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June 19, 2018
American Heart Association Instant & Healthy: 100 Low-Fuss, High-Flavor Recipes for Your Pressure Cooker, Multicooker & Instant Pot by
Ageless Brain: Think Faster, Remember More, and Stay Sharper by Lowering Your Brain Age by
Ready, Set, Go!: A Gentle Parenting Guide to Calmer, Quicker Potty Training by Sarah Ockwell-Smith
I Can Only Imagine: The True Story That Inspired the Hit Song and Major Motion Picture by Bart Millard
The Mythology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained by
The Herbalist's Kitchen: Cooking and Healing with Herbs by Pat Crocker
Low Maintenance Vegetable Gardening by Clare Matthews
Once Upon a Farm: Lessons on Growning Love, Life and Hope on a New Frontier by Rory Feek
Born Trump: Inside America's First Family by Emily Jane Fox
Breasts: The Owner's Manual by Dr. Kristi Funk
Homefront Cooking Cookbook by Tracey Enerson Wood, Beth Guidry Riffle, and Carol Van Drie
How Hitler Was Made: Germany and the Rise of the Perfect Nazi by Cory Taylor
GMAT Prep Plus 2018: 6 Practice Tests + Proven Strategies + Video=Mobile by
June 12, 2018
The Home Blacksmith: Tools, Techniques and 40 Practical Projects for the Home Blacksmith by Ryan Ridgway
Springfield Confidential: Jokes, Secrets, and Outright Lies from a Lifetime Writing for the Simpsons by Mike Reiss & Matthew Klickstein
Ageless Vegan: The Secret to Living a Long and Healthy Plant-Based Life by Tracye McQuirter, MPH with Mary McQuirter
Quench: Beat Fatigue, Drop Weight, and Heal Your Body Through the New Science of Optimum Hydration by Dana Cohen, MD & Gina Bria
The Royal Art of Poison: Filthy Palaces, Fatal Cosmetics, Deadly Medicine , and Murder Most Foul by Eleanor Herman
The Secret Life of Cows by Rosamund Young
Popular Mechanics How to Fix Anything:Essential Home Repairs Anyone Can Do by Dudley Delffs
The Faith of Dolly Parton: Lessons from Her Life to Lift Your Heart by Dudley Delffs
Rangeley Virginia by Thomas D. Perry
Life in the Garden by Penelope Lively
June 05, 2018
Black Klansman: A Memoir by Ron Stallworth
Become and American Ninja Warrior: The Ultimate Insider's Guide by
How Science Works: The Facts Visually Explained by
Windows 10 for Dummies by Andy Rathbone
Renter's Rights by Janet Portman & Marcia Stewart
First in Line: Presidents, Vice Presidents, and the Pursuit of Power by Kate Andersen Brower
Somebody I Used to Know by Wendy Mitchell
Why Honor Matters by Tamler Sommers
When Einstein Walked with Godel: Excursions to the Edge of Thought by Jim Holt
The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs by Peter Wohlleben
In My Hands: Compelling Stories from a Surgeon and His Patients Fighting Cancer by Steven A. Curley
The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect by Judea Pearl and Dana Mackenzie
Country Music USA by Bill C. Malone & Tracey E. W. Laird
Vodka is Vegan: A Manifesto for Better Living and Not Being an A**hole by Matt & Phil Letten
Trump's America: The Truth About Our Nation's Great Comeback by Newt Gringrich
Bruce Lee: A Life by Matthew Polly
Turncoat: Benedict Arnold and the Crisis of American Liberty by Stephen Brumwell
Bono: The Amazing Story of a Rescue Cat Who Inspired a Community by Helen Brown
May 29, 2018
Don't Stop Believin': The Man, the Band, and the Song That Inspired Generations by Jonathan Cain
Just the Funny Parts ...and a Few Hard Truths about Sneaking into the Hollywood Boy's Club by Nell Scovell
Sea Glass Crafts by Rebecca Ruger-Wightman
RAW: The First 25 Years by
Asperger's Children: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna by Edith Sheffer
DIY Projects for Cats & Dogs: 20 Easy-To-Build Creations for Your Best Friend by Armelle Rau & Pierre Legrix
Calypso by David Sedaris
Tesla: Inventor of the Modern by Richard Munson
