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Fame: The Hijacking of Reality

JUSTINE BATEMAN · Akashic Books
Pages: 220
Format: Hardcover

"Instead of crashing and burning, Bateman has found a life outside the maelstrom, ably described in this sharp, take-no-prisoners book."--Kirkus Reviews"Bateman delivers a blisteringly honest analysis of fame and her years in and out of the spotlight...Bateman's impassioned...
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How Hitler Was Made: Germany and the Rise of the Perfect Nazi

CORY TAYLOR · Prometheus Books
Pages: 295
Format: Hardcover

Focusing on German society immediately following the First World War, this vivid historical narrative explains how fake news and political uproar influenced Hitler and put him on the path toward dictatorial power.How did an obscure agitator on the political fringes of early-20th-century...
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A Well-Read Woman: The Life, Loves, and Legacy of Ruth Rappaport

Kate Stewart · Brilliance Audio
Format: Audiobook

The inspiring true story of an indomitable librarian's journey from Nazi Germany to Seattle to Vietnam - all for the love of books.Growing up under Fascist censorship in Nazi Germany, Ruth Rappaport absorbed a forbidden community of ideas in banned books. After fleeing her home in Leipzig...
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Heart To Beat: A Cardiac Surgeon's Inspiring Story of Success and Overcoming Adversity?The Heart Way

Brian Lima · Clovercroft Publishing
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Success is not reserved for the smartest or most talented -- it's earned by those who want it the most. Heart conquers all and the triumphant always go all in, never settling for anything less than their best effort. As a leading heart transplant surgeon, Dr. Brian Lima's life...
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You All Grow Up and Leave Me: A Memoir of Teenage Obsession

PIPER WEISS · William Morrow
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A highly unsettling blend of true crime and coming-of-age memoir - The Stranger Beside Me meets Prep - that presents an intimate and thought-provoking portrait of girlhood within Manhattan's exclusive prep-school scene in the early 1990s, and a thoughtful meditation on adolescent obsession...

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Arthur and Sherlock: Conan Doyle and the Creation of Holmes

Michael Sims · Bloomsbury
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

As a young medical student, Arthur Conan Doyle studied in Edinburgh under the vigilant eye of a diagnostic genius, Dr. Joseph Bell. Doyle often observed Bell identifying a patient's occupation, hometown, and ailments from the smallest details of dress, gait, and speech. Although Doyle...
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The Ballad of John Latouche: An American Lyricist's Life and Work

HOWARD POLLACK · Oxford University Press
Pages: 592
Format: Hardcover

Born into a poor Virginian family, John Treville Latouche (1914-56) , in his short life, made a profound mark on America's musical theater as a lyricist, book writer, and librettist. The wit and skill of his lyrics elicited comparisons with the likes of Ira Gershwin, Lorenz Hart, and Cole...
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A Paris Year: My Day-to-Day Adventures in the Most Romantic City in the World

Janice MacLeod · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

Part memoir and part visual journey through the streets of modern-day Paris, France, A Paris Year chronicles, day by day, one woman's French sojourn in the world's most beautiful city. Beginning on her first day in Paris, Janice MacLeod, the author of the best-selling book, Paris...
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Never Look at the Empty Seats: A Memoir

C DANIELS · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 252
Format: Hardcover

The Incredible Story of a Country Music Legend

Few artists have left a more indelible mark on America's musical landscape than Charlie Daniels.

Readers will experience a soft, personal side of Charlie Daniels that has never before been documented. In his own words, he presents...

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Chasing Hope: A Patient's Deep Dive into Stem Cells, Faith, and the Future

Richard M Cohen · Blue Rider Press
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

After more than four decades living with multiple sclerosis, New York Times bestselling author Richard M. Cohen finds a flicker of hope in a groundbreaking medical procedure.

Richard Cohen struggles with failing limbs and is legally blind. He has survived two bouts of colon...
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