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Homeschooling for Absolute Beginners: Make Learning at Home Simple, Affordable, Fun, and Effective

Lorilee Lippincott
Format: Paperback

The mere thought of homeschooling can be overwhelming. What curriculum do I choose? What if we can't afford all the books? How do I schedule our time? Will my children become socially awkward recluses? What if I screw up my kids' education?! Take a deep breath. You've got this!...
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The Address Book: What Our Street Addresses Reveal about Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power

Deirdre Mask · ST MARTINS PR
Format: Hardcover

An exuberant work of popular history: the story of how streets got their names and houses their numbers, and why something as seemingly mundane as an address can save lives or enforce power.

In a 2013 article for The Atlantic, Deirdre Mask documented the efforts by West...

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One of Those Days

Yehuda Devir
Format: Hardcover

Yehuda and Maya Devir began illustrating their life in comics when they moved into their first apartment together in Tel Aviv as newlyweds. In the years since, One of Those Days has become one of the biggest webcomics on the Internet, with millions of followers around the world. Yehuda...
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Theological Territories: A David Bentley Hart Digest

David Bentley Hart · University of Notre Dame Press
Pages: 414
Format: Paperback

In Theological Territories, David Bentley Hart, one of America's most eminent contemporary writers on religion, reflects on the state of theology "at the borders" of other fields of discourse -- metaphysics, philosophy of mind, science, the arts, ethics, and biblical hermeneutics...
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Owed

Joshua Bennett · Penguin Books
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Gregory Pardlo described Joshua Bennett's first collection of poetry, The Sobbing School, as an "arresting debut" that was "abounding in tenderness and rich with character," with a "virtuosic kind of code switching." Bennett's new collection, Owed,...
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The Book of Eels: Our Enduring Fascination with the Most Mysterious Creature in the Natural World

Patrik Svensson · Ecco
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Part H Is for Hawk, part The Soul of an Octopus, The Book of Eels is both a meditation on the world's most elusive fish - the eel - and a reflection on the human conditionRemarkably little is known about the European eel, Anguilla anguilla. So little, in fact, that scientists and philosophers...
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Tiny Love Stories: True Tales of Love in 100 Words or Less

Daniel Jones
Format: Hardcover

- in less time than it takes to read this paragraph. Told in voices that are honest, vulnerable, tender, and wise, here are 175 true stories that are each as moving as a lyric poem and convey a universally recognized feeling, all in fewer than one hundred words. There are stories of love...
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In Case You Get Hit by a Bus: A Plan to Organize Your Life Now for When You're Not Around Later

Abby Schneiderman · Workman Publishing Company
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

When Abby Schneiderman's brother was killed in a head-on collision by an impaired driver, her family was thrust into a position many families experience: they were shocked, heartbroken, and unsure what to do next. While her brother had made some financial arrangements, her family had no idea...
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Retirement 101: From 401(k) Plans and Social Security Benefits to Asset Management and Medical Insurance, Your Complete Guide to Preparing for the Future You Want

Michele Cagan CPA · Adams Media
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A comprehensive and easy-to-understand guide to the ins and outs of retirement planning - the key resource for creating a retirement you can live on!

How much do I need to retire? Can I retire early? What's the retirement age, anyway? No matter whether you are 25, 65, or any age in between,...
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How to Make a Slave and Other Essays

Jerald Walker · Mad Creek Books
Pages: 152
Format: Paperback

For the black community, Jerald Walker asserts in How to Make a Slave, "anger is often a prelude to a joke, as there is broad understanding that the triumph over this destructive emotion lay in finding its punchline." It is on the knife's edge between fury and farce that the essays...
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What Color Is Your Parachute? 2021: Your Guide to a Lifetime of Meaningful Work and Career Success

Richard N. Bolles · Ten Speed Press
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

In today's challenging job-market, as recent grads face a shifting economic landscape and seek work that pays and inspires, as workers are laid off mid-career, and as people search for an inspiring work-life change, the time-tested advice of What Color Is Your Parachute? is needed more...
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Prohibition's Proving Ground: Cops, Cars, and Rumrunners in the Toledo-Detroit-Windsor Corridor

Joseph Boggs
Format: Book

Prohibition’s Proving Ground examines the tumultuous dry years in this trans-border region through its thriving motorcar culture. In the 1910s local automobile factories churned out affordable vehicles that put many Toledo-Detroit-Windsor corridor residents on wheels for the first...

