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I Got This

• <b>Author:</b> Jennifer Hudson<p><b>An honest and inspirational story of dreaming big, winning big, and losing big, by one of today’s most-beautiful voices and brightest Hollywood stars.</b><p>Exciting, inspirational, and honest, <i>I Got This</i> is Jennifer’s journey from a girl growing up on Chicago’s South Side to …

Once Upon a Secret

• <b>Author:</b> Mimi Alford<p><b>#1</b> <i>NEW YORK TIMES</i> <b>BESTSELLER</b> <b></b><br>In the summer of 1962, nineteen-year-old Mimi Beardsley arrived in Washington, D.C., to begin an internship in the White House press office. After just three days on the job, the privileged but sheltered young woman was presented to the President …

I, Rhoda

• <b>Author:</b> Valerie Harper<p>As Mary Richards’s lovable and self-deprecating best friend Rhoda Morgenstern on <i>The Mary Tyler Moore Show,</i> Valerie Harper, too, turned the world on with her smile. Viewers could relate to Rhoda, native New Yorker and struggling working girl, who was unlucky in love and …

With or Without You

• <b>Author:</b> Domenica Ruta<p><b>NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY</b><br>Domenica Ruta grew up in a working-class, unforgiving town north of Boston, in a trash-filled house on a dead-end road surrounded by a river and a salt marsh. Her mother, Kathi, a notorious local …

The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe

• <b>Author:</b> J. Randy Taraborrelli<p>NOW A LIFETIME MINISERIES STARRING KELLI GARNER AND ACADEMY AWARD® WINNER SUSAN SARANDON World Premiere May 30th & 31st at 8/7c<br>From <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author J. Randy Taraborrelli comes the definitive biography of the most enduring icon in popular American …

Lost Cat

• <b>Author:</b> Caroline Paul<p><b>A Finalist for the 26th Lambda Literary Award</b><p>Caroline Paul was recovering from a bad accident and thought things couldn't get worse. But then her beloved cat Tibia disappeared. She and her partner, illustrator Wendy MacNaughton, mourned his loss. Yet weeks later, Tibia waltzed …

What Remains

• <b>Author:</b> Carole Radziwill<p>A stunning, tragic memoir about John F. Kennedy Jr., his wife Carolyn Bissett, and his cousin Anthony Radziwill, by Radziwill’s widow, now a star of <i>The Real Housewives of New York</i>.<p><i>What Remains</i> is a vivid and haunting memoir about a girl from a working-class town who becomes …

Remembering Whitney

• <b>Author:</b> Cissy Houston<p>The definitive account of Whitney Houston’s astonishing life, ground-breaking career, and tragic death — complete with never-before-seen photographs — from the only one who truly knows the story behind the headlines: her mother, Cissy Houston.<p>Cissy has said little publicly …

Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)

• <b>Author:</b> Mindy Kaling<p>Mindy Kaling has lived many lives: the obedient child of immigrant professionals, a timid chubster afraid of her own bike, a Ben Affleck–impersonating Off-Broadway performer and playwright, and, finally, a comedy writer and actress prone to starting fights with her friends and …

Most Talkative

• <b>Author:</b> Andy Cohen<p><b>The man behind the Real Housewives writes about his lifelong love affair with pop culture that brought him from the suburbs of St. Louis to his own television show</b><p>From a young age, Andy Cohen knew one thing: He loved television. Not in the way that most kids do, but in an …

Everything Is Perfect When You're a Liar

• <b>Author:</b> Kelly Oxford<p>Kelly Oxford is . . .<p>A wunderkind producer of pirated stage productions for six-year-olds<p>Not the queen of the world<p>An underage schnitzel-house dishwasher<p>The kid who stood up to a bully and almost passed out from the resulting adrenaline rush<p>A born salesman<p>Capable of willing her …

Moms Who Drink and Swear

• <b>Author:</b> Nicole Knepper<p><b>If you feel like your kids are killing you, you’ve come to the right place.</b><p>Attention all potty-mouthed, cheap-wine-drinking mothers: Prepare to meet your match. Any bad thought you’ve had about your kids, Nicole Knepper has had worse. Much worse. It’s not that she doesn’t love …

90 Minutes in Heaven

• <b>Author:</b> Don Piper<p>As he is driving home from a minister's conference, Baptist minister Don Piper collides with a semi-truck that crosses into his lane. He is pronounced dead at the scene. For the next 90 minutes, Piper experiences heaven where he is greeted by those who had influenced him …

Kitchen Confidential

• <b>Author:</b> Anthony Bourdain<p><i>Kitchen Confidential</i> reveals what Bourdain calls "twenty-five years of sex, drugs, bad behavior and haute cuisine."<br>Last summer, <i>The New Yorker</i> published Chef Bourdain's shocking, "Don't Eat Before Reading This." Bourdain spared no one's appetite when he told all about what …

Mrs. Kennedy and Me

• <b>Author:</b> Clint Hill<p>The #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling memoir by Clint Hill that <i>Kirkus Reviews</i> called “clear and honest prose free from salaciousness and gossip,” Jackie Kennedy’s personal Secret Service agent details his very close relationship with the First Lady during the four years leading up to …