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  • The Romanovs: 1613-1918
    Simon Sebag Montefiore
    Paperback: 05/16/2017
     
    The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world's surface for three...
  • The Sound of Gravel: A Memoir
    Ruth Wariner
    Paperback: 04/25/2017
     
    A riveting, deeply-affecting true story of one girl's coming-of-age in a polygamist doomsday cult.
  • Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers
    Deborah Heiligman
    Hardcover: 04/18/2017
     
    From the author of National Book Award finalist Charles and Emma comes an incredible story of brotherly love.
  • Sunshine State: Essays
    Sarah Gerard
    Hardcover: 04/11/2017
     
    Sarah Gerard follows her breakout novel, Binary Star, with the dynamic essay collection Sunshine State, which ...
  • Consequence: A Memoir
    Eric Fair
    Paperback: 04/11/2017
     
    A man questions everything - his faith, his morality, his country - as he recounts his experience as an ...
  • Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams
    Louisa Thomas
    Paperback: 04/04/2017
     
    An intimate portrait of Louisa Catherine Adams, the wife of John Quincy Adams, who witnessed firsthand the ...
  • Inferno: A Doctor's Ebola Story
    Steven Hatch
    Hardcover: 03/07/2017
     
    A physician's memoir about the ravages of a terrible disease and the small hospital that fought to contain it,...

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