Bonkers: My Life in Laughs

by Saunders Jennifer

ISBN: 9780241001561

Binding: Hardback


Edmund Burke

Philosopher, Politician, Prophet

by Jesse Norman

Longlisted for the Samuel Johnson prize for non-fiction; both conservative and subversive, Burke's beliefs have never been more relevant than in today's 'Big Society', as MP Jesse Norman explains. Philosopher, statesman, and founder of modern ...

ISBN: 9780007489626

Binding: Hardback


Ponting: At the Close of Play

by Ricky Ponting

ISBN: 9780732291822

Binding: Hardback


The Boy on the Wooden Box

How the Impossible Became Possible ... on Schindler's List

by Leon Leyson

Leon Leyson (born Leib Lezjon) was only ten years old when the Nazis invaded Poland and his family was forced to relocate to the Krakow ghetto. With incredible luck, perseverance and grit, Leyson was able to survive the sadism of the Nazis, ...

ISBN: 9781471119675

Binding: Hardback


The Strange Case of Dr Terry and Mr Chimes

by Terry Chimes

The Strange Case of Dr Terry and Mr Chimes is an autobiography with a difference. It covers the life of a founding member of The Clash, a man who appears to many to be a dual personality. Surely the crazy muso bashing the drums in a succession of ...

ISBN: 9781922178244

Binding: Paperback


A Youth Not Wasted

A Memoir

by Ian Parkes

'People who truly live in the outback listen to it. What they hear, I do not know ...What the country says is beyond words.' In the early 1950s, Australia was riding on the sheep's back and no-one doubted the wisdom of making a life in the wool ...

ISBN: 9780732295349

Binding: Paperback


Kerry Stokes

Self-Made Man

by Margaret Simons

Plucked from an orphanage as an infant, Kerry Stokes grew up in the slums and streets of post-Depression Melbourne with his itinerant, adoptive parents. As a boy he trapped, skinned and sold rabbits to make ends meet, and seemed destined to a ...

ISBN: 9780670075423

Binding: Hardback Book


Little Failure: A Memoir

by Shteyngart Gary

ISBN: 9780241146682

Binding: Paperback


Mister Owita's Guide to Gardening How I Learned the Unexpected Jo

by Carol Wall

ISBN: 9780857983923

Binding: Paperback



Waylon, Willie, Kris, and the Outlaws of Nashville

by Michael Streissguth

Part biographies of these three legendary musicians and part exploration of the changing Nashville music scene in the late '60s, Outlaw is a fascinating in-depth look at a major turning point in country music, and the formidable forces behind ...

ISBN: 9780062038180

Binding: Hardback


Remembering Whitney: A Mother's Story of Love, Loss and the Night theMusic Stopped

by Cissy Houston

ISBN: 9780007501410

Binding: Paperback / softback


HRC: State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton

by Jonathan Allen & Amie Parnes

This is a riveting biography which combines deep reporting and West Wing-esque storytelling to reveal the strategising, machinations and last minute decision-making that have accompanied one of the greatest political comebacks in history.

ISBN: 9780091954499

Binding: Paperback


My Usual Table: A Life in Restaurants


ISBN: 9780062136473

Binding: Hardback


Now I Can Dance

by Tina Arena

Honest and intimate, funny and frank, Now I Can Dance is the long-awaited memoir from the very special, much-loved singer, songwriter and pop diva, Tina Arena. Over the course of her extensive career, starting as an eight-year-old star of Young ...

ISBN: 9780732297565

Binding: Paperback


What I Learned Along the Way

How to Live Bravely, Honestly and with Passion

by Dawn Fraser

Our Dawn is a champion. She is one of only three swimmers ever to have won gold in the same event in three consecutive Olympics, and in 1999, she was named the World's Greatest Living Female Water Sports Champion. She's been a rule-breaker, a ...

ISBN: 9781742574776

Binding: Hardback


Beauty, Disrupted

A Memoir

by Carre Otis

Throughout her career, supermodel and actress Carre Otis has been celebrated for her physical beauty, but in her brazenly honest memoir she revisits the ugliest part of her past to reveal the events that ultimately brought her to the kind of ...

ISBN: 9780062024459

Binding: Hardback


Chance Witness: An Outsider's Life in Politics

by Parris Matthew

A modern Conservative long before? The Conservative party became modern . . . Chastised by Margaret Thatcher for jumping into the Thames to save a dog, Matthew Parris was never destined for high office. In fact his life choices suggest he was an ...

ISBN: 9780241968291

Binding: Paperback / softback


I'm Talking

My life, my words, my music

by Kate Cerebrano & Tom Gilling

In her own unmistakeable voice, Kate Ceberano takes us on a very personal journey from her suburban childhood, her immersion in the Melbourne club scene of the eighties and her rise to stardom at the age of fourteen when she fronted the wildly ...

ISBN: 9780733630231

Binding: Paperback


Lost Spring,The


ISBN: 9781137279033

Binding: Hardback


My Inappropriate Life

by Heather McDonald

ISBN: 9781451672237

Binding: Paperback / softback