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American Brother

by Elisa M. Camara

On October 23, 1983, a suicide bomber rammed a truck filled with explosives into barracks housing United States Marines in Beirut, Lebanon. Two hundred forty-one Americans died that day. Among them, Sgt. Mecot...


Smile Big Run Hard: Fifty Miles Every Day for Fifty Days

by Sam Boatwright

Smile Big, Run Hard is a testament to what the human body can endure. Covering the 2500 miles around the coast of mainland UK this book offers a unique experience for its reader. The run was nicknamed Epic Run...


Pietro's Book: The Story of a Tuscan Peasant

by Pietro Pinti

Pietro Pinti, born as he says 'in the Middle Ages,' worked the land with hoe and plow from his earliest youth. Growing up under Mussolini's Fascist regime on a farm near Florence, he and his family lived under...


Dr. Feelgood: The Shocking Story of the Doctor Who May Have Changed History by Treating and Drugging JFK, Marilyn, Elvis, and Other

by Richard A. Lertzman & William J. Birnes

Doctor Max Jacobson, whom the Secret Service under President John F. Kennedy code-named “Dr. Feelgood,” developed a unique “energy formula” that altered the paths of some of the twentieth century’s...


Marv Levy: Where Else Would You Rather Be?

by Marv Levy & Jim Kelly

Forty-seven years of joyous celebrations after victories and crushing disappointments after defeats are encompassed in Marv Levy: Where Else Would You Rather Be?, but it is about more than just touchdowns and...


Zelda Fitzgerald: The Tragic, Meticulously Researched Biography of the Jazz Age's High Priestess

by Sally Cline

Zelda Fitzgerald was the mythical American Dream Girl of the Roaring Twenties who became, in the words of her husband, F. Scott Fitzgerald, “the first American flapper.” Their romance transformed a symbol...


The Little Locksmith: A Memoir

by Katharine Butler Hathaway & Alix Kates Shulman

Classic memoir of a disabled woman's spiritual growth, called "a testament to the human spirit."


Memory is the Weapon

by Don Mattera

Covering Mattera's teenage years from 1948 to 1962 when Sophiatown was bulldozed out of existence, it weaves together both his personal experience and political development. In telling the story of his life...


Anna: A Daughter's Life

by William Loizeaux

“Inspiration, a word that has lost its usefulness, regains it in this book.”—Frederick Busch, author of Don’t Tell Anyone and A Memory of War Born with a number of birth defects known as VATER Syndrome,...


Makin' Toons: Inside the Most Popular Animated TV Shows and Movies

by Allan Neuwirth

From the first drawing board sketch to wriggling TV character, Makin’ Toons illustrates the thrills and challenges of making animated cartoon movies as told by the industry’s most successful creators. Cartoon...


Tangles: A Story about Alzheimer's, My Mother, and Me

by Sarah Leavitt

In this powerful memoir the the LA Times calls “moving, rigorous, and heartbreaking," Sarah Leavitt reveals how Alzheimer’s disease transformed her mother, Midge, and her family forever. In spare blackand-...


Vertical Pleasure: Early climbs in Britain, the Alps, the Andes and the Himalaya/The secret life of a taxman

by Mick Fowler

Vertical Pleasure is the first set of climbing memoirs from Mick Fowler – Britain’s hardest-climbing tax inspector, the ‘Mountaineer’s Mountaineer’ and recipient of the Piolet d’Or. Vertical Pleasure...


Climbing Ramabang: One Irish climber¿s explorations in the Himalaya and his overland trip home

by Gerry Galligan

Gerry Galligan’s first book is a bold and expansive travel diary recounting his assembling of a small team of Irish mountaineers and their attempts on unclimbed mountains and unexplored valleys in the remote...


The Star Factory

by Ciaran Carson

Belfast is a city that seems eternally scarred by the jagged, confusing lines of its sectarian map, but Ciaran Carson remembers and invents the city in which he grew up as a fractured, haunted urban labyrinth....


Rescued: One Family's Miraculous Story of Survival

by Brian Brown & Eileen Chambers

When a family outing in a private plane takes a tragic turn, a Memorial Day trip becomes an unforgettable 15 hours of danger, rescue efforts, and miracles.

On a clear Saturday morning, professional fire captain...


Terry Funk: More Than Just Hardcore

by Scott E. Williams, Terry Funk & Mick Foley

He’s been a fixture in professional wrestling for five decades. He helped introduce a hardcore wrestling style that you see in the WWE and Japan today. He’s made his mark in Hollywood. He’s Terry Funk,...


Roosevelt and the Holocaust: How FDR Saved the Jews and Brought Hope to a Nation

by Robert L. Beir & Brian Josepher

The year was 1932. At age fourteen Robert Beir’s journey through life changed irrevocably when a classmate called him a “dirty Jew.” Suddenly Beir encountered the belligerent poison of anti-Semitism. The...


Diary of a DA: The True Story of the Prosecutor Who Took on the Mob, Fought Corruption, and Won

by Herbert J. Stern

In 1961, twenty-five-year-old Herbert Jay Stern, fresh from reserve duty, stood in his green army uniform in a New York County courtroom to be sworn in as an attorney. He could only guess what his life as a...


Beneath the Surface: My Story

by Brian Cazeneuve, Michael Phelps & Bob Costas

Just in time for the 2012 Olympics—prepare to peek into the mind of a champion with this newly updated edition of Michael Phelps’ autobiography, Beneath the Surface.

In this candid memoir, Phelps talks openly...


Earth Pilgrim: Conversations with Satish Kumar

by Satish Kumar

In Earth Pilgrim, Satish Kumar draws on his personal experience as well as his understanding of the spiritual traditions of both East and West. The book takes the form of conversations between Satish and others...