Graduation Recs

Make Trouble Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781616206352
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Published: Algonquin Books - April 11th, 2017

From an icon of popular culture, here is inspiring advice for artists, graduates, and all who seek happiness and success on their own terms.

So what if you have talent?


Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, A Young Man and Life's Greatest Lesson Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780385484510
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Published: Doubleday - August 18th, 1997

Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague.  Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it.

For Mitch Albom, that person was Morrie Schwartz, his college professor from nearly twenty years ago.


Napkin Finance: Build Your Wealth in 30 Seconds or Less Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062915030
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Published: Dey Street Books - December 30th, 2019

WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER

“An incredible, compelling read. It covers an astonishing amount of ground with basic simplicity and good humor. A masterful starting point for any investor. Tina Hay is a wizard.”—Ben Stein, economist, author, actor and commentator


How to Cook Everything The Basics: All You Need to Make Great Food--With 1,000 Photos Cover Image
$37.00
ISBN: 9780470528068
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - February 24th, 2012

The next best thing to having Mark Bittman in the kitchen with you

Mark Bittman's highly acclaimed, bestselling book How to Cook Everything is an indispensable guide for any modern cook. With How to Cook Everything The Basics he reveals how truly easy it is to learn fundamental techniques and recipes.


Jonathan Livingston Seagull: The Complete Edition Cover Image
By Richard Bach, Russell Munson (By (photographer))
$15.00
ISBN: 9781476793313
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Published: Scribner - October 21st, 2014

The new complete edition of a timeless classic that includes the never-before-published Part Four and Last Words by Richard Bach.

This is the story for people who follow their hearts and make their own rules…people who get special pleasure out of doing something well, even if only for themselves…people who know there’s more to this living than meets the eye: they’ll


Loudermilk: Or, the Real Poet; Or, the Origin of the World Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781593763909
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Published: Soft Skull Press - May 7th, 2019

A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice

"Hilarious . . . A riotous success. Equal parts campus novel, buddy comedy and meditation on art-making under late capitalism, the novel is a hugely funny portrait of an egomaniac and his nebbish best friend." --The Washington Post


You Are Here: Discovering the Magic of the Present Moment Cover Image
By Thich Nhat Hanh, Sherab Chodzin Kohn (Translated by), Melvin McLeod (Editor)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781590308387
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Published: Shambhala - December 21st, 2010

Cut through the busyness and anxieties of daily life to discover the simple happiness of living in the present moment, as taught by a world-renowned Zen monk


Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590504
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Published: Random House - February 20th, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, AND BOSTON GLOBE BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW • ONE OF PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA’S FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR • BILL GATES’S HOLIDAY READING LIST • FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOO


The Crossroads of Should and Must: Find and Follow Your Passion Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761184881
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 7th, 2015

There are two paths in life: Should & Must.

We arrive at this crossroads over and over again, and every day. And we get to choose.

Starting out or starting over, making a career change or making a life change, the most life-affirming thing you can do is to honor the voice inside that says your have something special to give, and then heed the call and act.


By Richard P. Feynman, Bill Gates (Introduction by), Ralph Leighton (Editor)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393355628
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 6th, 2018

One of the most famous science books of our time, the phenomenal national bestseller that "buzzes with energy, anecdote and life. It almost makes you want to become a physicist" (Science Digest).


The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780062976581
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Published: HarperOne - October 22nd, 2019

This beloved fable, an instant classic, is the perfect graduation gift —from elementary school, high school, college, and beyond!


Lead from the Outside: How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250214805
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Published: Picador - March 26th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"Abrams's own grit, coupled with her descriptions of much stumbling and self-doubt, will make [Lead from the Outside] touch you in a way few books by politicians can."
The New York Times