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Queen Victoria: Twenty-Four Days That Changed Her Life

by Lucy Worsley St. Martin's Press (January 08, 2019)

The story of the queen who defied convention and defined an era

A passionate princess, an astute and clever queen, and a cunning widow, Victoria played many roles throughout her life. In Queen Victoria: Twenty-Four...


Unpresidented

by Martha Brockenbrough Feiwel & Friends (December 04, 2018)

A riveting, meticulously researched, and provocative biography of Donald J. Trump from the author of Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary.

Born into a family of privilege and wealth, he was sent to military school...


Crave

by Christine S. O'Brien St. Martin's Press (November 13, 2018)

“Do you mind that I’m going to be writing a book about the fact that I was hungry?” I asked my mother. “Just tell a good story,” she replied.

Hunger comes in many forms. In her memoir, Crave, Christine...


In Extremis

by Lindsey Hilsum Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 06, 2018)

A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice. Long-listed for the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence. Named a Best Book of 2018 by Esquire and Foreign Policy. An Amazon Best Book of November, the Guardian...


Welcome Home

by Lucia Berlin Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 06, 2018)

"As the case with her fiction, Berlin's pieces here are as faceted as the brightest diamond." --Kristin Iversen, NYLON

NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW EDITORS' CHOICE. Named a Fall Read by Buzzfeed, Vulture, Newsday...


Shotguns and Stagecoaches

by John Boessenecker St. Martin's Press (October 30, 2018)

The true stories of the Wild West heroes who guarded the iconic Wells Fargo stagecoaches and trains, battling colorful thieves, vicious highwaymen, and robbers armed with explosives.

The phrase "riding shotgun"...


Never Quit

by Jimmy Settle & Don Rearden St. Martin's Press (October 30, 2018)

The young adult adaptation of the epic memoir of an Alaskan pararescue jumper, Special Forces Operator, and decorated war hero.

“That Others May Live” is a mantra that defines the fearless men of Alaska’s...


Full Disclosure

by Stormy Daniels & Michael Avenatti St. Martin's Press (October 02, 2018)

Instant New York Times bestseller

"Standing up to bullies is my kind of thing."

How did Stormy Daniels become the woman willing to take on a president?

In this book, Stormy Daniels tells her whole story for the...


The Mamba Mentality

by Kobe Bryant, Phil Jackson, Pau Gasol & Andrew D. Bernstein Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 23, 2018)

The first book from the basketball superstar Kobe Bryant—a lavish, deep dive inside the mind of one of the most revered athletes of all time

In the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe...


When the Killer Man Comes

by George Galdorisi, Paul Martinez & Nicholas Irving St. Martin's Press (October 16, 2018)

The thrilling combat memoir by special operations sniper Paul Martinez, who spent seven years in Special Operations and was a sniper assigned to 3rd Ranger Battalion.

America has one force with the single mission...


Invisible

by Stephen L. Carter Henry Holt and Co. (October 09, 2018)

The bestselling author delves into his past and discovers the inspiring story of his grandmother’s extraordinary life

She was black and a woman and a prosecutor, a graduate of Smith College and the granddaughter...


History vs Women: The Defiant Lives that They Don't Want You to Know

by Anita Sarkeesian, Ebony Adams & T. S. Abe Feiwel & Friends (October 02, 2018)

Rebels, rulers, scientists, artists, warriors and villains

Women are, and have always been, all these things and more.

Looking through the ages and across the globe, Anita Sarkeesian, founder of Feminist Frequency,...


True Indie

by Don Coscarelli St. Martin's Press (October 02, 2018)

From Don Coscarelli, the celebrated filmmaker behind many cherished cult classics comes a memoir that's both revealing autobiography and indie film crash course.

Best known for his horror/sci-fi/fantasy films...


Riding High

by Ruth Zukerman St. Martin's Press (October 02, 2018)

From the co-founder of Flywheel and SoulCycle comes a story of perseverance and success.

“Ruth Zukerman is an inspiration. She somehow had a keen sense that indoor cycling was going to be a huge trend and she...


Hiking with Nietzsche

by John Kaag Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 25, 2018)

"A stimulating book about combating despair and complacency with searching reflection." --Heller McAlpin, NPR.org

Named a Best Book of 2018 by NPR. One of Lit Hub's 15 Books You Should Read in September and...


Heart: A History

by Sandeep Jauhar Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 18, 2018)

The bestselling author of Intern and Doctored tells the story of the thing that makes us tick

For centuries, the human heart seemed beyond our understanding: an inscrutable shuddering mass that was somehow the...


