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Into the mountain: a life of Nan Shepherd

By Peacock, Charlotte, author
Book. English.
Published Cambridge: Galileo, 2017
In the 1930s, the writer and poet, Nan Shepherd was one of North-East Scotland's best known literati. Three novels, 'The Quarry Wood', 'The Weatherhouse...

My life

By Hunniford, Gloria, 1940- author
Book. English.
Published London: John Blake, 2017
Gloria Hunniford is one of the nation's best-loved television hosts. Yet her journey to the top was far from simple; born and raised in rural Ireland,...

Finding my virginity: the new autobiography

By Branson, Richard, author
Book. English.
Published London: Virgin Books, 2017
50 years ago, Sir Richard Branson started his first business. In his new autobiography, the Virgin Founder shares his personal, intimate thoughts on five...

A clear blue sky

By Bairstow, Jonny, author
Book. English.
Published London: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2017
As a young boy of eight, Jonny Bairstow was dealt a cruel blow. His father David 'Bluey' Bairstow, the combative and very popular wicketkeeper and captain...

A life of my own

By Tomalin, Claire
Book. English.
Published UK: Viking, 2017
As one of the best biographers of her generation, Claire Tomalin has written about great novelists and poets to huge success: now, she turns to look at...

Ma'am darling: 99 glimpses of Princess Margaret

By Brown, Craig
Book. English.
Published London: 4th Estate, 2017
John Fowles dreams of seducing her. Andy Warhol photographs her. Lucian Freud dances with her. Jack Nicholson puts his arm around her. Gore Vidal adores...

Margaret Thatcher: the authorized biography. Volume two, Everything she wants

By Moore, Charles
Book. English.
Published UK: Penguin Books, 2016
Margaret Thatcher was the longest-serving Prime Minister of the 20th century and one of the most influential figures of the postwar era. Volume two of...


By Smith, Sean
Book. English.
Published London: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2017
'George' is the story of two extraordinary lives - the private man and the public legend. Georgios Panayiotou was just 18 when he decided to adopt the...

Like a bat out of hell: the larger-than-life story of Meat Loaf

By Wall, Mick
Book. English.
Published London: Trapeze, 2017
'I never wanted to be a big star. I just wanted to be the biggest at what I do! Powerful, unstoppable, heavy - when that word still meant something good...

Klopp: bring the noise

By Honigstein, Raphael
Book. English.
Published London: Yellow Jersey Press, 2017
Jürgen Klopp's super-sized personality and all-or-nothing style of football and management made him the perfect choice to pump up the volume at Anfield...
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