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  • Happiness: The Crooked Little Road to Semi-Ever After
    Heather Harpham
    Paperback: 11/13/2018
     
    A shirt-grabbing, page-turning love story that follows a one-of-a-kind family through twists of fate that ...
  • In Extremis: The Life and Death of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin
    Lindsey Hilsum
    Hardcover: 11/06/2018
     
    The devastating biography of Marie Colvin, the foremost war reporter of her generation, who was killed in ...
  • A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa
    Alexis Okeowo
    Paperback: 10/02/2018
     
    In the tradition of Behind the Beautiful Forevers, this is a masterful, humane work of literary journalism by ...
  • Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth
    Sarah Smarsh
    Hardcover: 09/18/2018
     
    A perfect companion to Evicted and Nickel and Dimed, Heartland reveals one woman's experience of working class...
  • Lands of Lost Borders: A Journey on the Silk Road
    Kate Harris
    Hardcover: 08/21/2018
     
    A brilliant, fierce writer makes her debut with this enthralling travelogue and memoir of her journey by ...
  • I Was Told to Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad
    Souad Mekhennet
    Paperback: 06/26/2018
     
    "I was told to come alone. I was not to carry any identification, and would have to leave my cell phone, audio...
  • Tango Lessons: A Memoir
    Meghan Flaherty
    Hardcover: 06/19/2018
     
    From a dazzling new literary voice, a debut memoir about a young woman learning to dance tango, becoming ...

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