'You can't do stuff if you're afraid' Alex's philosophy set the tone for the critically aclaimed documentary that followed the young music scholar in his final year at Eton as he prepared to conduct the Bach Magn... read more

A Passion for Living: The Amazing Story of a Boy Who Makes Every Day Matter
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To everything there is a season. A time to be born, a time to die

Grumpy Old Men: The Secret Diary
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When Dionysus the Renegade faked a Sophocles text in 400BC (cunningly inserting the arostic 'Heraclides is ignorant letters') to humiliate an academic rival, he paved the way for two millennia of increasingly outlandish literary hoaxers. The path from his mischievous stunt... read more

Telling Tales
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The 21st century is going to be remembered for the great, and final, shift of human populations out of rural, agricultural life into cities. Arrival City offers a detailed tour of the key places of the 'final migration' and explores the possibilities and pitfalls inherent in the developing new world order.

Arrival City: How the last great migration is changing our world
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San Pedro is Bolivia's most notorious prison. Small-time drug smuggler Thomas McFadden found himself on the inside. Marching Powder is the story of how he navigated this dark world of gangs, drugs and corruption to come out on top.Thomas found himself in a bizarre world, the prison reflecting all that... read more

Marching Powder
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The Sunday Times and New York Times Bestseller. Although Jodie is only eight years old, she is violent, aggressive, and has already been through numerous foster families. Her last hope is Cathy Glass...
Cathy, an experienced foster carer, is pressured into taking Jodie as ... read more

Damaged
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Since the invention of the engine people have been intrigued and excited by the hundreds of ways it can be adapted to propel oblects at ever-increasing speeds, and none has thrilled and fascinated more than the motorcycle, which represents mechanical power at its mos... read more

Classic Motorcycles
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This glamorous book, part of the "V&A Fashion in Detail" series, illustrates the intricate details of twentieth-century fashion. Spectacular photographs, accompanied by expert commentaries and specially commissioned line drawings, focus on fanciful D... read more

Twentieth-century Fashion in Detail
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In this sequel to the bestselling Gangs, Ross Kemp once again infiltrates groups of the deadliest criminals in countries as varied and far-reaching as Argentina, Thailand and Kenya. In Poland while investigating Neo-Nazi football hooligans, Ross is tear-gassed at a football mat... read more

Gangs II
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Series:Journey Along a River

In these books, each river is divided into five sections and each section begins with a map showing the area that will be covered. Map references are highlighted within the text to show the reader where they are on their journey.

Amazon
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Richard Hammond is internationally famous for co-presenting Top Gear over the last 4 years with Jeremy Clarkson; he also presented Brainiac: Science Abuse on Sky 1, Should I Worry About...? on BBC 1 and Time Commanders on BBC 2. His Richard Hammond's 5 O'Clock Show wa... read more

Or is That Just Me?
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Since 1922, when Howard Carter discovered Tut's 3,000-year-old tomb, most Egyptologists have presumed that the young king died of disease, or perhaps an accident, such as a chariot fall.
 
But what if his fate was actually much more sinister?
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The Murder of King Tut
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