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Pride and Prejudice
Few have failed to be charmed by the witty and independent spirit of Elizabeth Bennet. Her early determination to dislike Mr. Darcy is a prejudice onl...
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
'I had sent my heroine straight down a rabbit-hole without the least idea what was to happen afterwards,' wrote Dodgson, describing how Alice was conj...
1984
The year 1984 is finally upon us, and George Orwell's prophetic, nightmare vision in 1984 of the world we were becoming is timelier than ever. 1984 is...
Twilight
Deeply sensuous and extraordinarily suspenseful, TWILIGHT captures the struggle between defying our instincts and satisfying our desires. This is a lo...
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Burdened with the dark, dangerous, and seemingly impossible task of locating and destroying Voldemort's remaining Horcruxes, Harry, feeling alone and ...
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Say you've spent the first 10 years of your life sleeping under the stairs of a family who loathes you. Then, in an absurd, magical twist of fate you ...
Breaking Dawn
Twilight tempted the imagination. New Moon made readers thirsty for more. Eclipse turned the saga into a worldwide phenomenon. And now, the book tha...
New Moon
Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won't be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistibl...
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Though the war against Voldemort is not going well, life at Hogwarts goes on, with the sixth-year students continuing their wizardly studies and tryin...
Factfulness
Factfulness: The stress-reducing habit of only carrying opinions for which you have strong supporting facts. When asked simple questions about global ...
An Unexpected Journey
Lauro Halstead, M.D. takes us on his unexpected life journey of challenges and growth in this memoir. As a young, vigorous college student in the earl...
Bad Pharma
We like to imagine that medicine is based on evidence and the results of fair testing and clinical trials. In reality, those tests and trials are ofte...
Bad Science
A caustic assessment of the pervasiveness of harmful misinformation in today's medical industry informs readers about such practices as placebo ef...
An Anthropologist on Mars
‘An inexhaustible tourist at the farther reaches of the mind, Sacks presents, in sparse, unsentimental prose, the stories of seven of his patients. ...
The Island of the Colourblind
Oliver Sacks travels once again in search of human diversity, to the South Pacific atoll of Pingelap, where he finds that a high proportion of the pop...
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat
In his most extraordinary book, "one of the great clinical writers of the 20th century" (The New York Times) recounts the case histories of patients l...
Awakenings
"One of the most beautifully composed and moving works of our time."  --The Washington Post"Compulsively readable. . . . Dr. Sacks writes be...