What We Carry: A Memoir

What We Carry: A MemoirIn caring for her aging mother and her own young daughter, writer Maya Shanbhag Lang a new voice of the highest caliber Rebecca Makkai confronts the legacy of family myths and how the stories shared between parents and children reverberate through generations a deeply moving memoir about immi



Growing Old: Notes on Aging with Something like Grace

Growing Old: Notes on Aging with Something like GraceFrom the revered author of the bestselling The Hidden Life of Dogs, a witty, engaging, life affirming account of the joy, strength, and wisdom that comes with age n nElizabeth Marshall Thomas has spent a lifetime observing the natural world, chronicling the customs of pre contact hunter gatherers and



The Lady's Handbook for Her Mysterious Illness

The Lady's Handbook for Her Mysterious IllnessSarah Ramey recounts the decade long saga of how a seemingly minor illness in her senior year of college turned into a prolonged and elusive condition that destroyed her health but that doctors couldn t diagnose or treat Worse, as they failed to cure her, they hinted that her devastating symptoms w





Pharma: Greed, Lies, and the Poisoning of America

Pharma: Greed, Lies, and the Poisoning of AmericaAward winning journalist and New York Times bestselling author Gerald Posner traces the heroes and villains of the trillion dollar a year pharmaceutical industry and uncovers how those once entrusted with improving life have often betrayed that ideal to corruption and reckless profiteering with dead