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The Wisdom of Crowds
The Wisdom of Crowds
Written by James Surowiecki
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ISBN: 9780385721707
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The Wisdom of Crowds

Written by James Surowiecki


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2005
Price: $15.95

In this fascinating book, New Yorker business columnist James Surowiecki explores a deceptively simple idea: Large groups of people are smarter than an elite few, no matter how brilliant–better at solving problems, fostering innovation, coming to wise decisions, even predicting the future.

With boundless erudition and in delightfully clear prose, Surowiecki... Read more >
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Mississippi
Mississippi
Written by Anthony Walton
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ISBN: 9780679777410
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Mississippi
An American Journey
Written by Anthony Walton


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: January 28, 1997
Price: $16.00

  To most Americans, Mississippi is not a state but a scar, the place where segregation took its ugliest form and struck most savagely at its challengers.  But to many Americans, Mississippi is also home.  And it is this paradox, with all its overtones of history and heartache, that Anthony Walton—whose...

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The Grace of Silence
The Grace of Silence
Written by Michele Norris
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ISBN: 9780307475275
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The Grace of Silence
A Family Memoir
Written by Michele Norris


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $15.95

A profoundly moving and deeply personal memoir by the co-host of National Public Radio’s flagship program All Things Considered.
 
While exploring the hidden conversation on race unfolding throughout America in the wake of President Obama’s election, Michele Norris discovered that there were painful secrets within her own family that had been...

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The Revenge of Geography
The Revenge of Geography
Written by Robert D. Kaplan
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ISBN: 9780679604839
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The Revenge of Geography
What the Map Tells Us About Coming Conflicts and the Battle Against Fate
Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $11.99

In this provocative, startling book, Robert D. Kaplan, the bestselling author of Monsoon and Balkan Ghosts, offers a revelatory new prism through which to view global upheavals and to understand what lies ahead for continents and countries around the world.
 
In The Revenge of Geography, Kaplan builds on the insights... Read more >
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Why You're Not Married . . . Yet
Why You're Not Married . . . Yet
Written by Tracy McMillan
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ISBN: 9780345532930
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Why You're Not Married . . . Yet
The Straight Talk You Need to Get the Relationship You Deserve
Written by Tracy McMillan


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $11.99

This paperback edition includes an exclusive conversation between Bill and Giuliana Rancic, hosts of NBC’s Ready for Love, and Tracy McMillan, one of its expert matchmakers. This new relationship show features three of America’s most eligible guys searching for their soul mates.
 
If you’re looking to get married and you’re... Read more >
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The Fourth Turning
The Fourth Turning
Written by William Strauss and Neil Howe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767900461
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The Fourth Turning

Written by William Strauss and Neil Howe


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: December 29, 1997
Price: $17.99

First came the postwar High, then the Awakening of the '60s and '70s, and now the Unraveling.  This audacious and provocative book tells us what to expect just beyond the start of the next century.  Are you ready for the Fourth Turning?

Strauss and Howe will change the way you see the world--and your... Read more >
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MWF Seeking BFF
MWF Seeking BFF
Written by Rachel Bertsche
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ISBN: 9780345524959
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MWF Seeking BFF
My Yearlong Search for a New Best Friend
Written by Rachel Bertsche


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $11.99

When Rachel Bertsche first moves to Chicago, she’s thrilled to finally share a zip code, let alone an apartment, with her boyfriend. But shortly after getting married, Bertsche realizes that her new life is missing one thing: friends. Sure, she has plenty of BFFs—in New York and San Francisco and Boston... Read more >
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Ogilvy on Advertising
Ogilvy on Advertising
Written by David Ogilvy
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ISBN: 9780804170055
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Ogilvy on Advertising

Written by David Ogilvy


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2013
Price: $12.99

A candid and indispensable primer on all aspects of advertising from the man Time has called "the most sought after wizard in the business". 223 photos. Read more >
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The Working Poor
The Working Poor
Written by David K. Shipler
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ISBN: 9780375708213
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The Working Poor
Invisible in America
Written by David K. Shipler


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: January 4, 2005
Price: $16.00

“Nobody who works hard should be poor in America,” writes Pulitzer Prize winner David Shipler. Clear-headed, rigorous, and compassionate, he journeys deeply into the lives of individual store clerks and factory workers, farm laborers and sweat-shop seamstresses, illegal immigrants in menial jobs and Americans saddled with immense student loans and paltry... Read more >
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The Social Animal
The Social Animal
Written by David Brooks
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ISBN: 9780679603931
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The Social Animal
The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement
Written by David Brooks


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $12.99

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

With unequaled insight and brio, New York Times columnist David Brooks has long explored and explained the way we live. Now Brooks turns to the building blocks of human flourishing in a multilayered, profoundly illuminating work grounded in everyday life. This is the story of how success... Read more >
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