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Maya Ombasic
Format: Paperback

AN OPENCANADA SUMMER READ 2019

In the south of Bosnia and Herzegovina lies Mostar, a medieval town on the banks of the emerald Neretva, which flows from the "valley of sugared trees" through sunny hills to reach the Adriatic Sea. This idyllic locale is the scene of Maya...

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A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy

Sue Klebold · Broadway Books
Pages: 305
Format: Paperback

Now available in trade paperback, the acclaimed national bestseller by Sue Klebold about living in the aftermath of Columbine.With a new preface from the author.On April 20, 1999, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold walked into Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. Over the course of minutes,...
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Worn in New York: 68 Sartorial Memoirs of the City

EMILY SPIVACK · Abrams Image
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

The boots a passenger had on when his plane landed on the Hudson River. The tank top Andy Warhol's assistant wore to one of their nightclub outings together. The jacket a taxi driver put on to feel safe as he worked the night shift. - These and over sixty other clothing-inspired narratives...
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Elton John: Rocket Man

Chris Roberts · Sterling
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

A celebratory retrospective of one of popular music's most enduring and beloved stars, as he tours the world one last time. One of the most prolific and commercially successful, and beloved, musical artists of all time, Elton John has won six Grammy Awards and sold more than 300 million...
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American Cuisine: And How It Got This Way

Paul Freedman · Liveright
Pages: 528
Format: Hardcover

With an ambitious sweep over two hundred years, Paul Freedman's lavishly illustrated history shows that there actually is an American cuisine.

For centuries, skeptical foreigners -- and even millions of Americans -- have believed there was no such thing as American cuisine. In recent...
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Next Level Basic: The Definitive Basic Bitch Handbook

Stassi Schroeder · Gallery Books
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Discover how to embrace your best basic self in this laugh-out-loud funny guidebook from the breakout star of Bravo's hit reality show Vanderpump Rules, perfect for fans of the relatable and entertaining books by The Betches and Andi Dorfman.

Millions of Vanderpump Rules...
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Ants Among Elephants: An Untouchable Family and the Making of Modern India

Sujatha Gidla · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 306
Format: Hardcover

"Ants Among Elephants is an arresting, affecting and ultimately enlightening memoir. It is quite possibly the most striking work of non-fiction set in India since Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo, and heralds the arrival of a formidable new writer."...

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Then It Fell Apart

Moby · Faber & Faber Social
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

"Somehow this chronicle of a long, dark night of the soul also involves funny stories involving Trump, Putin, and a truly baffling array of degenerates." -- Stephen Colbert

What do you do when you realize you have everything you think you've ever wanted but still feel...
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John Waters: Indecent Exposure

Kristen Hileman · University of California Press
Pages: 216
Format: Hardcover

It has been more than fifty years since John Waters filmed his first short on the roof of his parents' Baltimore home. Over the following decades, Waters has developed a reputation as an uncompromising cultural force not only in cinema, but also in visual art, writing, and performance....
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Young Hitler: The Making of the Führer

PAUL HAM · Pegasus Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

By looking deeply into the Führer's childhood, war experiences, and early political career, this rigorous narrative seeks to answer this question: How did the early, defining years of Hitler's life affect his rise to power?

When Adolf Hitler went to war in 1914, he was just 25 years...
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10% Happier Revised Edition: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works--A True Story

Dan Harris · Dey Street Books
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

#1 New York Times Bestseller

Winner of the 2014 Living Now Book Award for Inspirational Memoir

"An enormously smart, clear-eyed, brave-hearted, and quite personal look at the benefits of meditation."

- Elizabeth Gilbert

Nightline anchor Dan Harrisembarks...

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Grit & Grace: Train the Mind, Train the Body, Own Your Life

Tim McGraw · Harper Wave
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

From Grammy-Award winning music superstar and actor Tim McGraw comes a one-of-a kind lifestyle book that melds his personal fitness transformation story with practical advice to inspire healthy changes in readers' lives.

Tim McGraw is as well-known for his unparalleled accomplishments...

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Where the Lost Dogs Go: A Story of Love, Search, and the Power of Reunion

Susannah Charleson · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From a New York Times best-selling author, an important and heartfelt exploration into the world of lost dogs and the power of reunion

One in six dogs go missing at some point in their lives, leaving bereft owners to search high and low, hang missing posters, check shelters,...
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Justice Leah Ward Sears: Seizing Serendipity

Rebecca Shriver Davis · University of Georgia Press
Pages: 165
Format: Hardcover

This is the first full biography of Justice Leah Ward Sears. In 1992 Sears became the first woman and youngest justice to sit on the Supreme Court of Georgia. In 2005 she became the first African American woman to serve as chief justice of any state supreme court in the country. This book...
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May Cause Love: An Unexpected Journey of Enlightenment After Abortion

Kassi Underwood · HarperOne
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

In this powerful memoir, told with fierce honesty and surprising humor, a young woman goes on a journey of healing after abortion - a road trip across the United States with a diverse crew of spiritual teachers and a caravan of new friends.

Nineteen years old, a thousand miles...

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