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We Shall Not Be Moved

(Available November 25, 2014)
We Shall Not Be Moved
Written by Tom Wooten
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807044773
Our Price: $18.00
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We Shall Not Be Moved
Rebuilding Home in the Wake of Katrina
Written by Tom Wooten


Format: Trade Paperback, 244 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2014
Price: $18.00

“It was heartbreaking, but we couldn’t give up. I just said, ‘Well, I’ve got to get in and do it.’”—Phil Harris, eight-decade-long resident of Hollygrove
 
As floodwaters drained in the weeks following Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans residents came to a difficult realization. Their city was about to undertake the largest... Read more >
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A Path Appears
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385349918
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A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $27.95

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
A Path Appears
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385349925
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A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $12.99

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
A Path Appears
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804194549
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A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $28.00

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
A Path Appears
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, Read by Olivia Wilde
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385367820
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A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Read by Olivia Wilde


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $40.00

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
A Path Appears
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, Read by Olivia Wilde
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385367837
Our Price: $20.00

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A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Read by Olivia Wilde


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $20.00

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
With Charity For All
With Charity For All
Written by Ken Stern
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743817
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With Charity For All
Why Charities Are Failing and a Better Way to Give
Written by Ken Stern


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $15.95

Each year, the average American household donates almost $2700 to charity.  Yet, most donors know little about the American charitable sector and the nonprofit organizations they support.  In With Charity For All, former NPR CEO Ken Stern exposes a field that few know: 1.1 million organizations, 10% of the national workforce, and... Read more >
The Generosity Network
The Generosity Network
Written by Jennifer McCrea, Jeffrey C. Walker and Karl Weber
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770437800
Our Price: $13.99
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The Generosity Network
New Transformational Tools for Successful Fund-Raising
Written by Jennifer McCrea, Jeffrey C. Walker and Karl Weber


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $13.99

The Generosity Network is the essential guide to the art of activating resources of every kind behind any worthy cause. Philanthropist Jeff Walker and fund-raising expert Jennifer McCrea offer a fresh new perspective that can make the toughest challenges of nonprofit management and development less stressful, more rewarding—and even fun.    
            Walker and...

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The Generosity Network
The Generosity Network
Written by Jennifer McCrea, Jeffrey C. Walker and Karl Weber
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770437794
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The Generosity Network
New Transformational Tools for Successful Fund-Raising
Written by Jennifer McCrea, Jeffrey C. Walker and Karl Weber


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $26.00

The Generosity Network is the essential guide to the art of activating resources of every kind behind any worthy cause. Philanthropist Jeff Walker and fund-raising expert Jennifer McCrea offer a fresh new perspective that can make the toughest challenges of nonprofit management and development less stressful, more rewarding—and even fun.    
            Walker and...

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With Charity for All
With Charity for All
Written by Ken Stern
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385534727
Our Price: $11.99
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With Charity for All
Why Charities Are Failing and a Better Way to Give
Written by Ken Stern


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $11.99

Vast and largely unexamined, the world of American charities accounts for fully 10 percent of economic activity in this country, yet operates with little accountability, no real barriers to entry, and a stunning lack of evidence of effectiveness. In With Charity for All, Ken Stern reveals a problem hidden in plain sight... Read more >
We Shall Not Be Moved
We Shall Not Be Moved
Written by Tom Wooten
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807044636
Our Price: $25.95
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We Shall Not Be Moved
Rebuilding Home in the Wake of Katrina
Written by Tom Wooten


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $25.95

“It was heartbreaking, but we couldn’t give up. I just said, ‘Well, I’ve got to get in and do it.’”—Phil Harris, eight-decade-long resident of Hollygrove
 
As floodwaters drained in the weeks following Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans residents came to a difficult realization. Their city was about to undertake the largest... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
We Shall Not Be Moved
Rebuilding Home in the Wake of Katrina
Written by Tom Wooten


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $25.95

As floodwaters drained in the weeks following Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans residents came to a difficult realization. Their city was about to undertake the largest disaster recovery in American history, yet they faced a profound leadership vacuum: members of every tier of government, from the municipal to the federal level, had... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Start Something That Matters
Start Something That Matters
Written by Blake Mycoskie
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981445
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Start Something That Matters

Written by Blake Mycoskie


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $14.00

The incredible story of the man behind TOMS Shoes and One for One, the revolutionary business model that marries fun, profit, and social good
 
“A creative and open-hearted business model for our times.”—The Wall Street Journal
 
Why this book is for you:
 
• You’re ready to make...

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Start Something That Matters
Start Something That Matters
Written by Blake Mycoskie
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679603528
Our Price: $9.99
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Start Something That Matters

Written by Blake Mycoskie


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $9.99

The incredible story of the man behind TOMS Shoes and One for One, the revolutionary business model that marries fun, profit, and social good.
 
