by Beard, Jo Ann B BEARD BEARD

The Boys Of My Youth : Autobiographical Essays

A series of stories takes readers through one woman's life--from childhood to marriage and beyond--capturing the essence of growing up female and struggling to remain true to oneself.…

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by Bouton, Jim B BOUTON BOUTON
by Abraham, Jeff 791.0922 ABRAHAM

The Show Won't Go On : The Most Shocking, Bizarre, And Historic Deaths Of Performers Onstage

"The first comprehensive look at a bizarre show business phenomenon: the actors, singers, musicians, magicians, comedians, and others who died while performing onstage"--…

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by Hahn-Beer, Edith B HAHN HAHN

The Nazi Officer's Wife : How One Jewish Woman Survived The Holocaust

Edith Hahn tells how she survived the Holocaust, first by going underground, using a Christian friend's identity papers, and eventually marrying Werner Vetter, a Nazi Party member who knew she was Jewish.…

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by Rule, Ann 364.1523 RULE
by Mills, Deborah EB ALVA MILLS

La Frontera : El Viaje Con PapÔa = My Journey With Papa

Join a young boy and his father on a daring journey from Mexico to Texas to find a new life. They'll need all the resilience and courage they can muster to safely cross the border - la frontera - and to make a home for themselves in a new land.…

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by Vallance, Sarah B VALLANCE VALLANC
by Thompson, Gare JB KELLER THOMPSO

Who Was Helen Keller?

A biography of the woman who, with the assistance of her devoted teacher Annie Sullivan, achieved success and fame despite being blind and deaf.…

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by McConnon, Aili B BARTALI MCCONNO

Road To Valor : A True Story Of WWII Italy, The Nazis, And The Cyclist Who Inspired A Nation

Road to Valor is the inspiring, against-the-odds story of Gino Bartali, the cyclist who made the greatest comeback in Tour de France history and secretly aided the Italian resistance during World War II.…

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by Freitas, Donna B FREITAS FREITAS
by Valentine, Sarah B VALENTINE VALENTI
by Wilson, A. N. B ALBERT WILSON

Prince Albert : The Man Who Saved The Monarchy

In this companion biography to the acclaimed "Victoria", A.N. Wilson offers a deeply textured and ambitious portrait of Prince Albert, published to coincide with the 200th anniversary of the royal consort's birth.…

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by Abbott, Karen 345.771 ABBOTT

The Ghosts Of Eden Park : The Bootleg King, The Women Who Pursued Him, And The Murder That Shocked Jazz- Age America

"A narrative history of George Remus, who the press called "king of the bootleggers," and a Jazz-Age murder trial"--…

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by Griffin, Shaquem 796.332 GRIFFIN

Inseparable : How Family And Sacrifice Forged A Path To The NFL

The twin brothers and NFL players share their inspiring story, and attribute their success to faith and family support.…

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by Oseland, James B OSELAND OSELAND
by Popoff, Alexandra B GROSSMAN POPOFF
by Collins, Michael B COLLINS COLLINS
by Gilot, Fran­coise B GILOT GILOT
by Rushin, Steve B RUSHIN RUSHIN
by Straight, Susan B STRAIGHT STRAIGH
by Kennedy, John F. 973.099 KENNEDY

Profiles In Courage

Describes the courage and conviction demonstrated by eight great patriots at pivotal moments in American history.…

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by West, J. B. 973.0992 WEST

Upstairs At The White House : My Life With The First Ladies

Chief usher of the White House for three decades, J.B. West shares anecdotes and little-known historical accounts of his time with the First Ladies.…

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by Strathern, Paul B BORGIA STRATHE

The Borgias : Power And Fortune

"The glorious and infamous history of the Borgia family--a world of saints, corrupt popes, and depraved princes and poisoners--set against the golden age of the Italian Renaissance."--Amazon.com…

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by Girma, Haben B GIRMA GIRMA

Haben : The Deafblind Woman Who Conquered Harvard Law

Documents the story of the first deaf and blind graduate of Harvard Law School, tracing her refugee parents' harrowing experiences in the Eritrea-Ethiopian war and her development of innovations that enabled her remarkable achievements.…

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by Matzen, Robert B-HEPBURN MATZEN
by Dostie, Ryan Leigh B DOSTIE DOSTIE

Formation : A Woman's Memoir Of Stepping Out Of Line

The author describes her time as a soldier in the United States Army where she was raped by a fellow soldier and had to cope with PTSD, isolation, and commanders who did not believe her story.…

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by Kugler, Rob B KUGLER KUGLER

A Dog Named Beautiful : A Marine, A Dog, And A Long Road Trip Home

"Rob Kugler's A Dog Named Beautiful is an uplifting and unforgettable story of a US Marine, his extraordinary dog, and the road trip of a lifetime."--Provided by publisher.…

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by Morgan, Leslie B MORGAN MORGAN
by Pine, Emilie B PINE PINE
by Gigliotti, Jim JB HAWKING GIGLIOT
by Labrecque, Ellen JB GUEVARA LABRECQ
by Berne, Jennifer EB TYSON BERNE

Look Up With Me : Neil DeGrasse Tyson : A Life Among The Stars

"A biography of famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and awe-inspiring facts about our universe"--…

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by Johnson, Katherine G. JB JOHNSON JOHNSON

Reaching For The Moon : The Autobiography Of NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson.

"The inspiring autobiography of NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson, who helped launch Apollo 11."--…

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by Kelly, Scott EB KELLY KELLY
by Kirkfield, Vivian EB GOODE KIRKFIE
by Slade, Suzanne EB JOHNSON SLADE
by Gruenewald, Mary Matsuda JB GRUENEWAL GRUENEW

Looking Like The Enemy : My Story Of Imprisonment In Japanese-American Internment Camps

Mary Matsuda was only 16 years old when her family was ordered to leave their home on Vashon Island. They were sent to California's Tule Lake Internment Camp. Mary Matsuda Gruenewald shares her family's amazing story of survival and determination.…

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by France, Tan B FRANCE FRANCE
by Iguodala, Andre B IGUODALA IGUODAL

The Sixth Man : A Memoir

"A standout sports memoir from NBA powerhouse, a swingman and NBA All-Star of the Golden State Warriors"--…

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by Wetzel, Dan JB CURRY WETZEL
by Wetzel, Dan JB MORGAN WETZEL
by Guinn, Jeff 917.3049 GUINN

The Vagabonds : The Story Of Henry Ford And Thomas Edison's Ten-year Road Trip

"A brilliant portrait of two American giants, Thomas Edison and Henry Ford, and America entering the automobile age, told through the fascinating but little-known narrative of the summer road trips taken by Edison and Ford"--…

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by Stern, Howard B STERN STERN
by Waters, John B WATERS WATERS

Mr. Know-it-all : The Tarnished Wisdom Of A Filth Elder

"The newest essay collection from the New York Times-bestselling John Waters, reflecting on how to overcome newfound responsibility and rebel in the autumn of your years"--…

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by Gold, Russell B SKELLY GOLD

Superpower : One Man's Quest To Transform American Energy

Chronicles the efforts of renewable energy pioneer Michael Skelly to build America's second-largest wind power company, revealing how his career has reflected groundbreaking changes in national energy.…

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