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Martin Luther King, Jr., the Essential Box Set

by Keith David, Others, Jay Gregory & Clayborne Carson et al. Hachette Book Group (January 01, 2010)

This definitive box set includes all the landmark speeches of the great orator and American leader Martin Luther King Jr., from his inspirational "I Have a Dream" to his fiery "Give Us the Ballot." Comprised...


Under Red Skies

by Karoline Kan & Allison Hiroto Hachette Books (March 12, 2019)

Karoline Kan, a young former reporter at the New York Times in Beijing, offers a deeply personal and shocking look at how China is coming to terms with its conflicted, troubled, and impoverished past as it emerges...


Maid

by Stephanie Land, Molly Parker Myers & Barbara Ehrenreich Hachette Books (January 22, 2019)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Evicted meets Nickel and Dimed in Stephanie Land's memoir about working as a maid, a beautiful and gritty exploration of poverty in America. Includes a foreword by Barbara Ehrenreich....


We Are the Nerds

by Christine Lagorio-Chafkin & Chloe Cannon Hachette Books (October 02, 2018)

Reddit hails itself as "the front page of the Internet." It's the fourth most-visited website in the United States--and yet, millions of Americans have no idea what it is.

We Are the Nerds is a riveting look...


The Girl

by Michelle Morgan & Lisa Flanagan Hachette Book Group (May 08, 2018)

With an in-depth look at the two most empowering years in the life of Marilyn Monroe, The Girl details how The Seven Year Itch created an icon and sent the star on an adventure of self-discovery and transformation...


The Gutsy Girl Handbook

by Kate White Hachette Book Group (April 24, 2018)

Bestselling author, professional speaker, and former editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan, Kate White shares the nine core principles gutsy women need to go bigger, bolder, and achieve the full level of success they...


Keep Marching

by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner Hachette Book Group (May 08, 2018)

A groundbreaking, definitive work on how to build women's power

Keep Marching is a practical guide and highly researched examination of the political, economic, and institutional barriers that hold women back....


Cunt, 20th Anniversary Edition

by Inga Muscio Hachette Book Group (May 01, 2018)

The twentieth-anniversary edition of the original women's empowerment manifesto.

An ancient title of respect for women, the word cunt long ago veered off its noble path. Inga Muscio traces the road from honor...


Slutever

by Karley Sciortino Hachette Book Group (February 06, 2018)

We've come a long way in recent years. The sexual double standard is slowly beginning to shift. But we're still a culture with a massive slut-shaming problem. It's still taboo to be a girl who sleeps around....


A Moonless, Starless Sky

by Alexis Okeowo & Kamali Minter Hachette Books (October 03, 2017)

In the tradition of Behind the Beautiful Forevers, this is a masterful, humane work of literary journalism by New Yorker staff writer Alexis Okeowo--a vivid narrative of Africans who are courageously resisting...


Whipping Girl

by Julia Serano Hachette Original (October 25, 2016)

In the updated second edition of Whipping Girl, Julia Serano, a transsexual woman whose supremely intelligent writing reflects her diverse background as a lesbian transgender activist and professional biologist,...


Tranny

by Laura Jane Grace & Dan Ozzi Hachette Books (November 15, 2016)

"If I could have chosen, I would have been born a woman/ My mother once told me she would have named me Laura/ I would grow up to be strong and beautiful like her."--The Ocean

A searing account of her search...


Original Gangstas

by Ben Westhoff & J. D. Jackson Hachette Books (September 13, 2016)

A monumental, revealing narrative history about the legendary group of artists at the forefront of West Coast hip-hop: Eazy-E, Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Snoop Dogg, and Tupac Shakur.

Amid rising gang violence, the crack...


Born Both

by Hida Viloria Hachette Books (March 14, 2017)

Hida Viloria was raised as a girl but discovered early on that he/r body was different. Unlike most people who are born intersex in the first world--meaning they have genitals, reproductive organs, hormones,...


The Tipping Point

by Malcolm Gladwell Hachette Book Group (November 01, 2011)

Why did crime in New York drop in the middle of the 90s? Why is teenage smoking out of control? Why are television shows like Sesame Street good at teaching kids how to read?

In The Tipping Point, New Yorker...


The Devil's Highway

by Luis Alberto Urrea Hachette Book Group (June 01, 2011)

The author of Across the Wire offers brilliant investigative reporting of what went wrong when, in May 2001, a group of twenty-six men attempted to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona....


