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Survive

by Les Stroud HarperAudio (October 20, 2020)

An up-to-the-minute survival guide from the creator of Survivorman explores how to stay alive in the wild, in the jungle, in the desert, and in urban disasters.

From the sun-scorched sands of the Kalahari to...


We Promised You a Great Main Event

by Bill Hanstock & Josh Bloomberg HarperAudio (October 13, 2020)

Unauthorized. Unrestricted. No holds barred.

In We Promised You a Great Main Event, longtime sports journalist Bill Hanstock pulls back the curtain to give a smart fan?s account of WWE and Vince McMahon?s journey...


Win at All Costs

Nala's World

by Dean Nicholson & Garry Jenkins Grand Central Publishing (September 29, 2020)

Instagram phenomenon @1bike1world Dean Nicholson reveals the full story of his life-changing friendship with rescue cat Nala and their inspiring adventures together on a bike journey around the world.

When 30-year-old...


The Dog Who Healed a Family

by Jo Coudert & Dara Rosenberg Harlequin Audio (September 29, 2020)

In this charming collection of nineteen stories, you can't help but fall in love with the unlucky fawn who is saved by a nursing home, the troublesome rabbit who warms her way into a new family and the good...


Elway

by Jason Cole Hachette Books (September 15, 2020)

The definitive biography of John Elway, Hall of Fame Quarterback, two-time Super Bowl Champion, now President of Football Operations and General Manager of the Denver Broncos.John Elway's historic moments are...


Rapture

by Michael Sokolove, Nick Nurse & Phil Jackson Little, Brown (September 01, 2020)

Foreword by Phil Jackson

Nick Nurse distills the wisdom, insight, and experiences that helped him lead the Toronto Raptors to the NBA championship in his first year as head coach.

NBA fans had low expectations...


Naturalist

by Edward O. Wilson & Grover Gardner Island Press (September 01, 2020)

Edward O. Wilson--winner of two Pulitzer prizes, champion of biodiversity, and Faculty Emeritus at Harvard University--is arguably one of the most important thinkers of the twentieth century. Yet his celebrated...


My Life in Plants

by Katie Vaz & Taylor Meskimen Andrews McMeel Publishing (September 01, 2020)

From stumpy potted houseplants to intricate and delicate flower arrangements, My Life in Plants is a heartfelt, honest memoir that intertwines the complex nature of houseplants with a journey of self-discovery....


Above the Clouds

by Kilian Jornet & Steven Brand HarperAudio (August 25, 2020)

"Kilian Jornet is the most dominating endurance athlete of his generation."--NEW YORK TIMES

"Inspiring and humbling"-- ALEX HONNOLD

The most accomplished mountain runner of all time contemplates his record-breaking...


You Ought To Do a Story About Me

by Ted Jackson & Christopher Grove HarperAudio (August 25, 2020)

"This masterpiece of dogged and loving reporting will astonish you and touch your heart. The struggles and quest for redemption of football star Jackie Wallace make for a fall-from-grace tale that's both unsettling...


How It All Ends

by Scientific American & Alex Boyles Blackstone Publishing (August 18, 2020)

The Book of Revelation, the Maya, Nostradamus--humans have speculated about the end since, well, the beginning. In this book, we look at several "end of the world" scenarios--or at least, things that could make...


Be All In

by Kristine Keane, Christie Pearce Rampone & Abby Wambach Grand Central Publishing (August 18, 2020)

Soccer star and Olympic medalist Christie Rampone and sports neuropsychologist Dr. Kristine Keane share the best practices that athletes, parents, and coaches can use to turn good sportsmanship into a lifelong...


Soul Full of Coal Dust

by Chris Hamby Hachette Book Group (August 18, 2020)

In a devastating and urgent work of investigative journalism, Pulitzer Prize winner Chris Hamby uncovers the terrifying resurgence of black lung disease in Appalachia, its Big Coal cover-up, and the resilient...


Leave It As It Is

by David Gessner & Fred Sanders Simon & Schuster Audio (August 11, 2020)

“A rallying cry in the age of climate change.” --Robert Redford

An environmental clarion call, told through bestselling author David Gessner’s wilderness road trip inspired by America’s greatest conservationist,...


Horse Crazy

by Sarah Maslin Nir Simon & Schuster Audio (August 04, 2020)

ONE OF USA TODAY'S “20 SUMMER BOOKS YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS”

In the bestselling tradition of works by such authors as Susan Orlean and Mary Roach, a New York Times reporter and Pulitzer Prize finalist explores...


Fathoms

by Rebecca Giggs & Shiromi Arserio Simon & Schuster Audio (July 28, 2020)

Finalist for the 2020 Kirkus Prize for Nonfiction

A “delving, haunted, and poetic debut” (The New York Times Book Review) about the awe-inspiring lives of whales, revealing what they can teach us about ourselves,...


