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Rajesh Khanna

by Yaseer Usman & Yasser Usman

The untold story of Hindi cinema’s first superstar Obsessed female fans routinely sent him love letters written in blood. Hysterical crowds camped outside his house to catch a glimpse of the superstar. And...


Kuchh to log kahenge

by Yaseer Usman & Yasser Usman

The untold story of Hindi cinema’s first superstar Obsessed female fans routinely sent him love letters written in blood. Hysterical crowds camped outside his house to catch a glimpse of the superstar. And...


Coming Out to Play

by Robbie Rogers & Eric Marcus

"Rogers made history." -Sports Illustrated

Robbie Rogers knows better than most that keeping secrets can crush you. But for much of his life Robbie lived in paralyzing fear that sharing his big secret would...


Salt, Sweat, Tears: The Men Who Rowed the Oceans

by Adam Rackley

A riveting first-person account and history of rowers who have attempted to navigate across the Atlantic

More people have climbed Mount Everest than have rowed across the Atlantic. For more than seventy days,...


Drunk Mom: A Memoir

by Jowita Bydlowska

"An intense, complex and disturbing story, bravely and beautifully told. I read Drunk Mom with my jaw on the floor, which doesn't happen to me that often." - Lena Dunham

Three years after giving up drinking,...


Letters from a Young Poet

by Rosinka Chaudhuri

As a young man, Rabindranath Tagore wrote a series of letters to his niece during what he described as the most productive period of his life. By turns contemplative and playful, gentle and impassioned, Tagore’s...


The Bosnia List: A Memoir of War, Exile, and Return

by Kenan Trebincevic & Susan Shapiro

A young survivor of the Bosnian War returns to his homeland to confront the people who betrayed his family

At age eleven, Kenan Trebincevic was a happy, karate-loving kid living with his family in the quiet...


Pinkerton's Great Detective: The Amazing Life and Times of James McParland

by Beau Riffenburgh

The story of the legendary Pinkerton detective who took down the Molly Maguires and the Wild Bunch

The operatives of the Pinkerton's National Detective Agency were renowned for their skills of subterfuge, infiltration,...


Mozart: A Life

by Paul Johnson

"Most satisfying . . . A highly accessible initial foray into an astonishing, and inexhaustible, subject." -The Cleveland Plain Dealer

Mozart's music has enthralled listeners for centuries. In this brilliant...


Philomena: A Mother, Her Son, and a Fifty-Year Search (Movie Tie-in)

by Martin Sixsmith & Judi Dench

New York Times Bestseller

Now a major motion picture starring Judi Dench and Steve Coogan and nominated for four Academy Awards: the heartbreaking true story of an Irishwoman and the secret she kept for 50 years...


Making Masterpiece: 25 Years Behind the Scenes at Sherlock, Downton Abbey, Prime Suspect, Cranford,Upstairs Downstairs, and Other Great Shows

by Rebecca Eaton

"[An] anecdote-filled memoir . . . Rebecca Eaton looks back on 25 fascinating years at Masterpiece Theatre and Mystery!" -USA Today

When Rebecca Eaton became the producer of Masterpiece Theatre in 1985, she hadn't...


Ties That Bind: Stories of Love and Gratitude from the First Ten Years of StoryCorps

by Dave Isay

A celebration of the relationships that bring us strength, purpose, and joy

Ties That Bind honors the people who nourish and strengthen us. StoryCorps founder Dave Isay draws from ten years of the revolutionary...


Time Present and Time Past

by Kirpal Singh Dhillon

‘An exceptionally well-written book’ Ian Talbot In over three decades as a police officer, Kirpal Dhillon handled some of the most challenging assignments in independent India, from anti-dacoity operations...


Darling: A Spiritual Autobiography

by Richard Rodriguez

An award-winning writer delivers a major reckoning with religion, place, and sexuality in the aftermath of 9/11

Hailed in The Washington Post as "one of the most eloquent and probing public intellectuals in...


Young Tagore

by Sudhir Kakar

A seamless blend of intelligent analysis with real empathy, Young Tagore is a firstofitskind psychobiography that deepens our understanding of Rabindranath Tagore. By carefully reconstructing the crucial years...


My Brother My Sister: Story of a Transformation

by Molly Haskell

A feminist film critic's thoughtful, outspoken memoir about transgender and family

On a visit to New York, the brother of well-known film critic Molly Haskell dropped a bombshell: Nearing age sixty, and married,...


Falling Into the Fire: A Psychiatrist's Encounters with the Mind in Crisis

by Christine Montross

Falling Into the Fire is psychiatrist Christine Montross's thoughtful investigation of the gripping patient encounters that have challenged and deepened her practice. The majority of the patients Montross treats...


Outlaws: One Man's Rise Through the Savage World of Renegade Bikers,Hell's Angels and Global Crime

by Tony Thompson

The shocking inside story of life in a biker gang, from one of Britain's top true-crime writers

As a member of the international motorcycle club known as the Pagans, Daniel "Snake Dog" Boone had a ringside seat...


JFK's Last Hundred Days: The Transformation of a Man and the Emergence of a Great President

by Thurston Clarke

A revelatory, minute-by-minute account of JFK's final days that asks what might have been

Fifty years after his assassination, President John F. Kennedy's legend endures. Noted author and historian Thurston Clarke...


The Faraway Nearby

by Rebecca Solnit

This personal, lyrical narrative about storytelling and empathy from award winner Rebecca Solnit is a fitting companion to her beloved A Field Guide for Getting Lost

In this exquisitely written new book by the...