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Mozart: The Reign of Love

Jan Swafford · Harper
Pages: 832
Format: Hardcover

From the acclaimed composer and biographer Jan Swafford comes the definitive biography of one of the most lauded musical geniuses in history, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.At the earliest ages it was apparent that Wolfgang Mozart's singular imagination was at work in every direction. He hated...
The Last Days of John Lennon

James Patterson · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

By the end of 1980, the Beatles had been broken up for a decade -- a decade John Lennon had spent in search of his true identity: singer, songwriter, activist, burn out. "It's the perfect time to be coming back," he declared. Except that Lennon was a marked man. As early as the Beatles'...
Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times

Katherine May · Riverhead Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Every bit as beautiful and healing as the season itself. . . . This is truly a beautiful book. - Elizabeth GilbertAn intimate, revelatory book exploring the ways we can care for and repair ourselves when life knocks us down. Sometimes you slip through the cracks: unforeseen circumstances...
It's Never Too Late: Make the Next Act of Your Life the Best Act of Your Life

Kathie Lee Gifford · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Former Today show host Kathie Lee Gifford offers her personal story along with insights, wisdom, and inspiration for those women who are facing their own life changes.What's holding you back from pursuing what truly matters to you and fulfilling your dreams?After Kathie Lee Gifford...
When Crisis Strikes: 5 Steps to Heal Your Brain, Body, and Life from Chronic Stress

Jennifer Love · Citadel
Format: Paperback

The second in a line of health care books published in partnership with Dr. Daniel Amen and the Amen Clinics, When Crisis Strikes offers a proprietary 5-step program for tackling life crises and coping with chronic stress.Stress is an unfortunate fact of modern life, and when those stressors...
Last Stands: Why Men Fight When All Is Lost

Michael Walsh
Format: Hardcover

"A philosophical and spiritual defense of the premodern world, of the tragic view, of physical courage, and of masculinity and self-sacrifice in an age when those ancient virtues are too often caricatured and dismissed." -- In our contemporary era, men are increasingly denied...
Answers in the Form of Questions: A Definitive History and Insider's Guide to Jeopardy!

Claire McNear · Twelve
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

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Mediocre: The Dangerous Legacy of White Male America

Ijeoma Oluo · Seal Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

What happens to a country that tells generation after generation of white men that they deserve power? What happens when success is defined by status over women and people of color, instead of by actual accomplishments?Through the last 150 years of American history-from the post-Reconstruction...
Nobody Ever Asked Me about the Girls: Women, Music and Fame

Lisa Robinson · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

An intimate look at the lives of our most celebrated female musicians -- and their challenges with fame -- from a legendary music journalistOver four decades, Lisa Robinson has made a name for herself as a celebrated journalist in a business long known for its boys' club mentality....
Dark, Salt, Clear: The Life of a Fishing Town

Lamorna Ash
Format: Hardcover

Before arriving in Newlyn, a Cornish fishing village at the end of the railway line, Lamorna Ash was told that no fisherman would want a girl joining an expedition. Weeks later, the only female on board a trawler called the Filadelfia, she is heading out to sea with the dome of the sky above...