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Memoirs of a Kamikaze

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Kamikaze pilot Kazuo Odachi offers a rare and illuminating glimpse into the mindset of Japan’s WWII suicide bombers in his Memoirs of a Kamikaze. He tells the story of how he became a kamikaze, providing an honest and introspective account of what drove him to make such a fateful decision. After narrowly surviving an American [...]

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John Berendt’s Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil is a true-crime novel set in Savannah, Georgia. The book tells the story of scandalous events that occur in the city after Jim Williams, a well-known local antiques dealer, shoots and kills his young lover Billy Hanson. As different people share their version of what [...]

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Mike Evans

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This book tells the story of Mike Evans, one of the most successful wide receivers in football today. It chronicles his inspirational journey from a young boy growing up in Galveston, Texas to becoming one of the top players in the NFL. Evans’ perseverance and drive are highlighted throughout this touching memoir, which is sure [...]

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Miracle and Wonder

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In this engaging and thought-provoking book, Malcolm Gladwell explores the life of Paul Simon – one of America’s most beloved musicians. Through interviews with friends, family members, and colleagues, Gladwell pieces together an intimate portrait of Simon’s life and career. Although he has always been a private person, Simon is willing to open up about [...]

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My Anecdotal Life

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In his latest book, Carl Reiner tells the story of his life in anecdotes – from growing up as the son of a vaudevillian performer to becoming one of America’s most beloved comedians and television producers. A masterful raconteur, Reiner shares colorful stories about the people he’s met and worked with over the years, including [...]

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My Friend Anna

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This true story follows the meteoric rise and scandalous fall of Anna Delvey, a young woman who claimed to be heir to a German fortune but was actually living off stolen funds. When Rachel DeLoache Williams became her friend, she had no idea that she would be drawn into Anna’s lies and schemes. With sharp [...]

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My Gay Church Days

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George Azar was born into a conservative Evangelical family in upstate New York. As he came to terms with his own sexuality, he realized that the church could not be the place for him. He embarked on a journey of self-acceptance and eventually became an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ, one of [...]

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My Rise to the Stars

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My Rise to the Stars tells the inspiring story of Clara Adams-Ender, who rose from humble beginnings as a sharecropper’s daughter to become one of only twelve women in U.S. history to hold the rank of general officer in the Army. This intimate autobiography reveals how Clara’s determination, discipline, and passion for learning propelled her [...]

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Not All Diamonds and Rosé

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Not All Diamonds and Rosé is an unauthorised biography of the Real Housewives franchise, based on interviews with the women themselves. It tells the story of how these wealthy socialites became reality TV stars, and offers a behind-the-scenes look at what happens when cameras start filming. From feuds to affairs, from plastic surgery to financial [...]

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Not Just Cricket

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Not Just Cricket is the story of Pradeep Magazine’s journey as a reporter in modern India. Covering everything from politics to cricket, Magazine provides an insightful look at the country and its people. This informative biography is perfect for anyone interested in Indian culture and history. For who is this book for ? This book [...]

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Oliver Cromwell

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This book is a biography of Oliver Cromwell, the English military and political leader. It covers his early life, as well as his time in Parliament and leading the New Model Army during the English Civil War. The book also details Cromwell’s role in the Restoration of Charles II to the throne after executed King [...]

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On Writing

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Stephen King’s On Writing is a blend of autobiography and writing advice that offers an interesting look inside the life and mind of one of the world’s most popular authors. The majority of the book focuses on how to improve your own writing, but there are also some intriguing insights into King’s own methods and [...]

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One Damn Thing After Another

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William Barr’s One Damn Thing After Another is a riveting, behind-the-scenes look at his time as the Attorney General of the United States under George H.W. Bush. In this candid memoir, Barr reflects on some of the biggest challenges and controversies he faced during his tenure—from Operation Desert Storm to the showdown with Saddam Hussein [...]

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Open Book

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Jessica Simpson is finally opening up about her life in her new memoir, Open Book. She bares all about her rise to fame as a pop star, the highs and lows of marriage to Nick Lachey, giving birth to their son Ace, and coping with personal challenges both public and private. With candor and authenticity, [...]

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Overdue

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In her compelling and timely book, Amanda Oliver investigates the ways in which America’s public libraries are struggling to stay afloat. She argues that these institutions are a crucial part of our social fabric, and she pleads for changes in the way we think about and fund them. For who is this book for ? [...]

