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When Fraser Met Billy: An Autistic Boy, a Rescue Cat, and the Transformative Power of Animal Connections

Louise Booth - Atria Books
Format: Print book

In the spirit of A Street Cat Named Bob and Dewey comes a mother's touching, true account of how a rescue cat named Billy transformed her autistic boy's life.Louise Booth and her husband had always dreamed of having a child. But when their son Fraser was born, Louise immediately...
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Girl: My Childhood and the Second World War

Alona Frankel - Indiana University Press
Format: Print book

Alona Frankel was just two years old when Germany invaded Poland. After a Polish carpenter agreed to hide her parents but not her, Alona's parents desperately handed her over to a greedy woman who agreed to hide her only as long as they continued to send money. Isolated from her parents...
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Max Perkins: Editor of Genius

A Scott Berg - New American Library
Format: Print book

Now the Major Motion Picture Genius, Starring Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman and Jude Law.The National Book Award winner from Pulitzer-Prize winning author A. Scott Berg. The talents he nurtured were known worldwide: F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Thomas Wolfe, and numerous others....
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The Worlds I See: Curiosity, Exploration, and Discovery at the Dawn of AI

Fei-Fei Li - Flatiron Books: A Moment of Lift Book
Format: Hardcover

The moving memoir of a scientist coming of age as an immigrant in America who finds her calling at the forefront of the AI revolution.. Wired called Dr. Fei-Fei Li "one of a tiny group of scientists -- a group perhaps small enough to fit around a kitchen table -- who are responsible...
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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed the Cold War

Nigel Cliff - Harper
Format: Print book

Gripping narrative nonfiction that tells the dramatic story of a remarkable young Texan pianist, Van Cliburn, who played his way through the wall of fear built by the Cold War, won the hearts of the American and Russian people, and eased tensions between two superpowers on the brink of nuclear...
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Earned: My Journey to becoming a Hunter of Man

Robert Terkla
Format: Paperback

From a misguided childhood and the loss of a father battling cancer, to a hunter of man. Former US army sniper deployed to Afghanistan, now Youtube and social media influencer Robert Terkla takes his readers on his path to becoming a sniper and what it took to get there.
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Madam Speaker: Nancy Pelosi and the Lessons of Power

Susan Page - Twelve
Format: Hardcover


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An Uncommon Reader: A Life of Edward Garnett, Mentor and Editor of Literary Genius

Helen Smith - Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Format: Hardcover

A penetrating biography of the most important English-language editor of the early twentieth century"I know you've made me." Some of the most illustrious writers of the early twentieth century would recognize and endorse the sentiments contained in Joseph Conrad's letter to his literary...
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Thanks for Waiting: The Joy

Doree Shafrir - Ballantine Books
Format: Hardcover

Doree Shafrir was one of Gawker's early hires and one of the first editors at BuzzFeed; at both sites, she authored countless viral articles. Just before she turned forty, she published her first novel, and one year later, she quit her journalism career and co-launched Forever35, a wildly...
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