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Tomboyland : essays —Faliveno, Melissa, 1983- author.

"A fiercely personal and startlingly universal essay collection about the mysteries of gender and desire, of identity and class, of the stories we tell and the places we call home." -- Publisher's description.

The long slide : thirty years in American journalism —Carlson, Tucker, author.

"From the host of Tucker Carlson Tonight on Fox News and the New York Times bestselling author of Ship of Fools, a collection of nostalgic writings that underscore America's long slide from innocence to orthodoxy"-- Prov...

O's little book of calm & comfort
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2017
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Featuring essays and interviews from some of the most celebrated contributors to O, The Oprah Magazine, this heartening collection offers solace, wisdom, and connection. Among the highlights: Nora Ephron on the state of ...

O's little book of calm & comfort

Featuring essays and interviews from some of the most celebrated contributors to O, The Oprah Magazine, this heartening collection offers solace, wisdom, and connection. Among the highlights: Nora Ephron on the state of ...

No time to spare : thinking about what matters —Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-2018 author.

"From acclaimed author Ursula K. Le Guin, and with an introduction by Karen Joy Fowler, a collection of thoughts--always adroit, often acerbic--on aging, belief, the state of literature, and the state of the nation. Ursu...

The view from the cheap seats : selected nonfiction —Gaiman, Neil, author.

"An enthralling collection of nonfiction essays on a myriad of topics--from art and artists to dreams, myths, and memories--observed in #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman's probing, amusing, and distinctive...

Slouching towards Bethlehem : essays —Didion, Joan, author.

American novelist Joan Didion's first volume of nonfiction essays, first published in 1968, consisting of twenty works that reflect the atmosphere in America during the 1960s, especially in California.

My own words —Ginsburg, Ruth Bader, author.

"The first book from Ruth Bader Ginsburg since becoming a Supreme Court Justice in 1993--a witty, engaging, serious, and playful collection of writings and speeches from the woman who has had a powerful and enduring infl...

Calypso —Sedaris, David, author.

Personal essays share the author's adventures after buying a vacation house on the Carolina coast and his reflections on middle age and mortality.

Sometimes I trip on how happy we could be : essays —Perkins, Nichole, author.

"Pop culture is the Pandora's Box of our lives. Racism, wealth, poverty, beauty, inclusion, exclusion, and hope -- all of these intractable and unavoidable features course through the media we consume. Examining pop cult...

The disordered cosmos : a journey into dark matter, spacetime, and dreams deferred —Prescod-Weinstein, Chanda, author.

"Dr. Chanda Prescod-Weinstein is one of the leading physicists of her generation, at work on the origins of spacetime at the intersection of particle physics and astrophysics. She is also one of the fewer than one hundre...

Migratory birds —Oliver, Mariana, 1986- author.

"In her prize-winning debut, Mexican essayist Mariana Oliver trains her gaze on migration in its many forms, moving between real cities and other more inaccessible territories: language, memory, pain, desire, and the bod...

Imagining child welfare : in the spirit of reconciliation

"Drawing on the expertise of Indigenous scholars and researchers, including voices from the front lines in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta, this book examines child welfare practices in kinship care, FASD, homelessne...

Everywhere I look —Garner, Helen, 1942- author.

"I pedal over to Kensington just after dark. As I roll along the lane towards the railway underpass, a young Asian woman on her way home from the station walks out of the tunnel towards me. After she passes there's a sti...

Out on a Limb : selected writing, 1989-2021 —Sullivan, Andrew, 1963- author.

Andrew Sullivan - the youngest ever editor of The New Republic, founding editor of The Daily Dish, hailed as one of the most influential journalists of the last three decades by The NYT - presents a collection of his mos...

Look alive out there : essays —Crosley, Sloane, author.

Whether it's scaling active volcanoes, crashing shivas, playing herself on Gossip Girl, befriending swingers, or squinting down the barrel of the fertility gun, Crosley continues to rise to the occasion with unmatchable ...

A map is only one story : twenty writers on immigration, family, and the meaning of home

From rediscovering an ancestral village in China to experiencing the realities of American life as a Nigerian, the search for belonging crosses borders and generations. Selected from the archives of Catapult magazine, th...

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