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Author: Nikita Stewart
Release Date: May 19, 2020
The extraordinary true story of the first Girl Scout troop designated for homeless girls--from the homeless families it brought together in Queens, New York, to the amazing citywide and countrywide responses it sparked. Giselle Burgess, a young mothe...
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Author: Greta Thunberg, Malena Ernman, Svante Thunberg and Beata Ernman
Release Date: March 10, 2020
"An extraordinary account of how one family rose, with unshakable moral clarity, to the tremendous responsibility of being alive at the moment when our immediate collective decisions will determine the fate of life on Earth. They share their story of...
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Author: Ai Weiwei and Joshua Wong
Release Date: February 18, 2020
An urgent manifesto for global democracy from Joshua Wong, the 23-year-old phenomenon leading Hong Kong's protests - and Nobel Peace Prize nominee - with an introduction by Ai WeiweiWith global democracy under threat, we must act together to defend o...
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Author: Ahmet Altan and Yasemin Congar | Narrator: Adam Alexi-Malle, Philippe Sands and Elizabeth Knowelden
Release Date: October 01, 2019
A resilient Turkish writer's inspiring account of his imprisonment that provides crucial insight into political censorship amidst the global rise of authoritarianism.The destiny I put down in my novel has become mine. I am now under arrest like the h...
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Author: David S. Reynolds | Narrator: P.J. Ochlan
Release Date: May 14, 2019
Few historical figures are as intriguing as John Brown, the controversial Abolitionist who used terrorist tactics against slavery and single-handedly changed the course of American history. This brilliant biography of Brown (1800—1859) by the p...
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Author: Jacob Tobia | Narrator: Jacob Tobia
Release Date: March 05, 2019
THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER"Transformative ... If Tobia aspires to the ranks of comic memoirists like David Sedaris and Mindy Kaling, Sissy succeeds." --The New York Times Book ReviewA heart-wrenching, eye-opening, and giggle-inducing memoir about what i...
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Author: The March for Our Lives Founders | Narrator: Giullian Gioiello and Sienna Jeffries
Release Date: October 16, 2018
Glimmer of Hope is the official, definitive book from The March for Our Lives founders. In keeping up with their ongoing fight to end gun-violence in all communities, the student leaders of March for Our Lives have decided not to be paid as authors o...
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Author: Lisa Sweetingham and Scott Harrison | Narrator: Scott Harrison
Release Date: October 02, 2018
New York Times bestsellerAn inspiring personal story of redemption, second chances, and the transformative power within us all, from the founder and CEO of the nonprofit charity: water.  At 28 years old, Scott Harrison had it all. A top nightclu...
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Author: Deborah Blum | Narrator: Kirsten Potter
Release Date: September 25, 2018
A New York Times Notable Book From Pulitzer Prize winner and New York Times-bestselling author Deborah Blum, the dramatic true story of how food was made safe in the United States and the heroes, led by the inimitable Dr. Harvey Washington Wiley...
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Author: Eli Saslow | Narrator: Scott Brick and Eli Saslow
Release Date: September 18, 2018
From a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, the powerful story of how a prominent white supremacist changed his heart and mindDerek Black grew up at the epicenter of white nationalism. His father founded Stormfront, the largest racist community on the In...
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Author: Khalida Brohi | Narrator: Khalida Brohi
Release Date: September 04, 2018
A fearless memoir about tribal life in Pakistan—and the act of violence that inspired one ambitious young woman to pursue a life of activism and female empowerment “Khalida Brohi understands the true nature of honor. She is fear...
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Author: Zachary R. Wood | Narrator: Zachary R. Wood
Release Date: June 19, 2018
Drawing upon his own powerful personal story, Zachary R. Wood shares his perspective on free speech, race, and dissenting opinions—in a world that sorely needs to learn to listen. As the former president of the student group Uncomfortable Learn...
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