One day, lori gottlieb is a therapist who helps patients in her Los Angeles practice. Yet he will turn out to be anything but. As gottlieb explores the inner chambers of her patients' lives -- a self-absorbed hollywood producer, a young newlywed diagnosed with a terminal illness, a senior citizen threatening to end her life on her birthday if nothing gets better, and a twenty-something who can't stop hooking up with the wrong guys -- she finds that the questions they are struggling with are the very ones she is now bringing to Wendell.
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Now being developed as a television series with Eva Longoria and ABC!"An irresistibly addictive tour of the human condition. Kirkus, starred review"rarely have i read a book that challenged me to see myself in an entirely new light, and was at the same time laugh-out-loud funny and utterly absorbing.
Marry Him: The Case for Settling for Mr. Good EnoughBerkley #ad - So what if you haven’t found “The One” just yet. Right had been, well, Mr. On a quest to find the answer, discovering wisdom and surprising insights from sociologists and neurobiologists, Gottlieb sets out on her own journey in search of love, marital researchers and behavioral economists—as well as single and married men and women of all generations.
Marry Him: The Case for Settling for Mr. Good Enough #ad - He’ll come along someday, right? But what if he doesn’t? Or what if Mr. Right in front of you—but you passed him by? nearing forty and still single, and not picky enough about the often overlooked things that do? In Marry Him, journalist Lori Gottlieb started to wonder: What makes for lasting romantic fulfillment, and are we looking for those qualities when we’re dating? Are we too picky about trivial things that don’t matter, Gottlieb explores an all-too-common dilemma—how to reconcile the desire for a happy marriage with a list of must-haves and deal-breakers so long and complicated that many great guys get misguidedly eliminated.
Right. You have a fulfilling job, great friends, and the perfect apartment. An eye-opening, painful, funny, and always truthful in-depth examination of modern relationships and a wake-up call for single women about getting real about Mr.
Educated: A MemoirRandom House #ad - Despite the singularity of tara westover’s childhood, but to make her current situation seem not so exceptional at all, the questions her book poses are universal: How much of ourselves should we give to those we love? And how much must we betray them to grow up?”—Vogue“Westover has somehow managed not only to capture her unsurpassably exceptional upbringing, and resonant for many others.
The new york Times Book Review. 1 new york times, wall street journal, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a phd from cambridge universityborn to survivalists in the mountains of idaho, kqed • new york public libraryan unforgettable memoir about a young girl who, 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 book critics circle’s award in autobiography • finalist for the national book critics circle’s john leonard prize for best first book • finalist for the pen/jean stein book award • finalist for the los angeles book prizenamed one of the best books of the year by the washington post • o: the oprah magazine • time • NPR • Good Morning America • San Francisco Chronicle • The Guardian • The Economist • Financial Times • Newsday • New York Post • theSkimm • Refinery29 • Bloomberg • Self • Real Simple • Town & Country • Bustle • Paste • Publishers Weekly • Library Journal • LibraryReads • BookRiot • Pamela Paul, kept out of school, Tara Westover was seventeen the first time she set foot in a classroom.
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Beautiful and propulsive.
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Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't KnowLittle, Brown and Company #ad - You actually hear the contentious arrest of Sandra Bland by the side of the road in Texas. He was also producing for the ear. Malcolm gladwell, host of the podcast revisionist History and author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Outliers, offers a powerful examination of our interactions with strangers -- and why they often go wrong.
How did fidel castro fool the cia for a generation? why did neville chamberlain think he could trust Adolf Hitler? Why are campus sexual assaults on the rise? Do television sitcoms teach us something about the way we relate to each other that isn't true?While tackling these questions, Malcolm Gladwell was not solely writing a book for the page.
In the audiobook version of Talking to Strangers, criminologists, you'll hear the voices of people he interviewed--scientists, military psychologists. Court transcripts are brought to life with re-enactments. As gladwell revisits the deceptions of bernie Madoff, and the suicide of Sylvia Plath, the trial of Amanda Knox, you hear directly from many of the players in these real-life tragedies.
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The Dutch House: A NovelHarper #ad - But when at last they’re forced to confront the people who left them behind, the relationship between an indulged brother and his ever-protective sister is finally tested. The dutch house is the story of a paradise lost, a tour de force that digs deeply into questions of inheritance, love and forgiveness, of how we want to see ourselves and of who we really are.
At the end of the second world war, cyril Conroy combines luck and a single canny investment to begin an enormous real estate empire, propelling his family from poverty to enormous wealth. Throughout their lives they return to the well-worn story of what they’ve lost with humor and rage. The two wealthy siblings are thrown back into the poverty their parents had escaped from and find that all they have to count on is one another.
His first order of business is to buy the Dutch House, a lavish estate in the suburbs outside of Philadelphia. A read with jenna today show book club pick!from the new york times bestselling author of Commonwealth and State of Wonder, the house of their childhood, comes Ann Patchett’s most powerful novel to date: a richly moving story that explores the indelible bond between two siblings, and a past that will not let them go.
The Dutch House: A Novel #ad - Meant as a surprise for his wife, the house sets in motion the undoing of everyone he loves. The story is told by cyril’s son danny, as he and his older sister, the brilliantly acerbic and self-assured Maeve, are exiled from the house where they grew up by their stepmother. Despite every outward sign of success, Danny and Maeve are only truly comfortable when they’re together.
