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  1. A Man Named Dave: A Story of Triumph and Forgiveness

    A Man Named Dave: A Story of Triumph and Forgiveness

    By Pelzer, Dave

    ₪92.00

    "A Man Named Dave" is the long-awaited conclusion to Pelzer's trilogy in which he describes how he triumphed over years of physical and emotional abuse from his parents to become a self-accepting and confident adult. Readers of this bestselling autobiography will discover how Pelzer finally confronts his pathologically abusive mother and his neglectful, alcoholic father in an effort to turn a childhood marked by rejection into an adulthood filled with love and acceptance. Learn More
  2. Devil in the Grove

    Devil in the Grove

    By Gilbert King

    ₪103.00

    In 1949, Florida's orange industry was booming, and citrus barons got rich on the backs of cheap Jim Crow labor. To maintain order and profits, they turned to Willis V. McCall, a violent sheriff who ruled Lake County with murderous resolve. When a white seventeen-year-old Groveland girl cried rape, McCall was fast on the trail of four young blacks who dared to envision a future for themselves beyond the citrus groves. By day's end, the Ku Klux Klan had rolled into town, burning the homes of blacks to the ground and chasing hundreds into the swamps, hell-bent on lynching the young men who came to be known as "the Groveland Boys." Learn More
  3. Originals : How Non-Conformists Change the World

    Originals : How Non-Conformists Change the World

    By Grant, Adam

    ₪72.00

    Parents will learn how to nurture originality in children, and leaders will discover how to fight groupthink to build cultures that welcome dissent. Told through dazzling case studies of people going against the grain, you'll encounter an entrepreneur who pitches the reasons not to invest, a woman at Apple who challenged Steve Jobs from three levels below, an analyst who challenged secrecy at the CIA, a billionaire financial wizard who fires employees who don't criticize him, and the TV executive who saved Seinfeld from the cutting room floor. Originals will give you groundbreaking insights about rejecting conformity and how to change the world. Learn More
  4. Unbroken: An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive

    Unbroken: An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive

    By Hillenbrand, Laura

    ₪71.00

    In this captivating and lavishly illustrated young adult edition of her award-winning #1 New York Times bestseller, Laura Hillenbrand tells the story of a former Olympian's courage, cunning, and fortitude following his plane crash in enemy territory. This adaptation of Unbroken introduces a new generation to one of history's most thrilling survival epics. Learn More
  5. The Hare with Amber Eyes

    The Hare with Amber Eyes

    By De Waal, Edmund

    ₪80.00

    THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER. WINNER OF THE 2010 COSTA BIOGRAPHY AWARD. 264 wood and ivory carvings, none of them bigger than a matchbox: Edmund de Waal was entranced when he first encountered the collection in his great uncle Iggie's Tokyo apartment. When he later inherited the 'netsuke', they unlocked a story far larger and more dramatic than he could ever have imagined. From a burgeoning empire in Odessa to fin de siecle Paris, from occupied Vienna to Tokyo, Edmund de Waal traces the netsuke's journey through generations of his remarkable family against the backdrop of a tumultuous century. Learn More
  6. Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

    Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

    By Duckworth, Angela

    ₪180.00

    In this instant New York Times bestseller, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows anyone striving to succeed be it parents, students, educators, athletes, or business people that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a special blend of passion and persistence she calls grit. Learn More
  7. Born Survivors: Three Young Mothers and Their Extraordinary Story of Courage, Defiance, and Hope

    Born Survivors: Three Young Mothers and Their Extraordinary Story of Courage, Defiance, and Hope

    By Holden, Wendy

    ₪103.00

    The Nazis murdered their husbands but concentration camp prisoners Priska, Rachel, and Anka would not let evil take their unborn children too a remarkable true story that will appeal to readers of The Lost and The Nazi Officer s Wife, Born Survivors celebrates three mothers who defied death to give their children life. Learn More
  8. When to Rob a Bank INT'L MM

    When to Rob a Bank INT'L MM

    By Levitt, Steven D

    ₪58.00

    In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the landmark book Freakonomics comes this curated collection from the most readable economics blog in the universe. It’s the perfect solution for the millions of readers who love all things Freakonomics. Surprising and erudite, eloquent and witty, When to Rob a Bank demonstrates the brilliance that has made the Freakonomics guys an international sensation, with more than 7 million books sold in 40 languages, and 150 million downloads of their Freakonomics Radio podcast. Learn More
  9. Lean In INT'L

    Lean In INT'L

    By Sandberg, Sheryl

    ₪96.00

    Lean In--Sheryl Sandberg's provocative, inspiring book about women and power--grew out of an electrifying TED talk Sandberg gave in 2010, in which she expressed her concern that progress for women in achieving major leadership positions had stalled. Learn More
  10. The Bridge Ladies INT'L

    The Bridge Ladies INT'L

    By Lerner, Betsy

    ₪122.00

    A fifty-year-old Bridge game provides an unexpected way to cross the generational divide between a daughter and her mother. Betsy Lerner takes us on a powerfully personal literary journey, where we learn a little about Bridge and a lot about life. Learn More

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