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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, 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 c 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 fami 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 vo Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Signet Classics)

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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. Wo Angelas Ashes: A Memoir

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Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessary Walter Dean Myers, 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 fou 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. Makes Me Wanna Holler: A Young Black Man in America

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The Accidental Asian: Notes of a Native Speaker Eric Liu 0375704868 9780375704864 Beyond black and white, native and alien, lies a vast and fertile field of human experience. It is here that Eric Liu, former speechwriter for Presi The Accidental Asian: Notes of a Native Speaker

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Im Down: A Memoir Mishna Wolff 0312379099 9780312379094 Mishna Wolff grew up in a poor black neighborhood with her single father, a white man who truly believed he was black. ldquo;He strutted around with a short perm, a Cosby-esqe sweater, gold chai Im Down: A Memoir

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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 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 worka Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance

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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 Fav Zeitoun

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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 wil King of the World: Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero

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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 wo 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 redemptio Tis: 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 legen 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 Lost in Translation: A Life in a New Language

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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. Teache 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 abou The Road from Coorain

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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 Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Son of the Revolution Liang Heng, Judith Shapiro 0394722744 9780394722740 An autobiography of a young Chinese man whose childhood and adolescence were spent in Maos China during the Cultural Revolution.   Son of the Revolution

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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 te The Pact: Three Young Men Make a Promise and Fulfill a Dream

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Finding Fish: A Memoir Antwone Q. Fisher 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 endu Finding Fish: A Memoir

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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 ins 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 Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canadas Quest to Change Harlem and America

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Everybodys Got Something Robin Roberts, Veronica Chambers 1455578452 9781455578450 Everybodys Got Something   Everybodys Got Something

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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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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 Michae All Souls: A Family Story from Southie

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Alicia: My Story Alicia Appleman-Jurman 0553282182 9780553282184 After losing her entire family to the Nazis at age 13, Alicia Appleman-Jurman went on to save the lives of thousands of Jews, offering them her own courage and hope Alicia: My Story

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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 Colored People: A Memoir

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Truck: A Love Story: 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 Maintenan Truck: A Love Story: A Love Story (P.S.)

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

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Hallelujah! The Welcome Table: A Lifetime of Memories with Recipes Maya Angelou 1400062896 9781400062898 Throughout Maya Angelous life, from her childhood in Stamps, Arkansas, to her world travels as a bestselling writer, good foo Hallelujah! The Welcome Table: A Lifetime of Memories with Recipes

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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 Ang Wouldnt Take Nothing for My Journey Now

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One Day Itll All Make Sense Common, Adam Bradley 1451625871 9781451625875 One Day Itll All Make Sense   One Day Itll All Make Sense

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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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Summer at Tiffany Marjorie Hart 0061189529 9780061189524 SUMMER AT TIFFANY is a memoir of the summer of 1945, when Marjorie Jacobson and her best friend Marty travelled from the Kappa House at the University of Iowa to New York Ci Summer at Tiffany

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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 pl Clemente: The Passion and Grace of Baseballs Last Hero

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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 The Pursuit of Happyness

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Extra Innings Frank Robinson, Berry Stainback 0070531838 9780070531833 Extra Innings   Extra Innings

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