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The Social Leap

The Social Leap

The New Evolutionary Science of Who We Are, What Makes Us Happy, and Why It Matters

A wide-ranging exploration of how our species' evolution has shaped our behavior, prioritized social skills over physical dominance, and affected nearly every facet of modern life, in work, play, aging, our quest for the good life.  More »

That’s What She Said

That’s What She Said

Wise Words from Influential Women

From feminist and illustrator Kimothy Joy, a stunning collection of celebratory illustrated watercolor portraits paired with hand-lettered quotes from various influential women throughout world history.  More »

How to Think Like a Cat

How to Think Like a Cat

Inspired by the enchanting attributes of the author's own cat, Ziggy, this internationally bestselling guide shows you how to live your best life. Peppered with humorous yet inspiring tips for living a day in the life of a cat, secret tips from Ziggy, and a quiz to assess your "cat quotient," How to Think Like a Cat is a delightful and remarkably insightful guide to the subtle art of…  More »

Brave New Weed

Brave New Weed

Adventures into the Uncharted World of Cannabis

Former editor-in-chief of Details and Star magazines Joe Dolce adventures into the fascinating "Brave New World" of cannabis, tracing its history and investigating the social, medical, legal, and cultural ramifications of this surprising plant.  More »

We Need to Talk

We Need to Talk

How to Have Conversations That Matter

Based on the author's TED talk with over 10 million views, an urgent and insightful guide to bridging what divides us using real, meaningful conversation.  More »

The Well-Tempered City

The Well-Tempered City

What Modern Science, Ancient Civilizations, and Human Nature Teach Us About the Future of Urban Life

Cities are the birthplaces of civilization, and the nodes of culture, trade and opportunity. By 2050, global population will be 10 billion, with 75% living in cities. World-renowned urban planner and developer Jonathan Rose looks at the history and successes of urban living through the lens of sustainability, economic parity and resilience. His book provides a responsible and ingenious…  More »

Feminist Fight Club

Feminist Fight Club

A Survival Manual for a Sexist Workplace

From award winning journalist Jessica Bennett, a smart, practical and entertaining guide to combatting sexism in the workplace, one micro-agression at a time. With a glossary of sexist archetypes and behaviors, simple tips on how to combat tricky situations and personalities, and plenty of fun features and illustrations throughout, Feminist Fight Club will serve as a an office survival…  More »

Lift

Lift

Fitness Culture, from Naked Greeks and Acrobats to Jazzercise and Ninja Warriors

The story of the changing ways in which human beings have exercised, and why, from Greek antiquity to the era of the "big-box gym" and beyond.  More »

Bald Is Better with Earrings

Bald Is Better with Earrings

A Survivor’s Guide to Getting Through Breast Cancer

Written with warmth and humor, as well as eyes-wide-open practicality, Hutton's book is a guiding light to women diagnosed with breast cancer. When Hutton was diagnosed at 41, she searched for—but couldn't find—practical information about how to navigate her new reality. What might she (really) expect from chemo, radiation, surgery, hair loss, fatigue, nausea, emotional pitfalls…  More »

Drink

Drink

The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol

An exploration of the rise in alcohol consumption and abuse among women in recent years. The Drinking Diaries covers health risks, marketing, current trends and sociological contributions to this new epidemic. The author beautifully weaves reportage with her personal recovery story into a compelling and informative narrative addressing one of the most pressing issues for women today.  More »

Cozy

The Art of Arranging Yourself in the World

Part manifesto, part lifestyle guide, Cozy is an intimate exploration of how the smallest, simplest habits can make us feel more at home, steadied, and comfortable despite our dizzied and unpredictable days.

Get Your Shit Together

A practical look at putting your life together written by the founder of popular website GetYourShitTogether.com and informed by the author's personal experience after her husband's unexpected death in a biking accident. Part memoir, part hard-working how-to manual, Reynolds inspires readers to get their affairs in order before the unthinkable happens.

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