Imbeciles

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Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781594204180
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Published: Penguin Press - March 1st, 2016

Cohen describes in detail the decades-long push to forcibly sterilize criminals and other undesirables. At the heart of the movement was the case of Buck vs Bell which went all the way to the supreme court, leading to Oliver Wendell Holmes famously declaring "Three generations of imbeciles are enough." A long overdue account of eugenics in America. ~ Reviewed by Nate George


The View from the Cheap Seats

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The View from the Cheap Seats: Selected Nonfiction Cover Image
$21.59
ISBN: 9780062262264
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Published: William Morrow & Company - May 31st, 2016

Travel through literature, fairy tales, music, and art with this beautifully eloquent collection by one of the front most Fiction and Comic Authors of our time. Never before have I been so avidly obsessed with a compendium of speeches, introductions, and articles. Gaiman preaches on the process of writing, and reading, as well as a plethora of famous authors- from Terry Pratchett, to Steven King and Diana Wynne Jones. He delves deeply into the musicians and novelist that inspired him, including his wife Amy Palmer of the Dresden Dolls, and Tori Amos.You will finish this book, and immediately have a list of novels to read and musical artists to explore. A MUST read for any fan of Neil, or a lover of literature and art. ~ Reviewed by Hannah Worsham


The Unexpected Everything

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$17.99
ISBN: 9781481404549
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 3rd, 2016

Matason once again creates a contemporary world with family problems, tested friendships, boys to swoon over and summer plans gone awry. The perfect summer beach read! ~ Reviewed by Martha Cornwell


Lion Heart

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Lion Heart: A Scarlet Novel Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781619639287
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Published: Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books - May 31st, 2016

What is WIll Scarlet was a girl? A brilliant retelling of Robin Hood- full of adventure, assassination plots and traitors. Lion Heart is the heart-stopping conclusion to the Scarlet trilogy. ~ Reviewed by Martha Cornwell


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