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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.


The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393357455
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - December 3rd, 2019

The New York Times Bestseller, with a new afterword

"[Michael Lewis’s] most ambitious and important book." —Joe Klein, New York Times


Separated: Inside an American Tragedy Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062992208
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Published: Custom House - June 29th, 2021

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"The seminal book on the child-separation policy." —Rachel Maddow


Amazon Unbound: Jeff Bezos and the Invention of a Global Empire Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982132613
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 11th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“A masterful book.” —Marc Levinson, The Washington Post
“A juicy tour of the company Bezos built.”—The New York Times Book Review

From the bestselling author of The Everything Store, an unvarnished picture of Amazon’s unprecedented growth and its bill


How I Saved the World Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063049086
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Published: Broadside Books - July 6th, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

At one of the most chaotic periods in American history, in a time of national distrust and despair, one tanned TV host holds the key to the future.


Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393542134
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 6th, 2020

New York Times Bestseller

COVID-19 is speeding up history, but how? What is the shape of the world to come?


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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 Jakarta Method: Washington's Anticommunist Crusade and the Mass Murder Program that Shaped Our World Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781541724006
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Published: PublicAffairs - April 27th, 2021

The hidden story of the wanton slaughter -- in Indonesia, Latin America, and around the world -- backed by the United States.


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The Undocumented Americans Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399592706
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Published: One World - April 6th, 2021

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • One of the first undocumented immigrants to graduate from Harvard reveals the hidden lives of her fellow undocumented Americans in this deeply personal and groundbreaking portrait of a nation.


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Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316486644
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 30th, 2020

Now an HBO documentary series streaming on HBO Max. 

One of the Best Books of the Year
 Time * NPR * Washington Post * Bloomberg News * Chicago Tribune * Chicago Public Library * Fortune * Los Angeles Times * E!


Exercise of Power: American Failures, Successes, and a New Path Forward in the Post-Cold War World Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525432586
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Published: Vintage - May 4th, 2021

From the former secretary of defense and author of the acclaimed #1 bestselling memoir, Duty, a candid, sweeping examination of power, and how it has been exercised, for good and bad, by American presidents in the post-Cold War world.
 


Power Play: Tesla, Elon Musk, and the Bet of the Century Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780385545457
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Published: Doubleday - August 3rd, 2021

*A Wall Street Journal Business Bestseller*
 
“A deeply reported and business-savvy chronicle of Tesla's wild ride.” —Walter Isaacson, New York Times Book Review