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The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

Charles Duhigg - Business & Economics - 2012 - 416 pages
The stories that Duhigg has knitted together are all fascinating in their own right, but take on an added dimension when wedded to his examination of habits.”— Associated Press “There’s been a lot of research over the past several ...
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The Charisma Myth: How Anyone Can Master the Art and Science of Personal ...

Olivia Fox Cabane - Business & Economics - 2012 - 272 pages
What you'll find here is practical magic: unique knowledge, drawn from a variety of sciences, revealing what charisma really is and how it works. You'll get both the insights and the techniques you need to apply this knowledge.
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A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future

Daniel H. Pink - Social Science - 2006 - 304 pages
A Whole New Mind takes readers to a daring new place, and a provocative and necessary new way of thinking about a future that's already here.
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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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Humans of New York

Brandon Stanton - Photography - 2013 - 304 pages
The blog has steadily grown, now boasting millions of devoted followers. Humans of New York is the book inspired by the blog.
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Today Matters: 12 Daily Practices to Guarantee Tomorrow's Success

John C. Maxwell - Business & Economics - 2008 - 336 pages
Today is the key to your success. Maxwell offers 12 decisions and disciplines-he calls it his daily dozen-that can be learned and mastered by any person to achieve success.
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Acts of God and Man: Ruminations on Risk and Insurance

Michael R. Powers - Business & Economics - 2013 - 304 pages
Insightfully exploring these "acts of God and man," Michael R. Powers guides readers through the methods available for identifying and measuring such risks, financing their consequences, and forecasting their future behavior within the ...
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Live From New York: The Complete, Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live ...

James Andrew Miller, Tom Shales - Performing Arts - 2014 - 608 pages
When first published to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, LIVE FROM NEW YORK was immediately proclaimed the best book ever produced on the landmark and legendary late-night show.
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H is for Hawk

Helen Macdonald - Biography & Autobiography - 2015 - 288 pages
Heart-wrenching and humorous, this book is an unflinching account of bereavement and a unique look at the magnetism of an extraordinary beast, with a parallel examination of a legendary writer's eccentric falconry.
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Killing Patton: The Strange Death of World War II's Most Audacious General

Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 368 pages
Now from Bill O'Reilly, anchor of The O'Reilly Factor, comes the most epic book of all in this multimillion-selling series: Killing Patton.
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Your Survival Instinct Is Killing You: Retrain Your Brain to Conquer Fear ...

Marc Schoen - Psychology - 2013 - 272 pages
You will learn that the management of discomfort is the single most important skill for the twenty-first century. This book is, at its heart, a modern guide to survival.
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The Nightingale

Kristin Hannah - Fiction - 2015 - 448 pages
The Nightingale tells the stories of two sisters, separated by years and experience, by ideals, passion and circumstance, each embarking on her own dangerous path toward survival, love, and freedom in German-occupied, war-torn France--a ...
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The Art And Science Of Personal Magnetism

Theron Q. Dumont - 2012 - 103 pages
This book gives you the key to the secret of personal magnetism, but it will still remain up to you to determine just what degree of success you will attain.
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A Capitalism for the People: Recapturing the Lost Genius of American Prosperity

Luigi Zingales - Business & Economics - 2014 - 336 pages
In A Capitalism for the People, Zingales makes a forceful, philosophical, and at times personal argument that the roots of American capitalism are dying, and that the result is a drift toward the more corrupt systems found throughout Europe ...
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Prey

Michael Crichton - Fiction - 2009 - 528 pages
For all practical purposes, it is alive. It has been programmed as a predator. It is evolving swiftly, becoming more deadly with each passing hour. Every attempt to destroy it has failed. And we are the prey.
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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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Invisible

James Patterson, David Ellis - Fiction - 2014 - 432 pages
No motives, no murder weapons, no suspects. Could one person really be responsible for these unthinkable crimes? INVISIBLE is James Patterson's scariest, most chilling stand-alone thriller yet.
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A Dangerous Place: A Maisie Dobbs Novel

Jacqueline Winspear - Fiction - 2015 - 320 pages
At a crossroads between her past and her future, Maisie must choose a direction, knowing that England is, for her, an equally dangerous place, but in quite a different way.
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