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Ice
Ice
Written by Ice-T and Douglas Century
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345523303
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Ice
A Memoir of Gangster Life and Redemption-from South Central to Hollywood
Written by Ice-T and Douglas Century


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $11.99

He’s a hip-hop icon credited with single-handedly creating gangsta rap. Television viewers know him as Detective Odafin “Fin” Tutuola on the top-rated drama Law & Order: SVU. But where the hype and the headlines end, the real story of Ice-T—the one few of his millions of fans have ever heard—truly begins... Read more >
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Call Me Anna
Call Me Anna
Written by Patty Duke
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ISBN: 9780307788665
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Call Me Anna
The Autobiography of Patty Duke
Written by Patty Duke


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 13, 2011
Price: $7.99

The Star--The public saw her as a gifted child  star: the youngest actor to win an Oscar for her role  as Helen Keller in The Miracle Worker and the  youngest actor to have a prime-time television series  bearing her own name.

The Nightmare--What the  public did not see was Anna Marie Duke, a young girl  whose life... Read more >
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The Best Advice I Ever Got
The Best Advice I Ever Got
Written by Katie Couric, Read by Various
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ISBN: 9780307943309
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The Best Advice I Ever Got
Lessons from Extraordinary Lives
Written by Katie Couric
Read by Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $17.50

What was the tipping point for Malcolm Gladwell? What unscripted event made Meryl Streep who she is? How did Mario Batali cook up his recipe for success? In this inspiration-packed book, Katie Couric reports from the front lines of the worlds of politics, entertainment, sports, philanthropy, the arts, and business—distilling the... Read more >
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The Best Advice I Ever Got
The Best Advice I Ever Got
Written by Katie Couric
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ISBN: 9780679643869
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The Best Advice I Ever Got
Lessons from Extraordinary Lives
Written by Katie Couric


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $13.99

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In this inspiring book, Katie Couric distills the ingenious, hard-won insights of such leaders and visionaries as Maya Angelou, Jimmy Carter, Michael J. Fox, and Ken Burns, who offer advice about life, success, and happiness—how to take chances, follow one’s passions, overcome adversity and inertia, commit... Read more >
Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh, Read by Barbara Eden
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307914347
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Jeannie Out of the Bottle

Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh
Read by Barbara Eden


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $35.00


A magical, heartwarming memoir from one of Hollywood’s most beloved icons

 
Over the past four decades, the landmark NBC hit television series I Dream of Jeannie has delighted generations of audiences and inspired untold numbers of teenage crushes on its beautiful blond star, Barbara Eden. Part pristine Hollywood princess and... Read more >
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All That Is Bitter and Sweet
All That Is Bitter and Sweet
Written by Ashley Judd and Maryanne Vollers, Foreword by Nicholas D. Kristof
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ISBN: 9780345524829
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All That Is Bitter and Sweet
A Memoir
Written by Ashley Judd and Maryanne Vollers
Foreword by Nicholas D. Kristof


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $11.99

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In 2002, award-winning film and stage actor Ashley Judd found her true calling: as a humanitarian and voice for those suffering in neglected parts of the world. After her first trip to the notorious brothels, slums, and hospices of southeast Asia, Ashley knew immediately that she wanted to... Read more >
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Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh, Read by Barbara Eden
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ISBN: 9780307914354
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Jeannie Out of the Bottle

Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh
Read by Barbara Eden


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $17.50


A magical, heartwarming memoir from one of Hollywood’s most beloved icons

 
Over the past four decades, the landmark NBC hit television series I Dream of Jeannie has delighted generations of audiences and inspired untold numbers of teenage crushes on its beautiful blond star, Barbara Eden. Part pristine Hollywood princess and... Read more >
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Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307886958
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Jeannie Out of the Bottle

Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $11.99


A magical, heartwarming memoir from one of Hollywood’s most beloved icons

 
Over the past four decades, the landmark NBC hit television series I Dream of Jeannie has delighted generations of audiences and inspired untold numbers of teenage crushes on its beautiful blond star, Barbara Eden. Part pristine Hollywood princess and... Read more >
The Uncannily Strange and Brief Life of Amedeo Modigliani

