Biography & Autobiography Books - 2019 Bestsellers - Page 4

Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780991331307
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Published: Elephant Room Press - January 9th, 2014

For twenty-five years, Debby Irving sensed inexplicable racial tensions in her personal and professional relationships. As a colleague and neighbor, she worried about offending people she dearly wanted to befriend. As an arts administrator, she didn't understand why her diversity efforts lacked traction.


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Negroland: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307473431
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Published: Vintage - August 23rd, 2016

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award

Winner of the Heartland Prize

A New York Times Notable Book
 


The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity, and My Fight Against the Islamic State Cover Image
By Nadia Murad, Amal Clooney (Foreword by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781524760441
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Published: Tim Duggan Books - October 16th, 2018

WINNER OF THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

In this intimate memoir of survival, a former captive of the Islamic State tells her harrowing and ultimately inspiring story.

 


The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566894784
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Published: Coffee House Press - April 11th, 2017

An NEA Big Read Selection

"This is the best account of the Hmong experience I've ever read--powerful, heartbreaking, and unforgettable."--Anne Fadiman, author of The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down

"A narrative packed with the stuff of life." --Entertainment Weekly


Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780374538392
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - May 21st, 2019

“Rollicking, irresistible, un-put-downable . . . For anyone . . . who swooned to Netflix’s The Crown, this book will be manna from heaven.” —Hamish Bowles, Vogue

Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret is a brilliant, eccentric treat. —Anna Mundow, The Wall Street Journal


The Honey Bus: A Memoir of Loss, Courage and a Girl Saved by Bees Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780778307785
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Published: Park Row - April 2nd, 2019

An extraordinary story of a girl, her grandfather and one of nature's most mysterious and beguiling creatures: the honeybee.


Tell Me More: Stories About the 12 Hardest Things I'm Learning to Say Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780399588396
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - April 30th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A story-driven collection of essays on the twelve powerful phrases we use to sustain our relationships, from the bestselling author of Glitter and Glue and The Middle Place

“Kelly Corrigan takes on all the big, difficult questions here, with great warmth and courage.”—Glennon Doyle


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Travel Light, Move Fast Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781594206740
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Published: Penguin Press - August 6th, 2019

From bestselling author Alexandra Fuller, the utterly original story of her father, Tim Fuller, and a deeply felt tribute to a life well lived


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The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780767913737
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Published: Anchor - October 10th, 2006

At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait, The River of Doubt is the true story of Theodore Roosevelt’s harrowing exploration of one of the most dangerous rivers on earth.


In the Shadow of the Bridge: A Memoir Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781883285838
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Published: Delphinium - November 12th, 2019

The bohemian, free-spirited existence that blessed many of Manhattan’s gifted artists and writers in the nineteen fifties and sixties has, with current skyrocketing rents and the high-income requirements of basic living, been nearly extinguished.


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Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307948786
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Published: Anchor - May 30th, 2017

"A thrilling account.... This book is an awesome nail-biter and top-notch character study rolled into one." —New York Times Critic Jennifer Senior's Top Ten Books of 2016


The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781538713648
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Published: Twelve - April 2nd, 2019

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"[The] rare biography of a public figure that's not only beautifully written, but also shockingly revelatory." -- The Atlantic


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