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Red Birds

Mohammed Hanif - Grove Press, Black Cat
Format: Paperback

An American pilot crash lands in the desert and finds himself on the outskirts of the very camp he was supposed to bomb. After days spent wandering and hallucinating from dehydration, Major Ellie is rescued by one of the camp's residents, a teenager named Momo, whose entrepreneurial money-making...
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Policing the Planet: Why the Policing Crisis Led to Black Lives Matter

Jordan T. Camp - Verso
Format: Paperback

How policing became the major political issue of our timeCombining firsthand accounts from activists with the research of scholars and reflections from artists, Policing the Planet traces the global spread of the broken-windows policing strategy, first established in New York City under...
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Basic Math and Pre-Algebra For Dummies

Mark Zegarelli - John Wiley & Sons
Format: Paperback

Tips for simplifying tricky basic math and pre-algebra operations Whether you're a student preparing to take algebra or a parent who wants or needs to brush up on basic math, this fun, friendly guide has the tools you need to get in gear. From positive, negative, and whole numbers to fractions,...
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Lincoln and Churchill: Statesmen at War

LEWIS E LEHRMAN - Stackpole Books
Format: Hardcover

Lewis E. Lehrman, renowned historian and National Humanities Medal winner, gives new perspective on great statesmen and their leadership in wars of national survivalAbraham Lincoln and Winston Churchill, as commanders in chief, led their nations to victory in wars of national survival - Lincoln...
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The American: A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice

KHIZR KHAN - Random House
Format: Hardcover

This inspiring memoir by the Muslim American Gold Star father and captivating DNC speaker is the story of one family's pursuit of the American dream."Khan's aspirational memoir reminds us all why Americans should welcome newcomers from all lands." - Kirkus Reviews In fewer...
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The Taco Cleanse: The Tortilla-Based Diet Proven to Change Your Life

Molly R. Frisinger - Experiment
Format: Print book

Prevent or reverse taco deficiency. Get that fresh taco-y feeling with over 75 seriously tasty vegan recipes. Tired of the same old cleanse? Instead of feeling rejuvenated are you feeling depleted, anxious, and cranky? (Not to mention . . . hungry?) A group of vegan taco scientists...
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Grand Improvisation: America Confronts the British Superpower, 1945-1957

Derek Leebaert - Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Format: Hardcover

A new understanding of the post World War II era, showing what occurred when the British Empire wouldn't step aside for the rising American superpower -- with global insights for today.An enduring myth of the twentieth century is that the United States rapidly became a superpower in the years...
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American Harvest: God, Country, and Farming in the Heartland

Marie Mutsuki Mockett - Graywolf Press
Format: Hardcover

An epic story of the American wheat harvest, the politics of food, and the culture of the Great PlainsFor over one hundred years, the Mockett family has owned a seven-thousand-acre wheat farm in the panhandle of Nebraska, where Marie Mutsuki Mockett's father was raised. Mockett, who grew...
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Twitch For Dummies

Tee Morris - For Dummies
Format: Paperback

The first full resource to offer advice on tapping into TwitchTwitch got its start as a live-streaming platform mostly populated by gamers and their fans. It's quickly grown to host streaming events of all kinds - concerts, conferences, production events like podcast recording sessions,...
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The Last Pass: Cousy, Russell, the Celtics, and What Matters in the End

Gary M Pomerantz - Penguin Press
Format: Hardcover

Out of the greatest dynasty in American professional sports history, an intimate story of race, mortality, and regretAbout to turn ninety, Bob Cousy, the Hall of Fame Boston Celtics captain who led the team to its first six championships on an unparalleled run, has much to look back on in contentment....
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Tangled Up in Blue: Policing the American City

Rosa Brooks
Format: Hardcover

In her forties, with two children, a spouse, a dog, a mortgage, and a full-time job as a tenured law professor at Georgetown University, Rosa Brooks decided to become a cop. A liberal academic and journalist with an enduring interest in law's troubled relationship with violence, Brooks...
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Daughter of the King: Growing Up in Gangland

Sandra Lansky - Perseus Books Group
Format: Hardcover

Sandi Lansky Lombardo grew up the only daughter of mob boss Meyer Lansky. Raised in upper-class Jewish splendor, first at the Majestic Hotel and then at the Beresford, at finishing schools and fancy stables, Sandi was the wild child of the late 40's, the 50's, and the early 60's....
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Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon

JEFFREY KLUGER - Henry Holt and Co.
Format: Hardcover

The untold story of the historic voyage to the moon that closed out one of our darkest years with a nearly unimaginable triumphIn August 1968, NASA made a bold decision: in just sixteen weeks, the United States would launch humankind's first flight to the moon. Only the year before, three...
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Cheaters Always Win: The Story of America

J. M. Fenster - Twelve
Format: Hardcover

A social history of cheating and how American history -- through real estate, sports, finance, academics, and of course politics -- has had its unfair share of rigged results and widened the margins on its gray areas.Drawing from the intriguing (and sometimes unbelievable) true stories...
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Insight Guides: Ireland

Insight Guides - Insight Guides
Format: Print book

Ireland packs many delights into its compact size and its main attractions - from the Wild Atlantic Way to its pubs and craic and numerous places of interest - are only the beginning. Be inspired to visit by the new edition of Insight Guide Ireland, a comprehensive full-colour guide to both...
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Phenomena: The Secret History of the U.S. Government's Investigations into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis

Annie Jacobsen - Little
Format: Print book

The definitive history of the military's decades-long investigation into mental powers and phenomena, from the author of Pulitzer Prize finalist The Pentagon's Brain and international bestseller Area 51.
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Those Who Forget: My Family's Story in Nazi Europe A Memoir, A History, A Warning

