Opium: How an Ancient Flower Shaped and Poisoned Our World
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   John Halpern
Format:   Hardcover

Description:
"A landmark project." -- Dr. Andrew Weil
"Engrossing and highly readable." -- Sam Quinones
"An astonishing journey through time and space." -- Julie Holland, MD
"The most important, provocative, and challenging book I've read in a long time." -- Laurence Bergreen

From a psychiatrist on the frontlines of addiction me
Quichotte: A Novel
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Salman Rushdie
Format:   Hardcover

Description:
A dazzling Don Quixote for the modern age - an epic tour de force that is as much an homage to an immortal work of literature as it is to the quest for love and family, by Booker Prize-winning, internationally bestselling author Salman Rushdie

SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE

Inspired by the Cervantes classic, Sam DuChamp, mediocre writer of spy th
How Happiness Happens: Finding Lasting Joy in a World of Comparison, Disappointment, and Unmet Expectations
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Max Lucado
Format:   Hardcover

Description:

In a world searching for happiness, bestselling author Max Lucado provides a personal plan for a life filled with lasting and fulfilling joy, supported by Jesus' teaching and modern research.

Do you feel happy?

How long has it been since you felt a level of contagious, infectious, unflappable, unstoppable happiness? Maybe your answer is, "All the time

How to Raise a Reader
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Pamela Paul
Format:   Hardcover

Description:
An indispensable guide to welcoming children - from babies to teens - to a lifelong love of reading, written by Pamela Paul and Maria Russo, editors of The New York Times Book Review.

Do you remember your first visit to where the wild things are? How about curling up for hours on end to discover the secret of the Sorcerer's Stone? Combining clear, practi
How to Stop Losing Your Sh*t with Your Kids: A Practical Guide to Becoming a Calmer, Happier Parent
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Carla Naumburg
Format:   Paperback

Description:
Ever lose it with your kid? If so, you're definitely not alone. Parenting is stressful, children are insane, and you're only human. Carla Naumburg, PhD, a clinical social worker, was so at a loss with her daughters that she found herself Googling "how to stop yelling at my kids" during a particularly grueling evening. That moment led to this book - a sh
24/6: The Power of Unplugging One Day a Week
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Tiffany Shlain
Format:   Hardcover

Description:
In 24/6, Tiffany Shlain explores how turning off screens one day a week can work wonders on your brain, body, and soul - and why this regular practice of looking up gives you a better chance of seeing the big picture.

Internet pioneer and renowned filmmaker Tiffany Shlain takes us on a provocative and entertaining journey through past, present, and future o