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Lean in: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead

Sheryl Sandberg

Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in the United States, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government and industry. This means that women's voices are still not heard equally in the decisions that most affect our lives. In Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg examines why women's progress in achieving leadership roles has stalled, explains the root causes, and offers compelling, commonsense solutions that can empower women to achieve their full potential. (read more)

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Louis XVI: The Silent King

John Hardman

Louis XVI was at the center of the French Revolution, one of the major turning points in world history, but little is known about him. He is often portrayed only as the weak, lazy, and treasonous king dominated by Marie-Antoinette. This new... (read more)

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Teaching the Cat to Sit: A Memoir

Michelle Theall

Nuanced and poignant, heartrending and funny, Michelle Theall’s thoughtful memoir is a universal story about our quest for unconditional love from our parents, our children, and most important, from ourselves. Even when society, friends, the legal... (read more)

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Committed: A Love Story

Elizabeth Gilbert

The #1 New York Times bestselling follow-up to Eat, Pray, Love--an intimate and erudite celebration of love. At the end of her memoir Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert fell in love with Felipe, a Brazilian living in Indonesia. The couple swore eternal... (read more)

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Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly (Updated Edition)

Anthony Bourdain

When Chef Anthony Bourdain wrote "Don't Eat Before You Read This" in The New Yorker, he spared no one's appetite, revealing what goes on behind the kitchen door. In Kitchen Confidential, he expanded that appetizer into a deliciously funny, delectable... (read more)

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The Source of All Things: A Memoir

Tracy Ross

Called “brave and heartbreaking” by Elle and “an extraordinary journey” by People, Tracy Ross’s riveting memoir about abuse, survival, and healing is now available in paperback. Tracy Ross’s adult life has been defined... (read more)

Composers and Musicians
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Dannii Minogue: The Biography


Dannii Minogue is one of the world's most enduring stars. She first appeared on television in the 1970s and has since been a soap actress, a pop singer, a model and a television presenter. More recently she has found a new level of fame and admiration as... (read more)

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Fantastic: The Life of Arnold Schwarzenegger

Laurence Leamer

He has been known as the Austrian Oak, Mr. Universe, and the Terminator. Now he answers to "Governor." From humble beginnings in a small Austrian village, Arnold Schwarzenegger pumped himself into the greatest bodybuilder in history, the biggest movie... (read more)

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