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Hard Work and Determination: Developing Self-Discipline

Morlock, Rachael - POWERKIDS PR


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Think Like a Feminist: The Philosophy Behind the Revolution

Carol Hay - W. W. Norton & Company
Format: Hardcover

An audacious and accessible guide to feminist philosophy -- its origins, its key ideas, and its latest directions.Think Like a Feminist is an irreverent yet rigorous primer that unpacks over two hundred years of feminist thought. In a time when the word feminism triggers all sorts of responses,...
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Votre cerveau est extraordinaire

Fabien Olicard - Pocket


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Social Chemistry: Decoding the Patterns of Human Connection

Marissa King - Dutton
Format: Hardcover

Social Chemistry will utterly transform the way you think about "networking." Understanding the contours of your social network can dramatically enhance personal relationships, work life, and even your global impact. Are you an Expansionist, a Broker, or a Convener? The answer...
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American Intolerance: Our Dark History of Demonizing Immigrants

Robert E. Bartholomew - Prometheus Books
Format: Hardcover

This historical review of the US treatment of immigrants and minority groups documents the suspicion and persecution that often met newcomers and those perceived to be different.Contrary to popular belief, the poor and huddled masses were never welcome in America. Though the engraving on the base...
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Three Women

Lisa Taddeo - Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "THIS IS THE BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR. This is it. This is the one...It blew the top of my head off and I haven't been able to stop thinking or talking about it since." - Elizabeth Gilbert "Taddeo spent eight years reporting this groundbreaking...
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Being at Your Best When Your Kids Are at Their Worst: Practical Compassion in Parenting

Kim John Payne - Shambhala
Format: Hardcover

A practical, meditative approach that can be used in the moment to help you stay calm and balanced when your child's behavior is pushing you to your limit--by the popular author of Simplicity Parenting.When children are at their most difficult and challenging situations arise, how can we react...
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x y: A Mathematician's Manifesto for Rethinking Gender

Eugenia Cheng - Basic Books
Format: Hardcover

Why are men in charge? After years in the male-dominated field of mathematics and in the female-dominated field of art, Eugenia Cheng has heard the question many times. In x y, Cheng argues that her mathematical specialty -- category theory -- reveals why. Category theory deals more with...
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Extraterrestrial: The First Sign of Intelligent Life Beyond Earth

Avi Loeb
Format: Hardcover

In late 2017, scientists at a Hawaiian observatory glimpsed an object soaring through our inner solar system, moving so quickly that it could only have come from another star. Avi Loeb, Harvard's top astronomer, showed it was not an asteroid; it was moving too fast along a strange orbit,...
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The End of Trauma: How the New Science of Resilience Is Changing How We Think About PTSD

George A. Bonanno - Basic Books
Format: Hardcover

After 9/11, mental health professionals flocked to New York to handle what everyone assumed would be a flood of trauma cases. Oddly, the flood never came.In The End of Trauma, pioneering psychologist George A. Bonanno argues that we failed to predict the psychological response to 9/11 because...
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