Push: My Father, Polio, and Me by Sarah Passingham

Push: My Father, Polio, and Me by Sarah Passingham (2019)

Push: My Father, Polio, and Me is an intimate, powerful memoir by Push’s daughter, exploring the devastation polio wreaked upon generations up until the 1950s.

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Push: My Father, Polio, and Me by Sarah Passingham EBOOK

Push: My Father, Polio, and Me by Sarah Passingham EBOOK (2020)

In 1952 three things happened to Push Pulman: he narrowly missed out on qualifying to row in the Olympics; he married Diana; and six weeks later he contracted polio. His life was changed forever. This is a memoir about a virus, about overcoming difficult odds, about the transformation that vaccinations have made to people around the world.

£6.50

Threading a Dream: A Poet on the Nile

Threading a Dream: A Poet on the Nile (2017)

This rich and thoughtful memoir by critically acclaimed poet John Greening interweaves prose, verse and illustration to tell the story of his journey towards his first collection, Westerners.

from £11.70