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CONDOLEEZZA RICE - Twelve

Due to Limited Stock, Multi-Copy Orders May be Reduced to 5 Copies Per Household. From the former secretary of state and bestselling author -- a sweeping look at the global struggle for democracy and why America must continue to support the cause of human freedom. From the end of the Cold...
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Incendiary: The Psychiatrist, the Mad Bomber, and the Invention of Criminal Profiling

Michael Cannell - Minotaur Books
Format: Hardcover

Long before the specter of terrorism haunted the public imagination, a serial bomber stalked the streets of 1950s New York. The race to catch him would give birth to a new science called criminal profiling.Grand Central, Penn Station, Radio City Music Hall -- for almost two decades, no place...
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The Second Chance Club: Hardship and Hope After Prison

Jason Hardy - Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

A former parole officer shines a bright light on a huge yet hidden part of our justice system through the intertwining stories of seven parolees striving to survive the chaos that awaits them after prison in this illuminating and dramatic book. Prompted by a dead-end retail job and a vague...
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Twilight of Democracy: The Seductive Lure of Authoritarianism

Anne Applebaum - Doubleday
Format: Hardcover

A Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and journalist explains, with electrifying clarity, why some of her contemporaries have abandoned liberal democratic ideals in favor of strongman cults, nationalist movements, or one-party states.Across the world today, from the U.S. to Europe and beyond,...
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We're Better Than This: My Fight for the Future of Our Democracy

Elijah Cummings - Harper
Format: Hardcover


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The Second: Race and Guns in a Fatally Unequal America

Carol Anderson - Bloomsbury Publishing
Format: Hardcover

In The Second, historian and award-winning, bestselling author of White Rage Carol Anderson powerfully illuminates the history and impact of the Second Amendment, how it was designed, and how it has consistently been constructed to keep African Americans powerless and vulnerable. The Second...
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Children Under Fire: An American Crisis

John Woodrow Cox
Format: Hardcover

Based on the acclaimed series - a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize - an intimate account of the devastating effects of gun violence on our nation's children - and a call to action for a new way forwardIn 2017, seven-year-old Ava in South Carolina wrote a letter to Tyshaun, an eight-year-old...
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Return from Siberia

John Shallman - Skyhorse
Format: Hardcover

In the midst of running a long-shot political campaign, Democratic political consultant John Simon discovers a 100-year-old manuscript written by his grandfather Joseph - a brilliant young revolutionary whose exile to Siberia by the last czar of Russia is just the beginning of an extraordinary...
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One Vote Away: How a Single Supreme Court Seat Can Change History

Ted Cruz - Regnery Publishing
Format: Hardcover

When Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead in a West Texas hunting lodge, filling his seat on the Supreme Court became a central-and perhaps the deciding-issue in the 2016 presidential election. For many Americans, it was the most important reason to choose Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton....
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Out of the Rain

V. C. Andrews - Gallery Books
Format: Hardcover

After escaping the trauma of the Umbrella Lady's home, thirteen-year-old Saffron Faith Anders is determined to find the father who abandoned her all those years ago. But when she finds him in a nearby town, Saffron is shocked to discover that he has married a woman he clearly had been...
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