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Damning Words: The Life and Religious Times of H. L. Mencken

D G Hart · Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

Features the surprising relationship to Christianity of an outspoken, famous agnostic H. L. Mencken (1880-1956) was a reporter, literary critic, editor, author - and a famous American agnostic in the twentieth century. From his role in the Scopes Trial to his advocacy of science and reason...
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Having and Being Had

Eula Biss · Riverhead Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

A timely and arresting new look at affluence by a consistently surprising writer"My adult life can be divided into two distinct parts," Eula Biss writes, "the time before I owned a washing machine and the time after." Having just purchased her first home, she now embarks...
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Parkland: Birth of a Movement

Dave Cullen · Harper
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

On the first anniversary of the events at Parkland, the acclaimed, New York Times bestselling author of Columbine offers an intimate, deeply moving account of the extraordinary teenage survivors who became activists and pushed back against the NRA and feckless Congressional leaders - inspiring...

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A Truck Full of Money

Tracy Kidder · Random House Publishing Group
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

"A perfectly executed, exquisitely reported parable of the Internet age and the wild, mad adventure that is start-up culture." - Charles Duhigg

Fortune, mania, genius, philanthropy - the bestselling author of Mountains Beyond Mountains gives us the inspiring story...
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Pests and Diseases

ANDREW HALSTEAD · DK
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Diagnose your fruit, vegetable, or ornamental plant problem visually using more than 350 full-color photos--or find it by plant, pest, or disease type--and get organic recommendations for solving 1,000 different pest, disease, and cultivation issues.Protect your harvest and keep your yard...
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The Secret History of Jane Eyre: How Charlotte Brontë Wrote Her Masterpiece

John Pfordresher · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

The surprising hidden history behind Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre.

Why did Charlotte Bronte go to such great lengths on the publication of her acclaimed, best-selling novel, Jane Eyre, to conceal its authorship from her family, close friends, and the press? In The Secret History...

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The Everything Wild Game Cookbook: From Fowl And Fish to Rabbit And Venison--300 Recipes for Home-cooked Meals (Everything: Cooking)

Karen Eagle · Adams Media
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

Written with the most exotic wild game and fish in mind, this unusual collection features delicious, original recipes designed to please any meat lover's palate, including:Deer, wild boar, buffalo, and bearPheasant, quail, and partridgeSaltwater and freshwater catchRubs, relishes, and marinadesTrimmings...
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Driving Miss Norma: One Family's Journey Saying "Yes" to Living

TIM BAUERSCHMIDT · HarperOne
Pages: 239
Format: Hardcover

When Miss Norma was diagnosed with uterine cancer, she was advised to undergo surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy. But instead of confining herself to a hospital bed for what could be her last stay, Miss Norma--newly widowed after nearly seven decades of marriage--rose to her full height...
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The Art of Logic in an Illogical World

EUGENIA CHENG · Basic Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

How both logical and emotional reasoning can help us live better in our post-truth world

In a world where fake news stories change election outcomes, has rationality become futile? In The Art of Logic in an Illogical World, Eugenia Cheng throws a lifeline to readers drowning...
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Moon Norway

David Nikel · Moon Travel
Pages: 350
Format: Paperback

Explore Your World Your Way Travel writer and Norwegian resident David Nikel shares his expert perspective on Norway's best, guiding you on a memorable and unique experience. Whether you're hoping to see the famed northern lights, explore Norway's beautiful fjords and mountains,...
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