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Can You Ever Forgive Me?: Memoirs of a Literary Forger
Israel, Lee

$20.00 $4.39

Now a major motion picture starring Melissa McCarthy - Lee Israel’s hilarious and shocking memoir of the astonishing caper she carried on for almost two years when she forged and sold more than three hundred letters by such literary notables as Dorothy Parker, Edna Ferber, Noel Coward, and many o...


Truth Worth Telling: A Reporter's Search for Meaning in the Stories of Our Times
Pelley, Scott

$33.50 $10.89

An inspiring memoir from the frontlines of history by the award-winning 60 Minutes correspondent.Don’t ask the meaning of life. Life is asking, what’s the meaning of you?With this provocative question, Truth Worth Telling introduces us to unforgettable people who discovered the meaning of their l...


A Drinking Life
Hamill, Pete

$16.00 $7.29

As a child during the Depression and World War II, Pete Hamill learned early that drinking was an essential part of being a man, inseparable from the rituals of celebration, mourning, friendship, romance, and religion. Only later did he discover its ability to destroy any writer's most valuable ...


The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss
Cooper, Anderson

$37.02 $8.69

#1 New York Times Bestseller A touching and intimate correspondence between Anderson Cooper and his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, offering timeless wisdom and a revealing glimpse into their lives Though Anderson Cooper has always considered himself close to his mother, his intensely busy career as a...


God's Middle Finger: Into the Lawless Heart of the Sierra Madre
Grant, Richard

$21.20 $3.69

Twenty miles south of the Arizona-Mexico border, the rugged, beautiful Sierra Madre mountains begin their dramatic ascent. Almost 900 miles long, the range climbs to nearly 11,000 feet and boasts several canyons deeper than the Grand Canyon. The rules of law and society have never taken hold in t...


The House at Sugar Beach
Cooper, Helene

$19.99 $4.39

Journalist Helene Cooper examines the violent past of her home country Liberia and the effects of its 1980 military coup in this deeply personal memoir and finalist for the 2008 National Book Critics Circle Award.


Oriana Fallaci: The Journalist, the Agitator, the Legend
De Stefano, Cristina

$34.38 $9.39

A landmark biography of the most famous Italian journalist of the twentieth century, an inspiring and often controversial woman who defied the codes of reportage and established the "La Fallaci" style of interview.Oriana Fallaci is known for her uncompromising vision. To retrace Fallaci's life me...


Notes on a Foreign Country: An American Abroad in a Post-American World
Hansen, Suzy

$19.50 $5.79

In the wake of the September 11 attacks and the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq, Suzy Hansen, who grew up in an insular conservative town in New Jersey, was enjoying early success as a journalist for a high-profile New York newspaper. Increasingly, though, the disconnect between the chaos of world even...


Hemingway in Love: The Untold Story
Hotchner, A. E.

$22.99 $6.59

In June of 1961, A. E. Hotchner visited a close friend in the psychiatric ward of St. Mary’s Hospital. It would be the last time they spoke—three weeks later, Ernest Hemingway returned home, where he took his own life. Their final conversation was also the final installment in a saga that Heming...


Reporter
Hersh, Seymour M.

$37.03 $10.89

Seymour Hersh's fearless reporting has earned him fame, front-page bylines in virtually every major newspaper in the free world, honors galore, and no small amount of controversy. Now in this memoir he describes what drove him and how he worked as an independent outsider, even at the nation's mos...


Lara: The Untold Love Story and the Inspiration for Doctor Zhivago
Pasternak, Anna

$21.00 $7.29

The heartbreaking story of the love affair between Boris Pasternak, the author of Doctor Zhivago, and Olga Ivinskaya—the true tragedy behind the timeless classic, and a harrowing look at how the Russian government has treated dissidents.When Stalin came into power in 1924, the Communist governmen...


