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A Primate\ A Primate\'s Memoir 12933390
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Brooklyn-born Robert Sapolsky grew up wishing he could live in the primate diorama in the Museum of Natural History. At school he wrote fan letters to primatologists and even taught himself Swahili, all with the hope of one day joining his primate brethren in Africa.... www.bookvoed.ru
I Am, I Am, I Am. Seventeen Brushes With Death 13304710 фото I Am, I Am, I Am. Seventeen Brushes With Death 13304710
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I AM, I AM, I AM is a memoir with a difference - the unputdownable story of an extraordinary womans life in near-death experiences. Insightful, inspirational, gorgeously written, it is a book to be read at a sitting, a story you finish newly conscious of lifes fragil... www.bookvoed.ru
Flanagan R. First Person 9234716 фото Flanagan R. First Person 9234716
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Young and penniless, Kif Kehlmann, is rung in the middle of the night by notorious con man and corporate criminal, Siegfried Heidl. About to go to trial for defrauding the banks of $700 million, Heidl proposes a deal: $10,000 for Kehlmann to ghostwrite his memoir in ... www.bookvoed.ru
How To Save It. Fix Your Finances 12933313 фото How To Save It. Fix Your Finances 12933313
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A new pocket-sized series from #Merky Books: part memoir, part practical guide, in which readers can learn a new craft, idea or skill from an established expert. www.bookvoed.ru
I Am An Island 13306014 фото I Am An Island 13306014
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Memoir of the year - Vogue A wondrous, sensuous memoir of salt-stung survival . . . clear-eyed and poetic prose Sunday Times A fascinating memoir - Daily Mail When Tamsin Calidas first arrives on a remote island in the Scottish Hebrides, it feels like coming home. Di... www.bookvoed.ru
Fry S. Moab is my washport 13007587 фото Fry S. Moab is my washport 13007587
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Stephen Fry's bestselling memoir tells how, sent to a boarding school 200 miles from home at the age of seven, he survived beatings, misery, love, ecstasy, carnal violation, expulsion, imprisonment, criminal conviction, probation and catastrophe to emerge, at eightee... www.bookvoed.ru
Sophie Calle. Sophie Calle: True stories 399748 фото Sophie Calle. Sophie Calle: True stories 399748
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Sophie Calle's 1994 classic features four new tales in a new expanded editionFirst published in French in 1994, quickly acclaimed as a photobook classic and since republished and enhanced, True Stories returns for the sixth time, gathering a series of short auto... www.respublica.ru
Inferno: A Memoir of Motherhood and Madness 13305626 фото Inferno: A Memoir of Motherhood and Madness 13305626
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Inferno is the riveting memoir of a young mother who is separated from her newborn son and husband when she's involuntarily committed to a psychiatric ward in New Jersey after a harrowing bout of postpartum psychosis. When Catherine Cho and her husband set off from L... www.bookvoed.ru
Defoe Daniel Memoirs of a Cavalier 659671 фото Defoe Daniel Memoirs of a Cavalier 659671
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Daniel Defoe was an English trader, writer, pamphleteer and journalist. He is most famous for his novel "Robinson Crusoe", which is second only to the Bible in its number of translations. Memoirs of a Cavalier is a work of historical fiction, set during the Thirty Ye... www.labirint.ru
Mariengof Anatoly A Novel Without Lies. Volume 23 415300 фото Mariengof Anatoly A Novel Without Lies. Volume 23 415300
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This frank and detailed memoir of Sergey Esenin is indispensable for anyone interested in the literary avant-garde of the twenties. www.labirint.ru
Swift J. Gullivers Travels 341960 фото Swift J. Gullivers Travels 341960
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Jonathan Swifts classic satirical narrative was first published in 1726, seven years after Defoes "Robinson Crusoe" (one of its few rivals in fame and breadth of appeal). As a parody travel-memoir it reports on extraordinary lands and societies,... www.bookvoed.ru
Herriot J. It Shouldnt Happen to a Vet (м) Herriot 10420671 фото Herriot J. It Shouldnt Happen to a Vet (м) Herriot 10420671
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A special Pans 70th anniversary edition of James Herriots hilarious memoir of his veterinary adventures in Yorkshire. A special edition of It Shouldnt Happen to a Vet by James Herriot reissued with a bright retro design to celebrate Pans 70th anniversary. Ensconced i... www.bookvoed.ru
Becoming 13305506 фото Becoming 13305506
