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Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery (Clarion Nonfiction) Russell Freedman 0395845203 9780395845202 The intriguing story of Eleanor Roosevelt traces the life of the former First Lady from her early childhood through the tumultuous years in the Whit Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery (Clarion Nonfiction)

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Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith Anne Lamott 0385496095 9780385496094 Anne Lamott claims the two best prayers she knows are: Help me, help me, help me and Thank you, thank you, thank you. She has a friend whose morning prayer each day is Wha Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith

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Truth & Beauty: A Friendship Ann Patchett 0060572159 9780060572150 Tender but brutal, this portrait of unwavering commitment shines light on the little-explored world of womens friendships through the authors relationship with critically accl Truth & Beauty: A Friendship

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Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter

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A Million Little Pieces James Frey 0307276902 9780307276902 The most lacerating tale of drug addiction since William S. Burroughs Junky. --The Boston Globe Again and again, the book delivers recollections that leave the reader winded and unsteady. Ja A Million Little Pieces

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Work Hard. Be Nice.: How Two Inspired Teachers Created the Most Promising Schools in America Jay Mathews 1565125169 9781565125162 When Mike Feinberg and Dave Levin signed up for Teach for America right after college and found themselves utter failure Work Hard. Be Nice.: How Two Inspired Teachers Created the Most Promising Schools in America

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My Life in France Julia Child, Alex Prudhomme 0307277690 9780307277695 Julia Child singlehandedly created a new approach to American cuisine with her cookbook Mastering the Art of French Cooking and her television show The French Chef, but as she rev My Life in France

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His Bright Light: The Story of Nick Traina Danielle Steel 0385334672 9780385334679 This is the story of an extraordinary boy with a brilliant mind, a heart of gold, and a tortured soul. It is the story of an illness, a fight to live, and a race again His Bright Light: The Story of Nick Traina

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Call the Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times Jennifer Worth 0143123254 9780143123255 Call the Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times   Call the Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times

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A Stolen Life: A Memoir Jaycee Dugard 1451629192 9781451629194 A Stolen Life: A Memoir   A Stolen Life: A Memoir

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Fatal Friends, Deadly Neighbors: Ann Rules Crime Files Volume 16 Ann Rule 1451648286 9781451648287 Fatal Friends, Deadly Neighbors: Ann Rules Crime Files Volume 16   Fatal Friends, Deadly Neighbors: Ann Rules Crime Files Volume 16

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Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life Barbara Kingsolver, Camille Kingsolver, Steven L. Hopp 0060852550 9780060852559 When Kingsolver and her family move from suburban Arizona to rural Appalachia, they take on a new challenge: to spend a ye Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life

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Bossypants Tina Fey 0316056898 9780316056892 Bossypants   Bossypants

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The Story of My Life Helen Keller 0486292495 9780486292496 Great story of human courage and dedication recounted in autobiography of a remarkable woman: the magical moment when Miss Keller first recognizes the connection between words and objects, he The Story of My Life

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Lit: A Memoir (P.S.) Mary Karr 0060596996 9780060596996 Lit is about getting drunk and getting sober; becoming a mother by letting go of a mother; learning to write by learning to live. Written with Karrs relentless honesty, unflinching self-scrutiny Lit: A Memoir (P.S.)

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Evita: The Real Life of Eva Peron Nicholas Fraser, Marysa Navarro 0393315754 9780393315752 The story begins in a dusty village lost in the Argentine pampas, where a girl, born out of wedlock, scrambles her way to the capital city by the time she is f Evita: The Real Life of Eva Peron

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Cherry Cherry

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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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Inconceivable, 20th Anniversary Edition: A Womans Triumph over Despair and Statistics Inconceivable, 20th Anniversary Edition: A Womans Triumph over Despair and Statistics

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What Remains: A Memoir of Fate, Friendship, and Love Carole Radziwill 0743276949 9780743276948 What Remains is a vivid and haunting memoir about a girl from a working-class town who becomes an award-winning television producer and marries a prince, A What Remains: A Memoir of Fate, Friendship, and Love