Champion: How One Boy's Miraculous Journey through Autism is Changing the World by Craig Johnson
The Wind in My Hair: My Fight for Freedom in Modern Iran by Masih Alinejad
Living With the Monks: What Turning Off My Phone Taught Me About Happiness, Gratitude, and Focus by Jesse Itzler
May 22, 2018
The DC Comics Encyclopedia: The Definitive Guide to the Characters of the DC Universe by
The Restless Wave: Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights and Other Appreciations by John McCain
Facts and Fears: Hard Truths From a Life in Intelligence by James R. Clapper
The Opposite of Hate: A Field Guide to Repairing Our Humanity by Sally Kohn
Ruthless Tide: The Heroes and Villains of the Johnstown Flood, America's Astonishing Gilded Age Disaster by Al Roker
Bring the War Home: The White Power Movement and Paramilitary America by Kathleen Belew
The Assault On Intelligence: American National Security in an Age of Lies by Michael V. Hayden
The Backyard Blacksmith: Traditional Techniques for the Modern Smith by Lorelei Sims
Nashville Streets & Their Stories by Ridley Wills II
The Common Good by Robert B. Reich
May 15, 2018
Running is My Therapy: Relieve Stress and Anxiety, Fight Depression, Ditch Bad Habits, and Live Happier by Scott Douglas
I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness by Austin Channing Brown
Born to Fish: How an Obsessed Angler Became the World's Greatest Striped Bass Fisherman by Tim Gallagher
The Natural Home: Simple, Pure Cleaning Solutions and Recipes for a Healthy House by Isabelle Louet and Sylvie Fabre
In the Line of Fire: Daring Stories of Man's Best Hero by Ace Collins
The Flying Tigers: The Untold Story of the American Pilots Who Waged a Secret War Against Japan by Sam Kleiner
Three Days in Moscow: Ronald Reagan and the Fall of the Soviet Empire by Bret Baier
Robin: The Definitive Biography of Robin Williams by Dave Itzkoff
May 08, 2018
The Autoimmune Solution Cookbook by Amy Myers, MD
Overcoming Opioid Addiction: The Authoritative Medical Guide for Patients, Families, Doctors and Therapists by
Nolo's Guide to Social Security Disability by David A. Morton III, M.D.
Joey: How a Blind Rescue Horse Helped Others Learn to See by Jennifer Marshall Bleakley
Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World - and Why Things Are Better Than You Think by Hans Rosling
The Heritage: Black Athletes, a Divided America, and the Politics of Patriotism by Howard Bryant
Strong As a Mother: How to Stay Healthy, Happy and (Most Importantly) Sane from Pregnancy to Parenthood by Kate Rope
Crash Test Girl: An Unlikely Experiment in Using the Scientific Method to Answer Life's Toughest Questions by Kari Byron
Secrets of the Butcher: How to Select, Cut, Prepare and Cook Every Type of Meat by Arthur Le Caisne
The Addiction Solution: Treating Our Dependence on Opioids and Other Drugs by Lloyd I. Sederer, MD
Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" by Zora Neale Hurston
West Like Lightning: The Brief, Legendary Ride of the Pony Express by Jim DeFelice
May 01, 2018
The Landscapes of Anne of Green Gables by Catherine Reid
Into the Raging Sea: Thirty-Three Mariners, One Megastorm, and the Sinking of El Faro by Rachel Slade
Trooper: The Bobcat Who Came in from the Wild by Forrest Bryant Johnson
How to Make Disease Disappear by Dr. Rangan Chatterjee
The Queen's Embroiderer: A True Story of Paris, Lovers, Swindlers, and the First Stock Market Crisis by Joan DeJean
Failure is an Option: An Attempted Memoir by H. Jon Benjamin
In Plain Sight: The Kaufman County Prosecutor Murders by Kathryn Casey
Lion Hearted: The Life and Death of Cecil & the Future of Africa's Iconic Cats by Andrew Loveridge
Hype: A Doctor's Guide to Medical Myths, Exaggerated Claims, and Bad Advice - How to Tell What's Real and What's Not by Nina Shapiro, M.D.
