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Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062248589
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Published: Ecco - June 1st, 2021

An Instant New York Times Bestseller 

A New York Times Notable Book 

One of Barack Obama's Favorite Books of 2020


Here, Right Matters: An American Story Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063079427
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Published: Harper - August 3rd, 2021

Instant New York Times bestseller


Hell and Other Destinations: A 21st-Century Memoir 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


Brothers and Wives: Inside the Private Lives of William, Kate, Harry, and Meghan Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781982159726
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Published: Gallery Books - November 30th, 2021

Featuring unreported details and stunning revelations, the long-awaited follow-up to the “fabulous, addictive” (Chicago Sun-Times) New York Times bestseller Diana’s Boys explores the last twenty years in the lives of Princes William and Harry and the evolution of their relationship as adults, with one brother the designated heir, and the other doome


Civil Rights Queen: Constance Baker Motley and the Struggle for Equality Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781524747183
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Published: Pantheon - January 25th, 2022

With the US Supreme Court confirmation of Ketanji Brown Jackson, “it makes sense to revisit the life and work of another Black woman who profoundly shaped the law: Constance Baker Motley” (CNN).


The Great Dissenter: The Story of John Marshall Harlan, America's Judicial Hero Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781501188206
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 8th, 2021

The “superb” (The Guardian) biography of an American who stood against all the forces of Gilded Age America to fight for civil rights and economic freedom: Supreme Court Justice John Marshall Harlan.

They say that history is written by the victors. But not in the case of the most famous dissenter on the Supreme Court.


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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


The Copenhagen Trilogy: Childhood; Youth; Dependency Cover Image
By Tove Ditlevsen, Tiina Nunnally (Translated by), Michael Favala Goldman (Translated by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250829788
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Published: Picador - February 22nd, 2022

Called “a masterpiece” by The New York Times, the acclaimed trilogy from Tove Ditlevsen, a pioneer in the field of genre-bending confessional writing.


A Sacred Oath: Memoirs of a Secretary of Defense During Extraordinary Times Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780063144316
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Published: William Morrow - May 10th, 2022

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Former Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper reveals the shocking details of his tumultuous tenure while serving in the Trump administration.


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Somebody's Daughter: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250203229
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Published: Flatiron Books: An Oprah Book - May 3rd, 2022

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
NBCC John Leonard Prize Finalist
Indie Bestseller

“This is a book people will be talking about forever.”
Glennon Doyle, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Untamed


The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition Cover Image
By Anne Frank, Otto M. Frank (Editor), Mirjam Pressler (Editor), Susan Massotty (Translated by), Nadia Murad (Introduction by)
$14.00
ISBN: 9780385480338
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Published: Anchor - February 1st, 1996

THE DEFINITIVE EDITION Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life, Anne Frank’s remarkable diary has since become a world classic—a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent testament to the human spirit.


The Unexpected President: The Life and Times of Chester A. Arthur Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780306922701
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Published: Da Capo Press - June 4th, 2019

When President James Garfield was shot in 1881, nobody expected Vice President Chester A. Arthur to become a strong and effective president, a courageous anti-corruption reformer, and an early civil rights advocate.