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Rebel

by Nick Nolte William Morrow (January 23, 2018)

The legendary icon tells his story—a tale of art, passion, commitment, addiction, as intense and hypnotic as the man himself.

In a career spanning five decades, Nick Nolte has endured the rites of Hollywood...


Louis Botha

by Richard Steyn Jonathan Ball (September 17, 2018)

In A Man Apart Richard Steyn once again brings to life a South African icon. Louis Botha was the first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa, a union he did much to create in the decade after the devastation...


Full Disclosure

by Stormy Daniels & Michael Avenatti St. Martin's Press (October 02, 2018)

Instant New York Times bestseller

"Standing up to bullies is my kind of thing."

How did Stormy Daniels become the woman willing to take on a president?

In this book, Stormy Daniels tells her whole story for the...


When the Killer Man Comes

by George Galdorisi, Paul Martinez & Nicholas Irving St. Martin's Press (October 16, 2018)

The thrilling combat memoir by special operations sniper Paul Martinez, who spent seven years in Special Operations and was a sniper assigned to 3rd Ranger Battalion.

America has one force with the single mission...


Merry Midwinter

by Gillian Monks Unbound (October 04, 2018)

Celebrating midwinter is not about what you buy or how much you spend – it's about your attitude to life. Turn away from the frenetic consumerism of Christmas and rediscover the authentic and meaningful realities...


Last Landlady

by Laura Thompson Unbound (September 06, 2018)

Laura Thompson’s grandmother Violet was one of the great landladies. Born in a London pub, she became the first woman to be given a publican’s licence in her own name and, just as pubs defined her life,...


Tears of the Silenced

by Misty Griffin Mango (September 15, 2018)

Misty Griffin's story ? Surviving child abuse, parental betrayal, sexual assault, and Amish cruelty

A true crime memoir: When Misty was six years old her family started to live and dress like the Amish. Misty...


People Like Me

by Lynn Ruane Gill Books (September 14, 2018)

A force of nature from the day she was born, Lynn Ruane grew up in a loving home in Tallaght, West Dublin. But in her early teens things began to unravel, and she fell into a life of petty crime and chaotic...


Where Has Mommy Gone?: When there is nothing left but memories…

by Cathy Glass Harper Element (September 04, 2018)

The true story of Melody, aged 8, the last of five siblings to be taken from her drug dependent single mother and brought into care.

When Cathy is told about Melody’s terrible childhood, she is sure she’s...


History vs Women: The Defiant Lives that They Don't Want You to Know

by Anita Sarkeesian, Ebony Adams & T. S. Abe Feiwel & Friends (October 02, 2018)

Rebels, rulers, scientists, artists, warriors and villains

Women are, and have always been, all these things and more.

Looking through the ages and across the globe, Anita Sarkeesian, founder of Feminist Frequency,...


Still Spitting at Sixty: From the 60s to My Sixties, A Sort of Autobiography

by Roger Law & Lewis Chester HarperCollins Entertainment (August 30, 2018)

The Puppet Master is back with the inside story.

Written by one half of the Fluck and Law partnership, which produced Spitting Image for many years, this book will catch up with creative spirit Roger Law to...


Hiking with Nietzsche

by John Kaag Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 25, 2018)

One of Lit Hub's 15 Books You Should Read in September

A revelatory Alpine journey in the spirit of the great Romantic thinker Friedrich Nietzsche

Hiking with Nietzsche: Becoming Who You Are is a tale of two philosophical...


Across Boundaries

by Ton Vosloo Jonathan Ball (August 24, 2018)

Ton Vosloo’s remarkable career in the media spanned nearly 60 years in South Africa’s history. During this turbulent time, South Africa went through the transition from Afrikaner Nationalist rule to an ANC...


Heart: A History

by Sandeep Jauhar Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 18, 2018)

The bestselling author of Intern and Doctored tells the story of the thing that makes us tick

For centuries, the human heart seemed beyond our understanding: an inscrutable shuddering mass that was somehow the...


Frank and Al

by Terry Golway St. Martin's Press (September 11, 2018)

"This is history told the old-fashioned way. The book is only as long as it needs to be, the adroit narrative full of heroes (Smith, Roosevelt, big-city Democratic bosses) and villains (William Randolph Hearst,...


The Man I Never Met

by Adam Schefter & Michael Rosenberg St. Martin's Press (September 04, 2018)

A powerful true story of loss and hope by one of the biggest names in sports media.

On September 11, 2001, Joe Maio went to work in the north tower of the World Trade Center. He never returned, leaving behind...


