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An in-depth study on how people have been using technology to shape their sonic environment over the past century, and the unexpected effects it could be having on us.
Celebrate the culinary wonders of the globe and find food’s central place in our lives through history, culture, and travel. A must-read for anyone who eats.
In the same vein as Big Ideas for Curious Minds, this book is a wonderful introduction to big concepts that can help kids both understand themselves and make sense of the world around them.
In a world where addictive technology is designed to buy and sell our attention, and our value is determined by our 24/7 data productivity, it can seem impossible to escape. But in this inspiring field guide to dropping out of the attention economy, artist and critic Jenny Odell shows us how we can still win back our lives.
One of the most prolific authors around is launching an exciting new series on the cardinal virtues of ancient philosophy, beginning with the most foundational virtue of all: Courage. (Releases September 28th, 2021)
Bring meaning and joy to all your days by absorbing the Japanese concept of ikigai — the happiness of always being busy — as revealed by the daily habits of the world’s longest-living people.
This artful survey of the elements combines science, history, trivia, humor, and endless fascination for science enthusiasts of every age.
This urgent and eye-opening book makes the case that protecting humanity’s future is the central challenge of our time.
What if Peter Parker had aged normally after becoming Spider-Man? This bittersweet miniseries offers answers to that question.
We have a strong instinct to belong to small groups defined by clear purpose and understanding — “tribes.” This tribal connection has been largely lost in modern society, but regaining it may be the key to our psychological survival.
The obsessive mastermind behind one of the decade’s best-selling cookbooks returns with the definitive English-language guide to the science and technique of cooking in a wok. (Releases March 8th, 2022)
A gorgeous and poignant picture book about two unexpected friends and the special connection they share.
For everyone who wants to understand more about coffee and its wonderful nuances and possibilities, this is the book to have.
Collects 300 magical and paranormal poems published in the magazine of the same name over the past decade.
This catalogue raisonné is the ultimate reference on one of the most influential product designers of all time.
17th-century lessons on applying Zen Buddhism to the martial arts, written from a master of the former to a master of the latter.
An exploration of what makes our planet and how we live on it, introducing children to big concepts along the way.
A lighthearted yet in-depth exploration of what wit is and how you can learn the art of it.