Geraldine Schwarz - Scribner
Format: Hardcover

Those Who Forget, published to international awards and acclaim, is journalist Graldine Schwarz's riveting account of her German and French grandparents' lives during World War II, an in-depth history of Europe's post-war reckoning with fascism, and an urgent appeal to remember...
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Global Muckraking: 100 Years of Investigative Journalism from Around the World

Anya Schiffrin - New Press, The

Crusading journalists from Sinclair Lewis to Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein have played a central role in American politics: checking abuses of power, revealing corporate misdeeds, and exposing government corruption. Muckraking journalism is part and parcel of American democracy. But how many...
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Debriefing the President: The Interrogation of Saddam Hussein

John Nixon - Blue Rider Press
Format: Print book

Set for release on the 10th anniversary of Saddam Hussein's execution, a riveting, revealing and newsmaking account of the CIA's interrogation of Saddam, written by the CIA agent who conducted the questioning. In December 2003, after one of the largest, most aggressive manhunts in history,...
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The King and the Catholics: England, Ireland, and the Fight for Religious Freedom, 1780-1829

ANTONIA FRASER - Nan A. Talese
Format: Hardcover

From beloved historian Antonia Fraser comes the dramatic story of how Catholics in the United Kingdom won back their rights after two centuries of official discrimination.In the summer of 1780, mob violence swept through London. Nearly one thousand people were killed, looting was widespread,...
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Death: An Oral History

Casey Jarman - Zest Books
Format: Print book

In this illuminating collection of oral-history style interviews, Casey Jarman talks to a funeral industry watchdog about the (often shady) history of the death trade; he hears how songwriter David Bazan lost his faith while trying to hold on to his family; he learns about cartoonist...
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Rush: Revolution, Madness, and Benjamin Rush, the Visionary Doctor Who Became a Founding Father

STEPHEN FRIED - Crown
Format: Hardcover

The remarkable story of Benjamin Rush, medical pioneer and one of our nation's most provocative and unsung Founding Fathers In the summer of 1776, fifty-six men put their quills to a dangerous document they called the Declaration of Independence. Among them was a thirty-year-old doctor...
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Christmas at America's Landmark Houses

Patricia McMillan - Schiffer; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Here is Christmas decorating, history, architecture, and interior design wrapped in one sparkling package. Three-hundred and sixty-three gorgeous, inspiring images provide leisurely looks at historic house interiors magically decorated for Christmas. Begin with the Foreword by Christopher...
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The Best American Sports Writing 2015

Wright Thompson - Mariner Books
Format: Paperback

The latest addition to the acclaimed series showcasing the best sports writing from the past year For twenty-five years, The Best American Sports Writing has built a solid reputation by showcasing the greatest sports journalism of the past year, culled from hundreds of national, regional,...
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Witch Hunt: The Story of the Greatest Mass Delusion in American Political History

Gregg Jarrett - Broadside Books
Format: Hardcover

How did a small group of powerful intelligence officials convince tens of millions of Americans that the president is a traitor, without a shred of evidence?Now that every detail and argument set forth in the #1 New York Times bestseller The Russia Hoax has been borne out by the Mueller...
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Orexi!: Feasting at the modern Greek table

Theo A. Michaels - Ryland Peters & Small
Format: Hardcover

A collection of over 80 classic and modern recipes from chef Theo Michaels; paying homage to his heritage whilst championing new modern dishes inspired by the flavors of Greece and Cyprus.Kali orexi is the Greek equivalent of bon apptit and this enticing book will certainly...
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Doctored: The Disillusionment of an American Physician

Sandeep Jauhar - Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

In his acclaimed memoir Intern, Sandeep Jauhar chronicled the formative years of his residency at a prestigious New York City hospital. Doctored, his harrowing follow-up, observes the crisis of American medicine through the eyes of an attending cardiologist. Hoping for the stability...
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Fault Lines: A History of the United States Since 1974

Kevin M. Kruse - W. W. Norton & Company
Format: Paperback

"A gripping and troubling account of the origins of our turbulent times." -- Jill Lepore, author of These Truths: A History of the United StatesWhen -- and how -- did America become so polarized? In this masterful history, leading historians Kevin M. Kruse and Julian E. Zelizer...
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Better Homes and Gardens 100 Recipes You'll Make Forever: Perfected in Our Test Kitchen for Success in Yours

BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS BOOKS. - Better Homes & Gardens
Format: Hardcover

Photo tutorials, step-by-step instructions, and secrets for success that home cooks will turn to again and again Every home cook needs a core of reliable favorites to execute flawlessly. Through clear instruction and photography, this collection provides the tools for making 100 perfect,...
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The Smartest Places on Earth: Why Rustbelts Are the Emerging Hotspots of Global Innovation

Antoine W van Agtmael - PublicAffairs
Format: Print book

Antoine van Agtmael coined the term "emerging markets" and built a career and a multibillion-dollar investing firm centered on these surging economies that would, over time, supplant the West as engines of wealth and prosperity. The trend held for decades, but a few years ago van Agtmael...
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Jackie Robinson: An Integrated Life

J. Christopher Schutz - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format: Hardcover

Jackie Robinson's story is not only a compelling drama of heroism, but also as a template of the African American freedom struggle. A towering athletic talent, Robinson's greater impact was on preparing the way for the civil rights reform wave following WWII. But Robinson's story has always...
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You're On an Airplane: A Self-mythologizing Memoir

Parker Posey - Blue Rider Press
Format: Hardcover

Have you ever wondered what it would be like talk to Parker Posey? On an airplane, with Parker as your seat companion, perhaps? Parker's irreverent, hilarious, and enchanting memoir gives you the incredible opportunity. Full of personal stories, whimsical how-tos, recipes, and beautiful...
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I Am Restored: How I Lost My Religion but Found My Faith

