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NonFICTION TITLES PUBLISHED IN June 2018
Autumn in Venice: Ernest Hemingway and His Last Muse by Andrea Di Robilant
The author of A Venetian Affair traces the story of Hemingway's midlife relationship with 18-year-old Adriana Ivancich, exploring how she inspired the creations of Across the River and Into the Trees and The Old Man and the Sea.
Black Klansman: Race, Hate, and the Undercover Investigation of a Lifetime by Ron Stallworth. Foreword by Jordan Peele.
Tells the true story of the African-American police officer who went undercover to investigate the KKK, the basis for the forthcoming major motion picture written and directed by Spike Lee and produced by Jordan Peele.
Bruce Lee: A Life by Matthew Polly
Featuring rarely seen photos, a first authoritative biography of the martial arts film legend traces his early years in Hong Kong cinema, his work as a celebrity trainer and his stereotype-breaking achievements. By the best-selling author of American Shaolin.
An Excellent Choice: Panic and Joy on My Solo Path to Motherhood by Emma Brockes
The author of She Left Me the Gun presents an uproarious memoir about how she conceived twins via assisted reproduction, describing her extraordinary if haphazard experiences as a British woman navigating an American fertility system.
Famous Father Girl: A Memoir of Growing Up Bernstein by Jamie Bernstein
Leonard Bernstein's oldest daughter presents a deeply intimate memoir of life with her father that shares insights into his complex personality, sense of humor, artistic influence and erratic creative process.
I Will Be Complete: A Memoir by Glen David Gold
A memoir by the best-selling author of Sunnyside traces his upbringing in the wake of his unconventional mother's destructive choices, detailing the loss of family resources, his mother's get-rich-quick schemes and his efforts to survive her abandonment at age 12.
Life in the Garden by Penelope Lively
A philosophical and poetic memoir by the award-winning author of Moon Tiger explores themes of time and memory as well as the lives of influential writers and her own enduring passions for art, literature and gardening.
Little Panic: Dispatches from an Anxious Life by Amanda Stern
The author of the Frankly Frannie series presents a relatable, darkly comic memoir about her lifelong struggles with anxiety, tracing her upbringing by a bohemian mother and sanitized, affluent father in a transforming New York City.
A Little Piece of Light: A Memoir of Hope, Prison, and a Life Unbound by Donna Hylton with Kristine Gasbarre
A groundbreaking advocate for criminal justice reform and featured speaker at the 2017 Women's March describes her collaborative efforts with other influential voices to promote prison safety and end mass incarceration.
Mother American Night: My Life in Crazy Times by John Perry Barlow with Robert Greenfield
Traces the remarkable life story of the lyricist and political campaign manager, describing his upbringing among elite Wyoming ranchers, his vigorous advocacy of internet freedoms and his relationships with figures ranging from Jerry Garcia to Steve Jobs.
No Better Friend, No Worse Enemy: The Life of General James Mattis by Jim Proser
The award-winning author of I'm Staying With My Boys presents a portrait of Secretary of Defense James Mattis that focuses on the code of honor that has made him one of the American military's most respected leaders.
Old in Art School: A Memoir of Starting Over by Neil Painter
A Princeton University historian describes her post-retirement decision to study art, a venture that compelled her to find relevance in the undervalued masters she loves, the obstacles faced by women artists and the challenges of balancing art and life.
Reporter: A Memoir by Seymour M. Hersh
The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and National Book Critics Circle Award-winning author of The Killing of Osama Bin Laden presents an account of his decades-long career scooping some of the most high-impact stories of the last half century.
Room to Dream: A Life by David Lynch & Kristine McKenna
Combines biography and memoir in a collaborative portrait of the visionary filmmaker, artist and creator of Twin Peaks that draws on Lynch's own contributions as well as those of his closest colleagues, friends and family members.
Rough Beauty: Forty Seasons of Mountain Living by Karen Auvinen
A memoir by an award-winning poet describes her retreats to a wilderness cabin to write in solitude and find answers to life's big questions, describing how a catastrophic fire forced her to reconcile her conflicting needs for isolation and community.
Somebody I Used to Know: A Memoir by Wendy Mitchell
A memoir by a former British National Heath Service employee and single parent describes her battles with early onset Alzheimer's, the management techniques she has developed to maintain her independence and her efforts to make sense of her shifting world.
Those Wild Wyndhams: Three Sisters at the Heart of Power by Claudia Renton
Traces the opulent, idiosyncratic lives of Mary, Madeline and Pamela Wyndham against a backdrop of cultural and political life in late-Victorian and Edwardian Britain, in a U.S. release of a prize-winning first biography by an Oxford-educated historian.
Unbeaten: Rocky Marciano's Fight for Perfection in a Crooked World by Mike Stanton
The best-selling author of The Prince of Providence presents a revelatory portrait of the legendary heavyweight champion that includes coverage of his rise from an Italian-immigrant family, his signature "Suzie Q" punch and his struggles with the sport's corrupt elements.
When the Center Held: Gerald Ford and the Rescue of the American Presidency by Donald Rumsfeld
A revealing political memoir of the presidency of Gerald Ford is seen through the eyes of Donald Rumsfeld—a New York Times best-selling author and Ford’s former secretary of defense, chief of staff and longtime personal confidant.
Yes We (Still) Can: Politics in the Age of Obama, Twitter, and Trump by Dan Pfeiffer
The former White House director of communications and current co-host of Pod Save America explores how politics, the media and the internet changed during the Obama administration and how Democrats can fight back in the Trump era.
Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America by Eliza Griswold
The award-winning author of The Tenth Parallel explores the costs of fracking as demonstrated by the volatile personalities and politics of a rural Allegheny town where an unlikely whistle-blower tried to investigate the sources of mysterious local illnesses.
Frenemies: The Epic Disruption of the Ad Business and Everything Else by Ken Auletta
The "Annals of Communication" columnist and author of Googled presents an intimate and awareness-raising assessment of the changes buffeting the $2 trillion global advertising and marketing business as viewed by the industry's most powerful players.
Gigged: The End of the Job and the Future of Work by Sarah Kessler
A deeply sourced, story-driven account of America's growing dependence on freelance labor tackles growing issues related to job security, income, benefits and industry disruptions as they have been analyzed by economic experts and experienced firsthand by workers.
Planet Funny: How Comedy Took over Our Culture by Ken Jennings
From the witty and exuberant New York Times best-selling author comes a history of humor—from fart jokes on clay Sumerian tablets all the way up to the latest Twitter memes—that tells the story of how comedy came to rule the modern world.
Squeezed: Why Our Families Can't Afford America by Alissa Quart
The executive editor of the journalism nonprofit, Economic Hardship Reporting Project, outlines counter-intuitive recommendations for meeting the challenges of today's high parenting costs and unstable job markets that are imposing difficult hardships on the middle class.
The Third Bank of the River: Power and Survival in the Twenty-First Century Amazon by Chris Feliciano Arnold
A veteran journalist evaluates the state of the war over the Amazon, tracing the efforts of environmental activists, locals and indigenous tribes to save the jungle from the dangers of loggers, drug lords and corrupt politicians.