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Searching for the Philosophers’ Stone

by Ralph Metzner Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (December 11, 2018)

A deeply personal account of the scientific, shamanic, and metaphysical encounters that led to the development of Metzner’s psychological methods

• Recounts the author’s meetings and friendships with Albert...


Fidel Castro and Baseball

by Peter C. Bjarkman Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 07, 2018)

Few political figures of the modern age have been so vilified as Fidel Castro, and both the vilification and worship generated by the Cuban leader have combined to distort the true image of Castro. The baseball...


Unpresidented

by Martha Brockenbrough Feiwel & Friends (December 04, 2018)

A riveting, meticulously researched, and provocative biography of Donald J. Trump from the author of Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary.

Born into a family of privilege and wealth, he was sent to military school...


Conflicting Accounts

by Kevin Goldman Simon & Schuster (December 04, 2018)

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.


Never Grow Up

by Jackie Chan Gallery Books (December 04, 2018)

A candid, thrilling memoir from one of the most recognizable, influential, and beloved cinematic personalities in the world.

Everyone knows Jackie Chan. Whether it’s from Rush Hour, Shanghai Noon, The Karate...


All That Heaven Allows

by Mark Griffin Harper (December 04, 2018)

SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE

The definitive biography of the deeply complex and widely misunderstood matinee idol of Hollywood’s Golden Age.

Devastatingly handsome, broad-shouldered and clean-cut, Rock...


The Secret Ingredient

by Gigi Butler & Bud Schaetzle Howard Books (December 04, 2018)

Gigi Butler of Gigi’s Cupcakes shares her personal success story, her hard-won business acumen, and the life-changing inspiration that she’s gained from a challenging life. Each chapter includes a delicious...


The Life and Philosophy of Marcus Aurelius

by George Long Lm Publishers (November 26, 2018)

This book deals with the works and the life of the great emperor and stoic philosopher Marcus Aurelus. He was the last of the Five Good Emperors of Roman Empire. He is known as one of the most important Stoic...


American Entrepreneur

by Willie Robertson & William Doyle William Morrow (November 20, 2018)

America is the ultimate start-up venture – and these are the heroes who made it happen

The history of the United States is, to a remarkable degree, the story of its entrepreneurs, those daring movers and shakers...


The One, Other, and Only Dickens

by Garrett Stewart Cornell University Press (November 15, 2018)

In The One, Other, and Only Dickens, Garrett Stewart casts new light on those delirious wrinkles of wording that are one of the chief pleasures of Dickens’s novels but that go regularly unnoticed in Dickensian...


The Perraults

by Oded Rabinovitch Cornell University Press (November 15, 2018)

In The Perraults, Oded Rabinovitch takes the fascinating eponymous literary and scientific family as an entry point into the complex and rapidly changing world of early modern France. Today, the Perraults are...


Crave

by Christine S. O'Brien St. Martin's Press (November 13, 2018)

“Do you mind that I’m going to be writing a book about the fact that I was hungry?” I asked my mother. “Just tell a good story,” she replied.

Hunger comes in many forms. In her memoir, Crave, Christine...


About My Mother

by Peggy Rowe & Mike Rowe Forefront Books (November 13, 2018)

A Message from Mike Rowe, the Dirty Jobs Guy: Just to be clear, About My Mother is a book about my grandmother, written by my mother. That’s not to say it’s not about my mother—it is. In fact, About...


Back in the Game

by Steve Scalise Center Street (November 13, 2018)

Back in the Game is the inspiring story of how a massive political assassination at baseball practice for Republican members of Congress was narrowly avoided, and how the Majority Whip fought his way back to...


Born to Be Posthumous

by Mark Dery Little, Brown and Company (November 13, 2018)

From The Gashlycrumb Tinies to The Doubtful Guest, Edward Gorey's wickedly funny and deliciously sinister little books have influenced our culture in innumerable ways, from the works of Tim Burton and Neil Gaiman...


Fetish Girl

by Bella LaVey She Writes Press (November 13, 2018)

KEY SELLING POINTS: • 90% of single parents are mothers; they must find ways to support themselves and their children. • The BDSM social networking site FetLife, has more than 5 million users. • OkCupid...


Seduction

by Karina Longworth Custom House (November 13, 2018)

In this riveting popular history, the creator of You Must Remember This probes the inner workings of Hollywood’s glamorous golden age through the stories of some of the dozens of actresses pursued by Howard...