“A creative and open-hearted business model for our times.”—The Wall Street Journal
 
Why this book is for you:
 
• You’re ready to make...

Read more >
Start Something That Matters
Start Something That Matters
Written by Blake Mycoskie, Read by Blake Mycoskie
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307967152
Our Price: $17.50

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Start Something That Matters

Written by Blake Mycoskie
Read by Blake Mycoskie


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $17.50

Love your work, work for what you love, and change the world—all at the same time.
 
What matters most to you? Should you focus on earning a living, pursuing your passions, or devoting yourself to the causes that inspire you? The surprising truth is that you don’t have to choose—and that you’ll...

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Start Something That Matters
Start Something That Matters
Written by Blake Mycoskie
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069187
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Start Something That Matters

Written by Blake Mycoskie


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $23.00

Love your work, work for what you love, and change the world—all at the same time.
 
What matters most to you? Should you focus on earning a living, pursuing your passions, or devoting yourself to the causes that inspire you? The surprising truth is that you don’t have to choose—and that you’ll...

Read more >
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Three Cups of Deceit
Three Cups of Deceit
Written by Jon Krakauer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307948762
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Three Cups of Deceit
How Greg Mortenson, Humanitarian Hero, Lost His Way
Written by Jon Krakauer


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $9.95

 
Greg Mortenson, the bestselling author of Three Cups of Tea, is a man who has built a global reputation as a selfless humanitarian and children’s crusader, and he’s been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. But, as Jon Krakauer demonstrates in this extensively researched and penetrating book, he is not all... Read more >
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Hope for Africa
Hope for Africa
Edited by June Eding
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578263080
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Hope for Africa
Voices from Around the World
Edited by June Eding


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: June 28, 2011
Price: $12.00

One Question, Countless Answers

Twenty organizations involved in the myriad of causes related to Africa were asked a seemingly simple question: "Why save Africa?" The result was an unprecendented book composed of a collection of compelling perspectives from around the world. 

Hope for Africa is made up of short essays from large, internationally recognized... Read more >
Three Cups of Deceit
Three Cups of Deceit
Written by Jon Krakauer, Read by Mark Bramhall
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307969774
Our Price: $4.99

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Three Cups of Deceit
How Greg Mortenson, Humanitarian Hero, Lost His Way
Written by Jon Krakauer
Read by Mark Bramhall


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $4.99

Greg Mortenson has built a global reputation as a selfless humanitarian and children’s crusader, and he’s been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. He is also not what he appears to be. As acclaimed author Jon Krakauer discovered, Mortenson has not only fabricated substantial parts of his bestselling books Three Cups... Read more >
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The Life You Can Save
The Life You Can Save
Written by Peter Singer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981568
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The Life You Can Save
How to Do Your Part to End World Poverty
Written by Peter Singer


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $15.00

For the first time in history, eradicating world poverty is within our reach. Yet around the world, a billion people struggle to live each day on less than many of us pay for bottled water. In The Life You Can Save, Peter Singer uses ethical arguments, illuminating examples, and case studies...

Read more >
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Paul and Me
Paul and Me
Written by A.E. Hotchner, Read by A.E. Hotchner
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307712813
Our Price: $15.00

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Paul and Me
Fifty-three Years of Adventures and Misadventures with My Pal Paul Newman
Written by A.E. Hotchner
Read by A.E. Hotchner


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $15.00

Bestselling author A. E. Hotchner's intimate account of his 53-year friendship with his pal Paul Newman.

A. E. Hotchner first met Paul Newman in 1955 when the virtually unknown actor assumed the lead role in Hotchner’s first television play, based on an Ernest Hemingway story. The project elevated both men from relative... Read more >
The Life You Can Save
The Life You Can Save
Written by Peter Singer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588367792
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The Life You Can Save
Acting Now to End World Poverty
Written by Peter Singer


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 3, 2009
Price: $13.99

For the first time in history, eradicating world poverty is within our reach. Yet around the world, a billion people struggle to live each day on less than many of us pay for bottled water. In The Life You Can Save, Peter Singer uses ethical arguments, illuminating examples, and case studies of... Read more >
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Giving
Giving
Written by Bill Clinton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307266743
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Giving
How Each of Us Can Change the World
Written by Bill Clinton


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $24.95

Here, from Bill Clinton, is a call to action. Giving is an inspiring look at how each of us can change the world. First, it reveals the extraordinary and innovative efforts now being made by companies and organizations—and by individuals—to solve problems and save lives both “down the street and around... Read more >
Giving
Giving
Written by Bill Clinton
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ISBN: 9780739368084
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Giving
How Each of Us Can Change the World
Written by Bill Clinton


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $24.95

Here, from Bill Clinton, is a call to action. Giving is an inspiring look at how each of us can change the world. First, it reveals the extraordinary and innovative efforts now being made by companies and organizations—and by individuals—to solve problems and save lives both “down the street and around... Read more >
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