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Basic Books

(Imprint of Perseus Books Group)

Since its founding in 1952, Basic Books has shaped public debate by publishing award-winning books in psychology, science, politics, sociology, current affairs, and history. Basic's list of influential authors includes Howard Gardner, Irvin Yalom, Lester Thurow, Alice Miller, Orlando Patterson, Douglas Hofstadter, Edward Larson, Beverly Tatum, Stephen Carter, Iris Chang, Niall Ferguson, Ernst Mayr, George Chauncey, Samantha Power, and Richard Feynman. Basic Books is a proud member of the Perseus Books Group. To learn more about the Perseus Books Group, please visit the website: www.perseusbooksgroup.com. Employment Opportunities at Basic Books

Specifically interested in books with these subjects or themes: juvenile fiction/non-fiction (adventure, mystery, classics, activity)

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1. Why Are All The Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? (Paperback)
    Author: Beverly Tatum
(Unknown)  01/07/2003
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477 Reviews  
2. Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?: Revised E...
    Author: Beverly Tatum
(Unknown)  01/17/2003
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1 Reviews
3. The Interpretation of Dreams: The Complete and Definitive Text (Paperback)
    Author: Sigmund Freud
(Unknown)  02/23/2010
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405 Reviews  
4. Unstrange Minds: Remapping the World of Autism (Paperback)
    Author: Roy Richard Grinker
(Unknown)  01/29/2008
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67 Reviews  
5. For God, Country, and Coca-Cola: The Definitive History of the Great Ame...
    Author: Mark Pendergrast
(Unknown)  03/17/2000
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69 Reviews  
6. Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Einstein's Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time ...
    Author: Richard Phillips Feynman, Robert Leighton, Matthew Sands, Richard Feynman
(Unknown)  03/22/2011
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2 Reviews  
7. Catching Fire: How Cooking Made Us Human (Paperback)
    Author: Richard Wrangham
(Unknown)  09/07/2010
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348 Reviews  
8. Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Einstein's Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time ...
    Author: Richard Phillips Feynman, Robert B. Leighton, Matthew Sands
(Unknown)  03/22/2011
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1 Reviews
9. Killing Monsters: Why Children Need Fantasy, Super Heroes, and Make-Beli...
    Author: Gerard Jones
(Unknown)  05/2003
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108 Reviews  
10. Catching Fire: How Cooking Made Us Human (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Richard Wrangham
(Unknown)  05/05/2009
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38 Reviews  
11. On The Edge: A History Of Poor Black Children And Their American Dreams ...
    Author: Carl Husemoller Nightingale
(Unknown)  01/04/1995
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1 Reviews  
12. Prelude to Terror: Edwin P. Wilson and the Legacy of America's Private I...
    Author: Joseph J. Trento
(Unknown)  03/22/2006
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3 Reviews  
13. Little Red Riding Hood Uncloaked: Sex, Morality, And The Evolution Of A ...
    Author: Catherine Orenstein
(Unknown)  07/08/2003
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25 Reviews  
14. Catching Fire: How Cooking Made Us Human (Hardcover)
    Author: Richard Wrangham
(Unknown)  05/26/2009
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279 Reviews  
15. Killing Monsters: Our Children's Need For Fantasy, Heroism, and Make-Bel...
    Author: Gerard Jones
(Unknown)  08/04/2008
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16. Once Upon A Number: The Hidden Mathematical Logic Of Stories (Paperback)
    Author: John Allen Paulos
(Unknown)  10/08/1999
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19 Reviews  
17. The Pony Fish's Glow: And Other Clues To Plan And Purpose In Nature (Pap...
    Author: George C. Williams, George Christopher Williams
(Unknown)  09/25/1998
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5 Reviews  
18. On Their Own: What Happens to Kids When They Age Out of the Foster Care ...
    Author: Martha Shirk
(Unknown)  08/08/2006
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19. Late-Talking Children (Paperback)
    Author: Thomas Sowell
(Unknown)  07/03/1998
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65 Reviews  
20. On Their Own: What Happens to Kids When They Age Out of the Foster Care ...
    Author: Martha Shirk, Gary Stangler
(Unknown)  08/08/2006
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36 Reviews  
21. When Autism Strikes (Paperback)
    Author: Robert A. Catalano
(Unknown)  03/21/1998
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16 Reviews  
22. For God, Country, and Coca-Cola (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Mark Pendergrast
(Unknown)  03/17/2000
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23. Why Are All The Black Kids Sitting Together In The Cafeteria?: And Other...
    Author: Beverly Tatum
(Unknown)  09/04/1997
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469 Reviews  
24. Bill Nye The Science Guy's Big Blast Of Science (Paperback)
    Author: Bill Nye
    Illustrator: Tom Owen, Terry Marks
Ages 9-12 09/21/1993
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5 Reviews  
25. Isaac Newton: The Last Sorcerer (British Commonwealth, United States, Un...
    Author: Michael White
(Unknown)  04/06/1999
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40 Reviews  
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