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A wry and compelling take on the who, how, and why of near-future colonies in space. From bone-whittling microgravity to eye-popping profits, the risks and rewards of space settlement have never been so close at hand.
A Guardian Book of the Week
An award-winning physician and scientist makes the game-changing case that genetic females are stronger than males at every stage of life
A "razor-sharp" introduction to this political and economic ideology makes a galvanizing argument for modern socialism (Naomi Klein) -- and explains how its core tenets could effect positive change in America and worldwide.$55.00ISBN: 9780847868384Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Rizzoli - April 8th, 2020
The first book of photography to be published by the Academy Award-winning film director and photographer Spike Jonze. Will appeal to every fan of Beastie Boys and golden-era hip hop, as well as photography and Spike Jonze's own focused audiences.$16.99ISBN: 9780062836014Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: William Morrow Paperbacks - April 28th, 2020
The triumphant true story of the native Hawaiian cowboys who crossed the Pacific to shock America at the 1908 world rodeo championships$24.95ISBN: 9780520355569Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: University of California Press - June 9th, 2020San Francisco Bay is the largest and most productive estuary on the Pacific Coast of North America. It is also home to the oldest and densest urban settlements in the American West. Focusing on human inhabitation of the Bay since Ohlone times, Down by the Bay reveals the ongoing role of nature in shaping that history.$18.99ISBN: 9781250231321Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Holt Paperbacks - April 7th, 2020
The paperback edition of the New York Times bestseller that the Wall Street Journal said was “chock full of momentous events and larger-than-life characters.”