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500 Milliliter Essential Oil Diffuser, InnooCare Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier, 4 Timer Setting Aromatherapy Diffuser, Auto Shut-off for Office Home Bedroom Baby Room Study Yoga Spa Size:500ML What are the amazing features of InnooCare 500ml Essential Oil Diffuser? *Large 500ml capacity – Fit large rooms (as
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Size:500ML What are the amazing features of InnooCare 500ml Essential Oil Diffuser? *Large 500ml capacity – Fit large rooms (as large as 600 sq.ft) better, release mist at a rate of 40-60 ml per hour, run up to all night long.*Whisper-quiet –Quiet enough to fit a bedroom, baby room or office. *Ultrasonic cool mist – Can be used as humidifier if you like. With essential oils, it helps relax & sleep, elevate mood, ward off illness and stress. *High/low mist control –Convenient to set the mist amount according to the room space or adjust the aroma scent density as you like. * 4 Timer Modes–1 hours/2 hours/3 hours or continuous on.* Waterless Auto Shut-off–Automatically turns off when water runs out, safety assured. *7-color Soothing LED Light–7 Colors Changing lamps with both bright & dim setting, can cycle around all the colors, set to one fixed color, or be turned off entirely. Reasons to select Innoo Tech Essential Oil Diffuser. ☆Quality Guaranteed -- CE, FCC, PSE certificated ☆30-Day 100% Refund Guarantee ☆12-Month Replacement Warranty ☆Free Life-time Technical Support ☆Professional After-Sale Team Product Size: 18cm*18 cm *16 cm (7.1’’*7.1’’*6.3’’) Package Included: 1*Aroma Diffuser, 1*Charger Adaptor, 1*measuring cup, 1*Cleaning Brush, 1*User Manual

2016
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Narconomics: How to Run a Drug Cartel An Amazon Best Book of February 2016: Chances are when you hear someone talking about the drug trade what comes to mind is an
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An Amazon Best Book of February 2016: Chances are when you hear someone talking about the drug trade what comes to mind is an image from T.V. or the movies—seedy dealers, million-dollar busts, films like Traffic and shows like The Wire. In Narconomics, author Tom Wainwright looks at the drug business as…a business. And it’s fascinating. We already know how internet shopping has changed the way people buy and sell goods, but in the course of his research Wainwright learned that all manner of illegal drugs are increasingly being bought and sold online, too. Interesting, right? Just wait until you read how customer service and product quality have been impacted by this change… And this is just one of the many ways in which an economist’s view paints a very different picture than the one we’re used to seeing. Wainwright’s fresh look at a decades-old problem shows not only how the narcotics industry is run, but also how the “war on drugs” could be more effective if law enforcement started thinking about the drug business as just another corporate jungle. --Seira Wilson “[Tom Wainwright] brings a fine and balanced analytical mind to some very good research…By looking at the drug trade as a business, Wainwright is able to reveal much about why it wreaks such havoc in Central and South America. Wainwright show[s] how drug violence is not so much senseless but the devastating result of economic calculations taken to their brutal extreme. [His] conclusion is titled 'Why Economists Make the Best Police Officers.' It is one of the pithiest and most persuasive arguments for drug law reform I have ever read.”—Misha Glenny, New York Times Sunday Book Review“A lively and engaging book, informed by both dogged reporting and gleanings from academic research...”—Wall Street Journal"A cracking read."—Reuters"One of the most exciting business books of the last few years."—Management Today"Tom Wainwright has powerfully argued in favor of legalizing drugs. He says that the policies aimed at stifling the drug trade seem to be misdirected and have failed... a controversial but well-argued book... a must-read for everyone interested in solving the drug issue. Wainwright makes a lot of sense at a time when the world seems helpless against drug traffickers."—The Washington Book Review“Narconomics is the book that Sean Penn wanted to write. Tom Wainwright may not have interviewed Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, but he did talk to drug kingpins every bit as ruthless and intimidating in writing this book…[and] he makes a convincing case…[Narconomics] presents an incisive look into a worldwide problem. Few Americans have escaped the corrosive influence of the drug trade on a family member or friend; this book explains the magnitude of the problem.”—The Washington Times“Tom Wainwright of the Economist brings a fine and balanced analytical mind to some very good research…”—Minneapolis Star Tribune“Narconomics: How to Run a Drug Cartel could not have come at a more pertinent time…The Economist's former Mexico City correspondent offers some needed context to the region wide debate over drug policy.”—Americas Quarterly“[Wainwright's] book is courageous on several levels… [he] challenges everyone at once—the dealers, the drug czars, and the bystanders in between. A daring work of investigative journalism and a well-reasoned argument for smarter drug policies.”—Kirkus Reviews

