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Make Trouble Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616206352
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Published: Algonquin Books - April 11th, 2017

From an icon of popular culture, here is inspiring advice for artists, graduates, and all who seek happiness and success on their own terms.


Strong Is the New Pretty: A Celebration of Girls Being Themselves Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761189138
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Published: Workman Publishing - March 7th, 2017

Girls being fearless. Girls being silly. Girls being wild, stubborn, and proud. Girls whose faces are smeared with dirt and lit up with joy. So simple and yet so powerful, Strong Is the New Pretty celebrates, through more than 175 memorable photographs, the strength and spirit of girls being 100% themselves.


I Can't Make This Up: Life Lessons Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501155567
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Published: Atria Books - June 6th, 2017

INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


Stuff Every Graduate Should Know: A Handbook for the Real World (Stuff You Should Know) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781594748608
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Published: Quirk Books - March 22nd, 2016

The New York Times best seller makes the perfect graduation gift for young adults in the real world


The Art of Living: Peace and Freedom in the Here and Now Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062434661
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Published: HarperOne - June 6th, 2017

In troubled times, there is an urgency to understand ourselves and our world. We have so many questions, and they tug at us night and day, consciously and unconsciously.


Make Good Art Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062266767
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Published: William Morrow & Company - May 14th, 2013

In May 2012, bestselling author Neil Gaiman delivered the commencement address at Philadelphia's University of the Arts, in which he shared his thoughts about creativity, bravery, and strength. He encouraged the fledgling painters, musicians, writers, and dreamers to break rules and think outside the box. Most of all, he encouraged them to make good art.


Oh, the Places You'll Go! (Classic Seuss) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780679805274
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 31st, 1990

"Don't be fooled by the title of this seriocomic ode to success; it's not 'Climb Every Mountain,' kid version. All journeys face perils, whether from indecision, from loneliness, or worst of all, from too much waiting. Seuss' familiar pajama-clad hero is up to the challenge, and his odyssey is captured vividly in busy two-page spreads evoking both the good times (grinning purple elephants, floating golden castles) and the bad (deep blue wells of confusion). Seuss' message is simple but never sappy: life may be a 'Great Balancing Act,' but through it all 'There's fun to be done.'"--(starred) Booklist.


The Secret Art of Being a Grown-Up: Tips, Tricks, and Perks No One Thought to Tell You Cover Image
By Bridget Watson Payne (Editor)
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ISBN: 9781452153131
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 28th, 2017

Hello, grown-ups of all ages Eclectic, bite-sized bursts of advice meet quirky illustrations in this playful guide to feeling like the grown-up we all wanted to be as a kid. From thoughts on the best way to open a champagne bottle to a short list of the kitchen tools you actually need, these tips and tricks reveal secrets that are attainable, not intimidating.


Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501111105
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Published: Scribner Book Company - May 3rd, 2016

How to Survive Your Freshman Year offers incoming college freshmen the experience, advice, and wisdom of their peers: hundreds of other students who have survived their first year of college and have something interesting to say about it.


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Yes Please Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062268358
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Published: Dey Street Books - September 1st, 2015

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316256575
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Published: Little Brown and Company - December 22nd, 2015

New York Times bestsellerWall Street Journal bestseller USA Today bestseller Publishers Weekly bestseller Forbes "15 Best Business Books of the Year"People "Book of the Week"AARP Editor's Pick


The Best Advice in Six Words: Writers Famous and Obscure on Love, Sex, Money, Friendship, Family, Work, and Much More Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250067012
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - November 3rd, 2015

The creator of the bestselling, short-form Six-Word Memoir series, Larry Smith, is back again with THE BEST ADVICE IN SIX WORDS, a poignant collection of universal wisdom, life lessons, and caution thrown to the wind.


The Inker's Shadow Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780545437769
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Published: Scholastic Press - September 29th, 2015

Caldecott Medalist, Allen Say, presents a companion to his award-wining Drawing from Memory - the story of his coming-of-age at a military academy and the discovery of what it means to be American



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Bad Feminist Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062282712
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Published: Harper Perennial - August 5th, 2014

From the author of Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body, the New York Times Bestseller and Best Book of the Year at NPR, the Boston Globe, Newsweek, and many more

A collection of essays spanning politics, criticism, and feminism from one of the most-watched young cultural observers of her generation, Roxane Gay.


