by Gaiman, Neil 293.13 GAIMAN

Norse Mythology

Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he presents his fashioning of the primeval Norse myths into a novel, which begins with the genesis of the legendary nine worlds, delves into the exploits of the deities, dwarves, and giants, and culminates in …

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by Stevenson, Bryan B-STEVENSON STEVENS

Just Mercy : a Story of Justice and Redemption

The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama recounts his experiences as a lawyer working to assist those desperately in need, reflecting on his pursuit of the ideal of compassion in American justice.…

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by Knight, Philip H., B-KNIGHT KNIGHT

Shoe Dog : a Memoir by the Creator of Nike

"In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company's early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world's most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands. In 1962, fresh out of business school, Phil Knight borro…

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by Preston, Douglas J. 972.85 PRESTON

The Lost City of the Monkey God : a True Story

Recounts how the author and a team of scientists discovered a legendary sacred city, the Lost City of the Monkey God, hidden deep in the Honduran jungle.…

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by Cranston, Bryan, B-CRANSTON CRANSTO

A Life in Parts

"Bryan Cranston landed his first role at seven, when his father cast him in a United Way commercial. Acting was clearly the boy's destiny, until one day his father disappeared. Destiny suddenly took a backseat to survival. Now, in his riveting memoir, Cranston maps his zigzag journey from abandoned son to beloved star …

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by Vance, J. D. B-VANCE VANCE

Hillbilly Elegy : a Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis

Shares the story of the author's family and upbringing, describing how they moved from poverty to an upwardly mobile clan that included the author, a Yale Law School graduate, while navigating the demands of middle class life and the collective demons of the past.…

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by Goff, Maria 248.84 GOFF

Love Lives Here : Finding What You Need in a World Telling You What You Want

"Love Lives Here is a collection of stories that include the ways Maria and her husband navigated family their way, without clear instructions or a road map. It's meant to inspire you to think about how to make life meaningful and how to create a space to grow while loving others."--Back cover.…

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by Irby, Samantha B IRBY IRBY

We Are Never Meeting in Real Life : Essays

With heartfelt candor and her usual side-splitting bite, humorist, essayist, and blogger at bitchesgottaeat.com Samantha Irby captures powerful emotional truths while chronicling the disaster that has been her life. An ill-fated pilgrimage and romantic vacation to Nashville to scatter her estranged father's ashes, awkw…

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by Hochschild, Arlie Russell, 320.5209 HOCHSCH

Strangers in Their Own Land : Anger and Mourning on the American Right

"In Strangers in Their Own Land, the renowned sociologist Arlie Hochschild embarks on a thought-provoking journey from her liberal hometown of Berkeley, California, deep into Louisiana bayou country--a stronghold of the conservative right. As she gets to know people who strongly oppose many of the ideas she famously ch…

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by Hart, Kevin, B HART HART

I Can't Make This Up : Life Lessons

Superstar, comedian and Hollywood box-office star Kevin Hart turns his immense talent to the written word by writing some words. Some of those words include, the, a, for, above, and even even. Put them together and listeners have the funniest, most heartfelt, and most inspirational memoir on survival, success, and the …

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by Hanna, Gabbie 811.6 HANNA

Adultolescence

"From Teen Choice Award-nominated comedian and vlogger Gabbie Hanna, known on YouTube as The Gabbie Show, an astounding debut poetry collection that captures the essence of what it means to come of age in today's world. Gabbie Hanna disarms the sacred and elevates the mundane in this exhilarating debut collection of il…

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by Factor, Eliza B FACTOR FACTOR

Strange Beauty : a Portrait of My Son

"A unique and hopeful story of how one woman and her family were transformed by her child's multiple disabilities and inability to talk and how she, in turn, transformed a community. This intimate, no-holds barredmemoir shares one family's experiences with a child who is both autistic and physically disabled. It is a s…

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by Frankopan, Peter 909 FRANKOP

The Silk Roads : a New History of the World

"Our world was made on and by the Silk Roads. For millennia it was here that East and West encountered each other through trade and conquest, leading to the spread of ideas and cultures, the birth of the world's great religions, the appetites for foreign goods that drove economies and the growth of nations. From the fi…

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by Ackerman, Jennifer, 598 ACKERMA

