The first biography of the most popular anchor in cable news. Rachel Maddow has beaten the odds in a way that's novel in today's America: she uses her brain. In a world of banal and opinionated soundbites, she regularly crushes Sean Hannity's ratings thanks to her deeply researched reports.
From the National Book Award-winning and bestselling author Timothy Egan comes the epic story of one of the most fascinating and colorful Irishman in nineteenth-century America.
At the age of twenty-two, Jennifer Worth leaves her comfortable home to move into a convent and become a midwife in post war London’s East End slums.$55.99ISBN: 9781797104317Availability: Special OrderPublished: Simon & Schuster Audio - April 7th, 2020
As a divided nation plunges into the deepest crisis in its history, Abraham Lincoln boards a train for Washington and his inauguration--an inauguration Southerners have vowed to prevent by any means necessary.$34.95ISBN: 9781094070933Availability: Special OrderPublished: Blackstone Publishing - February 14th, 2020
The Women Who Wrote Their Way Into History$40.00ISBN: 9781549170010Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Twelve - April 2nd, 2019INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"[The] rare biography of a public figure that's not only beautifully written, but also shockingly revelatory." -- The Atlantic$29.99ISBN: 9781442369047Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Simon & Schuster Audio - September 10th, 2013
2012 Audie Award Finalist for Audiobook of the Year
Walter Isaacson’s “enthralling” (The New Yorker) worldwide bestselling biography of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs.
Based on more than forty interviews with Steve Jobs conducted over two years—as well as interviews with more than 100 family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and coll$49.99ISBN: 9781797106717Availability: Special OrderPublished: Simon & Schuster Audio - December 3rd, 2019$29.99ISBN: 9781094156835Availability: Special OrderPublished: HarperCollins - May 5th, 2020
Published to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day, an unforgettable never-before-told first-person account of World War II: the true story of an American paratrooper who survived D-Day, was captured and imprisoned in a Nazi work camp, and made a daring escape to freedom.$39.99ISBN: 9781797104256Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Simon & Schuster Audio - February 18th, 2020
A former parole officer shines a bright light on a huge yet hidden part of our justice system through the intertwining stories of seven parolees striving to survive the chaos that awaits them after prison in this illuminating and dramatic book.$25.99ISBN: 9781094120041Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - April 28th, 2020
A collection of riveting, inspiring, and stereotype-shattering stories that reveal the beauty, diversity, and strength of Muslim women both past and present.
Tired of seeing Muslim women portrayed as weak, sheltered, and limited, journalist Seema Yasmin reframes how the world sees them, to reveal everything they CAN do and the incredible, stereotype-shattering ways they are doing it.$50.00ISBN: 9780525528449Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Penguin Audio - December 12th, 2017
The #1 New York Times bestseller.
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Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant.