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A botched robbery at a southern convenience store sets in motion an unlikely interaction between a college-age mother and a scientist.

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Miss Manners Minds Your Business

Judith Martin and Nicholas Ivor Martin

Miss Manners and her son tackle business etiquette and boundaries in this new guide to navigating the workplace.

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A British transplant offers his latest travel take on his adopted country.

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The First Rule of Swimming

Courtney Angela Brkic

The yearning for and promise of refuge are symbolized by a fictional Croatian island in this novel about two devoted sisters, survivors who learn that the first rule of swimming is to stay afloat.

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The Self Beyond Itself

Heidi M. Ravven

An Alternative History of Ethics, The New Brain Sciences, and the Myth of Free Will.

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The New Digital Age

Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen

In this “guide” to the future of technology the authors forecast a human existence of constant connectedness and deepening dependence on the cloud.

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A lively look at three sisters’ ability to hold on to family — despite family.