- All things possible : setbacks and success in politics and life / Andrew M. Cuomo.
The governor of New York discusses both his personal life and his career in politics.
- What it takes : fighting for my life and my love of the game / Mark Herzlich with Alex Tresniowski ; foreword by Tom Coughlin.
" In 2011, Mark Herzlich became a starting linebacker for a New York Giants team that would win the Super Bowl-just two years after he had been t [...]
- Leonardo's brain : understanding da Vinci's creative genius / Leonard Shlain.
"Explores the life, art, and mind of Leonardo da Vinci, seeking to explain his singularity by looking at his achievements in art, science, psycho [...]
- Judy Garland on Judy Garland : interviews and encounters / edited by Randy L. Schmidt.
Compiles old interviews with the movie star where she discusses her life and career.
- John Marshall : the chief justice who saved the nation / Harlow Giles Unger.
"A soul-stirring biography of John Marshall, the young Republic's great chief justice who led the Supreme Court to power and brought law and [...]
- Boy on ice : the life and death of Derek Boogaard / John Branch.
Traces the career of the star player for the New York Rangers, from his childhood in Saskatchewan to his professional career, and reveals how a series [...]
- The innovators : how a group of hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution / Walter Isaacson.
"Following his blockbuster biography of Steve Jobs, The Innovators is Walter Isaacson's revealing story of the people who created the comput [...]
- BOMB : the author interviews / edited by Betsy Sussler.
"Drawing on 30 years of BOMB Magazine, this anthology of interviews brings together some of the greatest figures of world literature for a brilli [...]
- Growing up Duggar : it's all about relationships / Jana, Jill, Jessa, and Jinger Duggar.
"In a rare look inside America's favorite mega-sized family, the four eldest girls talk about their faith, their dreams for the future, and [...]
- I only read it for the cartoons : The New Yorker's most brilliantly twisted artists / Richard Gehr.
- Augustus : first emperor of Rome / Adrian Goldsworthy.
Tells the story of the heir to the murdered Julius Caesar who, as Rome's first emperor, brought peace and stability to the empire and presided ov [...]
- Without you, there is no us : my time with the sons of North Korea's elite / Suki Kim.
- Such good girls : the journey of the Holocaust's hidden child survivors / R. D. Rosen.
"The real-life puzzle of what happened to the generation of Jewish children who survived the Holocaust in hiding, Edgar Award-winning mystery nov [...]
- Killing lions : a guide through the trials young men face / John Eldredge & Sam Eldredge.
Derived from a collection of phone calls between a best-selling author and his son, describes the life journey young men face and provides advice for [...]
- Losing Tim : how our health and education systems failed my son with schizophrenia / Paul Gionfriddo.
- Sissinghurst : Vita Sackville-West and the Creation of a Garden / Vita Sackville-West and Sarah Raven.
"From 1946 to 1957, Vita Sackville-West, the British poet, bestselling author of All Passion Spent and maker of Sissinghurst, wrote a weekly colu [...]
- Saving Simon : how a rescue donkey taught me the meaning of compassion / Jon Katz.
Describes how the author rescued and fell in love with a neglected donkey who proved a loyal listener and companion, prompting the author to confront [...]
- Beatles : here, there, and everywhere / Nancy J. Hajeski.
- Daring : my passages / Gail Sheehy.
Relating the story of her unconventional life, the author of the self-help classic "Passages" recounts her challenges and victories as a gro [...]
- Carry on, warrior : thoughts on life unarmed / Glennon Doyle Melton.
A New York Times essayist shares her journey from a self-destructive college student to a devoted family woman and teacher while illuminating the impo [...]
- The news sorority : Diane Sawyer, Katie Couric, Christiane Amanpour and the (ongoing, imperfect, complicated) triumph of women in TV news / Sheila Weller.
A provocative critique of three influential women in television broadcast news draws on exclusive interviews with colleagues and confidantes to reveal [...]
- You might remember me : the life and times of Phil Hartman / Mike Thomas.
Drawing on interviews, letters, recordings, and police records, an investigative journalist chronicles the life of "Saturday Night Live" sta [...]
- While the gods were sleeping : a journey through love and rebellion in Nepal / Elizabeth Enslin.
"Love and marriage brought American anthropologist Elizabeth Enslin to a world she never planned to make her own: a life among Brahman in-laws in [...]
- My family and other hazards : a memoir / June Melby.
"When June Melby was ten years old, her parents decided on a whim to buy the miniature golf course in the small Wisconsin town where they vacatio [...]
- Michael Jackson, Inc : the rise, fall and rebirth of a billion-dollar empire / Zack O'Malley Greenburg.
Chronicles the rise and fall of Michael Jackson's billion-dollar business, revealing how his pioneering merchandising practices and savvy investm [...]
- Glow : the autobiography of Rick James / Rick James with David Ritz.
"Best known for his song "Super Freak," hitmaker, singer, innovator, producer, award-winning pioneer in the fusion of funk groove and r [...]
- Blood aces : the wild ride of Benny Binion, the Texas gangster who created Vegas poker / Doug J. Swanson.
"The astonishing story of Benny Binion-a rip-roaring saga of murder, money, and the making of Las Vegas Benny Binion was many things: a cowboy, a [...]
- Sons of Wichita : how the Koch brothers became America's most powerful and private dynasty / Daniel Schulman.
Follows the lives of the wealthy and powerful family that built one of the largest private corporations in the world despite an epic, decades-long feu [...]
- By the book : writers on literature and the literary life from the New York Times Book Review / edited and with an introduction by Pamela Paul ; foreword by Scott Turow ; illustrations by Jillian Tamaki.
"Sixty-five of the world's leading writers open up about the books and authors that have meant the most to them. Every Sunday, readers of Th [...]
- Salt, sweat, tears : the men who rowed the oceans / Adam Rackley.
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