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Drone Warrior

by Brett Velicovich & Christopher S. Stewart Dey Street Books (June 27, 2017)

“A must read for anyone who wants to understand the new American way of war.”  — General Michael V. Hayden, former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency and the National Security Agency

A former...


My Glory Was I Had Such Friends

by Amy Silverstein Harper Wave (June 27, 2017)

In this moving memoir about the power of friendship and the resilience of the human spirit, Amy Silverstein tells the story of the extraordinary group of women who supported her as she waited on the precipice...


The Genius of Jane Austen

by Paula Byrne Harper Perennial (June 27, 2017)

Perfect for fans of Jane Austen, this updated edition of Paula Byrne's debut book includes new material that explores the history of Austen stage adaptations, why her books work so well on screen, and what that...


The Working Class Republican

by Henry Olsen Broadside e-books (June 27, 2017)

Preface by Jon Meacham

In this sure to be controversial book in the vein of The Forgotten Man, a political analyst argues that conservative icon Ronald Reagan was not an enemy of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and...


Another Kind of Madness

by Stephen Hinshaw St. Martin's Press (June 20, 2017)

Glenn Close says: "Another Kind of Madness is one of the best books I’ve read about the cost of stigma and silence in a family touched by mental illness. I was profoundly moved by Stephen Hinshaw’s story,...


A Paris Year

by Janice MacLeod St. Martin's Press (June 20, 2017)

Part memoir and part visual journey through the streets of modern-day Paris, France, A Paris Year chronicles, day by day, one woman’s French sojourn in the world’s most beautiful city. Beginning on her first...


Housman Country

by Peter Parker Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 20, 2017)

A captivating exploration of A. E. Housman and the influence of his particular brand of Englishness

A. E. Housman’s A Shropshire Lad made little impression when it was first published in 1896 but has since...


Be Free or Die: The Amazing Story of Robert Smalls' Escape from Slavery to Union Hero

by Cate Lineberry St. Martin's Press (June 20, 2017)

"A stunning tale of a little-known figure in history. Robert Smalls' astounding heroism during the Civil War helped convince Lincoln and the country that African Americans were extraordinarily capable of fighting...


I Was Told to Come Alone

by Souad Mekhennet Henry Holt and Co. (June 13, 2017)

“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...


The Chick and the Dead

by Carla Valentine St. Martin's Press (June 13, 2017)

Carla Valentine works with the dead. After studying forensics, she assisted pathologists with post-mortems for years before becoming the curator of the world’s most famous pathology museum. When it comes to...


With God in Russia

by Walter J. Ciszek & Daniel L. Flaherty HarperOne (June 13, 2017)

Republished for a new century and featuring an afterword by Father James Martin, SJ, the classic memoir of an American-born Jesuit priest imprisoned for fifteen years in a Soviet gulag during the height of the...


Away with Words

by Joe Berkowitz Harper Perennial (June 13, 2017)

Fast Company reporter Joe Berkowitz investigates the bizarre and hilarious world of pun competitions from the Punderdome 3000 in Brooklyn to the World competition in Austin.

When Joe Berkowitz witnessed his first...


The Close Encounters Man

by Mark O'Connell Dey Street Books (June 13, 2017)

The wildly entertaining and eye-opening biography of J. Allen Hynek, the astronomer who invented the concept of "Close Encounters" with alien life, inspired Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster classic science fiction...


Runnin' with the Devil

by Noel Monk & Joe Layden Dey Street Books (June 13, 2017)

The manager who shepherded Van Halen from obscurity to rock stardom goes behind the scenes to tell the complete, unadulterated story of David Lee Roth, Eddie Van Halen, and the legendary band that changed rock...


Hunger

by Roxane Gay Harper (June 13, 2017)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Bad Feminist: a searingly honest memoir of food, weight, self-image, and learning how to feed your hunger while taking care of yourself.

“I ate and ate and ate...


Not So Good a Gay Man

by Frank M. Robinson Tom Doherty Associates (June 06, 2017)

Not So Good a Gay Man is the compelling memoir of author, screenwriter, and activist Frank M. Robinson.

Frank M. Robinson (1926-2014) accomplished a great deal in his long life, working in magazine publishing,...


The Pretender

by Marc Ruskin St. Martin's Press (June 06, 2017)

Of all the tools available to law enforcement, the living, breathing undercover operative remains the gold standard. This is true in TV shows and in the real world. In the era of electronic surveillance, UC...


