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Rebel

by Nick Nolte William Morrow (January 23, 2018)

The legendary icon tells his story—a tale of art, passion, commitment, addiction, as intense and hypnotic as the man himself.

In a career spanning five decades, Nick Nolte has endured the rites of Hollywood...


The Gambler

by William C. Rempel Dey Street Books (January 23, 2018)

“A remarkably detailed and fascinating look at the career of an idiosyncratic tycoon.” – Booklist

The rags-to-riches story of one of America’s wealthiest and least-known financial giants, self-made billionaire...


The Stowaway

by Laurie Gwen Shapiro Simon & Schuster (January 16, 2018)

The spectacular, true story of a scrappy teenager from New York’s Lower East Side who stowed away on the Roaring Twenties’ most remarkable feat of science and daring: an expedition to Antarctica.

It was 1928:...


Nino and Me

by Bryan A. Garner Threshold Editions (January 16, 2018)

From legal expert and veteran author Bryan Garner comes a unique, intimate, and compelling memoir of his friendship with the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

For almost thirty years, Antonin Scalia...


Angels with Dirty Faces: Five Inspiring Stories

by Casey Watson Harper Element (January 09, 2018)

Collection of 5 short stories – The Little Princess, No Place for Nathan, Daddy’s Boy, The Wild Child and Scarlett’s Secret – previously available as individual e-shorts.

A collection of inspiring and...


Getting Off

by Erica Garza Simon & Schuster (January 09, 2018)

A courageous account of one woman’s unflinching and ultimately hopeful journey through sex and porn addiction.

A fixation on porn and orgasm, strings of failed relationships and serial hook-ups with strangers,...


Single State of Mind

by Andi Dorfman Gallery Books (January 09, 2018)

Andi Dorfman, breakout star of ABC’s The Bachelorette and New York Times bestselling author of It’s Not Okay, returns with this new collection of her adventures as a still-single gal surviving and thriving...


101 Things You Didn't Know about Einstein: Sex, Science, and the Secrets of the Universe

by Cynthia Phillips & Shana Priwer Adams Media (January 02, 2018)

Learn everything you need to know about Albert Einstein, the genius who created the Theory of Relativity and calculated mass-energy equivalence.

101 Things You Didn’t Know About Einstein provides in-depth,...


Furnishing Eternity: A Father, a Son, a Coffin, and a Measure of Life

by David Giffels Scribner (January 02, 2018)

“Giffels does well as a voice of the Midwest…but this is for everyone.” —Library Journal

From the acclaimed author of The Hard Way on Purpose, a vibrant, heartfelt memoir about confronting mortality,...


Gorsuch: The Judge Who Speaks for Himself

by John Greenya Threshold Editions (January 02, 2018)

Learn all about Neil Gorsuch, the youngest judge to be nominated to the Supreme Court in twenty-five years, with this comprehensive and fascinating biography.

When forty-nine-year-old Neil Gorsuch was nominated...


Elston

by Ralph Wimbish, Arlene Howard, Yogi Berra & Don Newcombe et al. Lyons Press (January 01, 2018)

Beginning with his early years as a St. Louis teenager, Elston tells of Elston Howard’s love of baseball and his encounters with racism. His three decades with the New York Yankees include numerous anecdotes...


Broken: Part 3 of 3: A traumatised girl. Her troubled brother. Their shocking secret.

by Rosie Lewis Harper Element (December 28, 2017)

Nine-year-old Archie and his five-year-old sister, Bobbi, are taken into emergency police protective custody after an incident of domestic violence at their family home.

Rosie collects the children from their...


Broken: A traumatised girl. Her troubled brother. Their shocking secret.

by Rosie Lewis Harper Element (December 28, 2017)

Nine-year-old Archie and his five-year-old sister, Bobbi, are taken into emergency police protective custody after an incident of domestic violence at their family home.

Rosie collects the children from their...


Thrown Away Child

by Louise Allen Simon & Schuster UK (December 28, 2017)

Thrown Away Child is a memoir covering Louise Allen’s abusive childhood in a foster home, how she survived - using her love of art as a sanctuary - and how she hopes to right old wrongs now by fostering children...


Broken: Part 2 of 3: A traumatised girl. Her troubled brother. Their shocking secret.

by Rosie Lewis Harper Element (December 21, 2017)

Nine-year-old Archie and his five-year-old sister, Bobbi, are taken into emergency police protective custody after an incident of domestic violence at their family home.

Rosie collects the children from their...


The Encryption of Finnegans Wake Resolved

by Grace Eckley Hamilton Books (December 19, 2017)

At risk of life and reputation, the reform journalist W. T. Stead (1849-1912) exposed child vice and white slavery in London and established age 16 for statutory rape. Concluding the 1914 Portrait, Joyce saluted...


