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The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101911532
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Published: Vintage - January 30th, 2018

A National Geographic Best Book of the Year

National Bestseller


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I Am, I Am, I Am: Seventeen Brushes with Death Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780525520221
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - February 6th, 2018

"I Am I Am I Am is a gripping and glorious investigation of death that leaves the reader feeling breathless, grateful, and fully alive. Maggie O'Farrell is a miracle in every sense. I will never forget this book."
--Ann Patchett


Everything Happens for a Reason: And Other Lies I've Loved Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399592065
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Published: Random House - February 6th, 2018

"A meditation on sense-making when there's no sense to be made, on letting go when we can't hold on, and on being unafraid even when we're terrified."--Lucy Kalanithi


Halfway: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501112607
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Published: Scribner Book Company - February 6th, 2018

From a searing new literary voice, a raw, compulsively readable memoir about a young man seeking hope, community, and ultimately recovery from addiction in a series of halfway houses and boys' homes--the first book to so vividly capture this world.


A Kind of Mirraculas Paradise: A True Story about Schizophrenia Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501134036
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Published: Scribner Book Company - January 23rd, 2018

Dazzlingly, daringly written, marrying the thoughtful originality of Maggie Nelson's The Argonauts with the revelatory power of Neurotribes and The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down, this propulsive, stunning book illuminates the experience of living with schizophrenia like never before.


Six Encounters with Lincoln: A President Confronts Democracy and Its Demons Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143111238
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Published: Penguin Books - February 6th, 2018

"Fascinating reading. . .this book eerily reflects some of today's key issues." - The New York Times Book Review

From an award-winning historian, an engrossing look at how Abraham Lincoln grappled with the challenges of leadership in an unruly democracy


Tell Me More: Stories about the 12 Hardest Things I'm Learning to Say Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399588372
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Published: Random House - January 9th, 2018

A story-driven collection of essays on the twelve powerful phrases we use to sustain our relationships, from the New York Times bestselling author of Glitter and Glue and The Middle Place

"Kelly Corrigan takes on all the big, difficult questions here, with great warmth and courage."--Glennon Doyle


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The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501169373
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 16th, 2018

* INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER *

"Stunning...heartrending...this year's When Breath Becomes Air." --Nora Krug, The Washington Post

"Beautiful and haunting." --Matt McCarthy, MD, USA TODAY

"Deeply affecting...simultaneously heartbreaking and funny." --People (Book of the Week)


Tears of Salt: A Doctor's Story Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780393651287
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 9th, 2018

Situated more than one hundred miles off Italy's southern coast, the rocky island of Lampedusa has hit world headlines in recent years as the first port of call for hundreds of thousands of African and Middle Eastern refugees fleeing civil war and terrorism and hoping to make a new life in Europe. Dr.


A Consequential President: The Legacy of Barack Obama Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250160485
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Published: Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin - January 9th, 2018

A Consequential President by Michael D'Antonio is a bold assessment of the lasting successes and major achievements of President Obama.


Furnishing Eternity: A Father, a Son, a Coffin, and a Measure of Life Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781501105944
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Published: Scribner Book Company - January 2nd, 2018

"Giffels does well as a voice of the Midwest...but this is for everyone." --Library Journal

From the acclaimed author of The Hard Way on Purpose, a vibrant, heartfelt memoir about confronting mortality, surviving loss, finding resilience in one's Midwest roots and seeking a father's wisdom through an unusual woodworking project--constructing his own coffin.


A Really Good Day: How Microdosing Made a Mega Difference in My Mood, My Marriage, and My Life Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101973721
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Published: Anchor Books - January 9th, 2018

"Relentlessly honest and surprisingly funny." - The Washington Post

"Genuinely brave and human." --The New York Times

"Wildly brilliant." --Elle


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