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  • The life-changing magic of tidying up : the Japanese art of decluttering and organizing

    The life-changing magic of tidying up : the Japanese art of decluttering and organizing

    Kondō, Marie, author.
  • Modern romance

    Modern romance

    Ansari, ʻAziz, author.
  • Dead wake : the last crossing of the Lusitania

    Dead wake : the last crossing of the Lusitania

    Larson, Erik, 1954-
  • The Wright Brothers

    The Wright Brothers

    McCullough, David G.
  • Primates of Park Avenue : a memoir

    Primates of Park Avenue : a memoir

    Martin, Wednesday, author.
  • The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

    The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

    Brown, Daniel, 1951-
  • Sick in the head : conversations about life and comedy

    Sick in the head : conversations about life and comedy

    Apatow, Judd, 1967-
  • Down the rabbit hole : the curious adventures and cautionary tales of a former Playboy bunny

    Down the rabbit hole : the curious adventures and cautionary tales of a former Playboy bunny

    Madison, Holly, author.
  • Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end

    Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end

    Gawande, Atul, author.
  • A fine romance

    A fine romance

    Bergen, Candice, 1946-
  • Yes please

    Yes please

    Poehler, Amy, 1971- author.
  • Missoula

    Missoula

    Krakauer, Jon.
  • H is for Hawk

    H is for Hawk

    Macdonald, Helen, 1970-
  • Girl in a band

    Girl in a band

    Gordon, Kim, 1953- author.
  • The road to character

    The road to character

    Brooks, David, 1961- author.
  • The residence : inside the private world of the White House

    The residence : inside the private world of the White House

    Brower, Kate Andersen.
  • Between you & me : confessions of a comma queen

    Between you & me : confessions of a comma queen

    Norris, Mary (Editor).
  • Get what's yours : the secrets to maxing out your social security

    Get what's yours : the secrets to maxing out your social security

    Kotlikoff, Laurence J, author.
  • Pioneer girl : the annotated autobiography

    Pioneer girl : the annotated autobiography

    Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957, author.
  • So you've been publicly shamed

    So you've been publicly shamed

    Ronson, Jon, 1967-
  • Money, master the game : 7 simple steps to financial freedom

    Money, master the game : 7 simple steps to financial freedom

    Robbins, Anthony, author.
  • On the move : a memoir

    On the move : a memoir

    Sacks, Oliver W.
  • Better than before : mastering the habits of our everyday lives

    Better than before : mastering the habits of our everyday lives

    Rubin, Gretchen Craft.
  • Spinster : a life of one's own

    Spinster : a life of one's own

    Bolick, Kate.
  • The book of Joan : tales of mirth, mischief, and manipulation

    The book of Joan : tales of mirth, mischief, and manipulation

    Rivers, Melissa, 1969-
  • The 22-day revolution : the plant-based program that will transform your body, reset your habits, and change your life

    The 22-day revolution : the plant-based program that will transform your body, reset your habits, and change your life

    Borges, Marco.
  • Fun home : a family tragicomic

    Fun home : a family tragicomic

    Bechdel, Alison, 1960-
  • It's what I do : a photographer's life of love and war

    It's what I do : a photographer's life of love and war

    Addario, Lynsey.
  • Hold still : a memoir with photographs

    Hold still : a memoir with photographs

    Mann, Sally, 1951- author.
  • A curious mind : the secret to a bigger life

    A curious mind : the secret to a bigger life

    Grazer, Brian, 1953-
  • Elon Musk : Tesla, SpaceX, and the quest for a fantastic future

    Elon Musk : Tesla, SpaceX, and the quest for a fantastic future

    Vance, Ashlee, author.
  • Ghettoside : a true story of murder in America

    Ghettoside : a true story of murder in America

    Leovy, Jill.
  • Infamy : the shocking story of the Japanese American internment in World War II

    Infamy : the shocking story of the Japanese American internment in World War II

    Reeves, Richard, 1936-
  • So that happened : a memoir

    So that happened : a memoir

    Cryer, Jon, 1965-
  • Aging backwards : reverse the aging process and look 10 years younger in 30 minutes a day

    Aging backwards : reverse the aging process and look 10 years younger in 30 minutes a day

    Esmonde-White, Miranda, author.
  • Not that kind of girl : a young woman tells you what she's "learned"

    Not that kind of girl : a young woman tells you what she's "learned"

    Dunham, Lena, 1986-
  • A lucky life interrupted : a memoir of hope

    A lucky life interrupted : a memoir of hope

    Brokaw, Tom.
  • Outliers : the story of success

    Outliers : the story of success

    Gladwell, Malcolm, 1963-
  • The lady in gold : the extraordinary tale of Gustav Klimt's masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer

    The lady in gold : the extraordinary tale of Gustav Klimt's masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer

    O'Connor, Anne Marie.
  • Brain maker : the power of gut microbes to heal and protect your brain--for life

    Brain maker : the power of gut microbes to heal and protect your brain--for life

    Perlmutter, David, 1954- author.
  • Forgiveness : a memoir

    Forgiveness : a memoir

    Rivera, Chiquis, author.
  • Salt : a world history

    Salt : a world history

    Kurlansky, Mark.
  • Leaving before the rains come

    Leaving before the rains come

    Fuller, Alexandra, 1969- author.
  • Goddesses never age : the secret prescription for radiance, vitality, and well-being

    Goddesses never age : the secret prescription for radiance, vitality, and well-being

    Northrup, Christiane.
  • Mindset : the new psychology of success

    Mindset : the new psychology of success

    Dweck, Carol S., 1946-
  • Ada's algorithm : how Lord Byron's daughter Ada Lovelace launched the digital age

    Ada's algorithm : how Lord Byron's daughter Ada Lovelace launched the digital age

    Essinger, James, 1957-
  • The opposite of spoiled : raising kids who are grounded, generous, and smart about money

    The opposite of spoiled : raising kids who are grounded, generous, and smart about money

    Lieber, Ron, author.
  • Ghost boy : the miraculous escape of a misdiagnosed boy trapped inside his own body

    Ghost boy : the miraculous escape of a misdiagnosed boy trapped inside his own body

    Pistorius, Martin.
  • 8 steps to a pain-free back : natural posture solutions for pain in the back, neck, shoulder, hip, knee, and foot

    8 steps to a pain-free back : natural posture solutions for pain in the back, neck, shoulder, hip, knee, and foot

    Gokhale, Esther.
  • Hope : a memoir of survival

    Hope : a memoir of survival

    Berry, Amanda.

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