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The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and the Longest Night of the Second World War Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316309851
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - April 27th, 2021

An exploration of how technology and best intentions collide in the heat of war

New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice

In The Bomber Mafia, Malcolm Gladwell weaves together the stories of a Dutch genius and his homemade computer, a band of brothers in central Alabama, a British psychopath, and pyromaniacal chemists at Harvard to examin


Zero Fail: The Rise and Fall of the Secret Service Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593414125
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Published: Random House Large Print - June 8th, 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


Facing the Mountain: A True Story of Japanese American Heroes in World War II Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593414392
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Published: Random House Large Print - June 1st, 2021

Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780593416280
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Published: Random House Large Print - May 11th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • A grand, devastating portrait of three generations of the Sackler family, famed for their philanthropy, whose fortune was built by Valium and whose reputation was destroyed by OxyContin. From the prize-winning and bestselling author of Say Nothing, as featured in the HBO documentary Crime of the Century.


The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler's Ghettos Cover Image
$30.99
ISBN: 9780062999870
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Published: HarperLuxe - April 6th, 2021

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

Also on the USA Today, Washington Post, Boston Globe, Globe and Mail, Publishers Weekly, and Indie bestseller lists.


How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America Cover Image
$31.00
ISBN: 9780316278744
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 1st, 2021

Instant #1 New York Times bestseller. "The Atlantic writer drafts a history of slavery in this country unlike anything you’ve read before” (Entertainment Weekly).

Beginning in his hometown of New Orleans, Clint Smith leads the reader on an unforgettable tour of monuments and landmarks—those that are honest about the past and tho


Madhouse at the End of the Earth Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593401408
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Published: Random House Large Print - June 8th, 2021

The “exquisitely researched and deeply engrossing” (The New York Times) true survival story of an early polar expedition that went terribly awry—with the ship frozen in ice and the crew trapped inside for the entire sunless, Antarctic winter


Chasing the Thrill: Obsession, Death, and Glory in America's Most Extraordinary Treasure Hunt Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593414460
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Published: Random House Large Print - June 8th, 2021

“Daniel Barbarisi plunges into an adventure from another era when he goes in search of buried treasure, guided only by a cryptic poem, a mischievous art collector, and the footsteps another pursuer who died on the quest… Every page draws you deeper into this no-man’s-land where fortune—or tragedy—awaits.” —Christopher McDougall, author of


After the Fall: Being American in the World We've Made Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593414118
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Published: Random House Large Print - July 6th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Why is democracy so threatened in America and around the world? And what can we do about it? A former White House aide and close confidant to President Barack Obama—and the author of The World as It Is—travels the globe in a deeply personal, beautifully observed quest for answers.


By the Light of Burning Dreams: The Triumphs and Tragedies of the Second American Revolution Cover Image
$30.99
ISBN: 9780063090439
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Published: HarperLuxe - June 15th, 2021

New York Times bestselling author David Talbot and New Yorker journalist Margaret Talbot illuminate “America’s second revolutionary generation” in this gripping history of one of the most dynamic eras of the twentieth century—brought to life through seven defining radical moments that offer vibrant parallels and lessons for today.


The Cruelty Is the Point: The Past, Present, and Future of Trump's America Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593414156
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Published: Random House Large Print Publishing - July 13th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - From an award-winning journalist at The Atlantic, these searing essays make a damning case that cruelty is not merely an unfortunate byproduct of the Trump administration but its main objective and the central theme of the American project.


Alpha: Eddie Gallagher and the War for the Soul of the Navy SEALs Cover Image
$31.00
ISBN: 9780593414132
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Published: Random House Large Print - September 7th, 2021

An epic account of the Navy SEALs of Alpha platoon, the startling accusations against their chief, Eddie Gallagher, and the courtroom battle that exposed the dark underbelly of America’s special forces—from a Pulitzer Prize–winning reporter