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Quiet Strength: The Principles, Practices, and Priorities of a Winning Life Tony Dungy, Nathan Whitaker 1414318022 9781414318028 2008 Retailers Choice Award winner! Tony Dungys words and example have intrigued millions of people, particularly followi Quiet Strength: The Principles, Practices, and Priorities of a Winning Life

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Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy Carlos Eire 0743246411 9780743246415 Have mercy on me, Lord, I am Cuban. In 1962, Carlos Eire was one of 14,000 children airlifted out of Cuba -- exiled from his family, his country, and his own Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy

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Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter Adeline Yen Mah 0767903579 9780767903578 Born in 1937 in a port city a thousand miles north of Shanghai, Adeline Yen Mah was the youngest child of an affluent Chinese family who enjoyed rare Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Signet Classics) Frederick Douglass 0451529944 9780451529947 This Modern Library Paperback Classics edition combines the two most important African American slave narratives into one volume. Frederick Doug Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Signet Classics)

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A Hope in the Unseen: An American Odyssey from the Inner City to the Ivy League Ron Suskind 0767901266 9780767901260 Flavia Girl is a much-needed series of books and other products that empower adolescent girls to become their best selves. Guided jou A Hope in the Unseen: An American Odyssey from the Inner City to the Ivy League

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The Souls of Black Folk (Dover Thrift Editions) W. E. B. Du Bois, William Edward Burghardt Du Bois 0486280411 9780486280417 In this founding work in the literature of black protest, Du Bois eloquently affirms that it is beneath the dignity of a human The Souls of Black Folk (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Strength in What Remains (Random House Readers Circle) Tracy Kidder 0812977610 9780812977615 In Strength in What Remains, Tracy Kidder gives us the story of one mans inspiring American journey and of the ordinary people who helped him, providing bril Strength in What Remains (Random House Readers Circle)

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass 0486284999 9780486284996 Douglasssnbsp;graphic depictions of slavery, harrowing escape to freedom, and life as a newspaper editor, eloquent orator, and impassioned abolitionist.   Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

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Angelas Ashes: A Memoir Frank McCourt 068484267X 9780684842677 When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all. It was, of course, a miserable childhood: the happy childhood is hardly worth your while. Worse than the ordinar Angelas Ashes: A Memoir

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My American Journey: An Autobiography Colin L. Powell, Joseph E. Persico 0679432965 9780679432968 A GREAT AMERICAN SUCCESS STORY . . . AN ENDEARING AND WELL-WRITTEN BOOK. --The New York Times Book Review Colin Powell is the embodiment of the American My American Journey: An Autobiography

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Martins Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Doreen Rappaport 1423106350 9781423106357 This picture-book biography is an excellent and accessible introduction for young readers to learn about one of the world??s most influential leaders Martins Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Wouldnt Take Nothing for My Journey Now Maya Angelou 0553569074 9780553569070 Maya Angelou, one of the best-loved authors of our time, shares the wisdom of a remarkable life in this best-selling spiritual classic. This is Maya Angelou talking from th Wouldnt Take Nothing for My Journey Now

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Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessary Walter Dean Myers 0590481096 9780590481090 Few men in American history are as controversial as Malcolm X. In this provocative biography, Myers, winner of a Newbery Honor and four-time Coretta Scott King Award winner, Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessary

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Makes Me Wanna Holler: A Young Black Man in America Nathan McCall 0679740708 9780679740704 A Young Black Man in America,Nathan McCall was a smart kid growing up in a,close, protective family in a black working-class,neighbourhood. Yet by the age of f Makes Me Wanna Holler: A Young Black Man in America

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The Life of Olaudah Equiano (Dover Thrift Editions) Olaudah Equiano 048640661X 9780486406619 Compelling work traces the formidable journey of an Igbo prince from captivity to freedom and literacy and recounts his enslavement in the New World, service The Life of Olaudah Equiano (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster Jon Krakauer 0679457526 9780679457527 When Jon Krakauer reached the summit of Mt. Everest in the early afternoon of May 10, 1996, he hadnt slept in fifty-seven hours and was reeling from Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster

