The memoirs of the famous Polish-British novelist Joseph Conrad.
A biography of the personal life of Doctor David Livingstone, the pioneering medical missionary.
The private letters to friends and family of one of history's greatest musical minds, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. A wonderful look into the personal life of the great composer.
Translated into English and with full notes on names and phrases used in the letters.
When Robin Barratt and his wife first met Maria in Moscow, they had no idea how much of an impact she would have on their own lives. From the initial interest in her story, the horror of discovering her daily struggle to survive through to active involvement…
Inspiring life wisdom from people of all ages—based on the This I Believe radio program
The popular This I Believe series, which has aired on NPR and on Bob Edwards' shows on Sirius XM Satellite and public radio, explores the personal beliefs and guiding principles by which Americans…
Memoirs of John, who was born with cerebral palsy in 1932 – twenty years before the term ‘spastic’ was invented and before this handicap was publicised in any way - up to 1965. The first thirty-three years of his life were spent in London, including…
The story that captivated a nation?how a horribly neglected little girl was rescued by her loving adoptive parents
In July 2005, a six-year-old girl named Danielle was removed from her Florida home after authorities found her living in bug-ridden…
A collection of the personal letters of one of history's greatest military minds to his mistress Lady Hamilton.
A fascinating autobiographical account of the author Jack London’s personal experiences with alcohol, both in its enjoyment and its addiction.
The personal experiences of Major-General Sir C. E. Callwell, K.C.B., of fighting in the First World War.