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The Devil's Harvest

by Jessica Garrison Hachette Books (August 04, 2020)

A gut-wrenching and timely deep-dive into the unbelievable true story of Jose Martinez, a drug cartel hitman responsible for dozens of murders across the forgotten farmlands of California's Central Valley, The...


Pray. Focus. Plan. Execute.

by Larry "S1" Griffin Soul Kontrollaz Production, Inc (August 04, 2020)

From humble beginnings in Waco, Larry "S1" Griffin Jr. has overcome incredible odds to work with some of the most iconic musicians of a generation: Beyonce, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Madonna, and more! His principles...


Burn the Place

by Iliana Regan Scribner (August 04, 2020)

LONGLISTED for the NATIONAL BOOK AWARD

A “blistering yet tender” (Publishers Weekly) memoir that chronicles one chef’s journey from foraging on her family’s Midwestern farm to running her own Michelin-starred...


Queen Victoria

by Lytton Strachey & Kate Reading Spoken Realms (July 28, 2020)

"The girl, the wife, the aged woman, were the same: vitality, conscientiousness, pride, and simplicity were hers to the latest hour."

A remarkably fresh and engaging account of Britain's long-reigning monarch,...


Wild Blueberries

by Peter Damm & Joe Barrett Blackstone Publishing (July 28, 2020)

Some writers look at life with their eyes, others with their heart. In this collection of evocative, funny, and moving stories, Peter Damm does both. These are vignettes of growing up in small town, rural Michigan,...


Hippie Woman Wild

by Carol Schlanger, Henry Winkler, Stefan Rudnicki & Claire Bloom Skyboat Media (July 28, 2020)

A not-so-nice Jewish girl, expelled from Yale Drama during the Vietnam protests, abandons her acting dream to follow the man she loves to an off-the-grid commune in Oregon.

At twenty-three, Carol Schlanger was...


Jayhawk

by Jay A Stout & George L Cooper Casemate (July 20, 2020)

Born in the Philippines to an American father and a Filipina mother, George Cooper is one of the few surviving veteran pilots who saw action over such fearsome targets as Rabaul and Wewak. Not just another flag-waving...


How Life Imitates Sports

by Ira Berkow Sports Publishing (August 04, 2020)

Memorable Stories From a Half Century of Sports Journalism

For the last half century, Pulitzer Prize–winning sportswriter Ira Berkow has been at the center of some of the most memorable moments in sports history....


Fallout

by Lesley M.M. Blume & Fred Sanders Simon & Schuster Audio (August 04, 2020)

New York Times bestselling author Lesley M.M. Blume reveals how one courageous American reporter uncovered one of the deadliest cover-ups of the 20th century--the true effects of the atom bomb--potentially saving...


The Buddhist on Death Row

by David Sheff & Michael Boatman Simon & Schuster Audio (August 04, 2020)

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Boy explores the transformation of Jarvis Jay Masters who has become one of America’s most inspiring Buddhist practitioners while locked in a cell on death...


Your Second Act

by Patricia Heaton Simon & Schuster (July 21, 2020)

An entertaining, inspirational book about second acts in life and reinventing yourself from beloved television actress Patricia Heaton--Emmy Award-winning star of Everybody Loves Raymond, The Middle, and most...


Patriots Twice

by Stephen M. Hood Savas Beatie (July 21, 2020)

The long and bloody American Civil War claimed the lives of more than 700,000 men. When it ended, former opponents worked to rebuild their reunified nation and moved into the future together. Many people will...


Muhammad Ali

by Fiaz Rafiq & Rasheda Ali Arena Sport (July 20, 2020)

Muhammad Ali is one of the most remarkable sports personalities and celebrities of our time. He is a legend who transcended boxing and rose above all sport. A man of mythic proportions, Ali rose to become a...


Signs of Life

by Stephen Fabes Pegasus Books (August 04, 2020)

A young doctor cycles around the world and discovers how societies treat their most vulnerable, in this thought-provoking and witty medical odyssey

When Stephen Fabes left his job as an emergency-room doctor...


My Captain America

by Megan Margulies Pegasus Books (August 04, 2020)

A finely wrought coming-of-age memoir about the author’s relationship with her beloved grandfather Joe Simon, cartoonist and co-creator of Captain America.

In the 1990s, Megan Margulies’s Upper West Side...


Inventory

by Darran Anderson Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 03, 2020)

"Inventory is a remarkable memoir; a work of auto-archaeology, really, in which Darran Anderson disinters his own and his country's hard pasts, shaking life, love and loss out of the objects of his youth in...


