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  1. Hannah Arendt: The Last Interview: And Other Conversations

    Hannah Arendt: The Last Interview: And Other Conversations

    $15.95

    "There are no dangerous thoughts for the simple reason that thinking itself is such a dangerous enterprise." —Hannah Arendt Learn More
  2. Hardcore Zen

    Hardcore Zen: Punk Rock, Monster Movies And The Truth About Reality

    $14.95

    Question authority. Question society. Question reality. Question yourself. Question your conclusions, your judgments, your answers. Question this. Learn More
  3. Harley Loco

    Harley Loco: A Memoir of Hard Living, Hair, and Post-Punk, from the Middle East to the Lower East Side

    $16.00

    When Rayya Elias was seven, her family fled their native Syria to settle in Detroit. Bullied in school and rebelling against her traditional home-life, Rayya turned her sights to fashion and music. She became a hairdresser and started a band that played the club scene in the early 1980s before she moved to New York at age twenty-three to further her musical career. Learn More
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    Harmful To Minors

    $16.95

    The Perils Of Protecting Children From Sex. Learn More
  5. Harvey Kurtzman

    Harvey Kurtzman: The Man Who Created MAD and Revolutionized Humor in America

    $34.99

    Harvey Kurtzman created MAD, and MAD revolutionized humor in America. Learn More
  6. Herbert Huncke

    Herbert Huncke: The Times Square Hustler Who Inspired Jack Kerouac And The Beat Generation

    $17.95

    Muse and mentor to Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs, and Jack Kerouac—who said of him, “Huncke is the greatest storyteller I know, an absolute genius at it”— Herbert Huncke steps out of the shadow of his more famous peers in this absorbing and tender biography by Hilary Holladay. Learn More
  7. Hidden Cities

    Hidden Cities: Travels to the Secret Corners of the World's Great Metropolises - A Memoir of Urban Exploration

    $16.95

    In this fascinating glimpse into the world of urban exploration, Moses Gates describes his trespasses in some of the most illustrious cities in the world from Paris to Cairo to Moscow. Learn More
  8. High Holiday Porn

    High Holiday Porn: A Memoir

    $25.99

    Eytan Bayme went to Jewish day school and Jewish camp. He lived across the street from a synagogue in the Bronx, which he attended weekly, and ate strictly kosher food for most of his childhood. Learn More
  9. Hitch-22 (trade paperback)

    Hitch-22: A Memoir

    $14.99

    Over the course of his 60 years, Christopher Hitchens has been a citizen of both the United States and the United Kingdom. He has been both a socialist opposed to the war in Vietnam and a supporter of the U.S. war against Islamic extremism in Iraq. Learn More
  10. Hold Still

    Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs

    $32.00

    A revealing and beautifully written memoir and family history from acclaimed photographer Sally Mann. Learn More
  11. How to Be Black (paperback)

    How to Be Black

    $14.99

    If You Don't Buy This Book, You're a Racist. Learn More
  12. How to Grow Up: A Memoir

    How to Grow Up: A Memoir

    $16.00

    A gutsy, wise memoir-in-essays from a writer praised as “impossible to put down” (People) Learn More
  13. How to Make Love Like a Porn Star

    How To Make Love Like A Porn Star: A Cautionary Tale

    $16.99

    In the underbelly of Las Vegas, a cesspool of warring biker gangs and seedy strip clubs transformed the gawky, brace-faced Jenna Massoli into the bombshell Jenna Jameson. Learn More
  14. How to Piss in Public

    How to Piss in Public: From Teenage Rebellion to the Hangover of Adulthood

    $24.00

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    Though technically a memoir, this is more a compendium of hair-whitening bar stories that punch you in the throat until your eyes explode. Learn More
  15. Howard Zinn: A Life on the Left (tpb)

    Howard Zinn: A Life on the Left

    $18.95

    Howard Zinn was perhaps the best-known and most widely celebrated popular interpreter of American history in the twentieth century, renowned as a bestselling author, a political activist, a lecturer, and one of America’s most recognizable and admired progressive voices. Learn More
  16. Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body

    Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body

    $25.99

    NOT YET AVAILABLE. This title is currently scheduled to be released on June 14, 2016. Note: release dates and prices are subject to change. Learn More
  17. I Am Malala (paperback)

    I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban

    $16.00

    When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. Learn More
  18. I Await The Devil's Coming

    I Await the Devil's Coming

    $16.00

    Mary MacLane’s I Await the Devil’s Coming is a shocking, brave and intellectually challenging diary of a 19-year-old girl living in Butte, Montana in 1902. Written in potent, raw prose that propelled the author to celebrity upon publication, the book has become almost completely forgotten. Learn More
  19. I Blame Dennis Hopper

    I Blame Dennis Hopper: And Other Stories from a Life Lived In and Out of the Movies

    $25.99

    From award-winning actress Illeana Douglas comes a memoir about learning to survive in Hollywood while staying true to her quirky vision of the world. Learn More
  20. I Can Give You Anything But Love

    I Can Give You Anything But Love

    $25.95

    The long-awaited memoir from one of the most acclaimed radical writers in American literature. Learn More
  21. I Have Fun Everywhere I Go

    I Have Fun Everywhere I Go

    $15.00

    Savage Tales Of Pot, Porn, Punk Rock, Pro Wrestling, Talking Apes, Evil Bosses, Dirty Blues, American Heroes, And The Most Notorious Magazines In The World. Learn More
  22. I Love a Broad Margin to My Life

    I Love a Broad Margin to My Life

    $24.95

    In her singular voice—humble, elegiac, practical—Maxine Hong Kingston sets out to reflect on aging as she turns sixty-five. Learn More
  23. I Was A Teenage Dominatrix

    I Was A Teenage Dominatrix: A Memoir

    $14.95

    Ride shotgun with Shawna Kenney as she transforms herself from young, broke, and miserable to an educated, confident woman after answering one newspaper ad: "Get Paid for Being a Bitch." Learn More
  24. I Wasn't Strong Like This When I Started Out

    I Wasn't Strong Like This When I Started Out: True Stories of Becoming a Nurse

    $15.95

    This collection of true narratives reflects the dynamism and diversity of nurses, who provide the first vital line of patient care. Learn More
  25. I'm With Fatty

    I'm With Fatty: Losing Fifty Pounds in Fifty Miserable Weeks

    $15.00

    For most people, weight loss is spurred by a pair of tight pants or a photo that shows one too many chins. But Edward Ugel isn’t most people. Ugel was forced to lose weight after his wife recorded him snoring—a sound so deafeningly horrible that his “turncoat” doctor made him wear a CPAP machine to sleep every night. Learn More

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