David Brin - Fiction - 2009 - 672 pages
David Brin. pledge her parents had made. S'ustru'thoon was not something one
trained for. A recourse so drastic and used so seldom could not be well described
by science. And byits very nature, s'ustru'thoon was something one could dobut ...
Jim George - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2011 - 192 pages
Guiding a boy toward making right choices will equip him to think carefully about his decisions, assuring a more fulfilling and successful life.In this book, Jim George focuses on all the high points of a young man's life-the things that ...
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.
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.
Elaine Weinmann, Peter Lourekas - Computers - 2010 - 456 pages
This best-selling guide from authors Elaine Weinmann and Peter Lourekas has been the go-to tutorial and reference book for photography/design professionals and the textbook of choice in college classrooms for decades.
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.