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  • You Will Not Have My Hate
    Antoine Leiris
    Paperback: 10/03/2017
     
    This inspirational and heartbreaking memoir shows the power of love as a young father finds himself suddenly ...
  • Dadland
    Keggie Carew
    Hardcover: 03/07/2017
     
    A spellbinding journey into surprising and shady corners of twentieth-century politics, a rackety English ...
  • The New Odyssey: The Story of the Twenty-First Century Refugee Crisis
    Patrick Kingsley
    Hardcover: 01/10/2017
     
    In the humane tradition of Katherine Boo's Behind the Beautiful Forevers comes a searing account of the ...
  • The Fly Trap
    Fredrik Sjoberg
    Paperback: 08/09/2016
     
    A mesmerizing memoir of extraordinary brilliance by an entomologist, The Fly Trap chronicles Fredrik Sjö...
  • Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death, and Brain Surgery
    Henry Marsh
    Paperback: 06/07/2016
     
    An unforgettable insight into the countless human dramas that take place in a busy modern hospital, and a ...
  • H is for Hawk
    Helen Macdonald
    Paperback: 03/08/2016
     
    Winner of the 2015 BookBrowse Nonfiction Award

    Obsession, madness, memory, myth, and history combine to achieve...
  • Girl in the Dark: A Memoir
    Anna Lyndsey
    Paperback: 02/16/2016
     
    Haunting, lyrical, unforgettable, Girl in the Dark is a brave new memoir of a life without light.

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