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Strong female character

Brady, Fern2023
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This is a book about how being a woman gets in the way of people's expectation of what autism should look like and, equally, how being autistic gets in the way of people's expectations of what a woman should look like. 'Strong Female Character' is a game-changing memoir on sexism and neurodiversi...
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List view record 2: The orphanage : my shocking true story of surviving cruelty and abuse at Nazareth House ConventList view anchor tag for record 2: The orphanage : my shocking true story of surviving cruelty and abuse at Nazareth House Convent
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List view record 3: The stable boy of AuschwitzList view anchor tag for record 3: The stable boy of Auschwitz
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The stable boy of Auschwitz

Oster, Henry H., 1928-2023
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Henry Oster was just five years old when Adolf Hitler took power in 1933. One of the 2,011 Jews who were rounded up by the Gestapo and deported from Cologne, he was one of only 23 to emerge alive from the concentration camps after the war. This book is an inspirational true account of a courageou...
List view record 4: A head full of music : the soundtrack to my lifeList view anchor tag for record 4: A head full of music : the soundtrack to my life
List view record 5: American legends : the life of Shirley TempleList view anchor tag for record 5: American legends : the life of Shirley Temple
List view record 6: Newbon, bloody hell!List view anchor tag for record 6: Newbon, bloody hell!
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Newbon, bloody hell!

Newbon, Gary2023
Books
For many people, Gary Newbon is the face of British sports broadcasting. This is Newbon's incredible story of his time as one of the UK's most popular and versatile sports presenters, which included fifty years of TV sports presenting, first with ITV and then with Sky Sports. In dozens of fascina...
List view record 7: Newborn : running away, breaking from the past, building a new familyList view anchor tag for record 7: Newborn : running away, breaking from the past, building a new family
List view record 8: Sparkle's storyList view anchor tag for record 8: Sparkle's story
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Sparkle's story

Allen, Louise, 1967-2023
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Louise gets a frantic call to take in a damaged and destructive young girl. Separated from her siblings, Sparkle is hostile and angry. A short while after settling in, Sparkle begins to identify as pansexual. A revolution is underway in the Allen household, with Sparkle's transition motivating al...
List view record 9: My days with Princess Grace of Monaco : our 25-year friendship : beyond Grace KellyList view anchor tag for record 9: My days with Princess Grace of Monaco : our 25-year friendship : beyond Grace Kelly
List view record 10: Oh Miriam! : stories from an extraordinary lifeList view anchor tag for record 10: Oh Miriam! : stories from an extraordinary life
List view record 11: The dress diary of Mrs Anne SykesList view anchor tag for record 11: The dress diary of Mrs Anne Sykes
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The dress diary of Mrs Anne Sykes

Strasdin, Kate2023
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In 1838, a young woman was given a diary on her wedding day. Collecting snippets of fabric from a range of garments she carefully annotated each one, creating a unique record of her life and times. Her name was Mrs Anne Sykes. Nearly two hundred years later, the diary fell into the hands of Kate ...
List view record 12: Lifting : becoming the world's strongest brothersList view anchor tag for record 12: Lifting : becoming the world's strongest brothers
List view record 13: Metamorphosis : a life in piecesList view anchor tag for record 13: Metamorphosis : a life in pieces
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Metamorphosis : a life in pieces

Douglas-Fairhurst, Robert2023
Books
We all have trapdoors in our lives. Sometimes we jump off just in time: we defuse an argument with a joke; we swerve to prevent a traffic accident. But sometimes we are unlucky enough to be on the trapdoor when the lever is pulled. My own trapdoor was hidden in the consulting room of an Oxford ne...
List view record 14: Rough beast : my story and the reality of Sinn FéinList view anchor tag for record 14: Rough beast : my story and the reality of Sinn Féin
List view record 15: Queen of our times : the life of Elizabeth II, 1926-2022List view anchor tag for record 15: Queen of our times : the life of Elizabeth II, 1926-2022
List view record 16: A life worth living : acting, activism & everything elseList view anchor tag for record 16: A life worth living : acting, activism & everything else
List view record 17: For the love of animals : stories from my life as a vetList view anchor tag for record 17: For the love of animals : stories from my life as a vet
List view record 18: Keep talking : a broadcasting lifeList view anchor tag for record 18: Keep talking : a broadcasting life
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Keep talking : a broadcasting life

Dimbleby, David2023
Books
David Dimbleby has interviewed prime ministers and presidents, made award-winning documentaries, chaired Question Time for 25 years and anchored the BBC's live coverage of historic national and world events. 'Keep Talking' is David's wry look at his own extraordinary career and the people, events...
List view record 19: Ruth Bell Graham : celebrating an extraordinary lifeList view anchor tag for record 19: Ruth Bell Graham : celebrating an extraordinary life
List view record 20: Three times a countess : the extraordinary life and times of Raine SpencerList view anchor tag for record 20: Three times a countess : the extraordinary life and times of Raine Spencer
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