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The Man in the Dog Park

by Cathy A. Small, Karen White, Jason Kordosky & Ross Moore Blackstone Publishing (July 15, 2020)

The Man in the Dog Park offers the listener a rare window into homeless life. Spurred by a personal relationship with a homeless man who became her coauthor, Cathy A. Small takes a compelling look at what it...


White Kids

by Margaret A. Hagerman & Tavia Gilbert Blackstone Publishing (January 15, 2019)

Riveting stories of how affluent, white children learn about race

American kids are living in a world of ongoing public debates about race, daily displays of racial injustice, and for some, an increased awareness...


Red November

by Joel B. Pollak Center Street (July 14, 2020)

A conservative journalist goes behind enemy lines to cover the 2020 Democratic primaries from the inside.

Already, the 2020 primaries are shaping up to be the most extreme in the history of the United States....


Hollywood Double Agent

by Jonathan Gill & Mike Chamberlain Blackstone Publishing (July 07, 2020)

The Cold War and the Golden Age of Hollywood meet in this story of the remarkable career of Boris Morros, film producer and Russian double agent.

Boris Morros was a major figure in the 1930s and 1940s. The head...


Nature Obscura

by Kelly Brenner & Erica Sullivan Blackstone Publishing (July 01, 2020)

A distinctive, funny, inspiring, and intimate dive into urban nature.

With wonder and a sense of humor, Nature Obscura author Kelly Brenner aims to help us rediscover our connection to the natural world that...


The Golden Thread

by Ravi Somaiya 12/Twelve (July 07, 2020)

A true story of spies and intrigue surrounding one of the most enduring unsolved mysteries of the 20th century, investigative reporter Ravi Somaiya uncovers the story behind the death of renowned diplomat and...


We Are Not Such Things

by Justine van der Leun & Erin Bennett Blackstone Publishing (August 09, 2016)

Justine van der Leun reopens the murder of a young American woman in South Africa, an iconic case that calls into question our understanding of truth and reconciliation, loyalty, justice, race, and class.

The...


Saving Free Speech ... from Itself

by Thane Rosenbaum & Bret Stephens Blackstone Publishing (June 16, 2020)

Saving Free Speech ... from Itself sets the tone for the fractious discussion of how the First Amendment should be interpreted in today's society and how the free speech aspect of it should not be weaponized...


This Ain't No Holiday Inn

by James Lough, Alex Hyde-White, Gabrielle de Cuir & Robertson Dean et al. Blackstone Publishing (June 16, 2020)

During its heyday, the Chelsea Hotel in New York City was a home and safe haven for Bohemian artists, poets, and musicians such as Bob Dylan, Gregory Corso, Allen Ginsberg, Janis Joplin, and Dee Dee Ramone.

This...


The Book of Awesome Women Writers

by Becca Anderson & Marguerite Gavin Blackstone Publishing (June 16, 2020)

The Women Who Wrote Their Way Into History

A packed timeline of the greatest women writers: From the first recorded writer to current bestsellers, Becca Anderson takes us through time and highlights women who...


The Deficit Myth

by Stephanie Kelton Public Affairs (June 09, 2020)

The leading thinker and most visible public advocate of modern monetary theory - the freshest and most important idea about economics in decades - delivers a radically different, bold, new understanding for...


Manifesta, 20th Anniversary Edition

by Jennifer Baumgardner, Amy Richards & Frankie Corzo Blackstone Publishing (June 09, 2020)

The twentieth anniversary release of a groundbreaking feminist text: a powerful indictment of the current state of feminism, and a passionate call to arms.

Today, people of all genders strive to uphold the goals...


So You Want to Talk about Race

by Ijeoma Oluo & Bahni Turpin Blackstone Publishing (January 16, 2018)

A current, constructive, and actionable exploration of today's racial landscape, offering straightforward clarity that readers of all races need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial divide

In So You...


Policing the Black Man

by Angela J. Davis, Robin Miles & Kevin Kenerly Blackstone Publishing (July 11, 2017)

A comprehensive analysis of the key issues of the Black Lives Matter movement, this thought-provoking and compelling anthology features essays by some of the nation's most influential and respected criminal...


Nobody

by Marc Lamont Hill, Kevin Kenerly & Todd Brewster Blackstone Publishing (May 02, 2017)

Protests in Ferguson, Missouri, and across the United States following the death of Michael Brown revealed something far deeper than a passionate display of age-old racial frustrations; they unveiled a public...


Trump and the American Future

by Newt Gingrich Center Street (June 23, 2020)

In this insightful call to action, New York Times bestselling author Newt Gingrich explains what is at stake in the 2020 elections--and why Donald Trump must be re-elected.

The 2020 election will be a decisive...


Charter Schools and Their Enemies

by Thomas Sowell Basic Books (June 30, 2020)

A leading conservative intellectual defends charter schools against the teachers' unions, politicians, and liberal educators who threaten to dismantle their success.

