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Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions from Tiny Mortals about Death Cover Image
By Caitlin Doughty, Dianne Ruz (Illustrator)
$25.95
ISBN: 9780393652703
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 10th, 2019

Every day, funeral director Caitlin Doughty receives dozens of questions about death. The best questions come from kids. What would happen to an astronaut's body if it were pushed out of a space shuttle? Do people poop when they die? Can Grandma have a Viking funeral?


Lifespan: Why We Age—and Why We Don't Have To Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501191978
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Published: Atria Books - September 10th, 2019

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A paradigm-shifting book from an acclaimed Harvard Medical School scientist and one of Time’s most influential people.

It’s a seemingly undeniable truth that aging is inevitable. But what if everything we’ve been taught to believe about aging is wrong?


Good Habits, Bad Habits: The Science of Making Positive Changes That Stick Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250159076
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 2019

A landmark book about how we form habits, and what we can do with this knowledge to make positive change


Permission to Feel: Unlocking the Power of Emotions to Help Our Kids, Ourselves, and Our Society Thrive Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250212849
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Published: Celadon Books - September 3rd, 2019

The mental well-being of children and adults is shockingly poor. Marc Brackett, author of Permission to Feel, knows why. And he knows what we can do.
"We have a crisis on our hands, and its victims are our children."


Bedlam: An Intimate Journey Into America's Mental Health Crisis Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525541318
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Published: Avery - October 2019

A psychiatrist and award-winning documentarian sheds light on the mental-health-care crisis in the United States.


Hivemind: The New Science of Tribalism in Our Divided World Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538713327
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 3rd, 2019

At the crossroads between The Shallows and Presence, Hivemind is a provocative look at how communities can sync up around shared ideas, and how this hive mentality is contributing to today's polarized times.


A Beginner's Guide to the End: Practical Advice for Living Life and Facing Death Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501157165
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 16th, 2019

The first ever practical, compassionate, and comprehensive guide to dying—and living fully until you do.

“There is nothing wrong with you for dying,” palliative care doctor B.J. Miller and Shoshana Berger write in A Beginner’s Guide to the End.


How the Brain Lost Its Mind: Sex, Hysteria, and the Riddle of Mental Illness Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735214552
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Published: Avery - August 20th, 2019

A noted neurologist challenges the widespread misunderstanding of brain disease and mental illness.


The Intelligence Trap: Why Smart People Make Dumb Mistakes Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393651423
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 6th, 2019

Smart people are not only just as prone to making mistakes as everyone else, they may be even more susceptible to them. This is the "intelligence trap," the subject of David Robson's fascinating and provocative book.


Present through the End: A Caring Companion's Guide for Accompanying the Dying Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781611807684
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Published: Shambhala - August 27th, 2019

A trusted companion and go-to resource for everyone supporting someone at the end of life--from the moment we first learn that someone is dying through the time of death and beyond.


Advice for Future Corpses (and Those Who Love Them): A Practical Perspective on Death and Dying Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501182181
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Published: Gallery Books - June 18th, 2019

A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK CRITICS’ TOP 10 BOOK OF THE YEAR

“In its loving, fierce specificity, this book on how to die is also a blessedly saccharine-free guide for how to live” (The New York Times).

Former NEA fellow and Pushcart Prize-winning writer Sallie Tisdale offers a lyrical, thought-provoking, yet practical perspective on dea


The Case Against Reality: Why Evolution Hid the Truth from Our Eyes Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393254693
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 13th, 2019

Challenging leading scientific theories that claim that our senses report back objective reality, cognitive scientist Donald Hoffman argues that while we should take our perceptions seriously, we should not take them literally. How can it be possible that the world we see is not objective reality? And how can our senses be useful if they are not communicating the truth?


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