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Bestselling nonfiction books from August 14, 2019 to August 21, 2019
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The Cave and the Light
Written by Arthur Herman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553907834
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The Cave and the Light
Plato Versus Aristotle, and the Struggle for the Soul of Western Civilization
Written by Arthur Herman


Format: eBook, 704 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $15.99

The definitive sequel to New York Times bestseller How the Scots Invented the Modern World is a magisterial account of how the two greatest thinkers of the ancient world, Plato and Aristotle, laid the foundations of Western culture—and how their rivalry shaped the essential features of our culture down to the present day.
 
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Ottolenghi
Written by Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi
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ISBN: 9781607744191
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Ottolenghi
The Cookbook
Written by Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $18.99

Available for the first time in an American edition, this debut cookbook, from bestselling authors Yotam Ottolenghi  and Sami Tamimi of Plenty and Jerusalem, features 140 recipes culled from the popular Ottolenghi restaurants and inspired by the diverse culinary traditions of the Mediterranean.

Yotam Ottolenghi’s four eponymous restaurants—each a patisserie, deli, restaurant... Read more >
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Dragons of Eden
Written by Carl Sagan
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ISBN: 9780307801005
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Dragons of Eden
Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence
Written by Carl Sagan


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 26, 2012
Price: $7.99

“A history of the human brain from the big bang, fifteen billion years ago, to the day before yesterday . . . It's a delight.”—The New York Times

Dr. Carl Sagan takes us on a great reading adventure, offering his vivid and startling insight into the brain of man and beast, the... Read more >
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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: $17.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The authors of No-Drama Discipline and The Yes Brain explain the new science of how a child’s brain is wired and how it matures in this pioneering, practical book.
 
“Simple, smart, and effective solutions to your child’s struggles.”—Harvey Karp, M.D.
 
In this pioneering, practical book, Daniel J. Siegel, neuropsychiatrist...

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Written by Rebecca Skloot
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ISBN: 9781400052189
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Written by Rebecca Skloot


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $17.00

Now an HBO® Film starring Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne

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Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor black tobacco farmer whose cells—taken without her knowledge in 1951—became one of the most important tools in medicine, vital for developing the polio vaccine... Read more >

The Other Wes Moore
Written by Wes Moore
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ISBN: 9780385528207
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The Other Wes Moore
One Name, Two Fates
Written by Wes Moore


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $16.00

The chilling truth is that his story could have been mine. The tragedy is that my story could have been his.

Two kids named Wes Moore were born blocks apart within a year of each other. Both grew up fatherless in similar Baltimore neighborhoods and had difficult childhoods; both hung out on... Read more >
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The Talent Code
Written by Daniel Coyle
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ISBN: 9780553906493
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The Talent Code
Greatness Isn't Born. It's Grown. Here's How.
Written by Daniel Coyle


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2009
Price: $13.99

What is the secret of talent? How do we unlock it? This groundbreaking work provides readers with tools they can use to maximize potential in themselves and others.

Whether you’re coaching soccer or teaching a child to play the piano, writing a novel or trying to improve your golf swing, this revolutionary book...

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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Written by Maya Angelou, Foreword by Oprah Winfrey
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345514400
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Written by Maya Angelou
Foreword by Oprah Winfrey


Format: Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2009
Price: $7.99

Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as childhood itself. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings captures the longing of lonely children, the brute insult of bigotry, and the wonder of words that can make the world right. Maya Angelou’s debut memoir is a modern... Read more >

Mindset
Written by Carol S. Dweck
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ISBN: 9780345472328
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Mindset
The New Psychology of Success
Written by Carol S. Dweck


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2007
Price: $17.00

The updated edition of the book that has changed millions of lives with its insights into the growth mindset.

After decades of research, world-renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D., discovered a simple but groundbreaking idea: the power of mindset. In this brilliant book, she shows how success in school, work, sports... Read more >
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Man's Search for Meaning
Written by Viktor E. Frankl, Afterword by William J. Winslade, Foreword by Harold S. Kushner
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ISBN: 9780807014271
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Man's Search for Meaning

Written by Viktor E. Frankl
Afterword by William J. Winslade
Foreword by Harold S. Kushner


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2006
Price: $15.00

Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl's memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival. Between 1942 and 1945 Frankl labored in four different camps, including Auschwitz, while his parents, brother, and pregnant wife perished. Based on his own experience and the... Read more >
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