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The Mermaid

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 32 pages
"Set in the ocean off Japan, this retelling of Goldilocks and the Three Bears stars Kiniro, a mermaid, who finds a baby octopus's breakfast, chair, and bed just right"--  More Info

The Way to the Spring

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 428 pages
From an award-winning journalist, a brave and necessary immersion into the everyday struggles of Palestinian life Over the past three years, American writer Ben Ehrenreich has been traveling to and living in the West Bank, staying with Palestinian families in its largest cities and its smallest... More Info

Unaccountable

Penguin Books Canada | September 27, 2016 | 224 pages
A unique insider's account of the Harper government so damning that it cannot be ignored. Kevin Page was appointed by the federal Conservatives to be the country's first parliamentary budget officer in March 2008. The move fulfilled a Tory campaign promise to deliver greater government transparency... More Info

The Te of Piglet

Penguin Group USA | August 17, 1993 | 257 pages
The author and the characters from the Pooh books engage in dialogue elucidating the Taoist principle of Te, the Way of the Small, a principle embodied in Piglet  More Info

The Tao of Pooh

Penguin | August 17, 1982 | 158 pages
An expert in Chinese philosophy explains facets of Taoism using Milne's famous character and explores the world of Winnie-the-Pooh through Tao, characterizing Pooh as a simple bear who subscribes to the principles of successful living  More Info

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

Penguin Canada | May 1, 2018 | 464 pages
2017 Man Booker Prize Longlist 2018 Women's Prize for Fiction Longlist The Ministry of Utmost Happinessis a dazzling new novel by the internationally celebrated author of The God of Small Things. It takes us on an intimate journey of many years across the Indian subcontinent--from the cramped... More Info

The Shadow World

Penguin UK | August 17, 2018 | 696 pages
Andrew Feinstein is on a mission: to expose the lies, corruption and death-dealing at the heart of the modern arms trade. Whether it is the scandalous BAE Systems deals involving Britain and Saudi Arabia or the US Congressional-Military-Industrial Complex, he lays bare shocking stories of bribery,... More Info

Days Without End

Penguin | September 12, 2017 | 272 pages
"First published in Great Britain by Faber & Faber Limited, 2016"--Copyright page.  More Info

Dragons Love Tacos 2

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 48 pages
"When dragons run out of tacos, they travel back in time to get a fresh supply"--  More Info

The Ghostfaces

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 400 pages
"Companion to the bestselling Ranger's Apprentice."  More Info

The 8th Continent

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 219 pages
Hoping to transform a giant floating garbage patch into a habitable eighth continent where people can escape an oppressive bureaucracy, Evie and Rick must race against time when a plastic-obsessed villainess tries to claim the continent to expand her power.  More Info

Ego is the Enemy

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 226 pages
The instant Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and international bestseller "While the history books are filled with tales of obsessive visionary geniuses who remade the world in their image with sheer, almost irrational force, I've found that history is also made by individuals who fought their egos... More Info

Dory Fantasmagory

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 160 pages
Dory, nicknamed Rascal, has her first loose tooth, but her excitement turns to concern when imaginary evil robber Mrs. Gobble Gracker captures the Tooth Fairy.  More Info

When

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 258 pages
Illuminates the scientific factors that shape the hidden patterns of a day and challenge scheduled activities, drawing on research in the disciplines of psychology, biology, and economics to share practical advice and anecdotes for promoting a richer, more engaged life.  More Info
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Blessed Unrest

Penguin Group USA | April 1, 2008 | 342 pages
The environmentalist author of Natural Capitalism traces the contributions of a diverse, worldwide grassroots humanitarian movement through which conscientious individuals and organizations are dedicating their efforts to restoring the environment and fostering social justice. Reprint.  More Info
$21.95

The Most Beautiful Book in the World

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 184 pages
A collection of eight stories from the French playwright and novelist feature a variety of interesting women characters.  More Info

The Dawn Watch

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 375 pages
"An exploration of the life and times of Joseph Conrad, his turbulent age of globalization and our own,."--Provided by publishe  More Info

Don't Bullsh*t Yourself!