Pipe Dreams

by Kelly Slater & Todd Haberkorn HarperAudio (July 28, 2020)

Soon to be an ABC reality series entitled Ultimate Surfer, starring 11-time World Surf League champion Kelly Slater

Eleven-time world surfing champion, actor, and American heartthrob Kelly Slater tells his inspiring...


Disposable City

by Mario Alejandro Ariza & Ron Butler Bold Type Books (July 14, 2020)

A deeply reported personal investigation by a Miami journalist examines the present and future effects of climate change in the Magic City -- a watery harbinger for coastal cities worldwide.

Miami, Florida, is...


The Cold Vanish

by Jon Billman Grand Central Publishing (July 07, 2020)

For readers of Jon Krakauer and Douglas Preston, the critically acclaimed author and journalist Jon Billman's fascinating, in-depth look at people who vanish in the wilderness without a trace and those eccentric,...


Tip of the Spear

by Ryan Hendrickson Center Street (July 07, 2020)

The inspiring story of a US Special Forces soldier who was medically retired after stepping on an IED, and his incredible return to active duty.

Sergeant First Class (SFC) Ryan Hendrickson is a brave, determined,...


The Well-Gardened Mind

by Sue Stuart-Smith Simon & Schuster Audio (July 07, 2020)

A distinguished psychiatrist and avid gardener offers an inspiring and consoling work about the healing effects of gardening and its ability to decrease stress and foster mental well-being in our everyday lives....


Nature Obscura

by Kelly Brenner & Erica Sullivan Blackstone Publishing (July 01, 2020)

A distinctive, funny, inspiring, and intimate dive into urban nature.

With wonder and a sense of humor, Nature Obscura author Kelly Brenner aims to help us rediscover our connection to the natural world that...


The Future Earth

by Eric Holthaus & Gary Tiedemann HarperAudio (June 30, 2020)

The first hopeful book about climate change, The Future Earth shows readers how to reverse the short- and long-term effects of climate change over the next three decades.

The basics of climate science are easy....


Wilding

by Isabella Tree Blackstone Publishing (June 16, 2020)

An inspiring story about what happens when 3,500 acres of land, farmed for centuries, is left to return to the wild, and about the wilder, richer future a natural landscape can bring

For years Charlie Burrell...


The Art of Fear

by Kristen Ulmer & Jane Oppenheimer HarperAudio (June 16, 2020)

A revolutionary guide to acknowledging fear and developing the tools we need to build a healthy relationship with this confusing emotion--and use it as a positive force in our lives.

We all feel fear. Yet we...


Fear Is a Choice

by James Conner, Tiffany Yecke Brooks & David Sadzin HarperAudio (June 16, 2020)

From fighting for his life to pursuing a career in the NFL, ACC Player of the Year and star Pittsburgh Steelers running back James Conner shares how his choice to not fear the unknown made all the difference...


Nature beyond Solitude

by John Seibert Farnsworth, John Patrick Walsh & Thomas Lowe Fleischner Blackstone Publishing (June 14, 2020)

John Seibert Farnsworth's delightful notes are not only about nature, but from nature as well.

In Nature Beyond Solitude, he lets us peer over his shoulder as he takes his notes. We follow him to a series of...


Perfectly Wounded

by Douglas Michael Day & Robert Vera 12/Twelve (June 09, 2020)

The incredible true story of former Navy SEAL Mike Day, who survived being shot twenty-seven times while deployed in Iraq.

On the night of April 6, 2007, in Iraq's Anbar Province, Senior Chief Mike Day, his team...


The Film Doesn't Lie

by Jimmy Dykes, George Newbern & Rece Davis Blackstone Publishing (June 02, 2020)

Elite level coaches, business owners, CEOs, and difference-makers from all walks of life share a common trait: they are masters at the process of evaluating. Film sessions are the life blood of any successful...


The Language of Butterflies

by Wendy Williams & Angela Brazil Simon & Schuster Audio (June 02, 2020)

In this fascinating book from the New York Times bestselling author of The Horse, Wendy Williams explores the lives of one of the world’s most resilient creatures--the butterfly--shedding light on the role...


Splash!

by Howard Means & Dustin Tucker Hachette Books (June 02, 2020)

Choose a stroke and get paddling through the human history of swimming!

From man's first recorded dip into what's now the driest spot on earth to the splashing, sparkling pool party in your backyard, humans...


Aaron Hernandez's Killing Fields

by Dylan Howard & David Linski Blackstone Publishing (May 26, 2020)

From teenage gang member to $40 million star of the New England Patriots, from All-American college player to drug addict, murderer, dead by suicide in his jail cell at age twenty-seven...you think you know...


Wild City

by Thomas Hynes & Daniel Henning HarperAudio (May 26, 2020)

A guide to 40 of the most well-known, surprising, notorious, mythical, and sublime non-human citizens of New York City, and love letter to its surprising ecological diversity. 

