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Works (146)

Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas PikettyU.K., 2014
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah2016
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmondnot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Girls by Emma Cline2016
Grief is the Thing with Feathers by Max Porternot in English Common Knowledge2016
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasinot in English Common Knowledge2016
How to Be a Person in the World: Ask Polly's Guide Through the Paradoxes of Modern Life by Heather Havrileskynot in English Common Knowledge2016
Innocents and Others by Dana Spiotta2016
Lust & Wonder: A Memoir by Augusten Burroughs2016
Party of One: A Memoir in 21 Songs by Dave Holmesnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Problems by Jade Sharmanot in English Common Knowledge2016
Proxies: Essays Near Knowing by Brian Blanchfield2016
The Queen of the Night by Alexander Chee2016
The Red Parts: Autobiography of a Trial by Maggie Nelsonnot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between by Hisham Matarnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Rich and Pretty by Rumaan Alamnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Seinfeldia: How a Show About Nothing Changed Everything by Jennifer Keishin Armstrongnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Seven Brief Lessons on Physics by Carlo Rovelli2016
Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman by Lindy West2016
Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danlernot in English Common Knowledge2016
Swing Time by Zadie Smithnot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whiteheadnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Victoria: The Queen by Julia Baird2016
What Belongs to You by Garth Greenwell2016
What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyeminot in English Common Knowledge2016
Abandon Me: Memoirs by Melissa Febos2017
American War by Omar El Akkadnot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Answers by Catherine Laceynot in English Common Knowledge2017
Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Stroutnot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Arrangement: A Novel by Sarah Dunnnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Artemis by Andy Weir2017
Autumn by Karl Ove Knausgårdnot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell by W. Kamau Bellnot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Book of Joan by Lidia Yuknavitch2017
Celine by Peter Heller2017
The Destroyers by Christopher Bollennot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Dinner Party: Stories by Joshua Ferrisnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Eastman Was Here by Alex Gilvarrynot in English Common Knowledge2017
Exit West by Mohsin Hamidnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Forest Dark by Nicole Krauss2017
The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia by Masha Gessennot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Golden House: A Novel by Salman Rushdie2017
Goodbye, Vitamin by Rachel Khong2017
Grace by Paul Lynch2017
Heather, the Totality by Matthew Weinernot in English Common Knowledge2017
Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saundersnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng2017
Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz2017
Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egannot in English Common Knowledge2017
Marlena by Julie Buntin2017
Men Without Women by Haruki Murakaminot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roynot in English Common Knowledge2017
Moving Kings by Joshua Cohen2017
Mrs. Fletcher by Tom Perrottanot in English Common Knowledge2017
New People by Danzy Sennanot in English Common Knowledge2017
Pachinko by Min Jin Leenot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen2017
Rich People Problems by Kevin Kwannot in English Common Knowledge2017
The River of Consciousness by Oliver Sacks2017
The Rules Do Not Apply: A Memoir by Ariel Levynot in English Common Knowledge2017
Running: A Novel by Cara Hoffmannot in English Common Knowledge2017
Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Wardnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Sour Heart by Jenny Zhang2017
Startup by Doree Shafrirnot in English Common Knowledge2017
The State of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity by Esther Perelnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Stephen Colbert's Midnight Confessions by Stephen Colbertnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Thanks, Obama: My Hopey, Changey White House Years by David Litt2017
They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us by Hanif Abdurraqibnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Things That Happened Before the Earthquake: A Novel by Chiara Barzininot in English Common Knowledge2017
Three Daughters of Eve by Elif Shafaknot in English Common Knowledge2017
We Are Never Meeting in Real Life: Essays by Samantha Irbynot in English Common Knowledge2017
We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy by Ta-Nehisi Coatesnot in English Common Knowledge2017
What We Lose by Zinzi Clemmons2017
Who thought this was a good idea? by Alyssa Mastromonaconot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Windfall by Diksha Basunot in English Common Knowledge2017
All the Lives We Never Lived by Anuradha Roy2018
American Like Me: Reflections on Life Between Cultures by America Ferreranot in English Common Knowledge2018
