Results for Non Fiction + Biographies & Memoirs, set in South

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  • Boy Erased: A Memoir
    Garrard Conley
    Hardcover: 05/10/2016
     
    A beautiful, raw and compassionate memoir about identity, love and understanding.
  • We Were Brothers: A Memoir
    Barry Moser
    Hardcover: 10/20/2015
     
    "We Were Brothers, Barry Moser's beautiful - and beautifully illustrated - new book, tells the wrenching and ...
  • No Biking in the House Without a Helmet
    Melissa Fay Greene
    Paperback: 04/24/2012
     
    A loving portrait of a unique twenty first-century family with nine children as it wobbles between disaster ...
  • Jenniemae & James: A Memoir in Black and White
    Brooke Newman
    Paperback: 04/05/2011
     
    The true story of an extraordinary friendship between a brilliant mathematician and an uneducated, illiterate ...
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
    Rebecca Skloot
    Paperback: 03/08/2011
     
    Winner of BookBrowse's 2010 Best Book Award
    Intimate in feeling, astonishing in scope, and impossible to put ...
  • Making Toast: A Family Story
    Roger Rosenblatt
    Paperback: 02/15/2011
     
    When his daughter, Amy, died suddenly of a heart condition, Roger Rosenblatt and his wife moved in with their ...
  • The Beautiful Struggle: A Father, Two Sons, and an Unlikely Road to Manhood
    Ta-Nehisi Coates
    Paperback: 01/06/2009
     
    An exceptional father-son story about the reality that tests us, the myths that sustain us, and the love ...

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