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            The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row (Oprah's Book Club Summer 2018 Selection)

            The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row (Oprah's Book Club Summer 2018 Selection) (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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            The Great Cave Rescue: The Extraordinary Story of the Thai Boy Soccer Team Trapped in a Cave for 18 Days
             

            The Great Cave Rescue: The Extraordinary Story of the Thai Boy Soccer Team Trapped in a Cave for 18 Days (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Massola, James

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            Keen to go exploring after soccer practice, the boys of the Wild Boars soccer team ignored the sign at the cave entrance warning visitors not to enter during the monsoon season. What ensued was a high-stakes international mission which very nearly didn't succeed. The ordeal rivet ...

            ISBN 9781760529741
            Release Date 14 November 2018 by Allen & Unwin
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            An Elephant in My Kitchen: What the herd taught me about love, courage and survival
             

            An Elephant in My Kitchen: What the herd taught me about love, courage and survival (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Malby-Anthony, Francoise; Willemsen, Katja

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            A sequel to the bestselling The Elephant Whisperer

            ISBN 9781509864911
            Published 31 July 2018 by Pan Macmillan
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            The 21 Escapes of Lt Alastair Cram: A compelling story of courage and endurance in the Second World War
             

            The 21 Escapes of Lt Alastair Cram: A compelling story of courage and endurance in the Second World War (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Guss, David M.

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            The extraordinary - and never before told - story of Alastair Cram, the British soldier who escaped from prisoner-of-war camps not once but more than twenty times

            ISBN 9781509829576
            Published 29 May 2018 by Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
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            Gabby: The Little Dog that had to Learn to Bark

            Gabby: The Little Dog that had to Learn to Bark (Paperback)

            By Keel, Barby

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            The heartwarming story of how one woman's love for a traumatised little dog helped to save them both.

            ISBN 9781409182306
            Published 11 September 2018 by Orion Publishing
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Series A Foster Tails Story
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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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            In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin
             

            In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin (Hardback)

            By Hilsum, Lindsey

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            `It has always seemed to me that what I write is about humanity in extremis, pushed to the unendurable, and that it is important to tell people what really happens in wars.' Marie Colvin, 2001Marie Colvin was glamorous, hard-drinking, braver than the boys, with a troubled and rac ...

            ISBN 9781784740931
            Release Date 19 November 2018 by Vintage
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            Outback Adventures: Tales from the Top End and Beyond
             

            Outback Adventures: Tales from the Top End and Beyond (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd edition)

            By Wright, Matt

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            Raised in the wilds of Far North Queensland, Papua New Guinea and outback Australia, as a child Matt Wright would catch deadly snakes for fun or lizards and turtles for show and tell at school. Now the star of National Geographic's worldwide smash TV show, Outback Wrangler, is ta ...

            ISBN 9780143797111
            Release Date 29 October 2018 by Penguin
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            Sold To Be A Wife: Only a determined foster carer can stop a terrified girl from becoming a child bride
             

            Sold To Be A Wife: Only a determined foster carer can stop a terrified girl from becoming a child bride (Paperback)

            By Hartley, Maggie

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            Only foster carer Maggie Hartley stands in the way of a young girl and the family determined to make her a child bride. A moving and inspirational true strory from the Sunday Times bestselling author of TOO YOUNG TO BE A MUM and WHO WILL LOVE ME NOW?

            ISBN 9781409177067
            Release Date 25 September 2018 by Orion Publishing
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Series A Maggie Hartley Foster Carer Story
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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 (EPUB ebook – Main)

            By DePrince, Michaela; DePrince, Elaine

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

            ISBN 9780571314485
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            Published 30 December 2014 by Faber and Faber
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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