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The Lost Ones: A family torn apart and abused in Catholic orphanages

by Kathleen O’Shea

Previously published as Little Drifters.

The harrowing true story of a travelling Irish family bonded by love, broken apart by life, and then betrayed by their carers in a cruel convent in Ireland.

‘For those...


Lost Child

by Torey Hayden

The first new book from beloved therapist and writer Torey Hayden in almost fifteen years—an inspiring, uplifting tale of a troubled child and the remarkable woman who made a difference.

In a forgotten corner...


Blueschild Baby

by George Cain & Leslie Jamison

A searing chronicle of the life of a young ex-convict and heroin addict in 1960’s Harlem, an unsparing portrait of a man who couldn’t free himself from the horrors of addiction  

Blueschild Baby takes place...


Soar, Adam, Soar

by Rick Prashaw

“Coming out. Coming in. Coming home.”

Adam D. Prashaw’s life was full of surprises from the moment he was born. Assigned female at birth, and with parents who had been expecting a boy, he spent years living...


The Perfect Family

by Shalini Boland

‘Mummy, she’s gone…’

 

Gemma Ballantine is getting ready for work one morning when her eldest child comes running down the stairs, saying the words every mother dreads.

 

The front door is open. And her...


Where Has Mommy Gone?: When there is nothing left but memories…

by Cathy Glass

The true story of Melody, aged 8, the last of five siblings to be taken from her drug dependent single mother and brought into care.

When Cathy is told about Melody’s terrible childhood, she is sure she’s...


Gracie's Secret

by Jill Childs

My dearest daughter, I will never forget the day I nearly lost you. The day you learned the secrets that would tear our lives apart…

 

Time stops for Jen when her beloved daughter, Gracie, is involved in a...


The Truth

by Dee Delaney

A brave and captivating book that takes you into the heart where Love is stronger than death.   

This is the amazing true story of how one young woman, survived the sudden and unexpected deaths of 3 partners,...


The Secret Life of Bikers

by Jerry Langton

From the bestselling author of The Hard Way Out and for fans of Sons of Anarchy comes a new book that reveals the cold, dark and dirty secrets of the biker underworld

Hells Angels. Bandidos. Outlaws. Vagos. What...


Hillbilly Elegy

by J. D. Vance

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER, NAMED BY THE TIMES AS ONE OF "6 BOOKS TO HELP UNDERSTAND TRUMP'S WIN" AND SOON TO BE A MAJOR-MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY RON HOWARD

"You will not read a more important book about...


She Said She Said

by Anne M Reid

“My husband wanted to be a girl!”

Imagine discovering the love of your life, the father of your three children, the person you devoted your life to and moved halfway across the world to be with, was living...


Ghost Girl

by Torey Hayden

Jadie never spoke. She never laughed, or cried, or uttered any sound. Despite efforts to reach her, Jadie remained locked in her own troubled world . . . until one remarkable teacher persuaded her to break her...


Wrong Side of the Road

by Sam Boatwright

Sam Boatwright is an ordinary bloke. He does have limitations. The difference between him and everyone else? He doesn’t seem to have found his limitations - yet. In 2012, Sam ran around the whole of the UK,...


Craig & Fred

by Craig Grossi

The uplifting and unforgettable true story of a US Marine, the stray dog he met on an Afghan battlefield, and how they saved each other and now travel America together, "spreading the message of stubborn positivity."...


To Siri with Love

by Judith Newman

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2017

From the author of the viral New York Times op-ed column "To Siri with Love" comes a collection of touching, hilarious, and illuminating stories about life with a thirteen-year-old...


A Stone of Hope

by Jim St. Germain & Jon Sternfeld

In the tradition of The Other Wes Moore and Just Mercy, a searing memoir and clarion call to save our at-risk youth by a young black man who himself was a lost cause—until he landed in a rehabilitation program...


Postgraduate Study in Australia

by Christopher McMaster, Caterina Murphy, Benjamin Whitburn & Inger Mewburn

Each contributor to this book was given the remit: "If you could go back in time to talk with yourself when you began your studies, what advice would you give?" Hindsight is such a bonus, especially, when vying...


The Retreat

by Jacci Turner

A week at a retreat becomes a transformational journey of faith renewal for a young Christian suffering a crisis of the soul in this poignant, illuminating, and spiritually wise teaching novel for fans of Jen...


The Rainbow Comes and Goes

by Anderson Cooper & Gloria Vanderbilt

Though Anderson Cooper has always considered himself close to his mother, his intensely busy career as a journalist for CNN and CBS affords him little time to spend with her. After she suffers a brief but serious...


Unbound

by Steph Jagger

A young woman follows winter across five continents on a physical and spiritual journey that tests her body and soul, in this transformative memoir, full of heart and courage, that speaks to the adventurousness...