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    Everyone dies. But some people die in bizarre ways. And for some reason, composers seem to be especially prone to such deaths. Falling Off A Clef describes some of those deaths, and the lives which the composers led.

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    The second volume of rip-roaring and hilarious recollections from Stanley Johnson.

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    Bringing together some of the very best literary interviews from Herbert Kretzmer's illustrious career.

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    The definitive biography of musical legend, Dusty Springfield.

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    For the first time the stories of the most important football matches ever played are brought together in this fascinating collection.

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    Stand Up Straight and Sing tells the story of Norman’s extraordinary journey in her own inimitable voice.

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    The extraordinary story of one of Britain's best-loved authors, now in paperback.

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    Recounting his extraordinary life, national treasure Andrew Sachs shines in this autobiography.

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    Signed by Andrew Sachs

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    Ideal accounts for the enthusiastic historian.

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    The story of the man who became a music legend.

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    An extraordinary look into the life of the legendary Scottish footballer.

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    More than a biography, this extraordinary book visits Maeve Binchy in the land of her birth, and sets out to discover the emotional contours which define her as a writer and person.

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    A glorious tale of sex, wealth and decadence in the immediate post-war period.

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    In her second biography, Anchee Min recounts the tragic events of her past, explores how they have made her who she is today and emphasises the significance of her daughter in this captivating journey.

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    Why crime rates really rose so astronomically – and why they have fallen.

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    According to Ardal O'Hanlon, Hugh Dennis is 'the most British person' he has ever met. Unsure as to whether he should be insulted or flattered, the Outnumbered and Mock the Week star presents a hilarious and insightful exploration of the changing image of Britain and Britishness.

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    This book charts the remarkable journey of Prince Henry, a seemingly ordinary young man with an extraordinary destiny.

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    The paperback edition of the bestselling biography of the eccentric British actor and star of the original Oliver!

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    Thirty five years after his death, the real Elvis Presley through the eyes of those who knew him

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    Novelist Robert Wiersema grew up with Bruce Springsteen's songs.His book tells the story of a man becoming a man and of the man and the music that have accompanied him on his journey.

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    The inside story of the campaign to put Boris Johnson back into power as London Mayor told by one of the top members of his campaign team who was at Borisʼs side throughout.

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    In this intimate portrait, William Mann incisively tells the story of Barbra Streisand before she became the icon.

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    Kingsley Amis and Philip Larkin altered the landscape of post-war British fiction and poetry. Here we see these two literary giants as never before.

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    The dramatic, poignant and revealing family biography of five generations of the Redgraves, one of the greatest acting dynasties of all time

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    The story of the man who arguably kick-started the British pop and rock scene and remains one of the most important and influential figures in British musical history

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    Strings Attached is the first telling of the fascinating life of a world-renowned musician and, equally, the story of a man and the making of his identity

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    The first book to cover the entire life and career of flamboyant actor-director Dennis Hopper

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    Ted and I is a unique portrait of a shared childhood between Gerald Hughes and his younger brother Ted, one of the finest and best-loved poets of modern times.

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    Michael Winner's Tales I Never Told feature stars of film and TV, figures from his personal life and things in general that have amused him and will amuse the reader

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    Edwina Currie's second volume of diaries, beginning in 1992 with her refusal to serve in John Major’s government

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    Violinist Viktoria Mullova's life is one of striking contrasts and huge challenges. An amazing true story of adventure, fear, love and music.

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    The definitive biography of a living legend.

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    Elkie Brooks tells her remarkable story in her own, unique voice.

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    Fizzing with the one-liners and surreal humour for which Milton Jones is famous, this is an authentic, hilarious story of the life of a stand-up comedian.

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    Though there have been numerous biographies of Greta Garbo, this is the first to investigate fully the two so-called missing periods in the life of Hollywood star.

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    Hitler's rise to power in Germany owed much to the creation of his own celebrity. This book is the shocking account of Hitler's fantasy of power and stardom.

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    Ryan O’Neal is the only person who can tell the story behind the headlines of his turbulent relationship with Farrah Fawcett. Both of Us, his only memoir, is everything their relationship was – at once exuberant, sad, and timeless.

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    As the UK government conducts its first happiness survey, Alastair Campbell looks at happiness as a political as well as a personal issue

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    Recently a long-lost journal belonging to Dracula author Bram Stoker was discovered in his great-grandson Noel ’s dusty attic. Assisted by a team of scholars and Stoker historians, Dacre Stoker and Professor Elizabeth Miller connect the dots between the contents of the journal and Bram Stoker’s later work.

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    When One Door Closes is the surprisingly funny, dramatic and often poignant story of Britain's most distinguished newsreader. An Iranian Fatwa hanging over him, shot through both legs during the Nigerian Civil War, Sissons has some fascinating stories to tell.

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    One from the Hart is the story of a resourceful, empowered woman and her atypical celebrity life. Stefanie tells her tale with the candour, wit, and wisdom that have come to embody the woman herself.

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    Steven Berkoff gives the reader a real insight and feeling of what it is like to tread the boards, and the passion, work, and intuition that goes into creating a role.

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    In his acclaimed autobiography, Michael Winner told some stories but kept back a wealth of others, which are recounted here with his customary wit and humour.

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    Each of these tales is testament to the achievement of ChildLine in teaching the nation how to listen to children who are suffering abuse, and giving a voice to the most vulnerable group in society.

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    Dear Cary is told with unparalleled honesty and hard-won wisdom. For anyone who has loved and lost, Cannon’s memoir is an exploration of what love means and how to go on living when it ends.

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    Patricia Bosworth shows us what a toll Jane Fonda's quest to excel (and please her demanding father, Henry) exacted and sheds light on truths she’s glossed over.

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    Dennis Hopper: The Wild Ride of a Hollywood Rebel is the first book to cover the entire life and career of flamboyant actor-director Dennis Hopper.

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    Featuring cartoons by Hoby, this book contains a selection of the very finest Borisisms.

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    Change We Can Believe In outlines Barack Obama's vision for America and its standing in the world.

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    Focussing on how the Romans made Europe work as a homogenous civilisation and looking at why we are failing to make the EU work in modern times, this is an authoritative and amusing study from bestselling author Boris Johnson.

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