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A radiant life : the honourable Sylvia Fedoruk, scientist, sports icon, and stateswoman —Massie, Merle, 1971- author.

"Award-winning author Merle Massie brings to the page the life and career of Sylvia Fedoruk (1927-2012), which encompassed some of the most ground-breaking scientific, athletic, and public transformations of the twentiet...

Thou shalt not be an Indian : a residential school survivor's story —Kakakaway, Robert, author.

Robert Kakakaway attended Marieval Indian Residential School for six torturous years. His powerful memoir is more than just a glimpse, so prepare yourself, as you witness his daily experiences and the hardships he faced ...

Meet Viola Desmond —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

"Meet Viola Desmond, community leader and early civil rights trailblazer! On the night of November 8th 1946, Nova Scotia businesswoman Viola Desmond stood up for her right to be in the "unofficial" whites-only section of...

Lady in waiting : my extraordinary life in the shadow of the crown —Glenconner, Anne, 1932- author.

"An extraordinary memoir of drama, tragedy, and royal secrets by Lady Anne Glenconner--a close member of the royal circle and lady-in-waiting to Princess Margaret. As seen on Netflix's The Crown"-- Provided by publisher....

The meaning of Mariah Carey —Carey, Mariah, author.

The global icon, award-winning singer, songwriter, producer, actress, mother, daughter, sister, storyteller, and artist tells the unfiltered story of her life.

Eat a peach : a memoir —Chang, David, 1977- author.

"The chef behind Momofuku and star of Netflix's Ugly Delicious gets uncomfortably real in his debut memoir"-- Provided by publisher.

The babysitter : my summers with a serial killer —Rodman, Liza, author.

"A chilling true story-part memoir, part crime investigation-reminiscent of Ann Rule's classic The Stranger Beside Me, about a little girl longing for love and how she found friendship with her charismatic babysitter-who...

Frontier follies : adventures in marriage & motherhood in the middle of nowhere —Drummond, Ree, author.

A down-to-earth, hilarious collection of stories and musings on marriage, motherhood, and country life from the #1 New York Times bestselling author and star of the Food Network show The Pioneer Woman, Ree Drummond. In t...

Unfinished : a memoir —Chopra Jonas, Priyanka, author.

The popular actress reveals her journey of self-discovery through her childhood in India, her teenage years in the United States, her success in beauty competitions, the challenges and triumphs of her acting career, and ...

Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption —Stevenson, Bryan, author.

The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama recounts his experiences as a lawyer working to assist those desperately in need, reflecting on his pursuit of the ideal of compassion in American justic...

Funny, you don't look autistic : a comedian's guide to life on the spectrum —McCreary, Michael, 1996- author.

"Like many others on the autism spectrum, 20-something stand-up comic Michael McCreary has been told by more than a few well-meaning folks that he doesn't "look" autistic. But, as he's quick to point out in this memoir, ...

Dusk, night, dawn : on revival and courage —Lamott, Anne, author.

"In Anne Lamott's new book, she confronts the harsh truth that many of us grapple with every day: How can we recapture the confidence we once had in the world and in the future as we stumble through the dark times that s...

Black water : family, legacy, and blood memory —Robertson, David, 1977- author.

"David A. Robertson, the son of a Cree father and a white, settler mother, grew up with virtually no knowledge or understanding of his family's Indigenous roots. His father, Dulas, or Don as he became known, had grown up...

Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race —Shetterly, Margot Lee, author.

MOVIE TIE-IN EDITION. Set against the backdrop of the Jim Crow South and the civil rights movement, drawing on oral histories, personal recollections, interviews, archival documents and more, 'Hidden Figures' is the neve...

Homes : a refugee story —al Rabeeah, Abu Bakr, 2001- author.

"Homes tells the story of Abu Bakr al Rabeeah, a young boy whose family moved from Iraq to Syria just before the start of the Syrian civil war. It recounts what it was like living in Syria during this time -- the normal ...

How to lose everything : a memoir —Couture, Christa, 1978- author.

"A powerful testament to resilience by performing and recording artist Christa Couture. Christa Couture has come to know every corner of grief--its shifting blurry edges, its traps, its pulse of love at the centre and th...

Meet Terry Fox —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

The latest title in the 'Scholastic Canada Biography' series showcases Terry Fox's remarkable story, just in time to mark the 40th anniversary of the Marathon of Hope! Written by award-winning author Elizabeth MacLeod, t...

The billionaire murders : the mysterious deaths of Barry and Honey Sherman —Donovan, Kevin, 1962- author.

Billionaires, philanthropists, socialites ... victims. Barry and Honey Sherman appeared to lead charmed lives. But the world was shocked in late 2017 when their bodies were found in a bizarre tableau in their elegant Tor...

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