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Modern American Snipers

by Chris Martin & Eric Davis St. Martin's Press (December 15, 2014)

Most people think of snipers as shooters perched in urban hides, dealing out death unseen from a considerable distance. But this description barely scratches the surface. Special operations snipers are men with...

Future Jihad

by Walid Phares St. Martin's Press (December 08, 2014)

From MSNBC terrorism expert Walid Phares, this is a frightening look into the future of jihad. Though an alarming new picture of what we can expect from terrorists in the future, Walid Phares reveals how the...

Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights

by Katha Pollitt Picador (October 13, 2014)


Forty years after the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling, "abortion" is still a word that is...

Drugs Unlimited

by Mike Power Thomas Dunne Books (October 13, 2014)

The very first thing ever bought or sold on the Internet was marijuana, when Stanford and MIT students used ARPANET to cut a deal in the early '70s. Today, you can order any conceivable pill or powder with the...

Deep Down Dark

by Héctor Tobar Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 06, 2014)

When the San José mine collapsed outside of Copiapó, Chile, in August 2010, it trapped thirty-three miners beneath thousands of feet of rock for a record-breaking sixty-nine days. The entire world watched...

Death to the Infidels

by Mitchell G. Bard St. Martin's Press (September 22, 2014)

For more than a century, much of the attention given to the Middle East has focused on the Arab-Israeli conflict. The rise of a Palestinian offshoot of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood, the Islamic Resistance Movement,...

Guantanamo's Child

by Michelle Shephard HarperCollins Publishers (August 05, 2014)

A prize-winning journalist tells the troubling story of Canadian Omar Khadr, who has spent a quarter of his life growing up in Guantanamo Bay. Khadr was captured in Afghanistan in July 2002 at the age of 15....


by Peter Pringle Henry Holt and Co. (September 15, 2014)

In New Orleans, the widow of an attorney who died of lung cancer vowed to avenge his death by suing the tobacco companies. In Clarksdale, Mississippi, an outraged country lawyer discovered the cost of lung cancer...

Evil: A Primer

by William Hart Thomas Dunne Books (July 14, 2014)

"Today our nation saw evil." - President George W. Bush, September 11th 2001

Evil! Like a zombie back from the grave, it has arisen--a word many of us had long ago relegated to Sunday sermons, video games and...


by Nick Walker Harper (March 18, 2014)

Cross a road, take a train, or get on an airplane and you put your life in the hands of a stranger -- every bit as screwed up, every bit as fallible and as human as you are. Then the person turns out not to...

Burqas, Baseball, and Apple Pie

by Ranya Tabari Idliby St. Martin's Press (January 06, 2014)

For many Americans, the words 'American' and 'Muslim' simply do not marry well; for many the combination is an anathema, a contradiction in values, loyalties, and identities. This is the story of one American...

Dilemmas of Domination

by Walden BELLO Metropolitan Books (November 18, 2013)

From the acclaimed globalization critic, a far-reaching analysis of America's military, economic, and political vulnerability

The empire seems unassailable, but the empire is weak-and precisely because of its...

Who We Are Now

by Sam Roberts Times Books (October 21, 2013)

A revealing view of America and its citizens at the dawn of a new century, by the author of the New York Times Notable Book Who We Are

For more than two centuries, America has taken stock every decade, producing...

The Bluest State

by Jon Keller St. Martin's Press (October 21, 2013)

What's Happened to Massachusetts?

At one time, Americans thought of Massachusetts with pride. It was the place where the charge against British oppression was incubated and first battle of the Revolutionary...

The Pig Book

by Citizens Against Government Waste St. Martin's Griffin (September 16, 2013)

The federal government wastes your tax dollars worse than a drunken sailor on shore leave. The 1984 Grace Commission uncovered that the Department of Defense spent $640 for a toilet seat and $436 for a hammer....

Out of the Blue

by Richard Bernstein Times Books (September 23, 2013)

A gripping and authoritative account of the September 11th attack, its historical roots, and its aftermath

Few news stories in recent memory have commanded as much attention as the terrorist attacks on the World...

Selling Out

by Mark Green Avon (September 24, 2013)

With CEOs and corporations under fire for years of outrageous deception and fraud, the time has come for Mark Green's groundbreaking book, Selling Out. A political watchdog and longtime crusader for better government,...

