Biography

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TH WHITE. A BIOGRAPHY: A BIOGRAPHY

Written by Warner, Sylvia Townsend
T H White, author of The Sword in The Stone, The Once and Future King, The Goshawk, and many other works of English literature, died in Greece from a heart attack in 1964, aged 57. The eminent novelist and critic Sylvia Townsend Warner was asked to write his biography, now republished for a new generation.
January 17, 2023 | Paperback | Handheld Classics | 260 Pages |
$19.99
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TRUE WEST: SAM SHEPARD'S LIFE, WORK, AND TIMES

Written by Greenfield, Robert
A revelatory biography of the world-famous playwright and actor Sam Shepard, whose work was matched by his equally dramatic life, including collaborations with the Rolling Stones and Bob Dylan as well as tumultuous relationships with Patti Smith, Joni Mitchell, and Jessica Lange
April 11, 2023 | Hardcover | Crown Publishing Group (NY) |
$30.00
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GEORGE VI AND ELIZABETH: THE MARRIAGE THAT SAVED THE MONARCHY

Written by Smith, Sally Bedell
A revelatory account of how the loving marriage of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth saved the monarchy during World War II, and how they raised their daughter to become Queen Elizabeth II, based on exclusive access to the Royal Archives--from the bestselling author of Elizabeth the Queen and Prince Charles Granted special access by Queen Elizabeth II to her parents' lett
April 4, 2023 | Hardcover | Random House |
$40.00
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HAPPILY: A PERSONAL HISTORY-WITH FAIRY TALES

Written by Mark, Sabrina Orah
A beautifully written memoir-in-essays on fairy tales and their surprising relevance to modern life, from a Jewish woman raising Black children in the American South--based on her acclaimed Paris Review column "Happily" The literary tradition of the fairy tale has long endured as the vehicle by which we interrogate the laws of reality.
March 14, 2023 | Hardcover | Random House |
$27.00
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ROUGH SLEEPERS: DR. JIM O'CONNELL'S URGENT MISSION TO BRING HEALING TO HOMELESS PEOPLE

Written by Kidder, Tracy
The powerful story of an inspiring doctor who made a difference, by helping to create a program to care for Boston's homeless community--by the Pulitzer Prize-winning, New York Times bestselling author of Mountains Beyond Mountains "I couldn't put Rough Sleepers down.
January 17, 2023 | Hardcover | Random House |
$30.00
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WINNIE AND NELSON: PORTRAIT OF A MARRIAGE

Written by Steinberg, Jonny
From one of South Africa's foremost nonfiction writers, a deeply researched, shattering new account of Nelson Mandela's relationship with Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.
May 2, 2023 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 576 Pages |
$35.00
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LILIANA'S INVINCIBLE SUMMER: A SISTER'S SEARCH FOR JUSTICE

Written by Rivera Garza, Cristina
A haunting, unforgettable memoir about a beloved younger sister and the painful memory of her murder, from "one of Mexico's greatest living writers" (Jonathan Lethem). I seek justice, I finally said. I seek justice for my sister. . . .
February 28, 2023 | Hardcover | Hogarth Press |
$28.00
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HIJAB BUTCH BLUES: A MEMOIR

Written by H, Lamya
"A masterful, must-read contribution to conversations on power, justice, healing, and devotion from a singular voice I now trust with my whole heart."--GLENNON DOYLE, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Untamed A queer hijabi Muslim immigrant survives her coming-of-age by drawing strength and hope from stories in the Quran in this daring, provocative, and radically
February 7, 2023 | Hardcover | Dial Press |
$27.00
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DYSCALCULIA: A LOVE STORY OF EPIC MISCALCULATION

Written by Felix, Camonghne
An epic meditation on loving yourself in the face of heartbreak, from the acclaimed author of Build Yourself a Boat, longlisted for the National Book Award When Camonghne Felix goes through a monumental breakup, culminating in a hospital stay, everything--from her early childhood trauma and mental health to her relationship with mathematics--shows up in the tapestry of her healin
February 14, 2023 | Hardcover | One World |
$27.00
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LOST & FOUND: REFLECTIONS ON GRIEF, GRATITUDE, AND HAPPINESS

Written by Schulz, Kathryn
NATIONAL BESTSELLER - NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS' CHOICE - A "profound and beautiful" (Marilynne Robinson) account of joy and sorrow from one of the great writers of our time, The New Yorker's Kathryn Schulz, winner of the Pulitzer Prize "I will stake my reputation on you being blown away by Lost & Found."--Anne Lamott, author of Dusk, Night, Dawn and Bird by Bird
November 22, 2022 | Paperback | Random House Trade |
$18.00

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