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Visionary Women: How Rachel Carson, Jane Jacobs, Jane Goodall, and Alice Waters Changed Our World Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062310729
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Published: Ecco Press - April 3rd, 2018

Four influential women we thought we knew well--Jane Jacobs, Rachel Carson, Jane Goodall, and Alice Waters--and how they spearheaded the modern progressive movement

To the Edges of the Earth: 1909, the Race for the Three Poles, and the Climax of the Age of Exploration Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062564474
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Published: William Morrow & Company - March 13th, 2018

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, an entwined narrative of the most adventurous year of all time, when three expeditions simultaneously raced to the top, bottom, and heights of the world

Disappointment River: Finding and Losing the Northwest Passage Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385541626
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Published: Doubleday Books - March 13th, 2018

In 1789, Alexander Mackenzie traveled 1200 miles on the immense river in Canada that now bears his name, in search of the fabled Northwest Passage that had eluded mariners for hundreds of years. In 2016, the acclaimed memoirist Brian Castner retraced Mackenzie's route by canoe in a grueling journey -- and discovered the Passage he could not find.

Broad Band: The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet Cover Image
ISBN: 9780735211759
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Published: Portfolio - March 6th, 2018

If you loved Hidden Figures or The Rise of the Rocket Girls, you'll love Claire Evans' breakthrough book on the women who brought you the internet--written out of history, until now.

The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525429722
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Published: Viking - March 6th, 2018

The nail-biting climax of one of the greatest political battles in American history: the ratification of the constitutional amendment that granted women the right to vote.

"Stirring, definitive, and engrossing....Weiss brings a lucid, lively, journalistic tone to the story....The Woman's Hour is compulsory reading."--NPR

Iris Apfel: Accidental Icon Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062405081
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Published: Harper Design - March 6th, 2018

"Personal style really originated with Iris Apfel; she has always espoused the virtues of not just dressing for yourself, but being who you are and doing it unapologetically, which is perhaps why she and her messaging and aesthetic have resonated so comprehensively. She's a transcendent icon "-- Leandra Medine,

I Have the Right to: A High School Survivor's Story of Sexual Assault, Justice, and Hope Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534414433
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - March 6th, 2018

A young survivor tells her searing, visceral story of sexual assault, justice, and healing in this gutwrenching memoir.

The numbers are staggering: nearly one in five girls ages fourteen to seventeen have been the victim of a sexual assault or attempted sexual assault. This is the true story of one of those girls.

Unmasked: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062424204
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Published: Harper - March 6th, 2018

"You have the luck of Croesus on stilts (as my Auntie Vi would have said) if you've had the sort of career, ups and downs, warts and all that I have in that wondrous little corner of show business called musical theatre."

No Turning Back: Life, Loss, and Hope in Wartime Syria Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393609493
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 13th, 2018

Extending back to the first demonstrations of 2011, No Turning Back dissects the tangle of ideologies and allegiances that make up the Syrian conflict. As protests ignited in Daraa, some citizens were brimming with a sense of possibility. A privileged young man named Suleiman posted videos of the protests online, full of hope for justice and democracy.

Everything You Love Will Burn: Inside the Rebirth of White Nationalism in America Cover Image
ISBN: 9781568589947
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Published: Nation Books - February 20th, 2018

The dark story of the shocking resurgence of white supremacist and nationalist groups, and their path to political power

Astral Weeks: A Secret History of 1968 Cover Image
ISBN: 9780735221345
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Published: Penguin Press - March 6th, 2018

A mind-expanding dive into a lost chapter of 1968, featuring the famous and forgotten: Van Morrison, folkie-turned-cult-leader Mel Lyman, Timothy Leary, James Brown, and many more

Meet the Frugalwoods: Achieving Financial Independence Through Simple Living Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062668134
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Published: HarperBusiness - March 6th, 2018

The deeply personal story of how award-winning personal finance blogger Elizabeth Willard Thames abandoned a successful career in the city and embraced frugality to create a more meaningful, purpose-driven life, and retire to a homestead in the Vermont woods at age thirty-two with her husband and daughter.

Fair Shot: Rethinking Inequality and How We Earn Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250196590
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Published: St. Martin's Press - February 20th, 2018

..".deeply felt and cogently argued...Hughes makes a powerful case that deserves a respectful hearing." --The Financial Times

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes argues that the best way to fight income inequality is with a radically simple idea: a guaranteed income for working people, paid for by the one percent.

