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  • Around the World on 50 Bucks by Christopher Schacht
    Around the World on 50 Bucks: How I Left with Nothing and Returned a Rich Man
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    Release date: Sep 17, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win one of 20 copies of "Around the World on 50 Bucks" by Christopher Schacht! The book releases on September 17 so you'll be on ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 20 copies available, 495 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 17 - Sep 27, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • In the Dream House by Carmen Maria Machado
    In the Dream House: A Memoir
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    Release date: Nov 05, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win 1 of 20 copies of In the Dream House by Carmen Maria Machado.

    A revolutionary memoir about domestic abuse by the award-winnin
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 20 copies available, 517 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 09 - Sep 23, 2019

    Countries available: Canada

  • The Greater Freedom by Alya Mooro
    The Greater Freedom: Life as a Middle Eastern Woman Outside the Stereotypes
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    Release date: Oct 01, 2019
    In this rallying cry to outsiders everywhere, Alya Mooro makes her peace with not fitting in.

    Egyptian-born and London-raised, Alya Mooro grew up betwe
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    Format: Kindle book

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    Availability: 100 copies available, 716 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Aug 31 - Sep 30, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Two Dads and Three Girls by Nick (Yu) He
    Two Dads and Three Girls: Searching for Sexual Identity, Falling in Love, and Building a Family through Surrogacy
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    Release date: May 27, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win 1 of 100 copies of the memoir "Two Dads and Three Girls"!

    The book is a celebration of courage and love. It challenges each
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    Format: Kindle book

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    Availability: 100 copies available, 524 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 02 - Sep 29, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Flying Alone by Beth Ruggiero York
    Flying Alone: A Memoir
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    Release date: Oct 14, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win one of 50 Kindle editions of my new book, "Flying Alone: A Memoir," a story of bitter disappointment, determination and ulti ...more
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    Format: Kindle book

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    Availability: 50 copies available, 610 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 07 - Sep 30, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Separated by the Border by Gena Thomas
    Separated by the Border: A Birth Mother, a Foster Mother, and a Migrant Child's 3,000-Mile Journey
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    Release date: Oct 29, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win 1 of 10 copies of Separated by the Border by Gena Thomas!

    In 2017 five-year-old Julia traveled with her mother, Guadalupe, fr
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 10 copies available, 1009 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 14 - Sep 27, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • This Is Going to Hurt by Adam Kay
    This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Medical Resident
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    Release date: Dec 03, 2019
    GALLEY GIVEAWAY!

    Enter for your chance to win an advance reading copy of the US edition of the international bestseller THIS IS GOING TO HURT by Adam K
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 40 copies available, 4051 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Vacationland by John Hodgman
    Vacationland: True Stories from Painful Beaches
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    Release date: May 29, 2018
    To celebrate John Hodgman's forthcoming book, MEDALLION STATUS out 10/15, we are giving away 30 paperback copies of his previous bestseller, VACATIONL ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 30 copies available, 1790 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 15 - Sep 29, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Will by Will Self
    Will
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    Release date: Jan 14, 2020
    Enter for a chance to win 1 of 50 advance copies of WILL, the forthcoming memoir by acclaimed author Will Self!
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 50 copies available, 576 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 03 - Oct 03, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Good Husbandry by Kristin Kimball
    Good Husbandry: A Memoir
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    Release date: Oct 15, 2019
    **Enter for a chance to win an ARC of this superb memoir about farming and family.**
    “Like all good stories, Kristin Kimball’s memoir considers what it
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 25 copies available, 709 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 16 - Sep 26, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • A Mind Unraveled by Kurt Eichenwald
    A Mind Unraveled: A True Story of Disease, Love, and Triumph
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    Release date: Oct 15, 2019
    Enter to win a trade paperback copy of Kurt Eichenwald's memoir A MIND UNRAVELED: A True Story of Disease, Love, and Triumph.

    The compelling story of a
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 24 copies available, 939 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 20, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Thick by Tressie McMillan Cottom
    Thick: And Other Essays
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    Release date: Oct 01, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win one of 20 copies of the new paperback edition of one of the most highly praised collections of essays to come out in 2019.

    "T
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 20 copies available, 2932 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 07 - Sep 19, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • To Feel the Music by Neil Young
    To Feel the Music: A Songwriter's Mission to Save High-Quality Audio
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    Release date: Sep 10, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win one of 25 copies of TO FEEL THE MUSIC!

    Neil Young took on the music industry so that fans could hear his music—all music—the
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 25 copies available, 1170 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Aug 21 - Sep 20, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • High Achiever by Tiffany   Jenkins
    High Achiever: The Incredible True Story of One Addict's Double Life
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    Release date: Jun 18, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win one of 50 copies of Tiffany Jenkins' "Raw, brutal, and shocking" (Amy Dresner) memoir. HIGH ACHIEVER is an up-close portrait ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 50 copies available, 3001 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 07 - Sep 30, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Something Old, Something New by Tamar Adler
    Something Old, Something New: Oysters Rockefeller, Walnut Souffle, and Other Classic Recipes Revisited
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    Release date: Aug 06, 2019
    **NOW IN PAPERBACK** Enter for a chance to win this "lovely and literary" (Vogue) cookbook from the bestselling author of AN EVERLASTING MEAL.
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 25 copies available, 1894 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Aug 25 - Sep 24, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • The Depositions by Thomas Lynch
    The Depositions: New and Selected Essays on Being and Ceasing to Be
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    Release date: Nov 26, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win an advance reader's copy of THE DEPOSITIONS, a wry and compassionate selection of essays reflecting on mortals and mortality ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 50 copies available, 622 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Aug 31 - Sep 25, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Beautiful Hero by Jennifer H. Lau
    Beautiful Hero: How We Survived the Khmer Rouge
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    Release date: Sep 11, 2016
    WINNER OF 5 AWARDS!

