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Modernists & mavericks
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Sunday Times Art Book of the Year 2018'If you are interested in modern British art, the book is unputdownable. If you are not, read it.' - Grey Gowrie...
Modern nature
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A divine, meditative and inspiring diary of Derek Jarman's famous garden at Dungeness.'An essential - urgent - book for the 21st Century' Hans Ulrich ...

First time ever
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Born in New York City in 1935, Peggy Seeger enjoyed a childhood steeped in music and politics. Her father was the noted musicologist Charles Seeger; h...
Hot flush
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At the age of thirty-three, Michelle Heaton, singer, TV presenter, star of the hit ITV show The Real Full Monty, mother and wife underwent a double ma...

Nigel
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THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERA QUARTER OF A MILLION COPIES SOLDNIGEL - One of Britain's favourite dogs! MONTY - One of Britain's favourite presenters. ...
Bill Russell and the New Orleans jazz revival
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Born in 1905, Bill Russell demonstrated diverse musical interests from an early age. His significance as a percussion composer is well known amongst a...

Playing the bass with three left hands
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I can confirm that should you ever find yourself on stage playing the bass guitar with three left hands, it is usually the one in the middle that is t...
What does this button do?
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'I was spotty, wore an anorak, had biro-engraved flared blue jeans with purple and Sabbath written on the thighs, and rode an ear-splittingly unco...

Fighting on all fronts
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John Rothenstein, son of Sir William Rothenstein, a celebrated portrait painter, was born in 1901, four years after the Tate Gallery had been founded ...
Clothes, clothes, clothes, music, music, music, boys, boys, boys
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SUNDAY TIMES MUSIC BOOK OF THE YEARROUGH TRADE BOOK OF THE YEARMOJO BOOK OF THE YEARIn 1975, Viv Albertine was obsessed with music but it never occurr...

Me talk pretty one day
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A hilarious collection of essays from 'the premier observer of our world and its weirdnesses,' New York Times bestselling author David Sedaris (Adam K...
Lyrics 1962-2001
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For the first time in 15 years, a comprehensive, definitive collection of the lyrics of music legend and poet, Bob Dylan. From his early days of prote...

Always work with children and animals
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In this funny, moving and unique first memoir, John recounts his childhood, the high points and low points of one of the longest entertaining careers in history, and the people, family and animals in his own life which have shaped it.Throughout the 1970s and 1980s, John was, to children and parents alike, a friendly guide to the big wide world. And
The lives of the Surrealists
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No other art movement in history has contained two artists as different as Magritte and MirĂ³. This is because Surrealism was not in origin an art movement, but a philosophical strategy. It was a way of life - a rebellion against the establishment that had given the world the hideous slaughter of the First World War. Instead of trying to analyse th

Art sex music
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A SUNDAY TIMES, TELEGRAPH, ROUGH TRADE, PITCHFORK AND UNCUT MUSIC BOOK OF THE YEARSHORTLISTED FOR THE PENDERYN MUSIC BOOK PRIZEMusician and artist Cos...
Dress your family in corduroy and denim
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David Sedaris plays in the snow with his sisters.He goes on vacation with his family.He gets a job selling drinks.He attends his brother's wedding.He ...

'Tis herself
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Maureen O'Hara was born for Technicolour. Her fiery red hair and piercing green eyes made the screen crackle with electricity. Her bold Irish bearing ...
Debussy
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Claude Debussy was that rare creature, a composer who reinvented the language of music without alienating the majority of music lovers. He is the mode...

Jane Austen at home
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THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'This is my kind of history: carefully researched but so vivid that you are convinced Lucy Worsley was actually there at th...
How to be a bawse
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*Winner of the 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards: Non-Fiction Book of the Year!*The official debut book from YouTube phenomenon Lilly Singh.'The ultimate n...

Stripped bare
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The Sunday Times bestseller from one of the UK's best-loved television stars.'I'm a girl with a crazy head, a big heart and even bigger dreams. If I'v...
The Beatles anthology
Our Price: £22.50
From their years growing up in Liverpool through their ride to fame to their ultimate breakup, here's the inside story. It includes family snapshots, ...

Riviera dreaming
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In 1925 Barry Dierks, a young American architect, and his partner, an ex-Colonel in the British Army, built their dream home on windswept peninsula in...
Walk through walls
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'Her bravest work of performance art to date . . . Rawly intimate' ObserverThis memoir spans Marina Abramovic's five decade career, and tells a life s...

Some kind of hero
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For over 50 years, Albert R. Broccoli's Eon Productions has navigated the ups and downs of the volatile British film industry, enduring both critical ...
The speed of sound
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- A candid and entertaining memoir from rich and varied life: from chart-topping musician to Silicon Valley innovator. - Full of brilliant anecdotes ...

Uncommon people
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As heard on BBC 6 Music with Shaun Keveny, BBC Radio 5 Live and Talk Radio with Eamonn HolmesThe age of the rock star, like the age of the cowboy, has...
5 Seconds of Summer
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This book is pretty much our official story so far. It really does only seem like last week we played our first gig in at the Annandale hotel in Sydne...

Ma'am darling
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WINNER OF THE SOUTH BANK SKY ARTS LITERATURE AWARD 2018A GUARDIAN BOOK OF THE YEAR A TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR A SUNDAY TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR A DAILY...
Broad strokes
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Historically, major women artists have been excluded from the mainstream art canon. Aligned with the resurgence of feminism in pop culture, Broad Stro...

Me, you
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Let Dawn take you through the year with this create-your-own journal - a combination of Dawn's warm and witty writing and a diary with space for the...
Dear cancer, love Victoria
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'I can't bear not to be with these three most important people in my life. I can't bear not to be there alongside Mark as my children grow up. My brig...