by Viesturs, Ed B VIESTURS VIESTUR

The Mountain : My Time On Everest

The only American to have climbed all fourteen of the world's eight-thousand-meter peaks sets his sights on Mount Everest, in a work that combines his own climbs as well as narratives of famous climbs throughout the last century.…

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by Gormley, Beatrice JB FRANCIS GORMLEY

Pope Francis : The People's Pope

A real-life story of Pope Francis, the 'People's Pope' and 266th leader of the Roman Catholic Church.…

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by Lawrence, Sandra J305.4092 LAWRENC

Anthology Of Amazing Women : Trailblazers Who Dared To Be Different

From Aud the Deep-Minded to Malala Yousafzai, this beautifully illustrated collection introduces 50 diverse women who have pushed the boundaries of human excellence and endeavor to a new generation.…

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by Pinkney, Andrea Davis J811.6 PINKNEY

Martin Rising : Requiem For A King

In a rich embroidery of visions, musical cadence, and deep emotion, Andrea and Brian Pinkney convey the final months of Martin Luther King's life -- and of his assassination -- through metaphor, spirituality, and multilayers of meaning.…

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by Sierra, Judy EB SEUSS SIERRA

Imagine That! : How Dr. Seuss Wrote The Cat In The Hat

Presents an account of the early career of Ted Geisel, otherwise known as Dr. Seuss, describing how he adhered to strict literary guidelines while writing "The Cat in the Hat."…

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by McGaha, Jennifer B MCGAHA MCGAHA

Flat Broke With Two Goats : A Memoir

A charming memoir of one woman's unexpected journey from country chic to backwoods barnyard.…

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by Cooper, Helene B-COOPER COOPER

The House At Sugar Beach : In Search Of A Lost African Childhood

The author traces her childhood in war-torn Liberia and her reunion with a foster sister who had been left behind when her family fled the region.…

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by Demi JB-CURIE DEMI

Marie Curie

The story of Marie Curie, the revolutionary scientist and Nobel Prize winner.…

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by Alou, Felipe B ALOU ALOU
by Hernandez, Keith B HERNANDEZ HERNAND
by Graham, Franklin B GRAHAM GRAHAM
by Junor, Penny B-HENRY JUNOR

Prince Harry : Brother, Soldier, Son

Offers an insider's look at the life of the man who is fourth in line to Britain's throne.…

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by BartÔok, Mira 362.2085 BARTOK
by Lehrman, Lewis E 973.7092 LEHRMAN
by Mazzeo, Tilar J. JB SENDLEROW MAZZEO
by Woodson, Jacqueline JB-WOODSON WOODSON

Brown Girl Dreaming

Raised in South Carolina and New York, Jacqueline Woodson always felt half way home. In vivid poems, she shares what it was like to grow up as an African American in the 1960s and 1970s.…

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by Yousafzai, Malala JB-YOUSAFZAI YOUSAFZ

I Am Malala : How One Girl Stood Up For Education And Changed The World

Describes the life of the young Pakistani student who advocated for women's rights and education in the Taliban-controlled Swat Balley, survived an assassination attempt, and became the youngest nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize.…

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by King, Bernard B KING KING

Game Face : A Lifetime Of Hard-earned Lessons On And Off The Basketball Court

An NBA Hall of Famer presents an account of his personal and professional accomplishments, discussing his matchups with basketball legends, his major knee reconstruction, and how he broke a personal cycle of negativity and self-destructiveness.…

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by Guidry, Ron B GUIDRY GUIDRY
by Baylor, Elgin B BAYLOR BAYLOR
by Goldstein, Meredith B GOLDSTEIN GOLDSTE

Can't Help Myself : Lessons And Confessions From A Modern Advice Columnist

Advice columnist from the Boston Globe, Meredith Goldstein, shares a memoir via stories and letters revealing her own search for answers to relationship issues and the like.…

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by Mohammadi, Kamin 641.013 MOHAMMA

Bella Figura : How To Live, Love, And Eat The Italian Way

"One woman's story of finding beauty, and herself--and a practical guide to living a better life, the Italian way"--…

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by Philipps, Roland B MACLEAN PHILIPP

A Spy Named Orphan : The Enigma Of Donald Maclean

Draws on previously classified files and unseen family papers to document the story of one of the most treacherous spies of the Cold War era and a key member of the infamous "Cambridge Five" spy ring.…

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by Siskind, Amy B. 973.933 SISKIND

The List : A Week-by-week Reckoning Of Trump's First Year

"The shocking first-draft history of the Trump regime, and its clear authoritarian impulses, based on the viral Internet phenom "The Weekly List."--Publisher's description.…

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by Wetherall, Tyler B WETHERALL WETHERA
by Benedict, Jeff B WOODS BENEDIC
by Frankel, Nicholas 828.809 FRANKEL
by Brimner, Larry Dane J323.092 BRIMNER
by Burcaw, Shane EB BURCAW BURCAW

Not So Different : What You Really Want To Ask About Having A Disability

A picture book answering the questions young children ask Shane Burcaw about his wheelchair and life with Spinal Muscular Atrophy with equal parts optimism, humor, and empathy.…

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by Erskine, Kathryn EB MAKEBA ERSKINE

Mama Africa! : How Miriam Makeba Spread Hope With Her Song

A harrowing picture biography of civil-rights activist and Grammy Award-winning South African singer Miriam Makeba.…

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by Martin, Jacqueline Briggs EB CHOI MARTIN

Chef Roy Choi And The Street Food Remix

Describes the popular street cook's life, including working in his family's restaurant as a child, figuring out what he wanted to do with his life, and his success with his food truck and restaurant.…

