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#1 EDUCATED

Tara Westover

The daughter of survivalists leaves home for university.

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#2 HOW TO BE AN ANTIRACIST

Ibram X Kendi

A primer for creating a more just and equitable society through identifying and opposing racism.

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#3 BECOMING

Michelle Obama

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

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#4 THREE WOMEN

Lisa Taddeo

The inequality of female desire is explored through the sex lives of a homemaker, a high school student and a restaurant owner.

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#5 THE PIONEERS

David McCullough

The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian tells the story of the settling of the Northwest Territory through five main characters.

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#6 TRICK MIRROR

Jia Tolentino

Nine essays delving into late capitalism, online engagement and the author’s personal history.

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#7 RANGE

David Epstein

An argument for how generalists excel more than specialists, especially in complex and unpredictable fields.

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#8 UNFREEDOM OF THE PRESS

Mark R Levin

The conservative commentator and radio host makes his case that the press is aligned with political ideology.

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#9 BALL OF COLLUSION

Andrew C McCarthy

The Fox News contributor makes his case that the narrative of collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign and the Kremlin is a fraud.

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#10 KOCHLAND

Christopher Leonard

How Koch Industries consolidated power and affected important facets of modern life over the last half-century.

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#11 THE YELLOW HOUSE

Sarah M Broom

Identity and inequality are explored in the history of a family and home in New Orleans both before and after Hurricane Katrina.

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#12 TEXAS FLOOD

Alan Paul and Andy Aledort

A biography of Stevie Ray Vaughan, the influential blues guitarist and musician who died in a helicopter crash in 1990 at the age of 35.

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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 THE SOURCE OF SELF-REGARD

Toni Morrison

A collection of essays and speeches written over four decades, including a eulogy for James Baldwin and the author's Nobel lecture.

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#15 THE MOSQUITO

Timothy C Winegard

Ways in which this insect has affected economies, wars, civilizations and more.

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