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Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters First 100 Years Sarah L. Delany, A. Elizabeth Delany, Amy Hill Hearth 0440220424 9780440220428 Warm, feisty, and intelligent, the Delany sisters speak their mind in a book that is at once a vital historical record a Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters First 100 Years

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Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance Barack Obama 1400082773 9781400082773 In this lyrical, unsentimental, and compelling memoir, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his l Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance

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Playing for Keeps: Michael Jordan and the World He Made David Halberstam 0767904443 9780767904445 FromThe Breaks of the GametoSummer of 49, David Halberstam has brought the perspective of a great historian, the inside knowledge of a dogged sportswrit Playing for Keeps: Michael Jordan and the World He Made

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I Have Lived A Thousand Years: Growing Up In The Holocaust Livia Bitton-Jackson 0689823959 9780689823954 This is the memoir of Elli Friedmann who was thirteen years old in March 1944 when the Nazis invaded Hungary. It describes, in intimate and excru I Have Lived A Thousand Years: Growing Up In The Holocaust

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Zeitoun Dave Eggers 0307387941 9780307387943 A New York Times Notable Book, An O, The Oprah Magazine Terrific Read of the Year, A Huffington Post Best Book of the Year, A New Yorker Favorite Book of the Year, A Chicago Tribune Favorite Nonfiction Boo Zeitoun

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The Pursuit of Happyness Chris Gardner 0060744871 9780060744878 Gardner shares the painful yet astounding story of his journey from being the single father of a young son and homeless on the streets of San Francisco to becoming a self-made millionair The Pursuit of Happyness

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Keeping Faith: A Father-Son Story About Love and the United States Marine Corps John Schaeffer, Frank Schaeffer 0786713089 9780786713080 In 1998, Frank Schaeffer was a bohemian novelist living in Volvo driving, higher-education worshipping Massachuse Keeping Faith: A Father-Son Story About Love and the United States Marine Corps

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Angelas Ashes (The Frank McCourt Memoirs) Frank McCourt 0684874350 9780684874357 When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all. It was, of course, a miserable childhood: the happy childhood is hardly worth your while. Wors Angelas Ashes (The Frank McCourt Memoirs)

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Tis: A Memoir Frank McCourt 0684865742 9780684865744 Frank McCourts glorious childhood memoir,Angelas Ashes,has been loved and celebrated by readers everywhere for its spirit, its wit and its profound humanity. A tale of redemption, in which storytel Tis: A Memoir

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Martin Luther King, Jr., on Leadership: Inspiration and Wisdom for Challenging Times Martin Luther King, Jr., on Leadership: Inspiration and Wisdom for Challenging Times

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We Beat the Street: How a Friendship Pact Led to Success Sampson Davis, George Jenkins, Rameck Hunt, Sharon Draper 0142406279 9780142406274 This New York Times bestseller is the dramatic, inspiring story of three inner-city youths--Samson Davis, Geor We Beat the Street: How a Friendship Pact Led to Success

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All Gods Children Need Traveling Shoes Maya Angelou 067973404X 9780679734048 Thoroughly enjoyable . . . an important document drawing more much-needed attention to the hidden history of a people both African and American.--Los Angeles Times Book Revi All Gods Children Need Traveling Shoes

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Teacher Man: A Memoir Frank McCourt 0743243781 9780743243780 Here at last in paperback is Frank McCourts critically acclaimed and bestselling book about how his thirty-year teaching career shaped his second act as a writer. Teacher Man is also an urg Teacher Man: A Memoir

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The Road from Coorain Jill Ker Conway 0679724362 9780679724360 One womens journey from a childhood in Australias outback to adulthood as a successful American career woman. The Road From Coorain is about Everywoman, for it is about childhood loneline The Road from Coorain

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Black Ice Lorene Cary 0679737456 9780679737452 In 1972 Lorene Cary, a bright, ambitious black teenager from Philadelphia, was transplanted into the formerly all-white, all-male environs of the elite St. Pauls School in New Hampshire, where she became Black Ice

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Summer at Tiffany Marjorie Hart 0061189537 9780061189531 Do you remember the best summer of your life? New York City, 1945. Marjorie Jacobson and her best friend, Marty Garrett, arrive fresh from the Kappa house at the University of Iowa hoping to fi Summer at Tiffany