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Patience Worth is a biography of Pearl Curran, who allegedly communicated with the ghost of Patience Worth, an Englishwoman who died in 1694. According to Curran, Worth helped her write novels and poetry that were published during the early 20th century. Paxton examines both sides of the controversy surrounding Curran’s work, exploring arguments for and [...]

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Peril

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“Peril: The Inside Story of America’s Emergency Rooms” is a gripping medical memoir by world-renowned journalist Bob Woodward. In this book, Woodward recounts his own harrowing experiences as an ER patient and offers a fascinating glimpse into the inner workings of America’s emergency rooms. With eye-opening stories from doctors, nurses, patients, and families on the [...]

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Pol Pot

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This is a biography of Pol Pot, the murderous leader of the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia. It tells his story from his childhood to his rise to power, and charts the horrific reign of terror that he unleashed on the people of Cambodia. For who is this book for ? This book is for [...]

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Quit Like a Woman

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In Holly Whitaker’s Quit Like a Woman, the author chronicles her struggles with alcohol addiction and provides readers with a roadmap to find their own way to sobriety. Filled with personal anecdotes, advice from experts, as well as resources for those looking to get sober themselves; this book is an essential read for anyone who [...]

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Raising Men

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In Raising Men, author Eric Davis shares Navy SEALs training techniques that he has taught to his son and other boys. Using real-world examples from his own life and career in the SEALs, as well as stories from other fathers who have successfully used these methods, Davis provides a step-by-step guide for how to raise [...]

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Red Notice

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Red Notice is the true story of financial executive Bill Browder’s odyssey from idealistic young investor to capitalist Russia insider to dissidents-in-exile. It exposes the hidden underside of Vladimir Putin’s regime and the reckless greed that has driven Russian politics for two decades. Browder was an honest player in a dishonest game, and when he [...]

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Written in 1836, Religious Experience and Journal of Mrs. Jarena Lee is one of the earliest African American autobiographies ever published. Born into a prominent Methodist family, Jarena Lee had an early religious experience that led her to devote her life to preaching the gospel. This intimate journal traces her spiritual journey as she preaches [...]

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In “RFF Lifestyle: Simple Solutions to a Healthy Life”, author Michael Fleming offers readers easy-to-follow tips for improving their overall well-being. From diet and exercise to stress management and sleep hygiene, Fleming provides solutions that are both achievable and sustainable. With an emphasis on whole foods and holistic living, this book is the perfect guide [...]

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Riding with Evil

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In this riveting memoir, Ken Croke tells the story of his time spent in the notorious Pagan motorcycle gang—and how he finally managed to break free from their criminal grip. Describing life on the road with these hardened criminals, Croke paints a vivid picture of their lawless lifestyle and reckless disregard for authority. He also [...]

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Rudolf Hoess

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This is the harrowing story of SS officer Rudolf Hoess, who oversaw the murder of 2.5 million Jews at Auschwitz concentration camp during World War II. Based on exclusive access to personal papers and interviews with surviving family members, this book offers a chilling insight into the mind of one of history’s most notorious criminals. [...]

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She’s Unlikeable

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“She’s Unlikeable: And Other Lies That Bring Women Down” is a candid, introspective look at the lies we tell ourselves in order to maintain our self-esteem. Author Aparna Shewakramani digs deep into her own life experience to explore the ways women are taught from an early age to diminish themselves – and how it ultimately [...]

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Shoe Dog

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“Shoe Dog” is the memoir of Phil Knight, the creator of Nike. It tells the story of how Knight started from humble beginnings and built one of the most successful businesses in history. Along the way, he faced plenty of challenges and obstacles, but ultimately prevailed due to his resilience and determination. This book provides [...]

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Showtime

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Jeff Pearlman’s Showtime is a riveting, behind-the-scenes look at the Los Angeles Lakers dynasty of the 1980s—a team that featured one of basketball’s all-time greats, Magic Johnson, and was led by legendary head coach Pat Riley. Drawing on previously untapped sources, including more than four hundred interviews with players, coaches, executives, and journalists from around [...]

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Simply Sartre

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“Simply Sartre: Great Lives, Book 23” is a biography of French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre by David Detmer. It was published in 2006 by Palgrave Macmillan. In the book, Detmer provides an overview of Sartre’s life and work, placing him within the context of twentieth century intellectual history. For who is this book for ? This [...]