Live Long And . . .

by William Shatner & David Fisher St. Martin's Press (September 04, 2018)

Star Trek legend and veteran author William Shatner discusses the meaning of life, finding value in work, and living well whatever your age.

"I have always felt," William Shatner says early in his newest memoir,...


Navy SEALs: Mission at the Caves

by Brandon Webb & Thea Feldman Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (August 28, 2018)

In Navy SEALs: Mission at the Caves, the first book in the Special Operations Files series, highly decorated former Navy SEAL Brandon Webb tells his incredible true story.

Brandon Webb is a Navy SEAL on a mission...


Strindberg and Autobiography

by Michael Robinson Ubiquity Press (January 30, 2018)

This is a book about 19th-century Swedish writer August Strindberg and about the nature of autobiographical writing. In this sensitive and discerning study, Michael Robinson has turned aside from the more traditional...


Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant

by Ulysses S. Grant Standard Ebooks (July 27, 2018)

The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses Simpson Grant are an American classic. In them Grant, the most able General of the Civil War, tells the story of his life and experiences, covering his birth, early youth, military...


Polly Pry

by Julia Bricklin TwoDot (September 01, 2018)

In 1900, the young and beautiful Leonel Ross Campbell became the first female reporter to work for the Denver Post. As the journalist known as Polly Pry, she ruffled feathers when she worked to free a convicted...


Olivia de Havilland and the Golden Age of Hollywood

by Ellis Amburn Lyons Press (September 01, 2018)

This is classic Hollywood history as told through the life and career of one of its most

iconic actresses. The book benefits tremendously from the author's meeting with Olivia de Havilland after he was assigned...


Those Shaibah Blues

by Colin R Mayes Melrose Books (June 20, 2018)

In December 1949, I, as a young man of 18, arrived in a different world – RAF Shaibah, 7 miles or so from Basra in Iraq, to do my (extended) two-year National Service. This book was compiled some twenty years...


She Must Be Mad: the bestselling poetry debut of 2018

by Charly Cox HQ (July 12, 2018)

‘Poetry meets mental health in Charly Cox’s brave and beautiful She Must Be Mad.’ Stylist Magazine ‘Reading this book made me feel less alone.’ Mashable

She Must be Mad explores coming-of-age: the...


Marilyn Monroe

by Charles Casillo St. Martin's Press (August 14, 2018)

Based on new interviews and research, this ground-breaking biography explores the secret selves behind Marilyn Monroe’s public facades.

Marilyn Monroe. Her beauty still captivates. Her love life still fascinates....


Racundra's Third Cruise

by Arthur Ransome Fernhurst Books Limited (May 08, 2018)

Most people know of Arthur Ransome, the author of the classic children’s sailing tale, Swallows & Amazons, and many other books in the same series. But besides his exciting tales of children on the water there...


You Left Early: A True Story of Love and Alcohol

by Louisa Young The Borough Press (June 28, 2018)

‘Extraordinarily powerful’ Emma Thompson

There are a million love stories, and a million stories of addiction. This one is transcendent.

Louisa Young met Robert Lockhart when they were both 17. Their stop-start...


Gazza in Italy

by Daniel Storey HarperCollins (June 21, 2018)

A brilliant, funny and insightful analysis of Paul Gascoigne’s crazy up and downs during his three years at Lazio – a period which shows his entire career in microcosm.

4th July, 1990.

Turin, Italy

England...


A Good Time to be a Girl: Don’t Lean In, Change the System

by Helena Morrissey William Collins (June 05, 2018)

From the founder of the worldwide 30% Club campaign comes a career book for women in a transforming world who don't just want to lean in, but instead, shatter the paradigm as we know it. ‘I absolutely love...


Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret

by Craig Brown Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 07, 2018)

“Rollicking, irresistible, un-put-downable . . . For anyone . . . who swooned to Netflix’s The Crown, this book will be manna from heaven.” —Hamish Bowles, Vogue

Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret...


A Future of Faith

by Pope Francis, Dominique Wolton & Jorge Mario Bergoglio St. Martin's Press (August 07, 2018)

Pope Francis met with French reporter and sociologist Dominique Wolton for an unprecedented series of twelve fascinating and timely conversations—open dialogues revolving around the political, cultural, and...


The Husband Hunters

by Anne De Courcy St. Martin's Press (August 07, 2018)

A deliciously told group biography of the young, rich, American heiresses who married into the impoverished British aristocracy at the turn of the twentieth century – The real women who inspired Downton Abbey...


