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  • The Romanov Sisters: The Lost Lives of the Daughters of Nicholas and Alexandra
    Helen Rappaport
    Paperback: 06/16/2015
     
    They were the Princess Dianas of their day - perhaps the most photographed and talked about young royals of ...
  • Spare Parts: Four Undocumented Teenagers, One Ugly Robot, and the Battle for the American Dream
    Joshua Davis
    Paperback: 12/02/2014
     
    Four undocumented Mexican American students, two great teachers, one robot-building contest...and a ...
  • A Fort of Nine Towers: An Afghan Family Story
    Qais Akbar Omar
    Paperback: 04/08/2014
     
    With all the emotional power of The Kite Runner, this is the very first true life account of growing up in ...
  • 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.
  • Bonobo Handshake: A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
    Vanessa Woods
    Paperback: 06/07/2011
     
    A young woman follows her fiancé to war-torn Congo to study extremely endangered bonobo apes - who teach ...
  • 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...
  • Why Gender Matters: What Parents and Teachers Need to Know about the Emerging Science of Sex Differences
    Leonard Sax
    Paperback: 02/14/2006
     
    Dr. Sax explores the psychological and physiological differences between boys and girls, and the role these ...

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