Change or Die

"CHANGE OR DIE. What if you were given that choice? We're talking actual life and death now. Your own life and death. What if a well-informed, trusted authority figure said you...

The Confessions of Max Tivoli

From critically acclaimed, award-winning author Andrew Sean Greer comes a story like no other. Max Tivoli is uniquely cursed. His mind ages normally, but he is born with the...

Planet of the Blind

Blindness in the 1950s was a social stigma. Stephen's mother wanted a normal life for him, so he fought desperately to uphold the illusion of sight. For a child frantic to fit in,...

Modern Scholar, The: Law of the Land A History of the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of the United States represents our most unusual and least understood branch of government. Unlike the other branches, the high court marches to an overtly...

Mysterious Universe Supernovae, Dark Energy, and Black Holes

The universe is rapidly expanding. Of that much scientists are certain. But how fast? And with what implications regarding the fate of the universe? Ellen Jackson and Nic Bishop...

Change or Die

"CHANGE OR DIE. What if you were given that choice? We're talking actual life and death now. Your own life and death. What if a well-informed, trusted authority figure said you...

Lies My Teacher Told Me Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong

This national best-seller and American Book Award winner is an entertaining, informative, and sometimes shocking expose of the way history is taught to American students. James W....

Modern Scholar, The: Hebrews, Greeks and Romans The Foundations of Western Civilization

The ancient cultures of the Greeks, Hebrews, and Romans were the greatest contributors to the building of the world as we know it. Trace the roots of modern civilization in this...

No More Dead Dogs

Wallace Wallace hates the book, Old Shep, My Pal. His reasons? It’s boring, and he’s tired of dog stories because the dog always dies. In his book report he writes that his...