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Decoded
Decoded
Written by Jay-Z
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ISBN: 9781588369598
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Decoded

Written by Jay-Z


Format: eBook0
On Sale: December 7, 2010
Price: $4.99

Expanded edition of the acclaimed New York Times bestseller features 16 pages of new material, including 3 new songs decoded.
 
Decoded is a book like no other: a collection of lyrics and their meanings that together tell the story of a culture, an art form, a moment in history, and one of... Read more >
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Decoded
Decoded
Written by Jay-Z
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ISBN: 9781400068920
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Decoded

Written by Jay-Z


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: November 16, 2010
Price: $35.00

Decoded is a book like no other: a collection of lyrics and their meanings that together tell the story of a culture, an art form, a moment in history, and one of the most provocative and successful artists of our time.

“Hip-hop’s renaissance man drops a classic. . . . Heartfelt, passionate... Read more >
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A Golfer's Life
A Golfer's Life
Written by Arnold Palmer
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ISBN: 9780307775726
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A Golfer's Life

Written by Arnold Palmer


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On Sale: November 10, 2010
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There has never been a golfer to rival Arnold Palmer. He's the most aggressive, most exciting player the game has ever known, a dynamo famous for coming from behind to make bold last-minute charges to victory. To the legions of golf fans known around the world as "Arnie's Army," Palmer is... Read more >
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Sal Mineo
Sal Mineo
Written by Michael Gregg Michaud
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ISBN: 9780307718693
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Sal Mineo
A Biography
Written by Michael Gregg Michaud


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $11.99

Sal Mineo is probably most well-known for his unforgettable, Academy Award–nominated turn opposite James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause and his tragic murder at the age of thirty-seven. Finally, in this riveting new biography filled with exclusive, candid interviews with both Mineo’s closest female and male lovers and never-before-published photographs... Read more >
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Soros
Soros
Written by Michael T. Kaufman
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ISBN: 9780307765925
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Soros
The Life and Times of a Messianic Billionaire
Written by Michael T. Kaufman


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2010
Price: $13.99

A penniless émigré who made a fortune and became one of the great philanthropists of the twentieth century, George Soros has led a remarkable life. This biography brings forth his story in unprecedented depth, from his childhood as a Jew in occupied Budapest during World War II to his conquests on... Read more >
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The Bolter
The Bolter
Written by Frances Osborne
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476425
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The Bolter

Written by Frances Osborne


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $15.95

A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year
An O, The Oprah Magazine #1 Terrific Read

In an age of bolters—women who broke the rules and fled their marriages—Idina Sackville was the most celebrated of them all. Her relentless affairs, wild sex parties, and brazen flaunting of convention shocked high society... Read more >
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Talk Softly
Talk Softly
Written by Cynthia O'Neal
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583229064
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Talk Softly
A Memoir
Written by Cynthia O'Neal


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $22.00

Actress and model Cynthia O'Neal was living her dream life—married to the famous stage and screen actor Patrick O’Neal, the mother of two young sons, resident of the Dakota downstairs from John Lennon, owner of the successful Ginger Man restaurant, and frequent guest at dinner parties with Leonard Bernstein and Rudolf... Read more >
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Paul and Me
Paul and Me
Written by A E Hotchner
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ISBN: 9780385532341
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Paul and Me
Fifty-three Years of Adventures and Misadventures with My Pal Paul Newman
Written by A E Hotchner


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $11.99

Bestselling author A. E. Hotchner's intimate account of his 53-year friendship with his pal Paul Newman.

A. E. Hotchner first met Paul Newman in 1955 when the virtually unknown actor assumed the lead role in Hotchner’s first television play, based on an Ernest Hemingway story. The project elevated both men from relative... Read more >
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Paul and Me
Paul and Me
Written by A.E. Hotchner, Read by A.E. Hotchner
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ISBN: 9780307712813
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Paul and Me
Fifty-three Years of Adventures and Misadventures with My Pal Paul Newman
Written by A.E. Hotchner
Read by A.E. Hotchner


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $15.00

Bestselling author A. E. Hotchner's intimate account of his 53-year friendship with his pal Paul Newman.

