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Do the KIND Thing

(Available March 31, 2015)
Do the KIND Thing
Written by Daniel Lubetzky
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553393248
Our Price: $26.00
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Do the KIND Thing
Think Boundlessly, Work Purposefully, Live Passionately
Written by Daniel Lubetzky


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $26.00

For the socially conscious reader of Blake Mycoskie’s Start Something That Matters, Tony Hsieh’s Delivering Happiness, and Howard Schultz’s Onward comes an inspiring handbook for success in business, life, and the all-important task of building a more compassionate world—by the visionary CEO of KIND Healthy Snacks.
 
When Daniel Lubetzky started... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
Do the KIND Thing
Think Boundlessly, Work Purposefully, Live Passionately
Written by Daniel Lubetzky


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $13.99

For the socially conscious reader of Blake Mycoskie’s Start Something That Matters, Tony Hsieh’s Delivering Happiness, and Howard Schultz’s Onward comes an inspiring handbook for success in business, life, and the all-important task of building a more compassionate world—by the visionary CEO of KIND Healthy Snacks.
 
When Daniel Lubetzky started... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a hardcover.
Do the KIND Thing
Think Boundlessly, Work Purposefully, Live Passionately
Written by Daniel Lubetzky
Read by Daniel Lubetzky


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $17.50

For the socially conscious reader of Blake Mycoskie’s Start Something That Matters, Tony Hsieh’s Delivering Happiness, and Howard Schultz’s Onward comes an inspiring handbook for success in business, life, and the all-important task of building a more compassionate world—by the visionary CEO of KIND Healthy Snacks.
 
When Daniel Lubetzky started... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Kill City

(Available March 31, 2015)
Kill City
Written by Ash Thayer, Contribution by Dana Hoey, Introduction by Frank Morales
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576877340
Our Price: $50.00
 Quantity: 1 
Kill City
Lower East Side Squatters 1992-2000
Written by Ash Thayer
Contribution by Dana Hoey
Introduction by Frank Morales


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $50.00

After being kicked out of her apartment in Brooklyn in 1992, and unable to afford rent anywhere near her school, young art student Ash Thayer found herself with few options. Luckily she was welcomed as a guest into See Skwat.

New York City in the ‘90s saw the streets of the Lower... Read more >
Love and Fury

(Available March 31, 2015)
Love and Fury
Written by Richard Hoffman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807042809
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
Love and Fury
A Memoir
Written by Richard Hoffman


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $16.00

An acclaimed author reflects on his upbringing in a post–World War II blue-collar family and comes to terms with the racism, sexism, and other toxic values he inherited.

Finalist for the 2014 New England Book Award in Non-Fiction


Richard Hoffman sometimes felt as though he had two fathers: the real one who... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
After Freedom

(Available March 24, 2015)
After Freedom
Written by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807047507
Our Price: $20.00
 Quantity: 1 
After Freedom
The Rise of the Post-Apartheid Generation in Democratic South Africa
Written by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy


Format: Trade Paperback0
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $20.00

Twenty years after the end of apartheid, a new generation is building a multiracial democracy in South Africa but remains mired in economic inequality and political conflict.
 
The death of Nelson Mandela in 2013 arrived just short of the twentieth anniversary of South Africa’s first free election, reminding the world of... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Love in the Age of Ecological Apocalypse
Cultivating the Relationships We Need to Thrive
Written by Carolyn Baker, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 264 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $16.95

Given the daunting, dire predicament in which we find ourselves on this planet, what is described by social critic James Howard Kunstler as a "Long Emergency" may in fact become a "Last Emergency" for humanity. Whether we encounter a "long" or a "last" emergency, Carolyn Baker seeks to offer inspiration and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Love in the Age of Ecological Apocalypse

(Available March 24, 2015)
Love in the Age of Ecological Apocalypse
Written by Carolyn Baker, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583948996
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Love in the Age of Ecological Apocalypse
Cultivating the Relationships We Need to Thrive
Written by Carolyn Baker, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $16.95

Given the daunting, dire predicament in which we find ourselves on this planet, what is described by social critic James Howard Kunstler as a "Long Emergency" may in fact become a "Last Emergency" for humanity. Whether we encounter a "long" or a "last" emergency, Carolyn Baker seeks to offer inspiration and... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Ma, It's a Cold Aul Night an I'm Lookin for a Bed

Written by Martha Long


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $24.95

The next installment of the Ma books—all bestsellers in Ireland and the UK—brings readers on the journey of Martha's first months of freedom in Dublin after leaving the convent where she spent her early adolescence. 