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So Far…

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In his memoir, So Far…, actor Kelsey Grammer reflects on his difficult childhood and successful career in Hollywood. Grammer candidly discusses the personal struggles he faced early in life – including problems with drugs and alcohol – as well as the highs and lows of his time in the entertainment industry. He offers a unique [...]

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Soul on the Street

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Soul on the Street is a biography of William Roache, an English actor who has played Ken Barlow in the soap opera Coronation Street since its first broadcast in 1960. The book chronicles his upbringing and early career, as well as his personal life and struggles with addiction. It also includes anecdotes from other actors [...]

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Spiritually Gifted

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In Spiritually Gifted, Kerri Lake tells the story of her spiritual journey from skeptic to believer. She takes readers on a fascinating exploration of near-death experiences, out-of-body adventures, and other mystical phenomena, delving into the latest scientific research on these subjects while also sharing her own personal insights. Ultimately, Lake comes to see that we [...]

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Steve Jobs

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Steve Jobs is the saga of one man’s obsession and how it led to Apple’s meteoric rise. With an unprecedented level of cooperation from Jobs himself, Walter Isaacson has written a riveting account of the inventor, businessman, and creative genius whose passion for perfection and ferocious drive transformed three different industries: computers, phones, and digital [...]

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Sticks and Stones

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This book tells the story of Diane Harsha’s hike along the Appalachian Trail, from start to finish. It provides a detailed account of her journey and all that she experienced along the way. This is not only an inspiring tale of personal accomplishment, but also offers valuable advice for anyone thinking about hiking this iconic [...]

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Take What You Need: Part 2

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Picking up where “Take What You Need” left off, this engaging memoir tells the story of how Pearl Howie embarked on a seven-month journey across Spain on foot. With humor and insight, she describes the challenges and rewards of traveling by herself in a foreign land, making new friends along the way and discovering her [...]

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Taste

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In this captivating and touching memoir, Stanley Tucci takes readers on a culinary journey that spans continents, cultures, and generations. From his grandmother’s kitchen in Calabria to the fires of Le Cordon Bleu in Paris to the set of The Hunger Games films—where he perfected such dishes as President Snow’s lobster bisque—Tucci shares intimate stories [...]

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Team of Rivals

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Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Team of Rivals tells the story of Abraham Lincoln’s improbable ascent from humble beginnings to become one of America’s most beloved presidents. Facing an untested political novice in the 1860 presidential election, Lincoln put together a team of rivals—including his long-standing political foes William Seward and Salmon Chase—to run his campaign. After [...]

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Tell Me Everything

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In Tell Me Everything, Erika Krouse tells the story of her work as a private investigator. She provides an inside look at the world of investigations and shares some of her most intriguing case files. Along the way, she offers insights into what it takes to be a successful PI and discusses how the profession [...]

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The Almanack of Naval Ravikant

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The Almanack of Naval Ravikant is a guide to wealth and happiness. It features life lessons from successful entrepreneur Naval Ravikant, as well as personal anecdotes and reflections on topics such as love, work-life balance, and mindfulness. The book also includes advice for navigating the challenges of modern life, such as anxiety, depression, and stress. [...]

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The Anthropocene Reviewed

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The Anthropocene Reviewed is a compilation of essays by author John Green discussing the implications of humans having essentially taken over and changed the planet. The book centers around the idea that we are now living in an era known as the Anthropocene, which is characterized by human-influenced geologic changes to our environment. In light [...]

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The Autobiography of Malcolm X

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The Autobiography of Malcolm X tells the story of one of the most influential and controversial figures in America’s history. Born into a life of poverty, crime, and racism, Malcolm Little eventually became an outspoken advocate for civil rights and black nationalism. This riveting autobiography traces Malcolm’s transformation from street hustler to Muslim minister, exploring [...]

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The Beauty of Dusk

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The Beauty of Dusk is a book about Frank Bruni’s journey as a journalist and his eventual return to the Catholic Church. Bruni opens up about his struggles with alcoholism and how that led him to lose sight of what was truly important in life. He talks candidly about his experiences working at The New [...]

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The Biography of Chiquis Rivera

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The Biography of Chiquis Rivera is a fascinating account of the life and times of one of today’s most popular singers. Told from the perspective of an acclaimed music scholar, this book offers readers a unique insight into the singer’s world, her motivations, and her creative process. Featuring previously unpublished interviews with friends, family members, [...]

