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The Address Book: What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power

Deirdre Mask · ST MARTINS PR
Format: Hardcover

An extraordinary debut in the tradition of classic works from authors such as Mark Kurlansky, Mary Roach, and Rose George.When most people think about street addresses, if they think of them at all, it is in their capacity to ensure that the postman can deliver mail or a traveler won't...
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Coffeeland: One Man's Dark Empire and the Making of Our Favorite Drug

Augustine Sedgewick · Penguin Press
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

Coffee is an indispensable part of daily life for billions of people around the world--one of the most valuable commodities in the history of global capitalism, the leading source of the world's most popular drug, and perhaps the most widespread word on the planet. Augustine Sedgewick's...
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Alone in the Wild: A Rockton Novel

Kelley Armstrong · Minotaur Books
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

Every season in Rockton seems to bring a new challenge. At least that's what Detective Casey Duncan has felt since she decided to call this place home. Between all the secretive residents, the sometimes-hostile settlers outside, and the surrounding wilderness, there's always something...
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Assume Nothing: A Memoir of Intimate Violence

Tanya Selvaratnam · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A true story, Tanya Selvaratnam uses her abuse at the hands of former NY State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to expose the prevalence of intimate partner violence -- offering steps to recognize, expose, and end it.When Tanya Selvaratnam met Eric Schneiderman, they fell quickly and effortlessly...
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Sales 101: From Finding Leads and Closing Techniques to Retaining Customers and Growing Your Business, an Essential Primer on How to Sell

Connick, Wendy · Adams Media
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Learn the ins and outs of sales techniques with this comprehensive and accessible guide that is the crash course in how to sell anything.Sometimes, it seems like learning a new skill is impossible. But whether you are interested in pursuing a full-times sales career, want to make extra...
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The System: Who Rigged It, How We Fix It

Robert B. Reich · Knopf
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Millions of Americans have lost confidence in our political and economic system. After years of stagnant wages, volatile job markets, and an unwillingness by those in power to deal with profound threats such as climate change, there is a mounting sense that the system is fixed, serving...
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Hunting Whitey: The Inside Story of the Capture & Killing of America's Most Wanted Crime Boss

Casey Sherman · William Morrow
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Based on exclusive, fresh reporting, the thrilling, definitive inside story of the pursuit, capture, and killing of legendary South Boston mob boss, James "Whitey" Bulger, detailing as never before his years on the run, how he evaded capture, and his brutal murder in prison.For...
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Think Outside the Building: How Advanced Leaders Can Change the World One Smart Innovation at a Time

Rosabeth Moss Kanter · PublicAffairs
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

One of the leading business thinkers in the world offers a bold, new theory of advanced leadership for tackling the world's complex, messy, and recalcitrant social and environmental problems.Over a decade ago, renowned innovation expert Rosabeth Moss Kanter co-founded and then directed...
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Troop 6000: The Girl Scout Troop That Began in a Shelter and Inspired the World

Nikita Stewart · Ballantine Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Giselle Burgess was a young mother of five trying to provide for her family. Though she had a full-time job, the demands of ever-increasing rent and mounting bills forced her to fall behind, and eviction soon followed. Giselle and her kids were thrown into New York City's overburdened...
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Fire in Paradise: An American Tragedy

Alastair Gee · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

The harrowing story of the most destructive American wildfire in a century.On November 8, 2018, the ferocious Camp Fire laid waste to almost the entire town of Paradise, California, a community of 27,000 people. At least 85 died, images of the fire transfixed viewers across the world, and the resulting...
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