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Widowmaker

by Tim Hillier-Graves Casemate (August 31, 2020)

“Despite everything, I felt very lucky to have flown Corsairs. They were the best, you know, even though it took me sometime to realize this when so many friends died flying them.” (Colin Facer, Corsair...


Mines and Miners of Cornwall and Devon

by Anthony Burton Pen and Sword History (August 30, 2020)

Tin mining has existed in Cornwall and parts of Devon from before the Romans arrived in Britain, this volume which is Anthony Burtons one hundredth book, marks a milestone in the authors writing career.

The book...


VCs of the Second World War

by Stephen Wynn Pen and Sword Military (August 30, 2020)

During the Second World War, the Victoria Cross - the highest honor to be given to British or Commonwealth forces - was awarded on 182 occasions to 181 recipients, 85 of which were bestowed posthumously.

Presented...


Above the Clouds

by Kilian Jornet & Charlotte Whittle HarperOne (August 25, 2020)

"Kilian Jornet is the most dominating endurance athlete of his generation."—NEW YORK TIMES

"Inspiring and humbling"— ALEX HONNOLD

The most accomplished mountain runner of all time contemplates his record-breaking...


Finding Freedom

by Omid Scobie & Carolyn Durand Dey Street Books (August 11, 2020)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * #1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

The first, epic and true story of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s life together, finally revealing why they chose to pursue a more independent...


Arsenal

by Anton Rippon White Owl (July 30, 2020)

Arsenal: The Story of a Football Club in 101 Lives tells the history of the Gunners through the biographies of key individuals associated with the club from its formation in the gas-lit days of Victorian Britain...


Avoid the Day

by Jay Kirk & Andrew Eiden HarperAudio (July 28, 2020)

"Avoid the Day truly seems to me to push nonfiction memoir as far as it can go without it collapsing into a singularity and I am at a loss for words. You are just going to have to read it." -Helen Macdonald,...


The Poetry of Strangers

by Brian Sonia-Wallace & Graham Halstead HarperAudio (June 30, 2020)

It might surprise you who's a fan of poetry -- when it meets them where they are.

Before he became an award-winning writer and poet, Brian Sonia-Wallace set up a typewriter on the street with a sign that said...


Yeah, No. Not Happening.

by Karen Karbo HarperAudio (May 19, 2020)

The author of the acclaimed, bestselling In Praise of Difficult Women delivers a hilarious feminist manifesto that encourages us to reject "self-improvement" and instead learn to appreciate and flaunt our complex,...


Warhol

by Blake Gopnik & Graham Halstead HarperAudio (April 28, 2020)

The definitive biography of a fascinating and paradoxical figure, one of the most influential artists of his--or any--age.

To this day, mention the name "Andy Warhol" to almost anyone and you'll hear about his...


Muslim Women Are Everything

by Seema Yasmin HarperAudio (April 28, 2020)

A collection of riveting, inspiring, and stereotype-shattering stories that reveal the beauty, diversity, and strength of Muslim women both past and present.

Tired of seeing Muslim women portrayed as weak, sheltered,...


Love Without Borders

by Angela Braniff HarperAudio (April 28, 2020)

From the founder of This Gathered Nest YouTube channel, an uplifting story of Angela Braniff's unusual path to becoming the mother to seven children through various methods of adoption and biological approaches,...


Growing Old

by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas & Sara Sheckells HarperAudio (April 28, 2020)

From the revered author of the bestselling The Hidden Life of Dogs, a witty, engaging, life-affirming account of the joy, strength, and wisdom that comes with age.

Elizabeth Marshall Thomas has spent a lifetime...


Copper, Iron, and Clay

by Sara Dahmen & Laurie Catherine Winkel HarperAudio (April 28, 2020)

A gorgeous love letter to our most revered cookware--copper pots, cast-iron skillets, and classic stoneware--and the artistry and workmanship behind them, written by an expert craftsperson, perhaps the only...


War for Eternity

by Benjamin R. Teitelbaum & Robert Petkoff HarperAudio (April 21, 2020)

An explosive and unprecedented inside look at Steve Bannon's entourage of global powerbrokers and the hidden alliances shaping today's geopolitical upheaval.

In 2015, Bloomberg News named Steve Bannon "the most...


Hell and Other Destinations

by Madeleine Albright HarperAudio (April 14, 2020)

Six-time New York Times bestselling author and former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright--one of the world's most admired and tireless public servants--reflects on the final stages of one's career, and...


The Princess Pocahontas

by Virginia Watson Lm Publishers (April 07, 2020)

This book deals with the history of Pocahontas.

To most of us who have read of the early history of Virginia only in our school histories, Pocahontas is merely a figure in one dramatic scene—her rescue of...


