Fall 2019 Atria Catalog
Category: Social Science
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TitleEyes to the Wind
AuthorBarkan, Ady
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Social Activists
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Work
On Sale09/10/19
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
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In this inspirational and moving memoir—reminiscent of When Breath Becomes Air and The Bright Hour—activist Ady Barkan explores his life with ALS and how his diagnosis gave him a profound new understanding of his commitment to social justice for all.
AuthorBrown, Jeremy
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Disease & Health Issues
Category Full 2HISTORY / Military/World War I
Category Full 3MEDICAL / Diseases
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Cover StatusRFC
A veteran ER doctor explores the troubling, terrifying, and complex history and present-day research of the flu virus, from the origins of the Great Flu that killed millions, to vexing questions such as: are we prepared for the next epidemic, should you get a flu shot, and how close are we to finding a cure?
TitleThe Science of Rick and Morty
AuthorBrady, Matt
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
Category Full 1PERFORMING ARTS / Television/Guides & Reviews
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Physics/General
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Explore the real science behind the Cartoon Network phenomenon Rick and Morty—one of television’s most irreverent, whip-smart, and darkly hilarious shows—and discover how close we are to Rick’s many experiments becoming a reality.
TitleHighway of Tears
AuthorMcDiarmid, Jessica
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
Category Full 1TRUE CRIME / Murder/Serial Killers
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies/Native American Studies
On Sale11/12/19
US Price$28
CDN Price
Cover StatusRFC
In the vein of the astonishing and eye-opening bestsellers I’ll Be Gone in the Dark and The Line Becomes a River, this stunning work of investigative journalism follows a series of unsolved disappearances and murders of Indigenous women in rural British Columbia.
AuthorWhittell, Giles
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Earth Sciences/General
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology/Cultural & Social
Category Full 3NATURE / Weather
On Sale11/19/19
US Price$25
CDN Price$34
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Brimming with interesting facts and surprising anecdotes, this scientific and cultural history opens our eyes to the wonders of one of nature’s most delicate, delightful, and deadly phenomena: SNOW! Perfect for fans of The Hidden Life of Trees and Rain.