More of Mason Currey's irresistible Daily Rituals, this
time exploring the daily obstacles and rituals of women who are
artists--painters, composers, sculptors, scientists, filmmakers,
and performers. We see how these brilliant minds get to work, the
choices they have to make.
Looking to jumpstart your GPA. Most college students believe that
straight A’s can be achieved only through cramming and
painful all-nighters at the library. But Cal Newport knows that
real straight-A students don’t study harder—they study
"How to Invent Everything is such a cool book. It's
essential reading for anyone who needs to duplicate an industrial
civilization quickly." --Randall Munroe, xkcd creator and New
York Times-bestselling author of What If.
Follow-up to the New York Times bestseller Spy Secrets That
Can Save Your Life--revealing high-stakes techniques and
survival secrets from real intelligence officers in life-or-death
situations around the world
Everyone loves a good spy story, but most of the ones we hear are
"Deliciously hilarious. If you care about people and enjoy a
good laugh, I politely encourage you to read this book.
--Adam Grant, bestselling author of Originals
From the brilliant comedic mind behind the hit movie Yes
Man, a hilarious and pitch-perfect look at the rudeness that's
all around us -- where it comes from, how it affects us, and what
we can do about it
Do you have strong feelings about the word
“irregardless”. Have you ever tried to
define the word “is”. Brimming with intelligence
and personality, this vastly entertaining account of how
dictionaries are made is a must-read for word mavens.
Do you wish there was a way to raise well-behaved children
without punishment. Are you afraid the only alternative is being
overly indulgent. With Positive Discipline, an encouragement model
based on both kindness and firmness, you don’t have to choose
between these two extremes.