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The Green Witch: Your Complete Guide to the Natural Magic of Herbs, Flowers, Essential Oils, and More
The New York Nobody Knows: Walking 6,000 Miles in the City

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  • ★★ it was ok
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  • ★★★★★ it was amazing

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II Cybernetic Frontiers ★★★★★
Cult of the Dead Cow: How the Original Hacking Supergroup Might Just Save the World ★★★
The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. ★★★★★
Hunter S. Thompson's Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas #1 ★★★★
Generation Kill: Devil Dogs, Iceman, Captain America, and the New Face of American War ★★★★
The Joy of Less, A Minimalist Living Guide: How to Declutter, Organize, and Simplify Your Life ★★★★
Kasher in the Rye: The True Tale of a White Boy from Oakland Who Became a Drug Addict, Criminal, Mental Patient, and Then Turned 16 ★★★★
Nickel Plated ★★★★
Hunter S. Thompson's Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas #2 ★★★★
The 4-Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat-Loss, Incredible Sex, and Becoming Superhuman ★★★
Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002) ★★★★★
Kids These Days: Human Capital and the Making of Millennials ★★★★
Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind ★★★★
Attempting Normal ★★★★
Visualize This: The FlowingData Guide to Design, Visualization, and Statistics ★★★
After The Prophet: The Epic Story Of The Shia Sunni Split In Islam ★★★
The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap ★★
On War ★★
Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life ★★★
On Trails: An Exploration ★★★
No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State ★★
ISIS: The State of Terror ★★
Telling True Stories: A Nonfiction Writers' Guide from the Nieman Foundation at Harvard University ★★★
Interaction of Color ★★
Tao Te Ching ★★★★★
In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives ★★
Meat Is for Pussies: A How-To Guide for Dudes Who Want to Get Fit, Kick Ass, and Take Names ★★
History's Greatest Generals: 10 Commanders Who Conquered Empires, Revolutionized Warfare, and Changed History Forever ★★
Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution ★★★★
Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier ★★★
Rebels: My Life Behind Enemy Lines with Warlords, Fanatics and Not-so-Friendly Fire ★★★★
Green: A Field Guide to Marijuana ★★★
The Dead Emcee Scrolls: The Lost Teachings of Hip-Hop ★★★★★
Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching: A Book about the Way and the Power of the Way ★★★★
So Sad Today: Personal Essays ★★★★★
The Last Magazine ★★★★★
Crypto Anarchy, Cyberstates, and Pirate Utopias ★★★★★
Be Here Now ★★★★★
Snow Crash ★★★★★
The I Ching or Book of Changes ★★★★★
The Diamond Age ★★★★★
The Pisces ★★★★
Darkest America: Black Minstrelsy from Slavery to Hip-Hop ★★★★
Attempted Hippie ★★★★
Women ★★★
Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls ★★★★★
Manage Your Day-to-Day: Build Your Routine, Find Your Focus, and Sharpen Your Creative Mind ★★★★
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking ★★
Get the Picture: A Personal History of Photojournalism ★★★
Photojournalism: The Professionals' Approach [With Dvdrom] ★★★★★
The 4-Hour Chef: The Simple Path to Cooking Like a Pro, Learning Anything, and Living the Good Life ★★★★
Insanely Simple: The Obsession That Drives Apple's Success ★★★★
On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction ★★★★
Just One Thing: Developing a Buddha Brain One Simple Practice at a Time ★★★★
Ideas in Food: Great Recipes and Why They Work ★★★
How Nonviolence Protects the State ★★★★
How to Make War ★★★★
The Hacker Ethic: A Radical Approach to the Philosophy of Business ★★★
Eastern Standard Tribe ★★★★★
Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town ★★★★★
Visualizing Data: Exploring and Explaining Data with the Processing Environment ★★★
Envisioning Information ★★★★
Beautiful Evidence ★★★★
Sound Reporting: The NPR Guide to Audio Journalism and Production ★★★★★
Children of the Mind (Ender's Saga, #4) ★★★★
Speaker for the Dead (Ender's Saga, #2) ★★★★★
Xenocide (Ender's Saga, #3) ★★★★★
Ender's Shadow (The Shadow Series, #1) ★★★★
Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1) ★★★★

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American Indian Myths and Legends Richard Erdoes

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Forest Bathing: How Trees Can Help You Find Health and Happiness Qing Li

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The Fated Sky: Astrology in History Benson Bobrick

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On Trails: An Exploration Robert Moor

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The Green Witch: Your Complete Guide to the Natural Magic of Herbs, Flowers, Essential Oils, and More Arin Murphy-Hiscock

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Other People: Takes & Mistakes David Shields

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Cult of the Dead Cow: How the Original Hacking Supergroup Might Just Save the World Joseph Menn

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The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. Neal Stephenson

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Kids These Days: Human Capital and the Making of Millennials Malcolm Harris

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Tao Te Ching Lao Tzu

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Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching: A Book about the Way and the Power of the Way Lao Tzu

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Direct Action: An Ethnography David Graeber

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The New York Nobody Knows: Walking 6,000 Miles in the City William B. Helmreich

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Riot. Strike. Riot: The New Era of Uprisings Joshua Clover

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So Sad Today: Personal Essays Melissa Broder

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After The Prophet: The Epic Story Of The Shia Sunni Split In Islam Lesley Hazleton

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Kasher in the Rye: The True Tale of a White Boy from Oakland Who Became a Drug Addict, Criminal, Mental Patient, and Then Turned 16 Moshe Kasher

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Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier Edward L. Glaeser

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The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap Matt Taibbi

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The Last Magazine Michael Hastings

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The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation Jon Gertner

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Women Charles Bukowski

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The 4-Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat-Loss, Incredible Sex, and Becoming Superhuman Timothy Ferriss

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Anarchy Works (Annotated) Peter Gelderloos

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The Pisces Melissa Broder

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How to Think Like an Anthropologist Matthew Engelke

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Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002) David Sedaris

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