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The future of the mind - the scientific quest to understand, enhance, and empower the mind by Kaku, Michio.

The future of the mind - the scientific quest to understand, enhance, and empower the mind

For the first time in history, the secrets of the living brain are being revealed by a battery of high tech brain scans devised by physicists. Now what was once solely the province of science fiction has become a startling reality. Recording memories, telepathy, videotaping our dreams, mind control, avatars, and telekinesis are not only possible; they already exist.

Apr 18, 2014
The great degeneration [how institutions decay and economies die] by Ferguson, Niall.

The great degeneration [how institutions decay and economies die]

What causes rich countries to lose their way? Symptoms of decline are all around us today: slowing growth, crushing debts, increasing inequality, aging populations, antisocial behavior. But what exactly has gone wrong? The answer, Niall Ferguson argues in The Great Degeneration, is that our institutions7the intricate frameworks within which a society can flourish or fail--are degenerating.

Apr 20, 2014
The impossible knife of memory by Anderson, Laurie Halse, author.

The impossible knife of memory

For the past five years, Hayley Kincaid and her father, Andy, have been on the road, never staying long in one place as he struggles to escape the demons that have tortured him since his return from Iraq. Now they are back in the town where he grew up so Hayley can attend school. Perhaps, for the first time, Hayley can have a normal life, put aside her own painful memories, even have a relationship with Finn, the hot guy who obviously likes her but is hiding secrets of his own.

Apr 18, 2014
The kissing bridge by Goyer, Tricia

The kissing bridge

A young woman escapes from her stifling conservative Amish community to find a new life. Caleb is an Amish man who is counting down the days until hunting season. An unexpected meeting pushes them together, and they embark with friends on a two-week-long wilderness wagon journey. Hardship tears down the flimsy walls of protection they've placed around their hearts, and as their friendship grows they open up to each other and eventually reveal their deepest secrets.

Apr 20, 2014
The long shadow by Marklund, Liza, 1962-

The long shadow

A violent robbery has killed an entire family on the Costa Del Sol. Annika Bengtzon is assigned to cover the story for the Evening Post. But when she arrives in Spain she discovers there was a third child - a teenage daughter - who is unaccounted for. Annika makes it her mission to find the missing girl. But as she delves into the mystery she becomes embroiled in a far darker side of Spanish life than she'd envisioned, as she begins to piece together a terrifying story of violence, abuse and mur

Apr 20, 2014
The long war by Pratchett, Terry, author.

The long war

Humankind has spread across the new worlds opened up by 1stepping.2 Where Joshua and Lobsang once pioneered, fleets of airships now link the Americas with trade and culture. Distinctive to the Long Earth are the trolls, whose song suffuses the reaches of the stepwise worlds. But the trolls are beginning to react to humanity2s thoughtless exploitation. Joshua is called by Lobsang to deal with a crisis that threatens to plunge the Long Earth into a war unlike any humankind has waged before.

Apr 14, 2014
The long way home by Martin, Ann M., 1955-

The long way home

Dana is Abby and Zander's daughter, but growing up in New York City in the late nineteen fifties is not always easy, especially when you would like your own room separate from your twin sister--and when your beloved father dies and you are forced to move things just get worse.

Apr 20, 2014
The lost choice - a legend of personal discovery by Andrews, Andy, 1959-

The lost choice - a legend of personal discovery

When a young boy finds a mysterious object in the creek near his home, his parents launch an investigation that will eventually link the ancient object to such remarkable figures as George Washington Carver, Oskar Shindler, Joan of Arc, and Alfred Vanderbilt. Separate pieces of the artifact, with different but similar inscriptions, shape the lives of those who possess the object. With each new discovery comes new questions: What is the connection between these objects? Is there another piece? An

Apr 14, 2014
The mark of the dragonfly by Johnson, Jaleigh.

The mark of the dragonfly

Since her father's death in a factory in the Dragonfly territories, thirteen-year-old Piper has eked out a living as a scrapper in Merrow Kingdom, but the arrival of a mysterious girl sends her on a dangerous journey to distant lands.

Apr 18, 2014
The martian - a novel by Weir, Andy, author.

The martian - a novel

Mark Watney was nearly killed by a dust storm on Mars and was abandoned by his crew who thought him dead. Now he's all alone with no way of letting Earth know he's alive, which doesn't matter because his supplies would run out before they'd get there. Either way, the environment or human error will likely kill him first. Not giving in, Mark works to survive, battling obstacle after obstacle, but will it be enough?

Apr 14, 2014
The memory jar by Goyer, Tricia.

The memory jar

Visit a small Amish community in West Kootenai, Montana, where for the past ten years, Sarah Shelter has been passed over by the young Amish men that arrive there each year. A tragedy has closed her heart, until she meets Jathan Schrock.

Apr 14, 2014
The splendid things we planned - a family portrait by Bailey, Blake, 1963- author.

The splendid things we planned - a family portrait

Blake Bailey's darkly funny account of growing up in the shadow of an erratic and increasingly dangerous brother, an exhilarating and sometimes harrowing story that culminates in one unforgettable Christmas.

Apr 14, 2014
The traveler's gift seven decisions that determine personal success by Andrews, Andy, 1959-

The traveler's gift seven decisions that determine personal success

A down and out former business executive is rendered unconscious in an automobile accident and transported back in time where historical figures give him the seven key decisons essential for personal success.

Apr 14, 2014
The vicar of Wakefield by Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774.

The vicar of Wakefield

The kindly Vicar, Dr. Primrose's idyllic life with his good family in the country parsonage is suddenly devastated by many misfortunes. Even when jailed he keeps his Christian faith uppermost, and his nobility of spirit helps to bring justice to himself, his wife and his children.

Apr 14, 2014
The watcher in the shadows by Ruiz Zafón, Carlos, 1964-

The watcher in the shadows

"When fourteen-year-old Irene Sauvelle moves with her family to Cape House on the coast of Normandy, she's immediately taken by the beauty of the place--its expansive cliffs, coasts, and harbors. There, she meets a local boy named Ismael, and the two soon fall in love. But a dark mystery is about to unfold, involving a reclusive toymaker who lives in a gigantic mansion filled with mechanical beings and shadows of the past"--

Apr 14, 2014
The winter people by McMahon, Jennifer.

The winter people

West Hall, Vermont, has always been a town of strange disappearances and old legends. The most mysterious is that of Sara Harrison Shea, who, in 1908, was found dead in the field behind her house just months after the tragic death of her daughter, Gertie. Now, in present day, nineteen-year-old Ruthie lives in Sara's farmhouse with her mother, Alice, and her younger sister, Fawn. Alice has always insisted that they live off the grid, a decision that suddenly proves perilous when Ruthie wakes up o

Apr 20, 2014
Those who wish me dead by Koryta, Michael

Those who wish me dead

Apr 20, 2014
Thrive- The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder by Huffington, Arianna

Thrive- The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder

Apr 20, 2014
Top secret twenty-one by Evanovich, Janet

Top secret twenty-one

Apr 16, 2014
Train by Zoellner, Tom

Train

Apr 20, 2014