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No Time to Spare: Thinking about What Matters Cover Image
By Ursula K. Le Guin, Karen Joy Fowler (Introduction by)
$22.00
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
$15.95
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
$27.00
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
$35.00
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
$32.00
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 Francis, Oonagh Stransky (Translator)
$27.00
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
$40.00
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
$34.95
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.


Anyone Who's Anyone: The Astonishing Celebrity Interviews, 1987-2017 Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062380074
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Published: Harper - December 5th, 2017

From former Vanity Fair magazine's celebrity interviewer George Wayne comes a collection of piquant, poignant, and nostalgic interviews with some of the iconic personalities of our time, curated from his legendary magazine career.


The Saboteur: The Aristocrat Who Became France's Most Daring Anti-Nazi Commando Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062322524
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Published: Harper - December 5th, 2017

In the tradition of Agent Zigzag comes this breathtaking biography, as fast-paced and emotionally intuitive as the very best spy thrillers, which illuminates an unsung hero of the French Resistance during World War II--Robert de La Rochefoucauld, an aristocrat turned anti-Nazi saboteur--and his daring exploits as a resistant trained by Britain's Special Operations Exec


Cuba on the Verge: 12 Writers on Continuity and Change in Havana and Across the Country Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062661067
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Published: Ecco Press - December 5th, 2017

Spanning politics and art, music and baseball, Cuba on the Verge is a timely look at a society's profound transformation--from inside and out

Change looms in Cuba.


1917: Lenin, Wilson, and the Birth of the New World Disorder Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062570888
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Published: Harper - November 28th, 2017

This is the story of two men, and the two decisions, that transformed world history in a single tumultuous year, 1917: Wilson's entry into World War One and Lenin's Bolshevik Revolution.


Silence: In the Age of Noise Cover Image
By Erling Kagge, Becky L. Crook (Translator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781524733230
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Published: Pantheon Books - November 21st, 2017

What is silence?

Where can it be found?

Why is it now more important than ever?


Revolution Song: A Story of American Freedom Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780393245547
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 7th, 2017

Russell Shorto's work has been praised as "first-rate intellectual history" (Wall Street Journal), "literary alchemy" (Chicago Tribune) and simply "astonishing" (New York Times).


David Bowie Made Me Gay: 100 Years of LGBT Music Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781468315592
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Published: Overlook Press - November 21st, 2017

LGBT musicians have shaped the development of music over the last century, with a sexually progressive soundtrack in the background of the gay community's struggle for acceptance. With the advent of recording technology, LGBT messages were for the first time brought to the forefront of popular music.


Why Bob Dylan Matters Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780062685735
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Published: Dey Street Books - November 21st, 2017

"The coolest class on campus" - The New York Times

When the Nobel Prize for Literature was awarded to Bob Dylan in 2016, a debate raged. Some celebrated, while many others questioned the choice. How could the world's most prestigious book prize be awarded to a famously cantankerous singer-songwriter who wouldn't even deign to attend the medal ceremony?


You Don't Own Me: How Mattel V. MGA Entertainment Exposed Barbie's Dark Side Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393254075
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 14th, 2017

When Carter Bryant began designing what would become the billion-dollar line of Bratz dolls, he was taking time off from his job at Mattel, where he designed outfits for Barbie. Later, back at Mattel, he sold his concept for Bratz to rival company MGA. Law professor Orly Lobel reveals the colorful story behind the ensuing decade-long court battle.


The Essential Fan Guide to Rupaul's Drag Race Cover Image
By John Davis, Libby Vanderploeg (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781925418576
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Published: Smith Street Books - November 21st, 2017

Everything you need to know about cult television show RuPaul's Drag Race - from seasons 1 to 9, including All Stars.


Barking to the Choir: The Power of Radical Kinship Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781476726151
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 14th, 2017

In a moving example of unconditional love in dif-ficult times, the Jesuit priest and bestselling author of Tattoos on the Heart, Gregory Boyle, shares what three decades of working with gang members in Los Angeles has taught him about faith, compassion, and the enduring power of kinship.


The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781616204167
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Published: Algonquin Books - May 9th, 2017

"A remarkable journey. I laughed. I cried. I got another cat." --Lily Tomlin

"Paula Poundstone is the funniest human being I have ever known." --Peter Sagal, host of Wait Wait . . . Don't Tell Me and author of The Book of Vice


Jamie Oliver's Christmas Cookbook: For the Best Christmas Ever Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781250146267
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Published: Flatiron Books - October 10th, 2017

Jamie Oliver's Christmas Cookbook is packed with all the classics you need for the big day and beyond, as well as loads of delicious recipes for edible gifts, party food, and new ways to love those leftovers.

