American Cipher: Bowe Bergdahl and the U.S. Tragedy in Afghanistan by Matt Farwell & Michel Ames
Draws on years of exclusive reporting and dozens of military, government and family sources in a narrative account of the life, captivity and trial of the Taliban-abducted soldier whose story has become a symbol of America's foundering war in Afghanistan.
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The Back Channel: A Memoir of American Diplomacy and the Case for Its Renewal by William J. Burns
America's highest-ranking Foreign Service career ambassador and president of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace presents a memoir of his career in service while outlining an impassioned case for diplomacy in today's increasingly volatile world.
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The Case for Trump by Victor Davis Hanson
The author of The Second Word Wars explains how a celebrity businessman with no political or military experience triumphed over 16 Republican rivals and a well-funded Democrat and argues that Trump's outsider status has made him a successful president.
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The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books: Christopher Columbus, His Son, and the Quest to Build the World's Greatest Library by Edward Wilson-Lee
A vividly rendered account of the lesser-known quest by Christopher Columbus' illegitimate son, Hernando, to create a multicultural library details his world travels to collect thousands of books.
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First: Sandra Day O'Connor by Evan Thomas
Based on exclusive interviews and access to archives, an authoritative portrait of America's first female Supreme Court justice includes coverage of her convention-breaking achievements and role in shaping decades of American law. By the best-selling author of Being Nixon.
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Foursome: Alfred Stieglitz, Georgia O'Keeffe, Paul Strand, Rebecca Salsbury by Carolyn Burke
A portrait of the intense relationship among Alfred Stieglitz, Georgia O'Keeffe, Paul Stand and Rebecca Salsbury explores how their strong personalities, passions and aesthetic ideals shaped their bonds and influenced 20th-century art. By the author of No Regrets.
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Hollywood Godfather: My Life in the Movies and the Mob by Gianni Russo & Patrick Picciarelli
The mobster-turned-actor best known for his performance in The Godfather describes the real-life Mafia experiences that informed his character, from his childhood in Little Italy to his role in the death of a Colombian drug cartel member.
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Love You Hard: A Memoir of Marriage, Brain Injury, and Reinventing Love by Abby Maslin
The founder of the Give to Care organization shares the inspiring story of how her husband and she navigated recovery and learned to love again in the aftermath of a traumatic brain injury.
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The Mastermind: Drugs. Empire. Murder. Betrayal. by Evan Ratliff
The award-winning journalist and co-author of Safe chronicles the decade-long quest to capture Paul Le Roux, who used 21st-century technology to create a massive online drug cartel before he struck a deal to turn in his own people.
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Mostly Sunny: How I Learned to Keep Smiling Through the Rainiest Days by Janice Dean
The Fox & Friends meteorologist discusses her marriage to a 9/11 firefighter, her battle with multiple sclerosis and the impact of sexism on her career, revealing the strength of deliberate optimism in the face of any challenge.
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No Happy Endings: A Memoir by Nora McInerny
The author of It's Okay to Laugh and host of the Terrible, Thanks for Asking podcast shares meditative reflections on a catastrophic year marked by the losses of her husband, father and unborn second child.
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Piety & Power: Mike Pence and the Taking of the White House by Tom LoBianco
An AP News political analyst presents an in-depth portrait of the vice president that includes coverage of Pence's devout Christian faith, his meteoric political career and the rumors about his ambitions to succeed Trump.
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Pounding the Rock: Basketball Dreams and Real Life in a Bronx High School by Marc Skelton
An account of the Bronx Fannie Lou Hamer Panthers 2016-2017 season shares insights into how a small, working-class high school has become a symbol of regeneration and how its coach inspires the team to balance their championships with academics.
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Queen Bey: A Celebration of the Power and Creativity of Beyoncé Knowles-Carter by Veronica Chambers
The editor of the best-selling, The Meaning of Michelle, honors the career of the 22-time Grammy Award-winning music artist, sharing insights into Beyoncé's record-setting achievements, her family life and her activist contributions.
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Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life by Mallory Smith
Presents the diaries of a remarkable young woman who was determined to live a full and happy life despite her struggle with cystic fibrosis and a rare superbug, from age 15 to her death at the age of 25.
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Sissy: A Coming-of-Gender Story by Jacob Tobia
A gender-diverse cultural influencer on both the Forbes "30 Under 30" and "OUT 100" lists examines how their religious, political and educational experiences revealed the need for greater cultural inclusion and anti-discrimination legislation that acknowledges the gender spectrum.
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So Here's the Thing . . .: Notes on Growing Up, Getting Older, and Trusting Your Gut by Alyssa Mastromonaco with Lauren Oyler
The best-selling author of Who Thought This Was a Good Idea? presents a collection of personal reflections, essays and interviews on topics of relevance to today's young women, from politics and careers to social media and relationships.
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Solitary: Unbroken by Four Decades in Solitary Confinement. My Story of Transformation and Hope. by Albert Woodfox
Chronicles the author's extraordinary achievements as an activist during and after spending 40 years in solitary confinement for a crime he did not commit, describing how he has committed his post-exoneration life to prison reform.
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The Sun Is a Compass: A 4,000-Mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds by Caroline Van Hemert
Documents the biologist adventurer's treks in the vast wilderness region spanning the Pacific rainforest through the Alaskan Arctic, where her husband and she tested their physical boundaries while making profound natural-world connections and discoveries about animal survival.
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Survival Math: Notes on an All-American Family by Mitchell Jackson
The award-winning author of The Residue Years examines the poverty, violence and drug culture impacting the Portland, Oregon community of his youth, examining the large and small cultural forces that shaped his family.
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They Said It Couldn't Be Done: The '69 Mets, New York City, and the Most Astounding Season in Baseball History by Wayne Coffey
A 50th-anniversary chronicle of the 1969 "Miracle Mets" season places their unlikely championship against a backdrop of the space race and the Vietnam War, sharing insight into the contributions of such individuals as Jerry Koosman, Gil Hodges and Ed Charles.
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Too Much Is Not Enough: A Memoir of Fumbling Toward Adulthood by Andrew Rannells
The star of Broadway's The Book of Mormon and HBO's Girls presents a heartfelt coming-of-age memoir that recounts how as a fiercely ambitious but sexually confused Midwestern teen he haphazardly pursued his theatrical dreams in 1997 New York City.
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What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker: A Memoir in Essays by Damon Young
The co-founder of VerySmartBrothas.com presents a provocative and humorous memoir-in-essays that explores the direct impact of racism on his life, the shifting definition of Black male identity and the ongoing realities of white supremacy.
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What You Have Heard Is True: A Memoir of Witness and Resistance by Carolyn Forché
The prize-winning author of Blue Hour describes her deep friendship with a mysterious intellectual who introduced her to the culture and people of El Salvador, inspiring her work as an unlikely activist.
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Zora and Langston: A Story of Friendship and Betrayal by Yuval Taylor
Traces the story of the literary friendship of Harlem Renaissance figures Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes, tracing their folklore-collecting journeys through the 1920s South, their influential creative collaborations and their passionate but mysterious falling out.
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