Stuff Every College Student Should Know (Stuff You Should Know) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781594747106
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Published: Quirk Books - March 25th, 2014

This pocket-size handbook is the perfect gift for high-school seniors ready to conquer the college campus

Covering everything from move-in day to graduation, this little book is the ultimate reference for every part of campus life, including:


Getting There: A Book of Mentors Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419715709
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Published: Abrams Image - April 14th, 2015



The Crossroads of Should and Must: Find and Follow Your Passion Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761184881
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Published: Workman Publishing - April 7th, 2015

Who hasn't asked the question "How can I find and follow my true calling?" Elle Luna frames this moment as "standing at the crossroads of Should and Must." "Should" is what we feel we ought to be doing, or what is expected of us. "Must" is the thing we dream of doing, our heart's desire.


I'll Miss You Too: The Off-To-College Guide for Parents and Students Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781492615675
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Published: Sourcebooks - April 1st, 2015

The only guide to college with honest advice from both the parent and student point of view

Am I ready for college? What will change? How will we stay connected? Mother-daughter team Margo Woodacre and Steffany Carey began their college journey as most parents and students do--full of excitement for the journey ahead and questions about what the journey would bring.


It Always Seems Impossible Until It's Done: Motivation for Dreamers & Doers Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761179887
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Published: Workman Publishing - April 22nd, 2014

Pursuing a dream is hard work, but the right words delivered at the right time--by people who've been there and done that--can give us just the motivation we need. The right words can rekindle our enthusiasm, re-energize our efforts, dispel doubt, let us know we're not alone, and show us that the fight is worth it--and winnable.


Lean in: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385349949
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - March 11th, 2013

Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in the United States, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government and industry. This means that women’s voices are still not heard equally in the decisions that most affect our lives. In Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg examines why women’s progress in achieving leadership roles has stalled, explains the root causes, and offers compelling, commonsense solutions that can empower women to achieve their full potential.


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How to Live: A Handbook on How to Care for the Self Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780615236117
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Published: Derrick J. Clark - August 1st, 2008

This handbook outlines a humanistic approach to building self-esteem, with specific tools for nurturing the Self and building a foundation for a richer and more-fulfilling life. The handbook is designed to assist those who, either in or out of therapy, reflect on and purposefully attempt to improve their lives.


How to Survive Your Freshman Year Cover Image
By Mark W. Bernstein (Created by), Yadin Kaufmann (Created by), Scott Silverman (Editor)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781933512617
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Published: Hundreds of Heads Books - April 2nd, 2013

How to Survive Your Freshman Year offers incoming college freshmen the experience, advice, and wisdom of their peers: hundreds of other students who have survived their first year of college and have something interesting to say about it.


How to Cook Everything the Basics: All You Need to Make Great Food--With 1,000 Photos Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780470528068
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - February 24th, 2012

Mark Bittman's highly acclaimed, bestselling book "How to Cook Everything" is an indispensable guide for any modern cook. With "How to Cook Everything The Basics" he reveals how truly easy it is to learn fundamental techniques and recipes. From dicing vegetables and roasting meat, to cooking building-block meals that include salads, soups, poultry, meats, fish, sides, and desserts, Bittman explains what every home cook, particularly novices, should know.


Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You about Being Creative Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761169253
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Published: Workman Publishing - February 28th, 2012

A manifesto for the digital age, "Steal Like an Artist" is a guide whose positive message, graphic look and illustrations, exercises, and examples will put readers directly in touch with their artistic side.


The Tao of Pooh Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780140067477
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Published: Penguin Books - July 28th, 1983

the how of Pooh? The Tao of who? The Tao of Pooh!?! In which it is revealed that one of the world's great Taoist masters isn't Chinese--or a venerable philosopher--but is in fact none other that that effortlessly calm, still, reflective bear. A. A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh! While Eeyore frets, and Piglet hesitates, and Rabbit calculates, and Owl pontificates, Pooh just is. And that's a clue to the secret wisdom of the Taoists.


The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781492613329
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Published: Sourcebooks - April 1st, 2015

From sharing a bathroom with 40 people to sharing lecture notes, "The Naked Roommate "is a behind-the-scenes look at everything students need to know about college. This essential guide is packed with expert advice, plus outrageous stories from students on over 100 campuses. Through his advice column, college tour, and website, Harlan Cohen has reached thousands of students with his message of being yourself and making the most of the college years.


What Color Is Your Parachute? 2017: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399578205
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Published: Ten Speed Press - August 16th, 2016

The world's most popular job-search book is updated for 2017, tailoring its long-trusted guidance with up-to-the-minute information and advice for today's job-hunters and career-changers.


 

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