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By Law, Phyllida, 1932- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Fourth Estate, 2014
Recently widowed and bringing up her two daughters - actresses Emma and Sophie Thompson - and working as a successful actress herself, Phyllida Law travelled...

By Izzard, Eddie, author
Hardback. English.
Published UK: Michael Joseph, 2017
Writing with the same candour and razor-sharp insight evident in his comedy, Eddie Izzard reflects on a childhood marked by unutterable loss, sexuality...

By Colquhoun, Kate, 1964-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Little, Brown, 2011
On the 9th of July 1864, Thomas Briggs walked through Fenchurch Station and entered carriage 69 on the 9.45 Hackney-bound train - little did he know that...

By Hollywood, Paul
Hardback. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2012
The son of a baker, Paul Hollywood is passionate about busting the myths that surround baking, sharing his finely honed skills, and showing that with...

By Mishra, Pankaj, author
Hardback. English.
Published UK: Allen Lane, 2017
How can we explain the origins of the great wave of paranoid hatreds that seem inescapable in our close-knit world - from American 'shooters' and ISIS...

By Tuckey, Harriet., author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Rider Books, 2013
On 29th May 1953, the summit of Mount Everest was finally reached. The achievement brought fame and honours to many involved - except the man who made...

By Crane, David, 1942- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2013
The extraordinary and forgotten story of the building of World War One cemeteries, due to the efforts of one remarkable man, Fabian Ware

By Edwards, Martin, 1955- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: British Library, 2017
The main aim of detective stories is to entertain, but the best cast a light on human behaviour and display both literary ambition and accomplishment....

By Goulson, Dave, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Jonathan Cape, 2013
Dave Goulson has always been obsessed with wildlife, from his childhood menagerie of exotic pets and dabbling in experimental taxidermy to his ground-...

By Winder, Simon, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Picador, 2013
For centuries, much of Europe was in the hands of the peculiar Habsburg family. An unstable mixture of wizards, obsessives, melancholics, bores, musicians...
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