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Famous Father Girl

by Jamie Bernstein Harper (June 12, 2018)

The oldest daughter of revered composer Leonard Bernstein offers a rare look at her father on the centenary of his birth—illuminating a man, a city, and an era that defined modern culture—in a deeply intimate...


Undivided

by Vicky Beeching HarperOne (June 12, 2018)

Vicky Beeching, called “arguably the most influential Christian of her generation” in The Guardian, began writing songs for the church in her teens. By the time she reached her early thirties, Vicky was...


Black Klansman

by Ron Stallworth Flatiron Books (June 05, 2018)

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 and Adam Driver.

When detective...


What Truth Sounds Like

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

NOW A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

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

A stunning follow up to New York Times bestseller Tears We Cannot Stop

The Washington Post: "Passionately...


Galaxy Girls

by Libby Jackson Harper Design (June 05, 2018)

Filled with beautiful full-color illustrations, a groundbreaking compendium honoring the amazing true stories of fifty inspirational women who helped fuel some of the greatest achievements in space exploration...


Pregnant at 17

by Christine Conradt HarperCollins (June 05, 2018)

In this action-packed and romantic thriller based on the “can’t pull your eyes away” series on Lifetime, one girl discovers that your life can change in an instant.

Seventeen-year-old Chelsea doesn’t...


Goodbye, Sweet Girl

by Kelly Sundberg Harper (June 05, 2018)

"In her stunning memoir, Kelly Sundberg examines the heart-breaking bonds of love, detailing her near decade-long marriage’s slide into horrific abuse. Sundberg shares her own confusions, fears and empathy...


My Girls

by Todd Fisher William Morrow (June 05, 2018)

A revelatory and touching tribute to the lives of Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds written by the person who knew them best, Todd Fisher’s poignant memoir is filled with moving stories of growing up among...


Sick

by Porochista Khakpour Harper Perennial (June 05, 2018)

Boston Globe's 25 Books We Can't Wait to Read in 2018

Buzzfeed's 33 Most Exciting New Books

Bustle’s 28 Most Anticipated Nonfiction Books of 2018 list

Nylon’s 50 Books We Can’t Wait to Read in 2018

Electric...


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...


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...


First Man

by James R. Hansen Simon & Schuster (May 29, 2018)

Soon to be a major motion picture, this is the first—and only—definitive authorized account of Neil Armstrong, the man whose “one small step” changed history.

When Apollo 11 touched down on the Moon’s...


Adrift  [Movie tie-in]

by Tami Oldham Ashcraft Dey Street Books (May 29, 2018)

New York Times Bestseller

The heart-stopping memoir, soon to be a major motion picture starring Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin, and directed by Baltasar Kormákur (Everest).

“An inspirational and empowering...


Never Lost Again

by Bill Kilday HarperBusiness (May 29, 2018)

As enlightening as The Facebook Effect, Elon Musk, and Chaos Monkeys—the compelling, behind-the-scenes story of the creation of one of the most essential applications ever devised, and the rag-tag team that...


The Restless Wave

by John McCain & Mark Salter Simon & Schuster (May 22, 2018)

In this candid new political memoir from Senator John McCain, an American hero reflects on his life—and what matters most.

“I don’t know how much longer I’ll be here. Maybe I’ll have another five years....


Unbeatable Mind

by Maya Yoshida HarperCollins (May 17, 2018)

‘Resilience can give you strength to keep moving forwards when you are caught in the rain or a storm, and keep you continuing on your journey through life. And it is a strength which resides in everyone.’...


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...


Walking through Fire

by Nawal El Saadawi & Sherif Hetata Zed Books (May 15, 2018)

'Words should not seek to please, to hide the wounds in our bodies, or the shameful moments in our lives. They may hurt, give us pain, but they can also provoke us to question what we have accepted for thousands...