Migrant Nation

by Paul Longley Arthur Anthem Press (December 15, 2017)

The essays in ‘Migrant Nation: Australian Culture, Society and Identity’ work within the gap between Australian image and experience, focusing on particular historical blind spots by telling stories of individuals...


This Day in Presidential History

by Paul Brandus Bernan Press (December 15, 2017)

For reference librarians, journalists, history buffs, and more, a treasure trove of information about the US presidency for each day of the year from the popular, award-winning White House journalist Paul Brandus....


Reflections on Liszt

by Alan Walker Cornell University Press (December 15, 2017)

"No one knows more about Franz Liszt than Alan Walker."—Malcolm Bowie, Times Literary Supplement

In a series of lively essays that tell us much not only about the phenomenon that was Franz Liszt but also about...


The Economics of Emancipation

by Kathleen Mary Butler The University of North Carolina Press (December 15, 2017)

The British Slavery Abolition Act of 1834 provided a grant of u20 million to compensate the owners of West Indian slaves for the loss of their human 'property.' In this first comparative analysis of the impact...


Forging the Atomic Shield

by Roger M. Anders The University of North Carolina Press (December 15, 2017)

Soon after his appointment as chairman of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission in 1950, Gordon E. Dean began an office diary composed primarily of notes from his telephone conversations. The diary contains Dean's...


Broken: Part 1 of 3: A traumatised girl. Her troubled brother. Their shocking secret.

by Rosie Lewis Harper Element (December 14, 2017)

Nine-year-old Archie and his five-year-old sister, Bobbi, are taken into emergency police protective custody after an incident of domestic violence at their family home.

Rosie collects the children from their...


Memorable Moments of a Met Copper

by David Dugmore Melrose Books (December 14, 2017)

Memorable Moments of a Met Copper – 1967–1997 is the fascinating and absorbing memoir of a Met Copper spanning a thirty year period. Presented as a series of stark, harrowing and often disturbed short anecdotes...


This Might Get a Little Heavy

by Ralphie May & Nils Parker St. Martin's Press (December 12, 2017)

There was a time when Ralphie May was one of the biggest standup comedians in the country, both by ticket sales and by tonnage. While some things changed—Ralphie lost half his body weight—others did not:...


An Uncommon Reader

by Helen Smith Farrar, Straus and Giroux (December 12, 2017)

One of The Sunday Times' (U.K.) Books of the Year

"Garnett's life will not need to be written again." —Andrew Morton, Times Literary Supplement

A penetrating biography of the most important English-language...


Journeys in the Kali Yuga: A Pilgrimage from Esoteric India to Pagan Europe

by Aki Cederberg Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (December 12, 2017)

A beautifully evocative account of one man’s odyssey to discover authentic and unbroken magical traditions in the East and reawaken them in the West

• Details the author’s encounters with the Naga Babas,...


Charles Darwin

by A.N. Wilson Harper (December 12, 2017)

A radical reappraisal of Charles Darwin from the bestselling author of Victoria: A Life.

With the publication of On the Origin of Species, Charles Darwin—hailed as the man who "discovered evolution"—was propelled...


Anyone Who's Anyone

by George Wayne Harper (December 05, 2017)

From former Vanity Fair magazine’s celebrity interviewer George Wayne comes a collection of piquant, poignant, and nostalgic interviews with some of the iconic personalities of our time, curated from his legendary...


From Bow to Burma

by Gerry Abbott Melrose Books (December 05, 2017)

In The Teaching of English as an International Language (1981) Gerry and his colleagues put forward their ideas on classroom practice in overseas schools. That teacher’s manual has been called a “golden...


Heartbreaker

by James Styan Jonathan Ball (December 05, 2017)

In this new biography of Chris Barnard we not only learn about the life of South Africa’s most famous surgeon, from his Beaufort West childhood through his studies locally and abroad to his prominent marriages...


Aleister Crowley in America: Art, Espionage, and Sex Magick in the New World

by Tobias Churton Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (December 05, 2017)

An exploration of Crowley’s relationship with the United States

• Details Crowley’s travels, passions, literary and artistic endeavors, sex magick, and psychedelic experimentation

• Investigates Crowley’s...


Parental Discretion Is Advised: The Rise of N.W.A and the Dawn of Gangsta Rap

by Gerrick D. Kennedy Atria Books (December 05, 2017)

“An incredibly vivid look at one of music’s most iconic groups.” —Associated Press

“Kennedy is a deft storyteller.” —Los Angeles Times

“An entertaining account.” —Kirkus Reviews

“In-depth...


