Wild Hope Hollywood 1938 India: A Sacred Geography The Legacy of David Foster Wallace

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Executive function and child development / Marcie Yeager, Daniel Yeager.

Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis : Castro, Mikoyan, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the missiles of November / Sergo Mikoyan ; edited by Svetlana Savranskaya.

Israel : a history / Anita Shapira ; translated from the Hebrew by Anthony Berris.

That every man be armed : the evolution of a constitutional right / Stephen P. Halbrook.

End of exceptionalism in American education : the changing politics of school reform / Jeffrey R. Henig.

This we know : a chronology of the shootings at Kent State, May 1970 / Carole A. Barbato, Laura L. Davis, and Mark F. Seeman.

Toads on toast / Linda Bailey ; [illustrated by] Colin Jack.

Lemonade in winter : a book about two kids counting money / written by Emily Jenkins and illustrated by G. Brian Karas.

Twelve kinds of ice / by Ellen Bryan Obed ; illustrated by Barbara McClintock.

Cold snap / by Eileen Spinelli ; illustrated by Marjorie Priceman.

Few bites / Cybèle Young.

Little bird / Germano Zullo ; [illustrated by] Albertine.

Bomb : the race to build and steal the world’s most dangerous weapon / Steve Sheinkin.

Infinity and me / written by Kate Hosford ; illustrations by Gabi Swiatkowska.

One Times Square : a century of change at the crossroads of the world / written & illustrated by Joe McKendry.

Impossible rescue / Martin Sandler.

Extraordinary music of Mr. Ives / written and illustrated by Joanne Stanbridge.

Noah Webster and his words / by Jeri Chase Ferris ; illustrated by Vincent X. Kirsch.

I have a dream / Martin Luther King, Jr. ; paintings by Kadir Nelson.

Electric Ben : the amazing life and times of Benjamin Franklin / Robert Byrd.

Brontë sisters : the brief lives of Charlotte, Emily, and Anne / Catherine Reef.

Perfect day / Carin Berger.

This moose belongs to me / Oliver Jeffers.

Return to the willows / Jacqueline Kelly ; illustrations by Clint Young.

Stephen and the beetle / Jorge Luján ; [illustrations by] Chiara Carrer ; translated by Elisa Amado.

Boxcar children beginning : the Aldens of Fair Meadow Farm / Patricia MacLachlan ; [interior illustrations by Robert Dunn].

Toads on toast / Linda Bailey ; [illustrated by] Colin Jack.

Lemonade in winter : a book about two kids counting money / written by Emily Jenkins and illustrated by G. Brian Karas.

Twelve kinds of ice / by Ellen Bryan Obed ; illustrated by Barbara McClintock.

Cold snap / by Eileen Spinelli ; illustrated by Marjorie Priceman.

Few bites / Cybèle Young.

Little bird / Germano Zullo ; [illustrated by] Albertine.

Bomb : the race to build and steal the world’s most dangerous weapon / Steve Sheinkin.

Ramayana : divine loophole / written & illustrated by Sanjay Patel.

Beyond courage : the untold story of Jewish resistance during the Holocaust / Doreen Rappaport.

Hand in hand : ten Black men who changed America / by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; paintings by Brian Pinkney.

Coyote and the sky : how the sun, moon, and stars began / story by Emmett “Shkeme” Garcia ; illustrated by Victoria Pringle.

Spirit seeker : John Coltrane’s musical journey / by Gary Golio ; paintings by Rudy Gutierrez.

Harlem’s little blackbird / Renée Watson ; illustrated by Christian Robinson.

Little book of Hindu deities : from the Goddess of Wealth to the Sacred Cow / by Sanjay Patel.

Little White Duck : a childhood in China / by Na Liu and Andrés Vera Martínez; illustrated by Andrés Vera Martínez.

Bear despair / Gaëtan Dorémus.

Ben’s flying flowers / by Inger Maier ; illustrated by Maria Bogade.

Abe Lincoln’s dream / Lane Smith.

Juan the bear and the water of life = La acequia de Juan del oso / retold and translated by Enrique R. Lamadrid & Juan Estevan Arellano ; illustrations by Amy Córdova.

Infinity and me / written by Kate Hosford ; illustrations by Gabi Swiatkowska.

Oxford handbook of Aristotle / edited by Christopher Shields.

Rainy brain, sunny brain : how to retrain your brain to overcome pessimism and achieve a more positive outlook / Elaine Fox.

India : a sacred geography / by Diana L. Eck.

Islamism and Islam / Bassam Tibi.

Robespierre : a revolutionary life / Peter McPhee.

Iron curtain : the crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956 / Anne Applebaum.

Patriarch : the remarkable life and turbulent times of Joseph P. Kennedy / David Nasaw.

From the hands of a weaver : Olympic Peninsula basketry through time / edited by Jacilee Wray ; foreword by Jonathan B. Jarvis.

