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The Art of Lying Down

Hardcover $19.95

Nov 19, 2013 | 176 Pages

Ebook $15.99

Dec 03, 2013

  • Hardcover $19.95

    Nov 19, 2013 | 176 Pages

  • Ebook $15.99

    Dec 03, 2013

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Praise for Bernd Brunner 

“A strange and dreamy voice . . . , like an Italo Calvino short story, curiously translated from some lost, obscure language.”
—Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love

Praise for Moon: A Brief History

“[An] elegant cultural history . . . Brunner ably dispatches recent science . . . and takes us on a lively tour of lunar folklore and speculative fiction.”
—The New Yorker

“In [Moon], we are plunged immediately into a fascinating tour of the moon in ancient cultures . . . Well written . . . Full of fascinating bits.”
The Washington Post

“Perky cultural history.” 
—The Guardian

Praise for Bears: A Brief History

“[A] little gem.” 
—The New York Times

“Packed with intriguing facts and miscellany.”
—The Washington Post

“A fascinating exploration of how many cultures see bears as almost human.”
—The Philadelphia Inquirer

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