Paperback Nonfiction

This week's paperback nonfiction bestsellers at The Book Table. 

Murdle: Volume 3: 100 Elementary to Impossible Mysteries to Solve Using Logic, Skill, and the Power of Deduction By G. T. Karber Cover Image
$16.20
ISBN: 9781250892331
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - April 30th, 2024

NATIONALLY BESTSELLING SERIES The Worldwide Puzzle Phenomenon

"Murdle is a must-read." —CBS Essentials
"An absolute phenomenon."
—Richard Osman, bestselling author of The Thursday Murder Club
"Clever, satisfying and utterly addictive." ―Janice Hallett, bestselling author of The Appeal


The Hundred Years' War on Palestine: A History of Settler Colonialism and Resistance, 1917–2017 By Rashid Khalidi Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250787651
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Metropolitan Books - January 26th, 2021

A landmark history of one hundred years of war waged against the Palestinians from the foremost US historian of the Middle East, told through pivotal events and family history


The Artist's Way: 30th Anniversary Edition By Julia Cameron Cover Image
$17.10
ISBN: 9780143129257
Availability: Not in stock. Usually arrives in 2-7 business days
Published: TarcherPerigee - October 25th, 2016

"With its gentle affirmations, inspirational quotes, fill-in-the-blank lists and tasks — write yourself a thank-you letter, describe yourself at 80, for example — The Artist’s Way proposes an egalitarian view of creativity: Everyone’s got it."—The New York Times 
 


The Year of the Puppy: How Dogs Become Themselves By Alexandra Horowitz Cover Image
$16.20
ISBN: 9780593298022
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Published: Penguin Books - May 14th, 2024

“What Mr. Rogers was to children, Alexandra Horowitz is to dogs: a wise and patient observer who seeks to intimately know a creature... Her chapters, packed with close observations about canine cognition and behavior, are mini-mood lifters." —NPR, Maureen Corrigan on Fresh Air


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Molly By Blake Butler Cover Image
$16.16
ISBN: 9781648230370
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Archway Editions - December 5th, 2023

A gripping, unforgettable memoir from one of the best, most original writers of the 21st century.


Murdle: Volume 1: 100 Elementary to Impossible Mysteries to Solve Using Logic, Skill, and the Power of Deduction By G. T. Karber Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9781250892317
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - June 13th, 2023

NATIONAL BESTSELLER The Worldwide Puzzle Phenomenon One of The Washington Post's 10 great gifts for book-lovers"Clever, satisfying and utterly addictive." —Janice Hallett, bestselling author of The Appeal


The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma By Bessel van der Kolk, M.D. Cover Image
$17.10
ISBN: 9780143127741
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Published: Penguin Books - September 8th, 2015

#1 New York Times bestseller

“Essential reading for anyone interested in understanding and treating traumatic stress and the scope of its impact on society.” —Alexander McFarlane, Director of the Centre for Traumatic Stress Studies


Boyslut: A Memoir and Manifesto By Zachary Zane Cover Image
$15.30
ISBN: 9781419764721
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Published: Abrams Image - May 7th, 2024

**A 2024 LAMBDA LITERARY AWARD FINALIST**

“Zachary Zane is one of the best sex writers working today.” —Dan Savage, New York Times bestselling author

 
Named a Most Anticipated LGBTQ+ Book of the Year by Buzzfeed
 
A sex and relationship columnist bares it all in a series of essays—part memoir, part manife


Beer Hiking Chicago: The Tastiest Way to Discover the Windy City By Jessica Sedgwick, Dan Ochwat Cover Image
$22.46
ISBN: 9783039640331
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Published: Helvetiq - May 7th, 2024

Beer lovers and hiking enthusiasts, these 30 Chicago hikes are for you

Each carefully selected hike leads you through a stunning natural landscape or striking urban cityscape and ends near a brewery or brewpub where a local craft beer awaits you.


Tripas: Poems (Georgia Review Books) By Brandon Som Cover Image
$17.96
ISBN: 9780820363509
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Published: Georgia Review Books - March 1st, 2023

WINNER OF THE 2024 PULITZER PRIZE IN POETRY

Finalist for the 2023 National Book Award for Poetry


The Psychology of Money: Timeless lessons on wealth, greed, and happiness By Morgan Housel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780857197689
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Harriman House - September 8th, 2020

**OVER 5 MILLION COPIES SOLD AROUND THE WORLD… The Psychology of Money is the original bestselling classic from the author of the new book, Same as Ever.**

Doing well with money isn’t necessarily about what you know. It’s about how you behave. And behavior is hard to teach, even to really smart people.


White Tears/Brown Scars: How White Feminism Betrays Women of Color By Ruby Hamad Cover Image
$15.26
ISBN: 9781948226745
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Published: Catapult - October 6th, 2020

Called “powerful and provocative" by Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, author of the New York Times bestselling How to be an Antiracist, this explosive book of history and cultural criticism reveals how white feminism has been used as a weapon of white supremacy and patriarchy deployed against Black and Indigenous women, and women of color.


Devotions: The Selected Poems of Mary Oliver By Mary Oliver Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780399563263
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Published: Penguin Books - November 10th, 2020

A New York Times Bestseller, chosen as Oprah's "Books That Help Me Through" for Oprah's Book Club


The Pocket Thich Nhat Hanh (Shambhala Pocket Classics) By Thich Nhat Hanh, Melvin McLeod (Editor) Cover Image
$8.06
ISBN: 9781590309360
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Shambhala - September 11th, 2012

A pocket-sized treasury of writings and teachings from the beloved Zen teacher Thich Nhat Hanh


All About Love: New Visions (Love Song to the Nation #1) By bell hooks Cover Image
$15.29
ISBN: 9780060959470
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - January 30th, 2018

A New York Times bestseller and enduring classic, All About Love is the acclaimed first volume in feminist icon bell hooks' "Love Song to the Nation" trilogy.  All About Love reveals what causes a polarized society, and how to heal the divisions that cause suffering.