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By Friedman, Lise
Paperback. English.
Published New York; London: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2010
Every day, letters, frequently addressed simply, 'Juliet, Verona', arrive in the city. And, amazingly, not one letter goes unanswered. This book tells...

By Macintyre, Ben, 1963-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2010
[New] ed
One April morning in 1943, a sardine fisherman spotted the corpse of a British soldier floating in the sea off the coast of Spain and set in train a course...

By Clarke, Kenneth, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Pan Books, 2017
[New] edition
In this memoir, Ken Clarke charts his remarkable progress from working-class boy to high political office; his trenchant observations and candid account...

By Kerangal, Maylis de, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: MacLehose Press, 2016
A twenty-four-hour whirlwind of death and life. This is the heart of Simon Limbeau. This is the black box of his twenty-year-old body, circulating five...

By Hilling, Wendy, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Coronet, 2017
Wendy Hilling has a rare skin condition which means her skin is very delicate. Every moment is difficult and causes pain. It affects the body inside and...

By Sheffield, Jack, 1945- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Bantam Press, 2017
It's 1986 and Jack Sheffield returns to Ragley village school for his tenth rollercoaster year as headteacher. It's the year of Margaret Thatcher's third...

By Bennett, Alan, 1934- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Profile Books, 2015
In the 1970s Miss Shepherd lived in a Reliant Robin van opposite the author's house in Camden. After many attacks by vandals the author invited her to...

By Macintyre, Ben, 1963-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2012
D-Day, 6 June 1944, the turning point of the Second World War, was a victory of arms. But it was also a triumph for a different kind of operation: one...

By Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2010
Elizabeth Gilbert is in her 30s, settled in a large house with a husband who wants to start a family. But she doesn't want any of it. A bitter divorce...

By Smith, Zadie
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2001
White Teeth is a comic epic of multicultural Britain by one of the most exciting young writers of 2000. It tells the story of immigrants in England over...
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