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Reckless Daughter: A Portrait of Joni Mitchell Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374248130
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Published: Sarah Crichton Books - October 17th, 2017

An intimate new biography of Joni Mitchell, one of the greatest musicians of the twentieth century


Guantanamo Diary: Restored Edition Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316517881
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Published: Back Bay Books - October 17th, 2017

The acclaimed national bestseller, the first and only diary written by a Guantanamo detainee during his imprisonment, now with previously censored material restored.


Oriana Fallaci: The Journalist, the Agitator, the Legend Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781590517864
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Published: Other Press (NY) - October 17th, 2017

A landmark biography of the most famous Italian journalist of the twentieth century, an inspiring and often controversial woman who defied the codes of reportage and established the "La Fallaci" style of interview.

Oriana Fallaci is known for her uncompromising vision. To retrace Fallaci's life means to retrace the course of history from World War II to 9/11.


The Crown: The Official Companion, Volume 1: Elizabeth II, Winston Churchill, and the Making of a Young Queen (1947-1955) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524762285
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Published: Crown Archetype - October 17th, 2017

The official companion to the Emmy-winning Netflix drama chronicling the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, and starring Claire Foy and John Lithgow, The Crown by Peter Morgan, featuring additional historical background and beautifully reproduced archival photos and show stills


Where the Past Begins: A Writer's Memoir Cover Image
By Amy Tan
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062319296
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Published: Ecco Press - October 17th, 2017

FROM NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR AMY TAN, A MEMOIR ON HER LIFE AS A WRITER, HER CHILDHOOD, AND THE SYMBIOTIC RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN FICTION AND EMOTIONAL MEMORY


Trump Is F*cking Crazy: (This Is Not a Joke) Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525533863
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Published: Blue Rider Press - October 17th, 2017

Fast Food Genocide: How Processed Food Is Killing Us and What We Can Do about It Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062571212
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Published: HarperOne - October 17th, 2017

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Eat to Live and The End of Diabetes, an unflinching, provocative exploration of how our food is killing us and the ways in which we are unwitting participants in an unprecedented and exploding health crisis.


Soonish: Ten Emerging Technologies That'll Improve And/Or Ruin Everything Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399563829
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Published: Penguin Press - October 17th, 2017

From a top scientist and the creator of the hugely popular web comic Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal, a hilariously illustrated investigation into future technologies -- from how to fling a ship into deep space on the cheap to 3D organ printing


American Wolf: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781101902783
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - October 17th, 2017

The enthralling story of the rise and reign of O-Six, the celebrated Yellowstone wolf, and the people who loved or feared her


Before You Know It: The Unconscious Reasons We Do What We Do Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501101212
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Published: Touchstone Books - October 17th, 2017

Dr. John Bargh, the world's leading expert on the unconscious mind, presents a groundbreaking book, twenty years in the making, which gives us an entirely new understanding of the hidden mental processes that secretly govern every aspect of our behavior.


Leonardo Da Vinci Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781501139154
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 17th, 2017

"A powerful story of an exhilarating mind and life....the book is a study in creativity: how to define it, how to achieve it."--The New Yorker

"Majestic . . . Enthralling, masterful, and passionate."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

"A monumental tribute to a titanic figure."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)


The World of Lore: Monstrous Creatures Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524797966
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Published: Del Rey Books - October 10th, 2017

A fascinating, beautifully illustrated guide to the monsters that are part of our collective psyche, featuring both rare and best-loved stories from the hit podcast Lore, soon to be an online streaming series.


Waiting for the Punch: Words to Live by from the Wtf Podcast Cover Image
By Marc Maron, John Oliver (Foreword by)
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250088888
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Published: Flatiron Books - October 10th, 2017

The Girl from Aleppo: Nujeen's Escape from War to Freedom Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062567741
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Published: Harper Wave - October 10th, 2017

Prize-winning journalist and the co-author of smash New York Times bestseller I Am Malala, Christina Lamb, now tells the inspiring true story of another remarkable young hero: Nujeen Mustafa, a teenager born with cerebral palsy, whose harrowing journey from war-ravaged Syria to Germany in a wheelchair is a breathtaking tale of fortitude, grit, and hope that lends a face to th


Schlesinger: The Imperial Historian Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780393244700
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 10th, 2017

Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. (1917-2007), known today as the architect of John F. Kennedy's presidential legacy, blazed an extraordinary path from Harvard University to wartime London to the West Wing. The son of a pioneering historian--and a two-time Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner in his own right--Schlesinger redefined the art of presidential biography.


Walking with Peety: The Dog Who Saved My Life Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781478971160
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 10th, 2017

Eric was 150 pounds overweight, depressed, and sick. After a lifetime of failed diet attempts, and the onset of type 2 diabetes due to his weight, Eric went to a new doctor, who surprisingly prescribed a shelter dog. And that's when Eric met Peety: an overweight, middle-aged, and forgotten dog who, like Eric, had seen better days.


Beyond the Messy Truth: How We Came Apart, How We Come Together Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780399180026
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 10th, 2017

A passionate manifesto that exposes hypocrisy on both sides of the political divide and points a way out of the tribalism that is tearing America apart--by the CNN political contributor and host hailed as "a star of the 2016 campaign" (The New York Times) who coined the term "whitelash"


We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590566
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Published: One World - October 3rd, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - In these "urgently relevant essays,"* the National Book Award-winning author of Between the World and Me "reflects on race, Barack Obama's presidency and its jarring aftermath"*--including the election of Donald Trump.