Masters of the planet : the search for our human origins / Ian Tattersall.

People’s pension : the struggle to defend Social Security since Reagan / Eric Laursen.

Transformation of the Republican Party, 1912-1936 : from reform to resistance / Clyde P. Weed.

Social neuroscience of education : optimizing attachment and learning in the classroom / Louis Cozolino ; foreword by Daniel J. Siegel.
Handel / Donald Burrows.

Always looking : essays on art / John Updike ; edited by Christopher Carduff.

Art of modern China / Julia F. Andrews and Kuiyi Shen.

Hollywood 1938 : motion pictures’ greatest year / Catherine Jurca.

Writing death and absence in the Victorian novel : engraved narratives / Jolene Zigarovich.

Jazz griots : music as history in the 1960s African American poem / Jean-Philippe Marcoux.

Difficult woman : the challenging life and times of Lillian Hellman / Alice Kessler-Harris.

My dear governess : the letters of Edith Wharton to Anna Bahlmann / edited by Irene Goldman-Price.

Home / Toni Morrison.

Legacy of David Foster Wallace / edited by Samuel Cohen and Lee Konstantinou.

Future of the world’s climate / Ann Henderson-Sellers, Kendal McGuffie.

Darwin’s ghosts : the secret history of evolution / Rebecca Stott.

Observation and ecology : broadening the scope of science to understand a complex world / Rafe Sagarin and Aníbal Pauchard.

Wild hope : on the front lines of conservation success / Andrew Balmford.

Earth before the dinosaurs / Sébastien Steyer ; illustrated by Alain Bénéteau ; translated by Chris Spence ; foreword by Carl Zimmer.

Cindy Sherman : the early works 1975-1977 : catalogue raisonné / by Gabriele Schor ; Sammlung Verbund ; [translations: Elizabeth Tucker, Fiona Elliott, Catherine Schelbert].

Ethics and war : an introduction / Steven P. Lee.

Most human human : what artificial intelligence teaches us about being alive / Brian Christian.

Trusting what you’re told : how children learn from others / Paul L. Harris.

Times of troubles : Britain’s war in Northern Ireland / Andrew Sanders and Ian S. Wood.

1967 Arab-Israeli war : origins and consequences / edited by Wm. Roger Louis and Avi Shlaim.

Man who saved the union : Ulysses Grant in war and peace / H. W. Brands.

Living in a dangerous climate : climate change and human evolution / Renée Hetherington.

From parents to children : the intergenerational transmission of advantage / John Ermisch, Markus Jäntti, and Timothy Smeeding, editors.

Dictator’s learning curve : inside the global battle for democracy / William J. Dobson.

Saul Steinberg : a biography / Deirdre Bair.

American Indians and the mass media / edited by Meta G. Carstarphen and John P. Sanchez.

Stella Adler on America’s master playwrights : Eugene O’Neill, Thornton Wilder, Clifford Odets, William Saroyan, Tennessee Williams, William Inge, Arthur Miller, Edward Albee / edited and with commentary by Barry Paris.

State of peril : race and rape in South African literature / Lucy Valerie Graham.

Underwater Eden : saving the last coral wilderness on earth / edited by Gregory S. Stone & David Obura.

Fostering nurse-led care : professional practice for the bedside leader from Massachusetts General Hospital / [edited by] Jeanette Ives Erickson, Dorothy A. Jones, Marianne Ditomassi.

On Saudi Arabia : its people, past, religion, fault lines–and future / Karen Elliott House.

Dust Bowl : an illustrated history / by Dayton Duncan ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; picture research by Aileen Silverstone and Susan Shumaker.

Reading classes : on culture and classism in America / Barbara Jensen.

Nature all around us : a guide to urban ecology / edited by Beatrix Beisner, Christian Messier, and Luc-Alain Giraldeau ; translated by Beatrix Beisner.

Assessment of young children : a collaborative approach / Lisa B. Fiore.

Words at work and play : three decades in family and community life / Shirley Brice Heath.

Dear life : stories / Alice Munro.

Paleontology in ecology and conservation / Julien Louys, editor.

On a farther shore : the life and legacy of Rachel Carson / William Souder.

Other side of normal : how biology is providing the clues to unlock the secrets of normal and abnormal behavior / Jordan Smoller.

Microbes and evolution : the world that Darwin never saw / edited by Roberto Kolter and Stanley Maloy.

Roy Lichtenstein : a retrospective / James Rondeau and Sheena Wagstaff ; with contributions by Clare Bell, Yve-Alain Bois, Iria Candela, Harry Cooper, Sara Doris, Chrissie Iles, James Lawrence, and Stephen Little.

Controversy in the psychology classroom : using hot topics to foster critical thinking / edited by Dana S. Dunn … [et al.].