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Modern American Snipers

by Sofrep, Inc. d/b/a Force12 Media, Chris Martin & Eric Davis St. Martin's Press (December 16, 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 09, 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 14, 2014)

A POWERFUL ARGUMENT FOR ABORTION AS A MORAL RIGHT AND SOCIAL GOOD BY A NOTED FEMINIST AND LONGTIME COLUMNIST FOR THE NATION

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


Drugs Unlimited

by Mike Power St. Martin's Press (October 14, 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 07, 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 23, 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....


Cornered

by Peter Pringle Henry Holt and Co. (September 16, 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 St. Martin's Press (July 15, 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...


Burqas, Baseball, and Apple Pie

by Ranya Tabari Idliby St. Martin's Press (January 07, 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 Henry Holt and Co. (November 19, 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 Henry Holt and Co. (October 22, 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 22, 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 Press (September 17, 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 & The New York Times Henry Holt and Co. (September 24, 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,...


Devil's Game

by Robert Dreyfuss Henry Holt and Co. (July 02, 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 28, 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 Henry Holt and Co. (May 07, 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...


Arab Spring Dreams

by Sohrab Ahmari, Nasser Weddady & Gloria Steinem St. Martin's Press (May 08, 2012)

From a gay man secretly mourning his lover's suicide in Morocco to a young woman denied schooling because of religious discrimination in Iran, Arab Spring Dreams spotlights some of the Middle East's most outspoken...


The Eagle's Shadow

by Mark Hertsgaard Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 01, 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 17, 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...


The Unraveling

by John R. Schmidt Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 13, 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 07, 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 Henry Holt and Co. (October 11, 2011)

Dynamic young Stanford biologist Nathan Wolfe reveals the surprising origins of the world's most deadly viruses, and how we can overcome catastrophic pandemics.

In The Viral Storm, award-winning biologist Nathan...


Kill Bin Laden

by Dalton Fury St. Martin's Press (September 15, 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,...


Priceless

by William Poundstone Farrar, Straus and Giroux (January 05, 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 Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 11, 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....


Toxic Talk

by Bill Press St. Martin's Press (May 25, 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 Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 15, 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 Press (March 15, 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 31, 1994)

"Here is a volume that should be required reading for policy makers and health professionals." - Kirkus Reviews

After four decades of assuming that the conquest of all infectous diseases was imminent, people...


The Battle for Wisconsin

by Andrew E. Kersten Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 02, 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...


State of Confusion

by Bryant Welch St. Martin's Press (June 10, 2008)

Finally, the answer to the many questions that have been preying on the minds of millions of Americans has arrived. Why are Americans so vulnerable to divisive political tactics? Why did Americans get dragged...


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...


Mad as Hell

by George Noory Tom Doherty Associates (June 27, 2017)

As the candidacies of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have proven, Americans are mad as hell about the problems facing our country. George Noory hears these problems every night, all night, and this is how he...


The 33

by Héctor Tobar Picador (October 13, 2015)

Now a Major Motion Picture Starring Antonio Banderas

Includes New Material Exclusive to the Paperback

A Finalist for a National Book Critics Circle Award

A Finalist for a Los Angeles Times Book Prize

A New York...


Who's Afraid of Post-Blackness?: What It Means to Be Black Now

by Touré & Michael Eric Dyson Atria Books (July 15, 2011)

Now in paperback, “one of the most acutely observed accounts of what it is like to be young, Black, and middle-class in contemporary America…told in a distinctive voice that is often humorous…but always...


Death Row Chaplain: Unbelievable True Stories from America's Most Notorious Prison

by Earl Smith & Mark Schlabach Howard Books (May 19, 2015)

From a former criminal and now chaplain for the San Francisco 49ers and the Golden State Warriors, comes a riveting, behind-the-bars look at one of America’s most feared prisons: San Quentin. Reverend Earl...


In the Skin of a Jihadist

by Anna Erelle & Erin Potter Harper Paperbacks (May 26, 2015)

A young French journalist’s riveting and unprecedented look at how today’s most ruthless terrorists use social media and technology to reach disaffected youth—witnessed through the undercover investigation...


Exit Strategy: The Original Version

by Douglas Rushkoff Grand Central Publishing (September 15, 2001)

Douglas Rushkoff's latest salvo on complacent media culture, set in 2008, features Jamie Cohen, a young hacker who, like the biblical Joseph, suffers betrayal and then penance (via the talk-show circuit) before...


The New Victorians: A Young Woman's Challenge to the Old Feminist Order

by Rene Denfeld Grand Central Publishing (September 26, 2009)

Journalist Rene Denfeld explains why her generation has become alienated from the women's movement, maintaining that the actions of the movement's current leadership have actually encouraged a return to the...


Secular Sabotage: How Liberals Are Destroying Religion and Culture in America

by William A. Donohue FaithWords (September 02, 2009)

This assault is not happening from accident or whim. It is happening because disaffected liberals have deliberately set out to upend our Judeo-Christian traditions. Indeed, they are determined to tear down the...


Liberty for All

by Rick Newman St. Martin's Press (February 03, 2015)

Americans are increasingly dismayed with a broken political system and the big institutions they blame for a Darwinian economy (in which it's getting harder to get ahead). What they've lost sight of is the importance...