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TitleThe Dirty Life
AuthorKimball, Kristin
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781416551614
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages304
Title StatusAS
From a “graceful, luminous writer with an eye for detail” (Minneapolis Star Tribune), this riveting memoir explores a year on a sustainable farm.
TitleAbundance
AuthorDiamandis, Peter H.
Sub-ImprintFree Press
FormatPaperback
Category 1Social Science
ISBN-139781451616835
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages432
Title StatusAS
The New York Times bestselling “manifesto for the future that is grounded in practical solutions addressing the world’s most pressing concerns: overpopulation, food, water, energy, education, health care and freedom” (The Wall Street Journal).
TitleThe American Way of Eating
AuthorMcMillan, Tracie
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Political Science
ISBN-139781439171967
US Price$19
CDN Price$26
Pages352
Title StatusAS
The New York Times bestselling work of undercover journalism in the tradition of Barbara Ehrenreich’s Nickel and Dimed that fully investigates our food system to explain what keeps Americans from eating well—and what we can do about it.
TitleThe Big Thirst
AuthorFishman, Charles
Sub-ImprintFree Press
FormatPaperback
Category 1Nature
ISBN-139781439102084
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages416
Title StatusAS
Praised as “an entertaining and torrential flow of a book” by Nature magazine, The Big Thirst is a startling examination of the passing of the golden age of water and the shocking facts about how water scarcity will soon be a major factor in our lives.
TitleThe Dorito Effect
AuthorSchatzker, Mark
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Health & Fitness
ISBN-139781476724232
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages272
Title StatusAS
A lively argument from an award-winning journalist proving that the key to reversing America’s health crisis lies in the overlooked link between nutrition and flavor: “The Dorito Effect is one of the most important health and food books I have read” (Dr. David B. Agus, New York Times bestselling author).
TitleOn Trails
AuthorMoor, Robert
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Nature
ISBN-139781476739236
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages352
Title StatusAS
New York Times Bestseller • Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award • Winner of the Saroyan International Prize for Writing • Winner of the Pacific Northwest Book Award • “The best outdoors book of the year.” —Sierra Club

From a talent who’s been compared to Annie Dillard, Edward Abbey, David Quammen, and Jared Diamond, On Trails is a wondrous exploration of how trails help us understand the world—from invisible ant trails to hiking paths that span continents, from interstate highways to the Internet.
TitleThe Story of Stuff
AuthorLeonard, Annie
Sub-ImprintFree Press
FormatPaperback
Category 1Nature
ISBN-139781451610291
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages368
Title StatusAS
A classic exposé in company with An Inconvenient Truth and Silent Spring, The Story of Stuff expands on the celebrated documentary exploring the threat of overconsumption on the environment, economy, and our health. Leonard examines the “stuff” we use everyday, offering a galvanizing critique and steps for a changed planet.
TitleThis Changes Everything
AuthorKlein, Naomi
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Business & Economics
ISBN-139781451697391
US Price$18.99
CDN Price
Pages576
Title StatusAS
The most important book yet from the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, a brilliant explanation of why the climate crisis challenges us to abandon the core “free market” ideology of our time, restructure the global economy, and remake our political systems.
TitleThe Patch
AuthorTurner, Chris
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster Canada
FormatPaperback
Category 1Political Science
ISBN-139781501115103
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22
Pages368
Title StatusAS
Winner of the National Business Book Award
Longlisted for the 2018 BC National Nonfiction Award


Bestselling author Chris Turner brings readers onto the streets of Fort McMurray, showing the myriad ways the oil sands impact our lives and demanding that we ask the question: To both fuel the world and to save it, what do we do about the Patch?
TitleWhat Stands in a Storm
AuthorCross, Kim
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category 1Nature
ISBN-139781476763071
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages320
Title StatusAS
Enter the eye of the storm in this gripping real-life thriller—A Perfect Storm on land—that chronicles America’s biggest tornado outbreak since the beginning of recorded weather: a horrific three-day superstorm with 358 separate tornadoes touching down in twenty-one states and destroying entire towns.