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  • Mindhunter - Inside The FBI Elite Serial...

    Douglas,John; Olshaker,Mark

    FBI Special Agent and expert in criminal profiling and behavioural science, John Douglas, is a man who has looked evil in the eye and made a vocation of understanding it. Now retired, Douglas can let us inside the FBI elite serial crime unit and into...

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  • Anne Frank - The Diary Of A Young Girl

    Frank,Anne; Mooyaart,B. M. (TRN)

    For almost fifty years, Anne Frank's diary has moved millions with its testament to the human spirit's indestructibility, but readers have never seen the full text of this beloved book--until now. This new translation, performed by Winona Ryder,...

  • The Tb12 Method - How To Achieve A Lifetime...

    Tom Brady

    In modern sports, some athletes have managed to transcend their competition in a way that no one will ever forget: Jordan. Jeter. Ali. Williams. These elite legends have changed the game, achieved the unthinkable, and pushed their bodies to...

  • Scar Tissue

    Kieds,Anthony; Sloman,Larry

    The lead singer and songwriter for the Red Hot Chili Peppers presents a searing, candid memoir that captures the bright and dark moments of his life and career, including his descent into drug addiction, and their influence on his musical evolution....

  • Shawn Mendes - It's My Time

    Zakarin,Debra Mostow

    Shawn Mendes is a 16-year-old Canadian singer who gained a following starting on Vine. And he may have gotten his start as an online celebrity, but now he's a bona fide pop sensation! He first album, 'Handwritten,' is already at the top of the charts...

  • Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

    Frederick Douglass

    Douglass’s graphic depictions of slavery, harrowing escape to freedom, and life as a newspaper editor, eloquent orator, and impassioned abolitionist.

  • Leonardo da Vinci

    Isaacson, Walter

    The #1 New York Times Bestseller 'A powerful story of an exhilarating mind and life...a study in creativity: how to define it, how to achieve it.'--The New Yorker 'Vigorous, insightful.'--The Washington Post 'A masterpiece.'--San Francisco Chronicle...

  • Elon Musk - Tesla, Spacex, And The Quest For...


    South African born Elon Musk is the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind PayPal, SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity. Musk wants to save our planet; he wants to send citizens into space, to form a colony on Mars; he wants to make money while doing...

  • Charles Bukowski


    Charles Bukowski

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  • Alexander Hamilton

    Chernow, Ron

    A New York Times Bestseller, and the inspiration for the hit Broadway musical Hamilton!Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ron Chernow presents a landmark biography of Alexander Hamilton, the Founding Father who galvanized, inspired, scandalized, and...

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  • Nelson Mandela


    This is previously published as Mandela's Way. Written by the co-author of international bestseller Long Walk to Freedom, Nelson Mandela: Portrait of an Extraordinary Man presents fifteen powerful lessons on life and leadership based on the life and...

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  • El Príncipito

    Saint-Exupéry,Antoine De; Saint-Exupery, Antoine de; Saint-exupéry, Antoine de

    El Principito narra la historia de un niño príncipe que vive en un pequeño asteroide y que cae a la Tierra, donde conoce a un piloto varado en el desierto. Ambos entablan una conversación en clave poética donde hablan de filosofia, de crítica social,...

  • What Does This Button Do? - An Autobiography

    Dickinson, Bruce

    A long-awaited memoir from the larger-than-life, multifaceted lead vocalist of Iron Maiden, one of the most successful, influential and enduring rock bands ever. Pioneers of Britain’s nascent Rock & Metal scene back in the late 1970s, Iron Maiden...

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  • Elon Musk - Tesla, Spacex, And The Quest For...


    In Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future, veteran technology journalist Ashlee Vance provides the first inside look into the extraordinary life and times of Silicon Valley's most audacious entrepreneur. Written with exclusive...

  • Bleeding Blue - Giving My All For The Game

    Clark, Wendel

    Funny, fierce, and gritty, Bleeding Blue recounts every struggle and success of Wendel Clark's rough-and-tumble journey to becoming one of hockey's greatest heroes. As a young boy growing up in Kelvington, Saskatchewan, Wendel Clark never dreamed of...

