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

More Than Love: An Intimate Portrait of My Mother, Natalie Wood ★ Our Staff Pick ★
More Than Love: An Intimate Portrait of My Mother, Natalie Wood
By Natasha Gregson Wagner

Publisher: Scribner
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9781982111182
Format: Hardcover

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In the Shadow of the Valley: A Memoir In the Shadow of the Valley: A Memoir
By Bobi Conn

Publisher: Little A
Publication date: May 1, 2020

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Pelosi Pelosi
By Molly Ball

Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9781250252869
Format: Hardcover

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Incomparable Incomparable
By Brie Bella (Author), Nikki Bella (Author)

Publisher: Gallery Books
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9781501191916
Format: Hardcover

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You're Not Special: A (Sort-of) Memoir You're Not Special: A (Sort-of) Memoir
By Meghan Rienks

Publisher: Gallery Books
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9781982110109
Format: Hardcover

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Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Søren Kierkegaard Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Søren Kierkegaard
By Clare Carlisle

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9780374231187
Format: Hardcover

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The Rural Diaries: Love, Livestock, and Big Life Lessons Down on Mischief Farm The Rural Diaries: Love, Livestock, and Big Life Lessons Down on Mischief Farm
By Hilarie Burton

Publisher: HarperOne
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9780062862754
Format: Hardcover

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Dirt: Adventures in Lyon as a Chef in Training, Father, and Sleuth Looking for the Secret of French Cooking Dirt: Adventures in Lyon as a Chef in Training, Father, and Sleuth Looking for the Secret of French Cooking
By Bill Buford

Publisher: Knopf
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9780307271013
Format: Hardcover

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Resistance: A Songwriter's Story of Hope, Change, and Courage Resistance: A Songwriter's Story of Hope, Change, and Courage
By Tori Amos

Publisher: Atria Books
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9781982104153
Format: Hardcover

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The Lincoln Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill America's 16th President--and Why It Failed The Lincoln Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill America's 16th President–and Why It Failed
By Brad Meltzer (Author), Josh Mensch (Author)

Publisher: Flatiron Books
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9781250317476
Format: Hardcover

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Life In A Box: Traveller. Antiques Dealer. Mother. Model. Iconoclast. Life In A Box: Traveller. Antiques Dealer. Mother. Model. Iconoclast.
By Sarah Jane Adams

Publisher: Murdoch Books
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9781911632443
Format: Hardcover

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James Monroe: A Life James Monroe: A Life
By Tim McGrath

Publisher: Dutton
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9780451477262
Format: Hardcover

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Save Me the Plums: My Gourmet Memoir Save Me the Plums: My Gourmet Memoir
By Ruth Reichl

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9780812982381
Format: Paperback

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Music by Max Steiner: The Epic Life of Hollywood's Most Influential Composer (Cultural Biographies) Music by Max Steiner: The Epic Life of Hollywood's Most Influential Composer (Cultural Biographies)
By Steven C. Smith

Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: May 1, 2020
ISBN: 9780190623272
Format: Hardcover

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President without a Party: The Life of John Tyler President without a Party: The Life of John Tyler
By Christopher J. Leahy

Publisher: LSU Press
Publication date: May 6, 2020
ISBN: 9780807172544
Format: Hardcover

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Every Man a Hero: A Memoir of D-Day, the First Wave at Omaha Beach, and a World at War Every Man a Hero: A Memoir of D-Day, the First Wave at Omaha Beach, and a World at War
By Ray Lambert (Author), Jim DeFelice (Author)

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9780062947581
Format: Paperback

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Whatever It Took: An American Paratrooper's Extraordinary Memoir of Escape, Survival, and Heroism in the Last Days of World War II Whatever It Took: An American Paratrooper's Extraordinary Memoir of Escape, Survival, and Heroism in the Last Days of World War II
By Henry Langrehr (Author), Jim DeFelice (Author)

Publisher: William Morrow
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9780063027428
Format: Hardcover

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Catastrophes and Heroes: True Stories of Man-made Disasters Catastrophes and Heroes: True Stories of Man-made Disasters
By Jerry Borrowman

Publisher: Shadow Mountain
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9781629727394
Format: Hardcover

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Lucky-Anil Nayar's Story: A Portrait of a Legendary Squash Champion Lucky-Anil Nayar's Story: A Portrait of a Legendary Squash Champion
By Jean Nayar

Publisher: Five Rivers Press
Publication date: May 1, 2020
ISBN: 9781734797305
Format: Paperback

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The Meat and Potatoes of Life: My True Lit Com The Meat and Potatoes of Life: My True Lit Com
By Lisa Smith Molinari

Publisher: Elva Resa Publishing
Publication date: May 1, 2020
ISBN: 9781934617540
Format: Hardcover

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Reaching for the Moon: The Autobiography of NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson Reaching for the Moon: The Autobiography of NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson
By Katherine Johnson

Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9781534440845
Format: Paperback

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Straighten Up and Fly Right: The Life and Music of Nat King Cole (Cultural Biographies) Straighten Up and Fly Right: The Life and Music of Nat King Cole (Cultural Biographies)
By Will Friedwald

Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: May 1, 2020
ISBN: 9780190882044
Format: Hardcover

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The Targeter: My  Life in the CIA, Hunting Terrorists and Challenging the White House The Targeter: My Life in the CIA, Hunting Terrorists and Challenging the White House
By Nada Bakos (Author), Davin Coburn (Primary Contributor)

Publisher: Back Bay Books
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9780316260466
Format: Paperback

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Shallow Graves: A Memoir of the Ethiopia-Eritrea War Shallow Graves: A Memoir of the Ethiopia-Eritrea War
By Richard Reid

Publisher: Hurst
Publication date: May 1, 2020
ISBN: 9781787383289
Format: Paperback

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No Walls and the Recurring Dream: A Memoir No Walls and the Recurring Dream: A Memoir
By Ani DiFranco

Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9780735225190
Format: Paperback

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The Girlfriend Mom: A Memoir The Girlfriend Mom: A Memoir
By Dani Alpert

Publisher: Danigirl Productions, LLC
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9781734575200
Format: Paperback

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Daughter of Thunder: The Calm After the Storm A Memoir Daughter of Thunder: The Calm After the Storm A Memoir
By April Young

Publisher: Xulon Press
Publication date: May 1, 2020
ISBN: 9781631291159
Format: Paperback

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Officer Clemmons: A Memoir Officer Clemmons: A Memoir
By François Clemmons

Publisher: Catapult
Publication date: May 5, 2020
ISBN: 9781948226707
Format: Hardcover

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Gettysburg's Unknown Soldier: The Life, Death, and Celebrity of Amos Humiston Gettysburg's Unknown Soldier: The Life, Death, and Celebrity of Amos Humiston
By Mark H. Dunkelman (Author), Errol Morris (Foreword)

Publisher: Gettysburg Publishing
Publication date: May 1, 2020
ISBN: 9781734627602
Format: Paperback

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Travelling by Train: The Journey of an Autistic Mother Travelling by Train: The Journey of an Autistic Mother
By Laurie Morgen

Publisher: Panoma Press
Publication date: April 30, 2020
ISBN: 9781784529109
Format: Paperback

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Autobiography without Apology: The Personal Essay in Chicanx and Latinx Studies Autobiography without Apology: The Personal Essay in Chicanx and Latinx Studies
By Chon A. Noriega (Editor), Wendy Laura Belcher (Editor), Charlene Villaseñor Black (Editor)

Publisher: UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center Press
Publication date: May 1, 2020
ISBN: 9780895511737
Format: Paperback

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