Forged in Crisis: The Power of Courageous Leadership in Turbulent Times Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781501174445
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Published: Scribner Book Company - October 3rd, 2017

An enthralling historical narrative filled with critical leadership insights that will be of interest to a wide range of readers--including those in government, business, education, and the arts--Forged in Crisis, by celebrated Harvard Business School historian Nancy Koehn, spotlights five masters of crisis: polar explorer Ernest Shackleton; President Abraham Lincoln; legendary abolitionist


The Ghost: A Cultural History Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781849764674
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Published: Tate Publishing(UK) - October 3rd, 2017

Tell: Love, Defiance, and the Military Trial at the Tipping Point for Gay Rights Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781611688429
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Published: Foreedge - October 3rd, 2017

In 1993 Margie Witt, a young Air Force nurse, was chosen as the face of the Air Force's "Cross into the Blue" recruitment campaign. This was also the year that President Clinton's plan for gays to serve openly in the military was quashed by an obdurate Congress, resulting in the blandly cynical political compromise known as Don't Ask, Don't Tell.


A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316382939
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Published: Hachette Books - October 3rd, 2017

"Absolutely essential reading, period."---Alexandra Fuller, bestselling author of Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight


Dear World: A Syrian Girl's Story of War and Plea for Peace Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781501178443
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 3rd, 2017

"A story of love and courage amid brutality and terror, this is the testimony of a child who has endured the unthinkable." --J.K. Rowling


The Origins of Creativity Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781631493188
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - October 3rd, 2017

In this profound and lyrical book, one of our most celebrated biologists offers a sweeping examination of the relationship between the humanities and the sciences: what they offer to each other, how they can be united, and where they still fall short. Both endeavours, Edward O. Wilson reveals, have their roots in human creativity--the defining trait of our species.


Feed the Resistance: Recipes + Ideas for Getting Involved Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781452168388
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 3rd, 2017

From favorite cookbook author Julia Turshen comes this practical and inspiring handbook for political activism--with recipes. As the millions who marched in January 2017 demonstrated, activism is the new normal. When people search for ways to resist injustice and express support for civil rights, environmental protections, and more, they begin by gathering around the table to talk and plan.


Squid Empire: The Rise and Fall of the Cephalopods Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781611689235
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Published: Foreedge - October 3rd, 2017

Before there were mammals on land, there were dinosaurs. And before there were fish in the sea, there were cephalopods--the ancestors of modern squid and Earth's first truly substantial animals. Cephalopods became the first creatures to rise from the seafloor, essentially inventing the act of swimming.


The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781501147760
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 3rd, 2017

The New York Times bestselling authors of Switch and Made to Stick explore why certain brief experiences can jolt us and elevate us and change us--and how we can learn to create such extraordinary moments in our life and work.


The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781594634536
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 3rd, 2017

SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2017 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD IN NONFICTION

The visionary journalist and bestselling biographer of Vladimir Putin reveals how, in the space of a generation, Russia surrendered to a more virulent and invincible new strain of autocracy.


Americana: A 400-Year History of American Capitalism Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399563799
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Published: Penguin Press - September 26th, 2017

"A delightful tour through the businesses and industries that turned America into the biggest economy in the world. . . . An excellent book."--The Economist


A Taste of Paris: A History of the Parisian Love Affair with Food Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250082930
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 26th, 2017

Hit Refresh: The Quest to Rediscover Microsoft's Soul and Imagine a Better Future for Everyone Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062652508
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Published: HarperBusiness - September 26th, 2017

"At the core, Hit Refresh, is about us humans and the unique quality we call empathy, which will become ever more valuable in a world where the torrent of technology will disrupt the status quo like never before." - Satya Nadella from Hit Refresh


Daring Democracy: Igniting Power, Meaning, and Connection for the America We Want Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780807023815
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Published: Beacon Press - September 26th, 2017

An optimistic book for Americans who are asking, in the wake of Trump's victory, What do we do now? The answer: We need to organize and fight to protect and expand our democracy.


They Can't Kill Us All: The Story of the Struggle for Black Lives Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316312493
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 12th, 2017

LA Times winner for The Christopher Isherwood Prize for Autobiographical Prose
A New York Times bestseller
A New York Times Editors' Choice A Featured Title in The New York Times Book Review's "Paperback Row"

A Bustle "17 Books About Race Every White Person Should Read"


The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation's Largest Home Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781476794044
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Published: Touchstone Books - September 26th, 2017

New York Times Bestseller

"A soaring and gorgeous American story" (Karen Abbott) from the author of the New York Times bestselling The Girls of Atomic City.

The fascinating true story behind the magnificent Gilded Age mansion Biltmore--the largest, grandest residence ever built in the United States.


