Nonfiction

THE FOOD LAB: BETTER HOME COOKING THROUGH SCIENCE

J. KENJI LOPEZ-ALT

Have you ever wondered about the science behind cooking an amazing meal? Like, how do the pros pan-fry a delicious steak with that charred crust, huh? One could say that it takes years of experience and that you won't be able to master the art of coo...

WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR

PAUL KALANITHI

Thirty-six ears old Paul Kalanithi found out that he has lung cancer and it is the stage IV. He was a father, he can be a legendary neurosurgeon, but he received a death sentence. In one breath moment, he became a patient for his colleagues. From the...

INDIA AFTER GANDHI: THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD'S LARGEST DEMOCRACY

Ramachandra Guha

Amagisterial account of the pains, the struggles, the humiliations, and the glories of the world's largest and least likely democracy, Ramachandra Guha's India After Gandhi is a breathtaking chronicle of the brutal conflicts that have rocke...

TRIBE: ON HOMECOMING AND BELONGING

SEBASTIAN JUNGER

Sebastian Junger describes in the "Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging" a very urgent and relevant cultural themes of our decade. It is all about the bereavement of solitary congregations. It is not he alone speaks about that problem. For example, you...

THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS

Rebecca Skloot

In 1951, a poor black southern American woman (mother of 5 children) Henrietta Lacks went to the gynecological clinic because of a painful lump. She did not know at that time that she would die a few months later because of a highly malignant form of...

DARING GREATLY

BRENE BROWN

Or How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead Paperback. Very regularly many of us have filling uncertainty or experience risks. Our inner universe can be described as emotional exposure sometimes and we are...

Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill

Candice Millard

Candice Millard is internationally known for writing gripping, revealing, historically correct biographies of world-famous people like Roosevelt and Garfield. And now she's back with Hero of the Empire, an exciting, riveting chronology of Churchill's...

Eyes Wide Open

Isaac Lidsky

Fear is a pretty powerful feeling, and it makes us think of all kinds of terrifying things and stick with what's familiar. However, when new, difficult obstacles get in our way, we need to "adjust" to the new rules and to think outside the box, so to...

The Truth About Cancer

Ty M. Bollinger

It might come as a shock to you, but 1 out of 2 men and 1 out of 3 women these days will have to fight cancer at some point in their lives. Yes, we think that it's not really that dangerous and that only a small number of people get touched by it; ho...

20 Pounds Younger: The Life-Transforming Plan for a Fitter, Sexier You!

Michele Promaulayko Laura Tedesco

Ever wish you could have the top experts in weight loss, nutrition, fitness, and anti-aging available to answer your pressing questions-and to coach you to become your fittest, healthiest self? Well, now, you can! In 20 Pounds Younger, Michele Promau...

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