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Better Days Will Come Again: The Life of Arthur Briggs, Jazz Genius of Harlem, Paris, and a Nazi Prison Camp

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Better Days Will Come Again: The Life of Arthur Briggs, Jazz Genius of Harlem, Paris, and a Nazi Prison Camp

Better Days Will Come Again: The Life of Arthur Briggs, Jazz Genius of Harlem, Paris, and a Nazi Prison Camp by Travis Atria
English | January 7th, 2020 | ISBN: 0914090100 | 304 pages | EPUB | 5.29 MB

Arthur Briggs's life was Homeric in scope. Born on the the tiny island of Grenada, he set sail for Harlem during the Renaissance, then to Europe in the aftermath of WWI, where he was among the first pioneers to introduce jazz music to the world. During the legendary Jazz Age in Paris, Briggs's trumpet provided the soundtrack while Hemingway, Fitzgerald, and the rest of the Lost Generation got drunk. By the 1930s, Briggs was considered "the Louis Armstrong of Paris," and was the peer of the greatest names of his time, from Josephine Baker to Django Reinhardt.

The Burnout Cure: Learning to Love Teaching Again

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The Burnout Cure: Learning to Love Teaching Again

The Burnout Cure: Learning to Love Teaching Again by Chase Mielke
English | March 19th, 2019 | ISBN: 1416627251 | 220 pages | EPUB | 2.10 MB

How can you energize yourself to maintain or regain a positive outlook and love of teaching? What specific, immediate actions can you take to enhance your well-being and thrive both on and off the job?

Complete Self Help for Your Nerves: Learn to Relax and Enjoy Life Again by Overcoming Fear

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Complete Self Help for Your Nerves: Learn to Relax and Enjoy Life Again by Overcoming Fear

Complete Self Help for Your Nerves: Learn to Relax and Enjoy Life Again by Overcoming Fear by Claire Weekes
English | June 1st, 2008 | ISBN: 0732287073, 0732257980 | 272 pages | EPUB | 1.12 MB

The international bestselling step-by-step guide that will show you how to break the cycle of fear and cure your feelings of panic and anxiety.

The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again (Penguin Modern Classics)

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The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again (Penguin Modern Classics)

The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again (Penguin Modern Classics) by Andy Warhol
English | July 18th, 2019 | ISBN: 014118910X, 0330248154 | 256 pages | EPUB | 0.49 MB

The autobiography of an American icon, Andy Warhol's The Philosophy of Andy Warhol is published in Penguin Modern Classics.

You'll Never See Daylight Again

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You'll Never See Daylight Again

You'll Never See Daylight Again by Michaella McCollum
English | October 31st, 2019 | ISBN: 178606880X | 288 pages | EPUB | 5.68 MB

Michaella was just a regular girl, spending the summer working at a bar in Ibiza, until she was approached by a man who asked her if she'd like to make some quick, easy money…and her decision would change her life forever. Her image was broadcast all over the world, as half of the infamous Peru Two, after she was caught and imprisoned for attempting to smuggle 11kg of cocaine from Peru to Madrid. You'll Never See Daylight is the gritty true story of Michaella's time in a Peruvian prison - recounting tales of vicious guards, psychotic inmates and horrendous prison conditions - and the struggles she faced as she attempted to rebuild her life among such scandal and notoriety.

To Begin the World Over Again: How the American Revolution Devastated the Globe

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To Begin the World Over Again: How the American Revolution Devastated the Globe

To Begin the World Over Again: How the American Revolution Devastated the Globe by Matthew Lockwood
English | October 22nd, 2019 | ISBN: 030023225X | 512 pages | EPUB | 18.48 MB

The first exploration of the profound and often catastrophic impact the American Revolution had on the rest of the world

Sorry I Barfed on Your Bed Again: (and More Heartwarming Letters from Kitty)

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Sorry I Barfed on Your Bed Again: (and More Heartwarming Letters from Kitty)

Sorry I Barfed on Your Bed Again: (and More Heartwarming Letters from Kitty) by Jeremy Greenberg
English | October 8th, 2019 | ISBN: 1449487971 | 64 pages | EPUB | 21.71 MB

Tess wants you to know that she intends to continue throwing up freely as long as the new baby gets to—fair is fair. Ovid would like to inform you that he's giving up one of his nine lives in order to avoid a visit to the vet—he'll miss you and knows you understand. And Quinn assures you that she'll protect you from whatever it is that's rolled under the table with all the righteous fury in her little body—even if only turns out to be a dropped olive.

I Will Never See the World Again: The Memoir of an Imprisoned Writer

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I Will Never See the World Again: The Memoir of an Imprisoned Writer

I Will Never See the World Again: The Memoir of an Imprisoned Writer by Ahmet Altan
English | October 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 1590519922 | 224 pages | EPUB | 1.17 MB

A resilient Turkish writer's inspiring account of his imprisonment that provides crucial insight into political censorship amidst the global rise of authoritarianism.