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  • Into the Planet

    From one of the world’s most renowned cave divers, a firsthand account of exploring the earth’s final frontier: the hidden depths of our oceans and the sunken caves inside our planet

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  • Aloha Rodeo

    Aloha Rodeo uncovers the hidden history of the native Hawaiians who challenged the West's greatest cowboys—and returned home American legends.

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  • American Moonshot

    Instant New York Times BestsellerAs the fiftieth anniversary of the first lunar landing approaches, the award winning historian and perennial New York...

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  • Around the World in 60 Seconds

    Based on the Nas Daily video series with over 13 million dedicated followers comes the surprising, moving 1,000-day journey of a lifetime in book formIn 2016, Nuseir Yassin...

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  • Bottle of Lies

    A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER From an award-winning journalist, an explosive narrative investigation of the generic drug boom that reveals fraud and life-threatening...

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  • Cold Warriors

    A brilliant, invigorating account of the great writers on both sides of the Iron Curtain who played the dangerous games of espionage, dissidence and subversion that changed the course of the Cold...

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  • Conscious

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"If you’ve ever wondered how you have the capacity to wonder, some fascinating insights await you in these pages.” --Adam Grant, New...

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  • Darwin Devolves

    The scientist who has been dubbed the “Father of Intelligent Design” and author of the groundbreaking book Darwin’s Black Box contends that recent scientific discoveries further disprove...

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  • Diamond Doris

    "2019 has been the year of powerful women and Doris Payne is one of them. Her life has been extraordinary, and I can’t wait for readers to learn more about her!"

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  • Einstein's Shadow

    A NEW YORK TIMES EDITOR'S CHOICEEinstein’s Shadow follows a team of elite scientists on their historic mission...

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  • An Elegant Defense

    NATIONAL BESTSELLERA grand tour of the human immune system and the secrets of health, by the Pulitzer Prize–winning New York...

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  • Emperors of the Deep

    “Emperors of the Deep is a must-read for anyone in love with our oceans and concerned with averting the looming ecological destruction of our planet. McKeever brings to light the importance...

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  • The End Is Always Near

    The creator of the wildly popular award-winning podcast Hardcore History looks at some of the apocalyptic moments from the past as a way to frame the challenges of the future.Do...

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  • Every Man a Hero

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROmaha Beach legend Ray Lambert's unforgettable firsthand account of D-Day—read the astonishing true story celebrated by Tom...

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  • Fall and Rise

    The New York Times bestselling author of 13 Hours and Lost in Shangri-La delivers his most compelling and vital work yet—a spellbinding, heartbreaking, and ultimately uplifting narrative, years in the making, that weaves together myriad stories to create the definitive portrait of 9/11.

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  • The Hidden World of the Fox

    "A lovely little book. Quietly lyrical, often funny and gently persuasive. Shatters vulpine myths." —The Sunday Times (UK)One...

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  • The History of the Future

    A USA Today bestsellerThe dramatic, larger-than-life true story behind the founding of Oculus, its quest for virtual reality, and its founder's contentious...

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  • Into the Raging Sea

    A NATIONAL BESTSELLERA NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOKAN NPR BEST BOOK OF THE YEARONE OF JANET MASLIN’S MUST-READ...

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  • The Last Unknowns

    Discover the universe's last unknowns—here are the unanswered questions that obsess "the world's finest minds" (The Guardian)Featuring a foreword by DANIEL...

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  • My Penguin Year

    A "remarkable memoir" (Nature) of life with an emperor penguin colony, gorgeously illustrated with 32 pages of exclusive photography For 337 days,...

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  • The New Rules of War

    "Stunning. Sean McFate is a new Sun Tzu." –Admiral James Stavridis (retired), former Supreme Allied Commander at NATOSome of the principles of warfare...

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  • No Beast So Fierce

    The astonishing true story of the tiger that claimed a record 437 human lives“Gripping.” —Nature • “Thrilling. Fascinating. Exciting.”...

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  • No Surrender

    In the tradition of #1 New York Times bestsellers like Unbroken, Boys on the Boat, Band of Brothers, and Schindler’s List, No Surrender is an unforgettable...

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  • Parkland

    A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROn the first anniversary of the events at Parkland, the acclaimed, New York Times bestselling author of Columbine offers...

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  • The Perfectionists

    The revered New York Times bestselling author traces the development of technology from the Industrial Age to the Digital Age to explore the single component crucial to advancement—precision—in...

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  • The Polar Bear Expedition

    The extraordinary lost story of America's invasion of Russia

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  • Prisoner

    “An important story. Harrowing, and suspenseful, yes—but it’s also a deep dive into a complex and egregiously misunderstood country with two very different faces. There is no better...

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  • Reader, Come Home

    The author of the acclaimed Proust and the Squid follows up with a lively, ambitious, and deeply informative book that considers the future of the reading brain and our capacity...

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  • The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs

    "THE ULTIMATE DINOSAUR BIOGRAPHY," hails Scientific American: A thrilling new history of the age of dinosaurs, from one of our finest young scientists. "A...

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  • Ruthless Tide

    “Reads like a nail-biting thriller.” — Library Journal, starred reviewA gripping new history celebrating the remarkable heroes...

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  • Sacred Duty

    An extraordinary journey behind the scenes of Arlington National Cemetery, Senator Tom Cotton’s Sacred Duty offers an intimate and inspiring portrait of “The Old Guard,” the revered U.S. Army unit whose mission is to honor our country’s fallen heroes.

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  • A Short Philosophy of Birds

    “Brilliant, magical and engrossing–I will never see birds the same way again.”   — Peter Wohlleben, author of The Hidden Life of TreesTHE...

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  • Sudden Courage

    The author of the acclaimed When Paris Went Dark, longlisted for the National Book Award, returns to World War II once again to tell the incredible story of the youngest members...

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  • Three Days in Moscow

    Get the perfect gift for Dad this Father's Day: President Reagan's dramatic battle to win the Cold War is revealed as never before by the #1 bestselling author and award-winning anchor...

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  • The Unspeakable Mind

    From a physician and post-traumatic stress disorder specialist comes a nuanced cartography of PTSD, a widely misunderstood yet crushing condition that afflicts millions of Americans."Dr....

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  • Vietnam

    An absorbing and definitive modern history of the Vietnam War from the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of The Secret War.Vietnam became the Western...

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  • The Volunteer

    “Superbly written and breathtakingly researched, The Volunteer smuggles us into Auschwitz and shows us—as if watching a movie—the story of a Polish agent who infiltrated the...

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  • The Weather Machine

    From the acclaimed author of Tubes, a lively and surprising tour of the infrastructure behind the weather forecast, the people who built it, and what it reveals about our climate...

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  • What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker

    From the cofounder of VerySmartBrothas.com, and one of the most read writers on race and culture at work today, a provocative and humorous memoir-in-essays that explores the ever-shifting...

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  • When the Earth Had Two Moons

    An astonishing exploration of planet formation and the origins of life by one of the world’s most innovative planetary geologists.In 1959, the Soviet probe Luna 3 took...

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