The Brain: The Story of You

Locked in the silence and darkness of your skull, your brain fashions the rich narratives of your reality and your identity Join renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman for a journey into the questions at the mysterious heart of our existence What is reality Who are you How do you make decision

Inside the O'Briens

Joe O Brien is a forty four year old police officer from the Irish Catholic neighborhood of Charlestown, Massachusetts A devoted husband, proud father of four children in their twenties, and respected officer, Joe begins experiencing bouts of disorganized thinking, uncharacteristic temper outbursts

Everything in Its Place: First Loves and Last Tales

From the bestselling author of Gratitude andOn the Move, a final volume of essays that showcases Sacks s broad range of interests from his passions for ferns, swimming, and horsetails, to his final case histories exploring schizophrenia, dementia, and Alzheimer s Oliver Sacks, renowned scientist a

Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning

To most of us, learning something the hard way implies wasted time and effort Good teaching, we believe, should be creatively tailored to the different learning styles of students and should use strategies that make learning easier Make It Stick turns fashionable ideas like these on their head.