Daily Current Deals / Category : Biographies & Memoirs
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Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches (Crossing Press Feminist Series)
by Audre Lorde

Presenting the essential writings of black lesbian poet and feminist writer Audre Lorde, Sister Outsider  celebrates an influential voice in twentieth-century literature. In this charged collection of fifteen essays and speeches, Lorde takes on...

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The Three Lives of James Madison: Genius, Partisan, President
by Noah Feldman

A sweeping reexamination of the Founding Father who transformed the United States in each of his political “lives”—as a revolutionary thinker, as a partisan political strategist, and as a president “In order to understand America and its ...

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Stolen Innocence: My Story of Growing Up in a Polygamous Sect, Becoming a Teenage Bride, and Breaking Free of Warren Jeffs
by Elissa Wall

“Both creepy…and quite moving.” —New York Times Book Review

“Wall’s story couldn’t be more timely.” —People

Stolen Innocence is the gripping New York Times bestselling memoir of Eli...

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Can You Ever Forgive Me?: Memoirs of a Literary Forger
by Lee Israel

Before turning to the criminal life, running a onewoman forgery scam out of an Upper West Side studio shared with her tortoiseshell cat, and dodging the FBI, Lee Israel enjoyed a celebrated reputation as an author. When her writing career suddenly to...

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Ida: A Sword Among Lions: Ida B. Wells and the Campaign Against Lynching
by Paula J. Giddings

In the tradition of towering biographies that tell us as much about America as they do about their subject, Ida: A Sword Among Lions is a sweepingnarrative about a country and a crusader embroiled in the struggle against lynching: a pract...

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Washington's Spies: The Story of America's First Spy Ring
by Alexander Rose

NEW YORK TIMES  BESTSELLER •  Turn: Washington’s Spies, now an original series on AMC Based on remarkable new research, acclaimed historian Alexander Rose brings to life the true story of the spy ring that helped America win the Revolu...

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Fierce Patriot: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman
by Robert L. O'Connell

NATIONAL BESTSELLER  •  William Tecumseh Sherman was more than just one of our greatest generals. Fierce Patriot is a bold, revisionist portrait of how this iconic and enigmatic figure exerted an outsize impact on the American landscape—and ...

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Joan: The Mysterious Life of the Heretic Who Became a Saint
by Donald Spoto

Since her death at the age of nineteen in 1431, Joan of Arc has maintained a remarkable hold on our collective imagination. She was a teenager of astonishing common sense and a national heroine who led men in to battle as a courageous warrior. Yet...

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The Return (Pulitzer Prize Winner): Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between
by Hisham Matar

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE • The acclaimed memoir about fathers and sons, a legacy of loss, and, ultimately, healing—one of The New York Times Book Review ’s ten best books of the year, winner of the PEN/Jean Stein Book Award, and a final...

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Eleanor and Hick: The Love Affair That Shaped a First Lady
by Susan Quinn

A warm, intimate account of the love between Eleanor Roosevelt and reporter Lorena Hickok—a relationship that, over more than three decades, transformed both women's lives and empowered them to play significant roles in one of the most tumultuous ...

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The Wife's Tale: A Personal History
by Aida Edemariam

In this indelible memoir that recalls the life of her remarkable ninety-five-year old grandmother, Guardian journalist Aida Edemariam tells the story of modern Ethiopia—a nation that would undergo a tumultuous transformation from feudal...

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More Ketchup than Salsa: Confessions of a Tenerife Barman
by Joe Cawley

Would you risk everything to start a new life overseas?

"If you buy one book this year... get this!" "Brilliant book about living in Europe... very funny..." "Probably the best book I have read this millenium!"

Childhood sweethe...

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Remember Us: My Journey from the Shtetl Through the Holocaust
by Vic Shayne

A New York Times Best Seller!

Remember Us is a look back at the lost world of the shtetl: a wise Zayde offering prophetic and profound words to his grandson, the rich experience of Shabbos, and the treasure of a lovin...

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A Country Year: Living the Questions
by Sue Hubbell

A “delightful, witty” memoir about starting over as a beekeeper in the Ozarks (Library Journal).

Alone on a small Missouri farm after a thirty-year marriage, Sue Hubbell found a new love—of the winged, buzzing va...

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Committed: A Love Story
by Elizabeth Gilbert

Look out for Elizabeth Gilbert’s new book,  Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear , on sale now!

At the end of her bestselling memoir Eat, Pray, Love , Elizabeth Gilbert fell in love with Felipe, a Brazilian-born man of Australian citiz...

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