Let's Never Talk About This Again

by Sara Faith Alterman Grand Central Publishing (July 28, 2020)

Samantha Irby meets Bettyville in this darkly funny and poignant memoir about love, loss, Alzheimer's, and reviving her father's pornographic writing career from Mortified writer and producer Sara Faith Alterman....


Creating Anna Karenina

by Bob Blaisdell Pegasus Books (August 04, 2020)

The story behind the origins of Anna Karenina and the turbulent life and times of Leo Tolstoy.

Anna Karenina is one of the most nuanced characters in world literature and we return to her, and the novel she propels,...


Seriously Not All Right

by Ron Capps & Shawn Compton Blackstone Publishing (July 14, 2020)

For more than a decade, Ron Capps, serving as both a senior military intelligence officer and as a Foreign Service officer for the US Department of State, was witness to war crimes, ethnic cleansing, and genocide....


Fallout

by Lesley M.M. Blume Simon & Schuster (August 04, 2020)

New York Times bestselling author Lesley M.M. Blume reveals how one courageous American reporter uncovered one of the deadliest cover-ups of the 20th century--the true effects of the atom bomb--potentially saving...


Meghan and Harry

by Lady Colin Cambell Pegasus Books (July 28, 2020)

This blockbuster narrative provides the first behind-the-scenes, authoritative account of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s marriage, by the New York Times bestselling author of Diana in Private.

The fall...


A Lab of One's Own

by Rita Colwell, Sharon Bertsch McGrayne & Jackie Sanders Simon & Schuster Audio (August 04, 2020)

A riveting memoir-manifesto from the first female director of the National Science Foundation about the entrenched sexism in science, the elaborate detours women have taken to bypass the problem, and how to...


Frank Pantridge

by Cecil Lowry Pen and Sword Military (July 30, 2020)

Countless thousands of men and women around the world have good reason to be thankful that Frank Partridge survived three and a half years of brutal Japanese captivity. Had he not, they too would in all probability...


Great Demon Kings

by John Giorno Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 03, 2020)

A rollicking, sexy memoir of a young poet making his way in 1960s New York City

When he graduated from Columbia in 1958, John Giorno was handsome, charismatic, ambitious, and eager to soak up as much of Manhattan's...


Inferno

by Catherine Cho Henry Holt and Co. (August 03, 2020)

"Inferno is a disturbing and masterfully told memoir, but it's also an important one that pushes back against powerful taboos. . ." --The New York Times Book Review

"Explosive" --Good Morning America

"Sublime"...


The Russian Affair

by David Walsh & Michael Fenner Simon & Schuster Audio Uk (July 23, 2020)

It was the story that shocked the world: Russian athletics was revealed to be corrupt from top to bottom, with institutionalised doping used to help the nation's athletes win medals they did not truly deserve....


Big Friendship

by Aminatou Sow & Ann Friedman Simon & Schuster Audio (July 14, 2020)

A close friendship is one of the most influential and important relationships a human life can contain. Anyone will tell you that! But for all the rosy sentiments surrounding friendship, most people don’t...


The Indomitable Florence Finch

by Robert J. Mrazek Hachette Books (July 21, 2020)

The riveting story of an unsung World War II hero who saved countless American lives in the Philippines.

When Florence Finch died at the age of 101, few of her Ithaca, NY neighbors knew that this unassuming Filipina...


Life of a Klansman

by Edward Ball Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 03, 2020)

"A haunting tapestry of interwoven stories that inform us not just about our past but about the resentment-bred demons that are all too present in our society today . . . The interconnected strands of race and...


Too Much and Never Enough

by Mary L. Trump Simon & Schuster Audio (July 14, 2020)

In this revelatory, authoritative portrait of Donald J. Trump and the toxic family that made him, Mary L. Trump, a trained clinical psychologist and Donald’s only niece, shines a bright light on the dark history...


Too Much and Never Enough

by Mary L. Trump Simon & Schuster (July 14, 2020)

In this revelatory, authoritative portrait of Donald J. Trump and the toxic family that made him, Mary L. Trump, a trained clinical psychologist and Donald’s only niece, shines a bright light on the dark history...


Being Lolita

by Alisson Wood Flatiron Books (August 03, 2020)

A dark romance evolves between a high schooler and her English teacher in this breathtakingly powerful memoir about a young woman who must learn to rewrite her own story.

"Have you ever read Lolita?"

So begins...


What Really Happened: The Death of Hitler

by Robert J. Hutchinson Regnery History (August 04, 2020)

Think You Know Everything about the death of Hitler? Think Again.

After World War II, 50 percent of Americans polled said they didn’t believe Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun had committed suicide in their bunker...


