HGD Winter 2019

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    The Secret Wisdom of Nature Trees, Animals, and the Extraordinary Balance of All Living Things -— Stories from Science and Observation Hardcover Peter Wohlleben 9781771643887 $29.95 SCIENCE Mar 05, 2019
    Awarded Honorable Mention: Natural History Literature by the 2019 National Outdoor Book Awards! The third book in The Mysteries of Nature Trilogy by New York Times bestselling author Peter Wohlleben. Book one, The Hidden Life of Trees, and the second book, The Inner Life of Animals, are available now. Nature is full of surprises: deciduous trees affect the rotation of the Earth, cranes sabotage the production of Iberian ham, and coniferous forests can make it rain. But what are the processes that drive these incredible phenomena? And why do th... + Read More
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    Inside an Honor Killing A Father and a Daughter Tell Their Story Hardcover Lene Wold 9781771644372 $32.95 POLITICAL SCIENCE Apr 30, 2019
    A shockingly intimate look at the world of honor killings, as seen through the eyes of both the perpetrator and the victim. What drives a person to murder their sister, mother, or daughter? What is life like in a society in which women are imprisoned for their own “protection,” while their potential killers walk free? In this powerful and affecting book, writer and journalist Lene Wold offers a rare window into the world of “honor killings”—the controversial practice that sees more than five thousand women murdered at the hands of close relat... + Read More
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    Whatever Gets You Through Twelve Survivors on Life after Sexual Assault Paperback Jen Sookfong Lee 9781771643733 $22.95 SOCIAL SCIENCE Apr 16, 2019
    Personal stories of surviving after the trauma of sexual assault. In the era of #MeToo, we’ve become better at talking about sexual assault. But sexual assault isn’t limited to a single, terrible moment of violence: it stays with survivors, following them wherever they go. Through the voices of twelve diverse writers, Whatever Gets You Through offers a powerful look at the narrative of sexual assault not covered by the headlines—the weeks, months, and years of survival and adaptation that people live through in its aftermath. With a foreword... + Read More
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    This One Looks Like a Boy My Gender Journey to Life as a Man Hardcover Lorimer Shenher 9781771644488 $32.95 BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Mar 31, 2019
    Inspiring and honest, this unique memoir of gender transition and coming-of-age proves it’s never too late to find your true identity.Since he was a small child, Lorimer Shenher knew something for certain: he was a boy. The problem was, he was growing up in a girl’s body.In this candid and thoughtful memoir, Shenher shares the story of his gender journey, from childhood gender dysphoria to teenage sexual experimentation to early-adult denial of his identity—and finally the acceptance that he is trans, culminating in gender reassignment surgery ... + Read More
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    Trout School Lessons from a Fly-Fishing Master Paperback Mark Hume 9781771644167 $22.95 SPORTS & RECREATION Apr 09, 2019
    From the wisdom of fishing legend Mo Bradley, an essential guide to fly fishing for trout in the Thompson-Okanagan.Among fly fishers, the Kamloops region in British Columbia’s Thompson-Okanagan is known as one of the best places in the world for catching trout. It owes its reputation in part to Mo Bradley, a man of humble origins now known as a pioneer of fly-fishing culture.In Trout School, award-winning author and journalist Mark Hume passes on what he’s learned from his countless hours on—and off—the lake with the master. Drawing from more t... + Read More

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