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    The Youngs: The Brothers Who Built AC/DC: The Brothers Who Built AC/DC by Jesse Fink    Getting Schooled: The Reeducation of an American Teacher by Garret Keizer    Timeless: Love, Morgenthau, and Me by Lucinda Franks    Doctored: The Disillusionment of an American Physician: The Disillusionment of an American Physician by Sandeep Jauhar    The Birth of Korean Cool: How One Nation Is Conquering the World Through Pop Culture by Euny Hong    I'll Be Back Right After This: My Memoir by Pat O'Brien    Confessions of an Ivy League Frat Boy: A Memoir by Andrew Lohse    Improper Pursuits: The Scandalous Life of an Earlier Lady Diana Spencer by Carola Hicks    Carl Gustav Jung: A Biography by Frank McLynn    The Dream of Water: A Memoir by Kyoko Mori    Jason Biggs: Hollywood's Newest Cutie-Pie! by James Robert Parish    Body Slam: The Jesse Ventura Story: The Jesse Ventura Story by Jake Tapper    World Enough and Time: The Life of Andrew Marvell by Nicholas Murray    Literary Seductions: Compulsive Writers and Diverted Readers by Frances Wilson    Do What Thou Wilt: A Life of Aleister Crowley by Lawrence Sutin    My Poets by Maureen N. McLane    The Last Days of Glory: The Death of Queen Victoria by Tony Rennell    A Glimpse of Nothingness: Experiences in an American Zen Community by Janwillem Van De Wetering    The Empty Mirror: Experiences in a Japanese Zen Monastery by Janwillem Van De Wetering    Haatchi & Little B: The Inspiring True Story of One Boy and His Dog by Wendy Holden    Beating Goliath: My Story of Football and Faith by Art Briles & Don Yaeger    Neil Armstrong: A Life of Flight by Jay Barbree    Off the Leash: A Year at the Dog Park by Matthew Gilbert    My Family and Other Hazards: A Memoir by June Melby    My Two Italies by Joseph Luzzi    Keep Australia On Your Left: A True Story of an Attempt to Circumnavigate Australia by Kayak by Eric Stiller    Shaq Talks Back by Shaquille O'Neal    Tomlinson Hill: The Remarkable Story of Two Families Who Share the Tomlinson Name - One White, One Black by Chris Tomlinson    Passage to Ararat by Michael J. Arlen    Exiles by Michael J. Arlen    S Club 7 by Anna Louise Golden    Sugar Ray by Anna Louise Golden    'N Sync: Tearing Up Our Hearts by Anna Louise Golden    The Moffatts by Anna Louise Golden    Wildlife Wars: My Fight to Save Africa's Natural Treasures by Richard Leakey & Virginia Morell    Christina Aguilera: An Unauthorized Biography by Anna Louise Golden    Brandy by Anna Louise Golden    B*Witched by Anna Louise Golden    5ive by Anna Louise Golden    Rotten: No Irish, No Blacks, No Dogs by John Lydon & Keith Zimmerman & Kent Zimmerman    Peter Jackson: From Prince of Splatter to Lord of the Rings by Ian Pryor    Out of Sheer Rage: Wrestling with D. H. Lawrence by Geoff Dyer    But Beautiful: A Book About Jazz by Geoff Dyer    Queen Victoria: A Life of Contradictions by Matthew Dennison    Within Arm's Length: A Secret Service Agent's Definitive Inside Account of Protecting the President: A Secret Service Agent's De by Dan Emmett    I Like You Just the Way I Am: Stories About Me and Some Other People by Jenny Mollen    The Romanov Sisters: The Lost Lives of the Daughters of Nicholas and Alexandra by Helen Rappaport    The Matters of Life, Death, and More: Writing on Soccer by Aleksandar Hemon    The Owl Who Liked Sitting on Caesar: Living with a Tawny Owl by Martin Windrow    A Cuban Boxer's Journey: Guillermo Rigondeaux, from Castro's Traitor to American Champion by Brin-Jonathan Butler
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Postmark Baghdad: On Patrol with the Iraqi National Police

Postmark Baghdad: On Patrol with the Iraqi National Police by LTC Matthew K. GreenIn January 2007, Lieutenant Colonel Matthew K. Green journeys to Iraq to serve as the team chief of a national police transition team. Itâ€s a historic time, and America is pushing forth a radical plan meant to help the fledgling Iraqi government regain
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The Beckoning Sea: Stories from My Life at Sea and Elsewhere

The Beckoning Sea: Stories from My Life at Sea and Elsewhere by Bernhard AbrahamssonThere are two books in this volume. The first, "The Beckoning Sea", is the author's memoir. It consists of short stories and vignettes from a youth dreaming of seeing the world; of being beckoned by the sea. Funny and sad events mesh together to form a
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Dunny Man's Picnic: A War Bride's Journey

Dunny Man's Picnic: A War Bride's Journey by Diana Marie FoderoCarefree and beautiful, Peggy Yeats fell in love with an American serviceman stationed in Australia. After a hasty marriage in Queensland, Peggy's beau Hart was shipped off to war. During his absence, she gave birth to Diana Marie, the author who wrote
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REESE'S Peanut Butter Cups: The Untold Story: Inventor, H.B. Reese

REESE'S Peanut Butter Cups: The Untold Story: Inventor, H.B. Reese by Andrew R. ReeseThere have been many famous inventors over the years, such as Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Edison. Then there is that other guy... People often wonder who invented the famous REESE's Peanut Butter Cups. This book is written by the Grandson of H.B. Reese,
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Goal: My Journey from Afghanistan

Goal: My Journey from Afghanistan by Mohammed B. AlikhailMohammad Alikhail's mother never forgot that her fifth son was born the day her husband turned his affections to a younger bride. She cradled the newborn in her arms and called him Bad-bakht, the unlucky one. The name followed him, and it fit. Despite
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Samuel Akpabot: The Odyssey of a Nigerian Composer-Ethnomusicologist

Samuel Akpabot: The Odyssey of a Nigerian Composer-Ethnomusicologist by Godwin SadohSamuel Akpabotâ€s life tells a unique story of an incredible and fascinating journey encompassing over six decades. The life, music, and scholarly effervescence of Samuel Akpabot are indeed an epitome of intercultural musicology. The odyssey reveals a
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Where We Come From

Where We Come From by Piergiorgio CostaIt is important to save memories of our past life for future generations to know. This is particularly important for my American family that is logistically separated from his Italian roots. Discovering where we are coming from some time explain what we
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AFTER THE VIOLENCE: Seeking My Daughter, Myself, and the Child She Left Behind

AFTER THE VIOLENCE: Seeking My Daughter, Myself, and the Child She Left Behind by Ellen Zelda KessnerA young family-dad, mom, baby-are gunned down in their home by a "friend." Dad and baby survive, but the mom does not. Her mom searches for the truth of her daughter's life and murder, while desperately trying to bond with her wounded grandchild. This
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a Child, a Dream and a Sling-shot

a Child, a Dream and a Sling-shot by Maria PsanisMs.

Psanis gives us a full 180 degree of emotions in her new book, a Child, a Dream, and a Sling-ShotShe goes from the light-hearted poems of fond memories of her childhood to the painful periods of life we all must face with poems on death, war and sickness.

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Dan Rooney: My 75 Years with the Pittsburgh Steelers and the NFL

Dan Rooney: My 75 Years with the Pittsburgh Steelers and the NFL by Dan Rooney
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Silent No More: A Memoir

Silent No More: A Memoir by Ernestine LopezEmotional and physical abuse against women continues to occur on a daily basis in the United States. Women continue to suffer in silence. But Ernestine Lopez refuses to remain silent any longer. Silent No More reveals Lopez's journey through spousal abuse
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SO FAR, SO GOOD: A Memoir

SO FAR, SO GOOD: A Memoir by James L. FergusonAfter graduating from Harvard Business School, James L. Ferguson worked at Procter & Gamble for a decade. Both tenures served to prepare him for success at General Foods Corporation in White Plains, New York. Looking back to his childhood in Evanston,
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A Story That Had To Be Told: The challenges and triumphs of an extraordinary Chicago woman

A Story That Had To Be Told: The challenges and triumphs of an extraordinary Chicago woman by J. G. JungCelebrate the strength and beauty of life in this extraordinary story about a woman who faced insurmountable odds and achieved the unthinkable. The daughter of German immigrants, Andrea Schenk was born in 1934 and lived with her family in Depression-era
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Always Faithful, Always Free

Always Faithful, Always Free by Thurman I. MillerAlways Faithful, Always Free draws on all ten decades of the author's life to paint a vivid portrait of the fast-disappearing Greatest Generation, from the struggles of the Depression and World War II through the creation of an entirely new America. His
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Clothing Memoirs of a Wannabe Cowgirl: Remembrances of Growing Up in the 1960's and 70's

Clothing Memoirs of a Wannabe Cowgirl: Remembrances of Growing Up in the 1960's and 70's by Donna HarlanThe 1960's ushered in one of the most quickly wide-spread trends up until that time...the American cowboy. This was due in part to the acquisition of television into many of the homes of the baby boomers. All of us who were 'cowboys' during this time still
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When My Boss Calls, Get the Name

When My Boss Calls, Get the Name by Howard BerkIn his business memoir, When My Boss Calls, Get the Name, Howard Berk shares the excitement of surviving and thriving in a corporate world transformed by takeovers, leveraged buyouts, mergers, and acquisitions. With warmth and insight, he depicts the differing
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How I Stopped Believing In The End Of The World

How I Stopped Believing In The End Of The World by William Monroe WhittleThis poignant story takes us on a journey into the depths of fundamentalist states of mind, and out the other side. It's a true story about how members of a deeply religious family attempt through their belief system to gain meaning, guidance, and success
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Perfectly Reasonable Deviations From the Beaten Track: The Letters of Richard P. Feynman

Perfectly Reasonable Deviations From the Beaten Track: The Letters of Richard P. Feynman by Richard FeynmanFeynman's letters - offers an unprecedented look at the writer, thinker, Nobel Prize-winning physicist whose scientific mind and lust for life made him a legend in his own time.
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My Guantanamo Diary: The Detainees and the Stories They Told Me

My Guantanamo Diary: The Detainees and the Stories They Told Me by Mahvish KhanMy Guantanamo Diary
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Cancer on Five Dollars a Day (chemo not included): How Humor Got Me Through the Toughest Journey of My Life

Cancer on Five Dollars a Day (chemo not included): How Humor Got Me Through the Toughest Journey of My Life by Robert Schimmel & Alan EisenstockIn the spring of 2000, stand-up comedian Robert Schimmel was diagnosed with stage III non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, and soon the fire of his white-hot career started to fizzle.

