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Anticipated Nonfiction of 2021

Find a gripping history book or an inspiring memoir! Take a look at nonfiction hitting shelves soon.

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    Finding the Mother Tree Book Cover Picture
    Finding the Mother Tree Book Cover Picture

    Finding the Mother Tree

    by Suzanne Simard

    From the world’s leading forest ecologist who forever changed how people view trees and their connections to one another and to other living things in the forest–a moving, deeply personal journey of discovery.
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    Finding the Mother Tree Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.95

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    Think Again Book Cover Picture

    Think Again

    by Adam Grant

    The bestselling author of Give and Take and Originals examines the critical art of rethinking: learning to question your opinions and open other people’s minds, which can position you for excellence at work and wisdom in life.
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    Think Again Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.00

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    Like Streams to the Ocean Book Cover Picture
    Like Streams to the Ocean Book Cover Picture

    Like Streams to the Ocean

    by Jedidiah Jenkins

    The New York Times bestselling author of To Shake the Sleeping Self delivers a moving reflection on the hidden, sometimes difficult topics we must consider in order to live an authentic life—ego, love, family, work—for anyone seeking a companion on the road to understanding.
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    Like Streams to the Ocean Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $26.00

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    Four Hundred Souls Book Cover Picture
    Four Hundred Souls Book Cover Picture

    Four Hundred Souls

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    A chorus of extraordinary voices comes together to tell one of history’s great epics: the four-hundred-year journey of African Americans from 1619 to the present—edited by Ibram X. Kendi, author of How to Be an Antiracist, and Keisha N. Blain, author of Set the World on Fire.
    Four Hundred Souls Book Cover Picture
    Four Hundred Souls Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $32.00

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    A Swim in a Pond in the Rain Book Cover Picture
    A Swim in a Pond in the Rain Book Cover Picture

    A Swim in a Pond in the Rain

    by George Saunders

    From the New York Times bestselling, Booker Prize–winning author of Lincoln in the Bardo and Tenth of December comes a literary master class on what makes great stories work and what they can tell us about ourselves—and our world today.
    A Swim in a Pond in the Rain Book Cover Picture
    A Swim in a Pond in the Rain Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.00

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    Chatter Book Cover Picture

    Chatter

    by Ethan Kross

    An award-winning psychologist reveals the hidden power of our inner voice and shows how we can harness it to live a healthier, more satisfying, and more productive life.
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    Chatter Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.00

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    The God Equation Book Cover Picture
    The God Equation Book Cover Picture

    The God Equation

    by Michio Kaku

    Michio Kaku, renowned theoretical physicist and New York Times bestselling author of Hyperspace and The Future of Humanity, tells the story of the greatest quest in all of science.
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    The God Equation Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $22.00

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    A World Without Email Book Cover Picture
    A World Without Email Book Cover Picture

    A World Without Email

    by Cal Newport

    From New York Times bestselling author Cal Newport comes a bold vision for liberating workers from the tyranny of the inbox–and unleashing a new era of productivity.
    A World Without Email Book Cover Picture
    A World Without Email Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $27.00

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    American Baby Book Cover Picture
    American Baby Book Cover Picture

    American Baby

    by Gabrielle Glaser

    The shocking truth about postwar adoption in America, told through the bittersweet story of one teenager, the son she was forced to relinquish, and their search to find each other.
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    American Baby Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.00

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    Beginners Book Cover Picture
    Beginners Book Cover Picture

    Beginners

    by Tom Vanderbilt

    The best-selling author of Traffic and You May Also Like gives us an inspirational journey into the transformative joys that come with starting something new, no matter your age.
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    Beginners Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $26.95

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    Let the Lord Sort Them Book Cover Picture
    Let the Lord Sort Them Book Cover Picture

    Let the Lord Sort Them

    by Maurice Chammah

    A deeply reported, searingly honest portrait of the death penalty in Texas—and what it tells us about crime and punishment in America.
    Let the Lord Sort Them Book Cover Picture
    Let the Lord Sort Them Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.00

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    Between Two Kingdoms Book Cover Picture
    Between Two Kingdoms Book Cover Picture

    Between Two Kingdoms

    by Suleika Jaouad

    A searing, deeply moving memoir of illness and recovery that traces one young woman’s journey from diagnosis to remission and, ultimately, a road trip of healing and self-discovery.
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    Between Two Kingdoms Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.00

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    Eat Better, Feel Better Book Cover Picture
    Eat Better, Feel Better Book Cover Picture

    Eat Better, Feel Better

    by Giada De Laurentiis

    Get an inside look at Giada’s approach to healthy, balanced living. In her newest book, Giada walks you through how to select food that can actually make you feel better and curate a personalized wellness routine to support a healthy mind and body.
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    Eat Better, Feel Better Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $32.50

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    Black, White, and The Grey Book Cover Picture
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    Black, White, and The Grey

    by Mashama Bailey and John O. Morisano

    A story about the trials and triumphs of a Black chef from Queens, New York, and a White media entrepreneur from Staten Island who built a relationship and a restaurant in the Deep South, hoping to bridge biases and get people talking about race, gender, class, and culture.
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    Black, White, and The Grey Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.00

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    Unwinding Anxiety Book Cover Picture
    Unwinding Anxiety Book Cover Picture

    Unwinding Anxiety

    by Judson Brewer

    Distilling more than 20 years of research and hands-on work with thousands of patients, including Olympic athletes and coaches, and leaders in government and business, Dr. Brewer has created a clear, solution-oriented program that anyone can use to feel better – no matter how anxious they feel.
    Unwinding Anxiety Book Cover Picture
    Unwinding Anxiety Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $27.00

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    How to Avoid a Climate Disaster Book Cover Picture
    How to Avoid a Climate Disaster Book Cover Picture

    How to Avoid a Climate Disaster

    by Bill Gates

    In this urgent, authoritative book, Bill Gates sets out a wide-ranging, practical–and accessible–plan for how the world can get to zero greenhouse gas emissions in time to avoid a climate catastrophe.
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    How to Avoid a Climate Disaster Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $26.95

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    Rock Force Book Cover Picture
    Rock Force Book Cover Picture

    Rock Force

    by Kevin Maurer

    From the #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of No Easy Day comes a thrilling World War II story of the American airborne soldiers who captured a Japanese-held island fortress.
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    Rock Force Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.00

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