Category Archives: Featured

Vulgar Favors

Read the true story of the manhunt that inspired The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, the latest chapter of the acclaimed FX series. On July 15, 1997, Gianni Versace was shot and killed on the steps of his Miami Beach mansion by serial killer Andrew Cunanan. But months before Versace’s murder, award-winning journalist Maureen Orth was already investigating a major story on Cunanan for Vanity Fair. Culled from interviews with more than four hundred people […]

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The Land Between Two Rivers

Essays on the urgency of our global refugee crisis and our capacity as artists and citizens to confront it Tom Sleigh describes himself donning a flak jacket and helmet, working as a journalist inside militarized war zones and refugee camps, as “a sort of Rambo Jr.” With self-deprecation and empathetic humor, these essays recount his experiences during several tours in Africa and in the Middle Eastern region once called Mesopotamia, “the land between two rivers.” Sleigh asks […]

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The Works of the Rev. Henry Scougal

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Goose and Tomtom

Goose and Tomtom GBS_insertEmbeddedViewer(“1hSjADqyUSUC”, 500,400);

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The Lord of the Rings

A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought […]

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Cunt

An ancient title of respect for women, the word “cunt” long ago veered off this noble path. Inga Muscio traces the road from honor to expletive, giving women the motivation and tools to claim “cunt” as a positive and powerful force in their lives. With humor and candor, she shares her own history as she explores the cultural forces that influence women’s relationships with their bodies. Sending out a call for every woman to be the Cuntlovin’ […]

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Cam and Zoe Learn the Alphabet

Cam and Zoe learn the alphabet is a great way to introduce the alphabet to young children. Cam and Zoe explore, identify and apply each letter of the alphabet to everyday objects, all within their very own alphabet adventure. Written and illustrated by Aussie mum of two Karyn Olsen, it is her hope that your children will enjoy her books as much as her own do. GBS_insertEmbeddedViewer(“y1GAswEACAAJ”, 500,400);

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Pieces of My Heart

The popular actor describes his relationships with such contemporaries as Clark Gable, Frank Sinatra, and Elizabeth Taylor; remembers his two marriages to Natalie Wood; and shares his observations on Hollywood throughout the past half-century. GBS_insertEmbeddedViewer(“aYWIstuqunYC”, 500,400);

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The Theory of Sprays and Finsler Spaces with Applications in Physics and Biology

The present book has been written by two mathematicians and one physicist: a pure mathematician specializing in Finsler geometry (Makoto Matsumoto), one working in mathematical biology (Peter Antonelli), and a mathematical physicist specializing in information thermodynamics (Roman Ingarden). The main purpose of this book is to present the principles and methods of sprays (path spaces) and Finsler spaces together with examples of applications to physical and life sciences. It is our aim to write an introductory book […]

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Ex Animo

Faith 47 is a self-taught artist, everything she has learned comes from the street. Faith was born in the graffiti world and was a very active writer in South Africa until she started travelling and painting in the streets of the world, especially in problematic places that needed media attention. Anyone can make art in the streets, but a rare few create socially impactful content, and there is no denying that Faith’s work has transformed perspectives among […]

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