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Being mortal - medicine and what matters in the end by Gawande, Atul, author.

Being mortal - medicine and what matters in the end

Aug 15, 2014
Becoming the Boss - New Rules for the Next Generation of Leaders by Pollak, Lindsey

Becoming the Boss - New Rules for the Next Generation of Leaders

Aug 15, 2014
The Beatles Lyrics - The Stories Behind the Music, Including the Handwritten Drafts of More Than 100 Classic Beatles Songs by Davies, Hunter

The Beatles Lyrics - The Stories Behind the Music, Including the Handwritten Drafts of More Than 100 Classic Beatles Songs

Aug 15, 2014
Beatleness - how the Beatles and their fans remade the world by Leonard, Candy.

Beatleness - how the Beatles and their fans remade the world

Examines the social impact of the Beatles upon American popular culture in the 1960s, looking at how the band influenced the lives of its fans during a decade of strife and tumult.

Aug 15, 2014
Augustus - First Emperor of Rome by Goldsworthy, Adrian

Augustus - First Emperor of Rome

Aug 15, 2014
Astronomy - a self-teaching guide by Moché, Dinah L., 1936- author.

Astronomy - a self-teaching guide

Aug 15, 2014
Arrival of the fittest - the hidden mechanism of evolution by Wagner, Andreas, 1967 January 26-

Arrival of the fittest - the hidden mechanism of evolution

Aug 15, 2014
Apples of uncommon character - heirlooms, modern classics, and little-known wonders by Jacobsen, Rowan.

Apples of uncommon character - heirlooms, modern classics, and little-known wonders

Aug 15, 2014
The Bible's cutting room floor - the Holy Scriptures missing from your Bible by Hoffman, Joel M., 1968-

The Bible's cutting room floor - the Holy Scriptures missing from your Bible

Offers an examination of the texts that did not make it into the canonical bible, as well as the diverse reasons for their omission and why some of them are relevant to the lives of modern people.

Aug 15, 2014
The birth of the pill - how four crusaders reinvented sex and launched a revolution by Eig, Jonathan.

The birth of the pill - how four crusaders reinvented sex and launched a revolution

Aug 15, 2014
Breakfast at Sotheby's - An A-Z of the Art World by Hook, Philip

Breakfast at Sotheby's - An A-Z of the Art World

Aug 15, 2014
Blue ribbon baking from a redneck kitchen / Redneck, White Flour, and Blue Ribbon Recipes by Bryson, Francine.

Blue ribbon baking from a redneck kitchen / Redneck, White Flour, and Blue Ribbon Recipes

Aug 15, 2014
The infinitesimals by Kasischke, Laura, 1961-

The infinitesimals

""Kasischke's poems are powered by a skillful use of imagery and the subtle, ingenious way she turns a phrase."-Austin American-StatesmanThe Infinitesimals stares directly at illness and death, employing the same highly evocative and symbolic style that earned Laura Kasischke the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award for poetry. Drawing upon her own experiences with cancer, and the lives and deaths of loved ones, Kasischke's new work commands a lyrical and dark intensity.Laura Kasischke is the

Aug 15, 2014
In real life - love, lies & identity in the digital age by Schulman, Yaniv.

In real life - love, lies & identity in the digital age

"From the host of MTV's #1 show Catfish comes the definitive guide for millenials about how to connect with people authentically in today's increasingly digital world. IN REAL LIFE: Love, Lies & Identity in the Digital Age Nev Schulman is the host of the wildly popular TV series Catfish which investigates online relationships to determine whether they are based on truth or fiction (spoiler: it's almost always fiction). Nev has become the Dr. Drew of online relationships for millenials. His c

Aug 15, 2014
Impolite conversations / On Race, Politics, Sex, Money, and Religion by Daniels, Cora.

Impolite conversations / On Race, Politics, Sex, Money, and Religion

Aug 15, 2014
Boy on ice - the life and death of Derek Boogaard by Branch, John (Sports reporter)

Boy on ice - the life and death of Derek Boogaard

Aug 15, 2014
The birth order book - why you are the way you are by Leman, Kevin.

The birth order book - why you are the way you are

Arguing that birth order plays a powerful role in shaping one's beliefs, careers, and choice of marital partner, explains how to tap birth-order insights to understand personal tendencies and overcome self-limiting obstacles.

Aug 15, 2014
Outpost - Life on the Front Lines of American Diplomacy- a Memoir by Hill, Christopher R.

Outpost - Life on the Front Lines of American Diplomacy- a Memoir

Aug 15, 2014
The lives of Muhammad by Ali, Kecia.

The lives of Muhammad

Aug 15, 2014
Reaching down the rabbit hole - a renowned neurologist explains the mystery and drama of brain disease by Ropper, Allan H.

Reaching down the rabbit hole - a renowned neurologist explains the mystery and drama of brain disease

"Tell the doctor where it hurts." It sounds simple enough, unless the problem affects the very organ that produces awareness and generates speech. What is it like to try to heal the body when the mind is under attack? In this book, Dr. Allan Ropper and Brian Burrell take the reader behind the scenes at Harvard Medical School's neurology unit to show how a seasoned diagnostician faces down bizarre, life-altering afflictions. Like Alice in Wonderland, Dr. Ropper inhabits a world where absurdities

Aug 15, 2014