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  • American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment
    Shane Bauer
    Paperback: 06/11/2019
     
    A ground-breaking and brave inside reckoning with the nexus of prison and profit in America: in one Louisiana ...
  • Shout
    Laurie Halse Anderson
    Hardcover: 03/12/2019
     
    A searing poetic memoir and call to action from the bestselling and award-winning author of Speak, Laurie ...
  • An American Summer: Love and Death in Chicago
    Alex Kotlowitz
    Hardcover: 03/05/2019
     
    A richly textured, heartrending portrait of love and death in Chicago's most turbulent neighborhoods.
  • Solitary
    Albert Woodfox
    Hardcover: 03/05/2019
     
    A chronicle of rare power and humanity that proves the better spirits of our nature can thrive against any ...
  • The Inflamed Mind: A Radical New Approach to Depression
    Edward Bullmore
    Hardcover: 12/31/2018
     
    Worldwide, depression will be the single biggest cause of disability in the next twenty years. But treatment ...
  • Let It Bang: A Young Black Man's Reluctant Odyssey into Guns
    RJ Young
    Hardcover: 10/23/2018
     
    The quest, funny and searing, of a young black man learning to shoot—a fascinating odyssey into race, ...
  • Hey, Kiddo
    Jarrett J. Krosoczka
    Hardcover: 10/09/2018
     
    Hey, Kiddo is a profoundly important memoir about growing up in a family grappling with addiction, and finding...

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