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Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die

Chip Heath, Dan Heath - Business & Economics - 2007 - 291 pages
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Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

Daniel H. Pink - Business & Economics - 2011 - 288 pages
As Daniel H. Pink (author of To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Motivating Others) explains in his paradigm-shattering book Drive, the secret to high performance and satisfaction in today's world is the deeply human need to direct ...
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Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook

Anthony Bourdain - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 320 pages
And always he returns to the question "Why cook?" Or the more difficult "Why cook well?" Medium Raw is the deliciously funny and shockingly delectable journey to those answers, sure to delight philistines and gourmands alike.
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The Summer Camp Mystery

Gertrude Chandler Warner - Juvenile Fiction - 2011 - 114 pages
The Aldens are spending a week at Camp Seagull on beautiful Claw Island.
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The House of Morgan: An American Banking Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Finance

Ron Chernow - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 848 pages
A masterpiece of financial history—it was awarded the 1990 National Book Award for Nonfiction and selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 Best Nonfiction Books of the Twentieth Century—The House of Morgan is a compelling ...
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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope

William Kamkwamba, Bryan Mealer - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 320 pages
Here is the remarkable story about human inventiveness and its power to overcome crippling adversity.
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The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life

Alice Schroeder - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 960 pages
Here is THE book recounting the life and times of one of the most respected men in the world, Warren Buffett.
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A Consumer's Dictionary of Food Additives, 7th Edition: Descriptions in ...

Ruth Winter - Health & Fitness - 2009 - 595 pages
Alphabetically organized, cross-referenced, and written in everyday language, this is a precise tool for understanding food labels and knowing which products are best to bring home to your family. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Once on a Moonless Night

Dai Sijie - Fiction - 2009 - 288 pages
She falls in love with both teller and tale, but when d’Ampere is killed in prison, Toomchooq disappears, and she, pregnant with his child, embarks on a search for her lost love and the scroll that begins, “Once on a moonless night . . ...
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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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Waiter Rant

Steve Dublanica - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 336 pages
Waiter Rant offers the server's unique point of view, replete with tales of customer stupidity, arrogant misbehavior, and unseen bits of human grace transpiring in the most unlikely places.
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Einstein: His Life and Universe

Walter Isaacson - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 624 pages
By the author of the acclaimed bestsellers Benjamin Franklin and Steve Jobs, this is the definitive biography of Albert Einstein.
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