Featured Books

Shortest Way Home: One Mayor's Challenge and a Model for America's Future
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 67 Ratings

Shortest Way Home: One Mayor's Challenge and a Model for America's Future

By Pete Buttigieg

  • Release Date: 2019-02-12
  • Genre: Political Science

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A mayor’s inspirational story of a Midwest city that has become nothing less than a blueprint for the future of American renewal.Once described by the Washington Post as “the most interesting mayor you’ve never heard of,” Pete Buttigieg, the thirty-seven-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana, has now emerged as one of the nation’s most visionary politicians. With soaring prose that celebrates a resurgent American Midwest, Shortest Way Home narrates the heroic transformation of a “dying c...

Read More
The War on Normal People
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 16 Ratings

The War on Normal People

By Andrew Yang

  • Release Date: 2018-04-03
  • Genre: Public Administration

From 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, a captivating account of how "a skinny Asian kid from upstate" became a successful entrepreneur, only to find a new mission: calling attention to the urgent steps America must take, including Universal Basic Income, to stabilize our economy amid rapid technological change and automation. The shift toward automation is about to create a tsunami of unemployment. Not in the distant future--now. One recent estimate predicts 45 million American workers will lose their...

Read More
Zucked
Score: 3.5
3.5
From 16 Ratings

Zucked

By Roger McNamee

  • Release Date: 2019-02-05
  • Genre: Political Science

The New York Times bestseller about a noted tech venture capitalist, early mentor to Mark Zuckerberg, and Facebook investor, who wakes up to the serious damage Facebook is doing to our society - and sets out to try to stop it. If you had told Roger McNamee even three years ago that he would soon be devoting himself to stopping Facebook from destroying our democracy, he would have howled with laughter. He had mentored many tech leaders in his illustrious career as an investor, but few things had made him prouder, or been...

Read More
Brave New World
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 17 Ratings

Brave New World

By Aldous Huxley

  • Release Date: 2018-08-07
  • Genre: Politics & Current Events

'The best science fiction book ever, definitely the most prescient... Looking at our present trajectory we are on the way to Brave New World' Yuval Noah Harari, author of Sapiens and Homo Deus ‘A masterpiece of speculation... As vibrant, fresh, and somehow shocking as it was when I first read it’ Margaret Atwood A grave warning... Provoking, stimulating, shocking and dazzling' Observer 'What Aldous Huxley presented as fiction with the human hatcheries of Brave New World has become fact. The consequences are profound a...

Read More
Ship of Fools
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 461 Ratings

Ship of Fools

By Tucker Carlson

  • Release Date: 2018-10-02
  • Genre: Political Science

The host of Fox News Channel’s Tucker Carlson Tonight offers a blistering critique of the new American ruling class, the elites of both parties, who have taken over the ship of state, leaving the rest of us, the citizen-passengers, to wonder: How do we put the country back on course?...

Read More
Warhammer 40,000: Imperium Nihilus Vigilus Defiant Enhanced Edition
Score: 5
5
From 7 Ratings

Warhammer 40,000: Imperium Nihilus Vigilus Defiant Enhanced Edition

By Games Workshop

  • Release Date: 2018-12-15
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

War ravages the sentinel world of Vigilus. Though beset by an Ork Speedwaagh! and a Genestealer Cult uprising, its crucial location at the mouth of the Nachmund Gauntlet makes it an invaluable asset to the Imperium – one that its people will fight to the last to defend. Yet this defiance may cost the Imperium dearly, for on top of all the planet’s woes, a Chaos invasion has begun, led by a warlord claiming to be the herald of Abaddon himself! Imperium Nihilus: Vigilus Defiant is packed with exciting background and new ru...

Read More

keyboard_arrow_up