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Dreams from My Father
Dreams from My Father
Written by Barack Obama
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ISBN: 9780307394125
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Dreams from My Father
A Story of Race and Inheritance
Written by Barack Obama


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $11.99

In this lyrical, unsentimental, and compelling memoir, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his life as a black American. It begins in New York, where Barack Obama learns that his father—a figure he knows more as a myth than... Read more >
The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible
The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible
Written by Charles Eisenstein
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ISBN: 9781583947241
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The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible

Written by Charles Eisenstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $19.95

In a time of social and ecological crisis, what can we as individuals do to make the world a better place? This inspirational and thought-provoking book serves as an empowering antidote to the cynicism, frustration, paralysis, and overwhelm so many of us are feeling, replacing it with a grounding reminder of... Read more >
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The Power Broker
The Power Broker
Written by Robert A. Caro, Read by Robertson Dean
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307914187
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The Power Broker
Robert Moses and the Fall of New York
Written by Robert A. Caro
Read by Robertson Dean


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 17, 2011
Price: $60.00

For the sheer magnitude, depth and authority of its revelations, The Power Broker stands alone---a huge and galvanizing biography revealing not only the virtually unknown saga of one man's incredible accumulation of power, but the hidden story of the shaping (and mis-shaping) of New York through the past half-century.

Robert Caro's monumental... Read more >
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The Loudest Voice in the Room
The Loudest Voice in the Room
Written by Gabriel Sherman
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ISBN: 9780679644095
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The Loudest Voice in the Room
How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country
Written by Gabriel Sherman


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $14.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A deeply reported journey inside the secretive world of Fox News and the life of its combative, visionary founder.

 
When Rupert Murdoch enlisted Roger Ailes to launch a cable news network in 1996, American politics and media changed forever. Now, with a remarkable level of detail and... Read more >
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Class A
Class A
Written by Lucas Mann
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ISBN: 9780307949752
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Baseball in the Middle of Everywhere
Written by Lucas Mann


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $15.95

An unforgettable chronicle of a year of minor-league baseball in a small Iowa town that follows not only the travails of the players of the Clinton LumberKings but also the lives of their dedicated fans and of the town itself.
 
Award-winning essayist Lucas Mann delivers a powerful debut in his telling of the...

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Enrique's Journey
Enrique's Journey
Written by Sonia Nazario, Translated by Ana V. Ras
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588366023
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Enrique's Journey

Written by Sonia Nazario
Translated by Ana V. Ras


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2007
Price: $11.99

Now updated with a new Epilogue and Afterword, photos of Enrique and his family, an author interview, and more, this is the definitive edition of a classic of contemporary America.

Based on the Los Angeles Times newspaper series that won two Pulitzer Prizes, one for feature writing and another for feature photography... Read more >
Duncan's Ritual of Freemasonry
Duncan's Ritual of Freemasonry
Written by Malcolm C. Duncan
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ISBN: 9780679506263
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Duncan's Ritual of Freemasonry

Written by Malcolm C. Duncan


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 12, 1976
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The Sorcerer's Companion
The Sorcerer's Companion
Written by Allan Zola Kronzek and Elizabeth Kronzek
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307885135
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The Sorcerer's Companion
A Guide to the Magical World of Harry Potter, Third Edition
Written by Allan Zola Kronzek and Elizabeth Kronzek


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $16.99

The New York Times bestseller, now fully updated to include the complete seven-volume series.

Who was the real Nicholas Flamel? How did the Sorcerer’s Stone get its power? Did J. K. Rowling dream up the terrifying basilisk, the seductive veela, or the vicious grindylow? And if she didn’t, who did?

Millions of readers... Read more >
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Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
Written by Annalee Newitz
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ISBN: 9780385535922
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Scatter, Adapt, and Remember
How Humans Will Survive a Mass Extinction
Written by Annalee Newitz


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $11.99

In its 4.5 billion–year history, life on Earth has been almost erased at least half a dozen times: shattered by asteroid impacts, entombed in ice, smothered by methane, and torn apart by unfathomably powerful megavolcanoes. And we know that another global disaster is eventually headed our way. Can we survive it?... Read more >
Stuffed and Starved
Stuffed and Starved
Written by Raj Patel
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ISBN: 9781612191270
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Stuffed and Starved
The Hidden Battle for the World Food System
Written by Raj Patel


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $19.95

Revised and Expanded Edition

"For anyone attempting to make sense of the world food crisis, or understand the links between U.S. farm policy and the ability of the world's poor to feed themselves, Stuffed and Starved is indispensable."
—Michael Pollan, author of The Omnivore's Dilemma

It’s a perverse fact of modern life: There are more starving... Read more >
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