2016
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How to Win Friends & Influence People This grandfather of all people-skills books was first published in 1937. It was an overnight hit, eventually selling 15 million
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This grandfather of all people-skills books was first published in 1937. It was an overnight hit, eventually selling 15 million copies. How to Win Friends and Influence People is just as useful today as it was when it was first published, because Dale Carnegie had an understanding of human nature that will never be outdated. Financial success, Carnegie believed, is due 15 percent to professional knowledge and 85 percent to "the ability to express ideas, to assume leadership, and to arouse enthusiasm among people." He teaches these skills through underlying principles of dealing with people so that they feel important and appreciated. He also emphasizes fundamental techniques for handling people without making them feel manipulated. Carnegie says you can make someone want to do what you want them to by seeing the situation from the other person's point of view and "arousing in the other person an eager want." You learn how to make people like you, win people over to your way of thinking, and change people without causing offense or arousing resentment. For instance, "let the other person feel that the idea is his or hers," and "talk about your own mistakes before criticizing the other person." Carnegie illustrates his points with anecdotes of historical figures, leaders of the business world, and everyday folks. --Joan Price --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. Read more "it changed my life" Warren Buffet "The most successful self-help book of all time... Carnegie has never seemed more relevant" The Times "It's helped me immeasurably in life. I think everyone should read it" Jenny Colgan, Independent on Sunday "a no-nonsense guide to being a better person...an easy-to-read, practical guide" Spirit and Destiny --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. Read more

2015
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Men's Sport Watch, Dual Dial Waterproof Digital Analog 24H Military Outdoor Electronic LED Back Light Display Alarm Stopwatch 50M Water Resistant for Kids Boy Children Black Orange Highlights: • Imported Digital Electronic and Analog Quartz Movement provides precise and accurate time keeping • 12 / 24H
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Highlights: • Imported Digital Electronic and Analog Quartz Movement provides precise and accurate time keeping • 12 / 24H Supported Electronic Dial. Dual Time Support • Shower, Handwash, Swimming, No Problem! 50M 5ATM Water Resistant • EL Back Lights (Left Top) , Electronic LED Dial • Comfortable Soft PU Band Strap, Stylish Minimalism Design • Durable Stainless Steel Case Back Cover and Buckle • Calendar: Date, Week, Month. Alarm and Hourly Chime • Stopwatch Timer: 1/100 Second Chronograph with Split Functions • Shock Resistant, Suitable for both outdoor and indoor activities & sports, such as running, climbing, ect Material: • Case Front: Plastic • Case Back Cover: Stainless Steel • Band Material: PU (Polyurethane) • Watch Face: High Transparent Resin Glass Specification: • Dial Color: Black + Orange • Band Color: Black • Band Width: 0.98 inch / 2.5 cm • Band Length: 9.84 inch / 25 cm • Case Thickness: 0.58 inch / 1.48 cm • Case Diameter: 1.97 inch / 5 cm • Max Perimeter: 9.65 inch / 24.5 cm • Min Perimeter: 5.71 inch / 14.5 cm • Product Weight: 2.01 oz / 57 g • Battery Code: CR2025 / SR626SW What Is In The Package: • Mens Digital Analog Backlight Sports Watch x 1 •User Manual x 1 **NOTE**: • Please DONOT Press Any Buttons Underwater. Also avoid the use in extreme hot or cold temperature. • If mist or droplets found inside watch surface, please contact us immediately for maintenance to prevent moisture corrosion of the internal components. • Clean the strap by a soft cloth on regular bases is highly recommended. • Too much water contact will shorter watch life.

