Born and raised in India, Shoba Narayan left for college in the U.S. and stayed for the next 20 years.
“The Wizard and the Prophet shows that even the ‘latest’ ideas on creation and energy have origins in the modern beginnings of the environmental movement.”
Dr. Joel K. Kahn is passionate about making America healthy. His most recent book, The Plant-Based Solution, offers a blueprint for success.
Access, Property and American Urban Space is wide ranging and densely packed with intriguing insights, connecting big ideas to illuminating and at times provocative data, expanded upon wit
“Paul Le Blanc’s October Song reminds readers just how difficult it is to make a revolution, especially one that failed.”
“Cartoon County is a wonderful read, a paean to a bygone era in art that will delight and inspire.”
“No American city was more important to Nazis than Los Angeles; home to Hollywood, the greatest propaganda machine in the world.
The Vietnam War was one of the most tragic and divisive events in the history of this country.
Laurie Gwen Shapiro’s The Stowaway is the adventure of Billy Gawronski, a first-generation Polish-American living in Bayside, New York, who on the day of his graduation from high school at
No book could have a more auspicious moment of publication than Simon Baatz’s The Girl on the Velvet Swing.
“filled with impressive historical research and analysis. . . . profound in its insights, and its conclusions are shocking.”
“David Cay Johnston is truly Prometheus bound in this sickening reveal of the Trump Administration.”
Anyone who knows anything about the old Hollywood studio system will tell you that movie stars were treated like Barbie dolls.
Looking for a good cause for 2018? Something you can do while sitting in your armchair? Something that needs to be done if we are to live in a “clean” planet?
“From the first page to the last, readers are enmeshed in a beguiling story of government intrigue, criminal cunning, FBI backstabbing, and foreign covert shenanigans.”
The Dark Mountain Project is a worldwide collective of writers, artists, activists co-founded by Dougald Hine and Paul Kingsnorth, dedicated to creating “uncivilized” art, poetry, prose, and more.
A Mind at Play is well researched, entertaining, and a warm and fascinating portrait of a genius whose ideas bridged mathematics and engineering, providing a foundation for the science of
“In the end, something just doesn't smell right about this industry.”
The incarceration of a loved one is a traumatic event. For many families, it is also life-altering.
“Can America find the vital spark needed to walk the cooperative pathway?”
“No doubt, Georgia O’Keeffe would paint her support for the #MeToo movement though she might not post the tweets.”
On first blush, it would be easy to think this memoir is a cheap attempt to cash in on what is really a very common problem in America—our addiction to online porn that is said to be ruining young
“an insightful book, providing a closeup look at a conflict that has bedeviled the Middle East and only added fuel to the ongoing fires in that region.”
Stephen Greenblatt, Pulitzer Prize winner and a specialist in early modern literature, explores in The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve the enduring fascination of the Genesis story
Battles over newspaper coverage of the Mormon church date back to the earliest years of the most persecuted and persistent cult in American religious history.