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  • Proceedings In Relation To The Presentation...


    Excerpt from Proceedings in Relation to the Presentation of the Address of the Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends: On the Slave-Trade and Slavery, to Sovereigns and Those in Authority in the Nations of Europe, and in Other Parts of...

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  • Victoria & Albert - A Royal Love Affair

    Goodwin, Daisy; Sheridan, Sara

    The official companion to the second season of the PBS/Masterpiece drama Victoria by award-winning creator and screenwriter Daisy Goodwin.More than 16 million viewers watched the first season of the Masterpiece presentation of Victoria, created and...

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  • A La Memoire Veneree De Sa Grandeur...


    Excerpt from A la Memoire Veneree de Sa Grandeur Monseigneur Joseph-Alfred Archambeault Premier Eveque de Joliette: Superieur Ecclesiastique de l'Institut des Filles de la Charite Servantes des Pauvres Dites Soeurs de la Providence de 1891 a 1904...

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  • The Boatman - Henry David Thoreau's River...

    Thorson, Robert M

    The Boatman gives readers a Thoreau for the Anthropocene epoch. As a backyard naturalist and river enthusiast, Thoreau was keenly aware of the way humans had altered the waterways and meadows of his beloved Concord River Valley. And he recognized...

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  • William The Conqueror

    Bates, David

    Fifteen years in the making, a landmark reinterpretation of the life of a pivotal figure in British and European history In this magisterial addition to the Yale English Monarchs series, David Bates combines biography and a multidisciplinary approach...

  • Oure Tounis Colledge - Sketches Of The...

    Harrison, John

    Excerpt from Oure Tounis Colledge: Sketches of the History of the Old College of Edinburgh; With an Appendix of Historical Documents We riut in the Appendix the most important of the Town ('cunin il miuutm regarding the College. About the Publisher...

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  • Twice The First - Quirino Cristiani And The...

    Bendazzi, Giannalberto

    Giannalberto Bendazzi brings to light some of the lost relics of animation history with his new book, Twice the First: Quirino Cristiani and the Animated Feature Film. Unlike other works, however, Bendazzi focuses on the growth of animation in...

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  • The Luck Of Friendship - The Letters Of...


    In December 1942, two guests at a Lincoln Kirstein mixer bonded over their shared love of Hart Crane's poetry. One of them was James Laughlin, the founder of a small publishing company called New Directions, which he had begun only seven years...

  • An Uncommon Reader - A Life Of Edward Garnett...

    Smith, Helen

    A penetrating biography of the most important English-language editor of the early twentieth centuryDuring the course of a career spanning half a century, Edward Garnett--editor, critic, and reader for hire--would become one of the most influential...

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  • The Life And Correspondence Of Major...

    Cartwright, John

    Excerpt from The Life and Correspondence of Major Cartwright, Vol. 1 of 2 Correspondence with Lord Howe, containing his mo tives for declining to accompany his Lordship. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and...

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  • Letters To Vera


    No marriage of a major twentieth-century writer is quite as beguiling as that of Vladimir Nabokov's to Vera Slonim. She shared his delight at the enchantment of life's trifles and literature's treasures, and he rated her as having the best and...

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  • Scholae Academicae - Some Account Of The...


    Excerpt from Scholae Academicae: Some Account of the Studies at the English Universities in the Eighteenth Century NO one who has any experience of the working and life of Cambridge can be ignorant how completely we have been removed from Cambridge...

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  • The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 43: 11...


    After the congressional session ends, Jefferson leaves Washington and goes home to Monticello, where his ailing daughter Mary dies on 17 April. Among the letters of condolence he receives is one from Abigail Adams that initiates a brief resumption of...

  • Literary Industries - A Memoir (Classic...

    Bancroft,Hubert Howe

    Excerpt from Literary Industries: A Memoir Then came the idea Of California - at that time a very general one among spirited youths. But whereas the ma jority who went to California did so with the sole purpose of making money by mining, Hubert Howe...

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  • California Life - Illustrated (Classic...

    Taylor, William

    Excerpt from California Life: Illustrated God's two leading Modes of Evangelizing the World Importance of Foreign Missions A. M. Brown - A Persecutor Dying with Chol era in Constantinople Picked up by a Missionary Converted A Preacher - Sent to the...

