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My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me

Now in paperback: The New York Timesbestselling memoir hailed as “haunting and unflinching” (Washington Post), “unforgettable” (Publishers Weekly), and “stunning” ...
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The Year My Mother Came Back

“A wry, magical memoir about the transcendent power of mother-daughter love.” —Elle   Thirty years after her death, Alice Cohen’s mother appears to her, seemingly in the ...
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9781616205331 Paperback
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The Lost Boy

Imagine a young boy who has never had a loving home. His only possesions are the old, torn clothes he carries in a paper bag. The only world he knows is one of isolation and fear. Although others ...
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The Walk

Now a major motion picture directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, an artist of the air re-creates his six-year plot to pull off an act of incomparable beauty and ...
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Why Planes Crash

Boarding an airplane strikes at least a small sense of fear into most people. Even though we all have heard that the odds of being struck by lightning are greater than the odds of perishing in a ...
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Lost in the Jungle

Four travelers meet in Bolivia and set off into the heart of the Amazon rainforest, but what begins as a dream adventure quickly deteriorates into a dangerous nightmare, and after weeks of wandering ...
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Jungle

Four travelers meet in Bolivia and set off into the heart of the Amazon rainforest, but what begins as a dream adventure quickly deteriorates into a dangerous nightmare, and after weeks of wandering ...
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The Natural World of Winnie-the-Pooh

A New York Times Bestseller This charmingly illustrated book explores the real landscape of the Ashdown Forest, A. A. Milne's inspiration for the Hundred Acre Wood, the magical realm in which ...
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Carnage and Courage

Carnage and Courage is the story of an American woman’s journey from upper-crust ingénue to a career in the US diplomatic corps. At President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's behest, Page ...
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Girl at Sea

A Naval officer’s memoir about finding one’s voice.Women have bravely served in the U.S. Navy for nearly a century, but they have only been allowed to serve in combat roles for the last ...
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How I Shed My Skin

Critically acclaimed novelist Jim Grimsley looks back at the federally mandated racial integration of his school in 1966, remembering his own first real encounters with black children and their ...
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A Thousand Days in Venice

Fernando first sees Marlena across the Piazza San Marco and falls in love from afar. When he sees her again in a Venice café a year later, he knows it is fate. He knows little English; she, a ...
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The Last Love of George Sand

George Sand is one the most celebrated writers and controversial personalities of nineteenth-century France; she is as famous for her bohemian lifestyle as for her written work. The Last Love of ...
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We Were Brothers

“Barry Moser writes about the savagery of racism and the savagery between brothers with thoughtful introspection. In his efforts to understand both what he did and what was done to him, he has ...
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Cabin Lessons

A funny, wry, and heartwarming story of one family's adventures building a cabin getaway on the shore of Lake Superior.
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9781612125671 Paperback
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