Lecrae Moore - Zondervan
Format: Hardcover

The never-before-told story of Lecrae's loss of faith after the experiences of his past threatened to ruin his career and life. Two-time GRAMMY winning hip-hop artist and bestselling author Lecrae had inspired millions with his redemptive and gut-honest art. But when his personal life...
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Treating People Well: The Extraordinary Power of Civility at Work and in Life

Lea Berman - Scribner
Format: Hardcover

A guide to personal and professional empowerment through civility and social skills, written by two White House Social Secretaries who offer an important fundamental message - everyone is important and everyone deserves to be treated well.Former White House social secretaries Lea Berman,...
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Print, Paint & Ink: Over 20 Modern Craft Projects for You and Your Home

Andie Powers - Taunton Press
Format: Print book

The 21 projects in Print, Paint & Ink are perfect for anyone interested in learning to make their own stamps, prints, and painted goods. From the easy and adorable Teeny Tiny Eraser Stamps to the stylish Furoshiki Wrap to the modern and minimalist Nesting Poplar Boxes and so much more,...
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The Briefing

SEAN SPICER - Regnery Publishing
Format: Hardcover

Sean Spicer takes readers behind the scenes of his turbulent tenure as President Trump's press secretary, shedding new light on the headline-grabbing controversies of the Trump administration's first year.
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The Poison Squad: One Chemist's Single-Minded Crusade for Food Safety at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

Deborah Blum - Penguin Press
Format: eBook

From Pulitzer Prize winner and New York Times-bestselling author Deborah Blum, the dramatic true story of how food was made safe in the United States and the heroes, led by the inimitable Dr. Harvey Washington Wiley, who fought for changeBy the end of nineteenth century, food was dangerous....
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The Hidden History of Guns and the Second Amendment

Thom Hartmann - Berrett-Koehler Publishers
Format: Paperback

Thom Hartmann, the most popular progressive radio host in America and a New York Times bestselling author, looks at the real history of guns in America and what we can do to limit both their lethal impact and the power of the gun lobby.Taking his typically in-depth, historically informed...
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In the Land of Good Living: A Journey to the Heart of Florida

Kent Russell - Knopf
Format: Hardcover

In the summer of 2016, Kent Russell--broke, at loose ends, hungry for adventure--set off to walk across Florida. Mythic, superficial, soaked in contradictions, maligned by cultural elites, segregated from the South, and literally vanishing into the sea, Florida (or, as he calls it: "America...
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Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise

Anders Ericsson - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Format: Print book

From the world's reigning expert on expertise comes a powerful new approach to mastering almost any skill. Have you ever wanted to learn a language or pick up an instrument, only to become too daunted by the task at hand? Expert performance guru Anders Ericsson has made a career studying...
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Exposed

Jean-Philippe Blondel - New Vessel Press
Format: Paperback

"Captivating ... The novel flies by with gentle humor, but it also poses complex questions about the meaning of art and sexuality, and offers an elegiac look at late middle age ... Irresistible, and the story's fundamental kindness sets it apart." -- Publishers Weekly (Starred...
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By Women Possessed: A Life of Eugene O'Neill

Arthur Gelb - G.P. Putnam's Sons
Format: Print book

Celebrated for their books on Eugene O'Neill and enjoying access to a trove of previously sealed archival material, the Gelbs deliver their final volume on the stormy life and brilliant oeuvre of this Nobel Prize-winning American playwright. This is a tour through both a magical moment...
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The Year of Fear: Machine Gun Kelly and the Manhunt That Changed the Nation

Joe Urschel - Minotaur Books
Format: Hardcover

It's 1933 and Prohibition has given rise to the American gangster--now infamous names like Bonnie and Clyde and John Dillinger. Bank robberies at gunpoint are commonplace and kidnapping for ransom is the scourge of a lawless nation. With local cops unauthorized to cross state lines...
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The Italian Executioners: The Genocide of the Jews of Italy

Simon Levis Sullam - Princeton University Press
Format: Hardcover

A gripping revisionist history that shows how ordinary Italians played a central role in the genocide of Italian Jews during the Second World WarIn this gripping revisionist history of Italy's role in the Holocaust, Simon Levis Sullam presents an unforgettable account of how ordinary...
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Darius the Great Deserves Better

Adib Khorram - Dial Books
Format: Hardcover

Darius Kellner is having a bit of a year. Since his trip to Iran this past spring, a lot has changed. He's getting along with his dad, and his best friend Sohrab is only a Skype call away. Between his first boyfriend, Landon, his varsity soccer practices, and his internship at his favorite...
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Cat Wars: The Devastating Consequences of a Cuddly Killer

Peter P Marra - Princeton University Press
Format: Print book

In 1894, a lighthouse keeper named David Lyall arrived on Stephens Island off New Zealand with a cat named Tibbles. In just over a year, the Stephens Island Wren, a rare bird endemic to the island, was rendered extinct. Mounting scientific evidence confirms what many conservationists have...
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On Thomas Merton

Mary Gordon - Shambhala
Format: Hardcover

From the best-selling novelist and memoirist: a deeply personal view of her discovery of the celebrated modern monk and thinker through his writings."If Thomas Merton had been a writer and not a monk, we would never have heard of him. If Thomas Merton had been a monk and not a writer,...
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Don't Keep Your Day Job: How to Turn Your Passion into Your Career

Cathy Heller - St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

Featured in the #1 spot in 2019 "Get Motivated" podcasts on Apple Podcasts * Nominated for a Webby Award for Best Business Podcast "Heller pivots effortlessly from encouraging readers to accept "miraculous changes," find their bliss, and examine their authentic...
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The Right Side of History: How Reason and Moral Purpose Made the West Great

Ben Shapiro - Broadside Books
Format: Book

America has a God-shaped hole in its heart, argues New York Times bestselling author Ben Shapiro, and we shouldn't fill it with politics and hate.In 2016, Ben Shapiro spoke at UC Berkeley. Hundreds of police officers were required from 10 UC campuses across the state to protect his speech,...