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Dreaming in Libro: How a Good Dog Tamed a Bad Woman

Dreaming in Libro: How a Good Dog Tamed a Bad Woman by Louise Bernikow"Sharply observed, beautifully written" (Claire Cook), a delicious summer read for any dog lover
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The Memoir and the Memoirist: Reading and Writing Personal Narrative

The Memoir and the Memoirist: Reading and Writing Personal Narrative by Thomas Larson
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Tabloid Love: Looking for Mr. Right in All the Wrong Places, A Memoir

Tabloid Love: Looking for Mr. Right in All the Wrong Places, A Memoir by Bridget HarrisonTabloid Love
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With Their Backs to the World: Portraits from Serbia

With Their Backs to the World: Portraits from Serbia by Asne SeierstadFrom the best-selling author of The Bookseller of Kabul, an account of thirteen ordinary Serbian people and how their lives changed before, during, and after the fall of Milosevic
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Emlyn Hughes: A Tribute to the Crazy Horse

Emlyn Hughes: A Tribute to the Crazy Horse by Phil ThompsonEngland and Liverpool captain Emlyn Hughes will be remembered as somebody who did everything to the maximum. Whether it was a swashbuckling footballer whose style earned him the nickname Crazy Horse, or as a television quiz show captain who rubbed shoulders
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Mozart's Letters, Mozart's Life

Mozart's Letters, Mozart's Life by Robert Spaethling

"A wonderful collection that gives Mozart a voice as a son, husband, brother and friend." —New York Times Book Review

"Mozart's honesty, his awareness of his own genius and his contempt for authority all shine out from these letters."—Sunday
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Appalachian Mountain Girl: Coming of Age in Coal Mine Country

Appalachian Mountain Girl: Coming of Age in Coal Mine Country by Rhoda Warren

Appalachian Mountain Girl is a sensitive and beautifully written autobiographical account of a childhood in the coalmine district of Depression-era Kentucky. With humor and warmth—but without sentimentality—Rhoda Warren recounts the lives

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Embracing the Dragon: A Woman's Remarkable Journey Along the Great Wall of China

Embracing the Dragon: A Woman's Remarkable Journey Along the Great Wall of China by Polly GreeksThis vivid recollection follows one woman's remarkable journey walking the Great Wall of China. Polly Greels walked further than any European woman to date—over jagged mountain passes, into villages which had never seen a European woman, and through
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AHMO Power

AHMO Power by Brian Honea
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Rancho El Contento

Rancho El Contento by Rick McManusDorothy McManus grew up in a country home near the small town of El Centro, California. Named Rancho El Contento, this home was a peaceful, idyllic setting that created in her a refuge she would carry with her for the rest of her life. Early on, Dorothy

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Voyage to America

Voyage to America by Louis VanderMolenAfter years of operating in the Dutch Underground and struggling to stay alive in WWII German-Occupied Netherlands, Louis VanderMolen and his wife, Ada, come to realize that their hopes for rebuilding their lives have been rejected by the country for which

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River of Pearls

River of Pearls by Mary StickneyThe river of life has followed an unusual course for Mary Stickney. World traveler, artist and writer, she became familiar with American embassies and diplomatic outposts abroad while the wife of a U.S. Foreign Service agricultural scientist.

In River

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Through the Jungle

Through the Jungle by Samantha W. Adams"This book is a rare find, sharing all the joys, stresses, desires, and challenges Samantha faced throughout her first three years of transition. Not always easy to read or glamorous, it details one woman's desire to live fully in this world as her true
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The Education of a Waldorf Teacher

The Education of a Waldorf Teacher by Keith Francis

Waldorf education is a wonderful thing, but it doesn

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Hand Job

Hand Job by Mike RamseyHand Job is not only full of entertaining stories about how author Mike Ramsey was turned and twisted towards a career in hand and parts modeling, but also offers valuable insight into the world of modeling.

  • Follow the author as he walks in the footsteps
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Vernon

Vernon by Vern PaceVernon Pace was born into what was called
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Sanctuary

Sanctuary by Dale AllenThe last days are upon us. In the near future, a man will find his destiny by looking deep into the past. The battle for man
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My Times

My Times by Joseph M. JonesOvercoming limitations of depression-era circumstances, a boy from rural Alabama moves from newspaper reporting to take a ringside role in the staging of the finest hour of American technology
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Being Still in the Midst of Cancer

Being Still in the Midst of Cancer by Rose KronspergerA car crash on a dark rainy morning plunges a woman into a nightmare of CT scans, bone marrow biopsies, intrathecal injections and aggressive chemotherapy treatments. With each new test, different aspects of the cancer are revealed and the prognosis changes

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Battle for the Abbey

Battle for the Abbey by Adrian Flakoll
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Goodbye Careers Hello American Adventure

Goodbye Careers Hello American Adventure by Bert and Theresa ShermanHave you ever dreamed of chucking it all and hitting the open road?

The authors of this book fulfilled that dream by trading in their successful careers and comfortable lifestyle for a pick-up truck and a 19-foot travel trailer that became their new

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My Punished Mind

My Punished Mind by David C. BoylesI am a mental health consumer. This is my memoir about my (past) experiences of being psychotic; having been diagnosed Schizo-affective, in April of 2001.

It is a very vivid description of what I went through for several weeks being psychotic, before

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From Innocence to Insanity

From Innocence to Insanity by Marie Winters
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My Black Book

My Black Book by Nicholas Charles AdamsWriting explicitly about interracial homosexual sex makes many people uneasy. Adams celebrates the sexual connections across the American great divide of race that he made during two particularly interesting epochs of modern American gay history.
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Healing with Handmade Bread

Healing with Handmade Bread by Kathy SummersAuthor Kathy Summers has made handmade bread almost every day for thirty-six years. She and her husband raised a family of nine children, who are mostly made of handmade bread. She has taught hundreds of people how to make bread. Many say it is the best

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Confessions of a Battered Woman

Confessions of a Battered Woman by Emily JohnsonConfessions of a Battered Woman is a true story of how the author, Emily Johnson, grew up in an abusive home; And following the cycle of abuse, she married a man who beat and battered her. After he unsuccessfully tried to murder her, Emily devised a

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Bipolar Expedition

Bipolar Expedition by Gene LeboyBipolar Expedition explains how one can successfully survive serious suicidal manic depression. A victim of manic depression for over forty years, author Gene Leboy lived through two suicide attempts and their resulting hospitalizations.

Bipolar Expedition

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Oklahoma Pioneer!

Oklahoma Pioneer! by Wesley E. HallOklahoma Pioneers is a biographical narrative about Mallie Rue Karr (1882-1971) and Horace Greeley Teeman Hall (1877-1965) who were married in Indian Territory (the Cherokee Nation) in 1900 and migrated there in a covered wagon in the spring of 1907, a
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This Is My Body

This Is My Body by Alla Renee Bozarth
O Earth, wrap me
in your leaves-
heal me.

Let me fall
on your Earthbreast-
feed me.

Sing to me
under the round nests
in your cedar trees. . .

Let my wounds
open
and empty

Into your wonderful
compost heap. . .

Let my wounds
become fertile

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ABook

ABook by Ted Tilton Jr.I know I have done what I can do to understand and alleviate the pain that rolls around and takes people
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Beauty With A Purpose

Beauty With A Purpose by Han Shin
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Mama Was My Teacher

Mama Was My Teacher by Dozier C. CadeGo back in time to 1917 in a small town in Southeast Alabama. A boy was born in his home, suckled by a half-black, half-Creek Indian, actually knew and talked with a former family slave, nurtured in a large, caring and loving low-income family. His mother
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Greek Coffee

Greek Coffee by George MolhoIn 1978, at the age of seven, I was kidnapped and tortured for an entire year. Ten years later I would fall in love for the first time. At twenty-one I would turn the tables and confront my kidnapper. Seven years after that I married my soul mate. In 2001,

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Love, Life & Lemongrass

Love, Life & Lemongrass by Zoe HammondsLove, Life & Lemongrass is a short tale of Red, a 25-year-old girl travelling alone through Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. The book is a purposefully muddled collection of story telling, diary entries and film script all set against the breathtaking

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Reflections Of The Soul

Reflections Of The Soul by Randy DuckworthIn Reflections Of The Soul, Randy Duckworth has created an honest yet uplifting picture of the highs and lows that we all experience in our lives. His work depicts the joys and sorrows of life with stark honesty, and at the same time, he still manages
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The Prankster and the Conspiracy: The Story of Kerry Thornley and How He Met Oswald and Inspired the Counterculture

The Prankster and the Conspiracy: The Story of Kerry Thornley and How He Met Oswald and Inspired the Counterculture by Adam GorightlyOne of the 1960s counterculture's most fascinating characters was Kerry Wendell Thornley-a writer, philosopher, Zen dishwasher, enlightened prankster, and, possibly, an Oswald double with disturbing ties to the Kennedy assassination. A lifelong provocateur,
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You Only Blow Yourself Up Once

You Only Blow Yourself Up Once by J. Frank DurhamFollowing the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, the U.S. Navy started a crash program, gathering information and educating personnel to deal with enemy bombs, land mines, and other explosive ordnance. Figuring "lawyers make the best cannon fodder," recent
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Life In a Boxcar

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In Pursuit of the Elusive Dream - Utopia

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The Genesis of Jake

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Monica Eggen spells out her version for us, in her day-by-day personal account of the birth and young life of a
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Why Do Some Animals Eat Their Young

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    Trajan and Plotina

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    The Royal Governor.....and The Duchess

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    Hiding Behind My Hair

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    Native Heart

    Native Heart by Gabriel HornMost lives are lived solely in the present. But some lives are also lived with a spiritual and historical connection to the past. These lives grant us a sense of hope for the future. Native Heart is the story of Gabriel Horn and his attempt to live a modern
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    Von Cosel

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    The UFOs of October

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    The Filigree Cross: The Salvation of Larry Broadfellow

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    Magic Moments as Paths Cross

    Magic Moments as Paths Cross by Robert Chandler Stever
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    Beyond The Mist: The Story of Donald and Dorothy Fairley

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    To the west of the Great Forest the gray waves of the Atlantic hurl themselves onto the shimmering beaches of Gabon, West Africa. And under the 100,000-square mile canopy of the Great Forest live millions of creatures, including dozens of tribes with

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    Lionheart

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    Averroes: His Life, Work and Influence

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    In Peril on the Sea: The Story of Ethel Bell and Her Children Robert and Mary

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    By an Unfamiliar Path: The Story of David and Arlene Peters

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    Shattered Faith: A Woman's Struggle to Stop the Catholic Church from Annuling Her Marriage

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    Queen Anne: The Politics of Passion

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    She ascended the thrones of England, Scotland and Ireland in 1702, at age thirty-seven, Britain's last Stuart monarch, and five years later united two of her realms, England and Scotland, as a sovereign state, creating the Kingdom of Great Britain. She

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    Mother Daughter Me: A Memoir

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    A Scattered People

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    Tragic Muse: Rachel of the Comedie-Francaise

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    Rumours of Glory: A Memoir

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    Following the success of I'm Your Man and Just Kids, legendary Canadian singer and songwriter Bruce Cockburn delivers his long-awaited memoir—a chronicle of faith, fear, and activism that is also a lively cultural and musical tour through the

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    Bad Boy: My Life On and Off the Canvas

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    Pray for Me: The Life and Spiritual Vision of Pope Francis, First Pope from the Americas

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    She's Not There: A Life in Two Genders

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    Riverhead Books Summer 2013 Insider: A Special Look at Bonus Materials

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    Included in the Riverhead Books Summer 2013 Insider are:

    A Q&A with Khaled Hosseini,

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    It's Time! My 360-Degree View of the UFC

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    And if you're a fan, then you probably recognize my face.

