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Sailing Close to the Wind - Reminiscences - Signed by Dennis Skinner.
by  Dennis Skinner  
Publisher Quercus
Published Date 18 September 2014
ISBN 9781782061564
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£20.00
Signed by Dennis Skinner directly on the title page. First edition first printing. Hardback in dust jacket. Brand new condition. Signed by Dennis Skinner at the offices of the publishers.
About the Author
Dennis Skinner is the son of a miner sacked after the 1926 General Strike. Skinner, to the distress of his mother, and despite a Grammar School education, followed his dad down the pit. He was a Clay Cross and Derbyshire councillor before winning Bolsover for Labour in 1970, a seat he's held ever since. A former chairman of Labour, current member of the party's ruling National Executive Committee, Skinner's Parliamentary heckles and interventions are legendary. He was expelled ......more
 
 
     
Ricky Hatton: The Real Hitman
by  Ricky Hatton  
Publisher Great Northern Books
Published Date 28 September 2006
ISBN 1905080174
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£24.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Signed by Ricky Hatton directly on the first page of the book. Fine/fine new unread condition....more
 
 
     
RANULPH FIENNES-MAD DOGS AND ENGLISHMEN: AN EXPEDITION ROUND MY FAMILY.
by  Ranulph Fiennes  
Publisher Hodder and Stoughton
Published Date 15 October 2009
ISBN 9780340925027
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£18.00
Signed by Ranulph Fiennes in black ink directly on the title page. First edition first printing. Very fine/very fine new unread condition.
Discover Sir Ranulph Twistelton-Wykham-Fiennes’s personal expedition to trace his extraordinary family through the twists and turns of history. From Charlemagne – himself a direct ancestor of the author – to the count who very nearly persuaded William the Conqueror to retreat at Hastings, many members of this unique clan have lived close to the nerve centre of the ruler of their day.
They number in their ranks a murderer, a wife poisoner, a poacher, England's greatest female traveller of the 17th century, and an extortionist Lord High ......more
 
 
     
Poirot and Me
by  David Suchet  
Publisher Headline
Published Date 7 November 2013
ISBN 978-0755364190
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£49.99

Hardback in dustjacket. Signed by the author directly on the page. Near fine/near fine new unread condition - slight bumping to top right hand corner of front boards. Signatures will vary slightly from that shown in image as I have more than one signed book to sell and it is not practical to take individual photos of each signature.

Hercule Poirot, with his distinctive moustache and fastidious ways, is one of Agatha Christie's finest creations and one of the world's best-loved detectives.
Through his television performance in ITV's Agatha Christie's Poirot, David Suchet has become inextricably linked with the 'little Belgian', a man whom he has grown to love dearly ......more

 
 
     
Peter Shilton The Autobiography
by  Peter Shilton  
Publisher Orion Books
Published Date 30 September 2004
ISBN 075286145x
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£18.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Very fine/very fine new unread condition. Signed by Peter Shilton directly on the title page.
Synopsis
Peter Shilton is a legend in football. One of the greatest goalkeepers to play in this country, his 25 clean sheets in one season at Nottingham Forest, and 67 throughout a lengthy international career are landmarks in the modern game. He started out at 15 with Leicester City, achieved fame at Stoke City, then won two European Cups and a League Championship medal with Forest. He's played in numerous World Cup campaigns (both successful and unsuccessful), was the keeper involved with Maradona's 'Hand of God', and, aged 40, was still playing with ......more
 
 
     
Pele: The Autobiography
by   Pele  
Publisher Simon and Schuster
Published Date 15 May 2006
ISBN 0743275829
Signed   First Edition  
£169.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Signed 'Pele' in black pen directly on the half title page. Includes promotional flier from the event on to which has been stapled the stamped receipt for the book. Event limited the number of books to one per customer due to time constraints so signed copies are very scarce. The book is a second printing 3579810642 - no first print copies available at signing events.
Synopsis
Synopsis Even people who don't know football know Pele. The best of a generation of Brazilian players universally acknowledged as the most accomplished and attractive group of footballers ever to play the game, he won the World Cup three times and is Brazil's all-time record ......more
 
 
     
OPEN - Andre Agassi Signed Autobiography
by  Andre Agassi  
Publisher HarperCollins
Published Date 9 November 2009
ISBN 9780007281428
Signed  
£24.99

Signed by Andre Agassi directly on the title page in black pen. Second printing with number 2 on the copyright page. Near fine new unread condition with slight creasing to dustjacket to top right hand corner. Hardback in dustjacket.
Synopsis
He is one of the most beloved athletes in history and one of the most gifted men ever to step onto a tennis court - but from early childhood Andre Agassi hated the game. Coaxed to swing a racket while still in the crib, forced to hit hundreds of balls a day while still in grade school, Agassi resented the constant pressure even as he drove himself to become a prodigy, an inner conflict that would define him. Now, ......more

 
 
     
No Orinary Joe: Joe Calzaghe Autobiography
by  Joe Calzaghe  
Publisher Century.
Published Date 24 May 2007
ISBN 9781846051937
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£39.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Very fine/Very fine new unread condition. First edition first printing. Signed by Joe Calzaghe directly on the half title page in black pen. Signed at the event on Tuesday, 29th May, 1pm-2pm at Books Etc Jubilee Place, Canary Wharf, London.