2016
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Rome: Season 2 Rome: The Complete Second Season (DVD)The year is 44 B.C. Julius Caesar has been assassinated and civil war threatens to destroy
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Rome: Season 2

Rome: The Complete Second Season (DVD)The year is 44 B.C. Julius Caesar has been assassinated and civil war threatens to destroy the Republic. In the void left by Caesar's demise, egos clash and numerous players jockey for position. The brutally ambitious Mark Antony attempts to solidify his power, aligning himself with Atia, but coming to blows with her cunning son Octavian, who has been anointed in Caesar's will as his only son and heir. Meanwhile Titus Pullo attempts to pull his friend Lucius Vorenus out of the darkness that has engulfed his soul in the wake of personal tragedy. For once again, the fates of these two mismatched soldiers seem inexorably tied to the fate of Rome itself.]]> Unlike another certain celebrated HBO series, Rome's end will satisfy those swept up in its lavishly mounted spectacle and invested in the human dramas of the historical figures and fictional characters. Season 2 begins in the wake of Julius Caesar's assassination, and charts the power struggle to fill his sandals between "vulgar beast" Mark Antony (James Purefoy) and "clever boy" Octavian (Simon Woods), who is surprisingly named Caesar's sole heir. The series' most compelling relationship is between fellow soldiers and unlikely friends, the honorable Lucius Vorenus (Kevin McKidd) and Titus "Violence is the only trade I know" Pullo (Ray Stevenson), who somewhat reverse roles when Vorenus is overcome with grief in the wake of his wife's suicide. Season 2 considerably ups the ante in the rivalry between Atia (an Emmy-worthy Polly Walker), who is Antony's mistress, and Servilia (Lindsay Duncan) with attempted poisonings and sickening torture. Another gripping subplot is Vorenus's estrangement from his children, who, at the climax of the season opener are presumed slaughtered, but whose true fate may be even more devastating to the father who cursed them. Rome's second season does not scrimp on the series' sex and violence, in both cases exceedingly brutal. But in this cauldron of treachery and betrayal, words, too, are vicious, as when a defiant Atia ominously tells Octavian's new wife, Livia, "Far better women that you have sworn to [destroy me]. Go look for them now." In writing Rome's epitaph, we come to praise this series, not to bury it. Although two seasons was not enough to establish a Rome empire, it stands as one of HBO's crowning achievements. --Donald Liebenson

2015
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Life is good Men's Good Catch Fishing Crusher Tee The Crusher tee is a Life is good classic. Customers love the fit, feel, and optimistic graphics on our most popular tee.
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The Crusher tee is a Life is good classic. Customers love the fit, feel, and optimistic graphics on our most popular tee.

2016
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AquaDance Shower Head with 6-Setting, Chrome Finish AquaDance® Premium 6-Setting Showerhead - offers the Ultimate Shower Experience! You will love SIX FULL WATER SPRAY SETTINGS
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AquaDance® Premium 6-Setting Showerhead - offers the Ultimate Shower Experience! You will love SIX FULL WATER SPRAY SETTINGS that are truly different! Click-Lever Dial makes it easy to change the settings while RUB-CLEAN JETS make cleaning your shower head easy and effortless! Water Saving Pause Mode is great for saving water in RVs and boats. Premium Easy-to-Open Packaging – your order will arrive in an easy to open premium recyclable box that protects your product during shipping. No hard to open plastic casings, plain brown boxes or cheap poly bags! Each box contains a Premium 3.25 Inch Chrome Face Shower Head and Free Teflon Tape. Detailed easy-to-follow Installation Manual makes the installation process trouble-free and perfect! Every shower head comes with hassle-free easy to register LIMITED LIFETIME WARRANTY! Contact us via Amazon or call our Customer Service and we will be happy to help you! Get AquaDance® Premium Shower Head for EVERY bath in your home! Whether you are looking for a shower head, handheld shower or 3-Way Shower combo - we offer you only the best! Product Information • 3.5-Inch Chrome Face • Six settings: Power Rain, Massage, Power Mist, Rain/Mist, Rain/Massage, Water Saving Pause Mode • Three-zone click-lever dial • Rub-Clean Jets for easy maintenance • Angle-Adjustable • Modern design • Free Teflon Tape • Tool-Free Installation, no assembly required • Limited Lifetime Warranty