    Yeah, that's right—I'm that guy you see at every UFC match, spinning around and roaring

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    Madame Curie

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    To Move the World: JFK's Quest for Peace

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    Belle: The Slave Daughter and the Lord Chief Justice

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    From acclaimed biographer Paula Byrne, the sensational true tale that inspired the major motion picture Belle (May 2014) starring Tom Wilkinson, Miranda Richardson, Emily Watson, Penelope Wilton, and Matthew Goode—a stunning story of the first

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    Means of Ascent: The Years of Lyndon Johnson II

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    Master of the Senate: The Years of Lyndon Johnson III

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    The Letters of Noel Coward

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    The Opposite Field: A Memoir

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    Inside the Crosshairs: Snipers in Vietnam

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    At the start of the war in Vietnam, the United States had no snipers; by the end of the war, Marine and army precision marksmen had killed more

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    Girl, Interrupted

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    Fingernail Moon: The True Story of a Mother's Flight to Protect Her Daughter

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    Black Fire: The True Story of the Original Tom Sawyer - and of the Mysterious Fires That Baptized Gold Rush-Era San Francisco

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    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream

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    The Dirty Version: On Stage, in the Studio, and in the Streets with Ol' Dirty Bastard

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    Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)

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    Mindy Kaling has lived many lives: the obedient child of immigrant professionals, a timid chubster afraid of her own bike, a Ben Affleck–impersonating Off-Broadway performer and playwright, and, finally, a comedy writer and actress prone to starting

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    Strength of a Champion: Finding Faith and Fortitude Through Adversity

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    Following a stellar twelve-year career as a linebacker,

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    Tell My Sons: A Father's Last Letters

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    At the pinnacle of a soaring career in the U.S. Army, Lt. Col. Mark M. Weber was tapped to serve in a high-profile job within the Afghan Parliament as a military advisor. Weeks later, a routine physical revealed stage IV intestinal

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    A Disposition to Be Rich: How a Small-Town Pastor's Son Ruined an American President, Brought on a Wall Street Crash, and Made H

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    Saint-exupery: A Biography

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    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry disappeared at age forty-four during a reconnaissance flight over southern France. At the time

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    The End of Your Life Book Club

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    "What are you reading?"

    That's the question Will Schwalbe asks his mother, Mary Anne, as they sit in the waiting room of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. In 2007, Mary Anne returned from a humanitarian trip to Pakistan and Afghanistan suffering

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    Walter Pater: Lover of Strange Souls

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    The Tunnels of Cu Chi: A Harrowing Account of America's Tunnel Rats in the Underground Battlefields of Vietnam

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    Dared And Done: The Marriage of Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning

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    Margaret Thatcher: The Autobiography

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    Margaret Thatcher is the towering political figure of late-twentieth-century Great Britain. No other prime minister in modern times sought to change the British nation and its place in the world as radically as she did.

    Published in a single volume for

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    Cagney

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    Thomas More

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    When Heaven & Earth Change Places

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    The Long Walk: A Story of War and the Life That Follows

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    Brian Castner served three tours of duty in the Middle East, two of them as the commander
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    Eisenhower in War and Peace

    Eisenhower in War and Peace by Jean Edward SmithNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
    The Christian Science Monitor • St. Louis Post-Dispatch

    "Magisterial."—The New York Times

    In this extraordinary volume, Jean Edward Smith presents a portrait of Dwight D. Eisenhower

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    The Zhivago Affair: The Kremlin, the CIA, and the Battle Over a Forbidden Book

    The Zhivago Affair: The Kremlin, the CIA, and the Battle Over a Forbidden Book by Peter Finn & Petra Couvée

    Drawing on newly declassified government files, this is the dramatic story of how a forbidden book in the Soviet Union became a secret CIA weapon in the ideological battle between East and West.

    In May 1956, an Italian publishing scout took a train

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    Peter Finn &
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    Such Good Girls: The Journey of the Holocaust's Hidden Child Survivors

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    The Underground Girls of Kabul: In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan

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    Ties That Bind: Stories of Love and Gratitude from the First Ten Years of StoryCorps

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    Pope Francis: Conversations with Jorge Bergoglio: His Life in His Own Words

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    Drama High: The Incredible True Story of a Brilliant Teacher, a Struggling Town, and the Magic of Theater

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    Some Nerve: Lessons Learned While Becoming Brave

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    Slimed! An Oral History of Nickelodeon's Golden Age

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    In My Shoes: A Memoir

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    Clemente: The True Legacy of an Undying Hero

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    Free Gift with Purchase: My Improbable Career in Magazines and Makeup

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    Second Suns: Two Doctors and Their Amazing Quest to Restore Sight and Save Lives

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    Bleeding Orange: Fifty Years of Blind Referees, Screaming Fans, Beasts of the East, and Syracuse Basketball

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    The Wild Truth: The Untold Story of Sibling Survival

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    Yes Please

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    Death of a Jewish American Princess: The True Story of a Victim on Trial

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    The Secret History of Wonder Woman

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    No Place to Hide: A Brain Surgeon's Long Journey Home from the Iraq War

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    The Big Bam: The Life and Times of Babe Ruth

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    Genius in Disguise: Harold Ross of The New Yorker

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    Skywriting: A Life Out of the Blue

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    The Spark: A Mother's Story of Nurturing Genius

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    Soldier

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    My Brother My Sister: Story of a Transformation

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    On a visit to New York, the brother of well-known film critic Molly Haskell dropped a bombshell: Nearing age sixty, and married, he had decided to undergo sugery to become

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    Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus: A Devout Muslim Encounters Christianity

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    The Investigator: Fifty Years of Uncovering the Truth

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    Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist

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    Cairo: Memoir of a City Transformed

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    The Moonlight Sonata at the Mayo Clinic

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    Franz Liszt, Volume 3: The Final Years: 1861-1886

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    Franz Liszt, Volume 2: The Weimar Years: 1848-1861

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    Ezra Pound: The Solitary Volcano

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    Babes in Toyland: The Making and Selling of a Rock and Roll Band

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    Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth

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    NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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    Mademoiselle: Coco Chanel and the Pulse of History

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    Inside Out: A Memoir of the Blacklist

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    Trump: Think Like a Billionaire: Everything You Need to Know About Success, Real Estate, and Life

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    Robert Oppenheimer: A Life Inside the Center

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    Natalie Wood

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    The Wet and the Dry: A Drinker's Journey

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    The House Guests

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    Looking for Trouble: One Woman, Six Wars and a Revolution

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    Driving Mr. Albert: A Trip Across America with Einstein's Brain

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    The Telling Room: A Tale of Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World's Greatest Piece of Cheese

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    What You Want Is in the Limo: On the Road with Led Zeppelin, Alice Cooper, and the Who in 1973, the Year the Sixties Died and th

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    The Who's Quadrophenia. Led Zeppelin's Houses of the Holy. Alice Cooper's Billion
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    My Life with Cleopatra: The Making of a Hollywood Classic

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    Planet of the Blind

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    On His Own Terms: A Life of Nelson Rockefeller

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    Son of a Gun: A Memoir

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    Phil Jackson: Lord of the Rings

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    Buck: A Memoir

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    Gabriele d'Annunzio: Poet, Seducer, and Preacher of War

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    I Kiss Your Hands Many Times: Hearts, Souls, and Wars in Hungary

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    The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism

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    NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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    The Wars of Watergate: The Last Crisis of Richard Nixon

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    Lady Catherine, the Earl, and the Real Downton Abbey

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    Descent: A Memoir of Madness

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    Like most of the country and the world, David
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    Chasing Chaos: My Decade In and Out of Humanitarian Aid

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    Jessica Alexander arrived in Rwanda in the aftermath of the 1994 genocide as an idealistic intern, eager to contribute to the work of the international humanitarian aid community. But the world that she encountered in the field was dramatically different

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    My Life in Middlemarch

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    Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing

    Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing by Anya von Bremzen

    A James Beard Award-winning writer captures life under the Red socialist banner in this wildly inventive, tragicomic memoir of feasts, famines, and three generations

    Born in 1963, in an era of bread shortages, Anya grew up in a communal Moscow apartment

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    Empty Mansions: The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune

    Empty Mansions: The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune by Bill Dedman & Paul Clark Newell Jr.#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

    NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
    Janet Maslin, The New York Times • St. Louis Post-Dispatch

    Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader's Circle for author chats and more.

    When

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    Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn: A Father, a Daughter, the Meaning of Nothing, and the Beginning of Everything

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    Days of Fire: Bush and Cheney in the White House

    Days of Fire: Bush and Cheney in the White House by Peter Baker

    In Days of Fire, Peter Baker, Chief White House Correspondent for The New York Times, takes us on a gripping and intimate journey through the eight years of the Bush and Cheney administration in a tour-de-force narrative of a dramatic and controversial

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    The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince

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    The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.

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    An advisor to presidents, two-time Pulitzer Prize
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    The Second-Chance Dog: A Love Story

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    "I had no idea that Frieda would enter my life and alter it
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    Musorgsky and His Circle: A Russian Musical Adventure

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    The emergence of Russian classical music in the nineteenth century in the wake of Mikhail Glinka comprises one of the most remarkable and fascinating stories in all musical history. The five men who came together in the Russian capital of St. Petersburg

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    Lincoln in the World: The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power

    Lincoln in the World: The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power by Kevin PerainoA captivating look at how Abraham Lincoln evolved into one of our seminal foreign-policy presidents—and helped point the way to America's rise to world power.

    This is the story of one of the most breathtaking feats in the annals of American foreign

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    Little Failure: A Memoir

    Little Failure: A Memoir by Gary Shteyngart

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR "SO FAR" BY TIME AND THE WASHINGTON POST • NAMED ONE OF KIRKUS REVIEWS' "NEW BOOKS DESTINED TO BECOME CLASSICS" • SHORTLISTED FOR THE SPEAR'S BOOK AWARD IN

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    Balthus: A Biography

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    Tune In: The Beatles: All These Years

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    Tune In is the first volume of All These Years—a highly-anticipated, groundbreaking biographical trilogy by the world's leading Beatles historian. Mark Lewisohn uses his unprecedented archival access and hundreds of new interviews to construct

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    Jim Henson: The Biography

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    For the first time ever—a comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth century's most innovative creative artists: the incomparable, irreplaceable Jim Henson

    He

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    Elizabeth of York: A Tudor Queen and Her World

    Elizabeth of York: A Tudor Queen and Her World by Alison WeirNEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader's Circle for author chats and more.

    Many are familiar with the story of the much-married King Henry VIII of England and the celebrated reign of his daughter,

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    Pure Joy: The Dogs We Love

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    In this moving memoir, Danielle Steel tells the story of how she met a dog the size of a mouse with a personality that could light up an entire room. From Minnie's arrival at home in San Francisco to clothes-shopping jaunts
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    Bach: Music in the Castle of Heaven

    Bach: Music in the Castle of Heaven by John Eliot Gardiner

    Johann Sebastian Bach is one of the most unfathomable composers in the history of music. How can such sublime work have been produced by a man who (when we can discern his personality at all) seems so ordinary, so opaque—and occasionally so intemperate?

    John

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    Levels of Life

    Levels of Life by Julian Barnes

    Julian Barnes, author of the Man Booker Prize–winning novel The Sense of an Ending, gives us his most powerfully moving book yet, beginning in the nineteenth century and leading seamlessly into an entirely personal account of loss—making Levels

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    The Ministry of Guidance Invites You to Not Stay: An American Family in Iran

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    Raising Cubby: A Father and Son's Adventures with Asperger's, Trains, Tractors, and High Explosives

    Raising Cubby: A Father and Son's Adventures with Asperger's, Trains, Tractors, and High Explosives by John Elder Robison

    The slyly funny, sweetly moving memoir of an unconventional dad's relationship with his equally offbeat son—complete with fast cars, tall tales, homemade explosives, and a whole lot of fun and trouble

    John Robison was not your typical dad. Diagnosed

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    Five Quarts: A Personal and Natural History of Blood

    Five Quarts: A Personal and Natural History of Blood by Bill Hayes"We're born in blood. Our family histories are contained in it, our bodies nourished by it daily. Five quarts run through each of us, along some sixty thousand miles of arteries, veins, and capillaries."
    –from Five Quarts

    In the national bestseller
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    Hitler's Charisma: Leading Millions into the Abyss

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    Bootstrapper: From Broke to Badass on a Northern Michigan Farm

    Bootstrapper: From Broke to Badass on a Northern Michigan Farm by Mardi Jo Link

    Poignant, irreverent, and hilarious: a memoir about survival and self-discovery, by an indomitable woman who never loses sight of what matters most.

