: Poverty and Profit in the American City
From Harvard sociologist Matthew Desmond, a landmark work of scholarship and reportage that will forever ...
The Confidence Game
: Why We Fall for It ... Every Time
An intriguing investigation into what makes a con artist, and why we continue to be duped by them.
You Will Not Have My Hate
This inspirational and heartbreaking memoir shows the power of love as a young father finds himself suddenly ...
Five Days at Memorial
: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital
Pulitzer Prize winner Sheri Fink's landmark investigation of patient deaths at a New Orleans hospital ravaged ...
Levels of Life
Julian Barnes's new book is about ballooning, photography, love and grief; about putting two things, and two ...
A Free Man
: A True Story of Life and Death in Delhi
In a time of global economic strain, this is an unforgettable evocation of persistence in the face of poverty ...
Far From the Tree
: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity
Far from the Tree is a masterpiece that will rattle our prejudices, question our policies, and inspire our ...
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