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The Meaning of Woof: What Your Dog Really Thinks!

Pamela Weintraub · Centennial Books
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Barks, licks, growls and wags - get a greater understanding of what your dog is trying to communicate to you, and why!Learn how to decipher all the barks, licks, growls and wags - and get a greater understanding of what your dog is trying to communicate to you, and why. Plus, discover how our longstanding...
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How to Fly

Barbara Kingsolver · Harper
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

In this intimate collection, the beloved author of The Poisonwood Bible and more than a dozen other New York Times bestsellers, winner or finalist for the Pulitzer and countless other prizes, now trains her eye on the everyday and the metaphysical in poems that are smartly crafted, emotionally...
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The Meaning of Meow: What Your Cat Really Thinks!

Pamela Weintraub · Centennial Books
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Some of the world's top experts, including devoted veterinarians, open a window into the minds of our feline freinds. Cats have become so beloved in recent years that some 75 million live in American homes as family pets. Another quarter million are community cats, increasingly serving...
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Field Guide to the Weather: Learn to Identify Clouds and Storms, Forecast the Weather, and Stay Safe

Ryan Henning
Format: Hardcover

From the soothing sound of rain to the shrill whistle of a blizzard, from the house-shaking rumble of thunder to the violent fury of a hurricane, weather is a fascinating part of our lives. We watch it. We listen to it. We feel it. We try to predict it. But how well do we truly understand...
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The Dynasty

Jeff Benedict · Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster
Pages: 592
Format: Hardcover

It's easy to forget that the New England Patriots were once the laughingstock of the NFL, a nearly bankrupt team that had never won a championship and was on the brink of moving to St. Louis. Everything changed in 1994, when Robert Kraft acquired the franchise and soon brought on board...
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7 Days of Simplicity: A Season of Living Lightly

Jen Hatmaker · Abingdon Press
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Inspired by her iconic 7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess, New York Times-bestselling author Jen Hatmaker explores the spiritual side of a simpler life and the way our choices affect our spirit, our loved ones, our community, and the earth in her new gift book 7 Days of Simplicity:...
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Wild Thing: The Short, Spellbinding Life of Jimi Hendrix

Philip Norman · Liveright
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

A shattering new biography of rock music's most outrageous -- and tragic -- genius.Over fifty years after his death, Jimi Hendrix (1942-1970) is celebrated as the greatest rock guitarist of all time. But before he was setting guitars and the world aflame, James Marshall Hendrix was a shy kid in Seattle,...
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African American Poetry: 250 Years of Struggle & Song

Kevin Young · Library of America
Pages: 1150
Format: Hardcover

Only now, in the 21st century, can we fully grasp the breadth and range of African American poetry: a magnificent chorus of voices, some familiar, others recently rescued from neglect. Here, in this unprecedented anthology expertly selected by poet and scholar Kevin Young, this precious...
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Who Gets In and Why: A Year Inside College Admissions

Jeffrey Selingo · Scribner
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Getting into a top-ranked college has never seemed more impossible, with acceptance rates at some elite universities dipping into the single digits. In Who Gets In and Why, journalist and higher education expert Jeffrey Selingo dispels entrenched notions of how to compete and win at the admissions...
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Whale Day: And Other Poems

Billy Collins · Random House
Pages: 144
Format: Book

A new collection from Billy Collins, former U.S. Poet Laureate and "America's favorite poet" (The Wall Street Journal) Billy Collins's new collection brings together more than fifty poems and showcases his deft mixing of the playful and the serious that has made him one of our country's...

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Pass It On: Work Hard, Serve Others... Repeat

Waton, Deshaun · THOMAS NELSON PUB
Format: Book

Deshaun Watson's story is one of hardship and struggle, but it is also a story full of hope and inspiration. Deshaun's mother, Deann, was a particularly strong influence in her son's life. Deann struggled to make ends meet, raising her family in a run-down apartment in Gainesville,...

