The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming
HISTORY EUROPE JNF FLE
The award-winning author of The Lincolns traces the story of the Russian Revolution, the lives of the Romanov family and the story of their tragic deaths, in an account that draws on primary source materials and includes period photography.
Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging by Sebastian Junger
SOCSCI PSYCH JUN 05/16
Draws on history, psychology, and anthropology to discuss how the tribal connection--the instinct to belong to small groups with a clear purpose and common understanding--can satisfy the human quest for meaning and belonging.
We Should All Be Feminists
SOCSCI ADI 03/17
In this personal, eloquently-argued essay—adapted from her much-admired TEDx talk of the same name—Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, award-winning author of Americanah, offers readers a unique definition of feminism for the twenty-first century, one rooted in inclusion and awareness.
Hey, Kiddo: How I Lost My Mother, Found My Father, and Dealt With Family Addiction
BIOGRAPHY GRAPHIC TEEN KROSOCZKA
A highly personal and emotionally charged story about coming of age and realizing what family actually means to you, Jarrett Krosoczka’s Hey, Kiddo offers readers a unique insight into one of the graphic novel world’s favorite creators and his personal journey of self-discovery.
The Plot to Kill Hitler: Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Spy, Unlikely Hero
BIOGRAPHY JNF BONHOEFFER
A painstakingly researched account of the heroic efforts of religious leader and anti-Nazi dissident Dietrich Bonhoeffer to expose the atrocities being committed against Jewish citizens to the Allied forces discusses his pacifist activism and role in an assassination plot that targeted Adolf Hitler.
We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding Our Racial Divide
SOCSCI TEEN AND
Adapted from Anderson’s bestselling White Rage (2016), this book summons young people to bear witness to the devastatingly expansive strategies white citizens have taken up to preserve the racialized violence that emerged from the founding of the nation.