The powers of the American presidency in today’s political climate + a six-step approach to finding your true calling + an examination of minimalism’s historical roots = today’s nonfiction round-up.
UNMAKING THE PRESIDENCY: Donald Trump’s War on the World’s Most Powerful Office by Susan Hennessey and Benjamin Wittes
“Two Lawfare editors and senior fellows at the Brookings Institution trace the crumbling integrity of the U.S. presidency…An incisive, frightening picture of a toxic environment in which ‘the presidency…needs a champion.'”–Kirkus Reviews, starred review
THE LONGING FOR LESS: Living with Minimalism by Kyle Chayka
“From the delights of decluttering to the stillness of Kyoto’s rock gardens—an intriguing deep dive into the many manifestations of minimalism…A superb outing from a gifted young critic that will spark joy for many readers.”–Kirkus Reviews, starred review
“Entrepreneurs, readers looking for a career change, and other seekers may find her message, a blend of self-help and business advice, inspirational.”–Booklist