The Genius of Birds

"Birds are astonishingly intelligent creatures. In fact, according to revolutionary new research, some birds rival primates and even humans in their remarkable forms of intelligence. Like humans, many birds have enormous brains relative to their size. Although small, bird brains are packed with neurons that allow them …

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by Browder, Bill, B-BROWDER BROWDER

Red Notice : a True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man's Fight for Justi

"A real-life political thriller about an American financier in the Wild East of Russia, the murder of his principled young tax attorney, and his dangerous mission to expose the Kremlin's corruption"--Amazon.com.…

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by Grant, Adam M. 153.35 GRANT

Originals : How Non-conformists Move the World

The New York Times bestselling author of Give and Take examines how people can champion new ideas--and how leaders can encourage originality in their organizations. With Give and Take, Adam Grant not only introduced a landmark new paradigm for success but also established himself as one of his generation's most compell…

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by Andersen, Sarah 741.5973 ANDERSE

Herding Cats : a "sarah's Scribbles" Collection

(3z(BWith characteristic wit and charm, Sarah Andersens third collection of comics and illustrated personal essays offers a survival guide for frantic modern life: from the importance of avoiding morning people, to Internet troll defense 101, to the not-so-life-changing futility of tidying up. But when all else fails…

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by Clark, Dodie B CLARK CLARK

Secrets for the Mad : Obsessions, Confessions, and Life Lessons

"A collection of personal stories, lessons, song lyrics, and photos from the beloved British vlogger Dodie Clark, also known online as doddleoddle. When I feel like I'm going mad I write. A lot of my worst fears have come true; fears that felt so big I could barely hold them in my head. I was convinced that when they'd…

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by Leonard, Dion B LEONARD LEONARD

Finding Gobi : a Little Dog with a Very Big Heart

While racing through the Gobi Desert in China and Mongolia, the author, a seasoned ultramarathoner, encounters a stray dog who, keeping pace with him for nearly 80 miles, gives him a new perspective on life, causing him to fight to bring her home with him with the help of strangers and a viral outpouring of assistance …

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by Faludi, Susan B-FALUDI FALUDI

In the Darkroom

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and bestselling author of Backlash, comes In the Darkroom, an astonishing confrontation with the enigma of her father and the larger riddle of identity consuming our age. "In the summer of 2004 I set out to investigate someone I scarcely knew, my father. The project began with…

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by TerKeurst, Lysa 248.86 TERKEUS

Uninvited : Living Loved when You Feel Less Than, Left Out, and Lonely

New York Times bestselling author Lysa TerKeurst leans into the deeply personal topic of rejection and takes readers on a journey to explore its roots; the lies we believe as a result; and the truth about who God is, who we are, and what it looks like to live loved. --…

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by Desmond, Matthew 339.4609 DESMOND

Evicted : Poverty and Profit in the American City

"[The author] takes us into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee to tell the story of eight families on the edge. Arleen is a single mother trying to raise her two sons on the 20 dollars a month she has left after paying for their rundown apartment. Scott is a gentle nurse consumed by a heroin addiction. Lamar, a man…

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by Roach, Mary 355.0709 ROACH

Grunt : the Curious Science of Humans at War

"'Grunt' tackles the science behind some of a soldier's most challenging adversaries-- panic, exhaustion, heat, noise-- and introduces us to the scientists who seek to conquer them"--…

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by McCarten, Anthony, 941.084 MCCARTE

Darkest Hour : How Churchill Brought England Back from the Brink

Presents an account of the period immediately following Winston Churchill's ascendancy to Prime Minister and how he met the challenges of the Blitzkrieg.…

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Alchemy of Herbs : Transform Everyday Ingredients into Foods & Remedies That Hea

"Just as alchemists transform the ordinary into the extraordinary, with this book you can transform everyday herbs and spices into effective healing herbal remedies. Rosalee de la Foret, a clinical herbalist and education director at LearningHerbs.com, examines the history and modern-day use of 29 herbs, offering clini…

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by Lewis, Michael 612.8233 LEWIS

The Undoing Project : a Friendship That Changed Our Minds

Forty years ago, Israeli psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky wrote a series of breathtakingly original studies undoing our assumptions about the decision-making process. Their papers showed the ways in which the human mind erred, systematically, when forced to make judgments in uncertain situations. Their wo…

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by Gillain, Jonathan T. 613.66 GILLIAM