Synopsis
It was past three o'clock in the morning when Joe Calzaghe experienced the sweetest validation of his professional life. Victory over Jeff Lacy, a 28-year-old American compared to a young Mike Tyson because of his power and "take-no-prisoners attitude", left no one in doubt about the world super middleweight champion's talent. Hugh McIlvanney, the doyen of British sportswriters and a veteran ......more
 
 
     
No Holding Back - Signed Autobiography
by  Amanda Holden  
Publisher Simon and Schuster
Published Date 24 October 2013
ISBN 978-1471125751
Signed  
£18.99
Hardback. Signed by the author directly on the title page. Brand new condition.
Book description
Amanda Holden is a multi-talented British actress, theatre star and judge on Britain's Got Talent. Among her roles are Mia Bevan in Cutting It, Sarah Trevanion in Wild at Heart, the title role in Thoroughly Modern Millie for which she was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Theatre Award, and most recently as Princess Fiona in Shrek the Musical. She lives in London with her husband, Chris Hughes, and two daughters, Lexi and Hollie. This is Amanda's first book. ...more
 
 
     
Nice To Meet You: My Story - Jessie J (SIGNED edition)
by  Jessie J  
Publisher Simon and Schuster
Published Date 27 September 2012
ISBN 978-1471110740
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£28.99
Hardback in dustjacket. Signed by Jessie J directly on the title page. Fine brand new condition. Signatures will vary slightly from that shown as I have more than one book to sell and it is not practical to take photos of each signature.
Book Description
One of the most inspiring talents to emerge from British pop culture, Jessie J's message is loud and clear: be strong, be determined and never shy away from Who You Are. An international sensation and a multi-award-winning superstar, she took the music industry by storm, selling 11 million singles and 2.5 million albums worldwide. In this fully illustrated and highly personal book, Jessie J tells her own story in her own words ......more
 
 
     
MY WORD IS MY BOND - ROGER MOORE SIGNED AUTOBIOGRAPHY.
by  Roger Moore  
Publisher Michael O'Mara
Published Date 2009
ISBN 9781843173878
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£11.99

Publisher's signed edition. Paperback - first edition first printing. Signed by Roger Moore in black pen directly on the second page from the front of the book. Near fine unread condition with slight shelfwear.
Product Description The quintessential suave hero, Roger Moore has had an extraordinary career that has spanned seven decades, from early television to the golden age of Hollywood and on to international superstardom. Dashing, handsome and every inch the archetypal English gentleman, he is unforgettable as The Saint, as Lord Brett Sinclair in "The Persuaders!" and, of course, as James Bond, making seven blockbusting films as arguably the most debonair ......more

 
 
     
My Life So Far
by  Jane Fonda  
Publisher Ebury Press
Published Date 23 May 2005
ISBN 0091906105
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£18.99

Hardback book in dustjacket. Book and dustjacket in fine new unread condition. Signed by Jane Fonda with trademark loveheart symbol directly on the title page in black marker pen. Book comes complete wit glossy phoootograph taken at the signing at Waterstones Picadilly.
Synopsis
'There are always regrets in life, among them things we've done that we wish we could take back and erase. I have significant ones that will haunt me forever and which I hope I have been brave enough to confront in this book.' So says Jane Fonda in the preface to 'My Life So Far', a powerful account of an extraordinary woman. Oscar winner, controversial political activist, groundbreaking fitness ......more

 
 
     
My Life My Way - Cliff Richard Signed Autobiography.
by  Cliff Richard  
Publisher Headline
Published Date 1 September 2008
ISBN 9780755315888
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£29.99
Hardback in dustjacket. Signed by Cliff Richard in black pen directly on the title page. Very fine/very fine new unread condition.
Synopsis
Sir Cliff Richard OBE is the biggest-selling artist of all time, selling over 250 million records around the world since he burst onto the music scene in 1958. But how has he kept his appeal all these years? In a world fuelled by drink, sex and drugs, he is perennially attractive without any of those things that keep other singers' profiles high. Now, working with the highly acclaimed biographer and journalist, Penny Junor, Cliff is going to talk freely and frankly about what it is like to be Cliff. Inspirational, hugely talented, a ......more
 
 
     
My Heroes - SIGNED BY SIR RANULPH FIENNES.
by  Ranulph Fiennes  
Publisher Hodder and Stoughton
Published Date 29 September 2011
ISBN 978-1444722420
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£19.00

Hardback in dustjacket. Signed by Ranulph Fiennes directly on the title page. Near Fine/ near fine brand new - some pinching to spine ends or bruising to corners.
Product Description
In MY HEROES the 'world's greatest living explorer' (Gunniess Book of Records), writes about the people who have inspired him - from explorers to policemen, families to freedom fighters.
Wherever in the world Ranulph gives one of his lectures or motivational speeches, someone always asks: 'Who inspired you to do all the crazy things you've done?' For the first time he explores this idea by revealing his own personal heroes and what lessons their actions may have taught him in his own ......more

