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Sonali Deraniyagala: Wave

Sonali Deraniyagala: Wave On the morning of December 26, 2004, on the southern coast of Sri Lanka, Sonali Deraniyagala lost her parents, her husband, and her two young sons in the tsunami she miraculously survived. In this brave and searingly frank memoir, she describes those first horrifying moments and her long journey since. She has […]

Sports books collection

Pdf Booker T: My Rise To Wrestling Royalty: Booker T. Huffman, 2013 WWE Hall of Famer and winner of thirty-five championship titles within WWE, WCW, and TNA, has once again paired up with best-selling coauthor Andrew William Wright to uncover Booker T’s story from his humble pro wrestling beginnings to becoming a global superstar and […]

Ariel Levy: The Rules Do Not Apply

Ariel Levy: The Rules Do Not Apply When thirty-eight-year-old New Yorker writer Ariel Levy left for a reporting trip to Mongolia in 2012, she was pregnant, married, financially secure, and successful on her own terms. A month later, none of that was true. Levy picks you up and hurls you through the story of how […]

John Berger collection

John Berger collection John Berger’s Classic Text on Art John Berger’s Ways of Seeing is one of the most stimulating and the most influential books on art in any language. First published in 1972, it was based on the BBC television series about which the (London) Sunday Times critic commented: “This is an eye-opener in […]

Garrard Conley: Boy Erased: A Memoir

Garrard Conley: Boy Erased: A Memoir A beautiful, raw and compassionate memoir about identity, love and understanding. The son of a Baptist pastor and deeply embedded in church life in small town Arkansas, as a young man Garrard Conley was terrified and conflicted about his sexuality. When Garrard was a nineteen-year-old college student, he was […]

Born Gangster

Born Gangster by Jimmy Tippett Pdf, epub, mobi A fast-paced and funny, honest and uncompromising, this is the story of one of London’s most connected crime bosses. Jimmy Tippett Junior is from gangster aristocracy. Son of the legendary boxer and South London heavy, Jimmy Tippett, he has lives his life rubbing shoulders with the most […]

Bruce Lee: Tao of Jeet Kune Do

Bruce Lee: Tao of Jeet Kune Do From the Introduction: “In 1970, Bruce sustained a rather sever injury to his back. His doctors ordered him to discontinue the practice of martial arts and to remain in bed to allow his back heal. This was probably the most trying and dispiriting time in Bruce’s life. He […]

David Suchet, Geoffrey Wansell: Poirot and Me

David Suchet, Geoffrey Wansell: Poirot and Me Hercule Poirot, with his distinctive moustache and fastidious ways, is one of Agatha Christie’s finest creations and one of the world’s best-loved detectives. Through his television performance in ITV’s Agatha Christie’s Poirot, David Suchet has become inextricably linked with the ‘little Belgian’, a man whom he has grown […]

Iron Lazar: A Political Biography of Lazar Kaganovich By E. A. Rees

Iron Lazar: A Political Biography of Lazar Kaganovich By E. A. Rees Pdf, epub, mobi The first English-language biography of Lazar Kaganovich, one of Stalin’s leading deputies, ‘Iron Lazar’ investigates the life of a man of key importance to the shaping of the Stalinist state. With its insight into the political and personal relations of […]