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My Name Escapes Me

By: Alec Guinness

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin Putnam~trade: October 1997

Seller ID: 40361

ISBN: 0140257233

Condition: Used - Good


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The Diary of Anais Nin, Vol. 1: 1931-1934

By: Anais Nin

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Mariner Books: March 1969

Seller ID: 56317

ISBN: 0156260255

Condition: Used - Good


This celebrated volume begins when Nin is about to publish her first book and ends when she leaves Paris for New York. Edited and with a Preface by Gunther tuhlmann; Index. View more info

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Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

By: Angela Duckworth

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Scribner: May 2016

Seller ID: 72744

ISBN: 1501111108

Condition: Used - Good


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The Invisible Writing

By: Arthur Koestler

Price: $8.90

Publisher: The Beacon Press: January 1956

Seller ID: 16057

ISBN: B000H2WBB2

Condition: Used - Acceptable


shelve wear on the cover . Cover and spine have creasing in them. View more info

This Exciting Air: The Experience of a Test Pilot

By: Boone T. Guyton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Whittlesey House / McGraw Hill: January 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22723

ISBN: B00CSXNLYO

Condition: Used - Good


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Boys in the Trees: A Memoir

By: Carly Simon

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Flatiron Books: November 2016

Seller ID: 69255

ISBN: 1250095913

Condition: Used - Good


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The Magnolia Story

By: Chip Gaines,Joanna Gaines,Mark Dagostino

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson: October 2016

Seller ID: 81837

ISBN: 0718079183

Condition: Used - Good


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Yeager: An Autobiography

By: Chuck Yeager, Leo Janos

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bantam: June 1985

Seller ID: 22503

ISBN: 0553050931

Condition: Used - Very Good


General Chuck Yeager, the greatest test pilot of them all -- the first man to fly faster than the speed of sound . . .the World War II flying ace who shot down a Messerschmitt jet with a prop-driven P-51 Mustang . . .the hero who defined a certain quality that all hotshot fly-boys of the postwar era aimed to achieve: the right stuff. Now Chuck Yeager tells his whole incredible life story with the same "wide-open, full throttle" approach that has marked his astonishing career. What it was really like enaging in do-or-die dogfights over Nazi Europe. How after being shot over occupied Fran... View more info

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The Nazi Officer's Wife: How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust

By: Edith Hahn Beer,Susan Dworkin

Price: $4.75

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks: March 2015

Seller ID: 80528

ISBN: 0062378082

Condition: Used - Good


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Out in the Midday Sun: My Kenya

By: Elspeth Huxley

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: April 1988

Seller ID: 26364

ISBN: 0140092560

Condition: Used - Good


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Madame Curie: A Biography By Eve Curie ( Illustrated )

By: Eve Curie

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Doubleday , Doran: January 1937

Seller ID: 81606

ISBN: B001CXRG24

Condition: Used - Good


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Growing Up Waukegan: A True Life Story About the Life Experiences of Growing up in a Small Town

By: Fred Scheske

Price: $15.50

Publisher: iUniverse Publishing: July 2011

Seller ID: 22725

ISBN: 1462018610

Condition: Used - Good


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Harry & Meghan: The Royal Wedding Album

By: Halima Sadat

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Sterling: June 2018

Seller ID: 81516

ISBN: 1454932341

Condition: Used - Good


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A Girl Named Zippy

By: Haven Kimmel

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Broadway Books: September 2002

Seller ID: 19092

ISBN: 0767915054

Condition: Used - Good


When Haven Kimmel was born in 1965, Mooreland, Indiana, was a sleepy little hamlet of three hundred people. Nicknamed " Zippy" for the way she would bolt around the house, this small girl was possessed of big eyes and even bigger ears. In this witty and lovingly told memoir, Kimmel takes readers back to a time when small-town America was caught in the amber of the innocent postwar period- people helped their neighbors, went to church on Sunday, and kept barnyard animals in their backyards. Laced with fine storytelling, sharp wit, dead-on observations, and moments of sheer joy, Haven Kimmel... View more info

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Rosie O! How She Conned America

By: Jim Nelson, Susan Trew

Price: $3.00

Publisher: AMI Books: March 2003

Seller ID: 29880

ISBN: 1885840063

Condition: Used - Good


Reveals what's really behind the transformation of Rosie, from the sweet, all-American mom beloved by middle America, to the crusading, tough-talking lesbian that she's become. View more info

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Sex and Shopping: The Confessions of a Nice Jewish Girl: An Autobiography

By: Judith Krantz

Price: $2.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks: July 2001

Seller ID: 23965

ISBN: 0312979657

Condition: Used - Good


Superb sex and stunning success...wealth and world-wide fame...alluring women and adventurous men. They're the stuff of the sizzling, internationally bestselling novels that turned Judith Krantz into a literary mega-star--and the very same stuff of Krantz's own life... In this candid autobiography, Judith Krantz becomes the heroine of her own memorable true story. Here is the virginal young Wellesley student who grew up in a complicated tangle of privilege and family drama. Here, too, is the stylish sophisticate who dined with Lawrence Olivier and Marlene Dietrich. And here is the overnigh... View more info

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Sex and Shopping: Confessions of a Nice Jewish Girl

By: Judith Krantz

Price: $7.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: May 2000

Seller ID: 29854

ISBN: 0312251963

Condition: Used - Good


In "Sex and Shopping: Confessions of a Nice Jewish Girl", mega-author Judith Krantz is stunningly frank, open, and funny about her transformation from virginal Wellesly graduate Judy Tarcher to sophisticated, world-traveled Judith Krantz, beloved by readers around the globe. It is, in her own words, "the story of how I had some amazing fun and went interestingly askew" -- and became one of the most widely read novelists ever. The whole world knows Judith Krantz, author, but only in "Sex and Shopping", her first-ever autobiography, does she reveal all the juicy details of her life -- a life eve... View more info

King of the Night: The Life of Johnny Carson

By: Laurence Leamer

Price: $5.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Co: July 1989

Seller ID: 82865

ISBN: 0688074049

Condition: Used - Good


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Like a Running Dog, Vol. 1: Los Angeles, 1970-1972

By: Michael Blake

Price: $10.01

Publisher: Hrymfaxe LLC: October 2002

Edition: First Edition,First Printing

Seller ID: 39006

ISBN: 0972475311

Condition: Used - Like New


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Moonwalk

By: Michael Jackson

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Crown Archetype: October 2009

Seller ID: 85086

ISBN: 0307716988

Condition: Used - Good


The #1 "New York Times" bestseller Michael Jackson's one and only autobiography - "his "life, in "his "words. With original Foreword by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, a new Introduction by Motown founder Berry Gordy, and an Afterword by Michael Jackson's editor and publisher, Shaye Areheart. "I've always wanted to be able to tell stories, you know, stories that came from my soul. I'd like to sit by a fire and tell people stories - make them see pictures, make them cry and laugh, take them "anywhere" emotionally with something as deceptively simple as words. I'd like to tell tales to move... View more info