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LETTERS FROM INDIA: A SPIRITUAL JOURNEY

by LIA STEINSON & David Sinden

Intriguing, thought-provoking and involving, Lia Steinson's book Letters from India invites the reader to discover India and Sri Lanka as a traveller, not a tourist - seeing beneath the surface to the fascination...


The Mannings: The Fall and Rise of a Football Family

by Lars Anderson

From New York Times bestselling author Lars Anderson comes a revealing portrait of the first family of American sports.

 

What the Kennedys are to politics, the Mannings are to football. Two generations have...


The Sportscaster's Daughter: A Memoir

by Cindi Michael

Despite being disowned by her father-sportscaster George Michael, is said to be the man who inspired ESPN's SportsCenter-Cindi Michael manages financially and heals emotionally, ultimately finding confidence...


Don't You Know Who I Think I Am?: Confessions of a First-Class Asshole

by Justin Ross Lee

A full-frontal guide to hacking your way to platinum status-in everything.


A Little Thing Called Life

by Linda Thompson

Award-winning songwriter Linda Thompson breaks her silence, sharing the extraordinary story of her life, career, and epic romances with two of the most celebrated, yet enigmatic, modern American superstars—Elvis...


Four Scraps of Bread

by Magda Hollander-Lafon & Anthony T. Fuller

Born in Hungary in 1927, Magda Hollander-Lafon was among the 437,000 Jews deported from Hungary between May and July 1944. Magda, her mother, and her younger sister survived a three-day deportation to Auschwitz-Birkenau;...


Island on the Edge

by Anne Cholawo

Anne Cholawo was a typical 80s career girl working in a busy London advertising agency, when in 1989, holidaying in Skye, she noticed an advert for a property on the Isle of Soay – 'Access by courtesy of fishing...


Breakup: The End of a Love Story

by Catherine Texier

I will never forgive you.

I will never make love with you again.

I do not love you anymore.

Breakup is the erotically charged chronicle of the tempestuous final months of an eighteen-year romantic and literary...


Role Reversal: How to Take Care of Yourself and Your Aging Parents

by MSW, LCSW, Iris Waichler

A comprehensive guide for the 45 million people currently taking care of family members who need assistance because of health-related problems.


The Kite and the String: How to Write with Spontaneity and Control--and Live to Tell the Tale

by Alice Mattison

A targeted and insightful guide to the stages of writing fiction and memoir without falling into common traps, while wisely navigating the writing life, from an award-winning author and longtime teacher

Writing...


The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art

by Sebastian Smee

Pulitzer Prize–winning art critic Sebastian Smee tells the fascinating story of four pairs of artists—Manet and Degas, Picasso and Matisse, Pollock and de Kooning, Freud and Bacon—whose fraught, competitive...


The Boy Who Runs: The Odyssey of Julius Achon

by John Brant

In the tradition of Uzodinma Iweala’s Beasts of No Nation by way of Christopher McDougall’s Born to Run, this is the inspirational true story of the Ugandan boy soldier who became a world-renowned runner,...


Uproot

by Jace Clayton

In 2001, Jace Clayton was an amateur DJ who recorded a three-turntable, sixty-minute mix called Gold Teeth Thiefand put it online to share with his friends. Within months, the mix became an international calling...


Army Wife: A Story of Love and Family in the Heart of the Army

by Vicki Cody

This book is a rare glimpse into the heart of the Army, as seen through the eyes of Vicki Cody, an Army wife of thirty-three years who fell in love with a lieutenant and stayed by his side as he rose up through...


The Presidents & Their Faith: From George Washington to Barack Obama

by Darrin Grinder & Shaw Steve

The old adage, "never discuss religion and politics," is roundly rejected in this incisive exploration of presidential history and religious faith.

This newly updated 2016 edition of The Presidents & Their Faith...


Carry On

by Lisa Fenn

In the spirit of The Blind Side and Friday Night Lights comes a tender and profoundly moving memoir about an ESPN producer’s unexpected relationship with two disabled wrestlers from inner city Cleveland, and...


Counting the Days While My Mind Slips Away: A Love Letter to My Family

by Ben Utecht & Mark Tabb

“In this book, Ben doesn’t allow injury, setbacks, and disappointments to define him. His faith and love for his family provide perspective in the midst of challenging circumstances.” —Tony Dungy, Hall...


Abraham Lincoln and Mexico: A History of Courage, Intrigue and Unlikely Friendships

by Michael Hogan & Mikel Miller

This book by a noted Ph.D. historian is one of the best books available about historical relations between the United States and Mexico. It shines new light on reasons for the US invasion of Mexico in 1846,...


Monk's Tale: The Presidential Years, 1987-2005

by Edward A. Malloy

This long-awaited, last installment of Reverend Edward A. Malloy's three-volume memoir examines his eighteen years as president of the University of Notre Dame from 1987 to 2005. In this candid and lively account,...


Fifty Years with Father Hesburgh: On and Off the Record

by Robert Schmuhl

For over half a century, Robert Schmuhl interviewed and wrote about Reverend Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., who served as the president of the University of Notre Dame from 1952 until 1987. Beginning as an undergraduate...