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Make Your Own Sunshine: Inspiring Stories of People Who Find Light in Dark Times Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063027954
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Published: Harper - March 2nd, 2021

These are the kinds of stories we need right now.

While the news is filled with villains and villainy, we do see a few famous heroes now and again. But what about the everyday heroes? The people going out of their way bring a little love into someone else's life? They deserve a time in the spotlight to inspire us all.

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The Oak Papers Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063037946
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Published: HarperOne - February 16th, 2021

"A profound meditation on the human need for connection with nature, as one man seeks solace beneath the bows of an ancient oak tree."—Peter Wohlleben, author of The Hidden Life of Trees

Uprooted: Recovering the Legacy of the Places We've Left Behind Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593084021
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Published: Sentinel - March 16th, 2021

"A superior exploration of the consequences of the hollowing out of our agricultural heartlands."—Kirkus Reviews

In the tradition of Wendell Berry, a young writer wrestles with what we owe the places we’ve left behind. 


Mom Genes: Inside the New Science of Our Ancient Maternal Instinct Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501192852
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Published: Gallery Books - April 27th, 2021

“For anyone who is a mother, or who has a mother, [Mom Genes] is an eye-opening tour through the biology and psychology of a role that is at once utterly ordinary and wondrously strange.” —Annie Murphy Paul, author of Origins

Land: How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062938336
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Published: Harper - January 19th, 2021

The author of The Professor and the Madman and The Perfectionists explores the notion of property—our proprietary relationship with the land—through human history, how it has shaped us and what it will mean for our future.

The Devil You Know: A Black Power Manifesto Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062914668
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Published: Harper - January 26th, 2021


From journalist and New York Times bestselling author Charles Blow comes a powerful manifesto and call to action for Black Americans to amass political power and fight white supremacy.

Do Better: Spiritual Activism for Fighting and Healing from White Supremacy Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982151270
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Published: Atria Books - February 2nd, 2021

Thought leader, racial justice educator, and sought-after spiritual activist Rachel Ricketts offers mindful and practical steps for all humans to dismantle white supremacy on a personal and collective level.

Heart-centered and spirit-based practices are the missing but vital piece to achieving racial justice.

The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525509561
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Published: One World - February 16th, 2021

One of today’s most insightful and influential thinkers offers a powerful exploration of inequality and the lesson that generations of Americans have failed to learn: Racism has a cost for everyone—not just for people of color.

Sexual Citizens: A Landmark Study of Sex, Power, and Assault on Campus Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393541335
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 26th, 2021

“Profoundly eye-opening.… Hirsch and Khan present a novel model for explaining and responding to campus sexual assault.” —Claire M. Renzetti, Science

How to Fight Racism: Courageous Christianity and the Journey Toward Racial Justice Cover Image
ISBN: 9780310104773
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Published: Zondervan - January 5th, 2021

Racism is pervasive in today's world, and many are complicit in the failure to confront its evils. Jemar Tisby, author of the award-winning The Color of Compromise, believes we need to move beyond mere discussions about racism and begin equipping people with the practical tools to fight against it.

Wilmington's Lie: The Murderous Coup of 1898 and the Rise of White Supremacy Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802148650
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Published: Grove Press - January 19th, 2021

From Pulitzer Prize-winner David Zucchino comes a searing account of the Wilmington riot and coup of 1898, an extraordinary event unknown to most Americans

The Lonely Century: How to Restore Human Connection in a World That's Pulling Apart Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593135839
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Published: Currency - February 2nd, 2021

A bold, hopeful, and thought-provoking account by “one of the world’s leading thinkers” (The Observer) of how we built a lonely world, how the pandemic accelerated the problem, and what we must do to come together again 

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