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Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive By Stephanie Land, Barbara Ehrenreich (Foreword by) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316505093
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Published: Legacy Lit - January 21st, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER AND INSPIRATION FOR THE NETFLIX LIMITED SERIES, HAILED BY ROLLING STONE AS "A GREAT ONE."  "A single mother's personal, unflinching look at America's class divide, a description of the tightrope many families walk just to get by, and a reminder of the dignity of all work."


Incomparable Grace: JFK in the Presidency By Mark K. Updegrove Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781524745745
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Published: Dutton - April 26th, 2022

An illuminating account of John F. Kennedy’s brief but transformative tenure in the White House, from acclaimed author and historian Mark K. Updegrove, head of the LBJ Foundation and presidential historian for ABC News


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Alexander Hamilton By Ron Chernow Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780143034759
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Published: Penguin Books - March 29th, 2005

The #1 New York Times bestseller, and the inspiration for the hit Broadway musical Hamilton!

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ron Chernow presents a landmark biography of Alexander Hamilton, the Founding Father who galvanized, inspired, scandalized, and shaped the newborn nation.


Left on Tenth: A Second Chance at Life: A Memoir By Delia Ephron Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316267656
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - April 12th, 2022

The bestselling, beloved writer of romantic comedies like You've Got Mail tells her own late-in-life love story in her "resplendent memoir," complete with a tragic second act and joyous resolution (Adriana Trigiani, bestselling author of The Good Left Undone).

Delia Ephron had struggled through several years of heartbreak.


The Tears of a Man Flow Inward: Growing Up in the Civil War in Burundi By Pacifique Irankunda Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812997644
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Published: Random House - March 29th, 2022

A prizewinning young author tells the moving story of growing up during Burundi’s ethnic civil war in this powerful memoir hailed as “a jewel of a book” (Margaret MacMillan).


Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power By Jon Meacham Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780812979480
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - October 29th, 2013

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The New York Times Book Review • The Washington Post • Entertainment Weekly • The Seattle Times • St. Louis Post-Dispatch • Bloomberg Businessweek


A Life in Light: Meditations on Impermanence By Mary Pipher Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635577587
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 28th, 2022

From the bestselling author of Women Rowing North and Reviving Ophelia-a memoir in essays reflecting on radiance, resilience, and the constantly changing nature of reality.


Hell and Other Destinations: A 21st-Century Memoir By Madeleine Albright Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062802279
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Published: Harper Perennial - April 26th, 2022

“Richly detailed. . . an intimate portrait of a diplomat.” —New Yorker

Now in paperback with a new epilogue


Corrections in Ink: A Memoir By Keri Blakinger Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250272850
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Published: St. Martin's Press - June 7th, 2022

“Brave, brutal . . . a riveting story about suffering, recovery, and redemption. Inspiring and relevant.”
—The New York Times

An electric and unforgettable memoir about a young woman's journey—from the ice rink, to addiction and a prison sentence, to the newsroom—and how she emerged with a fierce determination to expose the broken system she experienced.


The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York By Robert A. Caro Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780394720241
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Published: Vintage - July 12th, 1975

PULITZER PRIZE WINNER • A modern American classic, this huge and galvanizing biography of Robert Moses reveals not only the saga of one man’s incredible accumulation of power but the story of his shaping (and mis-shaping) of twentieth-century New York.


Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life By William Finnegan Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143109396
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Published: Penguin Books - April 26th, 2016

**Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Autobiography**

Included in President Obama’s 2016 Summer Reading List

“Without a doubt, the finest surf book I’ve ever read . . . ” —The New York Times Magazine


The Last Queen: Elizabeth II's Seventy Year Battle to Save the House of Windsor: The Platinum Jubilee Edition By Clive Irving Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781639362875
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Published: Pegasus Books - May 31st, 2022

A timely and revelatory new biography of Queen Elizabeth (and her family) exploring how the Windsors have evolved and thrived, as the modern world has changed around them.

Clive Irving’s stunning new narrative biography The Last Queen probes the question of the British monarchy’s longevity.  In 2021, the Queen Elizabeth II finally app