My Time to Speak

by Ilia Calderón Atria Books (August 04, 2020)

An inspiring, timely, and conversation-starting memoir from the barrier-breaking and Emmy Award-winning journalist Ilia Calderón--the first Afro-Latina to anchor a high-profile newscast for a major Hispanic...


Shuttle, Houston

by Paul Dye Hachette Books (July 14, 2020)

From the longest-serving Flight Director in NASA's history, comes a revealing first-person account of the high-stakes work of Mission Control and the captivating story of the Space Shuttle program that has redefined...


A Lab of One's Own

by Rita Colwell & Sharon Bertsch McGrayne Simon & Schuster (August 04, 2020)

A riveting memoir-manifesto from the first female director of the National Science Foundation about the entrenched sexism in science, the elaborate detours women have taken to bypass the problem, and how to...


The Answer Is . . .

by Alex Trebek Simon & Schuster (July 21, 2020)

A RECOMMENDED SUMMER READ BY THE NEW YORK TIMES, USA TODAY, TIME, AND NEWSWEEK

Longtime Jeopardy! host and television icon Alex Trebek reflects on his life and career.

Since debuting as the host of Jeopardy!...


Filthy Beasts

by Kirkland Hamill Simon & Schuster Audio (July 14, 2020)

Running with Scissors meets Grey Gardens in this gripping, true riches-to-rags tale of a wealthy family who lost it all and the unforgettable journey of a man coming to terms with his family’s deep flaws and...


Who Is Alex Trebek?

by Lisa Rogak Thomas Dunne Books (July 20, 2020)

After a contestant wrote "We love you, Alex!" as his Final Jeopardy! answer, fans around the world quickly chimed in to proclaim their own love and support for beloved Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek. In the wake...


The Magic of Terry Pratchett

by Marc Burrows White Owl (July 30, 2020)

The Magic Of Terry Pratchett is the first full biography of Sir Terry Pratchett ever written. Sir Terry was Britain’s best-selling living author*, and before his death in 2015 had sold more than 85 million...


To the Lake

by Kapka Kassabova Graywolf Press (August 03, 2020)

The celebrated author of Border explores a mysterious, ancient, and little-understood corner of Europe

Lake Ohrid and Lake Prespa. Two ancient lakes joined by underground rivers. Two lakes that seem to hold both...


Men on Horseback

by David A. Bell Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 27, 2020)

An immersive examination of why the age of democratic revolutions was also a time of hero worship and strongmen

In Men on Horseback, the Princeton University historian David A. Bell offers a dramatic new interpretation...


Is Rape a Crime?

by Michelle Bowdler Flatiron Books (July 27, 2020)

She Said meets Lucky in Michelle Bowdler's provocative debut, telling the story of her rape and recovery while interrogating why one of society's most serious crimes goes largely uninvestigated.

The crime of...


The Hunting of Hillary

by Michael D'Antonio Thomas Dunne Books (July 27, 2020)

The Hunting of Hillary traces how an entire industry of hate, lies, and fear was created to persecute Hillary Clinton for decades and profit from it.

In The Hunting of Hillary, Pulitzer prize winning political...


I You We Them: Volume 1

by Dan Gretton Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 20, 2020)

"I You We Them is a uniquely gripping journey around the landscapes of mass murder." --Philippe Sands, author of East West Street: On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes against Humanity

A Spectator (UK) Best...


Remain in Love

by Chris Frantz St. Martin's Press (July 20, 2020)

Two iconic bands. An unforgettable life.

One of the most dynamic groups of the '70s and '80s, Talking Heads, founded by drummer Chris Frantz, his girlfriend Tina Weymouth, and lead singer David Byrne, burst...


Austen Years

by Rachel Cohen Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 20, 2020)

"A thoroughly authentic, smart and consoling account of one writer's commitment to another." --The New York Times Book Review

"An absolutely fascinating book: I will never read Austen the same way again." --Helen...


Butch Cassidy

by Charles Leerhsen & Pete Simonelli Simon & Schuster Audio (July 14, 2020)

Charles Leerhsen brings the notorious Butch Cassidy to vivid life in this surprising and entertaining biography that goes beyond the movie Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid to reveal a more fascinating and...


The Sensitives

by Oliver Broudy & Holter Graham Simon & Schuster Audio (July 14, 2020)

A compelling exploration of the mysteries of environmental toxicity and the community of “sensitives”--people with powerful, puzzling symptoms resulting from exposure to chemicals, fragrances, and cell phone...


The Other Side of Absence

by Betty O'Neill Impact Press (August 05, 2020)

Betty O’Neill grew up knowing very little about her father, Antoni. She knew that he had fled Poland after World War Two, that he had disappeared overnight when she was just an infant, and that his brief reappearance...