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What the Dog Saw
And Other Adventures
by Malcolm Gladwell (Dec 13, 2010)
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Tags: nonfictionpsychologybusinesssociology
What is the difference between choking and panicking? Why are there dozens of varieties of mustard-but only one variety of ketchup? What do football players teach us about how to hire teachers? What does hair dye tell us about the history of the 20th century? In the past decade, Malcolm Gladwell has written three books that have radically changed ...
The Quincunx
by Charles Palliser (Dec 31, 1990)
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Tags: historical-fictionfictionmystery-and-crime
The protagonist, a young man naive enough to be blind to all clues about his own hidden history (and to the fact that his very existence is troubling to all manner of evildoers) narrates a story of uncommon beauty which not only brings readers face-to-face with dozens of piquantly drawn characters at all levels of 19th-century English society but r...
Secondhand Time
The Last of the Soviets
by Svetlana Alexievich (Mar 20, 2017)
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From the 2015 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Svetlana Alexievich, comes the first English translation of her latest work, an oral history of the disintegration of the Soviet Union and the emergence of a new Russia. Bringing together dozens of voices in her distinctive documentary style, Secondhand Time is a monument to the collapse of the...