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The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion

Jonathan Haidt - Psychology - 2012 - 384 pages
Why do people so readily assume the worst about the motives of their fellow citizens? In The Righteous Mind, social psychologist Jonathan Haidt explores the origins of our divisions and points the way forward to mutual understanding.
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The Facts of Life: and Other Dirty Jokes

Willie Nelson - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 248 pages
He also tells some great dirty jokes. The result is a book as wise and hilarious as its author. It’s not meant to be taken seriously as an instruction manual for living-but you could do a lot worse. From the Hardcover edition.
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Boys in the Pits: Child Labour in Coal Mines

Robert McIntosh - Social Science - 2000 - 352 pages
Boys in the Pits shows the rapid maturity of the boys and their role in resisting exploitation.
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74 Seaside Avenue

Debbie Macomber - Fiction - 2014 - 400 pages
Well, Teri got married a little while ago—to Bobby Polgar, the famous chess champion. They've moved into a beautiful house, 74 Seaside Avenue, which has a spectacular view of Puget Sound.
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Comeback America: Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility

David Walker - Business & Economics - 2010 - 212 pages
The book includes bold ideas to control spending, save Social Security, dramatically alter Medicare, and simplify the tax code—all taking into account the Obama Administration's current efforts, which receive never-before-published ...
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50 Ways to Wear a Scarf

Lauren Friedman - Self-Help - 2014 - 128 pages
From the Audrey to the Paris, the Top Down, or the Easy Breezy, there are 50 scarf styles in this book for any occasion or mood.
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Free Ideal Rings and Localization in General Rings

P. M. Cohn - Mathematics - 2006 - 572 pages
This book presents the theory of free ideal rings (firs) in detail. Particular emphasis is placed on rings with a weak algorithm, exemplified by free associative algebras.
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10th Anniversary

James Patterson, Maxine Paetro - Fiction - 2011 - 448 pages
With James Patterson's white-hot speed and unquenchable action, 10th Anniversary is the most deliciously chilling Women's Murder Club book ever.
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100 Cupboards: Book 1 of the 100 Cupboards

N. D. Wilson - Juvenile Fiction - 2007 - 304 pages
Henry soon understands that these are not just cupboards, but portals to other worlds. 100 Cupboards is the first book of a new fantasy adventure, written in the best world-hopping tradition and reinvented in N. D. Wilson’s inimitable ...
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44 Cranberry Point

Debbie Macomber - Fiction - 2013 - 400 pages
Olivia Lockhart-Griffin Cedar Cove, Washington Dear Reader, Jack and I are just back from our honeymoon, and I'm eager to catch up with my friends Bob and Peggy Beldon, who run the Thyme and Tide bed-and-breakfast at 44 Cranberry Point.
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The Impossible State: North Korea, Past and Future

Victor Cha - History - 2012 - 560 pages
In The Impossible State, seasoned international-policy expert and lauded scholar Victor Cha pulls back the curtain, providing the best look yet at North Korea's history, the rise of the Kim family dynasty, and the obsessive personality cult ...
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1862: A Novel

Robert Conroy - Fiction - 2007 - 416 pages
From the Mississippi bayou to the Pennsylvania farmlands to the woods of Maine, the great armies of Generals Grant and Lee face off in the nation’s deadliest conflict. And to the victor goes history. From the Paperback edition.
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6 Rainier Drive

Debbie Macomber - Fiction - 2013 - 368 pages
So Justine and Seth are trying to make plans and sort out their future. (And let me tell you, that kind of crisis is hard on a marriage!) Thankfully, they have a lot of good things in their lives, including Leif, my adorable grandson, and ...
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The Thieves of Manhattan: A Novel

Adam Langer - Fiction - 2010 - 259 pages
And if readers can predict that the book they’re reading is the one that Ian ends up writing, they’ll never guess the ending. Just when you want a surprising twist, Langer delivers several.
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Chasing Greatness: Johnny Miller, Arnold Palmer, and the Miracle at Oakmont

Adam Lazarus, Steve Schlossman - Sports & Recreation - 2010 - 448 pages
The unforgettable story of the 1973 U.S. Open-and the unknown young golfer who astonished the world.
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Banquet for the Damned

Adam Nevill - Fiction - 2014 - 400 pages
But in Scotland's oldest university town something has passed from darkness into light. Now, the young are being haunted by night terrors and those who are visited disappear. This is certainly not a place for outsiders, especially at night.
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The Meaning of Tingo: and Other Extraordinary Words from Around the World

Adam Jacot de Boinod - Humor - 2006 - 224 pages
Drawing on the collective wisdom of over 154 languages, this intriguing book is arranged by theme so you can compare attitudes all over the world to such subjects as food, the human body and the battle of the sexes.
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Tomato Rhapsody: A Fable of Love, Lust & Forbidden Fruit

Adam Schell - Fiction - 2009 - 352 pages
This is a story born from love—a forbidden love—between Davido, an Ebreo tomato farmer, and Mari, a beautiful Catholic girl.…But it’s not only Davido and Mari who have secrets of the heart.
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I Do Not Come to You by Chance

Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani - Fiction - 2009 - 416 pages
A deeply moving debut novel set amid the perilous world of Nigerian email scams, I Do Not Come to You by Chance tells the story of one young man and the family who loves him.
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Full Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats

Kristen Iversen - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 432 pages
" It's the story of a childhood and adolescence in the shadow of the Cold War, in a landscape at once startlingly beautiful and--unknown to those who lived there--tainted with invisible yet deadly particles of plutonium.
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Free Energy Calculations: Theory and Applications in Chemistry and Biology

Christophe Chipot, Andrew Pohorille - Science - 2007 - 518 pages
This volume offers a coherent account of the concepts that underlie different approaches devised for the determination of free energies.
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20 Retirement Decisions You Need to Make Right Now

Ray LeVitre - Business & Economics - 2014 - 384 pages
You're in Control of Your Retirement Future Inside are twenty major financial decisions that could profoundly impact your lifestyle over the next forty years.
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Grace: A Memoir

Grace Coddington - Design - 2012 - 416 pages
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY FINANCIAL TIMES “If Wintour is the Pope . . . Coddington is Michelangelo, trying to paint a fresh version of the Sistine Chapel twelve times a year.”—Time From the Hardcover edition.
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100 Things Beatles Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die

Gillian G. Gaar - Music - 2013 - 256 pages
Few music groups have been able to sustain a fan base over half a century that is as significant and devoted as those of the Beatles, and this entertaining guide to all things Fab Four rewards those fans with everything they need to know ...
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1913: The Year Before the Storm

Florian Illies - History - 2013 - 171 pages
From the Hardcover edition.
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Sex at Dawn: How We Mate, Why We Stray, and What It Means for Modern ...

Christopher Ryan, Cacilda Jetha - Social Science - 2012 - 432 pages
In the tradition of the best historical and scientific writing, Sex at Dawn unapologetically upends unwarranted assumptions and unfounded conclusions while offering a revolutionary understanding of why we live and love as we do.
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