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Tony 10
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Tony 10 was the online betting username of Tony O'Reilly, the postman who became front-page news in 2011 after he stole _1.75 million from An Post whi...
The silent witness
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'I'm so sorry, Casey,' my link worker John said, sounding weary. 'I know this is probably the worst time I could ring you, but we desperately need som...

Catching thunder
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December, 2014: In the forbidding waters off Antarctica, Captain Hammarstedt of the Bob Barker sets off on a voyage unlike any seen before. Across ten...
50 queers who changed the world
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Featuring beautifully illustrated portraits and profiles, 50 Queers Who Changed the World is a tribute to some of the most inspirational people of al...

An inconvenient death
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A DAILY TELEGRAPH BOOK OF THE YEAR. 'A compelling, authoritative insight into possibly the most controversial death in Britain this century' The Obser...
Harry & Meghan
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This highly illustrated, detailed account of Harry and Meghan's relationship celebrates the announcement of their wedding and tells the story of a tho...

Annabel vs the Internet
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Annabel Port has found herself in some bizarre and, let's say, diverse situations. She's sneaked around Google HQ in search of ball pools. She's exhib...
The moth
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With an introduction by Neil Gaiman Before television and radio, before penny paperbacks and mass literacy, people would gather on porches, on the st...

Rescue dogs and their second lives
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Rescuing a dog can change not only the dog's life but yours too. This book explains how. It also tells you everything you need to know about finding the right dog at a shelter near to you, and getting him or her used to you and their home. There is also appropriate advice on training and caring for your new friend.
Set free
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The man with the gun pushed me down onto the carpet. I tried to cower to make my body curl smaller, instinctively covering my head. 'Oh God, please d...

Metamorphosis
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The world is in transition. We are in transition. Change - and the desire for change - is everywhere you look. Yet we scarcely understand change, let ...
An armful of babies and a cup of tea
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For all fans of Call the Midwife - a touching memoir of a young health visitor in postwar England.After serving as a nurse in WW2, Molly Corbally join...

Terrorist hunter
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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe gripping true story of the undercover agent risking his life to fight terrorismTheir aim was to kill as many people a...
Chase the rainbow
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'A candid, warm, sad, surprisingly funny, raw, brave, bittersweet book.' - MATT HAIG 'Chase the Rainbow is a game-changing book. Poorna Bell's movin...

From source to sea
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Over the years, authors, artists and amblers aplenty have felt the pull of the Thames, and now travel writer Tom Chesshyre is following in their foots...
Felix the railway cat
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*THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER - AS SEEN ON THE ONE SHOW*It will make you laugh and it will make you cry: Felix The Railway Cat is the extraordinary tal...

The smartest guys in the room
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What went wrong with American business at the end of the 20th century?Until the spring of 2001, Enron epitomized the triumph of the New Economy. Feare...
The boy in 7 billion
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A powerful true story revealing a remarkable relationship between a dying son - and a mother that refuses to let him go. At the age of 10, Deryn was d...

The forgiveness project
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What is forgiveness?Are some acts unforgivable?Can forgiveness take the place of revenge?Powerful real-life stories from survivors and perpetrators of...
The last London
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A New Statesman Book of the Year London. A city apart. Inimitable. Or so it once seemed. Spiralling from the outer limits of the Overground to the p...

Tom Gilmartin
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No. 1 Bestseller A successful property developer in England, the Sligo-born Tom Gilmartin had ambitious plans for major retail developments in Dublin ...
The story of a shipwrecked sailor
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Gabriel Garcia Marquez, winner of the 1982 Nobel Prize for Literature and author of One Hundred Years of Solitude, started his literary career with th...

Until victory always
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Bord G?is Energy Sports Books of the Year 'Sports Book of the Year' The Sunday Times 'McGuinness' story is remarkable.' The Irish Independent '...
Chase the rainbow
Our Price: £12.99
'A candid, warm, sad, surprisingly funny, raw, brave, bittersweet book.' - MATT HAIG 'Chase the Rainbow is a game-changing book. Poorna Bell's movin...

