Biography

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1924: THE YEAR THAT MADE HITLER

Written by Range, Peter Ross
The dark story of Adolf Hitler's life in 1924--the year that made a monster Before Adolf Hitler's rise to power in Germany, there was 1924. This was the year of Hitler's final transformation into the self-proclaimed savior and infallible leader who would interpret and distort Germany's historical traditions to support his vision for the Third Reich.
January 26, 2016 | Hardcover | Little Brown and Company | 336 Pages |
$28.00
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1944: FDR AND THE YEAR THAT CHANGED HISTORY

Written by Winik, Jay
"**New York Times "Bestseller** Jay Winik brings to life in gripping detail ("The New York Times Book Review") the year 1944, which determined the outcome of World War II and put more pressure than any other on an ailing yet determined President Roosevelt. 1944 was a year that could have stymied the Allies and cemented Hitler s waning power.
September 1, 2015 | Hardcover | Simon & Schuster | 656 Pages |
$35.00
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ABANDON ME

Written by Febos, Melissa
For readers of Maggie Nelson and Leslie Jamison, a fierce and dazzling personal narrative that explores the many ways identity and art are shaped by love and loss.
February 28, 2017 | Hardcover | Bloomsbury USA | 320 Pages |
$26.00
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ABBREVIATED LIFE: A MEMOIR

Written by Leve, Ariel
"Mesmerizing... A portrait of something familiar gone wildly, tragically awry." The New York Times
June 14, 2016 | Hardcover | Harper | 288 Pages |
$26.99
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ABUNDANCE: NARRATIVE ESSAYS OLD AND NEW

Written by Dillard, Annie
In recognition of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author s long and lauded career as a master essayist, a landmark collection, including her most beloved pieces and some rarely seen work, rigorously curated by the author herself.
March 15, 2016 | Hardcover | Ecco Press |
$25.99
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ACT ONE: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

Written by Hart, Moss
Moss Hart's "Act One," which Lincoln Center Theater presented in 2014 as a play written and directed by James Lapine, is one of the great American memoirs, a glorious memorial to a bygone age filled with all the wonder, drama, and heartbreak that surrounded Broadway in the early twentieth century.
February 11, 2014 | Paperback | St. Martin's Griffin |
$19.99
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ADOLFO KAMINSKY: A FORGER'S LIFE

Written by Kaminsky, Sarah
[An] engrossing literary debut. ... Writing in Adolfo's voice gives this suspenseful narrative candor and immediacy.- Kirkus Reviews
October 4, 2016 | Paperback | Doppelhouse Press |
$18.95
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ADVENTURES IN THE STRAND: ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE & THE STRAND MAGAZINE

Written by Mike Ashley
Conan Doyle’s name is synonymous with The Strand magazine, chiefly because of the Sherlock Holmes stories but also due to many of his other contributions, such as the Professor Challenger stories, his articles on spiritualism and fairies, and his coverage of the major battles of World War I.
June 1, 2016 | Hardcover | British Library Publishing |
$34.95
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AGENT M: THE LIVES AND SPIES OF MI5'S MAXWELL KNIGHT

Written by Hemming, Henry
Maxwell Knight was a paradox. A jazz obsessive and nature enthusiast (he is the author of the definitive work on how to look after a gorilla), he is seen today as one of MI5's greatest spymasters, a man who did more than any other to break up British fascism during the Second World War - in spite of having once belonged to the British Fascisti himself.
May 9, 2017 | Hardcover | PublicAffairs | 320 Pages |
$28.00
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AIMEE & JAGUAR: A LOVE STORY, BERLIN 1943

Written by Erica Fischer
Berlin 1942. Lilly Wust, twenty-nine, married, four children, led a life as did millions of German women. But then she met the twenty-one-year-old Felice Schragenheim.
August 31, 2015 | Paperback | Harper Perennial |
$15.99

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