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How to Be Alone: Essays
How to Be Alone: Essays
by Jonathan Franzen
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From the National Book Award-winning author of The Corrections, a collection of essays that reveal him to be one of our sharpest, toughest, and most entertaining social critics While the essays in this collection range in subject matter from the sex... (read more)

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Art of Photography: An Approach to Personal Expression
Art of Photography: An Approach to Personal Expression
by Bruce Barnbaum
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Alain Briot states that, "The personality of the photographer must be present in the image for an artistic photograph to have value." And in this book he sets out to teach the things that are essential in achieving this goal. Following his successful... (read more)

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Children's
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter #07)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter #07)
by J. K. Rowling
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I couldn't imagine a better ending for this extraordinary series. J. K. Rowling, thank you for staying true to your vision.... (read more)

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American Gods
American Gods
by Neil Gaiman
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Shadow is a man with a past. But now he wants nothing more than to live a quiet life with his wife and stay out of trouble. Until he learns that she's been killed in a terrible accident.Flying home for the funeral, as a violent storm rocks the plane, a... (read more)

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Religion Eastern
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Heart of Yoga
Heart of Yoga
by T. K. V. Desikachar
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The first yoga text to outline a step-by-step sequence for developing a complete practice according to viniyoga--yoga adapted to the needs of the individual.  • A contemporary classic by a world-renowned teacher.  • This new edition... (read more)

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Popular Fiction
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Land of the Living
Land of the Living
by Nicci French
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They say your memory can't be trusted. They say your story doesn't check out. They say you were never blindfolded...starved...or imprisoned in a filthy shed like an animal. But you know it happened. And you know it can happen again. From... (read more)

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Mystery
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Jane and the Prisoner of Wool House
Jane and the Prisoner of Wool House
by Stephanie Barron
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In her sixth engrossing outing, Jane Austen employs her delicious wit and family ties to the Royal Navy in a case of murder on the high seas. Somewhere in the picturesque British port of Southampton, among a crew of colorful, eccentric, and fiercely... (read more)

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Graphic Novels
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Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic
Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic
by Alison Bechdel
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Fun Home, in concert with Craig Thompson's Blankets, was one of the works that proved to my doubting eyes that graphic novels could reach heights every bit as poetic, moving, and magical as the finest prose. Darkly funny but wholly sincere, the story of... (read more)

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Westerns
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Crossfire Trail
Crossfire Trail
by Louis Lamour
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Rafe Caradec—gambler, wanderer, soldier of fortune—was as hard a man as the battlefields and waterfronts of Latin America could fashion, but he was as good as his word. As Charles Rodney lay dying in a dank ships focsle, Rafe swore to... (read more)

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World History
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Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
by Scott Anderson
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A thrilling and revelatory narrative of one of the most epic and consequential periods in 20th century history — the Arab Revolt, and the secret game to control the Middle East. The Arab Revolt against the Turks in World War One was, in the words... (read more)

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Sports and Fitness
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Think to Win: Strategic Dimension of Tennis, the
Think to Win: Strategic Dimension of Tennis, the
by Allen Fox
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A Davis Cup winner, Pepperdine coach and author of If I'm the Better Player, Why Can't I Win? has written the first book on the strategy and mental dimension of the game since Timothy Gallwey's bestselling Inner Game of Tennis. Here Fox reveals how to... (read more)

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Foreign Languages
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Che: Los Diarios de Ernesto Che Guevara
Che: Los Diarios de Ernesto Che Guevara
by Ernesto Guevara
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The book of the new, two-part biopic on Che Guevara starring Benicio Del Toro as the legendary revolutionary. Director Steven Soderbergh has based his two Che movies (Che: The Argentine and Che: Guerrilla) on two classic diaries written by Che Guevara... (read more)

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Humor
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Take the Cannoli: Stories from the New World
Take the Cannoli: Stories from the New World
by Sarah Vowell
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Take the Cannoli is a moving and wickedly funny collection of personal stories stretching across the immense landscape of the American scene. Vowell tackles subjects such as identity, politics, religion, art, and history with a biting humor. She... (read more)

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