by Harari, Yuval N. 909 HARARI

Sapiens : a Brief History of Humankind

"One hundred thousand years ago, at least six different species of humans inhabited Earth. Yet today there is only one--homo sapiens. What happened to the others? And what may happen to us? Most books about the history of humanity pursue either a historical or a biological approach, but Dr. Yuval Noah Harari breaks the…

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by Lieberstein, Andrea 616.8526 LIEBERS

Well Nourished : Mindful Practices to Heal Your Relationship with Food, Feed You

There is much more to nourishing yourself than simply eating food. After a long day of feeling run down and exhausted, what you're really hungering for is other forms of nourishment. Well Nourished is here to show you how to live a life where feel nourished emotionally, intellectually, physically, socially, and creativ…

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by Boghossian, Peter G. 153.6 BOGHOSS

How to Have Impossible Conversations : a Very Practical Guide

"In our current political climate, it seems impossible to have a reasonable conversation with anyone who has a different opinion. Whether you're online, in a classroom, an office, a town hall -- or just hoping to get through a family dinner with a stubborn relative -- dialogue shuts down when perspectives clash. Heated…

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by Williams, Brittany, 641.5884 WILLIAM

Instant Loss Cookbook : Cook Your Way to a Healthy Weight with 125 Recipes for Y

"125 fast, easy, and tasty whole food-based recipes for anyone looking to lose weight, from the ... blogger who lost over 125 lbs in a year by making all her meals from scratch, aided by her Instant Pot"--…

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by Yang, Andrew, 362.582 YANG

The War on Normal People : the Truth About America's Disappearing Jobs and Why U

From entrepreneur Andrew Yang, the founder of Venture for America, an eye-opening look at how new technologies are erasing millions of jobs before our eyes-and a rallying cry for the urgent steps America must take, including Universal Basic Income, to stabilize our economy.…

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by Wiegand, Alyssa, 641.552 WIEGAND

Hack Your Cupboard : Make Great Food with What You've Got

It's not always easy to try out a new recipe, especially when the risk of failure brings with it the risk of a hungry night at home. But sticking to what you know and love can get pretty boring after a while. So what's a lazy, cash-strapped chef to do? Well, with the help of Hack Your Cupboard, you can grab whatever's …

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by Wolynn, Mark 155.924 WOLYNN

It Didn't Start with You : How Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Who We Are and How

"A groundbreaking approach to transforming traumatic legacies passed down in families over generations, by an acclaimed expert in the field. Depression. Anxiety. Chronic Pain. Phobias. Obsessive thoughts. The evidence is compelling: the roots of these difficulties may not reside in our immediate life experience or in c…

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by Laska, Stephanie 641.5638 LASKA

The Dirty, Lazy, Keto Cookbook : Bend the Rules to Lose the Weight!

"You don't have to be perfect to be successful at weight loss-now you can bend the rules and still lose the weight. If your version of the keto diet includes a Diet Coke, low-carb beer, or the occasional chocolate-covered protein bar, The DIRTY, LAZY, KETO Cookbook is your roadmap for results. Bestselling author Stepha…

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by Pollan, Michael 615.7883 POLLAN

How to Change Your Mind : What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About

"A brilliant and brave investigation by Michael Pollan, author of five New York Times best sellers, into the medical and scientific revolution taking place around psychedelic drugs--and the spellbinding story of his own life-changing psychedelic experiences. When Michael Pollan set out to research how LSD and psilocybi…

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by Keefe, Patrick Radden, 364.1523 KEEFE

Say Nothing : a True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland

"Meticulously reported, exquisitely written, and grippingly told, Say Nothing is a work of revelation." --David Grann, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon. From award-winning New Yorker staff writer Patrick Radden Keefe, a stunning, intricate narrative about a notorious killing in Norther…

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by Flanders, Cait, 153.8 FLANDER

The Year of Less : How I Stopped Shopping, Gave Away My Belongings, and Discover

"In her late twenties, Cait Flanders found herself stuck in the consumerism cycle that grips so many of us: earn more, buy more, want more, rinse, repeat. Even after she worked her way out of nearly $30,000 of consumer debt, her old habits took hold again. When she realized that nothing she was doing or buying was maki…