A. E. Hotchner first met Paul Newman in 1955 when the virtually unknown actor assumed the lead role in Hotchner’s first television play, based on an Ernest Hemingway story. The project elevated both men from relative... Read more >
Circle of Greed
Circle of Greed
Written by Patrick Dillon and Carl Cannon
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ISBN: 9780307589170
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Circle of Greed
The Spectacular Rise and Fall of the Lawyer Who Brought Corporate America to Its Knees
Written by Patrick Dillon and Carl Cannon


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: March 2, 2010
Price: $13.99

Circle of Greed is the epic story of the rise and fall of Bill Lerach, once the leading class action lawyer in America and now a convicted felon.  For more than two decades, Lerach threatened, shook down and sued top Fortune 500 companies, including Disney, Apple, Time Warner, and—most famously—Enron.  Now... Read more >
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House of Versace
House of Versace
Written by Deborah Ball
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307462404
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House of Versace
The Untold Story of Genius, Murder, and Survival
Written by Deborah Ball


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 2, 2010
Price: $11.99

Versace. The very name conjures up images of outrageous glamour and bold sexuality, opulence and daring. All of course true, but only half the story. Versace is also the legacy of a great creative genius from a poor, backward part of southern Italy who transformed the fashion world through his intuitive... Read more >
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Just Jackie
Just Jackie
Written by Edward Klein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307574817
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Just Jackie
Her Private Years
Written by Edward Klein


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: December 16, 2009
Price: $13.99

In this journalistic tour de force, bestselling author Edward Klein, a friend of Jacqueline Onassis's for many years, takes us behind the public image to give us a story that has never been told before. For this myth-shattering portrait, Klein has amassed a wealth of exclusive information from private documents and... Read more >
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Redeeming Features
Redeeming Features
Written by Nicholas Haslam
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307271679
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Redeeming Features
A Memoir
Written by Nicholas Haslam


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: November 10, 2009
Price: $30.00

From British interior designer Nicholas Haslam, a dazzling and witty account of a frenetic and full life—from the 1940s to the present—in Europe and America, in a crowd of friends and acquaintances that includes virtually all of the cultural icons of our time.

Haslam has found himself at the center of... Read more >
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Redeeming Features
Redeeming Features
Written by Nicholas Haslam
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ISBN: 9780307273062
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Redeeming Features

Written by Nicholas Haslam


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: November 10, 2009
Price: $15.99

From British interior designer Nicholas Haslam, a dazzling and witty account of a frenetic and full life—from the 1940s to the present—in Europe and America, in a crowd of friends and acquaintances that includes virtually all of the cultural icons of our time.

Haslam has found himself at the center of... Read more >
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Natasha
Natasha
Written by Suzanne Finstad
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ISBN: 9780307428660
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Natasha
The Biography of Natalie Wood
Written by Suzanne Finstad


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2009
Price: $12.99

Natalie Wood was always a star; her mother made sure this was true. A superstitious Russian immigrant who claimed to be royalty, Maria had been told by a gypsy, long before little Natasha Zakharenko's birth, that her second child would be famous throughout the world. When the beautiful child with the... Read more >
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The Snowball
The Snowball
Written by Alice Schroeder
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ISBN: 9780553384611
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The Snowball
Warren Buffett and the Business of Life
Written by Alice Schroeder


Format: Trade Paperback, 832 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2009
Price: $22.00

Here is THE book recounting the life and times of one of the most respected men in the world, Warren Buffett. The legendary Omaha investor has never written a memoir, but now he has allowed one writer, Alice Schroeder, unprecedented access to explore directly with him and with those closest to... Read more >
Desperately Seeking Madonna
Desperately Seeking Madonna
Written by Adam Sexton
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ISBN: 9780307483744
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Desperately Seeking Madonna
In Search of the Meaning of the World's Most Famous Woman
Written by Adam Sexton


Format: eBook, 316 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $13.99

From cartoons to academic essays to tabloid journalism, Madonna has been interpreted in almost every way possible. Here is an original collection of these writings that is almost as diverse as the Material Girl herself which attempts to uncover as many interpretations of Madonna's appeal as is possible. Read more >
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The Snowball
The Snowball
Written by Alice Schroeder
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ISBN: 9780553805093
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The Snowball
Warren Buffett and the Business of Life
Written by Alice Schroeder


