Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
390 eBooks found

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
Think
Why You Should Question Everything
Written by Guy P. Harrison


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $11.99

Think more critically, learn to question everything, and don't let your own brain trip you up.
  
This fresh and exciting approach to science, skepticism, and critical thinking will enlighten and inspire readers of all ages. With a mix of wit and wisdom, it challenges everyone to think like a scientist, embrace the skeptical... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes
Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes
Written by Daniel L. Everett
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307377791
Our Price: $13.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes
Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle
Written by Daniel L. Everett


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $13.99

A riveting account of the astonishing experiences and discoveries made by linguist Daniel Everett while he lived with the Pirahã, a small tribe of Amazonian Indians in central Brazil. Daniel Everett arrived among the Pirahã with his wife and three young children hoping to convert the tribe to Christianity. Everett quickly became... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Basic Works of Aristotle
The Basic Works of Aristotle
Written by Aristotle, Edited by Richard McKeon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307417527
Our Price: $14.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Basic Works of Aristotle

Written by Aristotle
Edited by Richard McKeon


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2009
Price: $14.99

Preserved by Arabic mathematicians and canonized by Christian scholars, Aristotle’s works have shaped Western thought, science, and religion for nearly two thousand years. Richard McKeon’s The Basic Works of Aristotle–constituted out of the definitive Oxford translation and in print as a Random House hardcover for sixty years–has long been considered the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Quantum and the Lotus
The Quantum and the Lotus
Written by Matthieu Ricard and Trinh Xuan Thuan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307566126
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Quantum and the Lotus
A Journey to the Frontiers Where Science and Buddhism Meet
Written by Matthieu Ricard and Trinh Xuan Thuan


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $11.99

Matthieu Ricard trained as a molecular biologist, working in the lab of a Nobel prize—winning scientist, but when he read some Buddhist philosophy, he became drawn to Buddhism. Eventually he left his life in science to study with Tibetan teachers, and he is now a Buddhist monk and translator for the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Birth of Tragedy and The Case of Wagner
The Birth of Tragedy and The Case of Wagner
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307432988
Our Price: $10.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Birth of Tragedy and The Case of Wagner

Written by Friedrich Nietzsche


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2010
Price: $10.99

The Birth of Tragedy (1872) was Nietzsche's first book. Its youthful faults were exposed by Nietzsche in the brilliant "Attempt at a Self-Criticism" which he added to the new edition of 1886. But the book, whatever its excesses, remains one of the most relevant statements on tragedy ever penned. It exploded... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
For the Time Being
For the Time Being
Written by Annie Dillard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307477668
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
For the Time Being

Written by Annie Dillard


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2010
Price: $11.99

National Bestseller

"Beautifully written and delightfully strange--. As earthy as it is sublime, For the Time Being is, in the truest sense, an eye- opener."--Daily News

From Annie Dillard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Pilgrim at Tinker Creek and one of the most compelling writers of our time, comes For the Time Being... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
For Common Things
For Common Things
Written by Jedediah Purdy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307757272
Our Price: $9.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
For Common Things
Irony, Trust, and Commitment in America Today
Written by Jedediah Purdy


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: November 24, 2010
Price: $9.99

Jedediah Purdy calls For Common Things his "letter of love for the world's possibilities." Indeed, these pages--which have already garnered a flurry of attention among readers and in the media--constitute a passionate and persuasive testament to the value of political, social, and community reengagement. Drawing on a wide range of literary... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Book of Not Knowing
Exploring the True Nature of Self, Mind, and Consciousness
Written by Peter Ralston


Format: eBook, 600 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2010
Price: $19.95

Over decades of martial arts and meditation practice, Peter Ralston discovered a curious and paradoxical fact: that true awareness arises from a state of not-knowing. Even the most sincere investigation of self and spirit, he says, is often sabotaged by our tendency to grab too quickly for answers and ideas as...

Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Book of Mirdad
The Strange Story of a Monastery which was Once Called The Ark
Written by Mikhail Naimy


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 1, 2012
Price: $1.99

A classic of spiritual literature - Mikhail Naimy, a contemporary of Kahlil Gibran, author of The Prophet, has woven legend, mysticism, philosophy and poetry into a powerful allegorical story that has touched the hearts of millions of readers. Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
This Is It
This Is It
Written by Alan W. Watts
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307784322
Our Price: $9.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
This Is It
and Other Essays on Zen and Spiritual Experience
Written by Alan W. Watts


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2011
Price: $9.99

The six essays in this volume all deal with the relationship of mystical experience to ordinary life. The title essay on "cosmic consciousness" includes the author's account of his own ventures into this inward realm. "Instinct, Intelligence, and Anxiety" is a study of the paradoxes of self-consciousness; "Spiritually and Sensuality," a... Read more >
Also available as a paperback.
View pages: 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13
Page 8 of 39
View past category highlights: