May 2017 New Non-Fiction

Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton’s Doomed Campaign
by: Jonathan Allen, Amie Parnes

An analysis of the bitter 2016 presidential election, told from the viewpoints of Hilary Clinton campaign insiders, reconstructs key decisions and missed opportunities cited as the cause of the election upset.

Killers of the Flower Moon : the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI
by: David Grann

Presents a true account of the early twentieth-century murders of dozens of wealthy Osage and law-enforcement officials, citing the contributions and missteps of a fledgling FBI that eventually uncovered one of the most chilling conspiracies in American history.

This Fight Is Our Fight: The Battle to Save America’s Middle Class
by: Elizabeth Warren

“Girded for battle, the senior senator from Massachusetts forcefully lays out the bleak picture of an American government increasingly controlled by corporate greed and special interests…. The author sounds the alarm that an oligarchy is in the making, and her urgency is palpable and necessary. Inspiring words to empower Warren’s marching army.”–Kirkus (starred review)

The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For- Debut
by: David McCullough

“Very few among us possess the encompassing and informed perspective on America’s past and present that historian and best-selling author McCullough has gained over decades of research. . . . McCullough’s legions of fans will flock to this edifying collection.” (Booklist)

You Are a Badass at Making Money: Master the Mindset of Wealth- Debut
by: Jen Sincero

Shares step-by-step guidelines for overcoming blocks, moving past fear, and making real-world money, revealing how personal perceptions and bank accounts reflect obstructive beliefs that can be rendered lucrative through strategic concept changes.

The Stranger in the Woods
by: Michael Finkel

For readers of Jon Krakauer and The Lost City of Z, a remarkable tale of survival and solitude–the true story of a man who lived alone in a tent in the Maine woods, never talking to another person and surviving by stealing supplies from nearby cabins for twenty-seven years.

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