In "Evicted: Poverty and Profit In The American City," Harvard sociologist Matthew Desmond's takes us into the lives of eight struggling families in Milwaukee. Learn about their struggles and the human cost that evictions can have.
Dark Matter, by Blake Crouch, is a mind-bending, relentlessly paced science-fiction thriller, in which an ordinary man is kidnapped, knocked unconscious--and awakens in a world inexplicably different from the reality he thought he knew.
Northern California, during the violent end of the 1960s. The Girls, by Emma Cline, tells the thrilling story of Evie Boyd, a thoughtful and lonely te
In this striking literary debut, Carol Rifka Brunt unfolds a moving story of love, grief, and renewal as two lonely people become the unlikeliest of friends and find that sometimes you don't know you've lost someone until you've found them. Tell The Wolves I'm Home
In "Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution," Egyptian-American journalist and activist Mona Eltahawy condemns the repressive political, cultural, and religious forces, both in the Middle East and in the West, that reduce millions of women to second-class citizens and victims of abuse.
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