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2128 Results
Crossroads : my story of tragedy and resilience as a Humboldt Bronco —Dahlgren, Kaleb, author.
Book
2021
4 available of 117 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
36 available of 137 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
1 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...

A promised land —Obama, Barack, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 90 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
3 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
4 available of 57 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-...

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 46 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...

No time like the future : an optimist considers mortality —Fox, Michael J., 1961- author.
Book
2020
2 available of 45 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.

The answer is ... : reflections on my life —Trebek, Alex, 1940- author.
Book
2020
16 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...

Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis —Vance, J. D., author.
Book
2020
38 available of 56 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...

White coal city : a memoir of place & family —Boschman, Robert, 1961- author.
Book
2021
1 available of 32 items

"A moving, unflinching exploration of life in Prince Albert, on Treaty Six territory, as told through one family's multigenerational story. Robert Boschman grew up in the living quarters of the King Koin Launderette in P...

The glass castle : a memoir —Walls, Jeannette, author.
Book
2006
58 available of 79 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...

Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood —Noah, Trevor, 1984- author.
Book
2016
17 available of 39 items

"One of the comedy world's fastest-rising stars tells his wild coming of age story during the twilight of apartheid in South Africa and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. Noah provides something deeper than tr...

Between two kingdoms : a memoir of a life interrupted —Jaouad, Suleika, author.
Book
2021
0 available of 29 items

An Emmy Award-winning writer and activist describes the harrowing years she spent in early adulthood fighting leukemia and how she learned to live again while forging connections with other survivors of profound illness ...

Disloyal : a memoir : the true story of the former personal attorney to the president of the United States —Cohen, Michael (Lawyer), author.
Book
2020
16 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 ...

Burke's law : a life in hockey —Burke, Brian, 1955- author.
Book
2020
2 available of 26 items

The gruffest man in hockey opens up about the challenges, the feuds, and the tragedies he's fought through. Brian Burke is one of the biggest hockey personalities--no, personalities full-stop--in the hockey media landsca...

Group : how one therapist and a circle of strangers saved my life —Tate, Christie, author.
Book
2020
14 available of 30 items

A top law school graduate struggling with suicidal thoughts and an eating disorder describes her reluctant participation in a therapeutic support group that taught her the meaning of human connection and intimacy.

Friends and enemies : a memoir —Amiel, Barbara, author.
Book
2020
6 available of 31 items

"The long-awaited memoir of one of Canada's most talked about and controversial figures, Friends and Enemies is shockingly honest, richly detailed, and pulls no punches as it traverses the highs and lows of Barbara Amiel...

Through the garden : a love story (with cats) —Crozier, Lorna, 1948- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 21 items

'Through the Garden' is a deeply affecting portrait of a long marriage and a clear-eyed account of the impact of grief, writing as consolation, and the enduring significance of poetry, from one of Canada's most celebrate...

Know my name : a memoir —Miller, Chanel, author.
Book
2019
18 available of 30 items

"She was know to the world as Emily Doe when she stunned millions with a letter. Brock Turner had been sentenced to just six months in county jail after he was found sexually assaulting her on Stanford's campus. Her vict...

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