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The Theft of Memory: Losing My Father, One Day at a Time

Jonathan Kozol · Crown
Format: Hardcover

A Library Journal Best Book of 2015National Book Award winner Jonathan Kozol is best known for his fifty years of work among our nation's poorest and most vulnerable children. Now, in the most personal book of his career, he tells the story of his father's life and work as a nationally...
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Embryos under the Microscope: The Diverging Meanings of Life

Jane Maienschein · Harvard University Press
Format: Hardcover

Too tiny to see with the naked eye, the human embryo was just a hypothesis until the microscope made observation of embryonic development possible. This changed forever our view of the minuscule cluster of cells that looms large in questions about the meaning of life. Embryos under...

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One Hour in Paris: A True Story of Rape and Recovery

Karyn L. Freedman · Univ of Chicago Pr
Pages: 195
Format: Book

In this powerful memoir, philosopher Karyn L. Freedman travels back to a Paris night in 1990 when she was twenty-two and, in one violent hour, her life was changed forever by a brutal rape. One Hour in Paris takes the reader on a harrowing yet inspirational journey through suffering...
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Eat Clean Live Well

Terry Walters · Sterling Epicure
Format: Hardcover

Go on a culinary journey with Terry Walters—a leader of the clean-food movement. In this seasonal cookbook and lifestyle guide, Walters inspires us with more of her award-winning recipes. Rediscover the unique tastes of spring, summer, fall and winter, and gain insight into everything...
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Becoming Aware: How to Repattern Your Brain and Revitalize Your Life

Lisa Garr · Hay House, Inc.
Format: Hardcover

Lisa Garr wants you to stop going through the motions in life. She wants you to become aware. Her mission on her internationally syndicated radio program, The Aware Show - and now in her first book - is to inspire positive growth in all areas of life and bring conscious conversations into...
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Super Shred: The Big Results Diet: 4 Weeks, 20 Pounds, Lose It Faster!

Ian K. Smith · St. Martin's Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

The diet that works faster and forever!SUPER SHRED Using the same principles--meal spacing, snacking, meal replacement and diet confusion--that made his SHRED a major 1 bestseller--Dr. Ian Smith has developed what dieters told him they needed a quick-acting plan that is safe and easy to follow...
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Fast Food Genocide: How Processed Food is Killing Us and What We Can Do About It

JOEL FUHRMAN · HarperOne
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Eat to Live and The End of Diabetes, an unflinching, provocative exploration of how our food is killing us and the ways in which we are unwitting participants in an unprecedented and exploding health crisis.

Fast food is far more...

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A Book About Love

Jonah Lehrer · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Science writer Jonah Lehrer explores the mysterious subject of love.

Weaving together scientific studies from clinical psychologists, longitudinal studies of health and happiness, historical accounts and literary depictions, child-rearing manuals, and the language of online dating...
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Thriving with Hypothyroidism: The Holistic Guide to Losing Weight, Keeping It Off, and Living a Vibrant Life

Susan Tucker · Morgan James Publishing
Pages: 154
Format: Paperback

Thriving with Hypothyroidism is an empowering guide for women to lose weight, keep it off, and live a vibrant life despite having hypothyroidism. Women with hypothyroidism often feel like the disease is hijacking their life, sabotaging their efforts to lose weight, keep it off and preventing...
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Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain

Daniel J. Siegel MD · TarcherPerigee
Pages: 321
Format: Hardcover

In this New York Times-bestselling book, Dr. Daniel Siegel shows parents how to turn one of the most challenging developmental periods in their children's lives into one of the most rewarding.

Between the ages of 12 and 24, the brain changes in important, and oftentimes maddening,...
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The Gluten Lie: And Other Myths About What You Eat

Alan Levinovitz · Regan Arts
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

An incendiary work of science journalism debunking the myths that dominate the American diet and showing readers how to stop feeling guilty and start loving their food again - sure to ignite controversy over our obsession with what it means to eat right.FREE YOURSELF FROM ANXIETY ABOUT...
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An Unexplained Death: The True Story of a Body at the Belvedere

Mikita Brottman · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

An Unexplained Death is an obsessive investigation into a mysterious death at the Belvedere -- a once-grand hotel -- and a poignant, gripping meditation on suicide and voyeurism

"The poster is new. I notice it right away, taped to a utility pole. Beneath the word 'Missing,'...

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Mayo Clinic Going Gluten Free: Essential Guide to Managing Celiac Disease and Related Conditions

Joseph A. Murray · Oxmoor House
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

New from Mayo Clinic-the essential guide to living gluten-free. Whether diagnosed with celiac disease or just deciding if a gluten-free diet is right for you, Mayo Clinic Going Gluten-Free will help you create and maintain a gluten-free lifestyle. Both authoritative and approachable, the book...
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