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    Sargent's Women: Four Lives Behind the Canvas

    Donna M. Lucey


    The fascinating backstories of four women painted by John Singer Sargent come alive in this seductive, multi-layered biography.

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    Saving Charlotte: A Mother and the Power of Intuition

    Pia de Jong


    Best-selling author Pia de Jong’s vivid memoir about her daughter’s battle with leukaemia and the startling decision that led to her recovery.

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    So Much Things to Say: The Oral History of Bob Marley

    Roger Steffens, Linton Kwesi Johnson


    The world’s leading reggae scholar spent forty years interviewing Bob Marley and his closest confidants. This is the definitive telling of Bob Marley’s life.

  • Marlene Dietrich: The Life

    Maria Riva


    The 25th anniversary edition of the wildly entertaining and intimate biography of the glamorous Marlene Dietrich, written by her daughter.

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    Frederick Douglass

    William S. McFeely


    "A masterpiece….[W]ill rightfully assume its place as the standard biography of a truly great figure in the nation’s past." —New York Newsday