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The Theft of America's Soul: Blowing the Lid Off the Lies That Are Destroying Our Country

Phil Robertson · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

It's time to take back what the devil has stolen and put God back into our culture.

Phil Robertson, patriarch of A&E's Duck Dynasty and one of the most recognized voices of conservative Christianity in America, believes that little by little, generation by generation, America...

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Signs: The Secret Language of the Universe

Laura Lynne Jackson · Spiegel & Grau
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A renowned psychic medium teaches us how to recognize and interpret the life-changing messages from loved ones and spirit guides on the Other Side.

Laura Lynne Jackson is a psychic medium and the author of the New York Times bestseller The Light Between Us. She possesses...
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God Is in the Crowd: Twenty-First-Century Judaism

Tal Keinan · Spiegel & Grau
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

A bold proposal for discovering relevance in Judaism and ensuring its survival, from a pioneering social activist, business leader, and fighter pilot in the Israeli Air Force God Is in the Crowd is an original and provocative blueprint for Judaism in the twenty-first century. Presented...
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The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast

MICHAEL SCOTT MOORE · Harper Wave
Pages: 451
Format: Hardcover

Michael Scott Moore, a journalist and the author of Sweetness and Blood, incorporates personal narrative and rigorous investigative journalism in this profound and revelatory memoir of his three-year captivity by Somali pirates - a riveting,thoughtful, and emotionally resonant exploration...

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The Hidden History of Elves and Dwarfs: Avatars of Invisible Realms

CLAUDE LECOUTEUX · Inner Traditions
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

A comprehensive examination of the intertwined mythology, folklore, and literary history of the little people * Explores the pagan roots of dwarfs and elves and their evolution in myth and literature * Reveals the role the church played in changing them from fearless, shape-shifting warriors...
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The Return of Odin: The Modern Renaissance of Pagan Imagination

Richard Rudgley · Inner Traditions
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

A controversial examination of the influence and presence of the Norse god Odin in contemporary history and culture * Documents Odin's role in the rise of Nazi Germany, the 1960s counterculture revolution, nationalist and ecological political movements, and the occult revival * Examines...
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Mother of the Unseen World: The Mystery of Mother Meera

Mark Matousek · Spiegel & Grau
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

"Mother of the Unseen World is absolutely riveting, deeply searching, and thought-provoking. "--Gretchen Rubin For readers interested in the mysteries of spiritual awakening, an exploration of the Indian "avatar" Mother Meera, known as an embodiment of the Divine Feminine...
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Lose Well

Chris Gethard · HarperOne
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A laugh-out-loud, kick-in-the-pants self-help narrative for anyone who ever felt like they didn't fit in or couldn't catch a break - comedian and cult hero Chris Gethard shows us how to get over our fear of failure and start living life on our own terms.

Let's face it: we all want...

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Impossible Truths: Amazing Evidence of Extraterrestrial Contact

Erich von Daniken · Watkins Publishing
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Impossible Truths showcases the classic, provocative von Däniken theories for a new generation. For more than four decades, Erich von Däniken has been elaborating his astounding thesis that the inhabitants of other planets have kept in contact with humanity since the earliest times and that...
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God in the Qur'an

Jack Miles · Knopf
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of God: A Biography, an erudite, hugely informative portrait of the God of Islam, the world's second largest, fastest-growing, and perhaps most tragically misunderstood religion.

Who is Allah? What makes Him unique? And what does He ask of those...
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Consider the Women: A Provocative Guide to Three Matriarchs of the Bible

Debbie Blue · Eerdmans
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

A timely and compelling new look at three key women in the biblical narrative

Among the mostly male-dominated narratives in Scripture, the stories of women can be game-changing. In this book Debbie Blue looks closely at Hagar (mother of Islam) , Esther (Jewish heroine)...

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Each Journey Begins With a Single Step: The Taoist Book of Life

Deng Ming-Dao · Hampton Roads Publishing
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

This is a book of guidance for life's journey rooted in the wisdom of ancient China. Best-selling author Deng Ming-Dao provides key poetic lines that distill the essence of Taoism, organizing them in the form of a journey. The material here is drawn from three sources: The Tao Te Ching,...

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Spirit Clans: Native Wisdom for Personal Power and Guidance

David Carson · Hampton Roads Publishing
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

For thousands of years, Native American tradition has taught that we all carry within us an ancient blessing, a spirit clan that connects us to the earth. Our spirit clan may be an animal, or a plant, a stone, or some special object that has taken on spiritual power. Your clan is a reservoir...
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Dear Zealots: Letters from a Divided Land

Amos Oz · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

An urgent and deeply necessary work, Dear Zealots offers three powerful essays that speak directly to our present age, on the rise of zealotry in Israel and around the world.

"Concise, evocative . . . Dear Zealots is not just a brilliant book of thoughts and ideas...
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The Butcher's Daughter: A Novel

VICTORIA GLENDINNING · The Overlook Press
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

The atmospheric novel set during the Tudor era of a young woman's struggle to define herself in a world of uncertainty, intrigue, and danger in a period of great upheavalIn 1535, England is hardly a wellspring of gender equality; it is a grim and oppressive age where women -- even the privileged...
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