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Friends from the Beginning: The Berkeley Village That Raised Kamala and Me Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781538707487
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Published: Twelve - November 16th, 2021

Brothers in the Beloved Community: The Friendship of Thich Nhat Hanh and Martin Luther King Jr. Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781946764904
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Published: Parallax Press - November 16th, 2021

Woodrow on the Bench: Life Lessons from a Wise Old Dog Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780063113183
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Published: Harper - November 9th, 2021

What Just Happened: Notes on a Long Year Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593319079
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Published: Knopf - November 9th, 2021

Entertaining Race: Performing Blackness in America Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781250135971
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 2nd, 2021

The Young H. G. Wells: Changing the World Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984879028
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Published: Penguin Press - November 2nd, 2021

A Bigger Picture: My Fight to Bring a New African Voice to the Climate Crisis Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780358654506
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Published: Mariner Books - November 2nd, 2021

Cokie: A Life Well Lived Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062851475
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Published: Harper - November 2nd, 2021

Her Honor: My Life on the Bench...What Works, What's Broken, and How to Change It Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250269607
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Published: Celadon Books - October 26th, 2021

The Chancellor: The Remarkable Odyssey of Angela Merkel Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781501192623
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 26th, 2021

Burning Boy: The Life and Work of Stephen Crane Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781250235831
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - October 26th, 2021

Bourdain: The Definitive Oral Biography Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062909107
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Published: Ecco - September 28th, 2021

Orwell's Roses Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593083369
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Published: Viking - October 19th, 2021

The Loneliest Americans Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525576228
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Published: Crown - October 12th, 2021

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Dear Memory: Letters on Writing, Silence, and Grief Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781571313928
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Published: Milkweed Editions - October 12th, 2021

Capote's Women: A True Story of Love, Betrayal, and a Swan Song for an Era Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593328088
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - October 12th, 2021

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Smile: The Story of a Face Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982150945
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 5th, 2021

Shelf Life: Chronicles of a Cairo Bookseller Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374600181
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 5th, 2021

You Got Anything Stronger?: Stories Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062979933
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Published: Dey Street Books - September 14th, 2021

Unbound: My Story of Liberation and the Birth of the Me Too Movement Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250621733
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Published: Flatiron Books: An Oprah Book - September 14th, 2021

The Girls in the Wild Fig Tree: How I Fought to Save Myself, My Sister, and Thousands of Girls Worldwide Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316463355
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 14th, 2021

Real Estate: A Living Autobiography Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781635572216
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - August 24th, 2021

Seeing Ghosts: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781538716328
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 24th, 2021

Warmth: Coming of Age at the End of Our World Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143136538
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Published: Penguin Books - August 3rd, 2021

Ladyparts: A Memoir Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781984855473
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Published: Random House - August 3rd, 2021

The Last Nomad: Coming of Age in the Somali Desert Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781643750675
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Published: Algonquin Books - August 3rd, 2021

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Pastoral Song: A Farmer's Journey Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063073272
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Published: Custom House - August 3rd, 2021

Better to Have Gone: Love, Death, and the Quest for Utopia in Auroville Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781501132513
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Published: Scribner - July 20th, 2021

A Farewell to Gabo and Mercedes: A Son's Memoir of Gabriel García Márquez and Mercedes Barcha Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9780063158337
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Published: HarperVia - July 27th, 2021

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Fox and I: An Uncommon Friendship Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781954118003
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - July 6th, 2021

Leaving Breezy Street: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780374151690
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - June 29th, 2021

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London's Number One Dog-Walking Agency: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063059788
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Published: William Morrow - July 6th, 2021

The Sunset Route: Freight Trains, Forgiveness, and Freedom on the Rails in the American West Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593133286
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Published: The Dial Press - July 6th, 2021

Easy Crafts for the Insane: A Mostly Funny Memoir of Mental Illness and Making Things Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593187784
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - July 6th, 2021

Sex/Life: 44 Chapters About 4 Men Cover Image
$17.99
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ISBN: 9781538718339
Published: Forever - June 22nd, 2021

The Woman They Could Not Silence: One Woman, Her Incredible Fight for Freedom, and the Men Who Tried to Make Her Disappear Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781492696728
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Published: Sourcebooks - June 22nd, 2021

Miseducated: A Memoir Cover Image
By Brandon P. Fleming, Cornel West (Foreword by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9780306925139
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Published: Hachette Books - June 15th, 2021

