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  • Guest House for Young Widows: Among the Women of ISIS
    Azadeh Moaveni
    Hardcover: 09/10/2019
     
    A gripping account of thirteen women who joined, endured, and, in some cases, escaped life in the Islamic ...
  • The Plateau
    Maggie Paxson
    Hardcover: 08/13/2019
     
    During World War II, French villagers offered safe harbor to countless strangers - mostly children - as they ...
  • Sunshine State: Essays
    Sarah Gerard
    Paperback: 04/11/2017
     
    Sarah Gerard follows her breakout novel, Binary Star, with the dynamic essay collection Sunshine State, which ...
  • Agnostic: A Spirited Manifesto
    Lesley Hazleton
    Paperback: 04/04/2017
     
    A widely admired writer on religion celebrates agnosticism as the most vibrant, engaging - and ultimately the ...
  • Escape from the Land of Snows: The Young Dalai Lama's Harrowing Flight to Freedom and the Making of a Spiritual Hero
    Stephan Talty
    Paperback: 01/18/2011
     
    Emotionally powerful and irresistibly page-turning, Escape from the Land of Snows is simultaneously a portrait...
  • Rumspringa: To Be or Not to Be Amish
    Tom Shachtman
    Paperback: 05/29/2007
     
    Rumspringa is a fascinating look at a little-known Amish coming-of-age ritual, the rumspringa - a period when...

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