    It's the summer of 2005, and Mardi Jo Link's dream of living the simple life has unraveled into debt,

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    Orr: My Story

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    He has never written a memoir, authorized a biography, or talked to journalists about his past, but now he is finally ready to tell his story.

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    A Curious Man: The Strange and Brilliant Life of Robert "Believe It or Not!" Ripley

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    I Love Everybody (and Other Atrocious Lies): True Tales of a Loudmouth Girl

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    Autobiography of a Fat Bride: True Tales of a Pretend Adulthood

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    In Autobiography of a Fat Bride, Laurie Notaro tries painfully to make the transition from all-night partyer and

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    With or Without You: A Memoir

    With or Without You: A Memoir by Domenica RutaNEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY

    A haunting, unforgettable mother-daughter story for a new generation—the debut of a blazing new lyrical voice

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    Character Is Destiny: Inspiring Stories Every Young Person Should Know and Every Adult Should Remember

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    Wave

    Wave by Sonali Deraniyagala

    One of The New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of the Year

    On the morning of December 26, 2004, on the southern coast of Sri Lanka, Sonali Deraniyagala lost her parents, her husband, and her two young sons in the tsunami she miraculously

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    Stuck in the Middle with You: A Memoir of Parenting in Three Genders

    Stuck in the Middle with You: A Memoir of Parenting in Three Genders by Jennifer Finney Boylan

    New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Finney Boylan returns with a remarkable memoir about gender and parenting that discusses how families are shaped and the difficulties and wonders of being human.

    A father for six years, a mother for ten,

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    The Buy Side: A Wall Street Trader's Tale of Spectacular Excess

    The Buy Side: A Wall Street Trader's Tale of Spectacular Excess by Turney Duff

    New York Times Bestseller

    The Buy Side, by former Galleon Group trader Turney Duff, portrays an after-hours Wall Street culture where drugs and sex are rampant and billions in trading commissions flow to those who dangle the most enticements. A

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    Confessions of a Sociopath: A Life Spent Hiding in Plain Sight

    Confessions of a Sociopath: A Life Spent Hiding in Plain Sight by M. E. Thomas

    A PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST OF 2013 STAFF PICK

    As M.E. Thomas says of her fellow sociopaths, "We are your neighbors, your coworkers, and quite possibly the people closest to you: lovers, family, friends. Our risk-seeking behavior and general fearlessness

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    People I Want to Punch in the Throat: Competitive Crafters, Drop-Off Despots, and Other Suburban Scourges

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    People I want to punch in the throat:
    • anyone who feels

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    No Name in the Street

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    Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China

    Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China by Jung Chang

    A New York Times Notable Book

    Empress Dowager Cixi (1835–1908) is the most important woman in Chinese history. She ruled China for decades and brought a medieval empire into the modern age.
    At the age of sixteen, in a nationwide selection for

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    Calcutta: Two Years in the City

    Calcutta: Two Years in the City by Amit Chaudhuri

    The award-winning author Amit Chaudhuri has been widely praised for the beauty and subtle power of his writing and for the ways in which he makes "place" as complex a character as his men and women. Now he brings these gifts to a spellbinding amalgam

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    My Brief History

    My Brief History by Stephen HawkingNATIONAL BESTSELLER

    Stephen Hawking has dazzled readers worldwide with a string of bestsellers exploring the mysteries of the universe. Now, for the first time, perhaps the most brilliant cosmologist of our age turns his gaze inward for a revealing look

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    One Day When I Was Lost

    One Day When I Was Lost by James BaldwinBased on Alex Haley's bestselling classic The Autobiography of Malcolm X, a rare, lucidly composed screenplay from one of America's great masters of letters.

    Son of a Baptist minister; New York City hustler; honor student; convicted criminal; powerful

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    Sydney and Violet: Their Life with T.S. Eliot, Proust, Joyce and the Excruciatingly Irascible Wyndham Lewis

    Sydney and Violet: Their Life with T.S. Eliot, Proust, Joyce and the Excruciatingly Irascible Wyndham Lewis by Stephen KlaidmanA long overdue biography of the power couple that nurtured and influenced the literary world of early twentieth-century England

    "I write primarily to pay homage to a beloved friend, but also in the hope that some future chronicler of the history of

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    Stonewalled: My Fight for Truth Against the Forces of Obstruction, Intimidation, and Harassment in Obama's Washington

    Stonewalled: My Fight for Truth Against the Forces of Obstruction, Intimidation, and Harassment in Obama's Washington by Sharyl Attkisson

    Seasoned CBS reporter Sharyl Attkisson reveals how she has been electronically surveilled while digging deep into the Obama Administration and its scandals, and offers an incisive critique of her industry and the shrinking role of investigative journalism

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    I Must Say: My Life As a Humble Comedy Legend

    I Must Say: My Life As a Humble Comedy Legend by Martin Short

    In this engagingly witty, wise, and heartfelt memoir, Martin Short tells the tale of how a showbiz obsessed kid from Canada transformed himself into one of Hollywood's favorite funnymen, known to his famous peers as the "comedian's comedian."

    Short takes

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    Blue Plate Special: An Autobiography of My Appetites

    Blue Plate Special: An Autobiography of My Appetites by Kate Christensen

    From acclaimed novelist Kate Christensen, Blue Plate Special is a mouthwatering literary memoir about an unusual upbringing and the long, winding path to happiness.

    "To taste fully is to live fully." For Kate Christensen, food and eating have

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    A Very Easy Death

    A Very Easy Death by Simone de Beauvoir

    A Very Easy Death has long been considered one of Simone de Beauvoir's masterpieces. The profoundly moving, day-by-day recounting of her mother's death "shows the power of compassion when it is allied with acute intelligence" (The Sunday Telegraph).

    Powerful,

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    Adieux: A Farewell to Sartre

    Adieux: A Farewell to Sartre by Simone de Beauvoir

    Simone de Beauvoir's account of the last ten years of Jean-Paul Sartre's life provides a focus for understanding one of the greatest thinkers of the twentieth century. But the book, consisting of both a year-by-year account of Sartre's last decade and

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    Undisputed Truth

    Undisputed Truth by Mike TysonA bare-knuckled, tell-all memoir from Mike Tyson, the onetime heavyweight champion of the world-and a legend both in and out of the ring.

    Philosopher, Broadway headliner, fighter, felon-Mike Tyson has defied stereotypes, expectations, and a lot of conventional

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    Drink: The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol

    Drink: The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol by Ann Dowsett Johnston

    In Drink: The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol, award-winning journalist Anne Dowsett Johnston combines in-depth research with her own personal story of recovery, and delivers a groundbreaking examination of a shocking yet little recognized

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    Be Sweet: A Conditional Love Story

    Be Sweet: A Conditional Love Story by Roy Blount Jr.In the book his laughing and loving readers have been waiting for, our generation's master of full-hearted humor lays open the soul of his life story.

    Roy Blount Jr.--Georgia boy turned New York wit, lover of baseball and interesting women, bumbling adventurer,

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    Across an Untried Sea: Discovering Lives Hidden in the Shadow of Convention and Time

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    Greatness: Reagan, Churchill, and the Making of Extraordinary Leaders

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    The Silent Woman: Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes

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    Bloods: Black Veterans of the Vietnam War: An Oral History

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    Like No Other Time: The 107th Congress and the Two Years That Changed America Forever

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    Linspired: Jeremy Lin's Extraordinary Story of Faith and Resilience

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    Turn the Ship Around! A True Story of Turning Followers into Leaders

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    Coco Chanel: The Legend and the Life

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    Waiting to Be Heard: A Memoir

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    Here Lies: An Autobiography: An Autobiography

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    Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin

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    E. E. Cummings: A Life

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    A Place in the Country

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    Melanie Klein

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    Oscar Wilde

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    Dallas, November 22, 1963: From The Passage of Power

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    Glitter and Glue: A Memoir

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    Burt Lancaster: An American Life

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    Rob Delaney: Mother. Wife. Sister. Human. Warrior. Falcon. Yardstick. Turban. Cabbage.

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    Funniest Person on Twitter—Comedy Central Comedy Awards

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    The Fight

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    Dancing with the Enemy: My Family's Holocaust Secret

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    The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem: The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye

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    HRC: State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton

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    Mind of an Outlaw: Selected Essays

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    His Ownself: A Semi-Memoir

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    Wild Tales: A Rock & Roll Life

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    This ebook includes 4 videos, 34 audio clips, and 11 additional photos from Graham Nash's personal collection. Audio and video content does not play on all reading devices. Check your user manual for details.

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    Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War

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    The Tao of Muhammad Ali

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    Gone Native: An NCO's Story

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    Gunner's Glory: Untold Stories of Marine Machine Gunners

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    dedicated to their country,
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    Sixty Days in Combat: An Infantryman's Memoir of World War II in Europe

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    Soul Patrol

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    Anything less meant certain death.

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    Higher Ground: Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Curtis Mayfield, and the Rise and Fall of Americ an Soul

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    Buffalo Bill's America

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    The Language of Baklava

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    The Life of David

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    Part of the Jewish Encounter series

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    Recovering Your Story: Proust, Joyce, Woolf, Faulkner, Morrison

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    How Good Do You Want to Be? A Champion's Tips on How to Lead and Succeed at Work and in Life

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    Homeless at Harvard: Finding Faith and Friendship on the Streets of Harvard Square

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    Grace: A Memoir

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    What Becomes of the Brokenhearted: A Memoir

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    The Real Jane Austen: A Life in Small Things

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    John Quincy Adams: A Public Life, A Private Life

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    Andrew Jackson: His Life and Times

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    National Bestseller

    In this, the first major single-volume biography of Andrew Jackson in decades, H.W. Brands reshapes our understanding of this fascinating man, and of the Age of Democracy that he ushered in.


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    Lying: A Metaphorical Memoir

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    740 Park: The Story of the World's Richest Apartment Building

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    What a Wonderful World: The Magic of Louis Armstrong's Later Years

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    Prodigiously researched and richly detailed, this is a comprehensive account of the remarkable final twenty-five years of the life and art of one of America's greatest and most beloved musical icons.