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The Bond King

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This book tells the story of Bill Gross, who became known as the “Bond King” during his time as a bond trader at PIMCO. It chronicles his rise to power and subsequent fall from grace, culminating in his firing from PIMCO after a series of poor investment decisions. For who is this book for ? [...]

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The Book of Timothy

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The Book of Timothy is a moving and introspective memoir by Joan Nockels Wilson. The story traces the author’s complicated relationship with her brother, Timothy – a powerful figure who was both her protector and tormentor throughout their lives. From early childhood through to adulthood, Joan navigates the ups and downs of their tumultuous bond [...]

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The Boys

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The Boys is a memoir by Ron Howard, recounting his early years as an actor and filmmaker in Hollywood, as well as his experiences growing up with a showbiz family. The book covers Howard’s childhood under the guidance of one of the most influential fathers in Hollywood history, producer/director Rance Howard; his time spent on [...]

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The Code Breaker

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Walter Isaacson’s The Code Breaker is a detailed biography of Jennifer Doudna, one of the scientists responsible for developing CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing technology. It covers her upbringing in Hawaii and Berkeley, California, as well as her cutting-edge work on CRISPR in the lab and its potential implications for human health. Along with discussing Doudna’s personal [...]

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The Devil in the White City

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The Devil in the White City tells Erik Larson’s gripping tale of two men—the brilliant architect behind the 1893 World’s Fair, Daniel Hudson Burnham, and the serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their deaths. Burnham was one of those rare individuals whose ambitions were so large that they required multiple [...]

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The Dream Is in Your Hands

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This book tells the inspiring true story of Leigh M. Clark, who overcame insurmountable odds to achieve her dream of becoming a successful artist. It is an empowering tale for anyone who has ever faced adversity and dreamed big. For who is this book for ? This book is for people who want to be [...]

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The Earps Invade Southern California tells the story of Wyatt and Virgil Earp during their time in Los Angeles and Santa Monica. The book paints a picture of how the brothers used their fame from the O.K. Corral gunfight to get involved in various business ventures, including bootlegging operations at the old soldiers’ home. For [...]

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The Emergency

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The Emergency is a captivating and introspective account of one year in the life of an emergency room doctor. Thomas Fisher takes readers on a roller coaster ride through heart-wrenching cases, joyous moments, and his own personal struggles. This book offers a unique perspective on the medical industry and provides valuable insight into the emotional [...]

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The Ghost Marriage

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“The Ghost Marriage” is a memoir by Kirsten Mickelwait. The book tells the story of her journey to find her birth parents and the secrets that were kept from her for years. Mickelwait’s search leads her to Japan, where she discovers that her mother was killed in an accident shortly after giving birth to her. [...]

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The Internet’s First Entrepreneur is a biography of Alan Marshall Meckler, who founded the first commercial website in 1994. The book chronicles Meckler’s business journey from his early days as an entrepreneur to his current role as CEO of Mediabistro Inc. It includes Lessons and Wisdom for the Business Journey that offer advice for entrepreneurs [...]

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The LOVEE Method

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This book is a guide to mindfulness practices for the journey of breast cancer. It was written by Sharon Brock, who is a breast cancer survivor and mindfulness teacher. The book contains five chapters, each containing one mindfulness practice. The practices are designed to help readers stay present and connected during their cancer experience. For [...]

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The Magdalene

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The Magdalene is a book about the Temple of the Divine Feminine, which was an offshoot of Christianity that focused on the goddess Mary Magdalene. The temple was created by Mary Farrell Tobin, who idolized Mary Magdalene and believed her to be a saint. The book chronicles Tobin’s life and her journey towards creating the [...]

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The Man Without a Face

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When Masha Gessen was a teenager in the Soviet Union, she dreamt of being Vladimir Putin. She even wanted to marry him. A few decades later, when Putin had finally consolidated his power as Russia’s president-for-life and started hunting down his enemies, Gessen realized how dangerous it was to have such a man with such [...]

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The Millionaire Mind

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The Millionaire Mind is a book by Thomas J. Stanley Ph.D. that discusses the millionaire mindset and how to achieve it. The book focuses on millionaires in America, shedding light on what makes them different from the rest of society. Through interviews with millionaires, Dr. Stanley was able to compile a list of commonalities among [...]

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The Nation’s Homeopath

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The Nation’s Homeopath is a biography of Dr. Mukesh Batra, the founder and CEO of Dr. Batra’s – the world’s largest chain of homeopathy clinics. It tells the story of how Dr. Batra overcame numerous challenges to build his empire, and provides valuable insights into the business principles that have made him so successful. The [...]

