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There Is No Good Card for This: What To Say and Do When Life Is Scary, Awful, and Unfair to People You Love

Emily Mcdowell · HarperOne
Pages: 260
Format: Print book

The creator of the viral hit "Empathy Cards" teams up with a compassion expert to produce a visually stunning and groundbreaking illustrated guide to help you increase your emotional intelligence and learn how to offer comfort and support when someone you know is in pain.When...
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Roots to the Earth: Poems and a Story

Wendell Berry · Counterpoint
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

In 1995, Wendell Berry's Roots to the Earth was published in portfolio form by West Meadow Press. The wood etchings of celebrated artist and wood engraver, Wesley Bates, were printed from the original wood blocks on handmade Japanese paper.In 2014, this work was reprinted along with...
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Strangers in a Strange Land: Living the Catholic Faith in a Post-Christian World

Charles J Chaput · Henry Holt
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

A vivid critique of American life today and a guide to how Christians -- and particularly Catholics--can live their faith vigorously, and even with hope, in a post-Christian public square. From Charles J. Chaput, author of Living the Catholic Faith and Render unto Caesar comes Strangers...
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Words Without Music: A Memoir

Philip Glass · Liveright; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

The long-awaited memoir by "the most prolific and popular of all contemporary composers" (New York Times).A world-renowned composer of symphonies, operas, and film scores, Philip Glass has, almost single-handedly, crafted the dominant sound of late-twentieth-century classical...
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The Comedians: Drunks, Thieves, Scoundrels, and the History of American Comedy

Kliph Nesteroff · Grove Press
Pages: 425
Format: Print book

In The Comedians, comedy historian Kliph Nesteroff brings to life a century of American comedy with real-life characters, forgotten stars, mainstream heroes and counterculture iconoclasts. Based on over two hundred original interviews and extensive archival research, Nesteroff's groundbreaking...
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Avery: The Case Against Steven Avery and What "Making a Murderer" Gets Wrong

Ken Kratz · Benbella Books
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

It's time to set the record straight about Steven Avery. The full record - including evidence never before revealed - makes his guilt clear.The Netflix series Making a Murderer quickly became a huge hit, with over 19 million viewers in the U.S. in the first 35 days. The series left...
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Miracles: What They Are, Why They Happen, and How They Can Change Your Life

Eric Metaxas · Dutton
Format: Hardcover

An inspiring and eye-opening exploration of the phenomenon of miracles from the New York Times #1 bestselling author of Bonhoeffer. What are miracles, and why do so many people believe in them? What do they tell us about ourselves? And what do we do with experiences that we cannot explain?...
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The Pursuit of Power: Europe 1815-1914

Richard J Evans · Viking
Pages: 928
Format: Print book

From the bestselling author of The Third Reich at War, a masterly account of Europe in the age of its global hegemony; the latest volume in the Penguin History of Europe series Richard J. Evans, bestselling historian of Nazi Germany, returns with a monumental new addition to the acclaimed...
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Blind Rage: A True Story of Sin, Sex, and Murder in a Small Arkansas Town

Anita Paddock · Pen-L Publishing
Pages: 180
Format: Paperback

A true story of sin, sex, and murder in a small Arkansas town. When Ruie Ann Park-a pillar of the Van Buren, Arkansas, community-was found beaten to death and lying in a pool of blood in her home, the police and local residents assumed the son was the murderer. But the years would uncover...
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Hi, Anxiety: Life With a Bad Case of Nerves

Kat Kinsman · Dey Street Books
Pages: 221
Format: Hardcover

Joining the ranks of such acclaimed accounts as Manic, Brain on Fire, and Monkey Mind, a deeply personal, funny, and sometimes painful look at anxiety and its impact from writer and commentator Kat Kinsman.Feeling anxious? Can't sleep because your brain won't stop recycling thoughts? Unable...
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Sinister Influences

Ron Elliott · Acclaim Press
Pages: 237
Format: Print book

The passion that is University of Kentucky basketball s Big Blue Nation is not a recent phenomenon. In fact, fans maniacal devotion to the Cats traces back to Coach Adolph Rupp s early days at UK in the 1930's. As Rupp grew into his job, his teams steadily grew more formidable until...
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Morel Hunting: How to Find, Preserve, Care for, and Prepare the Wild Mushrooms

John Maybrier · Stackpole Books; Reprint edition
Pages: 116
Format: Paperback

Identifying the most popular wild mushroom and distinguishing them from false morels Color photos and full descriptions of the 5 morel types--black morels, half-cap, and gray, yellow, and big-foot--for easy identification When and where to hunt to find the most morels in season Hunting...
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Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs

Michael T Osterholm · Little
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

A world-leading epidemiologist shares his stories from the front lines of our war on infectious diseases and explains how to prepare for epidemics that can challenge world order.Every new development--from exploding human and animal populations to trade and travel--intensifies our susceptibility...
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Coventry: November 14, 1940

Frederick Taylor · Bloomsbury, 2015.
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

The German Luftwaffe's air raid on Coventry, England on the night of November 14, 1940 represented a new kind of air warfare. Aimed primarily at obliterating all aspects of city life, it was systematic, thorough, unconnected to any immediate military goal, and indifferent to civilian...
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