Biography and Memoir

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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Undefeated: From Tragedy to Triumph

Publication Date: 09/19/2017

Hurtling into a tackle, Marc Buoniconti made contact, and then—he felt nothing. He saw an arm flop to the ground and as he struggled to breathe, he became aware whose arm it was: his. That third-and-one play for The Citadel linebacker began as a game-changing moment but quickly turned life-changing…

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Read Between the Lines: From the Diary of a Teenage Mom

Publication Date: 07/25/2017

From her appearances on 16 and Pregnant and then Teen Mom 2, Jenelle Evans’s life was put on display for all to see, and all to judge. Everyone thinks they know her, but what the audience can’t see runs deeper than what is left on the editing room floor. What…

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I Wasn’t Born Bulletproof: Lessons I’ve Learned (So You Don’t Have To)

Publication Date: 06/27/2017

Maci Bookout, the reality television megastar of Teen Mom and the New York Times bestselling author of Bulletproof, offers down-to-earth, practical advice on how to navigate life, love, and everything in between. Since catapulting to reality TV stardom on the hit MTV series Teen Mom and 16 and Pregnant, Maci…

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The Addicted Lawyer: Tales of the Bar, Booze, Blow, and Redemption

Publication Date: 06/13/2017

Brian Cuban was living a lie. With a famous last name and a successful career as a lawyer, Brian was able to hide his clinical depression and alcohol and cocaine addictions—for a while. Today, as an inspirational speaker in long-term recovery, Brian looks back on his journey with honesty, compassion,…

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