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Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators

Ronan Farrow - Little, Brown and Company
Format: Hardcover

In a dramatic account of violence and espionage, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter Ronan Farrow exposes serial abusers and a cabal of powerful interests hell-bent on covering up the truth, at any cost.In 2017, a routine network television investigation led Ronan Farrow to a story...
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The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together

Heather McGhee
Format: Hardcover

Heather C. McGhee's specialty is the American economy--and the mystery of why it so often fails the American public. As she dug into subject after subject, from the financial crisis to declining wages to collapsing public infrastructure, she found a common problem at the bottom of them...
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Estate Planning Basics

- NOLO
Format: Paperback


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The Impeachers: The Trial of Andrew Johnson and the Dream of a Just Nation

Brenda Wineapple - Random House
Format: Hardcover

"This absorbing and important book recounts the titanic struggle over the implications of the Civil War amid the impeachment of a defiant and temperamentally erratic American president." - Jon Meacham, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Soul of America When Abraham Lincoln...
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The Grid: The Fraying Wires Between Americans and Our Energy Future

Gretchen Anna Bakke - Bloomsbury USA
Format: Print book

The grid is an accident of history and of culture, in no way intrinsic to how we produce, deliver and consume electrical power. Yet this is the system the United States ended up with, a jerry-built structure now so rickety and near collapse that a strong wind or a hot day can bring it to a grinding...
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The Supreme Court

Helena Silverstein - Greenwood
Format: Hardcover

A 2018 Pew Research Center poll found that while 78 percent of Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents believed that the Supreme Court should base its decisions on the "modern" meaning of the Constitution, 67 percent of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents asserted...
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The Content of Our Character: A New Vision of Race In America

Shelby Steele - Harper Perennial
Format: Paperback

In this controversial essay collection, award-winning writer Shelby Stelle illuminates the origins of the current conflict in race relations--the increase in anger, mistrust, and even violence between black and whites. With candor and persuasive argument, he shows us how both black and white...
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Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis

Jared Diamond - Little, Brown and Company
Format: Hardcover

A brilliant new theory of how and why some nations recover from trauma and others don't, by the author of the landmark bestsellers Guns, Germs, and Steel and Collapse. In his earlier bestsellers Guns, Germs and Steel and Collapse, Jared Diamond transformed our understanding...
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First in Line: Presidents, Vice Presidents, and the Pursuit of Power

Kate Andersen Brower - Harper
Format: Hardcover

"An intimate, compulsively readable account of the dynamics that have shaped - and sometimes destroyed - relations at the top of the American political hierarchy.... [and] a valuable addition to the literature of the modern presidency." - Wall Street JournalFrom the author of the New York...
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The Soul of a Woman

Isabel Allende
Format: Hardcover

"When I say that I was a feminist in kindergarten, I am not exaggerating," begins Isabel Allende. As a child, she watched her mother, abandoned by her husband, provide for her three small children without "resources or voice." Isabel became a fierce and defiant little...
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