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by Lepore, Jill, 973 LEPORE

These Truths : a History of the United States

Written in elegiac prose, Lepores groundbreaking investigation places truth itselfa devotion to facts, proof, and evidenceat the center of the nations history. The American experiment rests on three ideas"these truths," Jefferson called thempolitical equality, natural rig…

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by Cavallari, Kristin, 641.563 CAVALLA

True Roots : a Mindful Kitchen with More Than 100 Recipes Free of Gluten, Dairy,

In her first book, Kristin Cavallari shared her personal journey along with her tips on everything from style to relationships. And now, with True Roots, Cavallari shows you that improving the way you eat doesn't have to be difficult--a clean and toxin-free diet can and should be fun, easy, and enjoyable. She learned t…

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by Williams, Brittany, 641.77 WILLIAM

Instant Loss : Eat Real, Lose Weight

"Incredibly easy Instant Pot and air fryer recipes from the best-selling author of Instant Loss"--…

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by Macintyre, Ben, B GORDIEVSK MACINTY

The Spy and the Traitor : the Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War

If anyone could be considered a Russian counterpart to the infamous British double-agent Kim Philby, it was Oleg Gordievsky. The son of two KGB agents and the product of the best Soviet institutions, the savvy, sophisticated Gordievsky grew to see his nation's communism as both criminal and philistine. He took his firs…

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by Walker, Matthew P. 612.821 WALKER

Why We Sleep : Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams

"The first sleep book by a leading scientific expert--Professor Matthew Walker, Director of UC Berkeley's Sleep and Neuroimaging Lab--reveals his groundbreaking exploration of sleep, explaining how we can harness its transformative power to change our lives for the better. Sleep is one of the most important but least u…

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by Atticus 811.6 ATTICUS

The Truth About Magic : Poems

"In his third collection of poems, Atticus takes us on an adventure to discover the truth about magic. Through heartbreak and falling in love, looking back and looking forward, he writes about finding ourselves, finding our purpose, and the simple joys of life with grace, wit, and longing. Whether it's drinking wine ou…

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by Gaiman, Neil 293.13 GAIMAN

Norse Mythology

Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he presents his fashioning of the primeval Norse myths into a novel, which begins with the genesis of the legendary nine worlds, delves into the exploits of the deities, dwarves, and giants, and culminates in …

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Rising Strong

"With her 2010 TED talk on the power of vulnerability (over 18 million views), her bestselling books on the transformative gifts of shame and vulnerability, and her inspiring call for wholehearted living, Brene Brown has changed the cultural conversation. Her work has been embraced by Oprah Winfrey and corporate leader…

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by Stevenson, Bryan B-STEVENSON STEVENS

Just Mercy : a Story of Justice and Redemption

The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama recounts his experiences as a lawyer working to assist those desperately in need, reflecting on his pursuit of the ideal of compassion in American justice.…

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by Patterson, James, 364.153 PATTERS

Filthy Rich : a Powerful Billionaire, the Sex Scandal That Undid Him, and All Th

"Jeffrey Epstein rose from humble origins to the rarefied heights of New York City's financial elite. A college dropout with an instinct for numbers--and for people--Epstein amassed his wealth through a combination of access and skill. But even after he had it all, Epstein wanted more. And that unceasing desire--especi…

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by Barry, John M., 614.518 BARRY

The Great Influenza : the Epic Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

The strongest weapon against pandemic is the truth. Read why in the definitive account of the 1918 Flu Epidemic. Magisterial in its breadth of perspective and depth of research, The Great Influenza provides us with a precise and sobering model as we confront the epidemics looming on our own horizon. As Barry concludes,…

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by Kellogg, Kathryn 640.286 KELLOGG

101 Ways to Go Zero Waste Kathryn Kellogg.

We all know how important it is to reduce our environmental footprint, but it can be daunting to know where to begin. Enter Kathryn Kellogg, who can fit all her trash from the past two years into a 16-ounce mason jar. How? She starts by saying (3z(Bno(3y (Bto straws and grocery bags, and (3z(Byes(3y (Bto a reus…

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by Land, Stephanie B LAND LAND

Maid : Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive

A journalist describes the years she worked in low-paying domestic work under wealthy employers, contrasting the privileges of the upper-middle class to the realities of the overworked laborers supporting them.…

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by Kshirsagar, Suhas G. 612.022 KSHIRSA

Change Your Schedule, Change Your Life : How to Harness the Power of Clock Genes

"An eye-opening handbook from a leading Ayurvedic physician that blends cutting-edge science on "clock genes" with ancient eastern wisdom to help us understand how to harness the power of chronobiology to effortlessly lose weight, sleep better, exercise stronger, reduce stress, and boost our well being. "It's not you, …

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by Davies, Simone 371.392 DAVIES

The Montessori Toddler : a Parent's Guide to Raising a Curious and Responsible H

An inspiring, beautifully designed guide for parents of toddlers looking to bring the principles of Montessori education--curiosity, independence, respect--into their daily lives.…

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by Fisch, Jen 641.5638 FISCH

The Easy 5-ingredient Ketogenic Diet Cookbook : Low-carb, High-fat Recipes for B

"Keep up with keto on even your busiest days. Finding quick and easy keto recipes that fit with your lifestyle and schedule can be difficult. That's why Jen Fisch, the blogger behind 'Keto in The City' and a busy working mom, shares her favorite stress-free keto meals in [this book]. With 130 recipes that require no mo…

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by Sheff, Nic 362.299 SHEFF

Tweak : Growing Up on Methamphetamines

The author details his immersion in a world of hardcore drugs, revealing the mental and physical depths of addiction, and the violent relapse one summer in California that forever changed his life, leading him down the road to recovery.…

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by Egan, Timothy 263.0424 EGAN

A Pilgrimage to Eternity : from Canterbury to Rome in Search of a Faith

Moved by his mother's death and his Irish Catholic family's complicated history with the church, Timothy Egan decided to follow in the footsteps of centuries of seekers to force a reckoning with his own beliefs. He embarked on a thousand-mile pilgrimage through the theological cradle of Christianity, exploring one of t…

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by Abrams, Stacey B ABRAMS ABRAMS

Lead from the Outside : How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change

Offers guidance for people who live outside of traditionally powerful social groups to pursue leadership and success by recognizing their own passion and pursuing it with the special perspective, tools, and strengths that come from being on the outside.…

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by Tisdale, Sallie 306.9 TISDALE

Advice for Future Corpses * and Those Who Love Them : a Practical Perspective on

From the sublime (the faint sound of Mozart as you take your last breath) to the ridiculous (lessons on how to close the sagging jaw of a corpse), Tisdale leads the reader through the peaks and troughs of death with a calm, wise, and humorous hand. Advice for Future Corpses is more than a how-to manual or a spiritual b…

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by Powell, Sidney K., 353.4653 POWELL

Licensed to Lie : Exposing Corruption in the Department of Justice

A gruesome suicide, a likely murder, a tragic plane crash, wrongful imprisonment, and gripping courtroom scenes draw readers into this compelling story giving them a frightening perspective on justice and who should be accountable when evidence is withheld. This is the true story of the strong-arm, illegal, and unethic…

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by Downs, Annie F., 212.7 DOWNS

Remember God

"I know God is loving; I know He is good; I believe He is big and powerful. But sometimes I wonder if He is really kind-- really deeply always kind. Is He? Christians love to talk about how God is in control, but that's harder to grasp when things aren't going like you thought they would, when your life looks quite dif…

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by Pitre, Urvashi 641.77 PITRE

Every Day Easy Air Fryer : 100 Recipes Bursting with Flavor

So you've bought an air fryer, and you're using it to make fries and packaged foods, but don't see what the fuss was about. Pitre shows you how to start with fresh ingredients to make delicious, healthy dishes which mostly require about ten minutes of prep, a little time to marinate, and approximately fifteen-minutes o…

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by Lewis, Michael 320.973 LEWIS

The Fifth Risk

"The election happened," remembers Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, then deputy secretary of the Department of Energy. "And then there was radio silence." Across all departments, similar stories were playing out: Trump appointees were few and far between; those that did show up were shockingly uninformed about the functions…

