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BOUTON: THE LIFE OF A BASEBALL ORIGINAL

Written by Nathanson, Mitchell
From the day he first stepped into the Yankee clubhouse, Jim Bouton (1939-2019) was the sports world's deceptive revolutionary. Underneath the crew cut and behind the all-American boy-next-door good looks lurked a maverick with a signature style.
May 1, 2020 | Hardcover | University of Nebraska Press | 456 Pages |
$34.95

BOX OF EMOTIONS

Written by Watt Smith, Tiffany
Dip into the Box of Emotions to find the perfect expression of how you feel. Each of the 80 cards contains a mini-essay on a different emotion on one side and a mesmerizing color pattern on the other. Learn more about yourself and what makes your fellow beings tick, from anger and worry to empathy and courage.
April 7, 2020 | Other | Laurence King | 80 Pages |
$19.99
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BRAISED PORK

Written by Yu, An
One autumn morning, Jia Jia walks into the bathroom of her lavish Beijing apartment to find her husband dead. One minute she was breakfasting with him and packing for an upcoming trip, the next, she finds him motionless in their half-full bathtub.
April 14, 2020 | Hardcover | Grove Press | 240 Pages |
$25.00
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BRANDED PROTEST: BRANDING AS A TOOL TO GIVE PROSTEST AN ICONIC FACE

Written by Kempenaars, Klaus
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April 7, 2020 | Paperback | Bis Publishers | 192 Pages |
$45.00
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BREASTS AND EGGS

Written by Kawakami, Mieko
The story of three women by a writer hailed by Haruki Murakami as Japan's most important contemporary novelist, WINNER OF THE AKUTAGAWA PRIZE. "BREASTS AND EGGS took my breath away."--HARUKI MURAKAMI
April 7, 2020 | Hardcover | Europa Editions | 448 Pages |
$27.00
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BREATHWORK: HOW TO USE YOUR BREATH TO CHANGE YOUR LIFE (BREATHING TECHNIQUES FOR ANXIETY RELIEF AND STRESS, BREATH EXERCISES FOR M

Written by Smart, Andrew
Harness the power of your breath to nourish your mind, body, and spirit. For anyone in search of peace, clarity, and calm, Breathwork is an all-levels handbook of breathwork techniques--the practice of combining breathing exercises with meditation.
May 19, 2020 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 160 Pages |
$16.95
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BRIDGING THE MISSISSIPPI: SPANS ACROSS THE FATHER OF WATERS

Written by Hasha, Margot H
Bridging the Mississippi: Spans across the Father of Waters portrays in words and stunning photographs the manmade structures that cross the nation's most important and, during the mid-nineteenth century, most daunting natural waterway.
April 8, 2020 | Paperback | LSU Press | 176 Pages |
$39.95
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BRIEF HISTORY OF FASCIST LIES

Written by Finchelstein, Federico
In this short companion to his book From Fascism to Populism in History, world-renowned historian Federico Finchelstein explains why fascists regarded simple and often hateful lies as truth, and why so many of their followers believed the falsehoods.
April 14, 2020 | Hardcover | University of California Press | 152 Pages |
$19.95
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BUENAS NOCHES, PERRITO BUENO/GOODNIGHT, GOOD DOG (BILINGUAL BOARD BOOK)

Written by Ray, Mary Lyn
En este libro bilingüe español-inglés, dale las buenas noches a un perrito bueno. Un perrito inquieto que no quiere irse a dormir. ¡Tiene mucho que hacer, mucho que ver y mucho para jugar! Say goodnight to a good dog in this Spanish-English bilingual board book. This one restless pup does not want to go to sleep--there's too much to do, see, and play with!
April 21, 2020 | Board Books | Houghton Mifflin |
$5.99
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BUILDING THE CALIPHATE: CONSTRUCTION, DESTRUCTION, AND SECTARIAN IDENTITY IN EARLY FATIMID ARCHITECTURE

