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David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants / Malcolm Gladwell.

Tie that bound us : the women of John Brown’s family and the legacy of radical abolitionism / Bonnie Laughlin-Schultz.

Rethinking the 1950s : how anticommunism and the Cold War made America liberal / Jennifer A. Delton, Skidmore College.

Falling sky : words of a Yanomami shaman / Davi Kopenawa, Bruce Albert ; translated by Nicholas Elliott and Alison Dundy.

Out on a limb : what black bears taught me about intelligence and intuition / Benjamin Kilham.

Fields of farmers : interning, mentoring, partnering, germinating / by Joel Salatin.

Securing water and wastewater systems : global experiences / Robert M. Clark, Simon Hakim, editors.

Refrigeration nation : a history of ice, appliances, and enterprise in America / Jonathan Rees.

Farm-fresh and fast : easy recipes and tips for making the most of fresh, seasonal foods.

American sniper : the autobiography of SEAL Chris Kyle, (USN 1999-2009), the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history / Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen, Jim DeFelice ; foreword by Marcus Luttrell.

Animal cruelty : a multidisciplinary approach to understanding / edited by Mary P. Brewster, Cassandra L. Reyes.

Adoption : a brief social and cultural history / Peter Conn.

No votes for women : the New York state anti-suffrage movement / Susan Goodier.

Living the questions : a guide for teacher-researchers / Ruth Shagoury & Brenda Miller Power.

Word nerds : teaching all students to learn and love vocabulary / Brenda J. Overturf, Leslie H. Montgomery, Margot Holmes Smith.

I do and I don’t : a history of marriage in the movies / Jeanine Basinger.

Millennials, news, and social media : is news engagement a thing of the past? / Paula M. Poindexter.

C.S. Lewis : a life : eccentric genius, reluctant prophet / Alister McGrath.

Roald Dahl / edited by Ann Alston & Catherine Butler.

American Isis : the life and art of Sylvia Plath / Carl Rollyson.

Franz Kafka : the poet of shame and guilt / Saul Friedländer.

Small steps, big changes : eight essential practices for transforming schools through mathematics / Chris Confer & Marco Ramirez ; foreword by Steven Leinwand.

Education of an anti-imperialist : Robert La Follette and U.S. expansion / Richard Drake.

Long reconstruction : the post-Civil War South in history, film, and memory / Frank J. Wetta and Martin A. Novelli.

Rebuilding the foodshed : how to create local, sustainable, and secure food systems / Philip Ackerman-Leist ; foreword by Deborah Madison.

Caring hearts & critical minds : literature, inquiry, and social responsibility / Steven Wolk.

Academic profiling : Latinos, Asian Americans, and the achievement gap / Gilda L. Ochoa.

Philosophy of stem cell biology : knowledge in flesh and blood / Melinda Bonnie Fagan, Rice University, USA.

Michael Galinsky : malls across America / Michael Galinsky.

End of the Roman Republic, 146 to 44 BC : conquest and crisis / Catherine Steel.

Digital state : the story of Minnesota’s computing industry / Thomas J. Misa.

Harriman vs. Hill : Wall Street’s great railroad war / Larry Haeg.

Without their permission : how the 21st century will be made, not managed / Alexis Ohanian.

Exploration of effectiveness in the regulation of federal depository institutions, 1989-2008 : striving for balance / Mike Potter.

Do Muslim women need saving? / Lila Abu-Lughod.

What’s wrong with homosexuality? / John Corvino.

Society of equals / Pierre Rosanvallon ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer.

Celebrating Bird : the triumph of Charlie Parker / Gary Giddins.

Fritz Lang : the nature of the beast / Patrick McGilligan.

Year without pants : WordPress.com and the future of work / Scott Berkun.

Serving at-risk teens : proven strategies and programs for bridging the gap / Angela Craig, Chantell L. McDowell.

Remote : office not required / Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson.

Servants : a downstairs history of Britain from the nineteenth century to modern times / Lucy Lethbridge.

Johnny Cash : the life / Robert Hilburn.

Hyperobjects : philosophy and ecology after the end of the world / Timothy Morton.

Infant mind : origins of the social brain / edited by Maria Legerstee, David W. Haley, Marc H. Bornstein.

Origins of the world’s mythologies / E.J. Michael Witzel.

Catholic Church : what everyone needs to know / John L. Allen Jr.

Student activism and civil rights in Mississippi : protest politics and the struggle for racial justice, 1960-1965 / James P. Marshall ; with a foreword by Staughton Lynd.

Center holds : Obama and his enemies / Jonathan Alter.

