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The Library Book

The Library Book

Author: Susan Orlean
ISBN: 9781782392255
Format: Hardback
$45.00

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The Stowaway: A Young Man's Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica

The Stowaway: A Young Man's Extraordinary Adventure...

Author: Laurie Gwen Shapiro
ISBN: 9781476753874
Format: Paperback
$23.36

The spectacular, true story of a scrappy teenager from New York's Lower East Side who stowed away on the most remarkable...  Read More >>

Smuggler

Smuggler

Author: Nicholas Fillmore
ISBN: 9780578403489
Format: Paperback
$30.27

When twenty-something post-grad Nick Fillmore discovers the zine he's been recruited to edit is a front for drug...  Read More >>

In This Together: How Successful Women Support Each Other in Work and Life

In This Together: How Successful Women Support Each...

Author: Nancy D O'Reilly
ISBN: 9781507208847
Format: Hardback
$32.10

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Betty Before X

Betty Before X

Author: Ilyasah Shabazz ,  Renee Watson (University of Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford)
ISBN: 9781250294180
Format: Paperback
$11.99

A powerful middle-grade fictionalized account of the childhood activism of Betty Shabazz, Malcolm X's wife, written...  Read More >>

The Dog that Saved My Life: Incredible True Stories of Canine Loyalty Beyond All Bounds

The Dog that Saved My Life: Incredible True Stories...

Author: Isabel George
ISBN: 9780008311049
Format: Paperback
$19.99

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Lynching and Mob Violence in Ohio, 1772-1938

Lynching and Mob Violence in Ohio, 1772-1938

Author: David Meyers ,  Elise Meyers Walker
ISBN: 9781476673417
Format: Paperback
$58.32

During the period 1771-1938, hundreds of acts of mob violence took place within the bounds of Ohio. Many of these...  Read More >>

The Texas Calaboose and Other Forgotten Jails

The Texas Calaboose and Other Forgotten Jails

Author: William E. Moore
ISBN: 9781623497156
Format: Hardback
$51.09

A calaboose is, quite simply, a tiny jail. Designed to house prisoners only for a short time, a calaboose could...  Read More >>

Will You Love Me? The Rescue Dog that Rescued Me

Will You Love Me? The Rescue Dog that Rescued Me

Author: Barby Keel
ISBN: 9781409182337
Format: Paperback
$22.99

A starved and neglected dog on the brink of death, and the love and kindness of the woman who gave him the chance...  Read More >>

Denied a Mummy: The heartbreaking story of three little children searching for someone to love them.

Denied a Mummy: The heartbreaking story of three little...

Author: Maggie Hartley
ISBN: 9781409177098
Format: Paperback
$19.99

In one of the toughest cases of her career, Maggie Hartley is forced to fight against the very system she is part...  Read More >>

Mugshots 1

Mugshots 1

Author: Geoff Wilkinson ,  Keith Moor
ISBN: 9781925642674
Format: Paperback
$62.07

NEW EDITION OF MUGSHOTS, PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED IN 2003 CASES COVERED INCLUDE THE DISTURBING CASE OF MR CRUEL,...  Read More >>

Pathological: The Murderous Rage of Dr. Anthony Garcia

Pathological: The Murderous Rage of Dr. Anthony Garcia...

Author: Henry J Cordes ,  Todd Cooper
ISBN: 9781948239011
Format: Paperback
$31.02

In PATHOLOGICAL: The Murderous Rage Of Dr. Anthony Garcia, authors Henry J. Cordes and Todd Cooper, who covered...  Read More >>

Cocaine Confidential: True Stories Behind the World's Most Notorious Narcotic

Cocaine Confidential: True Stories Behind the World's...

Author: Wensley Clarkson
ISBN: 9781787479012
Format: Paperback
$19.99

Cocaine Confidential goes inside the lives of the coca farmers, the jungle sweat-shop workers, the smugglers, the...  Read More >>

The Rise of the Third Reich: The Takeover of the Continent in the Words of Observers

The Rise of the Third Reich: The Takeover of the Continent...

Author: Robert Lyman
ISBN: 9781445687261
Format: Hardback
$51.75

A vivid social history of Europe between 1939 and 1941, as the Nazi menace brings a shadow over the continent.  Read More >>

Ghosts of the Fireground: Echoes of the Great Peshtigo Fire and the Calling of a Wildland Firefighter

Ghosts of the Fireground: Echoes of the Great Peshtigo...

Author: Peter M Leschak
ISBN: 9781504055949
Format: Paperback
$30.64

In October 1871, a massive forest fire incinerated the town of Peshtigo, Wisconsin. It was the deadliest fire in...  Read More >>

Amia - An Ongoing Crime: Extended Edition

Amia - An Ongoing Crime: Extended Edition

Author: Alberto L Zuppi
ISBN: 9781949864106
Format: Paperback
$27.14

On July 18, 1994 the AMIA building in Buenos Aires was decimated by an explosion that killed 85 people and injured...  Read More >>

The Innocent Man

The Innocent Man

Author: John Grisham
ISBN: 9781787463561
Format: Paperback
$19.99

For reasons that were never clear, they suspected Ron Williamson and his friend Dennis Fritz. Ron Williamson was...  Read More >>

The Murderer of Warren Street: The True Story of a Nineteenth-Century Revolutionary

The Murderer of Warren Street: The True Story of a Nineteenth-Century...

Author: Marc Mulholland
ISBN: 9781786090263
Format: Paperback
$22.99

Following in Barthelemy's footsteps, Mulholland leads us from the barricades of the French capital and the icy rooftops...  Read More >>

The Stepney Doorstep Society: The remarkable true story of the women who ruled the East End through war and peace

The Stepney Doorstep Society: The remarkable true story...

Author: Kate Thompson
ISBN: 9780718189860
Format: Paperback
$19.99

While the men were away at war it was strong women like Joan, Marie, Babs, Beattie and Minksy who ruled the streets...  Read More >>

The Age of Light

The Age of Light

Author: Whitney Scharer
ISBN: 9781509889129
Format: Hardback
$34.99

A sweeping debut about a love affair amidst the smoky cabarets, opium dens and Surrealist parties of 1930s Paris....  Read More >>

The Cave: The Inside Story of the Amazing Thai Cave Rescue

The Cave: The Inside Story of the Amazing Thai Cave...

Author: Liam Cochrane
ISBN: 9780733340130
Format: Paperback
$29.99

Twelve lost boys, their coach, and the heroes who rescued them. When the 12 young members of the Wild Boars...  Read More >>

Groping for Truth - My Uphill Struggle for Respect

Groping for Truth - My Uphill Struggle for Respect

Author: Montaha Hidefi
ISBN: 9781775275688
Format: Paperback
$28.44

Montaha Hidefi's Groping for Truth - My Uphill Struggle for Respect, is a gripping #MeToo movement-inspired memoir...  Read More >>

Unsolved Murders: True Crime Cases Uncovered

Unsolved Murders: True Crime Cases Uncovered

Author: Amber Hunt ,  Emily G. Thompson
ISBN: 9780241361320
Format: Hardback
$24.99

Ever wondered who murdered JonBenet Ramsey, or who terrorized San Francisco as the Zodiac Killer? Puzzled over the...  Read More >>

Freedom Fighter: My War Against ISIS on the Frontlines of Syria

Freedom Fighter: My War Against ISIS on the Frontlines...

Author: Joanna Palani
ISBN: 9781786494351
Format: Paperback
$25.85

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