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Lonely Planet Blue Ridge Parkway Road Trips

Lonely Planet - Lonely Planet
Format: Paperback

Lonely Planet: The world's number one travel guide publisher* Lonely Planet's Blue Ridge Parkway Road Trips is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Cross a mile-high suspension bridge for a parkway...
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In Full Flight: A Story of Africa and Atonement

John Hylan Heminway - Knopf
Format: Hardcover

The remarkable story of one woman's search for a new life in Africa in the wake of World War II--a life that sparked a heroic career, but also hid a secret past.Dr. Anne Spoerry treated hundreds of thousands of people across rural Kenya over the span of fifty years. A member of the renowned...
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Katie Chin's Everyday Chinese Cookbook: 101 Delicious Recipes from My Mother's Kitchen

Katie Chin - Tuttle Publishing, 2016.
Format: Print book

"Katie Chin has done us all a huge favor: she's provided us with recipes for so many of the Chinese dishes we always wanted to cook but have never had clear and easy instructions to prepare ... Thank you Katie Chin!" - Martha StewartHome chefs will enjoy preparing these Chinese...
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Little Sister: A Memoir

Patricia Walsh Chadwick - Post Hill Press
Format: Hardcover

They promised her heaven, but there was no savior.Imagine an eighteen-year-old American girl who has never read a newspaper, watched television, or made a phone call. An eighteen-year-old-girl who has never danced - and this in the 1960s. It is in Cambridge, Massachusetts where Leonard...
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Unspeakable

Chris Hedges - Hot Books
Format: Print book

Chris Hedges on the most taboo topics in America, with David Talbot.Chris Hedges has been telling truth to (and against) power since his earliest days as a radical journalist. He is an intellectual bomb thrower, who continues to confront American empire in the most incisive, challenging...
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It's Your Move: My Million Dollar Method for Taking Risks with Confidence and Succeeding at Work and Life

Josh Altman - HarperOne
Format: Hardcover

The star of Bravo's hit series Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles provides tips, tools, insights and strategies for sales, marketing, promotion, running a family business and more to help readers build confidence and master the knowledge they need to succeed. --Publisher's description.Altman...
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Milk Street: Cookish: Throw It Together: Big Flavors. Simple Techniques. 200 Ways to Reinvent Dinner.

Christopher Kimball - Voracious
Format: Hardcover

In Cookish, Christopher Kimball and his team of cooks and editors harness the most powerful cooking principles from around the world to create 200 of the simplest, most delicious recipes ever created. These recipes, most with six or fewer ingredients (other than oil, salt, and pepper) , make...
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The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit

Michael Finkel - Knopf
Format: Hardcover

Many people dream of escaping modern life, but most will never act on it. This is the remarkable true story of a man who lived alone in the woods of Maine for 27 years, making this dream a reality; not out of anger at the world, but simply because he preferred to live on his own.A New York...
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The Indian Family Kitchen: Classic Dishes for a New Generation

Anjali Pathak - Clarkson Potter
Format: Print book

A fresh and friendly introduction to South Asian cuisine, The Indian Family Kitchen reflects how we cook today with seasonal and vegetable-forward recipes. This striking cookbook shows how to coax flavor out of your favorite foods by adding Indian spices: rub butternut squash with garam...
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Everybody's Got Something

Robin Roberts - Grand Central Publishing
Format: Hardcover(Large Print)

"Regardless of how much money you have, your race, where you live, what religion you follow, you are going through something. Or you already have or you will. As momma always said, "Everybody's got something. " So begins beloved Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts's...
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Opening Heaven's Door: Investigating Stories of Life, Death, and What Comes After

Patricia Pearson - Pocket Books
Format: Hardcover

People everywhere carry with them extraordinary, deeply comforting experiences that arrived at the moment when they most needed relief: when they lost a loved one. These experiences can include clear messages from beyond, profound and vividly beautiful visions, mysterious connections and spiritual...
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Running on Red Dog Road: And Other Perils of an Appalachian Childhood

Drema Hall Berkheimer - Zondervan
Format: Paperback

Publishers Weekly: Berkheimer candidly brings her personality to the page in this incredible journey from naivete to wide-eyed maturity. (April 2016) Library Journal: Berkheimer's homespun memoir provides a wistful look back at a simpler time. An appealing counterbalance...
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The Book of Ichigo Ichie: The Art of Making the Most of Every Moment, the Japanese Way

Hector Garcia - Penguin Books
Format: Hardcover

Learn to make every moment a once-in-a-lifetime experience with this definitive guide to the Japanese art of ichigo ichie (pronounced itchy-GO itchy-A) , from the bestselling authors of Ikigai.Every moment in our life happens only once, and if we let it slip away, we lose it forever--an...
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For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood... and the Rest of Y'all Too: Reality Pedagogy and Urban Education

Christopher Emdin - Beacon
Format: Print book

Merging real stories with theory, research, and practice, a prominent scholar offers a new approach to teaching and learning for every stakeholder in urban education.Drawing on his own experience of feeling undervalued and invisible in science classrooms as a young man of color, Christopher...
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Credit Repair: Make a Plan, Improve Your Credit, Avoid Scams