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Now in paperback featuring a new introduction by Michelle Obama, a letter from the author to her younger self, and a book club guide with 20 discussion questions and a 5-question Q&A, the intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United... www.bookvoed.ru
Orwell G. Homage to Catalonia 13007276 фото Orwell G. Homage to Catalonia 13007276
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There are occasions where it pays better to fight and be beaten than not to fight at all' Both a memoir of Orwell's experiences during the Spanish Civil War and a heartfelt tribute to those who died, Homage to Catalonia is an extraordinary first-hand record of him ti... www.bookvoed.ru
Brampton Sally Shoot the Damn Dog: A Memoir of Depression 714582 фото Brampton Sally Shoot the Damn Dog: A Memoir of Depression 714582
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'This brave and moving memoir challenges all the cliches about mental illness ... All who know the pain of depression will find the book immensely useful, and so will their friends and relations' Sunday Times Shoot the Damn Dog blasts the stigma of depression as a ch... www.labirint.ru
Fragile Lives 10662424 фото Fragile Lives 10662424
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An incredible memoir from one of the world’s most eminent heart surgeons, recalling some of the most remarkable and poignant cases he’s worked on. Grim Reaper sits on the heart surgeon’s shoulder. A slip of the hand and life ebbs away. The balance between life and de... www.bookvoed.ru
Stevenson Robert Louis The Silverado Squatters 667460 фото Stevenson Robert Louis The Silverado Squatters 667460
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Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, travel writer, and essayist. He was a celebrity during his lifetime for works like "Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" and "Treasure Island." Now he is one of the most translated authors in the w... www.labirint.ru
Buruma I. A Tokyo Romance a memoir 10172451 фото Buruma I. A Tokyo Romance a memoir 10172451
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When Ian Buruma arrived in Tokyo as a young film student in 1975, he found a feverish and surreal metropolis in the midst of an economic boom, where everything seemed new and history only remained in fragments.Through his adventures in the world of avant-garde theatr... www.bookvoed.ru
Bremzen Von Anya Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing 729329 фото Bremzen Von Anya Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing 729329
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A James Beard Award-winning writer captures life under the Red socialist banner in this wildly inventive, tragicomic memoir of feasts, famines, and three generations Born in 1963, in an era of bread shortages, Anya grew up in a communal Moscow apartment where eightee... www.labirint.ru
Abramovic Marina Walk Through Walls A Memoir 729349 фото Abramovic Marina Walk Through Walls A Memoir 729349
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'Her bravest work of performance art to date . . . Rawly intimate' Observer This memoir spans Marina Abramovic's five decade career, and tells a life story that is almost as exhilarating and extraordinary as her groundbreaking performance art. Taking us from her earl... www.labirint.ru
Memorial Drive 13305970 фото Memorial Drive 13305970
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A chillingly personal and exquisitely wrought memoir of a daughter reckoning with the brutal murder of her mother at the hands of her former stepfather, and the moving, intimate story of a poet coming into her own in the wake of a tragedy At age nineteen, Natasha Tre... www.bookvoed.ru
Obama Michelle Becoming. Adapted for Younger Readers 817501 фото Obama Michelle Becoming. Adapted for Younger Readers 817501
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A younger reader's edition of the number-one bestselling memoir by former first lady of the United States, Michelle Obama. With a new introduction from Mrs Obama herself. What's important is our story, our whole story, including those moments when we feel a little vu... www.labirint.ru
Matthews Owen Stalin Matthews Owen Stalin's Children 323916
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On a midsummer day in 1937, Boris Bibikov kissed his two daughters goodbye and disappeared. One of those girls, Lyudmila, was to fall in love with a tall young foreigner in Moscow at the height of the Cold War and embark on a dangerous and passionate affair. Decades ... www.labirint.ru
How To Be a Woman 10662206 фото How To Be a Woman 10662206
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Listen to the brand new dramatisation of How To Be a Woman, narrated by Caitlin herself, as part of BBC Radio 4s Riot Girls season Selected by Emma Watson for her feminist book club Our Shared Shelf Its a good time to be a woman: we have the vote and the Pill, and we... www.bookvoed.ru
Paolini Christopher The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm 784619 фото Paolini Christopher The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm 784619