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The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream Barack Obama 0307237702 9780307237705 A government that truly represents these Americans-that truly serves these Americans-will require a different kind of politics. That politics will n The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream

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The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream Barack Obama 0307237699 9780307237699 A government that truly represents these Americans-that truly serves these Americans-will require a different kind of politics. That politics will n The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream

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Michelle: A Biography Liza Mundy 1416599436 9781416599432 She can be funny and sharp-tongued, warm and blunt, empathic and demanding. Who is the woman Barack Obama calls the boss? In Michelle, Washington Post writer Liza Mundy paints a revealing and Michelle: A Biography

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The Upstairs Room (Trophy Newbery) Johanna Reiss 006440370X 9780064403702 A Life in Hiding When the German army occupied Holland, Annie de Leeuw was eight years old. Because she was Jewish, the occupation put her in grave danger-she knew that to stay The Upstairs Room (Trophy Newbery)

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Up from Slavery (Dover Thrift Editions) Booker T. Washington 0486287386 9780486287386 Autobiography of influential spokesman and former slave who became a major figure in the struggle for equal rights.   Up from Slavery (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China Jung Chang 0743246985 9780743246989 Blending the intimacy of memoir and the panoramic sweep of eyewitness history,Wild Swanshas become a bestselling classic in thirty languages, with more than ten million copies s Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China

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Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster Jon Krakauer 0385494785 9780385494786 National Bestseller A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster

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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Dover Thrift Editions) Harriet Jacobs 0486419312 9780486419312 This autobiographical account by a former slave is one of the few extant narratives written by a woman. Written and published in 1861, it delivers a Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Dover Thrift Editions)

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The Pact: Three Young Men Make a Promise and Fulfill a Dream Sampson Davis, George Jenkins, Rameck Hunt, Lisa Frazier Page 157322989X 9781573229890 With Lisa Frazier Page,They grew up on the streets of Newark, facing city,lifes temptations, pitfalls, The Pact: Three Young Men Make a Promise and Fulfill a Dream

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Finding Fish: A Memoir Antwone Q Fisher, Mim E Rivas 0060007788 9780060007782 Baby Boy Fisher was raised in institutions from the moment of his birth in prison to a single mother. He ultimately came to live with a foster family, where he endured near Finding Fish: A Memoir

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Extraordinary, Ordinary People: A Memoir of Family Condoleezza Rice 0307587878 9780307587879 Former Secretary of State Rice reveals for the first time her childhood growing up in Birmingham, Alabama--the story of a young woman trying to find her plac Extraordinary, Ordinary People: A Memoir of Family

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass 1580495761 9781580495769 This Prestwick House Literary Touchstone Edition includes a glossary and reader?s notes to help the modern reader contend with Douglass? nineteenth-century style Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

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The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance Edmund de Waal 0312569378 9780312569372 In the 1870s, Charles Ephrussi assembled a collection of 360 Japanese ivory carvings known as netsuke, some comical and some erotic, none of them larger than a mat The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance

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Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story Ben Carson, Cecil Murphey 0310214696 9780310214694 Ben Carson, M.D., works medical miracles. Today, hes one of the most celebrated neurosurgeons in the world. In Gifted Hands, he tells of his inspiring odyssey from Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story

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Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canadas Quest to Change Harlem and America Paul Tough 0547247966 9780547247960 What would it take? That was the question that Geoffrey Canada found himself asking. What would it take to change the lives of poor children- n Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canadas Quest to Change Harlem and America

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My Beloved World Sonia Sotomayor 0307594882 9780307594884 My Beloved World   My Beloved World

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Glitter and Glue: A Memoir Kelly Corrigan 0345532856 9780345532855 Glitter and Glue: A Memoir   Glitter and Glue: A Memoir

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A Tale of Love and Darkness Amos Oz 015603252X 9780156032520 Tragic, comic, and utterly honest, this bestselling and critically acclaimed new work by one of Israels most gifted and prolific authors (Helen Epstein, The Forward) is at once a family sag A Tale of Love and Darkness