Happier Now: How to Stop Chasing Perfection and Embrace Everyday Moments by Nataly Kogan
Healing PCOS: A 21-Day Plan for Reclaiming Your Health and Life with Polycyctic Ovary Syndrome by Amy Medling
Make it Take it Cookbook by Taste of Home
Anti Cancer Living: Transform Your Life and Health with the Mix of Six by Lorenzo Cohen, PhD & Alison Jefferies, MEd
Life After Darkness: Finding Healing and Happiness After the Cleveland Kidnappings by Michelle Knight
John McCain: American Maverick by Elaine S. Povich
April 24, 2018
The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of a Lost World by Stephen Brusatte
Lyme: The First Epidemic of Climate Change by Mary Beth Pfeiffer
Chasing Hillary: Ten Years, Two Presidential Campaigns, and One Intact Glass Ceiling by Amy Chozick
The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century by Kirk Wallace Johnson
Beneath a Ruthless Sun: A True Story of Violence, Race, and Justice Lost and Found by Gilbert King
The Best Cook in the World: Tales from My Momma's Table by Rick Bragg
Magnolia Table Cookbook by Joanna Gaines
The Homesteader's Herbal Companion: The Ultimate Guide to Growing, Preserving, and Using Herbs by Amy K. Fewell
April 17, 2018
Cooking for Hormone Balance: A Proven, Practical Program with Over 125 Easy, Delicious Recipes by Magdalena Wszelaki
The Human Instinct: How We Evolved to Have Reason, Consciousness, and Free Will by Kenneth R. Miller
China RX: Exposing the Risks of America's Dependence on China for Medicine by Rosemary Gibson
Take Heart: Christian Courage in the Age of Unbelief by Matt Chandler
Meghan: A Hollywood Princess by Andrew Morton
A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership by James Comey
The Art of Rock Painting by Lin Wellford
Love and Death in the Sunshine State: A Story of Crime by Cutter Wood
The Truth About Animals: Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos, and Other Tales From the Wild Side by Lucy Cooke
Dinner Illustrated: 175 Meals Ready in 1 Hour or Less by
Multicooker Perfection: Cook It Fast or Cook it Slow - You Decide by
Natural Causes: An Epidemic of Wellness, the Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer by Barbara Ehrenreich
April 10, 2018
Backstabbing for Beginners: My Crash Course in International Diplomacy by Michael Soussan
Feast by Firelight: Simple Recipes for Camping, Cabins, and the Great Outdoors by Emma Frisch
Real Magic: Ancient Wisdom, Modern Science, and a Guide to the Secret Power of the Universe by Dean Radin, PhD
Fascism: A Warning by Madeleine Albright
The Duchess: Camilla Parker Bowles and the Love Affair That Rocked the Crown by Penny Junor
Daughters of the Winter Queen: Four Remarkable Sisters, the Crown of Bohemia, and the Enduring Legacy of Mary Queen of Scots by Nancy Goldstone
The Encyclopedia of Misinformation by Rex Sorgatz
Blood Moon: An American Epic of War and Splendor in the Cherokee Nation by John Sedgwick
Love Rules: How to Find a Real Relationship in a Digital World by Joanna Coles
April 03, 2018
Screen-Free Fun: 400 Activities for the Whole Family by Shannon Philpott-Sanders
Lady in Red: An Intimate Portrait of Nancy Reagan by Sheila Tate
Hey Mom: Stories for My Mother, But You Can Read Them Too by Louie Anderson
The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind: My Tale of Madness and Recovery by Barbara K. Lipska
Eunice: The Kennedy Who Changed the World by Eileen McNamara
The Beginner's Keto Diet Cookbook by Martina Slajerova
Living a Life You Love by Joyce Meyers
Pregnancy, OMG by Nancy Redd
Debbie Macomber's Table Cookbook by Debbie Macomber
Inseparable: The Original Siamese Twins and Their Rendezvous with American History by Yunte Huang
The Trump White House: Changing the Rules of the Game by Ronald Kessler
Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Made Man's First Journey to the Moon by Robert Kurson
Perfect is Boring: 10 Things My Crazy, Fierce Mama Taught Me About Beauty, Booty, and Being Boss by Tyra Banks and Her Mom
March 27, 2018
Absolute Power: How the Pope Became the Most Influential Man in the World by Paul Collins
In the Shadow of Statues: A White Southerner Confronts History by Mitch Landrieu
The Mindful Day: Practical Ways to Find Focus, Calm, and Joy from Morning to Evening by Laurie J. Comeron
The Manson Women and Me: Monsters, Morality, and Murder by Nikki Meredith
A Season in the Sun: The Rise of Mickey Mantle by Randy Roberts & Johnny Smith
The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row by Anthony Ray Hinton
The Space Barons: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the Quest to Colonize the Cosmos by Christian Davenport
Where There's Hope: Healing, Moving Forward, and Never Giving Up by Elizabeth Smart
The Menopause Book: The Complete Guide by Pat Wingert & Barbara Kantrowitz
The Lyme Solution: A 5-Part Plan to Fight the Inflammatory Auto-Immune Response and Beat Lyme Disease by Darin Ingels
March 20, 2018
Dinner's in the Oven: Simple One-Pan Meals by Rukmini Iyer
Snuggle and Play Crochet: 40 Amigurumi Patterns for Lovely Security Blankets and Matching Toys by Carolina Guzman Benitez
Credit Repair: Make a Plan, Improve Your Credit, Avoid Scams by Amy Loftsgordon and Cara O'Neill
Green Enough: Eat Better, Live Cleaner, Be Happier by Leah Segedie
Gator: My Life in Pinstripes by Ron Guidry
Always Delicious: Over 175 Satisfying Recipes to Conquer Cravings, Retrain Your Fat Cells, and Keep the Weight off Permanently by David Ludwig & Dawn Ludwig
March 13, 2018
Fisherman's Blues: A West African Community at Sea by Anna Badkhen
A Call for Courage: Living with Power, Truth, and Love in an Age of Intolerance and Fear by Michael Anthony
How to Be Yourself: Quiet Your Inner Critic and Rise Above Social Anxiety by Ellen Hendriksen, Ph.D.