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Relish the incomparable imagination of Christopher Paolini in this thrilling collection of stories based in the world of the Inheritance Cycle. It's been a year since Eragon departed Alagaesia in search of the perfect home to train a new generation of Dragon Riders. ... www.labirint.ru
Powell Julie Julie and Julia. My Year of Cooking Dangerously 529922 фото Powell Julie Julie and Julia. My Year of Cooking Dangerously 529922
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Julie & Julia, the bestselling memoir that's "irresistible....A kind of "Bridget Jones" meets "The French Chef"" ("Philadelphia Inquirer"), is now a major motion picture. Julie Powell, nearing thirty and trapped in a dead-end secretarial job, resolves to reclaim her ... www.labirint.ru
Mantel Hilary Mantel Pieces 839332 фото Mantel Hilary Mantel Pieces 839332
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A stunning collection of essays and memoir from twice Booker Prize winner and international bestseller Hilary Mantel, author of The Mirror and the Light In 1987, when Hilary Mantel was first published in the London Review of Books, she wrote to the editor, Karl Mille... www.labirint.ru
Alda Alan Never Have Your Dog Stuffed (NY Times bestseller) 599581 фото Alda Alan Never Have Your Dog Stuffed (NY Times bestseller) 599581
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He's one of America's most recognisable and acclaimed actors - a star on "Broadway", an Oscar nominee for "The Aviator", and the only person to ever win Emmys for acting, writing, and directing during his eleven years on MASH. Now Alan Alda has written a memoir as el... www.labirint.ru
Stevenson Robert Louis In the South Seas 664898 фото Stevenson Robert Louis In the South Seas 664898
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Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, travel writer, and essayist. He was a celebrity during his lifetime for works like "Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" and "Treasure Island." Now he is one of the most translated authors in the w... www.labirint.ru
Twain Mark Life on the Mississippi 667467 фото Twain Mark Life on the Mississippi 667467
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Mark Twain (1835-1910) was an American writer, journalist, and publisher. Among his most famous novels are "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" and its sequel, "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." Most of his finest work includes many genres such as humor, satire, and phi... www.labirint.ru
London Jack The Road 668131 фото London Jack The Road 668131
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Jack London was an American novelist, journalist and social activist. Pioneering the genre of magazine fiction and prototyping science fiction, he became one of the first writers, who gained worldwide fame and a large fortune. "The Road" is an autobiographical memoir... www.labirint.ru
Stevenson Robert Louis The Silverado Squatters 677147 фото Stevenson Robert Louis The Silverado Squatters 677147
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Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson was a Scottish novelist, poet, travel writer, and essayist. His most famous works are "Treasure Island" and "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde." Now he is one of the most translated authors in the world. "The Silverado Squatte... www.labirint.ru
Baksi Kurdo Stieg Larsson, My Friend 795631 фото Baksi Kurdo Stieg Larsson, My Friend 795631
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Five years after his death, Stieg Larsson is best known as the author of the Millennium Trilogy, but during his career as a journalist he was a crucial protagonist in the battle against racism and for democracy in Sweden, and one of the founders of the anti-facist ma... www.labirint.ru
Haig Matt The Comfort Book 830437 фото Haig Matt The Comfort Book 830437
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The Instant Number One Sunday Times Bestseller Reflections on hope, survival and the messy miracle of being alive It is a strange paradox, that many of the clearest, most comforting life lessons are learned while we are at our lowest. But then we never think about fo... www.labirint.ru
Fry Stephen Fry Chronicles 664579 фото Fry Stephen Fry Chronicles 664579
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I am English. Tweedy. Pukka. Confident. Establishment. Self-assured. In charge. That is how people like to see me, be the truth never so at variance. In fact, I am chronically overmastered by a sense of failure, underachievement and a terrible knowledge that I have b... www.labirint.ru
I Am Zlatan Ibrahimovic 13305315 фото I Am Zlatan Ibrahimovic 13305315
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I AM ZLATAN - the explosive, critically-acclaimed memoir of Zlatan Ibrahimovich, one of the worlds most gifted and controversial footballers Why be a Fiat when you can be a Ferrari? Welcome to planet Zlatan. This is the story of how a Swedish outsider rose from pover... www.bookvoed.ru