We the Corporations: How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights Cover Image
ISBN: 9780871407122
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - February 27th, 2018

In Praise of Difficult Women: Life Lessons from 29 Heroines Who Dared to Break the Rules Cover Image
By Karen Karbo, Cheryl Strayed (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781426217746
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Published: National Geographic Society - February 27th, 2018

From Frida Kahlo and Elizabeth Taylor to Nora Ephron, Carrie Fisher, and Lena Dunham, this witty narrative explores what we can learn from the imperfect and extraordinary legacies of 29 iconic women who forged their own unique paths in the world.

Time Pieces: A Dublin Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524732837
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - February 27th, 2018

From the internationally acclaimed and Man Booker Prize-winning author of The Sea and the Benjamin Black mysteries--a vividly evocative memoir that unfolds around the author's recollections, experience, and imaginings of Dublin.

The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385542760
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Published: Doubleday Books - February 20th, 2018

The #1 bestselling author of The Future of the Mind traverses the frontiers of astrophysics, artificial intelligence, and technology to offer a stunning vision of man's future in space, from settling Mars to traveling to distant galaxies.

The Kevin Show: An Olympic Athlete's Battle with Mental Illness Cover Image
ISBN: 9781632866820
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 6th, 2018

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Monopolists, the incredible story of Olympic sailor Kevin Hall, and the psychiatric syndrome that makes him believe he stars in a television show of his life.

Hiding Out: A Memoir of Drugs, Deception, and Double Lives Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062565679
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Published: Dey Street Books - February 20th, 2018

" Hiding Out] brims with drunkenness, sexuality and urgency...a "can't-put-down" read." -- Washington Post

What Are We Doing Here?: Essays Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374282219
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Published: Farrar Straus and Giroux - February 20th, 2018

New essays on theological, political, and contemporary themes, by the Pulitzer Prize winner

The Food Explorer: The True Adventures of the Globe-Trotting Botanist Who Transformed What America Eats Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101990582
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Published: Dutton Books - February 20th, 2018

The true adventures of David Fairchild, a late-nineteenth-century food explorer who traveled the globe and introduced diverse crops like avocados, mangoes, seedless grapes--and thousands more--to the American plate.

Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525427575
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Published: Viking - February 13th, 2018


"My new favorite book of all time." --Bill Gates

If you think the world is coming to an end, think again: people are living longer, healthier, freer, and happier lives, and while our problems are formidable, the solutions lie in the Enlightenment ideal of using reason and science.

In Search of Israel: The History of an Idea Cover Image
ISBN: 9780691179285
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Published: Princeton University Press - February 22nd, 2018

A major new history of the century-long debate over what a Jewish state should be

Wallis in Love: The Untold Life of the Duchess of Windsor, the Woman Who Changed the Monarchy Cover Image
ISBN: 9781455566976
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - February 13th, 2018

For fans of the Netflix series The Crown and from the author of the New York Times bestseller 17 Carnations comes a captivating biography of Wallis Simpson, the notorious woman for whom Edward VIII gave up the throne.

Cringeworthy: A Theory of Awkwardness Cover Image
ISBN: 9780735211636
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Published: Portfolio - February 13th, 2018

New York magazine's "Science of Us" editor explains the compelling psychology of awkwardness, and asks: what if the moments that make us feel most awkward are actually valuable?

Dead People Suck: A Guide for Survivors of the Newly Departed Cover Image
ISBN: 9781635650006
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Published: Rodale Books - February 13th, 2018

An honest, irreverent, laugh-out-loud guide to coping with death and dying from Emmy-nominated writer and New York Times bestselling co-author of Sh*tty Mom Laurie Kilmartin.

Left Bank: Art, Passion, and the Rebirth of Paris, 1940-50 Cover Image
ISBN: 9781627790246
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - February 13th, 2018

An incandescent group portrait of the midcentury artists and thinkers whose lives, loves, collaborations, and passions were forged against the wartime destruction and postwar rebirth of Paris

The Left Behind: Decline and Rage in Rural America Cover Image
ISBN: 9780691177663
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Published: Princeton University Press - February 14th, 2018

How a fraying social fabric is fueling the outrage of rural Americans

The Art of Vanishing: A Memoir of Wanderlust Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399563584
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Published: Viking - February 6th, 2018

A young woman chafing at the confines of marriage confronts the high cost of craving freedom and adventure

At twenty-five, as her wedding date approached, Laura Smith began to feel trapped. Not by her fianc , who shared her appetite for adventure, but by the unsettling idea that it was hard to be at once married and free.