True Story: Murder, Memoir, Mea Culpa
Finkel, Michael

$21.18 $6.59

When New York Times reporter Michael Finkel meets accused killer Christian Longo - who has taken on Finkel's identity - his investigation morphs into an unforgettable game of cat and mouse. True Story weaves a spellbinding tale of murder, love, deceit, and redemption, following Finkel's relentles...


Gonzo: The Life of Hunter S. Thompson
Seymor, Corey

$18.00 $10.09

This startling portrait of Hunter S. Thompson - the genius who spent a lifetime channeling his energy and insight into such landmark works as Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and revolutionized the art of journalism - draws on the recollections of those who knew him best. In their own words, an as...


Choose Your Own Disaster
Schwartz, Dana

$20.99 $1.89

Join Dana Schwartz on a journey revisiting all of the awful choices she made in her early twenties through the internet's favorite method of self-knowledge: the quiz. Part-memoir, part-VERY long personality test, CHOOSE YOUR OWN DISASTER is a manifesto about the millennial experience and modern f...


Choose Your Own Disaster
Schwartz, Dana

$20.99 $2.29

Join Dana Schwartz on a journey revisiting all of the awful choices she made in her early twenties through the internet's favorite method of self-knowledge: the quiz. Part-memoir, part-VERY long personality test, CHOOSE YOUR OWN DISASTER is a manifesto about the millennial experience and modern f...


Truth in Our Times: Inside the Fight for Press Freedom in the Age of Alternative Facts
McCraw, David E.

$37.99 $5.19

David E. McCraw recounts his experiences as the top newsroom lawyer for the New York Times during the most turbulent era for journalism in generations.In October 2016, when Donald Trump's lawyer demanded that The New York Times retract an article focused on two women that accused Trump of touchin...


Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat to the Craziest Campaign in American History
Tur, Katy

$21.00 $6.59

Called "disgraceful," "third-rate," and "not nice" by Donald Trump, NBC News correspondent Katy Tur reported on - and took flak from - the most captivating and volatile presidential candidate in American history.Katy Tur lived out of a suitcase for a year and a half, following Trump around the co...


Lucky
Sebold, Alice

$22.00 $6.59

In a memoir hailed for its searing candor and wit, Alice Sebold reveals how her life was utterly transformed when, as an eighteen-year-old college freshman, she was brutally raped and beaten in a park near campus. What propels this chronicle of her recovery is Sebold's indomitable spirit - as sh...


Max Perkins: Editor of Genius
Berg, A. Scott

$23.81 $5.79

The talents he nurtured were known worldwide: F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Thomas Wolfe, and numerous others. But Maxwell Perkins remained a mystery, a backstage presence who served these authors not only as editor but also as critic, career manager, moneylender, psychoanalyst, father-c...


In Extremis: The Life and Death of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin
Hilsum, Lindsey

$37.10 $10.89

When Marie Colvin was killed in an artillery attack in Homs, Syria, in 2012, at age fifty-six, the world lost a fearless and iconoclastic war correspondent who covered the most significant global calamities of her lifetime. In Extremis, written by her fellow reporter Lindsey Hilsum, is a thrillin...


In Extremis: The Life and Death of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin
Hilsum, Lindsey

$37.10 $7.99

When Marie Colvin was killed in an artillery attack in Homs, Syria, in 2012, at age fifty-six, the world lost a fearless and iconoclastic war correspondent who covered the most significant global calamities of her lifetime. In Extremis, written by her fellow reporter Lindsey Hilsum, is a thrillin...


The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son on Life, Love, and Loss
Cooper, Anderson

$19.99 $6.59

A touching and intimate correspondence between Anderson Cooper and his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, offering timeless wisdom and a revealing glimpse into their livesThough Anderson Cooper has always considered himself close to his mother, his intensely busy career as a journalist for CNN and CBS af...


Selena's Secret: The Revealing Story Behind Her Tragic Death
Arraras, Maria Celeste

$22.00 $4.39


Selena's Secret: The Revealing Story Behind Her Tragic Death
Arraras, Maria Celeste

$22.00 $6.59


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