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Becoming Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781524763138
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Published: Crown - November 13th, 2018

An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States
 


Let's Go (So We Can Get Back): A Memoir of Recording and Discording with Wilco, Etc. Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781101985267
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Published: Dutton - November 13th, 2018

*A Pitchfork Pick: Best Music Books of 2018*

The singer, guitarist, and songwriter—best known for his work with Wilco—opens up about his past, his songs, the music, and the people that have inspired him.


The End of the End of the Earth: Essays Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374147938
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - November 13th, 2018

A sharp and provocative new essay collection from the award-winning author of Freedom and The Corrections


Voices: How a Great Singer Can Change Your Life Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781640091153
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - September 11th, 2018

"Voices isn't just illuminating and thought-provoking and clever; it is exciting." --Roddy Doyle, author of The Commitments


The Boys in the Cave: Deep Inside the Impossible Rescue in Thailand Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062909916
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Published: William Morrow - November 13th, 2018

From award-winning ABC News Chief National Correspondent Matt Gutman, and written using exclusive interviews and information comes the definitive account of the dramatic story that gripped the world: the miracle rescue of twelve boys and their soccer coach trapped in a flooded cave miles underground for nearly three weeks—a pulse-pounding page-turner by a reporter who was there every step


Heirs of the Founders: The Epic Rivalry of Henry Clay, John Calhoun and Daniel Webster, the Second Generation of American Giants Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385542531
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Published: Doubleday - November 13th, 2018

From New York Times bestselling historian H. W. Brands comes the riveting story of how, in nineteenth-century America, a new set of political giants battled to complete the unfinished work of the Founding Fathers and decide the future of our democracy


Impeaching the President: Past, Present, and Future Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780872867628
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Published: City Lights Books - October 16th, 2018

"Impeaching the President is lucid, balanced, and deeply informed. Anyone in search of a reasoned guide to the unreason of our current situation should read it."--Elizabeth Kolbert, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sixth Extinction


Wit's End: What Wit Is, How It Works, and Why We Need It Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393254945
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 13th, 2018

Much more than a knack for snappy comebacks, wit is the quick, instinctive intelligence that allows us to think, say, or do the right thing at the right time in the right place. In this whimsical book, James Geary explores every facet of wittiness, from its role in innovation to why puns are the highest form of wit.


In Praise of Disobedience: The Soul of Man Under Socialism and Other Works Cover Image
By Oscar Wilde, Neil Bartlett (Introduction by)
$22.95
ISBN: 9781788730334
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Published: Verso - November 13th, 2018

Works of Wilde's annus mirabilis of 1891 in one volume, with an introduction by renowned British playwright.


Homebody: A Guide to Creating Spaces You Never Want to Leave Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780062801975
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Published: Harper Design - November 6th, 2018


The Secret Language of Cats: How to Understand Your Cat for a Better, Happier Relationship Cover Image
By Susanne Schotz, Peter Kuras (Translator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781335013897
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Published: Hanover Square Press - November 6th, 2018

Have you ever wondered what your cat is saying?


Hope and Other Superpowers: A Life-Affirming, Love-Defending, Butt-Kicking, World-Saving Manifesto Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501179655
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 6th, 2018

Overwhelmed by the news cycle and the state of affairs in our world? Pastor, blogger, and powerful voice in the Resistance, John Pavlovitz has the answer: this rousing and inspirational guide, drawing from lessons of our favorite superheroes, for how we can band together, live more heroically (and meaningfully), and save the world.


The Eternal City: A History of Rome Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781681775425
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Published: Pegasus Books - November 6th, 2018

Ferdinand Addis addresses these questions by tracing the history of the "Eternal City" told through the dramatic key moments in its history: from the mythic founding of Rome in 753 BC, via such landmarks as the murder of Caesar in 44 BC, the coronation of Charlemagne in AD 800 and the reinvention of the imperial ideal, the painting of the Sistine chapel, the trial of Galileo, Mussolini's March on


Under a Darkening Sky: The American Experience in Nazi Europe: 1939-1941 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781681777368
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Published: Pegasus Books - November 6th, 2018

A poignant and powerful portrait of Europe in the years between 1939 and 1941--as the Nazi menace marches toward the greatest man-made catastrophe the world has ever experienced--Under A Darkening Sky focuses on a diverse group of expatriate Americans.


The War Before the War: Fugitive Slaves and the Struggle for America's Soul from the Revolution to the Civil War Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781594204050
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Published: Penguin Press - November 6th, 2018

The devastating story of how fugitive slaves drove the nation to Civil War


Churchill: Walking with Destiny Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781101980996
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Published: Viking - November 6th, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

One of The Wall Street Journal’s Ten Best Books of 2018
One of The Economist’s Best Books of 2018
One of The New York Timess Notable Books of 2018


Solomon's Code: Humanity in a World of Thinking Machines Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781681778709
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Published: Pegasus Books - November 6th, 2018

Whether in medicine, money, or love, technologies powered by forms of artificial intelligence are playing an increasingly prominent role in our lives. As we cede more decisions to thinking machines, we face new questions about staying safe, keeping a job and having a say over the direction of our lives.


Landing on the Edge of Eternity: Twenty-Four Hours at Omaha Beach Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781681778662
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Published: Pegasus Books - November 6th, 2018

Before World War II, Normandy's Plage d'Or coast was best known for its sleepy villages and holiday destinations. Early in 1944, German commander Field Marshal Erwin Rommel took one look at the gentle, sloping sands and announced "They will come here " He was referring to "Omaha Beach"--the prime American D-Day landing site.