It's everything you need for the best Christmas ever.


The West Point History of the American Revolution Cover Image
$55.00
ISBN: 9781476782751
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 21st, 2017

This is the definitive concise military history of the Revolutionary War and the fourth volume in the West Point History of Warfare series is packed with essential images, exclusive tactical maps, and expert analysis commissioned by The United States Military Academy at West Point to teach the art of war to West Point cadets.


The Sentient Machine: The Coming Age of Artificial Intelligence Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501144677
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Published: Scribner Book Company - November 21st, 2017

In the tradition of Michio Kaku's The Future of the Mind, acclaimed technologist and inventor Amir Husain answers the universal question of how we can live amidst the coming age of sentient machines and artificial intelligence--and not only survive, but thrive.


Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781250171672
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Published: Flatiron Books - November 14th, 2017

The Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller

"Promise Me, Dad is a brisk, often uplifting read, a consequence of its author's congenital jollity and irrepressible candor."
- Vanity Fair

A deeply moving memoir about the year that would forever change both a family and a country.


The Last Republicans: Inside the Extraordinary Relationship Between George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062654120
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Published: Harper - November 14th, 2017

An historian's revealing and intimate portrait of George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush that explores their relationship as presidents and as father and son--the first major biographical treatment of these two consequential presidents and figures in American history.


Collusion: Secret Meetings, Dirty Money, and How Russia Helped Donald Trump Win Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525562511
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Published: Vintage - November 16th, 2017

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

" Collusion] is invaluable in collating the overwhelming evidence of a web of relationships between the Kremlin, Trump and members of Trump's circle." --Michelle Goldberg, The New York Times


Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781555977917
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Published: Graywolf Press - November 14th, 2017

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Nonfiction

"There Kevin Young goes again, giving us books we greatly need, cleverly disguised as books we merely want. Unexpectedly essential."--Marlon James


Kiss the Ground: How the Food You Eat Can Reverse Climate Change, Heal Your Body & Ultimately Save Our World Cover Image
By Josh Tickell, John Mackey (Foreword by)
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501170256
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Published: Atria Books - November 14th, 2017

Discover the hidden power soil has to reverse climate change, and how a regenerative farming diet not only delivers us better health and wellness, but also rebuilds our most precious resource--the very ground that feeds us.


Troublemakers: Silicon Valley's Coming of Age Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781451651508
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 7th, 2017

The richly told narrative of the Silicon Valley generation that launched five major high-tech industries in seven years, laying the foundation for today's technology-driven world.


Murder in the News: An Inside Look at How Television Covers Crime Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781633883277
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Published: Prometheus Books - November 14th, 2017

A veteran, Emmy Award-winning TV news anchor provides a unique insider glimpse into the newsroom revealing how murder cases are selected for TV coverage.


You Don't Own Me: How Mattel V. MGA Entertainment Exposed Barbie's Dark Side Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393254075
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 14th, 2017

When Carter Bryant began designing what would become the billion-dollar line of Bratz dolls, he was taking time off from his job at Mattel, where he designed outfits for Barbie. Later, back at Mattel, he sold his concept for Bratz to rival company MGA. Law professor Orly Lobel reveals the colorful story behind the ensuing decade-long court battle.


A Uterus Is a Feature, Not a Bug: The Working Woman's Guide to Overthrowing the Patriarchy Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062641816
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Published: HarperBusiness - November 14th, 2017

A rallying cry for working mothers everywhere that demolishes the "distracted, emotional, weak" stereotype and definitively shows that these professionals are more focused, decisive, and stronger than any other force.

Working mothers aren't a liability. They are assets you--and every manager and executive--want in your company, in your investment portfolio, and in your corner.


The Vanity Fair Diaries: 1983 - 1992 Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781627791366
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - November 14th, 2017

Named one of the best books of 2017 by Time, People, Amazon.com, & The Guardian

Tina Brown kept delicious daily diaries throughout her eight spectacular years as editor-in-chief of Vanity Fair. Today they provide an incendiary portrait of the flash and dash and power brokering of the Excessive Eighties in New York and Hollywood.


