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The Metaverse: And How it Will Revolutionize Everything Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781324092032
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Published: Liveright - July 19th, 2022

“Matthew Ball’s essays have defined, analyzed, and inspired the Metaverse for years. His book is an approachable and essential guide to the strategic, technical, and philosophical foundations of this new medium.”
—Tim Sweeney, founder and CEO of Epic Games


Any Given Tuesday: A Political Love Story Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063084391
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Published: Harper - July 19th, 2022

An irreverent look behind the scenes of American politics from one of the most sought-after operatives in the Democratic Party


The Big Lie: Election Chaos, Political Opportunism, and the State of American Politics After 2020 Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250819628
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 26th, 2022

A probing and illuminating analysis of current state of American politics, focusing on Donald Trump’s lie about election fraud, by the White House Bureau Chief of Politico and the host of MSNBC's Way Too Early


An Ugly Truth: Inside Facebook's Battle for Domination Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062960689
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - July 5th, 2022

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER // WINNER OF THE SABEW BEST IN BUSINESS AWARD

A Book of the Year: Fortune, Foreign Affairs, The Times (London), Cosmopolitan, TechCrunch, WIRED


Wastelands: The True Story of Farm Country on Trial Cover Image
By Corban Addison, John Grisham (Foreword by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593320822
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Published: Knopf - June 7th, 2022

"Beautifully written, impeccably researched, and told with the air of suspense that few writers can handle, Wastelands is a story I wish I had written." —From the Foreword by John Grisham
 


Why We Did It: A Travelogue from the Republican Road to Hell Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063161474
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Published: Harper - June 28th, 2022

Former Republican political operative Tim Miller answers the question no one else has fully grappled with: Why did normal people go along with the worst of Trumpism?


The Shame Machine: Who Profits in the New Age of Humiliation Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984825452
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Published: Crown - March 22nd, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS’ CHOICE • A clear-eyed warning about the increasingly destructive influence of America’s “shame industrial complex” in the age of social media and hyperpartisan politics—from the New York Times bestselling author of Weapons of Math Destruction


The Age of the Strongman: How the Cult of the Leader Threatens Democracy Around the World Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781635422801
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Published: Other Press - April 19th, 2022

From Putin, Trump, and Bolsonaro to Erdoğan, Orbán, and Xi, an intimate look at the rise of strongman leaders around the world.

The first truly global treatment of the new nationalism, underpinned by an exceptional level of access to its key actors, from the award-winning journalist and author of Easternization.


Amazon Unbound: Jeff Bezos and the Invention of a Global Empire Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781982132620
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 10th, 2022

A Washington Post Notable Book

This New York Times bestseller is a “masterful” (The Washington Post), “juicy tour of the company [Jeff] Bezos built” (The New York Times Book Review), revealing the most important business story of our time by the bestselling author of The Everything Store.

Almost ten years ago,


The BBC: A Century on Air Cover Image
$38.00
ISBN: 9781610397049
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Published: PublicAffairs - March 29th, 2022

The first in-depth history of the iconic radio and TV network that has shaped our past and present.

Doctor Who; tennis from Wimbledon; the Beatles and the Stones; the coronation of Queen Elizabeth and the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales: for one hundred years, the British Broadcasting Corporation has been the preeminent broadcaster in the UK and around the world, a


China RX: Exposing the Risks of America's Dependence on China for Medicine Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781633886414
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Published: Prometheus Books - March 15th, 2022

With a New Epilogue by co-author Rosemary Gibson. Millions of Americans are taking prescription drugs made in China and don't know it--and pharmaceutical companies are not eager to tell them.


The Flag and the Cross: White Christian Nationalism and the Threat to American Democracy Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9780197618684
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - April 1st, 2022

A bracing examination of a force that imperils American democracy