Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County

Biographical

    Fatty Legs

    Fatty Legs

    Margaret-Olemaun Pokiak-Fenton

    The beloved story of an Inuvialuit girl standing up to the bullies of residential school, now available as an audiobook for a new generation of readers.Margaret Olemaun Pokiak-Fenton's powerful story of residential school in the far North has been reissued to commemorate the memoir's 10th anniversary with updates to the…

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  • Respect

    Respect

    David Ritz

    This "comprehensive and illuminating" biography of the Queen of Soul (USA Today) was hailed by Rolling Stone as "a remarkably complex portrait of Aretha Franklin's music and her tumultuous life." Aretha Franklin began life as the golden daughter of a progressive and promiscuous Baptist preacher. Raised without her mother, she…

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  • The Trident

    The Trident

    Jason Redman

    Navy SEAL and author of Overcome Jason Redman's highly-charged account of his combat missions in Iraq and his miraculous recovery from wounds that might have killed him—if it were not for his grit and the devotion of his wife and family Decorated Navy SEAL Lieutenant Jason Redman served his country…

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  • Peril

    Peril

    Woodward, Bob; Costa, Robert

    The transition from President Donald J. Trump to President Joseph R. Biden Jr. stands as one of the most dangerous periods in American history.

    But as # 1 internationally bestselling author Bob Woodward and acclaimed reporter Robert Costa reveal for the first time, it was far more than just a…

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  • The Woman They Could Not Silence

    The Woman They Could Not Silence

    Kate Moore

    From the New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Radium Girls comes another dark and dramatic but ultimately uplifting tale of a forgotten woman whose inspirational journey sparked lasting change for women's rights and exposed injustices that still resonate today. 1860: As the clash…

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  • Based on a True Story

    Based on a True Story

    Macdonald, Norm

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • \"Driving, wild and hilarious\" (The Washington Post), here is the incredible \"memoir\" of the actor, gambler, raconteur, and Saturday Night Live veteran.

    Don't miss Norm's new Netflix special, Hitler's Dog, Gossip & Treachery!

    When Norm Macdonald, one of the greatest stand-up comics of all time, was approached…

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  • Not Without My Sister

    Not Without My Sister

    Kristina Jones

    The bestselling, devastating account of three sisters torn apart, abused and exploited at the hands of a community that robbed them of their childhood. It reveals three lives, separate but entwined, that have experienced unspeakable horror, unrelenting loyalty and unforgettable courage. From as early as three years old, Juliana, Celeste…

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  • Friends Forever

    Friends Forever

    Hale, Shannon; Pham, LeUyen

    Following up their mega-bestselling Real Friends and Best Friends graphic memoirs, Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham are back with Friends Forever, a story about learning to love yourself exactly as you are.


    Shannon is in eighth grade, and life is more complicated than ever. Everything keeps changing, her classmates are starting…

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  • My Time Will Come

    My Time Will Come

    Ian Manuel

    “My story has been told many times and by highly regarded experts in their fields—judges, prosecutors, juvenile probation officers, sociologists, journalists. But I would like to try to tell it to you myself. I have reason to believe the experts may be wrong about me. You see, today, thirty years…

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  • Yours Cruelly, Elvira

    Yours Cruelly, Elvira

    Cassandra Peterson

    The woman behind the icon known as Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, the undisputed Queen of Halloween, reveals her full story, filled with intimate bombshells, told by the bombshell herself.On Good Friday in 1953, at only 18 months old, 25 miles from the nearest hospital in Manhattan, Kansas, Cassandra Peterson…

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  • Yours Cruelly, Elvira

    Yours Cruelly, Elvira

    Peterson, Cassandra

    **Instant New York Times Bestseller, Los Angeles Times Bestseller, USA Today Bestseller, Publishers Weekly Bestseller**

    The woman behind the icon known as Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, the undisputed Queen of Halloween, reveals her full story, filled with intimate bombshells, told by the bombshell herself. 

     
    On Good Friday in 1953, at only 18…

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