Roger Doeren

When Roger was a child he read through the World Book Encyclopedia from A to Z.  He reads primarily for enlightenment, information, knowledge and wisdom.  He likes to read Books on families, relationships, spirituality, wellness, business and technology.  He was a 6 time Award-Winning Lighting Designer and worked in Family Advocacy before he became the Chief Operations Officer at Rainy Day Books.  Roger jokes when he tells people that when he joined Vivien and Rainy Day Books that "I moved from Lighting to Enlightenment."  10062021

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Wherever You Go, There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781401307783
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Published: Hachette Books - January 5th, 2005

Wherever You Go, There You Are by Jon Kabat-Zinn is Vivien & Roger's all-time favorite Book.  Vivien & Roger read this Book together in the summer of 1994, when they first formed their relationship.  It is their favorite Book together and as individuals.  This Book is kind of their Personal Operating Manual & Spiritual Compass to guide them to their True North.

 

 

 


Squirrel Hill: The Tree of Life Synagogue Shooting and the Soul of a Neighborhood Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525657194
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Published: Knopf - October 5th, 2021

The Rage of Innocence: How America Criminalizes Black Youth Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781524748906
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Published: Pantheon - September 28th, 2021

Seeing Silence: The Beauty of the World’s Most Quiet Places Cover Image
By Pete McBride, Bill McKibben (Foreword by), Erik Weihenmayer (Prologue by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780847870868
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Published: Rizzoli - September 28th, 2021

The Speckled Beauty: A Dog and His People Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525658818
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Published: Knopf - September 21st, 2021

The Power of Awareness: And Other Secrets from the World's Foremost Spies, Detectives, and Special Operators on How to Stay Safe and Save Your Life Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538718674
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 1st, 2021

Alone at Dawn: Medal of Honor Recipient John Chapman and the Untold Story of the World's Deadliest Special Operations Force Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781538729663
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 23rd, 2020

Peril Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982182915
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 21st, 2021

The Autobiography of Mr. Spock Cover Image
By Una Mccormack, Russell Walks (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781785654664
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Published: Titan Books - September 14th, 2021

The Body Fantastic Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780262045889
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Published: The MIT Press - August 10th, 2021

On Animals Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982181536
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - October 12th, 2021

After the Fall: Being American in the World We've Made Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984856050
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Published: Random House - June 1st, 2021

The Constitution of Knowledge: A Defense of Truth Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780815738862
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Published: Brookings Institution Press - June 22nd, 2021

The Confidence Men: How Two Prisoners of War Engineered the Most Remarkable Escape in History Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984853844
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Published: Random House - June 1st, 2021

King Richard: Nixon and Watergate--An American Tragedy Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780385350099
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Published: Knopf - May 25th, 2021

Virus: Vaccinations, the CDC, and the Hijacking of America's Response to the Pandemic Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781644211809
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Published: Seven Stories Press - May 18th, 2021

The Premonition: A Pandemic Story Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393881554
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 4th, 2021

Finding the Mother Tree: Discovering the Wisdom of the Forest Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780525656098
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Published: Knopf - May 4th, 2021

Antitrust: Taking on Monopoly Power from the Gilded Age to the Digital Age Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525654896
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Published: Knopf - April 27th, 2021

Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385545686
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Published: Doubleday - April 13th, 2021

The Beauty of Living Twice Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525656760
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Published: Knopf - March 30th, 2021

Ageless: The New Science of Getting Older Without Getting Old Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385544924
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Published: Doubleday - March 23rd, 2021

Gut Feelings: The Microbiome and Our Health Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780262044271
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Published: The MIT Press - March 16th, 2021

The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem for the Country Cover Image
By Amanda Gorman, Oprah Winfrey (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780593465271
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Published: Viking Books - March 30th, 2021

Until the End of Time: Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525432173
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Published: Vintage - April 6th, 2021

How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385546133
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Published: Knopf - February 16th, 2021

The New York Times Cooking No-Recipe Recipes: [A Cookbook] Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984858474
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Published: Ten Speed Press - March 16th, 2021

The Code Breaker: Jennifer Doudna, Gene Editing, and the Future of the Human Race Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781982115852
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 9th, 2021

Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue: A Life's Work Fighting for a More Perfect Union (Law in the Public Square #2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780520381926
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Published: University of California Press - March 16th, 2021

The God Equation: The Quest for a Theory of Everything Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385542746
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Published: Doubleday - April 6th, 2021

A Promised Land Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9781524763169
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Published: Crown - November 17th, 2020

The Truths We Hold: An American Journey Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525560739
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Published: Penguin Books - August 4th, 2020

War: How Conflict Shaped Us Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781984856135
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Published: Random House - October 6th, 2020

Black Hole Survival Guide Cover Image
$20.95
ISBN: 9780525658221
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Published: Knopf - November 10th, 2020

The Nolan Variations: The Movies, Mysteries, and Marvels of Christopher Nolan Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780525655329
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Published: Knopf - November 3rd, 2020

The Power of Writing It Down: A Simple Habit to Unlock Your Brain and Reimagine Your Life Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780310359340
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Published: Zondervan - January 12th, 2021

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062415837
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Published: Dey Street Books - October 27th, 2015

“If you want Peace, work for Justice.” ~ His Holiness Pope Paul VI

"I believe in Justice and Truth, without which there would be no basis for Human Hope." ~ His Holiness the Dalai Lama

You might want to watch the Movie RBG: HERO. ICON. DISSENTER.

