Daily Current Deals / Category : Biographies & Memoirs
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American Heroines: Female Role Models in America
by Kay Bailey Hutchison

As long as there has been an America, the indomitable spirit of American women has shaped both the country's history and society. Regardless of the time and place these women were born each excelled in her respective field, making it easier for th...

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Spectacle: The Astonishing Life of Ota Benga
by Pamela Newkirk

2016 NAACP Image Award Winner

An award-winning journalist reveals a little-known and shameful episode in American history, when an African man was used as a human zoo exhibit—a shocking story of racial prejudice, science, and tragedy in th...

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The Speckled People
by Hugo Hamilton

‘This is the most gripping book I've read in ages … It is beautifully written, fascinating, disturbing and often very funny.’ Roddy Doyle

The childhood world of Hugo Hamilton, born and brought up in Dublin, is a confused place. His fat...

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The Queen Mother
by William Shawcross

The official and definitive biography of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, the most beloved British monarch of the twentieth century. Consort of King George VI, mother of Queen Elizabeth II, and grandmother of Prince Charles, Elizabeth Angela Marg...

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My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey
by Jill Bolte Taylor

The astonishing New York Times bestseller that chronicles how a brain scientist's own stroke led to enlightenment On December 10, 1996, Jill Bolte Taylor, a thirty-seven- year-old Harvard-trained brain scientist experienced a massive stroke in ...

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The Real Doctor Will See You Shortly: A Physician's First Year
by Matt McCarthy

A scorchingly frank look at how doctors are made, bringing readers into the critical care unit to see one burgeoning physician's journey from ineptitude to competence. In medical school, Matt McCarthy dreamed of being a different kind of doctor...

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Stephen Colbert: Beyond Truthiness
by Bruce Watson

Stephen Colbert is far more than a comedian and improv genius. As head of his fanciful Colbert Nation, the quick-witted host of Comedy Central's The Colbert Report has delighted fans with his wit, audacity, and innovative uses of language and the med...

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Wish You Happy Forever: What China's Orphans Taught Me About Moving Mountains
by Jenny Bowen

Wish You Happy Forever chronicles Half the Sky founder Jenny Bowen's personal and professional journey to transform Chinese orphanages—and the lives of the neglected girls who live in them—from a state of quiet despair to one of vibra...

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A Great Improvisation: Franklin, France, and the Birth of America
by Stacy Schiff

In this dazzling work of history, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author follows Benjamin Franklin to France for the crowning achievement of his career

In December of 1776 a small boat delivered an old man to France." So begins an enthralling nar...

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Katharine Hepburn
by Grace May Carter

Katharine Hepburn was far more than an iconic movie star who won four Academy Awards for best actress (the most ever) and made classic films - The African Queen, The Philadelphia Story, and Guess Who's Coming to Dinner - that still rank among the gre...

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Fireball: Carole Lombard and the Mystery of Flight 3
by Robert Matzen

This fresh look at Hollywood's "Queen of Screwball," Carole Lombard, presents a first-ever examination of the events that led to the shocking flight mishap that took her life on the side of a Nevada mountain in 1942. It also provides a day-by-da...

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The Journey in Between: A Thru-Hiking Adventure on El Camino de Santiago
by Keith Foskett

A man at a crossroads. A thousand-mile hike. A life forever changed. 

Keith Foskett was the definition of restless. Drifting aimlessly, he knew a piece was missing from his life. But when a stranger in a Greek bar tells him about a world-fa...

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Someone To Look Up To: a dog's search for love and understanding
by Jean Gill

Top Pick Award  from Litpick Student Reviews.  By IPPY and Global Ebook Award Winning author. 'Jean Gill has captured the innermost thoughts of this magnificent animal.'  Les Ingham,  Pyr International  A dog's life in the...

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Check Six!: A Thunderbolt Pilot's War Across the Pacific
by Jim Curran

There were no mission limits for a pilot in the Pacific during World War II; unlike in Europe, you flew until it was time to go home. So it was for James “Jug” Curran, all the way from New Guinea to the Philippines with the 348t...

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Unsung Eagles: True Stories of America’s Citizen Airmen in the Skies of World War II
by Jay A. Stout

The nearly half-million American aircrewmen who served during World War II have almost disappeared. And so have their stories.

Award-winning writer and former fighter pilot Jay A. Stout uses Unsung Eagles to save an exciting...

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