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Amsterdam

(Available August 12, 2014)
Amsterdam
Written by Russell Shorto
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743756
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Amsterdam
A History of the World's Most Liberal City
Written by Russell Shorto


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $16.95

In this effortlessly erudite account, Russell Shorto traces the evolution of one of the world's greatest cities. From the building of its first canals in the 1300s, through the brutal struggle for Dutch independence and its golden age as the capital of a vast empire, to its complex present in which... Read more >
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Stop Teaching Our Kids To Kill, Revised and Updated Edition

(Available August 5, 2014)
Stop Teaching Our Kids To Kill, Revised and Updated Edition
Written by Lt. Col. Dave Grossman and Gloria Degaetano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804139359
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Stop Teaching Our Kids To Kill, Revised and Updated Edition
A Call to Action Against TV, Movie & Video Game Violence
Written by Lt. Col. Dave Grossman and Gloria Degaetano


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $15.00

Completely revised and updated, a much-needed call to action for every parent, teacher, and citizen to help our children and stop the wave of killing and violence gripping America's youth

Newtown, Aurora, Virginia Tech, Columbine. Thereis no bigger or more important issue in America than youth violence. Kids, some as... Read more >
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Stop Teaching Our Kids To Kill, Revised and Updated Edition
A Call to Action Against TV, Movie & Video Game Violence
Written by Lt. Col. Dave Grossman and Gloria Degaetano


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $11.99

Completely revised and updated, a much-needed call to action for every parent, teacher, and citizen to help our children and stop the wave of killing and violence gripping America's youth

Newtown, Aurora, Virginia Tech, Columbine. Thereis no bigger or more important issue in America than youth violence. Kids, some as... Read more >
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Buck
Buck
Written by M.K. Asante
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812983623
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Buck
A Memoir
Written by M.K. Asante


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.00

A coming-of-age story about navigating the wilds of urban America and the shrapnel of a self-destructing family, Buck shares the story of a generation through one original and riveting voice. MK Asante was born in Zimbabwe to American parents: his mother a dancer, his father a revered professor. But as a... Read more >
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Dealers

Written by Peter Madsen


Format: eBook, 152 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $14.95

"The criminal class is a more exact cross-section of humanity than any trade could be." –Luc Sante, interview by The Believer
 
Weed, coke, heroin, molly, promethazine, crack, PCP, LCD, opium, hashish, mushrooms, and countless other illicit substances flood the streets of New York City where they are consumed as quickly as... Read more >
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Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Written by Luis J. Rodriguez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805531
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Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Creating Community in Violent Times
Written by Luis J. Rodriguez


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $19.95

Hearts and Hands focuses on healing through community building. Empowered by thirty years of experience with gangs in Los Angeles and Chicago, Rodríguez offers a unique book of change. He makes concrete suggestions, shows how we can create nonviolent opportunities for youth today, and redirects kids into productive and satisfying lives... Read more >
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Hearts and Hands, Second Edition
Creating Community in Violent Times
Written by Luis J. Rodriguez


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $19.95

Hearts and Hands focuses on healing through community building. Empowered by thirty years of experience with gangs in Los Angeles and Chicago, Rodríguez offers a unique book of change. He makes concrete suggestions, shows how we can create nonviolent opportunities for youth today, and redirects kids into productive and satisfying lives... Read more >
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Critique of Everyday Life
Critique of Everyday Life
Written by Henri Lefebvre
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781683170
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Critique of Everyday Life

Written by Henri Lefebvre


Format: Trade Paperback, 944 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $44.95

Henri Lefebvre’s magnum opus: a monumental exploration of contemporary society.

Henri Lefebvre’s three-volume Critique of Everyday Life is perhaps the richest, most prescient work by one of the twentieth century’s greatest philosophers. Written at the birth of post-war consumerism, the Critique was a philosophical inspiration for the 1968 student revolution in France... Read more >
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Critique of Everyday Life

Written by Henri Lefebvre


Format: eBook, 284 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $44.95

Henri Lefebvre’s magnum opus: a monumental exploration of contemporary society.

Henri Lefebvre’s three-volume Critique of Everyday Life is perhaps the richest, most prescient work by one of the twentieth century’s greatest philosophers. Written at the birth of post-war consumerism, the Critique was a philosophical inspiration for the 1968 student revolution in France... Read more >
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Hillbilly Women
Hillbilly Women
Written by Skye Moody
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804173698
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Hillbilly Women
Struggle and Survival in Southern Appalachia
Written by Skye Moody


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $11.99

“This book tells what it means to be a woman when you are poor, when you are proud, and when you are a hillbilly.”

First published in 1973, Skye Moody’s Hillbilly Women shares the stunning and raw oral histories of nineteen women in twentieth-century Southern Appalachia, from their day-to-day struggles for... Read more >
After Freedom
After Freedom
Written by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807007464
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After Freedom
The Rise of the Post-Apartheid Generation in Democratic South Africa
Written by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy


Format: Hardcover, 296 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $35.00

Twenty years after the end of apartheid, a new generation is building a multiracial democracy in South Africa but remains mired in economic inequality and political conflict.
 
The death of Nelson Mandela in 2013 arrived just short of the twentieth anniversary of South Africa’s first free election, reminding the world of... Read more >
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After Freedom
The Rise of the Post-Apartheid Generation in Democratic South Africa
Written by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $35.00

Twenty years after the end of apartheid, a new generation is building a multiracial democracy in South Africa but remains mired in economic inequality and political conflict.
 
