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  • Management Practices of Successful CEOs by James P.  Armatas
    Management Practices of Successful CEOs: Memoir of a Psychological Consultant to Management
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    Release date: Mar 12, 2020
    Win a hardcover copy of a business memoir written by a psychological consultant to management. Presented in a case study style, "Management Practices ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 10 copies available, 804 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 24 - Nov 06, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • This Time Next Year We'll Be Laughing by Jacqueline Winspear
    This Time Next Year We'll Be Laughing
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    Release date: Nov 10, 2020
    ENTER TO WIN a *signed hardcover* of the highly anticipated forthcoming memoir from thethe New York Times bestselling author of the Maisie Dobbs serie ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 10 copies available, 4999 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 10 - Nov 01, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Honeymoon in Baghdad by Heidi Radkiewicz
    Honeymoon in Baghdad
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    Release date: May 10, 2018
    Enter for a chance to win 1 of 100 Kindle copies of the memoir, “Honeymoon in Baghdad.”

    “Honeymoon in Baghdad” tells the fascinating and inspiring sto
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    Format: Kindle book

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    Availability: 100 copies available, 822 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 20 - Nov 17, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • When Time Stopped by Ariana Neumann
    When Time Stopped: A Memoir of My Father's War and What Remains
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    Release date: Nov 03, 2020
    “Reads like a thriller and it is so timely. The work and emotion put into [the] book is unbelievable.”—BuzzFeed

    Enter to win one of 100 finished copies
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 100 copies available, 5585 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 11 - Nov 03, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • So-Called Normal by Mark Henick
    So-Called Normal: A Memoir of Family, Depression and Resilience
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    Release date: Jan 12, 2021
    Enter for a chance to win one free Advance Reading Copy of Mark Henick’s highly anticipated first book, So-Called Normal: A Memoir of Family, Depressi ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 20 copies available, 1351 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 26 - Nov 14, 2020

    Countries available: U.S. and Canada

  • Broken by Jenny  Lawson
    Broken (In the Best Possible Way)
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    Release date: Apr 06, 2021
    Enter for a chance to win a copy of Jenny Lawson's new hit!

    From #1 New York Times bestselling author Jenny Lawson comes her most personal book yet.

    As
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 100 copies available, 3772 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 23 - Nov 01, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Me by Elton John
    Me: Elton John Official Autobiography

    Release date: Oct 27, 2020
    The instant #1 New York Times bestseller, now available in paperback with a new chapter!

    In his first and only official autobiography, music icon Elton
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 20 copies available, 4661 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 27 - Nov 08, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Little Weirds by Jenny Slate
    Little Weirds
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    Release date: Nov 24, 2020
    Now in paperback!
    One of Vanity Fair's Great Quarantine Reads: Step into Jenny Slate's wild imagination in this "magical" (Mindy Kaling), "delicious"
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 30 copies available, 6048 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 19 - Nov 08, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Loved and Wanted by Christa Parravani
    Loved and Wanted: A Memoir of Choice, Children, and Womanhood
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    Release date: Nov 10, 2020
    Enter for a chance to win one of 25 copies of LOVED AND WANTED!

    Christa Parravani was was haunted by a childhood steeped in poverty and violence. Chri
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 25 copies available, 1047 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 20 - Nov 07, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • The Copenhagen Trilogy by Tove Ditlevsen
    The Copenhagen Trilogy: Childhood; Youth; Dependency
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    Release date: Jan 26, 2021
    Called "a masterpiece" by The Guardian, this courageous and honest trilogy from Tove Ditlevsen, a pioneer in the field of genre-bending confessional w ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 15 copies available, 790 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 23 - Oct 31, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • We Keep the Dead Close by Becky Cooper
    We Keep the Dead Close: A Murder at Harvard and a Half Century of Silence
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    Release date: Nov 10, 2020
    Enter for a chance to win a copy of WE KEEP THE DEAD CLOSE by Becky Cooper!

    ***NO PO BOXES***

    Dive into a "tour de force of investigative reporting" (Ro
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 25 copies available, 4230 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 17 - Nov 09, 2020

    Countries available: U.S. and Canada

  • A World Out of Reach by Meghan O'Rourke
    A World Out of Reach: Dispatches from Life under Lockdown
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    Release date: Nov 24, 2020
    Enter for a chance to win one of ten early copies of A World out of Reach, a collection of poems, fiction, and essays from The Yale Review and Yale Un ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 10 copies available, 934 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 17 - Nov 01, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Tony Parker by Tony Parker
    Tony Parker: Beyond All of My Dreams

    Release date: Nov 17, 2020
    Enter for a chance to win 1 of 15 first edition copies of Tony Parker's autobiography, Beyond All My Dreams.

    Tony Parker is nothing short of a San Anto
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 15 copies available, 585 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 14 - Nov 13, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Sugar Burn by Ryan Kurr
    Sugar Burn: The Not So Hot Side of the Sweet Kitchen
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    Release date: Dec 14, 2014
    Enter for a chance to win 1 of 100 digital e-book copies of "Sugar Burn: The Not So Hot Side of the Sweet Kitchen." This new edition comes with a fres ...more
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    Format: Kindle book

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    Availability: 100 copies available, 238 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 28 - Nov 26, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • What We Don't Talk About When We Talk About Fat by Aubrey Gordon
    What We Don't Talk About When We Talk About Fat

    Release date: Nov 17, 2020
    Enter for a chance to win 1 of 25 print copies of WHAT WE DON'T TALK ABOUT WHEN WE TALK ABOUT FAT.