Cairns Warwick In Praise of Savagery 322910 фото Cairns Warwick In Praise of Savagery 322910
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This is the story of a journey into an uncharted land inhabited by murderous tribal warriors and ruled over by a bloodthirsty sultan. And of the man who lived to tell the tale. It is also the story of the author's own journey, fifty years later, to a mud hut in Afric... www.labirint.ru
The Illusion of Living 13305642 фото The Illusion of Living 13305642
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Enter the mind of Joey Drew in this exclusive memoir, sure to captivate fans of the hit horror video games Bendy and the Ink Machine and Bendy and the Dark Revival ! Bendy fans will delight in poring over the memoir of his ingenious creator, Joey Drew. From humble be... www.bookvoed.ru
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood 13306715 фото Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood 13306715
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The memoir of one man’s coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. Trevor Noah’s unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to the desk of The Daily Show began with a criminal act: his birth. Trevor was born t... www.bookvoed.ru
Whitaker Holly Quit Like a Woman. The Radical Choice to Not Drink in a Culture Obsessed with Alcohol 777315 фото Whitaker Holly Quit Like a Woman. The Radical Choice to Not Drink in a Culture Obsessed with Alcohol 777315
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Holly's story was that of all the women who try to conform to a life they are told they should want - one that looks good on paper and in movies. She drank green juice and made all the right sounds with men she didn't really like and killed it in the board room and h... www.labirint.ru
Inside Out 13306055 фото Inside Out 13306055
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A Best Book of the Year: The New Yorker, The Guardian, The Sunday Times, The Daily Mail, Good Morning America, She Reads Famed American actress Demi Moore at last tells her own story in a surprisingly intimate and emotionally charged memoir. For decades, Demi Moore h... www.bookvoed.ru
Smith Patti Year of the Monkey 769920 фото Smith Patti Year of the Monkey 769920
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A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER From the National Book Award-winning author of Just Kids 'Magical' GUARDIAN 'A gripping tale of the search for meaning in times of turbulence - expressed with Smith's signature poetic flair' VOGUE 'Extraordinary ... A tense, teasing mix of... www.labirint.ru
Westaby Stephen Fragile Lives. A Heart Surgeon Westaby Stephen Fragile Lives. A Heart Surgeon's Stories of Life and Death on the Operating Table 708709
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Shortlisted for the Costa biography prize The Sunday Times no.2 bestseller Winner of the BMA president's award 2017 An incredible memoir from one of the world's most eminent heart surgeons, recalling some of the most remarkable and poignant cases he's worked on. Grim... www.labirint.ru
Quit Like a Woman 10662784 фото Quit Like a Woman 10662784
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Hollys story was that of all the women who try to conform to a life they are told they should want - one that looks good on paper and in movies. She drank green juice and made all the right sounds with men she didnt really like and killed it in the board room and had... www.bookvoed.ru
Murakami H. First Person Singular 13304975 фото Murakami H. First Person Singular 13304975
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The eight masterly stories in this new collection are all told in the first person by a classic Murakami narrator. From nostalgic memories of youth, meditations on music and an ardent love of baseball to dreamlike scenarios, an encounter with a talking monkey and inv... www.bookvoed.ru
Happy Fat: Taking Up Space in a World That Wants to Shrink You 10662411 фото Happy Fat: Taking Up Space in a World That Wants to Shrink You 10662411
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You need this book. Your mum needs this book. Your best friend needs this book. Everyone needs a dose of Happy Fat! Julie Murphy In Happy Fat, comedian Sofie Hagen shares how she removed fatphobic influences from her daily life and found self-acceptance in a world wh... www.bookvoed.ru
F**k, I think I\ F**k, I think I\'m Dying. How I Learned to Live With Panic 13305899
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Award-winning blogger and author of We're All Mad Here, Claire Eastham is an expert on panic. She's not a doctor or an academic, but over a seven-year period, she has experienced 371 panic attacks (and counting), and learnt a thing or two along the way. Part memoir, ... www.bookvoed.ru
We Are Displaced 13305247 фото We Are Displaced 13305247
