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Befriend and Betray 2: More Stories from the Legendary DEA, FBI and RCMP Infiltrator

Alex Caine · Juniper Publishing
Pages: 274
Format: Print book

Once again, Alex Caine risks it all.In his latest book, Alex Caine rubs shoulders with the members of a Hong Kong triad who are deeply involved in the drug trade and a group of Ottawa skinheads that plans to detonate a bomb in the heart of the nation's capital. Caine is blindsided when...
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Michelle Obama: A Life

Peter Slevin · Knopf Publishing Group
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

An inspiring story of a modern American icon, here is the first comprehensive account of the life and times of Michelle Obama. With disciplined reporting and a storyteller's eye for revealing detail, Peter Slevin follows Michelle to the White House from her working-class childhood on Chicago's...
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A Story Lately Told: Coming of Age in Ireland, London, and New York

Anjelica Huston · Scribner; 1st edition
Format: Audiobook

Writing with an exuberant love of language and detail, Anjelica Huston shares her enchanted childhood in Ireland, her teen years in London, and her coming-of-age as a model and nascent actress in New York. Living with her glamorous and artistic mother, educated by tutors and nuns, intrepid...
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Circling the Square: Stories from the Egyptian Revolution

Wendell Steavenson · Ecco
Format: Hardcover

Through a series of stunningly rendered, character-drive vignettes, New Yorker writer Wendell Steavenson recounts the events of the Egyptian Revolution - from Mubarak's fall to Morsi's. Here is the panoply of Tahrir Square, a pointillist portrait of a people enacting and reacting...
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Swami in a Strange Land: How Krishna Came to the West: The Life of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Joshua Greene · Mandala Publishing
Pages: 317
Format: Print book

In 1965, a seventy-year-old man set sail from India to America with a few books in his bag, pennies in his pockets, and a message of love in his heart. He landed in New York at the peak of the revolutionary counterculture movement of the '60s, and went on to spark a global spiritual renaissance...
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Fidel Castro: Life and Death of a Dictator

Glenn Garvin · Mango Publishing Group in collaboration with the Miami herald
Pages: 274
Format: Print book

He towered over his Caribbean island for nearly five decades, a shaggy-bearded figure in combat fatigues whose long shadow spread across Latin America and the world. Few fired the hearts of the world's restless youth as Castro did when he was young, and few seemed so irrelevant as Castro...
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Lincoln's Greatest Case: The River, the Bridge, and the Making of America

Brian McGinty · Liveright Publishing Corporation
Pages: 259
Format: Print book

The untold story of how one sensational trial propelled a self-taught lawyer and a future president into the national spotlight.In the early hours of May 6, 1856, the steamboat Effie Afton barreled into a pillar of the Rock Island Bridge -- the first railroad bridge ever to span the Mississippi...
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Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela · Back Bay Books; Mti edition
Format: Paperback

The book that inspired the major new motion picture Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.
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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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Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World

Vicki Myron · Grand Central
Pages: 277
Format: Hardcover

How much of an impact can an animal have? How many lives can one cat touch? How is it possible for an abandoned kitten to transform a small library, save a classic American town, and eventually become famous around the world? You can't even begin to answer those questions until you hear...
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Same Kind of Different As Me: A Modern-Day Slave, an International Art Dealer, and the Unlikely Woman Who Bound Them Together

Ron Hall · Thomas Nelson; Reprint edition
Pages: 245
Format: Paperback

A dangerous, homeless drifter who grew up picking cotton in virtual slavery. An upscale art dealer accustomed to the world of Armani and Chanel. A gutsy woman with a stubborn dream. A story so incredible no novelist would dare dream it. It begins outside a burning plantation hut in Louisiana...
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Prince: Chaos, Disorder, and Revolution

Jason Draper · Hal Leonard Corporation
Format: Paperback

(Book). Prince has cut a singular path through the heart of popular music for more than 30 years. After making some of the most inventive albums of the '80s including 1999 , Purple Rain and Sign of the Times he turned his attention to redefining his role in the music industry,...
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Our French-Canadian ancestors

Gerard Lebel · LISI Press; 1st edition
Format: Paperback

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