12 Jul 2020

Category: Biographies


Eric Cantona 

Many have tried to persuade Eric Cantona to write his autobiography. He never will. Philippe Auclair has interviewed every key player in Cantona’s life to produce a biography that reveals, for the first time, the heart and inner thoughts of this most extraordinary character. Cantona…


DK Life Stories Leonardo da Vinci 

Discover the inspiring story of Leonardo da Vinci, the remarkable artist, inventor, and engineer of the Italian Renaissance, in this fascinating kids’ biography. Leonardo was a creative genius who wanted to understand how things worked. This book traces his life, from his birth in a…


DK Life Stories: Harriet Tubman 

In this kids’ biography, discover the inspiring story of Harriet Tubman, a fearless activist and abolitionist who helped free many slaves. Born into slavery in c.1820, Harriet Tubman would later run away and help scores of other African American slaves escape to freedom in the…


The Champ: My Year With Muhammad Ali 

What was Muhammad Ali really like? Award winning photojournalist Michael Gaffney captures a rare insider’s view of Ali’s world as his personal photographer in 1977-1978. THE CHAMP is a journey with one of the most extraordinary treasures in our lifetime, Muhammad Ali, The Greatest. These…


St. Francis of Assisi 

Francis of Assisi is, after Mary of Nazareth, perhaps the greatest saint in the Christian calendar, and one of the most influential men in the whole of human history. By universal acclaim, this biography by G. K. Chesterton is considered the best appreciation of Francis’s…