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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr. c. 2014. --Call # 814 D65
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*This month's EDR Book Club read: All the Light We Cannot See. Anthony Doerr. A novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II.
May 2014 books worth anticipating
Inherent Vice. Thomas Pynchon. (Penguin) c. 2009. --Call # 813 P997i
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Inherent Vice: A Novel: Thomas Pynchon: 9780143117568: Amazon.com: Books
INHERENT VICE by Thomas Pynchon -- Part noir, part psychedelic romp, all Thomas Pynchon- private eye Doc Sportello surfaces, occasionally, out of a marijuana haze to watch the end of an era.
Fall Reading List: 50 Books You Should Read Before They're Movies: There are always tons of books being adapted for the big screen, and new novels get optioned all the time, giving us more and more reading possibilities!
Caitlin Moran's How to Be A Woman broke ground on making feminism funny, and unquestionably universal. The British author's style -- that is, to pepper oversharey anecdotes with all-caps rants about should-be truisms -- applies nicely to her fictional coming-of-age story about a girl making mistakes and choosing role models.
How to Build a Girl. Caitlin Moran. c. 2014. --Call # 827 M82
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Caitlin Morans new book, How to Build a Girl
June 2014 // How to Build a Girl by Caitlin Moran
Our Summer Reading List: How to Build a Girl by Caitlin Moran
The Sense of Style: the Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century. Steven Pinker. c. 2014. --Call # 808 P65
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The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century - Steven Pinker - Google Books
Don't Wait for the Next War. General (ret.) Wesley K. Clark. c. 2014. --Call # 355.03 C59
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The organized mind: thinking straight in the age of information overload. Daniel J. Levitin. c. 2014. --Call # 153.4 L65
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The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload: Daniel J. Levitin: 9780525954187: Amazon.com: Books
The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload by Daniel J. Levitin New York Times bestselling author and neuroscientist Daniel J. Levitin shifts his keen insights from your brain on music to your brain in a sea of details... With lively, entertaining chapters on everything from the kitchen junk drawer to health care to executive office workflow, Levitin reveals how new research into the cognitive neuroscience of attention and memory can be applied to the challenges....
Think like a freak : the authors of Freakonomics offer to retrain your brain. Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner. c. 2014 --Call # 153.6 L66
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Think Like a Freak: The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner. The New York Times bestselling authors of Freakonomics offer a blueprint for an entirely new way to solve problems, whether your interest lies in minor lifehacks or major global reforms.
Flash Boys: a Wall St Revolt. Michael Lewis. c. 2014 --Call # 332.6 L67
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Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt by Michael Lewis - A small group of Wall Street guys figure out that the U.S. stock market has been rigged for the benefit of insiders and that, post–financial crisis, the markets have become not more free but less, and more controlled by the big Wall Street banks. Working at different firms, they come to this realization separately; but after they discover one another, the flash boys band together and set out to reform the financial markets.
A Fighting Chance. Elizabeth Warren. c. 2014 --Call # 973B W28
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Elizabeth Warren's new book "A Fighting Chance" comes out April 22, 2014.
A Fighting Chance by Elizabeth Warren. An unlikely political star tells the inspiring story of the two-decade journey that taught her how Washington really works--and really doesn't.
Book review: Elizabeth Warren's 'A Fighting Chance'
Grain Brain: The Surprising Truth About Wheat, Carbs, and Sugar--Your Brain's Silent Killers. David Perlmutter. c. 2013. --Call # 613.2 P45
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Grain Brain: the surprising truth about wheat, carbs, and sugar-- your brain's silent killers by David Perlmutter, MD with Kristin Loberg
Grain Brain: The Surprising Truth About Wheat, Carbs, And Sugar--your Brain's Silent Killers Book by David Perlmutter | Hardcover | chapters.indigo.ca
The Nine Elements of a Sustainable Campus. Mitchell Thomashow. c. 2014. --Call # 378.1 T45
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LSE Review of Books – Book Review: The Nine Elements of a Sustainable Campus by Mitchell Thomashow
The Emperor's New Drugs: Exploding the Antidepressant Myth. Irving Kirsch. c. 2010. --Call # 615.78 K61
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The Lady and Her Monsters: A Tale of Dissections, Real-Life Dr. Frankensteins, and the Creation of Mary Shelley's Masterpiece. Roseanne Montillo. c. 2013. --Call # 825 S53ymo
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The lady and her monsters : a tale of dissections, real-life Dr. Frankensteins, and the creation of Mary Shelley's masterpiece / Roseanne Montillo.
The psychopath whisperer : the science of those without a conscience. By Kent Kiehl. c. 2014. --Call # 616.85 K47
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‘The Psychopath Whisperer’ by Kent A. Kiehl book review
The Psychopath Whisperer: The Science of Those Without Conscience: Kent A. Kiehl PhD: (read October 2014 book # 3 for the month)
Review: The Psychopath Whisperer: The Science of Those Without Conscience by Kent Kiehl
"The psychopath whisperer : the science of those without conscience" / by Kent A. Kiehl, PhD "In the bestselling tradition of The Psychopath Test and The Sociopath Next Door, a compelling journey into the science and behavior of psychopaths in our lives, written by the leading scientist in the field of criminal psychopathy."
Anatomy of Violence: The Biological Roots of Crime. by Adrian Raine. c. 2014. --Call #616.85 R155
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The Anatomy of Violence: The Biological Roots of Crime - by Adrian Raine. A leading criminologist who specializes in the neuroscience behind criminal behavior, Adrian Raine introduces a wide range of new scientific research into the origins and nature of violence and criminal behavior. He explains how impairments to areas of the brain that control our ability to experience fear, make decisions, and feel empathy can make us more likely to engage in criminal behavior.
Criminologist Believes Violent Behavior Is Biological - 20 years ago, brain imaging made it possible to study the minds of #violent #criminals & compare them to the #brain imaging of "normal" people. A new field of research — #neurocriminology — opened up. Adrian Raine's research convinced him that while there is a social & environmental element to #violence, there's another side of the coin: #biology | NPR Books
Each time Erik Larson touches pen to paper, it is a book-publishing event. Specializing in resurrecting once-famous news stories, Larson knows that history often provides a far richer cast of characters than any novel ever could. Bringing the history of an entire era to life through a single narrative thread,…
Unbroken. by Laura Hillenbrand. c. 2010. --Call # 940.5472 H65