The Longing for Less: Living with Minimalism

The Longing for Less: Living with MinimalismMore than just a story of an abiding cultural preoccupation, The Longing For Less peels back the commodified husk of minimalism to reveal something surprising and thoroughly alive Jenny Odell, author of How to Do Nothing Thoughtful and absorbing A superb outing from a gifted young critic

The Age of Entitlement: America Since the Sixties

The Age of Entitlement: America Since the SixtiesA major American intellectual makes the historical case that the reforms of the 1960s, reforms intended to make the nation just and humane, instead left many Americans feeling alienated, despised, misled and ready to put an adventurer in the White House.Christopher Caldwell has spent years

Why You Should Be a Socialist

Why You Should Be a SocialistA primer on Democratic Socialism for those who are extremely skeptical of it America is witnessing the rise of a new generation of socialist activists More young people support socialism now than at any time since the labor movement of the 1920s The Democratic Socialists of America, a big tent

Nietzsche and the Burbs

Nietzsche and the BurbsThis highly anticipated followup to the acclaimed Wittgenstein Jr finds a young Nietzsche experiencing the excitements and the humiliations of finals season in a modern high school When a new student transfers in from private school, his public school peers nickname him Nietzsche thanks to his

The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse

The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the HorseThe Sunday Times Bestseller and New York Times Bestseller You will not be able to buy a beautiful book for Christmas for somebody you love Chris Evans A book of hope for uncertain times Enter the world of Charlie s four unlikely friends, discover their story and their most important life

When Breath Becomes Air

When Breath Becomes AirFor readers of Atul Gawande, Andrew Solomon, and Anne Lamott, a profoundly moving, exquisitely observed memoir by a young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal cancer diagnosis who attempts to answer the question What makes a life worth living At the age of thirty six, on the verge of completing a

Can't Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds

Can't Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the OddsFor David Goggins, childhood was a nightmare poverty, prejudice, and physical abuse colored his days and haunted his nights But through self discipline, mental toughness, and hard work, Goggins transformed himself from a depressed, overweight young man with no future into a U.S Armed Forces icon