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Let's Just Say It Wasn't Pretty
Let's Just Say It Wasn't Pretty
Written by Diane Keaton
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ISBN: 9780804194433
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Let's Just Say It Wasn't Pretty

Written by Diane Keaton


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $26.00

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From Academy Award winner and bestselling author Diane Keaton comes a candid, hilarious, and deeply affecting look at beauty, aging, and the importance of staying true to yourself—no matter what anyone else thinks.

 
Diane Keaton has spent a lifetime coloring outside the lines of the conventional notion... Read more >
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
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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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The Sea Inside
The Sea Inside
Written by Philip Hoare
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781612193595
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The Sea Inside

Written by Philip Hoare


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $27.99

A yearlong adventure through the world’s oceans with Philip Hoare, the award-winning author of The Whale

In colorful prose and lively line drawings, Hoare sets out to rediscover the sea and its islands, birds, and beasts. Starting at his home on the shores of Britain’s Southampton Water and moving in ever widening... Read more >
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The Sea Inside

Written by Philip Hoare


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $27.99

A yearlong adventure through the world’s oceans with Philip Hoare, the award-winning author of The Whale

In colorful prose and lively line drawings, Hoare sets out to rediscover the sea and its islands, birds, and beasts. Starting at his home on the shores of Britain’s Southampton Water and moving in ever widening... 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 >
Strange Glory
Strange Glory
Written by Charles Marsh
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307269812
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Strange Glory
A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Written by Charles Marsh


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $35.00

In the decades since his execution by the Nazis in 1945, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, the German pastor, theologian, and anti-Hitler conspirator, has become one of the most widely read and inspiring Christian thinkers of our time. Now, drawing on extensive new research, Strange Glory offers a definitive account, by turns majestic and intimate... Read more >
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Strange Glory
Strange Glory
Written by Charles Marsh
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ISBN: 9780385351690
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Strange Glory
A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Written by Charles Marsh


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $17.99

In the decades since his execution by the Nazis in 1945, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, the German pastor, theologian, and anti-Hitler conspirator, has become one of the most widely read and inspiring Christian thinkers of our time. Now, drawing on extensive new research, Strange Glory offers a definitive account, by turns majestic and intimate... Read more >
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¿Muerta?... ¡Pero de la risa!
¿Muerta?... ¡Pero de la risa!
Written by Maria Antonieta Collins
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ISBN: 9780307744982
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¿Muerta?... ¡Pero de la risa!

Written by Maria Antonieta Collins


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $9.99

Con el candor de siempre y la honestidad y el humor que la definen, María Antonieta Collins relata cómo su carrera periodística se esfumó de repente pero regresó mejor que nunca. Escribe sobre el camino espiritual que la ayudo a superar una época oscura y como su fe la ayudó recuperar... Read more >
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¿Muerta?... ¡Pero de la risa!
¿Muerta?... ¡Pero de la risa!
Written by Maria Antonieta Collins
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ISBN: 9780307743442
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¿Muerta?... ¡Pero de la risa!

Written by Maria Antonieta Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $15.00

Con el candor de siempre y la honestidad y el humor que la definen, María Antonieta Collins relata cómo su carrera periodística se esfumó de repente pero regresó mejor que nunca. Escribe sobre el camino espiritual que la ayudo a superar una época oscura y como su fe la ayudó recuperar... Read more >
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The C List
The C List
Written by Rachel Bown
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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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A Century of Royalty
A Century of Royalty
Written by Ed West
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780747812739
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A Century of Royalty

Written by Ed West


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $12.95

The British royal family has endured remarkably in a remarkable, tumultuous century from 1910-2010 when many of the crown heads of Europe faced revolution and exile. Through a constitutional crisis, abdication, divorces, tragic deaths and unseemly scandals, the British royal family has shown an instinct for survival, tapping into the pulse... Read more >
A Century of Royalty

Written by Edward West


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
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Empty Mansions
Empty Mansions
Written by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell, Jr.
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ISBN: 9780345534538
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Empty Mansions
The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune
Written by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $17.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
Janet Maslin, The New York Times • St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.

