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A New York Times bestseller, this raw and powerful memoir traces the story of a Pulitzer Prize–winning poet, including her mother’s shocking murder by her stepfather and its lasting impact on her writing. “Luminous and searing” (The Boston Globe).

The timeless, fearless, #1 New York Times bestselling memoir from the author of The Lovely Bones–a powerful account of her…

In this New York Times bestseller, Augusten Burroughs chronicles his bizarre yet hilarious boyhood experiences in the home of a crazed psychiatrist. “Amazing” (The Washington Post) with over 69,000 five-star ratings on Goodreads.

“A surprising, joyful story” (Booklist): The life of the writer responsible for beloved online personality Duchess Goldblatt unfolds in this “unforgettable memoir” with “a remarkable vulnerability and candor that reminds us that we are not alone in our struggles” (New York Times bestselling author Lori Gottlieb).

Renowned, bestselling novelist Chuck Palahniuk takes us behind the scenes of the writing life, with postcards from decades on the…

This New York Times bestseller traces the cycles of America’s relationship to race and civil rights through the career of celebrated author James Baldwin. “Powerful and elegant… Glaude weaves together a biography, a meditation, a literary analysis, and a moral essay on America” (Walter Isaacson).