Named one of Library Journal’s Best Religion & Spirituality Books of 2019
An Unorthodox Guide to Everything Jewish
Deeply knowing, highly entertaining, and just a little bit irreverent, this unputdownable encyclopedia of all things Jewish and Jew-ish covers culture, religion, history, habits, language, and more.$28.00ISBN: 9781501137235Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - October 22nd, 2019
Award-winning journalist and New York Times bestselling author Joe Posnanski enters the world of Harry Houdini and his legions of devoted fans in an immersive, entertaining, and magical work on the illusionist’s impact on American culture—and why his legacy endures to this day.
Harry Houdini. Say his name and a number of things come to mind. Escapes. Illusions.$28.00ISBN: 9781451659108Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - October 1st, 2019
The New York Times bestselling coauthor of Sex at Dawn explores the ways in which “progress” has perverted the way we live: how we eat, learn, feel, mate, parent, communicate, work, and die.
Most of us have instinctive evidence the world is ending—balmy December days, face-to-face conversation replaced with heads-to-screens zomboidism, a world at const$29.95ISBN: 9780691179612Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Princeton University Press - October 1st, 2019
From the New York Times bestselling author of Everything Happens for a Reason: And Other Lies I've Loved, a fascinating look at the world of Christian women celebrities$30.00ISBN: 9781610397964Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: PublicAffairs - October 1st, 2019
From language to culture to cultural collision: the story of how humans invented history, from the Stone Age to the Virtual Age$19.99ISBN: 9780062943385Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: William Morrow - October 1st, 2019
What’s the actual secret to happiness? Great memories! Meik Wiking—happiness researcher and New York Times bestselling author of The Little Book of Hygge and The Little Book of Lykke—shows us how to create memories that make life sweet in this charming book.
Do you remember your first kiss? The day you graduated?$27.00ISBN: 9780525509288Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: One World - August 13th, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the National Book Award–winning author of Stamped from the Beginning comes a “groundbreaking” (Time) approach to understanding and uprooting racism and inequality in our society—and in ourselves.$18.00ISBN: 9780525512196Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Spiegel & Grau - August 20th, 2019
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In Sapiens, he explored our past. In Homo Deus, he looked to our future. Now, one of the most innovative thinkers on the planet turns to the present to make sense of today’s most pressing issues.$18.00ISBN: 9780812985818Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Random House Trade Paperbacks - August 27th, 2019
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A timely and important book that challenges everything we think we know about cultivating true belonging in our communities, organizations, and culture, from the #1 bestselling author of Rising Strong, Daring Greatly, and The Gifts of Imperfection$20.00ISBN: 9780593136058Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Crown - September 10th, 2019
The prescient New York Times writer delivers an urgent wake-up call to all Americans exposing the alarming rise of anti-Semitism in this country—and explains what we can do to defeat it.
$30.00ISBN: 9780374184469Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 27th, 2019
As an increasingly polarized America fights over the legacy of racism, Susan Neiman, author of the contemporary philosophical classic Evil in Modern Thought, asks what we can learn from the Germans about confronting the evils of the past$18.00ISBN: 9780735224919Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Penguin Books - August 20th, 2019
A finalist for the 2018 National Book Critics Circle Award in Nonfiction
A New York Times Notable Book
Bloomberg Best Book of 2018
The New York Times bestseller!