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In this powerful and emotional New York Times bestseller, Nobel Peace Prize winner and activist Malala Yousafzai shares various stories of displacement, including her own. Part memoir, part communal storytelling. We Are Displaced introduces readers to some of the inc... www.bookvoed.ru
How I Learned to Understand the World 13305884 фото How I Learned to Understand the World 13305884
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This is a book that contains very few numbers. Instead, it is about meeting people who have opened my eyes. It was facts that helped him explain how the world works. But it was curiosity and commitment that made the late Hans Rosling, author of worldwide bestseller F... www.bookvoed.ru
Landscapes of the Metropolis of Death 12934450 фото Landscapes of the Metropolis of Death 12934450
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Otto Dov Kulka's memoir of a childhood spent in Auschwitz is a literary feat of astounding emotional power, exploring the permanent and indelible marks left by the Holocaust Winner of the JEWISH QUARTERLY-WINGATE PRIZE 2014 As a child, the distinguished historian Ott... www.bookvoed.ru
Rushdie Salman Joseph Anton. A Memoir 420954 фото Rushdie Salman Joseph Anton. A Memoir 420954
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From the author of The Satanic Verses and Midnight's Children, which was awarded the Best of the Booker Prize in 1993, comes an unflinchingly honest and fiercely funny account of a life turned upside-down. On Valentine's Day, 1989, Salman Rushdie received a telephone... www.labirint.ru
Fight Like a Girl 776025 фото Fight Like a Girl 776025
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An incendiary debut taking the world by storm, Fight Like A Girl is an essential manifesto for feminists new, old and soon-to-be. Online sensation and fearless feminist heroine, Clementine Ford is a beacon of hope and inspiration to thousands of women and girls. In t... www.labirint.ru
Stephen Hawking 10662158 фото Stephen Hawking 10662158
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An icon of the last fifty years, Stephen Hawking seems to encapsulate genius: not since Albert Einstein has a scientific figure held such a position in popular consciousness. In this enthralling memoir, writer and physicist Leonard Mlodinow tells the story of his fri... www.bookvoed.ru
Eco Umberto Numero Zero 563281 фото Eco Umberto Numero Zero 563281
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1945, Lake Como. Mussolini and his mistress are captured and shot by local partisans. The precise circumstances of II Duce's death remain shrouded in confusion and controversy. 1992, Milan. Colonna, a depressed hack writer, is offered a fee he can't refuse to ghost-w... www.labirint.ru
Backman Fredrik Things My Son Needs to Know About The World 817335 фото Backman Fredrik Things My Son Needs to Know About The World 817335
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In between the sleep-obsessed lows and oxytocin-fuelled highs, Backman takes a step back to share his own experience of fatherhood and how he navigates such unchartered territory. Part memoir, part manual, part love letter to his son, this book relays the big and the... www.labirint.ru
London Jack The Road 652936 фото London Jack The Road 652936
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Jack London (1876-1916) was an American novelist, journalist and social activist. Pioneering the genre of magazine fiction and prototyping science fiction, he became one of the first writers, who gained worldwide fame and a large fortune. This book is an autobiograph... www.labirint.ru
Palahniuk C. Consider This: Moments in My Writing Life after Which Everything Was Different 12933444 фото Palahniuk C. Consider This: Moments in My Writing Life after Which Everything Was Different 12933444
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In this spellbinding blend of memoir and insight, bestselling author Chuck Palahniuk shares stories and generous advice on what makes writing powerful and what makes for powerful writing. With advice grounded in years of careful study and a keenly observed life, Pala... www.bookvoed.ru
Orwell George Down and Out in Paris and London 801079 фото Orwell George Down and Out in Paris and London 801079
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Three francs will feed you till tomorrow, and you cannot think further than that... As a young man struggling to find his voice as a writer, George Orwell left the comfort of home to live in the impoverished working districts of Paris and London. He would document bo... www.labirint.ru
Gilbert Elizabeth Committed 584271 фото Gilbert Elizabeth Committed 584271
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The #1 New York Times bestselling follow-up to Eat, Pray, Love--an intimate and erudite celebration of love. At the end of her memoir Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert fell in love with Felipe, a Brazilian living in Indonesia. The couple swore eternal love, but also... www.labirint.ru
