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  • Sounds Like Titanic: A Memoir
    Jessica Chiccehitto Hindman
    Hardcover: 02/12/2019
     
    A young woman leaves Appalachia for life as a classical musician--or so she thinks.
  • The World According to Fannie Davis: My Mother's Life in the Detroit Numbers
    Bridgett M. Davis
    Hardcover: 01/29/2019
     
    A singular memoir that tells the story of one unforgettable mother, her devoted daughter, and the life they ...
  • Mothers of Sparta: A Memoir in Pieces
    Dawn Davies
    Paperback: 01/29/2019
     
    Discovered by Michael Ondaatje, Davies' dazzling literary memoir has shades of Mary Karr, Anne Lamott, and ...
  • 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 ...
  • Becoming
    Michelle Obama
    Hardcover: 11/13/2018
     
    An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States.
  • Happiness: The Crooked Little Road to Semi-Ever After
    Heather Harpham
    Paperback: 11/13/2018
     
    A shirt-grabbing, page-turning love story that follows a one-of-a-kind family through twists of fate that ...
  • 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 ...

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