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  • Code Name Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy
    Larry Loftis
    Hardcover: 01/15/2019
     
    The extraordinary true story of Odette Sansom, the British spy who operated in occupied France and fell in ...
  • In Byron's Wake: The Turbulent Lives of Lord Byron's Wife and Daughter: Annabella Milbanke and Ada Lovelace
    Miranda Seymour
    Hardcover: 11/06/2018
     
    A masterful portrait of two remarkable women, revealing how two turbulent lives were always haunted by the ...
  • Leonardo da Vinci
    Walter Isaacson
    Paperback: 10/02/2018
     
    He was history's most creative genius. What secrets can he teach us? The author of the acclaimed bestsellers ...
  • The Art of the Wasted Day
    Patricia Hampl
    Hardcover: 04/17/2018
     
    A spirited inquiry into the lost value of leisure and daydream.
  • Dadland
    Keggie Carew
    Paperback: 03/20/2018
     
    A spellbinding journey into surprising and shady corners of twentieth-century politics, a rackety English ...
  • I Found My Tribe: A Memoir
    Ruth Fitzmaurice
    Hardcover: 03/06/2018
     
    A transformative, euphoric memoir about finding solace in the unexpected for readers of H is for Hawk and When...
  • Renoir's Dancer: The Secret Life of Suzanne Valadon
    Catherine Hewitt
    Hardcover: 02/27/2018
     
    Catherine Hewitt's richly told biography of Suzanne Valadon, the illegitimate daughter of a provincial linen ...

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