New Non-Fiction 05/01/2018

Saving Sin City: William Travers Jerome, Stanford White, and the Original Crime of the Century Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781681777467
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Published: Pegasus Books - May 1st, 2018

An operatic story of jealousy, obsession, vast fortunes, and moral crusaders set against the glittering backdrop of Gilded Age New York City.

When Stanford White, one of the most famous architects of the era—whose mark on New York City is second to none—was murdered by Harry K. Thaw in 1906, his death become known as “The Crime of the Century.”


You All Grow Up and Leave Me: A Memoir of Teenage Obsession Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062456571
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Published: William Morrow - April 10th, 2018

"Unflinching, rich and revelatory."—MEGAN ABBOTT

“Gorgeous, moody, and evocative . . . half coming-of-age story and half exhaustively researched true crime.” VANITY FAIR


God Save Texas: A Journey into the Soul of the Lone Star State Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525520108
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Published: Knopf - April 17th, 2018

A New York Times Notable Book

National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist


An NPR Best Book of the Year


The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781101981610
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Published: Viking - April 24th, 2018

As heard on NPR's This American Life

“Absorbing . . . Though it's non-fiction, The Feather Thief contains many of the elements of a classic thriller.” —Maureen Corrigan, NPR’s Fresh Air

“One of the most peculiar and memorable true-crime books ever.” —Christian Science Monitor


The Queen's Embroiderer: A True Story of Paris, Lovers, Swindlers, and the First Stock Market Crisis Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781632864741
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - May 1st, 2018

From the author of How Paris Became Paris, a sweeping history of high finance, the origins of high fashion, and a pair of star-crossed lovers in 18th-century France.


A Spy Named Orphan: The Enigma of Donald Maclean Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393608571
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 1st, 2018

The first full biography of one of the twentieth century’s most notorious spies.