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James Baldwin: Living in Fire (Revolutionary Lives) By Bill V. Mullen Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780745338538
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Published: Pluto Press - February 20th, 2024

'A scrupulous biography' -- Publishers Weekly

'Fresh, incisive, and uplifting' -- Kirkus

'If you want to know the real Baldwin, this is the book to read' -- Robin D.G.


When I Passed the Statue of Liberty I Became Black By Harry Edward, Neil Duncanson (Editor) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780300270976
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Published: Yale University Press - February 20th, 2024

"Harry Edward was a hugely talented athlete and an extraordinary man who fought all his life for justice and fairness in the face of repeated prejudice.


This American Ex-Wife: How I Ended My Marriage and Started My Life By Lyz Lenz Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593241127
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Published: Crown - February 20th, 2024

A deeply validating manifesto on the gender politics of marriage (bad) and divorce (actually pretty good!) in America today, and an argument that the former needs a reboot—from journalist and proud divorcée Lyz Lenz


A Revolutionary Friendship: Washington, Jefferson, and the American Republic By Francis D. Cogliano Cover Image
$37.95
ISBN: 9780674292499
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Published: Harvard University Press - February 20th, 2024

The Reckoning: From the Second Slavery to Abolition, 1776-1888 By Robin Blackburn Cover Image
$44.95
ISBN: 9781804293416
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Published: Verso - February 20th, 2024

"Tremendously impressive, the result of a lifetime of learning. Historical writing at its best."
—Marcus Rediker, author of The Slave Ship

A history of 19th century slavery in the US, Brazil and Cuba from a critically acclaimed historian of slavery in the Americas


Somebody Needs to Do Something About That Monster! By Doug Cenko Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781682636107
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Published: Peachtree - February 20th, 2024

A silly and ironic twist on “The Little Dutch Boy,” featuring a charmingly unaware monster who just wants to be kind and make a difference


How to Train Your Amygdala By Anna Housley Juster, Cynthia Cliff (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9798885543736
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Published: Free Spirit Publishing - February 20th, 2024

Your amygdala works hard to protect you from danger, but what about when it gets things wrong? This amusing character-driven narrative helps children learn to calm their amygdala and control their fight-flight-freeze impulses. 

The amygdala is the brain's alarm system that alerts for danger, but sometimes it gets things wrong and needs help calming down.


Falsehoods Fly: Why Misinformation Spreads and How to Stop It By Paul Thagard Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9780231213950
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Published: Columbia University Press - February 20th, 2024

Misinformation is one of the twenty-first century's greatest challenges, a peril to democracy, peace, science, and public health. Yet we lack a clear understanding of what makes misinformation so potent and why it can spread so rapidly.


How to Win Friends and Influence Fungi: Collected Quirks of Science, Tech, Engineering, and Math from Nerd Nite By Dr. Chris Balakrishnan, Matt Wasowski, Kristen Orr (Illustrator) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250288349
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Published: St. Martin's Press - February 20th, 2024

In the vein of acclaimed popular-science bestsellers such as Atlas Obscura, Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry, The Way Things Work, What If?, and Undeniable, the co-founders of the global science organization Nerd Nite bring readers a collection of wacky, yet fascinating STEM topics.


In a League of Her Own: Celebrating Female Firsts in Sports By Bonnie-Jill Laflin Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781538171523
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Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - February 20th, 2024

Some of the most influential women in sports tell their stories of courage, adversity, and triumph to trailblazer Bonnie-Jill Laflin.


Forgiveness: An Alternative Account By Matthew Ichihashi Potts Cover Image
$22.88
ISBN: 9780300276824
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Published: Yale University Press - February 20th, 2024

A deeply researched and poignant reflection on the practice of forgiveness in an unforgiving world
 
“Broad in its philosophical sweep and fine in its literary analysis, this work redefines forgiveness as the modest yet heroic ability to hold pain and anger together with hope and nonviolence.”—Joie Szu-Chiao Chen, Lion’s Roar
 


Doing It All: Stop Over-Functioning and Become the Mom and Person You're Meant to Be By Whitney Casares Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780760386996
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Published: Fair Winds Press - February 13th, 2024

Discover how to stop doing it all and start doing what matters with this step-by-step guide to beating burnout and thriving as a working mom.
 
In Doing It All, Dr.


Nina Simone in Comics! (NBM Comics Biographies) By Sophie Adriansen Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781681123264
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Published: NBM Publishing - February 13th, 2024

This is the story of an emancipation, that of a young black and poor woman living in an America marked by segregation. This is the story of a fierce battle, that of a musician involved in the civil rights movement. This is the story of a long career, that of a pianist and singer as talented as determined.


