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Extraordinary Dogs: Stories from Search and Rescue Dogs, Comfort Dogs, and Other Canine Heroes

Liz Stavrinides · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A beautiful photo book showcasing more than 50 heroic dogs "in uniform" and their stories, from photographer Liz Stavrinides and author John Schlimm. Extraordinary Dogs portrays more than fifty working dogs, along with the police officers, firefighters, veterans, and other trained...
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Passing: A Memoir of Love and Death

Michael Korda · Liveright
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

In the tradition of The Year of Magical Thinking comes a legendary editor's unflinching love song about his radiant wife, Margaret, and her battle with cancer.It was a warm April in Pleasant Valley when Margaret Korda, normally a fearless horsewoman, dropped her horsewhip while she was riding....
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More from Less: The Surprising Story of How We Learned to Prosper Using Fewer Resources―and What Happens Next

McAfee, Andrew · Scribner
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

From the coauthor of the New York Times bestseller The Second Machine Age, a compelling argument - masterfully researched and brilliantly articulated - that we have at last learned how to increase human prosperity while treading more lightly on our planet. Throughout history, the only way for humanity...
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One Day: The Extraordinary Story of an Ordinary 24 Hours in America

Weingarten, Gene · Blue Rider Press
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

On New Year's Day 2013, two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Gene Weingarten asked three strangers to, literally, pluck a day, month, and year from a hat. That day - chosen completely at random - turned out to be Sunday, December 28, 1986, by any conventional measure a most ordinary day....
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Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators

Ronan Farrow · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

In a dramatic account of violence and espionage, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter Ronan Farrow exposes serial abusers and a cabal of powerful interests hell-bent on covering up the truth, at any cost.In 2017, a routine network television investigation led Ronan Farrow to a story...
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The Rise of Wolf 8: Witnessing the Triumph of Yellowstone's Underdog

McIntyre, Rick · Greystone Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

The astonishing true story of one of the first wolves to roam Yellowstone in more than 60 years.Book One in The Alpha Wolves of Yellowstone: A Trilogy[Rick McIntyre] is first and foremost a storyteller whose encyclopedic knowledge of Yellowstone's wolf reintroduction project is unparalleled."...
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Mary Magdalene Revealed: The First Apostle, Her Feminist Gospel & the Christianity We Haven't Tried Yet

Watterson, Meggan
Format: Hardcover

The Gospel of Mary Magdalene reveals a very different love story from the one we've come to refer to as Christianity. Harvard-trained theologian Meggan Watterson leads us verse by verse through Mary's gospel to illuminate the powerful teachings it contains.A gospel, as ancient and authentic...
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Broke: Hardship and Resilience in a City of Broken Promises

Jodie Adams Kirshner · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

"[An] eye-opening and sometimes heartbreaking narrative...A significant work of social sciences and urban studies." -- Kirkus, Starred Review "What Broke really tells us is how systems of government, law and finance can crush even the hardiest of boot-strap pullers."...
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Life isn't everything: Mike Nichols, as remembered by 150 of his closest friends.

Ash Carter · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

An up close and personal portrait of a legendary filmmaker, theater director, and comedian, drawing on candid conversations with his closest friends in show business and the arts -- from Dustin Hoffman and Meryl Streep to Natalie Portman and Lorne Michaels. The work of Mike Nichols pervades...
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All Hell Breaking Loose: The Pentagon's Perspective on Climate Change

Michael T. Klare · Metropolitan Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

All Hell Breaking Loose is an eye-opening examination of climate change from the perspective of the U.S. military.The Pentagon, unsentimental and politically conservative, might not seem likely to be worried about climate change -- still linked, for many people, with polar bears and coral...
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