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Experience
Experience
Written by Martin Amis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101910245
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Experience

Written by Martin Amis


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2014
Price: $13.99

Martin Amis is one of the most gifted and innovative writers of our time. With Experience, he discloses a private life every bit as unique and fascinating as his bestselling novels.

The son of the great comic novelist Kingsley Amis, Martin Amis explores his relationship with this father and writes about... Read more >
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Koba the Dread
Koba the Dread
Written by Martin Amis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101910269
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Koba the Dread
Laughter and the Twenty Million
Written by Martin Amis


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2014
Price: $13.99

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El mundo amarillo (Movie Tie-in Edition)
El mundo amarillo (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Written by Albert Espinosa
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ISBN: 9781101873779
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El mundo amarillo (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Como luchar para sobrevivir me enseņķ a vivir
Written by Albert Espinosa


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $8.99

La increíble y verdadera historia que inspiró la serie de Steven Spielberg en FOX, Red Band Society


Mis héroes no usan capas rojas. Usan pulseras rojas.

 
Descubre la sensacional autobiografía que ha conmovido e inspirado a los lectores de todo el mundo.
 
Albert Espinosa nunca quiso escribir un libro acerca del cáncer, y no lo... Read more >
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El mundo amarillo (Movie Tie-in Edition)
El mundo amarillo (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Written by Albert Espinosa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781101873762
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El mundo amarillo (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Como luchar para sobrevivir me enseņķ a vivir
Written by Albert Espinosa


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $14.00

La increíble y verdadera historia que inspiró la serie de Steven Spielberg en FOX, Red Band Society


Mis héroes no usan capas rojas. Usan pulseras rojas.

 
Descubre la sensacional autobiografía que ha conmovido e inspirado a los lectores de todo el mundo.
 
Albert Espinosa nunca quiso escribir un libro acerca... Read more >
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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
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 Underground Girls of Kabul
The Underground Girls of Kabul
Written by Jenny Nordberg, Read by Kirsten Potter
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804166317
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The Underground Girls of Kabul
In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
Written by Jenny Nordberg
Read by Kirsten Potter


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $20.00

An investigative journalist uncovers a hidden custom that will transform your understanding of what it means to grow up as a girl

In Afghanistan, a culture ruled almost entirely by men, the birth of a son is cause for celebration and the arrival of a daughter is often mourned as misfortune. A...

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The Underground Girls of Kabul
The Underground Girls of Kabul
Written by Jenny Nordberg
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ISBN: 9780307952516
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The Underground Girls of Kabul
In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
Written by Jenny Nordberg


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $12.99

An investigative journalist uncovers a hidden custom that will transform your understanding of what it means to grow up as a girl

In Afghanistan, a culture ruled almost entirely by men, the birth of a son is cause for celebration and the arrival of a daughter is often mourned as misfortune. A...

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The Underground Girls of Kabul
The Underground Girls of Kabul
Written by Jenny Nordberg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307952493
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The Underground Girls of Kabul
In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
Written by Jenny Nordberg


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $25.00

An investigative journalist uncovers a hidden custom that will transform your understanding of what it means to grow up as a girl

In Afghanistan, a culture ruled almost entirely by men, the birth of a son is cause for celebration and the arrival of a daughter is often mourned as misfortune. A...

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The Yellow World
The Yellow World
Written by Albert Espinosa
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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
The Yellow World
Written by Albert Espinosa
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ISBN: 9780345538116
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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
The Yellow World
Written by Albert Espinosa, Read by Todd Haberkorn
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781101913857
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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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Before the Trumpet
Before the Trumpet
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward
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ISBN: 9780804173339
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Before the Trumpet
Young Franklin Roosevelt, 1882-1905
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $16.95

 
Before Pearl Harbor, before polio and his entry into politics, FDR was a handsome, pampered, but strong-willed youth, the center of a rarefied world.  In Before the Trumpet, the award-winning historian Geoffrey C. Ward transports the reader to that world—Hyde Park on the Hudson and Campobello Island, Groton and Harvard and... Read more >
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Before the Trumpet
Before the Trumpet
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward
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ISBN: 9780804173346
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Before the Trumpet
Young Franklin Roosevelt, 1882-1905
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $9.99

