Biography

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GREEK TO ME: ADVENTURES OF THE COMMA QUEEN

Written by Norris, Mary
In her New York Times bestseller Between You & Me, Mary Norris delighted readers with her irreverent tales of pencils and punctuation in The New Yorker's celebrated copy department. In Greek to Me, she delivers another wise and funny paean to the art of self-expression, this time filtered through her greatest passion: all things Greek.
April 2, 2019 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 240 Pages |
$25.95
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SCAR: A PERSONAL HISTORY OF DEPRESSION AND RECOVERY

Written by Cregan, Mary
At the age of twenty-seven, married, living in New York, and working in book design, Mary Cregan gives birth to her first child, a daughter she names Anna. But it's apparent that something is terribly wrong, and a two days later, Anna dies--plunging Cregan into suicidal despair.
March 19, 2019 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 256 Pages |
$26.95
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ZORA AND LANGSTON: A STORY OF FRIENDSHIP AND BETRAYAL

Written by Taylor, Yuval
They were best friends. They were collaborators, literary gadflies, and champions of the common people. They were the leading lights of the Harlem Renaissance.
March 26, 2019 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 304 Pages |
$27.95
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DEEP CREEK: FINDING HOPE IN THE HIGH COUNTRY

Written by Houston, Pam
On her 120-acre homestead high in the Colorado Rockies, beloved writer Pam Houston learns what it means to care for a piece of land and the creatures on it. Elk calves and bluebirds mark the changing seasons, winter temperatures drop to 35 below, and lightning sparks a 110,000-acre wildfire, threatening her century-old barn and all its inhabitants.
January 29, 2019 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company |
$25.95
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TO SHAKE THE SLEEPING SELF: A JOURNEY FROM OREGON TO PATAGONIA, AND A QUEST FOR A LIFE WITH NO REGRET

Written by Jenkins, Jedidiah
New York Times bestseller - "Thrilling, tender, utterly absorbing . . .
October 2, 2018 | Hardcover | Convergent Books | 336 Pages |
$26.00
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BRAVE

Written by McGowan, Rose
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
April 23, 2019 | Paperback | HarperOne | 272 Pages |
$15.99
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SEA PEOPLE: THE PUZZLE OF POLYNESIA

Written by Thompson, Christina
A blend of Jared Diamond's Guns, Germs, and Steel and Simon Winchester's Pacific, a thrilling intellectual detective story that looks deep into the past to uncover who first settled the islands of the remote Pacific, where they came from, how they got there, and how we know.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Harper | 384 Pages |
$29.99
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WHAT DOESN'T KILL YOU MAKES YOU BLACKER: A MEMOIR IN ESSAYS

Written by Young, Damon
From the cofounder of VerySmartBrothas.com, and one of the most read writers on race and culture at work today, a provocative and humorous memoir-in-essays that explores the ever-shifting definitions of what it means to be Black (and male) in America
March 26, 2019 | Hardcover | Ecco Press | 320 Pages |
$27.99
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YOUNG WASHINGTON: HOW WILDERNESS AND WAR FORGED AMERICA'S FOUNDING FATHER

Written by Stark, Peter
A new, brash, and unexpected view of the president we thought we knew, from the bestselling author of Astoria
February 5, 2019 | Paperback | Ecco Press | 528 Pages |
$18.99
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JIMMY NEUROSIS: A MEMOIR

Written by Oseland, James
From a celebrated figure of the food world comes a poignant, provocative memoir about being young and gay during the 1970s punk revolution in AmericaLong before James Oseland was a judge on Top Chef Masters, he was a teenage rebel growing up in the pre-Silicon Valley, California, suburbs, yearning for a taste of something wild.
February 5, 2019 | Hardcover | Ecco Press | 320 Pages |
$27.99

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