Summer 2021 Avid Reader Press Catalog
Category: Psychology
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TitleDedicated
AuthorDavis, Pete
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Happiness
Category Full 2PHILOSOPHY / Social
Category Full 3PSYCHOLOGY / Social Psychology
ISBN-139781982140908
On Sale05/04/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages272
Cover StatusFinal
A profoundly inspiring and transformative argument that purposeful commitment can be a powerful force in our age of restlessness and indecision.
TitleGroup
AuthorTate, Christie
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2PSYCHOLOGY / Interpersonal Relations
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Love & Romance
ISBN-139781982154622
On Sale06/01/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages304
Cover StatusFinal
A REESE’S BOOK CLUB PICK * NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The refreshingly original and “startlingly hopeful” (Lisa Taddeo) debut memoir of an over-achieving young lawyer who reluctantly agrees to group therapy and gets psychologically and emotionally naked in a room of six complete strangers—and finds human connection, and herself.
TitleFilthy Beasts
AuthorHamill, Kirkland
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology/Addiction
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Rich & Famous
ISBN-139781982122775
On Sale06/08/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Cover StatusFinal
Running with Scissors meets Grey Gardens in this “vivid tragicomedy” (People), a riveting riches-to-rags tale of a wealthy family who lost it all and the unforgettable journey of a man coming to terms with his family’s deep flaws and his own hidden secrets.
TitleThe Deadline Effect
AuthorCox, Christopher
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Skills
Category Full 2PSYCHOLOGY / Social Psychology
Category Full 3PSYCHOLOGY / Industrial & Organizational Psychology
ISBN-139781982132279
On Sale07/06/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages240
Cover StatusFinal
In the tradition of Charles Duhigg’s The Power of Habit, Christopher Cox’s The Deadline Effect is a wise and counterintuitive book that explores the power of deadlines as uniquely effective tools of motivation and empowerment.
TitleMystery
AuthorLehrer, Jonah
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1PSYCHOLOGY / Emotions
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
Category Full 3PSYCHOLOGY / Social Psychology
ISBN-139781501195877
On Sale08/17/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
Why does mystery create a mental itch that must be scratched? New York Times bestselling author Jonah Lehrer unlocks the secrets of mystery’s allure, putting together recent discoveries in the fields of psychology, neuroscience, and anthropology and shining a new light on everything from the formulas of our favorite detective shows to the tricks of successful advertising campaigns and the calculated risks of the stock market.