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A Life in Parts

Bryan Cranston · Simon & Schuster Audio
Format: Audiobook

A poignant, intimate, funny, inspiring memoir - both a coming-of-age story and a meditation on creativity, devotion, and craft - from Bryan Cranston, beloved and acclaimed star of one of history's most successful TV shows, Breaking Bad.Bryan Cranston landed his first role at seven, when...
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If You Can Keep It: The Forgotten Promise of American Liberty

Eric Metaxas · Viking
Pages: 260
Format: Print book

#1 New York Times bestselling author Eric Metaxas delivers an extraordinary book that is part history and part rousing call to arms, steeped in a critical analysis of our founding fathers' original intentions for America.In 1787, when the Constitution was drafted, a woman asked Ben Franklin...
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The Politics of the Hunger Games

Jamey Heit · McFarland
Format: Print book

Set in the future dystopia of Panem, The Hunger Games trilogy follows the rise of a provincial rebellion against the wealthy and tyrannical Capitol. As narrator and heroine, Katniss Everdeen comes to embody the hope of the long oppressed for a new order. During her journey some of our most...
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Please Enjoy Your Happiness

Paul Brinkley-Rogers · Touchstone
Pages: 354
Format: Hardcover

"The most romantic memoir you're likely to read in a lifetime." - Elin Hilderbrand, New York Times bestselling author of Here's to Us An evocative memoir. A beautiful journey to half a century and half a world away. An ageless love story.Pulitzer Prize-winning war correspondent...
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Notes on the Assemblage

Juan Felipe Herrera · City Lights Books
Pages: 104
Format: Paperback

Juan Felipe Herrera, the first Latino Poet Laureate of the United States and son of Mexican immigrants, grew up in the migrant fields of California.Exuberant and socially engaged, reflective and healing, this collection of new work from the nation's first Latino Poet Laureate is brimming...
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Why We March: Signs of Protest and Hope--Voices from the Women's March

ARTISAN. · ARTISAN
Pages: 264
Format: Print book

On January 21, 2017, over 5 million people in 673 cities around the globe gathered in solidarity for the Women's March, carrying signs that shone with unwavering hope and determination and demanded the protection of women's rights, opposed the newly inaugurated U. S. president, and championed...
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The Girl With No Name: The Incredible True Story of a Child Raised by Monkeys

Lynne Barrett-Lee · Pegasus; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

The poignant story of a girl who overcomes unique hardship and deprivation - growing up with a troop of capuchin monkeys - to find ultimate redemption. In 1954, in a remote mountain village in South America, a little girl was abducted. She was four years old. Marina Chapman was stolen from...
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Just Us Girls: 48 Creative Art Projects for Mothers and Daughters to Do Together

Cindy Ann Ganaden · Quarry
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Explore and nurture your mother-daughter bond and create a keepsake that you'll cherish forever with Just Us Girls. This highly-illustrated craft and activity book includes 48 heartfelt, earth-friendly projects to make together. These projects include making: dolls, press books, wreaths,...
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Anatomy of Love: A Natural History of Mating, Marriage, and Why We Stray

Helen Fisher · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 450
Format: Print book

A contemporary classic about love now completely revised and updated.First published in 1992, Helen Fisher's "fascinating" (New York Times) Anatomy of Love quickly became a classic. Since then, Fisher has conducted pioneering brain research on lust, romantic love, and attachment;...
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Amish Quilts - The Adventure Continues: Featuring 21 Projects from Traditional to Modern

Lynn Koolish · C&T Publishing
Format: Paperback

30 years after An Amish Adventure introduced quilters to the joys of Amish quilting, C&T Publishing is proud to bring you the adventure’s next chapter: 21 Amish-inspired quilts designed by some of today’s leading quilters. Some of these quilts use traditional 19th-century...
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Drunks: An American History

Christopher M Finan · Beacon Press
Pages: 344
Format: Hardcover

A social history of alcoholism in the United States, from the seventeenth century to the present dayToday, millions of Americans are struggling with alcoholism, but millions are also in long-term recovery. Alcoholics Anonymous and a growing number of recovery organizations are providing...
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I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life

Ed Yong · Ecco
Pages: 357
Format: Print book

New York Times BestsellerNew York Times Notable Book of 2016NPR Great Read of 2016Economist Best Books of 2016Brain Pickings Best Science Books of 2016Smithsonian Best Books about Science of 2016Science Friday Best Science Book of 2016A Mother Jones Notable Read of 2016MPR Best Books of 2016Chicago...
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P.S.-You're Invited . . .: 40+DIY Projects for All of Your Fashion, Home Décor & Entertaining Needs

Erica Domesek · Atria Books; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Dive into the world of DIY to craft amazing accessories, vivid decorative accents, and creative fashions that add a dose of fun, style, and beauty to everyday life! Whether you’re new to the do-it-yourself (DIY) scene, an experienced artist or designer, or a style maven simply trying...
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Behemoth: The History of the Elephant in America

Ronald B. Tobias · Harper Perennial; Original edition
Format: Paperback

In the two hundred years since their arrival in America, elephants have worked on farms, mills, mines, and railroads, in Hollywood, and in professional baseball. They've contributed to the national discourse on civil rights, immigration, politics, and capitalism. They became so deeply...
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Mastering Civility: A Manifesto for the Workplace

Christine Lynne Porath · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

From the leading authority on workplace incivility, Christine Porath, shows why it pays to be civil, and reveals just how to enhance effectiveness in the workplace and beyond by mastering civility. Incivility is silently chipping away at people, organizations, and our economy. Slights,...
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