Written by Velibor Colic
Translated by Celia Hawkesworth


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $9.99

The life of the painter Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) was chaotic and tragically brief. Consisting of a series of vignettes, mostly set in the painter's studio and peopled by his lover Jeanne Hébuterne (who ended her own life the day after Modigliani's death), the prostitutes who were his occasional models and several... Read more >
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Conversations with Scorsese
Conversations with Scorsese
Written by Richard Schickel
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ISBN: 9780307595461
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Conversations with Scorsese

Written by Richard Schickel


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $19.99


Now with a new afterword: the history and process of moviemaking in general, and of Martin Scorsese's brilliant and varied films in particular, through the words and wit of the master director.

With Richard Schickel as the canny and intelligent guide, these conversations take us deep into Scorsese's life and work. He...

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Haywire
Haywire
Written by Brooke Hayward
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307739599
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Haywire

Written by Brooke Hayward


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $16.00

From the moment of its publication in 1977, Haywire was a national sensation and a #1 bestseller, a celebrated Hollywood memoir of a glittering family and the stunning darkness that lurked just beneath the surface.
 
Brooke Hayward was born into the most enviable of circumstances. The daughter of a famous actress and... Read more >
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Haywire
Haywire
Written by Brooke Hayward
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307744371
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Haywire

Written by Brooke Hayward


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $11.99

From the moment of its publication in 1977, Haywire was a national sensation and a #1 bestseller, a celebrated Hollywood memoir of a glittering family and the stunning darkness that lurked just beneath the surface.
 
Brooke Hayward was born into the most enviable of circumstances. The daughter of a famous actress and... Read more >
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Tell to Win
Tell to Win
Written by Peter Guber
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307587954
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Tell to Win
Connect, Persuade, and Triumph with the Hidden Power of Story
Written by Peter Guber


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2011
Price: $26.00

Today everyone – whether they know it or not – is in the emotional transportation business.  More and more, success is won by creating compelling stories that have the power to move partners, shareholders, customers, and employees to action.  Simply put, if you can’t tell it, you can’t sell it.  And... Read more >
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Tell to Win
Tell to Win
Written by Peter Guber
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ISBN: 9780307587978
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Tell to Win
Connect, Persuade, and Triumph with the Hidden Power of Story
Written by Peter Guber


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2011
Price: $15.99

Today everyone – whether they know it or not – is in the emotional transportation business.  More and more, success is won by creating compelling stories that have the power to move partners, shareholders, customers, and employees to action.  Simply put, if you can’t tell it, you can’t sell it.  And... Read more >
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Tell to Win
Tell to Win
Written by Peter Guber, Read by Patrick Egan
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ISBN: 9780307934338
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Tell to Win
Connect, Persuade, and Triumph with the Hidden Power of Story
Written by Peter Guber
Read by Patrick Egan


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 1, 2011
Price: $17.50

Today everyone – whether they know it or not – is in the emotional transportation business.  More and more, success is won by creating compelling stories that have the power to move partners, shareholders, customers, and employees to action.  Simply put, if you can’t tell it, you can’t sell it.  And... Read more >
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Untied
Untied
Written by Meredith Baxter
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ISBN: 9780307719324
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Untied
A Memoir of Family, Fame, and Floundering
Written by Meredith Baxter


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 1, 2011
Price: $11.99

“I remember Sarah asking me, when I’d just begun therapy with her, what I looked for in a man.  After a few moments of silent, tense deliberation I had it.  ‘Hair,’ I blurted. ‘He has to have hair.’”
 
Meredith Baxter is a beloved and iconic television actress, most well-known for her enormously... Read more >
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Untied
Untied
Written by Meredith Baxter, Read by Meredith Baxter
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ISBN: 9780307914392
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Untied
A Memoir of Family, Fame, and Floundering
Written by Meredith Baxter
Read by Meredith Baxter


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 1, 2011
Price: $17.50

“I remember Sarah asking me, when I’d just begun therapy with her, what I looked for in a man.  After a few moments of silent, tense deliberation I had it.  ‘Hair,’ I blurted. ‘He has to have hair.’”
 