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    I'm the One That I Want

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    The Battle for Pusan: A Memoir

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    –From the Foreword by Brig. Gen. Robert L. Scott, Jr., USAF (Ret.), author
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    Borderlines: A Memoir

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    When Caroline Kraus leaves behind her sheltered, upper-middle-class home in St. Louis for San Francisco following the death of her mother, she is searching for clarity and a fresh perspective
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    A Long Way from Home: Growing Up in the American Heartland

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    Mom & Me & Mom

    Mom & Me & Mom by Maya AngelouNEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

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    Shocked: My Mother, Schiaparelli, and Me

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    Chasing Perfect: The Will to Win in Basketball and Life

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    In 40 seasons as the head coach of St. Anthony High School, a private parochial school in Jersey City, New Jersey, Bob Hurley has established a standard of excellence and

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    Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead

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    Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in the United States, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government and industry. This means that women's voices are still not heard equally in the decisions

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    Leading the Way: The Story of Ed Feulner and the Heritage Foundation

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    Leading the Way tells the story of how Ed Feulner has transformed policymaking in Washington and has led The Heritage Foundation into

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    Out of Place: A Memoir

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    Delivering Doctor Amelia: The Story of a Gifted Young Obstetrician's Error and the Psychologist Who Helped Her

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    Treating

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    The Night My Mother Met Bruce Lee: Observations on Not Fitting in

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    The Great Northern Express: A Writer's Journey Home

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    Several months before novelist Howard Frank Mosher turned

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    The Boys of Summer: The Unauthorized Biographies of Benjamin McKenzie and Adam Brody

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    Eugene McCarthy: The Rise and Fall of Postwar American Liberalism

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    Bad Dog: A Love Story

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    (A true story.)

    Meet Hola. She's a nightmare, but it's not her fault if she tackles strangers and chews on furniture, or if she runs after buses and fried chicken containers and drug dealers. No one ever told her not to. Worse yet, she scares her family.

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    13 Cent Killers: The 5th Marine Snipers in Vietnam

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    In 1967, a bullet cost thirteen cents, and no one gave Uncle Sam a bigger bang for his buck than the 5th Marine Regiment Sniper Platoon. So feared were these lethal marksmen that the

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    Letters from Vietnam: Voices of War

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    They are the words of soldier Mark W. Harms in 1968, summing up his combat experience during the Vietnam War. His stunning letter home is just one of hundreds featured in this
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    Lovin' Bloom: The Unauthorized Story of Orlando Bloom

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    A Spoonful of Sugar: A Nanny's Story

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    The Baroness: The Search for Nica, the Rebellious Rothschild

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    Beautiful, romantic and spirited, Pannonica, known as Nica, named after her father's favorite moth, was born in 1913 to extraordinary, eccentric privilege and a storied history. The Rothschild family had, in only five generations, risen from the ghetto

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    Lifeguarding: A Memoir of Secrets, Swimming, and the South

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    There are two parents, three

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    Still Points North: One Alaskan Childhood, One Grown-up World, One Long Journey Home

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    Growing up in the wilds of

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    Rod: The Autobiography

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    The extraordinary life and career of music legend Rod Stewart, in his own words for the first time.

    With his soulful and singular voice, narrative songwriting, and passionate live performances Rod Stewart has paved one of the most iconic and successful

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    Cezanne: A Life

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    With 32-pages of full-color inserts, and black-and-white illustrations throughout.

    Alex Danchev gives us the first comprehensive assessment of the revolutionary work and restless life of Paul Cézanne to be published in decades. One of the most influential

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    Rasputin: The Saint Who Sinned

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    Messi: A Biography

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    Whether you call it soccer, football, fútbol, or the "beautiful game," it is the most popular sport

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    The Hill Fights: The First Battle of Khe Sanh

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    Theodore Roosevelt: A Strenuous Life

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    A Life in a Year: The American Infantryman in Vietnam

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    LRRP Company Command: The Cav's LRP/Rangers in Vietnam, 1968-1969

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    The House on Childress Street: A Memoir

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    Author Kenji Jasper only knew his maternal grandfather, Jesse
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    The Coalwood Way: A Memoir

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    Coal to Diamonds: A Memoir

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    Born and raised in Judsonia, Arkansas—a place where indoor plumbing was a luxury,
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    Katie: The Real Story

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    Learning to Sing: Hearing the Music in Your Life

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    –CLAY AIKEN, from Learning to Sing

    When
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    Sky of Stone

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    With Billie: A New Look at the Unforgettable Lady Day

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    Billie Holiday's life is inseparable

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    Old Man Goya

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    Blacklisted by History: The Untold Story of Senator Joe McCarthy and His Fight Against America's Enemies

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    Sleeping with the Enemy: Coco Chanel's Secret War

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    Coco Chanel created the look of the modern woman and was the high priestess of couture.

    She believed in simplicity, and elegance, and freed

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    The Redgraves: A Family Epic

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    For more than a century, the Redgraves have defined theater and film while captivating the public eye. Their history is a rich tapestry of singu­larly

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    A Dream So Big: Our Unlikely Journey to End the Tears of Hunger

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    North of Hope: A Daughter's Arctic Journey

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    Joni and Ken: An Untold Love Story

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    Finding Moosewood, Finding God: What Happened When a TV Newsman Abandoned His Career for Life on an Island

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    Days Like These: Even In The Darkest Moments, Light Can Shine Through

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    Zora Neale Hurston: A Life in Letters

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    If I Die in a Combat Zone: Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

    If I Die in a Combat Zone: Box Me Up and Ship Me Home by Tim O'BrienA CLASSIC FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE THINGS THEY CARRIED

    Before writing his award-winning Going After Cacciato, Tim O'Brien gave us this intensely personal account of his year as a foot soldier in Vietnam. The author takes
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    A Ranger Born: A Memoir of Combat and Valor from Korea to Vietnam

    A Ranger Born: A Memoir of Combat and Valor from Korea to Vietnam by Robert W. BlackEven as a boy growing up amid the green hills of rural Pennsylvania, Robert W. Black knew he was destined to become a Ranger. With their three-hundred-year history of peerless courage and independence of spirit, Rangers are a uniquely American brand of
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    A Sense of Duty: My Father, My American Journey

    A Sense of Duty: My Father, My American Journey by Quang PhamA memoir by a former Vietnamese refugee who became a U.S. Marine, Quang Pham's A Sense of Duty is an affecting story of fate, hope, and the aftermath of the most divisive war the United States has ever fought. This heartfelt salute to the spirit of America
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    Across the Dark Islands: The War in the Pacific

    Across the Dark Islands: The War in the Pacific by Floyd W. RadikeACROSS THE DARK ISLANDS
    The War in the Pacific

    Floyd W. Radike
    Brigadier General, U.S. Army (Ret.)


    "I remember sitting in a foxhole on Guadalcanal in the rain. The sergeant I shared the hole with shook his head and asked me: 'What in the hell are we

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    All the Way to Berlin: A Paratrooper at War in Europe

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    In October 1943, when most of the 82d departed

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    Masters of the Art: A Fighting Marine's Memoir of Vietnam

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    In 1968, U.S. Marine Ronald Winter flew some of the

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    Mekong First Light: An Infantry Platoon Leader in Vietnam

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    —Sgt. Lonnie "Tallman" Caldwell

    December, 1966: Platoon leader Lt.

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    The Rise and Fall of an American Army: U.S. Ground Forces in Vietnam, 1963-1973

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    Uncle Tom or New Negro? African Americans Reflect on Booker T. Washington and UP FROM SLAVERY 100 Years Later

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    Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling

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    A Keeper of Bees: Notes on Hive and Home

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    A Middle East Mosaic: Fragments of Life, Letters and History

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    An Ace of the Eighth: An American Fighter Pilot's Air War in Europe

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    Around the Bloc: My Life in Moscow, Beijing, and Havana

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    Battle for the Central Highlands: A Special Forces Story

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    Lost in America: A Journey with My Father

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    Malraux: A Life

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    A Scream Goes Through the House: What Literature Teaches Us About Life

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    The Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects

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    Combat Officer: A Memoir of War in the South Pacific

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    Mixed: My Life in Black and White

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    True Brit: The Story of Singing Sensation Britney Spears

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    Visions From a Foxhole: A Rifleman in Patton's Ghost Corps

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    Eighteen-year-old William Foley was afraid the war would be over before he got
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    Mom's Marijuana: Life, Love, and Beating the Odds

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    When Dan Shapiro's decidely anti-drug mom put aside her convictions and grew marijuana

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    Unstoppable Passion: The Captivating Story of Alberto Mottesi

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    Remembering Whitney: My Story of Love, Loss, and the Night the Music Stopped

    Remembering Whitney: My Story of Love, Loss, and the Night the Music Stopped by Cissy Houston

    The definitive account of Whitney Houston's astonishing life, ground-breaking career, and tragic death — complete with never-before-seen photographs — from the only one who truly knows the story behind the headlines: her mother, Cissy Houston.

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    The Last of the Duchess: The Strange and Sinister Story of the Final Years of Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor

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    Joseph Anton: A Memoir

    Joseph Anton: A Memoir by Salman RushdieNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
    San Francisco Chronicle • Newsweek/The Daily Beast • The Seattle Times • The Economist • Kansas City Star • BookPage

    On February 14, 1989, Valentine's Day, Salman Rushdie was

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    Born on a Mountaintop: On the Road with Davy Crockett and the Ghosts of the Wild Frontier

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    The Making of a Writer: Journals, 1961-1963

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    The Memoirs of Catherine the Great

    The Memoirs of Catherine the Great by Catherine the GreatEmpress Catherine II brought Europe to Russia, and Russia to Europe, during her long and eventful reign (1762—96). She fostered the culture of the Enlightenment and greatly expanded the immense empire created by Czar Ivan the Terrible, shifting the
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    January First: A Child's Descent into Madness and Her Father's Struggle to Save Her

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    Michael Schofield's daughter January is at the mercy of her imaginary friends, except they aren't the imaginary friends that most young children have; they are hallucinations. And January is caught in the conflict between our world and their world, a

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    Cutthroats: The Adventures of a Sherman Tank Driver in the Pacific

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    With the Japanese deeply entrenched and determined to die rather than surrender,

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    No Bended Knee: The Battle for Guadalcanal

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    No Hormones, No Fear: A Natural Journey Through Menopause

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    No Room for Error: The Story Behind the USAF Special Tactics Unit

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    –LT. COL. L. H. "BUCKY" BURRUSS, USA (Ret.)
    Founding member and Deputy Commander of Delta Force

    When the U.S. Air Force decided to create an elite "special tactics" team in the late 1970s to work
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    War Paint: The 1st Infantry Division's LRP/Ranger Company in Fierce Combat in Vietnam

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    West Dickens Avenue: A Marine at Khe Sanh

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    One Hundred Days: My Unexpected Journey from Doctor to Patient

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    At thirty-one David biro has just completed

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    Mouthpiece: A Life in - and Sometimes Just Outside - the Law

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    "In the pages before us, the Counselor
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    The Secret Race: Inside the Hidden World of the Tour de France

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    Nicholas and Alexandra

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    The story of the love that ended an empire

    In this commanding book, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Robert K. Massie sweeps readers back to the extraordinary world of Imperial Russia to tell the story of the Romanovs' lives: Nicholas's political

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    Vera Gran-The Accused

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    Ambulance Girl: How I Saved Myself By Becoming an EMT

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    The Most Famous Man in America: The Biography of Henry Ward Beecher

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    The Shadow of God: A Journey Through Memory, Art, and Faith

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    Chesty: The Story of Lieutenant General Lewis B. Puller, USMC

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    The Deadly Brotherhood: The American Combat Soldier in World War II

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    Shooting at the enemy made a man part of the "team," or "brotherhood." There
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    Death Traps: The Survival of an American Armored Division in World War II

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    —STEPHEN E. AMBROSE
    From his Foreword

    "In

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    Down South: One Tour in Vietnam

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    By first light it was over . . . for a while."
    –from Down South

    There were a lot of ways to get killed in Vietnam. You could get "zapped," "dinged," "burned," "popped," "smoked," or "wasted." Marine
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    Phantom Warriors: Book 2: More Extraordinary True Combat Stories from LRRPS, LRPS, and Rangers in Vietnam

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    FROM THE FRONT LINES

    During the Vietnam War, few combat operations were more dangerous than LRRP/Ranger missions. Vastly outnumbered, the patrols faced overwhelming odds as they fought to carry out their
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    Woodbine Red Leader: A P-51 Mustang Ace in the Mediterranean Theater

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    World War II marked the end of an era; fighter pilots still flew by the seat of their pants, and George Loving recaptures the exhilarating world of aerial combat in all

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    Paperboy: Confessions of a Future Engineer

    Paperboy: Confessions of a Future Engineer by Henry PetroskiAnyone wondering what sort of experience prepares one for a future as an engineer may be surprised to learn that it includes delivering newspapers. But as Henry Petroski recounts his youth in 1950s Queens, New York–a borough of handball games and
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    The Gerbil Farmer's Daughter: A Memoir

    The Gerbil Farmer's Daughter: A Memoir by Holly Robinson"What kind of Navy officer sits on his ship in the middle of the Mediterranean dreaming of gerbils?"

