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I HEARD YOU PAINT HOUSES

Synopsis - A World War II veteran works for a crime boss and comes into contact with the union boss Jimmy Hoffa. The basis of the movie "The Irishman."


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SAPIENS

Synopsis - How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.


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JUST MERCY

Synopsis - A civil rights lawyer and MacArthur grant recipient’s memoir of his decades of work to free innocent people condemned to death.


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NO ONE IS TOO SMALL TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Synopsis - Speeches by the Swedish climate activist, including her address to the United Nations.


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IMPEACH

Synopsis - A Supreme Court lawyer, who is also a former acting solicitor general, argues that President Trump should be removed from office.


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THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE

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


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OUTLIERS

Synopsis - Unexpected factors that explain why some people succeed, such as upbringing, timing and 10,000 hours of deliberate practice.


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BORN A CRIME

Synopsis - A memoir about growing up biracial in apartheid South Africa by the host of “The Daily Show.”


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CALYPSO

Synopsis - A collection of comedic stories on mortality, middle age and a beach house dubbed the Sea Section.


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THE LIBRARY BOOK

Synopsis - The story of the 1986 fire at the Los Angeles Public Library provides a backdrop to the evolution and purpose of libraries.


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THE FIFTH RISK

Synopsis - How the Trump administration staffs its federal agencies.


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KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON

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


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ON DESPERATE GROUND

Synopsis - An account of a battle fought near the Chosin Reservoir during the Korean War.


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THE GOOD NEIGHBOR

Synopsis - The personal, professional and artistic life of Fred Rogers, the creator and star of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood.”


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21 LESSONS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

Synopsis - Technological, political and social issues in the modern era, and the choices individuals might consider in facing them.