• ADVISORY: The Avalon.ph admin will be out-of-town on October 20-25, 2017. Orders can still be placed but there might be delays in processing and shipping them. For concerns please e-mail to support@avalon.ph. Thank you for your understanding.
  • Search Products

    Stay Connected:
    The cart is empty.
    Cart contains {{shoppingcart.totalQuantity}} Item(s)Total: {{shoppingcart.subtotal}} {{shoppingcart.total}}

    Browse by Category

    Biography, Memoir, True Story

    Biography, Memoir, True Story
    Page 1 of 3  -  1 2 3  Show All
    Sort by:
    Price P250.00
    List Price: P720.00
    You Save: P470.00 (65%)
    The Passionate Reader's Guide to the authors you love, including things you never knew, juicy bits you'll want to know, and hundreds of ideas for what to read next.
    Price P280.00
    List Price: P620.00
    You Save: P340.00 (55%)
    Edited by Mark Winegardner. Some of America's best writers recall how food has defined their families, changed their lives, and made them what they are today.
    Price P250.00
    List Price: P650.00
    You Save: P400.00 (62%)
    The true account of a daring rescue that inspired the film ARGO, winner of the 2012 Academy Award for Best Picture.
    Price P250.00
    List Price: P580.00
    You Save: P330.00 (57%)
    Perfectly balanced between humor and erudition, Ex Libris establishes Fadiman as one of our finest contemporary essayists.
    Price P250.00
    List Price: P680.00
    You Save: P430.00 (63%)
    The true story of an unholy alliance between the FBI and the Irish Mob.
    Price P350.00
    List Price: P720.00
    You Save: P370.00 (51%)
    Hardbound. In Have a Little Faith, Mitch Albom offers a beautifully written story of a remarkable eight-year journey between two worlds--two men, two faiths, two communities--that will inspire readers everywhere.
    Price P400.00
    List Price: P1,100.00
    You Save: P700.00 (64%)
    Hardbound. The true story of one family, caught between America’s two biggest policy disasters: the war on terror and the response to Hurricane Katrina.
    Price P250.00
    List Price: P620.00
    You Save: P370.00 (60%)
    James Gleick, the author of Chaos and Genius, and one of the most acclaimed science writers of his generation, brings the reader into Newton’s reclusive life and provides startlingly clear explanations of the concepts that changed forever our perception of bodies, rest, and motion—ideas so basic to the twenty-first century, it can truly be said: We are all Newtonians.
    Price P200.00
    List Price: P550.00
    You Save: P350.00 (64%)
    "Certain books by our most talented essayists... carry inside their covers the heat and struggle of a life's central choice being made and the price being paid, while the writer tells us about other matters, and leaves behind a path of sadness and sparkling loss. Reading Lolita in Tehran is such a book."- The Atlantic Monthly
    Price P200.00
    List Price: P620.00
    You Save: P420.00 (68%)
    By Lt. Col. Michael Lee Lanning (U.S. Army, Ret.) They were conquerors, liberators, heroes, madmen. All changed the world forever on the field of battle.
    Price P200.00
    List Price: P620.00
    You Save: P420.00 (68%)
    A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary, by Simon Winchester.
    Price P180.00
    List Price: P600.00
    You Save: P420.00 (70%)
    The Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession by Susan Orlean. The inspiration for the movie Adaptation (starring Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep and Chris Cooper)
    Price P300.00
    List Price: P800.00
    You Save: P500.00 (62%)
    Hardbound. An old man, a young man, and life's greatest lesson.
    Price P200.00
    List Price: P850.00
    You Save: P650.00 (76%)
    The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students Who Took Vegas for Millions by Ben Mezrich. The amazing inside story about a gambling ring of M.I.T. students who beat the system in Vegas- and lived to tell how.
    Price P180.00
    List Price: P500.00
    You Save: P320.00 (64%)
    "A book that captivates from first page to last."- West Coast Review of Books
    Price P250.00
    List Price: P620.00
    You Save: P370.00 (60%)
    Welcome to the wonderful mind of Douglas Adams.
    Price P350.00
    List Price: P720.00
    You Save: P370.00 (51%)
    Adventures of a Curious Character. by Richard P. Feynman. The outrageous exploits of the world's most outspoken Nobel prize-winning scientist.
    Price P350.00
    List Price: P750.00
    You Save: P400.00 (53%)
    "The life story of one of the century's most brilliant and unusual thinkers... superbly researched and well written." - Chicago Sun-Times
    Page 1 of 3  -  1 2 3  Show All