Meredith Baxter is a beloved and iconic television actress, most well-known for her enormously... Read more >
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Tough Without a Gun
Tough Without a Gun
Written by Stefan Kanfer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307271006
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Tough Without a Gun
The Life and Extraordinary Afterlife of Humphrey Bogart
Written by Stefan Kanfer


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $26.95

Humphrey Bogart: it’s hard to think of anyone who’s had the same lasting impact on the culture of movies. Though he died at the young age of fifty-seven more than half a century ago, his influence among actors and filmmakers, and his enduring appeal for film lovers around the world, remains... Read more >
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Tough Without a Gun
Tough Without a Gun
Written by Stefan Kanfer
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ISBN: 9780307595317
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Tough Without a Gun

Written by Stefan Kanfer


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $11.99

Humphrey Bogart: it’s hard to think of anyone who’s had the same lasting impact on the culture of movies. Though he died at the young age of fifty-seven more than half a century ago, his influence among actors and filmmakers, and his enduring appeal for film lovers around the world, remains... Read more >
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Girl Boy Girl
How I Became JT Leroy
Written by Savannah Knoop


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

The JT LeRoy scandal is a story of our times. In January 2006, the New York Times unmasked Savannah Knoop as the face of the mysterious author JT LeRoy. A media frenzy ensued as JT’s fans, mentors, and readers came to terms with the fact that the gay-male-ex-truck-stop-prostitute-turned literary-wunderkind was really... Read more >
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The World in an Orange
Creating Theatre with Barney Simon
Written by Irene Stephanou and Leila Henriques
Edited by Lionel Abrahams and Jane Fox


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $50.00

Barney Simon (1932–1995) was the legendary artistic director, writer, and co-creator ofthe Market Theatre in Johannesburg, one of the most influential and distinguished theatres in South Africa and the world. He workshopped, wrote, and directed unforgettable and pertinent plays in his quest to "hold a mirror up high to society." These... Read more >
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Givin' It Their All
Givin' It Their All
Written by Sherri Rifkin
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ISBN: 9780307775689
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Givin' It Their All
The Backstreet Boys' Rise to the Top
Written by Sherri Rifkin


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 29, 2010
Price: $11.99

OUT OF THE BACKSTREETS
INTO THE SPOTLIGHT

There's just no stopping these funky five from Florida. One of the hottest music groups around, the Backstreet Boys (BSB) launched themselves to superstardom in an amazingly short time, topping the charts and winning awards all over the world. Everyone's heard the smooth harmonies and jamming... Read more >
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American Rose
American Rose
Written by Karen Abbott
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679604563
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American Rose
A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee
Written by Karen Abbott


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $13.99

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America was flying high in the Roaring Twenties. Then, almost overnight, the Great Depression brought it crashing down. When the dust settled, people were primed for a star who could distract them from reality. Enter Gypsy Rose Lee, a strutting, bawdy, erudite stripper who possessed a gift for... Read more >
American Rose
American Rose
Written by Karen Abbott, Read by Bernadette Dunne
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ISBN: 9780307877093
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American Rose
A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee
Written by Karen Abbott
Read by Bernadette Dunne


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $45.00

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With the critically acclaimed Sin in the Second City, bestselling author Karen Abbott “pioneered sizzle history” (USA Today). Now she returns with the gripping and expansive story of America’s coming-of-age—told through the extraordinary life of Gypsy Rose Lee and the world she survived and conquered.

America in the... Read more >
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American Rose
American Rose
Written by Karen Abbott, Read by Bernadette Dunne
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ISBN: 9780307877109
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American Rose
A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee
Written by Karen Abbott
Read by Bernadette Dunne


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $22.50

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

With the critically acclaimed Sin in the Second City, bestselling author Karen Abbott “pioneered sizzle history” (USA Today). Now she returns with the gripping and expansive story of America’s coming-of-age—told through the extraordinary life of Gypsy Rose Lee and the world she survived and conquered.

America in the... Read more >
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