    That's the question that Holly Robinson sets out to answer in this warm and rollicking memoir of life with her father, the world's most famous gerbil czar.

    Starting

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    Dumb but Lucky! Confessions of a P-51 Fighter Pilot in World War II

    Dumb but Lucky! Confessions of a P-51 Fighter Pilot in World War II by Richard CurtisSecond lieutenant Dick Curtis arrived in Italy in May 1944–twenty years old and part of a shipment of P-51 Mustang fighter pilots so desperately needed that they were rushed into combat with less than thirty hours of flight time in their new high-performance
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    Platoon Leader: A Memoir of Command in Combat

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    "Using a lean style and a sense of pacing drawn from the tautest of novels, McDonough has produced a gripping account of his first command, a U.S.

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    Queen: The Life and Music of Dinah Washington

    Queen: The Life and Music of Dinah Washington by Nadine CohodasQueen is the landmark biography of the brief, intensely lived life and soulful music of the great Dinah Washington.

    A gospel star at fifteen, she was discovered by jazz great Lionel Hampton at eighteen, and for the rest of her life was on the road,

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    Ponzi: The Incredible True Story of the King of Financial Cons

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    Morning Glory: A Biography of Mary Lou Williams

    Morning Glory: A Biography of Mary Lou Williams by Linda DahlMary Lou Williams -- pianist, arranger, composer, and probably the most influential woman in the history of jazz -- receives the attention she has long deserved in the definitive biography by a leading scholar of women in jazz.

    The illegitimate child of

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    Brothers Emanuel: A Memoir of an American Family

    Brothers Emanuel: A Memoir of an American Family by Ezekiel J. EmanuelNATIONAL BESTSELLER

    For years, people have been asking Ezekiel "Zeke" Emanuel, the brash, outspoken, and fiercely loyal eldest brother in the Emanuel clan, the same question: What did your mom put in the cereal? Middle brother Rahm is the mayor of

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    The Factory of Facts

    The Factory of Facts by Luc SanteThe acclaimed author of Low Life reinvents the memoir in a cunning, lyrical book that is at once a personal history and a meditation on the construction of identity.

    Born in Belgium but raised in New Jersey, Luc Sante transformed himself from a pious,

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    Facing the Wave: A Journey in the Wake of the Tsunami

    Facing the Wave: A Journey in the Wake of the Tsunami by Gretel Ehrlich

    **Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)**
    **Kansas City Star Best Books of the Year (2013)**

    A passionate student of Japanese poetry, theater, and art for much of her life, Gretel Ehrlich felt compelled to return to the earthquake-and-tsunami-devastated

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    On a Farther Shore: The Life and Legacy of Rachel Carson, Author of Silent Spring

    On a Farther Shore: The Life and Legacy of Rachel Carson, Author of Silent Spring by William SouderPublished on the fiftieth anniversary of her seminal book, Silent Spring, here is an indelible new portrait of Rachel Carson, founder of the environmental movement

    She loved the ocean and wrote three books about its mysteries, including the international

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    The Unconquered: In Search of the Amazon's Last Uncontacted Tribes

    The Unconquered: In Search of the Amazon's Last Uncontacted Tribes by Scott Wallace

    THE UNCONQUERED TELLS THE EXTRAORDINARY TRUE STORY OF A JOURNEY INTO THE DEEPEST RECESSES OF THE AMAZON TO TRACK ONE OF THE PLANET'S LAST UNCONTACTED IN DIGENOUS TRIBES.

    Even today there remain tribes in the far reaches of the Amazon rainforest that have

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    This Boy's Faith: Notes from a Southern Baptist Upbringing

    This Boy's Faith: Notes from a Southern Baptist Upbringing by Hamilton CainAn unforgettable memoir about growing up Southern, grappling with faith, and confronting a childhood colored by religion, Bible Belt culture, and a mother who minces words better than a food processor

    A child stumbles upon a vintage photograph and glimpses

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    Read My Hips: How I Learned to Love My Body, Ditch Dieting, and Live Large

    Read My Hips: How I Learned to Love My Body, Ditch Dieting, and Live Large by Kimberly BrittinghamKim Brittingham struggled for years with her weight and body image before she learned how to love her self unconditionally, find her confidence, and fully enjoy her life. In this unflinching, humorous, and uplifting memoir, she openly explores her complex
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    A Memoir of Misfortune

    A Memoir of Misfortune by Xiaokang SuSu Xiaokang had faced calamity before: in 1989, after the Tiananmen Square massacre, he became the object of a government manhunt and was forced to flee China, leaving behind his wife and young son. Eventually his family was allowed to join him in exile
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    Southern Selves: From Mark Twain and Eudora Welty to Maya Angelou and Kaye Gibbons a Collection O F Autobiographical Writing

    Southern Selves: From Mark Twain and Eudora Welty to Maya Angelou and Kaye Gibbons a Collection O F Autobiographical Writing by James Watkins

    The memoirist seek to capture not just a self but an entire world, and in this marvelous anthology thirty-one of the South's finest writers—writers like Kaye Gibbons and Reynolds Price, Eudora Welty and Harry Crews, Richard Wright and Dorothy Allison—make

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    Slow Motion: A True Story

    Slow Motion: A True Story by Dani ShapiroFrom one of the most gifted writers of her generation comes the harrowing and exqui-sitely written true story of how a family tragedy saved her life. Dani Shapiro was a young girl from a deeply religious home who became the girlfriend of a famous and flamboyant
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    Resistance and Betrayal: The Death and Life of the Greatest Hero of the French Resistance

    Resistance and Betrayal: The Death and Life of the Greatest Hero of the French Resistance by Patrick Marnham"Enthralling and intelligent, a masterly exploration of
    the sinister labyrinth that was wartime France . . .
    It is a remarkable book, utterly fascinating."
    —Allan Massie


    Not long after 2:00 p.m. on June 21, 1943, eight men met in secret at a

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    The Gentle Giant of Dynamite Hill: The Untold Story of Arthur Shores and His Family's Fight for Civil Rights

    The Gentle Giant of Dynamite Hill: The Untold Story of Arthur Shores and His Family's Fight for Civil Rights by Helen Shores Lee & Barbara Sylvia Shores & Denise GeorgeDuring the turbulent 1960s in Birmingham, Alabama, civil rights attorney Arthur Shores and his family came under repeated attacks by the KKK. Now for the first time, in The Gentle Giant of Dynamite Hill, Shores' daughters tell their story of a man determined
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    Bellow: A Biography

    Bellow: A Biography by James AtlasWith this masterly and original work, Bellow: A Biography, National Book Award nominee James Atlas gives the first definitive account of the Nobel Prize–winning author's turbulent personal and professional life, as it unfolded against the background
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    Bode: Go Fast, Be Good, Have Fun

    Bode: Go Fast, Be Good, Have Fun by Bode Miller"I don't master the mountain, I master speed." Coming from Bode Miller, this isn't boasting, it's just the way he lives: fast, honest, and wide open. In this candid book, the two-time Olympic medalist and champion skier shares his story, the secret of
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    Letters

    Letters by Wolfgang Amadeus MozartMozart's remarkable life was well and richly documented in letters: his own and those concerning him written by others. This volume brings together a fascinating selection, giving us a detailed portrait of the composer's life and times. Here are letters
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    Stalking the Vietcong: Inside Operation Phoenix: A Personal Account

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    Stuart A. Herrington
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    Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World

    Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World by Jack WeatherfordThe name Genghis Khan often conjures the image of a relentless, bloodthirsty barbarian on horseback leading a ruthless band of nomadic warriors in the looting of the civilized world. But the surprising truth is that Genghis Khan was a visionary leader
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    The Heavy: A Mother, A Daughter, A Diet - A Memoir

    The Heavy: A Mother, A Daughter, A Diet - A Memoir by Dara-Lynn WeissFor readers of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother and Bringing Up Bebe, a mother's unflinching memoir about helping her seven year-old daughter lose weight, and the challenges of modern parenting.

    When a doctor pronounced Dara-Lynn Weiss's daughter

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    Saturday Night Widows: The Adventures of Six Friends Remaking Their Lives

    Saturday Night Widows: The Adventures of Six Friends Remaking Their Lives by Becky AikmanSix marriages, six heartbreaks, one shared beginning.

    In her forties – a widow, too young, too modern to accept the role – Becky Aikman struggled to make sense of her place in an altered world. In this transcendent and infectiously wise
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    Sugar in the Blood: A Family's Story of Slavery and Empire

    Sugar in the Blood: A Family's Story of Slavery and Empire by Andrea StuartIn the late 1630s, lured by the promise of the New World, Andrea Stuart's earliest known maternal ancestor, George Ashby, set sail from England to settle in Barbados. He fell into the life of a sugar plantation owner by mere chance, but by the time he
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    Fighting for America: Black Soldiers-the Unsung Heroes of World War II

    Fighting for America: Black Soldiers-the Unsung Heroes of World War II by Christopher MooreThe African-American contribution to winning World War II has never been celebrated as profoundly as in Fighting for America. In this inspirational and uniquely personal tribute, the essential part played by black servicemen and -women in that cataclysmic
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    Recon Scout: Story of World War II

    Recon Scout: Story of World War II by Fred H. SalterHE LIVED ON THE ABYSS OF DEATH
    AS A RECON SCOUT IN WORLD WAR II.

    From Africa's Sahara Desert, where he met Churchill, to the plains of Tunisia, where he served under Patton, Fred Salter executed daring nightly solo missions, risking his life to gather

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    Ripcord: Screaming Eagles Under Siege, Vietnam 1970

    Ripcord: Screaming Eagles Under Siege, Vietnam 1970 by Keith NolanOn April 10, 1970, Hill 927 was occupied by troopers of the Screaming Eagles of the 101st Airborne Division. By July, the activities of the artillery and infantry of Ripcord had caught the attention of the NVA (North Vietnamese Army) and a long and deadly
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    Running with the Bulls: My Years with the Hemingways

    Running with the Bulls: My Years with the Hemingways by Valerie HemingwayA chance encounter in Spain in 1959 brought young Irish reporter Valerie Danby-Smith face to face with Ernest Hemingway. The interview was awkward and brief, but before it ended something had clicked into place. For the next two years, Valerie devoted
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    Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life

    Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life by Amy Krouse RosenthalHow do you conjure a life? Give the truest account of what you saw, felt, learned, loved, strived for?

