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What Set Me Free (The Story That Inspired the Major Motion Picture Brian Banks)

by Brian Banks Atria Books (July 02, 2019)

Brian Banks, the major motion picture starring Aldis Hodge, Greg Kinnear, and Sherri Shepherd, winner of the audience award at the 2018 LA Film Festival, opens nationwide in 2019!

Discover the unforgettable...


We Speak for Ourselves

by D. Watkins Atria Books (April 23, 2019)

From the row houses of Baltimore to the stoops of Brooklyn, with searing conviction and full compassion, D. Watkins, New York Times bestselling author of The Cook Up and The Beast Side lays bare the voices of...


Rage Becomes Her

by Soraya Chemaly Atria Books (September 11, 2018)

***A BEST BOOK OF 2018 SELECTION***

NPR * The Washington Post * Book Riot * Autostraddle * Psychology Today

***A BEST FEMINIST BOOK SELECTION***

Refinery 29, Book Riot, Autostraddle, BITCH

Rage Becomes Her is...


Long Way Down

by Ewan McGregor & Charley Boorman Atria Books (July 15, 2008)

Eighteen countries. Five shock absorbers.

Two bikers. One amazing adventure...

After their fantastic trip round the world in 2004, fellow actors and bike fanatics Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman couldn't...


Our Damaged Democracy

by Joseph A. Califano Atria Books (February 13, 2018)

“A Washington insider draws on decades of experience to deliver a blistering critique of the state of American government” (Kirkus Reviews) in an authoritative scrutiny of the forces that run our society...


The Fourth Age

by Byron Reese Atria Books (April 24, 2018)

The Fourth Age not only discusses what the rise of A.I. will mean for us, it also forces readers to challenge their preconceptions. And it manages to do all this in a way that is both entertaining and engaging.”...


Run for Something: A Real-Talk Guide to Fixing the System Yourself

by Amanda Litman & Hillary Rodham Clinton Atria Books (October 03, 2017)

The must-have guide for young progressives looking to run for local office, complete with contributions from elected officials and political operatives.

You’ve been depressed since the night of November 8,...


iGen

by Jean M. Twenge Atria Books (August 22, 2017)

As seen in Time, USA TODAY, The Atlantic, The Wall Street Journal, and on CBS This Morning, BBC, PBS, CNN, and NPR, iGen is crucial reading to understand how the children, teens, and young adults born in the...


100 Deadly Skills: Survival Edition

by Clint Emerson Atria Books (October 18, 2016)

From national bestselling author and retired Navy SEAL Clint Emerson comes the essential guide for surviving today’s emergencies—from navigating in the wild to staying alive in any disaster.

These 100 skills,...


Nobody

by Marc Lamont Hill & Todd Brewster Atria Books (July 26, 2016)

Named a Best Book of 2016 by Kirkus Reviews

A New York Times Editor’s Choice

Nautilus Award Winner

“A worthy and necessary addition to the contemporary canon of civil rights literature.” —New York Times...


We: A Manifesto for Women Everywhere

by Gillian Anderson & Jennifer Nadel Atria Books (March 07, 2017)

Urgent and provocative, We: A Manifesto for Women Everwhere is “part self-help, part social theory, centered in the idea that instead of having it ‘all,’ women can live happier, better lives by becoming...


Splitopia

by Wendy Paris Atria Books (March 15, 2016)

Packed with research, insights, and illuminating (and often funny) examples from Paris’s own divorce experience, this book is a “practical and reassuring guide to parting well.” —Gretchen Rubin, author...


Brave Girls

by Stacey Radin & Leslie Goldman Atria Books (January 06, 2015)

“A solid resource for parents and educators” (Kirkus Reviews), Brave Girls is an empowering guide to cultivating confident, passionate, and powerful young leaders during the most formative stage of life:...


What Stands in a Storm

by Kim Cross & Rick Bragg Atria Books (March 10, 2015)

Enter the eye of the storm in this gripping real-life thriller—A Perfect Storm on land—that chronicles America’s biggest tornado outbreak since the beginning of recorded weather: a horrific three-day superstorm...


Impolite Conversations

by Cora Daniels & John L. Jackson Atria Books (September 30, 2014)

When was the last time you said everything on your mind without holding back? In this no-holds-barred discussion of America’s top hot-button issues, a journalist and a cultural anthropologist express opinions...


The Triumph & Tragedy of Lyndon Johnson

by Joseph A. Califano Atria Books (July 01, 2014)

From Lyndon Johnson’s closest domestic adviser during the White House years comes a book in which “Johnson leaps out of the pages in all his raw and earthy glory” (The New York Times Book Review) that’s...


