A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
“A captivating memoir of change. A hope-filled sermon for change. A tactical blueprint for how we can each make change. Make Change is all three and all the more towards an equitable and just world.”
—Ibram X.$27.99ISBN: 9781250769930Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Metropolitan Books - September 15th, 2020
A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR
From Pulitzer Prize finalist Elliott Currie comes a devastating exploration of the extreme levels of violence afflicting Black communities, and a blueprint for addressing the crisis$17.99ISBN: 9781250621467Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - August 11th, 2020
"The most eye-opening book that you'll read all year... A must read for anyone who wants to understand how the real world of wealth works." —Inc.
From ruined towns on the edge of Siberia, to Bond-villain lairs in London and Manhattan, something has gone wrong. Kleptocracies, governments run by corrupt leaders that prosper at the expense of their people, are on the rise.$24.95ISBN: 9780520300644Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: University of California Press - August 4th, 2020
The first book to explore a shocking yet all-too-common type of wrongful conviction—one that locks away innocent people for crimes that never actually happened.
Rodricus Crawford was convicted and sentenced to die for the murder by suffocation of his beautiful baby boy.$28.99ISBN: 9781335005540Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Hanover Square Press - September 8th, 2020
*An NPR Best Book of the Year*"A remarkable feat of reporting."--Rachel Louise Snyder, author of No Visible Bruises *WINNER OF THE LUKAS PRIZE*
$18.99ISBN: 9780062839886Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Ecco - July 28th, 2020
An NPR Best Book of the Year
A New York Times New & Noteworthy Book$26.99ISBN: 9781620973103Availability: BackorderedPublished: New Press - July 21st, 2020
A crucial indictment of widely embraced "alternatives to incarceration" that exposes how many of these new approaches actually widen the net of punishment and surveillance
"But what does it mean--really--to celebrate reforms that convert your home into your prison?"
--Michelle Alexander, from the foreword$26.00ISBN: 9780802128447Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Atlantic Monthly Press - July 7th, 2020
From Mark Bowden, a "master of narrative journalism" (New York Times), comes a true-crime collection both deeply chilling and impossible to put down.$17.00ISBN: 9781501188893Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Scribner - July 7th, 2020
A “necessary and brilliant” (NPR) exploration of our cultural fascination with true crime told through four “enthralling” (The New York Times Book Review) narratives of obsession.
In Savage Appetites, Rachel Monroe links four criminal roles—Detective, Victim, Defender, and Killer—to four true stories about women driven by obses$16.99ISBN: 9781541646476Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Basic Books - June 9th, 2020
An urgent exposÃ©f the mental health crisis in our courts, jails, and prisons$18.95ISBN: 9781642502800Availability: Special OrderPublished: Mango - July 14th, 2020
Small Town Charm With Deadly Consequences
A collection of non-fiction accounts by international writers and experts on small town true crime shows readers that the real monsters aren't hiding in the woods, they're inside our towns.$37.50ISBN: 9780871544490Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Russell Sage Foundation - August 31st, 2020
The incarceration rate in the United States is the highest of any developed nation, with a prison population of approximately 2.3 million in 2016. Over 700,000 prisoners are released each year, and most face significant educational, economic, and social disadvantages.