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21 Lessons for the 21st Century

by Yuval Noah Harari

Ali: A Life

by Jonathan Eig

All the Single Ladies

by Rebecca Traister

Alone Time

by Stephanie Rosenbloom

At the Existentialist Cafe

by Sarah Bakewell


by Maria Tumarkin

Bad Feminist

by Roxane Gay

Barbarian Days

by William Finnegan


by Zora Neale Hurston


by Robert M. Sapolsky

Being Mortal

by Atul Gawande

Bird by Bird

by Anne Lamott

Born a Crime

by Trevor Noah

Call Them by Their True Names

by Rebecca Solnit

Can You Tolerate This?

by Ashleigh Young

Come As You Are

by Emily Nagoski


by Alexander Langlands

Dead Wake

by Erik Larson


by Beth Macy

Dream Cities

by Wade Graham

Enlightenment Now

by Steven Pinker

Everything In Its Place

by Oliver Sacks


by Matthew Desmond

Fashion Climbing

by Bill Cunningham

Feel Free

by Zadie Smith

Figures in a Landscape

by Paul Theroux

Frederick Douglass

by David W. Blight

From Here to Eternity

by Caitlin Doughty


by Colin Dickey

Go Ahead in the Rain

by Hanif Abdurraqib

Good and Mad

by Rebecca Traister


by Angela Duckworth

Happy City

by Charles Montgomery

Heart Berries

by Terese Marie Mailhot


by Sarah Smarsh

Homo Deus

by Yuval Noah Harari

How to Change Your Mind

by Michael Pollan

How to Write an Autobiographical Novel

by Alexander Chee


by Roxane Gay

I Love Myself When I Am Laughing

by Zora Neale Hurston

I'll Be Gone in the Dark

by Michelle McNamara

Improv Nation

by Sam Wasson

In the Garden of Beasts

by Erik Larson


by Dani Shapiro

Isaac's Storm

by Erik Larson


by Amy Goldstein

Killers of the Flower Moon

by David Grann


by David Lebovitz

Losing Earth

by Nathaniel Rich

Magic is Dead

by Ian Frisch


by Samantha Irby

Meet Me in the Bathroom

by Lizzy Goodman

My Own Words

by Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret

by Craig Brown

Ninth Street Women

by Mary Gabriel

No Is Not Enough

by Naomi Klein

Not That Bad

by Roxane Gay

One Day We'll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter

by Scaachi Koul

Our Women on the Ground

edited by Zahra Hankir

Prairie Fires

by Caroline Fraser


by Patricia Lockwood


by Susan Cain

Rage Becomes Her

by Soraya Chemaly

Red Notice

by Bill Browder


by Yuval Noah Harari

Searching for Stars on an Island in Maine

by Alan Lightman


by Lindy West


by Erling Kagge

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

by Caitlin Doughty

Smoke Signals

by Martin A. Lee


by Leonard Mlodinow

The Almost Nearly Perfect People

by Michael Booth

The Art of the Wasted Day

by Patricia Hampl

The Body Keeps the Score

by Bessel Van Der Kolk, M.D.

The Collected Schizophrenias

by Esme Weijun Wang

The Come As You Are Workbook

by Emily Nagoski

The Death and Life of the Great Lakes

by Dan Egan

The Death of Truth

by Michiko Kakutani

The Emperor of All Maladies

by Siddhartha Mukherjee

the Ethical Slut

by Janet W. Hardy and Dossie Easton

The Gatekeepers

by Chris Whipple

The Gene

by Siddhartha Mukherjee

The Incomplete Book of Running

by Peter Sagal

The Library Book

by Susan Orlean

The Line Becomes a River

by Francisco Cantu

The Lonely City

by Olivia Laing

The Monk of Mokha

by Dave Eggers

The Mother of All Questions

by Rebecca Solnit

The Nordic Theory of Everything

by Anu Partanen

The Opposite of Loneliness

by Marina Keegan

The Patch

by John McPhee

The Power of Habit

by Charles Duhigg

The Recovering

by Leslie Jamison

The River of Consciousness

by Oliver Sacks

The Shock Doctrine

by Naomi Klein

The Spy and the Traitor

by Ben Macintyre

The Unfinished Palazzo

by Judith Mackrell

The Uninhabitable Earth

by David Wallace-Wells

The World Broke in Two

by Bill Goldstein

These Truths

by Jill Lepore

They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us

by Hanif Abdurraqib

Things That Make White People Uncomfortable

by Michael Bennett

This Changes Everything

by Naomi Klein


by Erik Larson

To Obama

by Jeanne Marie Laskas

To Shake the Sleeping Self

by Jedidiah Jenkins

Too Much and Not the Mood

by Durga Chew-Bose


by Mary Oliver

We Are Never Meeting in Real Life

by Samantha Irby

Weapons of Math Destruction

by Cathy O'Neil

What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding

by Kristin Newman

Who Thought This Was a Good Idea?

by Alyssa Mastromonaco

Whose Story Is This?

by Rebecca Solnit

Why Karen Carpenter Matters

by Karen Tongson

Why We Sleep

by Matthew Walker



by Cheryl Strayed

You are a Badass

by Jen Sincero