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The Nine

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In 1942, nine Jewish women banded together in an attic in Nazi Germany to resist the evils of the Holocaust. This is their story—of courage, defiance, and strength in the face of unimaginable terror. The Nine tells the remarkable tale of these brave women who risked everything to save themselves and each other during one [...]

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The Other Side of Yet

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In her latest book, The Other Side of Yet, Michelle D. Hord recounts the story of her personal journey from darkness into light. This compelling and moving memoir tells the tale of how she overcame abuse, addiction, and depression to find happiness and purpose in life. With unflinching honesty and bravery, Hord reveals the hidden [...]

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The Perfect Day to Boss Up

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The Perfect Day to Boss Up is a hustler’s guide to building your empire. Written by Rick Ross, the book shares invaluable insights and advice for anyone looking to make it big in life. With anecdotes from his own career journey, Ross offers readers a roadmap to success that is both inspiring and attainable. The [...]

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The Pillow Book

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The Pillow Book is a diary written by the Japanese author Sei Shōnagon in the late 10th century. The work consists of observations on court life, as well as sketches and reflections on nature, love, war, and death. It is considered one of the most important works of Heian literature. For who is this book [...]

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The Ride of a Lifetime

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The Ride of a Lifetime is the autobiography of Robert Iger, who served as CEO of the Walt Disney Company for 15 years. He provides insights into how he led one of the most iconic businesses in the world, sharing invaluable lessons on topics such as innovation, brand building, and change management. For who is [...]

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The Snatch Racket is a book about the kidnapping epidemic that terrorized 1930s America. It tells the story of how Carolyn Cox’s great-uncle, George Gillette, was kidnapped and held for ransom. The book also includes interviews with other family members who were affected by the kidnappings. For who is this book for ? This would [...]

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The Splendid and the Vile

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The Splendid and the Vile tells the story of Winston Churchill’s tumultuous year as Prime Minister during World War II. Told through the lens of his close family, this book offers an intimate glimpse into Churchill’s daily life while also highlighting his steadfast determination in guiding Britain through its darkest hour. With a mix of [...]

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The Spy and the Traitor

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Ben Macintyre tells the extraordinary story of one of history’s most enigmatic traitors, Kim Philby, and his larger-than-life friendship with British intelligence officer James Jesus Angleton. Spanning thirty years from their Cambridge days through the height of the Cold War to Philby’s defection to Russia, “The Spy and The Traitor” is a gripping account of [...]

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The Storyteller

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In this riveting and highly personal memoir, Dave Grohl tells the story of his lifelong love affair with music. From starting out as guitarist in his own punk band to becoming one of the most successful rock drummers in history leading Foo Fighters and Nirvana, Grohl opens up about his remarkable journey and what it’s [...]

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The Surrender Experiment

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In “The Surrender Experiment,” Michael Singer tells the story of his journey from anxious youth to peaceful adult, describing how he learned to let go and live in the present moment. An international bestselling author, Singer’s frank and riveting account offers readers a rare glimpse into the mind of an extreme autodidact who has disavowed [...]

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The Trial of Julian Assange

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This book tells the story of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s persecution by authorities in Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States. It provides an inside account of Assange’s lengthy legal battle against extradition to Sweden, his confinement in Belmarsh Prison and then Ecuadorian Embassy in London, and finally his dramatic arrest and seizure by [...]

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The Unseen Body

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The Unseen Body is a fascinating journey through the hidden wonders of human anatomy as experienced by Dr. Jonathan Reisman. It offers readers an intimate and insightful look at the inner workings of the human body, from muscle to bone, nerve to organ. Interspersed with personal stories detailing his own experiences as a doctor, Dr. [...]

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The War That Made the Roman Empire

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The War That Made the Roman Empire by Barry Strauss tells the story of three powerful figures in ancient Rome: Antony, Cleopatra, and Octavian. It covers their interactions leading up to the decisive battle at Actium that ended with Octavian becoming the first emperor of Rome. This is a well-researched and vividly written biography that [...]

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The Way Forward

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The Way Forward is a biography of Robert O’Neill, the Navy SEAL who killed Osama bin Laden. In addition to recounting O’Neill’s military career, the book also discusses his struggles with depression and PTSD.O’Neill provides readers with insights into how he was able to overcome these challenges and achieve success in both his personal life [...]

