December 13th

It's a wonderful life! Unwrap a remarkable memoir

Looking for Rare Square's pick? Find it below:

Frederick Turner
Rediscovering America: John Muir in His Times and Ours
Viking Books, 1985.
Signed First Edition.

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Eudora Welty’s
One Writer’s Beginnings
Harvard Univ. Press, 1984.
First edition, first printing. Signed on first free endpaper.

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Robert F. Kennedy’s
Robert Kennedy In His Own Words
Bantam Books, 1988. 
First Edition, first printing. Inscribed by Ted Kennedy

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King: A Life By Jonathan Eig Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780374279295
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - May 16th, 2023

SIGNED.


The Woman in Me By Britney Spears Cover Image
$32.99
ISBN: 9781668009048
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Published: Gallery Books - October 24th, 2023

Named a Best Book of the Year by Elle, The Washington Post, Rolling Stone, NPR, Financial Times, Vanity Fair, and more!

“In Britney Spears’s memoir, she’s stronger than ever.” —The New York Times

Over 2 million copies sold of the “moving” (Time), “powerful” (


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A Man of Two Faces: A Memoir, a History, a Memorial By Viet Thanh Nguyen Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780802160508
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Published: Grove Press - October 3rd, 2023

SIGNED


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How to Stay Married: The Most Insane Love Story Ever Told By Harrison Scott Key Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781668015506
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - June 13th, 2023

SIGNED


How to Say Babylon: A Memoir By Safiya Sinclair Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781982132330
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Published: 37 Ink - October 3rd, 2023

A New York Times Notable Book
A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!
A Best Book of 2023 by the New York Times, Time, The Washington Post, Vulture, Shelf Awareness, Goodreads, Esquire, The Atlantic, NPR, and Barack Obama

With echoes of Educated and Born a C


Fatherland: A Memoir of War, Conscience, and Family Secrets By Burkhard Bilger Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780385353984
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Published: Random House - May 2nd, 2023

A New Yorker staff writer investigates his grandfather, a Nazi Party Chief, in “a finely etched memoir with the powerful sweep of history” (David Grann, #1 bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon)

Fatherland maintains the momentum of the best mysteries and a commendable balance.”—The New York Times


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Look for Me There: Grieving My Father, Finding Myself By Luke Russert Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780785291817
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Published: Harper Horizon - May 2nd, 2023

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Being Henry: The Fonz . . . and Beyond By Henry Winkler Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250888099
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Published: Celadon Books - October 31st, 2023

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Coach Prime: Deion Sanders and the Making of Men By Jean-Jacques Taylor Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063306912
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Published: Mariner Books - October 10th, 2023

An exclusive insider account with unprecedented access to Deion Sanders, his staff, and players, who are changing the culture of college football.

"A highly readable portrait of one of the most exciting coaches in college football." – San Deigo Union-Tribune


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Lost & Found: Reflections on Grief, Gratitude, and Happiness By Kathryn Schulz Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780525512486
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - November 22nd, 2022

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You Could Make This Place Beautiful: A Memoir By Maggie Smith Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982185855
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Published: Atria/One Signal Publishers - April 11th, 2023

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NPR Best Book of the Year Time Best Book of the Year Oprah Daily Best Memoir of the Year

“A bittersweet study in both grief and joy.” ­—Time

“A sparklingly beautiful memoir-in-vignettes


Soil: The Story of a Black Mother's Garden By Camille T. Dungy Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781982195304
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 2nd, 2023

A seminal work that expands how we talk about the natural world and the environment as National Book Critics Circle Criticism finalist Camille T. Dungy diversifies her garden to reflect her heritage.

In Soil: The Story of a Black Mothers Garden, poet and scholar Camille T.


Doppelganger: A Trip into the Mirror World By Naomi Klein Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780374610326
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 12th, 2023

A finalist for the 2023 National Book Critics Circle Award

NEW YORK TIMES
BESTSELLER | National Indie Bestseller


A New York Times notable book of 2023 | Vulture’s #1 book of 2023


The Worlds I See: Curiosity, Exploration, and Discovery at the Dawn of AI By Fei-Fei Li Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250897930
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Published: Flatiron Books: A Moment of Lift Book - November 7th, 2023

ONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S RECOMMENDED BOOKS ON AI * FINANCIAL TIMES BEST BOOKS OF 2023

From Dr. Fei-Fei Li, one of TIME's 100 MOST INFLUENTIAL in AI, comes "a powerful plea for keeping humanity at the centre of our latest technological transformation" (Financial Times).


A Bold Return to Giving a Damn: One Farm, Six Generations, and the Future of Food By Will Harris Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780593300473
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Published: Viking - October 10th, 2023

"If I could have one wish it is that every eater in America would read this book." —Ruth Reichl

From a pioneer of the regenerative agriculture movement, a memoir-meets-manifesto on betting the farm on a better future for our food, animals, land, local communities, and our climate


There Was a Party for Langston: (Caldecott Honor & Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor) By Jason Reynolds, Jerome Pumphrey (Illustrator), Jarrett Pumphrey (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jason Reynolds, Jerome Pumphrey (Illustrator), Jarrett Pumphrey (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534439443
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - October 3rd, 2023

A Caldecott Honor Book
A Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book

New York Times bestselling and award-winning author Jason Reynolds’s debut picture book is a snappy, joyous ode to Word King, literary genius, and glass-ceiling smasher Langston Hughes and the luminaries he inspired.

Back in the day, there was a heckuva party, a jam, for a word-m


The Death and Life of Benny Brooks: Sort of a Memoir By Ethan Long Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316333122
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Published: Christy Ottaviano Books - October 3rd, 2023

A BCCB Blue Ribbon Best Book of the Year

★ "Captivating….


My Selma: True Stories of a Southern Childhood at the Height of the Civil Rights Movement By Willie Mae Brown Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374390235
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - January 3rd, 2023

Perfect for fans of Jacqueline Woodson's Brown Girl Dreaming, debut author Willie Mae Brown crafts an unforgettable memoir about growing up amidst the civil rights movement in a town at the crossroads of history.


A First Time for Everything By Dan Santat Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250851048
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Published: First Second - February 28th, 2023

*Winner of the 2023 National Book Award for Young People's Literature*

A middle grade graphic memoir based on bestselling author and Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat's awkward middle school years and the trip to Europe that changed his life.