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Love Is a Mix Tape: Life and Loss, On...

Rob Sheffield

What Is love? Great minds have been grappling with this question throughout the ages, and in the modern era, they have come up with many different answers. According to Western philosopher Pat Benatar, love is a battlefield. Her paisa...

Published: Dec 2007

The Corpse Had a Familiar Face: Cover...

Edna Buchanan

For eighteen years, Pulitzer Prize-winner Edna Buchanan had one of the most exciting, frightening, and heartbreaking jobs a newspaperwoman could have -- working the police beat for the Miami Herald. Having covered more crimes than mos...

Published: Jan 2008


Barbara Walters

With a New Afterword by the AuthorIn her bestselling autobiography, Barbara Walters, arguably the most important woman in the history of television, describes her extraordinary public and private journey.Audition is the story of an am...

Published: May 2009

Personal History

Katharine Graham

...extraordinary!...[S]he manages to rewrite the story of her life in such way that no one will ever be able to boil it down to a sentence, but I'll give it a try: Katharine Graham turns out to have had not two lives but four, and the...

Published: Feb 1998

Ava's Man

Rick Bragg

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Rick Bragg was born a year after his maternal grandfather died in 1958, but resurrects him here, in this portrait of the grandfather he never knew. Researching the life of this much-loved patriarch br...

Published: Aug 2002

When a Crocodile Eats the Sun: A Memo...

Peter Godwin

Hailed by reviewers as 'powerful,' 'haunting' and 'a tour de force of personal journalism,' When A Crocodile Eats the Sun is the unforgettable story of one man's struggle to discover his past and come to terms with his present. Award ...

Published: Apr 2008

Enemies of the People: My Family's Jo...

Kati Marton

Renowned author Kati Marton tells how her journalist parents survived the Nazis in Budapest and were imprisoned by the Soviets.

Published: Oct 2010

Paris, My Sweet: A Year in the City o...

Amy Thomas

Part love letter to New York, part love letter to Paris, and total devotion to all things sweet. Hello, My Sweets is a personal and moveable feast that's a treasure map for anyone who loves fresh cupcakes and fine chocolate, New York ...

Published: Feb 2012

Growing Up

Russell Baker

Russell Baker is the 1979 Pulitzer Prize winner for Distinguished Commentary and a columnist for The New York Times. This book traces his youth in the mountains of rural Virginia. When Baker was only five, his father died. His mother...

Published: Jun 1992

A Marvelous Life: The Amazing Story o...

Danny Fingeroth

The definitive biography of the beloved—often controversial—co-creator of many legendary superheroes,A Marvelous Life: The Amazing Story of Stan Leepresents the origin of “Stan the Man,” who spun a storytelli...

Published: Nov 2020

Yours in Truth: A Personal Portrait o...

Jeff Himmelman

An intimate profile of the legendary Washington Post editor whose life and career encompassed Watergate, the Pentagon Papers, and the Kennedys—soon to be portrayed by Tom Hanks in the Steven Spielberg film The Post"A fairly com...

Published: Nov 2017

Rachel Maddow

Lisa Rogak

The first biography of the most popular anchor in cable news. Rachel Maddow has beaten the odds in a way that’s novel in today’s America: she uses her brain. In a world of banal and opinionated soundbites, she reg...

Published: Feb 2021
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