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The Way I Heard It

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Mike Rowe, the star of Dirty Jobs and Somebody’s Gotta Do It, offers a unique and insightful view into some of history’s most famous people in The Way I Heard It. Rowe shares quick-witted stories about everyone from Albert Einstein to Babe Ruth, relaying funny anecdotes and little-known facts that will leave readers entertained and [...]

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The Wild Rose

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This is the second book in a series of autobiographical stories by Martín Prechtel about his horses. In this volume, Prechtel tells more tales of the horses that have been important to him throughout his life – from childhood when he first learned how to ride, to adulthood and beyond. He describes their personalities, quirks, [...]

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The Woman Who Smashed Codes

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The Woman Who Smashed Codes is the incredible true story of Elizebeth Friedman, a codebreaker who helped defeat the Nazis during World War II. Working with her husband, William Friedman, Elizebeth developed groundbreaking techniques for deciphering secret messages that were crucial to the Allied war effort. But her contributions have largely been forgotten history—until now. [...]

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There Is Nothing For You Here

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In Fiona Hill’s There Is Nothing For You Here, the author tells her story of growing up in a small town in Northern England and making her way to the top of politics in Washington, D.C. She offers readers an inside look at life within Putin’s Russia as well as what it was like to [...]

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These Precious Days

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Ann Patchett’s collection of essays, These Precious Days, paints a vivid portrait of the things that matter to her most: family, friends, literature and dogs. In each piece she takes on different aspects of her life – from growing up in Tennessee to raising children as a single mother – with humor and warmth. Along [...]

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This is the story of Tomas de Torquemada, a Spanish cleric who rose to become the Grand Inquisitor during the height of the Inquisition. He was known for his ruthless methods and zealous pursuit of heresy, which led to widespread persecution and executions. This book provides an in-depth look at Torquemada’s life and career, including [...]

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Truly, Madly

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“Truly, Madly” is a biography of screen legends Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier by Stephen Galloway. The book takes an in-depth look at the couple’s tumultuous relationship, from their early days as Broadway stars to their lives as Hollywood royalty. Along with detailing the ups and downs of their romance, “Truly, Madly” provides insight into [...]

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Two-Way Mirror

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The biography of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, written by Fiona Sampson. This book tells the story of one of the most celebrated poets in history, from her difficult childhood to her tumultuous marriage to Robert Browning. It also explores the impact that she had on poetry and society during her lifetime. For who is this book [...]

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Unbroken

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“Unbroken” tells the story of Louis Zamperini, a World War II hero who endured incredible hardships. Despite enduring physical and emotional torment, Zamperini managed to remain resilient and ultimately found redemption. This powerful biography is full of shocking details and unforgettable moments that will keep readers hooked until the very end. For who is this [...]

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Uncommon Measure

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Uncommon Measure is a journey through music, performance, and the science of time. Award-winning composer Natalie Hodges takes us on an exploration of what it means to measure time and how our perception of time shapes both our personal lives and the world around us. Drawing on insights from neuroscience, physics, mathematics, history, and philosophy—and [...]

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Untamed

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Untamed is a powerful memoir by Glennon Doyle, founder of the online community Momastery and an influential voice in the conversation about feminism, spirituality, and mental health. The book tells the story of how she fell madly in love with a woman who represented everything she was not—and then lost her to cancer. Interspersed throughout [...]

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Ushered Out of Darkness

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Ushered Out of Darkness is the moving and powerful story of one man’s journey from faith to doubt and back again as he battles an incurable disease. With candor, vulnerability, and wit, Michael Garrigan shares his struggles with mental illness, cancer, and ultimately belief itself. This engrossing memoir highlights the importance of living a life [...]

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Vanderbilt

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In Vanderbilt, Anderson Cooper tells the story of one of America’s most famous dynasties. From its origins as a transportation empire to its current status as a powerful player in finance and media, Vanderbilt offers an intimate look at the richly textured lives of this remarkable family. Through anecdotes and interviews with relatives on all [...]

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Village Christmas

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Village Christmas is a book about English traditions and the author’s childhood memories. Laurie Lee reflects on his happy experiences during Christmases spent in the countryside with his family, as well as some of the more difficult times he faced later in life. This memoir is full of charming anecdotes and lovely descriptions of seasonal [...]

