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The Dog Who Could Fly

by Damien Lewis Atria Books (June 10, 2014)

?A thoroughly enjoyable story of heroism and true friendship? (Publishers Weekly, starred review), this Sunday Times top ten bestseller is the true account of a German shepherd who was adopted by the Royal Air...


God Sleeps in Rwanda

by Joseph Sebarenzi & Laura Mullane Atria Books (September 08, 2009)

Joseph Sebarenzi?s parents, seven siblings, and countless other family members were among 800,000 Tutsi brutally murdered over the course of ninety days in 1994 by extremist Rwandan Hutu?an efficiency that exceeded...


Beau Brummell

by Ian Kelly Atria Books (July 23, 2013)

"If people turn to look at you in the street, you are not well dressed, but either too stiff, too tight, or too fashionable."

-- Beau Brummell

Long before tabloids and television, Beau Brummell was the first...


The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II

by Denise Kiernan Atria Books (March 05, 2013)

The New York Times bestseller, now available in paperback?an incredible true story of the top-secret World War II town of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, and the young women brought there unknowingly to help build the...


Prince Philip Revealed

by Ingrid Seward Atria Books (October 20, 2020)

Discover the full and fascinating story of Prince Philip?one of the most important, influential, and elusive royals?in this colorful and revelatory biography written by the renowned royal family expert and editor-in-chief...


A Bookshop in Berlin

by Françoise Frenkel & Patrick Modiano Atria Books (December 03, 2019)

A PEOPLE BOOK OF THE WEEK

WINNER OF THE JQ?WINGATE LITERARY PRIZE

“A haunting tribute to survivors and those lost forever?and a reminder, in our own troubled era, never to forget.” ?People

An “exceptional”...


A Mission from God: A Memoir and Challenge for America

by James Meredith & William Doyle Atria Books (August 07, 2012)

?I am not a civil rights hero. I am a warrior, and I am on a mission from God.? ?James Meredith

 James Meredith engineered two of the most epic events of the American civil rights era: the desegregation of...


Farther Than Any Man

by Martin Dugard Atria Books (September 13, 2001)

James Cook never laid eyes on the sea until he was in his teens. He then began an extraordinary rise from farmboy outsider to the hallowed rank of captain of the Royal Navy, leading three historic journeys that...


The Secret Life of Houdini

by William Kalush & Larry Sloman Atria Books (October 31, 2006)

Handcuff King. Escape Artist. International Superstar.

Since his death eighty-eight years ago, Harry Houdini?s life has been chronicled in books, in film, and on television. Now, in this groundbreaking biography,...


The Washingtons of Wessyngton Plantation

by John F. Baker Atria Books (February 03, 2009)

When John F. Baker Jr. was in the seventh grade, he saw a photograph of four former slaves in his social studies textbook. When he learned that two of them were his grandmother's grandparents, he began the lifelong...


Sisters of Fortune

by Jehanne Wake Atria Books (April 05, 2011)

Perfect for fans of the Emmy Award?winning series Downton Abbey, whose creator, Julian Fellowes, raved that Sisters of Fortune is ?absolutely fascinating??a real-life Jane Austen story, that follows the fabulous...


Baldwin's Harlem

by Herb Boyd Atria Books (January 08, 2008)

Baldwin's Harlem is an intimate

portrait of the life and genius of one

of our most brilliant literary minds:

James Baldwin.

Perhaps no other writer is as synonymous with Harlem as James Baldwin (1924-1987)....


Through It All

by Christine King Farris Atria Books (January 13, 2009)

Through It All, a unique, intimate portrait of the Kings, one of America's most extraordinary families, is written as only a beloved elder sibling of Dr. Martin L. King, Jr., could -- with insight, tenderness,...


Life Lit by Some Large Vision

by Ossie Davis & Ruby Dee Atria Books (September 26, 2006)

Ossie Davis, the celebrated civil rights activist, actor, writer, and director, is remembered for a film, television, and stage career of more than half a century. His awards include an Emmy Award, an NAACP...


Kinky Gazpacho

by Lori L. Tharps Atria Books (March 04, 2008)

Magazine writer and editor Lori Tharps was born and raised in the comfortable but mostly White suburbs of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where she was often the only person of color in her school and neighborhood. At...


In the Name of Honor

by Marie-Thérèse Cuny, Mukhtar Mai, Linda Coverdale & Nicholas D. Kristof Atria Books (October 31, 2006)

In June 2002, journalists throughout the world began to hear of the gang rape of a Pakistani woman from the impoverished village of Meerwala. The rape was ordered by a local clan known as the Mastoi and was...


Shadow of the Titanic

by Andrew Wilson Atria Books (March 06, 2012)

IN the early morning hours of April 15, 1912, the icy waters of the North Atlantic reverberated with the desperate screams of more than 1,500 men, women, and children?passengers of the once majestic liner Titanic...