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Featured December 9, 2014
on Today

Miracles Eric Metaxas

Miracles
by Eric Metaxas

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What They Are, Why They Happen, and How They Can Change Your Life

An inspiring and eye-opening exploration of the phenomenon of miracles from the New York Times #1 bestselling author of Bonhoeffer. What are miracles, and why do so many people believe in them? What do they tell us about ourselves? And what do we do with experiences that we cannot explain? In Miracles, Eric Metaxas offers compelling -- sometimes electrifying -- evidence that there’s something real to be reckoned with, whatever one has thought of the Read More »



Featured December 9, 2014
on Today

Magic Words

Magic Words
by Tim David

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The Science and Secrets Behind Seven Words That Motivate, Engage, and Influence

Years of experience as a magician taught Tim David that real magic is all about words, and the way they influence the minds of the audience. What sets a professional magician apart from an amateur are people skills like communication, influence, and engagement—skills that are also effective in the workplace. By applying seven “magic” words in a business setting, David offers tools for effective and persuasive communication. You will learn: The secret word that Read More »



Featured December 9, 2014
on Today

Grace's Guide

Grace's Guide
by Grace Helbig

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The Art of Pretending to Be a Grown-up

Infused with her trademark saucy, sweet, and funny voice, Grace’s Guide is a tongue-in-cheek handbook for millennials, encompassing everything a young or new (or regular or old) adult needs to know, from how to live online to landing a job to surviving a breakup to decorating a first apartment, and much more. Charmingly illustrated, Grace’s Guide features full-color photos, interactive worksheets, and exclusive stories from Grace’s own misadventures, including Read More »



Featured December 9, 2014
on Good Morning America

Roc and Roe's Twelve Days of Christmas

Roc and Roe's Twelve Days of Christmas
by Nick Cannon

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Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey's twins, Roc and Roe, decorate their Christmas tree with their "pip" version of "The Twelve Days of Christmas." From an angel with sparkly, shiny wings to four skiing snowmen to twelve chugging choo-choos, Roc and Roe have a frolicking time getting ready for the holidays Read More »



Featured December 9, 2014
on Daily Show with Jon Stewart

Even This I Get To Experience Norman Lear

Even This I Get To Experience
by Norman Lear

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In my ninety-plus years I’ve lived a multitude of lives. In the course of all these lives, I had a front-row seat at the birth of television; wrote, produced, created, or developed more than a hundred shows; had nine on the air at the same time; founded the 300,000-member liberal advocacy group People For the American Way; was labeled the “no. 1 enemy of the American family” by Jerry Falwell Read More »



Featured December 9, 2014
on Ellen Degeneres

Yes Please

Yes Please
by Amy Poehler

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In Amy Poehler’s highly anticipated first book, Yes Please, she offers up a big juicy stew of personal stories, funny bits on sex and love and friendship and parenthood and real life advice (some useful, some not so much), like when to be funny and when to be serious. Powered by Amy’s charming and hilarious, biting yet wise voice, Yes Please is a book is full of words to live by Read More »



Featured December 9, 2014
on The Chew

The Chew (Festive and Delicious Recipes for Every Occasion)

The Chew (Festive and Delicious Recipes for Every Occasion)
by The Chew

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A Year of Celebrations

The five hosts of ABC's hit show The Chew invite you to celebrate a full year of holidays, events, and special occasions. From Thanksgiving to Mother's Day, and Christmas to the Fourth of July, Mario Batali, Carla Hall, Clinton Kelly, Daphne Oz, and Michael Symon are here to provide you with mouthwatering recipes, useful entertaining tips, and creative crafts to make your gatherings unforgettable, original, and manageable. In this third companion book, the Read More »



Featured December 4, 2014
on Today

My Portugal Genevieve Ko

My Portugal
by Genevieve Ko, George Mendes

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Recipes and Stories

In My Portugal, George Mendes, chef and owner of Michelin-starred Aldea, introduces us to the world of Portuguese cuisine, offering 125 mouthwater­ing recipes that showcase the wide range of dishes that come from this coastal country. The collection balances Mendes’s popular restaurant recipes, such as his signature Duck Rice and Garlic Seared Shrimp, with his takes on classic Portuguese dishes, such as Salt, Cod, Potato, and Egg Casserole; Mozambique Shrimp and Okra Read More »



Featured December 4, 2014
on Colbert Report

Infections and Inequalities Paul Farmer

Infections and Inequalities
by Paul Farmer

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The Modern Plagues, Updated with a New Preface

Paul Farmer has battled AIDS in rural Haiti and deadly strains of drug-resistant tuberculosis in the slums of Peru. A physician-anthropologist with more than fifteen years in the field, Farmer writes from the front lines of the war against these modern plagues and shows why, even more than those of history, they target the poor. This "peculiarly modern inequality" that permeates AIDS, TB, malaria, and typhoid in the modern world, and that feeds Read More »



Featured December 4, 2014
on PBS News Hour

Nothing Is True and Everything Is Possible

Nothing Is True and Everything Is Possible
by Peter Pomerantsev

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The Surreal Heart of the New Russia

In the new Russia, even dictatorship is a reality show. Professional killers with the souls of artists, would-be theater directors turned Kremlin puppet-masters, suicidal supermodels, Hell’s Angels who hallucinate themselves as holy warriors, and oligarch revolutionaries: welcome to the glittering, surreal heart of twenty-first-century Russia. It is a world erupting with new money and new power, changing so fast it breaks all sense of reality, home to a form of Read More »



Featured December 4, 2014
on PBS News Hour

Citizen

Citizen
by Claudia Rankine

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An American Lyric

A provocative meditation on race, Claudia Rankine’s long-awaited follow up to her groundbreaking book Don’t Let Me Be Lonely: An American Lyric Claudia Rankine’s bold new book recounts mounting racial aggressions in ongoing encounters in twenty-first-century daily life and in the media. Some of these encounters are slights, seeming slips of the tongue, and some are intentional offensives in the classroom, at the supermarket, at home, on the tennis Read More »



Featured December 3, 2014
on News at 4: Wednesday Reads

Mortal Heart

Mortal Heart
by Robin LaFevers

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In the powerful conclusion to Robin LaFever's New York Times bestselling His Fair Assassins trilogy, Annith has watched her gifted sisters at the convent come and go, carrying out their dark dealings in the name of St. Mortain, patiently awaiting her own turn to serve Death. But her worst fears are realized when she discovers she is being groomed by the abbess as a Seeress, to be forever sequestered in the rock and stone Read More »




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