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By Westin, Boel, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Sort Of Books, 2018
The Finnish-Swedish writer and artist Tove Jansson achieved worldwide fame as the creator of the Moomin stories, written between 1945 and 1970 and still...

By Seymour, Miranda, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Simon & Schuster, 2018
Drawing on unexplored sources, this biography presents a picture of a woman misunderstood, intense, loyal, generous - a woman possessed of a dark and...

By Stape, J. H. (John Henry), author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Arrow Books, [2017]
Never quite an Englishman, Joseph Conrad is depicted in this authoritative biography as a man who consistently reinvented himself, transforming fiction...

By Sebag Montefiore, Simon, 1965- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2017
Updated edition
Simon Sebag Montefiore, one of our pre-eminent historians, presents the lives of the giants who have made our world. The cast varies from conquerors,...

By Jarrett-Macauley, Delia, 1958-
Paperback. English.
Published Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2010
Una Marson is recognised as Britain's first 20th century black feminist. This book offers a biography of Marson, who was a poet, playwright, social activist...

By Mason, Nick, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2017
New edition
As the only member to have been part of the band throughout 50 years of existence, this is Nick Mason's insightful, self-deprecating take on Pink Floyd...

By Macy, Beth, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Pan Books, 2018
'Truevine' tells the extraordinary story of what really happened to the Muse brothers for the first time. It is an unforgettable story of cruelty and...

By MacAskill, Danny, 1985- author
Paperback. English.
Published UK: Penguin Books, 2017
Danny MacAskill lives on the edge. The cyclist is legendary for his YouTube viral videos like The Ridge, Cascadia and Imaginate: nerve-racking montages...

By Ogilvy, Ian, 1943- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Constable, 2017
From a liberal upbringing in post-war Britain, boarding school escapades and life at RADA, Ian Ogilvy has enjoyed an acting career spanning more than...

By Pankhurst, Emmeline, 1858-1928, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage, 2018
Soldier, criminal, militant, hooligan, revolutionary: these labels Emmeline Pankhurst took up and wore proudly in her long struggle for women's suffrage...
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