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by Brody, David B TRUMP BRODY

The Faith Of Donald J. Trump : A Spiritual Biography

Drawing on extensive interviews and unparalleled access to the White House, looks at President Trump's connection to the Christian faith, the evangelical right, the prosperity gospel, and today's pressing moral and ethical issues.…

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by Schechter, Harold B GUNNESS SCHECHT

Hell's Princess : The Mystery Of Belle Gunness, Butcher Of Men

"The shocking true story of one of the twentieth century's most prolific female serial killers." -- book jacket.…

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by Morton, Andrew B MARKLE MORTON

Meghan : A Hollywood Princess

A biography of the American actress discusses her early life, acting career, humanitarian work, and her relationship with Prince Harry.…

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by Buruma, Ian B BURUMA BURUMA

A Tokyo Romance : A Memoir

"[This book is] a classic memoir of self-invention in a strange land: Ian Buruma's unflinching account of his amazing journey into the heart of Tokyo's underground culture as a young man in the 1970's"--Amazon.com.…

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by Cunnane, Pat B CUNNANE CUNNANE

West Winging It : An Un-presidential Memoir

"The West Wing meets The Office in this fresh and funny exclusive look into President Barack Obama's years in the White House, directly from his Senior Writer and former Director of Messaging"--…

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by Cobby Eckermann, Ali B COBBY COBBY

Too Afraid To Cry : Memoir Of A Stolen Childhood

Describes the author's journey as an Australian Aboriginal woman and member of Australia's "Stolen Generation," detailing how she was forcibly removed from her biological family, adopted, and grew up coping with abuse, racism, and emotional trauma.…

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by Fox, Vivica A. B FOX FOX

Every Day I'm Hustling

The popular actress offers inspirational life lessons urging businesswomen to take charge of their own luck, sharing stories from her early family life and career, including behind-the-scenes anecdotes from her film work.…

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by Rivera, Geraldo B RIVERA RIVERA
by NÔeret, Gilles. 759.5 MICHELA
by Maurer, Tracy EB WEBSTER MAURER

Noah Webster's Fighting Words

Describes the life and times of the man made famous for writing the first dictionary of the English language.…

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by Millard, Bart B MILLARD MILLARD
by Morgan, Michelle B MONROE MORGAN

The Girl : Marilyn Monroe, The Seven Year Itch, And The Birth Of An Unlikely Feminist

A look at how landing her role in "The Seven Year Itch," empowered Marilyn Monroe to embark on an adventure of self discovery, that transformed her from controlled wife to rebellious businesswoman and feminist.…

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by Pring, John 781.6609 BEATLES

Visualizing The Beatles : A Complete Graphic History Of The World's Favorite Band

A visual history of The Beatles illustrates the evolution of their style and sound through infographics that examine the songs on every album, cover designs, chart positions, instruments used, and a wealth of other details.…

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by Hampl, Patricia B HAMPL HAMPL

The Art Of The Wasted Day

In an effort to discover the value of daydreaming and leisure, the author sets out on a journey that will take her to the homes of people who famously wasted time daydreaming, but were better for it, including Gregor Mendel.…

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by Larcombe, Duncan B HENRY LARCOMB
by Thompson, Laura B CHRISTIE THOMPSO
by Zuckerman, Gregory J796.0922 ZUCKERM
by Mara, Wil J323.0973 MARA
by Itzkoff, Dave B WILLIAMS ITZKOFF
by Shears, Jake B SHEARS SHEARS
by Chee, Alexander B CHEE CHEE

How To Write An Autobiographical Novel : Essays

"From the author of The Queen of the Night, an essay collection exploring how we form our identities in life, in politics, and in art"--…

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by Maniscalco, Sebastian B MANISCALC MANISCA
by Mailhot, Terese Marie B MAILHOT MAILHOT
by Tate, Don EB-HORTON TATE

Poet : The Remarkable Story Of George Moses Horton

Relates the story of North Carolina slave George Moses Horton, who taught himself to read, learned to write, and became a well-known, published poet in spite of his slave status.…

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by Irving, Apricot Anderson B IRVING IRVING
by Theroux, Paul 814.54 THEROUX

Figures In A Landscape : People And Places : Essays: 2001-2016

"A delectable collection of Theroux's recent writing on great places, people, and prose"--…

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by Nicholl, Katie B HENRY NICHOLL
by Weiss, Piper B WEISS WEISS

You All Grow Up And Leave Me : A Memoir Of Teenage Obsession

"Set against Manhattan's elite prep school scene, a highly unsettling blend of true crime and memoir that offers an intimate and thought-provoking portrait of privileged girlhood"--…

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by Barnet, Andrea 920.72 BARNET

Visionary Women : How Rachel Carson, Jane Jacobs, Jane Goodall, And Alice Waters Changed Our World

Discusses four influential women linked by their choice to break with convention, exploring how their work in their respective fields helped to ignite the progressive movement and offered a more positive way to think about the world.…

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by Pierpont, Julia 920.72 PIERPON
by Scovell, Nell B SCOVELL SCOVELL

Just The Funny Parts : ...and A Few Hard Truths About Sneaking Into The Hollywood Boys' Club

The veteran television writer, producer, and director shares insights into Hollywood's sexual politics throughout the past thirty years through anecdotes involving some of the industry's biggest names.…

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by Medicine Crow, Joseph JB MEDICINE MEDICIN

Counting Coup : Becoming A Crow Chief On The Reservation And Beyond

Meet Joseph Medicine Crow, a man raised in two worlds: according to the Crow Indian traditions and according to White man's rules.…

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