A Quantum Life: My Unlikely Journey from the Street to the Stars Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984819093
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 15th, 2021

The Queer Bible: Essays Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062971821
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Published: Dey Street Books - June 15th, 2021

Live Your Life: My Story of Loving and Losing Nick Cordero Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063078253
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Published: Harper - June 15th, 2021

Kin: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635574555
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 8th, 2021

The Ugly Cry: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525559351
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Published: Viking - June 8th, 2021

Life on the Line: Young Doctors Come of Age in a Pandemic Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063073388
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Published: Harper - June 8th, 2021

Dear Senthuran: A Black Spirit Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593329191
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 8th, 2021

Ethel Rosenberg: An American Tragedy Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250198631
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Published: St. Martin's Press - June 8th, 2021

House of Sticks: A Memoir Cover Image
By Ly Tran
$27.00
ISBN: 9781501118814
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Published: Scribner - June 1st, 2021

Somebody's Daughter: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250305978
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Published: Flatiron Books: An Oprah Book - June 1st, 2021

October Child Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781642860894
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Published: World Editions - June 1st, 2021

A Ghost in the Throat Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781771964111
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Published: Biblioasis - June 1st, 2021

Foucault in California: [A True Story--Wherein the Great French Philosopher Drops Acid in the Valley of Death] Cover Image
By Simeon Wade, Heather Dundas (Foreword by)
$15.00
ISBN: 9781597145374
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Published: Heyday Books - June 1st, 2021

Notes on Grief Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593320808
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Published: Knopf - May 11th, 2021

My Name Is Selma: The Remarkable Memoir of a Jewish Resistance Fighter and Ravensbrück Survivor Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982164676
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Published: Scribner - May 11th, 2021

Finding the Mother Tree: Discovering the Wisdom of the Forest Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780525656098
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Published: Knopf - May 4th, 2021

Stranger Care: A Memoir of Loving What Isn't Ours Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593230039
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Published: Random House - May 4th, 2021

The Happiest Man on Earth: The Beautiful Life of an Auschwitz Survivor Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780063097681
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Published: Harper - May 4th, 2021

Letter to a Young Female Physician: Notes from a Medical Life Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781324007142
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 4th, 2021

Crossing the River: Seven Stories That Saved My Life, A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781419750137
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 4th, 2021

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Crying in H Mart: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525657743
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Published: Knopf - April 20th, 2021

Stronger: Courage, Hope, and Humor in My Life with John McCain Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593236888
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Published: Crown Forum - April 27th, 2021

And Now I Spill the Family Secrets: An Illustrated Memoir Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063007444
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Published: HarperOne - April 20th, 2021

I Am a Girl from Africa Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982113018
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Published: Scribner - April 20th, 2021

The Unfit Heiress: The Tragic Life and Scandalous Sterilization of Ann Cooper Hewitt Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538753354
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 20th, 2021

Heart of Fire: An Immigrant Daughter's Story Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984881601
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Published: Viking - April 20th, 2021

How to Be Human: An Autistic Man's Guide to Life Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501180507
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 20th, 2021

Why She Wrote: A Graphic History of the Lives, Inspiration, and Influence Behind the Pens of Classic Women Writers Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781797202099
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 20th, 2021

F*ck It, I'll Start Tomorrow: A True Story Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781419744785
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Published: Abrams Image - April 20th, 2021

Susan, Linda, Nina, and Cokie: The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781419750403
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - April 13th, 2021

Bird Uncaged: An Abolitionist's Freedom Song Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781645036517
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Published: Bold Type Books - April 13th, 2021

Permission to Dream Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780063031562
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Published: Amistad - April 13th, 2021

Philip Roth: The Biography Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393240726
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 6th, 2021

Broken (in the best possible way) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250077035
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - April 6th, 2021

Beautiful Things: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982151119
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Published: Gallery Books - April 6th, 2021

The Wild Silence: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143136422
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Published: Penguin Books - April 6th, 2021

Finding Freedom: A Cook's Story; Remaking a Life from Scratch Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250312341
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Published: Celadon Books - April 6th, 2021

Allegorizings Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780871404145
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Published: Liveright - April 6th, 2021

The Beauty of Living Twice Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780525656760
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Published: Knopf - March 30th, 2021

