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Elizabeth & Margaret the intimate world of the Windsor sisters —Morton, Andrew, 1953- author.
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2021
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They were the closest of sisters and the best of friends. But when, in a quixotic twist of fate, their uncle Edward Vlll decided to abdicate the throne, the dynamic between Elizabeth and Margaret was dramatically altered...

Where the light enters building a family, discovering myself —Biden, Jill, author.
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2021
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"How did you get this number?" Those were the first words Jill Biden spoke to U.S. senator Joe Biden when he called her out of the blue to ask her on a date. Growing up, Jill had wanted two things: a marriage like her pa...

The woman they could not silence one woman, her incredible fight for freedom, and the men who tried to make her disappear —Moore, Kate (Writer and editor), author.
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2021
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"1860: Elizabeth Packard, housewife and mother of six, is facing a horrifying battle with her husband of 21 years. Feeling increasingly threatened by Elizabeth and her brilliant intellect, independence, and outspokenness...

Cary Grant a brilliant disguise —Eyman, Scott, 1951- author.
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2021
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"Scott Eyman, author of the New York Times bestseller John Wayne: The Life and Legend, has written an incisive, definitive biography of another great Hollywood legend, Cary Grant, drawing in part on new research into Gra...

Aftershocks a memoir —Owusu, Nadia, 1981- author.
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2021
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"Nadia Owusu grew up all over the world--from Rome and London to Dar-es-Salaam and Kampala. When her mother abandoned her when she was two years old, the rejection caused Nadia to be confused about her identity. Even aft...

From the ashes my story of being indigenous, homeless, and finding my way —Thistle, Jesse, author.
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In his memoir, Jesse Thistle writes about his experiences as a child abandoned by his parents and placed in foster care, his self-destructive cycle of drug addiction, petty crime and homelessness, and how he managed to t...

When Harry met Minnie a true story of love and friendship —Teichner, Martha, author.
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2021
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"A memoir of love and loss, of being in the right place at the right time, and of the mysterious ways a beloved pet can bring people together, from CBS Sunday Morning News correspondent and multi-Emmy-Award-winning Marth...

The doctors Blackwell how two pioneering sisters brought medicine to women--and women to medicine —Nimura, Janice P., author.
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2021
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"Elizabeth Blackwell believed from an early age that she was destined for a mission beyond the scope of "ordinary" womanhood. Though the world at first recoiled at the notion of a woman studying medicine, her intelligenc...

The secret life of Dorothy Soames : a memoir —Cowan, Justine, author.
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2021
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"A riveting family drama evocative of Angela's Ashes and The Glass Castle, about a woman who discovers the shocking secret at the center of her mother's life. Justine had always been told that her mother came from royal ...

Taste my life through food —Tucci, Stanley, author.
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2021
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"From award-winning actor and food obsessive Stanley Tucci comes an intimate and charming memoir of life in and out of the kitchen"-- Provided by publisher.

Prince Philip revealed —Seward, Ingrid, author.
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2021
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The son of Greek and Danish royalty, consort to the queen, and the grandfather of Princes Harry and William, Prince Philip has been at the heart of the royal family for decades-yet he remains an enigma to many. Now, Ing...

Trejo my life of crime, redemption, and Hollywood —Trejo, Danny, 1944- author.
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2021
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"For the first time, the full, fascinating, and inspirational true story of Danny Trejo's journey from crime, prison, addiction, and loss to unexpected fame as Hollywood's favorite bad guy with a heart of gold"-- Provide...

Featherhood a memoir of two fathers and a magpie —Gilmour, Charlie Samson, author.
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2021
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"One spring day, a baby magpie falls out of its nest and into Charlie Gilmour's hands. Magpies, he soon discovers, are as clever and mischievous as monkeys. They are also notorious thieves, and this one quickly steals hi...

Undaunted my fight against America's enemies, at home and abroad —Brennan, John O., 1955- author.
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2021
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"A powerful and revelatory memoir from former CIA director John Brennan, spanning his more than thirty years in government. In this brutaly honest memoir, Brennan describes the life that took him from being a young CIA ...

My broken language a memoir —Hudes, Quiara Alegría, author.
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2021
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"Quiara Alegria Hudes was the sharp-eyed girl on the stairs while her family danced in her grandmother's tight South Philly kitchen, "frizzy hair cut short, bangs teased into stiff clouds, sweat glistening in the summer ...

About your father and other celebrities I have known : ruminations and revelations from a desperate mother to her dirty son —Rowe, Peggy, author.
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2020
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"Since the day they said, "I do," Peggy's previous "doting" lifestyle met with her husband John's minimalist ways and became the backdrop for years of adventure and a quirky sense of humor because of their differences. F...

A mind spread out on the ground —Elliott, Alicia, author.
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2021
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"The Mohawk phrase for depression can be roughly translated to "a mind spread out on the ground." In this urgent and visceral work, Alicia Elliott explores how apt a description that is for the ongoing effects of persona...

The book collectors a band of Syrian rebels and the stories that carried them through a war —Minoui, Delphine, author.
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2021
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"Daraya is a town outside Damascus, the very spot where the Syrian Civil War began. Long a site of peaceful resistance to the Assad regimes, Daraya fell under siege in 2012. For four years, no one entered or left, and ai...

The dead are arising the life of Malcolm X —Payne, Les, 1941-2018, author.
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2021
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"An epic biography of Malcolm X finally emerges, drawing on hundreds of hours of the author's interviews, rewriting much of the known narrative. Les Payne, the renowned Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist, em...

Exposure : poisoned water, corporate greed, and one lawyer's twenty-year battle against Dupont —Bilott, Robert, 1965- author.
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2020
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"In 1998, Rob Bilott began a legal battle against DuPont that would consume the next twenty years of his life, uncovering the worst case of environmental contamination in modern history and a corporate cover-up that put ...

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