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This Country: My Life in Politics and History Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781982134846
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 1st, 2021

A sweeping memoir of American politics and history from Chris Matthews, New York Times bestselling author and former host of MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews.

In This Country, Chris Matthews offers a panoramic portrait of post–World War II America through the story of his remarkable life and career.


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Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590504
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Published: Random House - February 20th, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, AND BOSTON GLOBE BESTSELLER • One of the most acclaimed books of our time: an unforgettable memoir about a young woman who, kept out of school, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a PhD from Cambridge University
 


Everything Happens for a Reason: And Other Lies I've Loved Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399592089
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - June 4th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A meditation on sense-making when there’s no sense to be made, on letting go when we can’t hold on, and on being unafraid even when we’re terrified.”—Lucy Kalanithi


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Group: How One Therapist and a Circle of Strangers Saved My Life Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982154622
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - June 1st, 2021

A REESE’S BOOK CLUB PICK * NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The refreshingly original and “startlingly hopeful” (Lisa Taddeo) debut memoir of an over-achieving young lawyer who reluctantly agrees to group therapy and gets psychologically and emotionally naked in a room of six complete strangers—and finds human connection, and herself.

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Beautiful Things: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982151119
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Published: Gallery Books - April 6th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

I come from a family forged by tragedies and bound by a remarkable, unbreakable love,” Hunter Biden writes in this deeply moving memoir of addiction, loss, and survival.

When he was two years old, Hunter Biden was badly injured in a car accident that killed his mother and baby sister.


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Grant Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780143110637
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Published: Penguin Books - September 25th, 2018

The #1 New York Times bestseller and New York Times Book Review 10 Best Books of 2017

“Eminently readable but thick with import . . . Grant hits like a Mack truck of knowledge.” Ta-Nehisi CoatesThe Atlantic


Every Day Is a Gift: A Memoir Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781538718506
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Published: Twelve - March 30th, 2021

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! 

Learn the incredible story of Illinois senator and Iraq War veteran Tammy Duckworth and see what inspired her to follow the path that made her who she is today.


In Every Day Is a Gift, Tammy Duckworth takes readers through the amazing—and amazingly true—stories from her incomparable life.


All the Colors Came Out: A Father, a Daughter, and a Lifetime of Lessons Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316706919
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - May 18th, 2021

"A  love story for the ages" from # 1 New York Times bestselling author Kate Fagan comes an unforgettable story about basketball and the enduring bonds between a father and daughter that "will heal relationships and hearts." (Glennon Doyle)

Kate Fagan and her father forged their relationship on the basketball court, bonded by sweaty high fives


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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.


After the Fall: Being American in the World We've Made Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984856050
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Published: Random House - June 1st, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Why is democracy so threatened in America and around the world? And what can we do about it? A former White House aide and close confidant to President Barack Obama—and the author of The World as It Is—travels the globe in a deeply personal, beautifully observed quest for answers.


Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062952400
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - May 18th, 2021

"Mitch Albom has done it again with this moving memoir of love and loss. You can’t help but fall for Chika. A page-turner that will no doubt become a classic.” --Mary Karr, author of The Liars’ Club and The Art of Memoir


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You Never Forget Your First: A Biography of George Washington Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735224117
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Published: Penguin Books - February 2nd, 2021

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
AN NPR CONCIERGE BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

“In her form-shattering and myth-crushing book….Coe examines myths with mirth, and writes history with humor… [You Never Forget Your First] is an accessible look at a president who always finishes in the first ranks of our leaders.” —Boston Globe