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Templeton, Tom
A profound and moving portrait of one doctor's life and work in the NHS

438 Days: An Extraordinary True Story of Survival at Sea

Franklin, Jonathan
The incredible true survival story of one man's record-breaking 438 days lost at sea.

95% Dead: From Death Bed to World Record

Golding, James
Cycling world record holder and charity fundraiser James Golding reflects on near death, the extremes of his discipline and the true purpose of life. Originally a hedonistic, materialistic BMXer, Golding's life was changed by a cancer diagnosis aged 27. Unlikely survival led to new perspective and focus on ultra-endurance cycling.

A Bigger Message: Conversations with David Hockney

Gayford, Martin
does drawing make one 'see things clearer, and clearer, and clearer still', as Hockney suggests? What significance do different media - from a Lascaux cave wall to an iPad - have for the way we see? What is the relationship between the images we make and the reality around us? This title deals with these questions.


Atkins, Chris
A shocking and darkly funny account of the reality of Britain's prisons

A Book of Migrations

Solnit, Rebecca
Portrays in microcosm a history made of great human tides of invasion, colonization, emigration, nomadism and tourism. Enriched by cross-cultural comparisons with the history of the American West, this title carves a route through Ireland's history, literature and landscape.

A Book of Untruths

A family story told through a series of lies. Each short chapter features one of these lies and each lie builds to form a picture of a life - Miranda Doyle's life as she struggles to understand her complicated family and her own place within it. It is about love, family and marriage.

A Boy in the Water

Gregory, Tom

A Carnival of Snackery :: Diaries 2003-2020

Sedaris, David
'He is the American Alan Bennett - or would be, if Bennett had a history of serious substance abuse and a higher tolerance for sick humour' Times Literary Supplement 'He makes me laugh so much. In an era when US satire is outpacing our own he's a sharp, humane and hilarious voice that never fails to make you smile - and sometimes weep.'

A Child Called It

Pelzer, Dave
The unforgettable true story of one child's courage, resilience and unyielding determination to survive - this is the story that moved the world.

A Chinese Medicine Geometrical Healing Handbook

Jacques, Denys