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Bestselling nonfiction books from January 13, 2017 to January 20, 2017
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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: $16.00

#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, cloning, gene mapping, and more. Henrietta's cells have been bought and... Read more >

The 4-Hour Workweek, Expanded and Updated
Written by Timothy Ferriss
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307465351
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The 4-Hour Workweek, Expanded and Updated
Expanded and Updated, With Over 100 New Pages of Cutting-Edge Content.
Written by Timothy Ferriss


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: December 15, 2009
Price: $24.00

The New York Times bestselling author of The 4-Hour Body shows readers how to live more and work less, now with more than 100 pages of new, cutting-edge content.

Forget the old concept of retirement and the rest of the deferred-life plan–there is no need to wait and every reason not to... Read more >
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A Very Private Woman
Written by Nina Burleigh
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307574176
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A Very Private Woman
The Life and Unsolved Murder of Presidential Mistress Mary Meyer
Written by Nina Burleigh


Format: eBook, 380 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2009
Price: $1.99

In 1964, Mary Pinchot Meyer, the beautiful, rebellious, and intelligent ex-wife of a top CIA official, was killed on a quiet Georgetown towpath near her home. Mary Meyer was a secret mistress of President John F. Kennedy, whom she had known since private school days, and after her death, reports that... Read more >
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Dr. Gundry's Diet Evolution
Written by Dr. Steven R. Gundry
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307352125
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Dr. Gundry's Diet Evolution
Turn Off the Genes That Are Killing You and Your Waistline
Written by Dr. Steven R. Gundry


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2009
Price: $15.99

"Dr. Gundry has crafted a wise program with a powerful track record.”
–Mehmet Oz, M.D.

Does losing weight and staying healthy feel like a battle? Well, it’s really a war. Your enemies are your own genes, backed by millions of years of evolution, and the only way to win is to outsmart... Read more >
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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

World-renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol Dweck, in decades of research on achievement and success, has discovered a truly groundbreaking idea–the power of our mindset.

Dweck explains why it’s not just our abilities and talent that bring us success–but whether we approach them with a fixed or growth mindset. She makes clear why... Read more >
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The Wizard of Menlo Park
Written by Randall E. Stross
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307394569
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The Wizard of Menlo Park
How Thomas Alva Edison Invented the Modern World
Written by Randall E. Stross


Format: eBook0
On Sale: March 13, 2007
Price: $1.99

Thomas Edison’s greatest invention? His own fame.

At the height of his fame Thomas Alva Edison was hailed as “the Napoleon of invention” and blazed in the public imagination as a virtual demigod. Starting with the first public demonstrations of the phonograph in 1878 and extending through the development of incandescent light...

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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: Paperback
ISBN: 9780807014295
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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: Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2006
Price: $9.99

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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The Devil in the White City
Written by Erik Larson
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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: $16.95

Erik Larson—author of #1 bestseller IN THE GARDEN OF BEASTS—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...

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The Great Movies
Written by Roger Ebert
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ISBN: 9780767910453
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The Great Movies

Written by Roger Ebert


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2002
Price: $1.99

America’s most trusted and best-known film critic Roger Ebert presents one hundred brilliant essays on some of the best movies ever made. 

Roger Ebert, the famed film writer and critic, wrote biweekly essays for a feature called "The Great Movies," in which he offered a fresh and fervent appreciation of a... Read more >
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The Diary of a Young Girl
Written by Anne Frank, Translated by B.M. Mooyaart, Introduction by Eleanor Roosevelt
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553296983
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The Diary of a Young Girl

Written by Anne Frank
Translated by B.M. Mooyaart
Introduction by Eleanor Roosevelt


Format: Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1993
Price: $6.99

Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life, Anne Frank's remarkable diary has since become a world classic—a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent testament to the human spirit. In 1942, with Nazis occupying Holland, a thirteen-year-old Jewish girl and her... Read more >
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