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  • #Girlboss, Hardcover
    NOW A NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES In the New York Times bestseller that the Washington Post called "Lean In for misfits," Sophia Amoruso shares how she went from dumpster diving to founding one of the fastest-growing retailers in the world.Amoruso spent her teens hitchhiking, committing petty theft, and..
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  • #Girlboss, Paperback
    NOW A NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES In the New York Times bestseller that the Washington Post called "Lean In for misfits," Sophia Amoruso shares how she went from dumpster diving to founding one of the fastest-growing retailers in the world.Amoruso spent her teens hitchhiking, committing petty theft, an..
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  • 'Tis Herself: An Autobiography, Paperback
    A first-ever, revealing and candid look at the life and career of one of Hollywood's brightest and most beloved stars, Maureen O'Hara . In an acting career of more than seventy years, Hollywood legend Maureen O'Hara came to be known as "the queen of Technicolor" for her fiery red hair and piercing g..
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  • 100 Native Americans: Who Shaped American History, Paperback
    In this book readers will be fascinated to learn about a wide variety of men and women who have made significant impacts upon the history of the United States.Native Americans from various regions -- spanning time from early European discovery to present day -- are featured. Chronologically organize..
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  • 100 Years of the Best American Short Stories, Hardcover
    The Best American Short Stories is the longest running and best-selling series of short fiction in the country. For the centennial celebration of this beloved annual series, master of the form Lorrie Moore selects forty stories from the more than two thousand that were published in previous editions..
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  • 100,000 Hearts: A Surgeon’s Memoir, Hardcover
    Pioneering surgeon Dr. Denton Cooley performed his first human heart transplant in 1968 and astounded the world in 1969 when he was the first surgeon to successfully implant a totally artificial heart in a human being. Over the course of his career, Cooley and his associates have performed thousands..
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  • 12 Years a Slave (Movie Tie-In), Paperback
    The official movie tie-in edition to the winner of the 2014 Academy Award for Best Picture, starringChiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, andLupita Nyong o, and directed by Steve McQueen New York Times bestseller I could not believe that I had never heard of this book. It felt as important as Anne ..
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  • 12 Years a Slave, Paperback
    When Solomon Northup, born a free black man in Saratoga, New York, was offered a short-term job with a circus in Washington, D.C., in 1841, he jumped at the opportunity. But when he arrived, he was kidnapped and sold into slavery in Louisiana. Finally, with the help of a Canadian abolitionist, he wa..
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  • 12 Years a Slave, Paperback
    Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup is a memoir of a black man who was born free in New York state but kidnapped, sold into slavery and kept in bondage for 12 years in Louisiana before the American Civil War. He provided details of slave markets in Washington, DC, as well as describing at length..
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  • 1931-1934, Paperback
    This celebrated volume begins when Nin is about to publish her first book and ends when she leaves Paris for New York. Edited and with a Preface by Gunther tuhlmann; Index. NUME CARTE: 1931-1934, PaperbackISBN: 0156260255PRET EDITURA: 76.99AUTOR(i): Anais NinEDITURA: Harvest BooksCOPERTA: BrosataDAT..
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  • 1963 a Slice of Bread and Jame
    A raw and often funny snapshot of 7-year-old Tommy's brutal young life amid the derelict terraced houses of Manchester's Hulme. This is one boy's year of adventure, abuse, crippling poverty and encounters with the welfare officers, the nuns, the police - and The Moors Murderers. NUME CARTE: 1963 a S..
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  • 24 Hours Inside the President's Bunker: 9-11-01: The White House, Paperback
    After Maj. Robert J. Darling organizes President Bush's trip to Florida on Sept. 10, 2001, he believes the next couple of days will be quiet. He has no idea that a war is about to begin. The next day, after terrorists crash airliners into the World Trade Center towers and the Pentagon, Maj. Darling ..
