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The Parisian Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802148803
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Published: Grove Press - December 17th, 2019

A masterful debut novel by Plimpton Prize winner Isabella Hammad, The Parisian illuminates a pivotal period of Palestinian history through the journey and romances of one young man, from his studies in France during World War I to his return to Palestine at the dawn of its battle for independence.

An Old Man's Game: An Amos Parisman Mystery Cover Image
ISBN: 9781945551642
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Published: Prospect Park Books - December 3rd, 2019

When a controversial celebrity rabbi drops dead over his matzoh ball soup at the famed Canter's Deli in Los Angeles, retired private eye Amos Parisman-- a sixtyish, no-nonsense Jewish detective who lives with his addled wife in Park La Brea--is hired by the temple's board to make sure everything is kosher.

Napkin Finance: Build Your Wealth in 30 Seconds or Less Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062915030
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Published: Dey Street Books - December 30th, 2019


“An incredible, compelling read. It covers an astonishing amount of ground with basic simplicity and good humor. A masterful starting point for any investor. Tina Hay is a wizard.”—Ben Stein, economist, author, actor and commentator

The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe: How to Know What's Really Real in a World Increasingly Full of Fake Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538760529
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - December 3rd, 2019

An all-encompassing guide to skeptical thinking from podcast host and academic neurologist at Yale University School of Medicine Steven Novella and his SGU co-hosts, which Richard Wiseman calls "the perfect primer for anyone who wants to separate fact from fiction."

How to Be Sober and Keep Your Friends Cover Image
ISBN: 9781787134225
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Published: Quadrille Publishing - December 3rd, 2019

Turning down a drink isn't easy. Not only do you have to deal with your own needs and desires for that chilled and glistening glass of white, you also have to tackle the: "Why aren't you drinking?" "Are you pregnant?" "Go on... just one!" And the worst one of all: "You're no fun without a drink!"

Kindness Makes Us Strong Cover Image
ISBN: 9781984816399
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Published: Dial Books - December 24th, 2019

This bright book by the creator of Love Makes a Family celebrates acts of kindness big and small.

The Friendship Book Cover Image
By Mary Lyn Ray, Stephanie Graegin (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781328488992
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - December 17th, 2019

With charming art and poetry, this honest primer on friendship, and companion to The Thank You Book, captures the many ways friendships are formed and what it means to be a friend.