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I Could Chew on This: And Other Poems by Dogs

Francesco Marciuliano

A dog's the best friend any boy or girl could have. And, as this canine companion to the New York Times bestselling book I Could Pee on This reveals, they can give cats some competition as the best poet in the house. "I Dropped a Ball," and "Can You... (read more)

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Imagination Illustrated: The Jim Henson Journal

Karen Falk

Jim Henson's iconic puppet characters, fantastic worlds, and warm humor have delighted millions of people of all ages. His incredibly diverse body of work, from the Muppets to the world of The Dark Crystal, reveals his charm and genius to fans old and... (read more)

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Great House

Nicole Krauss

Nicole Krauss, author of the bestselling History of Love, showcases her brilliant storytelling yet again. Her artistic way of weaving a tale and the amazing characters she develops are beyond compare. It's no wonder she's featured on the New Yorker's 20... (read more)

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Another Insane Devotion: On the Love of Cats and Persons

Peter Trachtenberg

From “a genuine American Dostoevsky” (The Washington Post): a dazzling, funny, bittersweet exploration of the mysteries of relationship, both human and animal. When his favorite cat Biscuit goes missing, Peter Trachtenberg sets out to find... (read more)

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Mariposa Road: The First Butterfly Big Year

Robert Michael Pyle

With a love for adventure as great as his lifelong fascination with butterflies, America’s best-known lepidopterist set himself an irresistible challenge: how many of the 800 species of butterflies known in the United States could he track... (read more)

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The Lost Years

Mary Higgins Clark

The #1 bestselling Queen of Suspense delivers “a breathless murder mystery and a hunt for what may be the most precious religious and archeological treasure of all time” (BookReporter.com). Biblical scholar Jonathan Lyons believes he has... (read more)

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Multivariable Calculus: Early Transcendentals

Jon Rogawski

Organized to support an "early transcendentals" approach to the multivariable section of the course, this version of Rogawski's highly anticipated text presents calculus with solid mathematical precision but with an everyday sensibility... (read more)

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Stephen King

A STUNNING NEW NOVEL FROM ONE OF THE BEST-SELLING AUTHORS OF ALL TIME! Set in a small-town North Carolina amusement park in 1973, Joyland tells the story of the summer in which college student Devin Jones comes to work as a carny and confronts the legacy... (read more)

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