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Alice Waters and Chez Panisse

by Thomas McNamee

The first authorized biography of "the mother of American cooking" (The New York Times)

This adventurous book charts the origins of the local "market cooking" culture that we all savor today. When Francophile...


A Story Lately Told: Coming of Age in Ireland, London, and New York

by Anjelica Huston

Writing with an exuberant love of language and detail, Anjelica Huston shares her enchanted childhood in Ireland, her teen years in London, and her coming-of-age as a model and nascent actress in New York.

Living...


Life with Pop: Lessons on Caring for an Aging Parent

by Ph. D., Janis Abrahms Spring & Michael Spring

From bestselling author and clinical psychologist Janis Abrahms Spring comes a refreshingly honest and tender portrait of a devoted daughter caring for her father through his final years of life

After her...


Two Sides of the Moon

by David Scott, Alexei Leonov, Tom Hanks & Neil Armstrong

Growing up on either side of the Iron Curtain, David Scott and Alexei Leonov experienced very different childhoods but shared the same dream to fly.

Excelling in every area of mental and physical agility, Scott...


Raider

by Charles W. Sasser

The true story of the legendary soldier who performed more POW raids than any other American in history.

He went into battle as a boy. And on one of the most daring missions of World War II, he became a man--...


Madam Secretary

by Thomas Blood

No American envoy has ever burst on the diplomatic scene and grabbed center stage in the theater of foreign relations like Madeleine Albright. Navigating difficult terrain as few can, Thomas Blood provides exclusive...


Beyond Hell and Back

by Dwight Jon Zimmerman & John D. Gresham

An inside look at seven of the most harrowing and significant Special Operations missions ever.

 

Courage beyond reason. Loyalty beyond faith. Perseverance in the face of overwhelming adversity. These are just...


Smiling Again: Coming Back to Life and Faith After Brain Surgery

by Sally Strap

Smiling Again captures Sally's experience with the removal of a brain tumor and the recovery process. It captures her faith journey while navigating the crisis. She educates the reader on the specific disease...


Once Upon a War: The Diary of a Waiting Wife

by Joan Diehl

Once Upon a War: The Diary of a Waiting Wife, is a heartfelt memoir that relates how the author's family and many others survived separation from loved ones during the Vietnam War. Together, they awaited their...


Madiba A to Z: The Many Faces of Nelson Mandela

by Danny Schechter

From the makers of the major motion picture Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, a completely unique biography and thematic telling of the story of Nelson Mandela.  This book, which provided key source material...


The Hemingway Book Club of Kosovo

by Paula Huntley

A moving testimony to the power of literature to bring people together in even the most difficult of circumstances.

In the spring of 1999, the world watched as more than 800,000 Kosovo Albanians poured over Kosovo's...


Unveiled

by Vinita Shaw

Unveiled is a compilation of short stories that portray the pain of being a girl- from the womb to the tomb. This book is also a compilation of the author's portrayal of the sufferings of the Indian girls and...


El Paso Days

by Elroy Bode & Robert Bonazzi

The thoughts, scenes, and observations gathered in this collection written by an aging Elroy Bode concern themselves on the surface with the daily happenings during a typical year, reflecting the author’s...


Bright Lights, Big Ass: A Self-Indulgent, Surly, Ex-Sorority Girl's Guide to Why itOften Sucks in the City, or Who are These Idiots and Why Do They Al

by Jen Lancaster

Jen Lancaster hates to burst your happy little bubble, but life in the big city isn't all it's cracked up to be. Contrary to what you see on TV and in the movies, most urbanites aren't party-hopping in slinky...


The Ethics of Exile: Colonialism in the Fictions of Charles Brockden Brown and J..M.. Coetzee: Colonialism in the Fictions of Charles Brockden Brown a

Citizen Emperor: Napoleon in Power

by Philip Dwyer

In this second volume of Philip Dwyer’s authoritative biography on one of history’s most enthralling leaders, Napoleon, now 30, takes his position as head of the French state after the 1799 coup. Dwyer...


Primo Levi: The Matter of a Life

by Berel Lang & Ariella Lang

In 1943, twenty-four-year-old Primo Levi had just begun a career in chemistry when, after joining a partisan group, he was captured by the Italian Fascist Militia and deported to Auschwitz. Of the 650 Italian...


Exile: The Lives and Hopes of Werner Pelz

by Roger Averill

Like the best true life adventures, the story of Werner Pelz is stranger than fiction. Forced to flee Nazi Germany for being Jewish, he was then interned in England for being German. Shipped to Australia on...


A Short Border Handbook

by Gazmend Kapllani

An exhilarating and blackly funny exploration of migration and borders from an Albanian who grew up in Hoxha's madhouse, longing to cross to Greece, only to find another seam of absurdities and disappointments...


Sir Joseph Ward: A Political Biography

by Michael Bassett

Sir Joseph Ward (1856–1930) was the leading political figure during the forty-year life of the Liberal Party in New Zealand. He was a member of Ballance's first Cabinet, twice Prime Minister (1906–12 and...