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On a Roll!: A JumpStart Treasury

Robb Armstrong
Format: Paperback

With over 500 comics, original paintings, and an intro by the author, this deluxe JumpStart treasury celebrates 30 years of one of the most beloved African-American family comic strips in history.Robb Armstrong's JumpStart comic strip follows the family life of the Cobb family: Joe,...
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Weird Earth: Debunking Strange Ideas about Our Planet

Donald R. Prothero · Red Lightning Books
Pages: 293
Format: Hardcover

Aliens. Ley lines. Water dowsing. Conspiracies and myths captivate imaginations and promise mystery and magic. Whether it's arguing about the moon landing hoax or a Frisbee-like Earth drifting through space, when held up to science and critical thinking, these ideas fall flat. In Weird...
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Read This for Inspiration: Simple Sparks to Ignite Your Life

Ashly Perez · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

We each need a little push in order to live the life we want. Wisdom and motivation can be found everywhere, and Ashly Perez compiles tons of it in Read This for Inspiration. She pulls these sparks from figures in pop culture, history, literature, and even from her own mother, peppering...
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The Mythology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

DK. · DK
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Eighty of the world's greatest myths and characters, from the gods of Greek mythology to the Norse heroes, retold and explained with engaging text and bold graphics.

From early creation stories to classical hero narratives and the recurring theme of the afterlife, experience each...
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Working From Home: Making the New Normal Work for You

Karen Mangia · Wiley
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Working from Home: Making the New Normal Work for You provides readers with a detailed strategy on how to turn working from home into a powerful career choice. Author and Salesforce executive Karen Mangia teaches readers how to: Build the future of work in any kind of space: ideas for your...
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Friendshipping: The Art of Finding Friends, Being Friends, and Keeping Friends

Jenn Bane
Format: Paperback

It used to be so simple, back when we were kids. But now, in an age of loneliness, ghosting, and toxic relationships, making and keeping friends is anything but simple. Jenn Bane and Trin Garritano know this better than anyone. Their podcast, , gets 30,000 downloads a month because their...
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Attainable Sustainable: The Lost Art of Self-Reliant Living

Kris Bordessa · NATL GEOGRAPHIC SOC
Format: Hardcover

Packed with delicious recipes, natural remedies, gardening tips, homemaking ideas, crafts, and more, this indispensable lifestyle reference from the popular blogger behind Attainable Sustainable makes earth-friendly living fun, real, and easy.

Whether you live in a city, suburb, or the country,...

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The Hidden Habits of Genius: Beyond Talent, IQ, and Grit―Unlocking the Secrets of Greatness

Craig Wright · Dey Street Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"An unusually engaging book on the forces that fuel originality across fields." --Adam Grant Einstein. Beethoven. Picasso. Jobs.The word genius evokes these iconic figures, whose cultural contributions have irreversibly shaped society.Yet Beethoven could not multiply. Picasso...
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The Reign of Wolf 21: The Saga of Yellowstone's Legendary Druid Pack

Rick McIntyre · Greystone Books
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

"A redemption story, an adventure story, and perhaps above all, a love story." - Nate Blakeslee, New York Times-bestselling author of American WolfFrom the bestselling author of The Rise of Wolf 8 comes this breathtaking account of two Yellowstone wolves, their remarkable bond,...
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Black History in Its Own Words

Ron Wimberly · Image Comics
Pages: 88
Format: Print book

A look at Black History framed by those who made it.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH IN ITS OWN WORDS presents quotes of dozens of black luminaries with portraits & illustrations by Ronald Wimberly. Featuring the memorable words and depictions of Angela Davis, Jean-Michael Basquiat, Kanye West,...
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The 2-Hour Job Search, Second Edition: Using Technology to Get the Right Job Faster

Steve Dalton · Ten Speed Press
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Use the latest technology to target potential employers and secure the first interview--no matter your experience, education, or network--with these revised and updated tools and recommendations.Technology has changed not only the way we do business, but also the way we look for work. The 2-Hour...
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Veritas: A Harvard Professor, a Con Man and the Gospel of Jesus's Wife

Ariel Sabar · Doubleday
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

From National Book Critics Circle Award-winning author Ariel Sabar, the gripping true story of a sensational Christian forgery and the scandal that engulfed Harvard.In 2012, Dr. Karen King, a star professor at Harvard Divinity School, announced a blockbuster discovery at a scholarly conference...
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The Paper Solution: What to Shred, What to Save, and How to Stop It From Taking Over Your Life

Lisa Woodruff · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From the "Marie Kondo of paper" comes a simple and accessible guide to paper management.Americans are drowning in paper. We keep stacks of it on the kitchen counter, stash it in drawers, and store file cabinets full of documents that we never even look at. Studies show that fully...
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Football's Fearless Activists: How Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid, Kenny Stills, and Fellow Athletes Stood Up to the NFL and President Trump

Mike Freeman · Sports Publishing
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

On September 1, 2016, Colin Kaepernick took a knee before a preseason game. Little did he, nor anyone else, know the ramifications from that decision. Since being exiled from the National Football League, Kaepernick has stood strong against all those who have attacked him. He and others...
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