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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
ISBN: 9780593447932
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Published: Random House - November 9th, 2021

“This landmark new 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 Least of Us: True Tales of America and Hope in the Time of Fentanyl and Meth Cover Image
ISBN: 9781635574357
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - November 2nd, 2021

Longlisted for the Andrew Carnegie Medal

From the New York Times bestselling author of Dreamland, a searing follow-up that explores the terrifying next stages of the opioid epidemic and the quiet yet ardent stories of community repair.

On Corruption in America: And What Is at Stake Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525563938
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Published: Vintage - November 16th, 2021

From the prizewinning journalist and internationally recognized expert on corruption in government networks throughout the world comes a major work that looks homeward to America, exploring the insidious, dangerous networks of corruption of our past, present, and precarious future.

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Twelve Tribes: Promise and Peril in the New Israel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062688859
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Published: Custom House - November 16th, 2021

“In Twelve Tribes, Ethan Michaeli proves he is a master portraitist – of lives, places, and cultures.

White Hot Hate: A True Story of Domestic Terrorism in America’s Heartland Cover Image
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’s growing

America and Iran: A History, 1720 to the Present Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307472380
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Published: Vintage - December 7th, 2021

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR • A hugely ambitious, “delightfully readable, genuinely informative” portrait (The New York Times) of the two-centuries-long entwined histories of Iran and America—two powers who were once allies and now adversariesby an admired historian and former journalist.

Aftershocks: Pandemic Politics and the End of the Old International Order Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250275745
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Published: St. Martin's Press - August 24th, 2021

Two of America's leading national security experts offer a definitive account of the global impact of COVID-19 and the political shock waves it will have on the United States and the world order in the 21st Century.

“Informed by history, reporting, and a truly global perspective, this is an indispensable first draft of history and blueprint for how we can move forward.”

American Happiness and Discontents: The Unruly Torrent, 2008-2020 Cover Image
ISBN: 9780306924415
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Published: Hachette Books - September 14th, 2021

Examine the ways in which expertise, reason, and manners are continually under attack in our institutions, courts, political arenas, and social venues with this collection from the Pulitzer Prize-winning conservative columnist.
George F. Will has been one of this country’s leading columnists since 1974. He won the Pulitzer Prize for it in 1977.

The Antisocial Network: The GameStop Short Squeeze and the Ragtag Group of Amateur Traders That Brought Wall Street to Its Knees Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538707555
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 7th, 2021

From one of our most innovative and celebrated authors, the definitive take on the wildest story of the year— the David-vs.-Goliath GameStop short squeeze, a tale of fortunes won and lost overnight that may end up changing Wall Street forever.

Bestselling author Ben Mezrich offers a gripping, beat-by-beat account of how a loosely affiliate group of private investors and

Barack Obama Selected Speeches (Word Cloud Classics) Cover Image
By Barack Obama, Ken Mondschein (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781645177890
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Published: Canterbury Classics - September 14th, 2021

Find inspiration in these selected speeches from the 44th president of the United States.

This curated collection of landmark speeches chronicles Barack Obama's presence on the national stage, covers his signature policy initiatives, and addresses major moments in American life and history during his eight-year term as the 44th president of the United States.

Believing: Our Thirty-Year Journey to End Gender Violence Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593298299
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Published: Viking - September 28th, 2021

“An elegant, impassioned demand that America see gender-based violence as a cultural and structural problem that hurts everyone, not just victims and survivors… It's at times downright virtuosic in the threads it weaves together.”—NPR

The Bidens: Inside the First Family’s Fifty-Year Rise to Power Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538738009
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Published: Twelve - September 21st, 2021

A deeply reported exploration of Joe Biden as told through his extended family.

Coming off of the 2020 election, THE BIDENS tells the Biden Family story in full, from the secrets lurking in the deep recesses of Joe's family tree to his son Hunter's foreign deal-making spree—and the Trump gang's ham-handed efforts to exploit it.

​On November 3, Ameri