Written by Pruitt, Jennifer A
A riveting exploration of how the Fatimid dynasty carefully orchestrated an architectural program that proclaimed their legitimacy
February 25, 2020 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 216 Pages |
$65.00
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BURN THE PLACE: A MEMOIR

Written by Regan, Iliana
LONGLISTED FOR THE 2019 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD A singular, powerfully expressive debut memoir that traces one chef's struggle to find her place. Burn the Place is a galvanizing memoir that chronicles Iliana Regan's journey from foraging on the family farm to running her Michelin-starred restaurant, Elizabeth.
June 9, 2020 | Paperback | Agate Midway | 250 Pages |
$18.00
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BUTCHER OF CASABLANCA: A DETECTIVE HANASH CRIME NOVEL

Written by Hamdouchi, Abdelilah
A serial killer taunts Casablanca's most famous detective, Hanash, in this nail-biting Moroccan noir, a follow-up to Bled Dry A series of gruesome murders shakes the city of Casablanca. The killer knows exactly how the police will pursue him and how to obliterate evidence that could lead them to identify his victims.
April 7, 2020 | Paperback | Hoopoe | 248 Pages |
$16.95

CABINET: GEORGE WASHINGTON AND THE CREATION OF AN AMERICAN INSTITUTION

Written by Chervinsky, Lindsay M
The US Constitution never established a presidential cabinet--the delegates to the Constitutional Convention explicitly rejected the idea. So how did George Washington create one of the most powerful bodies in the federal government?
April 7, 2020 | Hardcover | Belknap Press | 368 Pages |
$29.95
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CALAMITY: THE MANY LIVES OF CALAMITY JANE

Written by Jones, Karen R
A fascinating new account of the life and legend of the Wild West's most notorious woman: Calamity Jane
February 4, 2020 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 304 Pages |
$28.00
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CALLED SHOT: BABE RUTH, THE CHICAGO CUBS, AND THE UNFORGETTABLE MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL SEASON OF 1932

Written by Wolf, Thomas
In the summer of 1932, at the beginning of the turbulent decade that would remake America, baseball fans were treated to one of the most thrilling seasons in the history of the sport.
May 1, 2020 | Hardcover | University of Nebraska Press | 408 Pages |
$36.95
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CAMPING LIFE: INSPIRATION AND IDEAS FOR ENDLESS ADVENTURES

Written by Woodward, Forest
Packed with expert information and inspiring photography, The Camping Life is the perfect invitation to leave the noise and screens behind--if only for a single night--and reconnect with nature.
April 14, 2020 | Hardcover | Artisan Publishers | 224 Pages |
$24.95

CAPITAL AND IDEOLOGY

Written by Piketty, Thomas
The epic successor to one of the most important books of the century: at once a retelling of global history, a scathing critique of contemporary politics, and a bold proposal for a new and fairer economic system.
March 10, 2020 | Hardcover | Belknap Press | 1150 Pages |
$39.95
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CASE OF THE VANISHING BLONDE: AND OTHER TRUE CRIME STORIES

Written by Bowden, Mark
Six captivating true-crime stories, spanning Mark Bowden's long and illustrious career, cover a variety of crimes complicated by extraordinary circumstances.
July 7, 2020 | Hardcover | Atlantic Monthly Press | 400 Pages |
$26.00
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CASPAR DAVID FRIEDRICH: NATURE AND THE SELF

Written by Amstutz, Nina
A revelatory look at how the mature work of Caspar David Friedrich engaged with concurrent developments in natural science and philosophy
February 25, 2020 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 280 Pages |
$65.00
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CASTLE OF TRUTH AND OTHER REVOLUTIONARY TALES

Written by Zur Muhlen, Hermynia
A collection of radical political fairy tales--some in English for the first time--from one of the great female practitioners of the genre
April 21, 2020 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 216 Pages |
$19.95
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CASTLE ON SUNSET: LIFE, DEATH, LOVE, ART, AND SCANDAL AT HOLLYWOOD'S CHATEAU MARMONT

