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“Beautiful and moving” (The Washington Post): Based on the oral tradition of the author’s ancestors, this vivid tale follows two elderly Athabascan Indian women, abandoned by their tribe, who must work together to survive a brutal Yukon winter. “Speaks straight to the heart with clarity, sweetness, and wisdom” (Ursula K. Le Guin).

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This authorized biography of Raymond Washington follows the life and death of one of the founding members of the Crips. A fascinating, award-winning, and highly readable account that dispenses with some of the myths surrounding the infamous group.

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After suddenly losing her job, Noelle Hancock decided to do something that frightened her every day for a year. She reflects on her life-changing journey in this “moving, enriching, and hilarious” memoir (New York Times bestselling author Julie Powell). With over 1,300 five-star Goodreads ratings!

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In this candid New York Times bestseller, beloved Hollywood actress Goldie Hawn reflects back on her journey to stardom and shares hard-won insights about life. “Compelling and easy to read… The inherent goodness of Goldie glows incandescently” (Variety).

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This colorful biography offers an in-depth look at iconic Hollywood actor Jack Nicholson’s many loves and turbulent family life. “A coherent, behind-the-scenes narrative of Nicholson’s life and career and some fresh insights into the actor’s work” (Booklist).

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In this “electrifying, humane, and dimensional biography” (Alicia Keys), the captivating story of musician and activist Nina Simone comes to life — from her early days as a classical pianist to her influence on the civil rights movement. “Engaging” (Rolling Stone).

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The #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Walk in the Woods shares his hilarious, witty observations on Great Britain. “An amusing guide to the UK’s foibles, as well as a tribute to its enchantment” (The New York Times Book Review).

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A New York Times bestseller with over 13,700 five-star ratings on Goodreads: In this “tender, intensely moving” memoir (Publishers Weekly), a woman details her childhood in Africa during the Rhodesian Bush War. “By turns mischievous and openhearted, earthy and soaring” (The New Yorker).

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At 38 years old, Jonathan Dixon decided to pursue his dream and enroll at the Culinary Institute of America. Here, he provides a behind-the-scenes look at the notoriously challenging program. A candid memoir told “with wit and insight and a hefty dose of humor” (New York Times bestselling author Dorie Greenspan).

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“Spectacular” (The Wall Street Journal): A New York Times bestselling author delivers this dazzling glimpse into the mind of a famed philosopher and what life was like in ancient Athens. “Wonderfully readable” (Library Journal).

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A New York Times bestseller: As partners, rivals, and relentless innovators, Andrew Carnegie and Henry Clay Frick played pivotal roles in the Second Industrial Revolution in the US — but their impressive achievements came at a terrible human cost. “Intriguing” (Booklist).

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Explore the world of bees in this captivating portrait of a migratory beekeeper that is “at once science lesson, sociological study, and breezy read” (The Boston Globe). A “fascinating” book (Smithsonian) from an award-winning journalist.

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Married to an abusive husband, wealthy heiress Mary Eleanor Bowes defied the social norms of Georgian England by demanding a divorce. This “compelling account of the feisty Countess of Strathmore is a beautifully written page-turner of a book” (New York Times bestselling author Julia Fox).

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In this “wondrous assemblage of mini-memoirs” (Pulitzer Prize–winning author Studs Terkel), the late, beloved author of classics Slaughterhouse-Five and Cat’s Cradle reflects on important moments in his own life. A New York Times bestseller with over 12,300 five-star ratings on Goodreads!

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In this New York Times Notable Book, a journalist reflects on the lives of five historical writers — and her own experiences as a happily unmarried woman — to provide insight into modern spinsterhood. “Smartly written, intimate, and heartfelt” (Publishers Weekly starred review).

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