Spring 2022 Avid Reader Press Catalog
Category: Biography & Autobiography
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TitleWatergate
AuthorGraff, Garrett M
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/Executive Branch
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
ISBN-139781982139162
On Sale02/08/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages448
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Only Plane in the Sky, the first definitive narrative history of Watergate, exploring the full scope of the scandal through the politicians, investigators, journalists, and informants who made it the most influential political event of our modern era.
TitleEasy Beauty
AuthorCooper Jones, ChloƩ
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / People with Disabilities
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Ethics
ISBN-139781982151997
On Sale04/05/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From Pulitzer Prize–nominated, Whiting Award­–winning writer and philosophy professor Chloé Cooper Jones, a groundbreaking memoir about disability, motherhood, and a journey to far-flung places in search of a new way of seeing and being seen.
TitleTake Up Space
AuthorMiller, Lisa
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional/Hispanic & Latino
ISBN-139781501166976
On Sale02/01/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages272
Cover StatusMissing
An engaging, all-encompassing biography of Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in the bestselling tradition of Notorious RBG and Pelosi that explores her explosive rise and impact on the future of American culture and politics.
TitleThe Beauty of Dusk
AuthorBruni, Frank
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Medical
Category Full 3SELF-HELP / Aging
ISBN-139781982108571
On Sale03/01/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From New York Times columnist and bestselling author Frank Bruni comes a wise and moving memoir about aging, affliction, and optimism after partially losing his eyesight.
TitleTasha
AuthorMorton, Brian
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Eldercare
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Jewish
ISBN-139781982178932
On Sale04/12/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages224
Cover StatusReady to Feed
In the spirit of Fierce Attachments, Bettyville, and The End of Your Life Book Club, acclaimed novelist Brian Morton delivers a moving, darkly funny memoir of his mother’s vibrant life and the many ways in which their tight, tumultuous relationship was refashioned in her twilight years.
Title100,000 First Bosses
AuthorHaskell, Will
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/State
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process/Campaigns & Elections
ISBN-139781982164010
On Sale01/18/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages240
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The underdog story of Will Haskell, who became a Democratic state Senator in 2018 at age twenty-two—taking on an incumbent who had been undefeated for Haskell’s entire life and earning an endorsement from President Obama—and is determined to pave the way for his peers to transform government from the bottom up.
TitleHot Seat
AuthorImmelt, Jeff
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Leadership
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Business
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Corporate & Business History
ISBN-139781982114787
On Sale02/08/22
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A fascinating and candid memoir about successful leadership from the former CEO of General Electric, named one of the “World’s Best CEOs” three times by Barron’s, and the hard-won lessons he learned from his experience leading GE immediately after 9/11, through the devastating 2008–09 financial crisis, and into an increasingly globalized world.