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New Releases Tagged "Culture"

Prayers for the Stolen
#EuroMaidan: Rising for Freedom and Democracy in Ukraine
United: Captured by God's Vision for Diversity
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
Bleeding Edge
The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry
The Witness Wore Red: The 19th Wife Who Brought Polygamous Cult Leaders to Justice
Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
Pastrix: The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner & Saint
I Wear the Black Hat: Grappling With Villains (Real and Imagined)
One Summer: America, 1927
A House in the Sky
Feed (Newsflesh Trilogy, #1)
Little Failure
The Ghost Bride
Detroit: An American Autopsy

Giveaways

  • Born Confused by Tanuja Desai Hidier
    Born Confused
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    Release date: Apr 29, 2014
    Dimple Lala doesn't know what to think. She's spent her whole life resisting her parents' traditions. But now she's turning seventeen and things are m…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 22 - Apr 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 200 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Just to Be Held by Elisabet Cairo
    Just to Be Held
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    Release date: Feb 28, 2014
    Set in Spain, Just to Be Held is the story of two friends whose common search for happiness and satisfaction brings them briefly together for a mutual…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 01 - Apr 30, 2014
    5 copies available, 357 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Hillbilly Nation by Heather Christena Schmidt
    Hillbilly Nation
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    Release date: Mar 01, 2014
    Writer and Mom Blogger, Heather Christena Schmidt, packs another set of hilarious and jaw-dropping articles about America, "hillbilly" culture, and ra…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Feb 19 - May 01, 2014
    4 copies available, 401 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies
    Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics, #1)
    Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business
    The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
    The Kite Runner
    Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs: A Low Culture Manifesto
    Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal
    Memoirs of a Geisha
    The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
    A Thousand Splendid Suns
    Outliers: The Story of Success
    The Elephant Tree
    The Zombie Room
    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
    Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America
    The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar WildeLes Fleurs du Mal by Charles BaudelaireAgainst Nature by Joris-Karl HuysmansThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldHeart of Darkness and the Congo Diary by Joseph Conrad
    Decadence & the Fin-de-Siècle
    171 books — 50 voters
    Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn WaughThe Caliph's House by Tahir ShahHideous Kinky by Esther FreudHope & Other Dangerous Pursuits by Laila LalamiNaked Lunch by William S. Burroughs
    Books Set in Morocco
    83 books — 36 voters

    Rebecca by Jennifer Leigh WellsMarlene Dietrich by Her Daughter by Maria RivaThe Sisters by David GraftonDear Cary by Dyan CannonThe World According to Karl by Karl Lagerfeld
    Style and Decadence
    35 books — 2 voters

    The Art of War by Sun TzuUnsavory Elements by Tom  CarterLife and Death in Shanghai by Nien ChengWild Swans by Jung ChangGenghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World by Jack Weatherford
    China for the non-Chinese
    74 books — 14 voters


    Malcolm Gladwell
    Malcolm Gladwell Outliers: The Story of Success
    [Outliers] was conceived in a period in which CEOs were bringing down huge paychecks, patting themselves on the back, and arguing that they deserved it and that their success was of their own making. I was curious about that — is it true? Is it a fair assessment to say that highly successful people deserve all the credit for their achievement?
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    Terence McKenna
    We have to create culture, don't watch TV, don't read magazines, don't even listen to NPR. Create your own roadshow. The nexus of space and time where you are now is the most immediate sector of your universe, and if you're worrying about Michael Jackson or Bill Clinton or somebody else, then you are disempowered, you're giving it all away to icons, icons which are maintained by an electronic media so that you want to dress like X or have lips like Y. This is shit-brained, this kind of thinking....more
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    Peter Ustinov
    I imagine hell like this: Italian punctuality, German humour and English wine.
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    VOYAGER: The Art of Pure Awareness
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