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Amnesia
Amnesia
by Peter Carey
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A twisting thriller-like tale, Carey's timely political drama resonates with disturbing parallels to today's global politics, cyber criminals, and covert CIA actions.... (read more)

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In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette
In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette
by Hampton Sides
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Truly a great adventure story, Sides's thrilling tale of the 1879 polar expedition of the USS Jeannette left me slack-jawed and wide-eyed. Vividly experience the grim, harrowing journey into a frozen world and discover the fate of the heroic crew... (read more)

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Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us
Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us
by Daniel H. Pink
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Without being preachy or didactic, Daniel H. Pink shows readers how to direct their own lives, improve their work, and do something that really matters — and he provides all the motivation they'll need to get up and do it. Better than a how-to, this... (read more)

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Boss Monster: The Dungeon Building Card Game
Boss Monster: The Dungeon Building Card Game
by Brotherwise Games
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Build deadly dungeons, amass enticing loot and souls, and lure adventurers to their defeat in this addictively fun and beautifully designed retro-inspired game. Chock-full of nostalgic references to 8-bit video games and geeky pop culture, fast-paced... (read more)

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The Silkworm (Cormoran Strike Novel)
The Silkworm (Cormoran Strike Novel)
by Robert Galbraith
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An alluring mystery written in a classic style, the new Cormoran Strike novel from J. K. Rowling (Galbraith is a pseudonym) is utterly satisfying. Gritty, well-paced, and peopled with compelling characters, The Silkworm is a compulsive, clue-driven read.... (read more)

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The Kings County Distillery Guide to Urban Moonshining: How to Make and Drink Whiskey
The Kings County Distillery Guide to Urban Moonshining: How to Make and Drink Whiskey
by Colin Spoelman and David Haskell
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Budding bootleggers and whiskey fans alike will prize this motivating guide from the Brooklyn distillery. Complete with whiskey history, easy-to-follow instructions for home distilling, and an introduction on the recent trend toward craft spirits, this... (read more)

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The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine
The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine
by Michael Lewis
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The roots of the bubble and the story of Wall Street's collapse can be told no clearer — nor with as much humor — as by Michael Lewis. If you read only one book that explains the current economic crisis, make it The Big Short.... (read more)

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Gardening at the Dragon's Gate: At Work in the Wild and Cultivated World
Gardening at the Dragon's Gate: At Work in the Wild and Cultivated World
by Wendy Johnson
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An indispensable guide filled with useful information culled from a lifetime of experience. Reading Johnson's delightful book is a Zen-like experience in itself.... (read more)

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Flash Boys
Flash Boys
by Michael Lewis
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Lewis yet again pens an investigative and insightful story of money and finance, proving once more his skill at capturing what defines our era.... (read more)

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Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life
Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life
by Karen Armstrong
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A thoughtful guidebook designed to make for a kinder humanity, Armstrong's inspiring and transformative examination of altruism and empathy will hopefully reach the wide audience it rightly deserves.... (read more)

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Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army
Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army
by Jeremy Scahill
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Enter the secretive world of the most powerful private army on the planet. Here Scahill exposes the disturbing story of Blackwater, a shadowy private company offering specialized military services for hire. A dark study of both the organization and the... (read more)

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Geek Dad: Awesomely Geeky Projects and Activities for Dads and Kids to Share
Geek Dad: Awesomely Geeky Projects and Activities for Dads and Kids to Share
by Ken Denmead
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This book is awesome! You don't even need a kid to enjoy the imaginative and techie activities in Geek Dad. Sure, kids will love it, but don't let that stop you from picking up a copy for yourself.... (read more)

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The Terror
The Terror
by Dan Simmons
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This book is based factually on the missing Franklin expedition, last seen by Europeans in July of 1845. The HMS Erabus and the ill-named HMS Terror were the space shuttles of their day, and Dan Simmons spins a haunting and suspenseful tale of this... (read more)

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The Terror
The Terror
by Dan Simmons
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This book is based factually on the missing Franklin expedition, last seen by Europeans in July of 1845. The HMS Erabus and the ill-named HMS Terror were the space shuttles of their day, and Dan Simmons spins a haunting and suspenseful tale of this... (read more)

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The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind
The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind
by Michio Kaku
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Illuminating and full of surprises, this insightful read offers a survey of what scientists are learning about the remarkable powers of the brain and the latest advances that point to what the future might hold. It will change the way you think &mdash... (read more)

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The Horse Boy Signed Edition
The Horse Boy Signed Edition
by Rupert Isaacson
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An extraordinary tale filled with heart, The Horse Boy tells the moving story of the Isaacson family’s quest to heal their son Rowan of autism. An inspiring journey for every reader.... (read more)

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Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq
Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq
by Thomas E Ricks
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A book so timely, it should be required reading. Hardly a polemic, this detailed and well-researched book succinctly explains how we got into this war and how each touchpoint has been bungled along the way.... (read more)

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The Great Warming: Climate Change and the Rise and Fall of Civilizations
The Great Warming: Climate Change and the Rise and Fall of Civilizations
by Brian Fagan
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In this troubling but well-told tale, Fagan walks us through the history of world climate change — and how it has affected the rise and fall of civilizations. Perfect for fans of history and the environment alike.... (read more)

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Tokyo Vice: An American Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
Tokyo Vice: An American Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
by Jake Adelstein
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Tokyo Vice is an almost unbelievable story of organized crime, human trafficking, and officials who look the other way, told by an American reporter — working for a Japanese newspaper — determined to expose the crimes. Adelstein's courage and... (read more)

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Think Like a Freak: The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain
Think Like a Freak: The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain
by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
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Sharpen your insight in the world around you by training your brain to think differently. Bold and funny, this fascinating book teaches readers how to apply the genius approach behind Freakonomics and see the world unconventionally, yet more clearly.... (read more)

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