The death of Nelson Mandela in 2013 arrived just short of the twentieth anniversary of South Africa’s first free election, reminding the world of... Read more >
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Class A
Class A
Written by Lucas Mann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307949752
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Class A
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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I Do and I Don't
I Do and I Don't
Written by Jeanine Basinger
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ISBN: 9780804169745
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I Do and I Don't
A History of Marriage in the Movies
Written by Jeanine Basinger


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $17.95

Here is “happily ever after”—except when things aren’t happy, and when “ever after” is abruptly terminated by divorce, tragedy . . . or even murder. With her large-hearted understanding of how movies—and audiences—work, leading film historian Jeanine Basinger traces the many ways Hollywood has tussled with the tricky subject of marriage...

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Salt Sugar Fat
Salt Sugar Fat
Written by Michael Moss
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982190
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Salt Sugar Fat
How the Food Giants Hooked Us
Written by Michael Moss


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $16.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Atlantic • The Huffington Post • Men’s Journal • MSN (U.K.) • Kirkus Reviews • Publishers Weekly

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • WINNER OF THE JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION AWARD FOR WRITING AND LITERATURE


Every year, the average American eats thirty-three pounds... Read more >
Living and Dying in Brick City
Living and Dying in Brick City
Written by Sampson Davis and Lisa Frazier Page
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982343
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Living and Dying in Brick City
Stories from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R.
Written by Sampson Davis and Lisa Frazier Page


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $16.00

A riveting personal exploration of the healthcare crisis facing inner-city communities, written by an emergency room physician who grew up in the very neighborhood he is now serving
 
Sampson Davis is best known as one of three friends from inner-city Newark who made a pact in high school to become...

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Prairie Silence
Prairie Silence
Written by Melanie Hoffert
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ISBN: 9780807045169
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Prairie Silence
A Memoir
Written by Melanie Hoffert


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $15.00

A rural expatriate’s struggle to reconcile family, home, love, and faith with the silence of the prairie land and its people
 
Melanie Hoffert longs for her North Dakota childhood home, with its grain trucks and empty main streets. A land where she imagines standing at the bottom of the ancient lake that... Read more >
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Secrets and Lies
Secrets and Lies
Written by Jane Isay
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385534147
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Secrets and Lies
Surviving the Truths That Change Our Lives
Written by Jane Isay


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $24.95

By the author of Walking on Eggshells, a compellingly readable journey into the realm of family secrets, offering lessons and insights for those who are hiding the truth and those who discover what has long been hidden.

Secrets, large and small, are a fact of human life. This book explores... Read more >
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Secrets and Lies
Secrets and Lies
Written by Jane Isay
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ISBN: 9780385534154
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Secrets and Lies
Surviving the Truths That Change Our Lives
Written by Jane Isay


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $12.99

By the author of Walking on Eggshells, a compellingly readable journey into the realm of family secrets, offering lessons and insights for those who are hiding the truth and those who discover what has long been hidden.

Secrets, large and small, are a fact of human life. This book explores... Read more >
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Hearts of the City
Hearts of the City
Written by Herbert Muschamp, Introduction by Nicolai Ouroussoff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307273246
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Hearts of the City

Written by Herbert Muschamp
Introduction by Nicolai Ouroussoff


Format: eBook, 960 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2013
Price: $29.99

From the late Herbert Muschamp, the former architecture critic of The New York Times and one of the most outspoken and influential voices in architectural criticism, a collection of his best work.

The pieces here—from The New Republic, Artforum, and The New York Times—reveal how Muschamp’s views were both ahead of their... Read more >
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The Seduction of Place
The Seduction of Place
Written by Joseph Rykwert
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151726
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The Seduction of Place
The History and Future of Cities
Written by Joseph Rykwert


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2013
Price: $13.99

No other place on earth is as full both of promise and of dread as the city; it is at once alienating and exciting. These concentrations of people have not, however, come about as the result of vast immutable, impersonal forces, but because of human choices. The worsening or betterment of... Read more >
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The View from the Train
The View from the Train
Written by Patrick Keiller
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681404
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The View from the Train
Cities and Other Landscapes
Written by Patrick Keiller


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

"Robinson believed that, if he looked at it hard enough, he could cause the surface of the city to reveal to him the molecular basis of historical events, and in this way he hoped to see into the future."

In his sequence of films, Patrick Keiller retraces the hidden story of the... Read more >
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The View From The Train
Cities And Other Landscapes
Written by Patrick Keiller


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

"Robinson believed that, if he looked at it hard enough, he could cause the surface of the city to reveal to him the molecular basis of historical events, and in this way he hoped to see into the future."

In his sequence of films, Patrick Keiller retraces the hidden story of the... Read more >
Dealers
Dealers
Written by Peter Madsen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781576876473
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Dealers

Written by Peter Madsen


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $14.95

"The criminal class is a more exact cross-section of humanity than any trade could be."
—Luc Sante, The Believer

Weed, coke, heroin, molly, promethazine, crack, PCP, LCD, opium, hashish, mushrooms, and countless other illicit substances flood the streets of New York City where they are consumed as quickly as they can be... Read more >
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The Future
The Future
Written by Al Gore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982893
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The Future
Six Drivers of Global Change
Written by Al Gore


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $18.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From the former vice president and #1 New York Times bestselling author comes An Inconvenient Truth for everything—a frank and clear-eyed assessment of six critical drivers of global change in the decades to come.
 
Ours is a time of revolutionary change that has no precedent in history... Read more >
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