In the latest chapter of Martha Long's autobiographical series, Martha is for the first time on her... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Nightwalking

(Available March 24, 2015)
Nightwalking
Written by Matthew Beaumont, Foreword by Will Self
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781687956
Our Price: $29.95
 Quantity: 1 
Nightwalking
A Nocturnal History of London
Written by Matthew Beaumont
Foreword by Will Self


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $29.95

“Cities, like cats, will reveal themselves at night,” wrote the poet Rupert Brooke. Before the age of electricity, the nighttime city was a very different place to the one we know today – home to the lost, the vagrant and the noctambulant. Matthew Beaumont recounts an alternative history of London by... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Nightwalking
A Nocturnal History of London
Written by Matthew Beaumont
Foreword by Will Self


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $29.95

“Cities, like cats, will reveal themselves at night,” wrote the poet Rupert Brooke. Before the age of electricity, the nighttime city was a very different place to the one we know today – home to the lost, the vagrant and the noctambulant. Matthew Beaumont recounts an alternative history of London by... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Pluto

(Available March 24, 2015)
Pluto
Edited by Richard Grossinger, Contribution by Richard C. Hoagland, Robert Kelly, Rob Brezsny and Dana Wilde
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583948972
Our Price: $21.95
 Quantity: 1 
Pluto
New Horizons for a Lost Horizon: Astronomy, Astrology, and Mythology
Edited by Richard Grossinger
Contribution by Richard C. Hoagland, Robert Kelly, Rob Brezsny and Dana Wilde


Format: Trade Paperback, 312 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $21.95

Encompassing astronomy, mythology, psychology, and astrology, Pluto offers a wealth of knowledge about our most famous dwarf planet. First observed in 1930 and once defined as the ninth and final planet in our solar system, Pluto and its discovery and reclassification throw a unique light on how we generate meaning in... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Pluto
New Horizons for a Lost Horizon: Astronomy, Astrology, and Mythology
Edited by Richard Grossinger
Contribution by Richard C. Hoagland, Robert Kelly, Rob Brezsny and Dana Wilde


Format: eBook, 312 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $21.95

Encompassing astronomy, mythology, psychology, and astrology, Pluto offers a wealth of knowledge about our most famous dwarf planet. First observed in 1930 and once defined as the ninth and final planet in our solar system, Pluto and its discovery and reclassification throw a unique light on how we generate meaning in... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
In Defense of Elitism

Written by William A. Henry, III


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2015
Price: $11.99

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning culture critic  for Time magazine comes the  tremendously controversial, yet highly persuasive,  argument that our devotion to the largely  unexamined myth of egalitarianism lies at the heart of the  ongoing "dumbing of America."

Americans have always stubbornly clung to the  myth of egalitarianism, of the supremacy of the  individual average man. But here, at long last,  Pulitzer Prize-winning... Read more >
Refuge
An Unnatural History of Family and Place
Written by Terry Tempest Williams


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2015
Price: $11.99

In the spring of 1983 Terry Tempest Williams learned that her mother was dying of cancer. That same season, The Great Salt Lake began to rise to record heights, threatening the herons, owls, and snowy egrets that Williams, a poet and naturalist, had come to gauge her life by. One event... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
An Unspoken Hunger

Written by Terry Tempest Williams


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2015
Price: $9.99

Williams weaves her observations in the naturalist field and her personal experience--as a woman, a Westerner, and a Mormon--into a resonant manifesto on behalf of the landscapes she loves, making clear as well that, through our disregard of this world, we have lost an essential connection to our deepest selves. Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Ark Before Noah

(Available March 17, 2015)
The Ark Before Noah
Written by Irving Finkel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345804396
Our Price: $17.95
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The Ark Before Noah
Decoding the Story of the Flood
Written by Irving Finkel


