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Slow Getting Up

by Nate Jackson

One man's odyssey into the brutal hive of the national football league

This is not a celebrity tell-all of professional sports. Slow Getting Up is a survivor's real-time account of playing six seasons (twice...


The Friedkin Connection

by William Friedkin

With such seminal movies as The Exorcist and The French Connection, Academy Award-winning director William Friedkin secured his place as a great filmmaker. A maverick from the start, Friedkin joined other young...


Saving Sammy: Curing the Boy Who Caught OCD

by Beth Alison Maloney

The summer before entering sixth grade, Sammy, a bright and charming boy who lived on the coast of Maine, suddenly began to exhibit disturbing behavior. He walked and ate with his eyes shut, refused to bathe,...


Just a Girl from Kansas: One Woman's Dreams are Ant-sized Compared to What Lay Ahead

by Rebekah Moan

"Just a Girl from Kansas" is one woman's journey along the yellow brick road of guys, gurus, and goodies. Rebekah kept getting signs to move to San Francisco and finally one day she paid attention. She packed...


The Narrow Way: A Memoir Of Coming Out, Getting Clean and Finding Buddha

by Chris Lemig

A harrowing and sometimes beautiful story of a man who lost his mind only to find it again halfway across the world.


Daddy's Money: A Memoir of Farm and Family

by Jo McDougall

A poet's story of the land that shaped her life


Unraveling ADHD: How I Turned My Greatest Deficit into My Greatest Asset

by Joyce A. Kubik

No one seems to understand that those with ADHD know what to do-they just can't make it happen. It's not intentional. An ADHD mind continually wants to explore and can't hold a thought for longer than ten seconds....


Dirt Work: An Education in the Woods

by Christine Byl

A lively and lyrical account of one woman’s unlikely apprenticeship on a national-park trail crew and what she discovers about nature, gender, and the value of hard work

 

Christine Byl first encountered the...


A Spoonful of Sugar: A Nanny's Story

by Brenda Ashford

Brenda Ashford is the quintessential British nanny. Prim and proper, gentle and kind, she seems to have stepped straight out of Mary Poppins. For more than six decades Nanny Brenda swaddled, diapered, dressed,...


A Fort of Nine Towers

by Qais Akbar Omar

One of the rare memoirs of Afghanistan to have been written by an Afghan, A Fort of Nine Towers reveals the richness and suffering of life in a country whose history has become deeply entwined with our own.

For...


High Sobriety: My Year Without Booze

by Jill Stark

Booze dominated Jill Stark’s social life ever since she had her first sip of beer at 13, until, after a hangover at 35, she made the decision to give up alcohol — but what would it mean to stop drinking...


I Hope Nobody Sees Me, Memoirs of a Teenage Stroke Survivor

by Nicolas Sully

Nicolas Sully was a typical kid going to an inner-city school. Nearing the end of his 8th grade year, Nick's biggest concerns were football, friends and girls. Playing basketball one day in the school gym with...


Life on the Mississippi

by Mark Twain & James M. Cox

In 1882 Mark Twain returned to the river of his childhood, determined to write the definitive travel book on the Mississippi. Life on the Mississippi is no ordinary guided tour, for every page is expressive...


The Wolf and the Watchman: A Father, a Son, and the CIA

by Scott C. Johnson

Longlisted for the National Book Award Growing up, Scott C. Johnson always suspected that his father was different. Only as a teenager did he discover the truth: his father was a spy, one of the CIA’s most...


Harley Loco: A Memoir of Hard Living, Hair, and Post-Punk, from the Middle East to the Lower East Side

by Rayya Elias

"Twisted, devastating . . . A classic, blood-stained love letter to bohemian NYC." -Craig Marks

When Rayya Elias was seven, her family fled their native Syria to settle in Detroit. Bullied in school and rebelling...


Hungry for the World: A Memoir

by Kim Barnes

From the author of the critically acclaimed In the Wilderness, comes a riveting new narrative of self-discovery and personal triumph. Hungry for the World is the story of how an intelligent and passionate young...


The Smartest Woman I Know

by Ilene Beckerman

Ilene Beckerman's first book "illuminates the experience of an entire generation of women," wrote the New York Times Book Review in a full page of praise for Love, Loss, and What I Wore. It became a bestseller...


Saul Bellow's Heart: A Son's Memoir

by Greg Bellow

A warm and affectionate, yet strikingly honest memoir about Saul Bellow by his son Gregory.


Shocked: My Mother, Schiaparelli, and Me

by Patricia Volk

From the acclaimed author of Stuffed: an intimate, richly illustrated memoir, written with charm and panache, that juxtaposes two fascinating lives—the iconoclastic designer Elsa Schiaparelli and the author’s...


My Father's Guru

by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson

As a child growing up in the Hollywood Hills during the 1950s, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson thought it was perfectly normal that a guru named Paul Brunton lived with his family and dictated everything about their...