Think a Second Time

by Dennis Prager HarperCollins (September 14, 2010)

What are the two great lies of the 20th century?

Is there a solution to evil?

What matters more, blood or love?

Can a good man go to a striptease show?

Do you think you have the answers? ...Think a second...

Devil's Game

by Robert Dreyfuss Metropolitan Books (July 01, 2013)

The first complete account of America's most

dangerous foreign policy miscalculation: sixty years of support for Islamic fundamentalism

Devil's Game is the gripping story of America's misguided efforts, stretching...

Hating Women

by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

From the author of the internationally bestselling Kosher Sex. A wake-up call about the growing trend of misogyny in our culture-as evidenced by the flood of reality TV shows, ads, and lyrics that portray women...

American Betrayal

by Diana West St. Martin's Press (May 27, 2013)

In The Death of the Grown-Up, Diana West diagnosed the demise of Western civilization by looking at its chief symptom: our inability to become adults who render judgments of right and wrong. In American Betrayal,...

The Price of Justice

by Laurence Leamer Times Books (May 06, 2013)

A nonfiction legal thriller that traces the fourteen-year struggle of two lawyers to bring the most powerful coal baron in American history, Don Blankenship, to justice

Don Blankenship, head of Massey Energy...

Overbooked: The Exploding Business of Travel and Tourism

by Elizabeth Becker Simon & Schuster (April 16, 2013)

Tourism, fast becoming the largest global business, employs one out of twelve persons and produces $6.5 trillion of the world's economy. In a groundbreaking book, Elizabeth Becker uncovers how what was once...

The End Is Near and It's Going to Be Awesome

by Kevin D. Williamson Broadside e-books (May 07, 2013)

In The End Is Near and It’s Going to Be Awesome, Kevin Williamson, a National Review Online contributor, makes the bold argument that the United States government is disintegrating—and that it is a good...

Earth Changes: Historical, Economical, Political, and Global

by Edgar Cayce A.R.E. Press (December 01, 2012)

For the first time ever, all of the Edgar Cayce readings dealing with earth changes are available in one volume. This material is insightful and discusses physical changes, economic changes and changes in global...

Mean Justice: A Town's Terror, A Prosecuter's Power, A Betrayal of Innocence

by Edward Humes Simon & Schuster (November 13, 2012)

This national bestseller from the Pulitzer Prize-winner catapults readers to the dark side of the justice system with the powerful true story of one man's battle to prove his innocence.

Besieged by murder, rape,...

The Law of Divine Compensation

by Marianne Williamson HarperOne (November 27, 2012)

Marianne Williamson is a bestselling author (Return to Love, Healing the Soul of America), a world-renowned teacher, and one of the most important inspirational thinkers of our time. In The Law of Divine Compensation...

The Eagle's Shadow

by Mark Hertsgaard Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 31, 2003)

What America looks like to the rest of the world

Americans rarely used to think about the outside world. As the mightiest nation in history, the United States could do as it pleased. Now Americans have learned...

A Nation of Moochers

by Charles J. Sykes St. Martin's Press (January 16, 2012)

We have experienced a shift in American character: we've become a nation of moochers. Increasingly dependent on the efforts of others over our own, Americans are free to freeload. From the corporate bailouts...

Irreversible Damage

by Abigail Shrier Regnery Publishing (June 30, 2020)

Until just a few years ago, gender dysphoria—severe discomfort in one’s biological sex—was vanishingly rare. It was typically found in less than .01 percent of the population, emerged in early childhood,...

The Unraveling

by John R. Schmidt Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 12, 2011)

How did a nation founded as a homeland for South Asian Muslims, most of whom follow a tolerant nonthreatening form of Islam, become a haven for Al Qaeda and a rogue's gallery of domestic jihadist and sectarian...

A Portrait of Egypt

by Mary Anne Weaver Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 06, 2000)

For centuries Egypt has been a citadel of Islamic learning and thought, and since the signing of the Egyptian-Israeli Peace Treaty in 1979, it has been of immense strategic importance to American interests in...

The Viral Storm

by Nathan Wolfe Times Books (October 10, 2011)

"One of the world's foremost virus hunters" (Financial Times), Stanford University biologist Nathan Wolfe reveals the origins of the world's most deadly diseases and how we can combat and stop contagions.

A "mix...

