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Biography & Autobiography - Personal Memoirs
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Author: Patricia Hampl
Release Date: April 17, 2018
One of our finest prose stylists celebrates the importance and usefulness of leisure and getting lost in thought

In this beautifully written book, acclaimed author Patricia Hampl offers a literary meditation on the purpose and benefits of cultivating leisure and a life of the mind.
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Author: Jennings Michael Burch
Release Date: April 17, 2018
The heartbreaking, iconic true story of an abandoned little boy's horrific journey through the American foster care system.

One misty evening, Jennings Michael Burch's mother, too sick to care for him, left her eight-year-old son at an orphanage with the words, "I'll be right back.
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Author: Suzy Fincham-Gray
Release Date: April 10, 2018
A moving memoir of a life spent in the company of animals--a veterinarian sheds light on the universal experience of loving, healing, and losing our beloved pets, and the many ways they change our lives.

Suzy Fincham-Gray dreamed of becoming a vet since she was a young girl.
$17.50
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Author: Gregory Pardlo
Release Date: April 10, 2018
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, his first work of prose. a deeply felt memoir of a family's bonds; and a meditation on race, addiction, fatherhood, ambition, and American culture.

The Pardlos were an average, middle-class African American family living in a New Jersey Levittown.
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ISBN: 9780525588689
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Author: Rick Bragg | Narrator: Rick Bragg
Release Date: April 03, 2018
From the beloved, best-selling author of All Over But the Shoutin', a delectable, rollicking food memoir, cookbook, and loving tribute to a region, a vanishing history, a family, and, especially, to his mother, and including 75 mouth-watering Bragg family recipes for classic southern dishes passed down through generations.
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Author: Lucas Mann
Release Date: April 03, 2018
An intimate portrait of a marriage intertwined with a meditation on reality TV that reveals surprising connections and the meaning of an authentic life. A VINTAGE ORIGINAL.

In Lucas Mann's trademark vein--fiercely intelligent, self-deprecating, brilliantly observed, idiosyncratic, personal, funny, and infuriating--Captive Audience is an appreciation of reality television wrapped inside a love letter to his wife, with whom he shares the guilty pleasure of watching "real" people bare their souls in search of celebrity.
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ISBN: 9780525589945
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Author: Samantha Irby | Narrator: Samantha Irby
Release Date: April 03, 2018
Samantha Irby explodes onto the printed page with her debut collection of brand-new essays about trying to laugh her way through failed relationships, being black, taco feasts, bouts with Crohn's disease, and more. Every essay is crafted with the same scathing wit and poignant candor thousands of loyal readers have come to expect from visiting her notoriously hilarious blog, bitchesgottaeat.
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ISBN: 9781524783570
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Author: Anya Yurchyshyn
Release Date: March 27, 2018
A haunting, unforgettable family story about hidden secrets and a daughter’s journey to understand her parents 

Anya Yurchyshyn grew up in a narrow townhouse in Boston, every corner filled with the souvenirs of her parents’ adventurous international travels.
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Author: Ron Guidry
Release Date: March 20, 2018
Hall of Fame New York Yankees pitcher Ron Guidry reccounts his years playing for one of the most storied and celebrated teams in sports history--the World Champion New York Yankees during their heyday in the Bronx Zoo years, with manic manager Billy Martin, cantanerous owner George Steinbrenner, and an ego-driven all-star cast that included everyone from Reggie Jackson and Thurman Munson to Sparky Lyle and Catfish Hunter.
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Author: Alex Wagner | Narrator: Alex Wagner
Release Date: March 13, 2018
A journalist travels the globe searching for answers to the mystery of her own ancestry, along the way raising deeper questions about the American experience of race, immigration, exile, and identity.
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Author: Brian Castner | Narrator: Brian Castner
Release Date: March 13, 2018
In 1789, Alexander Mackenzie traveled the 1125 miles of the immense river in Canada that now bears his name, in search of the fabled Northwest Passage, only to confront impassable pack ice. In 2016, the acclaimed memoirist Brian Castner retraced Mackenzie's route by canoe in a grueling journey -- and discovered the Passage he could not find.
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Author: Duncan Hannah
Release Date: March 13, 2018
A celebrated New York City painter's rollicking and vividly immediate account of his life amid the city's glamorous demimondes in their most vital era as an aspiring artist, roaring boy, dandy, cultural omnivore and far-from obscure object of desire.
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ISBN: 9780525589006
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