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An inconvenient death
Our Price: £16.99
A DAILY TELEGRAPH BOOK OF THE YEAR. 'A compelling, authoritative insight into possibly the most controversial death in Britain this century' The Obser...
Occasional magic
Our Price: £12.99
Before television and radio, people would gather on porches or on the steps outside their homes and tell stories. Their bewitched listeners would sit and listen long into the night as moths flitted around overhead. Storytelling phenomenon The Moth recaptures this lost art each week in cities across America, Britain, Australia, and beyond, playing t

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
Our Price: £8.09
'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...

A long way from home
Our Price: £8.99
The true story of 2 year-old Anna, abandoned by her natural parents, left alone in a neglected orphanage.Elaine and Ian had travelled half way round t...
Harry & Meghan
Our Price: £15.29
This highly illustrated, detailed account of Harry and Meghan's relationship celebrates the announcement of their wedding and tells the story of a tho...

Rescue dogs and their second lives
Our Price: £8.09
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
Our Price: £8.99
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...

Catching thunder
Our Price: £11.69
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...
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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 ...

Son of mine
Our Price: £12.99
Son of Mine is a beautiful, multi-layered account of what it means to be a family. Peter Papathanasiou successfully intertwines two life journeys - hi...
An inconvenient death
Our Price: £8.99

Chase the rainbow
Our Price: £8.09
'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
Our Price: £15.29
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
Our Price: £7.19
*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...
Part-time working mummy
Our Price: £7.99
We lead messy complicated lives. For Rachaele, blogging isn't just about laughing at your boob leaking in front of the postman, it's about shining a light on the very real ups and downs (from having fun with your beautiful kids and watching them grow, to meltdowns, domestic violence, bullying and more). This is a story of family madness, wonder war

The smartest guys in the room
Our Price: £9.89
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 forgiveness project
Our Price: £8.99
What is forgiveness?Are some acts unforgivable?Can forgiveness take the place of revenge?Powerful real-life stories from survivors and perpetrators of...

Dream horse
Our Price: £16.99
Janet Vokes was working behind the bar in her local working men's club in the small Welsh mining community of Cefn Fforest when she fixed upon the idea of breeding a racehorse. She'd always loved animals, having dabbled in showing whippets and racing pigeons, and her husband Brian used to be a rag and bone man with a horse of his own. Why shouldn't
The last London
Our Price: £8.99
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...