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We Don’t Know Ourselves

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We Don’t Know Ourselves is a personal history of modern Ireland by Fintan O’Toole. The book tells the story of how, after centuries of outsiders defining Irish identity for them, the Irish people have begun to define themselves in the twentieth century. It covers major political events such as Partition and the Troubles, while also [...]

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We’re Going to Need More Wine

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We’re Going to Need More Wine is a collection of essays by Gabrielle Union. The title comes from a conversation she had with her friends about the challenges and tribulations that women face. The book covers everything fromUnion’s experiences as an actress and model, to her personal life, including her marriage to Dwyane Wade and [...]

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What You Won’t Remember

$14.95

What You Won’t Remember is a mother’s powerful account of her experience living with and caring for her daughter during the early years of Alzheimer’s disease. Told through short, poetic vignettes, Nicole Correia shares her most intimate thoughts and feelings as she comes to terms with the devastating impact of the illness on both herself [...]

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When Breath Becomes Air

$28.00

When Breath Becomes Air chronicles the life of Paul Kalanithi, a neurosurgeon who was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer at the age of 36. The book explores Kalanithi’s journey from medical student to doctor to patient, and his quest for understanding amidst great adversity. With intelligence, grace, and humor,Kalanihti brings readers into the depths of [...]

Biographies & Memoirs

When Magic Failed

$25.87

Fouad Ajami’s When Magic Failed is the gripping and highly personal account of a Lebanese childhood spent in the shadow of his father’s political ambitions. Torn between East and West, Fouad must negotiate cultural differences while also coming to terms with his own identity. This beautifully written memoir provides readers with a unique perspective on [...]

Biographies & Memoirs

Who Do I Think I Am?

$29.65

Who Do I Think I Am? is a biography of comedian and actress Anjelah Johnson-Reyes. The book tells the story of her life, from her childhood in San Jose, California to her rise to fame as an internet sensation. Anjelah reveals the behind-the-scenes stories of how she created some of her most popular characters, such [...]

Biographies & Memoirs

Whole Earth

$31.50

The Whole Earth tells the story of Stewart Brand, a countercultural icon who played an integral role in some of the most important moments in recent history. From his early days as a student at Stanford University to his founding of The Whole Earth Catalog, Brand has been on the frontlines of progressive change. He [...]

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Will

$35.00

Will is the highly anticipated autobiography of international superstar and critically acclaimed actor Will Smith. In it, he tells the story of his life – from being born into a family dynasty to becoming one of Hollywood’s biggest stars. He provides candid insights about his professional and personal relationships, including marriages to Jada Pinkett Smith [...]

Biographies & Memoirs

Wingwalking

$19.95

Wingwalking is the story of Steven Slater, a man who walked away from his high-stress job as a flight attendant and pursued his dream of flying. Told with humor and insight, this memoir offers a unique perspective on what it means to find freedom in your work and life. From learning to fly at an [...]

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With or Without Me

$12.59

With or Without Me tells the story of Esther’s spiritual journey, from her upbringing as a Catholic to her eventual conversion to evangelical Christianity. In addition to recounting personal experiences and reflections on faith, the book also includes theological arguments in support of Christianity. For who is this book for ? This book is for [...]

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Woke, Inc.

$29.65

Woke, Inc. is a book about corporate America’s social justice scam. The author, Vivek Ramaswamy, exposes the hypocrisy of businesses and executives who claim to care about social justice while exploiting marginalized people for profit. He provides an insider’s view of how corporations use identity politics to manipulate the public and advance their own agendas. [...]

Biographies & Memoirs

Women Space Pioneers

$13.97

This book tells the stories of women who were pioneers in space exploration. These women overcame discrimination and challenges to achieve their goals. They are an inspiration to anyone who wants to reach for the stars. For who is this book for ? This book is for anyone who wants to read inspiring stories of [...]

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Year of Yes

$20.99

From the creator of Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal comes a powerful memoir about learning to embrace change. In her late thirties, Shonda Rhimes was unhappy with her life. Her work as a television producer kept her busy but didn’t fulfill her creative dreams; she was single and felt like an outsider in Hollywood’s social circles. [...]

Biographies & Memoirs

Yearbook

$28.00

This book is a compilation of hilarious and embarrassing moments from the yearbook photos of actor and comedian Seth Rogen. From middle school all the way through his early adult years, this collection captures Seth’s awkwardness in all its glory. Featuring never-before-seen pictures as well as commentary from Seth himself, Yearbook is a must-read for [...]

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