2016
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The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable (Incerto) Bestselling author Nassim Nicholas Taleb continues his exploration of randomness in his fascinating new book, The Black Swan, in
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Bestselling author Nassim Nicholas Taleb continues his exploration of randomness in his fascinating new book, The Black Swan, in which he examines the influence of highly improbable and unpredictable events that have massive impact. Engaging and enlightening, The Black Swan is a book that may change the way you think about the world, a book that Chris Anderson calls, "a delightful romp through history, economics, and the frailties of human nature." See Anderson's entire guest review below. Guest Reviewer: Chris AndersonChris Anderson is editor-in-chief of Wired magazine and the author of The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business Is Selling Less of More. Four hundred years ago, Francis Bacon warned that our minds are wired to deceive us. "Beware the fallacies into which undisciplined thinkers most easily fall--they are the real distorting prisms of human nature." Chief among them: "Assuming more order than exists in chaotic nature." Now consider the typical stock market report: "Today investors bid shares down out of concern over Iranian oil production." Sigh. We're still doing it. Our brains are wired for narrative, not statistical uncertainty. And so we tell ourselves simple stories to explain complex thing we don't--and, most importantly, can't--know. The truth is that we have no idea why stock markets go up or down on any given day, and whatever reason we give is sure to be grossly simplified, if not flat out wrong. Nassim Nicholas Taleb first made this argument in Fooled by Randomness, an engaging look at the history and reasons for our predilection for self-deception when it comes to statistics. Now, in The Black Swan: the Impact of the Highly Improbable, he focuses on that most dismal of sciences, predicting the future. Forecasting is not just at the heart of Wall Street, but it’s something each of us does every time we make an insurance payment or strap on a seat belt. The problem, Nassim explains, is that we place too much weight on the odds that past events will repeat (diligently trying to follow the path of the "millionaire next door," when unrepeatable chance is a better explanation). Instead, the really important events are rare and unpredictable. He calls them Black Swans, which is a reference to a 17th century philosophical thought experiment. In Europe all anyone had ever seen were white swans; indeed, "all swans are white" had long been used as the standard example of a scientific truth. So what was the chance of seeing a black one? Impossible to calculate, or at least they were until 1697, when explorers found Cygnus atratus in Australia. Nassim argues that most of the really big events in our world are rare and unpredictable, and thus trying to extract generalizable stories to explain them may be emotionally satisfying, but it's practically useless. September 11th is one such example, and stock market crashes are another. Or, as he puts it, "History does not crawl, it jumps." Our assumptions grow out of the bell-curve predictability of what he calls "Mediocristan," while our world is really shaped by the wild powerlaw swings of "Extremistan." In full disclosure, I'm a long admirer of Taleb's work and a few of my comments on drafts found their way into the book. I, too, look at the world through the powerlaw lens, and I too find that it reveals how many of our assumptions are wrong. But Taleb takes this to a new level with a delightful romp through history, economics, and the frailties of human nature. --Chris Anderson Read more From Booklist In business and government, major money is spent on prediction. Uselessly, according to Taleb, who administers a severe thrashing to MBA- and Nobel Prize-credentialed experts who make their living from economic forecasting. A financial trader and current rebel with a cause, Taleb is mathematically oriented and alludes to statistical concepts that underlie models of prediction, while his expressive energy is expended on roller-coaster passages, bordering on gleeful diatribes, on why experts are wrong. They neglect Taleb's metaphor of "the black swan," whose discovery invalidated the theory that all swans are white. Taleb rides this manifestation of the unpredicted event into a range of phenomena, such as why a book becomes a best-seller or how an entrepreneur becomes a billionaire, taking pit stops with philosophers who have addressed the meaning of the unexpected and confounding. Taleb projects a strong presence here that will tempt outside-the-box thinkers into giving him a look. Gilbert TaylorCopyright © American Library Association. All rights reserved