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $17.95

When a small, peculiar, palm-sized clay tablet made its way to the desk of Irving Finkel, Assyriologist and Assistant Keeper at the British Museum, Finkel could hardly believe his luck. What he discovered was a missing piece in the story of Noah and the Ark. In this captivating, absorbing work of...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Die Wise

(Available March 17, 2015)
Die Wise
Written by Stephen Jenkinson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583949733
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
Die Wise
A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul
Written by Stephen Jenkinson


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $19.95

Die Wise does not offer seven steps for coping with death. It does not suggest ways to make dying easier. It pours no honey to make the medicine go down. Instead, with lyrical prose, deep wisdom, and stories from his two decades of working with dying people and their families, Stephen Jenkinson places death at the center of the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Die Wise
A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul
Written by Stephen Jenkinson


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $19.95

Die Wise does not offer seven steps for coping with death. It does not suggest ways to make dying easier. It pours no honey to make the medicine go down. Instead, with lyrical prose, deep wisdom, and stories from his two decades of working with dying people and their families, Stephen Jenkinson places death at the center of the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Price of Fame

(Available March 17, 2015)
Price of Fame
Written by Sylvia Jukes Morris
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804179706
Our Price: $20.00
 Quantity: 1 
Price of Fame
The Honorable Clare Boothe Luce
Written by Sylvia Jukes Morris


Format: Trade Paperback, 752 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $20.00

“I hope I shall have ambition until the day I die,” Clare Boothe Luce told her biographer Sylvia Jukes Morris. Price of Fame, the concluding volume of the life of an exceptionally brilliant polymath, chronicles Luce’s progress from her arrival on Capitol Hill through her career as a diplomat, prolific journalist... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Recapitulations

(Available March 17, 2015)
Recapitulations
Written by Vincent Crapanzano
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590515938
Our Price: $30.00
 Quantity: 1 
Recapitulations

Written by Vincent Crapanzano


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $30.00

A distinguished anthropologist tells his life story as a wistful novelist would, watching himself as if he were someone else

This memoir recaptures meaningful moments from the author’s life: as his childhood on the grounds of a psychiatric hospital, his psychiatrist father’s early death, his years at school in Switzerland and then at... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Recapitulations

Written by Vincent Crapanzano


Format: eBook0
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $30.00

A distinguished anthropologist tells his life story as a wistful novelist would, watching himself as if he were someone else

This memoir recaptures meaningful moments from the author’s life: as his childhood on the grounds of a psychiatric hospital, his psychiatrist father’s early death, his years at school in Switzerland and then at... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Silencing the Past (20th anniversary edition)

(Available March 17, 2015)
Silencing the Past (20th anniversary edition)
Written by Michel-Rolph Trouillot
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807080535
Our Price: $19.00
 Quantity: 1 
Silencing the Past (20th anniversary edition)
Power and the Production of History
Written by Michel-Rolph Trouillot


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $19.00

Foreword by Hazel V. Carby
 
A modern classic about power and the making of history, with a new foreword by a prominent scholar
 
Michel-Rolph Trouillot places the West’s failure to acknowledge the most successful slave revolt in history, the Haitian Revolution, alongside denials of the Holocaust and the debate... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Silencing the Past (20th anniversary edition)
Power and the Production of History
Written by Michel-Rolph Trouillot


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $19.00

Foreword by Hazel V. Carby
 
A modern classic about power and the making of history, with a new foreword by a prominent scholar
 
Michel-Rolph Trouillot places the West’s failure to acknowledge the most successful slave revolt in history, the Haitian Revolution, alongside denials of the Holocaust and the debate... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
In the Spirit of Homebirth

(Available March 17, 2015)
In the Spirit of Homebirth
Edited by Bronwyn Preece
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805791
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
In the Spirit of Homebirth
Modern Women, An Ancient Choice
Edited by Bronwyn Preece


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $18.95

In the Spirit of Homebirth collects stories that celebrate the beauty and power of giving birth. Here are women from indigenous communities, of diverse socioeconomic classes and religions, in urban and rural settings, and the stories as well of family members and friends who witness and share the experience of homebirth... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
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