Eva was arrested by the Nazis on her fifteenth birthday and sent to Auschwitz. Her survival depended on endless strokes of luck, her own determination and the love and protection of her mother Fritzi, who was deported with her.
When Auschwitz was liber
Perry McCarthy decided at the age of 18 that he wanted to reach the top in the world s most expensive sport. With no racing experience, no cash, and little going for him except a passion for speed, the exuberant Cockney shouldn t have stood a chance. He n
This new biography of Elvis Presley gets even closer to what the man behind the star was like by telling the story of those who knew him best - friends and family.
Michael Freedland spoke to all those who knew him, revealing a very different Elvis Pre
This is a frequently beautiful autobiography that may well become a lifebelt for the thousands of women who find themselves drowning in the confusing storms that so often attend being a mother, wife and hard-working professional.
Although this was first published in 2004 under the title 'Wild Girls', the author would have preferred 'A Sapphic Idyll' instead. To underline what a strange world this is, the reissue appears under a different title altogether.
Natalie Barney and Romaine Brooks had lots in common. Both were American, rich and lesbians. This is the story of an affair which lasted for over 50 years.
In this double biography, Diana Souhami reveals that always at the centre of their lives was a
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