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Author: Brian Dear
Release Date: November 14, 2017
The remarkable, untold story of PLATO, the computer program and platform created in the 1960s that marked the true beginning of cyberculture—a book that will rewrite the history of computing and the Internet

Here is the story of the brilliant, eccentric designers, developers, and denizens (often teenagers and twentysomethings) of the PLATO system, a computer network so far ahead of its time, and with a list of hardware and software innovations so long, that it's almost inconceivable that it actually existed—and existed so long ago—only to fade almost entirely from public view.
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Author: Khizr Khan
Release Date: November 14, 2017
This inspiring memoir by the Gold Star parent and captivating DNC speaker is the story of one family’s pursuit of the American dream and why—especially in these tumultuous times—we must not be afraid to step forward for what we believe in when it matters most.
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Author: Matt Taibbi | Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Release Date: October 24, 2017
A riveting work of literary journalism that explores the infamous police killing of Eric Garner—from the New York Times bestselling author of The Divide


From the Hardcover edition.
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Author: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. | Narrator: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Release Date: October 24, 2017
The first edition of Joel Augustus Rogers’s now legendary 100 Amazing Facts About the Negro with Complete Proof, published in 1957, was billed as “A Negro ‘Believe It or Not.’” Rogers’s little book was priceless because he was delivering enlightenment and pride, steeped in historical research, to a people too long starved on the lie that they were worth nothing.
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Author: Alan Jacobs
Release Date: October 17, 2017
How to Think is a contrarian treatise on why we’re not as good at thinking as we assume—but how recovering this lost art can rescue our inner lives from the chaos of modern life.
 
As a celebrated cultural critic and a writer for national publications like The Atlantic and Harper’s, Alan Jacobs has spent his adult life belonging to communities that often clash in America’s culture wars.
$17.50
ISBN: 9780525500117
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Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates
Release Date: October 03, 2017
An annotated collection of new and previously published essays on the Obama era by the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me, including an interview with the President himself
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Author: Hal Runkel, LMFT | Narrator: Hal Runkel, LMFT
Release Date: October 03, 2017
You Can Start a Revolution in Your Family . . . Tonight

ScreamFree Parenting is not just about lowering your voice. It’s about learning to calm your emotional reactions and learning to focus on your own behavior more than your kids’ behavior .
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Author: Leila Janah | Narrator: Leila Janah
Release Date: September 26, 2017
Leila Janah, a dynamic social entrepreneur, shares the story of how she founded one of the hottest non-profit startups.
 
Leila Janah has the solution for the world's bottom billions. She founded Samasource with the belief that giving dignified work to the world's poorest people is the most effective tool for fighting poverty.
$17.50
ISBN: 9780525499435
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Author: Eli J. Finkel
Release Date: September 19, 2017
The structure of modern successful marriages is revealed in this inspiring and useful new perspective on the most important relationship a human being can have.
 
The institution of marriage in America is struggling. But as Eli Finkel's most recent research reveals, the best marriages today are better than the best marriages of earlier eras.
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Author: Ellen Pao | Narrator: Emily Woo Zeller
Release Date: September 19, 2017
The “necessary and incisive” (Roxane Gay) account of the discrimination case that “has blown open a conversation about the status of women” in the workplace (The New York Times)

In 2015, Ellen K. Pao sued a powerhouse Silicon Valley venture capital firm, calling out workplace discrimination and retaliation against women and other underrepresented groups.
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Author: Lauren Markham | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell
Release Date: September 12, 2017
The deeply reported story of identical twin brothers who escape El Salvador's violence to build new lives in California—fighting to survive, to stay, and to belong.

Growing up in rural El Salvador in the wake of the civil war, Ernesto Flores had always had a fascination with the United States, the distant land of skyscrapers and Nikes, while his identical twin, Raul, never felt that northbound tug.
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Author: Robert H. Lustig | Narrator: Robert H. Lustig
Release Date: September 12, 2017
"Explores how industry has manipulated our most deep-seated survival instincts."—David Perlmutter, MD, Author, #1 New York Times bestseller, Grain Brain and Brain Maker

The New York Times–bestselling author of Fat Chance reveals the corporate scheme to sell pleasure, driving the international epidemic of addiction, depression, and chronic disease.
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