The black-white educational achievement gap--so...


Protest Kitchen

by Carol J. Adams, Virginia Messina & Wendy Rich Stetson Blackstone Publishing (October 01, 2018)

Protest Kitchen is an empowering guide to the food and lifestyle choices anyone can make for positive change in the face of the profound challenges of our time.

Our food choices have much more of an impact than...


Martin Luther King, Jr., the Essential Box Set

by Keith David, Others, Jay Gregory & Clayborne Carson et al. Hachette Book Group (January 01, 2010)

This definitive box set includes all the landmark speeches of the great orator and American leader Martin Luther King Jr., from his inspirational "I Have a Dream" to his fiery "Give Us the Ballot." Comprised...


Dot Con

by James Veitch Hachette Books (June 02, 2020)

From viral comedy sensation James Veitch (as seen on TED, Conan, and The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon) comes a collection of laugh-out-loud funny exchanges with email scammers.

The Nigerian prince eager to...


The Last President of Europe

by William Drozdiak & Paul Hodgson Public Affairs (April 28, 2020)

A revelatory examination of the global impact of Emmanuel Macron's tumultuous presidency

A political novice leading a brand new party, in 2017 Emmanuel Macron swept away traditional political forces and emerged...


Had I Known

by Barbara Ehrenreich & Suzanne Toren 12/Twelve (March 24, 2020)

A new selection of the most provocative, incendiary, and career-making pieces by bestselling author, essayist, political activist, and "veteran muckraker" (The New Yorker) Barbara Ehrenreich.

A self-proclaimed...


Pale Rider

by Laura Spinney & Paul Hodgson Public Affairs (September 12, 2017)

In 1918, the Italian-Americans of New York, the Yupik of Alaska, and the Persians of Mashed had almost nothing in common except for a virus--one that triggered the worst pandemic of modern times and had a decisive...


Opium

by John Halpern, John H. Halpern, David Blistein & Peter Ganim Hachette Books (August 13, 2019)

"A landmark project." -- Dr. Andrew Weil

"Engrossing and highly readable." -- Sam Quinones

"An astonishing journey through time and space." -- Julie Holland, MD

"The most important, provocative, and challenging...


The Best People

by Alexander Nazaryan & Robert Fass Hachette Books (June 18, 2019)

An in-depth examination of the Trump Cabinet, revealing how, behind the headline-making graft and gaffes, Cabinet secretaries are transforming government, tossing aside tradition, expertise, and norms, with...


Under Red Skies

by Karoline Kan & Allison Hiroto Hachette Books (March 12, 2019)

Karoline Kan, a young former reporter at the New York Times in Beijing, offers a deeply personal and shocking look at how China is coming to terms with its conflicted, troubled, and impoverished past as it emerges...


Maid

by Stephanie Land, Molly Parker Myers & Barbara Ehrenreich Hachette Books (January 22, 2019)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Evicted meets Nickel and Dimed in Stephanie Land's memoir about working as a maid, a beautiful and gritty exploration of poverty in America. Includes a foreword by Barbara Ehrenreich....


The Dinosaur Artist

by Paige Williams & Ellen Archer Hachette Books (September 11, 2018)

New Yorker staff writer Paige Williams delves into the riveting and sometimes perilous world of the international fossil trade through the true story of one man's devastating attempt to sell a Gobi Desert dinosaur...


We Are the Nerds

by Christine Lagorio-Chafkin & Chloe Cannon Hachette Books (October 02, 2018)

Reddit hails itself as "the front page of the Internet." It's the fourth most-visited website in the United States--and yet, millions of Americans have no idea what it is.

We Are the Nerds is a riveting look...


Going to the Mountain

by Ndaba Mandela & Michael Boatman Hachette Book Group (June 26, 2018)

The first-ever book to tell Nelson Mandela's life through the eyes of a child who was raised by him, chronicling Ndaba Mandela's life living with, and learning from, one of the greatest leaders and humanitarians...


The Plot to Destroy Democracy

by Malcolm Nance, Peter Ganim & Rob Reiner Hachette Book Group (June 26, 2018)

Retired Intelligence officer and New York Times bestselling author of The Plot to Hack America Malcolm Nance offers a provocative, comprehensive analysis of the Russian Federation's master plan to destroy democracy,...


Robert F. Kennedy: Ripples of Hope

by Kerry Kennedy, Catherine Keener, Peter Gallagher & Rory Kennedy et al. Hachette Book Group (June 05, 2018)

Kerry Kennedy, daughter of Robert F. Kennedy, shares personal remembrances of her father and through conversations with politicians, media personalities, celebrities and leaders, explores the influence that...


