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Near the Exit: Travels with the Not-So-Grim Reaper

This book’s journey to spiritual places near and far is worth taking

The Knowledge Gap: The Hidden Cause of America’s Broken Education System—and How To Fix It

Essential reading for teachers, education administrators, and policymakers alike.


La Passione: How Italy Seduced

Italophiles will relish the depth and breadth of this delightful book.

See You in the Piazza: New Places To Discover in Italy

Recommended for those who look for the unexpected when they travel. [See Prepub Alert, 9/24/18.]

Never Too Late: The Adult Student's Guide to College

Highly recommended for collections focused on student success, career planning, or academic advising, and a superb option for adult learners interested in returning to or starting college.

Dear Parents: A Field Guide for College Preparation

Worried parents will appreciate this volume, but it likely won't benefit college-bound students.

The Abu Dhabi Bar Mitzvah: Fear and Love in the Modern Middle East

Levinson is a gifted storyteller. His audience might be best characterized as peripatetic expatriates, curious travelers seeking linguistic underpinnings of Arab culture, or twentysomethings examining religious identities in a post-9/11 world.

Scotland the Best 100 Places: Extraordinary Places and Where Best To Walk, Eat and Sleep

Both titles are recommended for Scotophiles and readers who appreciate natural beauty and ancient sites.

U Thrive: How To Succeed in College (and Life)

Recommended for collections that focus on college readiness or first-year coursework and for individuals interested in preparing for university.

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