Biography

RUMI'S SECRET: THE LIFE OF THE SUFI POET OF LOVE

Written by Gooch, Brad
The acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Smash Cut, Flannery, and City Poet delivers the first popular biography of Rumi, the thirteenth-century Persian poet revered by contemporary Western readers.
January 17, 2017 | Hardcover | Harper | 400 Pages |
$28.99

MEN IN MY LIFE: A MEMOIR OF LOVE AND ART IN 1950S MANHATTAN

Written by Bosworth, Patricia
Acclaimed biographer Patricia Bosworth recalls her emotional coming of age in 1950s New York in this profound and powerful memoir, a story of family, marriage, tragedy, Broadway, and art, featuring a rich cast of well-known literary and theatrical figures from the period.
January 31, 2017 | Hardcover | Harper | 400 Pages |
$27.99

LARA: THE UNTOLD LOVE STORY AND THE INSPIRATION FOR DOCTOR ZHIVAGO

Written by Pasternak, Anna
The heartbreaking story of the love affair between Boris Pasternak, the author of Doctor Zhivago, and Olga Ivinskaya--the true tragedy behind the timeless classic, and a harrowing look at how the Russian government has treated dissidents
January 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Ecco Press | 320 Pages |
$27.99

TELL ME EVERYTHING YOU DON'T REMEMBER: THE STROKE THAT CHANGED MY LIFE

Written by Hyung-Oak Lee, Christine
A memoir of reinvention after a stroke at thirty-three, based on the author's viral Buzzfeed essay
February 14, 2017 | Hardcover | Ecco Press | 272 Pages |
$27.99

JUST THE FUNNY PARTS: MY 30 YEARS ON THE HOLLYWOOD JUNGLE GYM

Written by Scovell, Nell
FOREWORD BY SHERYL SANDBERGYou've almost certainly laughed at Scovell's jokes--you just didn't know it until now.
March 20, 2018 | Hardcover | Dey Street Books | 336 Pages |
$27.99

REAGAN RISING: THE DECISIVE YEARS, 1976-1980

Written by Shirley, Craig
With a Foreword by Jon MeachamNew York Times bestselling biographer Craig Shirley charts Ronald Reagan's astonishing rise from the ashes of his lost 1976 presidential bid to overwhelming victory in 1980. American conservatism--and the nation itself--would never be the same.
March 21, 2017 | Hardcover | Broadside Books | 432 Pages |
$27.99

BASKETBALL DIARIES

Written by Carroll, Jim
The urban classic coming-of-age story about sex, drugs, and basketball Jim Carroll grew up to become a renowned poet and punk rocker. But in this memoir of the mid-1960s, set during his coming-of-age from 12 to 15, he was a rebellious teenager making a place and a name for himself on the unforgiving streets of New York City.
July 7, 1987 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 224 Pages |
$16.00

BRUCE LEE: THE CELEBRATED LIFE OF THE GOLDEN DRAGON

A behind-the-scenes look at the life of the most extraordinary martial artist of all time--Bruce Lee. Bruce Lee: The Celebrated Life of the Golden Dragon is an illustrated biography of this fascinating martial artist and movie star, from the start of his career to his untimely and tragic death in 1973. This book reveals a quiet family man behind the charismatic public persona.
November 8, 2016 | Paperback | Tuttle Publishing | 200 Pages |
$14.95

MOST BLESSED OF THE PATRIARCHS: THOMAS JEFFERSON AND THE EMPIRE OF THE IMAGINATION

Written by Onuf, Peter S
Hailed by critics and embraced by readers, "Most Blessed of the Patriarchs" is one of the richest and most insightful accounts of Thomas Jefferson in a generation. Following her Pulitzer Prize-winning The Hemingses of Monticello, Annette Gordon-Reed has teamed with Peter S.
April 4, 2017 | Paperback | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 400 Pages |
$17.95

GOETHE: LIFE AS A WORK OF ART

Written by Safranski, Rudiger
The work of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe has reverberated through two and a half centuries, altering the course of literature in ways both grand and intimate. No other writer so completely captivated the intellectual life of late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Europe, putting into language the anxieties and ambitions of a civilization on the cusp of modernity.
May 16, 2017 | Hardcover | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 688 Pages |
$35.00

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