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Under the Birch Tree

by Nancy Chadwick

A birch tree grows tall and arabesque in the front yard of Nancy Chadwick’s childhood home. Over time the tree becomes her buddy and first learned connection, synonymous with home—and one spring morning,...


Old In Art School

by Nell Irvin Painter

"I was used to juggling my self-perception and other people's views of me as a black person and as a woman, from within and without. But now what I took as me seemed almost inconsequential as my essence shriveled...


Cocaine + Surfing

by Chas Smith & Matt Warshaw

  • Author has 67k Instagram followers
  • Previous book Welcome To Paradise, Now Go To Hell was a finalist for the 2015 PEN Center USA Award for Nonfiction
  • Book giveaways
  • Coverage in Surfer and Surfing magazines
  • Partnerships...

  • Tenemental

    by Vikki Warner

    Detouring from the traditional timeline of marriage-kids-house, twenty-six-year-old Vikki Warner skips straight to homeownership. She buys a downtrodden three-story house in Providence, Rhode Island, and suddenly...


    Broken Lives

    by Konrad H. Jarausch

    Broken Lives is a gripping account of the twentieth century as seen through the eyes of ordinary Germans who came of age under Hitler and whose lives were scarred and sometimes destroyed by what they saw and...


    Implosion

    by Elizabeth W. Garber

    • The interest people have in a memoir featuring a brilliant but disturbed father and a dysfunctional American family is exemplified in the seven years Jeanette Walls’s memoir The Glass Castle has remained...


    Joy Formula

    by Inkang Kim

    A memoir of a mathematician who is living his life as free as Le Petit Prince under the wings of the Almighty.

    Inkang Kim, born in a remote village in the middle of nowhere in South Korea, who had polio at...


    How I Got Over Him

    by Heather Byett

    Title:  How I Got Over Him: My Journey from Hell to find Heaven

    Author: Heather Byett

    Publication Date: March 2019

    Formats:

    ISBN 978-1-912388-00-4 Paperback Edition

    Retail Price: £6.99

    Format: E-Book

    ISBN 978-1-912388-01-1...


    Black Klansman

    by Ron Stallworth

    The extraordinary true story and basis for the major motion picture BlacKkKlansman, written and directed by Spike Lee, produced by Jordan Peele, and starring John David Washington and Adam Driver.

    When detective...


    In Search of Pure Lust

    by Lise Weil

    • Celebrates a vital moment in lesbian as well as in feminist history that’s now being distorted if not erased, at a time when LGBTQI issues are in the spotlight. • An estimated 3.5% of adults in the United...


    The Tell

    by Linda I. Meyers

    When Linda I. Meyers was a little girl in the 1940s, she had a recurring dream: she was an astronaut, accidentally separated from the mothership, and doomed to float alone in the darkness of space until she...


    Sick

    by Porochista Khakpour

    Boston Globe's 25 Books We Can't Wait to Read in 2018

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    Bustle’s 28 Most Anticipated Nonfiction Books of 2018 list

    Nylon’s 50 Books We Can’t Wait to Read in 2018

    Electric...


    WHAT WE DID FOR LOVE

    by Mary Ann O'Reilly

     

    This is the tale of a young girl from Brooklyn who dared to live her dreams. Overcoming her fears and insecurities, she persevered. Her determination, strong faith and demanding work propelled her toward manifesting...


    George & Barbara Bush

    by Kelly Anne Chase, Ellie LeBlond Sosa & President George W. Bush

    “To begin with I was in love and I am in love so that’s not hard,” Barbara Bush told her granddaughter Ellie LeBlond Sosa on her porch in Kennebunkport, Maine.

    Sosa had asked for the secret to her and President...


    Adventures & Letters of Richard Harding Davis

    by Richard Harding Davis

    Renowned American journalist Richard Harding Davis helped define the genre of front-line reporting with his first-hand accounts of battlefield action in the Spanish-American war. Later, Davis went on to cover...


    Acres of Diamonds

    by Russell H. Conwell

    Are you stuck in limbo, waiting for the perfect opportunity to descend from the heavens and transform your life? If so, you're taking the wrong approach, according to Russell Herman Conwell. In Acres of Diamonds:...


    Sex as I Recall

    by Guy New York

    Writing about sex (especially formative experiences) is a complicated endeavor, yet one which Guy New York pulls off beautifully and honestly.

    This collection of personal short stories spans new relationships,...


    Defying the Verdict

    Babushka's View

    by Barbara James

    Spanning a life from the 1950s to the present, this memoir begins with very South Australian roots; German and Cornish. It shines a light on some key events that helped shape the social consciousness of many...


    The Everyday Superman

    by Chad M Granier & David Colin Carr

    Born a sickly, left-handed-Piscean-Cajun in a Woman's hospital, Chad had nowhere else to go but up--until it all came crashing down. Divorce and the brutal death of the most treasured family members offered...