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Migrations of the Heart

By: Golden, Marita

Price: $4.29

Publisher: Garden City, Anchor Press: 1983

Edition: First - First edition

Seller ID: kb012056

ISBN: 0385175191

Condition: Good


234 pages; ex-library with usual markings; corners bumped, some edge wear; Distinguished author and television executive Marita Golden writes movingly about her life -- first as a black activist in the sixties in her hometown Washington, D.C., then as a journalism student in New York. In those turbulent years, she gained a profound understanding of what it means to be black in America. While studying in America, she met Femi, an African man. They fell in love and she journeyed to Nigeria to become his wife. In Africa, plunged into a culture so very different from her own, but one she felt sh... View more info

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Goldwater

By: Goldwater, Barry M.; Casserly, Jack

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1990

Seller ID: kb017126

ISBN: 0312920008

Condition: Good


528 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; With a refreshing blend of dignity and humor, wisdom and experience, ideals and optimism, here is Barry Goldwater's story, unvarnished and true, proving there is more to this "crusty relic" than just politics. "Great reading!"--New York Times. View more info

Death Be Not Proud

By: Gunther, John

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Perennial Library: 1965

Seller ID: kb017142

Condition: Good


161 pages; spine creasing, edge wear, some cover wear; Johnny Gunther was 17 when he died of a brain tumor. This deeply moving book is a father's memoir of a brave, intelligent, and spirited boy in his fight to overcome a dreadful disease that doctors had then only begun to understand. "A story of great unselfishness and great heroism".--The New York Times. View more info

Quickened Spirit: A Biography of Frank S. Hackett

By: Hackett, Allen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Riverdale Country School: 1957

Seller ID: kb015812

Condition: Good


208 pages; corners bumped, some wear to extremities; jacket is rather tattered with numerous edge tears; Biography of Frank S. Hackett, founder of the Riverdale Country School, written by his son, Allen Hackett. View more info

Hammer

By: Hammer, Armand

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Putnam Adult: 1987-05-01

Seller ID: kb013088

ISBN: 0399132759

Condition: Good


544 pages; edge wear and small edge tears in jacket; some edge wear to boards, corners lightly bumped; top page ends yellowed; From presidents and prime ministers to shahs, sheiks, and monarchs, Armand Hammer has known all the great leaders of the world and led so distinguished a public life, few businessmen can compare to him. 32 pages of photos. View more info

The Illustrated Elvis

By: Harbinson, W. A.

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1977

Seller ID: KB017096

ISBN: 0441365140

Condition: Good


spine creases, edge wear, small surface tear on front cover from price sticker; A pictorial biography of the popular singer who became "the quintessence of American popular music." View more info

Thicker Than Water

By: Harrison, Kathryn

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1991-03-20

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb014428

ISBN: 0394588894

Condition: Near Fine


271 pages; near fine in VG+ jacket, some light edge wear to jacket, slight soiling to page ends; Universally hailed by critics, Thicker Than Water is the psychologically brilliant tale of a daughter's attempt to reconcile the love she feels for her troubled family with the pain they have caused her. Harrison's afflicted heroine suffers at the hands of both her glamorous mother and her forgotten father.vertising. View more info

Princely Marriage Charles and Diana the First Ten (10) Years

By: Holden, Anthony

Price: $1.99

Publisher: London, Bantam Press: 1991

Seller ID: kb016719

ISBN: 0593023501

Condition: Very Good


159 pages; Published to mark the tenth wedding anniversary of the Prince and Princess of Wales, this commemorative volume traces the couple's widely differing childhoods, their courtship and marriage, the births of their children and the complexities and demands of their life together. Anthony Holden has written two biographies of Prince Charles, to mark his 30th and 40th birthdays. light edge wear to boards; View more info

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The Royals

By: Kelley, Kitty

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 1997

Seller ID: kb011196

ISBN: 0446517127

Condition: Very Good


547 pages; some edge wear to jacket and boards; Postscript on the death of Princess Diana laid in. The no-holds-barred account of the House of Windsor, from Queen Elizabeth's childhood to the much-publicized split between Prince Charles and Princess Diana. View more info

This Man Bernardin

By: Kennedy, Eugene; Bernardin, Cardinal Joseph

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Loyola Press: 1996-09

Seller ID: kb016168

ISBN: 0829409092

Condition: Very Good


180 pages; light edge wear to jacket and boards; With 180 photographs by Pulitizer-Prize-winning photojournalist John White and elegant text from author, psychologist, and friend Eugene Kennedy, the life of Joseph Cardinal Bernardin, Archbishop of Chicago, is deftly and sensitively portrayed. View more info

The Lost Son: A Life in Pursuit of Justice

By: Kerik, Bernard B.

