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Book Cover: The Contender: The Story of Marlon Brando

The Contender: The Story of Marlon Brando

Author: William J. Mann

ISBN: 9780062427649

The award-winning film biographer presents a deeply-textured, ambitious, and definitive portrait of the greatest movie actor of the twentieth century, the elusive Marlon Brando, bringing his extraordinarily complex life into view as never before.The most influential movie actor of his era, Marlon Brando changed the way other actors perceived their...

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Book Cover: The Pioneer Woman Cooks: The New Frontier: 112 Fantastic Favorites for Everyday Eating

The Pioneer Woman Cooks: The New Frontier: 112 Fantastic Favorites for Everyday Eating

Author: Ree Drummond

ISBN: 9780062561374

The #1 New York Times bestselling author and Food Network favorite The Pioneer Woman cooks up exciting new favorites from her life on the ranch in this glorious full-color cookbook that showcases home cooking at its most delicious (and most fun!) .Welcome to Ree's new frontier! Much has happened on...

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Book Cover: The Queens of Animation: The Untold Story of the Women Who Transformed the World of Disney and Made Cinematic History

The Queens of Animation: The Untold Story of the Women Who Transformed the World of Disney and Made Cinematic History

Author: Nathalia Holt

ISBN: 9780316439152

From the bestselling author of Rise of the Rocket Girls, the untold story of the women of Walt Disney Studios, who shaped the iconic films that have enthralled generations Behind the beloved animated films of Walt Disney Studios, which have moved and entertained millions of viewers, was an incredibly influential...

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Book Cover: Delish Insane Sweets: Bake Yourself a Little Crazy: 100  Cookies, Bars, Bites, and Treats

Delish Insane Sweets: Bake Yourself a Little Crazy: 100 Cookies, Bars, Bites, and Treats

Author: Joanna Saltz

ISBN: 9780358193340

The first dessert recipe collection from the editors of the wildly popular site and magazine, Delish The editors of Delish.com know one thing for sure: ANYONE can bake an amazing dessert. Crammed with surprising ideas for treats that are both fun and easy, the wildly popular brand's second cookbook features...

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Book Cover: Horror Stories: A Memoir

Horror Stories: A Memoir

Author: Liz Phair

ISBN: 9780525511984

From the two-time Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter behind the groundbreaking album Exile in Guyville comes a haunting memoir in stories in the tradition of Patti Smith's M Train It's hard to tell the truth about ourselves. It opens us up to being judged and rejected. We spend so much time hiding what...

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Book Cover: A Castle in Wartime: One Family, Their Missing Sons, and the Fight to Defeat the Nazis

A Castle in Wartime: One Family, Their Missing Sons, and the Fight to Defeat the Nazis

Author: Catherine Bailey

ISBN: 9780525559290

"I was gripped by A Castle in Wartime--it contained more tension, more plot in fact--than any thriller."--Kate Atkinson, author of Big Sky and Case HistoriesAn enthralling story of one family's extraordinary courage and resistance amidst the horrors of war from the New York Times bestselling author of The Secret Rooms.As...

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Book Cover: The Truth Will Set You Free, But First It Will Piss You Off!: Thoughts on Life, Love, and Rebellion

The Truth Will Set You Free, But First It Will Piss You Off!: Thoughts on Life, Love, and Rebellion

Author: Gloria Steinem

ISBN: 9780593132685

A beautifully illustrated collection of Gloria Steinem's most inspirational and outrageous quotes, with an introduction and essays by the feminist activist herself For decades - and especially now, in these times of crisis - people around the world have found guidance, humor, and unity in Gloria Steinem's gift for creating...

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Book Cover: For Small Creatures Such as We: Rituals for Finding Meaning in Our Unlikely World

For Small Creatures Such as We: Rituals for Finding Meaning in Our Unlikely World

Author: Sasha Sagan

ISBN: 9780735218772

Part memoir, part guidebook, and part social history, For Small Creatures Such as We is the first book from the daughter of Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan--a luminous exploration of Earth's marvels that require no faith in order to be believed."What is the meaning of life? Sagan finds its meaning...

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Book Cover: The Inflammation Spectrum: Find Your Food Triggers and Reset Your System

The Inflammation Spectrum: Find Your Food Triggers and Reset Your System

Author: Will Cole

ISBN: 9780735220089

From the international bestselling author of Ketotarian comes a revolutionary new plan to discover the foods your unique body loves, hates, and needs to feel great.In Dr. Will Cole's game-changing new book The Inflammation Spectrum, readers will discover how inflammation is at the core of most common health woes and...

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Book Cover: Whole in One: Complete, Healthy Meals in a Single Pot, Sheet Pan, or Skillet

Whole in One: Complete, Healthy Meals in a Single Pot, Sheet Pan, or Skillet

Author: Ellie Krieger

ISBN: 9780738285047

New York Times bestselling author and James Beard Award winner Ellie Krieger gives her signature spin to the one-pot trend for meals that are nutritious, easy, and delicious.We want the food we love and we want to be healthy, but who has the time or energy to figure it all...

