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The Future Is Disabled: Prophecies, Love Notes and Mourning Songs By Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781551528915
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - October 4th, 2022

In The Future Is Disabled, Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha asks some provocative questions: What if, in the near future, the majority of people will be disabled--and what if that's not a bad thing?


On Community (Field Notes #8) By Casey Plett Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781771965774
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Published: Biblioasis - November 7th, 2023

Shortlisted for the 2024 Lambda Literary Award for Transgender Nonfiction - Finalist for the 2024 Leslie Feinberg Award for Trans and Gender-Variant Literature - One of CBC Books' Canadian Nonfiction to Read in the Fall - A Tyee Best Book of 2023 - A CBC Books Best Nonfiction Book of 2023 - A Hamilton Review of Books Best Book of 2023


The Lies of the Land: Seeing Rural America for What It Is—and Isn’t By Steven Conn Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780226826905
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Published: University of Chicago Press - October 10th, 2023

A "piercing, unsentimental" (New Yorker) history that boldly challenges the idea of a rural American crisis.
 
It seems everyone has an opinion about rural America. Is it gripped in a tragic decline? Or is it on the cusp of a glorious revival? Is it the key to understanding America today?


Julian of Norwich: The Showings: Uncovering the Face of the Feminine in Revelations of Divine Love By Mirabai Starr, Richard Rohr (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Mirabai Starr, Richard Rohr (Foreword by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781642970364
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Published: Hampton Roads Publishing - April 1st, 2022

"As a major fan and promoter of Julian of Norwich, whom I call 'my favorite mystic', it is genuinely exciting to find such a faithful but freeing translation of Julian's long-lost Showings. Now they are no longer lost—for anyone!" —Fr.


Billionaire Wilderness: The Ultra-Wealthy and the Remaking of the American West (Princeton Studies in Cultural Sociology #24) By Justin Farrell Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780691217123
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Published: Princeton University Press - March 2nd, 2021

A revealing look at the intersection of wealth, philanthropy, and conservation


The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements By Eric Hoffer Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060505912
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - January 19th, 2010

“Its theme is political fanaticism, with which it deals severely and brilliantly.” —New Yorker

The famous bestseller with “concise insight into what drives the mind of the fanatic and the dynamics of a mass movement” (Wall St. Journal) by the legendary San Francisco longshoreman.


Hebrewisms of West Africa By Joseph J. Williams, Lushena Books (Other) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781631825910
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Published: Lushena Books - June 8th, 2017

Hebrewisms of West Africa


Unfuck Your Boundaries: Build Better Relationships Through Consent, Communication, and Expressing Your Needs By Faith G. Harper Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781621061007
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Published: Microcosm Publishing - January 14th, 2020

Boundaries are the ways we communicate our needs. They are what allow us to feel safe among strangers, in everyday interactions, and in our closest relationships. When we have healthy boundaries, we have a strong foundation in an uncertain world. And when someone crosses your boundaries, or you cross someone else's, the results range from unsettling to catastrophic.


Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design By Charles Montgomery Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780374534882
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 7th, 2014

A globe-trotting, eye-opening exploration of how cities can—and do—make us happier people

Charles Montgomery's Happy City is revolutionizing the way we think about urban life.


Transgender Warriors: Making History from Joan of Arc to Dennis Rodman By Leslie Feinberg Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780807079416
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Published: Beacon Press - June 30th, 1997

“The foundational text that gave me life-changing context, helping me to understand who I was and who came before me.”—Tourmaline, activist and filmmaker


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Invisible Influence: The Hidden Forces that Shape Behavior By Jonah Berger Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781476759739
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 20th, 2017

In Invisible Influence, the New York Times bestselling author of Contagious explores the subtle influences that affect the decisions we make—from what we buy, to the careers we choose, to what we eat.

“Jonah Berger has done it again: written a fascinating book that brims with ideas and tools for how to think about the world.” —Charles


A diverse collection of autistic voices that highlights how parents can avoid common mistakes and misconceptions, and make their child feel truly accepted, valued, and celebrated for who they are.