    From the creator of "Your Fat Friend", an explosive
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 25 copies available, 1256 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 30 - Nov 17, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Sarasvati's Gift by Mayumi Oda
    Sarasvati's Gift: The Autobiography of Mayumi Odaartist, Activist, and Modern Buddhist Revolutionary
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    Release date: Nov 10, 2020
    The inspiring life story of pioneering feminist artist, activist, and Buddhist teacher Mayumi Oda, featuring 26 original full-color thangka paintings. ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 10 copies available, 662 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 19 - Nov 02, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Straining Forward by Michelle Layer Rahal
    Straining Forward: Minh Phuong Towner's Story
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    Release date: Apr 30, 2018
    Enter for a chance to win a signed copy of this award-winning book.

    The North Vietnamese killed her father, relatives abused her, and friends betrayed
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 20 copies available, 1889 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 01 - Oct 30, 2020

    Countries available: U.S. and Canada

  • What Papa Told Me by Felice Cohen
    What Papa Told Me
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    Release date: Oct 10, 2010
    In honor of the 10th Anniversary of the publication of "What Papa Told Me," I am giving away 10 autographed paperback copies. This book was written as ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 10 copies available, 1002 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 10 - Nov 09, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Recollections of a Future Ghost by Heather Scarbro Dobson
    Recollections of a Future Ghost (Future Ghost #2)
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    Release date: Oct 31, 2020
    Enter for a chance to win one of five signed copies of "Recollections of a Future Ghost," the second book of the "Future Ghost" series by Heather Scar ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 5 copies available, 681 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 19 - Oct 31, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Bravey by Alexi Pappas
    Bravey

    Release date: Jan 12, 2020
    Enter for a chance to win an advance copy of BRAVEY!

    When Alexi Pappas was four years old, her mother died by suicide, drastically altering the course
    ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 25 copies available, 694 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 30 - Nov 25, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • The Ground You Stand Upon by Joshua Bowe
    The Ground You Stand Upon: Life of a Skytrooper in Vietnam
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    Release date: Jul 07, 2019
    Enter to win a signed paperback copy in honor of Veterans Day 2020. The Ground You Stand Upon is the true story of my dad, Wilbur Bowe, and his fellow ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 5 copies available, 805 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 15 - Nov 11, 2020

    Countries available: U.S. and Canada

  • Leave Out the Tragic Parts by Dave Kindred
    Leave Out the Tragic Parts: A Grandfather's Search for a Boy Lost to Addiction

    Release date: Feb 02, 2021
    "A searing, terrifying, and brilliantly written book that, when I began reading one night, I couldn't put down."--David Sheff, bestselling author of B ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 100 copies available, 913 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 04 - Nov 02, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • One Simple Text... The Liz Marks Story by Betty Shaw
    One Simple Text... The Liz Marks Story
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    Release date: Oct 01, 2019
    Enter for a second chance to win one of 20 copies of "One Simple Text... The Liz Marks Story" signed by co-author Betty Shaw and her daughter Liz Mark ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 20 copies available, 839 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 13 - Nov 12, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Hudson Bay Bound by Natalie Warren
    Hudson Bay Bound: Two Women, One Dog, Two Thousand Miles to the Arctic

    Release date: Dec 15, 2020
    "With the candor and enthusiasm of a first grand adventure, Warren shares the joys and trials of living by water, propelled northward by muscle power ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 10 copies available, 1586 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 02 - Oct 31, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Right Place, Right Time by Bob Gruen
    Right Place, Right Time: The Life of a Rock & Roll Photographer

    Release date: Oct 20, 2020
    An action-packed memoir that takes readers on the road with rock and roll’s hardest-working photographer

    Bob Gruen is one of the most well-known and co
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    Format: Kindle book

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    Availability: 100 copies available, 303 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 24 - Nov 23, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Hindsight by Sheryl Recinos
    Hindsight: Coming of Age on the Streets of Hollywood
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    Release date: Oct 30, 2018
    Enter to win a FREE COPY of HINDSIGHT, first edition!

    "EDUCATED meets the GLASS CASTLE."

    Sheryl's family is falling to pieces, and when her mother's me
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 5 copies available, 1265 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 08 - Oct 30, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • A Time To Seek by Susan  Pohlman
    A Time To Seek: Meaning, Purpose, and Spirituality at Midlife
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    Release date: Oct 05, 2020
    Enter for a chance to win one of fifty free books of the Amazon best-selling travel memoir: A Time To Seek: Meaning, Purpose, and Spirituality at Midl ...more
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    Format: Kindle book

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    Availability: 50 copies available, 310 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 10 - Oct 31, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • The Berlin Shadow by Jonathan Lichtenstein
    The Berlin Shadow: Living with the Ghosts of the Kindertransport

    Release date: Dec 15, 2019
    Enter for your chance to win an advance reading copy of THE BERLIN SHADOW by Jonathan Lichtenstein.

    In 1939, Jonathan Lichtenstein's father Hans escape
    ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 40 copies available, 1099 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 17 - Nov 09, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Waste by Catherine Coleman Flowers
    Waste: One Woman’s Fight Against America’s Dirty Secret

    Release date: Nov 17, 2020
    Enter for a chance to win one of 20 copies of this incredible new memoir from the “Erin Brockovich of Sewage” that tells the riveting story of the env ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 20 copies available, 987 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 19 - Oct 31, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Six Funerals and a Wedding by Mary Odgers
    Six Funerals and a Wedding: A Memoir
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    Release date: Mar 17, 2020
    Enter to win one of three signed copies!

    In many ways, Mary Odgers was living the American dream. Her husband was a commercial pilot for Delta Airlines
    ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 3 copies available, 1110 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 08 - Nov 06, 2020

    Countries available: U.S.