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Maeve Binchy the biography —Dudgeon, Piers.
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2014
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Bringing joy to thousands around the world, Maeve Binchy's heart-warming tales of love, life and loss made her one of Ireland's most celebrated writers. In this first biography of the much-loved author, Piers Dudgeon viv...

She always knew how Mae West : a personal biography —Chandler, Charlotte.
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2009
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Acclaimed biographer Charlotte Chandler draws on a series of interviews she conducted with legendary actress Mae West just months before her death in 1980. From their first meeting, where West held out a diamond-covered ...

Prince Harry brother, soldier, son —Junor, Penny.
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2015
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After losing his mother at twelve, Prince Harry spent his teenage years under intense international media scrutiny. As he's grown, he has distinguished himself through military service and followed his mother's footsteps...

Animal magnetism my life with creatures great and small —Brown, Rita Mae.
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2010
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Brown shares the lessons she's learned from a parrot, a courageous Doberman, a horse, a tough tiger cat, and other marvelous creatures-- as well as her deep appreciation for them.

Still foolin' 'em where I've been, where I'm going, and where the hell are my keys? —Crystal, Billy.
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2013
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As he prepares to turn 65, one of America's favorite comedians looks back at his extraordinary career, highlighting the most powerful and memorable moments of his long and storied life, and outlines, with his trademark w...

Mozart a life —Johnson, Paul, 1928-
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2014
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A superb examination of Mozart and his glorious music by eminent historian Paul Johnson.

Rin Tin Tin : the life and the legend —Orlean, Susan.
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2011
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He believed the dog was immortal. So begins this powerfully moving story of Rin Tin Tin's journey from orphaned puppy to movie star and international icon. From the moment in 1918 when Corporal Lee Duncan discovers Rin T...

What comes next and how to like it a memoir —Thomas, Abigail, author.
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2015
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Presents an uplifting memoir about the author's life after the devastating loss of her husband, changes in a once-platonic friendship, her daughter's illness, and the death of a beloved dog.

SEAL Team Six memoirs of an elite Navy Seal sniper —Wasdin, Howard E.
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2011
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When the Navy sends their elite, they send the SEALS. When the SEALS send their elite, they send SEAL Team Six. SEAL Team Six is a secret unit tasked with counterterrorism, hostage rescue, and counterinsurgency. Now Howa...

Cary Grant a brilliant disguise —Eyman, Scott, 1951- author.
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2021
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"Scott Eyman, author of the New York Times bestseller John Wayne: The Life and Legend, has written an incisive, definitive biography of another great Hollywood legend, Cary Grant, drawing in part on new research into Gra...

Under magnolia a southern memoir —Mayes, Frances.
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2014
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"A lyrical and evocative memoir from Frances Mayes, the Bard of Tuscany, about coming of age in the Deep South and the region's powerful influence on her life. The author of three beloved books about her life in Italy, i...

Francis man of prayer —Escobar, Mario.
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2013
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First Jesuit. First Latin American. And a new pope who chose as his first act a simple request: please pray for me. Jorge Mario Bergoglio, now Pope Francis, is a man of prayer, a man of action, and a humble man with vast...

The girls from Ames a story of women and a forty-year friendship —Zaslow, Jeffrey.
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2009
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As children, they formed a special bond growing up in the small town of Ames, Iowa. As young women, they moved to eight different states yet managed to maintain an extraordinary friendship that would carry them through c...

Prince Philip revealed —Seward, Ingrid, author.
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2021
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The son of Greek and Danish royalty, consort to the queen, and the grandfather of Princes Harry and William, Prince Philip has been at the heart of the royal family for decades-yet he remains an enigma to many. Now, Ing...

Prairie tale a memoir —Gilbert, Melissa, 1964-
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2009
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To fans of the hugely successful television series Little House on the Prairie, Melissa Gilbert grew up in a fantasy world with a larger-than-life father, friends and family she could count on, and plenty of animals to p...

Louisa May Alcott a personal biography —Cheever, Susan.
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2011
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Susan Cheever's comprehensive and definitive biography sheds new light on the life of Louisa May Alcott, whose work has inspired generations of women. Cheever laces this provocative biography with musings on the genesis ...

Sally Ride : America's first woman in space —Sherr, Lynn.
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2014
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The definitive biography of Sally Ride, America's first woman in space, by the ABC reporter who covered NASA during its transformation from a test-pilot boys' club to a more inclusive elite. This is a rich portrait of a ...

Churchill —Johnson, Paul, 1928-
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2010
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An acclaimed historian presents a revelatory look at the greatest statesman of the twentieth century ... Soldier, parliamentarian, Prime Minister, orator, painter, writer, husband and leader - all of these facets combine...

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