Sheep No More : the Art of Awareness and Attack Survival

"Weekly, there are major threats, mass killings, terrorist attacks, and even weather-related disasters--the list goes on. And this increasingly dangerous world includes more violent and deadly threats that are specifically targeting everyday civilians ... [Via this safety bible], ... you can make educated predictions u…

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by Vallejo, Virginia B ESCOBAR VALLEJO

Loving Pablo, Hating Escobar

Pablo Escobar was one of the most terrifying criminal minds of the last century. In the decade before his death in 1993, he reigned as the head of a multinational cocaine industry and brought the Colombian state to its knees, killing thousands of politicians, media personalities, police, and unarmed citizens.In the 198…

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by Jahren, Hope B-JAHREN JAHREN

Lab Girl

Jahren has built three laboratories in which she's studied trees, flowers, seeds, and soil. She tells about her childhood in rural Minnesota with an uncompromising mother and a father who encouraged hours of play in his classrooms labs; about how she found a sanctuary in science, and the disappointments, triumphs and …

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by Lawson, Jenny, B-LAWSON LAWSON

Furiously Happy :

"In Furiously Happy, #1 New York Times bestselling author Jenny Lawson explores her lifelong battle with mental illness. A hysterical, ridiculous book about crippling depression and anxiety? That sounds like a terrible idea. But terrible ideas are what Jenny does best. As Jenny says: "Some people might think that being…

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Rising Strong

"With her 2010 TED talk on the power of vulnerability (over 18 million views), her bestselling books on the transformative gifts of shame and vulnerability, and her inspiring call for wholehearted living, Brene Brown has changed the cultural conversation. Her work has been embraced by Oprah Winfrey and corporate leader…

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by Dawson, Shane, B-DAWSON DAWSON

It Gets Worse : a Collection of Essays

"New York Times bestselling author Shane Dawson returns with another highly entertaining and uproariously funny essay collection, chronicling a mix of real life moments both extraordinary and mortifying, yet always full of heart. Shane Dawson shared some of his best and worst experiences in I Hate Myselfie, the critica…

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by Baldwin, James, 323.1196 BALDWIN

I Am Not Your Negro : a Companion Edition to the Documentary Film Directed by Ra

Transcript of the documentary film, I am not your negro, by Raoul Peck composed of unpublished and published writings, interviews, and letters by James Baldwin on the subject of racism in America.…

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by Kresser, Chris 613.2833 KRESSER

The Paleo Cure : Eat Right for Your Genes, Body Type, and Personal Health Needs-

"As the Paleo movement sweeps the nation, millions have discovered the health benefits of following the lifestyle of our hunter-gatherer forebears. But what happens when we hit a wall and weight loss stalls, energy flags, illness sets in, or we're tired of restricted eating? In "The Paleo Cure," ""Chris Kresser uses th…

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by Bloom, Molly B BLOOM BLOOM

Molly's Game : the True Story of the 26-year-old Woman Behind the Most Exclusive

When Molly Bloom was a little girl growing up in a small Colorado town, she watched her brothers win medals, ace tests, and receive high praise from everyone they met. Molly wanted nothing more than to bask in that glow a little herself, so she pushed herself too--as a student, as an athlete. She was successful but fel…

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by Andersen, Sarah 741.5679 ANDERSE

Big Mushy Happy Lump : a "sarah's Scribbles" Collection

Containing illustrated personal essays on the author's real-life experiences with anxiety, career, relationships and other adulthood challenges, this collection of the hugely popular, world-famous Sarah's Scribbles comics are perfect for those of us who boast bookstore-ready bodies and Netflix-ready hair.…

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by Cranston, Bryan, B-CRANSTON CRANSTO

A Life in Parts

A memoir and meditation on creativity by the star of "Breaking Bad" chronicles his theatrical childhood and recommitment to acting in the aftermath of his father's disappearance, describing his early acting jobs and the performances that earned him Tony and Emmy Awards.…

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by Douglas, John E. 363.2595 DOUGLAS

Mindhunter : Inside the Fbi's Elite Serial Crime Unit

"During his twenty-five year career with the Investigative Support Unit, Special Agent John Douglas became a legendary figure in law enforcement, pursuing some of the most notorious and sadistic serial killers of our time: the man who hunted prostitutes for sport in the woods of Alaska, the Atlanta child murderer, and …

