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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
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ISBN: 9780739370704
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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, Illustrated by René C. Reyes
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
Illustrated by René C. Reyes


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
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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
Format: Hardcover
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...

Read more >
Hallucinations
Hallucinations
Written by Oliver Sacks, Read by Dan Woren and Oliver Sacks
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307967336
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Hallucinations

Written by Oliver Sacks
Read by Dan Woren and Oliver Sacks


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $20.00

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...

Read more >
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Bobby's Book
Bobby's Book
Written by Emily Davidson, As told by Bob Powers, Photographed by Bruce Davidson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804480
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Bobby's Book

Written by Emily Davidson
As told by Bob Powers
Photographed by Bruce Davidson


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $21.00

"Bobby Powers is a real life character out of a Nelson Algren or Hubert Selby novel, only he somehow survived and figured out since the only way left to go was up, he might as well try it."—Barry Gifford 

In 1998, at the very moment that a publisher had approached Bruce Davidson... Read more >
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Bobby's Book

Written by Emily Davidson
As told by Bob Powers
Photographed by Bruce Davidson


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $21.00

In 1998, at the very moment that a publisher had approached Bruce Davidson about a book of his 1959 Brooklyn Gang photographs, former gang leader Bobby Powers unexpectedly telephoned the Davidsons. Over the next decade, Emily Davidson maintained an ongoing conversation with Powers in order to bring to light his struggle to overcome his... Read more >
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Sexual Excitement
Sexual Excitement
Written by Robert J. Stoller, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307826138
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Sexual Excitement

Written by Robert J. Stoller, M.D.


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 17, 2012
Price: $19.99

Sexual excitement is as individual as a fingerprint and as complex as a psychological life-history, For most people it is a melodrama composed of the past and present, building on tensions of risk, mystery, illusion, hostility, and revenge. Consciously or unconsciously, we relive our earliest experiences and become aroused when we... Read more >
Radical Distortion
How Emotions Warp What We Hear
Written by John W. Reich


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 16, 2012
Price: $11.99

Our social unity is under attack from extremists on opposite sides of the political spectrum. Often the loudest and most influential public voices today are also the most divisive. Amid the din of conflicting claims, accusations, and counteraccusations, voices of moderation can no longer be heard. Radical speech is creating hazards... Read more >
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Perversion
Perversion
Written by Robert J. Stoller, M.D.
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ISBN: 9780307826121
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Perversion

Written by Robert J. Stoller, M.D.


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: September 19, 2012
Price: $12.99

This new study, part of Professor Robert Stoller’s well-known, continuing work on sex and gender identity, is especially concerned with the psychological forces that contribute to sexual excitement in men and women. The author looks at sexual aberrations in order to learn what they can tell us about the dynamics of... Read more >
Radical Distortion
Radical Distortion
Written by John W. Reich
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ISBN: 9781616146580
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Radical Distortion
How Emotions Warp What We Hear
Written by John W. Reich


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $19.00

Our social unity is under attack from extremists on opposite sides of the political spectrum. Often the loudest and most influential public voices today are also the most divisive. Amid the din of conflicting claims, accusations, and counteraccusations, voices of moderation can no longer be heard. Radical speech is creating hazards... Read more >
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Second That Emotion
Second That Emotion
Written by Jeremy D. Holden
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616146641
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Second That Emotion
How Decisions, Trends, & Movements Are Shaped
Written by Jeremy D. Holden


Format: Hardcover, 287 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $25.00

An advertising and communications expert traces the fascinating process whereby a passion for an idea, a politician, a celebrity, or a brand gives rise to a set of illogical beliefs that becomes the basis for a powerful movement.

Conventional wisdom has it that spin doctors and Madison Avenue are responsible for... Read more >
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Second That Emotion
How Decisions, Trends, & Movements Are Shaped
Written by Jeremy D. Holden


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $14.99

An advertising and communications expert traces the fascinating process whereby a passion for an idea, a politician, a celebrity, or a brand gives rise to a set of illogical beliefs that becomes the basis for a powerful movement.

Conventional wisdom has it that spin doctors and Madison Avenue are responsible for... Read more >
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Live Through This
Live Through This
Edited by Sabrina Chapadjiev
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804367
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Live Through This
On Creativity and Self-Destruction
Edited by Sabrina Chapadjiev


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $19.95

“The 21 artists, who share their stories of madness, trauma, addiction, abuse and self-destruction, and their relationship to art, leave no vulnerable detail unwritten.”—Shameless

A visceral look at the bizarre entanglement of destructive and creative forces, Live Through This is a collection of original stories, essays, artwork, and photography. It explores the use of art... Read more >
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The Whole-Brain Child
The Whole-Brain Child
Written by Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553386691
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The Whole-Brain Child
12 Revolutionary Strategies to Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind
Written by Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $15.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“Simple, smart, and effective solutions to your child’s struggles.”—Harvey Karp, M.D.

 
“Daniel Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson have created a masterly, reader-friendly guide to helping children grow their emotional intelligence. This brilliant method transforms everyday interactions into valuable brain-shaping moments. Anyone who cares for children—or who loves...

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Happier at Home
Happier at Home
Written by Gretchen Rubin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307886781
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Happier at Home
Kiss More, Jump More, Abandon a Project, Read Samuel Johnson, and My Other Experiments in the Practice of Everyday Life
Written by Gretchen Rubin


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $26.00

In the spirit of her blockbuster #1 New York Times bestseller The Happiness Project, Gretchen Rubin embarks on a new project to make home a happier place.
 
One Sunday afternoon, as she unloaded the dishwasher, Gretchen Rubin felt hit by a wave of homesickness. Homesick—why? She was standing right in her own... Read more >
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Happier at Home
Happier at Home
Written by Gretchen Rubin
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ISBN: 9780307886804
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Happier at Home
Kiss More, Jump More, Abandon Self-Control, and My Other Experiments in Everyday Life
Written by Gretchen Rubin


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $11.99

In the spirit of her blockbuster #1 New York Times bestseller The Happiness Project, Gretchen Rubin embarks on a new project to make home a happier place.
 
One Sunday afternoon, as she unloaded the dishwasher, Gretchen Rubin felt hit by a wave of homesickness. Homesick—why? She was standing right in her own... Read more >
Happier at Home
Happier at Home
Written by Gretchen Rubin, Read by Kathe Mazur
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ISBN: 9780449014394
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Happier at Home
Kiss More, Jump More, Abandon a Project, Read Samuel Johnson, and My Other Experiments in the Practice of Everyday Life
Written by Gretchen Rubin
Read by Kathe Mazur


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $20.00

In the spirit of her blockbuster #1 New York Times bestseller The Happiness Project, Gretchen Rubin embarks on a new project to make home a happier place.
 
One Sunday afternoon, as she unloaded the dishwasher, Gretchen Rubin felt hit by a wave of homesickness. Homesick—why? She was standing right in her own... Read more >
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