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Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter Adeline Yen Mah 0385740077 9780385740074 A riveting memoir of a girls painful coming-of-age in a wealthy Chinese family during the 1940s. A Chinese proverb says, Falling leaves return to thei Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter

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All Souls: A Family Story from Southie Michael Patrick MacDonald 0807072133 9780807072134 A best-selling classic in a fresh new paperback edition A breakaway bestseller since its first printing, All Souls takes us deep into Michael Patrick MacDonalds All Souls: A Family Story from Southie

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Black Elk Speaks: Being the Life Story of a Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux Black Elk, John G. Neihardt 0803283598 9780803283596 The most important aspect of this book is upon the contemporary generation of young Indians who have been aggressively searc Black Elk Speaks: Being the Life Story of a Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux

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Gifted Hands Ben Carson M.D. 0310546516 9780310546511 Ben Carson, M.D., works medical miracles. Today, hes one of the most celebrated neurosurgeons in the world. In Gifted Hands, he tells of his inspiring odyssey from his childhood in inner-city Detr Gifted Hands

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Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother Amy Chua 1594202842 9781594202841 Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother   Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

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Truck: A Love Story (P.S.) Michael Perry 0060571187 9780060571184 The author of Population: 485 returns, delivering a truckload of humor, heart, and . . . gardening tips? Think Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, complete with stock cars, sexy Truck: A Love Story (P.S.)

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The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man (Dover Thrift Editions) James Weldon Johnson 048628512X 9780486285122 This remarkable novel documents the life of an American of mixed ethnicity who moves freely in society from the rural South to the urban Nort The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Extraordinary, Ordinary People: A Memoir of Family Condoleezza Rice 0307888479 9780307888471 Condoleezza Rice has excelled as a diplomat, political scientist, and concert pianist. Her achievements run the gamut from helping to oversee the collapse of Extraordinary, Ordinary People: A Memoir of Family

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Hurricane: The Miraculous Journey of Rubin Carter James S. Hirsch 0618087281 9780618087280 In 1967, the black boxer Rubin Hurricane Carter and a young acquaintance, John Artis, were wrongly convicted of triple murder by an all-white jury in Paterson, Hurricane: The Miraculous Journey of Rubin Carter

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Clemente: The Passion and Grace of Baseballs Last Hero David Maraniss 074329999X 9780743299992 On New Years Eve 1972, following eighteen magnificent seasons in the major leagues, Roberto Clemente died a heros death, killed in a plane crash as he atte Clemente: The Passion and Grace of Baseballs Last Hero

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King of the World: Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero David Remnick 0375702296 9780375702297 Succeeds more than any previous book in bringing Ali into focus . . . as a starburst of energy, ego and ability whose like will never be seen agai King of the World: Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero

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The Invisible Wall: A Love Story That Broke Barriers Harry Bernstein 0345496108 9780345496102 There are places that I have never forgotten. A little cobbled street in a smoky mill town in the North of England has haunted me for the greater part of my The Invisible Wall: A Love Story That Broke Barriers

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Days of Grace: A Memoir Arthur Ashe, Arnold Rampersad 0345386817 9780345386816 Touching and courageous...All of it--the man, the life, the book--is rare and beautiful. COSMOPOLITAN DAYS OF GRACE is an inspiring memoir of a remarkable man who was the Days of Grace: A Memoir

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It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership Colin Powell 0062135120 9780062135124 It Worked for Me is a collection of lessons and personal anecdotes that have shaped four star-general and former Secretary of State Colin Powells legendary career in publi It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership

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Lost in Translation: A Life in a New Language Eva Hoffman 0140127739 9780140127737 This remarkable book is Eva Hoffmans personal story of her experiences as an emigre who loses and remakes her identity in a new land and translates her sense of self i Lost in Translation: A Life in a New Language

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Foreskins Lament: A Memoir Shalom Auslander 1594483337 9781594483332 A New York TimesNotable Book, and a ?haotic, laugh riot?San Francisco Chronicle) of a memoir?first time in trade paperback. Shalom Auslander was raised with a terrified respect for Foreskins Lament: A Memoir