Robin Leonard J.D. - NOLO
Format: Paperback

When debts pile up, it can be impossible to see a way out. And in the meantime, the consequences pile up. Let the sensible strategies in Credit Repair help you take control, clean up your credit report, and live debt-free. assess your debt situation correct errors and improve your...
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The Love Diet: A Personalized, Proven Program That Changes the Way You Feel to Transform the Way You Look

Connie Guttersen - HarperOne
Format: Print book

All You Need is Love: From the New York Times best-selling author of The Sonoma Diet and the acclaimed medical director of 20/20 Lifestyles - one of the country's most successful weight loss clinics - comes the revolutionary plan that will forever change the way you feel about food, yourself,...
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Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats

MARYN MCKENNA - National Geographic
Format: Hardcover

In this eye-opening expos, acclaimed health journalist and National Geographic contributor Maryn McKenna documents how antibiotics transformed chicken from local delicacy to industrial commodity - and human health threat - uncovering the ways we can make America's favorite meat safer...
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Cheesecake Love: Inventive, Irresistible, and Super-Easy Cheesecake Desserts for Every Day

Jocelyn Brubaker - St. Martin's Griffin
Format: Hardcover

Add some cheesecake love to all your favorite desserts with these playful and inventive recipes!"If it doesn't have cheesecake in it, it should" is the baking motto that Jocelyn Brubaker lives by. Over the years, she has baked thousands of cheesecakes and challenged herself to work...
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An Invitation to Dream: A Bedtime Companion to Fill Your Sleep with Wonder

Workman Publishing - Workman Publishing Company
Format: Hardcover

Sweet Dreams Leave the busyness of the day behind and enter a world of enchantment. Pairing words from poets and writers with lush, romantic images - dusky forests and fresh-fallen snow, secret paths and rainy nights - every page of this soothing bedside companion is designed to put mind...
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Rick Steves Sicily

Rick Steves - Rick Steves
Format: Paperback

Swim in the sparkling Mediterranean, marvel at the peak of Mount Etna, and get to know this region's timeless charm: with Rick Steves on your side, Sicily can be yours!Inside Rick Steves Sicily you'll find:Comprehensive coverage for spending a week or more exploring SicilyRick's...
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Eldercare 101: A Practical Guide to Later Life Planning, Care, and Wellbeing

Mary Jo Saavedra - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format: eBook

The Silver Tsunami is upon us as elder care and crisis management reaches a tipping point with the graying of America. By 2020, 54 million people in the U. S. will be over the age of 65; by 2030, that number will top 80 million. Feeling the squeeze of multi-generational home demands, children...
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Ted Hughes: The Unauthorised Life

Jonathan Bate - Harper, 2015.
Format: Print book

Ted Hughes, Poet Laureate, was one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century. He was one of Britain's most important poets, his work infused with myth; a love of nature, conservation, and ecology; of fishing and beasts in brooding landscapes.With an equal gift for poetry and prose,...
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Through a Glass, Darkly: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the Quest to Solve the Greatest Mystery of All

STEFAN BECHTEL - St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

After the American Civil War, while bodies still littered battlefields, the movement known as Spiritualism began to sweep across America as thousands of people, mostly from shock and grief, tried to make contact with the recently departed. The movement captivated Europe as well, especially...
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The Phantom of Fifth Avenue: The Mysterious Life and Scandalous Death of Heiress Huguette Clark

Meryl Gordon - Grand Central Pub
Format: Hardcover

Born in 1906, Huguette Clark grew up in her family's 121-room Beaux Arts mansion in New York and was one of the leading celebrities of her day. Her father William Andrews Clark, was a copper magnate, the second richest man in America, and not above bribing his way into the Senate. Huguette...
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Microsoft Outlook 2016 Step by Step

Joan Lambert - Microsoft Press
Format: Paperback

The quick way to learn Microsoft Outlook 2016! This is learning made easy. Get more done quickly with Outlook 2016. Jump in wherever you need answers--brisk lessons and colorful screenshots show you exactly what to do, step by step. Get easy-to-follow guidance from a certified Microsoft...
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The Common Good

Robert B Reich - Knopf
Format: Hardcover

From the best-selling author of Saving Capitalism and The Work of Nations, a passionate, clear-eyed manifesto on why we must restore the idea of the common good to the center of our economics and politics.With the warmth and lucidity that have made him one of our most important...
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The Easy Vegan Cookbook: Make

Kathy Hester - Page Street Publishing
Format: Print book

Quick and Tasty Plant-Based Recipes That the Whole Family Will Enjoy Bestselling author Kathy Hester hits the bulls-eye with a brand new cookbook to solve a big vegan dilemma: how to make vegan food that is fast, easy and lip-smackingly delicious. The Easy Vegan Cookbook, packed with 80 recipes,...
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When We Rise: Coming of Age in San Francisco, AIDS, and My Life in the Movement

Cleve Jones - Hachette Books
Format: Print book

The partial inspiration for the forthcoming ABC television mini-series from Academy Award-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black, executive producer Gus Van Sant, and starring Guy Pearce, Mary-Louise Parker, Carrie Preston, and Rachel Griffiths. "You could read Cleve Jones's book...
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The Stranger Beside Me

ANN RULE - Gallery Books
Format: Paperback

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Ann Rule, "America's best true-crime writer" (Kirkus Reviews) , her unforgettable classic account of the horrifying murders in the Pacific Northwest and her shock when she discovered her friend - Ted Bundy - was not only a suspect...
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From Cold War to Hot Peace: An American Ambassador in Putin's Russia

MICHAEL MCFAUL - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Format: Hardcover

From one of America's leading scholars of Russia who served as U.S. ambassador to Russia during the Obama administration, a revelatory, inside account of U.S.-Russia relations from 1989 to the presentIn 2008, when Michael McFaul was asked to leave his perch at Stanford and join an unlikely...
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The Darker the Night, the Brighter the Stars: A Neuropsychologist's Odyssey Through Consciousness

