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The Watchers: The Rise of America’s Surveillance State

Using exclusive access to key insiders, Shane Harris charts the rise of America’s surveillance state over the past twenty-five years and highlights a dangerous paradox: Our government’s strategy has...


Lexicon

A high-octane thriller about a secretive organization of “poets”—elite manipulators of language who can bend others to their will—and what happens when their most talented and volatile...


Mom: A Celebration of Mothers from StoryCorps

New York Times Bestseller A StoryCorps tribute to American mothers, in the tradition of the bestselling Listening Is an Act of Love. StoryCorps...


Pictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of the New Hollywood

The epic human drama behind the making of the five movies nominated for Best Picture in 1967—Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner, The Graduate, In the Heat of the Night, Doctor Doolittle, and Bonnie...


Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety

New York Times Bestseller A myth-shattering exposé of America’s nuclear weapons. Famed investigative journalist Eric Schlosser digs deep to uncover secrets about...


You Are One of Them

A haunting debut novel set in 1980s Washington and 1990s Moscow, about the power of allegiance, the mysteries of friendship, and the shape-shifting nature of truth. Sarah...


The Alchemists: Three Central Bankers and a World on Fire

New York Times Bestseller The inside story of the work of the world’s most powerful central bankers, offering an unparalleled view from the cockpit of the global economy, as three men...


The Still Point of the Turning World: A Mother’s Story

New York Times Bestseller A mother’s experience raising a terminally ill child and what it teaches her about family, grief, and parenting. Like...


Ghana Must Go

New York Times Bestseller Introducing a powerful new novelist whose evocation of an unforgettable African family is testament to the transformative power of unconditional love....


Detroit: An American Autopsy

 New York Times Bestseller An explosive exposé of Detroit, icon of America’s lost prosperity, from Pulitzer Prize-winning...


All There Is: Love Stories from StoryCorps

New York Time Bestseller A celebration of love from StoryCorps. In All There Is, founder Dave Isay shares stories of love and marriage from the revolutionary oral history...


Artful

The incomparable Ali Smith melds the tale and the essay into a magical hybrid form, a song of praise to the power of stories in our lives. In February 2012, the novelist Ali Smith delivered...


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