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Paddy's Lament, Ireland 1846-1847: Prelude to Hatred
Thomas Gallagher
Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One
Jenny K. Blake
When in French: Love in a Second Language
Lauren Collins
Beyond the Job Description: How Managers and Employees Can Navigate the True Demands of the Job
Jesse Sostrin
Vision and Art: The Biology of Seeing
David Hubel, Margaret S. Livingstone
Achieving Your Potential As A Photographer: A Creative Companion and Workbook
Harold Davis
Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age
Sherry Turkle
Picture Perfect Practice: A Self-Training Guide to Mastering the Challenges of Taking World-Class Photographs (Voices That Matter)
Roberto Valenzuela
Man's Search for Meaning
Viktor E. Frankl, Harold S. Kushner
Terms of Service: Social Media and the Price of Constant Connection
Jacob Silverman

So Much for That: A Novel

So Much for That: A Novel - Lionel Shriver Loved it."Accompanied by a strumming guitar and uplifting flute cadenzas that in his boyhoodd typified alternative folk services in his father's church, these warnings were delivered with a lilting, lobotomized pleasantness -- the tone of voice in which one might read bedtime stories to small children about mischievious bears and over-curious kittens. Meantime, ads for high blood pressure medicine alternated with ads for salt-and-vinegar potato chips, ads for high cholesterol medicine with ads for two-for-one pizze, ads for acid reflux medicine with ads for a chain's baby-back ribs. Averse to inferring conspiracy, he perceived only an odd sort of balance." p.115