Paul Broks - Crown
Format: eBook

When celebrated neuropsychologist Paul Broks's wife died of cancer, it sparked a journey of grief and reflection that traced a lifelong attempt to understand how the brain gives rise to the soul. The result of that journey is a gorgeous, evocative meditation on fate, death, consciousness,...
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Death in Mud Lick: A Coal Country Fight against the Drug Companies That Delivered the Opioid Epidemic

Eric Eyre - Scribner
Format: Hardcover

From a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter from the smallest newspaper ever to win the prize in the investigative reporting category, an urgent, riveting, and heartbreaking investigation into the corporate greed that pumped millions of pain pills into small Appalachian towns, decimating communities.Death...
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Masters of Empire: Great Lakes Indians and the Making of America

Michael A McDonnell - Hill and Wang
Format: Print book

A radical reinterpretation of early American history from a native point of viewIn Masters of Empire, the historian Michael A. McDonnell reveals the vital role played by the native peoples of the Great Lakes in the history of North America. Though less well known than the Iroquois or Sioux,...
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Reading the Leaves: An Intuitive Guide to the Ancient Art and Modern Magic of Tea Leaf Divination

Sandra Mariah Wright - TarcherPerigee
Format: Paperback

An illustrated guide to tapping into your intuition through the simple act of sitting down to a cup of tea.Whether youre wondering about career, finances, love, or health, Salem witches Sandra Mariah Wright and Leanne Marrama are here to help build your intuitive skills and transform your...
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Upstream: The Quest to Stop Problems Before They Happen

Heath, Dan - SIMON & SCHUSTER

New York Times bestselling author Dan Heath examines how to prevent problems before they happen, drawing on insights from his innovative behavior research, as well as hundreds of new interviews with unconventional problem solvers. Most of us spend our days handling a deluge of pressing...
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The Girl Behind the Door: A Father's Quest to Understand His Daughter's Suicide

John Brooks - Scribner, 2016.
Format: Print book

An award-winning, candid, and compelling story of an adoptive father's search for the truth about his teenage daughter's suicide: "Rarely have the subjects of suicide, adoption, adolescence, and parenting been explored so openly and honestly" (John Bateson, Former Executive Director,...
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The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World

Melinda Gates - Flatiron Books
Format: Hardcover

"The Moment of Lift is an urgent call to courage. It changed how I think about myself, my family, my work, and what's possible in the world. Melinda weaves together vulnerable, brave storytelling and compelling data to make this one of those rare books that you carry...
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Morningstar: Growing Up With Books

ANN HOOD - W. W. Norton & Company
Format: Hardcover

A memoir about the magic and inspiration of books from a beloved and best-selling author.In her admired works of fiction, including the recent The Book That Matters Most, Ann Hood explores the transformative power of literature. Now, with warmth and honesty, Hood reveals the personal story...
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Writer, Sailor, Soldier, Spy: Ernest Hemingway's Secret Adventures, 1935-1961

Nicholas Reynolds - William Morrow
Format: Hardcover

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * A "riveting"* international cloak-and-dagger epic, here is the stunning untold story of Ernest Hemingway's dangerous secret life -- including his role as a Soviet agent code-named "Argo" -- that fueled his art and his undoing.In 2010, while...
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Dinner: Changing the Game

Melissa Clark - Clarkson Potter
Format: eBook

More than 200 all-new, never-before-published recipes for dishes that are "familiar but fresh, approachable but exciting." (Yotam Ottolenghi) Each recipe in Dinner is meant to be dinner - one fantastic dish that is so satisfying and flavor-forward it can stand alone - or be paired...
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Daily Rituals: Women at Work

Mason Currey - Knopf
Format: Hardcover

More of Mason Currey's irresistible Daily Rituals, this time exploring the daily obstacles and rituals of women who are artists--painters, composers, sculptors, scientists, filmmakers, and performers. We see how these brilliant minds get to work, the choices they have to make: rebuffing...
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Redeeming the Great Emancipator

Allen C Guelzo - Harvard University Press
Format: Print book

The larger-than-life image Abraham Lincoln projects across the screen of American history owes much to his role as the Great Emancipator during the Civil War. Yet this noble aspect of Lincoln's identity is precisely the dimension that some historians have cast into doubt. In a vigorous...
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Not a Day Care: The Devastating Consequences of Abandoning Truth

Everett Piper - Regnery Faith
Format: Hardcover

What has happened to the American spirit? We've gone from "Give me liberty, or give me death!" to "Take care of me, please." Our colleges were once bastions of free speech; now they're bastions of speech codes. Our culture once rewarded independence; now it rewards...
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Reckless: Henry Kissinger's Responsibility for the Tragedy in Vietnam

ROBERT K BRIGHAM - PublicAffairs
Format: Hardcover

This disturbing new account of Henry Kissinger's Vietnam years shows a blundering, self-serving man who led America to tragedy and Vietnam to waste in an unnecessarily dragged-out, ill-conceived war. The American war in Vietnam was concluded in 1973 under the terms of a truce that were...
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Blood Brothers: The Story of the Strange Friendship between Sitting Bull and Buffalo Bill

Deanne Stillman - Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

The little known story of the unlikely friendship of two famous figures of the American West - Buffalo Bill Cody and Sitting Bull - told through their time in Cody's Wild West show in the 1880s.It was in Brooklyn, New York, in 1883 that William F. Cody - known across the land as Buffalo...
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Bobby Flay Fit: 200 Recipes for a Healthy Lifestyle