 


Man's Search for Meaning Cover Image
By Viktor E. Frankl, Harold S. Kushner (Foreword by), William J. Winslade (Afterword by)
$15.00
ISBN: 9780807014271
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Published: Beacon Press - June 1st, 2006

You're Not Listening: What You're Missing and Why It Matters Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250297198
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Published: Celadon Books - January 7th, 2020

Radical Kindness: The Life-Changing Power of Giving and Receiving Cover Image
By Angela Santomero, Deepak Chopra (Foreword by)
$21.99
ISBN: 9780062913364
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Published: Harper Wave - March 5th, 2019

The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780385348713
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Published: Crown - February 25th, 2020

View From Above: An Astronaut Photographs the World Cover Image
By Terry Virts, Buzz Aldrin (Foreword by)
$40.00
ISBN: 9781426218644
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Published: National Geographic - October 3rd, 2017

Picturing Apollo 11: Rare Views and Undiscovered Moments Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9780813056173
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Published: University Press of Florida - April 2nd, 2019

First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982103163
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 18th, 2018

First Man the Book is Now First Man the Movie!  Watch the Official Movie Trailer!  Read the Book and see the Movie!


Jeff W. Goodwin & son Alexander tell their heartfely heroic story in Jeff's New Softcover Alexander's Journey: Dum Spiro Spero, a Book, and a Documentary DVD(including Digital Download).  Watch the Alexander's Journey - Dum Spiro Spero - Promo Trailer on Vimeo!

Alexander Goodwin is a young British boy who has a passion for nature, science and conservation.  Christmas 2015 at just eight years of age he began struggling with constant leg pain.  He was misdiagnosed for six months until finally being told he had a rare form of cancer of the pelvis and right leg.  By that time, in constant pain and deteriorating rapidly, Alexander was confined to a wheelchair.  Being informed in October 2016 by Doctors in England that he may have just months to live and any surgery would reduce the quality of his time left, his father Jeff W. Goodwin, a Police Officer in the U.K reached out to his brothers in blue across the Atlantic.  After just a few weeks the family found themselves in America's mid-west receiving treatment from a collaboration of specialists from hospitals in two states as well as support from strangers that would create profound bonds of friendship.


Exercise of Power: American Failures, Successes, and a New Path Forward in the Post-Cold War World Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781524731885
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Published: Knopf - June 16th, 2020

Emperors of the Deep: Sharks--The Ocean's Most Mysterious, Most Misunderstood, and Most Important Guardians Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062880338
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Published: HarperOne - May 26th, 2020

The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781620975978
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Published: New Press - March 10th, 2020

The Future We Choose: Surviving the Climate Crisis Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9780525658351
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Published: Knopf - February 25th, 2020

The Map of Knowledge: A Thousand-Year History of How Classical Ideas Were Lost and Found Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781101974063
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Published: Anchor - April 14th, 2020

The Readers' Room Cover Image
By Antoine Laurain, Emily Boyce (Translator), Jane Aitken (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781910477977
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Published: Gallic Books - September 29th, 2020

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (Movie Tie-In): Neighborly Words of Wisdom from Mister Rogers Cover Image
By Fred Rogers, Tom Junod (Contributions by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143135388
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Published: Penguin Books - November 5th, 2019

Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590504
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Published: Random House - February 20th, 2018

When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735210622
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Published: Riverhead Books - January 9th, 2018

The Assault on Intelligence: American National Security in an Age of Lies Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525558583
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Published: Penguin Press - May 1st, 2018

The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399592096
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Published: Random House - September 23rd, 2019

Bill Marriott: Success Is Never Final--His Life and the Decisions That Built a Hotel Empire Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781629726007
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Published: Shadow Mountain - September 3rd, 2019

Principles: Life and Work Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781501124020
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 19th, 2017

The Grand Canyon: Between River and Rim Cover Image
By Pete McBride, Hampton Sides (Foreword by), Kevin Fedarko (Introduction by), The Grand Canyon Conservancy (Contributions by)
$55.00
ISBN: 9780847863044
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Published: Rizzoli - September 25th, 2018

The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Expert Advice for Extreme Situations (Survival Handbook, Wilderness Survival Guide, Funny Books) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781452172187
Availability: Out of Stock, generally 2-3 business days to Order your Copy and have it arrive at our store or your home.
Published: Chronicle Books - April 30th, 2019

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