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#1 UNTAMED

Glennon Doyle

The activist and public speaker describes her journey of listening to her inner voice.

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#2 THE SPLENDID AND THE VILE

Erik Larson

An examination of the leadership of the prime minister Winston Churchill.

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#3 THE MAMBA MENTALITY

Kobe Bryant

Various skills and techniques used on the court by the late Los Angeles Lakers player.

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#4 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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#5 OPEN BOOK

Jessica Simpson with Kevin Carr O’Leary

The singer, actress and fashion designer discloses times of success, trauma and addiction.

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#6 THE GIFT OF FORGIVENESS

Katherine Schwarzenegger Pratt

Stories, interviews and reflections on the act of letting go of resentment.

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#7 BECOMING

Michelle Obama

The former first lady describes how she balanced work, family and her husband’s political ascent.

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#8 TALKING TO STRANGERS

Malcolm Gladwell

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

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#9 JOHN ADAMS UNDER FIRE

Dan Abrams and David Fisher

How the man who became the second president served as the defense lawyer for the British soldiers who stood accused in the Boston Massacre in 1770.

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#10 THE HOPE OF GLORY

Jon Meacham

The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer delves into the seven last sayings of Jesus as recorded in the Gospels.

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#11 UNKNOWN VALOR

Martha MacCallum

The Fox News anchor weaves stories of combat veterans who fought during World War II.

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#12 HOW TO BE AN ARTIST

Jerry Saltz

The Pulitzer Prize-winning critic prescribes methods to nurture a creative life.

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#13 MAYBE YOU SHOULD TALK TO SOMEONE

Lori Gottlieb

A psychotherapist gains unexpected insights when she becomes another therapist’s patient.

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#14 DEADLIEST ENEMY

Michael T Osterholm and Mark Olshaker

How epidemics and pandemics can disrupt everyday life and world order.

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#15 DEATHS OF DESPAIR AND THE FUTURE OF CAPITALISM

Anne Case and Angus Deaton

An examination of the economic and social difficulties besieging the working class and benefiting the wealthy.

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