Biography and Memoir

All Rise – The Aaron Judge Story

Publication Date: 04/03/2018

New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge burst onto the baseball scene in 2017 like a shooting star of the first magnitude. Standing six feet, seven inches tall and weighing 282 pounds, Judge won the right field job in spring training and proceeded to set the baseball world on fire during…

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Borders, Bandits, and Baby Wipes: A Big Adventure in a Tiny Car

Publication Date: 01/09/2018

Inspired and challenged by his quests of “getting there,” Bassam Tarazi and two friends signed on for the infamous Mongol Rally, a nearly 10,000-mile road trip from London to Mongolia, through terrain that would make a mountain goat’s knees buckle, in a vehicle that was little more than a go-kart.…

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We Were Yahoo!: From Internet Pioneer to the Trillion Dollar Loss of Google and Facebook

Publication Date: 12/05/2017

For anyone paying attention, the beginning of the end for Yahoo! began with decisions made by the first team of executives while the company was on its way up, which set the stage for horrific decisions made by subsequent generations of Yahoo! leadership. Most decisions were either pure incompetence or…

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The Lost Kingdom: Memoir of an Afghan Prince

Publication Date: 11/21/2017

His Royal Highness Prince Ali Seraj, a member of the royal family of Afghanistan, brings four decades of history to life—from the Cold War era when his famed nightclub in Kabul was a hotspot for global celebrities, jetsetters, and spies, to the communist Soviet takeover that killed members of his…

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The Uninvited: How I Crashed My Way into Finding Myself

Publication Date: 11/14/2017

Singing on stage at the Grammys, getting high inside the Kremlin, driving in a U.S. president’s motorcade—Craig Schmell has a world-class talent for talking his way into places he does not belong. But when his self-absorbed life crashes down around him, he finally learns how to be a better man.…

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Man Up: It’s Hard to Resist a Bad Boy…Even More So a Good Man!

Publication Date: 11/14/2017

I’ve watched men change from confident, decisive, and action-oriented lions to second-guessing, scared-of-their-shadows, don’t-rock-the-boat mice. They don’t feel confident in relationships, work environments—or anywhere. Men are either looking for something or running from something; maybe a bit of both. Well, it’s time to stop running. It’s time to man up…

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The Joke Man: Bow to Stern

Publication Date: 10/24/2017

In The Joke Man: Bow to Stern, Jackie tells of his early beginnings as a working comedian and author_books and his climb to the top on The Howard Stern Show. Jackie saw it all, and in The Joke Man: Bow to Stern he shares his own personal stories as well as a look from behind the…

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Rescue 911: Tales from a First Responder

Publication Date: 10/10/2017

First responders often don’t tell stories, preferring to keep what happens at work private. Rescue Captain Michael Morse changes that with these heartfelt descriptions of hundreds of emergency calls, with the usual coverings peeled back, exposing the bizarre, heartbreaking, and often hilarious reactions to 911 emergencies.

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Fierce at Four Foot Two

Publication Date: 10/03/2017

In this frank, unflinching, hilarious and—at times—heartbreaking memoir, Terra Jolé, beloved star of reality television’s Little Women: LA and Terra’s Little Family, shares her never-before-told story of what it takes to overcome small-mindedness and make it as a little person in Hollywood. With little more than a dream in her…

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Get Up or Give Up: How I Almost Gave Up on Teaching

Publication Date: 10/03/2017

As seen on Ellen! As he watched poverty wreak havoc throughout his classroom and nearly break him too, Michael Bonner knew something would have to change—so he changed himself, before he quit being a teacher. Michael Bonner knew he wanted to be a teacher after his favorite college professor, Dr.…

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