Elizabeth & Margaret: The Intimate World of the Windsor Sisters Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538700464
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - March 30th, 2021

Girlhood Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781635572520
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 30th, 2021

Plunder: A Memoir of Family Property and Nazi Treasure Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781328508034
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Published: Mariner Books - March 16th, 2021

Festival Days Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316497237
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - March 16th, 2021

Dusk, Night, Dawn: On Revival and Courage Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780593189696
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 2nd, 2021

The Soul of a Woman Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780593355626
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Published: Ballantine Books - March 2nd, 2021

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A Matter of Death and Life Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781503613768
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Published: Redwood Press - March 2nd, 2021

AMORALMAN: A True Story and Other Lies Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525658559
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Published: Knopf - March 2nd, 2021

My Inner Sky: On Embracing Day, Night, and All the Times in Between Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780143135241
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Published: Penguin Books - March 2nd, 2021

Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399588587
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Published: Random House - February 9th, 2021

Tom Stoppard: A Life Cover Image
$37.50
ISBN: 9780451493224
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Published: Knopf - February 23rd, 2021

Want Me: A Sex Writer's Journey into the Heart of Desire Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143134619
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Published: Penguin Books - February 16th, 2021

Tangled Up in Blue: Policing the American City Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525557852
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Published: Penguin Press - February 9th, 2021

The Panic Years: Dates, Doubts, and the Mother of All Decisions Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250268129
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 9th, 2021

Unfinished: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984819215
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 9th, 2021

When Harry Met Minnie: A True Story of Love and Friendship Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250212535
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Published: Celadon Books - February 2nd, 2021

We Came, We Saw, We Left: A Family Gap Year Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393633955
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 26th, 2021

Everybody (Else) Is Perfect: How I Survived Hypocrisy, Beauty, Clicks, and Likes Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982127763
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Published: Atria Books - January 26th, 2021

Black Magic: What Black Leaders Learned from Trauma and Triumph Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982104221
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 2nd, 2021

Surviving the White Gaze: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982116255
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 2nd, 2021

The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250756121
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 2nd, 2021

Featherhood: A Memoir of Two Fathers and a Magpie Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781501198502
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Published: Scribner - January 5th, 2021

I Just Wanted to Save My Family: A Memoir Cover Image
By Stéphan Pélissier, Adriana Hunter (Translated by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781635420180
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Published: Other Press - January 5th, 2021

Thinking Again: A Diary Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781631496929
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Published: Liveright - January 5th, 2021

W-3 Cover Image
By Bette Howland, Yiyun Li (Introduction by)
$26.00
ISBN: 9780998267531
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Published: Public Space Books - January 12th, 2021

Dog Flowers: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984820396
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Published: One World - January 12th, 2021

Being Ram Dass Cover Image
By Ram Dass, Rameshwar Das, Anne Lamott (Introduction by)
$29.99
ISBN: 9781683646280
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Published: Sounds True - January 12th, 2021

Aftershocks: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982111229
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 12th, 2021

American Daughter: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063054332
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Published: HarperOne - January 12th, 2021

Innocent Witnesses: Childhood Memories of World War II Cover Image
By Marilyn Yalom, Meg Waite Clayton (Foreword by), Ben Yalom (Editor)
$24.00
ISBN: 9781503613652
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Published: Redwood Press - January 12th, 2021

Cheeky: A Head-to-Toe Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781635574524
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - December 8th, 2020

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Think Black: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062890573
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Published: Amistad - December 8th, 2020

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Girl Gurl Grrrl: On Womanhood and Belonging in the Age of Black Girl Magic Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062987648
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Published: Amistad - December 8th, 2020

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (The Last Interview Series) Cover Image
By MELVILLE HOUSE (Editor)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781612199191
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Published: Melville House - December 1st, 2020

All the Young Men Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780802157249
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Published: Grove Press - December 1st, 2020

Sometimes You Have to Lie: The Life and Times of Louise Fitzhugh, Renegade Author of Harriet the Spy Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781580057691
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Published: Seal Press - December 1st, 2020

Dancing in the Mosque: An Afghan Mother's Letter to Her Son Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062970312
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Published: Harper - December 1st, 2020

Wuhan Diary: Dispatches from a Quarantined City Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780063052642
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Published: HarperVia - November 24th, 2020

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A Promised Land Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9781524763169
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Published: Crown - November 17th, 2020