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Poirot and Me

By David Suchet

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Published 07-Nov-2013


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As he films the final episode actor David Suchet recalls his experience of playing Agatha Christie's world-famous detective, Hercule Poirot, for almost a quarter of a century.


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George Orwell

By Robert Colls

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Published 13-Feb-2014


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A journey through the life and thought of George Orwell, from public school satirist and imperial policeman to Animal Farm and Nineteen Eighty Four.


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Real Jane Austen

By Paula Byrne

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Published 16-Jan-2014


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Who was the real Jane Austen? Overturning the traditional portrait of the author as conventional and genteel, bestseller Paula Byrne's landmark biography reveals the real woman behind the books.


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Story Lately Told

By Anjelica Huston

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Published 19-Nov-2013


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The first part of Academy Award-winning actress Anjelica Huston's spectacular memoir, in her own words


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Outsider

By Brian Sewell

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Published 31-Oct-2013


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Gandhi Before India

By Ramachandra Guha

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Published 03-Oct-2013


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The life of Mohandas Gandhi is one of the most remarkable and potent in the modern era. This title allows us to understand the personality and politics of Mohandas Gandhi. Drawing on many sources located in archives across four continents, it explores the many facets of Gandhi's life and struggles.


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Geek Sublime

By Vikram Chandra

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Published 06-Feb-2014


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Looks at the connection between the two worlds of art and technology. This book explores such varied topics as logic gates and literary modernism, the male machismo of geeks, the striking presence of an 'Indian Mafia' in Silicon Valley, and the writings of Abhinavagupta, the 10th-11th century Kashmiri thinker.


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Rob Delaney

By Rob Delaney

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Published 05-Dec-2013


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Diary of a Man in Despair

By Friedrich Reck

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Published 07-Mar-2013


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Poet's Daughters

By Katie Waldegrave

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Published 29-Aug-2013


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Dora Wordsworth and Sara Coleridge, were life-long friends. They were also the daughters of best friends: William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, the two poetic geniuses who shaped the Romantic Age. Living in the shadow of their fathers' extraordinary fame brought Sara and Dora great privilege, but at a terrible cost.


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