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House of Sticks
House of Sticks

A memoir by 25-year-old Ly Tran about her immigrant experience and her recent family history in the aftermath of the…

Crossing the River
Crossing the River

A powerful exploration of grief following the death of the author's son.

Cleave
Cleave

Grapples with the complex history of adoption, both the author's own from South Korea and the broader, collective…

An Indian among Los Indígenas
An Indian among Los Indígenas

A gripping, witty memoir about indigeneity, travel and colonialism.

Second Thoughts
Second Thoughts

A lovely, searching meditation on whether to have a second child and what it means to be one.

Heart of Fire
Heart of Fire

A memoir from the U.S. senator, who traces her life from her upbringing in Hawaii to her emergence as a legislator.

And Now I Spill the Family Secrets
And Now I Spill the Family Secrets

A beautifully illustrated memoir and investigation into a family's history with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.

Buses Are A Comin'
Buses Are A Comin'

A firsthand exploration of the cost of boarding the bus of change to move America forward.

Wandering in Strange Lands
Wandering in Strange Lands

An acclaimed cultural critic presents the story of her journey to understand her northern and southern roots.

The Wild Silence
The Wild Silence

A full-throated paean to the fundamental importance of nature in all its glory, fury and impermanence.

The Book of Difficult Fruit
The Book of Difficult Fruit

A glorious mash-up of memoir, love note and cookbook.

The World's Strongest Librarian
The World's Strongest Librarian

An inspiring story of how a Mormon kid with Tourette's found salvation in books and weight-lifting.

Amoralman
Amoralman

DelGaudio believed that the artifice in his life was reserved exclusively for the stage until evidence to the contrary…

Sidelined
Sidelined

Shrill meets Brotopia in this personal and researched look at women's rights through the lens of sports.

The Empathy Diaries
The Empathy Diaries

A coming-of-age story mixed with groundbreaking research on technology, empathy and ethics.

Broken Horses
Broken Horses

Carlile recalls the pivotal events that shaped her music and identity in this captivating memoir.

 

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My Broken Language

A Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright tells her lyrical story of coming of age against the backdrop of an ailing…

Crying in H Mart
Crying in H Mart

An unflinching, powerful memoir about growing up Korean American, losing a mother and forging an identity.

Want Me
Want Me

Tracy Clark-Flory grew up wedged between fizzy declarations of "girl power" and the sexualized mandates of pop culture.…

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