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  • The Romanov Sisters : The Lost Lives of the Daughters of Nicholas and Alexandra
    Helen Rappaport
    Hardcover: 06/03/2014
     
    They were the Princess Dianas of their day - perhaps the most photographed and talked about young royals of ...
  • A Fort of Nine Towers : An Afghan Family Story
    Qais Akbar Omar
    Paperback: 04/08/2014
     
    With all the emotional power of The Kite Runner, this is the very first true life account of growing up in ...
  • The Unwinding : An Inner History of the New America
    George Packer
    Paperback: 03/04/2014
     
    A riveting examination of a nation in crisis, from one of the finest political journalists of our generation.
  • 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 ...
  • Rumspringa : To Be or Not to Be Amish
    Tom Shachtman
    Paperback: 05/29/2007
     
    Rumspringa is a fascinating look at a little-known Amish coming-of-age ritual, the rumspringa - a period when...
  • Why Gender Matters : What Parents and Teachers Need to Know about the Emerging Science of Sex Differences
    Leonard Sax
    Paperback: 02/14/2006
     
    Dr. Sax explores the psychological and physiological differences between boys and girls, and the role these ...
  • On Hitler's Mountain : Overcoming the Legacy of a Nazi Childhood
    Irmgard Hunt
    Paperback: 02/01/2006
     
    A powerful and riveting account of a seemingly halcyon life lived mere paces from a center of evil and madness...

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