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by Rule, Ann B-BUNDY RULE

The Stranger Beside Me

The #1 "New York Times"-bestselling true crime writer tells the chilling tale of how she came to learn that Ted Bundy, her close friend and colleague at a Seattle crisis hotline, was in fact a savage serial killer.…

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by Levine, Joshua, 940.5421 LEVINE

Dunkirk : the History Behind the Major Motion Picture

The Battle of Dunkirk, in May/June 1940, is remembered as a stunning defeat, yet a major victory as well. The Nazis had beaten back the Allies and pushed them across France to the northern port of Dunkirk. In the ultimate race against time, more than 300,000 Allied soldiers were daringly evacuated across the Channel. T…

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by Burnett, Carol 791.4572 BURNETT

In Such Good Company : Eleven Years of Laughter, Mayhem, and Fun in the Sandbox

"Comedy legend Carol Burnett tells the hilarious behind-the-scenes story of her iconic weekly variety series, The Carol Burnett Show. Who but Carol Burnett herself has the timing, talent, and wit to pull back the curtain on the Emmy-Award winning show that made television history for eleven glorious seasons? In Such Go…

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by Wahls, Terry L. 641.5637 WAHLS

The Wahls Protocol Cooking for Life : the Revolutionary Modern Paleo Plan to Tre

"The cookbook companion to the groundbreaking The Wahls Protocol, featuring delicious, nutritionally dense recipes tailored to each level of the Wahls Paleo Diet. The Wahls Protocol has become a sensation, transforming the lives of people who suffer fromautoimmune disorders. Now, in her highly anticipated follow-up, Dr…

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by Tutu, Desmond 179.9 TUTU

The Book of Forgiving : the Fourfold Path for Healing Ourselves and Our World

"Nobel laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu has witnessed some of the worst crimes people can inflict on others. So wherever he goes, he inevitably gets asked this question. This book is his answer. Writing with his daughter, Mpho, an Anglican priest, they lay out the simple but profound truths about the significance of fo…

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by Laurence, Meredith 641.77 LAURENC

Air Fry Everything!

Fry With Air is the ultimate cookbook that will take your air fryer to the next level, creating quick food and meals that burst with flavor and color without the added calories and fat. Recipes include Cherry Chipotle Chicken Wings, Asian Glazed Meatballs, including Korean BBQ Pork, Parmesan Chicken Fingers, Fish and "…

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by Preston, Douglas J. 972.85 PRESTON

The Lost City of the Monkey God : a True Story

"#1 New York Times bestselling author Douglas Preston takes readers on an adventure deep into the Honduran jungle in this riveting, danger-filled true story about the discovery of an ancient lost civilization"--…

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by Chapman, Gary D., 646.78 CHAPMAN

The 5 Love Languages : the Secret to Love That Lasts

Dr. Chapman explains how people communicate love in different ways, and shares the wonderful things that happen when men and women learn to speak each other's language.…

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by Sin, R. H. 811.6 SIN

Whiskey Words & a Shovel. Iii

Bestselling poet R.H. Sin completes the trilogy with Whiskey Words & a Shovel III! His raw voice delivers gritty, impassioned truths on matters of loving, living, and leaving in this final book in the series. r.h. Sin's final volume in the Whiskey, Words, and a Shovel series expands on the passion and vigor of his firs…

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by Schumer, Amy B-SCHUMER SCHUMER

The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo

Amy Schumer, Emmy Award-winning comedian, actress, writer, and star, mines her past for stories about her teenage years, her family, relationship, and sex, and shares the experiences that have shaped who she is--a woman with the courage to bare her soul and stand up for what she believes in, all while making us laugh. …

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by Goff, Bob. 248.4 GOFF

Everybody Always : Becoming Love in a World Full of Setbacks and Difficult Peopl

What happens when we stop avoiding difficult people and simply love everyone? In his wildly entertaining and inspiring follow-up to the New York Times bestselling phenomenon Love Does, Bob Goff takes readers on a life-altering journey into the secret of living without fear, care, constraint, or worry. The path toward t…

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by Millard, Bart B MILLARD MILLARD

I Can Only Imagine : a Memoir

"The captivating story behind the bestselling single in the history of Christian music--and the man who wrote it...MercyMe's crossover hit, "I Can Only Imagine," has touched millions of people around the world. But few know about the pain, redemption, and healing that inspired it. Now Bart Millard, award-winning record…

