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The Lovers: Afghanistan's Romeo and Juliet, the True Story of How They Defied Their Families and Escaped an Honor Killing

Rod Nordland · Ecco
Pages: 362
Format: Print book

A riveting, real-life equivalent of The Kite Runner - an astonishingly powerful and profoundly moving story of a young couple willing to risk everything for love that puts a human face on the ongoing debate about women's rights in the Muslim world.Zakia and Ali were from different tribes,...
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American Covenant: A History of Civil Religion from the Puritans to the Present

Philip Gorski · Princeton University Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Was the United States founded as a Christian nation or a secular democracy? Neither, argues Philip Gorski in American Covenant. What the founders actually envisioned was a prophetic republic that would weave together the ethical vision of the Hebrew prophets and the Western political heritage...
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The Little Book of Big Change: The No-Willpower Approach to Breaking Any Habit

Amy Johnson · New Harbinger Pub
Pages: 200
Format: Print book

Little changes can make a big, big difference! In The Little Book of Big Change, psychologist Amy Johnson shows you how to rewire your brain and overcome your bad habits - once and for all. No matter what your bad habit is, you have the power to change it. Drawing on a powerful combination...
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A Fearless Heart: How the Courage to Be Compassionate Can Transform Our Lives

Thupten Ph D Jinpa · Avery
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

The highly acclaimed thought leader and English translator of the Dalai Lama shows us how compassion works as a powerful inner resource that can yield surprising and compelling benefits - not just for others, but for ourselves. The Buddhist practice of mindfulness first caught on in the West...
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Truth about Muhammad: The Founder of the World's Most Intolerant Religion

Robert Spencer · Regnery Publishing
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Muhammad: a frank look at his influential (and violent) life and teachingsIn The Truth about Muhammad, New York Times bestselling author and Islam expert Robert Spencer offers an honest and telling portrait of the founder of Islam-perhaps the first such portrait in half a century-unbounded...
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The Art of Vinyasa: Awakening Body and Mind through the Practice of Ashtanga Yoga

Richard Freeman · Shambhala
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

A radical presentation of the most rigorous form of contemporary yoga as meditation in motion.The Art of Vinyasa takes a unique look at Ashtanga yoga as meditation in motion that produces profound inner change. Two of the most well-respected teachers of the Ashtanga style of yoga, Richard...
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Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places

Colin Dickey · Viking
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

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Hauntings of the Underground Railroad: Ghosts of the Midwest

JANE SIMON AMMESON · Quarry Books
Pages: 210
Format: Paperback

Before the Civil War, a network of secret routes and safe houses crisscrossed the Midwest to help African Americans travel north to escape slavery. Although many slaves were able to escape to the safety of Canada, others met untimely deaths on the treacherous journey -- and some of these...
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A Sensible Arrangement

Tracie Peterson · Bethany House Publishers
Format: Kindle Edition

Marty Dandridge Olson is ready to leave behind the pain of the past.Answering an advertisement for a Lone Star bride, she leaves her Texas ranch and heads to Denver to marry a man she doesnt know. Jake Wythe is the man waiting for her.Burned by love, he marries now simply to satisfy the board...
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Horror in the Heartland: Strange and Gothic Tales from the Midwest

Keven McQueen · Quarry Books
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Brace yourself for a journey into a creepy, dark side of the American Midwest you thought you knew -- a side teeming with real-life surrealism and historical horror-comedy. From tales of the booming grave-robbing industry of late 19th-century Indiana to the story of a Michigan physician...
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Infiltration: How Muslim Spies and Subversives have Penetrated Washington

Paul E Sperry · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

As Americans continue to worship at the altar of cultural diversity and endorse religious tolerance for tolerance sake, Muslims masquerading as "moderates" have insinuated themselves into the very fabric of American society, taking advantage of our blind trust and gaining footholds...
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Just Breathe

Annette Rivlin-Gutman · Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 28
Format: Print book

Mom's Choice Gold Winner, Family Choice Award, San Francisco Book Festival Honorable Mention, National Indie Excellence Book Award Finalist, 5 Star Review by Reader's Favorite, Reader's Favorite Silver Medal Award, B.R.A.G. Medallion Just Breathe is for any child who feels...
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Jesus Among Secular Gods: The Countercultural Claims of Christ

Ravi Zacharias · Faithwords
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Ravi Zacharias and Vince Vitale defend the absolute claims of Christ against modern belief in the "secular gods" of atheism, scientism, relativism, and more. The rise of these secular gods presents the most serious challenge to the absolute claims of Christ since the founding...
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