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  • Losing My Cool : How a Father's Love and 15,000 Books Beat Hip-hop Culture
    Thomas Chatterton Williams
    Paperback: 04/26/2011
     
    A pitch-perfect account of how hip-hop culture drew in the author and how his father drew him out again - with...
  • Lake with No Name : A True Story of Love and Conflict in Modern China
    Diane Wei Liang
    Paperback: 06/02/2009
     
    Beijing University, 1986. The Communists were in power, but the Harvard of China was a hotbed of intellectual ...
  • Twenty Chickens for a Saddle : The Story of an African Childhood
    Robyn Scott
    Paperback: 03/31/2009
     
    A glorious new voice on Africa, Robyn Scott's adventures growing up in Botswana in a loving but eccentric ...
  • Oh The Glory Of It All
    Sean Wilsey
    Paperback: 04/25/2006
     
    "In the beginning we were happy. And we were always excessive. So in the beginning we were happy to excess." ...
  • The Privilege of Youth : A Teenager's Story of Longing for Acceptance and Friendship
    Dave Pelzer
    Paperback: 01/30/2005
     
    The fourth volume in Pelzer's memoirs charts the crucial turning point in his life, from high school to a ...
  • Chicken : Self-Portrait of a Young Man for Rent
    David Henry Sterry
    Paperback: 02/01/2003
     
    The funny, touching story of a sweet, wide-eyed son of Seventies Suburbia who spends a year as a teenage sex ...
  • The Unwanted
    Kien Nguyen
    Paperback: 04/01/2002
     
    The biography of an Amerasian child in Vietnam after the fall of Saigon. A wonderful book - highly ...

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