Principles: Life and Work Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781501124020
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 19th, 2017

#1 New York Times Bestseller

"Significant...The book is both instructive and surprisingly moving." --The New York Times


Ranger Games: A Story of Soldiers, Family and an Inexplicable Crime Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385538435
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Published: Doubleday Books - September 12th, 2017

"A gloriously good writer...Ranger Games is both surprising and moving...A memorable, novelistic account."--Jennifer Senior, New York Times

Intricate, heartrending, and morally urgent, Ranger Games is a crime story like no other


Unstoppable: My Life So Far Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374279790
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Published: Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar Straus and Giroux - September 12th, 2017

The Book of Separation Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780544520523
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - September 19th, 2017

The memoir of a woman who leaves her faith and her marriage and sets out to navigate the terrifying, liberating terrain of a newly mapless world


What Happened Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781501175565
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 12th, 2017

"In the past, for reasons I try to explain, I've often felt I had to be careful in public, like I was up on a wire without a net. Now I'm letting my guard down." --Hillary Rodham Clinton, from the introduction of What Happened


A Citizen's Guide to Impeachment Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781612197050
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Published: Melville House Publishing - September 12th, 2017

Impeachment is based upon "those offences which proceed from the misconduct of public men, or, in other words, from the abuse or violation of some public trust ... as they relate chiefly to injuries done immediately to the society itself." --Alexander Hamilton

A non-partisan guide to a precise understanding of the rules and history of impeachment . . .


One Nation After Trump: A Guide for the Perplexed, the Disillusioned, the Desperate, and the Not-Yet Deported Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250164056
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 19th, 2017

Windfall: How the New Energy Abundance Upends Global Politics and Strengthens America's Power Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781501107931
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 12th, 2017

Windfall is the boldest profile of the world's energy resources since Daniel Yergin's The Quest. Harvard professor and former Washington policymaker Meghan L. O'Sullivan reveals how fears of energy scarcity have given way to the reality of energy abundance. This abundance is transforming the geo-political order and boosting American power.


The Hacking of the American Mind: The Science Behind the Corporate Takeover of Our Bodies and Brains Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781101982587
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Published: Avery Publishing Group - September 12th, 2017

"Explores how industry has manipulated our most deep-seated survival instincts."--David Perlmutter, MD, Author, #1 New York Times bestseller, Grain Brain and Brain Maker


Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat to the Craziest Campaign in American History Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062684929
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Published: Dey Street Books - September 12th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"Compelling... this book couldn't be more timely." - Jill Abramson, New York Times Book Review

From the Recipient of the 2017 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism


Streampunks: Youtube and the Rebels Remaking Media Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062657732
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Published: HarperBusiness - September 5th, 2017

An entertainment and tech insider--YouTube's chief business officer--delivers the first detailed account of the rise of YouTube, the creative minds who have capitalized on it to become pop culture stars, and how streaming video is revolutionizing the media world.


David Bowie: A Life Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780451497833
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Published: Crown Archetype - September 12th, 2017

Dylan Jones's engrossing, magisterial biography of David Bowie is unlike any Bowie story ever written. Drawn from over 180 interviews with friends, rivals, lovers, and collaborators, some of whom have never before spoken about their relationship with Bowie, this oral history weaves a hypnotic spell as it unfolds the story of a remarkable rise to stardom and an unparalleled artistic path.


An Odyssey: A Father, a Son, and an Epic Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385350594
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 12th, 2017

From award-winning memoirist and critic, and bestselling author of The Lost: a deeply moving tale of a father and son's transformative journey in reading--and reliving--Homer's epic masterpiece.


Basic Witches: How to Summon Success, Banish Drama, and Raise Hell with Your Coven Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781594749773
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Published: Quirk Books - August 29th, 2017

A magical lifestyle guide for everything from powering up a stylish crystal to banishing terrible Tinder dates


Stephen Colbert's Midnight Confessions Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781501169007
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 5th, 2017

Forgive him, Father, for Stephen Colbert has sinned. He knew it was wrong at the time. But he went ahead and did it anyway. Now he's begging for forgiveness. Based on his popular segment from The Late Show, Stephen Colbert and his team of writers now reveal his most shameful secrets to millions (although, actually, he'd like you not to tell anyone).


The Taking of K-129: How the CIA Used Howard Hughes to Steal a Russian Sub in the Most Daring Covert Operation in History Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781101984437
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Published: Dutton Books - September 5th, 2017

An incredible true tale of espionage and engineering set at the height of the Cold War--a mix between The Hunt for Red October and Argo--about how the CIA, the U.S.


Gorbachev: His Life and Times Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780393647013
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 5th, 2017

When Mikhail Gorbachev became the leader of the Soviet Union in 1985, the USSR was one of the world's two superpowers. By 1989, his liberal policies of perestroika and glasnost had permanently transformed Soviet Communism, and had made enemies of radicals on the right and left.


Quotes for Nasty Women: Empowering Wisdom from Women Who Break the Rules Cover Image
By Linda Picone (Editor)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781454927822
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Published: Sterling - September 5th, 2017

Nasty women, unite--and read this compendium of fascinating quotations about powerful women through history.

"My passions were all gathered together like fingers that made a fist. Drive is considered aggression today. I knew it then as purpose." --Bette Davis


Victoria & Abdul (Movie Tie-In): The True Story of the Queen's Closest Confidant Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525434412
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Published: Vintage - August 29th, 2017

Now a Major Motion Picture starring Dame Judi Dench from director Stephen Frears.

