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It Was Me All Along

(Available January 6, 2015)
It Was Me All Along
Written by Andie Mitchell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770433246
Our Price: $24.00
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It Was Me All Along
A Memoir
Written by Andie Mitchell


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $24.00

A heartbreakingly honest, endearing memoir of incredible weight loss by a young food blogger who battles body image issues and overcomes food addiction to find self-acceptance.
 
All her life, Andie Mitchell had eaten lustily and mindlessly. Food was her babysitter, her best friend, her confidant, and it provided a refuge from her... Read more >
It Was Me All Along
A Memoir
Written by Andie Mitchell


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $11.99

A yet heartbreakingly honest, endearing memoir of incredible weight loss by a young food blogger who battles body image issues and overcomes food addiction to find self-acceptance.
 
All her life, Andie Mitchell had eaten lustily and mindlessly. Food was her babysitter, her best friend, her confidant, and it provided a refuge from... Read more >
It Was Me All Along

(Available January 6, 2015)
It Was Me All Along
Written by Andie Mitchell, Read by Andie Mitchell
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553546255
Our Price: $35.00
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It Was Me All Along
A Memoir
Written by Andie Mitchell
Read by Andie Mitchell


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $35.00

A heartbreakingly honest, endearing memoir of incredible weight loss by a young food blogger who battles body image issues and overcomes food addiction to find self-acceptance.
 
All her life, Andie Mitchell had eaten lustily and mindlessly. Food was her babysitter, her best friend, her confidant, and it provided a refuge from her... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a hardcover.
It Was Me All Along
A Memoir
Written by Andie Mitchell
Read by Andie Mitchell


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $17.50

A heartbreakingly honest, endearing memoir of incredible weight loss by a young food blogger who battles body image issues and overcomes food addiction to find self-acceptance.
 
All her life, Andie Mitchell had eaten lustily and mindlessly. Food was her babysitter, her best friend, her confidant, and it provided a refuge from her... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a hardcover.
Rena's Promise
A Story of Sisters in Auschwitz
Written by Rena Kornreich Gelissen and Heather Dune Macadam


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $9.99

Sent to Auschwitz on the first Jewish transport, Rena Kornreich survived the Nazi death camps for over three years. While there she was reunited with her sister Danka. Each day became a struggle to fulfill the promise Rena made to her mother when the family was forced to split apart--a promise... Read more >
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The Baroness
The Baroness
Written by Hannah Rothschild
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781101872338
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The Baroness
The Search for Nica, the Rebellious Rothschild and Jazz's Secret Muse
Written by Hannah Rothschild


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $17.95

Beautiful and spirited, Pannonica Rothschild, known as Nica, was born in 1913 to eccentric privilege and a storied family history. After marrying well, she settled into a French chateau to bear children and support her husband’s war career. But when Nica heard “Round Midnight” by jazz composer Thelonious Monk, everything changed...

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Penelope Fitzgerald
Penelope Fitzgerald
Written by Hermione Lee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385352345
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Penelope Fitzgerald
A Life
Written by Hermione Lee


Format: Hardcover, 512 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $35.00

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW’ S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

The acclaimed biographer of Edith Wharton and Virginia Woolf gives us an intimate portrait of one of the most quietly brilliant novelists of the twentieth century.

Penelope Fitzgerald was a great English writer whose career didn't begin until... Read more >
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Penelope Fitzgerald
Penelope Fitzgerald
Written by Hermione Lee
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385352352
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Penelope Fitzgerald
A Life
Written by Hermione Lee


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $17.99

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW’ S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

The acclaimed biographer of Edith Wharton and Virginia Woolf gives us an intimate portrait of one of the most quietly brilliant novelists of the twentieth century.

