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Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay


by Elena Ferrante
  • Release Date : 2014-09-02
  • Genre: Fiction

Part of the bestselling saga about childhood friends following different paths by “one of the great novelists of our time” (The New York Times). In the third book in the New York Times–bestselling Neapolitan quartet that inspired the HBO series My Brilliant Friend, Elena and Lila have grown into womanhood. Lila married at sixteen and has a young son; she has left her husband and the comforts her marriage brought and now works as a common laborer. Elena has left the neighborhood, earned her college degree, and published a successful novel, all of which has opened the doors to a world of learned interlocutors and richl...

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Concise History of Western Music

Concise History of Western Music


by Barbara Russano Hanning
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Music

The most student-friendly music history text available, now with Total Access....

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Microbiology

Microbiology


by Nina Parker
  • Release Date : 2016-05-30
  • Genre: Microbiology

"Microbiology covers the scope and sequence requirements for a single-semester microbiology course for non-majors. The book presents the core concepts of microbiology with a focus on applications for careers in allied health. The pedagogical features of the text make the material interesting and accessible while maintaining the career-application focus and scientific rigor inherent in the subject matter. Microbiology's art program enhances students' understanding of concepts through clear and effective illustrations, diagrams, and photographs. Microbiology is produced through a collaborative publishing agreement between Op...

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Coming Out to Play

Coming Out to Play


by Robbie Rogers
  • Release Date : 2014-11-25
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation

“Rogers made history.” —Sports Illustrated Robbie Rogers knows better than most that keeping secrets can crush you. But for much of his life Robbie lived in paralyzing fear that sharing his big secret would cost him the love of his family and his career as a professional soccer player. So he never told anyone what was destroying his soul, both on and off the field. While the world around Robbie was changing with breathtaking speed, he knew that for a gay man playing a professional team sport it might as well be 1958. He could be a professional soccer player. Or he could be an out gay man. He couldn’t do both. Then ...

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Stepbrother With Benefits

Stepbrother With Benefits


by Scarlet Floe
  • Release Date : 2015-07
  • Genre:

Book 2 Leann Sharp couldn't believe her eyes at the wedding when her mother married Jason Goode's father. Jason was handsome. Instantly, she knew she wanted to be with him. One night she was having Jason, her stepbrother, come over with his dad and Leann's mom for dinner. She felt like tonight was her chance with Jason. Ever since they had met three months ago at their parents' wedding, Leann had wanted Jason. He was tall and had bright blue eyes that were set off by his dark brown hair. From the moment she saw him, she knew that she wanted to have him inside her. Find out what happens in this alpha male bad boy stepbrothe...

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The Living Gita
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

The Living Gita


by Swami Satchidananda
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Genre: Religion

Today we see humanity divided and threatened with nuclear war and mutual destruction, but The Gita teaches us that it is only when we rise above human schemes and calculations and awake to the presence of the indwelling Spirit that we can hope to find the answer to our need. Original....

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The Righteous Mind
Score: 3.5
From 28 Ratings

The Righteous Mind


by Jonathan Haidt
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Philosophy

Presents a groundbreaking investigation into the origins of morality at the core of religion and politics, offering scholarly insight into the motivations behind cultural clashes that are polarizing America....

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Red Sparrow
Score: 4
From 21 Ratings

Red Sparrow


by Jason Matthews
  • Release Date : 2014-04-29
  • Genre: Fiction

Drafted against her will to serve the regime of Vladimir Putin as an intelligence seductress, Dominika Egorova engages in a charged effort of deception and tradecraft with first-tour CIA officer Nathaniel Nash before a forbidden attraction threatens their careers....

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Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome

Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome


by Joy a Degruy
  • Release Date : 2017-09-11
  • Genre: African Americans

In the 16th century, the beginning of African enslavement in the Americas until the ratification of the Thirteenth Amendment and emancipation in 1865, Africans were hunted like animals, captured, sold, tortured, and raped. They experienced the worst kind of physical, emotional, psychological, and spiritual abuse. Given such history, isn't it likely that many of the enslaved were severely traumatized? And did the trauma and the effects of such horrific abuse end with the abolition of slavery? Emancipation was followed by one hundred more years of institutionalized subjugation through the enactment of Black Codes and Jim Cro...

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Zero Belly Cookbook

Zero Belly Cookbook


by David Zinczenko
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: Cooking

Enjoy great food the Zero Belly way and lose up to sixteen pounds in fourteen days! From David Zinczenko, author of the Eat This, Not That! series,Zero Belly Cookbook taps the groundbreaking science and nutritional power of theNew York Times bestseller Zero Belly Diet to build more than 150 delicious meals, drinks, snacks, and desserts, each perfectly balanced to help blast belly fat, turn off your fat genes, and keep you lean for life....

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