History's most unlikely friendship--this is the astonishing story of Queen Victoria and her dearest companion, the young Indian Munshi Abdul Karim.


Trainwreck: The Women We Love to Hate, Mock, and Fear . . . and Why Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781612196480
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Published: Melville House Publishing - August 29th, 2017

She's everywhere once you start looking for her: the trainwreck.

She's Britney Spears shaving her head, Whitney Houston saying, "crack is whack," and Amy Winehouse, dying in front of millions. But the trainwreck is also as old (and as meaningful) as feminism itself.


Quakeland: On the Road to America's Next Devastating Earthquake Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525955184
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Published: Dutton Books - August 29th, 2017

A journey around the United States in search of the truth about the threat of earthquakes leads to spine-tingling discoveries, unnerving experts, and ultimately the kind of preparations that will actually help guide us through disasters. It's a road trip full of surprises.


Autumn Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780399563300
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Published: Penguin Press - August 22nd, 2017

The New York Times bestseller.

"This book is full of wonders...Loose teeth, chewing gum, it all becomes noble, almost holy, under Knausgaard's patient, admiring gaze. The world feels repainted."
--The New York Times


Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War Cover Image
By Artemis Joukowsky, Ken Burns (Foreword by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780807013021
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Published: Beacon Press - August 29th, 2017

The little-known story of the Sharps whose rescue and relief missions across Europe during World War II saved the lives of countless Jews, refugees, and political dissidents. Official companion to the Ken Burns PBS film.


Gluten Exposed: The Science Behind the Hype and How to Navigate to a Healthy, Symptom-Free Life Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062561558
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Published: William Morrow & Company - August 29th, 2017

Gluten Exposed is the one book you should read if you are on a gluten-free diet or plan to go gluten-free. In this comprehensive guide, Dr. Peter H.R.


Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children's Literature as an Adult Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781451609950
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 15th, 2017

An irresistible, nostalgic, insightful--and totally original--ramble through classic children's literature from Vanity Fair contributing editor (and father) Bruce Handy.

"Consistently intelligent and funny...The book succeeds wonderfully." --The New York Times Book Review


The Once and Future Liberal: After Identity Politics Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780062697431
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Published: Harper - August 15th, 2017

From one of the country's most admired political thinkers, an urgent wake-up call to American liberals to turn from the divisive politics of identity and develop a vision of our future that can persuade all citizens that they share a common destiny.


Extreme Measures: Finding a Better Path to the End of Life Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781101982556
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Published: Avery Publishing Group - February 21st, 2017

For readers of Being Mortal and Modern Death, an ICU and Palliative Care specialist offers a framework for a better way to exit life that will change our medical culture at the deepest level


In medical school, no one teaches you how to let a patient die.


The End of Alzheimer's: The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735216204
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Published: Avery Publishing Group - August 22nd, 2017

The instant New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller

A groundbreaking plan to prevent and reverse Alzheimer's Disease that fundamentally changes how we understand cognitive decline.

Everyone knows someone who has survived cancer, but until now no one knows anyone who has survived Alzheimer's Disease.


Poetry Will Save Your Life: A Memoir Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781451693201
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Published: Atria Books - August 15th, 2017

"Bialosky's erudite and instructive approach to poetry is] itself a refreshing tonic." --Chicago Tribune

"Wisdom and deep compassion...make Bialosky's book] a tremendous asset both to readers and other writers." --The Washington Post


Vanity Fair's Schools for Scandal: The Inside Dramas at 16 of America's Most Elite Campuses--Plus Oxford! Cover Image
By Graydon Carter (Editor)
$27.00
ISBN: 9781501173745
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 15th, 2017

Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter shares a definitive, provocative collection of the magazine's finest dispatches on the political, sexual, and administrative scandals that have swept our nation's campuses.


Who Are You, Really?: The Surprising Puzzle of Personality Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781501119965
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Published: Simon & Schuster/ Ted - August 15th, 2017

This fun, smart read for anyone eager to better understand (and improve) themselves argues that personality is driven not by nature nor nurture--but instead by the projects we pursue, which ultimately shape the people we become.


The Education of a Coroner: Lessons in Investigating Death Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781501168222
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Published: Scribner Book Company - August 15th, 2017

In the vein of Dr. Judy Melinek's Working Stiff, an account of the hair-raising and heartbreaking cases handled by the coroner of Marin County, California throughout his four decades on the job--from high-profile deaths to serial killers, to Golden Gate Bridge suicides.


Ants Among Elephants: An Untouchable Family and the Making of Modern India Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780865478114
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - July 18th, 2017

The stunning true story of an untouchable family who become teachers, and one, a poet and revolutionary


The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781472942241
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Published: Bloomsbury Continuum - June 20th, 2017

Improbable Destinies: Fate, Chance, and the Future of Evolution Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399184925
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 8th, 2017

A major new work overturning our assumptions about how evolution works


Dare to Do: Taking on the Planet by Bike and Boat Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781857886474
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Published: Nicholas Brealey Publishing - April 18th, 2017

On 1 April 2011, rower and adventurer Sarah Outen set off in her kayak from Tower Bridge for France. Her aim was simple: to circle the globe entirely under her own steam - cycling, kayaking and rowing across Europe, Asia, the Pacific, the Americas, the Atlantic and eventually home.