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by Jahren, Hope B-JAHREN JAHREN

Lab Girl

"An illuminating debut memoir of a woman in science; a moving portrait of a longtime friendship; and a stunningly fresh look at plants that will forever change how you see the natural world,"--Amazon.com.…

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by Brierley, Saroo B-BRIERLEY BRIERLE

A Long Way Home : a Memoir

"The miraculous and triumphant story of a young man who rediscovers not only his childhood life and home...but an identity long-since left behind"--…

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by Laurence, Meredith 641.77 LAURENC

Air Fry Genius

Collects over one hundred recipes that allow readers to get the most out of their air fryer, including such offerings as fried brie with cherry tomatoes, pork taco gorditas, lemon sage roast chicken, and smashed fried baby potatoes.…

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by Lamott, Anne 808.02 LAMOTT

Bird by Bird : Some Instructions on Writing and Life

The author of five books, including the novels Hard Laughter, Rosie and Joe Jones, offers an "inspiring book about writing as a way of finding truth" (San Francisco Chronicle). "A reveille to get off our duffs and start writing now, while we still can".--Seattle Times. "Thirty years ago my older brother, who was ten ye…

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by Horowitz, Richard I. 616.9246 HOROWIT

How Can I Get Better? : an Action Plan for Treating Resistant Lyme and Chronic D

"Horowitz is one of the most prominent 'Lyme literate' physicians...patients wait for months to see him, and several told me that he had essentially cured them of a disease that nobody else seemed able to treat." --The New Yorker "If you have suffered from unexplained, chronic or hard-to-treat illness, this book is you…

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by Carroll, Leslie, 941.085 CARROLL

American Princess : the Love Story of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

Explores the engagement of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, including how they each grew up, how their romance progressed, and what their future might hold.…

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by Springsteen, Bruce B-SPRINGSTEEN SPRINGS

Born to Run

Over the past seven years, Bruce Springsteen has privately devoted himself to writing the story of his life, bringing to these pages the same honesty, humor, and originality found in his songs. He describes growing up Catholic in Freehold, New Jersey, amid the poetry, danger, and darkness that fueled his imagination, l…

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by Melton, Glennon Doyle, B-MELTON MELTON

Love Warrior : a Memoir

Traces the author's journey of self-discovery after the dissolution of her marriage, revealing how she found healing by rejecting gender standards and refusing to settle for a "good-enough" life.…

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by Schneck, Robert Damon 001.9409 SCHNECK

The Bye Bye Man : and Other Strange-but-true Tales

"In 1990, three college students spent a long Wisconsin winter experimenting with a Ouija board; it turned out to be the deadliest mistake of their lives. The board brought them into contact with a psychic serial killer, known only as the Bye Bye Man. Learning his name makes you vulnerable, but thinking about it draws …

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by Graham, Lauren, B-GRAHAM GRAHAM

Talking As Fast As I Can : from Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, (and Everything

"This book contains some stories from my life: the awkward growing-up years, the confusing dating years, the fulfilling work years, and what it was like to be asked to play one of my favorite characters again. Also included: tales of living on a houseboat, meeting guys at awards shows, and that time I was asked to be a…

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by Egan, Timothy B-MEAGHER EGAN

The Immortal Irishman : the Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero

"From the National Book Award-winning and best-selling author Timothy Egan comes the epic story of one of the most fascinating and colorful Irishman in nineteenth-century America. The Irish-American story, with all its twists and triumphs, is told through the improbable life of one man. A dashing young orator during th…

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Instant Pot Miracle : from the Gourmet to Everyday, 175 Must-have Recipes.

