Recollections of My Nonexistence: A Memoir

Recollections of My Nonexistence: A MemoirAn electric portrait of the artist as a young woman that asks how a writer finds her voice in a society that prefers women to be silent In Recollections of My Nonexistence, Rebecca Solnit describes her formation as a writer and as a feminist in 1980s San Francisco, in an atmosphere of gender

The Catalyst: How to Change Anyone's Mind

The Catalyst: How to Change Anyone's MindFrom the author of New York Times bestsellers Contagious and Invisible Influence comes a revolutionary approach to changing anyones mind Everyone has something they want to change Marketers want to change their customers minds and leaders want to change organizations Start ups want to change

The Velvet Rope Economy: How Inequality Became Big Business

The Velvet Rope Economy: How Inequality Became Big BusinessFrom New York Times business reporter Nelson D Schwartz comes a gripping investigation of how a virtual velvet rope divides Americans in every arena of life, creating a friction free existence for those with money on one side and a Darwinian struggle for the middle class on the other side In

Had I Known

Had I KnownA new selection of the most provocative, incendiary, and career making pieces by bestselling author, essayist, political activist, and veteran muckraker The New Yorker Barbara Ehrenreich A self proclaimed myth buster by trade, Barbara Ehrenreich has covered an extensive range of topics as a

House Lessons: Renovating a Life

House Lessons: Renovating a LifeFROM NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR ERICA BAUERMEISTER COMES A MEMOIR ABOUT THE POWER OF HOMEAND THE TRANSFORMATIVE ACT OF RESTORING ONE HOUSE IN PARTICULAR I think anyone who saves an old house has to be a caretaker at heart, a believer in underdogs, someone whose imagination is inspired by

The Hot Hand: The Mystery and Science of Streaks

The Hot Hand: The Mystery and Science of StreaksFor decades, statisticians, social scientists, psychologists, and economists among them Nobel Prize winners have spent massive amounts of precious time thinking about whether streaks actually exist After all, a substantial number of decisions that we make in our everyday lives are quietly rooted