Every Man a King

by Chris Stirewalt Hachette Books (September 18, 2018)

From Fox News' politics editor Chris Stirewalt -- a fun and lively account of America's populist tradition, from Andrew Jackson and Teddy Roosevelt, to Ross Perot, Pat Buchanan, and Donald Trump.

Whatever the...


See You Again in Pyongyang

by Travis Jeppesen & Will Collyer Hachette Book Group (May 29, 2018)

From ballistic missile tests to stranger-than-fiction stories of purges and assassinations, news from North Korea never fails to dominate the global headlines. But what is life there actually like?

In See You...


House of Rain

by Craig Childs Hachette Book Group (September 25, 2018)

In this landmark work on the Anasazi tribes of the Southwest, naturalist Craig Childs dives head on into the mysteries of this vanished people.

The various tribes that made up the Anasazi people converged on...


Jell-O Girls

by Allie Rowbottom Hachette Book Group (July 24, 2018)

A memoir that braids the evolution of one of America's most iconic branding campaigns with the stirring tales of the women who lived behind its façade--told by the inheritor of their stories.

In 1899, Allie...


Bad Call

by Mike Scardino & Daniel Thomas May Hachette Book Group (July 17, 2018)

In 1967 Mike Scardino was an eighteen-year-old premed student with a problem--his parents couldn't afford to pay his college tuition. Luckily, Mike's dad hooked him up with a lucrative, albeit unusual, summer...


The Price of Greatness

by Jay Cost & Dan Woren Hachette Book Group (June 05, 2018)

An incisive account of the tumultuous relationship between Alexander Hamilton and James Madison and of the origins of our wealthy yet highly unequal nation.

In the history of American politics there are few stories...


Trump's America

by Newt Gingrich & Éric Martin Hachette Book Group (June 05, 2018)

No one understands the Make America Great Again effort with more insight and more experience than former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich.

Gingrich helped President Ronald Reagan "Make America Great Again"...


Assad or We Burn the Country

by Sam Dagher & Gary Tiedemann Hachette Book Group (May 28, 2019)

From a Pulitzer Prize-nominated journalist specializing in the Middle East, this groundbreaking account of the Syrian Civil War reveals the never-before-published true story of a 21st-century humanitarian disaster....


Yes We (Still) Can

by Dan Pfeiffer Hachette Book Group (June 19, 2018)

From Obama's former communications director and current cohost of Pod Save America comes a colorful account of how politics, the media, and the internet changed during the Obama presidency and how Democrats...


A Little Piece of Light

by Donna Hylton & Kristine Gasbarre Hachette Book Group (June 05, 2018)

Today, Donna Hylton is a groundbreaking advocate for criminal justice reform--she was a featured speaker at the 2017 Women's March on Washington, and she works hand-in-hand with other influential voices such...


Dear Madam President

by Jennifer Palmieri Hachette Book Group (March 27, 2018)

Dear Madam President is an empowering letter from former Hillary Clinton Communications Director Jennifer Palmieri to the first woman president, and by extension, to all women working to succeed in any field....


Russian Roulette

by Michael Isikoff, David Corn & Peter Ganim Hachette Book Group (March 13, 2018)

The incredible, harrowing account of how American democracy was hacked by Moscow as part of a covert operation to influence the US election and help Donald Trump gain the presidency

Russian Roulette is a story...


The Girl

by Michelle Morgan & Lisa Flanagan Hachette Book Group (May 08, 2018)

With an in-depth look at the two most empowering years in the life of Marilyn Monroe, The Girl details how The Seven Year Itch created an icon and sent the star on an adventure of self-discovery and transformation...


Above and Beyond

by Casey Sherman, Michael J. Tougias & Maxwell Hamilton Hachette Book Group (April 17, 2018)

From the authors of the bestselling The Finest Hours, the riveting, deeply human story of President John F. Kennedy and two U-2 pilots, Rudy Anderson and Chuck Maultsby, who risked their lives to save America...


Fire in the Lake

by Frances FitzGerald & Jeff Bottoms Hachette Book Group (March 06, 2018)

This landmark work, based on Frances FitzGerald's own research and travels, takes us inside Vietnam--into the traditional, ancestor-worshiping villages and the corrupt crowded cities, into the conflicts between...


The War on Normal People

by Andrew Yang Hachette Book Group (April 03, 2018)

From 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, a captivating account of how "a skinny Asian kid from upstate" became a successful entrepreneur, only to find a new mission: calling attention to the...


Everything You Love Will Burn

by Vegas Tenold Hachette Book Group (February 20, 2018)

The dark story of the shocking resurgence of white supremacist and nationalist groups and their path to political power

Six years ago, when Vegas Tenold began reporting from the inner circle of three white power...


1983

by Taylor Downing & Ben Onwukwe Hachette Book Group (May 01, 2018)

A riveting, real-life thriller about 1983--the year tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union nearly brought the world to the point of nuclear ArmageddonThe year 1983 was an extremely dangerous...