A Crack in Creation: Gene Editing and the Unthinkable Power to Control Evolution Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780544716940
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - June 13th, 2017

A trailblazing biologist grapples with her role in the biggest scientific discovery of our era: a cheap, easy way of rewriting genetic code, with nearly limitless promise and peril.


The Stars in Our Eyes: The Famous, the Infamous, and Why We Care Way Too Much about Them Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781594631368
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Published: Riverhead Books - July 18th, 2017

From bestselling author Julie Klam comes a lively and engaging exploration of celebrity: why celebrities fascinate us, what it means to be famous today, and why celebrities are so important.


Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062362599
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Published: Harper - June 13th, 2017

The Instant New York Times Bestseller

From the New York Times best-selling author of Bad Feminist, a searingly honest memoir of food, weight, self-image, and learning how to feed your hunger while taking care of yourself.


Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment Cover Image
By Angela J. Davis (Editor)
$27.95
ISBN: 9781101871270
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Published: Pantheon Books - July 11th, 2017

A comprehensive, readable analysis of the key issues of the Black Lives Matter movement, this thought-provoking and compelling anthology features essays by some of the nation's most influential and respected criminal justice experts and legal scholars.


Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062300546
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Published: Harper - June 28th, 2016

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER, NAMED BY THE TIMES AS ONE OF "6 BOOKS TO HELP UNDERSTAND TRUMP'S WIN" AND SOON TO BE A MAJOR-MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY RON HOWARD

"You will not read a more important book about America this year."--The Economist


Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307948786
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Published: Anchor Books - May 30th, 2017

"A thrilling account.... This book is an awesome nail-biter and top-notch character study rolled into one." --New York Times Critic Jennifer Senior's Top Ten Books of 2016


Arbitrary Stupid Goal Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374105860
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Published: MCD - July 18th, 2017

Arbitrary Stupid Goal is a completely riveting world when I looked up from its pages regular life seemed boring and safe and modern like one big iPhone. This book captures not just a lost New York but a whole lost way of life. Miranda July


Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...and Maybe the World Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781455570249
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 4th, 2017

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"Should be read by every leader in America...a book to inspire your children and grandchildren to become everything that they can." --Wall Street Journal

"Powerful." --USA Today


Astrophysics for People in a Hurry Cover Image
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 2nd, 2017

What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There's no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling author Neil deGrasse Tyson.


On Trails: An Exploration Cover Image
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 4th, 2017

Winner of the Pacific Northwest Book Award
"The best outdoors book of the year" --Sierra Club
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No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump's Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need Cover Image
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Published: Haymarket Books - June 13th, 2017

"This is one attempt to uncover how we got to this surreal political moment. It is also an attempt to predict how, under cover of shocks and crises, it could get a lot worse.


White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America Cover Image
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Published: Penguin Books - April 4th, 2017


The New York Times Bestseller, with a new preface from the author

"This estimable book rides into the summer doldrums like rural electrification. . . . It deals in the truths that matter."--Dwight Garner, The New York Times


Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Cover Image
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Published: Doubleday Books - April 18th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST

"Disturbing and riveting...It will sear your soul." --Dave Eggers, New York Times Book Review


Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam Cover Image
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - June 6th, 2017

"An extraordinary feat of journalism . . . full of emotion and color."--Karl Marlantes, Wall Street Journal

The first battle book from Mark Bowden since his #1 New York Times bestseller Black Hawk Down, Hue 1968 is the story of the centerpiece of the Tet Offensive and a turning point in the American War in Vietnam.


The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicateadiscoveries from a Secret World Cover Image
By Peter Wohlleben, Tim Flannery (Foreword by), Jane Billinghurst (Translator)
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Published: Greystone Books - September 13th, 2016

B>The first of a three-part series investigating the wonders of nature by New York Times bestselling author Peter Wohlleben. Watch for Book 2, The Inner Life of Animals Are trees social beings? In this international bestseller, forester and author Peter Wohlleben convincingly makes the case that, yes, the forest is a social network.


The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life Cover Image
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Published: HarperOne - September 13th, 2016

#1 New York Times Bestseller

Over 1 million copies sold

In this generation-defining self-help guide, a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be "positive" all the time so that we can truly become better, happier people.


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The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250080547
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Published: Flatiron Books - May 16th, 2017

A young law student, an unspeakable crime, and a past that refuses to stay buried. Before Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich begins a summer job at a law firm in Louisiana, working on the retrial defense of death-row convicted murderer and child molester Ricky Langley, she thinks her position is clear. The child of two lawyers, she is staunchly anti-death penalty.


Queen of Bebop: The Musical Lives of Sarah Vaughan Cover Image
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Published: Ecco Press - July 4th, 2017

Queen of Bebop brilliantly chronicles the life of jazz singer Sarah Vaughan, one of the most influential and innovative musicians of the twentieth century and a pioneer of women's and civil rights


Pretend I'm Not Here: How I Worked with Three Newspaper Icons, One Powerful First Lady, and Still Managed to Dig Myself Out of the Washingto Cover Image
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Published: William Morrow & Company - February 7th, 2017

An accomplished former ghostwriter and book researcher who worked with Bob Woodward, Carl Bernstein, Ben Bradlee, and Hillary Clinton goes behind-the-scenes of the nation's capital to tell the story of how she survived the exciting, but self-important and self-promoting world of the Beltway.