Signifying Rappers

by David Foster Wallace, Mark Costello & Robert Petkoff Hachette Book Group (July 23, 2013)

Living together in Cambridge in 1989, David Foster Wallace and longtime friend Mark Costello discovered that they shared "an uncomfortable, somewhat furtive, and distinctively white enthusiasm for a certain...


Boys Adrift

by Léonard Sax & Allan Robertson Hachette Book Group (June 27, 2017)

Something scary is happening to boys today. From kindergarten to college, American boys are, on average, less resilient and less ambitious than they were a mere twenty years ago. The gender gap in college attendance...


Dallas 1963

by Bill Minutaglio, Steven L. Davis & Tony Messano Hachette Book Group (December 01, 2013)

In the early 1960s, Dallas was brewing with political passions and full of extreme and unlikely characters, many of them dead set against a Kennedy presidency--rabid politicos like defrocked military general...


The Devil That Never Dies

by Daniel Jonah Goldhagen & Kevin T. Collins Hachette Book Group (September 03, 2013)

A groundbreaking--and terrifying--examination of the widespread resurgence of anti-Semitism in the twenty-first century by the award-winning and #1 internationally bestselling author of Hitler's Willing Executioners...


Unfinished Business

by Vivian Gornick Blackstone Publishing (May 05, 2020)

One of our most beloved writers reassess the electrifying works of literature that have shaped her life.

"I sometimes think I was born reading...I can't remember the time when I didn't have a book in my hands,...


Behavior in Public Places

by Erving Goffman & Richard Powers Blackstone Publishing (April 28, 2020)

Erving Goffman effectively extends his argument in favor of a diagnosis of deviant behavior which takes account of the whole social situation.


The Myth of the Dying Church

by Glenn T. Stanton Worthy Books (June 17, 2019)

Stop believing the false narrative that Christianity is declining, and discover the truth about the health of the church in America and around the world.

Much has been made of the so-called "nones" - those who...


The Rise of the Creative Class

by Richard Florida Basic Books (September 02, 2019)

World-renowned urbanist Richard Florida's bestselling classic on the transformation of our cities in the twenty-first century -- now updated with a new preface

In his modern classic The Rise of the Creative Class...


The Memo

by Minda Harts Seal Press (August 19, 2019)

Lean In for women of color, The Memo empowers women with actionable advice on challenges, from microaggressions to the wage gap-and offers a clear path to success

Most business books provide a one-size-fits-all...


To Be a Jew

by Hayim H. Donin Basic Books (August 12, 2019)

The classic guide to the ageless heritage of Judaism

Embraced over many decades by hundreds of thousands of readers, To Be a Jew offers a clear and comprehensive introduction to traditional Jewish laws and customs...


Dynamic Dames

by Sloan De Forest & Julie Newmar Running Press Adult (July 01, 2019)

Celebrate 50 of the most empowering and unforgettable female characters ever to grace the screen, as well as the artists who brought them to vibrant life!

From Scarlett O'Hara to Thelma and Louise to Wonder Woman,...


On the Clock

by Emily Guendelsberger Little, Brown and Company (July 15, 2019)

"Nickel and Dimed for the Amazon age," (Salon) the bitingly funny, eye-opening story of finding work in the automated and time-starved world of hourly low-wage labor

After the local newspaper where she worked...


We Live for the We

by Dani McClain Bold Type Books (April 01, 2019)

A warm, wise, and urgent guide to parenting in uncertain times, from a longtime reporter on race, reproductive health, and politics

In We Live for the We, first-time mother Dani McClain sets out to understand...


Raising Empowered Daughters

by Mike Adamick Seal Press (June 03, 2019)

A fists-up handbook for helping dads help their daughters resist the patriarchy, written by popular feminist dad blogger Mike Adamick

As a primary male role model in a girl's life, a father influences his daughter...


Bleeding Out

by Thomas Abt Basic Books (June 24, 2019)

From a Harvard scholar and former Obama official, a powerful proposal for curtailing violent crime in America

Urban violence is one of the most divisive and allegedly intractable issues of our time. But as Harvard...


More Fun in the New World

by John Doe & Tom DeSavia Da Capo Press (June 03, 2019)

Sequel to Grammy-nominated bestseller Under the Big Black Sun, continuing the up-close and personal account of the L.A. punk scene, with 50 rare photos

Picking up where Under the Big Black Sun left off, More...


Hysterical

by Eleanor Morgan Seal Press (August 26, 2019)

A riveting exploration of the link between women's hormones and mental health--with advice, personal testimony, facts, and research creating a portrait of how hormones contribute to make up the "female animal"...