Wake Up America: Black Women on the Future of Democracy By Keisha N. Blain Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781324065609
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 13th, 2024

From the coeditor of the best-selling Four Hundred Souls, a galvanizing anthology for those seeking to build an inclusive democracy.


True Believer: Hubert Humphrey's Quest for a More Just America By James Traub Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781541619579
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Published: Basic Books - February 13th, 2024

A celebrated historian recounts Hubert Humphrey’s role as a liberal hero of twentieth-century America
 
Hubert Humphrey was liberalism’s most dedicated defender, and its most public and tragic sacrifice. As a young politician in 1948, he defied segregationists and forced the Democratic Party to commit itself to civil rights.


Your Big Leap Year: A Year to Manifest Your Next-Level Life...Starting Today! By Gay Hendricks Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250292797
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Published: St. Martin's Essentials - February 13th, 2024

A 366-day guidebook to maximizing wealth, love, and creativity from New York Times bestselling author Gay Hendricks.

What if a year from now you could be experiencing more happiness, health and wealth? Learn how to take the big leap – one little leap a day.


The Rise of Rage: Harnessing the Most Misunderstood Emotion By Julie a. Christiansen Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781506492353
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Published: Broadleaf Books - February 13th, 2024

Of all the human emotions, anger is probably the most misunderstood. Why is it important to understand anger at all?


The Jail is Everywhere: Fighting the New Geography of Mass Incarceration By Jack Norton, Lydia Pelot-Hobbs, Judah Schept, Ruth Wilson Gilmore (Foreword by) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781804291313
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Published: Verso - February 13th, 2024

A VITAL COLLECTION FROM A KEY BATTLEGROUND IN THE ABOLITION STRUGGLE: THE COUNTY JAIL


Technofeudalism: What Killed Capitalism By Yanis Varoufakis Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781685891244
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Published: Melville House - February 13th, 2024

In a revelatory and pathbreaking work, the #1 international bestselling economist opens our eyes to the new power that is reshaping our lives and the world . . .

“The Thucydides of our time.” —Jeffrey Sachs


The Pursuit of Happiness: How Classical Writers on Virtue Inspired the Lives of the Founders and Defined America By Jeffrey Rosen Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781668002476
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 13th, 2024

A fascinating examination of what “the pursuit of happiness” meant to our nation’s Founders and how that famous phrase defined their lives and became the foundation of our democracy.

The Declaration of Independence identified “the pursuit of happiness” as one of our unalienable rights, along with life and liberty.


An American Dreamer: Life in a Divided Country By David Finkel Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593597064
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Published: Random House - February 13th, 2024

A man navigates the deep divisions in America today and discovers that sometimes change can start by finding common ground with your neighbors in this immersive account by the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Thank You for Your Service and The Good Soldiers.


The Origins of Judaism: An Archaeological-Historical Reappraisal (The Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library) By Yonatan Adler Cover Image
$29.12
ISBN: 9780300276657
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Published: Yale University Press - February 13th, 2024

Groundbreaking research that utilizes archaeological discoveries and ancient texts to revolutionize our understanding of the beginnings of Judaism
 
“A bravura study.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
 
Throughout much of history, the Jewish way of life has been characterized by strict adherence to the practices and prohibi


Mighty Scared: The Amazing Ways Animals Defend Themselves By Erin Silver, Hayden Maynard (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Erin Silver, Hayden Maynard (Illustrator)
$21.95
ISBN: 9781459836068
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Published: Orca Book Publishers - February 13th, 2024

"Enthralling...Empowers readers to understand their own human coping mechanisms, while colorful, detailed images soaked in softly muted earth tones build a base of strong general knowledge. The challenge for readers young and old will be to see who says 'ew' first A thoroughly engaging, fact-filled book with audacious and memorable animal responses to predators.


Cosplay Crime (Orca Currents) By Marty Chan Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9781459837430
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Published: Orca Book Publishers - February 13th, 2024

An Invitation to Passover By Rabbi Kerry Olitzky, Rabbi Deborah Bodin Cohen, Mariia Kolker (Illustrator) Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9798986396590
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Published: Kalaniot Books - February 13th, 2024

When Hannah's extended family isn't able to join her for their traditional Passover seder, she invites her diverse group of friends to experience the holiday with her. From Ha-joon's Korean kimchi, to Monique's hymn lyrics, each friend brings a bit of their own culture to the celebration. And with each guest the themes of freedom, hope, and thanks become more meaningful.


Dogwhistles and Figleaves: How Manipulative Language Spreads Racism and Falsehood By Jennifer Saul Cover Image
$32.99
ISBN: 9780192871756
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - February 8th, 2024

Pinpoints how "dogwhistles" and "figleaves," two kinds of linguistic trick, distort political discourse and normalize racism


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