FYE History & Society
TitleOur Kids
AuthorPutnam, Robert D.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
ISBN-139781476769905
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages400
Title StatusAS
A New York Times bestseller and “a passionate, urgent” (The New Yorker) examination of the growing inequality gap from the bestselling author of Bowling Alone: why fewer Americans today have the opportunity for upward mobility.
TitleGetting Life
AuthorMorton, Michael
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781476756837
US Price$16
CDN Price$21
Pages304
Title StatusAS
“A devastating and infuriating book, more astonishing than any legal thriller by John Grisham” (The New York Times) about a young father who spent twenty-five years in prison for a crime he did not commit…and his eventual exoneration and return to life as a free man.
TitleThe Girls of Atomic City
AuthorKiernan, Denise
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781451617535
US Price$17
CDN Price$20
Pages416
Title StatusAS
The New York Times bestseller, now available in paperback—an incredible true story of the top-secret World War II town of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, and the young women brought there unknowingly to help build the atomic bomb.
TitleThe Great Questions of Tomorrow
AuthorRothkopf, David
Sub-ImprintTED Conferences LLC
FormatHardcover
Category 1Technology
ISBN-139781501119941
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages128
Title StatusAS
We are on the cusp of a sweeping revolution—one that will change every facet of our lives. The changes ahead will challenge and alter fundamental concepts such as national identity, human rights, money, and markets. In this pivotal, complicated moment, what are the great questions we need to ask to navigate our way forward?
TitleHow We Live Now
AuthorDePaulo, Bella
Sub-ImprintAtria Books / Beyond Words
FormatHardcover
Category 1Social Science
ISBN-139781582704791
US Price$26
CDN Price$34
Pages320
Title StatusAS
A close-up examination and exploration, How We Live Now challenges our old concepts of what it means to be a family and have a home, opening the door to the many diverse and thriving experiments of living in twenty-first century America.
TitleLies My Teacher Told Me
AuthorLoewen, James W.
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
ISBN-139780743296281
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$21
Pages464
Title StatusAS
This updated and revised edition of the American Book Award-winner and national bestseller revitalizes the truth of America’s history, explores how myths continue to be perpetrated, and includes a new chapter on 9/11 and the Iraq War.
TitleSundown Towns
AuthorLoewen, James W.
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category 1Social Science
ISBN-139780743294485
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages576
Title StatusAS
Bestselling author of Lies My Teacher Told Me, James W. Loewen, exposes the secret communities and hotbeds of racial injustice that sprung up throughout the twentieth century unnoticed, forcing us to reexamine race relations in the United States.
TitleTattoos on the Heart
AuthorBoyle, Gregory
Sub-ImprintFree Press
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781439153154
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages240
Title StatusAS
“Destined to become a classic of both urban reportage and contemporary spirituality” (Los Angeles Times)—Tattoos on the Heart is a series of parables about kinship and redemption from pastor, activist, and renowned speaker, Father Gregory Boyle.
TitleThe Train to Crystal City
AuthorRussell, Jan Jarboe
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
ISBN-139781451693676
US Price$19
CDN Price$26
Pages432
Title StatusAS
The New York Times bestselling dramatic and never-before-told story of a secret FDR-approved American internment camp in Texas during World War II: “A must-read….The Train to Crystal City is compelling, thought-provoking, and impossible to put down” (Star-Tribune, Minneapolis).
TitleUnlikely
AuthorPalau, Kevin
Sub-ImprintHoward Books
FormatPaperback
Category 1Religion
ISBN-139781476797267
US Price$14.99
CDN Price$19.99
Pages224
Title StatusAS
The inspiring story of an unlikely partnership between a band of churches and the openly gay mayor of Portland that led to unprecedented change throughout the city and launched a nationwide movement called CityServe.