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Bestselling nonfiction books from August 18, 2019 to August 25, 2019
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Dragons of Eden
Written by Carl Sagan
Format: eBook
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 Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Written by Rebecca Skloot
Format: Trade Paperback
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

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

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 >

Persepolis
Written by Marjane Satrapi
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ISBN: 9780375714573
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Persepolis
The Story of a Childhood
Written by Marjane Satrapi


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2004
Price: $14.95

A New York Times Notable Book
A Time Magazine “Best Comix of the Year”
A San Francisco Chronicle and Los Angeles Times Best-seller

Wise, funny, and heartbreaking, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi’s graphic memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution.

In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells... Read more >
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The Cave and the Light
Written by Arthur Herman
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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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Thinking, Fast and Slow
Written by Daniel Kahneman, Read by Patrick Egan
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739357996
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Thinking, Fast and Slow

Written by Daniel Kahneman
Read by Patrick Egan


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $24.00

The guru to the gurus at last shares his knowledge with the rest of us. Nobel laureate Daniel Kahneman's seminal studies in behavioral psychology, behavioral economics, and happiness studies have influenced numerous other authors, including Steven Pinker and Malcolm Gladwell. In Thinking, Fast and Slow, Kahneman at last offers his own... Read more >
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Medical Medium Liver Rescue
Written by Anthony William
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781401954406
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Medical Medium Liver Rescue
Answers to Eczema, Psoriasis, Diabetes, Strep, Acne, Gout, Bloating, Gallstones, Adrenal Stress, Fatigue, Fatty Liver, Weight Issues, SIBO & Autoimmune Disease
Written by Anthony William


Format: Hardcover0
On Sale: October 30, 2018
Price: $34.99

The #1 New York Times best-selling author and beloved healing authority reveals how taking your liver off overload can help resolve a wide range of symptoms and conditions--and transform your health in ways you've never imagined.

What if you could focus on one aspect of your well-being to transform all the others--and... Read more >
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Suggestible You
The Curious Science of Your Brain's Ability to Deceive, Transform, and Heal
Written by Erik Vance


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2016
Price: $12.99

National Geographic's riveting narrative explores the world of placebos, hypnosis, false memories, and neurology to reveal the groundbreaking science of our suggestible minds. Could the secrets to personal health lie within our own brains? Journalist Erik Vance explores the surprising ways our expectations and beliefs influence our bodily responses to pain... Read more >
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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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Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World
Written by Jack Weatherford
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ISBN: 9780307237811
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Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World

Written by Jack Weatherford


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2005
Price: $10.99

New York Times Bestseller • The startling true history of how one extraordinary man from a remote cornerof the world created an empire that led the world into the modern age.

The Mongol army led by Genghis Khan subjugated more lands and people in twenty-five years than the Romans did in four... Read more >
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The Devil in the White City
Written by Erik Larson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375725609
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The Devil in the White City
Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America
Written by Erik Larson


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2004
Price: $17.00

This New York Times bestseller intertwines the true tale of the 1893 World's Fair and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death. Combining meticulous research with nail-biting storytelling, Erik Larson has crafted a narrative with all the wonder of newly discovered history and...

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