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  1. When I Die: Lessons from the Death Zone by Philip Gould

    When I Die: Lessons from the Death Zone by Philip Gould

    $8.92

    Written during the last few months of Philip Gould's life, this is a hugely inspiring and ultimately uplifting look at his 'lessons from the death zone' Learn More
  2. Living on the Devil's Doorstep by Floyd McClung
  3. Material Girl by Imogen Edwards-Jones

    Material Girl by Imogen Edwards-Jones

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    Tracking the development of a collection from concept to catwalk, onto the front pages of Vogue and then to the high street, it reveals the shocking mark-ups, the fabulous extremes and the shoddy shortcuts which the fashion industry would rather you didn't know about... Learn More
  4. Steve and Me by Terri Irwin

    Steve and Me by Terri Irwin

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    The bestselling story of Steve Irwin by his wife Terri now in paperback Learn More
  5. The Horse Girl by Beverli Rhodes

    The Horse Girl by Beverli Rhodes

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    Moving and at times horrific, The Horse Girl is an extraordinary story of hate redeemed by love, as well as a testament to the triumph of the human spirit over the most terrible adversity. Learn More
  6. Morphine and Dolly Mixtures by Carol-Ann Courtney

    Morphine and Dolly Mixtures by Carol-Ann Courtney

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    This is the true story of an 11-year old girl who, after her mother died of a brain tumour, was left in charge of her siblings. When her mother died Carol-Ann's father, who suffered from lung cancer and was a morphine addict, accused her of murdering her mother. Learn More
  7. A House by the Shore by Alison Johnson

    A House by the Shore by Alison Johnson

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    Omnibus edition of 'A House by the Shore' which documents the author's retreat from urban life to the ragged landscape of the island of Harris, and 'Scarista Style', a collection of her recipes. Learn More
  8. No Hands To Hold and No Legs To Dance On: A Thalidomide Survivor's Story by Louise Medus

    No Hands To Hold and No Legs To Dance On: A Thalidomide Survivor's Story by Louise Medus

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    A true story of the woman at the heart of the fight for justice for the victims of thalidomide. Learn More
  9. The Road Back Home: A Northern Childhood by Sid Waddell

    The Road Back Home: A Northern Childhood by Sid Waddell

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    Set amid the pit villages of the North East and stretching from the 1920s, before the author's parents had even met, to the final closing of the mine and his mother's death in 1999, this title paints a picture of a colourful, tight knit community full of good times and hard work, god-fearing women and hard-drinking men. Learn More
  10. Drums on the Night Air: A Woman's Flight from Africa's Heart of Darkness by Veronica Cecil

    Drums on the Night Air: A Woman's Flight from Africa's Heart of Darkness by Veronica Cecil

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    The powerful and moving account of one woman's flight from Africa's heart of darkness Learn More

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