REAL LIFE

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  1. Stories For Boys

    Stories for Boys: A Memoir

    $16.95

    In this memoir of fathers and sons, Gregory Martin struggles to reconcile the father he thought he knew with a man who has just survived a suicide attempt; a man who had been having anonymous affairs with men throughout his thirty-nine years of marriage; and who now must begin his life as a gay man. Learn More
  2. Still Points North

    Still Points North: One Alaskan Childhood, One Grown-up World, One Long Journey Home

    $26.00

    Part adventure story, part love story, part homecoming, Still Points North is a page-turning memoir that explores the extremes of belonging and exile, and the difference between how to survive and knowing how to truly live. Learn More
  3. Stealing History

    Stealing History

    $17.95

    In the tradition of essayists like Montaigne and Emerson, Gerald Stern reflects with wit, pathos, rage, and tenderness, on 85 years of life. Learn More
  4. Spent: A Memoir

    Spent: A Memoir

    $24.00

    A small town girl leaves her troubled family and starts stripping — which introduces her to a community that keeps her sober and saves her life — but a roller-coaster lifestyle ensues. Learn More
  5. Someone Could Get Hurt

    Someone Could Get Hurt: A Memoir of Twenty-First-Century Parenthood

    $25.00

    A sharp, funny, and heartfelt memoir about fatherhood and the ups and downs of raising a family in modern America. Learn More
  6. sister of the road

    Sister Of The Road: The Autobiorgraphy Of Boxcar Bertha

    $15.00

    The frank, uncensored story of a wandering woman of the underworld. Learn More
  7. The Silence Of Our Friends

    Silence of Our Friends

    $16.99

    As the civil rights struggle heats up in Texas, two families—one white, one black—find common ground. Learn More
  8. Shit Magnet

    Shit Magnet: One Man's Miraculous Ability to Absorb the World's Guilt

    $16.95

    One Man's Miraculous Ability To Absorb The World's Guilt. Learn More
  9. Shell Shocked

    Shell Shocked: My Life with the Turtles, Flo and Eddie, and Frank Zappa, etc.

    $24.99

    If Howard Kaylan had sung only one song, the Turtles' 1967 No. 1 smash hit "Happy Together," his place in rock-and-roll history would still be secure. But that recording, named in 1999 by BMI as one of the top 50 songs of the 20th century, with over five million radio plays, is only the tip of a rather eye-opening iceberg. Learn More
  10. Shanty Irish

    Shanty Irish

    $21.95

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    Memories of an Irish-American growing up log-shack poor in small-town Ohio. Learn More

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