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Thinking Like a Lawyer: A New Introduction to Legal Reasoning

Usual Cruelty: The Complicity of Lawyers in the Criminal … FOUND INSIDE He is also troubled by how the legal system works when it is trying to punish people. The bail system, for example, is meant to ensure that people return for court dates.     Negotiation Essentials for Lawyers This practical guide covers more […]

The Ivy Portfolio: How to Invest Like the Top Endowments and …

Clever Hans: The True Story of the Counting, Adding, and … FOUND INSIDE This true story of the incredible horse whose smarts stumped all of Berlin and changed science reads like a fabulous STEM mystery. Clever Hans was a horse who could do math problems, tell time, read, spell, and more . . . or […]

There’s No Place Like Space

After Lewis & Clark: The Forces of Change, 1806-1871 More than sixty paintings, drawings, and prints inspired during the sixty-five years of exploration in the West after the Corps of Discovery completed its epic journey are featured in this collection of historical artwork by George Catlin, …     The Science of James Smithson: Discoveries […]

Cold Calling Is Like a Colonoscopy without the Drugs: How …

Answering Your Call: A Guide for Living Your Deepest Purpose A spiritual guide to discerning and answering the “call” urges readers to search for a higher purpose in life and offers tools for accomplishing this seemingly daunting task. Original.     Courage Calls to Courage Everywhere Also included in this volume is Emmeline Pankhurst’s landmark […]

Leadocracy: Hiring More Great Leaders (like You) Into Government

Hiring on Purpose: How the Y Scouts Method Is … This groundbreaking guide will help you cut through the usual interview and resume BS to recognize and attract innovative problem-solvers who fit perfectly with your company’s culture, mission, and DNA.     Christmas Moon And just as the holidays threaten to consume her, Samantha is […]

I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence

The Jewel And toeing the line between being calculating and rebellious, Violet must decide what, and who, she is willing to risk for her own freedom. *BCCB The Jewel means wealth. The Jewel means beauty. The Jewel means royalty.     Amy Chelsea Stacie Dee FOUND INSIDE Cousins Amy and Dee were kidnapped by a […]

Think Like An Accountant: A Non-accountant’s Guide to Accounting

Ways of War and Peace FOUND INSIDE As I advance in years I look upon life as a good deal of a paradox; at times it seems to be a mass of contradictions of love and hate, of friendship and enmity, of truths and falsehoods, of war and peace.     Blackstone’s Statutes on Intellectual […]