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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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  • $30,000 for a Wrongful Death, Paperback
    $30,000 for a Wrongful DeathIn everyone's life there are major twists and turns. This is exactly what happens to T. Bentley when, after the breakup of a long relationship, she meets what she thinks might be the man of her dreams. After a fairly short period of time, and a few rocky periods, she find..
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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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  • 10 Minutes of Insanity: The Johnny Rodgers Story, Paperback
    10 MINUTES OF INSANITY ISN'T YOUR TYPICAL BIOGRAPHY An in-depth look at what it takes to overcome all odds no matter how bleak. Despite being born in poverty and with chronic respiratory problems, Johnny "The Jet" Rodgers (1972 Heisman Trophy Winner) arguably became one of the greatest college foot..
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  • 10 Years, 13 Seconds: The Conor McGregor Story, Paperback
    10 Years 13 Seconds is the story of Irish MMA fighter Conor McGregor's emergence as arguably the most compelling sporting figure of the past decade. An explosive 13 second demolition of reigning UFC champion Jose Aldo at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on December 12th, 2015, marked the completion of McG..
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  • 100 Days in the Life of Rutherford Hayes, Paperback
    The greatest tragedy in all of American historical biography is that President Rutherford Hayes has been thrown in the trash. Ignored -- or worse -- dismissed as an average president. Hayes has, since he left office in 1881, become one of the least regarded presidents in United States history. It is..
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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
    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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  • 18 and Life on Skid Row, Hardcover
    Full-Color Poster included inside the cover 18 And Life on Skid Row tells the story of a boy who spent his childhood moving from Freeport, Bahamas to California and finally to Canada and who at the age of eight discovered the gift that would change his life. Throughout his career, Sebastian Bach ha..
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  • 187 Reasons Mexicanos Can't Cross the Border: Undocuments 1971-2007, Paperback
    A hybrid collection of texts written and performed on the road, from Mexico City to San Francisco, from Central America to central California, illustrated throughout with photos and artwork. Rants, manifestos, newspaper cutups, street theater, anti-lectures, love poems, and riffs tell the story of w..
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  • 1924: The Year That Made Hitler, Paperback
    The dark story of Adolf Hitler's life in 1924--the year that made a monster Before Adolf Hitler's rise to power in Germany, there was 1924. This was the year of Hitler's final transformation into the self-proclaimed savior and infallible leader who would interpret and distort Germany's historical tr..
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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: 69.23AUTOR(i): Anais NinEDITURA: Harvest BooksCOPERTA: BrosataDAT..
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  • 1944 Diary, Hardcover
    1944 Diary] is a deeply personal account, made even more remarkable that it was written during World War II and the horrors of the Holocaust . . . A moving and fascinating read." --Library JournalIn 2010, FSG published two novels by the German- Jewish writer Hans Keilson: Comedy in a Minor Key--wr..
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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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  • 27 Views of Greensboro: The Gate City in Prose & Poetry, Paperback
    27 Views of Greensboro: The Gate City in Prose & Poetry is the latest in Eno's popular series of local anthologies. The book showcases the literary life of one of North Carolina's most populous city by featuring the works of more than two dozen hometown writers. The result is a mosaic of perspective..
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  • 27: A History of the 27 Club Through the Lives of Brian Jones, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain, and, Paperback
    When singer Amy Winehouse was found dead at her London home in 2011, the press inducted her into what Kurt Cobain's mother named the 27 Club. "Now he's gone and joined that stupid club," she said in 1994, after being told that her son, the front man of Nirvana, had committed suicide. "I told him not..
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 50 Shades of Cabernet: A Mysterious Anthology, Hardcover
    In vino mysterium is the theme for this anthology of short stories, each blending a baffling mystery and a glass (or more) of cabernet. When eighteen mystery writers combine their talents, the result is the perfect "flight" of stories that range from light-bodied puzzles to sparkling cozies to darke..
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  • 7 Men: And the Secret of Their Greatness, Hardcover
    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 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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  • 75 Short Masterpieces, Paperback
    Horror, comedy, surprise, drama, human interest, pure entertainment, this book embraces every kind of short story ever written. NUME CARTE: 75 Short Masterpieces, PaperbackISBN: 0553251414PRET EDITURA: 32.64AUTOR(i): Roger GoodmanEDITURA: BantamCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Ianuarie 1985DATA PUBLI..
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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 $500 House in Detroit: Rebuilding an Abandoned Home and an American City, Hardcover
    A young college grad buys a house in Detroit for $500 and attempts to restore it--and his new neighborhood--to its original glory in this "deeply felt, sharply observed personal quest to create meaning and community out of the fallen...A standout" (Kirkus Reviews, starred review). Drew Philp, an ide..
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  • A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka: A Memoir, Paperback
    " A] hilarious and heartbreaking story of a Jewish family's escape from oppression."--The New York Times A compelling story of two intertwined journeys: a Jewish refugee family fleeing persecution and a young man seeking to reclaim a shattered past. In the twilight of the Cold War (the late 1980s), ..
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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 Beautiful, Terrible Thing: A Memoir of Marriage and Betrayal, Hardcover
    "Like Big Little Lies, A Beautiful Terrible Thing is a startling reminder that fairy tales aren't real. A master class in suspenseful storytelling, Jen Waite recounts the lies, betrayals, and infidelity she endured with unrestrained honesty and deft candor. I couldn't turn away."--Jillian Lauren, Ne..
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  • A Body, Undone: Living on After Great Pain, Hardcover
    In the early evening on October 1, 2003, Christina Crosby was three miles into a seventeen mile bicycle ride, intent on reaching her goal of 1,000 miles for the riding season. She was a respected senior professor of English who had celebrated her fiftieth birthday a month before. As she crested a hi..
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  • A Brief Stop on the Road from Auschwitz, Paperback
    This shattering memoir by a journalist about his father's attempt to survive the aftermath of Auschwitz in a small industrial town in Sweden won the prestigious August PrizeOn August 2, 1947 a young man gets off a train in a small Swedish town to begin his life anew. Having endured the ghetto of Lod..
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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 Buddhist Grief Observed, Paperback
    Amid the world-shattering pain of loss, what helps? "After the death of his beloved partner from cancer, Newland finds himself asking how effective his long years of Buddhist practice have been in helping him come to terms with overwhelming grief. This finely written book offers a lucid meditation o..
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  • A Bunny Tells All: Fun and Fame with Hef and the Gang, Paperback
    What's Life Inside the Legendary Playboy Mansion Really Like? No one knows better than Playboy Centerfold Stephanie Heinrich. The quintessential naIve, small-town girl, Stephanie responded to an ad seeking models for one of Playboy's notorious "College Girls" issues. She soon found herself a favore..
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  • A Carlin Home Companion: Growing Up with George, Paperback
    Truly the voice of a generation, George Carlin gave the world some of the most hysterical and iconic comedy routines of the last fifty years. From the "Seven Dirty Words" to "A Place for My Stuff," to "Religion is Bullshit," he perfected the art of making audiences double over with laughter while si..
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  • A Chance in the World: An Orphan Boy, a Mysterious Past, and How He Found a Place Called Home, Hardcover
    "Pemberton's beautifully told story is a rags to riches journey--beginning in a place and with a jarring set of experiences that could have destroyed his life. But Steve's refusal to give in to those forces, and his resolve to create a better life, shows a courage and resilience that is an example f..
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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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