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The Druidic Art of Divination

by Jon G. Hughes Destiny Books (June 16, 2020)

A complete guide to the techniques of the pre-Celtic Druids for understanding the past, present, and future

• Offers step-by-step instructions for a wealth of practices passed down across five generations...


Mythology

by Edith Hamilton & Suzanne Toren Hachette Book Group (March 05, 2013)

Edith Hamilton's Mythology succeeds like no other book in bringing to life for the modern reader the Greek, Roman, and Norse myths that are the keystone of Western culture--the stories of gods and heroes that...


Skin Deep

by Gavin Evans Oneworld Publications (August 29, 2019)

Racial differences are rooted in biological reality, right? That’s certainly what a small group of anthropologists, psychologists and pundits would have you believe. Portraying themselves as brave defenders...


Seduction

by Clement Knox Pegasus Books (February 04, 2020)

A brilliantly original history that explores the shifting cultural mores of courtship, told through the lives of remarkable women and men throughout history.

If sex has generally been a private matter, seduction...


Megacatastrophes!

by David Darling & Dirk Schulze-Makuch Oneworld Publications (April 01, 2012)

Acerbic dark humour meets hardcore science in this mind-boggling exploration of the nine worst ways the world could end

Which will get us first? The supervolcano in Yellowstone National Park? An asteroid hurtling...


Be a Real-Life Mermaid

by Virginia Hankins Ulysses Press (October 15, 2017)

THE SECRET TO HAPPINESS IS TO BE YOURSELF...UNLESS YOU CAN BE A MERMAID. THEN BE A MERMAID!

If you’re ready to trade legs for fins, Be a Real-Life Mermaid shows how to shell-ebrate your inner sea siren. Professional...


Progress

by Johan Norberg Oneworld Publications (April 06, 2017)

A Book of the Year for The Economist and the Observer

Our world seems to be collapsing. The daily news cycle reports the deterioration: divisive politics across the Western world, racism, poverty, war, inequality,...


The Search for Atlantis

by Stephen Kershaw Pegasus Books (October 02, 2018)

The Atlantis story remains one of the most haunting and enigmatic tales from antiquity, and one that still resonates very deeply with the modern imagination. But where did Atlantis come from, what was it like,...


The Magic of Reality

by Richard Dawkins & Lalla Ward Simon & Schuster Audio (October 04, 2011)

An elegant, text-only paperback edition of the New York Times bestseller that's been hailed as the definitive authority on...everything.

Richard Dawkins, bestselling author and the world's most celebrated evolutionary...


The Witch

by Ronald Hutton & Gildart Jackson Blackstone Publishing (September 05, 2017)

Why have societies all across the world feared witchcraft? This book delves deeply into its context, beliefs, and origins in Europe's history.

The witch came to prominence--and often a painful death--in early...


A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys

by Nathaniel Hawthorne, David Thorn & Bobbie Frohman Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

The colorful characters from Greek mythology come alive in exciting adventures captured by the author of The House of the Seven Gables and The Scarlet Letter. Ride Pegasus, open Pandora's Box, slay Medusa with...


The People Could Fly

by Virginia Hamilton & Andrew L. Barnes Blackstone Publishing (December 01, 2011)

Virginia Hamilton (1936-2002), a giant in the world of children's literature, was the first African-American woman to win a Newbery Medal and the first children's book author to be awarded a MacArthur Genius...


The Age of Fable

by Thomas Bulfinch & Mary Woods Blackstone Publishing (August 01, 2017)

Many of the world's travails may be traced to the displacement of mythology by the age of science. Knowledge today is often deemed useful only if it enlarges our possessions or raises our station in society....


The Age of Fable, Part 1

by Thomas Bulfinch, David Thorn & Bobbie Frohman Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

Thomas Bulfinch, as one reviewer put it, "created ananthology of mythology." This audiobook contains the first fourteen chapters ofThe Age of Fable, the first of three volumes, comprising Bulfinch's completework....


All the Time in the World

by Jessica Kerwin Jenkins & Tavia Gilbert Blackstone Publishing (October 29, 2013)

Entertaining,unexpected, and full of charm, the follow-up to Jessica Kerwin Jenkins' Encyclopediaof the Exquisite presents a miscellany of engaging stories, detailing theintriguing customs, traditions, and guilty...


Dancing in the Streets

by Barbara Ehrenreich & Pam Ward Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

From bestselling social commentator and cultural historian Barbara Ehrenreich comes this fascinating exploration of one of humanity’s oldest traditions: the celebration of communal joy, historically expressed...


The Lakota Way

by Joseph M. Marshall Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2007)

A gifted storyteller, historian, and a member of the Sicunga Lakota Sioux, Joseph M. Marshall III has dedicated his entire life to spiritual fulfillment and to teaching others the essence of Lakota wisdom. In...


Antigone Rising

by Helen Morales & Gabra Zackman Bold Type Books (April 14, 2020)

A witty, inspiring reckoning with the ancient Greek and Roman myths and their legacy, from what they can illuminate about #MeToo to the radical imagery of Beyoncé.

The picture of classical antiquity most of...


Finding Arthur

by Adam Ardrey Abrams Press (October 28, 2014)

The legend of King Arthur has been told and retold for centuries. As the king who united a nation, his is the story of England itself. But what if Arthur wasn't English at all? As writer and Arthurian scholar...


One Kiss or Two?

by Andy Scott Abrams Press (April 22, 2019)

Every encounter begins with a greeting, and different cultures have developed innumerable ways of showing pleasure at someone's arrival. Humans have been greeting each other for thousands of years, so it should...


The Friendship Cure

by Kate Leaver Abrams Press (October 22, 2018)

Our best friends, Twitter followers, gal-pals, bromances, Facebook friends, and long distance buddies define us in ways we rarely openly acknowledge. But as a society, we are simultaneously terrified of being...