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  • Agatha Christie: A Biography

    Agatha Christie: A Biography

    Janet Morgan’s definitive and authorised biography of Agatha Christie, with a new retrospective foreword by the author. Agatha Christie (1890–1976), the world’s bestselling author,...

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    Prochain exemplaire disponible le 23 janv. 2019 à 19:18

  • Reckless Daughter

    Reckless Daughter

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER"She was like a storm." ―Leonard Cohen"The definitive biography of a gifted songwriter and musician." ―Publishers Weekly (starred review)With an inimitable sound and unmistakable...

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    Prochain exemplaire disponible le 23 déc. 2018 à 12:48

  • Daring to succed

    Daring to succed

    The exceptional, winding path of a man who is inseparable from the empire he built Combining a tobacconist, newstand, food mart, beer shop and general store, the convenience store has undergone man...

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  • Stalin's Daughter

    Stalin's Daughter

    Stalin's Daughter is a work of narrative non-fiction on a grand scale, combining popular history and biography to tell the incredible story of a woman fated to live her life in the shadow of one of...

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    Prochain exemplaire disponible le 31 déc. 2018 à 23:45

  • Catherine the Great

    Catherine the Great

    “[A] superb biography….Scholarly, refreshing, commonsensical, and compelling, vividly portraying the charismatic Empress and her times.”—Simon Sebag Montefiore, author of Sashenka  Simon Dixon’s Ca...

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  • Diane Arbus

    Diane Arbus

    The definitive biography of the beguiling Diane Arbus, one of the most influential and important photographers of the twentieth century, a brilliant and absorbing exposition that links the extraord...

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  • Trinity

    Trinity

    A Novel

    From the acclaimed author of Speak comes a kaleidoscopic novel about Robert Oppenheimer—father of the atomic bomb—as told by seven fictional characters J. Robert Oppenheimer was a brilliant scient...

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  • Golda

    Golda

    Golda Meir was the first female head of state in the Western world and one of the most influential women in modern history. A blend of Emma Goldman and Martin Luther King Jr. in the guise of a cook...

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  • Writer, Sailor, Soldier, Spy

    Writer, Sailor, Soldier, Spy

    The extraordinary untold story of Ernest Hemingway's dangerous secret life in espionageA NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A finalist for the William E. Colby Military Writers' Award"CAPTIVATING" (Missou...

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  • In Pieces

    In Pieces

    A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2018In this intimate, haunting literary memoir, an American icon tells her own story for the first time--about a challenging and lonely childhood, the craft that he...

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  • Prairie Fires

    Prairie Fires

    WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZEWINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW'S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEARThe first comprehensive historical biography of Laura I...

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  • Unstoppable

    Unstoppable

    From Maria Sharapova, one of our fiercest female athletes, the captivating—and candid—story of her rise from nowhere to tennis stardom, and the unending fight to stay on top.In 2004, in a stunning ...

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