Frank and Al

by Terry Golway St. Martin's Press (September 11, 2018)

"This is history told the old-fashioned way. The book is only as long as it needs to be, the adroit narrative full of heroes (Smith, Roosevelt, big-city Democratic bosses) and villains (William Randolph Hearst,...


The Man I Never Met

by Adam Schefter & Michael Rosenberg St. Martin's Press (September 04, 2018)

A powerful true story of loss and hope by one of the biggest names in sports media.

On September 11, 2001, Joe Maio went to work in the north tower of the World Trade Center. He never returned, leaving behind...


Live Long And . . .

by William Shatner & David Fisher St. Martin's Press (September 04, 2018)

Star Trek legend and veteran author William Shatner discusses the meaning of life, finding value in work, and living well whatever your age.

"I have always felt," William Shatner says early in his newest memoir,...


Navy SEALs: Mission at the Caves

by Brandon Webb & Thea Feldman Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (August 28, 2018)

In Navy SEALs: Mission at the Caves, the first book in the Special Operations Files series, highly decorated former Navy SEAL Brandon Webb tells his incredible true story.

Brandon Webb is a Navy SEAL on a mission...


Marilyn Monroe

by Charles Casillo St. Martin's Press (August 14, 2018)

Based on new interviews and research, this ground-breaking biography explores the secret selves behind Marilyn Monroe’s public facades.

Marilyn Monroe. Her beauty still captivates. Her love life still fascinates....


Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret

by Craig Brown Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 07, 2018)

“Rollicking, irresistible, un-put-downable . . . For anyone . . . who swooned to Netflix’s The Crown, this book will be manna from heaven.” —Hamish Bowles, Vogue

Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret...


A Future of Faith

by Pope Francis, Dominique Wolton & Jorge Mario Bergoglio St. Martin's Press (August 07, 2018)

Pope Francis met with French reporter and sociologist Dominique Wolton for an unprecedented series of twelve fascinating and timely conversations—open dialogues revolving around the political, cultural, and...


The Husband Hunters

by Anne De Courcy St. Martin's Press (August 07, 2018)

A deliciously told group biography of the young, rich, American heiresses who married into the impoverished British aristocracy at the turn of the twentieth century – The real women who inspired Downton Abbey...


South Toward Home

by Julia Reed & Jon Meecham St. Martin's Press (July 31, 2018)

In considering the pleasures and absurdities of her native culture, Julia Reed quotes another Southern writer, Willie Morris, who said, “It’s the juxtapositions that get you down here.” These juxtapositions...


The King's Assassin

by Benjamin Woolley St. Martin's Press (July 17, 2018)

An absorbing account of the conspiracy to kill King James I by his handsome lover, the Duke of Buckingham, an historical crime that has remained hidden for 400 years.

The rise of George Villiers from minor gentry...


Unbeaten

by Mike Stanton Henry Holt and Co. (June 26, 2018)

From the bestselling author of The Prince of Providence, a revelatory biography of Rocky Marciano, the greatest heavyweight champion of all time.

The son of poor Italian immigrants, with short arms and stubby...


The Race to Save the Romanovs

by Helen Rappaport St. Martin's Press (June 26, 2018)

In this international bestseller investigating the murder of the Russian Imperial Family, Helen Rappaport embarks on a quest to uncover the various plots and plans to save them, why they failed, and who was...


Marie Curie

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (May 30, 2018)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life and career of Marie Curie in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the life and work of Marie...


Black Klansman

by Ron Stallworth Flatiron Books (June 05, 2018)

The New York Times Bestseller!

The extraordinary true story and basis for the major motion picture BlacKkKlansman, written and directed by Spike Lee, produced by Jordan Peele, and starring John David Washington...


What Truth Sounds Like

by Michael Eric Dyson St. Martin's Press (June 05, 2018)

Named a 2018 Notable Work of Nonfiction by The Washington Post

NOW A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Winner, The 2018 Southern Book Prize

NAMED A BEST/MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF 2018 BY: Chicago Tribune • Time •...


The Shadow Emperor

by Alan Strauss-Schom St. Martin's Press (May 29, 2018)

A breakout biography of Louis-Napoleon III, whose controversial achievements have polarized historians.

Considered one of the pre-eminent Napoleon Bonaparte experts, Pulitzer Prize-nominated historian Alan Strauss-Schom...


Butterfly

by Yusra Mardini St. Martin's Press (May 15, 2018)

The inspiring story of how one woman saved fellow refugees from drowning—and how she went on to become an Olympic swimmer.