2015
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Brave New World "Community, Identity, Stability" is the motto of Aldous Huxley's utopian World State. Here everyone consumes daily
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"Community, Identity, Stability" is the motto of Aldous Huxley's utopian World State. Here everyone consumes daily grams of soma, to fight depression, babies are born in laboratories, and the most popular form of entertainment is a "Feelie," a movie that stimulates the senses of sight, hearing, and touch. Though there is no violence and everyone is provided for, Bernard Marx feels something is missing and senses his relationship with a young women has the potential to be much more than the confines of their existence allow. Huxley foreshadowed many of the practices and gadgets we take for granted today--let's hope the sterility and absence of individuality he predicted aren't yet to come. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition. Read more From Library Journal Grade 8 Up-Brave New World by Aldous Huxley is a classic science fiction work that continues to be a significant warning to our society today. Tony Britton, the reader, does an excellent job of portraying clinical detachment as the true nature of the human incubators is revealed. The tone lightens during the vacation to the wilderness and the contrast is even more striking. Each character is given a separate personality by Britton's voices. As the story moves from clinical detachment to the human interest of Bernard, the nonconformist, and John, the "Savage," listeners are drawn more deeply into the plot. Finally, the reasoned tones of the Controller explain away all of John's arguments against the civilization, leading to John's death as he cannot reconcile his beliefs to theirs.The abridgement is very well done, and the overall message of the novel is clearly presented. The advanced vocabulary and complex themes lend themselves to class discussion and further research. There is sure to be demand for this classic in schools and public libraries.Pat Griffith, Schlow Memorial Library, State College, PA Copyright 1999 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition. Read more

2015
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O-Cedar Dual Action Microfiber Flip Mop Damp/Dry All Surface Mop Package Quantity:1 The Unbeatable Cleaning Power & Durability of Microfiber This capable microfiber mop is made with
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Package Quantity:1 The Unbeatable Cleaning Power & Durability of Microfiber This capable microfiber mop is made with ultra-dense chenille for efficient dry dusting and dirt pickup. On the other side, the scrubbing strips safely remove embedded dirt and give you twice the cleaning power. Use & Care Instructions: Use dry: Attracts and holds dirt, dust and hair for a thorough clean. Use damp: Cleans effectively without chemicals. To use damp, mist the floor using a spray bottle or remove pad off of base, rinse and wring by hand, and re-attach. Pad is machine or hand washable up to 100 times. Lay flat to dry. For best results do not use bleach or fabric softener and make sure Velcro is attached before washing. Refills available. Change refill every three to six months for best results.

2016
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BIC America Wite Out Correction Tape Size:6-count BIC Wite-Out EZ Correct applies dry and provides instant write over. Wite-Out EZ Correct allows you to cover one
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Size:6-count BIC Wite-Out EZ Correct applies dry and provides instant write over. Wite-Out EZ Correct allows you to cover one line of text at a time and is fast, clean and easy to use. Correct mistakes without drips, smears, odor or photocopy shadow. Wite-Out EZ Correct covers instantly and completely!

2016
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Viva Naturals Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser - Vibrant Changeable LED Lights, Soothing Mist & Oxygen, Automatic Shut Off Incorporate the benefits of aromatherapy into your everyday lifestyle with our ultrasonic diffuser. Perfect for DIY calming
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Incorporate the benefits of aromatherapy into your everyday lifestyle with our ultrasonic diffuser. Perfect for DIY calming, energizing, relaxing, or whatever you’re in the mood for type of blend!Natural Air Freshener - Our ultrasonic technology breaks up essential oil into micro particles, creating a fine water vapor that spreads throughout any room. A delightful scent within minutes of turning on!Improves Oil Quality & Efficacy - By projecting a cold, even mist, essential oils are not heated to preserve their therapeutic benefits. Especially important for temperature-sensitive oils like our cold-pressed lemon or bergamot oil. Our ultrasonic diffuser ensures oil quality is optimal and aromatic.The Viva Naturals DifferenceBy using high frequencies, tiny oil droplets project comforting or energizing aromas wherever you need them most. Unlike aromatherapy lamps or heat diffusers, our diffuser delivers subtle, consistent aromas without overpowering a room.

