Week of 26 Nov 2017
Obama: An Intimate Portrait

No Critic Review


by Pete Souza

Hacks: The Inside Story of the Break-ins and Breakdowns That Put Donald Trump in the White House

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by Donna Brazile

Chernow’s gracefully written biography, which promises to be the definitive work on Grant for years to come, is fully equal to the man’s remarkable story.
Star Tribune


by Ron Chernow

Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans: The Battle That Shaped America's Destiny

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Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans

by Brian Kilmeade

Killing England: The Brutal Struggle for American Independence (Bill O'Reilly's Killing Series)
This well-told account, with detailed documentation of all subjects, makes one proud of the memories these great leaders instilled in a people wanting a country of their own. KILLING ENGLAND could well become a staple in the study of the American Revolution.

Killing England

by Bill O'Reilly

We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy
Although Coates subtitles the book “An American Tragedy,” he allows a ray of hope for “a resistance intolerant of self-exoneration, set against blinding itself to evil.” Emotionally charged, deftly crafted, and urgently relevant essays.

We Were Eight Years in Power

by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

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by Scott Kelly

God: A Human History

No Critic Review


by Reza Aslan

Leonardo da Vinci

No Critic Review

Leonardo da Vinci

by Walter Isaacson

Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit

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Bobby Kennedy

by Chris Matthews

Sisters First: Stories from Our Wild and Wonderful Life

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Sisters First

by Jenna Bush Hager

What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism

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What Unites Us

by Dan Rather

Playing with Fire: The 1968 Election and the Transformation of American Politics

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Playing with Fire

by Lawrence O'Donnell

What Happened
But ultimately, it reads like a book she had to write, audience be damned — a book written out of exasperation...But here's what the book is not: It's not newsy.

What Happened

by Hillary Rodham Clinton

You Can't Spell America Without Me: The Really Tremendous Inside Story of My Fantastic First Year as President Donald J. Trump (A So-Called Parody)

No Critic Review

You Can't Spell America Without Me

by Alec Baldwin