The Hill We Climb
An Inaugural Poem for the Country
“Deeply rousing and uplifting.” —Vogue
On January 20, 2021, Amanda Gorman became the sixth and youngest poet to deliver a poetry reading at a presidential inauguration. Taking the stage after the 46th... Read more »
The Breath of a Whale
The Science and Spirit of Pacific Ocean Giants
Leigh Calvez has spent a dozen years researching, observing, and probing the lives of the giants of the deep. Here, she relates the stories of nature's most remarkable... Read more »
One Step At a Time
Placing one foot in front of the other, embarking on the journey of discovery, and experiencing the joy of exploration—these activities are intrinsic to our... Read more »
Don't Hate, Meditate!
5 Easy Practices to Get You Through the Hard Sh*t (and into the Good)
This modern guide to meditation from instructor Megan Monahan takes readers beyond empty Instagram truisms to the simple yet effective ways to... Read more »
How to Think Like a Cat
The Cat is calm, observant, charismatic, independent, proud, and joyful; he knows how to strut and is impervious to judgement; he accepts himself as he is and adapts quickly; he knows to say nothing and to avoid conflicts, and yet he knows exactly what he wants and dares to ask for it. The Cat is free. After observing his cat, Ziggy, for years,...Read more »
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse
Discover the universal tale of The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse brought to life in audio by its author and illustrator Charlie Mackesy, with a beautiful music score and the real wildlife sounds of rural England.
“A surprise bestseller about kindness and vulnerability is bringing people together.” – Washington Post
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The Hidden Lives of Owls
The Science and Spirit of Nature's Most Elusive Birds
The Gift of Forgiveness
Inspiring Stories from Those Who Have Overcome the Unforgivable
“[The Gift of Forgiveness] will spark conversations across families, across friendships, at workplaces, everywhere.” –Maria Shriver
A fresh, inspiring book on learning how to forgive, with firsthand stories from those who have learned to let go of resentment and find peace.
"When we learn to embrace... Read more »
Kindness and Wonder
Why Mister Rogers Matters Now More Than Ever
A pop culture celebration of Fred Rogers and the enduring legacy of his beloved, award-winning PBS show Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood that offers essential wisdom to help us in our troubled times.
Won’t you be my neighbor?
For more than thirty years, Fred Rogers was a beloved fixture in American homes. Warm and welcoming, he spoke directly to...Read more »
The Compton Cowboys
The New Generation of Cowboys in America's Urban Heartland
“Thompson-Hernández's portrayal of Compton's black cowboys broadens our perception of Compton's young black residents, and connects the Compton Cowboys to the historical legacy of African Americans in the west. An eye-opening, moving book.”— Margot Lee Shetterly, New York Times bestselling author of Hidden Figures
A rising New York Times reporter...Read more »
This Book Will Put You to Sleep
It is sadly true that it is not always easy to fall asleep. This gently amusing, highly effective anthology of soporific dullness has been carefully curated to put readers to sleep as quickly as possible. This giftable godsend for the under-rested features dozens of snoozy short texts, including "The Motion of Sand Dunes," "The Administrative...Read more »
Life Is Long!
50+ Ways to Help You Live a Little Bit Closer to Forever
Best-selling author and wellness expert Karen Salmansohn presents a witty, inspiring collection of the top 50+ tips for... Read more »
Women in Sports
50 Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win
Calm: The Magic of Sleep
A Beside Companion
We have spent decades optimizing our waking hours, but what about the precious hours after we doze off (or try to)?
As the most active time for our brains and the most important element to a calmer, happier life, sleep has become the topic of our times. Drawing on the success of Calm, the #1 app for sleep, meditation and relaxation, Michael Acton...
Bruno, Chief of Police
Bruno, Chief of Police: Book #1
Daily Practices for Health and Happiness
Bring laughter into your life at any time of day--no special equipment needed, no new wardrobe, no expensive classes, not even a sense of humor!
Laughter yoga is all about voluntary... Read more »
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
The Poetry of Mister Rogers
Mister Rogers Poetry Books: Book #1
“The show “Mister Rogers’s Neighborhood” ran from 1968 to 2009, encouraging generations of children to learn about their feelings, talk through their problems, and fall in love with the world a jolly little trolley would bring them to. Fred Rogers wrote every piece of the show himself, from the topic to the music used, including the beloved songs collected in this treasury. Beautiful pieces of poetry in their own right, accompanied by colorful illustrations that draw you into the imagery of the poems, offer a walk down memory lane or an introduction for a new young friend, perfect for ages 6 and up.”BrocheAroe, River Dog Book Co.
Dog Songs and A Thousand Mornings
Mary Oliver’s Dog Songs is a celebration of the special bond between human and dog, as understood through the poet’s relationships to the canines that have accompanied her daily walks, warmed her home, and inspired her work. Oliver’s poems begin in... Read more »
Lead with Your Heart
Lessons from a Life with Horses
How to Astronaut
An Insider's Guide to Leaving Planet Earth