Bobby Flay - Clarkson Potter
Format: Hardcover

Cook, eat, and be fit with 200 recipes from Bobby Flay, whose approach to healthy eating is all about flavor - not eliminating anything from your diet. With a profession that has him constantly developing and tasting new recipes, chef Bobby Flay does not eschew any foods: bread, bacon,...
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Essential Yellowstone: A Landscape of Memory and Wonder

Michael Yochim - Riverbend Publishing
Format: Paperback

Few people have experienced Yellowstone National Park as thoroughly as Michael Yochim, a former Yellowstone ranger and guide. From visits to the park as a young boy to a career with the National Park Service, Yochim savored Yellowstone in all seasons and hiked and skied to its wildest reaches....
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Atticus Finch: The Biography

Joseph Crespino - Basic Books
Format: Hardcover

Who was the real Atticus Finch?The publication of Go Set a Watchman in 2015 forever changed how we think about Atticus Finch. Once seen as a paragon of decency, he was reduced to a small-town racist. How are we to understand this transformation?In Atticus Finch, historian...
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Around the Table: Recipes and Inspiration for Gatherings Throughout the Year

Martina McBride - William Morrow Cookbooks; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The widely acclaimed country music megastar Martina McBride invites fans into her home, her kitchen, and her family's traditions in this, her first-ever book - a beautiful full-color illustrated collection of culinary celebrations, complete with cherished recipes and menus for cooking...
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Inside the Investments of Warren Buffett: Twenty Cases

Yefei Lu - Columbia University Press
Format: Print book

Since the 1950s, Warren Buffett and his partners have backed some of the twentieth century's most profitable, trendsetting companies. But how did they know they were making the right investments? What did Buffet and his partners look for in an up-and-coming company, and how can others replicate...
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Lightfoot

NICHOLAS JENNINGS - Viking
Format: Hardcover

The definitive biography of Canada's most beloved singer-songwriter, a legendary musician who helped define the folk-pop era.From the tender ballad of "Beautiful" to the historical lament of "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" to the plaintive political plea of "Black...
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The Language of Dogs

Justin Silver - Gallery Books
Format: Hardcover

The canine expert and star of the hit TV show Dogs in the City shares his cutting-edge methods for training and caring for happy, healthy dogs in the city.Do you have a doggy dilemma? Struggling with canine claustrophobia? Are you trying to give Fido the best care and attention, but your...
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A Forgotten Hero: Folke Bernadotte, the Swedish Humanitarian Who Rescued 30,000 People from the Nazis

Shelley Emling - ECW Press
Format: Hardcover

The true story of Folke Bernadotte's heroic rescue of 30,000 prisoners during WWII In one of the most amazing rescues of WWII, the Swedish head of the Red Cross rescued more than 30,000 people from concentration camps in the last three months of the war. Folke Bernadotte did so by negotiating...
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The Edge: The War against Cheating and Corruption in the Cutthroat World of Elite Sports

Roger A Pielke Jr. - Roaring Forties Press
Format: Print book

Roger Pielke reveals how sports stars break the rules in their search for a competitive edge.Both entertaining and thought-provoking, THE EDGE not only visits the battlefields in the war against cheating and corruption, but also explores ways to ensure that "the spirit of sport"...
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The Ultimate One-Pan Oven Cookbook: Complete Meals Using Just Your Sheet Pan, Dutch Oven, Roasting Pan and More

JULIA KONOVALOVA - Page Street Publishing
Format: Paperback

Amazing Flavor, Complete Meals, One Pan!Sit back and let the oven do the work for you with this exciting collection of delicious, convenient meals. Just pop all the ingredients on a pan, slide it in the oven, and you've got dinner in no time! Plus, the counters stay clean and the sink...
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Journeys out of Homelessness: The Voices of Lived Experience

Jamie Rife - Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Format: Hardcover

How do individuals move from being homeless to finding safe, stable, and secure places to live? Can we recreate the conditions that helped them most? What policies are needed to support what worked -- and to remove common obstacles? Addressing these questions, Jamie Rife and Donald Burnes...
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Sarabeth's Good Morning Cookbook: Breakfast, Brunch, and Baking

Sarabeth Levine - Rizzoli International Publications
Format: Hardcover

Legendary New York City baker and restaurateur Sarabeth Levine shares her most beloved breakfast and brunch recipes. The only thing better than brunch at one of Sarabeth's restaurants is brunch in her home. In this must-have collection of more than 130 classic morning recipes, Sarabeth...
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The Second Chance Club: Hardship and Hope After Prison

Jason Hardy - Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

A former parole officer shines a bright light on a huge yet hidden part of our justice system through the intertwining stories of seven parolees striving to survive the chaos that awaits them after prison in this illuminating and dramatic book. Prompted by a dead-end retail job and a vague...
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toughLove: Eighteen Top Experts Share Proven Strategies for Raising Confident, Kind, Resilient Kids

Lisa Stiepock - Simon & Schuster
Format: Kindle Edition

From toughLOVE, a unique online community: balanced, practical advice for parents of school-age children from child psychology experts on how to handle everything from picky eating to media consumption to the homework wars.The challenges of parenting evolve as the world becomes more complex....
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Billion Dollar Brand Club: How Dollar Shave Club, Warby Parker, and Other Disruptors Are Remaking What We Buy

Lawrence Ingrassia - Henry Holt and Co.
Format: Hardcover

A leading business journalist takes us inside a business revolution: the upstart brands taking on the empires that long dominated the trillion-dollar consumer economy.Dollar Shave Club and its hilarious marketing. Casper mattresses popping out of a box. Third Love's lingerie designed...
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Manderley Forever

