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  • The International Bank of Bob : Connecting Our Worlds One $25 Kiva Loan at a Time
    Bob Harris
    Paperback: 02/18/2014
     
    After making hundreds of microloans online, Bob wanted to see the results first-hand, so he travels from Peru ...
  • Consider the Fork : A History of How We Cook and Eat
    Bee Wilson
    Paperback: 10/08/2013
     
    Technology in the kitchen does not just mean the Pacojets and sous-vide of the modernist kitchen. It can also ...
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow
    Daniel Kahneman
    Paperback: 04/02/2013
     
    Engaging the reader in a lively conversation about how we think, Thinking, Fast and Slow will transform the ...
  • An Economist Gets Lunch : New Rules for Everyday Foodies
    Tyler Cowen
    Paperback: 02/26/2013
     
    Provocative, incisive, and as enjoyable as a juicy, grass-fed burger, An Economist Gets Lunch will influence ...
  • Quiet : The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
    Susan Cain
    Paperback: 01/29/2013
     
    An extraordinary book with the power to permanently change how we see introverts and, equally important, how ...
  • Is That a Fish in Your Ear? : Translation and the Meaning of Everything
    David Bellos
    Paperback: 10/16/2012
     
    Funny and surprising on every page, Is That a Fish in Your Ear? offers readers new insight into the mystery of...
  • The Third Wave : A Volunteer Story
    Alison Thompson
    Hardcover: 07/12/2011
     
    The Third Wave tells the inspiring story of how volunteering changed Thompson’s life, and provides an ...

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