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  • The Patagonian Hare : A Memoir
    Claude Lanzmann
    Paperback: 06/11/2013
     
    In these pages, Lanzmann composes a hymn to life that flows from memory yet has the rhythm of a novel, as ...
  • 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-...
  • King Peggy : An American Secretary, Her Royal Destiny, and the Inspiring Story of How She Changed an African Village
    Peggielene Bartels, Eleanor Herman
    Paperback: 02/12/2013
     
    The charming real-life fairy tale of an American secretary who discovers she has been chosen king of an ...
  • The Man Who Broke Into Auschwitz : A True Story of World War II
    Denis Avey, Rob Broomby
    Paperback: 08/28/2012
     
    The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz is the extraordinary story of a British soldier who marched willingly into ...
  • No Biking in the House Without a Helmet
    Melissa Fay Greene
    Paperback: 04/24/2012
     
    A loving portrait of a unique twenty first-century family with nine children as it wobbles between disaster ...
  • Bonobo Handshake : A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
    Vanessa Woods
    Paperback: 06/07/2011
     
    A young woman follows her fiancé to war-torn Congo to study extremely endangered bonobo apes - who teach ...
  • The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind : Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope
    William Kamkwamba
    Paperback: 08/01/2010
     
    The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind is the immensely engaging and inspiring true account of an enterprising African...

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