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Ma, I'm Gettin Meself a New Mammy

Written by Martha Long


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $23.95

After numerous arrests for shoplifting, Martha is sent to the convent where, the judge rules, she is to get an education. Martha is relieved to be out of the clutches of her horrible drunken stepfather, Jackser, and her feckless mother, Sally, but anxious about what awaits. Her days in the convent... Read more >
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Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking

(Available September 16, 2014)
Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking
Written by Anya Von Bremzen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307886828
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Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking
A Memoir of Food and Longing
Written by Anya Von Bremzen


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $15.00

A James Beard Award-winning writer captures life under the Red socialist banner in this wildly inventive, tragicomic memoir of feasts, famines, and three generations  
 
     Born in 1963, in an era of bread shortages, Anya grew up in a communal Moscow apartment where eighteen families shared one kitchen. She sang odes to Lenin, black-marketeered Juicy...

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The Yellow World

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The Yellow World
Written by Albert Espinosa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345538123
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The Yellow World
How Fighting for My Life Taught Me How to Live
Written by Albert Espinosa


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $16.00

A sensational memoir with all the emotional power of The Fault in Our Stars, The Yellow World is the story of cancer and survival that has moved and inspired readers around the world.
 
My heroes don’t wear red capes. They wear red bands.
 
Albert Espinosa never wanted to write... Read more >
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The Yellow World
How Fighting for My Life Taught Me How to Live
Written by Albert Espinosa


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $9.99

A sensational memoir with all the emotional power of The Fault in Our Stars, The Yellow World is the story of cancer and survival that has moved and inspired readers around the world.
 
My heroes don’t wear red capes. They wear red bands.
 
Albert Espinosa never wanted to write... Read more >
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The Yellow World
How Fighting for My Life Taught Me How to Live
Written by Albert Espinosa
Read by Todd Haberkorn


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $10.00

A sensational memoir with all the emotional power of The Fault in Our Stars, The Yellow World is the story of cancer and survival that has moved and inspired readers around the world.
 
My heroes don’t wear red capes. They wear red bands.
 
Albert Espinosa never wanted to write... Read more >
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A Cup of Water Under My Bed
A Cup of Water Under My Bed
Written by Daisy Hernandez
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807014486
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A Cup of Water Under My Bed
A Memoir
Written by Daisy Hernandez


Format: Hardcover, 200 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $24.95

A coming-of-age memoir by a Colombian-Cuban woman about shaping lessons from home into a new, queer life
 
In this lyrical, coming-of-age memoir, Daisy Hernández chronicles what the women in her Cuban-Colombian family taught her about love, money, and race. Her mother warns her about envidia and men who seduce you with... Read more >
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A Cup of Water Under My Bed
A Memoir
Written by Daisy Hernandez


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $24.95

A coming-of-age memoir by a Colombian-Cuban woman about shaping lessons from home into a new, queer life
 
In this lyrical, coming-of-age memoir, Daisy Hernández chronicles what the women in her Cuban-Colombian family taught her about love, money, and race. Her mother warns her about envidia and men who seduce you with... Read more >
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The Happiness of Pursuit
The Happiness of Pursuit
Written by Chris Guillebeau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385348843
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The Happiness of Pursuit
Finding the Quest That Will Bring Purpose to Your Life
Written by Chris Guillebeau


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $25.00

A remarkable book that will both guide and inspire, The Happiness of Pursuit reveals how anyone can bring meaning into their life by undertaking a quest.
 
When he set out to visit all of the planet’s countries by age thirty-five, compulsive goal seeker Chris Guillebeau never imagined that his journey’s... Read more >
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The Happiness of Pursuit
The Happiness of Pursuit
Written by Chris Guillebeau
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ISBN: 9780385348850
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The Happiness of Pursuit
Finding the Quest That Will Bring Purpose to Your Life
Written by Chris Guillebeau


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $12.99

A remarkable book that will both guide and inspire, The Happiness of Pursuit reveals how anyone can bring meaning into their life by undertaking a quest.
 
