Biography, Memoirs & Letters

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A Family History of Illness

Memory as Medicine

University of Washington Press

In this deeply personal narrative, Brett L. Walker constructs a history of his body to understand his diagnosis with a serious immunological disorder.

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Amma’s Daughters

A Memoir

Athabasca University Press
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Claire L’Heureux-Dubé

A Life

UBC Press

Going beyond jurisprudential legacy to provide rich sociocultural context, Claire L’Heureux-Dubé is an exploration of the controversial and historically transformative career of the first Quebec woman on Canada’s Supreme Court.

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He’s Always Been My Son

A Mother’s Story about Raising Her Transgender Son

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

An uplifting and supportive memoir of one family’s journey raising a transgender son, from birth through to adulthood.

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The Recovery Letters

Addressed to People Experiencing Depression

Afterword by Tom Couser; Edited by James Withey and Olivia Sagan
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This anthology of inspirational, heartfelt letters, written by people recovering from depression, is addressed to those who are currently affected by it.

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The Gift of Knowledge

Reflections on Sahaptin Ways

University of Washington Press
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