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Memoirs of a Polar Bear Cover Image
By Yoko Tawada, Susan Bernofsky (Translator)
ISBN: 9780811225786
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - November 8th, 2016

Deeply and magically strange.

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On Trails: An Exploration Cover Image
ISBN: 9781476739236
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 4th, 2017

From ant trails along the edge of Richard Feynman's bathtub to the information superhighway, Robert Moor's book provides a deep, engaging investigation of the very animal need to create established pathways for travel. An experienced through-hiker of hte Appalachian Trail, Moor's natural history is a must read for hikers and nature lovers.

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Walkaway: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780765392763
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Published: Tor Books - April 25th, 2017

Doctorow's science fiction shows us positive ways we can evolve, not ways our world can continue to devolve. Walkaway is a book that can give a jaded reader hope.