The Theft of a Decade

by Joseph C. Sternberg PublicAffairs (May 13, 2019)

A Wall Street Journal columnist delivers a brilliant narrative of the mugging of the millennial generation-- how the Baby Boomers have stolen the millennials' future in order to ensure themselves a comfortable...


Hollywood Black

by Donald Bogle Running Press Adult (May 06, 2019)

The films, the stars, the filmmakers-all get their due in Hollywood Black, a sweeping overview of blacks in film from the silent era through Black Panther, with striking photos and an engrossing history by award-winning...


Queer  X Design

by Andy Campbell Black Dog & Leventhal (May 06, 2019)

The first-ever illustrated history of the iconic designs, symbols, and graphic art representing more than 5 decades of LGBTQ pride and activism.

Beginning with pre-liberation and the years before the Stonewall...


Boys

by Rachel Giese Seal Press (December 10, 2018)

A vital and sweeping examination of today's "boy crisis," demonstrating the ways in which we raise boys into a culture of toxic masculinity and offering solutions that can liberate us all

Whether they're being...


Chasing Cosby

by Nicole Weisensee Egan Seal Press (April 22, 2019)

The definitive account of Bill Cosby's transition from revered father figure to convicted criminal, told by a veteran crime reporter and former senior writer for People magazine

Bill Cosby's decades-long career...


Beeline

by Shalini Shankar Basic Books (April 29, 2019)

An anthropologist uses spelling bees as a lens to examine the unique and diverse traits of Generation Z--and why they are destined for success

At first glance, Generation Z (youth born after 1997) seems to be...


Under Red Skies

by Karoline Kan Hachette Books (March 11, 2019)

A deeply personal and shocking look at how China is coming to terms with its conflicted past as it emerges into a modern, cutting-edge superpower.

Through the stories of three generations of women in her family,...


Yes Means Yes!

by Jaclyn Friedman & Jessica Valenti Seal Press (March 04, 2019)

This groundbreaking feminist classic dismantles the way we view rape in our culture and replaces it with a genuine understanding and respect for female sexual pleasure.

In the original edition, feminist, political,...


She the People

by Jen Deaderick & Rita Sapunor Seal Press (March 04, 2019)

A sweeping, smart, and smart-ass graphic history of women's ongoing quest for equality

In March 2017, Nevada surprised the rest of America by suddenly ratifying the Equal Rights Amendment--thirty-five years after...


The Periodic Table of Feminism

by Marisa Bate Seal Press (October 15, 2018)

A cleverly nerdy review of feminist history told through the wide range of women who have shaped it, from Ruth Bader Ginsberg and Oprah to Beyoncé and The Spice Girls

A quirky, intelligent, and stylish review...


Colonize This!

by Daisy Hernandez & Bushra Rehman Seal Press (July 15, 2019)

Newly revised and updated, this landmark anthology offers gripping portraits of American life as seen through the eyes of young women of color

It has been decades since women of color first turned feminism upside...


How We Fight White Supremacy

by Akiba Solomon & Kenrya Rankin Bold Type Books (March 25, 2019)

This celebration of Black resistance, from protests to art to sermons to joy, offers a blueprint for the fight for freedom and justice -- and ideas for how each of us can contribute

Many of us are facing unprecedented...


Feminasty

by Erin Gibson Grand Central Publishing (September 03, 2018)

From the wickedly funny and feminist creator and host of the Throwing Shade podcast, a collection of hilarious personal essays and political commentary perfect for fans of Lindy West and Roxane Gay.

Since women...


It Was All a Dream

by Reniqua Allen Bold Type Books (January 07, 2019)

Young Black Americans have been trying to realize the promise of the American Dream for centuries and coping with the reality of its limitations for just as long. Now, a new generation is pursuing success, happiness,...


Maid

by Stephanie Land & Barbara Ehrenreich Hachette Books (January 21, 2019)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Evicted meets Nickel and Dimed in Stephanie Land's memoir about working as a maid, a beautiful and gritty exploration of poverty in America. Includes a foreword by Barbara Ehrenreich....


Unruly Waters

by Sunil Amrith Basic Books (December 10, 2018)

From a MacArthur "Genius," a bold new perspective on the history of Asia, highlighting the long quest to tame its waters

Asia's history has been shaped by her waters. In Unruly Waters, historian Sunil Amrith...


In Search of the Canary Tree

by Lauren E. Oakes Basic Books (November 26, 2018)

The award-winning and surprisingly hopeful story of one woman's search for resiliency in a warming world

Several years ago, ecologist Lauren E. Oakes set out from California for Alaska's old-growth forests to...