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Featured Books from Seal Press

All the Things We Never Knew by Sheila Hamilton

All the Things We Never Knew

Even as a reporter, Sheila Hamilton missed the signs as her husband David’s mental illness unfolded before her. By the time she had pieced together the puzzle, it was too late. Learn more….

$24.00 | October | 312 pages (Cloth)

Order: Amazon | Barnes and Noble | Powell’s

Things No One Will Tell Fat Girls by Jes Baker

Things No One Will Tell Fat Girls

With smart and sassy eloquence, veteran blogger Jes Baker calls on women to be proud of their bodies, fight against fat-shaming, and embrace a body-positive worldview. Learn more….

$16.00 | November | 256 pages

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Please Don’t Bite the Baby (And Please Don’t Chase the Dogs) by Lisa J. Edwards

Please Don't Bite the Baby

Follow certified-professional dog trainer Lisa Edwards’ endearing and entertaining journey to ensure that her household survives and thrives when she introduces her son to her motley pack of animals. Learn more….

$16.00 | November | 264 pages

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Under This Beautiful Dome by Terry Mutchler

Under This Beautiful Dome

The true story of journalist Terry Mutchler’s secret five-year relationship with Penny Severns, an Illinois State Senator who mentored Barack Obama.

$17.00 | Oct. | 320 p.

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Shades of Blue edited by Amy Ferris

Shades of Blue

Writers courageously share real and unforgettable stories of their battles with depression, offering hope and solidarity for those struggling alone.

$16.00 | Oct. | 256 p.

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The Sh!t No One Tells You About Toddlers by Dawn Dais

The Sh!t No One Tells You About Toddlers

Dawn Dais tells it like it is, again, offering real advice, hilarious anecdotes, and encouragement to help parents survive life with toddlers.

$16.00 | Sept. | 240 p.

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How to Break Up With Anyone by Jamye Waxman

How to Break Up With Anyone

Not all relationships are made to last forever. Learn strategies for disengaging from a friend, family member, community, or even a former version of yourself.

$16.00 | Oct. | 320 p.

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The Nalini Method by Rupa Mehta

The Nalini Method

Shed emotional weight and achieve balance of body and mind with this innovative fitness plan by Rupa Mehta, the “Rachael Ray of Fitness.”

$22.00 | Jan. | 272 p.

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No Touch Monkey! by Ayun Halliday

No Touch Monkey!

A self-admittedly bumbling tourist, Halliday shares—with razor-sharp wit and to hilarious effect—the travel stories most are too self-conscious to tell.

$17.00 | Sept. | 272 p.

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Crossing the River by Amy Ragsdale

Crossing the River

Amy Ragsdale moved with her family to a small town in northeastern Brazil, where she hoped they would learn the value of a slower life.

$16.00 | Nov. | 304 p.

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Super You by Emily V. Gordon

Super You

This friendly and unabashedly geeky guide empowers everyday people to transform into the most kick-ass versions of themselves.

$16.00 | Oct. | 320 p.

Amazon | B & N | Powell’s

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