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Becoming

An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir;
15 million copies sold worldwide

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A Delayed Life

From Dita Kraus, the subject of the Sunday Times bestseller THE LIBRARIAN OF AUSCHWITZ comes a powerful, heart-breaking memoir of her remarkable life.

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The Dalai Lama

The first authorised biography of His Holiness the Dalai Lama in 25 years, bringing his unique life fully up to date

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