Biographies

Rebel: My Life Outside the Lines Nick Nolte

REBEL: MY LIFE OUTSIDE THE LINES is the untold story of one of Hollywood's all-time "Bad Boys" and is filled with many never-before-published personal photos. Nothing is left out of this true wide-open memoir, including awards and Nick Nolte's honest description of the downward spiral of his career and his love life....

The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made Patricia O'Toole

THE MORALIST: WOODROW WILSON AND THE WORLD HE MADE is a fascinating examination of Woodrow Wilson's triumphs and failures as a progressive during his time as president, including his eventual guiding of the country through WWI, his push for the founding of the League of Nations, as well as his indifference to the issue of civil...

Change of Seasons: A Memoir John Oates

CHANGE OF SEASONS is the untold story of the life of one half of the most successful pop duo in the world. Relying on handwritten journals, John Oates allows the reader to share the highs and the lows, the triumphs and the failures of his career and his personal life.

 

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This is the Story of a Happy Marriage Ann Patchett

THIS IS THE STORY OF A HAPPY MARRIAGE is a blend of essays and memoir by one of the most revered writers of our time. The reader is treated to thoughts of love, life, philosophy and compassion.

 

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Dinner with Dimaggio: Memories of an American Hero Rock Positano

DINNER WITH DIMAGGIO: MEMORIES OF AN AMERICAN HERO is an intimate, personal, up-close look at one of the most private American superstars. These are never-before-revealed stories that Rock Positano is now sharing. He became Joltin' Joe's closest friend and protector in the last decade of his life.

 

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Larger Than Life: Memories of Carl Martin Hames Carolyn Sloss Ratliff

LARGER THAN LIFE: MEMORIES OF CARL MARTIN HAMES explains, examines and cherishes the life and achievements of one of the most successful private school headmasters in the country. Many of his former students who have published books have added their praise and experiences to the mix.

 

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Life is Gift: Remembrances of John Rowan Claypool, IV Larger Than Life: Memories of Martin Hames Carolyn Sloss Ratliff

LIFE IS GIFT: REMBRANCES OF JOHN ROWAN CLAYPOOL, IV is a collection of tributes to the much loved minister, preacher, theologian, teacher, and author of eleven books.

 

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On My Own Diane Rehm

ON MY OWN explains the motivation that her dying husband's struggle provided Diane Rehm to become the poster person for the "right to die" movement.

 

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The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill Defender of the Realm, 1940 - 1965 Paul Reid

THE LAST LION: WINSTON SPENCER CHURCHILL DEFENDER OF THE REALM, 1940 - 1965 chronicles Churchill's life from right after he became prime minister through the war and his last days. Paul Reid joined William Manchester to create this classic, and continued alone after Manchester's death. It is a stand-alone read.

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Late Migrations: A Natural History of Love and Loss Margaret Renkl

LATE MIGRATIONS is a series of deep and thoughtful essays about Margaret Renkl's childhood growing...