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Our Malady: Lessons in Liberty from a Hospital Diary

Timothy Snyder · Crown
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

comes an impassioned condemnation of America's coronavirus response and an urgent call to rethink health and freedom.On December 29, 2019, historian Timothy Snyder fell gravely ill. Unable to stand, barely able to think, he waited for hours in an emergency room before being correctly...
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His Very Best: Jimmy Carter, a Life

Jonathan Alter · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 864
Format: Hardcover

The first full-length biography of Jimmy Carter, the Georgia peanut farmer who became President of the United States and a Nobel Prize-winning humanitarian.Drawing on fresh archival material and five years of extensive access to Carter and his entire family, New York Times bestselling author...
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How I Built This: The Unexpected Paths to Success from the World's Most Inspiring Entrepreneurs

Guy Raz · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Great ideas often come from a simple spark: A soccer player on the New Zealand national team notices all the unused wool his country produces and figures out a way to turn them into shoes (Allbirds). A former Buddhist monk decides the very best way to spread his mindfulness teachings is by launching...
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Dancing with the Octopus: A Memoir of a Crime

Debora Harding · Bloomsbury Publishing
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

One Omaha winter day in November 1978, when Debora Harding was just fourteen, she was abducted at knifepoint from a church parking lot. She was thrown into a van, assaulted, held for ransom, and then left to die as an ice storm descended over the city.Debora survived. She identified her attacker...
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Unprepared: America in the Time of Coronavirus

Jon Sternfeld · Bloomsbury Publishing
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

Unprepared is the sweeping history of the Covid-19 pandemic-a raw, primary-source accounting of the epoch-­defining event: a virus that first appeared in China in late 2019 and spread rapidly across the globe, killing hundreds of thousands, devastating economies, and changing the modern...
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How to Lead: Wisdom from the World's Greatest CEOs, Founders, and Game Changers

David M. Rubenstein · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

The essential leadership playbook. Learn the principles and guiding philosophies of Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Warren Buffet, Oprah, and many others through illuminating conversations about their remarkable lives and careers. For the past five years, David M. Rubenstein...
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Stakes Is High: Life After the American Dream

Mychal Denzel Smith · BOLD TYPE BOOKS
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

The events of the past decade have forced us to reckon with who we are and who we want to be. We have been invested in a set of beliefs about our American identity: our exceptionalism, the inevitable rightness of our path, the promise that hard work and determination will carry us to freedom....
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I Have Something to Tell You: A Memoir

Chasten Buttigieg · Atria Books
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A moving, hopeful, and refreshingly candid memoir by the husband of former Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg about growing up gay in his small Midwestern town, his relationship with Pete, and his hope for America's future.Throughout the past year, teacher Chasten Glezman...
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Home Learning Year by Year, Revised and Updated: How to Design a Creative and Comprehensive Homeschool Curriculum

Rebecca Rupp · Broadway Books
Pages: 576
Format: Paperback

A comprehensive guide to designing homeschool curriculum, from one of the country's foremost homeschooling experts - now revised and updated! Homeschooling can be a tremendous gift to your children - a personalized educational experience tailored to each kid's interests, abilities,...
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Be Holding: A Poem

Ross Gay

Be Holding is a love song to legendary basketball player Julius Erving - known as Dr. J - who dominated courts in the 1970s and '80s as a small forward for the Philadelphia '76ers. But this book-length poem is more than just an ode to a magnificent athlete. Through a kind of lyric...
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Vanguard: How Black Women Broke Barriers, Won the Vote, and Insisted on Equality for All

Martha S. Jones · Basic Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

The epic history of African American women's pursuit of political power -- and how it transformed AmericaIn the standard story, the suffrage crusade began in Seneca Falls in 1848 and ended with the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920. But this overwhelmingly white women's...
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The Tyranny of Merit: What's Become of the Common Good?

Michael J. Sandel · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

These are dangerous times for democracy. We live in an age of winners and losers, where the odds are stacked in favor of the already fortunate. Stalled social mobility and entrenched inequality give the lie to the American credo that "you can make it if you try". The consequence...
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