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#1 I'M GLAD MY MOM DIED

Jennette McCurdy

The actress and filmmaker describes her eating disorders and difficult relationship with her mother.

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#2 THE DIVIDER

Peter Baker and Susan Glasser

The married journalists who write for The New York Times and The New Yorker posit that Donald Trump began to emulate the foreign autocrats he admired.

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#3 STARRY MESSENGER

Neil deGrasse Tyson

The astrophysicist and director of the Hayden Planetarium delves into subjects including politics, religion, gender and race.

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#4 THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE

Bessel van der Kolk

How trauma affects the body and mind, and innovative treatments for recovery.

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#5 DINNERS WITH RUTH

Nina Totenberg

The NPR legal affairs correspondent details her professional accomplishments and friendship with the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

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#6 THE MYTH OF NORMAL

Gabor Maté with Daniel Maté

The potential ways in which trauma and stress from modern-day living can affect our physical health.

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#7 WHAT IF? 2

Randall Munroe

The creator of the web comic “xkcd” and former NASA roboticist looks into hypothetical and oddball scenarios.

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#8 THE MOSQUITO BOWL

Buzz Bissinger

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist depicts the service of college football players who served in the Marines during World War II.

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#9 BREAKING HISTORY

Jared Kushner

An account of time spent in the Trump White House by the former president’s son-in-law and senior adviser.

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#10 THE BIGGEST IDEAS IN THE UNIVERSE

Sean Carroll

The ways in which physics can be used to explain how some things function in the universe.

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#11 HOLDING THE LINE

Geoffrey Berman

The former U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York gives his account of pushing back against the Trump Justice Department.

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#12 LIKE A ROLLING STONE

Jann S. Wenner

A memoir by the founder, co-editor and publisher of Rolling Stone magazine.

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#13 SOLITO

Javier Zamora

The poet describes his journey over two months from El Salvador to the United States to reconnect with his parents who left years earlier.

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#14 PROFILES IN IGNORANCE

Andy Borowitz

The creator of “The Borowitz Report” looks at the declining knowledge of some public officials over the last 50 years.

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#15 LADY JUSTICE

Dahlia Lithwick

The senior legal correspondent at Slate chronicles the work of some women lawyers during the Trump presidency.

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