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  • One Doctor : Close Calls, Cold Cases, and the Mysteries of Medicine
    Brendan Reilly
    Hardcover: 09/03/2013
     
    An epic story told by a unique voice in American medicine, One Doctor describes life-changing experiences in ...
  • My First Coup d'Etat : And Other True Stories from the Lost Decades of Africa
    John Mahama
    Paperback: 05/14/2013
     
    My First Coup d'Etat chronicles the coming-of-age of John Dramani Mahama in Ghana during the dismal post-...
  • 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...
  • Burmese Lessons : A True Love Story
    Karen Connelly
    Hardcover: 05/18/2010
     
    Orange Prize–winner Karen Connelly’s compelling memoir about her journey to Burma, where she fell in...
  • Nine Lives: Mystery, Magic, Death, and Life in New Orleans
    Dan Baum
    Paperback: 02/16/2010
     
    Nines Lives is a multivoiced biography of a dazzling, surreal, and imperiled city, told through the lives of ...
  • 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 ...

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