2017
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Marigold 12" Professional Metal Base Paper Trimmer Guillotine Cutter (GL410) Style:12" Paper Guillotine GL410 paper trimmer is a guillotine style of paper cutters, designed for the occasional 10-Sheet
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Style:12" Paper Guillotine GL410 paper trimmer is a guillotine style of paper cutters, designed for the occasional 10-Sheet cutting job. With 12”*10” size, this guillotine trimmer is very solid, lightweight and portable. It also features two important safety designs: 1> Protective acrylic guard ; 2> un-sharpened but hardened 12” creative blade . Protective acrylic guard prevents your fingers from being cut by mistaken operations, and un-sharpened but hardened blade works as a double insurance to protect your fingers. It could cut paper in a clean and neat way but not work on your fingers. As a general Purpose trimmer, this trimmer’s base plate is made of durable metal material with fantastic painting. It is appropriate for use in the office or home. Guillotine style blade has no problem cutting through thick materials or high capacity projects. This paper trimmer has a 12 inches cutting length and chops 10 sheets at once in a thin, straight line.

2016
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H Is for Hawk An Amazon Best Book of the Month for March 2015: When naturalist and falconer Helen Macdonald lost her beloved father, she
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An Amazon Best Book of the Month for March 2015: When naturalist and falconer Helen Macdonald lost her beloved father, she “thought [her] world was ending.” Seems apropos, then, that her journey from crippling grief to something resembling grace is on the wings of another deadly bird of prey--the notoriously prickly, and murderous, goshawk. In H Is for Hawk, you will meet Mabel, not your typical bloodthirsty specimen, as she is trained to hunt like the goshawks of yore. It is this brash, slightly mad undertaking that wrenches Macdonald free from despair, and brings her to a place where she can begin again. Doesn’t sound like your kind of thing? You’d be surprised. Macdonald’s gorgeously wrought prose holds you in thrall from the first page, and provides something akin to the escape, and salvation, that nature provides her. In ‘Hawk’ you will also learn about the famed Arthurian novelist T.H. White, a kindred soul to Macdonald in certain ways. One of the things that endeared him to her was his “childish delight” with all things wild, something you’ll be hard-pressed not to experience as soon as you tap into this tome. –Erin Kodicek * Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award* Shortlisted for the Kirkus Prize in Nonfiction* Finalist for the Andrew Carnegie Award in Nonfiction* The Costa Book of the Year* Winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize"Breathtaking . . . Helen Macdonald renders an indelible impression of a raptor’s fierce essence—and her own—with words that mimic feathers, so impossibly pretty we don’t notice their astonishing engineering." —Vicki Constantine Croke, New York Times Book Review (cover review)"Helen Macdonald’s beautiful and nearly feral book, H Is for Hawk, reminds us that excellent nature writing can lay bare some of the intimacies of the wild world as well. Her book is so good that, at times, it hurt me to read it. It draws blood, in ways that seem curative. . . . [An] instant classic." —Dwight Garner, New York Times"Extraordinary . . . indelible . . . [it contains] one of the most memorable passages I’ve read this year, or for that matter this decade . . . Mabel is described so vividly she becomes almost physically present on the page." —Lev Grossman, TIME"Captivating and beautifully written, it’s a meditation on the bond between beasts and humans and the pain and beauty of being alive." —People (Book of the Week)"One of the loveliest things you’ll read this year . . . You’ll never see a bird overhead the same way again." —Jason Sheeler, Entertainment Weekly"[A] singular book that combines memoir and landscape, history and falconry . . . it is not like anything I've ever read . . . what Macdonald tells us so eloquently in her fine memoir [is] that transformation of our docile or resigned lives can be had if we only look up into the world." —Susan Straight, Los Angeles Times"Had there been an award for the best new book that defies every genre, I imagine it would have won that too. . . . Coherent, complete, and riveting, perhaps the finest nonfiction I read in the past year." —Kathryn Schulz, New Yorker"The art of Macdonald’s book is in the way that she weaves together various