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#1 BLOWOUT

Rachel Maddow

The MSNBC host argues that the global oil and gas industry has weakened democracies and bolstered authoritarians.

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#2 THE BOOK OF GUTSY WOMEN

Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chelsea Clinton

Profiles of women from around the world who have blazed trails and challenged the status quo.

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#3 TALKING TO STRANGERS

Malcolm Gladwell

Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.

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#4 THE UNITED STATES OF TRUMP

Bill O'Reilly

The conservative commentator weaves interviews and personal history to portray the power and influence of the 45th president.

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#5 INSIDE OUT

Demi Moore

The Hollywood star chronicles the rocky relationships, body image issues and public perceptions that affected her attempts to balance family and fame.

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#6 EDUCATED

Tara Westover

The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.

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#7 OVER THE TOP

Jonathan Van Ness

How the hairstylist, comedian and "Queer Eye" star overcame ridicule and trauma.

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#8 CALL SIGN CHAOS

Jim Mattis and Bing West

The former Marine infantry officer and secretary of defense recounts key moments from his career and imparts his leadership philosophy.

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#9 PERMANENT RECORD

Edward Snowden

A memoir by the former National Security Agency contractor who exposed the government’s mass surveillance program.

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#10 ON TYRANNY

Timothy Snyder

Twenty lessons from the 20th century about the course of tyranny.

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#11 KNOW MY NAME

Chanel Miller

A sexual assault victim reclaims her identity and challenges our culture and criminal justice system as they relate to this issue.

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#12 WHERE DO I BEGIN?

Elvis Duran

The syndicated morning radio host recalls the highlights and ignominious moments of his career.

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#13 BECOMING

Michelle Obama

The former first lady describes her journey from the South Side of Chicago to the White House, and how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.

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#14 FACE IT

Debbie Harry

A memoir by the lead singer of Blondie and downtown New York City icon.

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#15 WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU PEARS

Jeannie Gaffigan

Challenges the Grammy-nominated comedy writer and mother of five faced after being diagnosed with a brain tumor.

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