1944 Diary

by Hans Keilson & Damion Searls Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 06, 2017)

[1944 Diary] is a deeply personal account, made even more remarkable that it was written during World War II and the horrors of the Holocaust . . . A moving and fascinating read." —Library Journal

In 2010,...


Blinded by Hope

by Meg McGuire She Writes Press (June 06, 2017)

One day a teenage boy gets on his bike and rides forty miles up California’s Pacific Coast Highway to avoid causing an earthquake he fears will endanger his mother and sister. But the quake he is experiencing...


Mean Dads for a Better America

by Tom Shillue Dey Street Books (June 06, 2017)

From the stand-up comedian and popular host on the Fox News Network, a nostalgic look back at his childhood and the simple American values that shaped his worldview—a portrait of growing up in 1970s America....


Enemies of the People

by Sam Jordison HarperCollins (June 01, 2017)

Something has gone wrong. We're living in an age of celebratory racism, extreme inequality, uncertainty and fear. We're governed by people who claim to be populist but who seem to hate everyone. There are idiots...


Shooting History: A Personal Journey

by Jon Snow Harper Perennial (May 30, 2017)

The compelling autobiography of one of the great and most committed newsmen of our time: full, frank, and occasionally very funny, Jon Snow’s memoirs are as revealing about the great and the not-so-good as...


Garsington Revisited

by Sandra J. Darroch John Libbey Publishing (May 24, 2017)

Lady Ottoline Morrell was the foremost host of the Bloomsbury set, offering sustenance and friendship to Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, TS Eliot, DH Lawrence, Duncan Grant and her lover Bertrand Russell, to name...


Henry Ford

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (May 23, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Henry Ford in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the life and career of Henry Ford....


The Watergate Scandal

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (May 23, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the events of the Watergate scandal in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the Watergate scandal....


Joan of Arc

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (May 23, 2017)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Joan of Arc in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of Joan of Arc. As the Hundred Years’...


Young Leonardo

by Jean-Pierre Isbouts & Christopher Heath Brown St. Martin's Press (May 23, 2017)

Provocative and original, this fresh look at Leonardo da Vinci’s formative years in Florence and Milan provides a radically different scenario of how he created his signature style that would transform Western...


Spirit of the Horse

by William Shatner St. Martin's Press (May 23, 2017)

From his first time riding as a child, William Shatner has felt a deep love for horses. Whether seated in the saddle, communicating with them, or simply appreciating their beauty, his bond with these majestic...


Never Call Me a Hero

by N. Jack "Dusty" Kleiss, Timothy Orr & Laura Orr William Morrow (May 23, 2017)

National Bestseller "An instant classic." Dallas Morning News 75 YEARS AGO, ONE DARING AMERICAN PILOT MAY HAVE CHANGED THE COURSE OF HISTORY WHEN HE STRUCK AND SANK TWO JAPANESE CARRIERS AT THE...


Chasing Space

by Leland Melvin Amistad (May 23, 2017)

In this revelatory and moving memoir, a former NASA astronaut and NFL wide receiver shares his personal journey from the gridiron to the stars, examining the intersecting roles of community, perseverance...


Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang: The Boom in British Thrillers from Casino Royale to The Eagle Has Landed

by Mike Ripley & Lee Child HarperCollins (May 18, 2017)

An entertaining history of British thrillers from Casino Royale to The Eagle Has Landed, in which award-winning crime writer Mike Ripley reveals that, though Britain may have lost an empire, her thrillers helped...


The Fact of a Body

by Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich Flatiron Books (May 16, 2017)

“A True Crime Masterpiece” – Vogue

Entertainment Weekly "Must" List

Real Simple's Best New Books

"This book is a marvel. The Fact of a Body is equal parts gripping and haunting and will leave you questioning...


The Mighty Franks

by Michael Frank Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 16, 2017)

A psychologically acute memoir about an unusual Hollywood family by Michael Frank, who "brings Proustian acuity and razor-sharp prose to family dramas as primal, and eccentrically insular, as they come" (The...


Being a Dad Is Weird

by Ben Falcone Dey Street Books (May 16, 2017)

A funny and intimate look at fatherhood from the actor and writer/director of The Boss and Tammy that combines stories about his own larger-than-life dad and how his experiences raising two daughters with his...


How Dare the Sun Rise

by Sandra Uwiringiyimana & Abigail Pesta Katherine Tegen Books (May 16, 2017)

This profoundly moving memoir is the remarkable and inspiring true story of Sandra Uwiringiyimana, a girl from the Democratic Republic of the Congo who tells the tale of how she survived a massacre, immigrated...


