Staff Picks - Anton

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Ultimately, we are all just shadows chasing after colors in the dark, find a good book to light the way.
 

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Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781451636024
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 16th, 2015

This is my favorite nonfiction book I've ever read! The wisdom it offers is invaluable. The meditation section alone has changed my life. If you follow no traditional faith, but are in touch with your spiritual side, pick this up!

Neuroscientist and philosopher, Sam Harris, returns with his most important book yet, Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion. One of the most intellectual minds at the forefront of the "New Atheist" movement, Harris, offers a path to spiritual fulfillment and mindfulness outside the world of organized religion.  --Anton


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Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780198739838
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - May 1st, 2016

Equal parts fascinating and harrowing, Superintelligence by Professor Nick Bostrom, delivers a brilliant analysis of the future of humanity's relationship with AI. As a stark warning of the existential danger we all face as we inch further toward the inevitable singularity, this book only gets more important with time. A must read for anyone with a passion for what the future holds for the human race. --Anton


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The Mindful Art of Wild Swimming: Reflections for Zen Seekers Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781782404293
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Published: Leaping Hare - September 15th, 2017

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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060839871
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Published: William Morrow & Company - August 2nd, 2005

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Surfing with Sartre: An Aquatic Inquiry Into a Life of Meaning Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780385540735
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Published: Doubleday Books - August 8th, 2017

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The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside the Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781476730400
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 7th, 2014