    Enter for a chance to win ONE of 100 Kindle Edition of Beautiful Hero: How We Survived the Khmer Rouge, by Jennifer H Lau

    SYNOPSIS:
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    Format: Kindle book

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    Availability: 100 copies available, 378 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Aug 29 - Sep 28, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Things We Didn't Talk About When I Was a Girl by Jeannie Vanasco
    Things We Didn't Talk About When I Was a Girl: A Memoir
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    Release date: Oct 01, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win 50 finished copies of Things We Didn't Talk About When I Was A Girl by Jeannie Vanasco.

    In a book that’s part memoir, part tr
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 50 copies available, 1227 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 08 - Sep 20, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • The Politics of Pain by Fintan O'Toole
    The Politics of Pain: Postwar England and the Rise of Nationalism
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    Release date: Nov 05, 2019
    “No nation really wants to be understood as well as Fintan O'Toole understands the English. This painfully entertaining account of Brexit, written in ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 25 copies available, 910 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Aug 30 - Sep 18, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Body Leaping Backward by Maureen Stanton
    Body Leaping Backward: Memoir of a Delinquent Girlhood
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    Release date: Jul 16, 2019
    Body Leaping Backward: Memoir of a Delinquent Girlhood giveaway is in support of National Recovery Month 2019. People Magazine called Body Leaping Bac ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 10 copies available, 1067 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Oct 01, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Life Undercover by Amaryllis Fox
    Life Undercover: Coming of Age in the CIA
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    Release date: Oct 15, 2019
    Amaryllis Fox's riveting memoir tells the story of her ten years in the most elite clandestine ops unit of the CIA, hunting the world's most dangerous ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 10 copies available, 1528 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 04 - Oct 03, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Horror Stories by Liz Phair
    Horror Stories
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    Release date: Oct 08, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win one of 50 advance copies of Liz Phair's Horror Stories, out October 8!

    When Liz Phair shook things up with her musical debut,
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 50 copies available, 1603 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 08 - Sep 22, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Now Accepting Roses by Amanda Stanton
    Now Accepting Roses: Finding Myself While Searching for the One . . . and Other Lessons I Learned from "The Bachelor"
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    Release date: Sep 03, 2019
    Enter to win one of 15 copies of NOW ACCEPTING ROSES by former Bachelor cast member Amanda Stanton!

    “Reading this book from Amanda’s perspective after
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 15 copies available, 1126 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 03 - Sep 30, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Stamford '76 by JoeAnn Hart
    Stamford '76: A True Story of Murder, Corruption, Race, and Feminism in the 1970s
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    Release date: Apr 15, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win one of three copies of Stamford '76, A True Story of Murder, Corruption, Race, and Feminism in the 1970s. In July 1976, on t ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 3 copies available, 653 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 14 - Oct 14, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Hello I Want to Die Please Fix Me by Anna Mehler Paperny
    Hello I Want to Die Please Fix Me: Depression in the First Person
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    Release date: Mar 11, 2020
    Enter for a chance to win 1 of 5 early galley copies of "Hello I Want to Die Please Fix Me" by Anna Mehler Paperny. This book is an engrossing memoir- ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 5 copies available, 980 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Oct 01, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Initiated by Amanda Yates Garcia
    Initiated: Memoir of a Witch
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    Release date: Oct 22, 2019
    Enter for a chance to win a finished copy of INITIATED by Amanda Yates Garcia!

    *NO PO BOXES*

    Smoke Gets in Your Eyes meets Women Who Run With The Wolves
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 25 copies available, 1949 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Aug 25 - Sep 21, 2019

    Countries available: U.S. and Canada

  • Thirty-Life Crisis by Lisa  Schwartz
    Thirty-Life Crisis: Surviving My Thirties, One Drunk Baby Shower at a Time
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    Release date: Aug 27, 2019
    Enter now for a chance to win a copy of YouTube Star Lisa Schwartz's new book, THIRTY-LIFE CRISIS!

    ***NO P.O. BOXES PLEASE***
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    A hilarious essay colle
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 20 copies available, 893 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 02 - Sep 30, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • The News from Arkansas by Valerie Katz
    The News from Arkansas: Sense of Humor Required
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    Release date: Nov 16, 2018
    Be with my journey by joining this giveaway!

    I was a California girl. My children were unofficially forbidden to move more than 1 hours from their mot
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    Format: Kindle book

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    Availability: 100 copies available, 474 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Aug 18 - Sep 17, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Hill Women by Cassie Chambers
    Hill Women: Finding Family and a Way Forward in the Appalachian Mountains
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    Release date: Jan 07, 2020
    After rising from poverty to earn two Ivy League degrees, an Appalachian lawyer pays tribute to the strong “hill women” who raised and inspired her, a ...more
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 50 copies available, 1172 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2019

    Countries available: U.S.

  • The Program by Toni Natalie
    The Program: Inside the Mind of Keith Raniere and the Rise and Fall of NXIVM
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    Release date: Sep 24, 2019
    Enter now for a chance to win a copy of THE PROGRAM by Toni Natalie!

    *** NO P.O. BOXES ***
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    A jaw-dropping insider look into the world of the so-calle
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    Format: Print book

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    Availability: 20 copies available, 1027 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Aug 26 - Sep 23, 2019

    Countries available: U.S. and Canada