Operation Chaos: The Vietnam Deserters Who Fought the Cia, the Brainwashers, and Themselves Cover Image
ISBN: 9781627794633
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - February 13th, 2018

An untold Cold War story: how the CIA tried to infiltrate a radical group of U.S. military deserters, a tale that leads from a bizarre political cult to the heart of the Washington establishment

A Kind of Mirraculas Paradise: A True Story about Schizophrenia Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501134036
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Published: Scribner Book Company - January 23rd, 2018

Dazzlingly, daringly written, marrying the thoughtful originality of Maggie Nelson's The Argonauts with the revelatory power of Neurotribes and The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down, this propulsive, stunning book illuminates the experience of living with schizophrenia like never before.

Built: The Hidden Stories Behind Our Structures Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781635570229
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Published: Bloomsbury UK - February 13th, 2018

The wonders of engineering revealed--by the inspirational female engineer behind The Shard, Western Europe's tallest building.

While our cities are full of incredible engineering feats, most of us live with little idea of what goes into creating the built environment, let alone how a new building goes up, what it is constructed upon, or how it remains standing.

Feel Free: Essays Cover Image
ISBN: 9781594206252
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Published: Penguin Press - February 6th, 2018

From Zadie Smith, one of the most beloved authors of her generation, a new collection of essays

Brotopia: Breaking Up the Boys' Club of Silicon Valley Cover Image
ISBN: 9780735213531
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Published: Portfolio - February 6th, 2018

Instant National Bestseller

"Excellent." -- San Francisco Chronicle

"Brotopia is more than a business book. Silicon Valley holds extraordinary power over our present lives as well as whatever utopia (or nightmare) might come next." --New York Times

Brave Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062655981
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Published: HarperOne - January 30th, 2018


Full Battle Rattle: My Story as the Longest-Serving Special Forces A-Team Soldier in American History Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250121158
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Published: St. Martin's Press - February 6th, 2018

Over 100 combat missions, 24 years as a Green Beret--Full Battle Rattle tells the legend of a soldier who served America in every war since Vietnam.

The Case Against Education: Why the Education System Is a Waste of Time and Money Cover Image
ISBN: 9780691174655
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Published: Princeton University Press - January 5th, 2018

Why we need to stop wasting public funds on education

Fifty Million Rising: The New Generation of Working Women Transforming the Muslim World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781568585901
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Published: Nation Books - January 30th, 2018

Across the Muslim world, ever greater numbers of women are going to work. In the span of just over a decade, millions have joined the workforce, giving them more earning and purchasing power and greater autonomy.

I Know How You Feel: The Joy and Heartbreak of Friendship in Women's Lives Cover Image
ISBN: 9780544870277
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - February 6th, 2018

An expert's rich exploration of the intense, complicated landscape of women's friendships.

"Do I have enough friends?" "Why did my friendship end?" and "What makes a good friendship work?"

All-American Murder: The Rise and Fall of Aaron Hernandez, the Superstar Whose Life Ended on Murderers' Row Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316412650
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Published: Little Brown and Company - January 22nd, 2018

The instant #1 New York Times bestseller

"Ripped from the headlines . . . Combining in-depth, investigative reporting and fresh interviews, the authors effectively tabloid-proof this shocking, celebrity-driven story by lining up the facts and labeling rumors." --USA Today

The Kings of Big Spring: God, Oil, and One Family's Search for the American Dream Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250058911
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 6th, 2018

"Think of it as a Texas version of Hillbilly Elegy."
-- Bryan Burrough, New York Times bestselling author of THE BIG RICH and BARBARIANS AT THE GATE

The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border Cover Image
ISBN: 9780735217713
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 6th, 2018

The instant New York Times bestseller, "A must-read for anyone who thinks 'build a wall' is the answer to anything." --Esquire

The Making of a Dream: How a Group of Young Undocumented Immigrants Helped Change What It Means to Be American Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062560124
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Published: Harper - January 30th, 2018

A journalist chronicles the next chapter in civil rights--the story of a movement and a nation, witnessed through the poignant and inspiring experiences of five young undocumented activists who are transforming society's attitudes toward one of the most contentious political matters roiling America today: immigration.

