Current Events - 2021 Bestsellers - Page 2

There Is Nothing For You Here: Finding Opportunity in the Twenty-First Century Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780358574316
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Published: Mariner Books - October 5th, 2021

"This book has a miraculous quality.... As a memoir this is hard to put down; if you are seeking a better American future you should pick it up.”—Timothy Snyder, New York Times best-selling author of On Tyranny


Zero Fail: The Rise and Fall of the Secret Service Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399589010
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Published: Random House - May 18th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “This is one of those books that will go down as the seminal work—the determinative work—in this field. . . . Terrifying.”—Rachel Maddow


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The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781620971932
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Published: New Press - January 7th, 2020

Named one of the most important nonfiction books of the 21st century by Entertainment Weekly' Slate' Chronicle of Higher Education' Literary Hub, Book Riot' and Zora


The Age of AI: And Our Human Future Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316273800
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - November 2nd, 2021

Three of the world’s most accomplished and deep thinkers come together to explore Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the way it is transforming human society—and what this technology means for us all.

An AI learned to win chess by making moves human grand masters had never conceived.


Glimmer of Hope: How Tragedy Sparked a Movement Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984836090
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Published: Razorbill - October 16th, 2018

Glimmer of Hope is the official, definitive book from The March for Our Lives founders, who came together in the aftermath of one of the deadliest mass-shootings in American history to lead an ongoing movement to end gun violence in all communities.


Landslide: The Final Days of the Trump Presidency Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250830012
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - July 13th, 2021

An instant New York Times bestseller.

Critics agree: Michael Wolff’s Landslide is THE book on Trump.

Landslide . . . is the one to leap upon. Smart, vivid and intrepid . . .” —The New York Times

“I inhaled Landslide, gobbled it up.” —Slate


Last Best Hope: America in Crisis and Renewal Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374603663
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - June 15th, 2021

One of The New York Times's 100 notable books of 2021

"[George Packer's] account of America’s decline into destructive tribalism is always illuminating and often dazzling." —William Galston, The Washington Post


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Kill Switch: The Rise of the Modern Senate and the Crippling of American Democracy Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781631497773
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Published: Liveright - January 12th, 2021

THE CASE FOR ENDING THE FILIBUSTER
"A truly excellent book… blistering and persuasive.” —Ezra Klein, New York Times  

An insider’s account of how politicians representing a radical white minority of Americans have used “the world’s greatest deliberative body” to hijack our democracy.


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Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812984965
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Published: One World - August 18th, 2015

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING MICHAEL B. JORDAN AND JAMIE FOXX • A powerful true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix our broken system of justice—from one of the most brilliant and influential lawyers of our time.


The Long Slide: Thirty Years in American Journalism Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501183690
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Published: Threshold Editions - August 10th, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From the host of Tucker Carlson Tonight on Fox News and the New York Times bestselling author of Ship of Fools, a collection of nostalgic writings that underscore America’s long slide from innocence to orthodoxy.

Thirty years ago, Tucker Carlson got his first job out of college fact checking for a quar


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Outliers: The Story of Success Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316017930
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 7th, 2011

From the bestselling author of The Bomber Mafia, learn what sets high achievers apart—from Bill Gates to the Beatlesin this seminal work from "a singular talent" (New York Times Book Review).


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Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316478526
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 10th, 2019

Malcolm Gladwell, host of the podcast Revisionist History and author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Outliers, offers a powerful examination of our interactions with strangersand why they often go wrong.

 A Best Book of the Year: The Financial Times, Bloomberg, Chicago Tribune, and Detroit Free Press