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Sophia Amoruso.
Publisher: Portfolio.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781591847939.  Daedalus Item Code: 59239
She spent her teens hitchhiking, committing petty theft, and scrounging in dumpsters for leftover bagels; by age 22 Sophia Amoruso was broke, directionless, and checking IDs in the lobby of an art ... (Read More)
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366 Days in Abraham Lincoln's Presidency: The Private, Political, and Military Decisions of America's Greatest President
Stephen A. Wynalda. Harry Turtledove, intro.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781602399945.  Daedalus Item Code: 50120
In an innovative format similar to a daily journal, journalist Stephen Wynalda presents this detailed, day-by-day record of Abraham Lincoln's decisions in office, including his signing of the ... (Read More)
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About Beckett: The Playwright and the Work
John Fletcher.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571230112.  Daedalus Item Code: 53406
The author of numerous works on Beckett, including the Faber Critical Guide to Samuel Beckett, John Fletcher here offers a thorough and accessible volume that explains why Beckett's work is so ... (Read More)
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All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes
Maya Angelou.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780679734048.  Daedalus Item Code: 49415
In 1962, as a poet and performer in her early 30s, Maya Angelou claimed another piece of her identity by moving to the newly independent Ghana, joining a community of "Revolutionist Returnees" ... (Read More)
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American Isis: The Life and Art of Sylvia Plath
Carl Rollyson.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312640248.  Daedalus Item Code: 44201
Renowned for such classics as Ariel and The Bell Jar and notorious for her volatile marriage to poet Ted Hughes and her suicide at age 30, Sylvia Plath has become a somewhat mythical ... (Read More)
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Andrew Marvell: The Chameleon
Nigel Smith.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300181968.  Daedalus Item Code: 42502
Both a noted civil servant under Cromwell's Protectorate and a long-serving member of Parliament during the Restoration, Andrew Marvell (1621–1678) is also the metaphysical poet who gave us such ... (Read More)
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Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life
Barbara Kingsolver with Steven L. Hopp & Camille Kingsolver.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060852566.  Daedalus Item Code: 59454
(Winner of a 2008 James Beard Award for Best Food Writing and a Book Sense Book of the Year) In a memoir full of her renowned candor and pluck, Barbara Kingsolver tells how she and her family ... (Read More)
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Ariel's Gift: A Commentary on Birthday Letters by Ted Hughes
Erica Wagner.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780571200856.  Daedalus Item Code: 32886
Thirty-five years after Sylvia Plath committed suicide, Ted Hughes published Birthday Letters, an award-winning book of poems in which he explores his feelings for his late wife. Along with 16 ... (Read More)
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The Ballad of Bob Dylan: A Portrait
Daniel Mark Epstein.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061807336.  Daedalus Item Code: 43960
Through the lens of four seminal concerts, the poet and biographer who gave us Lincoln and Whitman and The Lincolns: Portrait of a Marriage here offers an intimate, vivid, and ... (Read More)
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Beautiful for Ever: Madame Rachel of Bond Street: Cosmetician, Con-Artist and Blackmailer
Helen Rappaport.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099570134.  Daedalus Item Code: 51073
Madame Rachel had everything: a Mayfair address, the title of "purveyor to Her Majesty the Queen," a shop full of expensive creams and potions, and an aristocratic, rich—and gullible—clientele. This ... (Read More)
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Ben-Gurion: A Political Life
Shimon Peres. David Landau, interviewer.
Publisher: NextBook/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780805242829.  Daedalus Item Code: 38034
Based in part on a series of interviews with journalist David Landau, Shimon Peres offers this insider's view of Israel's first prime minister. Illustrated with 12 pages of black and white ... (Read More)
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Between the World and Me
Ta-Nehisi Coates.
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780812993547.  Daedalus Item Code: 59768
(Winner of the 2015 National Book Award for Nonfiction) The author of The Beautiful Struggle and winner of the National Magazine Award, the Hillman Prize, and the George Polk Award, ... (Read More)
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