Written by Levy, Shawn
The definitive--and salacious--history of the iconic hotel that Hollywood stars have called a home away from home for almost a century. Since 1929, Hollywood's brightest stars have flocked to the Chateau Marmont as if it were a second home. Perched above the Sunset Strip like a fairytale castle, the Chateau seems to come from another world entirely.
April 28, 2020 | Paperback | Anchor Books | 384 Pages |
$17.00
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CAT: A NATURAL AND CULTURAL HISTORY

Written by Brown, Sarah
A comprehensive, richly illustrated introduction to the behavior and qualities of the cat
March 24, 2020 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 224 Pages |
$27.95
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CEZANNE: THE ROCK AND QUARRY PAINTINGS

A rich vein of the artist's mature work, depicting the foundations of landscape and place
April 14, 2020 | Hardcover | Princeton University Art Museum | 224 Pages |
$50.00
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CH?TEAU LA COSTE: ART AND ARCHITECTURE IN PROVENCE

Written by Hicks, Alistair
Château La Coste, near Aix-en-Provence, is a unique property that combines sculptural artworks by leading contemporary artists alongside works by some of the world's best-known architects, all within the grounds of a working organic vineyard.
May 26, 2020 | Hardcover | Merrell | 256 Pages |
$70.00
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CHARRED: THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO VEGETARIAN GRILLING AND BARBECUE

Written by Taylor, Genevieve
The past few years have seen an explosion of interest in cooking over fire, with cooks all over the world seeking to get elemental in their cooking. But fire and smoke doesn't always have to be about hunks of meat. Chargrilling and barbecue are a fantastic way of getting the maximum flavor out of versatile vegetables.
May 5, 2020 | Hardcover | Quadrille Publishing | 160 Pages |
$22.99
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CHASING THE LIGHT: WRITING, DIRECTING, AND SURVIVING PLATOON, MIDNIGHT EXPRESS, SCARFACE, SALVADOR, AND THE MOVIE GAME

Written by Stone, Oliver
An intimate memoir by the controversial, Oscar-winning director and screenwriter about his rarefied New York childhood, volunteering for combat, and his struggles and triumphs making such films as Platoon, Midnight Express, and Scarface.
July 21, 2020 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 304 Pages |
$28.00
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CHERRY BLOSSOMS: SAKURA COLLECTIONS FROM THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

Written by Blood, Katherine
A beautiful gift book commemorating the nation's most cherished springtime tradition, the National Cherry Blossom Festival, through original works of art from the Library of Congress collections Experience the splendor of the annual spring viewing of the nation's sakura (cherry blossoms) with this stunning keepsake book.
February 11, 2020 | Hardcover | Smithsonian Books | 96 Pages |
$18.95
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CHILD OF THE CENTURY

Written by Hecht, Ben
Ben Hecht's critically acclaimed autobiographical memoir, first published in 1954, offers incomparably pungent evocations of Chicago in the 1910s and 1920s, Hollywood in the 1930s, and New York during the Second World War and after.
February 11, 2020 | Paperback | Yale University Press | 680 Pages |
$25.00

CHILDREN'S PICTUREBOOKS: THE ART OF VISUAL STORYTELLING

Written by Styles, Morag
Children's picturebooks are the very first books we encounter and play a major role in introducing us to both art and language. But what does it take to create a successful picturebook for children? This revised edition of a bestselling title carries invaluable insight into a highly productive, dynamic sector of the publishing world.
January 7, 2020 | Paperback | Laurence King | 200 Pages |
$40.00
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CHILE PEPPER IN CHINA: A CULTURAL BIOGRAPHY

Written by Dott, Brian R
Chinese cuisine without chile peppers seems unimaginable. Entranced by the fiery taste, diners worldwide have fallen for Chinese cooking. In China, chiles are everywhere, from dried peppers hanging from eaves to Mao's boast that revolution would be impossible without chiles, from the eighteenth-century novel Dream of the Red Chamber to contemporary music videos.
May 12, 2020 | Hardcover | Columbia University Press | 296 Pages |
$32.00

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