Biography

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AFTERSHOCKS: A MEMOIR

Written by Owusu, Nadia
In the tradition of The Glass Castle, this "gorgeous" (The New York Times, Editors' Choice) and deeply felt memoir from Whiting Award winner Nadia Owusu tells the "incredible story" (Malala Yousafzai) about the push and pull of belonging, the seismic emotional toll of family secrets, and the heart it takes to pull through. Young Nadia Owusu followed her father, a United Na
August 3, 2021 | PB | Simon & Schuster |
$16.00
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SECRET LIFE OF THE SAVOY: GLAMOUR AND INTRIGUE AT THE WORLD'S MOST FAMOUS HOTEL

Written by Williams, Olivia
The captivating story of the famed Savoy Hotel's founders, told through three generations--and one hundred years--of glamour and high society. For the gondoliers-themed birthday dinner, the hotel obligingly flooded the courtyard to conjure the Grand Canal of Venice.
June 1, 2021 | Hardcover | Pegasus Books |
$27.95
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AGATHA CHRISTIE: FIRST LADY OF CRIME

Written by Christie, Agatha
From Poirot to Miss Marple, from The Mousetrap to Witness for the Prosecution, this a fascinating look at the life and work of Agatha Christie, the world's most successful and popular crime writer. Agatha Christie was not only the most successful author of detective stories the world has ever known, she was also a mystery in herself, giving only the rarest interview
August 3, 2021 | Hardcover | Pegasus Crime |
$26.95
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THIS COUNTRY: MY LIFE IN POLITICS AND HISTORY

Written by Matthews, Chris
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.
June 1, 2021 | Hardcover | Simon & Schuster |
$28.99
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HOLA PAPI: HOW TO COME OUT IN A WALMART PARKING LOT AND OTHER LIFE LESSONS

Written by Brammer, John Paul
From popular LGBTQ advice columnist and writer John Paul Brammer comes a hilarious, heartwarming memoir-in-essays chronicling his journey growing up as a queer, mixed-race kid in America's heartland to becoming the "Chicano Carrie Bradshaw" of his generation. The first time someone called John Paul (JP) Brammer "Papi" was on the popular gay hookup app Grindr.
June 8, 2021 | Hardcover | Simon & Schuster |
$26.00
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GROUP: HOW ONE THERAPIST AND A CIRCLE OF STRANGERS SAVED MY LIFE

Written by Tate, Christie
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. Christie Tate had just been named the to
June 1, 2021 | PB | Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster |
$17.00
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DIRECTOR: MY YEARS ASSISTING J. EDGAR HOOVER

Written by Letersky, Paul
The first book ever written about FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover by a member of his personal staff--his former assistant, Paul Letersky--The Director offers unprecedented insight into an American legend. The 1960s and 1970s were arguably among America's most turbulent post-Civil War decades.
July 13, 2021 | Hardcover | Scribner Book Company |
$28.00
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HOUSE OF STICKS: A MEMOIR

Written by Tran, Ly
An intimate, beautifully written coming-of-age memoir recounting a young girl's journey from war-torn Vietnam to Ridgewood, Queens, and her struggle to find her voice amid clashing cultural expectations. Ly Tran is just a toddler in 1993 when she and her family immigrate from a small town along the Mekong river in Vietnam to a two-bedroom railroad apartment in Queens.
June 1, 2021 | Hardcover | Scribner Book Company |
$27.00
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EL CHAPO: THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE WORLD'S MOST INFAMOUS DRUG LORD

Written by Hurowitz, Noah
A stunning investigation of the life and legend of Mexican kingpin Joaquín Archivaldo "El Chapo" Guzmán Loera, building on Noah Hurowitz's revelatory coverage for Rolling Stone of El Chapo's federal drug-trafficking trial. This is the true story of how El Chapo built the world's wealthiest and most powerful drug-trafficking operation, based on months' worth of trial testimony and
July 20, 2021 | Hardcover | Atria Books |
$30.00
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BEAUTIFUL THINGS: A MEMOIR

Written by Biden, Hunter
"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.
April 6, 2021 | Hardcover | Gallery Books |
$28.00

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