Features Instant Pot pressure cooker recipes for everything from breakfast to dessert, including such offerings as bacon and egg breakfast bowl, beef chili, chicken noodle soup, Thai quinoa salad, raspberry cheesecake, and orange marmalade.…

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by Gawande, Atul 362.175 GAWANDE

Being Mortal : Medicine and What Matters in the End

Gawande, a practicing surgeon, addresses his profession's ultimate limitation, arguing that quality of life is the desired goal for patients and families of the terminally ill.…

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by Bloom, Molly B BLOOM BLOOM

Molly's Game : the True Story of the 26-year-old Woman Behind the Most Exclusive

Molly Bloom reveals how she built one of the most exclusive, high-stakes underground poker games in the world'an insider's story of excess and danger, glamour and greed. In the late 2000s, Molly Bloom, a twentysomething petite brunette from Loveland Colorado, ran the highest stakes, most exclusive poker game Hollywood …

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by Shetterly, Margot Lee 510.9252 SHETTER

Hidden Figures : the American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Math

Before John Glenn orbited the earth or Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, a group of dedicated female mathematicians known as "human computers" used pencils, slide rules and adding machines to calculate the numbers that would launch rockets, and astronauts, into space. Among these problem-solvers were a group of except…

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by Boge, Paul H., B-MULLI BOGE

Father to the Fatherless : the Charles Mulli Story

Father to the Fatherless tells the true story of a man who makes a decision to sell everything he has to help the poor. It's a decision that goes so counter-intuitive to those around him that he is soon completely ostracized, forcing him to carry out what seems like an impossible and unexplainable mission. Now, armed o…

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by Leonard, Dion B LEONARD LEONARD

Finding Gobi : a Little Dog with a Very Big Heart

Leonard, a seasoned ultramarathoner, encountered a stray dog while he was racing through the Gobi Desert in China and Mongolia. The dog kept pace with him for nearly 80 miles. Taking care of the dog gave Leonard a new perspective on life. He named the dog Gobi, and fought to bring her home with him with the help of str…

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by Chomsky, Noam 339.2209 CHOMSKY

Requiem for the American Dream : the 10 Principles of Concentration of Wealth &

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! In his first major book on the subject of income inequality, Noam Chomsky skewers the fundamental tenets of neoliberalism and casts a clear, cold, patient eye on the economic facts of life. What are the ten principles of concentration of wealth and power at work in America today? They're si…

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by Faderman, Lillian 306.766 FADERMA

The Gay Revolution : the Story of the Struggle

A chronicle of the modern struggle for gay, lesbian and transgender rights draws on interviews with politicians, military figures, legal activists and members of the LGBT community to document the cause's struggles since the 1950s.…

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by Lovelace, Amanda 811.6 LOVELAC

The Princess Saves Herself in This One

"From Amanda Lovelace, a poetry collection in four parts: the princess, the damsel, the queen, and you. The first three sections piece together the life of the author while the final section serves as a note to the reader. This moving book explores love, loss, grief, healing, empowerment, and inspiration."--Publisher's…

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by Gillain, Jonathan T. 613.66 GILLIAM

Sheep No More : the Art of Awareness and Attack Survival

"This personal safety and security book comes armed to the teeth with empowering techniques so you can be your own expert at protecting your life. Weekly, there are major threats, mass killings, terrorist attacks and even weather-related disasters--the list goes on. And this increasingly dangerous world includes more v…

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by Keller, Jenny 641.86 KELLER

Eat More Dessert : More Than 100 Simple-to-make and Fun-to-eat Baked Goods from

"Jenny Keller, creator of JennyCookies.com and baker to the stars, is best known for her amazing dessert tables she makes for celebrity parties. The secret is she makes it simple with batch recipes and by doctoring boxed cake mix to easily bake a whole table full of treats. You'll also learn how to design the perfect d…

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by Macintyre, Ben, 940.5412 MACINTY

Rogue Heroes : the History of the Sas, Britain's Secret Special Forces Unit That

Britain's Special Air Service--or SAS--was the brainchild of David Stirling, a young, gadabout aristocrat with a remarkable strategic mind. Where his colleagues looked at a map of World War II's African theater and saw a protracted struggle with Rommel's desert forces, Stirling saw an opportunity: given a small number …

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by Sinek, Simon 658.4092 SINEK

Leaders Eat Last : Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don't

"Sinek is back to reveal the next step in creating happier and healthier organizations. He helps us understand, in simple terms, the biology of trust and cooperation and why they're essential to our success and fulfillment. Organizations that create environments in which trust and cooperation thrive vastly out perform …

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by Harari, Yuval N. 909 HARARI

Sapiens : a Brief History of Humankind

"One hundred thousand years ago, at least six different species of humans inhabited Earth. Yet today there is only one--homo sapiens. What happened to the others? And what may happen to us? Most books about the history of humanity pursue either a historical or a biological approach, but Dr. Yuval Noah Harari breaks the…

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