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            The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story
             

            The Note Through the Wire: A WWII Prisoner of War, a Resistance Heroine and Their Incredible True Story (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gold, Doug

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            The Note Through the Wire is a true World War II love story about a Slovenian partisan, Josefine Lobnik, and a New Zealand prisoner of war, Bruce Murray, who met by chance when she pushed a note through the barbed wire fence of a POW camp. A series of remarkable coincidences saw ...

            ISBN 9781988547091
            Published 15 April 2019 by Allen & Unwin
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            The Hero from Nithdale Station: The Remarkable True-Life Story of Major Charles W.H. Tripp - 'the Boss'
               

            The Hero from Nithdale Station: The Remarkable True-Life Story of Major Charles W.H. Tripp - 'the Boss' (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Tripp, Dick

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            Be inspired by the courage of this hard-working Southland farmer who led the First Commando Fiji Guerrillas in World War II. Charlie Tripp, aka The Boss, bought Nithdale Station near Gore in 1924 and developed it into a stunning family legacy. Nithdale Genetics is now among the b ...

            ISBN 9780473462291
            Published 19 December 2018 by WILD SIDE PUBLISHING
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            The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz
             

            The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Fairweather, Jack

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            This is the first full story of his amazing journey, drawing on exclusive family papers and recently declassified files as well as unpublished accounts from the camp's fighters to show how he saved hundreds of thousands of lives.

            ISBN 9780753545171
            Release Date 18 June 2019 by Ebury Publishing
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            The Honey Bus: A Memoir of Loss, Courage and a Girl Saved by Bees

            The Honey Bus: A Memoir of Loss, Courage and a Girl Saved by Bees (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By May, Meredith

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            An extraordinary story of a girl, her grandfather and one of nature's most mysterious and beguiling creatures: the honeybee. Meredith May recalls the first time a honeybee crawled on her arm. She was five years old, her parents had recently split and suddenly she found herself in ...

            ISBN 9781489276902
            Published 15 April 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Love as Always, Mum xxx: The true and terrible story of surviving a childhood with Fred and Rose West

            Love as Always, Mum xxx: The true and terrible story of surviving a childhood with Fred and Rose West (Paperback)

            By West, Mae

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            The true story of an abused childhood, of shocking brutality and life as the daughter of notorious serial killer, and master manipulator, Rose West.

            ISBN 9781841883298
            Published 28 May 2019 by Orion Publishing
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            Relentless: A Story of Grit and Endurance from the First Person to Kayakthe Tasman Solo
              

            Relentless: A Story of Grit and Endurance from the First Person to Kayakthe Tasman Solo (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Donaldson, Scott

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            The story of Scott Donaldson's relentless journey to be the first person to cross the Tasman sea solo in a kayak Unpredictable and unforgiving, the Tasman Sea is one of the most hostile stretches of water in the world. An Australian adventurer attempted to kayak across in 2007, d ...

            ISBN 9781775541455
            Release Date 22 July 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Castaway: The extraordinary survival story of Narcisse Pelletier, a young French cabin boy shipwrecked on Cape York in 1858
             

            Castaway: The extraordinary survival story of Narcisse Pelletier, a young French cabin boy shipwrecked on Cape York in 1858 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Macklin, Robert

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            The astonishing and unknown story of Narcisse Pelletier - a French cabin boy cast away in 1858 on the Daintree coast of far north Queensland

            ISBN 9780733638497
            Release Date 25 June 2019 by Hachette
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            Too Soon, Too Late: How a Family Turned its Own Tragedies into a Remarkable Crusade to Keep All Our Children Safe

            Too Soon, Too Late: How a Family Turned its Own Tragedies into a Remarkable Crusade to Keep All Our Children Safe (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kelly, Ralph; Kelly, Kathy

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            On a winter's night in July 2012, Kathy and Ralph Kelly received a phone call no parent should ever have to answer. It was the Emergency department of a Sydney hospital, telling them that their eldest son Thomas had been in an altercation and that they were to come at once. Thoma ...

            ISBN 9781760632786
            Published 6 May 2019 by Allen & Unwin
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            Please Don't Take My Sisters: The heartbreaking true story of a young boy terrified of losing the only family he has left
             

            Please Don't Take My Sisters: The heartbreaking true story of a young boy terrified of losing the only family he has left (Paperback)

            By Hartley, Maggie

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            The heartbreaking three vulnerable, damaged siblings, and the big brother fighting to keep together the only family he has left.

            ISBN 9781409188995
            Release Date 6 August 2019 by Orion Publishing
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            Series A Maggie Hartley Foster Carer Story
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            The Sun Is a Compass: A 4,000-Mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds

            The Sun Is a Compass: A 4,000-Mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds (Hardback)

            By Hemert, Caroline Van

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            For fans of Hope Jahren, Helen MacDonald, and Cheryl Strayed, the gripping story of a biologist's 4,000 mile journey from Washington State to high above the Arctic Circle -- traveling across remote and rugged terrain solely by human power -- to rediscover birds, the natural world ...

            ISBN 9780316414425
            Published 28 May 2019 by Little, Brown
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