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night thoughts
night thoughts
Written by Sarah Arvio
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307959553
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night thoughts
70 dream poems & notes from an analysis
Written by Sarah Arvio


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $26.95

In this remarkable and unique work, award-winning poet Sarah Arvio gives us a memoir about coming to terms with a life in crisis through the study of dreams.

As a young woman, threatened by disturbing visions, Arvio went into psychoanalysis to save herself. The result is a riveting sequence of dream...

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night thoughts
night thoughts
Written by Sarah Arvio
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night thoughts
70 dream poems & notes from an analysis
Written by Sarah Arvio


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $13.99

In this remarkable and unique work, award-winning poet Sarah Arvio gives us a memoir about coming to terms with a life in crisis through the study of dreams.

As a young woman, threatened by disturbing visions, Arvio went into psychoanalysis to save herself. The result is a riveting sequence of dream...

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The Myths of Happiness
The Myths of Happiness
Written by Sonja Lyubomirsky, Read by Kathy Keane
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ISBN: 9781101605127
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The Myths of Happiness
What Should Make You Happy, but Doesn't, What Shouldn't Make You Happy, but Does
Written by Sonja Lyubomirsky
Read by Kathy Keane


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 3, 2013
Price: $29.95

Happiness expert Sonja Lyubomirsky’s research-based lessons in how to find opportunity in life’s thorniest moments

In The Myths of Happiness, Sonja Lyubomirsky isolates the major turning points of adult life, looking to both achievements (marriage, children, professional satisfaction, wealth) and failures (singlehood, divorce, financial ruin, illness) to reveal that our misconceptions about... Read more >
A Mind that Found Itself
A Mind that Found Itself
Written by Clifford Whittingham Beers
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ISBN: 9780307816597
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A Mind that Found Itself

Written by Clifford Whittingham Beers


Format: eBook, 380 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2013
Price: $13.99

In the groundbreaking book, Clifford Beers tells what it was like to be institutionalized at a time when mental illness received little attention or respect. A Mind that Found Itself is Clifford Beers's own story, as one of five children who all suffered psychological distress and were all confined to mental... Read more >
Succeeding When You're Supposed to Fail
Succeeding When You're Supposed to Fail
Written by Rom Brafman
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ISBN: 9780307887696
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Succeeding When You're Supposed to Fail
The 6 Enduring Principles of High Achievement
Written by Rom Brafman


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2013
Price: $14.00

IN COUNTLESS STUDIES, PSYCHOLOGISTS HAVE DISCOVERED A SURPRISING FACT:
 
For decades they assumed that people who face adversity—a difficult childhood, career turbulence, sudden bouts of bad luck—will succumb to their circumstances. Yet over and over again they found a significant percentage are able to overcome their life circumstances and achieve spectacular success...

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To Sell Is Human
To Sell Is Human
Written by Daniel H. Pink, Read by Daniel H. Pink
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781611761115
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To Sell Is Human
The Surprising Truth About Moving Others
Written by Daniel H. Pink
Read by Daniel H. Pink


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: December 31, 2012
Price: $29.95

From the bestselling author of Drive and A Whole New Mind comes a surprising--and surprisingly useful--new book that explores the power of selling in our lives.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, one in nine Americans works in sales. Every day more than fifteen million people earn their keep by... Read more >
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To Sell Is Human
To Sell Is Human
Written by Daniel H. Pink, Read by Daniel H. Pink
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781101579435
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To Sell Is Human
The Surprising Truth About Moving Others
Written by Daniel H. Pink
Read by Daniel H. Pink


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: December 31, 2012
Price: $29.95

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The Science of Consequences
How They Affect Genes, Change the Brain, and Impact Our World
Written by Susan M. Schneider


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $12.99

Children quickly learn that actions have consequences. This elementary lesson is repeated again and again throughout adulthood as we adjust our behaviors according to the reactions they produce in the social and natural environment. Now, an internationally recognized biopsychologist, tells the story of how something so deceptively simple can help make... Read more >
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The Modern Lover
The Modern Lover
Written by Phineas Mollod and Jason Tesauro
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307781031
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The Modern Lover
A Playbook for Suitors, Spouses, and Ringless Carousers
Written by Phineas Mollod and Jason Tesauro


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 5, 2012
Price: $11.99

Having presented the definitive portrait of the enlightened male in THE MODERN GENTLEMAN, Phineas Mollod and Jason Tesauro explore affairs of the heart (and temptations of the loins) in this rollicking sequel. The authors begin by charting the life of the evolved bachelor, offering sage advice on such topics as “One-Night... Read more >
Against Adaptation
Lacan's Subversion of the Subject
Written by Philippe Van Haute


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $24.99

"Van Haute's exegesis of Lacan's essay is as lucid as it is cogent--an admirable (and very illuminating) achievement."
-William Richardson Read more >
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Putnam Camp
Sigmund Freud, James Jackson Putnam and the Purpose of American Psychology
Written by George Prochnik


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $19.99

Winner of the 2007 Gradiva Award

An innovative work of biography that traces the lasting impact of the friendship between Sigmund Freud and pioneering American psychologist James Jackson Putnam.