In Extremis

by Lindsey Hilsum Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 06, 2018)

A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice. Long-listed for the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence. One of Esquire's Best Books of 2018. An Amazon Best Book of November, the Guardian Bookshop Book of November,...


Welcome Home

by Lucia Berlin Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 06, 2018)

"As the case with her fiction, Berlin's pieces here are as faceted as the brightest diamond." --Kristin Iversen, NYLON

NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW EDITORS' CHOICE. Named a Fall Read by Buzzfeed, Vulture, Newsday...


Ed Sheeran

by Christie Goodwin & John Sheeran Harper Design (November 06, 2018)

When photographer Christie Goodwin first met Ed Sheeran he was unknown and unsigned— just a young busker trying to make it big. But she could see something special in Ed. Goodwin agreed to photograph him for...


Congratulations, Who Are You Again?

by Harrison Scott Key Harper Perennial (November 06, 2018)

A Good Housekeeping Book of the Month

This funny and wise new memoir from Harrison Scott Key, winner of the Thurber Prize for American Humor, will inspire laughter and hope for anyone who’s ever been possessed...


The Other Side of Notting Hill

by Roger Rogowski & Alan Johnson The History Press (November 01, 2018)

Notting Hill has inspired a large number of books and films over the years and it has often made national news, not always for the right reasons. It’s always been an area of contrasts between rich and poor,...


Blitz Hospital

by Penny Starns The History Press (November 01, 2018)

As the German Luftwaffe subjected Britain’s major cities and ports to unremitting waves of aerial bombardment, doctors, nurses and first aiders constantly risked their lives to give urgent treatment to the...


Three Generations of Railwaymen

by Jim Body, Geoff Body & Ian Body The History Press (November 01, 2018)

When, in June 1916, thirteen-year old ‘Jim” Body joined the Great Northern Railway he began what would become over a century of family railway service. Over his life, and those of his son Geoff and his grandson...


The Library of Ice

by Nancy Campbell Scribner UK (November 01, 2018)

‘A wonderful book: Nancy Campbell is a fine storyteller with a rare physical intelligence. The extraordinary brilliance of her eye confers the reader a total immersion in the rimy realms she explores. Glaciers,...


Shotguns and Stagecoaches

by John Boessenecker St. Martin's Press (October 30, 2018)

The true stories of the Wild West heroes who guarded the iconic Wells Fargo stagecoaches and trains, battling colorful thieves, vicious highwaymen, and robbers armed with explosives.

The phrase "riding shotgun"...


Never Quit

by Jimmy Settle & Don Rearden St. Martin's Press (October 30, 2018)

The young adult adaptation of the epic memoir of an Alaskan pararescue jumper, Special Forces Operator, and decorated war hero.

“That Others May Live” is a mantra that defines the fearless men of Alaska’s...


I Might Regret This

by Abbi Jacobson Grand Central Publishing (October 30, 2018)

From the co-creator and co-star of the hit series Broad City, a hilarious and poignant collection about love, loss, work, comedy, and figuring out who you really are when you thought you already knew.

When Abbi...


Defying Limits

by Dave Williams Simon & Schuster (October 30, 2018)

An inspirational, uplifting, and life-affirming memoir about passion, resilience and living life to the fullest, from Dr. Dave Williams, one of Canada’s most accomplished astronauts.

I had dreamt about becoming...


Everyday Hockey Heroes

by Bob McKenzie & Jim Lang Simon & Schuster (October 30, 2018)

An inspiring volume of stories about Canada’s most beloved sport—hockey—and the everyday heroes who embody the spirit of the game and help shape its future, from the pros who compete in NHL arenas to the...


Freak Kingdom

by Timothy Denevi PublicAffairs (October 30, 2018)

How the gonzo literary journalist became a crusader against Richard Nixon and the threat of fascism in America--and the devastating price his work exacted on his life, his health, and his career

Hunter S. Thompson...


Born into It

by Jay Baruchel HarperCollins Publishers (October 30, 2018)

In Fever Pitch meets Anchor Boy, Montreal Canadiens superfan Jay Baruchel tells us why he loves the Habs no matter what

It’s no secret that Jay Baruchel is a die-hard fan of the Montreal Canadiens. He talks...


A Boy Without Hope: Part 2 of 3

by Casey Watson Harper Element (October 25, 2018)

A BOY WITHOUT HOPE is the heart-breaking story of a boy who didn’t know the meaning of love. A history of abuse and neglect has left Miller destined for life’s scrap heap. But in this turbulent story of...