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Harper: 2002-09-03

Seller ID: kb017134

ISBN: 0060508825

Condition: Good


389 pages; spine and cover creasing, edge wear; A "New York Times" bestseller, this autobiography by the former Commissioner of the NYPD is a testament to courage, duty, and honor. Kerik describes the scene of the destruction of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, as well as major controversies involving the department over the years. He also tells his gripping rags-to-riches story, and shares his personal search for the mother he never knew. View more info

NAME - DROPPING: The Life and Lies of Alan King

By: King, Alan; Chase, Chris

Price: $3.33

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1996-06-03

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: KB015104

ISBN: 0684803844

Condition: Very Good


222 pages; some light edge wear to boards and jacket; "This is not going to be a tell-all book. My few dark secrets I'm taking to my grave", Alan King asuures readers. Instead, this is an autobiography of a man who has been making people laugh all his life--at once vintage show biz and vintage King: anecdotal, hilarious, but also surprisingly touching. of photos. View more info

The S. S. Kresge Story

By: Kresge, Stanley S.; Spilos, Steve

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Racine, WA, Western Publishing Company, Inc.: 1979

Seller ID: kb008724

Condition: Good


373 pages; corners bumped, some edge wear, short crease in front board; The story of S. S. Kresge, both father and son, and of their company, now known as K-Mart. View more info

I Wish You Didn't Know My Name: The Story of Michele Launders and her daugter Lisa

By: Launders, Michele; Spiegel, Penina

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 1990

Seller ID: kb010359

Condition: Very Good


216 pages; edge wear, edge tears to jacket; The tragic saga of six-year-old Lisa, who was brutally murdered by her adoptive father Joel Steinberg, made coast-to-coast headlines. Now the one woman most affected by those headlines--Lisa's Mother ends her silence and tells her own heartwrenching story. View more info

The Edge of Day: A Boyhood in the West of England

By: Lee, Laurie

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company: 1960

Seller ID: kb015512

Condition: Good


276 pages; dust jacket is tattered; boards have light edge wear, some sunning to spine tips, corners lightly bumped; autobiography of Lee's early years in the West of England. View more info

Dust of Life: A young nurse's heroic mission to the children of Vietnam

By: Liz Thomas

Price: $1.15

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb013647

ISBN: 0525095802

Condition: Very Good


some edge wear to jacket and boards; spine cracked at pg 162-3; a young nurse's heroic mission to the children of Vietnam. View more info

Daughter of the Queen of Sheba: A Memoir

By: Lyden, Jacki

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1997-10-01

Seller ID: kb017488

ISBN: 0395765315

Condition: Good


257 pages; light edge wear, some uneven sunning to boards, a few dog-eared pages; NPR correspondent Jacki Lyden's luminous account of life with her delusional mother is by turns candid, hilarious, and heartbreaking. Lyden vividly captures the seductive energy of her mother's delusions, which were both an inspiration and a threat as she set out on her own impassioned journey. View more info

American Caesar: Douglas MacArthur 1880-1964

By: Manchester, William

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Dell: 1979

Seller ID: kb011455

ISBN: 0440104130

Condition: Good


960 pages; 1st Dell pb printing; spine and hinge creasing, edge wear; Biography of one of the most controversial United States Army generals. 2 sections of b&w photos. View more info

Napoleon

By: Markham, Felix

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1966-10-01

Seller ID: kb017102

ISBN: 0451626532

Condition: Good


304 pages; spine creasing, edge wear, pages tanned; A magnificent reconstruction of Napoleon's life and legend written by a distinguished Oxford scholar. View more info

Glory Days: Bruce Springsteen in the 1980s

By: Marsh, Dave

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Pantheon: 1987-04-12

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: kb016618

ISBN: 0394546687

Condition: Very Good


478 pages; light edge wear to jacket and boards; How did critically acclaimed rocker Bruce Springsteen achieve icon status in the 1980s? Filled with candid comments from Springsteen, a behind-the-scenes perspective, and perceptive commentary, Glory Days chronicles both Bossmania and the context in which it blossomed. 63 photos. View more info