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  • Driving Miss Norma: One Family's Journey Saying YES to Living
    Ramie Liddle, Tim Bauerschmidt
    Paperback: 05/08/2018
     
    Infused with this irrepressible nonagenarian's wisdom, courage, and generous spirit, and filled with sixteen ...
  • The Electric Woman: A Memoir in Death-Defying Acts
    Tessa Fontaine
    Hardcover: 05/01/2018
     
    Tessa Fontaine's astonishing memoir of pushing past fear, The Electric Woman, follows the author on a life-...
  • Fisherman's Blues: A West African Community at Sea
    Anna Badkhen
    Hardcover: 03/13/2018
     
    An intimate account of life in a West African fishing village, tugged by currents ancient and modern, and ...
  • Havana: A Subtropical Delirium
    Mark Kurlansky
    Paperback: 03/06/2018
     
    A city of tropical heat, sweat, ramshackle beauty, and its very own cadence--a city that always surprises--...
  • The Not-Quite States of America: Dispatches from the Territories and Other Far-Flung Outposts of the USA
    Doug Mack
    Paperback: 02/27/2018
     
    An eye-opening journey to the most overlooked parts of America.
  • The Monk of Mokha
    Dave Eggers
    Hardcover: 01/30/2018
     
    From the best-selling author of The Circle and What Is the What, a heart-pounding true story that weaves ...
  • The Dragon Behind the Glass: A True Story of Power, Obsession, and the World's Most Coveted Fish
    Emily Voigt
    Paperback: 05/09/2017
     
    A riveting journey into the bizarre world of the Asian arowana or "dragon fish"—the world's most ...

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