YOU JUST DON'T UNDERSTAND: Women and Men in Conversation by Deborah Tannen Ph.D. (Ballantine: $10). When you talk to your mate, do you ever get that feeling that you are speaking to a person from another planet? In this best seller, sociolinguist Tannen explains why this is and what you can do about it.
LIFE 101: Everything We Wish We Had Learned About Life in School by John Roger and Peter McWilliams (Prelude: $5.99). What you did not learn in kindergarten or from your cat might possibly be in here.
THE UNOFFICIAL U.S. CENSUS: What the U.S. Census Doesn't Tell You by Tom Heymann (Fawcett Columbine: $8). Most insomniacs watch TV to get to sleep; most people's biggest fear is snakes; and at least 1,660,000 Americans were involved in extramarital affairs--but you knew that, didn't you?
LEADERSHIP SECRETS OF ATTILA THE HUN by Wess Roberts Ph.D. (Warner: $8.95). Fifth-Century bully's warfare tactics are converted into management techniques.