Kill Bin Laden

by Dalton Fury St. Martin's Press (September 14, 2009)

The mission was to kill the most wanted man in the world--an operation of such magnitude that it couldn't be handled by just any military or intelligence force. The best America had to offer was needed. As such,...


by William Poundstone Hill and Wang (January 04, 2010)

Prada stores carry a few obscenely expensive items in order to boost sales for everything else (which look like bargains in comparison). People used to download music for free, then Steve Jobs convinced them...

Death to the Dictator!

by Afsaneh Moqadam Sarah Crichton Books (May 10, 2010)

Tehran, June 12, 2009. Mohsen Abbaspour, an ordinary young man in his twenties--not particularly political, or ambitious, or worldly--casts the first vote of his life in Iran's tenth presidential election. Fed...

Toxic Talk

by Bill Press Thomas Dunne Books (May 24, 2010)

A timely cannon blast at the right-wing media machine and how it subverts the principles of democratic representation

Talk radio has done an end run around the voting populace. With Rush Limbaugh now the unofficial...

The Good Soldiers

by David Finkel Sarah Crichton Books (September 14, 2009)

It was the last-chance moment of the war. In January 2007, President George W. Bush announced a new strategy for Iraq. He called it the surge. "Many listening tonight will ask why this effort will succeed when...

Are We Scaring Ourselves to Death?

by H. Aaron Cohl St. Martin's Griffin (March 14, 1997)

-In the last twenty years, incidents of crime have declined by 25 percent.

-Automobiles of today emit just 1 percent of the pollution that spewed from cars of the 1970s.

-The national recycling rate is about 22...

The Coming Plague

by Laurie Garrett Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 30, 1994)

A New York Times bestseller

The definitive account of the infectious diseases threatening humanity by Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist Laurie Garrett

"Prodigiously researched . . . A frightening...

The Battle for Wisconsin

by Andrew E. Kersten Hill and Wang (August 01, 2011)

This past January, the newly elected governor Scott Walker declared war on Wisconsin's progressive roots. Under the guise of budget repair, he and his Republican colleagues in the state legislature introduced...


by Frank Smyth Flatiron Books (March 30, 2020)

For the first time, the definitive account of America's most powerful, most secretive, and most controversial nonprofit, and how far it has strayed from its origins.

The National Rifle Association is unique in...

Wuhan Diary

by Fang Fang & Michael Berry HarperVia (May 15, 2020)

From one of China’s most acclaimed and decorated writers comes a powerful first-person account of life in Wuhan during the COVID-19 outbreak.

On January 25, 2020, after the central government imposed a lockdown...

Japan's Sex Trade: A Journey Through Japan's Erotic Subcultures

by Peter Constantine Tuttle Publishing (September 11, 2012)

Interested in Japan's infamous and colorful sex trade? This guide to sex in Japan presents the in's and out's with extensive details and background information.

Japan's Sex Trade offers a probing, step by step...

American Restoration

by Timothy S. Goeglein & Craig Osten Gateway Editions (July 02, 2019)


America seems to be crumbling from within. Having abandoned the Judeo-Christian values that are the foundation of its culture, our nation, in the eyes of many, is going the way...

Republic of Lies

by Anna Merlan Metropolitan Books (April 15, 2019)

A riveting tour through the landscape and meaning of modern conspiracy theories, exploring the causes and tenacity of this American malady, from Birthers to Pizzagate and beyond.

American society has always been...

Start by Believing

by John Barr & Dan Murphy Hachette Books (November 05, 2019)

For decades osteopathic physician Larry Nassar built a sterling reputation as the go-to doctor for America's Olympians while treating hundreds of others at his office on Michigan State University's campus. Parents...

Enough Is Enough

by Michelle Roehm McCann & Shannon Watts Simon Pulse/Beyond Words (October 08, 2019)

From award-winning author Michelle Roehm McCann comes a young activist’s handbook to joining the fight against gun violence--both in your community and on a national level--to make schools safer for everyone....

Real News

by Scott Stedman Skyhorse (April 16, 2019)

Documented Evidence of the Trump-Russia Conspiracy

Investigative reporter Scott Stedman has made waves worldwide with his hard-hitting investigative journalism, going as far as anyone has to uncover the deep...

The War for America's Soul

by Sebastian Gorka Regnery Publishing (October 08, 2019)

“Take it from someone who has been on the inside, who understands the fight we are currently in, and who knows what must be done to save our country. Dr. Sebastian Gorka’s latest book, The War for America’s...