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Biography Bestsellers

  • Hard Choices

    Hard Choices
    Hillary Rodham Clinton

    Hardback · 10 Jun 2014 · €28.40
    Our Price: €19.99

    Hillary Rodham Clinton's inside account of the crises, choices and challenges she faced during her four years as America's 67th Secretary of State

  • The Race to Truth

    The Race to Truth
    Emma O Reilly

    Paperback · 03 Jul 2014 · €18.50
    Our Price: €14.99

    When Emma O'Reilly joined the US Postal cycling team in 1996, she could have had no idea how she would become a central figure in the biggest doping scandal in sporting history. Yet when Lance Armstrong, starting his comeback from cancer, signed for US Postal, it was Emma, the only woman on the team, who became his personal soigneur.

  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

    I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou

    Paperback · 26 Jan 1984 · €12.80

    * One of America's most important classics, the first and best loved volume of Maya Angelou's bestselling six-volume autobiography is reissued in a new look to coincide with the publication of Celebrations

  • Levels of Life

    Levels of Life
    Julian Barnes

    Paperback · 03 Apr 2014 · €11.35

    Gives us Nadar, the pioneer balloonist and aerial photographer; gives us Colonel Fred Burnaby, reluctant adorer of the extravagant Sarah Bernhardt; then, finally, it gives us the story of author's own grief, unflinchingly observed.

  • Tom Gilmartin

    Tom Gilmartin
    Frank Connolly

    Paperback · 14 Mar 2014 · €16.99
    Our Price: €14.99

    This is a compelling narrative of official wrong-doing and abuse of office. The book exposes the roots of the political and financial disaster that has wreaked such havoc in the lives of so many Irish people.

  • The Loneliest Boy in the World

    The Loneliest Boy in the World
    Gearoid Cheaist O Cathain

    Paperback · 15 May 2014 · €12.99

    Gearoid Cheaist O Cathain was the last child brought up on the Blasket Islands off Ireland's southwest coast. His childhood was unique, as he was the only child on the island, the nearest in age being his uncle who was thirty years older. A 1951 newspaper article described him as 'The Loneliest Boy in the World - he has only seagulls as playmates.'

  • Hanns and Rudolf

    Hanns and Rudolf
    Thomas Harding

    Paperback · 01 May 2014 · €11.35
    Our Price: €8.99

    Hanns Alexander was the son of a prosperous German family who fled Berlin for London in the 1930s. Rudolf Hoss was a farmer and soldier who became the Kommandant of Auschwitz Concentration Camp and oversaw the deaths of over a million men, women and children.

  • I am Zlatan Ibrahimovic

    I am Zlatan Ibrahimovic
    Zlatan Ibrahimovic

    Paperback · 05 Sep 2013 · €12.80
    Our Price: €9.99

    A memoir of Zlatan Ibrahimovich, one of the world's most gifted and controversial footballers. It tells the story of how a Swedish outsider rose from poverty to become a football genius.

  • An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

    An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth
    Chris Hadfield

    Paperback · 29 Oct 2013 · €21.30
    Our Price: €14.99

    Colonel Chris Hadfield has spent decades training as an astronaut and has logged nearly 4,000 hours in space. In this book, he takes readers deep into his years of training and space exploration to show how to make the impossible possible, and also explains how conventional wisdom can get in the way of achievement - and happiness.

  • Empty Mansions

    Empty Mansions
    Bill Dedman

    Paperback · 03 Jul 2014 · €24.10
    Our Price: €18.99

    In the tradition of Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, an extraordinary Dickensian story of wealth and eccentricity.

  • David Jason: My Life

    David Jason: My Life
    David Jason

    Paperback · 05 Jun 2014 · €11.35
    Our Price: €8.99

    Born the son of a Billingsgate market porter at the height of the Second World War, the author spent his early life dodging bombs and bullies, both with impish good timing. This title tells his story.

  • Empress Dowager Cixi

    Empress Dowager Cixi
    Jung Chang

    Paperback · 03 Jul 2014 · €14.20
    Our Price: €10.99

    Describes how Empress Dowager Cixi - the most important woman in Chinese history - brought a medieval empire into the modern age.