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Bestselling nonfiction books from August 11, 2017 to August 18, 2017
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Written by Maya Angelou, Foreword by Oprah Winfrey
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345514400
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Written by Maya Angelou
Foreword by Oprah Winfrey


Format: Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2009
Price: $7.99

Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as childhood itself. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings captures the longing of lonely children, the brute insult of bigotry, and the wonder of words that can make the world right. Maya Angelou’s debut memoir is a modern... Read more >

Mindset
Written by Carol S. Dweck
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345472328
Our Price: $17.00
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Mindset
The New Psychology of Success
Written by Carol S. Dweck


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2007
Price: $17.00

Now updated with new research—the book that has changed millions of lives

After decades of research, world-renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D., discovered a simple but groundbreaking idea: the power of mindset. In this brilliant book, she shows how success in school, work, sports, the arts, and almost every area... Read more >
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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
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

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 Auschwitz, while his parents, brother, and pregnant wife perished. Based on his own experience and the... Read more >
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A Raisin in the Sun
Written by Lorraine Hansberry
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780679755333
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A Raisin in the Sun

Written by Lorraine Hansberry


Format: Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 29, 2004
Price: $7.95

When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new representation of black life. "A play... Read more >
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Persepolis
Written by Marjane Satrapi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375714573
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Persepolis
The Story of a Childhood
Written by Marjane Satrapi


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2004
Price: $14.95

A New York Times Notable Book
A Time Magazine “Best Comix of the Year”
A San Francisco Chronicle and Los Angeles Times Best-seller

Wise, funny, and heartbreaking, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi’s graphic memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution.

In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells... Read more >
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The Devil in the White City
Written by Erik Larson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375725609
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The Devil in the White City
Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America
Written by Erik Larson


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2004
Price: $16.95

Erik Larson—author of #1 bestseller In The Garden of Beasts—intertwines the true tale of the 1893 World's Fair and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death. Combining meticulous research with nail-biting storytelling, Erik Larson has crafted a narrative with all the wonder of...

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Tuesdays with Morrie
Written by Mitch Albom
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767905923
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Tuesdays with Morrie
An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson
Written by Mitch Albom


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2002
Price: $15.00

A special 20th anniversary edition of the beloved international bestseller that changed millions of lives

Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you... Read more >

Into the Wild
Written by Jon Krakauer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385486804
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Into the Wild

Written by Jon Krakauer


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 20, 1997
Price: $15.00

In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Christopher Johnson McCandless. He had given $25,000 in savings to charity, abandoned his car and most of his possessions, burned all the cash in his... Read more >

In Cold Blood
Written by Truman Capote
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679745587
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In Cold Blood

Written by Truman Capote


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: February 1, 1994
Price: $16.00

National Bestseller 

On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces. There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues. 

As Truman Capote reconstructs the...

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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
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: $6.99

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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