Nonfiction Round-Up (10/30/19)

Nonfiction Round-Up (10/30/19)

How to fight back for fundamental American rights + all about every zodiac sign + the Radical Right = this week’s #NonfictionRoundUp WHEN THEY COME FOR YOU: How Police and Government Are Trampling Our Liberties – and How to Take Them Back by David Kirby “Kirby names names, brings receipts, and delivers a remarkably apolitical […]

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Nonfiction Round-Up (9/18/19)

Nonfiction Round-Up (9/18/19)

A fresh look on climate change, a poet’s take on illness in contemporary America, an illustrated guide to American history, and the memoir of America’s most famous whistleblower… welcome to this week’s nonfiction round-up! PERMANENT RECORD by Edward Snowden “Snowden’s many admirers will find his saga both captivating and inspiring.”–Publishers Weekly WE ARE THE WEATHER: […]

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Nonfiction Spotlight: LEARNING FROM THE GERMANS (8/28/19)

Nonfiction Spotlight: LEARNING FROM THE GERMANS (8/28/19)

In today’s nonfiction spotlight, we learn about confronting the evils of the past with Susan Neiman’s LEARNING FROM THE GERMANS: Race and the Memory of Evil. In the wake of white nationalist attacks, the ongoing debate over reparations, and the controversy surrounding Confederate monuments and the contested memories they evoke, Susan Neiman’s LEARNING FROM THE […]

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Drop-In Alert: FREE, MELANIA

Drop-In Alert: FREE, MELANIA

On December 3, 2019, Flatiron Books will publish the first behind-the-scenes look at the life of the most enigmatic First Lady in U.S. history, FREE, MELANIA by CNN reporter Kate Bennett. Melania Trump is an enigma. Regardless of your political leanings, she is fascinating–a First Lady who, in many ways, is the most modern and […]

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PW’s Most Anticipated Books of Fall 2019

PW’s Most Anticipated Books of Fall 2019

This Fall certainly has some whoppers! Publishers Weekly has selected their most anticipated books of the season, including these Macmillan titles: FictionFIND ME by André Aciman Science Fiction/Fantasy/HorrorNINTH HOUSE by Leigh Bardugo Comics/Graphic NovelsMAKING COMICS by Lynda Barry Literary Essays/Criticism/BiographiesHUMAN RELATIONS AND OTHER DIFFICULTIES: Essays by Mary-Kay Wilmers Politics/Current EventsTRANSACTION MAN: The Rise of the […]

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Red-Hot Drop-In Alert: Edward Snowden’s Memoir PERMANENT RECORD

Red-Hot Drop-In Alert: Edward Snowden’s Memoir PERMANENT RECORD

On September 17, 2019, Metropolitan Books will publish Edward Snowden’s memoir, PERMANENT RECORD. Edward Snowden, the man who risked everything to expose the US government’s system of mass surveillance, reveals for the first time the story of his life, including how he helped to build that system and what motivated him to try to bring […]

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Nonfiction Round-Up (7/31/19)

Nonfiction Round-Up (7/31/19)

How online trolls affected the 2016 election + how to effectively communicate in the workplace and beyond–all in this week’s nonfiction round-up! IT CAME FROM SOMETHING AWFUL: How a Toxic Troll Army Accidentally Memed Donald Trump into Office by Dale Beran “A complex, speculative murder board that probes the ascendance of American fascism.”–Kirkus Reviews SURROUNDED […]

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Politics Shmolitics

Politics Shmolitics

You can’t go anywhere these days without running into some kind of political discussion, and these new and forthcoming books will keep your patrons in the know. DEMOCRACY MAY NOT EXIST, BUT WE’LL MISS IT WHEN IT’S GONE by Astra Taylor What is democracy really? What do we mean when we use the term? And […]

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Michael Wolff Returns June 4th!

Michael Wolff Returns June 4th!

The secret is out! The highly confidential Summer 2019 drop-in is finally revealed as SIEGE: Trump Under Fire, Michael Wolff’s explosive follow-up to FIRE AND FURY! More information in the official release memo below: NEW YORK, May 15, 2019–Henry Holt will publish Michael Wolff’s new book SIEGE: Trump Under Fire on June 4, it was […]

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Red-Hot Drop-Ins Alert!

Red-Hot Drop-Ins Alert!

2019 promises to be HOT HOT HOT with these two drop-in titles! Nikki Haley, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and the 116th Governor of South Carolina, will share her deeply personal story while covering the most significant events of our time in her as yet untitled memoir. Haley’s UNTITLED will be published by […]

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