Format: Hardcover, 976 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2008
Price: $37.00

Here is THE book recounting the life and times of one of the most respected men in the world, Warren Buffett. The legendary Omaha investor has never written a memoir, but now he has allowed one writer, Alice Schroeder, unprecedented access to explore directly with him and with those closest to... Read more >
The Snowball
The Snowball
Written by Alice Schroeder
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The Snowball
Warren Buffett and the Business of Life
Written by Alice Schroeder


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On Sale: September 29, 2008
Price: $13.99

Here is THE book recounting the life and times of one of the most respected men in the world, Warren Buffett. The legendary Omaha investor has never written a memoir, but now he has allowed one writer, Alice Schroeder, unprecedented access to explore directly with him and with those closest to... Read more >
Katie
Katie
Written by Edward Klein
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ISBN: 9780307353511
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Katie
The Real Story
Written by Edward Klein


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2008
Price: $14.95

New York Times Bestseller

A no-holds-barred account of the rise—and dramatic stumble—of a media icon.

In this probing portrait of a struggling news queen, bestselling author Edward Klein rips away the mask that has hidden the many faces of Katie Couric: the strong, independent woman and the needy wife and lover; the grieving... Read more >
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Have You Met Miss Jones?
Have You Met Miss Jones?
Written by Tarsha Jones
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ISBN: 9780345497741
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Have You Met Miss Jones?
The Life and Loves of Radio's Most Controversial Diva
Written by Tarsha Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2008
Price: $14.00

“Jonesy,” as she’s known to her fans, captivates millions of Hot 97 listeners with her daily dish on hip hop and rap celebrity. But within these pages are the juicy scandals that even this no-holds-barred DJ has kept off the airwaves. For the first time, Jones reveals everything–from her volatile upbringing... Read more >
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Have You Met Miss Jones?
Have You Met Miss Jones?
Written by Tarsha Jones
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ISBN: 9780345507556
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Have You Met Miss Jones?
The Life and Loves of Radio's Most Controversial Diva
Written by Tarsha Jones


Format: eBook0
On Sale: July 29, 2008
Price: $9.99

“Even though I’ve tried to wear glass slippers, somebody has deliberately knocked them off my feet. Because of that, I have walked the earth emotionally barefoot, and expressed my lack of self-esteem and rage in ways that clouded my judgment. I was a participant in a lot of drama. Didn’t mean... Read more >
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The Diana Chronicles
The Diana Chronicles
Written by Tina Brown
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ISBN: 9780767923095
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The Diana Chronicles

Written by Tina Brown


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2008
Price: $15.95

Ten years after her death, Princess Diana remains a mystery. Was she “the people’s princess,” who electrified the world with her beauty and humanitarian missions? Or was she a manipulative, media-savvy neurotic who nearly brought down the monarchy? Only Tina Brown, former editor-in-chief of Tatler, England’s glossiest gossip magazine; Vanity Fair... Read more >
740 Park
740 Park
Written by Michael Gross
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ISBN: 9780307418760
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740 Park
The Story of the World's Richest Apartment Building
Written by Michael Gross


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

For seventy-five years, it’s been Manhattan’s richest apartment building, and one of the most lusted-after addresses in the world. One apartment had 37 rooms, 14 bathrooms, 43 closets, 11 working fireplaces, a private elevator, and his-and-hers saunas; another at one time had a live-in service staff of 16. To this day... Read more >
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The Boys of Summer
The Boys of Summer
Written by Elizabeth Zack
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ISBN: 9780307416957
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The Boys of Summer
The Unauthorized Biographies of Benjamin McKenzie and Adam Brody
Written by Elizabeth Zack


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $2.99

TWO HOT TO HANDLE

Thanks to the explosive popularity of Fox’s hit television show The O.C., actors Benjamin McKenzie and Adam Brody are men on the move. Their jaw-dropping good looks and impressive talent have catapulted them to the top of the It-list, making them two of Hollywood’s hottest hunks.

If you want... Read more >
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