12 Jul 2020

Category: Specific Groups

Biographies & Memoirs

Born Gangster 

A fast-paced and funny, honest and uncompromising, this is the story of one of London’s most connected crime bosses Jimmy Tippett Junior is from gangster aristocracy. Son of the legendary boxer and South London heavy, Jimmy Tippett, he has lives his life rubbing shoulders with…

Biographies & Memoirs

Kika & Me 

‘I live an ordinary life thanks to one extraordinary dog. Kika opened up the world to me again. She’s made what once seemed impossible possible.’ In 2013 Amit Patel is working as a trauma doctor when a rare condition causes him to lose his sight…

Biographies & Memoirs

Race Women Internationalists 

Race Women Internationalists explores how a group of Caribbean and African American women in the early and mid-twentieth century traveled the world to fight colonialism, fascism, sexism, and racism. Based on newspaper articles, speeches, and creative fiction and adopting a comparative perspective, the book brings…

Biographies

Brave Enough 

Travel with Olympic gold medalist Jessie Diggins on her compelling journey from America’s heartland to international sports history, navigating challenges and triumphs with rugged grit and a splash of glitter Pyeongchang, February 21, 2018. In the nerve-racking final seconds of the women’s team sprint freestyle…