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  • Levels of Life
    Julian Barnes
    Paperback: 07/01/2014
     
    Julian Barnes's new book is about ballooning, photography, love and grief; about putting two things, and two ...
  • 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 ...
  • The Life You Can Save : Acting Now to End World Poverty
    Peter Singer
    Paperback: 09/14/2010
     
    For the first time in history, it is now within our reach to eradicate world poverty and the suffering it ...
  • Eating Animals
    Jonathan Safran Foer
    Paperback: 09/01/2010
     
    Brilliantly synthesizing philosophy, literature, science, memoir and his own detective work, Eating Animals ...
  • The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating : A True Story
    Elisabeth Tova Bailey
    Hardcover: 08/24/2010
     
    In a work that beautifully demonstrates the rewards of closely observing nature, Elisabeth Bailey shares an ...
  • Soldier's Heart : Reading Literature Through Peace and War at West Point
    Elizabeth D. Samet
    Paperback: 09/30/2008
     
    What does literature - particularly the literature of war - mean to a student who is likely to encounter its ...
  • Better : A Surgeon's Notes on Performance
    Atul Gawande
    Paperback: 02/01/2008
     
    The New York Times bestselling author of Complications examines, in riveting accounts of medical failure and ...

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