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The Little Paris Bookshop
Monsieur Perdu can prescribe the perfect book for a broken heart. But can he fix his own? Monsieur Perdu calls himself a literary apothecary. From his floating bookstore in a barge on the Seine, he prescribes novels for the hardships of life. Using his intuitive feel for the exact book a r...
All About Me
Is there someone special you'd like to open up to? Do you want to know yourself better? With questions about wishes and fears, memories and beliefs, secrets and dreams, All About Me will reveal everything everyone ever wanted to know about you but never thought - or dared - to ask. Fill it in,...
A Short History of Nearly Everything
One of the world's most beloved and bestselling writers takes his ultimate journey - into the most intriguing and consequential questions that science seeks to answer. It's a dazzling quest, the intellectual odyssey of a lifetime, as this insatiably curious writer attempts to understand everythi...
The Mountain Between Us
On a stormy winter night, two strangers wait for a flight at the Salt Lake City airport. Ashley Knox is an attractive, successful writer, who is flying East for her much anticipated wedding. Dr. Ben Payne has just wrapped up a medical conference and is also eager to get back East for a slate of...
Wine & War
In 1940, France fell to the Nazis, and the German army almost immediately began a campaign of pillaging one of the assets the French hold most dear: their wine. Wine and War tells the alternately thrilling and harrowing story of the French wine producers who undertook ingenious and often daring m...
It's Called a Breakup Because It's Broken
A take on relationships, and how to move on when one goes sour, this book is filled with advice to help you let go of your ex, and includes chapters that are complemented with a Q&A with the author on what he's thinking, case studies, and games. It tackles issues such as break-up sex, and, how no...
The Little French Bistro
Marianne is stuck in a loveless, unhappy marriage. After forty-one years, she has reached her limit, and one evening in Paris she decides to take action. Following a dramatic moment on the banks of the Seine, Marianne leaves her life behind and sets out for the coast of Brittany, also known as "t...
Double Cross: The True Story of the D-Day Spies
On June 6, 1944, 150,000 Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy and suffered an astonishingly low rate of casualties. A stunning military accomplishment, it was also a masterpiece of trickery. Operation Fortitude, which protected and enabled the invasion, and the Double Cross system, whi...
All About Us.
All About Me has given thousands of readers insight into the thoughts, feelings, and events that uniquely shape their lives. Now Philipp Keel has created an even more personal collection of fascinating questions - a fun, no threatening tool designed to help couples deepen their relationships. Unl...
The Slow Burn Fitness Revolution
This book shatters the myth of the spend-hours-in-the-gym approach to exercise, replacing it with a much safer and more efficient method that provides maximal benefits in minimal time. As the authors explain, a slow-motion strength-training routine forces the muscles to work much harder; studies...
How to Heal a Broken Heart in 30 Days: A Day-by-Day Guide to Saying Good-bye and Getting On With Your Life
Painful breakups can affect every aspect of your life - work, socializing, health - but the shattered feeling doesn't have to last for long. Drawing on research and their own experiences with divorce, two writers now offer their proven plan for putting healing on the fast track.
Here, from Jay Dobyns, the first federal agent to infiltrate the inner circle of the outlaw Hells Angels Motorcycle Club, is the inside story of the twenty-one-month operation that almost cost him his family, his sanity, and his life. Getting shot in the chest as a rookie agent, bartering for ma...
I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced
“I’m a simple village girl who has always obeyed the orders of my father and brothers. Since forever, I have learned to say yes to everything. Today I have decided to say no.” Forced by her father to marry a man three times her age, young Nujood Ali was sent away from her paren...
If Life is a Game, These are the Rules
Carter Cherie- Scott
Chances are, you're either looking for love or looking for advice on how to improve the relationship you already have. Now the dynamic motivational speaker who taught America how to create a fulfilling life shows us how to build a healthy, happy love life. If Love Is a Game, These Are the Rules f...
What I Know Now
If you could send a letter back through time to your younger self, what would the letter say? In this moving collection, forty-one famous women write letters to the women they once were, filled with advice and insights they wish they had had when they were younger. Today show correspondent Ann ...
Who's Your Caddy?
The funniest and most popular sportswriter in America abandons his desk at Sports Illustrated to caddy for some of the world's most famous golfers, and some celebrity duffers, recounting it all in this hilarious and revealing look at the world of golf.
The Illuminated Rumi
In the mid-thirteenth century, in a dusty marketplace in Konya, Turkey, a city where Muslim, Christian, Hindu, and Buddhist travelers mingled, Jelaluddin Rumi, a popular philosopher and scholar, met Shams of Tabriz, a wandering dervish. Their meeting forever altered the course of Rumi's life and ...
Fire in the Ashes: Twenty-Five Years Among the Poorest Children in America
In this powerful and culminating work about a group of inner-city children he has known for many years, Jonathan Kozol returns to the scene of his previous prize-winning books, and to the children he has vividly portrayed, to share with us their fascinating journeys and unexpected victories as th...
In a Different Key: The Story of Autism
An extraordinary narrative history of autism: the riveting story of parents fighting for their children ’s civil rights; of doctors struggling to define autism; of ingenuity, self-advocacy, and profound social change.
Although of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip with David Foster Wallace
An indelible portrait of David Foster Wallace, by turns funny and inspiring, based on a five-day trip with award-winning writer David Lipsky during Wallace’s Infinite Jest tour.
Mandela's Way: Lessons for an Uncertain Age
A compact, profoundly inspiring book that captures the spirit of Nelson Mandela, distilling the South African leader’s wisdom into 15 vital life lessonsWe long for heroes and have too few. Nelson Mandela, who died in 2013 at the age of ninety-five, is the closest thing the world has to a secular ...
The Corner tells the true story of a year in the life of a West Baltimore street corner, the center of a neighborhood that revolves entirely around the drug trade. The book's focus is a smart, sympathetic fifteen-year-old named Deandre; both his parents are addicts, and the book's dramatic tensio...
The Real Doctor Will See You Shortly: A Physician's First Year
In medical school, Matt McCarthy dreamed of being a different kind of doctor--the sort of mythical, unflappable physician who could reach unreachable patients. But when a new admission to the critical care unit almost died his first night on call, he found himself scrambling. Visions of...
Great Wine Made Simple
Immer Robinson, Andrea
From “one of the wine world’s most popular voices” (USA Today), a newly updated edition of her by-now classic introduction to wine, GREAT WINE MADE SIMPLE: Straight Talk from a Master Sommelier, reflects up-to-the minute wine trends, including the burgeoning popularity of the Shiraz grape, new fl...
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