Akala's 'powerful' memoir to Two Roads

John Murray Press imprint Two Roads has signed a personal memoir by BAFTA and MOBO-award winning artist Akala which is also a political book about race and class. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2017-10-05 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Jonathan Cape has acquired Swedish musician Neneh Cherry’s memoir, A Thousand Threads, in a 14-way auction. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Windmill pre-empts naturalist's 'powerful' memoir in 24 hours

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Samantha Power’s Memoir Makes Me Wonder if She Should Never Have Joined the Obama Administration at All

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Henry Rollins on the road with John Waters’ memoir, ‘Mr. Know-It-All’

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Ditch Your Book Club: This AI-Powered Memoir Wants To Chat With You

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Pup's power to heal memoir to Bluebird

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A Road Not Traveled Alone: Memoirs of Faith through Injury and Illness

Many people rely on faith to get through serious illness or injury, their own or that of someone they love. Books on the topic—most of them memoirs—are perennial in the religion category. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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Headline has acquired Drama Queen, a "compelling and funny" memoir about autism from comedy writer Sara Gibbs. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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