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All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes
Maya Angelou.
 
Publisher: Vintage
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780679734048
Daedalus Item Code: 42895
 
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Houdini: Art and Magic
Brooke Kamin Rapaport.
 
Publisher: Yale/The Jewish Museum
Format: no jacket
ISBN: 9780300146844
Daedalus Item Code: 42491
 
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William Golding: The Man Who Wrote Lord of the Flies
John Carey.
Publisher: Free Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781439187326.  Daedalus Item Code: 23225
 
"Lord of the Flies may be one of the most powerful (and widely taught) novels in postwar English literature, but until now, a comprehensive biography of William Golding has not been available. ... (Read More)
 
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Steve Jobs
Walter Isaacson.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781451648546.  Daedalus Item Code: 42613
 
Based on more than 40 interviews with Steve Jobs conducted over two years (as well as with more than a hundred family members, friends, competitors, and colleagues), the biographer of Ben Franklin ... (Read More)
 
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These Few Precious Days: The Final Year of Jack with Jackie
Christopher Andersen.
Publisher: Robson.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781849545860.  Daedalus Item Code: 43079
 
They were the original power couple—rich, attractive, and endlessly fascinating. In this behind-the-scenes portrait of the Kennedys in their final year together—which features 16 pages of ... (Read More)
 
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Country Girl: A Memoir
Edna O'Brien.
Publisher: Back Bay.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780316122719.  Daedalus Item Code: 49588
 
(Winner of the 2012 Irish Book Award for Nonfiction, and one of the New York Times Notable Books of 2013 )When Edna O'Brien's first novel, The Country Girls, was published in ... (Read More)
 
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Norman Mailer: A Double Life
J. Michael Lennon.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781439150191.  Daedalus Item Code: 42616
 
One of the giants of American letters, Norman Mailer was a novelist, journalist, biographer, and filmmaker; a provocateur, as well as a passionate observer; and a husband, father, and serial ... (Read More)
 
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An A–Z of Hellraisers: A Comprehensive Compendium of Outrageous Insobriety
Robert Sellers.
Publisher: Arrow.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781848092464.  Daedalus Item Code: 43279
 
From Alexander the Great—whose drunken revelries once ended with the destruction of an entire city—to W.C. Fields, who passed critical judgment on a brass band by urinating over them from a hotel ... (Read More)
 
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Georgiana: Duchess of Devonshire
Amanda Foreman.
Publisher: Modern Library.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780375753831.  Daedalus Item Code: 42898
 
(Winner of the 1998 Whitbread Award for Biography) In her brilliant debut biography—the inspiration for the Oscar-winning film The Duchess, starring Keira Knightley and Ralph ... (Read More)
 
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Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness
Susannah Cahalan.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781451621389.  Daedalus Item Code: 43207
 
One day in 2009, journalist Susannah Cahalan woke up alone in a strange hospital room, strapped to her bed, under guard, and unable to move or speak. A wristband marked her as a "flight risk," and ... (Read More)
 
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Under My Skin: Volume One of My Autobiography, to 1949
Doris Lessing.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060926649.  Daedalus Item Code: 42990
 
"I was born with skins too few. Or they were scrubbed off me by ... robust and efficient hands." The experiences absorbed through these "skins too few" are evoked in this first memoir by Nobel ... (Read More)
 
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Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
Laura Hillenbrand.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812974492.  Daedalus Item Code: 49384
 
He was a prankster, a free spirit, and a hell-raising kid on the streets of Torrance, California, in the 1930s, but Louie Zamperini found a purpose in running; his blazing performance at the 1936 ... (Read More)
 
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