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I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai
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When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education.

When she was fifteen, she almost paid the ultimate price. She was shot in the head while riding the bus home from school, and few expected her to survive. Instead, Malala's miraculous recovery has taken her on an extraordinary journey from a remote valley in northern Pakistan to the halls of the United Nations in New York. At sixteen, she has become a global symbol of peaceful protest and the youngest nominee ever for the Nobel Peace Prize.

This is the remarkable tale of a family uprooted by global terrorism, of the fight for girls' education, of a father who, himself a school owner, championed and encouraged his daughter to write and attend school, and of brave parents who have a fierce love for their daughter in a society that prizes sons. I Am Malala will make you believe in the power of one person's voice to inspire change in the world.


More New Adult Non-Fiction:
Johnny Carson by Henry Bushkin
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From 1962 until 1992, Johnny Carson hosted The Tonight Show. In the 70s and 80s he was the country's highest-paid entertainer and its most enigmatic.

Johnny was notoriously inscrutable, as mercurial (and sometimes cruel) off-camera as he was charming and hilarious onstage. During the apex of his reign, Carson's longtime lawyer and best friend was Henry Bushkin, who now shows us Johnny Carson with a breathtaking clarity and depth that nobody else could.

The Fog Within by Nick Shamhart
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Autism is a word that has many meanings and variants; yet, without a single source to blame, it is also a word which has been used so frequently as of late that it has also become nearly meaningless.

Autism is not a meaningless cause or concern for Megan Cooper. She calls it the fog because it is an intangible force that intrudes and affects every moment of her day, from childhood on through adulthood. The Fog Within is the story of Megan's life, the story of autism as seen through her eyes, through a fog.

Brownie: Mascot of the Seventy-Fifth Naval Construction Battalion by Martha E. Keller
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When Roy Althouse rescued a little dog at Camp Hueneme in California in 1943, it was the beginning of a wonderful story, one that has finally been told by his daughter.

During their enlistment in the Navy Seabees, Althouse and his fellow members of the Seventy-Fifth Naval Construction Battalion all came to love the dog known as Brownie. He was smuggled aboard the USS Del Brasil and traveled with his master to nine different islands in the South Pacific. Brownie became the official mascot of the Seventy-Fifth, and at each island Althouse kept a record of his stay in a small notebook.

Roy's letters home were often filled with the antics of his beloved Brownie while also providing a glimpse of what life was like for a Seabee during the war. Against all odds, Brownie returned to the United States to live out his life with his best friend in Bucyrus. Their story is one of adventure, friendship, and love that spanned across oceans and time.

Miss Kay's Duck Commander Kitchen: Faith, Family, and Food--Bringing Our Home to Your Table by Kay Robertson
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Writing a cookbook for people who love good food has been a lifelong dream for me, and I'm so happy to be sharing some of our family's favorite recipes with you.

In this book you'll find everything from Jase's Favorite Sweet Potato Pie to Phil's own special recipes, like his scrumptious Crawfish Fettuccine. There's girly food for a gathering of your best friends, like Aunt Judy's Cranberry Salad, as well as dishes straight from the hunt, like Boiled Squirrel and Dumplings.

In addition to more than one hundred specially chosen recipes, I've included old family snapshots of the days before the Duck Dynasty series and stories of our family and how we live. The dinner table has long been one of our favorite places for telling stories, and there's always competition to see who can dish out the wildest story. We believe that food and cooking bring people together. It's brought our family together for generations, and it can do the same for yours.

Wrestling with the Devil: The True Story of a World Champion Professional Wrestler - His Reign, Ruin, and Redemption by Lex Luger
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Lex Luger, wrestling megasensation and three-time world heavyweight champion, ruled the ring for years as The Total Package. Whether he was making a dramatic entrance from a helicopter, defeating champ Hulk Hogan, or sculpting a near-perfect physique, Lex was on top of his game.

Yet backstage, he was wrestling with addictions to drugs and alcohol, things he clung to even when his girlfriend died suddenly of a drug overdose and Lex went to jail. There, Lex faced the truth: he was losing the fight for his life.

Still awaiting him was his most brutal opponent yet, when the wrestling champ found himself helplessly paralyzed from the neck down. Lex reveals never-before-told stories from his career, his struggle with personal demons, and how, through unexpected faith, grace, and redemption, he overcame all odds to fight the only battle that really matters.


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