Harold Kushner - Religion - 2009 - 176 pages
A. veces. no. hay. motivo. Una tarde, al final de una conferencia sobre teología,
una mujer me dijo que puesto que las malas cosas que nos suceden son
producto de la mala suerte y no de la voluntad de Dios, ...
Mark Haddon - Poetry - 2010 - 80 pages
This book will consolidate his reputation as one of the most imaginative writers in contemporary literature. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Jasmin Lee Cori, Robert Scaer - Medical - 2009 - 228 pages
With innovative insight into trauma-related difficulties, Jasmin Lee Cori helps you: Understand trauma and its devastating impacts Identify symptoms of trauma (dissociation, numbing, etc.) and common mental health problems that stem from ...
Julia Glass - Fiction - 2008 - 200 pages
In this vivid, heartrending story of what we can and cannot do for those we love, the sisters grow closer as they move further apart.
Alison Dotson - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 152 pages
Part memoir, part self-help for teens, Being Me with OCD tells the story of how obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) dragged the author to rock bottom—and how she found hope, got help, and eventually climbed back to a fuller, happier life.
Marjorie Garber - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 326 pages
Shakespeare and Modern Culture is a brilliant recasting of our own mental and emotional landscape as refracted through the prism of the protean Shakespeare. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Ali Smith - Fiction - 2011 - 224 pages
Ali Smith and the short story are made for each other. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Hakan Nesser - Fiction - 2009 - 335 pages
International Bestseller Chief Inspector Van Veeteren is on the case once more in this breathless thriller of deception, blackmail, and cold murder.
Alexander McCall Smith - Fiction - 2008 - 272 pages
Whatever the problem, whatever the case, we know we can count on Isabel's instincts to help her find the right solution. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Randall Kennedy - Social Science - 2011 - 288 pages
Timely—as the 2012 presidential election nears—and controversial, here is the first book by a major African-American public intellectual on racial politics and the Obama presidency.
Wangari Maathai - Social Science - 2009 - 190 pages
Infused with her unique luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai’s remarkable story of courage, faith, and the power of persistence is destined to inspire generations to come. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Frans de Waal - Science - 2009 - 304 pages
In this thought-provoking book, the acclaimed author of Our Inner Ape examines how empathy comes naturally to a great variety of animals, including humans.
Julia Glass - Fiction - 2010 - 448 pages
Yet again, she plumbs the human heart brilliantly, dramatically, and movingly. From the Hardcover edition.
Esther Broner - Fiction - 2009 - 154 pages
One became a spy, one became a fugitive. And when their long lost comrade resurfaces, his plight reunites them in a glorious, unexpected finale that collides past and present. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Susan Jacoby - Social Science - 2011 - 352 pages
Her book speaks to Americans, whatever their age, who draw courage and hope from facing reality instead of embracing that oldest of delusions, the fountain of youth. From the Hardcover edition.
Rory Nugent - Social Science - 2009 - 304 pages
Their lives inform a eulogy to the distinctive ideas, traditions, and culture that is about to disappear from the waterfront. From the Trade Paperback edition.