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Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Written by Luis J. Rodriguez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805531
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Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Creating Community in Violent Times
Written by Luis J. Rodriguez


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $19.95

Hearts and Hands focuses on healing through community building. Empowered by thirty years of experience with gangs in Los Angeles and Chicago, Rodríguez offers a unique book of change. He makes concrete suggestions, shows how we can create nonviolent opportunities for youth today, and redirects kids into productive and satisfying lives... Read more >
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Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Creating Community in Violent Times
Written by Luis J. Rodriguez


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $19.95

Hearts and Hands focuses on healing through community building. Empowered by thirty years of experience with gangs in Los Angeles and Chicago, Rodríguez offers a unique book of change. He makes concrete suggestions, shows how we can create nonviolent opportunities for youth today, and redirects kids into productive and satisfying lives... Read more >
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The Setting Sun
The Setting Sun
Written by Bart Moore-Gilbert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781682685
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The Setting Sun
A Memoir of Empire and Family Secrets
Written by Bart Moore-Gilbert


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $26.95

"I've always had difficulty imagining my father as a policeman. He seemed most himself in the informal setting of safari life, clothes disheveled, sometimes not shaving for days. So why did he join the Indian Police, with its rigid hierarchies and complex protocols?"

Setting Sun is the story of the dying days... Read more >
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The Setting Sun
A Memoir of Empire and Family Secrets
Written by Bart Moore-Gilbert


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $26.95

"I've always had difficulty imagining my father as a policeman. He seemed most himself in the informal setting of safari life, clothes disheveled, sometimes not shaving for days. So why did he join the Indian Police, with its rigid hierarchies and complex protocols?"

Setting Sun is the story of the dying days... Read more >
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Blue Plate Special
Blue Plate Special
Written by Kate Christensen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307951106
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Blue Plate Special
An Autobiography of My Appetites
Written by Kate Christensen


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $15.95

A delectable memoir about the transformative power of food, Blue Plate Special is a deeply personal narrative in which food becomes the vehicle for exploring a life. Here, novelist Kate Christensen tells her own story, from her unorthodox childhood in 1960s Berkeley as the daughter of a legal activist who ruled...

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Chasing the Rose
Chasing the Rose
Written by Andrea Di Robilant
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307962928
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Chasing the Rose
An Adventure in the Venetian Countryside
Written by Andrea Di Robilant


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $26.95

From the author of the best-selling A Venetian Affair, here is the charming chronicle of his search for the identity of a mysterious old rose. Andrea di Robilant’s tale takes us back to the time of Josephine Bonaparte, as well as into some of the most delightful rose gardens in Italy... Read more >
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Chasing the Rose
Chasing the Rose
Written by Andrea Di Robilant
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962935
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Chasing the Rose
An Adventure in the Venetian Countryside
Written by Andrea Di Robilant


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $13.99

From the author of the best-selling A Venetian Affair, here is the charming chronicle of his search for the identity of a mysterious old rose. Andrea di Robilant’s tale takes us back to the time of Josephine Bonaparte, as well as into some of the most delightful rose gardens in Italy... Read more >
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Discovery of the World
Discovery of the World
Written by Luciana Castellina
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781682869
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Discovery of the World
A Political Awakening in the Shadow of Mussolini
Written by Luciana Castellina


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $24.95

Luciana Castellina is one of Italy’s most prominent left intellectuals and a cofounder of the newspaper il manifesto. In this coming-of agememoir, based on her diaries, she recounts her political awakening as a teenage girl in Fascist Italy—where she used to play tennis with Mussolini’s daughter—and the subsequent downfall of the regime. Discovery of the World is about... Read more >
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Discovery of the World
A Political Awakening in the Shadow of Mussolini
Written by Luciana Castellina


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $24.95

Luciana Castellina is one of Italy’s most prominent left intellectuals and a cofounder of the newspaper il manifesto. In this coming-of agememoir, based on her diaries, she recounts her political awakening as a teenage girl in Fascist Italy—where she used to play tennis with Mussolini’s daughter—and the subsequent downfall of the regime. Discovery of the World is about... Read more >
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He Leadeth Me
He Leadeth Me
Written by Walter J. Ciszek, S.J. and Daniel L. Flaherty, S.J.
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ISBN: 9780804141529
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He Leadeth Me

Written by Walter J. Ciszek, S.J. and Daniel L. Flaherty, S.J.