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by Kimmerer, Robin Wall 305.897 KIMMERE

Braiding Sweetgrass

As a botanist and professor of plant ecology, Robin Wall Kimmerer has spent a career learning how to ask questions of nature using the tools of science. As a Potawatomi woman, she learned from elders, family, and history that the Potawatomi, as well as a majority of other cultures indigenous to this land, consider plan…

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by Mundy, Liza, 940.5486 MUNDY

Code Girls : the Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War I

Recruited by the U.S. Army and Navy from small towns and elite colleges, more than ten thousand women served as codebreakers during World War II. While their brothers and boyfriends took up arms, these women moved to Washington and learned the meticulous work of code-breaking. Their efforts shortened the war, saved cou…

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by Ginsburg, Ruth Bader 347.7326 GINSBUR

My Own Words

"The first book from Ruth Bader Ginsburg since becoming a Supreme Court Justice in 1993--a witty, engaging, serious, and playful collection of writings and speeches from the woman who has had a powerful and enduring influence on law, women's rights, and popular culture. My Own Words is a selection of writings and speec…

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by Orlean, Susan 020 ORLEAN

The Library Book

On the morning of April 28, 1986, a fire alarm sounded in the Los Angeles Public Library. As the moments passed, the patrons and staff who had been cleared out of the building realized this was not the usual fire alarm. As one fireman recounted, (3z(BOnce that first stack got going, it was Goodbye, Charlie.

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by Keefe, Patrick Radden, 364.1523 KEEFE

Say Nothing : a True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland

"A narrative about a notorious killing that took place in Northern Ireland during The Troubles and its devastating repercussions to this day"--…

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by Eger, Edith Eva B EGER EGER

The Choice : Embrace the Possible

At the age of sixteen, Edith Eger was sent to Auschwitz. Hours after her parents were killed, Nazi officer Dr. Josef Mengele, forced Edie to dance for his amusement and her survival. Edie was pulled from a pile of corpses when the American troops liberated the camps in 1945. Edie spent decades struggling with flashback…

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by Souza, Pete 973.932 SOUZA

Shade : a Tale of Two Presidents

The former official White House photographer compares the most recent two administrations via photos of Barack Obama side-by-side with tweets, headlines, and quotes from the Trump administration.…

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by Chapman, Gary D., 646.78 CHAPMAN

The 5 Love Languages : the Secret to Love That Lasts

Dr. Chapman explains how people communicate love in different ways, and shares the wonderful things that happen when men and women learn to speak each other's language.…

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by Duckworth, Angela 158.1 DUCKWOR

Grit : the Power of Passion and Perseverance

"In this must-read book for anyone striving to succeed, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows parents, educators, athletes, students, and business people--both seasoned and new--that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a focused persistence called "grit." Why do some people succeed and othe…

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by Smith, J. J. 613.25 SMITH

7-day Apple Cider Vinegar Cleanse : Lose Up to 15 Pounds in 7 Days and Turn Your

"JJ Smith, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller 10-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse, provides an all-new and accessible detox system that rids the body of unwanted fat and bacteria for renewed energy and lasting weight loss. In the tradition of certified weight loss expert and nutritionist JJ Smith's 10-Day Green Smoot…

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by Olthoff, Bianca 248.843 OLTHOFF

How to Have Your Life Not Suck : Becoming Today Who You Want to Be Tomorrow

Packed with lessons Olthoff learned from her own mistakes and heartache, this field guide will help readers avoid unnecessary detours on the path to their best self. With her signature wit, engaging stories, and brilliant insights from a counselor friend, Olthoff gives spot-on advice for adulting, career, relationships…

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by Gunter, Jen 618.1 GUNTER

The Vagina Bible : the Vulva and the Vagina - Separating the Myth from the Medic

"OB/GYN, writer for The New York Times, USA Today, and Self, and host of the show Jensplaining, Dr. Jen Gunter now delivers the definitive book on vaginal health, answering the questions you've always had but were afraid to ask--or couldn't find the right answers to. She has been called Twitter's resident gynecologist,…

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Copycat Restaurant Favorites.

