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The Moment of Lift

by Melinda Gates Flatiron Books (April 23, 2019)

“The Moment of Lift is an urgent call to courage. It changed how I think about myself, my family, my work, and what’s possible in the world. Melinda weaves together vulnerable, brave storytelling and compelling...


Mentors

by Russell Brand Henry Holt and Co. (April 09, 2019)

Russell Brand explores the idea of mentoring and shares what he's learned from the guidance of his own helpers, heroes and mentors.

Could happiness lie in helping others and being open to accepting help yourself?...


I'm Writing You from Tehran

by Delphine Minoui & Emma Ramadan Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 02, 2019)

A lucid, moving view into an often obscured part of our world, exploring notions of democracy, identity, and the resilience of the human spirit

In the wake of losing her beloved grandfather, Delphine Minoui decided...


The Light Years

by Chris Rush Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 02, 2019)

The Light Years is a joyous and defiant coming-of-age memoir set during one of the most turbulent times in American history

Chris Rush was born into a prosperous, fiercely Roman Catholic, New Jersey family. But...


108 Stitches

by Ron Darling St. Martin's Press (April 02, 2019)

This is New York Times bestselling author and Emmy-nominated broadcaster Ron Darling's 108 baseball anecdotes that connect America’s game to the men who played it.

In 108 Stitches, New York Times bestselling...


How to Think Like a Roman Emperor

by Donald Robertson St. Martin's Press (April 02, 2019)

"This book is a wonderful introduction to one of history's greatest figures: Marcus Aurelius. His life and this book are a clear guide for those facing adversity, seeking tranquility and pursuing excellence."...


All Ships Follow Me

by Mieke Eerkens Picador (April 02, 2019)

An engrossing, epic saga of one family’s experiences on both sides of WWII, All Ships Follow Me questions our common narrative of the conflict and our stark notions of victim and perpetrator, while tracing...


Ladies Who Punch

by Ramin Setoodeh St. Martin's Press (April 02, 2019)

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER

Like Fire & Fury, the gossipy real-life soap opera behind a serious show.

When Barbara Walters launched The View, network executives told her that...


Quest into the Unknown

by Tony Howard Vertebrate Digital (April 04, 2019)

We are all climbing where we are and with the gear we use in no small part due to Tony Howard’s quest for adventure.

Tony Howard rose to fame in 1965 as a member of a group of young climbers from northern England...


PEOPLE Remembering Jackie Kennedy

Next Level Basic

by Stassi Schroeder Gallery Books (April 16, 2019)

Discover how to embrace your best basic self in this laugh-out-loud funny guidebook from the breakout star of Bravo’s hit reality show Vanderpump Rules, perfect for fans of the relatable and entertaining books...


The Storm on Our Shores

by Mark Obmascik Atria Books (April 09, 2019)

“Mark Obmascik has deftly rescued an important story from the margins of our history—and from our countrys most forbidding frontier. Deeply researched and feelingly told, The Storm on Our Shores is a...


From Willard Straight to Wall Street

by Thomas W. Jones Cornell University Press (April 15, 2019)

In stark and compelling prose, Thomas W. Jones tells his story as a campus revolutionary who led an armed revolt at Cornell University in 1969 and then altered his course over the next fifty years to become...


Churchill

by Celia Sandys Skyhorse (April 02, 2019)

The Extraordinary Story of a Young Winston Churchill in the Boer War, as Told by His Granddaughter

In this lively biography of a dashing, brash twenty-five-year-old Churchill, Celia Sandys chronicles her celebrated...


H. H. Holmes

by Adam Selzer Skyhorse (April 02, 2019)

America's first and most notorious serial killer and his diabolical killing spree during the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago, now updated with a new afterword discussing Holmes' exhumation on American Ripper.

H....


Tears of Battle

by Brigitte Bardot, Anne-Cécile Huprelle & Grace McQuillan Arcade (April 02, 2019)

An Account of one Woman's Courage, Caring, and Generosity in the Face of the Inhumane

Brigitte Bardot—a global icon of French cinema—has used her fame to give a voice to those who cannot speak for themselves....


Becoming Boston Strong

by Amy Noelle Roe Skyhorse (April 02, 2019)

Named One of the "Best Nonfiction Books to Read in 2019" by Woman's Day

It’s 2004 and twentysomething Amy Noelle Roe is living by herself in Portland, Oregon, with few friends, little money, and no job. It’s...


Madonna: Like an Icon, Updated Edition

I Miss You When I Blink

by Mary Laura Philpott Atria Books (April 02, 2019)

“I've spent my adult life prowling bookshelves for the modern-day reincarnation of my favorite authors—Nora Ephron, Erma Bombeck, Jean Kerr, and Laurie Colwin—all rolled into one...Good news: I have finally...


Accidental Presidents

by Jared Cohen Simon & Schuster (April 09, 2019)

The strength and prestige of the American presidency has waxed and waned since George Washington. Accidental Presidents looks at eight men who came to the office without being elected to it. It demonstrates...


The Players Ball

by David Kushner Simon & Schuster (April 09, 2019)

“An engrossing microcosm of the internet's Wild West years” (Kirkus Reviews), award-winning journalist David Kushner tells the incredible battle between the founder of Match.com and the con man who swindled...


Unbecoming

by Anuradha Bhagwati Atria Books (March 26, 2019)

A raw, unflinching memoir by a former US Marine Captain chronicling her journey from dutiful daughter of immigrants to radical activist effecting historic policy reform.

After a lifetime of buckling to the demands...


Saving Manno

by Spencer Sekyer Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

An inspiring and uplifting memoir about one small-town teacher’s eye-opening travels around the world and his relentless efforts to rescue a chimp in danger.

As a child, Spencer Sekyer’s world was a simple...


Serving the Servant

by Danny Goldberg Ecco (April 02, 2019)

On the twenty-fifth anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death comes a new perspective on one of the most compelling icons of our time—and the only book written by someone who knew him

In early 1991, top music manager...


American Moonshot

by Douglas Brinkley Harper (April 02, 2019)

As the fiftieth anniversary of the first lunar landing approaches, the award winning historian and perennial New York Times bestselling author takes a fresh look at the space program, President John F. Kennedy’s...


American Spirit

by Taya Kyle & Jim Defelice William Morrow (April 02, 2019)

Sometimes life leads us through painful and lonely territory. But what happens when you see challenge as an opportunity to discover your purpose—and change the world? Join Taya Kyle and thirty-five remarkable...