London Jack On the Makaloa Mat and The Road 659719 фото London Jack On the Makaloa Mat and The Road 659719
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Jack London was an American novelist, journalist and social activist. Pioneering the genre of magazine fiction and prototyping science fiction, he became one of the first writers, who gained worldwide fame and a large fortune. On the Makaloa Mat is a collection of se... www.labirint.ru
An Astronaut\ An Astronaut\'s Guide to Life on Earth 13305017
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Back on the earth after three spaceflights, Chris Hadfields captivating memoir An Astronauts Guide to Life on Earth reveals extraordinary stories from his life as an astronaut, and shows how to make the impossible a reality. Colonel Chris Hadfield has spent decades t... www.bookvoed.ru
Orwell George Down and Out in Paris and London 710053 фото Orwell George Down and Out in Paris and London 710053
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George Orwell's vivid memoir of his time living among the desperately poor and destitute, Down and Out in Paris and London is a moving tour of the underworld of society. 'You have talked so often of going to the dogs - and well, here are the dogs, and you have reache... www.labirint.ru
My Life with Boris 10662794 фото My Life with Boris 10662794
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In this poignant memoir, Naina Yeltsina, the wife of the first president of Russia, recounts the compelling story of her life, from her earliest childhood memories and the time when she met and became engaged to Boris Yeltsin, her companion of over fifty years, to th... www.bookvoed.ru
Palahniuk C. Consider This 10490461 фото Palahniuk C. Consider This 10490461
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Renowned, bestselling novelist Chuck Palahniuk takes us behind the scenes of the writing life, with postcards from decades on the road and incredible examination of the power of fiction and the art of storytelling. In this spellbinding blend of memoir and insight, be... www.bookvoed.ru
King Stephen On Writing 692578 фото King Stephen On Writing 692578
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There is a reason why Stephen King is one of the bestselling writers in the world, ever. Described in the Guardian as 'the most remarkable storyteller in modern American literature', Stephen King writes books that draw you in and are impossible to put down. Part memo... www.labirint.ru
Palahniuk Chuck Consider This. Moments in My Writing Life after Which Everything Was Different 825122 фото Palahniuk Chuck Consider This. Moments in My Writing Life after Which Everything Was Different 825122
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In this spellbinding blend of memoir and insight, bestselling author Chuck Palahniuk shares stories and generous advice on what makes writing powerful and what makes for powerful writing. With advice grounded in years of careful study and a keenly observed life, Pala... www.labirint.ru
Elizabeth Hardwick Sleepless Nights 10253838 фото Elizabeth Hardwick Sleepless Nights 10253838
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First published in 1979, Sleepless Nights is a unique collage of fiction and memoir, letters and essays, portraits and dreams. It is more than the story of a life: it is Elizabeth Hardwick's experience of womanhood in the twentieth century. E... www.bookvoed.ru
Haig M. Reasons to Stay Alive 12934506 фото Haig M. Reasons to Stay Alive 12934506
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Aged 24, Matt Haig's world caved in. He could see no way to go on living. This is the true story of how he came through crisis, triumphed over an illness that almost destroyed him and learned to live again. A moving, funny and joyous exploration of how to live better... www.bookvoed.ru
Haig Matt Reasons To Stay Alive 792082 фото Haig Matt Reasons To Stay Alive 792082
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Aged 24, Matt Haig's world caved in. He could see no way to go on living. This is the true story of how he came through crisis, triumphed over an illness that almost destroyed him and learned to live again. A moving, funny and joyous exploration of how to live better... www.labirint.ru
Albom M. Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family 13305712 фото Albom M. Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family 13305712
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From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Tuesdays With Morrie comes Mitch Albom’s most personal story to date: an intimate and heartwarming memoir about what it means to be a family and the young Haitian orphan whose short life would forever change his heart.... www.bookvoed.ru
Swift Jonathan Gulliver Swift Jonathan Gulliver's Travels 577781
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Jonathan Swift's classic satirical narrative was first published in 1726, seven years after Defoe's Robinson Crusoe (one of its few rivals in fame and breadth of appeal). As a parody travel-memoir it reports on extraordinary lands and societies, whose names have ente... www.labirint.ru