"Amp up your dinner routine with more than 100 restaurant copycat dishes made at home! Skip the delivery, avoid the drive thru and keep that tip money in your wallet, because Taste of Home Copycat Restaurant Favorites brings America's most popular menu items to your kitchen. Inside Taste of Home Copycat Restaurant Favo…

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by Broom, Sarah M. B-BROOM BROOM

The Yellow House

In 1961, Sarah M. Brooms mother Ivory Mae bought a shotgun house in the then-promising neighborhood of New Orleans East and built her world inside of it. It was the height of the Space Race and the neighborhood was home to a major NASA plantthe postwar optimism seemed assured. Widowed, Ivory Mae remarri…

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by Saslow, Eli B BLACK SASLOW

Rising out of Hatred : the Awakening of a Former White Nationalist

"From a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, a powerful account of Derek Black's journey from white supremacist hero to apostle of tolerance"--…

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by Hester, Tanja 332.024 HESTER

Work Optional : Retire Early the Non-penny-pinching Way

"A practical action guide for financial independence and early retirement from the popular "Our Next Life" blogger."--…

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by Abrams, Stacey B ABRAMS ABRAMS

Lead from the Outside : How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change

Leadership is hard. Convincing others--and yourself--that you are capable of taking charge and achieving more requires insight and courage. Lead from the Outside is the handbook for outsiders, written with an eye toward the challenges that hinder women, people of color, the working class, members of the LGBTQ community…

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by Lillien, Lisa 641.512 LILLIEN

Hungry Girl Simply 6 : All-natural Recipes with 6 Ingredients or Less

People everywhere are craving super-simple recipes with short ingredient lists, and Hungry Girl has come to their rescue with Hungry Girl Simply 6: All-Natural Recipes with 6 Ingredients or Less! For the first time ever, chapters are organized by main ingredientlike CHICKEN, VEGGIES, EGGS, OATSmaking it…

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by Kshirsagar, Suhas G. 612.022 KSHIRSA

Change Your Schedule, Change Your Life : How to Harness the Power of Clock Genes

We've all heard of circadian rhythms, those biological processes that give us jet lag and make us night owls or early birds. But few of us know just how profoundly these diurnal patterns affect our overall health. Skipping meals, working late into the night to maximize productivity disrupt our natural cycles. The human…

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by Kaku, Michio 629.455 KAKU

The Future of Humanity : Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, an

"Formerly the domain of fiction, moving human civilization to the stars is increasingly becoming a scientific possibility--and a necessity. Whether in the near future due to climate change and the depletion of finite resources, or in the distant future due to catastrophic cosmological events, we must face the reality t…

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by Harari, Yuval N. 909.83 HARARI

21 Lessons for the 21st Century

Shares insights into such present-day issues as the role of technology in transforming humanity, the epidemic of false news, and the modern relevance of nations and religion.…

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by Macy, Beth 362.2909 MACY

Dopesick : Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company That Addicted America

Chronicles America's more than twenty-year struggle with opioid addiction, from the introduction of OxyContin in 1996, through the spread of addiction in distressed communities in Central Appalachia, to the current national crisis.…

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by O'Brien, Keith, 629.1309 OBRIEN

Fly Girls : How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History

"High adventure and high ideals merge when a corps of intrepid female aviators battle to take part in the hugely popular air shows of the 1920s and 1930s. Ultimately, one of our heroines would win a race that earned her the right to be called America's best pilot"--…

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by Thompson, Wright 796.0922 THOMPSO

The Cost of These Dreams : Sports Stories and Other Serious Business

"Whether it be Michael Jordan or Tiger Woods or Pat Riley or Urban Meyer, Wright Thompson strips the away the self-serving myths and fantasies to reveal his characters in full. There are fascinating common denominators: it may not be the case that every single great performer or coach had a complex relationship with hi…

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by Oluo, Ijeoma 305.8009 OLUO

So You Want to Talk About Race

"A current, constructive, and actionable exploration of today's racial landscape, offering straightforward clarity that readers of all races need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial divide. In So You Want to Talk About Race, Editor at Large of The Establishment, Ijeoma Oluo offers a contemporary, accessible …

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