    For Amy Krouse Rosenthal, the surprising answer came in the form of an encyclopedia. In Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life she has ingeniously adapted

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    Lincoln and Whitman: Parallel Lives in Civil War Washington

    Lincoln and Whitman: Parallel Lives in Civil War Washington by Daniel Mark EpsteinIt was more than coincidence—indeed, it was all but fate—that the lives and thoughts of Abraham Lincoln and Walt Whitman should converge during the terrible years of the Civil War. Kindred spirits despite their profound differences in position
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    Hearts of the City

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    The pieces here—from The New Republic, Artforum,

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    Diana in Search of Herself: Portrait of a Troubled Princess

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    For

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    Giving Up the Ghost: A Story About Friendship, 80s Rock, a Lost Scrap of Paper, and What It Means to Be Haunted

    Giving Up the Ghost: A Story About Friendship, 80s Rock, a Lost Scrap of Paper, and What It Means to Be Haunted by Eric NuzumAt once hilarious and incredibly moving, Giving Up the Ghost is a memoir of lost love and second chances, and a ghost story like no other.

    Eric Nuzum is afraid of the supernatural, and for good reason: As a high school oddball in Canton, Ohio, during

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    Semper Fi: Vietnam: From Da Nang to the DMZ, Marine Corps Campaigns, 1965-1975

    Semper Fi: Vietnam: From Da Nang to the DMZ, Marine Corps Campaigns, 1965-1975 by Edward F. MurphyFrom their early days in 1965 when the order of the day was to drive the insurgent Viet Cong from the villages around Da Nang to the final, dramatic evacuation of Saigon ten years later, Semper Fi—Vietnam relates the whole gutsy, glorious saga
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    FDR's Folly: How Roosevelt and His New Deal Prolonged the Great Depression

    FDR's Folly: How Roosevelt and His New Deal Prolonged the Great Depression by Jim Powell

    The Great Depression and the New Deal. For generations, the collective American consciousness has believed that the former ruined the country and the latter saved it. Endless praise has been heaped upon President Franklin Delano Roosevelt for masterfully

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    Bold Spirit: Helga Estby's Forgotten Walk Across Victorian America

    Bold Spirit: Helga Estby's Forgotten Walk Across Victorian America by Linda Lawrence HuntIn 1896, a Norwegian immigrant and mother of eight children named Helga Estby was behind on taxes and the mortgage when she learned that a mysterious sponsor would pay $10,000 to a woman who walked across America.
    Hoping to win the wager and save her
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    The Magic of Provence: Pleasures of Southern France

    The Magic of Provence: Pleasures of Southern France by Yvone LenardWhen Yvone Lenard returned to her native France and purchased a house in a hilltop village of Provence, an enchanted world of food, wines, and unusual adventures–including chicken rustling, flirtatious advances from neighbors, and a séance–opened
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    Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World

    Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World by Simon CallowAcclaimed actor and writer Simon Callow offers a fresh perspective on one of the greatest novelists in the English language, Charles Dickens, in this lively, colorful biography.

    Dickens was one of the first true celebrity authors. Thousands of fans in

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    Law Man: My Story of Robbing Banks, Winning Supreme Court Cases, and Finding Redemption

    Law Man: My Story of Robbing Banks, Winning Supreme Court Cases, and Finding Redemption by Dennis Burke & Shon HopwoodLaw Man is an improbable-but-true memoir of redemption -- the story of a young bank robber who became the greatest jailhouse lawyer in American history, and who changed not just his own life, but the lives of everyone around him.

    Shon Hopwood was
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    Linspired: The Remarkable Rise of Jeremy Lin

    Linspired: The Remarkable Rise of Jeremy Lin by Mike YorkeyLinspired, written by bestselling sports author and journalist Mike Yorkey, reveals the inside story of the remarkable and meteoric rise of Jeremy Lin, superstar of the New York Knicks and the first American-born player of Chinese/Taiwanese descent to
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    Louis Armstrong

    Louis Armstrong by Laurence BergreenLouis Armstrong was the founding father of jazz and one of this century's towering cultural figures, yet the full story of his extravagant life has never been told.

    Born in 1901 to the sixteen-year-old daughter of a slave, he came of age among the prostitutes,

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    Yes, Chef: A Memoir

    Yes, Chef: A Memoir by Marcus Samuelsson & Veronica Chambers

    JAMES BEARD AWARD NOMINEE • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY VOGUE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

    "One of the great culinary stories of our time."—Dwight Garner, The New York Times

    It begins with a simple ritual:

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    Twelve Years a Slave

    Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon NorthupNow the major motion picture that won the 2014 Academy Award for Best Picture, starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, and Lupita Nyong'o, and directed by Steve McQueen

    Perhaps the best written of all the slave narratives, Twelve Years

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    Good Prose: The Art of Nonfiction

    Good Prose: The Art of Nonfiction by Tracy Kidder & Richard ToddNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS

    Good Prose is an inspiring book about writing—about the creation of good prose—and the record of a warm and productive literary friendship. The story begins in 1973, in the offices

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    Pickin' Up the Pieces: The Heart and Soul of Country Rock Pioneer Richie Furay

    Pickin' Up the Pieces: The Heart and Soul of Country Rock Pioneer Richie Furay by Richie Furay & Michael RobertsWhen a young Richie Furay moved to New York hoping to make it big in folk music, God wasn't one of his concerns. But destiny was.
    Later, when he started Buffalo Springfield with Neil Young and Stephen Stills, it seemed Furay's destiny had finally arrived.
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    A Daughter's Tale: The Memoir of Winston Churchill's Youngest Child

    A Daughter's Tale: The Memoir of Winston Churchill's Youngest Child by Mary SoamesIn this charming and intimate memoir, Winston Churchill's youngest daughter shares stories from her remarkable life—and tells of the unbreakable bond she forged with her father through some of the most tumultuous years in British history.

    Now approaching

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    Klonopin Lunch: A Memoir

    Klonopin Lunch: A Memoir by Jessica Dorfman JonesGritty. Dirty. Hard-core. Transformative. Funny. This is the real Sex and the City.

    By her late twenties, Jessica Dorfman Jones had dutifully achieved everything she thought she was supposed to: marriage, law degree, high-paying job, nice apartment

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    Emperor of China: Self-Portrait of K'ang-Hsi

    Emperor of China: Self-Portrait of K'ang-Hsi by Jonathan D. SpenceA remarkable re-creation of the life of K'ang-hsi, emperor of the Manchu dynasty from 1661-1772, assembled from documents that survived his reign. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index.
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    Space Is the Place: The Lives and Times of Sun Ra

    Space Is the Place: The Lives and Times of Sun Ra by John F. SzwedAlways riveting, Space Is the Place is the definitive biography of "one of the great big-band leaders, pianists, and surrealists of jazz" (The New York Times)—unparalleled for his purposeful outlandishness, a man who exerted a powerful influence
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    Brooklyn Zoo: The Education of a Psychotherapist

    Brooklyn Zoo: The Education of a Psychotherapist by Darcy LockmanA compelling memoir of a psychotherapist's clinical and personal education amid chaos and dysfunction that delivers an emotional impact to rival Susan Sheehan's classic Is There No Place on Earth for Me?

    Seven years after her college graduation,
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    Dangerous Muse: The Life of Lady Caroline Blackwood

    Dangerous Muse: The Life of Lady Caroline Blackwood by Nancy SchoenbergerCaroline Blackwood was born into the Guinness family in 1931, the daughter of the Fourth Marquess and Marchioness of Dufferin and Ava. Brought up on the ancestral estate in Northern Ireland, Blackwood moved easily among the Anglo-Irish aristocracy, the
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    Nancy Mitford

    Nancy Mitford by Selina HastingsNancy Mitford's life was as glamorous and as dramatic as her most famous novels, The Pursuit of Love and Love in a Cold Climate.

    Mitford was witty, intelligent, often acerbic, a great tease, and an acute observer of upper-class English idiosyncrasies.
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    We Thought You Would Be Prettier: True Tales of the Dorkiest Girl Alive

    We Thought You Would Be Prettier: True Tales of the Dorkiest Girl Alive by Laurie NotaroShe thought she'd have more time. Laurie Notaro figured she had at least a few good years left. But no–it's happened. She has officially lost her marbles. From the kid at the pet-food store checkout line whose coif is so bizarre it makes her seethe
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    Thomas Becket: Warrior, Priest, Rebel

    Thomas Becket: Warrior, Priest, Rebel by John Guy

    A revisionist new biography reintroducing readers to one of the most subversive figures in English history—the man who sought to reform a nation, dared to defy his king, and laid down his life to defend his sacred honor

    Becket's life story has

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    Cesar Chavez: Hope for the People

    Cesar Chavez: Hope for the People by Cloverdale PressThe son of poor Mexican Americans, Cesar Chavez grew up in grinding poverty. In 1962, he set out to do what many before him had tried and failed to do -- organize a trade union for farm workers. With courage and determination, he transformed the plight
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    Eyes Behind the Lines: L Company Rangers in Vietnam, 1969

    Eyes Behind the Lines: L Company Rangers in Vietnam, 1969 by Gary LindererIn mid-December 1968, after recovering from wounds susatined in a murderous mission, Gary Linderer returned to Phu Bai to comlpete his tour of duty as a LRP. His job was to find the enmy, observe him, or kill him--all the while behind enemy lines, where
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    Amazing Faith: The Authorized Biography of Bill Bright, Founder of Campus Crusade for Christ

    Amazing Faith: The Authorized Biography of Bill Bright, Founder of Campus Crusade for Christ by Michael RichardsonThe Amazing Story of One Faithful Man...

    One Extraordinary Vision... One Unstoppable Movement.
    An unforgettable chronicle of courage, determination, faith, and humility, Amazing Faith is the exclusive and inspiring account of how Dr. Bill Bright, founder

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    Open Heart

    Open Heart by Elie WieselTranslated by Marion Wiesel

    A profoundly and unexpectedly intimate, deeply affecting summing up of his life so far, from one of the most cherished moral voices of our time.

    Eighty-two years old, facing emergency heart surgery and his own mortality, Elie

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    The Life of Thomas More

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    Dreadnought

    Dreadnought by Robert K. Massie"A classic [that] covers superbly a whole era...

    Engrossing in its glittering gallery of characters."
    CHICAGO SUN-TIMES
    Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Robert K. Massie has written a richly textured and gripping chronicle of the personal and national rivalries

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    The Joy of Hate: How to Triumph over Whiners in the Age of Phony Outrage

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    Greg Gutfeld hates artificial tolerance. At the root of every single major political conflict
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    Lizard Tales: The Wit and Wisdom of Ron Shirley

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    Crazier than a sack of rabid weasels?
    Country as cornflakes?
    Gooder than grits?
    You bet he

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    Superstud: Or How I Became a 24-Year-Old Virgin

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    Like any other red-blooded, straight young man, Paul Feig spent much of his teenage years trying to solve the mystery of women. Unlike most red-blooded, straight teenage boys, however, Paul

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    The Cost of Hope: A Memoir

    The Cost of Hope: A Memoir by Amanda BennettFrom Pulitzer Prize winner Amanda Bennett comes a moving, eye-opening, and beautifully written memoir—a love story of two unusual people, their complex marriage and deep devotion, and finally, Bennett's quest to save her husband's life.

