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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.
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
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
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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