Reading a well written biography gives us such a unique insight into a person, their world, their time and place in history. It can be a rewarding experience of learning or relating and making sense in the world.
This year, the National Biography Award shortlist sees 5 of the 6 titles also being debut works. The winners will be announced on August 28 so there’s still time to check them out, dive into some fascinating stories and see what you think. Can you pick the winner?
Click on one of the book covers to find it in our catalogue and reserve.