 
Before Pearl Harbor, before polio and his entry into politics, FDR was a handsome, pampered, but strong-willed youth, the center of a rarefied world.  In Before the Trumpet, the award-winning historian Geoffrey C. Ward transports the reader to that world—Hyde Park on the Hudson and Campobello Island, Groton and Harvard and... Read more >
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A Colossal Wreck
A Colossal Wreck
Written by Alexander Cockburn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781682951
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A Colossal Wreck
A Road Trip Through Political Scandal, Corruption and American Culture
Written by Alexander Cockburn


Format: Trade Paperback, 602 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $19.95

Alexander Cockburn was without question one of the most influential journalists of his generation, whose writing stems from the best tradition of Mark Twain, H.L. Menchken and Tom Paine. Colossal Wreck, his final work, finished shortly before his death in July 2012, exemplifies the prodigious literary brio that made Cockburn’s name.

Whether...

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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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Di Palo's Guide to the Essential Foods of Italy
Di Palo's Guide to the Essential Foods of Italy
Written by Lou Di Palo and Rachel Wharton, Foreword by Martin Scorsese and Jason Epstein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345545817
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Di Palo's Guide to the Essential Foods of Italy
100 Years of Wisdom and Stories from Behind the Counter
Written by Lou Di Palo and Rachel Wharton
Foreword by Martin Scorsese and Jason Epstein


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $12.99

The ultimate guide to the finest foods of Italy from the oldest, most celebrated Italian market in New York City
 
In the heart of New York City’s Little Italy sits Di Palo’s, a family-owned food shop that has been the treasure of the neighborhood for more than a century. The... Read more >
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Di Palo's Guide to the Essential Foods of Italy
Di Palo's Guide to the Essential Foods of Italy
Written by Lou Di Palo and Rachel Wharton, Foreword by Martin Scorsese and Jason Epstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345545800
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Di Palo's Guide to the Essential Foods of Italy
100 Years of Wisdom and Stories from Behind the Counter
Written by Lou Di Palo and Rachel Wharton
Foreword by Martin Scorsese and Jason Epstein


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $28.00

The ultimate guide to the finest foods of Italy from the oldest, most celebrated Italian market in New York City
 
In the heart of New York City’s Little Italy sits Di Palo’s, a family-owned food shop that has been the treasure of the neighborhood for more than a century. The... Read more >
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Empress Dowager Cixi
Empress Dowager Cixi
Written by Jung Chang
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307456700
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Empress Dowager Cixi
The Concubine Who Launched Modern China
Written by Jung Chang


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.95

A New York Times Notable Book

In 1852, at age sixteen, Cixi was chosen as one of Emperor Xianfeng’s numerous concubines. When he died in 1861, their five-year-old son succeeded to the throne. Cixi at once launched a coup against her son’s regents and placed herself as the true source of...

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A First Class Temperament
A First Class Temperament
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward
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ISBN: 9780804173360
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A First Class Temperament
The Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt, 1905-1928
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward


Format: eBook, 944 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $9.99

In this classic of American biography, based upon thousands of original documents, many never previously published, the prize-winning historian Geoffrey C. Ward tells the dramatic story of Franklin Roosevelt’s unlikely rise from cloistered youth to the brink of the presidency with a richness of detail and vivid sense of time, place... Read more >
A First-Class Temperament
A First-Class Temperament
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward
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ISBN: 9780804173353
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A First-Class Temperament
The Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt, 1905-1928
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward


Format: Trade Paperback, 944 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $19.95

In this classic of American biography, based upon thousands of original documents, many never previously published, the prize-winning historian Geoffrey C. Ward tells the dramatic story of Franklin Roosevelt’s unlikely rise from cloistered youth to the brink of the presidency with a richness of detail and vivid sense of time, place... Read more >
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
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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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