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  • The World According to Fannie Davis: My Mother's Life in the Detroit Numbers
    Bridgett M. Davis
    Paperback: 01/21/2020
     
    A singular memoir that tells the story of one unforgettable mother, her devoted daughter, and the life they ...
  • A Bookshop in Berlin: The Rediscovered Memoir of One Woman's Harrowing Escape from the Nazis
    Francoise Frenkel
    Hardcover: 12/03/2019
     
    "A beautiful and important book" (The Independent) in the tradition of rediscovered works like Suite Franç...
  • Solitary
    Albert Woodfox
    Paperback: 12/03/2019
     
    Winner of the 2019 BookBrowse Debut Author Award

    A chronicle of rare power and humanity that proves the ...
  • Code Name Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy
    Larry Loftis
    Paperback: 11/12/2019
     
    The extraordinary true story of Odette Sansom, the British spy who operated in occupied France and fell in ...
  • In Extremis: The Life and Death of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin
    Lindsey Hilsum
    Paperback: 11/12/2019
     
    The devastating biography of Marie Colvin, the foremost war reporter of her generation, who was killed in ...
  • In the Dream House
    Carmen Maria Machado
    Hardcover: 11/05/2019
     
    A revolutionary memoir about domestic abuse by the award-winning author of Her Body and Other Parties.
  • Mighty Justice: My Life in Civil Rights
    Dovey Johnson Roundtree , Katie McCabe
    Hardcover: 11/05/2019
     
    "Dovey Johnson Roundtree set a new path for women and proved that the vision and perseverance of a single ...

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