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $14.00

Captured by a Russian army during World War II and convicted of being a "Vatican spy," Jesuit Father Walter J. Ciszek spent 23 agonizing years in Soviet prisons and the labor camps of Siberia. Only through an utter reliance on God's will did he manage to endure the extreme hardship. He... Read more >
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The Telling Room
The Telling Room
Written by Michael Paterniti
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385337014
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The Telling Room
A Tale of Love, Betrayal, Revenge, and the World's Greatest Piece of Cheese
Written by Michael Paterniti


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $16.00

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In the picturesque village of Guzmán, Spain, in a cave dug into a hillside on the edge of town, an ancient door leads to a cramped limestone... Read more >
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What Doctors Feel
What Doctors Feel
Written by Danielle Ofri
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ISBN: 9780807033302
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What Doctors Feel
How Emotions Affect the Practice of Medicine
Written by Danielle Ofri


Format: Trade Paperback, 232 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $15.00

A look at the emotional side of medicine—the shame, fear, anger, anxiety, empathy, and even love that affect patient care
 
Physicians are assumed to be objective, rational beings, easily able to detach as they guide patients and families through some of life’s most challenging moments. But doctors’ emotional responses to the life-and-death dramas...

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Letters of James Agee to Father Flye
Letters of James Agee to Father Flye
Written by James Agee, Edited by James Harold Flye, Introduction by Robert Phelps
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193618
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Letters of James Agee to Father Flye

Written by James Agee
Edited by James Harold Flye
Introduction by Robert Phelps


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $16.00

“I’ll croak before I write ads or sell bonds—or do anything except write.”

James Agee’s father died when he was just six years old, a loss immortalized in his Pulitzer Prize–winning novel, A Death in the Family. Three years later, Agee’s mother moved the mourning family from Knoxville, Tennessee, to the campus... Read more >
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Letters of James Agee to Father Flye

Written by James Agee
Edited by James Harold Flye
Introduction by Robert Phelps


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $16.00

“I’ll croak before I write ads or sell bonds—or do anything except write.”

James Agee’s father died when he was just six years old, a loss immortalized in his Pulitzer Prize–winning novel, A Death in the Family. Three years later, Agee’s mother moved the mourning family from Knoxville, Tennessee, to the campus... Read more >
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Mother to the Motherless
Mother to the Motherless
Written by Mama Zipporah
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ISBN: 9781578264933
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Mother to the Motherless
The inspiring true story of one woman's devotion to the orphaned children of Kenya
Written by Mama Zipporah


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $15.00

Following the life and doings of Mama Zipporah, a modern day saint, Mother to the Motherless is the memoir of an incredible woman's inspiring true story of rising from the depths of abuse and poverty to found one of the most successful children's shelters in Kenya.

The beginnings of Mama... Read more >
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Relatively Indolent but Relentless
Relatively Indolent but Relentless
Written by Matt Freedman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805166
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Relatively Indolent but Relentless
A Cancer Treatment Journal
Written by Matt Freedman


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $23.95

From October 3 to November 28, 2012, noted artist Matt Freedman underwent radiation and chemotherapy at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, for treatment of adenoid cystic carcinoma, a rare cancer that had spread from his tongue to his neck to his lungs by the time it was discovered. This is the... Read more >
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Relatively Indolent but Relentless
A Cancer Treatment Journal
Written by Matt Freedman


