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Ed Ward

Ed Ward
Todd V. Wolfson

ED WARD was the rock & roll historian on NPR's Fresh Air for more than thirty years, reaching 14 million listeners. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and countless music magazines. He is also the coauthor of Rock of Ages: The Rolling Stone History of Rock & Roll. He lives in Austin, Texas.

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The Inflamed Mind

The Inflamed Mind

Picador
Picador

Worldwide, depression will be the single biggest cause of disability in the next twenty years. But treatment for it has not changed much in the last three decades. In the world of psychiatry, time has...

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Blood of Ten Kings

Blood of Ten Kings

Guardians of Aandor

Tor/Forge
Tor Books

In this long-awaited conclusion to the Aandor trilogy, The Guardians return to their reality, ill-equipped to fend off Farrenheil's invading soldiers, which have saturated the kingdom. Daniel and Seth...

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Available 12/04/2018

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Tough Cookie

Tough Cookie

Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

When a cookie discovers he does NOT taste delicious, he has to find a new identity in this clever picture book twist on a holiday classic.

Once upon a time, while Fox was visiting the...

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Available 09/11/2018

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The Complete Fleet of Worlds

The Complete Fleet of Worlds

Known Space

Tor/Forge
Tor Books

This discounted ebundle includes: Fleet of Worlds, Juggler of Worlds, Destroyer of Worlds, Betrayer of Worlds, Fate of Worlds

“Great story telling is still alive in science fiction...

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Patrick Melrose

Patrick Melrose

The Patrick Melrose Novels

Picador
Picador

NOW COLLECTED INTO ONE VOLUME FOR THE FIRST TIME, ALL FIVE INSTALLMENTS OF EDWARD ST. AUBYN'S CELEBRATED PATRICK MELROSE NOVELS

Now a 5-Part Limited Event Series on Showtime,...

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Never Mind

Never Mind

The Patrick Melrose Novels

Picador
Picador

Now a 5-Part Limited Event Series on Showtime, Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Blythe Danner

Never Mind, the first installment in Edward St. Aubyn's wonderful,...

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Bad News

Bad News

The Patrick Melrose Novels

Picador
Picador

Now a 5-Part Limited Event Series on Showtime, Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Blythe Danner

In Bad News, the second installment in Edward St. Aubyn's wonderful, wry...

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Some Hope

Some Hope

The Patrick Melrose Novels

Picador
Picador

Now a 5-Part Limited Event Series on Showtime, Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Blythe Danner


Some Hope, the third installment in Edward St. Aubyn's wonderful, wry,...

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Mother's Milk

Mother's Milk

The Patrick Melrose Novels

Picador
Picador

Now a 5-Part Limited Event Series on Showtime, Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Blythe Danner

Man Booker–shortlisted Mother's Milk, the fourth installment in Edward...

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The History of Rock & Roll, Volume 1

Ed Ward
Flatiron Books
Flatiron Books

Ed Ward covers the first half of the history of rock & roll in this sweeping and definitive narrative—from the 1920s, when the music of rambling medicine shows mingled with the songs of vaudeville...

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Shakespeare in Swahililand

Shakespeare in Swahililand

Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

An exploration of Shakespeare as a global poet

Shakespeare in Swahililand tells the unexpected literary history of Shakespeare’s influence in East Africa....

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The Supremes Sing the Happy Heartache Blues

The Supremes Sing the Happy Heartache Blues

Henry Holt and Co.
Henry Holt and Co.

“Moore, besides being laugh out loud hilarious, has a profound understanding of human nature . . . A truly remarkable writer. This book is a joy to read.” —Fannie Flagg, author of The...

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My Miserable Life

My Miserable Life

Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

Ben Hunter has a miserable life -- M-I-S-E-R-A-B-L-E! His sister will only talk to him through text messages, his mom won't let him eat sugar or even go for a bike ride unchaperoned, and a bully at...

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Ringworld's Children and Fleet of Worlds

Ringworld's Children and Fleet of Worlds

Tor/Forge
Tor Science Fiction

Two masterworks of science fiction at one low price, from award-winning author Larry Niven!

Ringworld's Children

The Ringworld is a landmark engineering...

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Savage Shore

Savage Shore

Henry Holt and Co.
Holt Paperbacks

Nicaragua's Atlantic coast is home to the most dangerous of fish, the bull shark, a lethal predator with a fearsome appetite and the only shark that swims in inland waters. Braving Nicaragua's hurricane-torn...

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The Lost Tribe

The Lost Tribe

Henry Holt and Co.
Holt Paperbacks

Two years before this story begins, the Liawep were living deep in the jungle of Papua, New Guinea, long forgotten by the outside world. Numbering seventy-nine men, women, and children, the tribe worshipped a mountain, dressed in leaves, and hid when planes flew overhead, believing them to be evil sanguma birds. Their discovery by a missionary hit the headlines in 1993. Galvanized by the reports of people living in Stone Age conditions, Edward Marriott set out to find the Liawep. Banned from visiting the tribe by the New Guinea government, he assembled his own ragtag patrol and ventured illegally into the wilderness in search of his quarry. Nothing could have prepared him for what he found or for the dramatic events that followed. A thrilling, superbly written adventure, The Lost Tribe is a memorable account of what happens when good intentions go awry, when rational man meets primal beliefs, and when a small, primitive people are ensnared by the predations of civilization.

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Escape Your Weight

Escape Your Weight

St. Martin's Press
Thomas Dunne Books

Last year, according to The Institute of Medicine, Americans spent in excess of $33 billion on weight-loss products and services. However, the economic cost of obesity in the USA was about...

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A Clue to the Exit

A Clue to the Exit

Picador
Picador

A beautifully modulated novel that shows Edward St. Aubyn at his sparkling best

Charlie Fairburn, successful screenwriter, ex-husband, and absent father, has been given six months to...

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After Snowden

After Snowden

St. Martin's Press
Thomas Dunne Books

Seven experts examine the issues surrounding personal privacy and government security exposed by the Edward Snowden leak.

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Lost for Words

Lost for Words

Picador
Picador

A SCABROUSLY FUNNY AND FIERCELY INTELLIGENT SATIRE OF THE LITERARY WORLD FROM THE ACCLAIMED AUTHOR OF THE PATRICK MELROSE NOVELS

Edward St. Aubyn's Patrick Melrose novels were some of the most...

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The Tastemaker

The Tastemaker

Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A revealing biography of the influential and controversial cultural titan who embodied an era

The Tastemaker explores the many lives of Carl Van Vechten, the most...

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On the Edge

On the Edge

Picador
Picador

FROM THE MAN BOOKER–SHORTLISTED AUTHOR OF THE PATRICK MELROSE NOVELS

Called "the most brilliant novelist of his generation" (Alan Hollinghurst), Edward St. Aubyn captivated and astonished...

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Energized

Energized

Tor/Forge
Tor Science Fiction

Energized -- a cautionary science-based thriller by Edward M. Lerner, the acclaimed coauthor of Betrayer of Worlds
No one expected the oil to last forever. How right they were…....

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Nonsense Songs

Nonsense Songs

Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

How pleasant to know Mr. Lear!
Who has written such volumes of stuff.
Some think him ill-tempered and queer,
But a few think him pleasant enough.

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The New Cold War

The New Cold War

St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

The first edition of The New Cold War was published to great critical acclaim. Edward Lucas has established himself as a top expert in the field, appearing on numerous programs, including...

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