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  • David McCullough: The Presidential...

    Mccullough, David

    From 'one of our most gifted living writers' (The Washington Post), this collection includes David McCullough's masterful biographies of three great presidents: John Adams, Harry S. Truman, and Theodore Roosevelt. Both John Adams and Truman won the...

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  • Life Of John, Lord Campbell, Lord High...

    Campbell, John

    Excerpt from Life of John, Lord Campbell, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain, 1881, Vol. 1 of 2: Consisting of a Selection From His Autobiography, Diary, and Letters All remarks or comments of my own I have avoided, feeling' that it would be...

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  • Jo Malone - My Story

    Malone, Jo

    Known around the world for her eponymous brand of fragrances and her latest venture, Jo Loves, Jo Malone tells the 'inspiring, courageous, and brutally honest' (Nylon) story of her rise from humble beginnings to beloved business success. Jo Malone...

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  • Schlesinger - The Imperial Historian


    Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. (1917-2007), known today as the architect of John F. Kennedy's presidential legacy, blazed an extraordinary path from Harvard University to wartime London to the West Wing. The son of a pioneering historian--and a two-time...

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  • Venetia, Vol. 2 (Classic Reprint)

    Disraeli, Benjamin

    Excerpt from Venetia, Vol. 2 There are no fits Of caprice SO hasty and so violent as those Of society. Society, indeed, is all passion and no heart. Cadurcis, in allusion to his sudden and singular success, had been in the habit of saying to his...

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  • Diving For Starfish - The Jeweler, The...

    Burns, Cherie

    Both a history of fine jewelry coming out of Paris in the Golden Age and a tour through the secretive world of high-end, privately-sold jewelry, Diving for Starfish is a stylish detective story with a glittering piece of jewelry at its heart. In the...

  • Emanuel Swedenborg's Journal Of Dreams And...

    Swedenborg, Emanuel

    Excerpt from Emanuel Swedenborg's Journal of Dreams and Spiritual Experiences: In the Year Seventeen Hundred and Forty-Four Emanuel Swedenborg, at various periods of his life, was in the habit of keeping a diary. The most extensive and best known of...

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  • John Joseph Mathews - Life Of An Osage Writer

    Snyder, Michael

    John Joseph Mathews (1894-1979) is one of Oklahoma's most revered twentieth-century authors. An Osage Indian, he was also one of the first Indigenous authors to gain national renown. Yet fame did not come easily to Mathews, and his personality was...

  • Whistler - A Life For Art's Sake

    Sutherland, Daniel E

    A major new biography of James McNeill Whistler, one of most complex, intriguing, and important of America's artists This engaging personal history dispels the popular notion of James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) as merely a combative, eccentric, and...

  • Madame Claude - Her Secret World Of Pleasure,...

    Stadiem, William

    The life of Madame Claude, the brilliant and complicated and utterly amoral woman behind the most glamorous and successful escort service in the world.In post-WWII Paris, Madame Claude ran the most exclusive finishing school in the world. Her alumnae...

  • Neil Simon's Memoirs

    Simon, Neil

    The complete memoirs of Neil Simon, the greatest--and most successful--American playwright of all time, the author of such iconic works as Lost in Yonkers, The Odd Couple, Biloxi Blues, and The Goodbye Girl, now with an insightful Introduction by...

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  • Tippi - A Memoir

    Hedren, Tippi

    In this absorbing and surprising memoir, one of the biggest names of classic Hollywood--the star of Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds and Marnie--tells her story, including never-before-revealed experiences on the set of some of the biggest cult films of...

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  • Journals Of Sir John Lauder, Lord...

    Crawford, Donald

    Excerpt from Journals of Sir John Lauder, Lord Fountainhall: With His Observation on Public Affairs and Other Memoranda 1665-1676 Having communicated your letter to him we beg now to state that we shall take immediate steps for getting the work...

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  • First Job

    Buck, Rinker

    The classic coming-of-age memoir from the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Oregon Trail, about a special time in every young adult's life--the first 'real' job out of college. Ask Rinker Buck about his first job, and you'll get the...

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