Not My Idea: A Book About Whiteness

Not My Idea: A Book About WhitenessNot My Idea, the latest in the critically acclaimed Ordinary Terrible Things series, is a book about whiteness n nA white child sees TV news coverage of a white police officer shooting a brown person whose hands were up Upset, he asks his mother why she deflects, assuring him that he is safe Later

Beyond the Gender Binary

Beyond the Gender BinaryPocket Change Collective was born out of a need for space Space to think Space to connect Space to be yourself And this is your invitation to join us n nIn Beyond the Gender Binary, poet, artist, and LGBTQIA rights activist Alok Vaid Menon deconstructs, demystifies, and reimagines the gender bi

Lot Six

Lot SixIn a world where everyone is inventing a self, curating a feed and performing a fantasy of life, what does it mean to be a person In his grandly entertaining debut memoir, playwright David Adjmi explores how human beings create themselves, and how artists make their lives into art n nBrooklyn, 1970s

How We Show Up: Reclaiming Family, Friendship, and Community

How We Show Up: Reclaiming Family, Friendship, and CommunityAn Invitation to Community and Models for Connection n nAfter almost every presentation activist and writer Mia Birdsong gives to executives, think tanks, and policy makers, one of those leaders quietly confesses how much they long for the profound community she describes They have family, friends,

The End of Everything (Astrophysically Speaking)

The End of Everything (Astrophysically Speaking)From one of the most dynamic rising stars in astrophysics, an accessible and eye opening look in the bestselling tradition of Sean Carroll and Carlo Rovelli at the five different ways the universe could end, and the mind blowing lessons each scenario reveals about the most important concepts in phys

Hollywood Park

Hollywood ParkAn Instant New York Times Bestseller n nHollywood Park is a remarkable memoir of a tumultuous life Mikel Jollett was born into one of the country s most infamous cults, and subjected to a childhood filled with poverty, addiction, and emotional abuse Yet, ultimately, his is a story of fierce love an

The Hilarious World of Depression

The Hilarious World of DepressionFor years John Moe, critically acclaimed public radio personality and host of The Hilarious World of Depression podcast, struggled with depression it plagued his family and claimed the life of his brother in 2007 As Moe came to terms with his own illness, he began to see similar patterns of behavi

Stray

StrayFrom the bestselling author of Sweetbitter, a memoir of growing up in a family shattered by lies and addiction, and of one woman s attempts to find a life beyond the limits of her past Stray is a moving, sometimes devastating, brilliantly written and ultimately inspiring exploration of the landscap

Educated

EducatedTara Westover was 17 the first time she set foot in a classroom Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home canned peaches and sleeping with her head for the hills bag In the summer she stewed herbs for her mother, a midwife and heale

So You Want to Talk About Race

So You Want to Talk About RaceIn this breakout book, Ijeoma Oluo explores the complex reality of today s racial landscape from white privilege and police brutality to systemic discrimination and the Black Lives Matter movement offering straightforward clarity that readers need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial div

The Tattooist of Auschwitz (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, #1)

The Tattooist of Auschwitz (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, #1)In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz Birkenau When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a T towierer the German word for tattooist , tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners.