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The $64 Tomato: How One Man Nearly Lost His Sanity, Spent a Fortune, and Endured an Existential Crisis in the Quest for the Perfect Garden Alexander, William
The 13th Gift: A True Story of a Christmas Miracle Smith, Joanne Huist
84 Charing Cross Road Hanff, Helene
About Alice Trillin, Calvin
All Creatures Great and Small Herriot, James
American Gothic: A Life of America's Most Famous Painting Biel, Steven
American Pie: Slices of Life (and Pie) from America's Back Roads Le Draoulec, Pascale
And Then There Were Nuns: Adventures in a Cloistered Life Christmas, Jane
Angela's Ashes McCourt, Frank
Animals Make Us Human: Creating the Best Life for Animals Grandin, Temple
Assassination Vacation Vowell, Sarah
Be the Miracle: 50 Lessons for Making the Impossible Possible Brett, Regina
The Beast in the Garden: A Modern Parable of Man and Nature Baron, David
The Big Bam: the life and times of Babe Ruth Montville, Leigh
The Big Year: A Tale of Man, Nature, and Fowl Obsession Obmascik, Mark
Black Like Me Griffin, John Howard
Blueberry Summers: Growing Up at the Lake Anderson, Curtiss
The Borden Murders: Lizzie Borden and the Trial of the Century Miller, Sarah
Boys in the Boat Brown, Daniel James
The Caliph's House: A Year in Casablanca Shah, Tahir
Candy and Me: A Love Story Liftin, Hilary
Cat Daddy: What the World's Most Incorrigible Cat Taught Me about Life, Love, and Coming Clean Galaxy, Jackson
The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother McBride, James
Confessions of a French Baker Auzet, Gerard
Mayle, Peter
Cookoff: Recipe Fever in America Sutherland, Amy
Crime Beat: A Decade of Covering Cops and Killers Connelly, Michael
A Curious Man: the Strange and Brilliant Life of Robert "Believe it or not" Ripley Thompson, Neal
The Daily Coyote: A Story of Love, Survival, and Trust in the Wilds of Wyoming Stockton, Shreve
The Day the World Came to Town: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland DeFede, Jim
Dead Giveaway: The Rescue, Hamburgers, White Folks, and Instant Celebrity . . . What You Saw on TV Doesn't Begin to Tell the Story . . . Ramsey, Charles
A Death in Belmont Junger, Sebastian
Devil in the White City: Murder, Madness and Magic at the Fair That Changed America Larson, Erik
Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World Myron, Vicki
The Diana Chronicles Brown, Tina
Dispatches from the Edge: a Memoir of War, Disasters, and Survival Cooper, Anderson
A Dog Walks into a Nursing Home: Lessons in the Good Life from an Unlikely Teacher Halpern, Sue
A Dog Year: Twelve Months, Four Dogs, and Me Katz, Jon
The Duck Commander Family: How Faith, Family, and Ducks Built a Dynasty Robertson, Willie
Robertson, Korie
Early Bird: A Memoir of Premature Retirement Rothman, Rodney
Embattled Rebel McPherson, James
Embroideries Satrapi, Marjane
Empire of Sin: a Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and the Battle for Modern New Orleans Krist, Gary
The End of Money: Counterfeiters, Preachers, Techies, Dreamers-and the Coming Cashless Society Wolman, David
Enslaved by Ducks: How One Man Went from Head of the Household to Bottom of the Pecking Order Tarte, Bob
Escape Jessop, Carolyn
An Exact Replica of a Figment of My Imagination: A Memoir McCracken, Elizabeth
Expecting Adam: A True Story of Birth, Rebirth, and Everyday Magic Beck, Martha
Forever and Ever, Amen: Becoming a Nun in the Sixties Jackowski, Karol
Francona: the Red Sox years Francona, Terry
Free Gift With Purchase: My Improbable Career in Magazines and Makeup Godfrey-June, Jean
French Milk Knisley, Lucy
Furiously Happy: a Funny Book About Horrible Things Lawson, Jenny
Garlic and Sapphires Reichl, Ruth
The Geography of Bliss: One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places in the World Weiner, Eric
A Gift from Bob: How a Street Cat Helped One Man Learn the Meaning of Christmas Bowen, James
The Glass Castle Walls, Jeannette
The Glen Rock Book of the Dead Winik, Marion
God Never Blinks: 50 Lessons for Life's Little Detours Brett, Regina
Grandma Gatewood's Walk: The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail Montgomery, Ben
Grayson Cox, Lynne
The Hare with the Amber Eyes: a Family's Century of Art and Loss De Waal, Edmund
Have a Little Faith: A True Story Albom, Mitch
Heart in the Right Place: A Memoir Jourdan, Carolyn
Heart of a Tiger: Growing Up with My Grandfather, Ty Cobb Cobb, Herschel
Heat: An Amateur's Adventures as Kitchen Slave, Line Cook, Pasta-Maker, and Apprentice to a Dante-Quoting Butcher in Tuscany Buford, Bill
Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back Burpo, Todd
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians who Helped Win the Space Race Lee Shetterly, Margot
The Hiding Place Ten Boom, Corrie
Homer's Odyssey: A Fearless Feline Tale, or How I Learned about Love and Life with a Blind Wonder Cat Cooper, Gwen
House of Nails: a Memoir of Life on the Edge Dykstra, Lenny
I Could Pee on This : and other Poems by Cats Marciuliano, Francesco
I Feel Bad About My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman Ephron, Nora
In the Kingdom of Ice Sides, Hampton
The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town Grisham, John
Into the Wild Krakauer, Jon
Jesus Land: A Memoir Scheeres, Julia
The Johnstown Flood McCullough, David G.
Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen: How One Girl Risked Her Marriage, Her Job, & Her Sanity to Master the Art of Living Powell, Julie
Kabul Beauty School: Beneath the Veil of Afghan Women Rodriguez, Deborah
Killers of the Flower Moon: the Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Grann, David
Killing Jesus: a History Dugard, Martin
O'Reilly, Bill
Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination That Changed America Forever Dugard, Martin
O'Reilly, Bill
Killing Regean the Violent Assault that Changed a Presidency Dugard, Martin
O'Reilly, Bill
Let Me Finish Angell, Roger
Life Happens: And Other Avoidable Truths Schultz, Connie
Lily Dale: The True Story of the Town That Talks to the Dead Wicker, Christine
Little Heathens: Hard Times and High Spirits on an Iowa Farm During the Great Depression Kalish, Mildred Armstrong
Lost Cat: a True Story of Love, Desperation and GPS Technology McNaughton, Wendy
Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake Quindlen, Anna
Making Rounds with Oscar: The Extraordinary Gift of an Ordinary Cat Dosa, David
Manhunt: The Twelve-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer Swanson, James L.
Marley and Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog Grogan, John
Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War Philbrick, Nathaniel
The Mighty Queens of Freeville Dickinson, Amy
The Monster of Florence Spezi, Mario
Preston, Douglas J.
Mrs. Morhard and the Boys Morhard, Ruth Hanford
The Nazi Officer's Wife: How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust Beer, Edith Hahn
Not Taco Bell Material Carolla, Adam
Nothing Daunted: The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West Wickenden, Dorothy
O Great One! A Little Story about the Awesome Power of Recognition Novak, David
Orange is the New Black : My Year in a Women's Prison Kerman, Piper
Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession Orlean, Susan
Pete Rose: an American Dilemma Kennedy, Kostya
The Places in Between Stewart, Rory
Plato and a Platypus Walk Into a Bar Cathcart, Thomas
Klein, Daniel
The Possibility Dogs Charleson, Susannah
President Me: the America That's in My Head Carolla, Adam
Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio: How My Mother Raised 10 Kids on 25 Words or Less Ryan, Terry
Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon's Journey into the Afterlife Alexander, Eben
Quite Enough of Calvin Trillin: Forty Years of Funny Stuff Trillin, Calvin
Rescue Ink : How Ten Guys Saved Countless Dogs and Cats, Twelve Horses, Five Pigs, One Duck, and a Few Turtles Flaim, Denise
The Residence: Inside the Private World of the White House Brower, Kate Andersen
Ride of Our Lives: Roadside Lessons of an American Family Leonard, Mike
Rin Tin Tin: the Life and the Legend Orlean, Susan
Rumspringa: To Be or Not to Be Amish Schachtman, Tom
Safe at Home: A Baseball Wife's Story Hargrove, Sharon
Santa Claus Conquers the Martians Harry, Lou
A Secret Gift: How One Man's Kindness--and a Trove of Letters--Revealed the Hidden History of the Great Depression Gup, Ted
Sergeant Stubby: How a Stray Dog and His Best Friend Helped Win World War I and Stole the Heart of a Nation Bausum, Ann
Sixpence House: Lost in a Town of Books Collins, Paul
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: and Other Lessons from the Crematory Doughty, Caitlin
So You've Been Publically Shamed Ronson, Jon
The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating Bailey, Elisabeth Tova
Still Foolin 'Em: Where I've Been, Where I'm Going and Where the Hell Are My Keys Crystal, Billy
Stitches: A Memoir Small, David
Strange Piece of Paradise Jentz, Terri
Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table Reichl, Ruth
'Tis McCourt, Frank
The Train to Crystal City: FDR's Secret Prisoner Exchange Program and America's Only Family Internment Camp During World War II Russell, Jan Jarboe
Triumph: Life After the Cult - A Survivor's Lessons Jessop, Carolyn
Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson Albom, Mitch
Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time Adams, Mark
Twelve Years a Slave Northup, Solomon
Two Rings: A Story of Love and War Werber, Millie
Keller, Eve
Unbroken: a World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption Hillenbrand, Laura
United States of Arugula: How We Became a Gourmet Nation Kamp, David
Unsinkable : a Memoir Reynolds, Debbie
A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail Bryson, Bill
We Are Their Heaven: Why the Dead Never Leave Us DuBois, Allison
A Week at the Airport De Botton, Alain
What Remains: A Memoir of Faith, Friendship, and Love Radziwill, Carole
When Breath Becomes Air Kalanithi, Paul
When I Stop Talking You'll Know I'm Dead: Useful Stories From A Persuasive Man Weintraub, Jerry
Where Divers Dare: the Hunt for the Last U-boat Peffer, Randall
Wild Rose: Rose O'Neale Greenhow, Civil War Spy Blackman, Ann
The Wilder Life: My Adventures in the Lost World of Little House on the Prairie McClure, Wendy
Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts Kingston, Maxine Hong
Word Freak: Heartbreak, Triumph, Genius, and Obsession in the World of Competitive Scrabble Players Fatsis, Stefan
A Year in Provence Mayle, Peter
The Year of Magical Thinking Didion, Joan
The Year We Disappeared Busby, Cylin
Busby, John
Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story Ackerman, Diane



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