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Becoming a Man: Half a Life Story
Becoming a Man: Half a Life Story
by Paul Monette
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The critically and popularly acclaimed coming of age/coming out story from the author of Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir. "Witty as it is anguished and as full of understanding as of anger, this is Monette's best book... (read more)

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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (Dover Thrift Editions)
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (Dover Thrift Editions)
by Benjamin Franklin
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One of the most popular works of American literature, this charming self-portrait has been translated into nearly every language. It covers Franklin's life up to his prewar stay in London as representative of the Pennsylvania Assembly, including his... (read more)

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Growing Up
Growing Up
by Russell Baker
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Russell Baker is the 1979 Pulitzer Prize winner for Distinguished Commentary and a columnist for The New York Times. This book traces his youth in the mountains of rural Virginia. When Baker was only five, his father died. His mother, strong-willed and... (read more)

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Abigail Adams (92 Edition)
Abigail Adams (92 Edition)
by Jean Brown Wagoner
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Using simple language that beginning readers can understand, this lively, inspiring, and believable biography looks at the childhood of Abigail Adams. Illustrated throughout.... (read more)

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The Old Man and the Swamp: A True Story about My Weird Dad, a Bunch of Snakes, and One Ridiculous Road Trip
The Old Man and the Swamp: A True Story about My Weird Dad, a Bunch of Snakes, and One Ridiculous Road Trip
by John Sellers
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Another winner from John Sellers, author of Perfect from Now On: How Indie Rock Saved My Life. This true story about his swampy snake-wrangling adventure with his aging father is hilarious and heartwarming.... (read more)

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Soulmates
Soulmates
by Jess Stearn
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Unlimited, unconditional, unending love.  Is it fantasy or reality? In this extraordinary and fascinating book, bestselling author Jess Stearn reveals that perfect love does exist--that you can find it, experience it . . . and with it, change your... (read more)

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Madam Secretary: A Memoir
Madam Secretary: A Memoir
by Madeleine Albright
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Now in paperback: the "New York Times" bestselling memoir of former secretary of state Madeleine Albright. Includes a new Preface written especially for this edition.... (read more)

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Paris to the Moon
Paris to the Moon
by Adam Gopnik
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Paris. The name alone conjures images of chestnut-lined boulevards, sidewalk cafés, breathtaking façades around every corner — in short, an exquisite romanticism that has captured the American imagination for as long as there have been Americans.... (read more)

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Pierre Curie: With Autobiographical Notes by Marie Curie
Pierre Curie: With Autobiographical Notes by Marie Curie
by Marie Curie
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"A delightful book. It marks one of the few instances in which the proverbial humdrum life of the student of physical science, together with the more austere ideals, have been made intelligible." — The New York Times Nobel laureate Marie Curie... (read more)

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To School Through the Fields: An Irish Country Childhood
To School Through the Fields: An Irish Country Childhood
by Alice Taylor
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Looks at childhood in the Irish countryside, with a look at life in an earlier time, with its rituals of religion and antics of local characters. For the author of this book, childhood was on a farm in Newmarket, County Cork, in the 1940s and 50s.... (read more)

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Cucumbers Have Thorns and Snakes Love Strawberries
Cucumbers Have Thorns and Snakes Love Strawberries
by Janice E Sullivan
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As a 5 year-old child, Janice could have never known what mayhem and destruction her life would lead her to. Riddled by tragedy and death, she would find herself back in the arms of the man who had taken her virginity at the age of five. A man whose life... (read more)

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Get to the Heart
Get to the Heart
by Barbara Mandrell
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To her millions of fans around the world she is beautiful, blond, and talented. A multifaceted performer whose music strikes a chord of truth. A loving wife and mother whose traditional values and tremendous faith touch the heart. But in September 1984... (read more)

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What the Dog Did: Tales from a Formerly Reluctant Dog Owner
What the Dog Did: Tales from a Formerly Reluctant Dog Owner
by Emily Yoffe
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"The best dog books are as much about people as they are about dogs, and What the Dog Did is one of the best."--Jon Katz, author of The Dogs of Bedlam Farm Dave Barry meets The Secret Lives of Dogs in Emily Yoffe's funny and insightful look at all things... (read more)

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A Book of Reasons
A Book of Reasons
by John Vernon
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In this "heartwarming tale of brotherly love" (WALL STREET JOURNAL), John Vernon "lifts us high, confronting basic questions about the nature of existence itself and the peculiar objects that sustain this transient life" (Jay Parini). When his reclusive... (read more)

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Running with Angels
Running with Angels
by Pamela H Hansen
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Pamela Hansen shares both her struggles and her success, using the marathon race as a metaphor for facing life's challenges. She candidly discusses the pain of living with obesity and the hopelessness that accompanies it.... (read more)

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The Sign of the Dove: MaryRose's Messages from the Other Side
The Sign of the Dove: MaryRose's Messages from the Other Side
by Maryrose Occhino
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In this illuminating book, psychic MaryRose Occhino offers insights into deciphering psychic signs. As she explains, everyone is given messages; all one needs to do is recognize them, understand synchronicity and coincidence-and surrender to it. She also... (read more)

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The Hills of Tuscany: A New Life in an Old Land
The Hills of Tuscany: A New Life in an Old Land
by Ferenc Mate
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The Máté's arrived in Tuscany in the late 1980s knowing no Italian and with only four weeks to search for the country house of their dreams. On their last night there, after having been chased by wild boars and befriended by a country... (read more)

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Once Upon a Wish: True Inspirational Stories of Make-A-Wish Children
Once Upon a Wish: True Inspirational Stories of Make-A-Wish Children
by Rachelle Sparks
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In the last 30 years, the Make-A-Wish Foundation® has granted nearly 300,000 wishes worldwide to children battling life-threatening illnesses, shedding light on worlds darkened by disease and bringing hope to children and their families. With a... (read more)

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Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (05 Edition)
Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (05 Edition)
by Benjamin Franklin
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In 1771, at the age of 65, Benjamin Franklin sat down to write his autobiography, having emerged from the poverty and obscurity in which I was born and bred to a state of affluence and some degree of reputation in the world, and having gone so far... (read more)

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The Future That Brought Her Here: Memoir of a Call to Awaken
The Future That Brought Her Here: Memoir of a Call to Awaken
by Deborah Denicola
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DeNicola's memoir shows her range of intellectual pursuits and spiritual experiences as she battles an inner war between depressive cynicism and faith and shares her lifelong search to heal the trauma of her father's tragic death when she was a teenager.... (read more)

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