Penelope Fitzgerald was a great English writer whose career didn't begin until... Read more >
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This Crazy Thing Called Love
This Crazy Thing Called Love
Written by Susan Braudy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153355
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This Crazy Thing Called Love
The Golden World and Fatal Marriage of Ann and Billy Woodward
Written by Susan Braudy


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 12, 2014
Price: $16.99

In 1955, Ann Woodward shot her husband, Billy, in their Oyster Bay, Long Island, home. While she was cleared by a grand jury, which believed her story that she had mistaken Billy for a prowler who had been recently breaking into neighboring houses, New York society was convinced that she had... Read more >
Widow Basquiat
Widow Basquiat
Written by Jennifer Clement
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553419917
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Widow Basquiat
A Love Story
Written by Jennifer Clement


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.00

The beautifully written, deeply affecting story of Jean-Michel Basquiat's partner, her past, and their life together

New York City in the 1980s was a mesmerizing, wild place. A hotbed for hip hop, underground culture, and unmatched creative energy, it spawned some of the most significant art of the 20th century. It... Read more >
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Widow Basquiat
Widow Basquiat
Written by Jennifer Clement
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553419924
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Widow Basquiat
A Love Story
Written by Jennifer Clement


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $9.99

The beautifully written, deeply affecting story of Jean-Michel Basquiat's partner, her past, and their life together

New York City in the 1980s was a mesmerizing, wild place. A hotbed for hip hop, underground culture, and unmatched creative energy, it spawned some of the most significant art of the 20th century. It... Read more >
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Wondrous Beauty
Wondrous Beauty
Written by Carol Berkin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476258
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Wondrous Beauty
Betsy Bonaparte, the Belle of Baltimore Who Married Napoleon's Brother
Written by Carol Berkin


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.95

From the award-winning historian and author of Revolutionary Mothers, here is the remarkable life of Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte, renowned as the most beautiful woman of nineteenth-century Baltimore, whose marriage in 1803 to Jérôme Bonaparte, the youngest brother of Napoleon Bonaparte, became inextricably bound to the diplomatic and political histories of the... Read more >
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Isabella
Isabella
Written by Kirstin Downey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385534116
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Isabella
The Warrior Queen
Written by Kirstin Downey


Format: Hardcover, 544 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $35.00

An engrossing and revolutionary biography of Isabella of Castile, the controversial Queen of Spain who sponsored Christopher Columbus's journey to the New World, established the Spanish Inquisition, and became one of the most influential female rulers in history

Born at a time when Christianity was dying out and the Ottoman Empire was... Read more >
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Isabella
Isabella
Written by Kirstin Downey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385534123
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Isabella
The Warrior Queen
Written by Kirstin Downey


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $15.99

An engrossing and revolutionary biography of Isabella of Castile, the controversial Queen of Spain who sponsored Christopher Columbus's journey to the New World, established the Spanish Inquisition, and became one of the most influential female rulers in history

Born at a time when Christianity was dying out and the Ottoman Empire was... Read more >
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Isabella
Isabella
Written by Kirstin Downey, Read by Kimberly Farr
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553398472
Our Price: $30.00

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Isabella
The Warrior Queen
Written by Kirstin Downey
Read by Kimberly Farr


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $30.00

An engrossing and revolutionary biography of Isabella of Castile, the controversial Queen of Spain who sponsored Christopher Columbus's journey to the New World, established the Spanish Inquisition, and became one of the most influential female rulers in history

Born at a time when Christianity was dying out and the Ottoman Empire was... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Maeve's Times
Maeve's Times
Written by Maeve Binchy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385353458
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Maeve's Times
In Her Own Words
Written by Maeve Binchy


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $27.95

Five decades of selected writings from the Irish Times by the beloved and best-selling author, filled with her hallmark humor, candor, and wisdom-a timeless gift to her legion of fans.

Maeve Binchy once confessed: "As someone who fell off a chair not long ago trying to hear what they were saying at the next... Read more >
Maeve's Times
Maeve's Times
Written by Maeve Binchy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385353465
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Maeve's Times
In Her Own Words
Written by Maeve Binchy


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $13.99

Five decades of selected writings from the Irish Times by the beloved and best-selling author, filled with her hallmark humor, candor, and wisdom-a timeless gift to her legion of fans.

