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TitleThe Emperor of All Maladies
AuthorMukherjee, Siddhartha
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Medical
ISBN-139781439170915
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages608
Title StatusAS
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and a documentary from Ken Burns on PBS, this New York Times bestseller is “an extraordinary achievement” (The New Yorker)—a magnificent, profoundly humane “biography” of cancer—from its first documented appearances thousands of years ago through the epic battles in the twentieth century to cure, control, and conquer it to a radical new understanding of its essence.
TitleWhy Buddhism is True
AuthorWright, Robert
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Psychology
ISBN-139781439195468
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages336
Title StatusBO
From one of America’s most brilliant writers, a New York Times bestselling journey through psychology, philosophy, and lots of meditation to show how Buddhism holds the key to moral clarity and enduring happiness.
TitleThe Soul of an Octopus
AuthorMontgomery, Sy
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category 1Nature
ISBN-139781451697728
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages272
Title StatusAS
Finalist for the National Book Award for Nonfiction * New York Times Bestseller * Starred Booklist and Library Journal Editors’ Spring Pick * A Huffington Post Notable Nonfiction Book of the Year * One of the Best Books of the Month on Goodreads * Library Journal Best Sci-Tech Book of the Year * An American Library Association Notable Book of the Year

“Sy Montgomery’s The Soul of an Octopus does for the creature what Helen Macdonald’s H Is for Hawk did for raptors.” —New Statesman, UK

“One of the best science books of the year.” —Science Friday, NPR

Another New York Times bestseller from the author of The Good Good Pig, this “fascinating…touching…informative…entertaining” (Daily Beast) book explores the emotional and physical world of the octopus—a surprisingly complex, intelligent, and spirited creature—and the remarkable connections it makes with humans.
TitleThe Innovators
AuthorIsaacson, Walter
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Technology
ISBN-139781476708706
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages560
Title StatusAS
Following his blockbuster biography of Steve Jobs, Walter Isaacson’s New York Times bestselling and critically acclaimed The Innovators is a “riveting, propulsive, and at times deeply moving” (The Atlantic) story of the people who created the computer and the internet.
TitleBefore You Know It
AuthorBargh, John
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category 1Psychology
ISBN-139781501101229
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages352
Title StatusAS
Dr. John Bargh, the world’s leading expert on the unconscious mind, presents a “brilliant and convincing book” (Malcolm Gladwell) cited as an outstanding read of 2017 by Business Insider and The Financial Times—giving us an entirely new understanding of the hidden mental processes that secretly govern every aspect of our behavior.
TitleWhy We Sleep
AuthorWalker, Matthew
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Science
ISBN-139781501144325
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages368
Title StatusAS
Why We Sleep is an important and fascinating book…Walker taught me a lot about this basic activity that every person on Earth needs. I suspect his book will do the same for you.” —Bill Gates

A New York Times bestseller and international sensation, this “stimulating and important book” (Financial Times) is a fascinating dive into the purpose and power of slumber.
TitleExtraordinary Insects
AuthorSverdrup-Thygeson, Anne
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Science
ISBN-139781982112882
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages256
Title StatusAS
This enthusiastic, witty, and informative introduction to the world of insects and why we could not survive without them is “a joy” (The Times, London) and “charming...Highlighting them in all their buzzing, stinging, biting glory” (The New York Times Book Review).
TitleOne Giant Leap
AuthorFishman, Charles
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
ISBN-139781501106309
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages512
Title StatusAS
The New York Times bestselling, “meticulously researched and absorbingly written” (The Washington Post) story of the trailblazers and the ordinary Americans on the front lines of the epic Apollo 11 moon mission.
TitleSuperpower
AuthorGold, Russell
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Business & Economics
ISBN-139781501163593
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Title StatusBO
Meet Michael Skelly, the man boldly harnessing wind energy that could power America’s future and break its fossil fuel dependence in this “essential, compelling look into the future of the nation’s power grid” (Bryan Burrough, author of The Big Rich).
TitleThe Tangled Tree
AuthorQuammen, David
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Science
ISBN-139781476776637
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages480
Title StatusAS
In this New York Times bestseller and longlist nominee for the National Book Award, “our greatest living chronicler of the natural world” (The New York Times), David Quammen explains how recent discoveries in molecular biology affect our understanding of evolution and life’s history.