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  • A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa
    Alexis Okeowo
    Hardcover: 10/03/2017
     
    In the tradition of Behind the Beautiful Forevers, this is a masterful, humane work of literary journalism by ...
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
    Rebecca Skloot
    Paperback: 03/08/2011
     
    Winner of BookBrowse's 2010 Best Book Award
    Intimate in feeling, astonishing in scope, and impossible to put ...
  • Strength in What Remains: A journey of remembrance and forgiveness
    Tracy Kidder
    Paperback: 05/04/2010
     
    Strength in What Remains is a wonderfully written, inspiring account of one man’s remarkable American ...
  • Airlift to America: How Barack Obama, Sr., John F. Kennedy, Tom Mboya, and 800 East African Students Changed Their World and Ours
    Tom Shachtman
    Hardcover: 09/15/2009
     
    This is the long-hidden saga of how a handful of Americans and Kenyans fought the British colonial government,...
  • Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II
    Douglas A. Blackmon
    Paperback: 01/13/2009
     
    In this groundbreaking historical expose, Douglas A. Blackmon brings to light one of the most shameful ...
  • Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
    Malcolm Gladwell
    Paperback: 04/01/2007
     
    Drawing on cutting-edge neuroscience and psychology and displaying all of the brilliance that made The Tipping...
  • The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make A Big Difference
    Malcolm Gladwell
    Paperback: 12/01/2001
     
    Looks at why major changes in our society so often happen suddenly and unexpectedly.

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