In 1909 Sigmund Freud made his only visit to America, which included a trip to "Putnam Camp”–the eminent American psychologist James Jackson Putnam's... Read more >
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Antifragile
Antifragile
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400067824
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Antifragile
Things That Gain from Disorder
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb


Format: Hardcover, 544 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $30.00

Antifragile is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the... Read more >
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Antifragile
Antifragile
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679645276
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Antifragile
Things That Gain from Disorder
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $12.99

Antifragile is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the... Read more >
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Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Read by Joe Ochman
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739370698
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Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder

Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Read by Joe Ochman


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $45.00

Antifragile is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the... Read more >
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Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Read by Joe Ochman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739370704
Our Price: $22.50

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Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder

Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Read by Joe Ochman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $22.50

Antifragile is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the... Read more >
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Coping with Difficult People
Coping with Difficult People
Written by Robert M. Bramson, Ph.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831217
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Coping with Difficult People

Written by Robert M. Bramson, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 21, 2012
Price: $7.99

Bosses, friends, family members, they've made  your life hell -- until now! Based on fourteen years  of research and observation, Dr. Robert Bramson's  proven-effective techniques are guaranteed to help  you right the balance and take charge of your  life. Learn how to:

Stand up to anyone --  without fighting.

Blunt a sniper's  attack.

Get a clam to talk.

... Read more >
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The Science of Consequences
The Science of Consequences
Written by Susan M. Schneider
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616146627
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The Science of Consequences
How They Affect Genes, Change the Brain, and Impact Our World
Written by Susan M. Schneider


Format: Trade Paperback, 383 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $21.00

Children quickly learn that actions have consequences. This elementary lesson is repeated again and again throughout adulthood as we adjust our behaviors according to the reactions they produce in the social and natural environment. Now, an internationally recognized biopsychologist, tells the story of how something so deceptively simple can help make... Read more >
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An Anthropologist on Mars
An Anthropologist on Mars
Written by Oliver Sacks
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ISBN: 9780345805881
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An Anthropologist on Mars
Seven Paradoxical Tales
Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2012
Price: $11.99

To these seven narratives of neurological disorder Dr. Sacks brings the same humanity, poetic observation, and infectious sense of wonder that are apparent in his bestsellers Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. These men, women, and one extraordinary child emerge as brilliantly adaptive personalities, whose conditions... Read more >
The Island of the Colorblind
The Island of the Colorblind
Written by Oliver Sacks
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ISBN: 9780345805898
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The Island of the Colorblind

Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2012
Price: $11.99

Oliver Sacks has always been fascinated by islands--their remoteness, their mystery, above all the unique forms of life they harbor. For him, islands conjure up equally the romance of Melville and Stevenson, the adventure of Magellan and Cook, and the scientific wonder of Darwin and Wallace.

Drawn to the tiny Pacific atoll... Read more >
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See Me Naked
See Me Naked
Written by Amy Frykholm
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807004685
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See Me Naked
Stories of Sexual Exile in American Christianity
Written by Amy Frykholm


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $20.00

“A fascinating, troubling, and finally heartening book that subtly shows ways that Christians might reconcile their bodies with their devotion to God. Highly recommended for individual Christians but also for pastors and church groups.”—Library Journal, starred review

Stories of sexual scandals in churches throughout the nation have been downright routine in recent... Read more >
Welcome to My Country
Welcome to My Country
Written by Lauren Slater
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307829894
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Welcome to My Country

Written by Lauren Slater


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: November 7, 2012
Price: $11.99

The world of the schizophrenic, the depressed, the suicidal can seem a foreign, frightening place. Now, a brilliant writer/psychologist takes readers on a mesmerizing journey into this enigmatic world. As readers interact through Slater with patients Lenny, Moxi, Oscar, and Marie, they come to understand more about the human mind and... Read more >
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Family Constellations
A Practical Guide to Uncovering the Origins of Family Conflict
Written by Joy Manne, Ph.D.
Foreword by Bert Hellinger


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $9.95

Mapping out a “family constellation,” explains Dr. Joy Manné, encompasses exploring previous powerful life events from accidents to adoptions and accessing the deepest dynamics in that family system. This process helps us recognize and then resolve deeply seated family patterns. For example, in order to understand a person’s inability to trust... Read more >
Hallucinations
Hallucinations
Written by Oliver Sacks
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ISBN: 9780307957245
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Hallucinations

Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $26.95

Have you ever seen something that wasn’t really there? Heard someone call your name in an empty house? Sensed someone following you and turned around to find nothing?

Hallucinations don’t belong wholly to the insane. Much more commonly, they are linked to sensory deprivation, intoxication, illness, or injury. People with migraines...

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Hallucinations
Hallucinations
Written by Oliver Sacks
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ISBN: 9780307957252
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Hallucinations

Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $11.99

Have you ever seen something that wasn’t really there? Heard someone call your name in an empty house? Sensed someone following you and turned around to find nothing?

Hallucinations don’t belong wholly to the insane. Much more commonly, they are linked to sensory deprivation, intoxication, illness, or injury. People with migraines...

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Hallucinations
Hallucinations
Written by Oliver Sacks, Read by Dan Woren and Oliver Sacks
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307967329
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Hallucinations

Written by Oliver Sacks
Read by Dan Woren and Oliver Sacks


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $35.00

Have you ever seen something that wasn’t really there? Heard someone call your name in an empty house? Sensed someone following you and turned around to find nothing?

Hallucinations don’t belong wholly to the insane. Much more commonly, they are linked to sensory deprivation, intoxication, illness, or injury. People with migraines...

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