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $23.95

From October 3 to November 28, 2012, noted artist Matt Freedman underwent radiation and chemotherapy at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, for treatment of adenoid cystic carcinoma, a rare cancer that had spread from his tongue to his neck to his lungs by the time it was discovered. This is the... Read more >
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Shrinkage
Shrinkage
Written by Bryan Bishop, Read by Bryan Bishop, Foreword by Adam Carolla
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553398397
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Shrinkage
Manhood, Marriage, and the Tumor That Tried to Kill Me
Written by Bryan Bishop
Read by Bryan Bishop
Foreword by Adam Carolla


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $22.50

From the popular sidekick on the Guinness World Record-breaking Adam Carolla Show comes this candid, comical, and uplifting memoir of the author's courageous battle and recovery.

At thirty years old Bryan Bishop’s life was right on track: as the sidekick on The Adam Carolla Show, his career was taking off and, newly engaged... Read more >
The C List
The C List
Written by Rachel Bown
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780287645
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The C List
Chemotherapy, Clinics and Cupcakes: How I Survived Colon Cancer
Written by Rachel Bown


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $16.95

“This is not a ‘misery memoir’. Neither is it an, ‘I’ve got cancer and it’s the best thing that’s ever happened to me’ book. It is about the daft and sometimes funny things that happen to people living with cancer and useful tips for making the best of it.“
 
Rachel Bown is...

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Stuck in the Middle with You
Stuck in the Middle with You
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan, Contribution by Anna Quindlen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767921770
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Stuck in the Middle with You
A Memoir of Parenting in Three Genders
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan
Contribution by Anna Quindlen


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.00

New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Finney Boylan returns with a remarkable memoir about gender and parenting that discusses how families are shaped and the difficulties and wonders of being human.
 
A father for six years, a mother for ten, and for a time in between, neither, or both, Jennifer Finney Boylan has seen... Read more >
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My Depression
My Depression
Written by Elizabeth Swados
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805494
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My Depression
A Picture Book
Written by Elizabeth Swados


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $22.95

This intimate journey through long-term depression is by turns tender, funny, poignant, and uplifting. Swados' charming words and frenzied drawings bring home the experience of severe depression, from the black cloud forming on the horizon to feelings of self-loathing and loss of self-confidence; from contemplating suicide, which Swados describes as wandering... Read more >
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My Depression
A Picture Book
Written by Elizabeth Swados


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $22.95

This intimate journey through long-term depression is by turns tender, funny, poignant, and uplifting. Swados' charming words and frenzied drawings bring home the experience of severe depression, from the black cloud forming on the horizon to feelings of self-loathing and loss of self-confidence; from contemplating suicide, which Swados describes as wandering... Read more >
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Songs Only You Know
Songs Only You Know
Written by Sean Madigan Hoen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616953362
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Songs Only You Know
A Memoir
Written by Sean Madigan Hoen


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $25.00

Eighteen-year-old Sean Madigan Hoen was struggling to keep his involvement in the city’s hardcore punk scene a secret from his family. Then he learned that his father, too, had a second life—as a crack addict. 
 
Songs Only You Know begins in the '90s and spans a decade during which the family... Read more >
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Songs Only You Know
A Memoir
Written by Sean Madigan Hoen


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $25.00

Songs Only You Know begins when Sean is 18 and spans a dark decade when his father succumbs to crack addiction, his parents' marriage crumbles, and his younger sister spirals into a fatal depression. Sean's salvation is music. His refuge is the stage.  Slumming in the trenches as a low-rent musician coincides... Read more >
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Spiritual Misfit
Spiritual Misfit
Written by Michelle DeRusha
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781601425324
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Spiritual Misfit
A Memoir of Uneasy Faith
Written by Michelle DeRusha


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $14.99

I decided to admit once and for all that I didn’t know what I was doing, what I thought, what I believed, even sometimes if I truly believed. I would tell the truth: I wasn’t like them; I didn’t fit in. I wasn’t a proper Christian. I didn’t have it all... Read more >
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