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You Look So Much Better in Person: True Stories of Absurdity and Success

Al Roker · Hachette Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

In the tradition of Dick Van Dyke's Keep Moving and Dan Rather's Rather Outspoken, Today co-anchor Al Roker presents a humorous collection of essays based on lessons for living a happy life and achieving success through the power of saying "yes!"From America's favorite...
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Spellcraft: A Guided Journal for Casting, Cleansing, and Blessing

Editors of Rock Point · Rock Point
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Anyone can follow a recipe for a spell, but with Spellcraft, your practice becomes exclusively yours. and then on your witch's journey to self-discovery. Tuning in to past events, unconscious biases, and the connections that your own mind casts will help you , give yourself hope in trying...
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Strange Rites: New Religions for a Godless World

Tara Isabella Burton · PublicAffairs
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A sparklingly strange odyssey through the kaleidoscope of America's new spirituality: the cults, practices, high priests and prophets of our supposedly post-religion age.55 years have passed since the cover of Time Magazine proclaimed the death of God and while participation in mainstream...
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Anti-Racism

Kenrya Rankin · Spruce Books
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Discover the powerful words of anti-racism activists in this vibrant, resonant collection of quotes that centers previously unheard voices while also paying tribute to those who came before. More than 100 incisive, thought-provoking passages will enlighten and inspire in this must-have...
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The Case of the Vanishing Blonde: And Other True Crime Stories

Mark Bowden · Atlantic Monthly Press
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

Six captivating true-crime stories, spanning Mark Bowden's long and illustrious career, cover a variety of crimes complicated by extraordinary circumstances. Winner of a lifetime achievement award from International Thriller Writers, Bowden revisits in The Case of the Vanishing Blonde...
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You Talkin' To Me?: The Unruly History of New York English

E.J. White

From paddy wagon to rush hour, New York City has given us a number of our popular words and phrases, along the way fashioning a recognizable dialect all its own. Often imitated and just as often ridiculed, New York English has its own identity, imbued with the rich cultural histor
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Charles Darwin's Barnacle and David Bowie's Spider: How Scientific Names Celebrate Adventurers, Heroes, and Even a Few Scoundrels

Stephen B. Heard Ph.D. · Yale University Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

An engaging history of the surprising, poignant, and occasionally scandalous stories behind scientific names and their cultural significance Ever since Carl Linnaeus's binomial system of scientific names was adopted in the eighteenth century, scientists have been eponymously naming...
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Diagnosis: Solving the Most Baffling Medical Mysteries

Lisa Sanders · Broadway Books
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

A collection of more than fifty hard-to-crack medical quandaries, featuring the best of The New York Times Magazine's popular Diagnosis column - now a Netflix original series

"Lisa Sanders is a paragon of the modern medical detective storyteller." - Atul Gawande,...
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Help Yourself: A Guide to Gut Health for People Who Love Delicious Food

Hunt, Lindsay Maitland · HOUGHTON MIFFLIN

More than 125 gut-friendly recipes plus science-backed advice for wellness in body and mind This game-changing cookbook will make you rethink how you eat. It turns out that gut health is the root of all health: A happy equilibrium in the body's unique community of microbes promotes...
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Building Your Tiny House Dream: Create and Build a Tiny House with Your Own Hands

Chris Schapdick
Format: Paperback

You've decided you're ready to build and enjoy the benefits of a tiny house, but how? Combining the "why" with the "how to," Building Your Tiny House Dream will show you each and every step to constructing your own custom camper. Part one provides detailed guidance...
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Cross Stitch for the Soul: 20 designs to inspire

Emma Congdon · David & Charles
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Cross Stitch for the Soul is a collection of beautifully designed motivational and inspirational quotes rendered in easy cross-stitching techniques that will raise the spirits, both during the making process and beyond, as treasured pictures on the wall. Designed by leading cross stitch...
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Made Men: The Story of Goodfellas

Glenn Kenny · Hanover Square Press
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

For the thirtieth anniversary of its premiere comes the vivid and immersive history behind Martin Scorsese's signature film Goodfellas, hailed by critics as the greatest mob movie ever made.When Goodfellas first hit the theatres in 1990, a classic was born. Few could anticipate the unparalleled...
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Love Poems for Anxious People

John Kenney · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 112
Format: Hardcover

In the spirit of his New York Times bestseller Love Poems for Married People and Love Poems for People with Children, as well as his wildly popular New Yorker pieces, Thurber Prize-winner John Kenney presents a hilarious new collection of poetry for anxious people.With the same brilliant...
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Intimations: Six Essays

Zadie Smith · Penguin Books
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Written during the early months of lockdown, Intimations explores ideas and questions prompted by an unprecedented situation. What does it mean to submit to a new reality--or to resist it? How do we compare relative sufferings? What is the relationship between time and work? In our isolation,...
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Explorer's Guide Philadelphia & Amish Country

Laura Randall · Countryman Press
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

The essential guide to the Athens of America Laura Randall brings readers the best of Philadelphia and the outlying Amish Country, one of America's most historically and culturally rich regions. Travelers seeking fine dining, authentic cuisine, sightseeing, or a world-class arts scene...
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Live in Love: Growing Together Through Life's Changes

Lauren Akins · Ballantine Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

In this refreshing and inspiring memoir, Lauren Akins, the wife of country music star Thomas Rhett, shows what it's really like to be "the perfect couple" fans imagine, and reveals what it actually takes to live in love, stay in love, and grow together.When country music star...
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His Truth Is Marching On: John Lewis and the Power of Hope

Jon Meacham · Random House
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

An intimate and revealing portrait of civil rights icon and longtime U.S. congressman John Lewis, linking his life to the quest for justice in America from the 1950s to the present - from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Soul of America John Lewis, who at age twenty-five marched...
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