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Philosophy

    Bird Brain

    Bird Brain

    Chuck Mullin

    Anxiety is a wild ride. Often, there seems to be an assumption that if you're mentally ill, you just sit around and cry all the time. There is a certain amount of that, true, but there's also much more to it. Chuck Mullin has won fans with these funny, quirky…

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  • Demonic Foes

    Demonic Foes

    Richard Gallagher, M.D.

    The world's leading psychiatric authority on demonic possession delves into the hidden world of exorcisms and his own transformation from cynic to believer over the course of his twenty-five-year career.Successful New York psychiatrist Richard Gallagher was skeptical yet intrigued when a hard-nosed, no-nonsense Catholic priest asked him to examine a…

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  • Breaking Free of Child Anxiety and OCD

    Breaking Free of Child Anxiety and OCD

    Eli R. Lebowitz

    Parenting an anxious child means facing constant challenges and questions: When should parents help children avoid anxiety-provoking situations, and when should they encourage them to face their fears? How can parents foster independence while still supporting their children? How can parents reduce the hold their child's anxiety has taken over…

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  • Playful Parenting

    Playful Parenting

    Lawrence J. Cohen

    Parents have heard that play is a child's work—but play is not for kids only. As psychologist Lawrence J. Cohen, Ph.D., demonstrates in this delightful new book, play can be the basis for an innovative and rewarding approach to parenting. From eliciting a giggle during baby's first game of peek-a-boo…

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  • Discovering the Inner Mother

    Discovering the Inner Mother

    Bethany Webster

    Sure to become a classic on female empowerment, a groundbreaking exploration of the personal, cultural, and global implications of intergenerational trauma created by patriarchy, how it is passed down from mothers to daughters, and how we can break this destructive cycle.Why do women keep themselves small and quiet? Why do…

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  • A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea

    A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea

    Melissa Fleming

    The extraordinary true story of one teen refugee's quest to find a new life—now adapted for young readersA Hope More Powerful Than the Sea tells the story of Doaa Al-Zamel, a Syrian girl whose life was upended in 2011 by her country's brutal civil war. She and her family escape…

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  • The Cruelty Is the Point

    The Cruelty Is the Point

    Adam Serwer

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From an award-winning journalist at The Atlantic, these searing essays make a damning case that cruelty is not merely an unfortunate byproduct of the Trump administration but its main objective and the central theme of the American project. “No writer better demonstrates how American dreams…

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  • Confronting Injustice without Compromising Truth

    Confronting Injustice without Compromising Truth

    Thaddeus J. Williams

    God does not suggest, he commands that we do justice.Social justice is not optional for the Christian. All injustice affects others, so talking about justice that isn't social is like talking about water that isn't wet or a square with no right angles. But the Bible's call to seek justice…

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