A Daughter of Isis

by Nawal El Saadawi & Sherif Hetata Zed Books (May 15, 2018)

1. Volume one of the autobiography of Nawal El Saadawi, the Arab world's leading feminist.2. Paints a beautifully textured portrait of the childhood that moulded Saadawi into a novelist and fearless campaigner...


Excuse Me While I Slip into Someone More Comfortable

by Eric Poole RosettaBooks (May 15, 2018)

In the great tradition of David Sedaris, David Rakoff, and Augusten Burroughs, memoirist Eric Poole recounts his quirky childhood years in utterly hilarious and painful detail.

In 1977, Eric Poole is a talented...


When the Center Held

by Donald Rumsfeld Free Press (May 15, 2018)

A revealing political memoir of the presidency of Gerald Ford as seen through the eyes of Donald Rumsfeld—the New York Times bestselling author, and Ford’s former Secretary of Defense and Chief of Staff,...


The Secret Life of Bikers

by Jerry Langton HarperCollins Publishers (May 15, 2018)

From the bestselling author of The Hard Way Out and for fans of Sons of Anarchy comes a new book that reveals the cold, dark and dirty secrets of the biker underworld

Hells Angels. Bandidos. Outlaws. Vagos. What...


Mr. X and the Pacific

by Paul J. Heer Cornell University Press (May 15, 2018)

George F. Kennan is well known for articulating the strategic concept of containment, which would be the centerpiece of what became the Truman Doctrine. During his influential Cold War career he was the preeminent...


Pops

by Michael Chabon Harper (May 15, 2018)

“Magical prose stylist” Michael Chabon (Michiko Kakutani, New York Times) delivers a collection of essays—heartfelt, humorous, insightful, wise—on the meaning of fatherhood.

For the September 2016 issue...


American Values

by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Harper (May 15, 2018)

With rich detail, compelling honesty, and a storyteller’s gift, RFK Jr. describes his life growing up Kennedy in a tumultuous time in history that eerily echoes the issues of nuclear confrontation, religion,...


Donald J. Trump

by Conrad Black Regnery Publishing (May 14, 2018)

Conrad Black, bestselling author of Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Champion of Freedom and Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full, turns his attention to his "friend" President Donald J. Trump and provides the most intriguing...


Another Kind of Ordinary

by Pam Cottle Pam Cottle (May 09, 2018)

As a secondary school teacher expecting my third child, I thought I knew what to expect from motherhood and how to deal with most situations. However, I was totally unprepared for what followed as I embarked...


My Country, My Life

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

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 East.

In the summer of 2000, the most decorated...


Paul Simon

by Robert Hilburn Simon & Schuster (May 08, 2018)

A publishing event from music legend Paul Simon: an intimate, candid, and definitive biography written with Simon’s full participation—but without his editorial control—by acclaimed biographer and music...


Emily Bronte

by Nick Holland The History Press (May 07, 2018)

Whilst Emily Bronte wrote only one novel, the mysterious and universally adored Wuthering Heights, she is widely acknowledged as the best poet of the Bronte sisters, and indeed as one of the greatest female...


Anything You Can Imagine: Peter Jackson and the Making of Middle-earth

by Ian Nathan & Andy Serkis HarperCollins (May 03, 2018)

The definitive history of Peter Jackson’s Middle-earth saga, Anything You Can Imagine takes us on a cinematic journey across all six films, featuring brand-new interviews with Peter, his cast & crew. From...


The Life and Rhymes of Benjamin Zephaniah

by Benjamin Zephaniah Scribner UK (May 03, 2018)

*BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week*

Benjamin Zephaniah, who has travelled the world for his art and his humanitarianism, now tells the one story that encompasses it all: the story of his life.

In the early 1980s...


Picturing Identity

by Hertha D. Sweet Wong The University of North Carolina Press (May 02, 2018)

In this book, Hertha D. Sweet Wong examines the intersection of writing and visual art in the autobiographical work of twentieth and -twenty-first century American writers and artists each of whom employ a mix...


