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  • How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia
    How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia (English, Paperback) Mohsin Hamid

    Follows the journey of a poor, rural boy as he becomes a wealthy business tycoon and the twists of his on-again, off-again romance with an equally successful girl, in this new novel from the best-selling author of The Reluctant Fundamentalist.

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  • Seven Brief Lessons on Physics
    Seven Brief Lessons on Physics (English, Hardback) Carlo Rovelli

    Everything you need to know about the beauty of modern physics in less than 100 pages.In seven brief lessons, Italian theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli guides readers with admirable clarity through the most transformative physics breakthroughs of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. This playful, entertaining and mind-bending introduction to modern physics, already a major bestseller in...

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  • Wonderland
    Wonderland (English, Hardback) Steven Johnson

    The New York Times–bestselling author of How We Got to Now and Where Good Ideas Come From explores the world-changing innovations we made while keeping ourselves entertained. In this lushly illustrated follow-up to the bestselling How We Got to Now, Johnson applies his long-zoom approach to the history of popular entertainment, contending that the pursuit of novelty and wonder is a powerful...

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  • Big Magic
    Big Magic (English, Paperback) Elizabeth Gilbert

    The instant #1 NEW YORK TIMES BestsellerNamed a Hot Fall Read by USA Today, Vanity Fair, Newsday, O Magazine, the Seattle Times, Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Mashable, Pop Sugar, and the San Antonio Express-NewsNamed a Best Book of the Year by Brainpickings and Book Riot"A must read for anyone hoping to live a creative life... I dare you not to be inspired to be brave, to be free, and to be...

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  • On Living
    On Living (English, Hardback) Kerry Egan

    A hospice chaplain passes on wisdom on giving meaning to life, from those taking leave of it. As a hospice chaplain, Kerry Egan didn’t offer sermons or prayers, unless they were requested; in fact, she found, the dying rarely want to talk about God, at least not overtly. Instead, she discovered she’d been granted an invaluable chance to witness firsthand what she calls the “spiritual work of...

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  • Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl
    Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl (English, Paperback) Carrie Brownstein

    From the guitarist of the pioneering band Sleater-Kinney, the book Kim Gordon says "everyone has been waiting for" and aNew York Times Notable Book of 2015-- a candid, funny, and deeply personal look at making a life--and finding yourself--in music.Before Carrie Brownstein became a music icon, she was a young girl growing up in the Pacific Northwest just as it was becoming the setting...

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  • Sudden Death
    Sudden Death (English, Paperback) Alvaro Enrigue

    "Splendid" —New York Times"[A] novel without boundaries." —O, the Oprah Magazine"Mind-bending." —Wall Street JournalA daring, kaleidoscopic novel about the clash of empires and ideas, told through a tennis match in the sixteenth century between the radical Italian artist Caravaggio and the Spanish poet Francisco de Quevedo, played with a ball made from the hair of the beheaded Anne Boleyn....

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  • The Meaning of Marriage
    The Meaning of Marriage (English, Paperback) Timothy Keller

    Incredibly rich with wisdom and insight that will leave the reader, whether single or married, feeling uplifted.”The Washington TimesBased on the acclaimed sermon series by New York Times bestselling author Timothy Keller, this book shows everyoneChristians, skeptics, singles, longtime married couples, and those about to be engagedthe vision of what marriage should be according to the...

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  • Messy
    Messy (English, Hardback) Tim Harford

    From the award-winning columnist and author of the national bestseller The Undercover Economistcomes a provocative big idea book about the genuine benefits of being messy: at home, at work, in the classroom, and beyond.Messy celebrates the power and impact of messiness: why it’s important to all of us, why we resist it, and why we should embrace it. Drawing from new research in...

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  • Exit West
    Exit West (English, Hardback) Mohsin Hamid

    An instant New York Times Bestseller“It was as if Hamid knew what was going to happen to America and the world, and gave us a road map to our future… At once terrifying and … oddly hopeful.” –Ayelet Waldman, The New York Times Book Review“Moving, audacious, and indelibly human.” –Entertainment Weekly, “A” rating“A...

