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The Lady in Gold: The Extraordinary Tale of Gustav Klimt's Masterpiece ...

Anne-Marie O'Connor - Art - 2012 - 368 pages
The spellbinding story, part fairy tale, part suspense, of Gustav Klimt’s Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer, one of the most emblematic portraits of its time; of the beautiful, seductive Viennese Jewish salon hostess who sat for it; the ...
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The Power Electronics Handbook

Timothy L. Skvarenina - Technology & Engineering - 2001 - 664 pages
The Power Electronics Handbook is your key to understanding those devices, incorporating them into controllable circuits, and implementing those systems into applications from virtually every area of electrical engineering.
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The Witness

Nora Roberts - Fiction - 2012 - 496 pages
NORA ROBERTS' 200th BOOK! In her stunning new novel, #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts proves why no one is better “when it comes to flawlessly fusing high-stakes suspense with red-hot romance" (Booklist, starred review).
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Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk: A Novel

Ben Fountain - Fiction - 2012 - 320 pages
A finalist for the National Book Award!
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The Song of Achilles

Madeline Miller - Fiction - 2012 - 416 pages
Built on the groundwork of the Iliad, Madeline Miller’s page-turning, profoundly moving, and blisteringly paced retelling of the epic Trojan War marks the launch of a dazzling career.
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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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Raina Telgemeier - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 208 pages
Raina uses her signature humor and charm in both present-day narrative and perfectly placed flashbacks to tell the story of her relationship with her sister, which unfolds during the course of a road trip from their home in San Francisco to ...
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The Art of Fielding: A Novel

Chad Harbach - Fiction - 2011 - 528 pages
Written with boundless intelligence and filled with the tenderness of youth, The Art of Fielding is an expansive, warmhearted novel about ambition and its limits, about family and friendship and love, and about commitment--to oneself and to ...
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Let's Pretend This Never Happened

Jenny Lawson - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 384 pages
For every intellectual misfit who thought they were the only ones to think the things that Lawson dares to say out loud, this is a poignant and hysterical look at the dark, disturbing, yet wonderful moments of our lives.
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Absolute Power

David Baldacci - Fiction - 2001 - 480 pages
Then the passion turns deadly, and Luther is running into the night. Because what he has just seen is a brutal murder involving Alan Richmond, the president of the United States, the man with...Absolute Power.
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The Probabilistic Method

Noga Alon, Joel H. Spencer - Mathematics - 2011 - 376 pages
Praise for the Second Edition: "Serious researchers in combinatorics or algorithm design will wish to read the book in its entirety...the book may also be enjoyed on a lighter level since the different chapters are largely independent and ...
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Wishful Drinking

Carrie Fisher - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 176 pages
Entertainment Weekly declared it “drolly hysterical” and the Los Angeles Times called it a “Beverly Hills yard sale of juicy anecdotes.” This is Carrie Fisher at her best—revealing her worst.
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The Heroin Diaries: A Year in the Life of a Shattered Rock Star

Nikki Sixx - Art - 2007 - 448 pages
Brutally honest, utterly riveting, and shockingly moving, The Heroin Diaries follows Nikki during the year he plunged to rock bottom -- and his courageous decision to pick himself up and start living again.
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