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On Being Raped

by R.M. Douglas

A personal and moral inquiry into the crime we do our best to ignore: the rape of adult men

When Raymond M. Douglas was an eighteen-year-old living in Europe, he was brutally raped by a Catholic priest. He eventually...


All Tomorrow's Parties: A Memoir

by Rob Spillman

Rob Spillman—the award-winning, charismatic cofounding editor of the legendary Tin House magazine—has devoted his life to the rebellious pursuit of artistic authenticity. Born in Germany to two driven musicians,...


Sex in the Museum

by Sarah Forbes

Sarah Forbes was in graduate school when she stumbled upon a museum dedicated to . . . sex. The anthropology student hesitated when her boyfriend suggested she apply for a job, but apply she did, and it wasn’t...


Consequence

by Eric Fair

A man questions everything--his faith, his morality, his country--as he recounts his experience as an interrogator in Iraq; an unprecedented memoir and "an act of incredible bravery" (Phil Klay)

"I tell Karin...


Becoming Grandma: The Joys and Science of the New Grandparenting

by Lesley Stahl

From one of the country’s most recognizable journalists: How becoming a grandmother transforms a woman’s life.

 

After four decades as a reporter, Lesley Stahl’s most vivid and transformative experience...


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 "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 at...


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...


Bonjour Kale: A Memoir of Paris, Love, and Recipes

by Kristen Beddard

A memoir of love, life, and recipes from the woman who brought kale to the City of Light

The story of how one expat woman left her beloved behind when she moved to France-her beloved kale, that is. Unable to...


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...