This program is read by the authorsIn a compelling new set of interviews, Noam Chomsky's Global Discontents identifies the "dry kindling" of discontent around the world that could soon catch fire.In wide-ranging interviews ... read more

Global Discontents: Conversations on the Rising Threats to Democracy

"Don't get somewhere as fast as possible. Get somewhere as good as possible"
Star of stage and screen. Tireless supporter of charity. Marathon runner. Political campaigner. Fashion icon. Human. There is no one quite like Eddie Izzard. This... read more

Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death and Jazz Chickens

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 Political/World

From debut author Prager comes the first-ever LGBTQ history book for teens, combining riveting facts with a pop-culture vibe to chronicle the lives of 23 influential queer figures from the Roman Empire through to the present. Illustrations.

Queer, There, and Everywhere: 23 People Who Changed the World

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 Science

Series:Science Comics Ser.

Discover the history of rockets and their impact on the future in this volume that explores the 2,000-years history of rockets along with Newton's Laws of Motion--gravity, force, and acceleration. 1/2.

Rockets: Defying Gravity (Science Comics)

A timeless collection of quotations by visionaries who have been catalysts for change - through the ages and across the globeYou Had Better Make Some Noise brings together the words of social activists, revolutionaries, artists, writers,... read more

You Had Better Make Some Noise : Words to Change the World

Dan Emmett was just eight years old when President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. The events surrounding the President's death shaped the course of young Emmett's life as he set a goal of becoming a US Secret Service agent - on... read more

I Am a Secret Service Agent - My Life Spent Protecting the President

The historic quest to rekindle the human exploration and colonization of space led by two rivals and their vast fortunes, egos, and visions of space as the next entrepreneurial frontier The Space Barons is the story of a gr... read more

The Space Barons: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the Quest to Colonize the Cosmos

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 Funny/Quirky

A little book of invaluable Unicorn life lessons. Looking for some guidance on how to live a happy, sparkling life? Or just wondering which path to trot along? Look no further than Unicorn, the best (and probably only) four-legged, one-horned happiness guru. With enlighte... read more

What Would Unicorn Do?

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 Biography

Rules for Being a Man:- Don't cry- Love sport- Play rough- Drink beer- Don't talk about feelings
But Robert Webb has been wondering for some time now: are those rules actually any use? To anyone?Looking back over his life, from schoolboy crushes (on girls and boys) to d... read more

How Not to Be a Boy

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 Arts

In the era of celebrity culture, we are now more fascinated than ever with the lives of our leading artists. Creative personalities are always intriguing, and to learn something new about the greatest artists of the 20th and 21st centuries be they eccentric or sober, ... read more

Lives of the Great Modern Artists

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 Biography

VIRGINIA VALLEJO:Top Colombian television journalist, cover model and socialite PABLO ESCOBAR:Head of the Medellin cartel, the founder of the global cocaine industry and one of the most ambitious - and brutal - criminals in history Over the course of their tempestuous ... read more

Loving Pablo, Hating Escobar

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 Funny/Quirky

AUTHOR OF THE NO.1 BESTSELLER FRENCH CHILDREN DON'T THROW FOODREVEALS THE THINGS IT TOOK HER FORTY YEARS TO LEARN- There are no grown-ups. Everyone else is winging it too. Does it ever feel like everyone - except you - is a bona-fide adult? Do you wonder how real grown... read more

There Are No Grown-Ups