Fear

by Bob Woodward Simon & Schuster (September 11, 2018)

THE INSIDE STORY ON PRESIDENT TRUMP, AS ONLY BOB WOODWARD CAN TELL IT

With authoritative reporting honed through eight presidencies from Nixon to Obama, author Bob Woodward reveals in unprecedented detail the...


South Toward Home

by Julia Reed & Jon Meecham St. Martin's Press (July 31, 2018)

In considering the pleasures and absurdities of her native culture, Julia Reed quotes another Southern writer, Willie Morris, who said, “It’s the juxtapositions that get you down here.” These juxtapositions...


First Man In: Leading from the Front

by Ant Middleton HarperCollins (May 31, 2018)

NUMBER 1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

No one is born a leader. But through sheer determination and by confronting life’s challenges, Ant Middleton has come to know the meaning of true leadership. In First Man...


Philistines at the Hedgerow

by Steven Gaines Little, Brown and Company (August 07, 2018)

Bestselling author Steven Gaines's "richly entertaining" (People) and juicy social history of the Hamptons.

As one of America's most fabled communities--long a magnet for artists, celebrities, the very rich,...


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...


Walter Hines Page

by John Milton Cooper Jr. The University of North Carolina Press (July 11, 2018)

The varied career of Walter Hines Page affected many facets of the American political and social milieu from the end of Reconstruction through World War I. A North Carolinian, Page was one of the first southerners...


Dr. John Mitchell

by Edmund Berkeley The University of North Carolina Press (July 25, 2018)

This is the first full-length biography of a man who was primarily a botanist but who is best known for his map of North America. He left a well-established medical practice in his native Virginia in 1746 to...


Charles Brantley Aycock

by Oliver Orr The University of North Carolina Press (July 25, 2018)

Orr traces Aycock's growth from farm boy to practicing lawyer and on to that final eminence in which his fame spread beyond the state in connection with his brilliant oratory, his interest in public education,...


Walter Clark

by Aubrey Lee Brooks The University of North Carolina Press (July 11, 2018)

In this life of Walter Clark, the author tells of an antebellum boyhood on a Carolina plantation and a long career of involvement in the bitterest sociopolitical battles the state of North Carolina has known,...


The Four Home Runs Club

by Steven K. Wagner Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 01, 2018)

In all of baseball, one record shines as perhaps the most coveted: four home runs by one player in a single game. If the pinnacle of pitching is the perfect game, then the highpoint of hitting is four home runs,...


Lincoln

by Steven Johnston Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 01, 2018)

The judgment that Abraham Lincoln is the finest president in the history of the United States borders on self-evident. This status tends to disable the very possibility of a more critical understanding or appreciation,...


Princess

by Jane Dismore Lyons Press (June 01, 2018)

In November 2017 the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. As a 13-year-old Princess, she fell in love with Prince Philip of Greece, an ambitious naval cadet, and they married...


William Plumer of New Hampshire, 1759–1850

by Lynn Warren Turner Omohundro Institute and University of North Caroli (June 15, 2018)

This biography of William Plumer--New Hampshire lawyer, politician, senator, and governor--furnishes unique insight into state, local, and national politics in the formative period of party development. Plumer...


The King's Assassin

by Benjamin Woolley St. Martin's Press (July 17, 2018)

An absorbing account of the conspiracy to kill King James I by his handsome lover, the Duke of Buckingham, an historical crime that has remained hidden for 400 years.

The rise of George Villiers from minor gentry...


Voices from the Past

by Paul Alexander Bartlett Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

Voices from the Past consists of five finely crafted, lyrical novels that portray the inner lives of five extraordinary people: Sappho’s Journal (which includes a preface by Sappho scholar and translator Willis...


The Cryotron Files

by Douglas Buck & Iain Dey Icon Books Ltd (September 13, 2018)

Dudley Buck was a brilliant scientist who developed or invented several early pieces of now-common technology (e.g. microchips, flash drives)in the 1950s. Like his Nobel-winning colleagues, he might have benefitted...


A Beer in the Loire

by Tommy Barnes Muswell Press (September 06, 2018)

Frustrated by a dead end job, fed up with renting in London and the loathsome daily commute and, to cap it all, failing to make it as a stand-up comedian, Tommy Barnes was at breaking point. But he didn’t...


Fighting Back

by Kayla Harrison, Cynthia S. Kaplan & Blaise Aguirre The Guilford Press (April 11, 2018)

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison has always been a fighter--yet as a young teen, no one knew she was also a victim. Combining Kayla's powerful story of sexual abuse by her judo coach with science-based...