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The Full Catastrophe: A Memoir

by Karen Elizabeth Lee

She wasn't glad he died but she was glad he was gone. Karen, a highly educated professional woman, is determined to find her own life after a struggle that began with her abusive husband's last gift to her:...


Lily Was the Valley: Undone by Adoption

by Dann Robert Johnson

Difficulty unlooked for. Loss unforeseen. Hope forever.

They’d never heard about the darker sides of adoption. Never counted on illness. Or loss. As for Dann, his head had always ruled his heart. Now Lily...


Lab Girl

by Hope Jahren

National Best Seller

Named One of TIME magazine’s 2016 100 Most Influential People

An illuminating debut memoir of a woman in science; a moving portrait of a longtime friendship; and a stunningly fresh look...


Now Go Out There

by Mary Karr

A celebration of curiosity, compassion, and the surprising power of fear, based on the New York Times bestselling author and renowned professor’s 2015 commencement address at Syracuse University.

“Being smart...


Delta Lady

by Rita Coolidge & Michael Walker

The two-time Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter bares her heart and soul in this intimate memoir, a story of music, stardom, love, family, heritage, and resilience.

She inspired songs—Leon Russell wrote...


American Wino

by Dan Dunn

A professional booze writer whose life spins out of control tries to piece it back together by embarking upon an epic wine-fueled adventure that takes him to every corner of the U.S. Part vision quest, part...


The Pug List with Bonus Content

by Alison Hodgson

BONUS CONTENT INCLUDED: Includes Oliver’s Diary a 24-page enhanced ebook with full-color photographs, videos and diary entries from The Real Pug Oliver.

How do you recover when your life as you know it is burned...


CRUSH

by Cathy Alter & Dave Singleton

A star-studded collection of essays from acclaimed and bestselling authors and celebrities that illuminates the lasting power of desire and longing, and celebrates our initiation into the euphoria, pain, and...


Beverly Hills Concentration Camp: A Healing Journey and Memoir

by Randi Maggid

Beverly Hills Concentration Camp is a memoir based on the present life of Alix, a seemingly ordinary mom who through a series of flashbacks lets us peek into her life taking us on a healing journey from the...


My Picture Perfect Family: What Happens When One Twin Has Autism

by Marguerite Elisofon

On December 26th, 1990 Marguerite Elisofon gave birth to premature twins: Samantha and Matthew. Marguerite and her husband soon noticed their daughter lagged behind her brother in ways that scared them. Samantha,...


Just Keep Shooting: My Youth in Manhattan: Memoir of a Midwestern Girl in the 1950s and 1960s

by Judy B. McConnell

This memoir is a sequel to A Penny A Kiss: Memoir of a Minnesota Girl in the forties and Fifties. Just Keep Shooting finds the young girl entering her twenties. Anxious to shake off the past, she strikes out...


Of Moose and Men: Lost and Found in Alaska

by Torry Martin & Doug Peterson

Torry Martin—a comedian, actor, and hippie—fled from California to the wilderness of Alaska, searching for answers to life’s big questions. He found what he was looking for…and a lot more!

A moose got...


I Will Find You: A Reporter Investigates the Life of the Man Who Raped Her

by Joanna Connors

“This is it. My rape. I knew it was coming. Every woman knows. And now here it is. My turn.”

When Joanna Connors was thirty years old on assignment for the Cleveland Plain Dealer to review a play at a college...


Woodholme

by DeWayne Wickham

DeWayne Wickham was just eight years old when his father murdered his mother and then killed himself. Woodholme is his poignant memoir about growing up haunted by this traumatic event, and how he eventually...


Lust & Wonder

by Augusten Burroughs

The instant New York Times bestseller

Lust: 1. intense sexual desire or appetite

2.a passionate or overmastering desire or craving

3.ardent enthusiasm; zest; relish.

Wonder: 1. something strange and surprising;...


Out of the Rough: Inside the Ropes with the World's Greatest Golfers

by Steve Williams

    With 150 wins to his name, Steve Williams is one of the most successful caddies of the modern era. From his modest start in freelancing his way around the world’s golf courses, he became a man in demand,...


Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It: Life Journeys Inspired by the Bestselling Memoir

by Various & Elizabeth Gilbert

True stories inspired by one of the most iconic, beloved, bestselling books of our time

 

In the ten years since its electrifying debut, Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat Pray Love has become a worldwide phenomenon,...


Harley and Me: Embracing Risk On the Road to a More Authentic Life

by Bernadette Murphy

What happens when women in midlife step out of what's predictable? For Bernadette Murphy, learning to ride a motorcycle at forty-eight becomes the catalyst that transforms her from a settled wife and professor...


Paying the Price: A Life In Football...and Beyond

by Earnel Durden

In PAYING THE PRICE: A LIFE IN FOOTBALL...AND BEYOND, Earnel Durden traces his life from tumultuous post-war Los Angeles to his time as an assistant coach for the San Diego Chargers and beyond. From his college-career—and...


Speak, Hands

by Lillian Moats

Speak, Hands is a meditation on memory and the unconscious which employs innovative narrative techniques to transport us into the wordless realms of meditation and gesture.

This daring new literary work defies...