Tatiana De Rosnay - St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

The nonfiction debut from beloved international sensation and #1 New York Times bestselling author Tatiana de Rosnay: her bestselling biography of novelist Daphne du Maurier."It's impressive how Tatiana was able to recreate the personality of my mother, including her sense of humor....
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How To Be Right: The Art of Being Persuasively Correct

Greg Gutfeld - Crown Forum
Format: Hardcover

The Fox News star outlines his rules and tricks for winning any argument against a liberal by using patience, research, humor, and creative thinking. Revealing the strategies that have helped him keep a steady job for almost three decades. Gutfield gives readers the tools they'll need...
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Out of Our Minds: What We Think and How We Came to Think It

Felipe Fern√°ndez-Armesto - University of California Press
Format: Hardcover

To imagine - to see what is not there - is the startling ability that has fueled human development and innovation through the centuries. As a species we stand alone in our remarkable capacity to refashion the world after the picture in our minds. Traversing the realms of science, politics,...
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Trainable cat : a practical guide to making life happier for you and your cat

John Bradshaw - Basic Books
Format: Print book

Dog owners know that dogs can be trained, but the idea of training rarely crosses cat owners' minds. But as bestselling anthrozoologist John Bradshaw and cat expert Sarah Ellis show, not only can cats be trained, but they absolutely should be to ensure a happy and healthy relationship between...
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Standing Our Ground: The Triumph of Faith Over Gun Violence: A Mother's Story

LUCIA KAY MCBATH - Atria / 37 INK
Format: Hardcover

From the national spokesperson for Everytown for Gun Safety and leading gun violence prevention advocate comes the riveting memoir of a mother's loss and call to action, as well as a faith-based exploration of how the nation's gun laws put a deadly target on American lives.Lucia Kay McBath...
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Jennifer's Way: My Journey with Celiac Disease--What Doctors Don’t Tell You and How You Can Learn to Live Again

Jennifer Esposito - Da Capo Lifelong Books; First Edition first Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

The National Foundation for Celiac Awareness estimates that as many as one in Americans has celiac disease. Unfortunately, percent of people who have this terrible disease are undiagnosed or misdiagnosedsuffering through years of pain and misunderstanding. Award-winning actress Jennifer...
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Get the Behavior You Want... Without Being the Parent You Hate!: Dr. G's Guide to Effective Parenting

Deborah Gilboa MD - Demos Health; 1 edition
Format: Book

"Get the Behavior You Want... Without Being the Parent You Hate! is a roadmap of quick, concrete strategies to help parents use everyday opportunities to create respectful, responsible, and resilient children between the ages of 18 months and 12 yearswithout screaming or nagging. With...
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Blockchain Data Analytics For Dummies

Michael G. Solomon - For Dummies
Format: Paperback

Blockchain came to prominence as the disruptive technology that made cryptocurrencies work. Now, data pros are using blockchain technology for faster real-time analysis, better data security, and more accurate predictions. Blockchain Data Analytics For Dummies is your quick-start guide...
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Berenice Abbott: A Life in Photography

JULIA VAN HAAFTEN - W. W. Norton & Company
Format: Hardcover

The comprehensive biography of the iconic twentieth-century American photographer Berenice Abbott, a trailblazing documentary modernist, author, and inventor.Berenice Abbott is to American photography as Georgia O'Keeffe is to painting or Willa Cather to letters. She was a photographer...
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I Think You're Wrong

Sarah Stewart Holland - Thomas Nelson
Format: Hardcover

Two friends on opposite sides of the aisle provide a practical guide to grace-filled political conversation while challenging readers to put relationship before policy and understanding before argument.More than ever, politics seems driven by conflict and anger. People sitting together...
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Start Your Own Etsy Business: Handmade Goods, Crafts, Jewelry, and More

Jason Rich - Entrepreneur Press
Format: Paperback

Whether someone is looking to sell their items on Etsy as a hobby in order to generate extra cash, wants to create a part-time money-making business venture, or has aspirations of transforming an online shop into a full-time career, this book is chock full of timely, accurate, and proven...
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A Bite-Sized History of France: Gastronomic Tales of Revolution, War, and Enlightenment

STEPHANE HENAUT - The New Press
Format: Hardcover

"A genial journey through history that will leave readers both satiated and ravenous." - Kirkus Reviews"Savor this book in bite-sized morsels, the better to enjoy every bit." - Dorie Greenspan, "On Dessert" columnist for The New York Times Magazine, New York...
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Bachelor Nation: Inside the World of America's Favorite Guilty Pleasure

AMY KAUFMAN - Dutton
Format: Hardcover

The first definitive, unauthorized, behind-the-scenes cultural history of the Bachelor franchise, America's favorite guilty pleasureFor fifteen years and thirty-five seasons, the Bachelor franchise has been a mainstay in American TV viewers' lives. Since it premiered in 2002, the show's...
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The Scar: A Personal History of Depression and Recovery

Mary Cregan - W. W. Norton & Company
Format: Hardcover

A fearless, candid memoir interweaving the author's descent into depression with a medical and cultural history of this illness.At the age of twenty-seven, married, living in New York, and working in book design, Mary Cregan gives birth to her first child, a daughter she names Anna. But it's...
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Securities Industry Essentials Exam For Dummies with Online Practice

Steven M. Rice - For Dummies
Format: Paperback

Get ready to qualify for the security industry job of your dreams The Securities Industry Essentials (SIE) Exam is a new test administered by FINRA beginning in October 2018. This exam is required as a prerequisite to each series level knowledge exam (such as Series 7) . If you're...
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The Heavens Might Crack: The Death and Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

Jason Sokol - Basic Books
Format: Hardcover

A vivid portrait of how Americans grappled with King's death and legacy in the days, weeks, and months after his assassinationOn April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was fatally shot as he stood on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. At the time of his murder, King was a polarizing...
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