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Crossroads : my story of tragedy and resilience as a Humboldt Bronco —Dahlgren, Kaleb, author.
Book
2021
3 available of 100 items

"An inspiring story of hope and resiliency On April 6, 2018, sixteen people died and thirteen others were injured after a bus taking the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team to a playoff game collided with a transport tru...

From the ashes : my story of being Métis, homeless, and finding my way —Thistle, Jesse, author.
Book
2019
38 available of 139 items

"From the Ashes is a remarkable memoir about hope and resilience, and a revelatory look into the life of a Métis-Cree man who refused to give up. Abandoned by his parents as a toddler, Jesse Thistle briefly found himsel...

Untamed —Doyle, Glennon, 1976- author.
Book
2020
0 available of 91 items

"There is a voice of longing inside every woman. We strive so mightily to be good: good mothers, daughters, partners, employees, citizens, and friends. We believe all this striving will make us feel alive. Instead, it le...

Too much and never enough : how my family created the world's most dangerous man —Trump, Mary L., author.
Book
2020
5 available of 105 items

"In this revelatory, authoritative portrait of Donald J. Trump and the toxic family that made him, Mary L. Trump, a trained clinical psychologist and Donald's only niece, shines a bright light on the dark history of thei...

Educated : a memoir —Westover, Tara, author.
Book
2018
34 available of 114 items

"Tara Westover was seventeen the first time she set foot in a classroom. Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home-canned peaches and sleeping with her "hea...

A promised land —Obama, Barack, author.
Book
2020
1 available of 89 items

In this anticipated first volume of his presidential memoirs, Barack Obama tells the story of his improbable odyssey from young man searching for his identity to leader of the free world, describing in personal detail bo...

Greenlights —McConaughey, Matthew, 1969- author.
Book
2020
2 available of 62 items

"Drawing on the Academy Award-winning actor's journals and diaries from the last 40 years, this book presents a uniquely McConaughey approach to achieving success and satisfaction"-- Provided by publisher.

If I knew then : finding wisdom in failure and power in aging —Arden, Jann, author, illustrator.
Book
2020
2 available of 58 items

"Jann Arden--bestselling author, recording artist and late-blooming TV star--is back with this funny, heartfelt and fierce memoir on becoming a woman of a certain age. The power, gravity and freedom she's found at fifty-...

Extraordinary Canadians : stories from the heart of our nation —Mansbridge, Peter, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 59 items

"From Peter Mansbridge, the beloved former anchor of CBC's The National, comes a collection of first-person stories about remarkable Canadians who embody the values of our great nation--kindness, compassion, courage, and...

No time like the future : an optimist considers mortality —Fox, Michael J., 1961- author.
Book
2020
2 available of 47 items

The actor shares personal stories and observations about illness and health, aging, the strength of family and friends, and how perceptions about time affect the consideration of mortality.

Two trees make a forest : in search of my family's past among Taiwan's mountains and coasts —Lee, Jessica J., 1986- author.
Book
2020
2 available of 45 items

"Combining an immersive exploration of nature with captivatingly beautiful prose, Jessica J. Lee embarks on a journey to discover her family's forgotten history and to connect with the island they once called home. Taiwa...

Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis —Vance, J. D., author.
Book
2020
39 available of 57 items

Vance, a former marine and Yale Law School graduate, provides an account of growing up in a poor Rust Belt town that offers a broader, probing look at the struggles of America's white working class. The decline of this g...

Braiding sweetgrass : indigenous wisdom, scientific knowledge and the teachings of plants —Kimmerer, Robin Wall, author.
Book
2013
1 available of 52 items

As a leading researcher in the field of biology, Robin Wall Kimmerer understands the delicate state of our world. But as an active member of the Potawatomi nation, she senses and relates to the world through a way of kno...

The answer is ... : reflections on my life —Trebek, Alex, 1940- author.
Book
2020
5 available of 41 items

For over three decades, Jeopardy! host and television icon Alex Trebek had resisted appeals to write a book about his life. Yet when he was diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer, he was moved by the overwhelming am...

Finding freedom : Harry and Meghan and the making of a modern royal family —Scobie, Omid, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 46 items

Offers an up-close and disarming portrait of a confident, influential, and forward-thinking couple who are unafraid to break with tradition, determined to create a new path away from the spotlight, and dedicated to build...

Rage —Woodward, Bob, 1943- author.
Book
2020
7 available of 50 items

An essential account of the Trump presidency draws on interviews with firsthand sources, meeting notes, diaries, and confidential documents to provide details about Trump's moves as he faced a global pandemic, economic d...

Open book —Simpson, Jessica, 1980- author.
Book
2020
21 available of 49 items

Americas Sweetheart. Preachers daughter. Pop princess. Reality television star. Tabloid queen. Fashion icon. Business mogul. Wife. Mother. Jessica Simpson has played all of these roles, and in her new memoir, she weaves ...

Hidden Valley Road : inside the mind of an American family —Kolker, Robert, author.
Book
2020
1 available of 28 items

"Don and Mimi Galvin seemed to be living the American dream. After World War II, Don's work with the Air Force brought them to Colorado, where their twelve children perfectly spanned the baby boom: the oldest born in 194...

The glass castle : a memoir —Walls, Jeannette, author.
Book
2006
59 available of 80 items

The Glass Castle is a remarkable memoir of resilience and redemption, and a revelatory look into a family at once deeply dysfunctional and uniquely vibrant. When sober, Jeannette's brilliant and charismatic father captur...

Disloyal : a memoir : the true story of the former personal attorney to the president of the United States —Cohen, Michael (Lawyer), author.
Book
2020
6 available of 34 items

Once Donald Trump's fiercest surrogate, closest confidant, and staunchest defender, Michael Cohen knows where the skeletons are buried. This is the most devastating business and political horror story of the century. As ...

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