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Smarter Living: Work - Nest - Invest - Relate - Thrive Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780762494125
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - December 3rd, 2019

Smart, actionable advice and life tips on how to improve your career, your home, your finances, your relationships, and your health for a happier life -- all from the popular Smarter Living section of the New York Times.


Bitten: The Secret History of Lyme Disease and Biological Weapons Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062896285
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Published: Harper Wave - June 30th, 2020

A riveting thriller reminiscent of The Hot Zone, this true story dives into the mystery surrounding one of the most controversial and misdiagnosed conditions of our time—Lyme disease—and of Willy Burgdorfer, the man who discovered the microbe behind it, revealing his secret role in developing bug-borne biological weapons, and raising terrifying questions about the genesis o


This One Wild and Precious Life: The Path Back to Connection in a Fractured World Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062962973
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Published: Dey Street Books - December 29th, 2020

As seen in USA Today's hottest releases and The Washington Post's 10 New Books Spotlight


One Simple Thing: A New Look at the Science of Yoga and How It Can Transform Your Life Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780865477803
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Published: North Point Press - March 3rd, 2020

Yoga was created as a science for liberation, but in modern times it is used by many to improve physical and mental health, helping us become more productive at work, more caring in relationships, more responsible contributors to society, and better inhabitants of this planet. If yoga does accomplish all that—as many practitioners report—how exactly does yoga do it? How does yoga work?


Yoga Where You Are: Customize Your Practice for Your Body and Your Life Cover Image
By Dianne Bondy, Kat Heagberg, Jes Baker (Foreword by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781611807868
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Published: Shambhala - December 8th, 2020

Find freedom in your yoga practice with this empowering guide from beloved yoga teacher and social justice activist Dianne Bondy and Yoga International editor-in-chief Kat Heagberg.


How Not to Diet: The Groundbreaking Science of Healthy, Permanent Weight Loss Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781250199225
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Published: Flatiron Books - December 10th, 2019

Discover the cutting-edge science behind long-term weight loss success, in this powerful new book from the New York Times bestselling author of How Not to Die.

Every month seems to bring a trendy new diet or weight loss fad—and yet obesity rates continue to rise, and with it a growing number of diseases and health problems. It’s time for a different approach.


Sober Curious: The Blissful Sleep, Greater Focus, and Deep Connection Awaiting Us All on the Other Side of Alcohol Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062869043
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Published: HarperOne - February 4th, 2020

Would life be better without alcohol?


A Scented Life: Wellbeing and essential oils Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781743795958
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Published: Hardie Grant - April 21st, 2020

A comprehensive and stylish guide in using the ancient practices of aromatherapy for modern wellbeing.

Discover the power of one simple breath.


Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399592522
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Published: Random House - October 9th, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER  Brené Brown has taught us what it means to dare greatly, rise strong, and brave the wilderness. Now, based on new research conducted with leaders, change makers, and culture shifters, she’s showing us how to put those ideas into practice so we can step up and lead.


Didn't See That Coming: Putting Life Back Together When Your World Falls Apart Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780063010529
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Published: Dey Street Books - September 29th, 2020

The New York Times Bestseller

Fear. Grief. Loss. Betrayal. Rachel Hollis has felt all those things, and she knows you have too. Now, she takes you to the other side. 


Women Rowing North: Navigating Life’s Currents and Flourishing As We Age Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781632869616
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 3rd, 2020

New York Times Bestseller * USA Today Bestseller * Los Angeles Times Bestseller * Publishers Weekly Bestseller

The instant New York Times bestseller from the author of Reviving Ophelia--a guide to wisdom, authenticity, and bliss for women as they age--now with a new foreword by the author.


Keep It Moving: Lessons for the Rest of Your Life Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781982101312
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Published: Simon & Schuster - December 8th, 2020

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

One of the world’s legendary artists and bestselling author of The Creative Habit shares her secrets—from insight to action—for harnessing vitality, finding purpose as you age, and expanding one’s possibilities over the course of a lifetime in her newest New York Times bestseller Keep It Moving.


Superpowered: Transform Anxiety into Courage, Confidence, and Resilience Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593126394
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 22nd, 2020

This New York Times and USA TODAY bestseller is the perfect tool for children facing new social and emotional challenges in an increasingly disconnected world! This how-to book from two psychology experts--packed with fun graphics and quizzes--will help kids transform stress, worry, and anxiety.


Once More To The Rodeo: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781888889970
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Published: Pushcart Press - December 10th, 2019

A memoir about fatherhood, family, and
what it means to be a man in America.

Winner of Pushcart’s 2019 Editor’s Book Award


The Importance of Being Little: What Young Children Really Need from Grownups Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143129981
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Published: Penguin Books - February 7th, 2017

“Christakis . . . expertly weaves academic research, personal experience and anecdotal evidence into her book . . . a bracing and convincing case that early education has reached a point of crisis . . . her book is a rare thing: a serious work of research that also happens to be well-written and personal . . . engaging and important.”
 --Washington Post


Small Animals: Parenthood in the Age of Fear Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250089571
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Published: Flatiron Books - August 20th, 2019

"It might be the most important book about being a parent that you will ever read." —Emily Rapp Black, New York Times bestselling author of The Still Point of the Turning World


Off: Your Digital Detox for a Better Life Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781419730863
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Published: Abrams Image - March 13th, 2018

Walk down any street, stroll through any park, step into a bar or restaurant, and everyone is glued to their mobile devices. Many of us struggle with the near-constant urge to check our phones—the average person interacts with their device more than 2,600 times a day—and this dependence is affecting our relationships, our work, and our quality of life.


Do Nothing: How to Break Away from Overworking, Overdoing, and Underliving Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781984824738
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Published: Harmony - March 10th, 2020

“A welcome antidote to our toxic hustle culture of burnout.”—Arianna Huffington
“This book is so important and could truly save lives.”—Elizabeth Gilbert
“A clarion call to work smarter [and] accomplish more by doing less.”—Adam Grant
 


The Stars in Our Pockets: Getting Lost and Sometimes Found in the Digital Age Cover Image
$23.95
ISBN: 9780807036754
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Published: Beacon Press - January 14th, 2020

What shapes our sense of place, our sense of time, and our memory? How is technology changing the way we make sense of the world and of ourselves?