From refugee parrots and prodigal...


Rafa

by Rafael Nadal, John Carlin, Bernardo Cubria & Nicholas Guy Smith Hachette Books (May 12, 2020)

What makes a champion? What does it take to be the best in the world at your sport? Rafael Nadal has the answers. In his memoir, written with award-winning journalist John Carlin, he reveals the secrets of his...


Lou Gehrig

by Alan D. Gaff, Angelo Di Loreto & Kyle Tait Simon & Schuster Audio (May 12, 2020)

“A compelling rumination by a baseball icon and a tragic hero.” --Sports Illustrated

The lost memoir from baseball icon Lou Gehrig--a sensational discovery, published for the first time as a book.

At the tender...


Sand Talk

by Tyson Yunkaporta HarperAudio (May 12, 2020)

A paradigm-shifting book in the vein of Sapiens that brings a crucial Indigenous perspective to historical and cultural issues of history, education, money, power, and sustainability--and offers a new template...


Elephants

by Hannah Mumby & Gemma Lawrence HarperAudio (May 12, 2020)

What Jane Goodall did for chimpanzees, international ecologist and conservation scientist Hannah Mumby now does for elephants in this compelling, eye-opening account that brings into focus this species remarkably...


Golf's Holy War

by Brett Cyrgalis & Kyle Tait Simon & Schuster Audio (May 05, 2020)

Just as Michael Lewis’s Moneyball captured baseball at a technological turning point, Brett Cyrgalis’s Golf’s Holy War takes us inside golf’s clash between its beloved artistic tradition and its analytic...


Wisdom From a Humble Jellyfish

by Rani Shah & Soneela Nankani HarperAudio (April 28, 2020)

A delightful guide to harnessing the rhythms of nature for self-care.

We could all learn a thing or two about living in balance from our friends in the plant and animal kingdom.

Take, for example, the jellyfish,...


Copper, Iron, and Clay

by Sara Dahmen & Laurie Catherine Winkel HarperAudio (April 28, 2020)

A gorgeous love letter to our most revered cookware?copper pots, cast-iron skillets, and classic stoneware?and the artistry and workmanship behind them, written by an expert craftsperson, perhaps the only woman...


Intangibles

by Joan Ryan Little, Brown & Company (April 28, 2020)

From baseball to biology, an award-winning journalist highlights the power of team chemistry in this "terrific" data-driven investigation of human relationships (Billie Jean King).

Does team chemistry actually...


The Inside Game

by Keith Law & Rhett Samuel Price HarperAudio (April 21, 2020)

In this groundbreaking book, Keith Law, the ESPN baseball writer and author of the acclaimed Smart Baseball, offers an era-spanning dissection of some of the best and worst decisions in modern baseball, explaining...


Biomimicry

by Janine M. Benyus & Callie Beaulieu HarperAudio (April 21, 2020)

This "valuable and entertaining" (New York Times Book Review) book explores how scientists are adapting nature's best ideas to solve tough 21st century problems.

Biomimicry is rapidly transforming life on earth....


Wine

by Kenneth Fredrickson & Keith Szarabajka Blackstone Publishing (April 14, 2020)

Everything you need to know about the fruit of the vine-From A to Zinfandel

If you enjoy wine-but can't articulate why-you're not alone! From terroir to global varieties, Wine: A Beginner's Guide breaks down...


Why Fish Don't Exist

by Lulu Miller Simon & Schuster Audio (April 14, 2020)

A “remarkable” (Los Angeles Times), “seductive” (The Wall Street Journal) debut from the new cohost of Radiolab, Why Fish Don’t Exist is a dark and astonishing tale of love, chaos, scientific obsession,...


The Victory Machine

by Ethan Sherwood Strauss Public Affairs (April 14, 2020)

From a top NBA reporter, a look at the fast-moving, deal-making, often brutal world that built an NBA dynasty--the Golden State Warriors--and now perhaps threatens to break it apart.The Golden State Warriors...


Yogi

by Jon Pessah & Oliver Wyman Little, Brown (April 14, 2020)

The definitive biography of Yogi Berra, the New York Yankees icon, winner of 13 World Series championships, and the most-quoted player in baseball history

Lawrence Peter "Yogi" Berra is at once one of America's...


Camp Girls

by Iris Krasnow & Carol Jacobanis Grand Central Publishing (April 07, 2020)

New York Times bestselling author Iris Krasnow reflects with humor and heart on her summer camp experiences and the lessons she and her fellow campers learned there that have stayed with them throughout their...


Strong Like Her

by Haley Shapley & Amanda Dolan Simon & Schuster Audio (April 07, 2020)

Beautiful and powerful, Strong Like Her presents the awe-inspiring account of women’s athleticism throughout history.

Journalist Haley Shapley takes us through the delightful untold history of female strength...