by: Robert E. Emery
Publisher: pAveryBook Description
How to ensure your child has a good life during and after your divorce.
When two parents separate—whatever the reason—the child or children from that relationship are suddenly faced with the massive challenge of living in two differen ... more
by: Kio Stark
Publisher: pSimon & Schuster/ TEDBook Description
Don’t be a stranger advises this short book on connecting with others.
The publishing imprint of TED Talks offers another in a series of what might be considered self-help books, though world-help might be more in keeping with the ambit ... more
Publisher: pPublicAffairsBook Description
A stimulating look at the presidency from the vantage point of the wars America has fought—and, in some instances, the none-too-noble reasons for them.
New York University politics professors de Mesquita and Smith, co-authors of The ... more
by: Raoul Martinez
Publisher: pPantheonBook Description
An impassioned social and political critique with glimmers of hope for change.
British artist and documentarian Martinez makes his literary debut writing on a theme taken up recently by writers such as economists Thomas Piketty and Joseph ... more
by: Jeffrey D. Simon
Publisher: pPrometheus BooksBook Description
In the second edition of his book originally published in 2013, Simon (The Terrorist Trap: America's Experience with Terrorism, 1994, etc.) focuses his scholarship on spree killers who act alone or with minimal assistance.
Whether ... more
by: Marjorie Ingall
Publisher: pHarmonyBook Description
Forget the tiger mom. What an aspiring superchild—or just a mensch, even—needs is a good Jewish mother.
What’s the difference, asks Tablet columnist Ingall (The Field Guide to North American Males, 1997, etc.), repeat ... more
Publisher: pVikingBook Description
The methods one principal used to create a safe learning environment for her students.
Opening a new school in Brownsville, “one of the poorest and most dangerous neighborhoods in all of New York City,” may seem like a crazy idea to m ... more