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 224 pages
Bar Rescue's Jon Taffer presents a new guide to getting what you want in life and business--to stop making excuses so you can get back to winning. During his many years as an entrepreneur, consultant, and star of the Paramount Network's hit show Bar Rescue, Jon Taffer has witnessed the destruction... More Info

Enlightenment Now

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 556 pages
An assessment of the human condition in the twenty-first century presents data demonstrating that life quality, health, prosperity, safety, peace, knowledge, and happiness are on the rise throughout the world because of the Enlightenment ideal of using reason and science.  More Info

Diary of a Madman, The Government Inspector, & Selected Stories

Penguin UK | December 1, 2005 | 330 pages
Nikolai Gogol's short fiction, collected here as The Diary of a Madman, The Government Inspector and Selected Stories, deeply influenced later Russian literature with powerful depictions of a society dominated by petty bureaucracy and base corruption. This Penguin Classics edition is translated... More Info

The Prose Edda

Penguin UK | July 28, 2005 | 180 pages
The stirring, bloody, and tragic saga that inspired such artists as Wagner, Borges, and Tolkien Written in Iceland a century after the close of the Viking Age, The Prose Edda is the source of most of what we know of Norse mythology. Its tales are peopled by giants, dwarves, and elves, superhuman... More Info

Islandborn

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 48 pages
"Lola was just a baby when her family left the Island, so when she has to draw it for a school assignment, she asks her family, friends, and neighbors about their memories of her homeland...and in the process, comes up with a new way of understanding her own heritage"--  More Info

Garlic and Sapphires

Penguin | March 1, 2006 | 333 pages
The editor-in-chief of "Gourmet" recounts her visits to some of the world's most acclaimed restaurants, both as herself and as an anonymous diner in disguise, to offer insight into the differences in her dining experiences.  More Info

Holding the Man

Penguin Books | June 24, 2015 | 304 pages
"The mid-seventies and satin baggies and chunky platforms reigned supreme. Jethro Tull did battle with glam-rock for the airwaves. At an all-boys Catholic school in Melbourne, Timothy Conigrave fell wildly and sweetly in love with the captain of the football team. So began a relationship that was... More Info

The Big Fat Activity Book for Pregnant People

Penguin | April 25, 2017 | 176 pages
"Funny as hell."--Amy Morrison, founder of Pregnant Chicken The ultimate must-have for any mom-to-be with a sense of humor: an irreverent, laugh-out-loud activity book filled with quizzes, mazes, fill-in-the-blanks, journaling pages, and hysterical musings on what pregnancy is really like. Baby... More Info

Fall of Man in Wilmslow

Penguin Canada | April 4, 2017 | 368 pages
From the author of the #1 bestseller The Girl in the Spider's Web, an electrifying thriller that begins with Alan Turing's suicide and then opens out to take in a young detective's awakening to painful secrets about his own life--and the life of his country. It's 1954. Several English nationals... More Info
$39.00

Y Is for Yesterday

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 496 pages
Of #1 New York Times-bestselling author Sue Grafton, NPR's Maureen Corrigan said, "Makes me wish there were more than 26 letters." With only one letter left, Grafton's many devoted readers will share that sentiment. The darkest and most disturbing case report from the files of Kinsey Millhone, Y is... More Info

Descartes' Error

Penguin (Non-Classics) | August 17, 2018 | 312 pages
Linking the process of rational decision making to emotions, a scientist who has done extensive research with brain-damaged patients notes the dependence of thought processes on feelings and the body's survival-oriented regulators. Reprint.  More Info

The Perfect Nanny

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 240 pages
"When Myriam, a French-Moroccan lawyer, decides to return to work after having children, she and her husband look for the perfect nanny for their two young children. They never dreamed they would find Louise: a quiet, polite, devoted woman who sings to the children, cleans the family's chic... More Info

The Descent of Alette

Penguin | August 17, 1996 | 150 pages
A poetic collage explores the realities of war veterans, strangers, the mentally disturbed, and the homeless as witnesses to the passing of the world  More Info

My Very First Book of Colors

Penguin USA | August 17, 2018 | 20 pages
Challenges preschoolers to match the colors presented with objects that share that color, in a split-page board book full of fun and surprises.  More Info

Little Fires Everywhere

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 352 pages
"Witty, wise and tender. It's a marvel." - Paula Hawkins, New York Times-bestselling author of The Girl on the Train and Into the Water From the bestselling author of Everything I Never Told You, a riveting novel that traces the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the... More Info

Farm to Chef

Penguin Books Canada | September 12, 2017 | 352 pages
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Pointe

Penguin | May 5, 2015 | 352 pages
Four years after Theo's best friend, Donovan, disappeared at age thirteen, he is found and brought home and Theo puts her health at risk as she decides whether to tell the truth about the abductor, knowing her revelation could end her life-long dream of becoming a professional ballet dancer.  More Info