When Pulitzer Prizewinning journalist Bill Dedman noticed in 2009 a grand home... Read more >
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
Written by Elia Kazan
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ISBN: 9780385350419
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan

Written by Elia Kazan


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $19.99

This collection of nearly three hundred letters gives us the life of Elia Kazan unfiltered, with all the passion, vitality, and raw honesty that made him such an important and formidable stage director (A Streetcar Named Desire, Death of a Salesman), film director (On the Waterfront, East of Eden), novelist, and... Read more >
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
Written by Elia Kazan, Edited by Albert J. Devlin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307267160
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan

Written by Elia Kazan
Edited by Albert J. Devlin


Format: Hardcover, 672 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $40.00

This collection of nearly three hundred letters gives us the life of Elia Kazan unfiltered, with all the passion, vitality, and raw honesty that made him such an important and formidable stage director (A Streetcar Named Desire, Death of a Salesman), film director (On the Waterfront, East of Eden), novelist, and... Read more >
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Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt
Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt
Written by Theodore Roosevelt, Edited by Gordon Hutner
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ISBN: 9780345806123
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Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt

Written by Theodore Roosevelt
Edited by Gordon Hutner


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $9.99

Theodore Roosevelt (1858–1919) was our most published president with an incredible output of writing including forty books, over a thousand articles, and countless speeches and letters.
 
Collected here in one volume are examples of Roosevelt’s voluminous writings over a dazzling array of topics. Organized by general categories, readers can sample writings on... Read more >
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Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt
Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt
Written by Theodore Roosevelt, Edited by Gordon Hutner
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Selected Speeches and Writings of Theodore Roosevelt

Written by Theodore Roosevelt
Edited by Gordon Hutner


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $16.95

Theodore Roosevelt (1858–1919) was our most published president with an incredible output of writing including forty books, over a thousand articles, and countless speeches and letters.
 
Collected here in one volume are examples of Roosevelt’s voluminous writings over a dazzling array of topics. Organized by general categories, readers can sample writings on... Read more >
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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
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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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Casi una Mujer
Casi una Mujer
Written by Esmeralda Santiago
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ISBN: 9780804153393
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Casi una Mujer

Written by Esmeralda Santiago


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 16, 2014
Price: $9.99

A simultaneous Spanish-language edition, originally translated for Vintage by
Nina Torres-Vidal

In her new memior, the acclaimed author of When I Was Puerto Rican continues the riveting chronicle of her life.

"Negi," as Santiago's family affectionately calls her, leaves rural Macun in 1961 to live in a three-bedroom tenement apartment with seven siblings, and... Read more >
Cuando era puertorriqueña
Cuando era puertorriqueña
Written by Esmeralda Santiago
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ISBN: 9780804153409
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Cuando era puertorriqueña

Written by Esmeralda Santiago


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 16, 2014
Price: $10.99

La historia de Esmeralda Santiago comienza en la parte rural de Puerto Rico, donde sus padres y siete hermanos, en continuas luchas los unos con los otros, vivían una vida alborotada pero llena de amor y ternura. De niña, Esmeralda aprendió a apreciar cómo se come una guayaba,
a distinguir la... Read more >
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Praeterita
Praeterita
Written by John Ruskin
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ISBN: 9780375712647
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Praeterita

Written by John Ruskin


Format: eBook, 632 pages
On Sale: April 16, 2014
Price: $7.99

 

As a memoir elevated to the level of fine art, John Ruskin’s Praeterita stands alongside The Education of Henry Adams and the confessions of Augustine, Rousseau, and Tolstoy. A luminous account of his childhood and youth, Praeterita is the last major work of the revolutionary nineteenth-century critic.

 

Written in the lucid intervals...

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