When he set out to visit all of the planet’s countries by age thirty-five, compulsive goal seeker Chris Guillebeau never imagined that his journey’s... Read more >
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The Happiness of Pursuit
The Happiness of Pursuit
Written by Chris Guillebeau, Read by George Newbern
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804165235
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The Happiness of Pursuit
Finding the Quest That Will Bring Purpose to Your Life
Written by Chris Guillebeau
Read by George Newbern


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.50

A remarkable book that will both guide and inspire, The Happiness of Pursuit reveals how anyone can bring meaning into their life by undertaking a quest.
 
When he set out to visit all of the planet’s countries by age thirty-five, compulsive goal seeker Chris Guillebeau never imagined that his journey’s... Read more >
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People I Want to Punch in the Throat
People I Want to Punch in the Throat
Written by Jen Mann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345549839
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People I Want to Punch in the Throat
Competitive Crafters, Drop-Off Despots, and Other Suburban Scourges
Written by Jen Mann


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $16.00

A debut collection of witty, biting essays laced with a surprising warmth, from Jen Mann, the writer behind the popular blog People I Want to Punch in the Throat
 
People I want to punch in the throat:
• anyone who feels the need to bling her washer and dryer
&bull... Read more >
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People I Want to Punch in the Throat
People I Want to Punch in the Throat
Written by Jen Mann
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ISBN: 9780345549983
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People I Want to Punch in the Throat
Competitive Crafters, Drop-Off Despots, and Other Suburban Scourges
Written by Jen Mann


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $9.99

A debut collection of witty, biting essays laced with a surprising warmth, from Jen Mann, the writer behind the popular blog People I Want to Punch in the Throat
 
People I want to punch in the throat:
• anyone who feels the need to bling her washer and dryer
&bull... Read more >
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The Perfect Score Project
The Perfect Score Project
Written by Debbie Stier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307956682
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The Perfect Score Project
One Mother's Journey to Uncover the Secrets of the SAT
Written by Debbie Stier


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $15.00

Save yourself time, money, and frustration by reading The Perfect Score Project, one of the most compulsively readable guides to SAT test-prep ever written, and a down-to-earth reminder of the things that really matter in life.

The project began as an attempt by Debbie Stier to help her teenage son, Ethan, who...

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Public Enemy
Public Enemy
Written by Bill Ayers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807061107
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Public Enemy
Confessions of an American Dissident
Written by Bill Ayers


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $16.00

In this sequel to Fugitive Days, Ayers charts his life after the Weather Underground, when he becomes the GOP’s flaunted “domestic terrorist,” a “public enemy.”
 
Labeled a "domestic terrorist" by the McCain campaign in 2008 and used by the radical right in an attempt to castigate Obama for "pallin' around... Read more >
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Rare Bird
Rare Bird
Written by Anna Whiston-Donaldson, Foreword by Glennon Melton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781601425195
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Rare Bird
A Memoir of Loss and Love
Written by Anna Whiston-Donaldson
Foreword by Glennon Melton


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $22.99

I wish I had nothing to say on the matter of loss, but I do. Because one day I encouraged my two kids to go out and play in the rain, and only one came home….
________________________________________________________________________
 
On the ohter side of heartbreak, a story of hope rises.
 
On an ordinary September day... Read more >
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Rare Bird
Rare Bird
Written by Anna Whiston-Donaldson, Foreword by Glennon Melton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781601425218
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Rare Bird
A Memoir of Loss and Love
Written by Anna Whiston-Donaldson
Foreword by Glennon Melton


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $11.99

I wish I had nothing to say on the matter of loss, but I do. Because one day I encouraged my two kids to go out and play in the rain, and only one came home….
________________________________________________________________________
 
On the ohter side of heartbreak, a story of hope rises.
 
On an ordinary September day... Read more >
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Driven
Driven
Written by Donald Driver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385349161
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Driven
From Homeless to Hero, My Journeys On and Off Lambeau Field
Written by Donald Driver


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $14.00

The legendary NFL receiver, all-time receptions and yards leader for the Green Bay Packers, and Dancing with the Stars champion looks back on his life and career.

When he was picked in the seventh-round of 1999 NFL draft, Donald Driver couldn’t find Green Bay on a map. He was given...