The Last Black Unicorn

by Tiffany Haddish Gallery Books (December 05, 2017)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From stand-up comedian, actress, and breakout star of Girls Trip, Tiffany Haddish, comes The Last Black Unicorn, a sidesplitting, hysterical, edgy, and unflinching collection of (extremely)...


The Saboteur

by Paul Kix Harper (December 05, 2017)

In the tradition of Agent Zigzag comes this breathtaking biography, as fast-paced and emotionally intuitive as the very best spy thrillers, which illuminates an unsung hero of the French Resistance during World...


Ever After

by Anne Edwards St. Martin's Press (November 28, 2017)

"This is the stuff of fairy tales," said the Archbishop of Canterbury on July 23, 1981, after the 20-year-old Lady Diana Spencer arrived in a glass coach for her wedding to Prince Charles. But everyone knows...


Maria Callas

by Anne Edwards St. Martin's Press (November 28, 2017)

Maria Callas continues to mesmerize us decades after her death, not only because she was indisputably the greatest opera diva of the 20th century, but also because both her life and death were shrouded in a...


Finding the Edge: My Life on the Ice

by Karen Chen & Kristi Yamaguchi HarperCollins (November 28, 2017)

Figure skating icon and U.S. National Champion Karen Chen tells the amazing story of her rise to the top, featuring never-before-seen photos and behind-the-scenes details from her journey on and off the ice!...


Journey to Mindfulness: The Autobiography of Bhante G.

by Henepola Gunaratana & Malmgren Jeanne Wisdom Publications (November 28, 2017)

The inspiring life-story of from the bestselling author of Mindfulness in Plain English—updated and expanded in honor of his 90th birthday.

Bhante Gunaratana—Bhante G., as he is affectionately called—has...


The Man Who Made the Movies

by Vanda Krefft Harper (November 28, 2017)

A riveting story of ambition, greed, and genius unfolding at the dawn of modern America. This landmark biography brings into focus a fascinating brilliant entrepreneur—like Steve Jobs or Walt Disney, a true...


George Bronson Rea, Propagandist

by Leslie Eaton Clark Fairleigh Dickinson University Press (November 27, 2017)

George Bronson Rea, Propagandist brings to life the extraordinary story of a journalist, publisher, engineer, spy, lobbyist, blackmailer and fortune hunter, who represents twentieth century journalism gone awry....


A World in a Grain of Sand

by Virginia Disney Connell Melrose Books (November 24, 2017)

Globetrotter, artist and linguist, living in the South of France in Provence, the author travelled widely during the sixties and seventies. In these diaries, recorded on a day to day basis, she shares with us...


Francisco Goya

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (November 22, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Find out everything you need to know about the life and work of Francisco Goya in just 50 minutes with this straightforward and engaging guide!

Francisco Goya is one of the most...


Miguel de Cervantes

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (November 22, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Find out everything you need to know about the life and work of Miguel de Cervantes in just 50 minutes with this straightforward and engaging guide!

Miguel de Cervantes is often...


Albert Camus

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (November 22, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Find out everything you need to know about the life and work of Albert Camus in just 50 minutes with this straightforward and engaging guide!

Albert Camus is one of the most celebrated...


Exceeding my Brief

by Barbara Hosking Biteback Publishing (November 21, 2017)

From the tragic massacre at the 1972 Munich Olympic Games, to signing the Treaty of Rome when Britain entered the Common Market, Barbara Hosking was there.

This is the story of a Cornish scholarship girl with...


Prairie Fires

by Caroline Fraser Henry Holt and Co. (November 21, 2017)

The first comprehensive historical biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder, the beloved author of the Little House on the Prairie books

One of The New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of the Year

Millions of readers...


Extreme Ownership

by Jocko Willink & Leif Babin St. Martin's Press (November 21, 2017)

An updated edition of the blockbuster bestselling leadership book that took America and the world by storm, two U.S. Navy SEAL officers who led the most highly decorated special operations unit of the Iraq War...


Gold Dust Woman

by Stephen Davis St. Martin's Press (November 21, 2017)

Stevie Nicks is a legend of rock, but her energy and magnetism sparked new interest in this icon. At 68, she's one of the most glamorous creatures rock has known, and the rare woman who's a real rock ‘n' roller....


Why Bob Dylan Matters

by Richard F. Thomas Dey Street Books (November 21, 2017)

“The coolest class on campus” – The New York Times

When the Nobel Prize for Literature was awarded to Bob Dylan in 2016, a debate raged. Some celebrated, while many others questioned the choice.  How could...


Have a Butcher's

by Stephen Marcus The History Press (November 20, 2017)

When Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels was released in 1998, few would have prophesized quite the impact this low budget crime comedy would have. Almost overnight it became a cultural phenomenon, launched...