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  • The Unwinding of the Miracle: A Memoir of Life, Death, and Everything That Comes After
    Julie Yip-Williams
    Hardcover: 02/05/2019
     
    As a young mother facing a terminal diagnosis, Julie Yip-Williams began to write her story, a story like no ...
  • 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 ...
  • Call Me American: A Memoir
    Abdi Nor Iftin
    Hardcover: 06/19/2018
     
    The incredible true story of a boy living in war-torn Somalia who escapes to America--first by way of the ...
  • The Girl Who Smiled Beads: A Story of War and What Comes After
    Elizabeth Weil, Clemantine Wamariya
    Hardcover: 04/24/2018
     
    A riveting story of dislocation, survival, and the power of stories to break or save us.
  • Sunny's Nights: Lost and Found at a Bar on the Edge of the World
    Tim Sultan
    Paperback: 03/20/2018
     
    Imagine that Alice had walked into a bar instead of falling down the rabbit hole. In the tradition of J. R. ...
  • 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 ...
  • A Man of Good Hope
    Jonny Steinberg
    Paperback: 12/08/2015
     
    In January 1991, when civil war came to Mogadishu, two-thirds of the city's population fled. Among them ...

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