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  • Go Tell It on the Mountain
    Go Tell It on the Mountain (English, Paperback) James Baldwin

    "Mountain," Baldwin said, "is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else." Go Tell It On The Mountain, first published in 1953, is Baldwin's first major work, a novel that has established itself as an American classic. With lyrical precision, psychological directness, resonating symbolic power, and a rage that is at once unrelenting and compassionate, Baldwin chronicles a...

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  • At the Dark End of the Street
    At the Dark End of the Street (English, Paperback) Professor Danielle L McGuire

    Rosa Parks was often described as a sweet and reticent elderly woman whose tired feet caused her to defy segregation on Montgomery’s city buses, and whose supposedly solitary, spontaneous act sparked the 1955 bus boycott that gave birth to the civil rights movement. The truth of who Rosa Parks was and what really lay beneath the 1955 boycott is far different from anything previously written.In...

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  • Giovanni's Room
    Giovanni's Room (English, Paperback) James Baldwin

    Set in the 1950s Paris of American expatriates, liaisons, and violence, a young man finds himself caught between desire and conventional morality. With a sharp, probing imagination, James Baldwin's now-classic narrative delves into the mystery of loving and creates a moving, highly controversial story of death and passion that reveals the unspoken complexities of the human heart.

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  • The Story of the Human Body
    The Story of the Human Body (English, Paperback) Daniel Lieberman

    In this landmark book of popular science, Daniel E. Lieberman gives us a lucid and engaging account of how the human body evolved over millions of years. He illuminates the major transformations that contributed to key adaptations to the body: the rise of bipedalism; the shift to a non-fruit-based diet; the advent of hunting and gathering; and how cultural changes like the Agricultural and...

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  • Going Clear
    Going Clear (English, Paperback) Lawrence Wright

    The Basis For The New HBO Documentary. A National Book Award and National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist.Scientology presents itself as a scientific approach to spiritual enlightenment, but its practices have long been shrouded in mystery. Now Lawrence Wright—armed with his investigative talents, years of archival research, and more than two hundred personal interviews with current and former...

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  • Poder Sin Limites
    Poder Sin Limites (Spanish, Paperback) Anthony Robbins

    Reveals the secrets of neurolinguistic programming and explains how to master both mind and body while gaining emotional and financial freedom and increasing self-confidence.

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  • Go Tell It on the Mountain
    Go Tell It on the Mountain (English, Paperback) James Baldwin

    ?Mountain,? Baldwin said, ?is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else.? Go Tell It on the Mountain, originally published in 1953, is Baldwin's first major work, a novel that has established itself as an American classic. With lyrical precision, psychological directness, resonating symbolic power, and a rage that is at once unrelenting and compassionate, Baldwin...

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  • Open Water Swimming Manual
    Open Water Swimming Manual (English, Paperback) Dr Lynne Cox

    Lynne Cox has set open water swimming records across the world, and now she has focused her decades-long experience and expertise into this definitive guide to swimming. Cox methodically addresses what is needed to succeed at and enjoy open water swimming, including choosing the right bathing suit and sunscreen; surviving in dangerous weather conditions, currents, and waves; confronting various...

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  • Veronica Mars: The Thousand-Dollar Tan Line
    Veronica Mars: The Thousand-Dollar Tan Line (English, Paperback) Rob Thomas

    From Rob Thomas, the creator of the television series and movie phenomenonVeronica Mars, comes the first book in a thrilling mystery series that picks up where the feature film left off....

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  • Norwegian Wood
    Norwegian Wood (English, Paperback) Haruki Murakami

    First American Publication...

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  • Black Diamond
    Black Diamond (English, Paperback) Martin Walker

    The third installment in the delightful, internationally acclaimed series featuring Chief of Police Bruno....

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  • Book of Ages
    Book of Ages (English, Paperback) Associate Professor of History and American Studies Jill Lepore

    NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST...

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  • La Dieta del Metabolismo Acelerado
    La Dieta del Metabolismo Acelerado (Multiple languages, Paperback) Haylie Pomroy

    An easy-to-follow plan demonstrates how to alternate nutritious foods in specific combinations to confuse one's metabolism and turn the body into a fat-burning machine.

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  • Several Short Sentences about Writing
    Several Short Sentences about Writing (English, Paperback) Verlyn Klinkenborg

    An indispensable and distinctive book that will help anyone who wants to write, write better, or have a clearer understanding of what it means for them to be writing, from widely admired writer and teacher Verlyn Klinkenborg. Klinkenborg believes that most of our received wisdom about how writing works is not only wrong but an obstacle to our ability to write. InSeveral Short Sentences About...

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  • Dept. of Speculation
    Dept. of Speculation (English, Paperback) Jenny Offill

    ONE OF THE 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR - THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW...

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  • Tales from Watership Down
    Tales from Watership Down (English, Paperback) Richard Adams

    Tales From Watership Down is the enchanting sequel to Richard Adams’s bestselling Watership Down, the enduring classic of contemporary literature that introduced millions of readers to a vivid and distinctive world. Here, he returns to the delightful characters we know and love—including Fiver, Hazel, Bigwig, Dandelion, and the legendary rabbit hero El-ahrairah—and presents new heroes as they...

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  • Wild
    Wild (English, Paperback) Cheryl Strayed

    #1 NATIONAL BESTSELLERNOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTUREAt twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother’s death, her family scattered and her own marriage was soon destroyed. Four years later, with nothing more to lose, she made the most impulsive decision of her life. With no experience or training, driven only by blind will, she would hike more than a thousand...

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  • The Second Sex
    The Second Sex (English, Paperback) Simone Beauvoir de

    Newly translated and unabridged in English for the first time, Simone de Beauvoir’s masterwork is a powerful analysis of the Western notion of “woman,” and a groundbreaking exploration of inequality and otherness. This long-awaited new edition reinstates significant portions of the original French text that were cut in the first English translation. Vital and groundbreaking, Beauvoir’s...

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  • The Devil's Cave
    The Devil's Cave (English, Paperback) Martin Walker

    It's spring in St. Denis. The village choir is preparing for its Easter concert, the wildflowers are blooming, and among the lazy whorls of the river a dead woman is found floating in a boat. This means another case for Bruno, the town's cherished chief of police....

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  • On Saudi Arabia
    On Saudi Arabia (English, Paperback) Karen Elliott House

    With over thirty years of experience writing about Saudi Arabia, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and former publisher of The Wall Street Journal Karen Elliott House has an unprecedented knowledge of life inside this shrouded kingdom. Through anecdotes, observation, analysis, and extensive interviews, she navigates the maze in which Saudi citizens find themselves trapped and reveals the sometimes...

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