Spineless: The Science of Jellyfish and the Art of Growing a Backbone Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735211261
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 7th, 2017

"Part travelogue, part memoir, part deep-dive (literally) into the world of jellyfish... Spineless can serve as inspiration for any of us to reclaim a creative space in the midst of family life." --NPR


Political satire as deeper truth: Donald Trump's presidential memoir, as recorded by two world-renowned Trump scholars, and experts on greatness generally


An Appeal to the World: The Way to Peace in a Time of Division Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062835536
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Published: William Morrow & Company - November 7th, 2017

#1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER - A LITTLE BOOK OF GREAT WISDOM FOR TROUBLED TIMES - FEATURES EXCLUSIVE NEW MATERIAL ON THE TRUMP PRESIDENCY


God: A Human History Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780553394726
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Published: Random House - November 7th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The bestselling author of Zealot and host of Believer explores humanity's quest to make sense of the divine in this concise and fascinating history of our understanding of God.


The Inner Life of Animals: Love, Grief, and Compassion--Surprising Observations of a Hidden World Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781771643016
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Published: Greystone Books - November 7th, 2017

"Like The Hidden Life of Trees, Peter Wohlleben's The Inner Life of Animals will rock your world. Surprising, humbling, and filled with delight, this book shows us that animals think, feel and know in much the same way as we do--and that their lives are, to them, as precious as ours are to us."


The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity, and My Fight Against the Islamic State Cover Image
By Nadia Murad, Amal Clooney (Foreword by)
$27.00
ISBN: 9781524760434
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Published: Tim Duggan Books - November 7th, 2017

In this intimate memoir of survival, a former captive of the Islamic State tells her harrowing and ultimately inspiring story.


Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People about Race Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781408870556
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Published: Bloomsbury Circus - November 7th, 2017

'This is a book that was begging to be written. This is the kind of book that demands a future where we'll no longer need such a book. Essential' Marlon James, Man Booker Prize-Winner 2015

'One of the most important books of 2017' Nikesh Shukla, editor of The Good Immigrant


Mousy Cats and Sheepish Coyotes: The Science of Animal Personalities Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780807071519
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Published: Beacon Press - November 7th, 2017

A wildlife expert explores what science tells us about animals as unique individuals and why animal personality matters for the human-animal bond and for adaptation in nature.


The Great Halifax Explosion: A World War I Story of Treachery, Tragedy, and Extraordinary Heroism Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062666536
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Published: William Morrow & Company - November 7th, 2017

NATIONAL BESTSELLER - The riveting, tick-tock account of the largest manmade explosion in history prior to the atomic bomb, and the equally astonishing tales of survival and heroism that emerged from the ashes, from acclaimed New York Times bestselling author John U. Bacon


Nobu: A Memoir Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781501122798
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Published: Atria Books - November 7th, 2017

"In this outstanding memoir, chef and restaurateur Matsuhisa...shares lessons in humility, gratitude, and empathy that will stick with readers long after they've finished the final chapter." --Publishers Weekly (starred review)


L'Appart: The Delights and Disasters of Making My Paris Home Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780804188388
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - November 7th, 2017

Bestselling author and world-renowned chef David Lebovitz continues to mine the rich subject of his evolving ex-Pat life in Paris, using his perplexing experiences in apartment renovation as a launching point for stories about French culture, food, and what it means to revamp one's life. Includes dozens of new recipes.


Dollars and Sense: How We Misthink Money and How to Spend Smarter Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062651204
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Published: Harper - November 7th, 2017

  • Why is paying for things painful?
  • Why are we comfortable overpaying for something in the present just because we've overpaid for it in the past?
  • Why is it easy to pay $4 for a soda on vacation, when we wouldn't spend more than $1 on that same soda at our local grocery store?

We think of money as numbers, values,


The River of Consciousness Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780385352567
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - October 24th, 2017

From the best-selling author of Gratitude, On the Move, and Musicophilia, a collection of essays that displays Oliver Sacks's passionate engagement with the most compelling and seminal ideas of human endeavor: evolution, creativity, memory, time, consciousness, and experience.


Vacationland: True Stories from Painful Beaches Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780735224803
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Published: Viking - October 24th, 2017

"I love everything about this hilarious book except the font size." --Jon Stewart

Although his career as a bestselling author and on The Daily Show With Jon Stewart was founded on fake news and invented facts, in 2016 that routine didn't seem as funny to John Hodgman anymore. Everyone is doing it now.


Dare Not Linger: The Presidential Years Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374134716
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Published: Farrar Straus and Giroux - October 24th, 2017

The long-awaited second volume of Nelson Mandela's memoirs, left unfinished at his death and never before available, are here completed and expanded with notes and speeches written by Mandela during his historic presidency, making for a moving sequel to his worldwide bestseller Long Walk to Freedom.


An American Family: A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780399592492
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Published: Random House - October 24th, 2017

This inspiring memoir by the Muslim American Gold Star father and captivating DNC speaker is the story of one family's pursuit of the American dream.

