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The Dorito Effect: The Surprising New Truth about Food and Flavor Cover Image
ISBN: 9781476724232
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 15th, 2016

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Finding Zero: A Mathematician's Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250084910
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - February 2nd, 2016

Mathematician Amir Aczel follows a lifelong obsession with numbers and their origins that takes you on a captivating whirlwind through time and across cultures to the long debated and highly controversial birthplace of the original zero. This book was so fascinating!

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Hot Pterodactyl Boyfriend Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781481439800
Availability: Backordered
Published: Atheneum Books - March 22nd, 2016

I know what you're thinking, and yes: he is a literal pterodactyl, with wings and a glistening, deadly beak, and rippling pectorals. Pyke is in a band, he's dating the school trackstar, and he's ruining Shiels Krane's orderly life. She must decide if she's willing to sacrifice everything she's worked for, to give up the life she's built, to win Pyke's love. After all, who wouldn't want a Hot Pterydactyl Boyfriend?

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I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life Cover Image
By Ed Yong
ISBN: 9780062368591
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Published: Ecco - August 9th, 2016

You are FULL OF GERMS and that's SUPER COOL!

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Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812982190
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Published: Random House Trade - February 18th, 2014

This book will change the way you think about food - what you eat, what you buy, and what you crave.

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Me, My Hair, and I: Twenty-Seven Women Untangle an Obsession Cover Image
ISBN: 9781616204112
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Published: Algonquin Books - September 29th, 2015

This collection of essays provides an interesting look into the social, cultural, political, and spiritual relationship that many women have with their hair. As someone who has her own borderline obsessive relationship with hair, I found this book endlessly fascinating.