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Children of the Troubles

by Laurel Holliday Atria Books (February 04, 2014)

In this remarkable second book in the Children of Conflict series, Laurel Holliday presents a powerful collection of young people's memories of growing up in the midst of the violence in Northern Ireland known...

Bobby and Jackie

by C. David Heymann Atria Books (August 04, 2009)

From New York Times bestselling author C. David Heymann, an in-depth and controversial look at the much talked about but never fully revealed relationship between Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Robert F. Kennedy....

Notes to the Future: Words of Wisdom

by Nelson Mandela & Desmond Tutu Atria Books (November 20, 2012)

From the heart and soul of visionary Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela, a collection of his most uplifting, time-honored quotes that have inspired our world and offer a path for peace.

“The book that...

The Courage to Hope: How I Stood Up to the Politics of Fear

by Shirley Sherrod & Catherine Whitney Atria Books (August 28, 2012)

In the summer of 2010, Shirley Sherrod was catapulted into a media storm that blew apart her life and her job doing what she’d done for decades: helping poor, hardworking people live the American dream. She...

Darling, I'm Going to Charlie

by Maryse Wolinski Atria Books (February 07, 2017)

An elegant, deeply felt memoir from Maryse Wolinski—journalist and widow of the late cartoonist Georges Wolinski, who died in the terrorist attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo—that is both...

Life Lit by Some Large Vision

by Ossie Davis & Ruby Dee Atria Books (September 26, 2006)

Ossie Davis, the celebrated civil rights activist, actor, writer, and director, is remembered for a film, television, and stage career of more than half a century. His awards include an Emmy Award, an NAACP...


by Ayaan Hirsi Ali Atria Books (February 06, 2007)

In this profoundly affecting memoir from the internationally renowned author of The Caged Virgin and Nomad, Ayaan Hirsi Ali tells her astonishing life story, from her traditional Muslim childhood in Somalia,...

Mexican Enough

by Stephanie Elizondo Griest Atria Books (August 05, 2008)

Growing up in a half-white, half-brown town and family in South Texas, Stephanie Elizondo Griest struggled with her cultural identity. Upon turning thirty, she ventured to her mother's native Mexico to do some...

American Legacy

by C. David Heymann Atria Books (July 10, 2007)

From the moment of their births, John and Caroline Kennedy occupied a central position in what is generally regarded as the most famous family in the United States, if not the world. Even as young children growing...

Peace Mom

by Cindy Sheehan Atria Books (September 26, 2006)

"Writing this book is the second most difficult thing I have ever done, next to burying Casey."

On April 4, 2004, Cindy Sheehan learned that Casey, the eldest of her four children, had been killed in Iraq,...

Fire in My Soul

by Eleanor Holmes Norton, Joan Steinau Lester & Coretta Scott King Atria Books (January 07, 2003)

Here is the remarkable story of U.S. Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton -- impassioned civil rights activist, hard-driving legislator, and one of the most powerful women in American history.

They call her...


by Zoya Phan & Damien Lewis Atria Books (May 04, 2010)

Once a royal kingdom and then part of the British Empire, Burma long held sway in the Western imagination as a mythic place of great beauty. In recent times, Burma has been torn apart and isolated by one of...

Take Me with You

by Carlos Frias Atria Books (November 18, 2008)

Carlos Frías, an award-winning journalist and the American-born son of Cuban exiles, grew up hearing about his parents' homeland only in parables. Their Cuba, the one they left behind four decades ago, was...

1001 Nights in Iraq

by Shant Kenderian Atria Books (June 05, 2007)

Shant Kenderian's visit to Baghdad in 1980, at age seventeen, was supposed to be a short one -- just enough time to make peace with his estranged father before returning to his home in the United States. But...


by Ayaan Hirsi Ali Atria Books (May 18, 2010)

"This woman is a major hero of our time." —Richard Dawkins

Ayaan Hirsi Ali captured the world’s attention with Infidel, her compelling coming-of-age memoir, which spent thirty-one weeks on the New York Times...

Dearest Friend

by Lynne Withey Atria Books (March 03, 2002)

The lively, authoritative, New York Times bestselling biography of Abigail Adams.

This is the life of Abigail Adams, wife of patriot John Adams, who became the most influential woman in Revolutionary America....

The Girl Who Escaped ISIS

by Farida Khalaf & Andrea C. Hoffmann Atria Books (July 19, 2016)

Named a “Best Book of the Year” by New York Post

“Farida Khalaf’s story is harrowing but crucial—especially when it comes to understanding what ISIS actually is and does.” —Glamour

“As gripping...

Staying Tuned

by Daniel Schorr Atria Books (June 29, 2001)

"In May 1999 Kevin Klose, president of National Public Radio, invited me to a meeting of the NPR board and surprised me with a bronze plaque, emblazoned 'Lifetime Achievement Award.' I responded that, ever the...

Deer in the Headlights

by Levi Johnston Atria Books (August 08, 2011)

Levi Johnston—best known as Bristol Palin’s baby daddy and Sarah Palin’s favorite whipping boy—sets out to clear his name and, with any luck, end his run as Alaska’s most hated man.

Promising hockey...

Once Upon a Time in Russia

by Ben Mezrich Atria Books (June 02, 2015)

The New York Times bestselling author of Bringing Down the House and The Accidental Billionaires tells his most incredible story yet: A true drama of obscene wealth, crime, rivalry, and betrayal from deep inside...