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The dragon from Chicago - the untold story of an American reporter in Nazi Germany

"A captivating look at Sigrid Schultz-one of the earliest reporters to warn Americans of the rising threat of the Nazi regime"--

Danielle Walker's make it easy - a meal prep and menu planning guide for stress-free cooking

"A super-flexible meal prep cookbook featuring 125 healthy gluten-free, grain-free, and paleo recipes plus 16 weeks of menu plans, detailed meal prepping advice, grocery lists, and more-from the New York Times bestselling author of the Against All Grain series"--

Connie - a memoir

"In an industry dominated by white men, Connie Chung stood alone, the first and only Asian woman to break into the television news industry. This is her extraordinary story, told with incisive wit and remarkable candor. Connie Chung is a pioneer. In 1969at the age of 23, this once-shy daughter of Chinese parents took her first job at a local TV station in her hometown of Washington, D.C. and soon thereafter began working at CBS news as a correspondent. Profoundly influenced by her family's cultu

Body phobia

"Body Phobia is an examination of the American fear of the body, how it permeates all parts of culture, alienates us from one another, marginalizes some, and harms us all. Dianna E. Anderson exposes our fear-based politics and shows us a way to approach bodies that is neither positive nor negative but neutral. Our bodies are. And that's enough"--

Confronting the presidents - no spin assessments from Washington to Biden

"Every American president, from Washington to Biden: Their lives, policies, foibles, and legacies, assessed with clear-eyed authority and wit. Authors of the acclaimed Killing books, the #1 bestselling narrative history series in the world, Bill O'Reillyand Martin Dugard begin a new direction with Confronting the Presidents. From Washington to Jefferson, Lincoln to Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Kennedy to Nixon, Reagan to Obama and Biden, the 45 United States presidents have left lasting impacts on

By the fire we carry / The Generations-long Fight for Justice on Native Land

"A powerful work of reportage and American history in the vein of Caste and How the Word Is Passed that braids the story of the forced removal of Native Americans onto treaty lands in the nation's earliest days, and a small-town murder in the '90s that led to a Supreme Court ruling reaffirming Native rights to that land over a century later"--

Atlas obscura - Wild life - an explorer's guide to the world's living wonders

"From the bestselling authors of Atlas Obscura and Gastro Obscura, comes Wild Life, an over-the-top, dazzling collection of the world's most fascinating, most unusual, and least-understood natural wonders. It's more than a field guide--it's an adventure.From the curious minds of Atlas Obscura, authors of #1 New York Times bestselling Atlas Obscura and Gastro Obscura, comes an unputdownable tour through the world's most extraordinary natural wonders and curiosities. Learn how dung beetles navigat

Ann Sheridan - the life and career of Hollywood's oomph girl

"Ann Sheridan was much more than just Hollywood's glamorous and sexy "Oomph Girl." She was also a versatile actress who beguiled movie audiences with her vibrant personality and no-nonsense acting style opposite some of the biggest stars of the time likeJames Cagney, Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Cary Grant, and Errol Flynn. She excelled in multiple genres, including drama, comedy, and musical, with ease and individual style. Several of her movies, like Angels with Dirty Faces, Kings Row,, and I

Above the noise / My Story of Chasing Calm

"From one of the most outspoken and respected NBA athletes comes a groundbreaking and remarkable memoir chronicling a very public struggle with depression, in the hopes that other young men will not suffer alone"--

The Ambitious Kitchen cookbook - 125 ridiculously good for you, sometimes indulgent, and absolutely never boring recipes for every meal of the day

"The social media star and beloved blogger behind The Ambitious Kitchen presents 125 nutrient-dense, flavor-packed recipes for every meal of the day. Monique Volz's blog, The Ambitious Kitchen, is a go-to online resource for inventive, flavorful recipes that are packed with nutrition and personality. Now in her debut book, Monique wants others to find their own Ambitious Kitchen and discover boldness, unique flavors, health, and above all, the unique happiness that food can bring to your life. W

Jeff Gordon - his dream, drive & destiny

A biography of the four-time champion racing legend details his childhood, much-publicized divorce, relationship with contemporaries, and life after racing.

Holy desperation - praying as if your life depends on it

This journey into bold-- even fierce and come-as-you-are prayer is the way forward for anyone who feels they are at the end of their rope or beyond the reach of God.