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            Hope in a Ballet Shoe: Orphaned by war, saved by ballet: an extraordinary true story
             

            Hope in a Ballet Shoe: Orphaned by war, saved by ballet: an extraordinary true story (Paperback, Main)

            By DePrince, Michaela; DePrince, Elaine

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            Growing up in war-torn Sierra Leone, the author witnesses atrocities that no child ever should. Her father is killed by rebels and her mother dies of famine. Sent to an orphanage, she is mistreated and she sees the brutal murder of her favourite teacher. This book tells her story ...

            ISBN 9780571314478
            Published 29 July 2015 by Faber and Faber
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The Pastor and the Painter: Inside the lives of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran - from Aussie schoolboys to Bali 9 drug traffickers to Kerobokan's redeemed men

            The Pastor and the Painter: Inside the lives of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran - from Aussie schoolboys to Bali 9 drug traffickers to Kerobokan's redeemed men (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wockner, Cindy

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            Who were Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran? Why did they attempt to smuggle drugs from Bali to Australia? How did they rehabilitate themselves in Kerokoban Prison? Why were they executed when others who have committed far worse crimes have been set free? Who were they and who had ...

            ISBN 9780733636943
            Published 27 March 2018 by Hachette
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            Alone in the Tasman: Tony Allan's True Story of Survival at Sea
              

            Alone in the Tasman: Tony Allan's True Story of Survival at Sea (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hill, Les

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            Tony Allan's trimaran sank on his return solo voyage from Australia in the middle of the Tasman Sea. What followed were 20 days of incredible challenges as he sought to survive the alone in a small life raft with only limited supplies.

            ISBN 9781927167359
            Release Date 1 May 2018 by Wily Publications
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            A Certain Light: A Memoir of Family, Loss and Hope

            A Certain Light: A Memoir of Family, Loss and Hope (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Banham, Cynthia

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            With great courage and empathy, Cynthia Banham asks the difficult questions about family, about survival, and fearlessly tells the stories that are never told.

            ISBN 9781760632106
            Published 21 March 2018 by Allen & Unwin
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            The Essence of You and Me: An inspiring and heartwarming true story of resilience, hope and love

            The Essence of You and Me: An inspiring and heartwarming true story of resilience, hope and love (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Miller, Kada; Miller, Barney

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            The inspiring, heartwarming true story of Barney and Kada Miller. This couple prove that love and resilience can change everything.

            ISBN 9780733639333
            Published 10 April 2018 by Hachette
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            Milkshakes and Morphine: A Memoir of Love and Loss

            Milkshakes and Morphine: A Memoir of Love and Loss (Hardback)

            By Fox, Genevieve

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            But from her first diagnosis - wearing in a favourite frock for a party that evening - to the succour she derives from friendships during difficult days to come, Genevieve confronts cancer with sass as well as a dogged optimism fuelled partly by her own young sons.

            ISBN 9781910931714
            Published 15 February 2018 by Vintage
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            Some Sunny Day: A nurse. A soldier. A wartime love story.

            Some Sunny Day: A nurse. A soldier. A wartime love story. (Paperback, Main Market Ed.)

            By Lambert, Madge; With Blair, Bob

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            A story of romance in times of hardship, perfect for fans of GI Brides and The Girls Who Went to War

            ISBN 9781509859375
            Published 13 February 2018 by Pan Macmillan
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            The Sun Does Shine: How I found life and freedom on death row

            The Sun Does Shine: How I found life and freedom on death row (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hinton, Anthony Ray

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            'Both [Nelson Mandela and Ray Hinton] emerged from their incarceration with a profound capacity to forgive...The Sun Does Shine is amazing and heartwarming' Desmond Tutu, Nobel Peace Prize laureate'Hinton is an example to us all of the power of the human spirit to rise above comp ...

            ISBN 9781846045738
            Published 16 April 2018 by Ebury Publishing
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Caged Bird
             

            Caged Bird (Hardback)

            By Morgan-Davies, Katy

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            From the day she was born until she escaped aged 30, Katy Morgan-Davies knew nothing but a life in captivity. Her story also raises fascinating questions, such as how such events could unfold on an ordinary suburban street and go unnoticed and how, in spite of years of being brai ...

            ISBN 9780593079683
            Release Date 15 May 2018 by Transworld Publishers
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            Blood Letters: The Untold Story of Lin Zhao, a Martyr in Mao's China
             

            Blood Letters: The Untold Story of Lin Zhao, a Martyr in Mao's China (Hardback)

            By Xi, Lian

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            The staggering story of the most influential Chinese political dissident of the Mao era, a devout Christian who was imprisoned, tortured, and executed by the regime

            ISBN 9781541644236
            Release Date 8 May 2018 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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