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This week’s new books in Biographies and Memoirs

Here are this week’s new releases for the category ‘Biographies and Memoirs’.

★ Our Staff Pick ★
The Bettencourt Affair: The World’s Richest Woman and the Scandal That Rocked Paris
Stores: USA | Canada | Kindle | UK Kindle

By Tom Sancton
ISBN: 1101984473
Publisher: Dutton
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $18.73

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Warner Bros: The Making of an American Movie Studio
Stores: USA | Canada | Kindle | UK Kindle

By David Thomson
ISBN: 0300197608
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $17.81

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America 51: A Probe into the Realities That Are Hiding Inside “The Greatest Country in the World”
Stores: USA | Canada | Italy | Kindle | UK Kindle

By Corey Taylor
ISBN: 0306825449
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $13.68

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Truth Doesn’t Have a Side: My Alarming Discovery about the Danger of Contact Sports
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Kindle

By Bennet Omalu
ISBN: 0310351960
Publisher: Zondervan
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $11.64

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Stanton: Lincoln’s War Secretary
Stores: USA | Canada | Kindle

By Walter Stahr
ISBN: 1476739307
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $17.50

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Playing Hurt: My Journey from Despair to Hope
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Kindle

By John Saunders, John U. Bacon
ISBN: 0306824736
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $9.59

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The Kelloggs: The Battling Brothers of Battle Creek
Stores: USA | Canada | Kindle

By Howard Markel
ISBN: 0307907279
Publisher: Pantheon
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $17.49

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Girl on a Wire: Walking the Line Between Faith and Freedom in the Westboro Baptist Church
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Italy | Kindle | UK Kindle

By Libby Phelps, Sara Stewart
ISBN: 151070325X
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $16.50

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Bones: Brothers, Horses, Cartels, and the Borderland Dream
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Kindle

By Joe Tone
ISBN: 0812989600
Publisher: One World
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $9.58

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Keep Your Airspeed Up: The Story of a Tuskegee Airman
Stores: USA | Canada | Italy | Kindle | UK Kindle

By Harold H. Brown, Marsha S. Bordner
ISBN: 0817319581
Publisher: University Alabama Press
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $22.96

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Life in Code: A Personal History of Technology
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Kindle

By Ellen Ullman
ISBN: 0374534519
Publisher: MCD
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $12.84

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PTL: The Rise and Fall of Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker’s Evangelical Empire
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Italy | Kindle | UK Kindle

By John Wigger
ISBN: 0199379718
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: August 4, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $21.13

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Missileman: The Secret Life of Cold War Engineer Wallace Clauson
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Italy | Kindle | UK Kindle

By John Clauson
ISBN: 1944229663
Publisher: WND Books
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $19.56

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Rescued from ISIS: The Gripping True Story of How a Father Saved His Son
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Kindle

By Dimitri Bontinck
ISBN: 1250147581
Publisher: St. Martin’s Press
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Hardcover
Estimated price: $10.59

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Between Two Worlds: Lessons from the Other Side
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Italy | Kindle

By Tyler Henry
ISBN: 1501152637
Publisher: Gallery Books
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $10.11

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A Life in Parts
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Kindle | UK Kindle

By Bryan Cranston
ISBN: 1476793875
Publisher: Scribner
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $7.60

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The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Italy | Kindle | UK Kindle

By Amy Schumer
ISBN: 1501139894
Publisher: Gallery Books
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $10.10

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At the Existentialist Café: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails with Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Others
Stores: USA | Kindle

By Sarah Bakewell
ISBN: 1590518896
Publisher: Other Press
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $9.15

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Above the Line: Lessons in Leadership and Life from a Championship Program
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Kindle | UK Kindle

By Urban Meyer, Wayne Coffey
ISBN: 1101980729
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $10.67

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You Play the Girl: On Playboy Bunnies, Stepford Wives, Train Wrecks, & Other Mixed Messages
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Italy | Kindle

By Carina Chocano
ISBN: 0544648943
Publisher: Mariner Books
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $6.90

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Who Are Venus and Serena Williams?
Stores: USA | Canada | Italy | Kindle

By James Buckley Jr.
ISBN: 0515158038
Publisher: Penguin Workshop
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $4.02

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LIFE Diana: A Princess Remembered
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Italy | Kindle | UK Kindle

By The Editors of LIFE
ISBN: 168330912X
Publisher: LIFE
Publication date: August 4, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $6.55

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Who Is Pope Francis?
Stores: USA | Canada | Italy | Kindle | UK Kindle

By Stephanie Spinner
ISBN: 0451533364
Publisher: Penguin Workshop
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $4.02

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Alexander Hamilton: The Graphic History of an American Founding Father
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Kindle | UK Kindle

By Jonathan Hennessey
ISBN: 039958000X
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $10.99

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A Little Thing Called Life: On Loving Elvis Presley, Bruce Jenner, and Songs in Between
Stores: USA | Canada | Kindle

By Linda Thompson
ISBN: 0062469754
Publisher: Dey Street Books
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $10.94

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Living with No Excuses: The Remarkable Rebirth of an American Soldier
Stores: USA | Canada | Italy | Kindle | UK Kindle

By Noah Galloway
ISBN: 1455596914
Publisher: Center Street
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $11.22

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Miles from Nowhere: An Inevitable Journey of Love and Self-Discovery
Stores: USA | UK | Canada

By Victoria Takacs
ISBN: 0997987502
Publisher: Mill City Press, Inc.
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $14.89

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Love Began in Laos: The Story of an Extraordinary Life
Stores: USA | UK | Canada | Italy

By Penelope Khounta
ISBN: 0692927298
Publisher: PBK Press
Publication date: August 3, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $16.95

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Carry On: A Story of Resilience, Redemption, and an Unlikely Family
Stores: USA | Canada | Italy | Kindle | UK Kindle

By Lisa Fenn
ISBN: 0062427849
Publisher: Harper Wave
Publication date: August 8, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $10.11

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Hey Guys, Did I Miss Anything?: A Journey Back from Five Months in a Coma
Stores: USA | Kindle | UK Kindle

By David Raborn
ISBN: 1521953570
Publisher: Independently published
Publication date: August 3, 2017
Binding: Paperback
Estimated price: $12.79

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