The Inkblots: Hermann Rorschach, His Iconic Test, and the Power of Seeing Cover Image
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - February 21st, 2017

The captivating, untold story of Hermann Rorschach and his famous inkblot test


The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780670016952
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Published: Viking - December 6th, 2016

New from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dava Sobel, the "inspiring" (People), little-known true story of women's landmark contributions to astronomy

"A joy to read." --The Wall Street Journal


George Lucas: A Life Cover Image
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Published: Little Brown and Company - December 6th, 2016

The essential biography of the influential and beloved filmmaker George Lucas


A Life in Jazz Cover Image
By Danny Barker, Alyn Shipton (Editor), Gwen Thompkins (Introduction By)
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Published: The Historic New Orleans Collection - December 1st, 2016

First published in 1986 and edited by Alyn Shipton, a music historian and jazz program host on BBC Radio, A Life in Jazz represents decades of work Barker undertook to write the intertwined stories of his life and music.


The Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story Cover Image
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 7th, 2017

1939: the Germans have invaded Poland. The keepers of the Warsaw zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, survive the bombardment of the city, only to see the occupiers ruthlessly kill many of their animals. The Nazis then carry off the prized specimens to Berlin for their program to create the "purest" breeds, much as they saw themselves as the purest human race.


Stand Tall: Fighting for My Life, Inside and Outside the Ring Cover Image
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In this inspiring memoir, Dewey Bozella recounts his life and the twenty-six years he spent behind bars for a murder he did not commit--a stirring tale of courage, strength, faith, and perseverance.


Marie Antoinette's Darkest Days: Prisoner No. 280 in the Conciergerie Cover Image
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Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - December 1st, 2016

This compelling book begins on the 2nd of August 1793, the day Marie Antoinette was torn from her family's arms and escorted from the Temple to the Conciergerie, a thick-walled fortress turned prison. It was also known as the "waiting room for the guillotine" because prisoners only spent a day or two here before their conviction and subsequent execution.


A Well of Wonder: C. S. Lewis, J. R. R. Tolkien, and the Inklings Cover Image
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Published: Paraclete Press (MA) - December 1st, 2016

Clyde S. Kilby is rare among the best expositors of C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien and their circle of friends in that he became personally acquainted not only with Lewis and Tolkien, but also Lewis's brother Major Warren Lewis, Owen Barfield, Lord David Cecil, and others of the Inklings. He particularly captured the soul of C.S.


The Man with the Poison Gun: A Cold War Spy Story Cover Image
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Published: Basic Books - December 6th, 2016

In the fall of 1961, KGB assassin Bogdan Stashinsky defected to West Germany. After spilling his secrets to the CIA, Stashinsky was put on trial in what would be the most publicized assassination case of the entire Cold War.


Alice in Space: The Sideways Victorian World of Lewis Carroll Cover Image
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Published: University of Chicago Press - November 30th, 2016

In Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, Lewis Carroll created fantastic worlds that continue to delight and trouble readers of all ages today.


Hemingway at War: Ernest Hemingway's Adventures as a World War II Correspondent Cover Image
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Published: Pegasus Books - December 6th, 2016

Obviously he was a little late in arriving. Why did he go?


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Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - November 15th, 2016

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime story of one man's coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
Michiko Kakutani, New York Times - Newsday - Esquire - NPR - Booklist


Scrappy Little Nobody Cover Image
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Published: Touchstone Books - November 15th, 2016

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


Marbled, Swirled, and Layered: 150 Recipes and Variations for Artful Bars, Cookies, Pies, Cakes, and More Cover Image
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - November 1st, 2016

Incredible desserts with layers and swirls of flavor that are beautiful and delicious--inside and out


They Can't Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America's Racial Justice Movement Cover Image
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Published: Little Brown and Company - November 15th, 2016

LA Times winner for The Christopher Isherwood Prize for Autobiographical Prose
A New York Times bestseller
A New York Times Editors' Choice A Featured Title in The New York Times Book Review's "Paperback Row"

A Bustle "17 Books About Race Every White Person Should Read"


Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon Cover Image
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Published: University of Washington Press - October 28th, 2016

Prime Arctic predator and nomad of the sea ice and tundra, the polar bear endures as a source of wonder, terror, and fascination. Humans have seen it as spirit guide and fanged enemy, as trade good and moral metaphor, as food source and symbol of ecological crisis. Eight thousand years of artifacts attest to its charisma, and to the fraught relationships between our two species.


The Fish Market: Inside the Big-Money Battle for the Ocean and Your Dinner Plate Cover Image
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 15th, 2016

Gulf Wild the first seafood brand in America to trace each fish from the sea to the table emerged after grouper, the star of fried fish sandwiches, fell off menus due to overfishing. The brand was born when the government privatized the rights to fish to fix the problem.


Cooking for Jeffrey: A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook Cover Image
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Published: Clarkson Potter Publishers - October 25th, 2016

For America's bestselling cookbook author Ina Garten there is no greater pleasure than cooking for the people she loves--and particularly for her husband, Jeffrey. She has been cooking for him ever since they were married forty-eight years ago, and the comforting, delicious meals they shared became the basis for her extraordinary career in food.


