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No Visible Bruises

In America, domestic violence accounts for 15 percent of all violent crime, and yet it remains locked in silence.

Know My Name

She was know to the world as Emily Doe when she stunned millions with a letter. Know My Name will forever…

The Lady From the Black Lagoon

 Uncovers the life and work of Milicent Patrick—one of Disney's first female animators and the only woman in history to…

Our Man

A revelatory portrait of an extraordinary and deeply flawed man and the elite spheres of society and government he…

In the Dream House

A revolutionary memoir about domestic abuse by the award-winning author of Her Body and Other Parties.

How to Do Nothing

Odell delivers an action plan to resist capitalist narratives of productivity and techno-determinism, and to become more…

Guest House for Young Widows

Moaveni takes us into the world of the women of ISIS and the "Guest House for Young Widows"—where wives of the fallen…

The Collected Schizophrenias

Schizophrenia is not a single unifying diagnosis, and Esmé Weijun Wang writes not just to her fellow members of the '…

A Good Provider Is One Who Leaves

A story of one family and migration in the 21st century. 

Catch and Kill

Catch and Kill breaks devastating new stories about the rampant abuse of power and sheds far-reaching light on…

Wild Game

A daughter's tale of living in the thrall of her magnetic, complicated mother, and the chilling consequences of her…

How We Fight for Our Lives

A coming-of-age memoir, written from the crossroads of sex, race, and power in modern America.

She Said

The untold story of reporting on the Christine Blasey Ford allegations against Brett Kavanaugh, and their consequences…

Invisible Women

So much data fails to take into account gender, and because it treats men as the default and women as atypical, bias and…

The Age of Surveillance Capitalism

 A "big other" that imposes a fundamentally new form of power and unprecedented concentrations of knowledge in private…


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The story of the author's attempt to confront the hidden truths of her family's wartime past in Nazi Germany.

The Ghosts of Eden Park
The Ghosts of Eden Park

The true crime tale of George Remus, who the press called "king of the bootleggers," and a Jazz-Age murder trial.

Trick Mirror

A bold, unflinching collection of essays about self-deception, examining everything from scammer culture to reality…

Super Pumped

The dramatic rise and fall of Uber, set against the rapid upheaval in Silicon Valley during the mobile era.

How to Be An Antiracist

An essential work for anyone who wants to go beyond the awareness of racism to the next step: contributing to the…

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