NAMED ONE OF THE FIVE BEST MEMOIRS OF THE YEAR BY THE WASHINGTON POST


The Story of the Jews, Volume One: Finding the Words 1000 BC-1492 AD Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780060539207
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Published: Ecco Press - October 24th, 2017

In this magnificently illustrated cultural history--the tie-in to the PBS and BBC series The Story of the Jews--Simon Schama details the story of the Jewish experience, tracing it across three millennia, from their beginnings as an ancient tribal people to the opening of the New World in 1492 to the modern day.


The Story of the Jews, Volume Two: Belonging: 1492-1900 Cover Image
$39.99
ISBN: 9780062339577
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Published: Ecco Press - October 24th, 2017

In the second of three volumes of this magnificently illustrated cultural history, the tie-in to the PBS and BBC series The Story of the Jews, Simon Schama details the story of the Jewish people from 1492 through the end of nineteenth century


The Lost Founding Father: John Quincy Adams and the Transformation of American Politics Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780871404350
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - October 24th, 2017

Long relegated to the sidelines of history as the hyperintellectual son of John and Abigail Adams, John Quincy Adams (1767-1848), has never basked in the historical spotlight.


Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations (Version 2.0, with a New Afterword) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250141224
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Published: Picador/Farrar Straus and Giroux - October 24th, 2017

#1 New York Times Bestseller - Los Angeles Times Bestseller

One of The Wall Street Journal's 10 Books to Read Now - One of Kirkus Reviews's Best Nonfiction Books of the Year - One of Publishers Weekly's Most Anticipated Books of the Year


Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Lost Franklin Expedition Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393249385
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 21st, 2017

Spanning nearly 200 years, Ice Ghosts is a fast-paced detective story about Western science, indigenous beliefs, and the irrepressible spirit of exploration and discovery.


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

"She was like a storm." --Leonard Cohen


Sneakers Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780448494333
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Published: Razorbill - October 24th, 2017

"Sneakers overdelivers."--GQ

"One of this year's coolest books."--Men's Journal

"The definitive story of the sneaker universe."--WSJ Magazine


Unseen: Unpublished Black History from the New York Times Photo Archives Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780316552967
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - October 17th, 2017

Hundreds of stunning images from black history have long been buried in The New York Times archives. None of them were published by The Times--until now. UNSEEN uncovers these never-before published photographs and tells the stories behind them.


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 critically acclaimed Netflix drama about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, The Crown by Peter Morgan, featuring additional historical background and exclusive images.


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

Witty, acerbic, hard-hitting, and timely, Keith Olbermann's Donald Trump commentaries come adapted from his hit GQ series The Resistance.


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

The instant New York Times bestseller

A Wall Street Journal Best Science Book of the Year


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

A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW EDITORS' CHOICE

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

The #1 New York Times bestseller

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

"Vigorous, insightful." --The Washington Post

"A masterpiece." --San Francisco Chronicle

"Luminous." --The Daily Beast


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

A beautifully illustrated collection of stories from the hit podcast Lore--now a streaming television series--that combines fan favorites like "Unboxed" and "They Made a Tonic" with new tales to deepen the legends.


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

"Public figures as you rarely if ever hear them: strikingly personal, surprisingly open, and profoundly emotional."
-- Entertainment Weekly


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

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - 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

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
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Published: Tate Publishing(UK) - October 3rd, 2017

"Five thousand years have now elapsed since the creation of the world, and still it is undecided whether or not there has even been an instance of the spirit of any person appearing after death. All argument is against it; but all belief is for it." --Samuel Johnson


Tell: Love, Defiance, and the Military Trial at the Tipping Point for Gay Rights Cover Image
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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
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ISBN: 9780316382939
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Published: Hachette Books - October 3rd, 2017

"A rich and urgently necessary book."---New York Times Book Review

"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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 3rd, 2017

WINNER OF THE 2017 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD IN NONFICTION

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2017 BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW, LOS ANGELES TIMES, WASHINGTON POST, SEATTLE TIMES, CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, NEWSWEEK, and POP SUGAR


Americana: A 400-Year History of American Capitalism Cover Image
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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
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ISBN: 9781250082930
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 26th, 2017

A Taste of Paris is a delectable culinary history of the gastronomic capital of the world, written by David Downie, the critically acclaimed author of Paris, Paris and A Passion for Paris.


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

Foreword by Bill Gates


Daring Democracy: Igniting Power, Meaning, and Connection for the America We Want Cover Image
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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
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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 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
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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

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


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

From Maria Sharapova, one of our fiercest female athletes, the captivating--and candid--story of her rise from nowhere to tennis stardom, and the unending fight to stay on top.