The Last Blues Preacher

by Zach Mills Fortress Press (May 01, 2018)

Born in 1925 into a life of sharecropping in Brownsville, Tennessee, Clay Evans was desperate to escape life working for the descendants of plantation owners. At night, he listened to jazz musicians like Cab...


Presidents: Every Question Answered

by Carter Smith Thunder Bay Press (May 01, 2018)

From George Washington to Barack Obama, an entertaining and educational overview of our nation’s chief executives.

The highest office of our country has been a challenging one to occupy, from the times of a...


Carrie Fisher & Debbie Reynolds

by Darwin Porter & Danforth Prince Blood Moon Productions (May 01, 2018)

This is history’s first comprehensive, unauthorized overview of the greatest mother-daughter act in showbiz history, Debbie Reynolds (“hard as nails and with more balls than any five guys I know”) and...


The Electric Woman

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

Tessa Fontaine’s astonishing memoir of pushing past fear, The Electric Woman, follows the author on a life-affirming journey of loss and self-discovery—through her time on the road with the last traveling...


Codename Intelligentsia

by Russell Campbell The History Press (May 01, 2018)

He was the son of a hereditary peer, one of the wealthiest men in Britain. His childhood was privileged; at Cambridge he flourished. At the age of 21 he founded The Film Society, and became a pioneering standard-bearer...


Cold Case: Billy the Kid

by W. C. Jameson TwoDot (May 01, 2018)

In this series, private investigators pick up where the historians left off, taking on a series of major cold cases in history, starting with the mishandling of evidence relating to the life and times of Billy...


Wicked Weird & Wily Yankees

by Stephen Gencarella Globe Pequot Press (May 01, 2018)

Incredible Stories of the Prophets, Vagabonds, Fortune-Tellers, Hermits, Lords, and Poets Who Shaped New England

New England has been a lot of things—an economic hub, a cultural center, a sports mecca—but...


Hillbilly Elegy

by J. D. Vance Harper Paperbacks (May 01, 2018)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER, NAMED BY THE TIMES AS ONE OF "6 BOOKS TO HELP UNDERSTAND TRUMP'S WIN" AND SOON TO BE A MAJOR-MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY RON HOWARD

"You will not read a more important book about...


On Leopard Rock

by Wilbur Smith Zaffre (May 01, 2018)

The first ever memoir from the Number One global bestselling adventure author

Wilbur Smith has lived an incredible life of adventure, and now he shares the extraordinary true stories that have inspired his fiction....


The Incredible True Story of Blondy Baruti

by Blondy Baruti & Joe Layden Simon & Schuster (May 01, 2018)

The inspirational and true rags-to-riches story of how one young boy made it from the war-torn Congolese jungles to America and onto the silver screen, all the while facing extraordinary trials and twists of...


Holding on to Normal

by Alana Somerville Simon & Schuster (May 01, 2018)

A compelling memoir about trying to live meaningfully with illness and triumph beyond it, by breast cancer survivor Alana Somerville, a teacher and mother of two young children.

I looked at all the sick people...


Saving Bobby

by Renee Hodges She Writes Press (May 01, 2018)

When Renee Hodges invited her nephew, Bobby, to come stay with her for a few weeks so he could visit a doctor about his back pain, she knew he was recovering from an addiction to prescription painkillers. She...


Reclaiming Home

by Lesego Malepe She Writes Press (May 01, 2018)

• More than 345,000 Americans travel to South Africa as tourists each year. • There are more than 100 study-abroad programs to South Africa. Both those who have already gone and those planning to go would...


Amateur Hour

by Kimberly Harrington Harper Perennial (May 01, 2018)

An emotionally honest, arresting, and funny collection of essays about motherhood and adulthood...

“Being a mother is a gift.”

Where’s my receipt?

Welcome to essayist Kimberly Harrington’s poetic and funny...