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The Yellow House

December 25, 2019

This won the National Book Award in 2019 for a reason. A stunning memoir that invites you to be a part of this family.

Jamie

Dolly Parton’s America

October 23, 2019

An alltimer from Jad Abumrad about American icon, Dolly Parton.

Knox

Inheritance

September 11, 2019

It's rare that the fifth memoir you write is your best, but this one is riveting.

Jamie

Raised in Captivity: Fictional Nonfiction

July 31, 2019

I love Chuck Klosterman in all things and this departure from his typical fare is no different. Same voice, but with wildly different settings and…

Knox

I Miss You When I Blink

May 15, 2019

I have never read an essay by Mary Laura that I did not love. She will make you laugh and tear up in the same…

Jamie

Bad Blood

February 6, 2019

The unbelievable story of Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos.

Knox

Educated: A Memoir

December 26, 2018

This book is gruesome and will keep you on the edge of your seat. And it's Westover's true story.

Jamie

His Excellency: George Washington

December 12, 2018

An incredible biography of our iconic first president and apt examination of what was true, what was embellished and what George Washington meant both in…

Knox

All the Pieces Matter

October 31, 2018

A masterpiece of a book from Jonathan Abrams dedicated to getting the inside story of the making of one of the best TV shows ever,…

Knox

Garlic and Sapphires

September 12, 2018

I would never have guessed I would have loved a food memoir but here we are, elbows deep in pasta and restaurant reviews.

Jamie