An American Marriage by Tayari Jonesnot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why It Matters by Priya Parkernot in English Common Knowledge2018
Back Talk: Stories by Danielle Lazarinnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrounot in English Common Knowledge2018
Becoming by Michelle Obama2018
Brother by David Chariandynot in English Common Knowledge2018
Census by Jesse Ballnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Cherry by Nico Walker2018
Creative Quest by Questlovenot in English Common Knowledge2018
Crudo by Olivia Laingnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress by Steven Pinker2018
Everything's Trash, But It's Okay by Phoebe Robinson2018
Fashion Climbing: A Memoir with Photographs by Bill Cunninghamnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Feel Free: Essays by Zadie Smithnot in English Common Knowledge2018
French Exit by Patrick deWittnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Futureface: A Family Mystery, an Epic Quest, and the Secret to Belonging by Alex Wagnernot in English Common Knowledge2018
Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger by Rebecca Traisternot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Gunners by Rebecca Kauffman2018
How Are You Going to Save Yourself by J. M. Holmesnot in English Common Knowledge2018
How to be Famous by Caitlin Morannot in English Common Knowledge2018
In Extremis: The Life and Death of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin by Lindsey Hilsum2018
Katerina by James Freynot in English Common Knowledge2018
A Ladder to the Sky by John Boynenot in English Common Knowledge2018
Lake Success by Gary Shteyngartnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Laura & Emma by Kate Greatheadnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Like Brothers by Mark Duplassnot in English Common Knowledge2018
A Long Way from Home by Peter Careynot in English Common Knowledge2018
Look Alive Out There: Essays by Sloane Crosleynot in English Common Knowledge2018
Mad, Bad, Dangerous to Know: The Fathers of Wilde, Yeats and Joyce by Colm Tóibínnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Maeve in America: Essays by a Girl from Somewhere Else by Maeve Higginsnot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Mars Room by Rachel Kushnernot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Messy Middle: Finding Your Way Through the Hardest and Most Crucial Part of Any Bold Venture by Scott Belskynot in English Common Knowledge2018
Miss Ex-Yugoslavia: A Memoir by Sofija Stefanovicnot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Opposite of Hate: A Field Guide to Repairing Our Humanity by Sally Kohn2018
The Pisces by Melissa Broder2018
Raw: My Journey into the Wu-Tang by Lamont "U-God" Hawkinsnot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Sadness of Beautiful Things: Stories by Simon Van Booy2018
Sexographies by Gabriela Wienernot in English Common Knowledge2018
Silicon States: The Power and Politics of Big Tech and What It Means for Our Future by Lucie Greenenot in English Common Knowledge2018
Small Country by Gaël Fayenot in English Common Knowledge2018
A Terrible Country by Keith Gessennot in English Common Knowledge2018
There There by Tommy Orangenot in English Common Knowledge2018
Those Who Knew by Idra Noveynot in English Common Knowledge2018
Warlight by Michael Ondaatjenot in English Common Knowledge2018
Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World by Anand Giridharadas2018
The Wisdom of Wolves by Jim Dutchernot in English Common Knowledge2018
Yes We (Still) Can: Politics in the Age of Obama, Twitter, and Trump by Dan Pfeiffernot in English Common Knowledge2018
You're on an Airplane: A Self-Mythologizing Memoir by Parker Poseynot in English Common Knowledge2018
Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language by Gretchen McCullochNonfiction, 2019
Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do by Jennifer L. Eberhardt PhD 2019
For the Love of Men: A New Vision for Mindful Masculinity by Liz PlankNonfiction, 2019
Formation: A Woman's Memoir of Stepping Out of Line by Ryan Leigh DostieNonfiction, 2019
In the Dream House: A Memoir by Carmen Maria MachadoNonfiction, 2019
I Like to Watch: Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution by Emily NussbaumNonfiction, 2019
Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls: A Memoir by T Kira MaddenNonfiction, 2019
Make It Scream, Make It Burn: Essays by Leslie JamisonNonfiction, 2019
I Miss You When I Blink: Essays by Mary Laura PhilpottNonfiction, 2019
No Visible Bruises: What We Don’t Know About Domestic Violence Can Kill Us by Rachel Louise SnyderNonfiction, 2019
Nobody's Victim: Fighting Psychos, Stalkers, Pervs, and Trolls by Carrie GoldbergNonfiction, 2019
Rough Magic: Riding the World's Loneliest Horse Race by Lara Prior-PalmerNonfiction, 2019
Savage Appetites: Four True Stories of Women, Crime and Obsession by Rachel MonroeNonfiction, 2019
Shapes of Native Nonfiction: Collected Essays by Contemporary Writers by Elissa WashutaNonfiction, 2019
She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement by Jodi KantorNonfiction, 2019
Things We Didn't Talk About When I Was a Girl: A Memoir by Jeannie VanascoNonfiction, 2019
Three Women by Lisa TaddeoNonfiction, 2019
Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion by Jia TolentinoNonfiction, 2019
What My Mother and I Don't Talk About: Fifteen Writers Break the Silence by Michele FilgateNonfiction, 2019
The Witches Are Coming by Lindy WestNonfiction, 2019
Working by Robert A. CaroNonfiction, 2019