Jefferson and Hamilton
The Four Winds
Envious
The Darkest Evening of the Year
Tripwire
The Night Agent
Bridgerton Collection Volume 1
The Kaiser's Web
Michelangelo and the Pope's Ceiling
The Midnight Library
Fire and Blood
Canadian West Collection

New E-books Uploaded
Give Me Liberty  An American History

Give Me Liberty An American History


[Author] Eric Foner
  • Genre Book: History
  • Language: English, French and German

Give Me Liberty! is the #1 book in the U.S. history survey course because it works in the classroom. A single-author text by a leader in the field, Give Me Liberty! delivers an authoritative, accessible, concise, and integrated American history. Updated with powerful new scholarship on borderlands and the West, the Fifth Edition brings new interactive History Skills Tutorials and Norton InQuizitive for History, the award-winning adaptive quizzing tool. The best-selling Seagull Edition is also available in full color for the first time....

Continue Reading

The Devil In The White City

The Devil In The White City


[Author] Erik Larson
  • Genre Book: History
  • Language: English, French and German

'An irresistible page-turner that reads like the most compelling, sleep defying fiction' TIME OUT One was an architect. The other a serial killer. This is the incredible story of these two men and their realization of the Chicago World's Fair of 1893, and its amazing 'White City'; one of the wonders of the world. The architect was Daniel H. Burnham, the driving force behind the White City, the massive, visionary landscape of white buildings set in a wonderland of canals and gardens. The killer was H. H. Holmes, a handsome doctor with striking blue eyes. He used the attraction of the great fair - and his own devilish charms...

Continue Reading

The Gene

The Gene


[Author] Siddhartha Mukherjee
  • Genre Book: Medical
  • Language: English, French and German

The #1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller The basis for the PBS Ken Burns Documentary The Gene: An Intimate History From the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Emperor of All Maladies—a fascinating history of the gene and “a magisterial account of how human minds have laboriously, ingeniously picked apart what makes us tick” (Elle). "Sid Mukherjee has the uncanny ability to bring together science, history, and the future in a way that is understandable and riveting, guiding us through both time and the mystery of life itself." –Ken Burns “Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee dazzled readers with his Pulitzer Prize-winning The Emp...

Continue Reading

Cracking the AP World History Exam 2017  Premium Edition

Cracking the AP World History Exam 2017 Premium Edition


[Author] Princeton Review
  • Genre Book: Study Aids
  • Language: English, French and German

PREMIUM PRACTICE FOR A PERFECT 5! Equip yourself to ace the NEW 2017 AP World History Exam with this Premium version of The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide. This eBook edition is optimized for on-screen viewing with cross-linked questions, answers, and explanations. Created to align with the new 2017 exam, this Premium edition of our best-selling AP World History guide arms you to take on the test with thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, access to our AP Connect portal online, and 5 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations! Everything You Need to Know to H...

Continue Reading

The Perfect Horse

The Perfect Horse


[Author] Elizabeth Letts
  • Genre Book: Nature
  • Language: English, French and German

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of The Eighty-Dollar Champion, the remarkable story of the heroic rescue of priceless horses in the closing days of World War II In the chaotic last days of the war, a small troop of battle-weary American soldiers captures a German spy and makes an astonishing find—his briefcase is empty but for photos of beautiful white horses that have been stolen and kept on a secret farm behind enemy lines. Hitler has stockpiled the world’s finest purebreds in order to breed the perfect military machine—an equine master race. But with the starving Russian army closing in, the animals ...

Continue Reading

Extreme Ownership

Extreme Ownership


[Author] Jocko Willink
  • Genre Book: Business & Economics
  • Language: English, French and German

An updated edition of the blockbuster bestselling leadership book that took America and the world by storm, two U.S. Navy SEAL officers who led the most highly decorated special operations unit of the Iraq War demonstrate how to apply powerful leadership principles from the battlefield to business and life. Sent to the most violent battlefield in Iraq, Jocko Willink and Leif Babin’s SEAL task unit faced a seemingly impossible mission: help U.S. forces secure Ramadi, a city deemed “all but lost.” In gripping firsthand accounts of heroism, tragic loss, and hard-won victories in SEAL Team Three’s Task Unit Bruiser, th...

Continue Reading

Native American Sacred Places

Native American Sacred Places


[Author] United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Indian Affairs
  • Genre Book: Cultural property
  • Language: English, French and German

...

Continue Reading

Into the Wild

Into the Wild


[Author] Jon Krakauer
  • Genre Book: Travel
  • Language: English, French and German

In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Christopher Johnson McCandless. He had given $25,000 in savings to charity, abandoned his car and most of his possessions, burned all the cash in his wallet, and invented a new life for himself. Four months later, his decomposed body was found by a moose hunter. How McCandless came to die is the unforgettable story of Into the Wild. Immediately after graduating from college in 1991, McCandless had roamed through the West and Southwest on a vision quest like those made by his heroe...

Continue Reading

The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down

The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down


[Author] Anne Fadiman
  • Genre Book: Social Science
  • Language: English, French and German

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction When three-month-old Lia Lee Arrived at the county hospital emergency room in Merced, California, a chain of events was set in motion from which neither she nor her parents nor her doctors would ever recover. Lia's parents, Foua and Nao Kao, were part of a large Hmong community in Merced, refugees from the CIA-run "Quiet War" in Laos. The Hmong, traditionally a close-knit and fiercely people, have been less amenable to assimilation than most immigrants, adhering steadfastly to the rituals and beliefs of their ancestors. Lia's pediatricians, Neil Ernst and his ...

Continue Reading

The Other Wes Moore

The Other Wes Moore


[Author] Wes Moore
  • Genre Book: Biography & Autobiography
  • Language: English, French and German

The chilling truth is that his story could have been mine. The tragedy is that my story could have been his. Two kids named Wes Moore were born blocks apart within a year of each other. Both grew up fatherless in similar Baltimore neighborhoods and had difficult childhoods; both hung out on street corners with their crews; both ran into trouble with the police. How, then, did one grow up to be a Rhodes Scholar, decorated veteran, White House Fellow, and business leader, while the other ended up a convicted murderer serving a life sentence? Wes Moore, the author of this fascinating book, sets out to answer this profound que...

Continue Reading