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March 4, 2015
  1. All the Light We Cannot See
    by Anthony Doerr
  2. The Martian
    by Andy Weir
  3. Yes Please
    by Amy Poehler
  4. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
    by Atul Gawande
  5. Station Eleven
    by Emily St. John Mandel
  6. The Empathy Exams: Essays
    by Leslie Jamison
  7. Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened
    by Allie Brosh
  8. An Unnecessary Woman
    by Rabih Alameddine
  9. The Bone Clocks
    by David Mitchell
  10. Adulting: How to Become a Grown-Up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps
    by Kelly Williams Brown
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Hobby Electronics
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Encyclopedia of Electronic Components Volume 1: Resistors, Capacitors, Inductors, Switches, Encoders, Relays, Transistors

Charles Platt

Want to know how to use an electronic component? This first book of a three-volume set includes key information on electronics parts for your projects—complete with photographs, schematics, and diagrams. Youll learn what each one does, how it... (read more)

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Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void

Mary Roach

If you haven't read Mary Roach's previous bestsellers Bonk and Stiff (shame on you!), Packing for Mars is as good an introduction to Roach as you'll find. Space travel hasn't been this funny or intriguing since Douglas Adams — and best of all, it's... (read more)

O'Reilly Publishing
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iPhone App Development: The Missing Manual

Craig Hockenberry

Anyone with programming experience can learn how to write an iPhone app. But if you want to build a great app, there's a lot more to it than simple coding: you also need to know how design and market your creation. This easy-to-follow guide walks you... (read more)

Mathematics & Physics
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Surfaces and Essences: Analogy as the Fuel and Fire of Thinking

Douglas Hofstadter and Emmanuel Sander

Analogy is the core of all thinking. This is the simple but unorthodox premise that Pulitzer Prize–winning author Douglas Hofstadter and French psychologist Emmanuel Sander defend in their new work. Hofstadter has been grappling with the mysteries... (read more)

Little Wooden Books
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Q.E.D.: Beauty in Mathematical Proof

Burkard Polster

Q.E.D. presents some of the most famous mathematical proofs in a charming book that will appeal to nonmathematicians and math experts alike. Grasp in an instant why Pythagorass theorem must be correct. Follow the ancient Chinese proof of the volume... (read more)

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Blood and Smoke: A True Tale of Mystery, Mayhem, and the Birth of the Indy 500

Charles Leerhsen

“History comes alive” (Kirkus Reviews) in the wild and true story of the first Indy 500 and the dawn of the automotive age—now in paperback. The inaugural Indy 500 occurred in 1911. Witnessed by 80,000 spectators, the race featured... (read more)

New Arrivals
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Raising the Stakes: E-Sports and the Professionalization of Computer Gaming

T L Taylor

andlt;Pandgt;Competitive video and computer game play is nothing new: the documentary King of Kong memorably portrays a Donkey Kong player's attempts to achieve the all-time highest score; the television show andlt;Iandgt;Starcadeandlt;/Iandgt; (1982... (read more)

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No Time to Lose: A Life in Pursuit of Deadly Viruses

Peter Piot

When Peter Piot was in medical school, a professor warned, "There's no future in infectious diseases. They've all been solved." Fortunately, Piot ignored him, and the result has been an exceptional, adventure-filled career. In the 1970s, as a young man... (read more)

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