No Place Left to Bury the Dead

by Nicole Itano Atria Books (November 20, 2007)

EVERY DAY in Africa, approximately 7,000 men, women, and children are erased from the face of this planet by the devastating AIDS virus that -- even after more than two and a half decades -- continues to wreak...


100 Deadly Skills

by Clint Emerson Atria Books (October 13, 2015)

A hands-on, practical survival guide from retired Navy SEAL Clint Emerson—adapted for civilians from actual special forces operations—to eluding pursuers, evading capture, and surviving any dangerous situation....


Confederacy of Silence

by Richard Rubin Atria Books (June 15, 2010)

A compelling and vivid portrait of a Deep South community poised between the past and the future, this is the stunning true story of how a young New York writer plunged into a closed Mississippi society, and...


Accountable

by Tavis Smiley & Stephanie Robinson Atria Books (February 17, 2009)

Accountable provides real-life examples of how crucial issues -- including health care, education, the economy, unequal justice, and the environment -- manifest themselves in our communities. The book demonstrates...


The Envy of the World

by Ellis Cose Atria Books (January 29, 2002)

With an eloquence and compassion reminiscent of James Baldwin's Letter to My Nephew, Ellis Cose presents a frank and realistic examination of the daunting challenges facing black men in twenty-first-century...


Flushed

by W. Hodding Carter Atria Books (May 23, 2006)

Hodding Carter writes, "The unsung hero of human history was, of course, the Brain of Drains, the Hub of Tubs, the Power of Showers, the Brewer of Sewers...the humble plumber.... The Irish may have saved civilization,...


Lost World

by Tom Koppel Atria Books (May 11, 2010)

For decades the issue seemed moot. The first settlers, we were told, were big-game hunters who arrived from Asia at the end of the Ice Age some 12,000 years ago, crossing a land bridge at the Bering Strait and...


Dancing with the Wheel

by Sun Bear, Wabun Wind & Crysalis Mulligan Atria Books (June 05, 2012)

The Native American philosophy behind the vision of the Medicine Wheel is that all things and beings on the earth are related and, therefore, must be in harmony for the earth to be balanced. Dancing with the...


HerScopes

by Charlene Lichtenstein Atria Books (July 13, 2010)

Hey, Sister, What's Your Sign?

Has your girlfriend (or ex-girlfriend) ever told you to stop being such a sloppy Sagittarius? Have you ever wanted to crack the shell of the cute but quiet Cancer shelving books...


Rock My Soul

by bell hooks Atria Books (December 31, 2002)

World-renowned scholar and visionary bell hooks takes an in-depth look at one of the most critical issues of our time, the impact of low self-esteem on the lives of black people.

Without self-esteem everyone...


Character Matters

by Thomas Lickona Atria Books (March 10, 2004)

Award-winning psychologist and educator Thomas Lickona offers more than one hundred practical strategies that parents and schools have used to help kids build strong personal character as the foundation for...


Caesars' Wives

by Annelise Freisenbruch Atria Books (November 09, 2010)

In scandals and power struggles obscured by time and legend, the wives, mistresses, mothers, sisters, and daughters of the Caesars have been popularly characterized as heartless murderers, shameless adulteresses,...


Playing by the Rules

by Arnold Palmer & Steve Eubanks Atria Books (June 15, 2010)

It was a moment seen by millions on television. During play at the 1999 Phoenix Open, Tiger Woods had a "loose impediment? removed to play his shot -- an everyday occurrence under golf's rules. But that impediment...


The Coming Global Superstorm

by Art Bell & Whitley Strieber Atria Books (January 23, 2001)

Killer tornadoes. Violent tropical storms. Devastating temperatures. Are these just the prelude to an unprecedented environmental disaster in our near future?

Two of America's leading investigators of unexplained...


The Wonder of Girls

by Michael Gurian Atria Books (January 26, 2002)

Michael Gurian, whose national bestseller The Wonder of Boys presented a radical and enlightening view of parenting sons, now offers a groundbreaking approach to raising daughters.

In The Wonder of Girls, Gurian,...


Confessions of an Heiress

by Paris Hilton, Merle Ginsberg & Jeff Vespa Atria Books (December 01, 2009)

Confessions of an Heiress: A Tongue-in-Cheek Peek Behind the Pose by Paris Hilton with Merle Ginsberg

A Learjet's view of the fast, fun world of PARIS HILTON -- packed with enough photos, advice, and inside scoop...


Not Buying It

by Judith Levine Atria Books (February 28, 2006)

Many of us have tried to call a halt to our spending at one time or another. But what if we decided not to buy anything for a whole year? Obviously, we would need necessities like food and soap, but how would...


