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Justice on the Brink: The Death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the Rise of Amy Coney Barrett, and Twelve Months That Transformed the Supreme Court Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593447932
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Published: Random House - November 9th, 2021

“This landmark book gives us an invaluable perspective on the Supreme Court in democracy’s hour of maximum danger.”—Jon Meacham

The gripping story of the year that transformed the Supreme Court into the court of Donald Trump and Amy Coney Barrett, from the Pulitzer Prize–winning law columnist for The New York Times


The Presidents vs. the Press: The Endless Battle between the White House and the Media--from the Founding Fathers to Fake News Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781524745288
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Published: Dutton - August 24th, 2021

An award-winning presidential historian offers an authoritative account of American presidents' attacks on our freedom of the press—including a new foreword chronicling the end of the Trump presidency. 


Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780393358612
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 1st, 2020

Now a SHOWTIME® original series starring Emmy winners Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Kyle Chandler and Academy Award nominee Uma Thurman. Now streaming – Only on SHOWTIME.

Named one of the best books of the year by NPR, Fortune, Bloomberg, Sunday Times
A New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice


The Devil Never Sleeps: Learning to Live in an Age of Disasters Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781541700093
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Published: PublicAffairs - March 29th, 2022

An urgent, transformative guide to dealing with disasters from one of today’s foremost thinkers in crisis management.

The future may still be unpredictable, but nowadays, disasters are not. We live in a time of constant, consistent catastrophe, where things more often go wrong than they go right. So why do we still fumble when disaster hits?


White Hot Hate: A True Story of Domestic Terrorism in America's Heartland Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780358359906
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Published: Mariner Books - November 30th, 2021

For fans of I’ll Be Gone in the Dark, the thrilling true story of a would-be terrorist attack against a Kansas farming town’s immigrant community, and the FBI informant who exposed it.

In the spring of 2016, as immigration debates rocked the United States, three men in a militia group known as the Crusaders grew aggravated over one Kansas town&rsqu


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


After Steve: How Apple Became a Trillion-Dollar Company and Lost Its Soul Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780063009813
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Published: William Morrow - May 3rd, 2022

From the New York Times' Tripp Mickle, the dramatic, untold story inside Apple after the passing of Steve Jobs by following his top lieutenants—Jony Ive, the Chief Design Officer, and Tim Cook, the COO-turned-CEO—and how the fading of the former and the rise of the latter led to Apple losing its soul.


Susan, Linda, Nina & Cokie: The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781419750410
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Published: Abrams Press - March 8th, 2022

A group biography of four beloved women who fought sexism, covered decades of American news, and whose voices defined NPR

In the years after the Civil Rights Act of 1964, women in the workplace still found themselves relegated to secretarial positions or locked out of jobs entirely.


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Find Me Unafraid: Love, Loss, and Hope in an African Slum Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062292865
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Published: Ecco - July 26th, 2016

Find Me Unafraid tells the uncommon love story between two uncommon people whose collaboration sparked a successful movement to transform the lives of vulnerable girls and the urban poor. With a Foreword by Nicholas Kristof.


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The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780374534608
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - March 4th, 2014

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK
AN NPR BEST BOOK

Selected by New York Times' critic Dwight Garner as a Favorite Book
A Washington Post Best Political Book
A New Republic Best Book


The Constitution of Knowledge: A Defense of Truth Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780815738862
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Published: Brookings Institution Press - June 22nd, 2021

Arming Americans to defend the truth from today's war on facts

"In what could be the timeliest book of the year, Rauch aims to arm his readers to engage with reason in an age of illiberalism."
--Newsweek

A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice


After the Fall: Being American in the World We've Made Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984856050
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Published: Random House - June 1st, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “Vital reading for Americans and people anywhere who seek to understand what is happening ‘after the fall’ of the global system created by the United States” (New York Journal of Books), from the former White House aide, close confidant to President Barack Obama, and author of The World as It Is