Songlines

Penguin Canada | June 7, 1988 | 304 pages
"First published in the United States of America by Viking Penguin Inc. 1987; published in Penguin Books 1988"--T.p. verso.  More Info

George F. Kennan

Penguin Press HC | August 17, 2018 | 784 pages
The full scope of George Kennan's long life and vast influence is revealed by one of today's most important Cold War scholars. Yale historian Gaddis began this magisterial history almost 30 years ago; the result is a remarkably revealing view of how this greatest of Cold War strategists came to... More Info

Hold Still

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 229 pages
As Caitlin struggles to cope with her best friend Ingrid's suicide, she turns inward and quiet, but finding Ingrid's hidden journal, a new classmate, and new projects help Caitlin find a way to reach out again.  More Info
$24.95

Glorious And/Or Free

Penguin Books Canada | October 1, 2017 |
"A hilarious tour through Canada's history, from the nation's most trusted news source: The Beaverton. The Beaverton, North America's trusted news source, has quickly become the funniest--and most biting--source of Canadian satire. Its headlines have been misinforming Canadians across the country,... More Info

Growth of the Soil

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 328 pages
The epic novel of man and nature that won its author the Nobel Prize in Literature When it was first published in 1917, Growth of the Soil was immediately recognized as a masterpiece. In the story of Isak, who leaves his village to clear a homestead and raise a family amid the untilled tracts of... More Info

Grant

Penguin Press HC | October 17, 2017 | 928 pages
Pulitzer Prize-winner and biographer of Alexander Hamilton, George Washington, and John D. Rockefeller, Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant. Ulysses S. Grant's life has typically been misunderstood. All... More Info

Akata Witch

Penguin | July 11, 2017 | 384 pages
Affectionately dubbed "the Nigerian Harry Potter," Akata Witch weaves together a heart-pounding tale of magic, mystery, and finding one's place in the world. Twelve-year-old Sunny lives in Nigeria, but she was born American. Her features are African, but she's albino. She's a terrific athlete, but... More Info

Real Food Heals

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 320 pages
Healthy cooking reinvented by top chef Seamus Mullen, with over 125 Paleo-inspired recipes designed to revitalize your health every day. In the high-end food world, "healthy cooking" has long been taboo. But as one of the only high-profile chefs today guided by the understanding that the food we... More Info
$24.99

Akata Warrior

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 496 pages
Now stronger, feistier, and a bit older, Sunny Nwazue, along with her friends from the the Leopard Society, travel through worlds, both visible and invisible, to the mysterious town of Osisi, where they fight in a climactic battle to save humanity.  More Info

We Are Okay

Penguin | February 14, 2017 | 240 pages
From the award-winning author of Hold Still comes an achingly beautiful novel about grief and the enduring power of friendship. ★ "Exquisite." - Kirkus, starred review ★ "LaCour paints a captivating depiction of loss, bewilderment, and emotional paralysis . . . raw and beautiful." - Booklist,... More Info

Say Hello!

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 32 pages
A little girl greets people in her neighborhood in many different languages.  More Info

Peter Pan

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 234 pages
'All children, except one, grow up.' Peter Pan originally appeared as a baby living a magical life among birds and fairies in J.M. Barrie's sequence of stories, Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens. His later role as flying boy hero of Neverland was brought to the stage by Barrie's play Peter Pan... More Info

Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud

Penguin | August 17, 2018 | 304 pages
You know the type: the woman who won't shut up, who's too brazen, too opinionated - too much. She's the unruly woman, and she embodies one of the most provocative and powerful forms of womanhood today. In Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud, popular BuzzFeed columnist Anne Helen Petersen examines this... More Info

You Can't Touch My Hair

Penguin | October 4, 2016 | 320 pages
A NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER * "A must-read...Phoebe Robinson discusses race and feminism in such a funny, real, and specific way, it penetrates your brain and stays with you." -Ilana Glazer, co-creator and co-star of Broad City A hilarious and timely essay collection about race, gender, and pop... More Info

Streetfight

Penguin | March 7, 2017 | 368 pages
As NYC's Transportation Commissioner, Janette Sadik-Khan managed the seemingly impossible and transformed the streets of one of the world s greatest, toughest cities into dynamic spaces safe for pedestrians and bikers. Her approach was dramatic and effective: she rewrote the rule book and involved... More Info

Devil's Bargain

Penguin | July 18, 2017 | 288 pages
Based on dozens of interviews conducted over six years, Green spins the master narrative of the 2016 campaign from its origins in the far fringes of right-wing politics and reality television to its culmination inside Trump's penthouse on election night.  More Info

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