 
 
     
Mustn't Grumble.
by  Terry Wogan  
Publisher Orion Books
Published Date 30 September 2006
ISBN 0752874381
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£18.99
Hardback book in dustjacket. Signed by the author directly on the title page. Fine new unread condition
Synopsis
Written in a style familiar to his millions of listeners, rich with warmth and irony, MUSTN'T GRUMBLE is Terry's definitive autobiography. Not only does he introduce the reader to post-Emergency Ireland, his chain-smoking maiden aunts, his quick-witted mother and hard-working father and the (not so) Christian Fathers who tried to knock his hands off, he explains how he's managed to avoid a hard day's work from childhood to knighthood, and entertained a few million people along the way. Terry talks in full about his past 35 years with the BBC: his hugely popular Radio ......more
 
 
     
Moon River and Me - Andy Williams Signed Autobiography
by  Andy Williams  
Publisher Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Published Date 28 September 2009
ISBN 9780297856399
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£24.99

Signed by Andy Williams in pen directly on a limitation page at the front of the book. Publisher's signed limited edition. Hardback book in dustjacket. Near fine new unread condition - some bruising to spine ends or corners and some shelfwear.
Product Description
Andy Williams is one of the greatest singers of all time. During a remarkable career spaning eight decades, he has sold over 100 million albums, hosted a hugely successful TV show and worked with a roll-call of showbusiness legends that included Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra, Lauren Bacall, Elvis Presley and John Lennon. Now for the first time Andy tells the whole remarkable story. ......more

 
 
     
Mary Berry Recipe For Life SIGNED
by  Mary Berry  
Publisher Michael Joseph
Published Date 12 September 2013
ISBN 9781405912846
Signed  
£20.00
Hardback in dustjacket. Signed by Mary Berry on a page at the front of the book saying 'publisher's exclusive signed edition'. Brand new condition. 'Singed by the author' sticker on the front cover.
Book Description
From Queen of Tarts to the nation's heart, Mary Berry shares her Recipe for Life.
From the moment she came into the world - two weeks early, throwing her parents' lives into disarray - Mary has gracefully but firmly done things her own way.
Born in 1935, in the city of Bath, Mary's childhood was a curious mix of idyllic picnics and ramblings, and alarming air raids; of a spirited and outdoorsy home life and a dreaded school existence. All nearly cut ......more
 
 
     
Mamma Mia! How Can I Resist You? ABBA SIGNED!
by  Benny Anderson Bjorn Ulvaeus, Judy Cramer  
Publisher Orion Books
Published Date 2008
ISBN 9780753821015
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£19.99

Softback. Signed by Benny Anderson, Bjorn Ulvaeus (Abba members) and Judy Cramer (producer and creator of the Mama Mia show) in pen directly on a publisher's bookplate produced especially for the title. The bookplate has been loosely inserted in the book, but has a peel off sticky back, so that you have the option to stick it in the book if you so wish to.
Synopsis
The story of a double phenomenon: the group who reinvented the world's perception of pop music in the 1970s, and the show based around their hits which became an entertainment industry legend in its own right, opening in 85 cities and seen by over 20 million people. This paperback edition ends the story with ......more

 
 
     
Look Back in Hunger - Jo Brand Signed Autobiography.
by  Jo Brand  
Publisher Headline
Published Date 1 October 2009
ISBN 9780755355235
Signed   First Edition   First Printing  
£20.00
Hardback book in dustjacket. Signed by Jo Brand in black pen directly on the first page from the front ' Love Jo Brand'. BRAND NEW unread. Waterstone's 'signed by the author' sticker on the front of the book.
Product Description
Jo Brand is one of Britain's funniest and best-loved comedians. With a sharp eye for the absurd and in her own unique voice she tells her story for the first time.
What possessed her to become a professional comedian in the cut-throat world of stand-up comedy after ten years as a psychiatric nurse? How did she deal with late night drunken audiences? Raised in middle class comfort, she left home in her teens to live with someone entirely ......more
 
 
     
Lions Triumphant - The Captain's Story - Signed by Sam Warburton
by  Sam Warburton  
Publisher Simon and Schuster
Published Date 7 November 2013
ISBN 9781471113116
Signed  
£18.99

Hardback. Signed by Sam Warburton directly on the page. Reprint. Brand new condition.
When the British and Irish Lions set out for Australia in late May, they knew they faced a daunting task. Since the war, only four Lions sides had returned victorious, the last in 1997. In the modern era of professional rugby, some even questioned if the Lions concept still had a place. How could a mixture of of northern hemisphere nations come together and take on the might of one of the southern giants? Under coach Warren Gatland and captain Sam Warburton, the Lions of 2013 looked to overcome the doubters and to show they could still make the Lions roar. As captain, Warburton himself ......more

 
 
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