Orwell George Down and Out in Paris and London 817993 фото Orwell George Down and Out in Paris and London 817993
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'You can live on a shilling a day in Paris if you know how. But it is a complicated business' As a struggling writer in his twenties, Orwell lived as a down-and-out among the poorest members of society. In this, his early memoir, Orwell recalls with vivid clarity his... www.labirint.ru
On Writing Well 13305301 фото On Writing Well 13305301
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On Writing Well is a bible for a generation of writers looking for clues to clean, compelling prose. -New York Times A beloved classic, this definitive volume on the art of writing nonfiction celebrates its thirtieth anniversary. On Writing Well, which grew out of a ... www.bookvoed.ru
Smith P. Year of the Monkey 10662745 фото Smith P. Year of the Monkey 10662745
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Following a run of New Year’s concerts at San Francisco’s legendary Fillmore, Patti Smith finds herself tramping the coast of Santa Cruz, about to embark on a year of solitary wandering. Unfettered by logic or time, she draws us into her private wonderland, with no d... www.bookvoed.ru
Mazower Mark What You Did Not Tell. A Russian Past & the Journey Home 784093 фото Mazower Mark What You Did Not Tell. A Russian Past & the Journey Home 784093
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A family memoir, encompassing some of the most fascinating aspects of twentieth century European history, from the acclaimed author of Dark Continent. Uncovering his family's remarkable and moving stories, Mark Mazower recounts the sacrifices and silences that marked... www.labirint.ru
The Woman Warrior 13306091 фото The Woman Warrior 13306091
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With an introduction by Xiaolu Guo A classic memoir set during the Chinese revolution of the 1940s and inspired by folklore, providing a unique insight into the life of an immigrant in America. When we Chinese girls listened to the adults talking-story, we learned th... www.bookvoed.ru
The Beauty of Living Twice 13305730 фото The Beauty of Living Twice 13305730
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Sharon Stone tells her own story: a journey of healing, love, and purpose. Sharon Stone, one of the most renowned actresses in the world, suffered a massive stroke that cost her not only her health, but her career, family, fortune, and global fame. In The Beauty of L... www.bookvoed.ru
Alan Faena. Alan Faena: Alchemy and Creative Collaboration 449469 фото Alan Faena. Alan Faena: Alchemy and Creative Collaboration 449469
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Every generation an extraordinary figure captures the imagination of the design public, allowing us to dream and see what is heretofore impossible. That man of the moment is Alan Faena. Raised in the restrictive regimes of 1960s Argentina, Alan Faena came of age when... www.respublica.ru
Man\ Man\'s Search for Ultimate Meaning 12934421
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Viktor Frankl is known to millions as the author of Man's Search for Meaning, his harrowing Holocaust memoir. In this book, he goes more deeply into the ways of thinking that enabled him to survive imprisonment in a concentration camp and to find meaning in life in s... www.bookvoed.ru
Sting Broken Music. A Memoir 13305383 фото Sting Broken Music. A Memoir 13305383
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Having been a songwriter most of my life, condensing my ideas and emotions into short rhyming couplets and setting them to music, I had never really considered writing a book. But upon arriving at the reflective age of fifty, I found myself drawn, for the first time,... www.bookvoed.ru
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Edward Snowden, the man who risked everything to expose the US government's system of mass surveillance, reveals for the first time the story of his life, including how he helped to build that system and what motivated him to try to bring it down. In 2013, twenty-nin... www.labirint.ru
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Even as Demi was becoming the highest paid actress in Hollywood, however, she was always outrunning her past, just one step ahead of the doubts and insecurities that defined her childhood. Throughout her rise to fame and during some of the most pivotal moments of her... www.bookvoed.ru
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For decades, Demi Moore has been synonymous with celebrity. From iconic film roles to high-profile relationships, Moore has never been far from the spotlight--or the headlines. Even as Demi was becoming the highest paid actress in Hollywood, however, she was always o... www.bookvoed.ru
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