Biography and True Stories

    Biography & True Stories

    Visceral: The Poetry of Blood

    By RJ Arkhipov

    Paperback £24.30

    An exploration of blood and its themes, through essays, photographs and poetry.

    Saltaire Blonde

    By Alan Hall

    Paperback £7.99

    A Normal Family: Everyday adventures with our autistic son

    By Henry Normal

    Hardback £12.65

    The Reason I Jump from the parents' perspective

    Confidence in Diplomacy

    By Abdul Rimdap

    Paperback £9.59

    Defending Nigeria at Home and Abroad

    The Quest for Queen Mary

    Hardback £19.80

    The Sheriff's Chauffeur

    By Bob Luckhurst

    Paperback £8.95

    The Sheriff's Chauffeur is a unique and fascinating story concerning the Lord Mayor and Sheriffs of the City of London during the 1958 - 1959 term of office. The story also covers the working relationship between sheriff and chauffeur with several serious confrontations, but it's the humorous encounters that make...

    Lloyd George

    By Richard Wilkinson

    Hardback £17.46

    David Lloyd George left a profound political legacy, despite being described by the wife of his successor, Herbert Asquith, as a 'gambler without foresight'. He is, of course, best known as the Prime Minister who led Britain to victory in World War I, but his contribution to domestic politics was...

    The Crown: Truth & Fiction

    By Hugo Vickers

    Paperback £4.55

    The Celebrated Analysis of Netflix Series THE CROWN

    How Hull coloured the World

    By Anthony C. Sissons

    Hardback £50.55

    From 1803, through six generations, Sissons manufactured paint in the city of Kingston upon Hull. With unequalled access to the personalities and the Company archive, the last member of the family to join the company captures both the entrepreneurial spirit of Sissons Brothers, and the family’s commitment to their staff...

    A Snake in My Shoe

    By Audrey Roth Bennet

    Hardback £11.43

    Audrey Roth Bennet invites the reader to look back on her interesting life. After marrying her husband, a civil engineer, Audrey travelled with him for work. They spent time in Pakistan, Iran, Wales, Tanzania and Turkey to name but a few countries!

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