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The Enchanted Wanderer: and Other Stories - Page vii

Nikolai Leskov - Literary Collections - 2013 - 608 pages
and Other Stories Nikolai Leskov. Introduction Leshov is a writer who yields
enormous pleasure, breaking past sectarian literary and ideological premises.
But more: we live in a moment of lowered cultural and emotional expectations,
after the ...
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The Mothers: A Novel

Jennifer Gilmore - Fiction - 2013 - 288 pages
Jennifer Gilmore’s eloquence about the human heart—its frailties and complexities—and her razor-sharp observations about race, class, culture, and changing family dynamics are spectacularly combined in this powerful novel.
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The Art of Controversy: Political Cartoons and Their Enduring Power

Victor S Navasky - Political Science - 2013 - 256 pages
Here Victor S. Navasky brilliantly illuminates the true power of one of our most enduringly vital forms of artistic expression.
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Stations of the Heart: Parting with a Son

Richard Lischer - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 272 pages
This poignant love story of a father for his son is at once funny, heartbreaking, and hopeful.
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Daily Rituals: How Artists Work

Mason Currey - Reference - 2013 - 304 pages
. . Karl Marx . . . Woody Allen . . . Agatha Christie . . . George Balanchine, who did most of his work while ironing . . . Leo Tolstoy . . . Charles Dickens . . . Pablo Picasso . . .
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The Three Marriages: Reimagining Work, Self and Relationship

David Whyte - Family & Relationships - 2009 - 384 pages
Only by understanding the journey involved in each of the three marriages and the stages of their maturation, he says, can we understand how to bring them together in one fulfilled life.
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The Anatomy of Violence: The Biological Roots of Crime

Adrian Raine - Social Science - 2013 - 528 pages
From the Hardcover edition.
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Act of Congress: How America's Essential Institution Works, and How It Doesn't

Robert G. Kaiser - Political Science - 2013 - 448 pages
Act of Congress tells the story of the Dodd-Frank Act, named for the two men who made it possible: Congressman Barney Frank, brilliant and sometimes abrasive, who mastered the details of financial reform, and Senator Chris Dodd, who worked ...
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