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Home: A Memoir of My Early Years Julie Andrews 0786884754 9780786884759 Many know Andrews from The Sound of Music and Mary Poppins. In this memoir, she looks back on her early years with an aspiring vaudeville mom and a loving dad and her role in Cam Home: A Memoir of My Early Years

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Here If You Need Me: A True Story Kate Braestrup Braestrups remarkable journey from grief to faith to happiness is a dramatic, funny, deeply moving, and simply unforgettable story. She shares her uplifting account of finding God through helping other Here If You Need Me: A True Story

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Comfort Me with Apples: More Adventures at the Table (Random House Readers Circle) Comfort Me with Apples: More Adventures at the Table (Random House Readers Circle)

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Love, Lucy (Berkley Boulevard Celebrity Autobiography) Love, Lucy (Berkley Boulevard Celebrity Autobiography)

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A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman

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No Angel: My Harrowing Undercover Journey to the Inner Circle of the Hells Angels Jay Dobyns, Nils Johnson-Shelton 0307405869 9780307405869 From Dobyns, the first federal agent to infiltrate the inner circle of the outlaw Hells Angels Motorcycle Club No Angel: My Harrowing Undercover Journey to the Inner Circle of the Hells Angels

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Tina Fey: Bossypants Tina Fey 0316056863 9780316056861 Tina Fey: Bossypants   Tina Fey: Bossypants

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Candy Girl: A Year in the Life of an Unlikely Stripper Candy Girl: A Year in the Life of an Unlikely Stripper

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Marie Antoinette: The Journey Antonia Fraser 0385489498 9780385489492 Frances beleaguered queen, Marie Antoinette, wrongly accused of uttering the infamous Let them eat cake, was the subject of ridicule and curiosity even before her death; she has si Marie Antoinette: The Journey

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Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincolns Killer (P.S.) James L. Swanson 0060518502 9780060518509 The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history. From April 14 to April 26, 1865, the assassin, John Wilkes Booth, led Union Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincolns Killer (P.S.)

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Reason for Hope: A Spiritual Journey Jane Goodall, Phillip Berman 0446676136 9780446676137 As a young woman, Jane Goodall was best known for her groundbreaking fieldwork with the chimpanzees of Gombe, Africa. Goodalls work has always been controversi Reason for Hope: A Spiritual Journey

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Personal History Katharine Graham 0375701044 9780375701047 Winner of the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for Biography An extraordinarily frank, honest, and generous book by one of Americas most famous and admired women,Personal Historyis, as its title suggests, Personal History

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Dont Lets Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood Alexandra Fuller 0375758992 9780375758997 In Don t Let s Go to the Dogs Tonight, Alexandra Fuller remembers her African childhood with candor and sensitivity. Though it is a diary of an unruly li Dont Lets Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood

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The Secret Holocaust Diaries: The Untold Story of Nonna Bannister Carolyn Tomlin 1414325479 9781414325477 The Secret: Holocaust Diaries is a haunting eyewitness account of Nonna Lisowskaja Bannister, a remarkable Russian-American woman who saw and su The Secret Holocaust Diaries: The Untold Story of Nonna Bannister

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Gift from the Sea: 50th Anniversary Edition Anne Morrow Lindbergh 0679406832 9780679406839 In this inimitable, beloved classicgraceful, lucid and lyricalAnne Morrow Lindbergh shares her meditations on youth and age; love and marriage; peace, solitude Gift from the Sea: 50th Anniversary Edition

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Sickened: The True Story of a Lost Childhood Julie Gregory 0553381970 9780553381979 A young girl is perched on the cold chrome of yet another doctors examining table, missing yet another day of school. Just twelve, shes tall, skinny, and weak. Its fo Sickened: The True Story of a Lost Childhood

