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  • The Monk of Mokha
    Dave Eggers
    Paperback: 01/08/2019
     
    From the best-selling author of The Circle and What Is the What, a heart-pounding true story that weaves ...
  • How the Internet Happened: From Netscape to the iPhone
    Brian McCullough
    Hardcover: 10/23/2018
     
    Tech-guru Brian McCullough delivers a rollicking history of the internet, why it exploded, and how it changed ...
  • Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
    John Carreyrou
    Hardcover: 05/21/2018
     
    The full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of Theranos, the multibillion-dollar ...
  • Eat the Apple
    Matt Young
    Hardcover: 02/27/2018
     
    "The Iliad of the Iraq war" (Tim Weiner) - a gut-wrenching, beautiful memoir of the consequences of war on the...
  • The Man in the Rockefeller Suit: The Astonishing Rise and Spectacular Fall of a Serial Imposter
    Mark Seal
    Paperback: 04/25/2012
     
    A real-life Talented Mr. Ripley, the unbelievable thirty-year run of a shape-shifting con man.
  • No Cheating, No Dying: I Had a Good Marriage. Then I Tried To Make It Better
    Elizabeth Weil
    Hardcover: 02/07/2012
     
    Written with charm and wit, No Cheating, No Dying investigates one of the most universal human institutions--...
  • The Promise: How One Woman Made Good on Her Extraordinary Pact to Send a Classroom of 1st Graders to College
    Oral Lee Brown, Caille Millner
    Paperback: 12/30/2007
     
    The inspiring story of one woman's extraordinary promise and steely determination to make a difference in ...

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