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Quiet Strength: The Principles, Practices, & Priorities of a Winning Life Tony Dungy, Nathan Whitaker 1414318014 9781414318011 Visit coachdungy.com to pre-order your copy and for release information! Tony Dungys words and example have intrigu Quiet Strength: The Principles, Practices, & Priorities of a Winning Life

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1185 Park Avenue: A Memoir Anne Roiphe 0684857324 9780684857329 From National Book Award nominee Anne Roiphe comes this moving memoir of growing up in a wealthy Jewish home with a family who had money, status, culture -- everything but happiness.Whil 1185 Park Avenue: A Memoir

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And I Havent Had a Bad Day Since: From the Streets of Harlem to the Halls of Congress Charles B. Rangel 0312372523 9780312372521 Seventeen-term veteran Congressman Rangel--high school dropout, war hero, and one of the most influential men in Congress And I Havent Had a Bad Day Since: From the Streets of Harlem to the Halls of Congress

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Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven Susan Jane Gilman 0446696935 9780446696937 In 1986, Susie and her friend Chloe, fresh-faced graduates from Brown University, were inspired by a placemat entitled Pancakes of Many Nations to depart on an epic trip ar Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven

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Rosa Parks: A Life Douglas Brinkley 0143036009 9780143036005 Rosa Parks: A Life   Rosa Parks: A Life

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave Frederick Douglass 014039012X 9780140390124 A dramatic autobiography of the great 19th century black leader and abolitionist.   Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave

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House of Stone: A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East Anthony Shadid 0544002199 9780544002197 House of Stone: A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East   House of Stone: A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East

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Dont Give Up, Dont Give in: Lessons from an Extraordinary Life Louis Zamperini, David Rensin 0062368338 9780062368331 Dont Give Up, Dont Give in: Lessons from an Extraordinary Life   Dont Give Up, Dont Give in: Lessons from an Extraordinary Life

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Red China Blues: My Long March From Mao to Now Jan Wong 0385482329 9780385482325 Jan Wong, a Canadian of Chinese descent, went to China as a starry-eyed Maoist in 1972 at the height of the Cultural Revolution. A true believer--and one of only two Wes Red China Blues: My Long March From Mao to Now

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Geisha, A Life Mineko Iwasaki 0743444299 9780743444293 No woman in the three-hundred-year history of the karyukai has ever come forward in public to tell her story -- until now.Many say I was the best geisha of my generation, writes Mineko Iwasaki. A Geisha, A Life

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The Story of San Michele Axel Munthe 0786710179 9780786710171 A bestseller in a dozen languages and a favorite of readers for decades, The Story of San Michele is one of a remarkable life filled with fabulous experiences and ambitions. Axel Munthe wa The Story of San Michele

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Colored People: A Memoir Henry Louis Gates Jr. 067973919X 9780679739197 From an American Book Award-winning author comes a pungent and poignant masterpiece of recollection that ushers readers into a now-vanished colored world and extends and deepens Colored People: A Memoir

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I Am Hutterite: The Fascinating True Story of a Young Womans Journey to reclaim Her Heritage Mary-Ann Kirkby 084994810X 9780849948107 Ann-Marie Dornn was born into a reclusive and extraordinary Hutterite colony near Portage la Prairie, Manitoba. This I Am Hutterite: The Fascinating True Story of a Young Womans Journey to reclaim Her Heritage

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Yes, Chef: A Memoir Marcus Samuelsson, Veronica Chambers 0385342608 9780385342605 Yes, Chef: A Memoir   Yes, Chef: A Memoir

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Somebodys Someone Regina Louise 1932841318 9781932841312 This remarkable memoir shines the light on the plight of children with no parent to wake them up with a gentle kiss, to send them off to school with a packed lunch, to read them a bedtime story Somebodys Someone

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On My Own at 107: Reflections on Life Without Bessie Sarah Louise Delany, Amy Hill Hearth 0062514857 9780062514851 Sweet Sadie and Queen Bess Delany have become beloved icons to the millions of readers of their phenomenal bestseller, Having Our Say, On My Own at 107: Reflections on Life Without Bessie

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