Seneca : Story of the Philosopher, Dramatist and Roman Statesman

by Elbert Hubbard & H. E. Butler Lm Publishers (April 07, 2020)

This book deals with the story of Seneca who was one of the eminent Latin writers and philosophers of the Silver Age. Young, he was fascinated with the philosophical thoughts of the Stoics, to which sect he...


Nothing General About It

by Maurice Benard HarperAudio (April 07, 2020)

"This shocking true story is General Hospital on anabolic steroids." -- Mehmet Oz, M.D., Emmy Award-winning host of The Dr. Oz Show

The Emmy Award-winning star of General Hospital chronicles his astonishing...


Story of Aesop : the Inventor of Fables

by Roger l’Estrange & Al Lmp–History and Civilization Coll (April 03, 2020)

This book deals with the history of Aesop, the inventor of fables.

"Famous for his Fables, Aesop was a native of Phrygia, in Asia Minor, and flourished in the time of Solon, about 560 B. C. A life of him was...


Wine Girl

by Victoria James HarperAudio (March 24, 2020)

An affecting memoir from the country's youngest sommelier, tracing her path through the glamorous but famously toxic restaurant world

At just twenty-one, the age when most people are starting to drink (well,...


Ride the Devil's Herd

by John Boessenecker & Stephen Graybill Harlequin Audio (March 17, 2020)

The little-known story of how a young Wyatt Earp, aided by his brothers, defeated the Cowboys, the Old West's biggest outlaw gang.

Wyatt Earp is regarded as the most famous lawman of the Old West, best known...


Wanderlust, USA

by Flula Borg HarperAudio (March 10, 2020)

Conan fan favorite and eccentric YouTube personality Flula Borg presents his first audiobook, a full-length travel-adventure through America's most coveted cultural events! 

Flula Borg's fascination with America...


Find Your Path

by Carrie Underwood, Eve Overland & Cara Clark HarperAudio (March 03, 2020)

"I want to be healthy and fit 52 weeks of the year, but that doesn't mean I have to be perfect every day. This philosophy is a year-round common-sense approach to health and fitness that involves doing your...


82 Days on Okinawa

by Art Shaw, Robert L. Wise & Jim Seybert HarperAudio (March 03, 2020)

In celebration of the 75th anniversary, a riveting first-hand account of the Battle of Okinawa--the Pacific War's "bloodiest battle of all" (New York Times)--from the first officer ashore, who served at the...


Strung Out

by Erin Khar & Jayme Mattler Harlequin Audio (February 25, 2020)

"This is a story she needed to tell; and the rest of the country needs to listen."

-- New York Times Book Review

"This vital memoir will change how we look at the opioid crisis and how the media talks about it....


A Patriot's Calling

by Lt Colonel Dan Rooney & John Pruden HarperAudio (February 25, 2020)

A decorated fighter pilot and PGA professional tells the story of his life and service--to both his nation and others--in this remarkable memoir that is a stirring record of faith, patriotism, family, philanthropy,...


Scratched

by Elizabeth Tallent & Caroline Turner Cole HarperAudio (February 25, 2020)

"Reading Scratched gave me the feeling of standing very close to a blazing fire. It is that brilliant, that intense, and one of the finest explorations I know of what it means to be a woman and an artist."...


Short Life in a Strange World

by Toby Ferris & Jot Davies HarperAudio (February 25, 2020)

Sure to be hailed alongside H is for Hawk and The Hare with Amber Eyes, an exceptional work that is at once an astonishing journey across countries and continents, an immersive examination of a great artist's...


Citizen Reporters

by Stephanie Gorton & Maggi-Meg Reed HarperAudio (February 18, 2020)

A fascinating history of the rise and fall of influential Gilded Age magazine McClure's and the two unlikely outsiders at its helm--as well as a timely, full-throated defense of investigative journalism in...


As Needed for Pain

by Dan Peres & Joe Hempel HarperAudio (February 11, 2020)

In the vein of Mary Karr's Lit, Augusten Burroughs' Dry and Sarah Hepola's Blackout, As Needed for Pain is a raw and riveting--and often wryly funny--addiction memoir from one of New York media's most accomplished...


The House of Yan

by Lan Yan & Angela Lin HarperAudio (January 28, 2020)

Through the sweeping cultural and historical transformations of China, entrepreneur Lan Yan traces her family's history through early 20th Century to present day.

The history of the Yan family is inseparable...


Children of the Land

by Marcelo Hernandez Castillo & Tim Andres Pabon HarperAudio (January 28, 2020)

An Entertainment Weekly Most Anticipated Book of 2020

This unforgettable memoir from a prize-winning poet about growing up undocumented in the United States recounts the sorrows and joys of a family torn apart...


