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    Nobody's business

    R155,00 R225,00
    In 2003, Thabo Jijana's father was gunned down in a scrap between rival taxi associations who had been forced to operate from a single rank.

    Op 'n galop na Buckingham-Paleis

    R39,00 R245,00
    Die subtitel, Vertellings van 'n verloopte diplomaat, wek die verwagting dat daar iets met hierdie loopbaan verkeerd gaan loop . . . Juis hierin le 'n volgehoue spanningslyn.

    Alexander McQueen: Blood Beneath the Skin

    R255,00 R300,00
    The definitive biography of Alexander McQueen which reveals the source of his genius and the links between his dark work and even darker life.

    Leaving Before the Rains Come

    R175,00 R205,00
    In her twenties the author embarked on a new journey, into a long, tempestuous marriage to Charlie Ross, the love of her life. In this memoir, she charts their twenty years together, from the brutal beauty of the Zambezi to the mountains of Wyoming - the new adventures, the unexplored paths, the insurmountable obstacles... and more.

    The Man Who Listens to Horses

    R175,00 R205,00
    When Monty Roberts was 13 years old he went off on his own to the deserts of Nevada to watch Mustangs in the wild. What he learned about their methods of communication changed his life and earned him recognition among horse breeders and trainers around the world. This is his autobiography.

    Muhammad Ali: His Life and Times

    R300,00
    One of the most recognisable, respected and inspirational men on earth, Muhammad Ali is the world's most famous boxing hero. Ali brought unprecedented speed and grace to the sport, and his charm and wit changed forever what the world expects of a champion athlete. This is the ultimate biography to match Ali's lifetime of extraordinary achievements.

    Unsolved

    R29,00 R207,50
    Was the controversial Dutch Reformed theologian Johan Heyns murdered by right-wingers or by his own people? Have the Scorpions made any progress in their search for paedophile Gert van Rooyen’s young victims? What did Robert Smit know that made it so important to have him silenced?

    I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

    R129,00 R195,00
    One of America's most important classics, the first and best loved volume of Maya Angelou's bestselling seven-volume autobiography

    Tydbom

    R39,00 R232,50
    Op 16 verlaat Johan Marais die skool om by die polisie aan te sluit. Op 'n vroee ouderdom word hy reeds blootgestel aan geweld, lyke en 'n rits polisievergrype. Maar as avontuurlustige jong man sluit hy in die laat sewentigerjare by Koevoet aan op soek na meer aksie.

    Chai tea and ginger beer

    R180,00
    Chai tea and ginger beer, the brand-new sport biography by Deborah Kirsten, wife of international cricketing start, Gary Kirsten, tells her story, Gary’s story and their story in an honest but entertaining way. It is the story of Deborah’s unexpected journey...cricket, family and beyond.

    Always Anastacia

    R205,00 R240,00
    This memoir is a clarion call for a more nuanced understanding of trans people and the concepts of sex, gender and identity. It is a courageous account of self-discovery and transition as Anastacia Tomson embraces her truth, as the woman she has always been.

    Pulling No Punches

    R39,00
    Loved by many, loathed by others, Barry Hall is unarguably one of the greatest AFL forwards and crowd pullers of the modern era- as well as one of the most notorious and colourful players currently on the field.This is a must read for all AFL fans and anyone interested in an honest account of the real man behind the dramatic headlines.

    The Boys in the Boat

    R160,00 R190,00
    An epic true-life journey to the heart of Hitler's Berlin.

    Mandela

    R19,00 R120,00
    Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, seun van 'n hoofman, is gebore in die Transkei, en was van die begin af bestem vir grootheid. Tog was sy pad gesaai met struikelblokke en is hy weggeskeur van sy geliefdes.

    Nomad: A Personal Journey Through the Clash of Civilizations

    R99,00 R175,00
    A vivid memoir telling the story of Hirsi Ali's life in America as she reconciles the contradictions of her Islamic past and her enlightenment beliefs

    On the Move: A Life

    R185,00 R215,00
    An impassioned, tender and joyous memoir by the author of Musicophilia and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat.