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ISBN: 9781982591786
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Published: Blackstone Publishing - February 25th, 2020

Justin T. Call has done something amazing with this work Master of Sorrows. A world rich in magic, mythology and emotion; the orphan Annev gives everything to become a member of the Avatars, a group of assasin magic hunters seeking to save the most vulnerable from taboo magics. However, he comes to realize there is more to the narrative he has been continually fed by the Academy. 

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By Bryan Caplan, Zach Weinersmith (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250316967
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Published: First Second - October 29th, 2019

An Economist “Our Books of the Year” Selection

Economist Bryan Caplan makes a bold case for unrestricted immigration in this fact-filled graphic nonfiction.

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The Art of Asking: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help Cover Image
By Amanda Palmer, Brené Brown (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781455581092
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 20th, 2015

Amanda Palmer has shared quite the adventure. From "living statue" artist to punk rock, Palmer shares about the power and necessity of vulnerability. Read the work that lead to the TED Talk and see what amazing things can happen when we take the leap and ask for help. 

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ISBN: 9781571313560
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Published: Milkweed Editions - September 1st, 2014

In a time when our relationship with our world has taken a backseat Dr. Kimmerer encourages us to rediscover our reciprocal lives with nature. As a botanist and member of the Patawatomi Nation Dr. Kimmerer shows us how the necessity for reciprocity is at the biological level in how we interact with natural resources and each other. Be well to others, plants and all!