The Monk of Mokha Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101947319
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - January 30th, 2018


"A gripping, triumphant adventure" (Los Angeles Times) from bestselling author Dave Eggers, the incredible true story of a young Yemeni American man, raised in San Francisco, who dreams of resurrecting the ancient art of Yemeni coffee but finds himself trapped in Sana'a by civil war.

Jefferson's Daughters: Three Sisters, White and Black, in a Young America Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101886243
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Published: Ballantine Books - January 30th, 2018

The remarkable untold story of Thomas Jefferson's three daughters--two white and free, one black and enslaved--and the divergent paths they forged in a newly independent America

The Spinning Magnet: The Electromagnetic Force That Created the Modern World--And Could Destroy It Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101985168
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Published: Dutton Books - January 30th, 2018

The mystery of Earth's invisible, life-supporting power

Alanna Mitchell's globe-trotting history of the science of electromagnetism and the Earth's magnetic field--right up to the latest indications that the North and South Poles may soon reverse, with apocalyptic results--will soon change the way you think about our planet.

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ISBN: 9780062427267
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Published: Ecco Press - January 30th, 2018

A dramatic rethinking of the encounter between Montezuma and Hernando Cort's that completely overturns what we know about the Spanish conquest of the Americas

Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250158062
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - January 5th, 2018

#1 New York Times Bestseller

With extraordinary access to the West Wing, Michael Wolff reveals what happened behind-the-scenes in the first nine months of the most controversial presidency of our time in Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House.

Together We Rise: Behind the Scenes at the Protest Heard Around the World Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062843432
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Published: Dey Street Books - January 16th, 2018


How Democracies Die Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524762933
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - January 16th, 2018


"Cool and persuasive... How Democracies Die comes at exactly the right moment."
--The Washington Post

The Epic City: The World on the Streets of Calcutta Cover Image
ISBN: 9781635571561
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - January 9th, 2018

Shortlisted for the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year

A masterful and entirely fresh portrait of great hopes and dashed dreams in a mythical city from a major new literary voice.

Everything that could possibly be wrong with a city was wrong with Calcutta.

Meditation for Fidgety Skeptics: A 10% Happier How-To Book Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399588945
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - December 26th, 2017


Too busy to meditate? Can't turn off your brain? Curious about mindfulness but more comfortable in the gym? This book is for you.

You'll also get access to guided audio meditations on the 10% Happier app, to jumpstart your practice from day one.

The Stowaway: A Young Man's Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica Cover Image
ISBN: 9781476753867
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 16th, 2018

The spectacular, true story of a scrappy teenager from New York's Lower East Side who stowed away on the Roaring Twenties' most remarkable feat of science and daring: an expedition to Antarctica.

It's Even Worse Than You Think: What the Trump Administration Is Doing to America Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501174162
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 16th, 2018

New York Times Bestseller

The Trump administration is remaking the government. It's Even Worse Than You Think: What the Trump Administration Is Doing to America tells us exactly how it is making America worse again.

Winter Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399563331
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Published: Penguin Press - January 23rd, 2018

The second volume in his autobiographical quartet based on the seasons, Winter is an achingly beautiful collection of daily meditations and letters addressed directly to Knaugsaard's unborn daughter

When to Jump: If the Job You Have Isn't the Life You Want Cover Image
By Mike Lewis, Sheryl Sandberg (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781250124210
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - January 9th, 2018

"A lively and inspiring guidebook for anyone who wants to make the jump from normal to extraordinary."
--Tony Robbins, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Unshakeable and MONEY: Master the Game

The Square and the Tower: Networks and Power, from the Freemasons to Facebook Cover Image
ISBN: 9780735222915
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Published: Penguin Press - January 16th, 2018

The instant New York Times bestseller.

A brilliant recasting of the turning points in world history, including the one we're living through, as a collision between old power hierarchies and new social networks.

"Captivating and compelling." --The New York Times

Treating People Well: The Extraordinary Power of Civility at Work and in Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501157981
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Published: Scribner Book Company - January 9th, 2018

A guide to personal and professional empowerment through civility and social skills, written by two White House Social Secretaries who offer an important fundamental message--everyone is important and everyone deserves to be treated well.

Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062796738
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Published: Harper - January 16th, 2018

A New York Times Bestseller

Modern Loss: Candid Conversation about Grief. Beginners Welcome. Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062499189
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Published: Harper Wave - January 23rd, 2018

Inspired by the website that the New York Times hailed as "redefining mourning," this book is a fresh and irreverent examination into navigating grief and resilience in the age of social media, offering comfort and community for coping with the mess of loss through candid original essays from a variety of voices, accompanied by gorgeous two-color illustrations and wry infographics.

The Wall and the Gate: Israel, Palestine, and the Legal Battle for Human Rights Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250122704
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Published: Metropolitan Books - January 23rd, 2018

From renowned human rights lawyer Michael Sfard, an unprecedented exploration of the struggle for human rights in Israel's courts

Lost Connections: Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression - And the Unexpected Solutions Cover Image
ISBN: 9781632868305
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Published: Bloomsbury UK - January 23rd, 2018

New York Times Bestseller

From the New York Times bestselling author of Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs, a radical new way of thinking about depression and anxiety.

Hippie Food: How Back-To-The-Landers, Longhairs, and Revolutionaries Changed the Way We Eat Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062437303
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Published: William Morrow & Company - January 23rd, 2018

An enlightening narrative history--an entertaining fusion of Tom Wolfe and Michael Pollan--that traces the colorful origins of once unconventional foods and the diverse fringe movements, charismatic gurus, and counterculture elements that brought them to the mainstream and created a distinctly American cuisine.

The Better Brain Solution: How to Start Now--At Any Age--To Reverse and Prevent Insulin Resistance of the Brain, Sharpen Cognitive Function, and Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524732387
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - January 2nd, 2018

Diabetes ... Alzheimer's disease ... here, from the author of the best-selling 30-Day Heart Tune-Up and Smart Fat, is the first book to show how the brain can become insulin resistant through diet and lifestyle, and to make clear how and why this has been directly linked to cognitive decline and memory loss.

No Time to Spare: Thinking about What Matters Cover Image
By Ursula K. Le Guin, Karen Joy Fowler (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781328661593
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - December 5th, 2017

Ursula K. Le Guin on the absurdity of denying your age: "If I'm ninety and believe I'm forty-five, I'm headed for a very bad time trying to get out of the bathtub."

On cultural perceptions of fantasy: "The direction of escape is toward freedom. So what is 'escapism' an accusation of?"

Women & Power: A Manifesto Cover Image
ISBN: 9781631494758
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - December 12th, 2017

After the Eclipse: A Mother's Murder, a Daughter's Search Cover Image
ISBN: 9780544302655
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - September 26th, 2017

"Stunning." --Entertainment Weekly - "Raw and perfect." --Laura Miller, Slate
"Heartbreaking yet hopeful." --Samantha Irby, Marie Claire

When the World Seemed New: George H. W. Bush and the End of the Cold War Cover Image
ISBN: 9780547423067
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - November 7th, 2017

Based on unprecedented access to previously classified documents and dozens of interviews with key policymakers, here is the untold story of how George H. W. Bush faced a critical turning point of history--the end of the Cold War.

Goddess of Anarchy: The Life and Times of Lucy Parsons, American Radical Cover Image
ISBN: 9780465078998
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Published: Basic Books - December 5th, 2017

From a prize-winning historian, a new portrait of an extraordinary activist and the turbulent age in which she lived

Happiness in This Life: A Passionate Meditation on Earthly Existence Cover Image
By Pope Francis, Oonagh Stransky (Translator)
ISBN: 9780525510970
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Published: Random House - December 5th, 2017

A collection of homilies, speeches, and "messages of the day" that brings together Pope Francis's wisdom on finding happiness in the here and now

Why Comics?: From Underground to Everywhere Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062476807
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Published: Harper - December 5th, 2017

The massive impact that comics have had on our culture becomes more and more clear every day, from the critically acclaimed musical Fun Home, based on Alison Bechdel's groundbreaking comic, to the dozens of superhero films hitting cinemas every year. What is it that makes comics so special? What can this unique art form do that others can't?

The Chinese Typewriter: A History Cover Image
ISBN: 9780262036368
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Published: Mit Press - August 8th, 2017

How Chinese characters triumphed over the QWERTY keyboard and laid the foundation for China's information technology successes today.