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Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom

DAVID W BLIGHT · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 896
Format: Hardcover

The definitive, dramatic biography of the most important African-American of the nineteenth century: Frederick Douglass, the escaped slave who became the greatest orator of his day and one of the leading abolitionists and writers of the era.

As a young man Frederick Douglass (1818-1895)...
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Monsieur Mediocre: One American Learns the High Art of Being Everyday French

John von Sothen · Viking
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A hilarious, candid account of what life in France is actually like, from a writer for Vanity Fair and GQ

Americans love to love Paris. We buy books about how the French parent, why French women don't get fat, and how to be Parisian wherever you are. While our work...
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American Wolf: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West

Nate Blakeslee · Crown
Pages: 300
Format: Hardcover

The enthralling story of the rise and reign of O-Six, the celebrated Yellowstone wolf, and the people who loved or feared her

Before men ruled the earth, there were wolves. Once abundant in North America, these majestic creatures were hunted to near extinction in the lower 48 states...
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Divorce Without Court: A Guide to Mediation and Collaborative Divorce

Angelica J Maier · NOLO
Pages: 74
Format: Paperback

Learn how to end a marriage fairly and inexpensively. This book guides you through a negotiated divorce, using mediation or an increasingly popular approach called collaborative divorce. Encouraging and straightforward, Divorce Without Court explains:
how divorce mediation works...
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McGraw-Hill Education MCAT 2 Full-length Practice Tests 2015, Cross-Platform Edition

George Hademenos · McGraw-Hill Education; 1 edition
Format: Book

Totally geared to the brand-new test scheduled to be introduced in , this volume in McGraw-Hill Educations four-book MCAT test-prep series offers two full-length practice MCAT exams in the new test format. Students get more than MCAT-style questions for practice, with detailed answer...
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The Handbook of Palmistry

Rosa Baughan · Plexus Publishing
Format: Hardcover

Astrology and palmistry make people vivid and full of possibilities. Everybody has a birthday and almost everyone has a palm. Kurt Vonnegut The futures not written in the stars, but etched in the palm of your hand, as Victorian mystic Rosa Baughan discovered to her endless fascination....
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A Fractured Life

Shabnam Samuel · Green Place Books
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

Abandoned by her parents as a three-year-old, and ultimately leaving her home country India for a new life in America as a young mother of a three-year-old son, this is not only an immigrant's story, but a poignant and powerful memoir that is at first, one of sadness and continuing...
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International Business Basics: Learn What You Need in 2 Hours

Marc A. Price · Nova Vista; 1 edition
Format: Book

Importing, exporting, buying or selling parts and services‚ businesses of all kinds, including start-ups and small businesses, are becoming more active outside their home countries--often by necessity.If you want to take your business global, you must do your homework, get advice, make...
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This Will Only Hurt a Little

Busy Philipps · Touchstone
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A memoir by the beloved comedic actress known for her roles on Freaks and Geeks, Dawson's Creek, and Cougar Town who has become "the breakout star on Instagram stories...imagine I Love Lucy mixed with a modern lifestyle guru" (The New Yorker)...
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Counting Down to Kindergarten: A Complete Guide to Creating a School Readiness Program for Your Community

R. Lynn Baker · American Library Association
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

The public library is in the perfect position as a community resource to help bridge the gap between preschool and kindergarten; however, starting from scratch can feel daunting. In this guide, Baker combines her background in early childhood education with her experience as a youth services...
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