Bestsellers Collection

Located on the first floor, the bestsellers collection contains more than 350 items including works of fiction, non-fiction, graphic novels, and titles from best selling authors.  This collection is available to the whole Upstate community with a loan time of 3-weeks.

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#1 The warmth of other suns : the epic story of America's great migration / Isabel Wilkerson.
Wilkerson, Isabel.
Book. x, 622 p.
New York : Random House, ©2010.
x, 622 p. ; 25 cm.
In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold...n cities, in search of a better life. From 1915 to 1970, this exodus of almost six million people changed the face of America.

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#2 Men we reaped : a memoir / Jesmyn Ward.
Ward, Jesmyn.
Book. 258 p.
258 p. ; 22 cm.
A memoir that examines rural poverty and the lingering strains of racism in the South by the author of Salvage the bones.

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#3 March : Book One / John Lewis ; [co-written by] Andrew Aydin ; [art by] Nate Powell.
Lewis, John, 1940 February 21-
Book. 121 p.
121 p. : black-and-white ill. ; 25 cm.
This graphic novel is Congressman John Lewis' first-hand account of his lifelong struggle for civil and human rights, meditatin...s from state troopers, to receiving the Medal of Freedom awarded to him by Barack Obama, the first African-American president.

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#4 Promise me, Dad : a year of hope, hardship, and purpose / Joe Biden.
Biden, Joseph R., author.
Book. 260 p.
260 p. ; 22 cm.
In November 2014, thirteen members of the Biden family gathered on Nantucket for Thanksgiving, a tradition they had been sustain us and how hope, purpose, and action can guide us through the pain of personal loss into the light of a new future.

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#5 A new earth : awakening to your life's purpose / Eckhart Tolle.
Tolle, Eckhart, 1948-
Book. 315 p.
New York, N.Y. : Dutton/Penguin Group, ©2005.
315 p. ; 24 cm.
Tolle presents readers with an honest look at the current state of humanity: he implores us to see and accept that this state, ... who we truly are--which is something infinitely greater than anything we currently think we are.--From publisher description.

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#6 Horse made of fire / Heather Bell.
Bell, Heather.
Book. 67 p. ; #c 20 cm.
[S.l.] : Cobalt Press, 2015.
67 p. ; #c 20 cm.
I don't use them anymore -- Your hands in so many similes -- What to do if someone you love is dead -- LOST -- I start to particular --sewn -- The beginning -- Umbrella -- Executioner -- A love poem during marriage -- You, her mother, her child.

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#7 Revolution for dummies : laughing through the Arab Spring / Bassem Youssef.
Yūsuf, Bāsim, 1974- author.
Book. xi, 284 p., 8 unnumbered pages of plates
xi, 284 p., 8 unnumbered pages of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bassem Youssef recounts his life and offers hysterical riffs on the hypocrisy, instability, and corruption that has long animat...operative, recruited by Jon Stewart, to bring down the country through sarcasm. There's much more, and it's all insanely true.

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#8 Kane & Abel / Jeffrey Archer.
Archer, Jeffrey, 1940-
Book. 540 p.
New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1980.
540 p. ; 24 cm.
The son of a Boston millionaire and a penniless Polish immigrant are brought together in a relentless struggle to build a empire.

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#9 Evidence of the afterlife : the science of near-death experiences / Jeffrey Long ; with Paul ...
Long, Jeffrey.
Book. 215 p.
New York : HarperOne, ©2010.
215 p. ; 24 cm.
Through their work at the Near Death Experience Research Foundation, radiation oncologist Jeffrey Long and his wife, Jody, have...eath experiences (NDEs) from all over the world. "Largest NDE study ever conducted reveals proof of life after death"--Jacket.

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#10 Demian / Hermann Hesse.
Hesse, Hermann, 1877-1962.
Book. 109 p.
[United States] : BN Pubishing, ©2008.
109 p. ; 24 cm.

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