When Queen Victoria died in 1901, two literary gentlemen took on a monumental task: selecting and editing her vast correspondence. The book they produced would influence perceptions of Victoria for generations to come - but it was not the full story. The Queen's two editors, Viscount Esher and Arthur... read more

Unsuitable For Publication: Editing Queen Victoria
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 Biography and Memoir

Reading Level:very good
Awards:Winner of PEN/Ackerley Prize 2006.

Here, at last, is the astonishing sequel to Alan Bennett's classic Writing Home, in a beautiful hardback edition. Untold Stories contains significant previously unpublished work, including a poignant memoir of his family and of growing up in Leeds, together with his much celebrated diary for the years... read more

Untold Stories
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In Manhattan of mid-80s: Madonna debuts her bullet-bra at Danceteria, a 50-foot Brooke Shields jeans ad adorns Times Square, Wall Street is cash-happy, while at Chippendales - the world renowned male strip club - it's raining men, and girls just wanna have fun in the club that's infamous for late-nigh... read more

Unzipped A True Story of Sex Drugs Rollerskates and Murder
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 Gay Male & Bi Biography

Series:The\7 Lives of the Punk Poofy Cat Ser.

Follow Arthur's growing pains in Australia, from the post-war, shell-shocked slums and wilderness taming urban wastelands of the 1950s, to the teenage rock clubs, gay beats and psyche wards of the 1960s. While the politics of t... read more

Nophoto
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 Gay Male & Bi Biography

Awards:Winner of Sheridan Morley Prize for Best Theatre Biography 2013.

Rupert Everett's first memoir - Red Carpets and Other Banana Skins - was an international bestseller and an instant classic on publication in 2006. Reviewers compared him to Evelyn Waugh, David Niven, Noel Coward and Lord Byron. But Rupert Everett is - of course - one of a kind. Mischievous, touching ... read more

Vanished Years
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Choire Sicha's brilliant, enigmatic first book is a nonfiction account that reads like a novel. A voice from the future is piecing together a record of life in a massive city on the eastern coast of this country, and follows John, a sexually profligate reporter with a weekly newspaper, and his circle ... read more

Very Recent History: An Entirely Factual Account of a Year (c.2009 A.D.) in a Large City
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 Biography and Memoir

Series:Penguin Illustrated Lives S.

This short biography on Virginia Woolf contains overs 100 images, allowing an immediate understanding of her life, family, friends, home and work.

Virginia Woolf
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 Biography and Memoir

This prize-winning biography, newly revised, sees Virginia Woolf as she saw herself. The first to set out the private life behind the well-known facts of her public career, A Writer's Life rocks back and forth between memories and art to reveal an explorer of 'the infinite oddity of the human position... read more

Virginia Woolf
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 Biography and Memoir

Holtby gives us Woolf the critic, the essayist and the experimental novelist in a critical memoir which is of particular interest as the work of one intelligent, though very different, novelist commenting on another. Holtby's careful reading of Woolf's work is set in the context of the debate between ... read more

Virginia Woolf
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Virgina Woolf is the greatest of all British women writers and one of the most influential figures in twentieth-century writing. She was a novelist utterly immersed in books, wholly original, passionate, vivid and with a steely dedication to her art. Yet given that what we value about Woolf's life is ... read more

Virginia Woolf : An Inner Life
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