Biography

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NOTHING STAYS PUT: THE LIFE AND POETRY OF AMY CLAMPITT

Written by Spiegelman, Willard
An evocative portrait of the beloved and acclaimed poet, whose late-in-life success took the literary world by storm. With the publication of her first book of poems in her sixty-third year, Amy Clampitt rose meteorically to fame, launching herself from obscurity to the upper ranks of American poetry all but overnight, and living a whirlwind eleven years, until her death in 1994.
February 28, 2023 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 432 Pages |
$35.00
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WE SHOULD NOT BE FRIENDS: THE STORY OF A FRIENDSHIP

Written by Schwalbe, Will
A warm, funny, irresistible book that follows an improbable and life-changing college friendship over the course of forty years--from the best-selling author of The End of Your Life Book Club A searching, tender, insightful, and wise memoir . . .
February 21, 2023 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 336 Pages |
$29.00
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REMEDIES FOR SORROW: AN EXTRAORDINARY CHILD, A MEDICAL SECRET, AND A MOTHER'S QUEST TO BREAK THE SILENCE

Written by Nix, Megan
An inspiring memoir and work of fierce advocacy by a mother whose child is born deaf, leading her to investigate and expose a preventable virus that causes more childhood disabilities than any other--but is kept quiet by the medical community. One virus causes more birth defects and disabilities in children than any other infectious disease, yet 91 percent of Americans don't know it exi
April 18, 2023 | Hardcover | Doubleday Books | 336 Pages |
$28.00
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HOW NOT TO KILL YOURSELF: A PORTRAIT OF THE SUICIDAL MIND

Written by Martin, Clancy
An intimate, insightful, at times even humorous exploration of why the thought of death is so compulsive for some while demonstrating that there's always another solution--from the acclaimed writer and professor of philosophy, based on his viral essay, "I'm Still Here." "If you're going to write a book about suicide, you have to be willing to say the true things, the scary things, th
March 28, 2023 | Hardcover | Pantheon Books | 464 Pages |
$30.00
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REVENGE: MEGHAN, HARRY, AND THE WAR BETWEEN THE WINDSORS

Written by Bower, Tom
This instant #1 internationally bestselling "explosive tell-all" (Daily Express, London) reveals the inside story about Meghan Markle's journey from minor actress and attempted activist to the woman powerful enough to drive a wedge within the British Royal Family. After a childhood spent on Hollywood film sets, Meghan Markle fought hard for stardom.
October 4, 2022 | Hardcover | Atria Books | 464 Pages |
$29.99
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OSIP MANDELSTAM: A BIOGRAPHY

Written by Dutli, Ralph
The personal and political life of the iconic Russian poet Osip Mandelstam is graphically portrayed in this lavishly illustrated book This is the first full-scale biography of Osip Mandelstam to combine an analysis of his poetry with a description of his personal life, from his beginnings as a young intellectual in pre-revolutionary Russia to his final fate as a victim of Stalinism.
May 30, 2023 | Hardcover | Verso | 432 Pages |
$29.95
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WORKING GIRL: ON SELLING ART AND SELLING SEX

Written by Giovannitti, Sophia
An exploration into the very similar work of selling art and selling sex, from a luminous new voice Sex and art, we're told, are sacred, two spheres that ought to be kept separate from the ravages of the marketplace. Yet both prop up two incredibly lucrative industries, built on the commodification of creativity and desire, authenticity and intimacy.
May 30, 2023 | Hardcover | Verso | 224 Pages |
$24.95
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NIETZSCHE IN ITALY

Written by De Pourtales, Guy
A fascinating classic account of Nietzsche's travels in Italy at the end of the nineteenth century, where he found inspiration for his major works
May 9, 2023 | Paperback | Pushkin Press | 112 Pages |
$16.95
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TO THE ONE I LOVE THE BEST

Written by Bemelmans, Ludwig
A witty and charming account of the wildly entertaining Elsie de Wolfe in 1950s Hollywood, recounted by her dear friend, the beloved creator of Madeline Ludwig Bemelmans' charming intergenerational friendship with the late-in-life "First Lady of Interior Decoration" provides an enormously enjoyable nostalgia trip to the sun-soaked glamour of Los Angeles, where de Wolfe surrounded
March 7, 2023 | Paperback | Pushkin Press | 224 Pages |
$15.95
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MORTALITY

Written by Hitchens, Christopher
On June 8, 2010, while on a book tour for his bestselling memoir, Hitch-22, Christopher Hitchens was stricken in his New York hotel room with excruciating pain in his chest and thorax.
September 4, 2012 | Hardcover | Twelve | 128 Pages |
$22.00

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