What the Drug Companies Won't Tell You and Your Doctor Doesn't Know

by Michael T. Murray Atria Books (June 30, 2009)

Adverse reactions to over-the-counter and prescription drugs are currently estimated to kill more than 100,000 Americans a year (making this the fourth leading cause of death in the United States behind cancer,...


The Will to Change

by bell hooks Atria Books (December 30, 2003)

With the courage, honesty, and compassion that have made her one of America's most provocative authorities on modern culture, bell hooks takes on the interior lives of men and answers their most intimate questions...


Be Careful Who You Love

by Diane Dimond Atria Books (November 15, 2005)

The explosive definitive account of the Michael Jackson saga, chronicling the King of Pop's battles against child molestation charges from 1993 to 2005, from award-winning journalist

Diane Dimond, who broke...


Defending the Damned

by Kevin Davis Atria Books (April 03, 2007)

Chicago was the nation's deadliest city in 2001, recording 666 homicides. For lawyers in the Cook County Public Defender's Office Murder Task Force, that meant a steady flow of new clients. Eight out of ten...


The New Kids

by Brooke Hauser Atria Books (September 20, 2011)

Some walked across deserts and mountains to get here. Others flew in on planes. One arrived after escaping in a suitcase. And some won’t say how they got here.

These are “the new kids”: new to America...


Allah, Liberty and Love

by Irshad Manji Atria Books (April 26, 2011)

In Allah, Liberty and Love, Irshad Manji paves a path for Muslims and non-Muslims to transcend the fears that stop so many of us from living with honest-to- God integrity: the fear of offending others in a multicultural...


Perfect Girls, Starving Daughters

by Courtney E. Martin Atria Books (April 17, 2007)

"Why does every one of my friends have an eating disorder, or, at the very least, a screwed-up approach to food and fitness?" writes journalist Courtney E. Martin. The new world culture of eating disorders and...


The Daughters of Juarez

by Teresa Rodriguez, Diana Montane & Lisa Pulitzer Atria Books (March 27, 2007)

Despite the fact that Juarez is a Mexican border city just across the Rio Grande from El Paso, Texas, most Americans are unaware that for more than twelve years this city has been the center of an epidemic of...


All I Could Bare

by Craig Seymour Atria Books (June 17, 2008)

A FRANK, FUNNY, EXPLICIT, AND INSPIRING MEMOIR ABOUT HOW DANCING NAKED IN GAY CLUBS IN THE NATION'S CAPITAL HELPED A COLLEGE PROFESSOR DISCOVER HIS TRUE SELF.

I felt that I'd made a transformation as surely...


The Shadow Catcher

by Hipolito Acosta & Lisa Pulitzer Atria Books (April 17, 2012)

Living under an assumed identity and risking his life were all in a day’s work for U.S. Government Agent Hipolito Acosta. He worked regularly in high-stakes undercover operations infiltrating Mexico’s murderous...


The Caged Virgin

by Ayaan Hirsi Ali Atria Books (April 25, 2006)

Muslims who explore sources of morality other than Islam are threatened with death, and Muslim women who escape the virgins' cage are branded whores. So asserts Ayaan Hirsi Ali's profound meditation on Islam...


Spy Dust

by antonio Mendez, Jonna Mendez & Bruce Henderson Atria Books (November 07, 2003)

From the author of the Golden Globe winner and Oscar nominated Argo, a true-life thriller set against the backdrop of the Cold War, which unveils the life of an American spy from the inside and dramatically...


Enemies Within

by Matt Apuzzo & Adam Goldman Atria Books (September 03, 2013)

Two Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists take an unbridled look into one of the most sensitive post-9/11 national security investigations—a breathtaking race to stop a second devastating terrorist attack on...


Swingland

by Daniel Stern Atria Books (October 01, 2013)

The wryly amusing and revealing story of one man’s journey into the swinger lifestyle that “transcends most of the usual boundaries of sexuality…and leaves the vanilla world behind” (The New York Times...


Spin This!

by Bill Press & Bill Maher Atria Books (January 03, 2002)

We're all familiar with the warning, "Don't believe everything you see or hear." Bill Press, the popular co-host of CNN's Crossfire, will have you wondering whether you should believe anything at all.

Spin...


The Iraq War Reader

by Christopher Cerf & Micah L Sifry Atria Books (May 15, 2003)

Despite the torrent of coverage devoted to war with Iraq, woefully little attention has been paid to the history of the region, the policies that led to the conflict, and the daunting challenges that will confront...


My American Life

by Price Cobbs Atria Books (September 20, 2005)

Price M. Cobbs, M.D., coauthor, with William H. Grier, of Black Rage -- one of the twentieth century's most profound examinations of black life in America -- has been a witness to some of the most important...