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An American Childhood Annie Dillard 0060915188 9780060915186 A book that instantly captured the hearts of readers across the country, An American Childhood is Pulitzer Prize-winning author Annie Dillards poignant, vivid memoir of growing up in Pittsb An American Childhood

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Born On A Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant Daniel Tammet Born on a Blue Dayis a journey into one of the most fascinating minds alive today -- guided by the owner himself. Daniel Tammet is virtually unique among people who Born On A Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant

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My Friend Leonard James Frey 1594481954 9781594481956 The New York Times bestselling follow-up to the #1 New York Times bestseller A Million Little Pieces-the heartrending story of a friendship between a newly-sober James and the charismatic, high-li My Friend Leonard

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The Wheel of Life: A Memoir of Living and Dying The Wheel of Life: A Memoir of Living and Dying

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If You Have to Cry, Go Outside: And Other Things Your Mother Never Told You If You Have to Cry, Go Outside: And Other Things Your Mother Never Told You

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Cleopatra: A Life Stacy Schiff 0316001945 9780316001946 Her palace shimmered with onyx and gold but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue. Above all else, Cleopatra was a shrewd strategist and an ingenious negotiator. She was married twic Cleopatra: A Life

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Gift from the Sea: 50th-Anniversary Edition Anne Morrow Lindbergh 0679732411 9780679732419 In this inimitable, beloved classicgraceful, lucid and lyricalAnne Morrow Lindbergh shares her meditations on youth and age; love and marriage; peace, solitude Gift from the Sea: 50th-Anniversary Edition

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Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Sons First Year Anne Lamott 1400079098 9781400079094 Its not like shes the only woman to ever have a baby. At thirty-five. On her own. But Anne Lamott makes it all fresh in her now-classic account of how she an Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Sons First Year

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Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio Peg Kehret 0807574589 9780807574584 Acclaimed author Peg Kehret has written the true story of the year when she was twelve and stricken with polio. At first paralyzed and terrified, she fought her way to recovery, ai Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio

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Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place

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If You Lived Here, Id Know Your Name: News from Small-Town Alaska Heather Lende Tiny Haines, Alaska, is ninety miles north of Juneau, accessible mainly by water or air-- and only when the weather is good. Theres no traffic light and no mail delivery; If You Lived Here, Id Know Your Name: News from Small-Town Alaska

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The Millionth Circle: How to Change Ourselves and The World--The Essential Guide to Womens Circles The Millionth Circle: How to Change Ourselves and The World--The Essential Guide to Womens Circles

Jean Shinoda Bolen  Hardcover

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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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Personal History Katharine Graham 0394585852 9780394585857 An extraordinarily frank, honest, and generous book by one of Americas most famous and admired women -- a book that is, as its title suggests, composed of both personal memoir and history. It Personal History

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Savage Beauty: The Life of Edna St. Vincent Millay Nancy Milford 0375760814 9780375760815 Thomas Hardy once said that America had two great attractions: the skyscraper and the poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay. The most famous poet of the Jazz Age, M Savage Beauty: The Life of Edna St. Vincent Millay

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Bossypants Bossypants

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The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio: How My Mother Raised 10 Kids on 25 Words or Less Terry Ryan 0743211235 9780743211239 The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohiointroduces Evelyn Ryan, an enterprising woman who kept poverty at bay with wit, poetry, and per The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio: How My Mother Raised 10 Kids on 25 Words or Less

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Infidel Ayaan Hirsi Ali 0743289692 9780743289696 In this profoundly affecting memoir from the internationally renowned author ofThe Caged Virgin,Ayaan Hirsi Ali tells her astonishing life story, from her traditional Muslim childhood in Somalia, Saudi Infidel

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Tales of a Female Nomad: Living at Large in the World Rita Golden Gelman 0609809547 9780609809549 I move throughout the world without a plan, guided by instinct, connecting through trust, and constantly watching for serendipitous opportunities. From Tales of a Female Nomad: Living at Large in the World

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