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David W. Blight
Frederick Douglass
Prophet of Freedom
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Patrick Keefe
Say Nothing
A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland
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Elizabeth Day
How to Fail
Everything I’ve Ever Learned From Things Going Wrong
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Andrew G. McCabe
The Threat
How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump
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Guy Kawasaki
Wise Guy
Lessons from a Life
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M. K. Gandhi
An Autobiography
The Story of My Experiments with Truth
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Diane Atkinson
Rise Up, Women!
The Remarkable Lives of the Suffragettes
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Stephanie Land
Maid
Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive
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Kamala Harris
The Truths We Hold
An American Journey
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Ron Chernow
Alexander Hamilton
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Satya Nadella
Hit Refresh
The Quest to Rediscover Microsoft’s Soul and Imagine a Better Future for Everyone
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Kim Brooks
Small Animals
Parenthood in the Age of Fear
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Garrard Conley
Boy Erased
A Memoir of Identity, Faith, and Family
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Malala Yousafzai
We Are Displaced
My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World
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David Goggins
Can’t Hurt Me
Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds
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Roxane Gay
Bad Feminist
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Elaine Pagels
Why Religion?
A Personal Story
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