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  • 300 Arguments: Essays, Paperback
    A brilliant and exhilarating sequence of aphorisms from one of our greatest essayistsThere will come a time when people decide you've had enough of your grief, and they'll try to take it away from you. Bad art is from no one to no one. Am I happy? Damned if I know, but give me a few minutes and I'll..
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  • 32 Yolks: From My Mother's Table to Working the Line, Paperback
    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - Hailed by Anthony Bourdain as -heartbreaking, horrifying, poignant, and inspiring, - 32 Yolks is the brave and affecting coming-of-age story about the making of a French chef, from the culinary icon behind the renowned New York City restaurant Le Bernardin. NAMED ONE OF T..
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  • 365 Thank Yous: The Year a Simple Act of Daily Gratitude Changed My Life, Hardcover
    One recent December, at age 53, John Kralik found his life at a terrible, frightening low: his small law firm was failing; he was struggling through a painful second divorce; he had grown distant from his two older children and was afraid he might lose contact with his young daughter; he was living ..
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  • 38 Years a Detroit Firefighter's Story, Paperback
    Decorated firefighter and true-blue Detroiter Bob Dombrowski risked life and limb saving lives for as long as he could remember. Born and raised on the west side of Detroit, Bob narrates an engrossing account of his illustrious firefighting career, from being a trial man to retiring as senior chief...
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  • 41: A Portrait of My Father, Hardcover
    George W. Bush, the 43rd President of the United States, has authored a personal biography of his father, George H. W. Bush, the 41st President. Forty-three men have served as President of the United States.Countless books have been written about them.But never before has a President told the story..
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  • 41: A Portrait of My Father, Paperback
    George W. Bush, the 43rd President of the United States, has authored a personal biography of his father, George H. W. Bush, the 41st President. Forty-three men have served as President of the United States.Countless books have been written about them.But never before has a President told the story..
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  • 42 Faith: The Rest of the Jackie Robinson Story, Hardcover
    New York Times BestsellerJackie Robinson, Branch Rickey, and the hidden hand of God that changed history Journalist and baseball lover Ed Henry reveals for the first time the backstory of faith that guided Jackie Robinson into not only the baseball record books but the annals of civil rights advance..
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  • 438 Days: An Extraordinary True Story of Survival at Sea, Paperback
    Declared "the best survival book in a decade" by Outside Magazine, 438 Days is the true story of the man who survived fourteen months in a small boat drifting seven thousand miles across the Pacific Ocean. On November 17, 2012, two men left the coast of Mexico for a weekend fishing trip in the open..
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  • 50 People Every Christian Should Know: Learning from Spiritual Giants of the Faith, Paperback
    Christians in the twenty-first century need encouragement and inspiration to lead lives that honor God. When faith is weak or the pressures of the world seem overwhelming, remembering the great men and women of the past can inspire us to renewed strength and purpose. Our spiritual struggles are not ..
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  • 7 Men: And the Secret of Their Greatness, Paperback
    In Seven Men, New York Times best-selling author Eric Metaxas presents seven exquisitely crafted short portraits of widely known--but not well understood--Christian men, each of whom uniquely showcases a commitment to live by certain virtues in the truth of the gospel. Written in a beautiful and eng..
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  • 7 Women: And the Secret of Their Greatness, Hardcover
    A beautiful gift edition of this instant classic exclusively for graduates, with a special letter from Eric Metaxas to those entering the next phase of life's journey.What makes a great woman great? In Seven Women, New York Times bestselling author Eric Metaxas provides an answer by telling the capt..
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  • 7 Women: And the Secret of Their Greatness, Paperback
    In this highly anticipated follow-up to the enormously successful Seven Men, New York Times bestselling author Eric Metaxas gives us seven captivating portraits of some of history's greatest women, each of whom changed the course of history by following God's call upon their lives--now in paperback...
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  • 81 Days Below Zero: The Incredible Survival Story of a World War II Pilot in Alaska's Frozen Wilderness, Paperback
    Shortly before Christmas in 1943, five Army aviators left Alaska's Ladd Field on a routine flight to test their hastily retrofitted B-24 Liberator in harsh winter conditions. The mission ended in a crash that claimed all but one--Leon Crane, a city kid from Philadelphia with no wilderness experience..
