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  • The Mansion of Happiness : A History of Life and Death
    Jill Lepore
    Paperback: 03/26/2013
     
    Renowned Harvard scholar and New Yorker staff writer Jill Lepore has composed a strikingly original, ...
  • The Man Without a Face : The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin
    Masha Gessen
    Paperback: 03/05/2013
     
    The chilling account of how Vladimir Putin, a low-level, small-minded KGB operative, ascended to the Russian ...
  • All of Me : How I Learned to Live with the Many Personalities Sharing My Body
    Kim Noble
    Paperback: 10/01/2012
     
    Taking the reader through an extraordinary world where the very nature of reality is different, this personal ...
  • Hemingway's Boat : Everything He Loved in Life, and Lost, 1934-1961
    Paul Hendrickson
    Paperback: 07/24/2012
     
    A brilliantly conceived and illuminating reconsideration of a key period in the life of Ernest Hemingway that ...
  • The Sugar King of Havana : The Rise and Fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's Last Tycoon
    John Paul Rathbone
    Paperback: 07/26/2011
     
    The son of a Cuban exile recounts the remarkable and contradictory life of famed sugar baron Julio Lobo, the ...
  • Yellow Dirt : An American Story of a Poisoned Land and a People Betrayed
    Judy Pasternak
    Paperback: 07/05/2011
     
    Yellow Dirt offers readers a window into a dark chapter of modern history that still reverberates today, ...
  • Nothing to Envy : Ordinary Lives in North Korea
    Barbara Demick
    Paperback: 09/21/2010
     
    A remarkable view into North Korea, as seen through the lives of six ordinary citizens

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