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The Second Mountain: The Quest for a Moral Life Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780812993264
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Published: Random House - April 16th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Everybody tells you to live for a cause larger than yourself, but how exactly do you do it? The author of The Road to Character explores what it takes to lead a meaningful life in a self-centered world.


The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250313577
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Published: Flatiron Books - April 23rd, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“In her book, Melinda tells the stories of the inspiring people she’s met through her work all over the world, digs into the data, and powerfully illustrates issues that need our attention—from child marriage to gender inequity in the workplace.” — President Barack Obama


Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America's Heartland Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781541644984
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Published: Basic Books - March 5th, 2019

A physician reveals how right-wing backlash policies have mortal consequences -- even for the white voters they promise to help

Named one of the most anticipated books of 2019 by Esquire and the Boston Globe


Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out? Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250178268
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - April 16th, 2019

Thirty years ago Bill McKibben offered one of the earliest warnings about climate change. Now he broadens the warning: the entire human game, he suggests, has begun to play itself out.


Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781419729072
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - March 12th, 2019

Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525559535
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Published: Penguin Press - April 2nd, 2019

The New York Times bestseller.

A profound new rendering of the struggle by African-Americans for equality after the Civil War and the violent counter-revolution that resubjugated them, as seen through the prism of the war of images and ideas that have left an enduring racist stain on the American mind.


Wild Mercy: Living the Fierce and Tender Wisdom of the Women Mystics Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781683641568
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Published: Sounds True - April 2nd, 2019

Wild Mercy is essential reading for anyone ready to awaken the feminine mystic within and birth her loving, creative, and untamed power into the world.

"Mystical brilliance at its best." —Caroline Myss


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Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780316409131
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - May 7th, 2019

A Bill Gates Summer Reading Pick

A "riveting and illuminating" (Yuval Noah Harari) new theory of how and why some nations recover from trauma and others don't, by the Pulitzer-Prize-winning author of the landmark bestsellers Guns, Germs, and Steel and Collapse.


No Visible Bruises: What We Don’t Know About Domestic Violence Can Kill Us Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635570977
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - May 7th, 2019

“A seminal and breathtaking account of why home is the most dangerous place to be a woman . . . A tour de force.” —Eve Ensler

"Terrifying, courageous reportage from our internal war zone." Andrew Solomon

"Extraordinary." New York Times ,“Editor’s Choice”


On Being Human: A Memoir of Waking Up, Living Real, and Listening Hard Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781524743567
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Published: Dutton - June 4th, 2019

An inspirational memoir about how Jennifer Pastiloff's years of waitressing taught her to seek out unexpected beauty, how hearing loss taught her to listen fiercely, how being vulnerable allowed her to find love, and how imperfections can lead to a life full of wild happiness.
 


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$25.95
ISBN: 9780525656302
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Published: Knopf - April 16th, 2019

Own it, snowflakes: you've lost everything you claim to hold dear.


The Right Side of History: How Reason and Moral Purpose Made the West Great Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062857903
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Published: Broadside Books - March 19th, 2019

Now a #1 New York Times Bestseller.

Human beings have never had it better than we have it now in the West. So why are we on the verge of throwing it all away?


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