kinds of falling apart—the way she loops one unraveling thread of meaning into another. . . . What’s lovely about [it] is the clarity with which she sees both the inner and outer worlds that she lives in." —Caleb Crain, New York Review of Books"One of the most riveting encounters between a human being and an animal ever written." —Simon Worrall, National Geographic"Assured, honest and raw . . . a soaring wonder of a book." —Daneet Steffens, Boston Globe"An elegantly written amalgam of nature writing, personal memoir, literary portrait and an examination of bereavement. . . . It illuminates unexpected things in unexpected ways." —Guy Gavriel Kay, Washington Post"To categorize this work as merely memoir, nature writing or spiritual writing would understate [Macdonald’s] achievement . . . her prose glows and burns." —Karin Altenberg, Wall Street Journal"Dazzling." —Kate Guadagnino, Vogue"Unsparing, fierce . . . a superior accomplishment. There’s not a line here that rings false; every insight is hard won . . . Macdonald has found the ideal balance between art and truth." —David Laskin, Seattle Times"One of the best books about nature that I've ever read. Macdonald's wonderful gift for language and her keen observations bring pleasure to every page." —Karen Sandstrom, Cleveland Plain Dealer"[With] sumptuously poetic prose . . . there is deft interplay between agony and ecstasy, elegy and rebirth, wildness and domesticity, alongside subtle reminders about the cruelty of nature and our necessary faith in humanity." —Malcolm Forbes, Minneapolis Star Tribune"One of a kind . . . Macdonald is a poet, her language rich and taut. . . . As she descends into a wild, nearly mad connection with her hawk, her words keep powerful track. . . . [She] brings her observer's eye and poet's voice to the universal experience of sorrow and loss." —Barbara Brotman, Chicago Tribune"A heart-poundingly good read." —Helen W. Mallon, Philadelphia Inquirer"Incandescent . . . glorious, passionate, and heartbreaking." —Sy Montgomery, Orion"A triumph." —Nick Willoughby, Salon"The hawk-book's form is perfect. It prickles your skin the way nature can when you are surprised by an animal in your path. Some books are not books but visitations, and this one has crossed its share of thresholds before arriving here, to an impossible middle perch between wilderness and culture, past and present, life and death." —Katy Waldman, Slate"A genre-busting dazzler of a book, worthy of the near-universal accolades that it's received so far." —Elisabeth Donnelly, Flavorwire"Extraordinary . . . Macdonald elegantly weaves multitudinous and extremely complex issues into a single work of seamless prose." —Lucy Scholes, The Daily Beast"The echoes of myth in Macdonald’s writing, however subtle and unobtrusive, lend her book an emotional weight usually reserved only for literature, and a grace only for poetry. But this is one of the book’s great achievements: to belong to several genres at once, and to succeed at all of them." —Madeleine Larue, The Millions"[Macdonald’s] writing—about soil and weather, myth and history, pain and its slow easing—retains the qualities of [her hawk] Mabel's wild heart, and the commanding scope and piercing accuracy of her hawk's eye." —Joanna Scutts, Newsday"Brutal yet redemptive . . . a real stunner." —Alexis Burling, The Oregonian"Gorgeous." —Diane Rehm, The Diane Rehm Show"A wonder both of nature and of meditative writing." —Maureen Corrigan, Fresh Air with Terry Gross"To read Helen Macdonald's new memoir is to have every cell of your body awake and alive." —Robin Young, Here and Now"In this profoundly inquiring and wholly enrapturing memoir, Macdonald exquisitely and unforgettably entwines misery and astonishment, elegy and natural history, human and hawk." —Donna Seaman, Booklist (starred review)"An inspired, beautiful and absorbing account of a woman battling grief—with a goshawk. . . . Writing with breathless urgency . . . Macdonald broadens her scope well beyond herself to focus on the antagonism between people and the environment. Whether you call this a personal story or nature writing, it's poignant, thoughtful and moving—and likely to become a classic in either genre." —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)"A unique and beautiful book with a searing emotional honesty, and descriptive language that is unparalleled in modern literature." —Costa Book Award citation"H is for Hawk is a work of great spirit and wonder, illuminated equally by terror and desire. Each beautiful sentence is capable of taking a reader’s breath. The book is built of feather and bone, intelligence and blood, and a vulnerability so profound as to conjure that