The Daily Show (the Book): An Oral History as Told by Jon Stewart, the Correspondents, Staff and Guests Cover Image
By Jon Stewart (Foreword by), Chris Smith
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 22nd, 2016

The complete, uncensored history of the award-winning The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, as told by its correspondents, writers, and host.


Absolutely on Music: Conversations Cover Image
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - November 15th, 2016

A deeply personal, intimate conversation about music and writing between the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author and the former conductor of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.


It's What I Do: A Photographer's Life of Love and War Cover Image
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Published: Penguin Books - November 8th, 2016

-An unflinching memoir . . . that] offers insight into international events and the challenges faced by the journalists who capture them.- --The Washington Post


The Vanishing Velazquez: A 19th Century Bookseller's Obsession with a Lost Masterpiece Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476762180
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Published: Scribner Book Company - November 8th, 2016

"As compelling and entertaining as a detective novel" (The Economist), the incredible true story--part art history and part mystery--of a Velazquez portrait that went missing and the obsessed nineteenth-century bookseller determined to prove he had found it.


The French Chef in America: Julia Child's Second ACT Cover Image
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - October 4th, 2016

The enchanting story of Julia Child's years as TV personality and beloved cookbook author--a sequel in spirit to My Life in France--by her great-nephew


All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation Cover Image
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 11th, 2016

* NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2016 SELECTION * BEST BOOKS OF 2016 SELECTION BY THE BOSTON GLOBE * ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY * NPR * CHICAGO PUBLIC LIBRARY *


Belichick and Brady: Two Men, the Patriots, and How They Revolutionized Football Cover Image
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Published: Hachette Books - October 4th, 2016

New York Times bestselling sportswriter Michael Holley takes readers behind the scenes of the relationship that transformed the Patriots from a middling franchise to the envy of the NFL.


Creating Carmen Miranda: Race, Camp, and Transnational Stardom Cover Image
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Published: Vanderbilt University Press - October 20th, 2016

Carmen Miranda got knocked down and kept going. Filming an appearance on The Jimmy Durante Show on August 4, 1955, the "ambassadress of samba" suddenly took a knee during a dance number, clearly in distress. Durante covered without missing a beat, and Miranda was back on her feet in a matter of moments to continue with what she did best: performing.


Truevine: Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South Cover Image
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Published: Little Brown and Company - October 18th, 2016

The true story of two African-American brothers who were kidnapped and displayed as circus freaks, and whose mother endured a 28-year struggle to get them back.


Around the Way Girl: A Memoir Cover Image
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Published: Atria Books - October 11th, 2016

From Academy Award nominee, Golden Globe winner, and star of the motion picture Hidden Figures, Taraji P. Henson, comes an inspiring and funny book about family, friends, the hustle required to make it from DC to Hollywood, and the joy of living in your own truth.


The Pope of Physics: Enrico Fermi and the Birth of the Atomic Age Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781627790055
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - October 18th, 2016

Enrico Fermi is unquestionably among the greats of the world's physicists, the most famous Italian scientist since Galileo. Called the Pope by his peers, he was regarded as infallible in his instincts and research. His discoveries changed our world; they led to weapons of mass destruction and conversely to life-saving medical interventions.


Eataly: Contemporary Italian Cooking Cover Image
By Eataly
$49.95
ISBN: 9780714872797
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Published: Phaidon Press - October 24th, 2016

The best modern Italian recipes from the largest and most prestigious Italian marketplace in the world


The Gourmet Kitchen: Recipes from the Creator of Savory Simple Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501102578
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Published: Gallery Books - October 25th, 2016

"These are approachable, produce-heavy, modifiable, impressive, and healthy recipes for the home gourmet."
--Booklist, Starred Review

Acclaimed food blogger Jennifer Farley, creator of the Savory Simple food blog and website, showcases a tempting collection of unique and bold-flavored recipes that take home-cooked meals to a gourmet level.


Muslim Girl: A Coming of Age Cover Image
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 18th, 2016

A New York Times Editor's Pick


Good Clean Fun: Misadventures in Sawdust at Offerman Woodshop Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781101984659
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Published: Dutton Books - October 18th, 2016

After two New York Times bestsellers, Nick Offerman returns with the subject for which he's known best--his incredible real-life woodshop.


The African Svelte: Ingenious Misspellings That Make Surprising Sense Cover Image
By Daniel Menaker, Roz Chast (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780544800632
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - October 18th, 2016

Inspired by his tenure at The New Yorker, this collection of comical, revelatory errors foraged from the wilds of everyday English comes with commentary by the author, illustrations by Roz Chast, and a foreword from Billy Collins.


Born to Run Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501141515
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 27th, 2016

"A virtuoso performance, the 508-page equivalent to one of Springsteen and the E Street Band's famous four-hour concerts: Nothing is left onstage, and diehard fans and first-timers alike depart for home sated and yet somehow already aching for more." --NPR


The Witches: Suspicion, Betrayal, and Hysteria in 1692 Salem Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316200592
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 20th, 2016

Pulitzer Prize winner Stacy Schiff, author of the #1 bestseller Cleopatra, provides an electrifying, fresh view of the Salem witch trials. The panic began early in 1692, over an exceptionally raw Massachusetts winter, when a minister's niece began to writhe and roar. It spread quickly, confounding the most educated men and prominent politicians in the colony.


