Fall 2020 Avid Reader Press Catalog
Category: History
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TitleOnly Plane in the Sky
AuthorGraff, Garrett M
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/21st Century
Category Full 2HISTORY / Military/United States
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Terrorism
On Sale09/08/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Cover StatusFinal
Now with a new afterword, Garrett M. Graff’s instant New York Times bestseller The Only Plane in the Sky, the comprehensive oral history of September 11, 2001 called “history as its most immediate and moving” (Jon Meacham) and “remarkable…a priceless civic gift” (The Wall Street Journal).
TitleAbout Face
AuthorHackworth, David H.
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
Category Full 2HISTORY / Military/United States
Category Full 3HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
On Sale09/29/20
Title StatusBO
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Cover StatusFinal
Called “everything a war memoir could possibly be” by The New York Times, this all-time classic of the military memoir genre now includes a new forward from bestselling author and retired Navy SEAL Jocko Willink.
TitleThe Best Presidential Writing
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/Executive Branch
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/General
Category Full 3LITERARY CRITICISM / American/General
On Sale10/20/20
Title StatusBSB
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Cover StatusFinal
A sweeping, groundbreaking, and comprehensive treasury of the most essential presidential writings, featuring a richly varied mix of the beloved and the little-known, from stirring speeches and shrewd remarks to behind-the-scenes drafts and unpublished autobiographies.
TitleSingular Sensation
AuthorRiedel, Michael
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
Category Full 2PERFORMING ARTS / Theater/Broadway & Musicals
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/State & Local/Middle Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA)
On Sale11/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Cover StatusFinal
The extraordinary story of a transformative decade on Broadway, featuring gripping behind-the-scenes accounts of shows such as Rent, Angels in America, Chicago, The Lion King, and The Producers—shows that changed the history of the American theater.

TitleThe Moth and the Mountain
AuthorCaesar, Ed
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
Category Full 1HISTORY / Expeditions & Discoveries
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Adventurers & Explorers
Category Full 3HISTORY / Military/World War I
On Sale11/17/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Cover StatusFinal
An extraordinary true story about one man’s attempt to salve the wounds of war and save his own soul through an audacious adventure.