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The Lion in the Living Room by Abigail Tucker

How did cats conquer the world? Explore the science and cultural history of cats in this “eminently readable and gently funny” New York Times bestseller (Library Journal starred review). “A thoughtful look at the illogical human love of felines” (Publishers Weekly).

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Bushmaster by Dan Eatherley

For over 40 years, Raymond Ditmars was the Bronx Zoo’s curator of reptiles, and his expeditions — especially the search for a fabled viper — gripped the public imagination. An “intriguing story… packed with details” (Library Journal starred review).

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On Cats by Charles Bukowski

In this sly, sparkling book, a preeminent writer reflects on our feline friends with grace and wit. A moving and hilarious celebration of cats and their connection with humans.

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Get Me Out by Randi Hutter Epstein

“Engrossing” (The Washington Post): How have ideas about childbirth evolved through the ages? This sweeping look at medicine, science, and superstitions from ancient times to the present offers “dynamic reading” (Booklist starred review).

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The Cure Within by Anne Harrington

“Splendid” (The New York Times): Is there a connection between physical and mental health? Investigating topics from the placebo effect to the impact of meditation, this is “a first-rate cultural history of an age-old but still much debated topic” (Publishers Weekly).

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The Orchid Thief by Susan Orlean

The New York Times bestseller that inspired the film Adaptation: This modern classic follows one man’s obsessive quest to clone an endangered flower — unveiling greed, jealousy, and madness along the way. “Superb” (Time), with over 2,200 five-star ratings on Goodreads.

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Dream Team by Jack McCallum

A riveting New York Times bestseller with nearly 3,800 five-star ratings on Goodreads! In 1992, a legendary US Olympic basketball team brought stars like Michael Jordan and Magic Johnson together in an epic effort to win gold and glory for their country. “Stellar” (The New York Times).

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The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Travel by Joshua Piven and David Borgenicht

So you’re excited for your vacation — but are you ready for runaway camels, piranha-infested waters, and UFO abductions? Prepare yourself for every wild, laugh-out-loud contingency with this “eminently practical, enjoyable survival guide” (Publishers Weekly).

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Bad Girls Throughout History by Ann Shen

From Cleopatra to Marie Curie to Harriet Tubman, bold and innovative women have challenged the status quo since the beginning of time. In this captivating guide, learn about the lives and accomplishments of 100 incredible figures from around the world.

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