Hot Sauce Nation: America's Burning Obsession Cover Image
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Published: Chicago Review Press - October 1st, 2016

Hot Sauce Nationis a journey of discovery, delving into history, culture, immigration patterns, and the science of spice and pain. Through the stories of hot sauce makers and lovers, it explores the unique hold the dark prince of condiments has over the American heart.


The del Posto Cookbook Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781455561544
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Published: Grand Central Life & Style - November 1st, 2016

The definitive cookbook on refined Italian Cuisine by the celebrated chef at Mario Batali's and Lidia Bastianich's award-winning destination restaurant in New York City.


White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780670785971
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Published: Viking - June 21st, 2016

The New York Times bestseller
A New York Times Notable and Critics' Top Book of 2016
Longlisted for the PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award for Nonfiction
One of NPR's 10 Best Books Of 2016 Faced Tough Topics Head On
NPR's Book Concierge Guide To 2016's Great Reads
San Francisco Chronicle's Best of 2016: 100 recommended books


Forward: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062466983
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Published: Dey Street Books - September 13th, 2016

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"Lucid and wrenching...Forward puts Wambach's] achievement in context with painful and beautiful candor." --NPR


The Seasoned Life: Food, Family, Faith, and the Joy of Eating Well Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316316330
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Published: Little Brown and Company - September 20th, 2016

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
A beautiful family-centric cookbook for the home chef, from Ayesha Curry


Mario Batali--Big American Cookbook: 250 Favorite Recipes from Across the USA Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781455584710
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Published: Grand Central Life & Style - October 4th, 2016

Mario Batali's delicious deep dive into American Regional cooking with 250 recipes--from San Diego Fish Tacos to Boston Cream Pie.


Appetites: A Cookbook Cover Image
$37.50
ISBN: 9780062409959
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Published: Ecco Press - October 25th, 2016

Anthony Bourdain is a man of many appetites. And for many years, first as a chef, later as a world-traveling chronicler of food and culture on his CNN series Parts Unknown, he has made a profession of understanding the appetites of others. These days, however, if he's cooking, it's for family and friends.


The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicateadiscoveries from a Secret World Cover Image
By Peter Wohlleben, Tim Flannery (Foreword by), Jane Billinghurst (Translator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781771642484
Availability: Available Now
Published: Greystone Books - September 13th, 2016

B>The first of a three-part series investigating the wonders of nature by New York Times bestselling author Peter Wohlleben. Watch for Book 2, The Inner Life of Animals Are trees social beings? In this international bestseller, forester and author Peter Wohlleben convincingly makes the case that, yes, the forest is a social network.


Chasing Summits: In Pursuit of High Places and an Unconventional Life Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781628420456
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Published: Appalachian Mountain Club - September 1st, 2016

Garry Harrington hardly recognizes himself in photos any more. Staring down his fortieth birthday, he no longer looks like the collegiate athlete who once loved hiking and running. His dream job as a sports writer no longer holds the same thrill. As his marriage crumbles, he comes to the uncomfortable realization that something has to change before he loses himself entirely...


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Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780761169086
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Published: Workman Publishing - September 20th, 2016

It's time to get off the beaten path. Inspiring equal parts wonder and wanderlust, Atlas Obscura celebrates over 700 of the strangest and most curious places in the world.


Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781632860125
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 6th, 2016

Claude Monet is perhaps the world's most beloved artist, and among all his creations, the paintings of the water lilies in his garden at Giverny are most famous. Seeing them in museums around the world, viewers are transported by the power of Monet's brush into a peaceful world of harmonious nature. Monet himself intended them to provide an asylum of peaceful meditation.


Born to Run Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501141515
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 27th, 2016

"A virtuoso performance, the 508-page equivalent to one of Springsteen and the E Street Band's famous four-hour concerts: Nothing is left onstage, and diehard fans and first-timers alike depart for home sated and yet somehow already aching for more." --NPR


The Witches: Suspicion, Betrayal, and Hysteria in 1692 Salem Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316200592
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Back Bay Books - September 20th, 2016

Pulitzer Prize winner Stacy Schiff, author of the #1 bestseller Cleopatra, provides an electrifying, fresh view of the Salem witch trials. The panic began early in 1692, over an exceptionally raw Massachusetts winter, when a minister's niece began to writhe and roar. It spread quickly, confounding the most educated men and prominent politicians in the colony.


Forward: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062466983
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Dey Street Books - September 13th, 2016

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"Lucid and wrenching...Forward puts Wambach's] achievement in context with painful and beautiful candor." --NPR


White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780670785971
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Published: Viking - June 21st, 2016

The New York Times bestseller
A New York Times Notable and Critics' Top Book of 2016
Longlisted for the PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award for Nonfiction
One of NPR's 10 Best Books Of 2016 Faced Tough Topics Head On
NPR's Book Concierge Guide To 2016's Great Reads
San Francisco Chronicle's Best of 2016: 100 recommended books