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Idiot: Life Stories from the Creator of Help Helen Smash

Laura Clery · Gallery Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

From YouTube star and Facebook Video sensation Laura Clery comes a collection of comedic essays in the vein of We Are Never Meeting in Real Life by Samantha Irby and You'll Grow Out of It by Jessi Klein.Laura Clery makes a living by sharing inappropriate comedy sketches with millions...
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Mobituaries: Great Lives Worth Reliving

Mo Rocca · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

From beloved CBS Sunday Morning correspondent and humorist Mo Rocca, an entertaining and rigorously researched book that celebrates the dead people who have long fascinated him.Mo Rocca has always loved obituaries - reading about the remarkable lives of global leaders, Hollywood heavyweights,...
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Black Widow: A Sad-Funny Journey Through Grief for People Who Normally Avoid Books with Words Like "Journey" in the Title

Leslie Gray Streeter · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

With her signature warmth, hilarity, and tendency to overshare, Leslie Gray Streeter gives us real talk about love, loss, grief, and healing in your own way that "will make you laugh and cry, sometimes on the same page" (James Patterson) .Leslie Gray Streeter is not cut out for widowhood....
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Uncanny Valley: A Memoir

Anna Wiener · MCD
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"A definitive document of a world in transition: I won't be alone in returning to it for clarity and consolation for many years to come." --Jia Tolentino, author of Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-DelusionA New York Times Book Review Editors'...
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The Mamba Mentality: How I Play

Bryant, Kobe · MCD
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

The first book from the basketball superstar Kobe Bryant -- a lavish, deep dive inside the mind of one of the most revered athletes of all timeIn the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe "The Black Mamba" Bryant has decided to share his vast knowledge and understanding...
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Kidnapped by a Client: An Attorney's Fight for Justice at Any Cost

Sharon R. Muse
Format: Hardcover

"He promised to kill me when he got out. I believed him. If I wanted justice, I had to fight both him and the courts...maybe kill him first. If I didn't do something, I was going to die." This is not a manufactured dialogue from a thriller but the words of attorney Sharon...
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Name Drop: The Really Good Celebrity Stories I Usually Only Tell at Happy Hour

Ross Mathews · Atria Books
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

From Ross Mathews, the nationally bestselling author of Man Up!, judge on RuPaul's Drag Race, and alum of Chelsea Lately, a collection of hilarious and irreverent essays about his experience with Hollywood's most talked-about celebrities.Pretend it's happy hour and you and I are sitting...
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Rachel Maddow: A Biography

Lisa Rogak · Thomas Dunne Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

The first biography of the most popular anchor in cable news.Rachel Maddow has beaten the odds in a way that's novel in today's America: she uses her brain. In a world of banal and opinionated soundbites, she regularly crushes Sean Hannity's ratings thanks to her deeply researched...
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F*ck Your Diet: And Other Things My Thighs Tell Me

Chloe Hilliard · Gallery Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Fans of Issa Rae and Phoebe Robinson will love this collection of laugh-out-loud funny and insightful essays that explore race, feminism, pop culture, and how society reinforces the message that we are nothing without the perfect body. By the time Chloé Hilliard was 12, she wore a size...
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The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz

Erik Larson · Crown
Pages: 608
Format: Hardcover

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake delivers a fresh and compelling portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz"A bravura performance by one of America's greatest storytellers." - NPRNAMED ONE OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED...
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