vulnerability’s shadow, which is the great power of honesty. It is not just a definitive work on falconry; it is a definitive work on humanity, and all that can and cannot be possessed." —Rick Bass"A lovely touching book about a young woman grieving over the death of her father becoming rejuvenated by training one of the roughest, most difficult creatures in the heavens, the goshawk." —Jim Harrison"In addition to being an excellent memoir of loss and grief, H is for Hawk is a wonderful exploration of how birds of prey can function as metaphor to produce art and a roadmap for human lives. Read it and enrich your life." —Dan O’Brien"Rich with the poetry of ideation, the narrative flows through the author’s deeply textured story of personal loss like a mountain wind, swirling seamlessly through fields of literature, biology, natural history, and the art of hunting with hawks. Readers might do well to absorb this book a bite at a time—but be prepared for a full meal." —Lynn Schooler"A beautiful book on so many levels. Macdonald fearlessly probes each facet of grief and traverses its wilderness to reach redemption. But most beautiful of all is the complex, layered bond that builds between her and Mabel, her hawk. Who would have guessed that human and bird could share so much?" —Jan DeBlieu"In this elegant synthesis of memoir and literary sleuthing . . . Macdonald describes in beautiful, thoughtful prose how she comes to terms with death in new and startling ways." —Publishers Weekly"A dazzling piece of work: deeply affecting, utterly fascinating and blazing with love . . . a deeply human work shot through, like cloth of gold, with intelligence and compassion—an exemplar of the mysterious alchemy by which suffering can be transmuted into beauty. I will be surprised if a better book than H is for Hawk is published this year." —Melissa Harrison, Financial Times"More than any other writer I know, including her beloved [T.H.] White, Macdonald is able to summon the mental world of a bird of prey . . . she extends the boundaries of nature writing. As a naturalist she has somehow acquired her bird's laser-like visual acuity. As a writer she combines a lexicographer's pleasure in words as carefully curated objects with an inventive passion for new words or for ways of releasing fresh effects from the old stock. . . . Macdonald looks set to revive the genre." —Mark Cocker, Guardian"A talon-sharp memoir that will thrill and chill you to the bone . . . Macdonald has just the right blend of the scientist and the poet, of observing on the one hand and feeling on the other." —Craig Brown, Daily Mail"What [Macdonald] has achieved is a very rare thing in literature—a completely realistic account of a human relationship with animal consciousness. . . . Her training of Mabel has the suspense and tension of the here and now. You are gripped by the slightest movement, by the turn of every feather. It is a soaring performance and Mabel is the star." —John Carey, Sunday Times"A well-wrought book, one part memoir, one part gorgeous evocation of the natural world and one part literary meditation . . . lit with flashes of grace, a grace that sweeps down to the reader to hold her wrist tight with beautiful, terrible claws. The discovery of the season." —Erica Wagner, Economist"The magnificent H is for Hawk [has] grabbed me by its talons . . . [it’s] nature writing, but not as you know it. Astounding." —Caroline Sanderson, The Bookseller"It sings. I couldn’t stop reading." —Mark Haddon, author of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and A Spot of Bother"This beautiful book is at once heartfelt and clever in the way it mixes elegy with celebration: elegy for a father lost, celebration of a hawk found - and in the finding also a celebration of countryside, forbears of one kind and another, life-in-death. At a time of very distinguished writing about the relationship between human kind and the environment, it is immediately pre-eminent." —Andrew Motion, author of In the Blood"A deep, dark work of terrible beauty that will open fissures in the stoniest heart. . . . Macdonald is a survivor . . . she has produced one of the most eloquent accounts of bereavement you could hope to read . . . A grief memoir with wings." —The Bookseller"A book made from the heart that goes to the heart . . . It combines old and new nature and human nature with great originality. No one who has looked up to see a bird of prey cross the sky could read it and not have their life shifted." —Tim Dee, author of The Running Sky"The most magical book I have ever read." —Olivia Laing, author of The Trip to Echo Springs

2015
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