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Magnificent Obesity
Magnificent Obesity
Written by Martha Moravec
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578265053
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Magnificent Obesity
My Search for Wellness, Voice and Meaning in the Second Half of Life
Written by Martha Moravec


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $15.95

The voice of a generation, speaking on issues of mortality, body image, health and dreams deferred, Magnificent Obesity recounts one woman’s effort to look honestly and compassionately at her obesity through the lenses of anxiety, addiction, aging and agnosticism. Although things don’t always turn out the way she’d hoped or planned... Read more >
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Magnificent Obesity
My Search for Wellness, Voice and Meaning in the Second Half of Life
Written by Martha Moravec


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $9.99

The voice of a generation, speaking on issues of mortality, body image, health and dreams deferred, Magnificent Obesity recounts one woman’s effort to look honestly and compassionately at her obesity through the lenses of anxiety, addiction, aging and agnosticism. Although things don’t always turn out the way she’d hoped or planned... Read more >
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Tracks (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Tracks (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Written by Robyn Davidson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781101872451
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Tracks (Movie Tie-in Edition)
A Woman's Solo Trek Across 1700 Miles of Australian Outback
Written by Robyn Davidson


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $15.95

SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE

"I experienced that sinking feeling you get when you know you have conned yourself into doing something difficult and there's no going back." So begins Robyn Davidson's perilous journey across 1,700 miles of hostile Australian desert to the sea with only four camels and a... Read more >
Up Ghost River
Up Ghost River
Written by Edmund Metatawabin and Alexandra Shimo
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307399878
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Up Ghost River
A Chief's Journey Through the Turbulent Waters of Native History
Written by Edmund Metatawabin and Alexandra Shimo


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $32.00

A powerful, raw yet eloquent memoir from a residential school survivor and former First Nations Chief, Up Ghost River is a necessary step toward our collective healing.
 
In the 1950s, 7-year-old Edmund Metatawabin was separated from his family and placed in one of Canada’s worst residential schools. St. Anne’s, in north­ern Ontario...

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Up Ghost River
Up Ghost River
Written by Edmund Metatawabin and Alexandra Shimo
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ISBN: 9780307399908
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Up Ghost River
A Chief's Journey Through the Turbulent Waters of Native History
Written by Edmund Metatawabin and Alexandra Shimo


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $16.99

A powerful, raw yet eloquent memoir from a residential school survivor and former First Nations Chief, Up Ghost River is a necessary step toward our collective healing.
 
In the 1950s, 7-year-old Edmund Metatawabin was separated from his family and placed in one of Canada’s worst residential schools. St. Anne’s, in north­ern Ontario...

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12 Years a Slave
12 Years a Slave
Written by Solomon Northup
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ISBN: 9781551997339
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12 Years a Slave

Written by Solomon Northup


Format: eBook, 225 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $1.99

One of the best and most enduring of the slave narratives, it is a frank, incisive depiction of slavery in the American south.
 
Solomon was an African American born free in New York during the 19th century, but was kidnapped and sold into slavery in the south. Twelve Years a... Read more >
In a Rocket Made of Ice
In a Rocket Made of Ice
Written by Gail Gutradt, Read by Lorna Raver
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553546422
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In a Rocket Made of Ice
Among the Children of Wat Opot
Written by Gail Gutradt
Read by Lorna Raver


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $22.50

A beautifully told, inspiring true story of one woman’s volunteer experiences at an orphanage in rural Cambodia—a book that embodies the belief that love, compassion, and generosity of spirit can overcome even the most fearsome of obstacles.

Gail Gutradt was at a crossroads in her life when she learned of the... Read more >
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In a Rocket Made of Ice
In a Rocket Made of Ice
Written by Gail Gutradt
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385353472
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In a Rocket Made of Ice
Among the Children of Wat Opot
Written by Gail Gutradt


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $25.95

A beautifully told, inspiring true story of one woman’s volunteer experiences at an orphanage in rural Cambodia—a book that embodies the belief that love, compassion, and generosity of spirit can overcome even the most fearsome of obstacles.

Gail Gutradt was at a crossroads in her life when she learned of the... Read more >
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