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Unbroken
Unbroken
Written by Laura Hillenbrand, Read by Edward Herrmann
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781101912621
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Unbroken
A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
Read by Edward Herrmann


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $45.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • Hailed as the top nonfiction book of the year by Time magazine • Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for biography and the Indies Choice Adult Nonfiction Book of the Year award

On a May afternoon in... Read more >
Zealot
Zealot
Written by Reza Aslan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981483
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Zealot
The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth
Written by Reza Aslan


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $18.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
Good Housekeeping • Booklist • Publishers Weekly • Bookish

From the internationally bestselling author of No god but God comes a fascinating, provocative, and meticulously researched biography that challenges long-held assumptions about the man we know as Jesus... Read more >
Man's Search for Meaning
Man's Search for Meaning
Written by Viktor E. Frankl, Afterword by William J. Winslade, Foreword by Harold S. Kushner
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780807014295
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Man's Search for Meaning

Written by Viktor E. Frankl
Afterword by William J. Winslade
Foreword by Harold S. Kushner


Format: Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2006
Price: $9.99

With a new Foreword by Harold S. Kushner
and a new Biographical Afterword by William J. Winslade

Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl's memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival. Between 1942 and 1945 Frankl labored in four different camps, including... Read more >
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Written by Katherine Boo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812979329
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity
Written by Katherine Boo


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.00

In this brilliant, breathtaking book by Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo, a bewildering age of global change and inequality is made human through the dramatic story of families striving toward a better life in Annawadi, a makeshift settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport. As India starts... Read more >
Maeve's Times
Maeve's Times
Written by Maeve Binchy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385353458
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Maeve's Times
In Her Own Words
Written by Maeve Binchy


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $27.95

Five decades of selected writings from the Irish Times by the beloved and best-selling author, filled with her hallmark humor, candor, and wisdom-a timeless gift to her legion of fans.

Maeve Binchy once confessed: "As someone who fell off a chair not long ago trying to hear what they were saying at the next... Read more >
The Diary of a Young Girl
The Diary of a Young Girl
Written by Anne Frank, Translated by B.M. Mooyaart, Introduction by Eleanor Roosevelt
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553296983
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The Diary of a Young Girl

Written by Anne Frank
Translated by B.M. Mooyaart
Introduction by Eleanor Roosevelt


Format: Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1993
Price: $5.99

Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life, Anne Frank's remarkable diary has since become a world classic—a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent testament to the human spirit. In 1942, with Nazis occupying Holland, a thirteen-year-old Jewish girl and her... Read more >
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Without You, There Is No Us
Without You, There Is No Us
Written by Suki Kim
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307720672
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Without You, There Is No Us
My Time with the Sons of North Korea's Elite
Written by Suki Kim


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $11.99

A haunting memoir of teaching English to the sons of North Korea's ruling class during the last six months of Kim Jong-il's reign
 
Every day, three times a day, the students march in two straight lines, singing praises to Kim Jong-il and North Korea: Without you, there is no motherland... Read more >
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The River of Doubt
The River of Doubt
Written by Candice Millard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767913737
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The River of Doubt
Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey
Written by Candice Millard


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $16.00

At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait, The River of Doubt is the true story of Theodore Roosevelt’s harrowing exploration of one of the most dangerous rivers on earth.

The River of Doubt—it is a black, uncharted tributary of the Amazon that snakes through one of the most... Read more >
Fields of Blood
Fields of Blood
Written by Karen Armstrong
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307957047
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Fields of Blood
Religion and the History of Violence
Written by Karen Armstrong


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $30.00

From the renowned and best-selling author of A History of God, a sweeping exploration of religion and the history of human violence.

For the first time, religious self-identification is on the decline in American. Some analysts have cited as cause a post-9/11perception: that faith in general is a source of aggression... Read more >
In the Kingdom of Ice
In the Kingdom of Ice
Written by Hampton Sides
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385535380
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In the Kingdom of Ice
The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette
Written by Hampton Sides


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $14.99

New York Times bestselling author Hampton Sides returns with a white-knuckle tale of polar exploration and survival in the Gilded Age

In the late nineteenth century, people were obsessed by one of the last unmapped areas of the globe: the North Pole. No one knew what existed beyond the fortress of ice rimming... Read more >
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