After the music stopped : the financial crisis, the response, and the work ahead / Alan S. Blinder.

Kosher : private regulation in the age of industrial food / Timothy D. Lytton.

Homeless : poverty and place in urban America / Ella Howard.

American politics in the age of ignorance : why lawmakers choose belief over research / David Schultz.

Opening minds : using language to change lives / Peter H. Johnston.

Making sense of phonics : the hows and whys / Isabel L. Beck, Mark E. Beck.

Teaching with the common core standards for English language arts, grades 3-5 / edited by Lesley Mandel Morrow, Karen K. Wixson, Timothy Shanahan ; foreword by Susan B. Neuman.

Teaching with the common core standards for English language arts, preK-2 / edited by Lesley Mandel Morrow, Timothy Shanahan, Karen K. Wixson ; foreword by Susan B. Neuman.

What every middle school teacher needs to know about reading tests (from someone who has written them) / Charles Fuhrken.

Teaching academic vocabulary K-8 : effective practices across the curriculum / Camille Blachowicz, Peter Fisher, Donna Ogle, Susan Watts Taffe.

Cambrian explosion : the construction of animal biodiversity / Douglas H. Erwin, Department of

Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC and Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, NM, James W. Valentine

Erasmus Darwin : sex, science, and serendipity / Patricia Fara.

Bioluminescence : living lights, lights for living / Therese Wilson, J. Woodland Hastings.

Always the fat kid : the truth about the enduring effects of childhood obesity / Jacob C. Warren, PhD, K. Bryant Smalley, PhD, PsyD.

Know soil, know life / David L. Lindbo, Deb A. Kozlowski, and Clay Robinson, editors.

Renewable energy : sustainable concepts for the energy change / edited by Roland Wengenmayr and Thomas Bührke.

On becoming God : late medieval mysticism and the modern Western self / Ben Morgan.

Coup : 1953, the CIA, and the roots of modern U.S.-Iranian relations / Ervand Abrahamian.

George Washington : the crossing / written and designed by Jack E. Levin ; preface by Mark R. Levin.

Escape from New York : the New Negro Renaissance beyond Harlem / Davarian L. Baldwin and Minkah Makalani, editors ; foreword by Robin D. G. Kelley.

Politics and civics of national service : lessons from the Civilian Conservation Corps, Vista, and AmeriCorps / Melissa Bass.

Transport beyond oil : policy choices for a multimodal future / edited by John L. Renne and Billy Fields.

Coming home to New Orleans : neighborhood rebuilding after Katrina / Karl F. Seidman.

Children’s chances : how countries can move from surviving to thriving / Jody Heymann, with Kristen McNeill.

From Gutenberg to the internet : free speech, advancing technology, and the implications for democracy / Russell L. Weaver.

Reading with meaning : teaching comprehension in the primary grades / Debbie Miller.

Many texts, many voices : teaching literacy and social justice to young learners in the digital age / Penny Silvers & Mary C. Shorey ; foreword by Linda K. Crafton.

Nonfiction notebooks : strategies for informational writing / Aimee Buckner.

When writing with technology matters / Carol Bedard & Charles Fuhrken.

Race-baiter : how the media wields dangerous words to divide a nation / Eric Deggans.

Spitting blood : the history of tuberculosis / Helen Bynum.

Librarian’s nitty-gritty guide to social media / Laura Solomon.

Library marketing toolkit / Ned Potter.

When the beat was born : DJ Kool Herc and the creation of hip hop / Laban Carrick Hill ; illustrated by Theodore Taylor III.

Day the crayons quit / by Drew Daywalt ; pictures by Oliver Jeffers.

Don’t say a word, mamá = No digas nada, mamá / by Joe Hayes ; illustrations by Esau Andrade Valencia.

What teachers need to know about social and emotional development / Ros Leyden and Erin Shale.

Theology of Augustine : an introductory guide to his most important works / Matthew Levering.

Inconvenient Indian : a curious account of native people in North America / Thomas King.

Who owns the future? / Jaron Lanier.

Conserving contemporary art : issues, methods, materials, and research / preface by Francesco Poli ; with a contribution by Valeria Dell’Aquila, Massimo Ferronato, Luca Lampo, and Alessandro Mininno.

On poetry / Glyn Maxwell.

Becoming John Updike : critical reception, 1958-2010 / Laurence W. Mazzeno.

Land use and the carbon cycle : advances in integrated science, management, and policy / edited by Daniel G. Brown … [et al.].

Medieval medicine : the art of healing, from head to toe / Luke Demaitre.