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The Art of Asking: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help
The Art of Asking: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help
by Amanda Palmer
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"When we really see each other, we want to help each other." —Amanda Palmer Imagine standing on a box in the middle of a busy city, dressed as a white-faced bride, and silently using your eyes to ask people for money. Or touring Europe in a punk... (read more)

Available November 11, 2014
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The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload
The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload
by Daniel J. Levitin
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New York Times bestselling author and neuroscientist Daniel J. Levitin shifts his keen insights from your brain on music to your brain in a sea of details. The information age is drowning us with an unprecedented deluge of data. At the same time, were... (read more)

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The Broken Eye (Lightbringer #3)
The Broken Eye (Lightbringer #3)
by Brent Weeks
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The Broken Eye continues the spectacular Lightbringer series from the New York Times bestselling author of The Black Prism and The Blinding Knife. As the old gods awaken and satrapies splinter, the Chromeria races to find the only man who can still... (read more)

Available August 26, 2014
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Sex from Scratch Signed Edition
Sex from Scratch Signed Edition
by Sarah Mirk
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With nearly 50 percent of marriages ending in divorce, a growing percentage of women over age 40 choosing not to have children, and more than 3 percent of the population identifying as LGBT, modern life is clearly in need of some modern relationship... (read more)

Available August 25, 2014
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The Bone Clocks Signed Edition
The Bone Clocks Signed Edition
by David Mitchell
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Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize An elegant conjurer of interconnected tales, a genre-bending daredevil, and master prose stylist, David Mitchell has become one of the leading literary voices of his generation. His hypnotic new novel, The Bone Clocks,... (read more)

Available September 26, 2014
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The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan
The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan
by Rick Perlstein
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From the bestselling author of andlt;Iandgt;Nixonlandandlt;/Iandgt;: a dazzling portrait of America on the verge of a nervous breakdown in the tumultuous political and economic times of the 1970s.andlt;brandgt;andlt;brandgt;In January of 1973 Richard... (read more)

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Edgar Allan Poe: The Fever Called Living (Icons)
Edgar Allan Poe: The Fever Called Living (Icons)
by Paul Collins
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Today the name Edgar Allan Poe invokes a tragic genius whose mastery of horror seems inexorably tied to his tormented life. But in his own time, Poe was above all a craftsman—an editor and reviewer desperately trying to earn a living by... (read more)

Available August 26, 2014
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Litigation Under the Federal Open Government Laws (FOIA) 2006
Litigation Under the Federal Open Government Laws (FOIA) 2006
by Harry A. Hammitt and Marc Rotenberg and Melissa Ngo and Mark S. Zaid
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Litigation Under the Federal Open Government Laws, published by EPIC in cooperation with Access Reports and the James Madison Project, is a comprehensive guide to FOIA and open government, essential for anyone interested in open access laws. The book... (read more)

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Working Stiff Signed Edition
Working Stiff Signed Edition
by Judy Melinek and T. J. Mitchell
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The fearless memoir of a young forensic pathologist’s “rookie season” as a NYC medical examiner, and the cases—hair-raising and heartbreaking and impossibly complex—that shaped her as both a physician and a mother. Just two... (read more)

Available September 4, 2014
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More Curious
More Curious
by Sean Wilsey
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In More Curious, Sean Wilsey travels across the U.S., from the launchpad at Cape Canaveral, to the isolated artists' enclave of Marfa, Texas, to the boardrooms and ballrooms of post–9/11 New York City. Wherever he is, Wilsey captures his... (read more)

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Yummy Supper Signed Edition
Yummy Supper Signed Edition
by Erin Scott
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Every health-related culinary trend reaches a tipping point at which it must either evolve or become a cultural cliche; in the case of gluten-free eating, award-winning blogger Erin Scott is the new face of modern, fresh, gluten-free cooking and living... (read more)

Available September 28, 2014
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The Civil War Rivalry Signed Edition
The Civil War Rivalry Signed Edition
by Kerry Eggers
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Since 1894, the Ducks and the Beavers have squared off on the gridiron to do battle for football bragging rights in Oregon. It's a rivalry that pits family members against one another, splitting the allegiance of an entire state. Award-winning sports... (read more)

Available September 2, 2014
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Hiking Waterfalls in Oregon Signed Edition
Hiking Waterfalls in Oregon Signed Edition
by Adam Sawyer
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A beautiful, full-color guidebook to more than 100 of the best waterfall hikes in Oregon.... (read more)

Available August 21, 2014
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The 12 Bottle Bar Signed Edition
The 12 Bottle Bar Signed Edition
by David Solmonson and Lesley Jacobs Solmonson
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We're living in the midst of a cocktail renaissance--artisanal cocktails, celebrity mixologists, drinks menus as important as the wine list--and here is a renaissance guide for the home bartender. An ingenious new approach to making cocktails, The 12... (read more)

Available September 18, 2014
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The Ultra Thin Man Signed Edition
The Ultra Thin Man Signed Edition
by Patrick Swenson
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In the twenty-second century, a future in which mortaline wire controls the weather on the settled planets and entire refugee camps drowse in drug-induced slumber, no one—alive or dead, human or alien—is quite what they... (read more)

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Dear Luke, We Need to Talk, Darth Signed Edition
Dear Luke, We Need to Talk, Darth Signed Edition
by John Moe
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“Dear Luke, We Need to Talk, Darth is proof that a funny book on pop culture doesn't have to be snide and nasty. I loved everything about it.” Jim... (read more)

Available September 8, 2014
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Charley Harper's What's in the Coral Reef? Signed Edition
Charley Harper's What's in the Coral Reef? Signed Edition
by Charley Harper and Zoe Burke
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The third book in Pomegranate's successful Nature Discovery Series, Charley Harper's What's in the Coral Reef? explores the abundance and variety of coral reef sea life. Zoe Burke's rhyming text introduces young readers to fifty different reef dwellers... (read more)

Available September 13, 2014
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The Home Place
The Home Place
by Carrie La Seur
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Carrie La Seur makes her remarkable debut with The Home Place, a mesmerizing, emotionally evocative, and atmospheric literary novel in the vein of The House Girl and A Land More Kind Than Home, in which a successful lawyer is pulled back into her... (read more)

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Heir of Fire Signed Edition
Heir of Fire Signed Edition
by Sarah J. Maas
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Celaena has survived deadly contests and shattering heartbreak—but at an unspeakable cost. Now, she must travel to a new land to confront her darkest truth . . . a truth about her heritage that could change her life—and her future&... (read more)

Available September 11, 2014
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The Paying Guests
The Paying Guests
by Sarah Waters
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“An exquisitely tuned exploration of class in post-Edwardian Britain — with really hot sex....Tension is high from the first paragraph....Waters is a master of pacing, and her metaphor-laced prose is a delight…until the last page, the... (read more)

Available September 16, 2014
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