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Our range of biographies and autobiographies are perfect for learning about the interesting stories of how some of your favourite famous people rose to fame or, in some cases, infamy. We have a great range of books on celebrities and their lives, sporting heroes revealing their competitive mindsets, and intriguing reads about political figures and cultural icons. Whatever you're after, we're sure to have the right biography for you.

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Biographies & Autobiographies

Discover the lives of the world’s most inspiring, incredible and infamous individuals in our range of biographies and autobiographies. Featuring celebrities, sportspeople, politicians, criminals, spies, writers, historical figures and unbelievable true stories, these books offer an enthralling insight into fascinating lives and secretive worlds.

Cultural icons

If you’ve ever wanted to peek into the life of your favourite celebrity, sportsperson or writer, look no further than our latest autobiographies. From beloved national treasures to acclaimed writers and amazing athletes, these new autobiographies and famous biographies are sure to entertain, inspire and motivate you.

Enthralling lives from history and politics

Unearth some of the most ground-breaking and world-altering individuals from history and politics with our engrossing and interesting biographies and autobiographies. From esteemed world leaders to tyrannical dictators, all-powerful monarchs to the hidden lives of their subjects, discover the diverse perspectives of all sorts of people from history and politics. From new biographies to the top biographies of the past, there is something for everyone in our impressive selection.

Unbelievable true stories

Be captivated by the true stories of individuals who have gone through thrilling, terrifying and life-changing events in our latest autobiographies from extraordinary people. Featuring near-death experiences, wilderness adventures, uplifting stories about overcoming illness and trauma, tales of crime and corruption and lots more, you’ll sure to find a true story that will keep you hooked from start to finish.

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