My War Criminal

by Jessica Stern & Suzie Althens HarperAudio (January 28, 2020)

An investigation into the nature of violence, terror, and trauma through conversations with a notorious war criminal and hero to white nationalists.

Between October 2014 and November 2016, global terrorism expert...


Early

by Sarah DiGregorio & Ann Marie Gideon HarperAudio (January 28, 2020)

Inspired by the author's harrowing experience giving birth to her premature daughter, a compelling and empathetic work that combines memoir with rigorous reporting to tell the story of neonatology--and to meditate...


The Self-Care Solution

by Jennifer Ashton HarperAudio (December 30, 2019)

ABC's chief medical correspondent helps you ring in the New Year right with a resolution that's actually doable: a year-long plan to improve your emotional and physical health--from giving up alcohol to doing...


Mary Ball Washington

by Craig Shirley & Kirsten Potter HarperAudio (December 03, 2019)

The Mother of the Father of our Country.

Mary Ball Washington was an unlikely candidate to be the mother of history's most famous revolutionary. In fact, George Washington's first fight for independence was from...


My Penguin Year

by Lindsay McCrae HarperAudio (November 12, 2019)

An unprecedentedly intimate portrait of an emperor penguin colony in Antarctica, by a Bafta Award-winning BBC director of photography who observed these extraordinary birds for a year.  This is the ultimate...


French Kids Eat Everything

by Karen Le Billon & Cris Dukehart HarperAudio (November 05, 2019)

French Kids Eat Everything is a wonderfully wry account of how Karen Le Billon was able to alter her children's deep-rooted, decidedly unhealthy North American eating habits while they were all living in France....


Finding Chika

by Mitch Albom HarperAudio (November 05, 2019)

Best-selling author Mitch Albom returns to nonfiction for the first time in more than a decade in this poignant memoir that celebrates Chika, a young Haitian orphan whose short life would forever change his...


Around the World in 60 Seconds

by Nuseir Yassin HarperAudio (November 05, 2019)

60 seconds.

That's how long it takes to dispel stereotypes in Mexico. Throw a house party for strangers in Israel. Change perspectives in Nebraska. Make friends in Japan. And connect millions of people all over...


Grit & Grace

by Tim McGraw & Eric G. Dove HarperAudio (November 05, 2019)

From Grammy-Award winning music superstar and actor Tim McGraw comes a one-of-a kind lifestyle audiobook that melds his personal fitness transformation story with practical advice to inspire healthy changes...


Moving Forward

by Karine Jean-Pierre Harlequin Audio (November 05, 2019)

"One of the most important voices of her generation." --Joy-Ann Reid

"A useful roadmap for all of us about how to make a difference." --David Axelrod

"Moving Forward will inspire you." --Valerie Jarrett

An inspiring...


The Contender

by William J. Mann & Will Damron HarperAudio (October 15, 2019)

Based on new and revelatory material from Brando's own private archives, an award-winning film biographer presents a deeply-textured, ambitious, and definitive portrait of the greatest movie actor of the twentieth...


Where I Come From

by Aaron Sanchez Abrams Press (September 30, 2019)

America’s most prominent Latino chef shares the story behind his food, his family, and his professional journey 

Before Chef Aaron Sanchez rose to fame on shows like MasterChef and Chopped, he was a restless...


Joe Biden

by Jules Witcover & Jason Culp HarperAudio (September 24, 2019)

Newly updated, the definitive biography of the forty-seventh Vice President of the United States, Joe Biden, which examines the fascinating life of a man who has shaped Washington politics for more than four...


For the Record

by David Cameron HarperAudio (September 24, 2019)

David Cameron was elected Conservative leader in 2005, promising to modernize the party following its three successive electoral defeats. He became Prime Minister in 2010, forming Britain's first coalition government...


Lost Child

by Torey Hayden & Lucy Rayner HarperAudio (September 24, 2019)

The first new book from beloved therapist and writer Torey Hayden in almost fifteen years--an inspiring, uplifting tale of a troubled child and the remarkable woman who made a difference.

In a forgotten corner...


Sontag

by Benjamin Moser & Tavia Gilbert HarperAudio (September 17, 2019)

The definitive portrait of one of the American Century's most towering intellectuals: her writing and her radical thought, her public activism and her hidden private face.

No writer is as emblematic of the American...


Modoc

by Ralph Helfer & Adam Verner HarperAudio (September 10, 2019)

A captivating true story of loyalty, friendship, and high adventure that spans several decades and three continents, Modoc is one of the most remarkable true stories ever told, perfect for fans of The Zookeeper's...