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Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis: The Untold Story
Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis: The Untold Story

Barbara Leaming · Thomas Dunne Books; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The instant New York Times and USA Today bestseller!The untold story of how one woman's life was changed forever in a matter of seconds by a horrific trauma.Barbara Leaming's extraordinary and deeply sensitive biography is the first book to document Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis'...
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Within Arm's Length: A Secret Service Agent's Definitive Inside Account of Protecting the President
Within Arm's Length: A Secret Service Agent's Definitive Inside Account of Protecting the President

Dan Emmett · St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

A rare inside look at the Secret Service from an agent who provided protection worldwide for President George H. W. Bush, President William Clinton, and President George W. BushDan Emmett was just eight years old when President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. The events surrounding the President's...
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How's Your Faith?: An Unlikely Spiritual Journey
How's Your Faith?: An Unlikely Spiritual Journey

David Gregory · Simon & Schuster, 2015.
Pages: 276
Format: Print book

In this "thoughtful, introspective, and moving account" (The Washington Post) , former NBC news anchor David Gregory probes various religious traditions to better understand his own faith and answer important questions about who we want to be and what we believe.When David Gregory...
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So, Anyway...
So, Anyway...

John Cleese · Crown Archetype; 1St Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

In this rollicking memoir, Cleese takes his readers on a Grand Tour of his ascent in the entertainment world, from his humble beginnings in a sleepy English town and his early comedic days at Cambridge University (with future Python partner Graham Chapman) , to the founding of the landmark...
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How About Never--Is Never Good for You?: My Life in Cartoons
How About Never--Is Never Good for You?: My Life in Cartoons

Bob Mankoff · Holt & Company, Henry
Pages: 285
Format: Hardcover

Memoir in cartoons by the longtime cartoon editor of The New YorkerPeople tell Bob Mankoff that as the cartoon editor of The New Yorker he has the best job in the world. Never one to beat around the bush, he explains to us, in the opening of this singular, delightfully eccentric book, that...
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Grace Jones : I'll never write my memoirs
Grace Jones : I'll never write my memoirs

Paul Morley · Gallery Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Format: eBook

Iconic music and film legend Grace Jones gives an in-depth account of her stellar career, professional and personal life, and the signature look that catapulted her into the stardom stratosphere. Grace Jones, a veritable "triple-threat" as acclaimed actress, singer, and model,...
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From Jailer to Jailed: My Journey from Correction and Police Commissioner to Inmate #84888-054
From Jailer to Jailed: My Journey from Correction and Police Commissioner to Inmate #84888-054

Bernard B. Kerik · Threshold Editions
Format: Print book

The controversial New York City police commissioner and New York Times bestselling author of The Lost Son shares the story of his fall from grace and the effects of his incarceration on his views of the American justice system. Bernard Kerik was New York Citys police commissioner during...
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Illegal: Reflections of an Undocumented Immigrant
Illegal: Reflections of an Undocumented Immigrant

José Ángel N · University of Illinois Press, 2014.
Pages: 115
Format: Print book

A day after N. first crossed the U.S. border from Mexico, he was caught and then released onto the streets of Tijuana. Undeterred, N. crawled back through a tunnel to San Diego, where he entered the United States forever. Illegal: Reflections of an Undocumented Immigrant is his timely and compelling...
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Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor's Reflections on Race and Medicine
Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor's Reflections on Race and Medicine

Damon Tweedy · Picador USA
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROne doctor's passionate and profound memoir of his experience grappling with race, bias, and the unique health problems of black AmericansWhen Damon Tweedy begins medical school,he envisions a bright future where his segregated, working-class background will...
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Russian Tattoo: A Memoir
Russian Tattoo: A Memoir

Elena Gorokhova · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

From the bestselling author of A Mountain of Crumbs, a "brilliant and illuminating" (BookPage) portrait of mothers and daughters that reaches from Cold War Russia to modern-day New Jersey to show how the ties that hold you back can also teach you how to start over.Elena Gorokhova...
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If at Birth You Don't Succeed: My Adventures with Disaster and Destiny
If at Birth You Don't Succeed: My Adventures with Disaster and Destiny

Zach Anner · Henry Holt and Company
Pages: 338
Format: Print book

"Hilarious and inspiring, Anner has made a life filled with fans, love, and Internet fame -- reminding us that disability is no match for dreams." -- People (Book of the Week) "Zach Anner is way more than an inspirational figure for anyone who has ever felt impossibly...
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Charlotte Brontë: A Fiery Heart
Charlotte Brontë: A Fiery Heart

Claire Harman · Alfred A. Knopf, 2016. ©2015
Pages: 480
Format: Print book

On the two hundredth anniversary of her birth, a landmark biography transforms Charlotte Bronte from a tragic figure into a modern heroine. Charlotte Bronte famously lived her entire life in an isolated parsonage on a remote English moor with a demanding father and siblings whose astonishing...
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The Theft of Memory: Losing My Father, One Day at a Time
The Theft of Memory: Losing My Father, One Day at a Time

Jonathan Kozol · Crown Publishing Group (NY)
Pages: 320
Format: Audiobook

National Book Award winner Jonathan Kozol is best known for his fifty years of work among our nation's poorest and most vulnerable children. Now, in the most personal book of his career, he tells the story of his father's life and work as a nationally noted specialist in disorders...
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