REAL LIFE

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  1. 84, Charing Cross Road

    84, Charing Cross Road

    $13.00

    It all began with a letter inquiring about second-hand books, written by Helene Hanff in New York, and posted to a bookshop at 84, Charing Cross Road in As Helene's sarcastic and witty letters are responded to by the stodgy and proper Frank Doel of 84, Charing Cross Road, a relationship blossoms into a warm, charming, feisty love affair. Learn More
  2. A Lie of Reinvention

    A Lie of Reinvention: Correcting Manning Marable's Malcolm X

    $18.95

    A Lie of Reinvention is a response to Manning Marable’s biography of Malcolm X, A Life of Reinvention. Learn More
  3. An Afghanistan Picture Show

    Afghanistan Picture Show or, How I Saved The World

    $16.95

    Never before available in paperback and all but invisible for twenty years, a personal account of the origins of America’s longest war. Learn More
  4. Aftermath Of Forever

    Aftermath Of Forever: How I Loved And Lost And Found Myself

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    Love and music collide in this refreshing, uplifting memoir that chronicles the romantic coming-of-age of a woman in her 20s experiencing the dating scene in the San Francisco Bay Area. Learn More
  5. Al Jaffee's Mad Life

    Al Jaffee's Mad Life

    $16.99

    Jaffee’s inventive work has enlivened the pages of MAD since 1955. To date he has pickled three generations of American kids in the brine of satire, and continues to bring millions of childhoods to untimely ends with the knowledge that parents are hypocrites, teachers are dummies, politicians are liars, and life isn’t fair. Learn More
  6. An American Demon

    American Demon: A Memoir

    $19.95

    An American Demon is Jack Grisham’s story of depravity and redemption, terror and spiritual deliverance. Learn More
  7. American Nerd: The Story Of My People

    American Nerd: The Story Of My People

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    Most people know a nerd when they see one but can't define just what a nerd is. Learn More
  8. An Education

    An Education

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    When Lynn Barber was sixteen, a stranger in a maroon sports car pulled up beside her as she was on her way home from school and offered her a ride. It was the beginning of a long journey from innocence to precocious experience—an affair with an older man that would change her life. Learn More
  9. Another Bullshit Night In Suck City

    Another Bullshit Night In Suck City: A Memoir

    $14.95

    Nick Flynn met his father when he was twenty-seven years old, working as a caseworker in a homeless shelter in Boston. Learn More
  10. Apathy for the Devil

    Apathy for the Devil: A Seventies Memoir

    $17.95

    Chronicling Nick Kent’s up-close , personal, often harrowing adventures with the Rolling Stones, Lester Bangs, David Bowie, Led Zeppelin, the Sex Pistols, and Chrissie Hynde, among scores of others, Apathy for the Devil is a picaresque memoir that bears witness to the beautiful and the damned of this turbulent decade. Learn More

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