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Never Stop: A Memoir

Simba Sana · Agate Bolden
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

Never Stop is the wrenching memoir of Simba Sana, the cofounder and former CEO of Karibu Books, a major indie-bookselling phenomenon and perhaps the most successful black-owned company in the history of the book industry. In this memoir, Sana reveals how his experience with Karibu jumpstarted...
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A life beyond the boundaries

Benedict R O'G Anderson · Verso
Pages: 205
Format: Print book

An intellectual memoir by the author of the acclaimed "Imagined Communities" Born in China, Benedict Anderson spent his childhood in California and Ireland, was educated in England and finally found a home at Cornell University, where he immersed himself in the growing field of Southeast...
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Text Me When You Get Home: The Evolution and Triumph of Modern Female Friendship

KAYLEEN SCHAEFER · Dutton
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A personal and sociological examination--and ultimately a celebration--of the evolution of female friendship in pop culture and modern society"Text me when you get home." After joyful nights out together, female friends say this to one another as a way of cementing their love....
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Be Safe, Love Mom: A Military Mom's Stories of Courage, Comfort, and Surviving Life on the Home Front

Elaine Lowry Brye · PublicAffairs
Pages: 260
Format: Print book

When you enlist in the United States military, you don't just sign up for duty; you also commit your loved ones to lives of service all their own.No one knows this better than Elaine Brye, an "Army brat" turned military wife and the mother of four officers - one each in the Army,...
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Surviving Military Sexual Trauma

Michelle F Capucci · CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 252
Format: Paperback

Having served honorably in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam conflict, Michelle F. Capucci offers a first-hand account of how Military Sexual Trauma (MST) can threaten one's sense of safety and damage one's credibility. She invites the reader to join her in visiting...
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Blood Will Out: The True Story of a Murder, a Mystery, and a Masquerade

Walter Kirn · W W Norton & Co Inc
Pages: 255
Format: Hardcover

A Slate, San Francisco Chronicle, Amazon, and BookPage Best Book of 2014 A USA Today Top 10 Best Book of Winter 2014 An In Cold Blood for our time, a chilling, compulsive story of a writer unwittingly caught in the wake of a grifter-turned-murderer. In the summer of 1998, Walter Kirn - then...
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The Story You Need to Tell: Writing to Heal from Trauma, Illness, or Loss

Sandra Marinella · New World Library
Pages: 328
Format: Paperback

A practical and inspiring guide to transformational personal storytelling, The Story You Need to Tell is the product of Sandra Marinella's pioneering work with veterans and cancer patients, her years of teaching writing, and her research into its profound healing properties. Riveting true...
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Trying to Float: Coming of Age in the Chelsea Hotel

Nicolaia Rips · Scribner
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

"Hysterically droll, touching, elegant, and wise - a coming-of-age story from someone who possibly came of age before her parents" (Patricia Marx, New Yorker writer and bestselling author) , Trying to Float is a seventeen-year-old's darkly funny, big-hearted memoir about growing...
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Debriefing the President: The Interrogation of Saddam Hussein

John Nixon · Blue Rider Press
Pages: 242
Format: Print book

Set for release on the 10th anniversary of Saddam Hussein's execution, a riveting, revealing and newsmaking account of the CIA's interrogation of Saddam, written by the CIA agent who conducted the questioning. In December 2003, after one of the largest, most aggressive manhunts in history,...
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The Hue and Cry at Our House: A Year Remembered

Benjamin Taylor · Penguin Books
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

A memoir of one tumultuous year of boyhood in Fort Worth, Texas, opening with a handshake with JFK, and recalling the changes and revelations of the months that followed. "Taylor's Hue and Cry is a vast offer of thanks and glowing triumph, his masterpiece to date." - Richard...
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What Now!: A Pivotal Story of Love, Family, and the Miracle of People

Chrissie Betlach Vinje · Balboa Press
Pages: 446
Format: Print book

"What Now"! is the true story of the effects of brain cancer on a family and the people who know and love them. Chronicled on the CaringBridge* by the wife of Tom Vinje as life was unfolding, you will grasp what goes on behind the scenes when an illness of this magnitude strikes...
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Money Sucks: A Memoir on Why Too Much or Too Little Can Ruin You

Michael Baughman · Skyhorse Publishing
Format: Book

A funny and touching story about how to deal with the struggles of adulthood, how to live a good life, and how money can complicate it all.Michael Baughman’s hope was to send his oldest grandson off to his first year of college in the fall of 2012 with an informed and thoughtful attitude...
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A New Model: What Confidence, Beauty, and Power Really Look Like

ASHLEY GRAHAM · Dey Street Books
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

One of the most outspoken voices gracing the cover of magazines today encourages women to be their most confident selves, recognize their personal beauty, and reach for their highest dreams in this wise, warm, and inspiring memoirVoluptuous beauty Ashley Graham has been modeling professionally...
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Paul Robeson: A Watched Man

Jordan Goodman · Verso
Format: Book

In his heyday, Paul Robeson was one of the most famous people in the world; to his enemies he was also one of the most dangerous. From the 1930s to the 1960s, the African-American singer was the voice of the people, both as a performer and as a political activist who refused to be silenced....
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