    When Wall

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    To Heaven and Back: A Doctor's Extraordinary Account of Her Death, Heaven, Angels, and Life Again: A True Story

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    In 1999 in the Los Rios region of southern Chile, orthopedic surgeon, devoted wife,

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    Stalin's General: The Life of Georgy Zhukov

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    A man of indomitable will and fierce determination, Georgy Zhukov

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    The Gift of Valor: A War Story

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    Full Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats

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    Full Body Burden is a haunting work of narrative nonfiction about a young woman, Kristen Iversen, growing up in a small Colorado town close to Rocky Flats, a secret nuclear weapons plant once designated "the most contaminated site in America." It's

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    In the House of the Interpreter: A Memoir

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    World-renowned Kenyan novelist, poet, playwright, and literary critic Ng˜ug˜ý wa Thiong'o gives us the second volume of his memoirs in the wake of his critically acclaimed Dreams in a Time of
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    All Gone: A Memoir of My Mother's Dementia. With Refreshments

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    Just past seventy, Alex Witchel's smart, adoring, ultracapable mother began to exhibit undeniable signs of dementia. Her smart, adoring, ultracapable daughter reacted as she'd

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    Friendkeeping: A Field Guide to the People You Love, Hate, and Can't Live Without

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    Facebook says you have hundreds of friends. So why can you name only two? Friendship today is more confusing than ever, and yet having

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    A Sniper in the Arizona: 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines in the Arizona Territory, 1967

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    In 1967, death was the constant companion of the Marines of Hotel Company, 2/5, as they patrolled the paddy dikes, mud, and mountains of the

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    Faith in the Fog of War: Stories of Triumph and Tragedy in the Midst of War

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    You want the flare of your faith to burn as intensely as a fire on the battlefield. That means digging into God's truth regardless of the chaos raging around you. These devotions are written by a man who had considered war something that

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    I Got Your Back: A Father and Son Keep It Real About Love, Fatherhood, Family, and Friendship

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    Marilyn & Me: A Photographer's Memories

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    An intimate memoir recalling a young photographer's relationship with Marilyn Monroe just months before her death, with extraordinary photographs, some of which have never been published.

    "With the precision of a surgeon, Schiller slices through the

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    Goya

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    Sweet Revenge: The Intimate Life of Simon Cowell

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    A Song in the Night: A Memoir of Resilience

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    Bob Massie was born with classical hemophilia, a painful disorder that caused repeated
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    Lefty: An American Odyssey

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    Born into a small-town California ranching family, Vernon "Lefty" Gomez rode his powerful arm and jocular

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    Shoot the Widow: Adventures of a Biographer in Search of Her Subject

    Shoot the Widow: Adventures of a Biographer in Search of Her Subject by Meryle SecrestThe first rule of biography, wrote Justin Kaplan: "Shoot the widow."

    In her new book, Meryle Secrest, acclaimed biographer ("Knowing, sympathetic and entertainingly droll"—The New York Times), writes about her comic triumphs and misadventures as

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    Lost Battalions: Going for Broke in the Vosges, Autumn 1944

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    Robert Cormier: Daring to Disturb the Universe

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    A Piece of My Heart: The Stories of 26 American Women Who Served in Vietnam

    A Piece of My Heart: The Stories of 26 American Women Who Served in Vietnam by Keith WalkerA decade after America pulled out of Vietnam, the seeds of the often heart- wrenching oral history, A Piece of My Heart, were sown when writer and filmmaker Keith Walker met a woman who had been an emergency room nurse in Cu Chi and Da Nang. She and
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    Summons of Trumpet: U.S.-Vietnam in Perspective

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    Call Me Anna: The Autobiography of Patty Duke

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    The Nightmare--What the public

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    Almost a Family

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    John was eleven months old when his father, Barney Darnton—a war correspondent for The New York

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    Great Soul

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    That's That: A Memoir

    That's That: A Memoir by Colin BroderickA brutally honest and deeply affecting memoir about growing up in the countryside in rebel country in Northern Ireland.

    Colin Broderick was born in 1968 and spent his childhood in Tyrone county, in Northern Ireland. It was the beginning of the period

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    How Long Will They Mourn Me? The Life and Legacy of Tupac Shakur

    How Long Will They Mourn Me? The Life and Legacy of Tupac Shakur by Candace Sandy & Dawn Marie Daniels"Buried as a g while tha whole world remembers me"
    –Tupac Shakur, from "Until the End of Time"

    Tupac Shakur was larger than life. A gifted rapper, actor, and poet, he was fearless, prolific, and controversial–and often said that he never expected

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    Magician of the Modern: Chick Austin and the Transformation of the Arts in America

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    Speaking Truth to Power

    Speaking Truth to Power by Anita HillAfter her astonishing testimony in the Clarence Thomas hearings, Anita Hill ceased to be a private citizen and became a public figure at the white-hot center of an intense national debate on how men and women relate to each other in the workplace. That
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    John Huston: Courage and Art

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    Errol Flynn comes the first complete biography of the legendary John Huston, the extraordinary director, writer, actor, and bon vivant who made iconic films such as The
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    Wish You Were Here: Travels Through Loss and Hope

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    Mickey and Willie: Mantle and Mays, the Parallel Lives of Baseball's Golden Age

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    Culturally, Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays were light-years apart. Yet they were nearly the

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    Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary

    Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary by Juan WilliamsThis New York Times Notable Book of the Year, 1998, is now in trade paper.

    From the bestselling author of Eyes on the Prize, here is the definitive biography of the great lawyer and Supreme Court justice.


    From the Trade Paperback edition.

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    Dream New Dreams: Reimagining My Life After Loss

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    "Jai is such a giver that she often forgets to take care of herself," Randy Pausch

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    That's Why I'm Here: The Chris and Stefanie Spielman Story

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    It's Not About the Pom-Poms: How a 40-Year-Old Mom Became the NFL's Oldest Cheerleader - and Found Hope, Joy,

    It's Not About the Pom-Poms: How a 40-Year-Old Mom Became the NFL's Oldest Cheerleader - and Found Hope, Joy, by Laura Vikmanis & Amy SohnA forty-year-old cheerleader? When Laura Vikmanis, a single mom in Ohio, told friends that she wanted to be an NFL cheerleader, they said it would never happen. But she proved them all wrong. . . .

    Laura Vikmanis has got spirit . . . and pom-poms, too!

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    Impresario: The Life and Times of Ed Sullivan

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    • In a survey of the fifty most influential programs in the U.S., TV Guide ranked The Ed Sullivan Show #10

    • Show still appears on PBS and on cable stations across

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    The Sacred Thread: A True Story of Becoming a Mother and Finding a Family - Half a World Away

    The Sacred Thread: A True Story of Becoming a Mother and Finding a Family - Half a World Away by Adrienne ArieffA touching and surprising memoir about one woman's journey to motherhood and family that illustrates the power of love and triumph of the human spirit.

    After three heartbreaking losses, Adrienne Arieff thought her dreams of becoming a mother might never

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    A Reason to Believe: Lessons from an Improbable Life

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    In January

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    Sam Walton: Made In America

    Sam Walton: Made In America by Sam WaltonMeet a genuine American folk hero cut from the homespun cloth of America's heartland: Sam Walton, who parlayed a single dime store in a hardscrabble cotton town into Wal-Mart, the largest retailer in the world. The undisputed merchant king of the late
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    The Rooms of Heaven

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    In the tradition of Susanna Kaysen's Girl, Interrupted and Caroline Knapp's Drinking: A Love Story, Mary Allen tells a riveting love

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    The Judds: A Biography

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    Page from a Cold Island

    Page from a Cold Island by Frederick ExleyThe death of Edmund Wilson precipitates an odyssey through the distorted literary landscape of America in search of Wilson's essence as the pre-eminent man of letters and the author's own creative wellsprings
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    Finding Everett Ruess: The Life and Unsolved Disappearance of a Legendary Wilderness Explorer

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    There Was a Country: A Personal History of Biafra

    There Was a Country: A Personal History of Biafra by Chinua AchebeFrom the legendary author of Things Fall Apart-a long-awaited memoir of coming of age in a fragile new nation, and its destruction in a tragic civil war

    For more than forty years, Chinua Achebe has maintained a considered silence on the events of the

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    Miracle in the Mine: One Man's Story of Strength and Survival in the Chilean Mines

    Miracle in the Mine: One Man's Story of Strength and Survival in the Chilean Mines by José|| HenriquezMiracle in the Mine is the testimony of José Henríquez---the "pastor" of the 33 Chilean miners whose grueling ordeal and amazing rescue captured the attention of the entire world. It is the story of God preparing Henríquez for his greatest test as he
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    Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave

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    The Virtues of Aging

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    Paris in the Fifties

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    American Lady: The Life of Susan Mary Alsop

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    Henry Kissinger once remarked that more agreements were concluded in the living room of Susan Mary Alsop than in the White House. A descendent of Founding

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    The Future of the Race

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    Memoirs

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    A Light That Never Goes Out: The Enduring Saga of the Smiths

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    Ted Williams: The Biography of an American Hero

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    Stradivari's Genius: Five Violins, One Cello, and Three Centuries of Enduring Perfection

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    –George Eliot

    Antonio Stradivari (1644—1737) was a perfectionist whose single-minded pursuit of excellence changed the world
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    The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson IV

    The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson IV by Robert A. Caro

    WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD, THE LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE, THE MARK LYNTON HISTORY PRIZE, THE NEW-YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY AMERICAN HISTORY BOOK PRIZE

    ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR
    ONE OF THE BEST

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    Darwin: Portrait of a Genius

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    Acclaimed historian and biographer Paul Johnson turns his keen eye on Charles Darwin, the towering figure whose work continues

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    The Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. Kennedy

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    Both of Us: My Life with Farrah

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    Titian

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    Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake

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    INCLUDING AN EXCLUSIVE CONVERSATION BETWEEN MERYL STREEP AND ANNA QUINDLEN

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    Mosaic: Pieces of My Life So Far

    Mosaic: Pieces of My Life So Far by Amy GrantOne of America's most popular music artists shares beautiful pieces of an unforgettable human mosaic, revealing pieces of a life in progress.

    With her unmistakable voice and honest lyrics, Amy Grant has captured a unique place in American music. As

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    Georgiana: Duchess of Devonshire

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    Elizabeth the Queen: The Life of a Modern Monarch

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    From the moment of her ascension to the throne at age twenty-five, Queen Elizabeth II has been the object of unparalleled admiration and scrutiny. But through the fog of glamour
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    The Bushes

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    As well as laying out the secretive family's inner workings, this intimate and fascinating

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    Hack: How I Stopped Worrying About What to Do with My Life and Started Driving a Yellow Cab

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    In her late twenties and after a series

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    Bringing Metal to the Children: The Complete Berserker's Guide to World Tour Domination

    Bringing Metal to the Children: The Complete Berserker's Guide to World Tour Domination by Zakk Wylde & Eric Hendrikx

    Bringing Metal to the Children is a handbook to all things Heavy Metal, brought to you by insane prankster and guitar god Zakk Wylde, of Ozzy Osbourne and Black Label Society fame.

    This "Complete Berzerker's Guide to World Tour Domination" provides

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    Control the Crazy: My Plan to Stop Stressing, Avoid Drama, and Maintain Inner Cool

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    Proud Highway: Saga of a Desperate Southern Gentleman, 1955-1967

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    The Collected Autobiographies of Maya Angelou

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    This Modern Library edition contains I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Gather Together in My Name, Singin' and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas, The Heart of a Woman, All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes, and A

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    Queen of the Conqueror: The Life of Matilda, Wife of William I

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    David Hockney: The Biography, 1937-1975

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    Drawing on exclusive and unprecedented access to David Hockney's extensive archives, notebooks, and paintings, interviews with family, friends, and on Hockney himself, Christopher Simon Sykes provides a colorful and intimate portrait of one of the most

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