Limitless Mind: Learn, Lead, and Live Without Borders
By Jo Boaler
HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers; hardcover; $26.99
Dr. Jo Boaler is a Professor of Mathematics Education at Stanford University, and the faculty director of youcubed, an education resource that has reached over 230 million students. She is the author of the first MOOC on mathematics teaching and learning, as well as nine mathematic books and numerous research articles.
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The Bourbon King: The Life and Crimes of George Remus, Prohibition’s Evil Genius
By Bob Batchelor
Diversion Books; hardcover, 400 pages; $27.99; available today, September 3
When people think of the 1920s and Prohibition, the name Al Capone comes to mind immediately, but there was a bigger player on the scene, a man many believe accumulated more wealth than the notorious gangster, and he did it with a lot more sophistication.
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The Glass Woman
By Caroline Lea
Harper; hardcover, 392 pages; $27.99; available today, September 3
The Glass Woman is centered on a young woman caught in a loveless marriage faces dangers real and imagined in 17th-century Iceland.
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The Chestnut Man
By Søren Sveistrup
Harper; hardcover, 528 pages; $28.99; available today, September 3
Søren Sveistrup is an internationally acclaimed script writer, creator and film producer of several TV series. From 2007 to 2012 he was the creator and writer of “The Killing,” which has won several international awards, has been sold to more than a hundred countries all over the world, and was remade for AMC by Fox Television Studios in the US. He lives in Copenhagen.
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The Call Of The Wild + Free
By Ainsley Arment
HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers; hardcover, $29.99; available today, September 3
Ainsley Arment was inspired by the spirit of naturalist and philosopher Henry David Thoreau, who wrote that “all good things are wild and free,” when she created a growing online community of parents focused on providing a quality education at home, Wild + Free.
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Swamp Wars: Donald Trump and the New American Populism vs. The Old Order
By Jeffrey Lord
Bombardier Books; hardcover; $27.00
Jeffrey Lord is a former political director in Ronald Reagan’s White House and was recently a CNN contributor, columnist, and author.
In his new book Swamp Wars, Lord examines how Donald Trump rode a wave of populist anger, conservatism, and fervor for reform all the way to the White House.
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On Tuesday, at the Copenhagen TV Festival, Netflix announced that its second Danish original series will be “The Chestnut Man.”
This is based on the debut novel by award winning writer Søren Sveistrup, which will be available in the United States on September 3 from Harper.
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Socialism Sucks: Two Economists Drink Their Way Through The Unfree World
By Robert Lawson and Benjamin Powell
Regnery Publishing; hardcover; $25.99
The economic theory of socialism is having a rebirth as millions of Americans—young and old—are preaching its virtues as fair and decrying capitalism.
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The Last Widow
By Karin Slaughter
William Morrow; hardcover, 464 pages; $27.99; available this Tuesday, August 20
Karin Slaughter is a literary force to be reckoned with, as her gripping and emotionally-charged New York Times bestselling thrillers have been enthralling readers for the last 19 years.
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Homegrown: How the Red Sox Built a Champion from the Ground Up
By Alex Speier
William Morrow; hardcover, $27.99; e-Book, $14.99
The 2018 Boston Red Sox are one of the greatest teams in baseball history, as they won 108 games in the regular season, the most in their franchise’s history before they went on to win their fourth World Championship in 15 seasons.
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