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Thank You for Voting: The Maddening, Enlightening, Inspiring Truth About Voting in America

Erin Geiger Smith · Harper
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

In this concise, lively look at the past, present, and future of voting, a journalist examines the long and continuing fight for voting equality, why so few Americans today vote, and innovative ways to educate and motivate them; included are checklists of what to do before election day to prepare...
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Five Days: The Fiery Reckoning of an American City

Wes Moore · One World
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

When Freddie Gray was arrested for possessing an "illegal knife" in April 2015, he was, by eyewitness accounts that video evidence later confirmed, treated "roughly" as police loaded him into a vehicle. By the end of his trip in the police van, Gray was in a coma from...
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Plan Your Estate

Denis Clifford Attorney · NOLO
Pages: 528
Format: Paperback

Turn to Plan Your Estate for straightforward, plain-English explanations of each of your estate-planning options, so you can make the best decisions for you and those you love. Plan Your Estate covers these estate planning goals: If you are not wealthy, you might use a simple will or living...
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Team of Five: The Presidents Club in the Age of Trump

Kate Andersen Brower · Harper
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Residence and First Women -- also a New York Times bestseller -- comes a poignant, news-making look at the lives of the five former presidents in the wake of their White House years, including the surprising friendships they have formed...
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Pelosi

Molly Ball · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

She's the iconic leader who puts Donald Trump in his place, the woman with the toughness to take on a lawless president and defend American democracy. Ever since the Democrats took back the House in the 2018 midterm elections, Nancy Pelosi has led the opposition with strategic mastery...
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Death in Mud Lick: A Coal Country Fight against the Drug Companies That Delivered the Opioid Epidemic

Eric Eyre · Scribner
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

that pumped millions of pain pills into small Appalachian towns, decimating communities.Death in Mud Lick is the story of a pharmacy in Kermit, West Virginia, that distributed 12 million opioid pain pills in three years to a town with a population of 382 people - and of one woman, desperate...
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The Lincoln Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill America's 16th President--and Why It Failed

Brad Meltzer · Flatiron Books
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch, the bestselling authors of The First Conspiracy, which covers the secret plot against George Washington, now turn their attention to a little-known, but true story about a failed assassination attempt on the sixteenth president in The Lincoln Conspiracy.Everyone...
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For the Love of Books: Stories of Literary Lives, Banned Books, Author Feuds, Extraordinary Characters, and More

Tarrant, Graham · Skyhorse
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

A light-hearted book about books and the people who write them for all lovers of literature. Do you know: Which famous author died of caffeine poisoning?Why Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was banned in China?Who was the first British writer to win the Nobel Prize in Literature?What...
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The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia

Emma Copley Eisenberg · Hachette Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

In the early evening of June 25, 1980 in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, two middle-class outsiders named Vicki Durian, 26, and Nancy Santomero, 19, were murdered in an isolated clearing. They were hitchhiking to a festival known as the Rainbow Gathering but never arrived; they traveled...
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The Rise of Victimhood Culture: Microaggressions, Safe Spaces, and the New Culture Wars

Campbell, Bradley · Palgrave Macmillan
Pages: 278
Format: Paperback

The Rise of Victimhood Culture offers a framework for understanding recent moral conflicts at U.S. universities, which have bled into society at large. These are not the familiar clashes between liberals and conservatives or the religious and the secular: instead, they are clashes between...
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