All these wonders
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From storytelling phenomenon The Moth: a collection about risk, courage, and facing the unknown, drawn from the best stories ever told on their stages...
True tales of American life
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Chosen by Paul Auster out of the four thousand stories submitted to his radio programme on National Public Radio, these 180 stories provide a wonderfu...

Queer intentions
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Queer Intentions provides the ultimate exploration of the joys and pains of being LGBTQ+ in the West at a time when queer culture has never been so ma...
The secret life
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The slippery online ecosystem is the perfect breeding ground for identities: true, false, and in between. We no longer question the reality of online ...

How not to travel the world
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I had no life experience, zero common sense and had never eaten rice. I suffered from debilitating anxiety, was battling an eating disorder and had ju...
Glass half full
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Hail at harvest time is every wine grower's nightmare. For Seán and Caro Feely, a couple whose love of wine led them to create a flourishing organic ...

Angel wings
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Wonderful stories from around the world of those who have received signs that their angels are listening and helping them in their time of need.In Ang...
Trafficked girl
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When Zoe was taken into care at the age of 13, she thought she was finally going to escape from the cruel abuse she had suffered throughout her childh...

Will you love me?
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The eleventh memoir and latest title from the internationally bestselling author and foster carer Cathy Glass. This book tells the true story of Cathy...
Fitted up
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As army veteran Bill Johnstone watched his garage business burn to the ground, he was certain the fire had been started deliberately. And when the pol...

Part-time working mummy
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THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERWant to know the truth about what life is like as a mum and step-mum with a chaotic patchwork family?This book is everythin...
Pedal power
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A bike can be so many different things-a simple way of navigating busy city streets or enjoying quiet lanes, a cross-country steed to take a rider up ...

Monstrous creatures
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A fascinating, beautifully illustrated collection of stories from the hit podcast Lore - now an online streaming series They live in shadows - deep in...
Daddy blues
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Mark Williams led a content life; from a working-class background, he worked his way up into a promising career and then met the love of his life. Whe...

South of forgiveness
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A woman, a man, a rape, and a hard journey from violence to reconciliation. One ordinary spring morning in Reykjavik, Thordis Elva kisses her son and...
Dani's story
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Discover the extraordinary true-story by Diane and Bernie Lierow, in Dani's Story Dani was so severely neglected by her birth mother that she grew up ...

The 37th parallel
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The 37th Parallel tells the true story of a computer programmer whose investigations into alien activity lead him deep into a vast conspiracy stretchi...
Sins of the mother
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Sins of the Mother is a powerful and inspiring story of a family whose love was tested but never broken, who finally found the strength to heal the pa...

Whispering hope
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At the conclusion of my discussions with one group of the Magdalene Women one of those present sang 'Whispering Hope'. A line from that song stays in...
You can't run
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He would say to me, 'You can't stop me - no one can!' There was no let-up from his evil. I knew he would never stop, so I just had to do what I could...

Marriages are made in Bond Street
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In the spring of 1939, with the Second World War looming, two determined twenty-four-year-olds, Heather Jenner and Mary Oliver, decided to open a marr...
Out of Egypt
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This is an extraordinary memoir that reads like a saga and tells the tale of a vanished multicultural world from the Istanbul of the sultans to the Alexandria of Egypt up to Nasser.

Glimpses of heaven
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This collection of the thoughts, words and visions of dying patients offers readers a glimpse at what lies beyond and what the living can learn from the dying. The patients have described visions of angels and loved ones who have gone on before, the sounds of ethereal music, and colours that did not exist on earth.
The last London
Our Price: £18.99
A New Statesman Book of the Year London. A city apart. Inimitable. Or so it once seemed. Spiralling from the outer limits of the Overground to the p...

Felix the railway cat
Our Price: £11.69
**THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER**A HEARTWARMING CHRISTMAS STOCKING FILLER . . . It will make you laugh and it will make you cry: Felix The Railway Cat i...
Hollywood Babylon
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Kenneth Anger has fashioned a delicious . . . box of poisoned bonbons. Picking through the slag heap of the Hollywood dream factory, [he] has put tog...