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  • A Separation
    A Separation (English, Hardback) Katie Kitamura

    A mesmerizing, psychologically taut novel about a marriage's end and the secrets we all carry.   A young woman has agreed with her faithless husband: it's time for them to separate. For the moment it's a private matter, a secret between the two of them. As she begins her new life, she gets word that Christopher has gone missing in a remote region in the rugged south of Greece; she reluctantly...

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  • The Churchill Factor
    The Churchill Factor (English, Hardback) Boris Johnson

    From London’s inimitable mayor, Boris Johnson, the story of how Churchill’s eccentric genius shaped not only his world but our own.On the fiftieth anniversary of Churchill’s death, Boris Johnson celebrates the singular brilliance of one of the most important leaders of the twentieth century. Taking on the myths and misconceptions along with the outsized reality, he portrayswith characteristic...

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  • Fever Dream
    Fever Dream (English, Hardback) Samanta Schweblin

    “A wonderful nightmare of a book: tender and frightening, disturbing but compassionate. Fever Dream is a triumph of Schweblin’s outlandish imagination.” –Juan Gábriel Vasquez, author of The Sound of Things Falling and Reputations   A young woman named Amanda lies dying in a rural hospital clinic. A boy named David sits beside her. She’s not his mother. He's not her child. Together, they...

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  • What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours
    What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours (English, Paperback) Helen Oyeyemi

    A VULTURE (NEW YORK MAGAZINE) BEST BOOK OF 2016 SO FAR A TIME MAGAZINE BEST BOOK OF 2016 SO FAR ONE OF THE WASHINGTON POST’S 37 BOOKS WE’VE LOVED SO FAR IN 2016ONE OF APPLE’S BEST BOOKS OF 2016 SO FAR "Transcendent." —The New York Times Book Review"Flawless. . . another masterpiece from an author who seems incapable of writing anything that's less than brilliant." —NPRFrom the...

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  • The Thing with Feathers
    The Thing with Feathers (English, Paperback) Noah Strycker

    An entertaining and profound look at the lives of birds, illuminating their surprising worldand deep connection with humanity.Birds are highly intelligent animals, yet their intelligence is dramatically different from our own and has been little understood. As we learn more about the secrets of bird life, we are unlocking fascinating insights into memory, relationships, game theory, and the nature...

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  • To Sell Is Human
    To Sell Is Human (English, Paperback) Daniel H Pink

    The best-selling author of Drive explores the power of selling while arguing that everyone, including non-professional salespeople, engages in persuasive or "moving" behaviors, in a guide that counsels readers on how to navigate powerful economic changes while building modern negotiating skills. Reprint.

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  • Last Bus to Wisdom
    Last Bus to Wisdom (English, Paperback) Ivan Doig

    Named a Best Book of the Year by the Seattle Times and Kirkus ReviewThe final novel from a great American storyteller.Donal Cameron is being raised by his grandmother, the cook at the legendary Double W ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies, a landscape that gives full rein to an eleven-year-old’s imagination. But when Gram has to have surgery for “female...

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  • The First Muslim
    The First Muslim (English, Paperback) Lesley Hazleton

    The extraordinary life of the man who founded Islam, and the world he inhabitedand remade.Muhammad’s was a life of almost unparalleled historical importance; yet for all the iconic power of his name, the intensely dramatic story of the prophet of Islam is not well known. InThe First Muslim, Lesley Hazleton brings him vibrantly to life. Drawing on early eyewitness sources and on history, politics,...

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  • Dream More
    Dream More (English, Paperback) Dolly Parton

    The legendary Dolly Parton shares her heartfelt hopes and dreams for everyone.Expanding on the popular commencement speech Dolly Parton gave at the University of Tennessee,Dream More is a deeper and richer exploration of the personal philosophy she has forged over the course of her astonishing career as a singer, songwriter, performer, and philanthropist.Dolly elaborates on the four great hopes...

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