Unconventional
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Cover Art: Free : the future of a radical price /
Free : the future of a radical price /
Anderson, Chris, 1961-
Adult Nonfiction Book 658.816 A 2009
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Cover Art: Predictably irrational : the hidden forces that shape our decisions /
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Cover Art: Nurtureshock : new thinking about children /
Nurtureshock : new thinking about children /
Bronson, Po, 1964-
Adult Nonfiction Book 305.231 B 2009
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Cover Art: How the Irish saved civilization : the untold story of Ireland's heroic role fro
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Cover Art: Bait and switch : the (futile) pursuit of the American dream /
Bait and switch : the (futile) pursuit of the American dream /
Ehrenreich, Barbara.
Adult Nonfiction Book 650.14 E
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Cover Art: Bright-sided : how the relentless promotion of positive thinking has undermined
Bright-sided : how the relentless promotion of positive thinking has undermined
Ehrenreich, Barbara.
Adult Nonfiction Book 155.232 E 2009b
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Cover Art: Nickel and dimed : on (not) getting by in America /
Nickel and dimed : on (not) getting by in America /
Ehrenreich, Barbara.
Adult Nonfiction Book 301.4416 E
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Cover Art: Outliers : the story of success /
Outliers : the story of success /
Gladwell, Malcolm, 1963-
Adult Nonfiction Book 302 G
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Cover Art: Blink : the power of thinking without thinking /
Blink : the power of thinking without thinking /
Gladwell, Malcolm, 1963-
Adult Nonfiction Book 153.44 G
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Cover Art: Why we make mistakes : how we look without seeing, forget things in seconds, and
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Cover Art: Mirroring people : the new science of how we connect with others /
Mirroring people : the new science of how we connect with others /
Iacoboni, Marco.
Adult Nonfiction Book 573.8536 I
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Cover Art: The ghost map : the story of London's most terrifying epidemic--and how it chang
The ghost map : the story of London's most terrifying epidemic--and how it chang
Johnson, Steven, 1968-
Adult Nonfiction Book 614.514 J
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Cover Art: Bozo sapiens : why to err is human /
Bozo sapiens : why to err is human /
Kaplan, Michael, 1959-
Adult Nonfiction Book 153.42 K
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Cover Art: Freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything /
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Cover Art: Super freakonomics : global cooling, patriotic prostitutes, and why suicide bomb
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Cover Art: Born to run : a hidden tribe, superathletes, and the greatest race the world has
Born to run : a hidden tribe, superathletes, and the greatest race the world has
McDougall, Christopher, 1962-
Adult Nonfiction Book 796.42409 M
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Cover Art: Green metropolis : why living smaller, living closer, and driving less are the k
Green metropolis : why living smaller, living closer, and driving less are the k
Owen, David, 1955-
Adult Nonfiction Book 304.20917 O 2009
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Cover Art: Cheap : the high cost of discount culture /
Cheap : the high cost of discount culture /
Shell, Ellen Ruppel, 1952-
Adult Nonfiction Book 381.14909 S 2009
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Cover Art: Free range kids : giving our children the freedom we had without going nuts with
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Cover Art: Where the wild things were : life, death, and ecological wreckage in a land of v
Where the wild things were : life, death, and ecological wreckage in a land of v
Stolzenburg, William.
Adult Nonfiction Book 577.16 S
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Cover Art: The black swan : the impact of the highly improbable /
The black swan : the impact of the highly improbable /
Taleb, Nassim.
Adult Nonfiction Book 003.54 T
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Cover Art: The purity myth : how America's obsession with virginity is hurting young women
The purity myth : how America's obsession with virginity is hurting young women
Valenti, Jessica.
Adult Nonfiction Book 306.7082 V 2009
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Cover Art: Traffic : why we drive the way we do (and what it says about us) /
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