**Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in History**
“Extraordinary…a great American biography” (The New Yorker) of the most important African-American of the nineteenth century: Frederick Douglass, the escaped slave who became the greatest orator of his day and one of the leading abolitionists and writers of the era.
As a young man Frederick Douglass
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEREvicted meets Nickel and Dimed in Stephanie Land's memoir about working as a maid, a beautiful and gritty exploration of poverty in America. Includes a foreword by Barbara Ehrenreich.$16.95ISBN: 9780525434030Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Anchor - January 28th, 2020
An Instant NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
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Named A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR by *Elle * Vanity Fair * Wired * Real Simple * Kirkus Reviews * BookPage *$17.99ISBN: 9780062368546Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Ecco - January 21st, 2020
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One of PW’s Best Books of the Year
One of Amazon’s Best Books of the Month$18.00ISBN: 9780525565420Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Vintage - January 28th, 2020
NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY ESQUIRE AND BOOKPAGE$17.95ISBN: 9780804173445Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Vintage - January 21st, 2020
The little-known story of remarkable First Lady Sarah Polk—a brilliant master of the art of high politics and a crucial but unrecognized figure in the history of American feminism.$22.95ISBN: 9781947793385Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Tin House Books - January 7th, 2020
A tale of deep bonds to family, place, language—of hard-won selfhood told by a singular, incandescent voice.$16.95ISBN: 9781888889970Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Pushcart Press - December 10th, 2019
A memoir about fatherhood, family, and
what it means to be a man in America.
Winner of Pushcart’s 2019 Editor’s Book Award$35.00ISBN: 9781451621310Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Scribner - December 3rd, 2019
“Nobody writes better about falling in love than Alice Adams,” a New York Times critic said of the prolific short-story writer and bestselling novelist whose dozens of published stories and eleven novels illuminate the American Century.$27.99ISBN: 9781250307378Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Flatiron Books - December 3rd, 2019
The first behind-the-scenes look at the life of the most enigmatic First Lady in U.S. history$29.95ISBN: 9781643133034Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Pegasus Books - December 3rd, 2019
New York Times bestselling author Laura Thompson turns her eye to the iconic and enigmatic Nancy Mitford.$29.99ISBN: 9780062456519Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Harper - December 3rd, 2019
The Mother of the Father of our Country.
Mary Ball Washington was an unlikely candidate to be the mother of history’s most famous revolutionary. In fact, George Washington’s first fight for independence was from his controlling, singular mother.