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  • Gulp : Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
    Mary Roach
    Paperback: 04/01/2014
     
    The irresistible, ever-curious, and always best-selling Mary Roach returns with a new adventure to the ...
  • The Unwinding : An Inner History of the New America
    George Packer
    Paperback: 03/04/2014
     
    A riveting examination of a nation in crisis, from one of the finest political journalists of our generation.
  • A Garden of Marvels : How We Discovered that Flowers Have Sex, Leaves Eat Air, and Other Secrets of Plants
    Ruth Kassinger
    Hardcover: 02/25/2014
     
    In the tradition of The Botany of Desire and Wicked Plants, a witty and engaging history of the first ...
  • Five Days at Memorial : Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital
    Sheri Fink
    Hardcover: 09/10/2013
     
    Pulitzer Prize winner Sheri Fink's landmark investigation of patient deaths at a New Orleans hospital ravaged ...
  • Flight Behavior
    Barbara Kingsolver
    Paperback: 06/04/2013
     
    Flight Behavior takes on one of the most contentious subjects of our time: climate change. With a deft and ...
  • 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 ...
  • On the Origin of Tepees : The Evolution of Ideas (and Ourselves)
    Jonnie Hughes
    Paperback: 06/19/2012
     
    Why do some ideas spread, while others die off? Does human culture have its very own "survival of the fittest"...

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