A gripping anthology of life-changing events that happened to ordinary people   From the rags-to-riches story of the man who founded Pret A Manger and sold it for a fortune to the harrowing report of the woman who lost her memo... read more

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A journalist's new-life adventure exploring all India has to offer   A chance conversation with her greengrocer about the portrayal of India in the media inspired journalist Justine Hardy to leave London and spend a year working at the Indian Express in N... read more

Scoop-wallah: Life on a Delhi Daily
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After discovering the travel writings of a Victorian explorer and writer, Cherry Briggs decides to retrace his footsteps across the island of Ceylon--now known as the recently war-torn, tsunami-effected Sri LankaMr Fernando... read more

The Teardrop Island: Following Victorian Footsteps Across Sri Lanka
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Awards:Shortlisted for Financial Times/Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award 2012.

Based on more than forty interviews with Steve Jobs conducted over two years - as well as interviews with more than a hundred family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and colleagues - this is the acclaimed, internationally bestselling biography of the ultimate icon ... read more

Steve Jobs
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'Raw and real and funny and sad - I could not put this book down' - Jane Kennedy 'You might expect fluff and fashion ... what you get is harrowing, full-strength, funny and deeply satisfying - Zoë Foster ... read more

Butterfly on a Pin: A Memoir of Love, Despair and Reinvention
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Tibet was not just on the horizon, it capped it. Four thousand metres above this city was a country of stone and ice, and, even though it was officially closed, there was still a way in. A compelling and unforgettable encounter on the roof of t... read more

The Friendship Highway: Two Journeys in Tibet
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Iconic dogs in history, amazing dogs in myth and fiction, and real-life heroes a collection of tales of courageous canines The dogs in this book won't be donning red cloaks and tight, blue costumes. But they do have extraordina... read more

Super Dogs: Heart-Warming Stories of the World's Greatest Dogs
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An amazing true story of feline suvival and human ingenuity When Kate Allan's beloved black cat, Oscar, is found lying severely injured in a field near her Jersey home, she is sure the accident-prone feline has met its end. With both hind legs severed by a combine harv... read more

Oscar the Bionic Cat
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'Champagne and Polar Bears' is the true story of day-to-day survival in severe weather, adventures with inquisitive polar bears, and four months of total darkness. It also tells a story of one brave woman's personal development and a romance that developed in a small, frozen hut in the Arctic.

Champagne and Polar Bears
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In 2009, as the Black Saturday fires swept Victoria, writer and historian Robert Kenny defended his home in Redesdale. His fire plan was sound and he was prepared. But the reality of the fire was more ferocious and more unpredictable than he could ha... read more

Gardens of Fire: An Investigative Memoir
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One of the first women to fly, the fashionable Harriet Quimby (1875-1912) came of age in the fading years of a gilded era, determined to have more than the life of a farmer's wife. Beautiful, intelligent, and forever seeking the next adventure when her life ... read more

Harriet Quimby Flying Fair Lady
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Serial founder Remo Giuffre (REMO General Store, General Thinking and TEDxSydney) has taken his skills as a merchant and communicator and applied them with trademark candour to his own life as an entrepreneur and brand builder. This visual memoir (there are almost 800 full ... read more

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