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Apr 02, 2023
1  (1)
The Body Keeps the Score
by Bessel van der Kolk

How trauma affects the body and mind, and innovative treatments for recovery.

2  (2)
All About Love
by bell hooks

The late feminist icon explores the causes of a polarized society and the meaning of love.

3  (3)
Braiding Sweetgrass
by Robin Wall Kimmerer

A botanist and member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation espouses having an understanding and appreciation of plants and animals.

4  (5)
Thinking, Fast and Slow
by Daniel Kahneman

When we can and cannot trust our intuitions in making business and personal decisions.

5  (4)
by Isabel Wilkerson

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist examines aspects of caste systems across civilizations and reveals a rigid hierarchy in America today.

6  (6)
Talking to Strangers
by Malcolm Gladwell

Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.

7  (9)
The Nineties
by Chuck Klosterman

An overview of the cultural and historical impact of the 1990s.

8  (10)
South to America
by Imani Perry

A wide-ranging collection of stories and histories based in the American South that also illuminate the country as a whole.

9  (12)
The Bomber Mafia
by Malcolm Gladwell

A look at the key players and outcomes of precision bombing during World War II.

10  (13)
Killers of the Flower Moon
by David Grann

The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil. The fledgling F.B.I. intervened, ineffectively.

11  (new)
Born a Crime
by Trevor Noah

A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the former host of "The Daily Show."

12  (new)
by Tara Westover

The daughter of survivalists, who is kept out of school, educates herself enough to leave home for university.

13  (15)
Dopamine Nation
by Anna Lembke

The medical director of Stanford Addiction Medicine explores the neuroscience and behaviors that inform the relationship between pleasure and pain.

14  (11)
How to Be an Antiracist
by Ibram X. Kendi

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

15  (14)
Between Two Kingdoms
by Suleika Jaouad

The writer of the New York Times column "Life, Interrupted" chronicles her fight with cancer and an impactful road trip.