British Book Awards: Non-Fiction - Narrative Shortlist

  • BSYYW
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    This powerful memoir by the former First Lady of the United States sees Michelle Obama reflect on her experiences in life and how they shaped her world.

    From her childhood on the South Side of Chicago to meeting her future husband Barack Obama while working as an attorney, Michelle revisits intimate moments and uses her lively wit to describe her triumphs and disappointments throughout life.

    She also offers an insight into her role in the White House and what it means to her to be an advocate for women all around the world. Her warm, wise and revelatory words are able to resonate with readers as they enjoy her inspiring story.
  • BTOQB
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    The Sunday Times bestselling memoir about nursing from award-winning author, Christie Watson. Christie worked as a nurse for twenty years and uses her experience to create this astounding account of a profession defined by acts of care, compassion and kindness.

    We watch as she nurses a premature baby who has miraculously made it through the night, we stand by her side during her patient's agonising heart-lung transplants, and we hold our breath as she washed the hair of a child fatally injured in a fire.

    In our most extreme moments, when life is lived most intensely, Christie is with us. She is a guide, mentor and friend. And in these dark days of division and isolationism, she encourages us all to stretch out a hand.
  • BTOPE
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    In Fire and Fury, bestselling author Michael Wolff tells the inside story of the most controversial presidency of our time and provides a wealth of new details about the chaos in the Oval Office.

    Thanks to his deep access to the West Wing, Wolff reveals what President Trump's staff really think of him; what inspired Trump to claim he was wire-tapped by President Obama; why FBI director James Comey was fired; what the secret to communicating with Trump is; and what the Trump administration has in common with the movie The Producers.

    Never before has a presidency so divided the American people. Brilliantly reported and astoundingly fresh, this book shows us how and why Donald Trump has become the king of discord and disunion.
  • BUHCF
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    Award-winning journalist Dolly Alderton brings you this wildly funny Sunday Times bestseller about growing up and navigating all kinds of love along the way.

    Dolly survived her twenties (just about) and in Everything I know About Love, she gives an unflinching account of the bad dates and squalid flat-shares, the heartaches and humiliations, and most importantly, the unbreakable female friendships that helped her to hold it all together.

    Glittering with wit, heart and humour, this is a book to press into the hands of every woman who has ever been there or is about to find themselves taking that first step towards the rest of their lives.
  • BUKIX
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    Former Special Boat Service (SBS) sniper Ant Middleton tells his incredible life story in this exhilarating and jaw-dropping autobiography.

    He offers an insight into Special Forces training and how you're programmed to understand failure is not an option. He also talks about the lessons he's learned and the personal tragedies he's suffered along the way.
  • BWMEU
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    The Secret Barrister offers an eye-opening insight into life inside the courtroom. From the devastating to the hilarious, the author recalls some of their most powerful memories.

    They also reveal how hard the job is and recall the difficult conversations, including the way you should talk to clients, no matter whether you believe them to be guilty or innocent.

    This book also examines what the law actually is, why we need it and why barristers wear those stupid wigs...