Dancing at the Pity Party

Dancing at the Pity PartyPart poignant cancer memoir and part humorous reflection on a motherless life, this debut graphic novel is extraordinarily comforting and engaging n nFrom before her mother s first oncology appointment through the stages of her cancer to the funeral, sitting shiva, and afterward, when she must try to

What We Carry: A Memoir

What We Carry: A MemoirIn caring for her aging mother and her own young daughter, writer Maya Shanbhag Lang a new voice of the highest caliber Rebecca Makkai confronts the legacy of family myths and how the stories shared between parents and children reverberate through generations a deeply moving memoir about immi

Funny Weather: Art in an Emergency

Funny Weather: Art in an EmergencyOne of the finest writers of the new non fiction Harper s Bazaar explores the role of art in the tumultuous twenty first century n nIn the age of Trump and Brexit, every crisis is instantly overridden by the next The turbulent political weather of the twenty first century generates anxiety and m

Think Like a Monk

Think Like a MonkJay Shetty, social media superstar and host of the 1 podcast On Purpose , distils the timeless wisdom he learned as a practising monk into practical steps anyone can take every day to live a less anxious, meaningful life n nOver the past three years, Jay Shetty has become one of the world s mo

The Chiffon Trenches

The Chiffon TrenchesFrom the pages of Vogue to the runways of Paris, this deeply revealing memoir by a legendary style icon captures the fashion world from the inside out, in its most glamorous and most cutthroat moments The Chiffon Trenches honestly and candidly captures fifty sublime years of fashion Manolo Blahn

This Is All I Got

This Is All I GotA riveting account of a year in the life of a young, homeless single mother, her quest to find stability and shelter in New York City and the journalist who got too close while telling her story n nMore than forty five million Americans attempt to survive under the poverty line, day by day Nearly 60

How Not to Be a Hot Mess: A Survival Guide for Modern Life

How Not to Be a Hot Mess: A Survival Guide for Modern LifeThe dumpster fire of life rages on, but you got this Practice six rules to keep you grounded, weather the storm, and actually be a decent person n nIt may seem like the world is going to hell in a hand basket right now Whether it s big stuff like politics and climate change, or just the daily spin

Hell and Other Destinations: A 21st-Century Memoir

Hell and Other Destinations: A 21st-Century MemoirFormer Secretary of State Madeleine Albrigh reflects on the final stages of her career, and working productively into your her decades in this revealing, funny, and inspiring memoir n nIn 2001, when Madeleine Albright was leaving office as America s first female secretary of state, interviewers asked

Growing Old: Notes on Aging with Something like Grace

Growing Old: Notes on Aging with Something like GraceFrom the revered author of the bestselling The Hidden Life of Dogs, a witty, engaging, life affirming account of the joy, strength, and wisdom that comes with age n nElizabeth Marshall Thomas has spent a lifetime observing the natural world, chronicling the customs of pre contact hunter gatherers and

You Are an Artist

You Are an ArtistA few years ago curator Sarah Urist Green left her office in the basement of an art museum to travel and visit a diverse range of artists, asking them to share prompts that relate to their own ways of working The result is You Are an Artist, a journey of creation through which you ll invent imagina

Educated

EducatedTara Westover was 17 the first time she set foot in a classroom Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home canned peaches and sleeping with her head for the hills bag In the summer she stewed herbs for her mother, a midwife and heale

The Tattooist of Auschwitz (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, #1)

The Tattooist of Auschwitz (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, #1)In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz Birkenau When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a T towierer the German word for tattooist , tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners.

Becoming

BecomingIn a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era As First Lady of the United States of America the first African American to serve in that role she helped create the most welcoming and inclusive White House in his

Themes and Variations

Themes and VariationsIn this Kindle exclusive essay, international bestselling humor writer David Sedaris shares the rewards of a book tour and his devoted readers worst kept secrets.Dismissed by a bored author at a book signing, a betrayed young man named David Sedaris made a vow Someday, when it was his turn at the