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  • One Child: The Story of China's Most Radical Experiment
    Mei Fong
    Paperback: 01/09/2018
     
    An intimate investigation of the world's largest experiment in social engineering, revealing how its effects ...
  • Fortress America: How We Embraced Fear and Abandoned Democracy
    Elaine Tyler May
    Hardcover: 12/12/2017
     
    An award-winning historian untangles the roots of America's culture of fear, and argues that it imperils our ...
  • 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 ...
  • Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
    Atul Gawande
    Paperback: 09/05/2017
     
    In Being Mortal, bestselling author Atul Gawande tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine...
  • I Was Told to Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad
    Souad Mekhennet
    Hardcover: 06/13/2017
     
    "I was told to come alone. I was not to carry any identification, and would have to leave my cell phone, audio...
  • Consequence: A Memoir
    Eric Fair
    Paperback: 04/11/2017
     
    A man questions everything - his faith, his morality, his country - as he recounts his experience as an ...
  • The Islamic Enlightenment: The Struggle Between Faith and Reason, 1798 to Modern Times
    Christopher de Bellaigue
    Hardcover: 04/04/2017
     
    A revelatory and game-changing narrative that rewrites everything we thought we knew about the modern history ...

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