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  • 84, Charing Cross Road, Paperback
    This charming classic love story, first published in 1970, brings together twenty years of correspondence between Helene Hanff, at the time, a freelance writer living in New York City, and a used-book dealer in London at 84, Charing Cross Road. Through the years, though never meeting and separated b..
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  • 90 Minutes in Heaven: A True Story of Death & Life 10th Anniversary, Paperback
    In the ten years since 90 Minutes in Heaven was published, millions of people worldwide have read the incredible true story of Don Piper's experience with death and life--and in reading they have found their own lives changed. After a semi-truck collided with Don Piper's car, he was pronounced dead ..
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  • A Bag of Marbles, Paperback
    When Joseph Joffo was ten years old, his father gave him and his brother fifty francs and instructions to flee Nazi-occupied Paris and, somehow, get to the south where France was free. Previously out of print, this book is a captivating and memorable story; readers will instinctively find themselves..
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  • A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Novel Laureate John Nash, Paperback
    In this powerful and dramatic biography Sylvia Nasar vividly recreates the life of a mathematical genius whose career was cut short by schizophrenia and who, after three decades of devastating mental illness, miraculously recovered and was honored with a Nobel Prize. "How could you, a mathematician,..
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  • A Brilliant Madness: Living with Manic-Depressive Illness, Paperback
    In her revealing bestseller Call Me Anna, Patty Duke shared her long-kept secret: the talented, Oscar-winning actress who won our hearts on The Patty Duke Show was suffering from a serious-but-treatable-mental illness called manic depression. For nearly twenty years, until she was correctly diagnos..
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  • A Brother's Journey: Surviving a Childhood of Abuse, Paperback
    - A Brother's Journey will appeal to the same audience that made #1 New York Times bestsellers of Dave Pelzer's popular novels: A Child Called "It" (Health Communications, 1995), The Lost Boy (Health Communications, 1997), and A Man Named Dave (E.P. Dutto NUME CARTE: A Brother's Journey: Surviving a..
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  • A Chance to Die: The Life and Legacy of Amy Carmichael, Paperback
    A Chance to Die is a vibrant portrayal of Amy Carmichael, an Irish missionary and writer who spent fifty-three years in south India without furlough. There she became known as "Amma," or "mother," as she founded the Dohnavur Fellowship, a refuge for underprivileged children. Amy's life of obedience ..
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  • A Child Called It, Paperback
    This book chronicles the unforgettable account of one of the most severe child abuse cases in California history. It is the story of Dave Pelzer, who was brutally beaten and starved by his emotionally unstable, alcoholic mother: a mother who played tortuous, unpredictable games--games that left him ..
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  • A Child's Christmas in Wales, Paperback
    This gem of lyric prose has enchanted both young and old for over half a century and is now a modern classic. Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), one of the greatest poets and storytellers of the twentieth century, captures a child's-eye view and an adult's fond memories of a magical time of presents, aunts a..
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  • A Child's Christmas in Wales: And Five Poems, Audiobook
    First recorded in February of 1952, this remastered recording of Dylan Thomas reading A Child's Christmas in Wales recalls all of the sights, smells, and sounds of a long-ago Christmas.Thomas's wonderful recollection of this holiday in the seaside town of his youth is captured in this vivid performa..
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  • A Circle of Quiet, Paperback
    The author describes life at her family's old country farmhouse and shares her observations on nature, writing, and the human community. NUME CARTE: A Circle of Quiet, PaperbackISBN: 0062545035PRET EDITURA: 76.99AUTOR(i): Madeleine L'EngleEDITURA: HarperOneCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Ianuarie 19..
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  • A Deeper Blue: The Life and Music of Townes Van Zandt, Paperback
    This is the first serious biography of a man widely considered one of Texas and America s greatest songwriters. Like Jimmie Rodgers, Woody Guthrie, Robert Johnson, and Hank Williams, Townes Van Zandt was the embodiment of that mythic American figure, the troubled troubadour. "A Deeper Blue "traces V..
