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    SEPT. 27, 2016

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by Bruce Springsteen

A superb memoir by any standard, but one of the best to have been written by a rock star. Full review >

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by Belle Boggs

In her reporting, researching, and sharing, Boggs has performed a public service for those in a similar position—and for... Full review >

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    OCT. 4, 2016

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by Molly Brodak

An intelligent, disturbing, and profoundly honest memoir. Full review >

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    FEB. 2, 2016

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    MARCH 8, 2016

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    CONSEQUENCE

    APRIL 5, 2016

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CONSEQUENCE

by Eric Fair

A startling debut from a haunted individual who wishes he had left Iraq earlier “with my soul intact.” Full review >

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    IN THE DARKROOM

    JUNE 14, 2016

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IN THE DARKROOM

by Susan Faludi

A moving and penetrating inquiry into manifold struggles for identity, community, and authenticity. Full review >

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    THE HERO'S BODY

    AUG. 9, 2016

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THE HERO'S BODY

by William Giraldi

A hearty, bittersweet familial chronicle of masculinity drawing on the underappreciated bond between fathers and sons. Full review >

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    LAB GIRL

    APRIL 5, 2016

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LAB GIRL

by Hope Jahren

Jahren transcends both memoir and science writing in this literary fusion of both genres. Full review >

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    WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR

    JAN. 19, 2016

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WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR

by Paul Kalanithi

A moving meditation on mortality by a gifted writer whose dual perspectives of physician and patient provide a singular... Full review >

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    FLYING COUCH

    OCT. 11, 2016

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FLYING COUCH

by Amy Kurzweil

A debut that enriches and extends the potential of graphic narrative. Full review >

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    IN OTHER WORDS

    FEB. 9, 2016

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

IN OTHER WORDS

by Jhumpa Lahiri translated by Ann Goldstein

An honest, self-deprecating, and very moving account of a writer searching for herself in words. Full review >

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    RIVERINE

    AUG. 16, 2016

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

RIVERINE

by Angela Palm

An intelligent, evocative, and richly textured memoir. Full review >

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    POOR YOUR SOUL

    JAN. 12, 2016

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POOR YOUR SOUL

by Mira Ptacin

Beautifully written, at just the right emotional pitch. Of interest to all readers but likely to find a home among bereaved... Full review >

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    ALL TOMORROW'S PARTIES

    APRIL 5, 2016

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ALL TOMORROW'S PARTIES

by Rob Spillman

A richly detailed and always engaging memoir on artistic discovery. Full review >

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    BULLIES

    MARCH 8, 2016

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    JUNE 28, 2016

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HILLBILLY ELEGY

by J.D. Vance

An unusually timely and deeply affecting view of a social class whose health and economic problems are making headlines in... Full review >

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