National Geographic Guide to Scenic Highways & Byways by
Fermented Probiotic Drinks: Make Your Own by Felicity Evans
Truth: How the Many Sides to Every Story Shape Our Reality by Hector Macdonald
The Family Medici: The Hidden History of the Medici Dynasty by Mary Hollingsworth
Agatha Christie: A Mysterious Life by Laura Thompson
To the Edges of the Earth: 1909, The Race for the Three Poles, and the Climax of the Age of Exploration by Edward J. Larson
Saints & Angels: A Guide to Heavenly Help for Comfort, Support, and Inspiration by Doreen Virtue
A Prophet with Honor: The Billy Graham Story by William Martin
March 06, 2018
Love Unleashed: Tales of Inspiration and the Life-Changing Power of Dogs by Rebecca Ascher-Wlash
Tomorrow Will Be Different: Love, Loss, and the Fight for Trans Equality by Sarah McBride
RAW: My Journey into the Wu-Tang by Lamont U-Gold Hawkins
The Wisdom of Wolves: Lessons from the Sawtooth Pack by Jim & Jamie Dutcher
This Messy Magnificent Life: A Field Guide by Geneen Roth
Broad Band: The Untold Story of the WOmen Who Made the Internet by Claire L. Evans
In Praise of Difficult Women: Life Lessons from 29 Heroines Who Dared to Break the Rules by Karen Karbo
I've Been Thinking: Reflections, Prayers, and Meditations for a Meaningful Live by Maria Shriver
The Rock, the Road, and the Rabbi: My Journey into the Heart of Scriptural Faith and the Land Where It All Began by Kathie Lee Gifford
The Fountain: A Doctor's Prescription to Make 60 the New 30 by Rocco Monto, MD
The Cadaver King and the Country Dentist: A True Story of Injustice in the American South by Radley Balko & Tucker Carrington
Box of Butterflies: Discovering the Unexpected Blessings All Around Us by Roma Downey
Adventures in Veggieland: Helping Your Kids Learn to Love Vegetables by Melanie Potock
The Southern Sympathy Cookbook by Perre Coleman Magness
February 27, 2018
Grow Something Different to Eat: Weird and Wonderful Heirloom Fruits and Vegetables by Matthew Biggs
Dr. Neal Barnard's Cookbook for Reversing Diabetes by Neal D. Barnard
Food: What the Heck Should I Eat? by Mark Hyman, MD
I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamara
Daisy Cakes Bakes: Keepsake Recipes for Southern Layer Cakes, Pies, Cookies, and more by Kim Nelson
Dr. Neal Barnard's Program for Reversing Diabetes by Neal D. Barnard, MD
Paul: A Biography by N.T. Wright
The Less is More Garden: Big Ideas for Designing Your Small Yard by Susan Morrison
The New Testament: A Translation by David Bentley Hart
Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress by Steven Pinker
One Goal: A Coach, a Team, and the Game That Brought a Divided Town Together by Amy Bass
The Kindness Cure: How the Science of Compassion Can Heal Your Heart & Your World by Tara Cousineau, PhD
How to Window Box: Small Space Plants to Grow Indoors or Out by Chantal Aida Gordon & Ryan Benoit
February 20, 2018
5 Types of People Who Can Ruin Your Life by Bill Eddy
The Food Explorer: The True Adventures of the Globe-Trotting Botanist Who Transformed What America Eats by Daniel Stone
Educated: A Memoir by Tera Westover
In the Enemy's House: The Secret Saga of the FBI Agent and the Code Breaker Who Caught the Russian Spies by Howard Blum
The Bible Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained by
The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth by Michio Kaku

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