Maeve Binchy once confessed: "As someone who fell off a chair not long ago trying to hear what they were saying at the next... Read more >
Maeve's Times
Maeve's Times
Written by Maeve Binchy, Read by Kate Binchy
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553410136
Our Price: $45.00
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Maeve's Times
In Her Own Words
Written by Maeve Binchy
Read by Kate Binchy


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $45.00

Five decades of selected writings from the Irish Times by the beloved and best-selling author, filled with her hallmark humor, candor, and wisdom-a timeless gift to her legion of fans.

Maeve Binchy once confessed: "As someone who fell off a chair not long ago trying to hear what they were saying at the next... Read more >
Maeve's Times
Maeve's Times
Written by Maeve Binchy, Read by Kate Binchy
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553410143
Our Price: $22.50

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Maeve's Times
In Her Own Words
Written by Maeve Binchy
Read by Kate Binchy


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $22.50

Five decades of selected writings from the Irish Times by the beloved and best-selling author, filled with her hallmark humor, candor, and wisdom-a timeless gift to her legion of fans.

Maeve Binchy once confessed: "As someone who fell off a chair not long ago trying to hear what they were saying at the next... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Ada's Algorithm
Ada's Algorithm
Written by James Essinger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781612194080
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Ada's Algorithm
How Lord Byron's Daughter Ada Lovelace Launched the Digital Age
Written by James Essinger


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $25.95

“[Ada Lovelace], like Steve Jobs, stands at the intersection of arts and technology."—Walter Isaacson, author of The Innovators

Over 150 years after her death, a widely-used scientific computer program was named “Ada,” after Ada Lovelace, the only legitimate daughter of the eighteenth century’s version of a rock star, Lord Byron. Why?

Because, after... Read more >
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Ada's Algorithm
How Lord Byron's Daughter Ada Lovelace Launched the Digital Age
Written by James Essinger


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $25.95

“[Ada Lovelace], like Steve Jobs, stands at the intersection of arts and technology."—Walter Isaacson, author of The Innovators

Over 150 years after her death, a widely-used scientific computer program was named “Ada,” after Ada Lovelace, the only legitimate daughter of the eighteenth century’s version of a rock star, Lord Byron. Why?

Because, after... Read more >
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The Woman Who Would Be King
The Woman Who Would Be King
Written by Kara Cooney, Read by Kara Cooney
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804128353
Our Price: $20.00

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The Woman Who Would Be King
Hatshepsut's Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt
Written by Kara Cooney
Read by Kara Cooney


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $20.00

An engrossing biography of the longest-reigning female pharaoh in Ancient Egypt and the story of her audacious rise to power.
 
Hatshepsut—the daughter of a general who usurped Egypt's throne and a mother with ties to the previous dynasty—was born into a privileged position in the royal household, and she was expected to bear...

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The Woman Who Would Be King
The Woman Who Would Be King
Written by Kara Cooney
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307956781
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The Woman Who Would Be King
Hatshepsut's Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt
Written by Kara Cooney


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $13.99

An engrossing biography of the longest-reigning female pharaoh in Ancient Egypt and the story of her audacious rise to power.
 
Hatshepsut—the daughter of a general who usurped Egypt's throne and a mother with ties to the previous dynasty—was born into a privileged position in the royal household, and she was expected to bear...

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The Woman Who Would Be King
The Woman Who Would Be King
Written by Kara Cooney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307956767
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The Woman Who Would Be King
Hatshepsut's Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt
Written by Kara Cooney


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $28.00

An engrossing biography of the longest-reigning female pharaoh in Ancient Egypt and the story of her audacious rise to power.
 
Hatshepsut—the daughter of a general who usurped Egypt's throne and a mother with ties to the previous dynasty—was born into a privileged position in the royal household, and she was expected to bear...

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Queen Anne
Queen Anne
Written by Anne Somerset
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804171601
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Queen Anne
The Politics of Passion
Written by Anne Somerset


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $17.95

Five years after ascending the throne in 1702, Queen Anne united England and Scotland and became the first queen of modern Great Britain. By the end of her reign, Britain had emerged as a major power; the victories won by her general, the Duke of Marlborough, had humbled France and laid...

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