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    What Happened

    What Happened

    Hillary Rodham Clinton

    “In the past, for reasons I try to explain, I’ve often felt I had to be careful in public, like I was up on a wire without a net. Now I’m letting my guard down.” —Hillary Rodham Clinton, from the introduction of What HappenedFor the first time, Hillary Rodham Clinton…

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  • Devil's Bargain

    Devil's Bargain

    Joshua Green

    The instant #1 New York Times bestseller.From the reporter who was there at the very beginning comes the revealing inside story of the partnership between Steve Bannon and Donald Trump—the key to understanding the rise of the alt-right, the fall of Hillary Clinton, and the hidden forces that drove the…

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  • Finding Gobi

    Finding Gobi

    Dion Leonard

    International Bestseller"Leonard and Gobi's story represents the power of people working together and the profound depth of feeling possible between a man and his dog."—Publishers WeeklyA man, a dog, and the lengths to which love will go to sacrifice for its companion.Finding Gobi is the miraculous tale of Dion Leonard,…

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  • Life

    Life

    Keith Richards

    As lead guitarist of the Rolling Stones, Keith Richards created the riffs, the lyrics, and the songs that roused the world. A true and towering original, he has always walked his own path, spoken his mind, and done things his own way.Now at last Richards pauses to tell his story…

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  • Daring to Drive

    Daring to Drive

    Manal al-Sharif

    A ferociously intimate memoir by a devout woman from a modest family in Saudi Arabia who became the unexpected leader of a courageous movement to support women's right to drive.Manal al-Sharif grew up in Mecca the second daughter of a taxi driver, born the year fundamentalism took hold. In her…

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  • The Long Haul

    The Long Haul

    Finn Murphy

    A long-haul mover's rollicking account of life out on the Big Slab. More than thirty years ago, Finn Murphy dropped out of college to become a long-haul trucker. Since then he's covered more than a million miles packing, loading, and hauling people's belongings all over America. Known by his trucker…

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  • Woolly

    Woolly

    Ben Mezrich

    Science fiction becomes reality in this Jurassic Park-like story of the genetic resurrection of an extinct species—the woolly mammoth—by the bestselling author of The Accidental Billionaires and The 37th Parallel."With his knack for turning narrative nonfiction into stories worthy of the best thriller fiction" (Omnivoracious), Ben Mezrich takes us on…

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  • I Was Told to Come Alone

    I Was Told to Come Alone

    Souad Mekhennet

    "I was told to come alone. I was not to carry any identification, and would have to leave my cell phone, audio recorder, watch, and purse at my hotel. . . ."For her whole life, Souad Mekhennet, a reporter for The Washington Post who was born and educated in Germany,…

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  • Year of No Clutter

    Year of No Clutter

    Eve Schaub

    Eve has a problem with clutter. Too much stuff and too easily acquired, it confronts her in every corner and on every surface in her house. When she pledges to tackle the worst offender, her horror of a "Hell Room," she anticipates finally being able to throw away all of…

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  • My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward

    My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward

    Mark Lukach

    International BestsellerA heart-wrenching, yet hopeful, memoir of a young marriage that is redefined by mental illness and affirms the power of love.Mark and Giulia's life together began as a storybook romance. They fell in love at eighteen, married at twenty-four, and were living their dream life in San Francisco. When…

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  • How to Fall in Love with Anyone

    How to Fall in Love with Anyone

    Mandy Len Catron

    An insightful, charming, and absolutely fascinating memoir from the author of the popular New York Times essay, "To Fall in Love with Anyone, Do This," (one of the top five most popular New York Times pieces of 2015) explores the romantic myths we create and explains how they limit our…

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  • Travels with Charley in Search of America

    Travels with Charley in Search of America

    John Steinbeck

    An intimate journey across and in search of America, as told by one of its most beloved writers, in a deluxe centennial editionIn September 1960, John Steinbeck embarked on a journey across America. He felt that he might have lost touch with the country, with its speech, the smell of…

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  • On Edge

    On Edge

    Andrea Petersen

    A celebrated science and health reporter offers a wry, bracingly honest account of living with anxiety. A racing heart. Difficulty breathing. Overwhelming dread. Andrea Petersen was first diagnosed with an anxiety disorder at the age of twenty, but she later realized that she had been experiencing panic attacks since childhood.…

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  • Ants Among Elephants

    Ants Among Elephants

    Sujatha Gidla

    The stunning true story of an untouchable family who become teachers, and one, a poet and revolutionaryLike one in six people in India, Sujatha Gidla was born an untouchable. While most untouchables are illiterate, her family was educated by Canadian missionaries in the 1930s, making it possible for Gidla to…

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  • Unbelievable

    Unbelievable

    Katy Tur

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERCalled "Disgraceful," "third-rate," and "not nice" by Donald Trump, NBC News correspondent Katy Tur reported on—and took flak from—the most captivating and volatile presidential candidate in American history. Tur lived out of a suitcase for a year and a half, following Trump around the country, powered by…

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  • The Kelloggs

    The Kelloggs

    Howard Markel

    "What's more American than Corn Flakes?" —Bing CrosbyFrom the much admired medical historian ("Markel shows just how compelling the medical history can be"—Andrea Barrett) and author of An Anatomy of Addiction ("Absorbing, vivid"—Sherwin Nuland, The New York Times Book Review, front page)—the story of America's empire builders: John and Will…

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  • Washington's Spies

    Washington's Spies

    Alexander Rose

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Turn: Washington's Spies, now an original series on AMC Based on remarkable new research, acclaimed historian Alexander Rose brings to life the true story of the spy ring that helped America win the Revolutionary War. For the first time, Rose takes us beyond the battlefront…

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  • How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big

    How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big

    Scott Adams

    Blasting clichéd career advice, the contrarian pundit and creator of Dilbert recounts the humorous ups and downs of his career, revealing the outsized role of luck in our lives and how best to play the system. Scott Adams has likely failed at more things than anyone you've ever met or…

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  • Love, Africa

    Love, Africa

    Jeffrey Gettleman

    From Jeffrey Gettleman, a Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times journalist, comes a passionate, revealing story about finding love and finding a calling, set against one of the most turbulent regions in the world.A seasoned war correspondent, Jeffrey Gettleman has covered every major conflict over the past twenty years, from Afghanistan…

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  • The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness

    The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness

    Paula Poundstone

    "A remarkable journey. I laughed. I cried. I got another cat." —Lily Tomlin "Paula Poundstone is the funniest human being I have ever known." —Peter Sagal, host of Wait Wait . . . Don't Tell Me! and author of The Book of Vice "Is there a secret to happiness?" asks…

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  • New eBooks

New eBooks