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  • 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 ...
  • A Long Way Gone : Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
    Ishmael Beah
    Paperback: 08/05/2008
     
    The devastating story of war through the eyes of a child soldier. Beah tells how, at the age of twelve, he ...
  • Love Sick: One Woman's Journey through Sexual Addiction
    Sue William Silverman
    Paperback: 02/14/2008
     
    A powerful, deeply personal and often lyrical memoir of a woman learning to value herself as a person rather ...
  • Three Cups of Tea : One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School at a Time
    David O. Relin, Greg Mortenson
    Paperback: 01/30/2007
     
    The inspiring account of one man's campaign to build schools in the most dangerous, remote, and anti-...
  • A Fractured Mind : My Life with Multiple Personality Disorder
    Robert B. Oxnam
    Paperback: 10/10/2006
     
    The harrowing, insightful, and courageous account of a prominent man's struggle with multiple personalities.
  • Slave : My True Story
    Mende Nazer, Damien Lewis
    Paperback: 06/13/2005
     
    A shocking true story of contemporary slavery: a young girl, snatched from her tribal village in Africa, ...
  • She's Not There : A Life In Two Genders
    Jennifer Finney Boylan
    Paperback: 08/10/2004
     
    The exuberant memoir of a man named James who became a woman named Jenny.

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