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The Book of Separation: A Memoir Cover Image
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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
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ISBN: 9781501175565
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 12th, 2017

A TIME MAGAZINE BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR AND NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK

"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
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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
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ISBN: 9781250164056
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 19th, 2017

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND WASHINGTON POST BESTSELLER

A call to action from three of Washington's premier political scholar-journalists, One Nation After Trump offers the definitive work on the threat posed by the Trump presidency and how to counter it.


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

"A powerful argument for how America should capitalise on the 'New Energy Abundance'."--The Financial Times


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

Named a Best Book of 2017 by NPR, Library Journal, and Newsday

Shortlisted for the 2017 Baillie Gifford Prize

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
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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
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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
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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
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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)
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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)
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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ISBN: 9780735216204
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Published: Avery Publishing Group - August 22nd, 2017

The instant New York Times 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
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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)
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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
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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
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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
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ISBN: 9780865478114
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - July 18th, 2017

A Wall Street Journal Top 10 Nonfiction Book of 2017
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2017
A Shelf Awareness Best Book of 2017


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

The Strange Death of Europe is a highly personal account of a continent and culture caught in the act of suicide. Declining birth rates, mass immigration, and cultivated self-distrust and self-hatred have come together to make Europeans unable to argue for themselves and incapable of resisting their own comprehensive alteration as a society and an eventual end.


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

A major new book overturning our assumptions about how evolution works


Dare to Do: Taking on the Planet by Bike and Boat Cover Image
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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
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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
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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.


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

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)
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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
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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
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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
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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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ISBN: 9780393609394
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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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ISBN: 9781476739236
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 4th, 2017

Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award and the Pacific Northwest Book Award
"The best outdoors book of the year." --Sierra Club
A New York Times Bestseller


No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump's Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781608468904
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Published: Haymarket Books - June 13th, 2017

New York Times Bestseller National Book Award Longlist Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2017 Donald Trump's takeover of the White House is a dangerous escalation in a world of cascading crises.


White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143129677
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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
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385534246
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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
$30.00
ISBN: 9780802127006
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - June 6th, 2017

New York Times Bestseller

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


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

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 AnimalsAre 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
$24.99
ISBN: 9780062457714
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Published: HarperOne - September 13th, 2016

#1 New York Times Bestseller

Over 2 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

Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2017

Washington Post Best Book of 2017

Amazon Editors' Top 100 Pick of the Year

Amazon Best Humor and Entertainment Pick of the Year

Booklist Top Ten Arts Book


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
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062445100
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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
$28.00
ISBN: 9780804136549
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - February 21st, 2017

An NPR's Best Book of 2017
A Times's Thought Book of the Year

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
$30.00
ISBN: 9780670016952
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Published: Viking - December 6th, 2016

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

A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 2017


George Lucas: A Life Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780316257442
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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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ISBN: 9780917860713
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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
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393354256
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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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Published: Ecco Press - December 6th, 2016

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
$27.95
ISBN: 9781442254992
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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
$28.99
ISBN: 9781612618623
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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
$28.99
ISBN: 9780465035908
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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
$42.00
ISBN: 9780226041506
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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
$27.95
ISBN: 9781681772479
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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
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399588174
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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
$26.99
ISBN: 9781501117206
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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
$30.00
ISBN: 9780544453739
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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
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316312479
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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 Bustle "17 Books About Race Every White Person Should Read"


Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780295999227
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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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ISBN: 9781250079107
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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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ISBN: 9780307464897
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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
$30.00
ISBN: 9781455565382
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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
$27.95
ISBN: 9780385354349
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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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ISBN: 9780143128410
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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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ISBN: 9780385351751
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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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ISBN: 9781476716572
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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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ISBN: 9780316266918
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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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ISBN: 9780316337540
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Published: Little Brown and Company - October 18th, 2016

NATIONAL BESTSELLER 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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ISBN: 9781501125997
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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
$23.99
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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ISBN: 9781501159503
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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), Billy Collins (Foreword by)
$20.00
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
$18.99
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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ISBN: 9781613731840
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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
$50.00
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
$27.00
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 Communicate--Discoveries from a Secret World Cover Image
By Peter Wohlleben, Tim Flannery (Foreword by), Jane Billinghurst (Translator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781771642484
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Published: Greystone Books - September 13th, 2016

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 AnimalsAre 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
$18.95
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
$30.00
ISBN: 9781632860125
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 6th, 2016

Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist

From bestselling author Ross King, a brilliant portrait of legendary artist Claude Monet and the story of his most memorable achievement, the water lilies.


Born to Run Cover Image
$32.50
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: Available Now
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
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
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