Nonfiction

Joni Seager, The Women's Atlas

The most up-to-date global perspective on how women are living today across continents and cultures.

In this completely revised and updated fifth edition of her groundbreaking atlas, Joni Seager provides comprehensive and accessible analysis of up-to-the-minute global data on the key issues facing women today: equality, motherhood, feminism, the culture of beauty, women at work, women in the global economy, changing households, domestic violence, lesbian rights, women in government, and more. The result is an invaluable resource on the status of women around the world today.

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$25.00
ISBN: 9780143132349
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Published: Penguin Books - October 30th, 2018

Ellen Ruppel Shell, The Job

Since 1973, our productivity has grown almost six times faster than our wages. Most of us rank so far below the top earners in the country that the "winners" might as well inhabit another planet. But work is about much more than earning a living. Work gives us our identity, and a sense of purpose and place in this world. And yet, work as we know it is under siege.

The Job: Work and Its Future in a Time of Radical Change Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780451497253
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Published: Currency - October 23rd, 2018

Peter Bebergal, Strange Frequencies

Strange Frequencies takes readers on an extraordinary narrative and historical journey to discover how people have used technology in an effort to search for our own immortality. Bebergal builds his own ghostly gadgets to reach the other side, too, and follows the path of famous inventors, engineers, seekers, and seers who attempted to answer life's ultimate mysteries.

Strange Frequencies: The Extraordinary Story of the Technological Quest for the Supernatural Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780143111825
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Published: Tarcherperigee - October 23rd, 2018

Howard Mansfield, The Habit of Turning the World Upside Down

While reporting on citizens fighting natural gas pipelines and transmission lines planned to cut right across their homes, Howard Mansfield saw the emotional toll of these projects. "They got under the skin," writes Mansfield. "This was about more than kilowatts, powerlines, and pipelines. Something in this upheaval felt familiar. I began to realize that I was witnessing an essential American experience: the world turned upside down.

The Habit of Turning the World Upside Down: Our Belief in Property and the Cost of That Belief Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780872332706
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Published: Bauhan Pub - October 2nd, 2018

Jill Lepore, These Truths

In the most ambitious one-volume American history in decades, award-winning historian and New Yorker writer Jill Lepore offers a magisterial account of the origins and rise of a divided nation, an urgently needed reckoning with the beauty and tragedy of American history.

These Truths: A History of the United States Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780393635249
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 18th, 2018

Maria Olsen, 50 After 50

At age 50, Maria Leonard Olsen drank her way out of a 25-year marriage. She had, against advice, put all her eggs in the motherhood basket, willfully derailing her successful law career. As teenagers, her precious children did not need her in the hands-on way they previously had. She and her husband had grown apart because, among other things, they failed to nurture that important relationship. She was depressed and stuck.

50 After 50: Reframing the Next Chapter of Your Life Cover Image
$34.00
ISBN: 9781538109649
Availability: Available at Warehouse
Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - June 8th, 2018

Sharon Saline, What Your ADHD Child Wishes You Knew

You've read all the expert advice, but despite countless efforts to help your child cope better and stay on track, you're still struggling with everyday issues like homework, chores, getting to soccer practice on time, and simply getting along without pushback and power struggles.

What Your ADHD Child Wishes You Knew: Working Together to Empower Kids for Success in School and Life Cover Image
By Sharon Saline, Laura Markham (Foreword by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143132394
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Published: Tarcherperigee - August 7th, 2018

Kwan Kew Lai, Lest We Forget

In 2014 after fighting through yards of bureaucratic red tape, leaving her family, and putting her own health at risk in order to help suffering strangers, Kwan Kew Lai finally arrived in Africa to volunteer as an infectious disease specialist in the heart of the largest Ebola outbreak in history. What she found was not only blistering heat, inadequate working conditions, and deadly, unrelenting illness, but hope, resilience, and incredible courage.

Lest We Forget: A Doctor's Experience with Life and Death During the Ebola Outbreak Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781632280626
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Published: Start Publishing, LLC - October 9th, 2018

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