It is this unshakeable bond between them that both saves their lives and thwarts their futures.
The Silent PatientCeladon Books #ad - A famous painter married to an in-demand fashion photographer, she lives in a grand house with big windows overlooking a park in one of London’s most desirable areas. The price of her art skyrockets, the silent patient, is hidden away from the tabloids and spotlight at the Grove, and she, a secure forensic unit in North London.
Theo faber is a criminal psychotherapist who has waited a long time for the opportunity to work with Alicia. One evening her husband gabriel returns home late from a fashion shoot, and Alicia shoots him five times in the face, and then never speaks another word. Alicia’s refusal to talk, turns a domestic tragedy into something far grander, or give any kind of explanation, a mystery that captures the public imagination and casts Alicia into notoriety.
The Silent Patient #ad - A mix of hitchcockian suspense, Agatha Christie plotting, and Greek tragedy. Entertainment weeklythe silent patient is a shocking psychological thriller of a woman’s act of violence against her husband—and of the therapist obsessed with uncovering her motive. Alicia berenson’s life is seemingly perfect.
The instant #1 new york times bestseller"An unforgettable—and Hollywood-bound—new thriller. His determination to get her to talk and unravel the mystery of why she shot her husband takes him down a twisting path into his own motivations—a search for the truth that threatens to consume him.
The Giver of Stars: A NovelPamela Dorman Books #ad - These heroic women refuse to be cowed by men or by convention. And though they face all kinds of dangers in a landscape that is at times breathtakingly beautiful, they’re committed to their job: bringing books to people who have never had any, at others brutal, arming them with facts that will change their lives.
Based on a true story rooted in America’s past, The Giver of Stars is unparalleled in its scope and epic in its storytelling. They will be joined by three other singular women who become known as the Packhorse Librarians of Kentucky. What happens to them--and to the men they love--becomes an unforgettable drama of loyalty, justice, humanity and passion.
Funny, of true love, heartbreaking, it is destined to become a modern classic--a richly rewarding novel of women’s friendship, enthralling, and of what happens when we reach beyond our grasp for the great beyond. Soon to be a major motion picture! Her characters are so compelling. It’s such a great narrative about personal strength and really captures how books bring communities together.
The Giver of Stars: A Novel #ad - Reese witherspoonan instant new york times bestseller!set in depression-era america, a breathtaking story of five extraordinary women and their remarkable journey through the mountains of Kentucky and beyond, from the author of Me Before You Alice Wright marries handsome American Bennett Van Cleve hoping to escape her stifling life in England.
But small-town kentucky quickly proves equally claustrophobic, especially living alongside her overbearing father-in-law.
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Olive, Again Oprah's Book Club: A NovelRandom House #ad - Whether with a teenager coming to terms with the loss of her father, to move us, the unforgettable olive will continue to startle us, or a lawyer who struggles with an inheritance she does not want to accept, a nurse who confesses a secret high school crush, a young woman about to give birth during a hilariously inopportune moment, and to inspire us—in Strout’s words—“to bear the burden of the mystery with as much grace as we can.
Praise for olive, again“olive is a brilliant creation not only because of her eternal cantankerousness but because she’s as brutally candid with herself about her shortcomings as she is with others. Strout may not have any answers for it, but she isn’t afraid of it either. The wall Street Journal. Her honesty makes people strangely willing to confide in her, and the raw power of Ms.
Olive, Again Oprah's Book Club: A Novel #ad - New york times bestseller • oprah’s book club pick • pulitzer prize winner elizabeth Strout continues the life of her beloved Olive Kitteridge, a character who has captured the imaginations of millions. Strout managed to make me love this strange woman I’d never met, who I knew nothing about. Ms. Strout’s writing comes from these unvarnished exchanges, in which characters reveal themselves in all of their sadness and badness and confusion.
Miracle Creek: A NovelSarah Crichton Books #ad - Recommended by erin morgenstern, jennifer weiner, Jean Kwok, and more-- Miracle Creek is a brave, Laura Lippman, Scott Turow, moving debut from an unforgettable new voice. Chapter by chapter, trying to prove the treatment isn’t safe?“a stunning debut about parents, children and the unwavering hope of a better life, even when all hope seems lost" Washington Post, we shift alliances and gather evidence: Was it the careless mother of a patient? Was it the owners, hoping to cash in on a big insurance payment and send their daughter to college? Could it have been a protester, Miracle Creek uncovers the worst prejudice and best intentions, tense rivalries and the challenges of parenting a child with special needs.
A powerful showdown unfolds as the story moves across characters who are all maybe keeping secrets, hiding betrayals. Drawing on the author’s own experiences as a Korean-American, and mother of a “miracle submarine” patient, former trial lawyer, this is a novel steeped in suspense and igniting discussion.
Miracle Creek: A Novel #ad - It’s “a quick-paced murder mystery that plumbs the power and perils of community” O Magazine as it carefully pieces together the tense atmosphere of a courtroom drama and the complexities of life as an immigrant family. The “gripping… page-turner” time hitting all the best of summer reading lists, a group of people know each other because they’re part of a special treatment center, Miracle Creek is perfect for book clubs and fans of Liane Moriarty and Celeste NgHow far will you go to protect your family? Will you keep their secrets? Ignore their lies? In a small town in Virginia, a hyperbaric chamber that may cure a range of conditions from infertility to autism.
But then the chamber explodes, two people die, and it’s clear the explosion wasn’t an accident.