The Mamba Mentality

by Kobe Bryant, Phil Jackson, Pau Gasol & Andrew D. Bernstein Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 23, 2018)

The first book from the basketball superstar Kobe Bryant—a lavish, deep dive inside the mind of one of the most revered athletes of all time

In the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe...


A Private War

by Marie Brenner Simon & Schuster (October 23, 2018)

Now a major motion picture starring Rosamund Pike, Stanley Tucci, and Jamie Dornan, A Private War is the story of legendary war correspondent Marie Colvin, who died in 2012 while covering the Syrian civil war....


Shook One

by Charlamagne Tha God Touchstone (October 23, 2018)

Charlamagne Tha God, New York Times bestselling author of Black Privilege and cohost of Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club, reveals his blueprint for breaking free from your fears and anxiety to reach that elusive...


Mad, Bad, Dangerous to Know

by Colm Toibin Scribner (October 23, 2018)

From Colm Tóibín, the formidable award-winning author of The Master and Brooklyn, an illuminating, intimate study of Irish culture, history, and literature told through the lives and work of three men—William...


Open Look

by Jay Triano Simon & Schuster (October 23, 2018)

A thoughtful, entertaining memoir about one of Canada’s most decorated basketball stars, his love of the sport, and the rise of basketball in Canada.

As a child growing up in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Jay Triano...


Where You Go

by Charlotte Pence & Mike Pence Center Street (October 23, 2018)

Charlotte Pence offers a touching portrait of her father, Vice President Mike Pence, and the most important lessons he has taught her.

Through stories intimately illustrating our vice president's character as...


City of Death

by Ephraim Mattos & Scott McEwen Center Street (October 23, 2018)

Former Navy Seal Ephraim Mattos shares his experiences working with the Free Burma Rangers humanitarian group to rescue innocents from slaughter by ISIS in the active war zone of Mosul, Iraq.

After years of training,...


The Rise of Andrew Jackson

by David S. Heidler & Jeanne T. Heidler Basic Books (October 23, 2018)

The story of Andrew Jackson's improbable ascent to the White House, centered on the handlers and propagandists who made it possible

Andrew Jackson was volatile and prone to violence, and well into his forties...


Patchwork

by Mary Jo Doig She Writes Press (October 23, 2018)

A wife and mother of a grown son and two teen daughters, a woman enjoying her career and life, Mary Jo Doig wants nothing more from life than to live out her days embraced by the deep roots of family, friends,...


GuRu

by RuPaul Dey Street Books (October 23, 2018)

FOREWORD BY JANE FONDA

A timeless collection of philosophies from renaissance performer and the world’s most famous shape-shifter RuPaul, whose sage outlook has created an unprecedented career for more than...


Astounding

by Alec Nevala-Lee Dey Street Books (October 23, 2018)

An Economist Best Book of the Year

"Enthralling…A clarion call to enlarge American literary history.” — Washington Post

“Engrossing, well-researched… This sure-footed history addresses important issues,...


The Fringes of History [WT]

by Colin Murphy The O'Brien Press (October 22, 2018)

Bestselling author, Colin Murphy, explores the historical figures and events that have existed for centuries in the fringes and brings them out into the open for the reader.  Full of historical stories which...


They Called Us Love

by Deborah Meroff SPCK (October 18, 2018)

April Holden was told Africa would lead to her death. She went anyway.

Despite chronic health problems, she was accepted by a mission, which sent her initially to Egypt. Then she seized the chance to move to...


Up: My Life’s Journey to the Top of Everest

by Ben Fogle & Marina Fogle William Collins (October 18, 2018)

My eyes lifted to the horizon and the unmistakable snowy outline of Everest.

Everest, the mountain of my childhood dreams. A mountain that has haunted me my whole life. A mountain I have seen hundreds of times...


A Boy Without Hope: Part 1 of 3

by Casey Watson Harper Element (October 18, 2018)

A BOY WITHOUT HOPE is the heart-breaking story of a boy who didn’t know the meaning of love. A history of abuse and neglect has left Miller destined for life’s scrap heap. But in this turbulent story of...


Sultan of Swing

by Michael Crick Biteback Publishing (October 17, 2018)

Michael Crick tells the extraordinary story of the man who put the swing into British politics. Sir David Butler pioneered the science of elections, bringing the voting figures to life on national television....


When the Killer Man Comes

by George Galdorisi, Paul Martinez & Nicholas Irving St. Martin's Press (October 16, 2018)

The thrilling combat memoir by special operations sniper Paul Martinez, who spent seven years in Special Operations and was a sniper assigned to 3rd Ranger Battalion.

America has one force with the single mission...