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Book Cover: The Other F Word: A Celebration of the Fat & Fierce

The Other F Word: A Celebration of the Fat & Fierce

Author: Angie Manfredi

ISBN: 9781419737503

The definitive collection of art, poetry, and prose, celebrating fat acceptance Chubby. Curvy. Fluffy. Plus-size. Thick. Fat. The time has come for fat people to tell their own stories. The (Other) F Word combines the voices of Renée Watson, Julie Murphy, Jes Baker, Samantha Irby, Bruce Sturgell, and more in...

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Book Cover: Janis: Her Life and Music

Janis: Her Life and Music

Author: Holly George-Warren

ISBN: 9781476793108

Longlisted for the 2020 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence This blazingly intimate biography of Janis Joplin establishes the Queen of Rock & Roll as the rule-breaking musical trailblazer and complicated, gender-bending rebel she was.Janis Joplin's first transgressive act was to be a white girl who gained an early sense of...

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Book Cover: Born for This: My Story in Music

Born for This: My Story in Music

Author: BeBe Winans

ISBN: 9781546009894

BeBe Winans, six-time Grammy Award-winning singer and member of Gospel music's royal family, shares the candid and close-up journey of pursuing his dreams while holding on to his faith. Benjamin "BeBe" Winans always knew he was born to be a Gospel singer. Growing up watching his four older brothers perform...

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Book Cover: Imagined Life: A Speculative Scientific Journey among the Exoplanets in Search of Intelligent Aliens, Ice Creatures, and Supergravity Animals

Imagined Life: A Speculative Scientific Journey among the Exoplanets in Search of Intelligent Aliens, Ice Creatures, and Supergravity Animals

Author: James Trefil

ISBN: 9781588346643

The captivating possibilities of extraterrestrial life on exoplanets, based on current scientific knowledge of existing worlds and forms of lifeIt is now known that we live in a galaxy with more planets than stars. The Milky Way alone encompasses 30 trillion potential home planets. Scientists Trefil and Summers bring readers...

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Book Cover: Five True Things: A Little Guide to Embracing Life's Big Challenges

Five True Things: A Little Guide to Embracing Life's Big Challenges

Author: David Richo

ISBN: 9781611806670

Bestselling author David Richo gets straight to the heart of how to find courage and contentment when life doesn't go according to plan. Rather than fighting against them, we all must accept these five true things: (1) everything changes and ends, (2) things do not always go according to plan...

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Book Cover: Help Yourself Now: A Practical Guide to Finding the Information and Assistance You Need

Help Yourself Now: A Practical Guide to Finding the Information and Assistance You Need

Author: Jan Yager

ISBN: 9781621536307

How to find help for any situation. Although we live in the age of information and everyone is bombarded with potential sources of help, sifting through those possibilities can be a chore. This is where Help Yourself comes in! With this useful reference, author Jan Yager provides an overview of...

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Book Cover: One Skein Crochet: De-Stash Beautifully, One Skein at a Time

One Skein Crochet: De-Stash Beautifully, One Skein at a Time

Author: Ellen Gormley

ISBN: 9781632506689

Turn a cherished skein of yarn into a unique crocheted accessory! Have you fallen in love with a single skein of yarn, but struggle to find just the right pattern for it? One Skein Crochet has just what you're looking for! Packed with stash-busting know-how, Ellen Gormley is sharing more...

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Book Cover: Crocheted Wreaths and Garlands: 35 floral and festive designs to decorate your home all year round

Crocheted Wreaths and Garlands: 35 floral and festive designs to decorate your home all year round

Author: Kate Eastwood

ISBN: 9781782496922

Crochet beautiful home decorations in a contemporary style with these 35 patterns for every season, special occasions, holidays, and all year round.Kate Eastwood has designed 35 colorful and natural-looking wreaths and garlands just for you, with something to suit every occasion and every place. There are garlands with flowers and...

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Book Cover: Free Cyntoia: My Search for Redemption in the American Prison System

Free Cyntoia: My Search for Redemption in the American Prison System

Author: Cyntoia Brown-Long

ISBN: 9781982141103

In her own words, Cyntoia Brown shares the riveting and redemptive story of how she changed her life for the better while in prison, finding hope through faith after a traumatic adolescence of drug addiction, rape, and sex trafficking led to a murder conviction. At the age of sixteen, Cyntoia...

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Book Cover: Mister Rogers' Neighborhood: A Visual History

Mister Rogers' Neighborhood: A Visual History

Author: Fred Rogers Productions

ISBN: 9781984826213

A visual celebration of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, America's most beloved children's television show, including a foreword by Tom Hanks and a peek at the making of the feature film A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, in theaters Thanksgiving weekend. Go behind the scenes of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood with this unprecedented...

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