When young Syrian refugee Yusra Mardini realized her boat's engine shut down as she...


Madame Claude

by William Stadiem St. Martin's Press (May 15, 2018)

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...


Birds of a Feather

by Lorin Lindner St. Martin's Press (May 15, 2018)

"This true story will twist your heart like a sponge and renew your faith in the world." —Lee Woodruff, co-author with Bob Woodruff of the New York Times bestseller In an Instant

"A heartwarming book." —...


Robin

by Dave Itzkoff Henry Holt and Co. (May 15, 2018)

From New York Times culture reporter Dave Itzkoff, the definitive biography of Robin Williams – a compelling portrait of one of America’s most beloved and misunderstood entertainers.

From his rapid-fire stand-up...


My Country, My Life

by Ehud Barak St. Martin's Press (May 08, 2018)

WINNER OF THE 2018 NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD

The definitive memoir of one of Israel's most influential soldier-statesmen and one-time Prime Minister, Ehud Barak, with insights into forging peace in the Middle...


The Electric Woman

by Tessa Fontaine Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 01, 2018)

A New York Times Editors' Choice; A Southern Living Best Book of 2018; An Amazon Editors' Best Book of 2018; A Refinery29 Best Book of 2018; A New York Post Most Unforgettable Book of 2018

"Fascinating." Vogue...


The Lambs

by Carole George St. Martin's Press (April 24, 2018)

“An enchanting book—please read.” —Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE; Founder of the Jane Goodall Institute & UN Messenger of Peace

In this touching memoir about the relationship between father, daughter, and animals,...


President Carter

by Stuart E. Eizenstat & Madeleine Albright St. Martin's Press (April 24, 2018)

The definitive history of the Carter Administration from the man who participated in its surprising number of accomplishmentsdrawing on his extensive and never-before-seen notes.

Stuart Eizenstat was at Jimmy...


Richard III

by Chris Skidmore St. Martin's Press (April 24, 2018)

From acclaimed historian Chris Skidmore comes the authoritative biography of Richard III, England’s most controversial king, a man alternately praised as a saint and cursed as a villain.

Richard III is one...


Mr. Lear

by Jenny Uglow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 17, 2018)

A sparkling biography of the poet and artist Edward Lear by the award-winning biographer Jenny Uglow

Edward Lear, the renowned English artist, musician, author, and poet, lived a vivid, fascinating life, but...


A Higher Loyalty

by James Comey Flatiron Books (April 17, 2018)

In his book, former FBI director James Comey shares his never-before-told experiences from some of the highest-stakes situations of his career in the past two decades of American government, exploring what good,...


Loulou & Yves

by Christopher Petkanas St. Martin's Press (April 17, 2018)

No one interested in fashion, style, or the high-flying intrigues of café society will want to miss Christopher Petkanas’s exuberantly entertaining oral biography Loulou & Yves: The Untold Story of Loulou...


Renaissance Woman

by Ramie Targoff Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 17, 2018)

A biography of Vittoria Colonna, confidante of Michelangelo, scion of one of the most powerful families of her era, and a pivotal figure in the Italian Renaissance

Ramie Targoff’s Renaissance Woman tells of...


The Trauma Cleaner

by Sarah Krasnostein St. Martin's Press (April 10, 2018)

Winner of the Victorian Prize for Literature, Sarah Krasnostein’s The Trauma Cleaner: One Woman’s Extraordinary Life in the Business of Death, Decay, and Disaster is the fascinating biography of one of the...


Things That Helped

by Jessica Friedmann Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 10, 2018)

Jessica Friedmann navigates her recovery from postpartum depression in a wide-ranging collection of personal essays

Things That Helped is a memoir in essays, detailing the Australian writer Jessica Friedmann’s...


Giant

by Don Graham St. Martin's Press (April 10, 2018)

A larger-than-life narrative of the making of the classic film, marking the rise of America as a superpower, the ascent of Hollywood celebrity, and the flowering of Texas culture as mythology.

Featuring James...


You Can't Spell Truth Without Ruth

by Mary Zaia St. Martin's Press (April 03, 2018)

Speaking the Ruth to America

Ruth Bader Ginsburg became a Supreme Court Justice in 1993, but her popularity has exploded over the last couple of years as she has been adopted as a modern feminist icon. An octogenarian...


Every Day I'm Hustling

by Vivica A. Fox St. Martin's Press (April 03, 2018)

Vivica A. Fox is a dynamo who has created a lasting career on her own, through sheer, roll-up-your-sleeves DIY hustle. Every Day I'm Hustling is a personal book with a message Fox passionately believes in: that...