Biography

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ILLUMINATED LIFE: BELLA DA COSTA GREENE'S JOURNEY FROM PREJUDICE TO PRIVILEGE

Written by Ardizzone, Heidi
What would you give up to achieve your dream? When J. P. Morgan hired Belle da Costa Greene in 1905 to organize his rare book and manuscript collection, she had only her personality and a few years of experience to recommend her.
June 1, 2007 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company |
$35.00
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DREAM BROTHER: THE LIVES AND MUSIC OF JEFF AND TIM BUCKLEY

Written by Browne, David
When Jeff Buckley drowned at the age of thirty in 1997, he not only left behind a legacy of brilliant music -- he brought back haunting memories of his father, '60s troubadour Tim Buckley, a gifted musician who barely knew his son and who himself died at twenty-eight.
January 8, 2002 | Paperback | It Books |
$15.99
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STREET PHILOSOPHY OF GARRY WINOGRAND

Written by Dyer, Geoff
Garry Winogrand--along with Diane Arbus and Lee Friedlander--was one of the most important photographers of the 1960s and 1970s, as well as one of the world's foremost street photographers. Award-winning writer Geoff Dyer has admired Winogrand's work for many years.
March 18, 2018 | Hardcover | University of Texas Press |
$60.00
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CHIEF: THE LIFE AND TURBULENT TIMES OF CHIEF JUSTICE JOHN ROBERTS

Written by Biskupic, Joan
An incisive biography of the Supreme Court's enigmatic Chief Justice, taking us inside the momentous legal decisions of his tenure so far
March 26, 2019 | Hardcover | Basic Books | 432 Pages |
$30.00
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QUEEN: THE FORGOTTEN LIFE BEHIND AN AMERICAN MYTH

Written by Levin, Josh
The Queen is the bizarre, true tale of a psychopath who changed American history, an in-depth account of how one beguilingly complex woman, raised in the Jim Crow South and molded by gangland Chicago, transformed the way we think about race and poverty to this day.
May 21, 2019 | Hardcover | Little Brown and Company | 400 Pages |
$28.00
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MAKING OF A JUSTICE: REFLECTIONS ON MY FIRST 94 YEARS

Written by Stevens, John Paul
A masterful and personal account of life on the Supreme Court that offers a unique understanding of American history from one of the most prominent jurists of our time
May 14, 2019 | Hardcover | Little Brown and Company | 560 Pages |
$35.00
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LITTLE PANIC: DISPATCHES FROM AN ANXIOUS LIFE

Written by Stern, Amanda
In the vein of bestselling memoirs about mental illness like Andrew Solomon's Noonday Demon, Sarah Hepola's Blackout, and Daniel Smith's Monkey Mind comes a gorgeously immersive, immediately relatable, and brilliantly funny memoir about living life on the razor's edge of panic.
May 14, 2019 | Paperback | Grand Central Publishing | 432 Pages |
$15.99
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OUT EAST: MEMOIR OF A MONTAUK SUMMER

Written by Glynn, John
A gripping, unforgettable portrait of life in a Montauk summer house--a debut memoir of first love, identity and self-discovery among a group of friends who became family. "'We were sun children chasing an eternal summer.' This boisterous chronicle of a summer in Montauk sees a group of 20-something housemates who'll grow to know, to love, and care for one another.
May 14, 2019 | Hardcover | Grand Central Publishing | 256 Pages |
$26.00
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MATRIARCH: BARBARA BUSH AND THE MAKING OF AN AMERICAN DYNASTY

Written by Page, Susan
A vivid biography of former First Lady Barbara Bush, one of the most influential and under-appreciated women in American political history. Barbara Pierce Bush was one of the country's most popular and powerful figures. Yet her full story has never been told.
April 2, 2019 | Hardcover | Twelve | 432 Pages |
$32.50
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SO HERE'S THE THING . . .: NOTES ON GROWING UP, GETTING OLDER, AND TRUSTING YOUR GUT

Written by Mastromonaco, Alyssa
From the New York Times bestselling author of Who Thought This Was a Good Idea? comes a fun, frank book of reflections, essays, and interviews on topics important to young women, ranging from politics and career to motherhood, sisterhood, and making and sustaining relationships of all kinds in the age of social media.
March 5, 2019 | Hardcover | Twelve | 240 Pages |
$27.00

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