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  • A Drinking Life: A Memoir, Paperback
    20 years after his last drink Pete Hamill looks back on his early life. As a child during the depression and World War II he learnt that drinking was to be an essential part of being a man, it was only later he discovered its ability to destroy lives. NUME CARTE: A Drinking Life: A Memoir, Paperback..
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  • A Father First: How My Life Became Bigger Than Basketball, Paperback
    Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat is one of the superstars of the NBA--and a Gold Medal winner at the Bejing Olympics--but he's A Father First. In this moving and triumphant memoir, Wade shares his inspiring thoughts about fathers and sons, writing poignantly about the gratifying responsibilities of bei..
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  • A Fighting Chance, Paperback
    A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERAn unlikely political star tells the inspiring story of the two-decade journey that taught her how Washington really works--and really doesn'tAs a child in small-town Oklahoma, Elizabeth Warren yearned to go to college and then become an elementary school teacher--an ambit..
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  • A Florence Diary, Hardcover
    In August 1947, Diana Athill travelled to Florence by the Golden Arrow train for a two-week holiday with her good friend Pen. In this playful diary of that trip, delightfully illustrated with photographs of the period, Athill recorded her observations and adventures -- eating with (and paid for by) ..
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  • A Freewheelin' Time: A Memoir of Greenwich Village in the Sixties, Paperback
    -The girl with Bob Dylan on the cover of Freewheelin' broke a forty-five-year silence with this affectionate and dignified recalling of a relationship doomed by Dylan's growing fame.- -UNCUT magazine Suze Rotolo chronicles her coming of age in Greenwich Village during the 1960s and the early days of..
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  • A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Heaven: (Or, How I Made Peace with the Paranormal and Stigmatized Zealots and Cynics in the Process), Paperback
    Corey Taylor has seen a lot of unbelievable things. However, many of his most incredible experiences might just shock you. For much of his life, the Grammy Award-winning singer of Slipknot and Stone Sour has brushed up against the supernatural world. Those close encounters impacted his personal evol..
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  • A Girl Named Zippy: Growing Up Small in Mooreland, Indiana, Paperback
    The New York Times bestselling memoir about growing up in small-town Indiana, from the author of The Solace of Leaving Early. When Haven Kimmel was born in 1965, Mooreland, Indiana, was a sleepy little hamlet of three hundred people. Nicknamed "Zippy" for the way she would bolt around the house, th..
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  • A Girl Walks Into a Book: What the Brontes Taught Me about Life, Love, and Women's Work, Paperback
    How many times have you heard readers argue about which is better, Jane Eyre or Wuthering Heights? The works of Charlotte, Emily, and Anne continue to provoke passionate fandom over a century after their deaths. Bront? enthusiasts, as well as those of us who never made it further than those oft-cite..
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  • A God Who Hates: The Courageous Woman Who Inflamed the Muslim World Speaks Out Against the Evils of Islam, Paperback
    On Feb. 21, 2006, the Syrian-born and raised Wafa Sultan gave one of the most provocative interviews ever given by a Muslim woman on the Al Jazeera network. In the middle of the interview she told her male Muslim interviewer that it was her turn to speak. And, she did. She told him to "shut up." Thi..
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  • A Good Man with a Dog: A Game Warden's 25 Years in the Maine Woods, Hardcover
    A game warden's journey from the woods of Maine to the swamps of New Orleans. When Roger Guay's father died in a tragic fishing accident, a kind game warden helped him through the loss. Inspired by this experience, as well as his love of the outdoors, Guay became a game warden and certified K9 handl..
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  • A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, Paperback
    National Bestseller The literary sensation of the year, a book that redefines both family and narrative for the twenty-first century. A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius is the moving memoir of a college senior who, in the space of five weeks, loses both of his parents to cancer and inherits h..
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