Barometer of Fear

by Alexis Stenfors Zed Books (May 15, 2017)

  • Author has been described as one of the ‘world's most infamous rogue traders’

  • Guaranteed to receive widespread publicity - author has already had an extensive profile article written about him in the Wall...

Becoming Bonnie

by Jenni L. Walsh Tom Doherty Associates (May 09, 2017)

One of Bookbub's "Biggest Historical Fictions Books Coming Out This Summer," from debut historical novelist Jenni L. Walsh--and just in time for the 50th anniversary of the Oscar award-winning film, Bonnie and...


The Killing School

by Brandon Webb & John David Mann St. Martin's Press (May 09, 2017)

As a SEAL sniper and combat veteran, Webb was tapped to revamp the U.S. Naval Special Warfare (SEAL) Scout/Sniper School, incorporating the latest advances in technology and ballistics software to create an...


A Dog's Way Home

by W. Bruce Cameron Tom Doherty Associates (May 09, 2017)

From W. Bruce Cameron, the author of the New York Times and USA Today bestselling novel A Dog's Purpose, which is now a major motion picture!

Lucas Ray is shocked when an adorable puppy jumps out of an abandoned...


Man of the Year

by Lou Cove Flatiron Books (May 09, 2017)

"Hilarious and poignant" — People Magazine

For one 1970’s family, the center may not hold, but it certainly does fold.

In 1978 Jimmy Carter mediates the Camp David Accords, Fleetwood Mac tops charts with Rumours...


I'd Hate Myself in the Morning

by Ring Lardner & Victor Navasky Prospecta Press (May 09, 2017)

Ring Lardner, Jr.’s memoir is a pilgrimage through the American century. The son of an immensely popular and influential American writer, Lardner grew up swaddled in material and cultural privilege. After...


Filling Her Shoes

by Betsy Graziani Fasbinder She Writes Press (May 09, 2017)

• More than 29 million parents are stepparents to their partners’ children; this book is perfect for anyone in a blended family of any kind, whether they’re born to it, marry into it, or are adopted into...


A New Model

by Ashley Graham & Rebecca Paley Dey Street Books (May 09, 2017)

One of the most outspoken voices gracing the cover of magazines today encourages women to be their most confident selves, recognize their personal beauty, and reach for their highest dreams in this wise, warm,...


Rising Star

by David Garrow William Morrow (May 09, 2017)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Rising Star is the definitive account of Barack Obama's formative years that made him the man who became the forty-fourth president of the United Statesfrom the Pulitzer Prize-winning...


Spies in the Family

by Eva Dillon Harper (May 09, 2017)

A riveting true-life thriller and revealing memoir from the daughter of an American intelligence officer—the astonishing true story of two spies and their families on opposite sides of the Cold War.

In the...


Corita Kent: Gentle Revolutionary of the Heart

by Rose Pacatte Liturgical Press (May 05, 2017)

Corita Kent, an American nun and pop artist, led a life of creativity and love that took her in unexpected directions. In this engaging portrait, Sr. Rose Pacatte, FSP, offers an in-depth look at Corita Kent,...


The Prince Who Would Be King: The Life and Death of Henry Stuart

by Sarah Fraser William Collins (May 04, 2017)

Henry Stuart’s life is the last great forgotten Jacobean tale. Shadowed by the gravity of the Thirty Years’ War and the huge changes taking place across Europe in seventeenth-century society, economy, politics...


Odd Birds

by Ian Harding St. Martin's Press (May 02, 2017)

A 7-time Teen Choice Award Winner on Freeform's most-watched series, Pretty Little Liars … A social media influencer with over 7 million followers … An avid birdwatcher? Yes, you read that correctly. Ian...


Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool

by Peter Turner Picador (May 02, 2017)

SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE

THE GOLDEN AGE OF HOLLYWOOD, A YOUNG BRITISH ACTOR, A LOVE AFFAIR, AND A TRAGEDY, FILM STARS DON’T DIE IN LIVERPOOL IS THE TOUCHING STORY OF THE LAST DAYS OF A HOLLYWOOD ICON....


I Know It in My Heart

by Mary E. Plouffe PhD She Writes Press (May 02, 2017)

A three-week adventure becomes a tragic dilemma for a loving sister, a motherless child, and a terrified father facing unimaginable loss together and using their relationships with one another to survive. I...