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American carnage [BOCD] : on the front lines of the Republican civil war and the rise of President Trump
Alberta, Tim, author.
Journalist Tim Alberta provides an insider's look at how a decade of cultural upheaval, populist outrage, and ideological warfare made the GOP vulnerable to a hostile takeover from Donald Trump.....View in Catalog
The starlet and the spy [BOCD]
Yi, Chi-min, 1974- author.
February 1954. Although the Korean War armistice was signed a year ago, most citizens of Seoul still battle to return to some semblance of normalcy. Conditions are dismal. Children beg for food, and orphanages are teeming. Alice J. Kim, a Korean translato....View in Catalog
This tender land [BOCD] : a novel
Krueger, William Kent.
Minnesota, 1932. The Lincoln School is a pitiless place where hundreds of Native American children, forcibly separated from their parents, are sent to be educated. It is also home to an orphan named Odie O'Banion, a lively boy whose exploits earn him the ....View in Catalog
Leadership in turbulent times [BOCD]
Goodwin, Doris Kearns, author.
Draws on five decades of scholarship to offer an illuminating exploration of the early development, growth, and exercise of leadership as demonstrated by Presidents Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, and Lyndon Johnson.....View in Catalog
Thirteen doorways [BOCD] : wolves behind them all
Ruby, Laura, author.
When Frankie's mother died, and her father left her and her siblings at an orphanage in Chicago, it was supposed to be only temporary. It was supposed to be just long enough for him to get back on his feet and be able to provide for them once again. That'....View in Catalog
Get a life, Chloe Brown [BOCD] : a novel
Hibbert, Talia, author.
Chloe Brown is a chronically ill computer geek with a goal, a plan, and a list. After almost, but not quite, dying, she's come up with seven directives to help her, and she's already completed the first: finally moving out of her glamorous family's mansio....View in Catalog
Louis L'Amour's lost treasures. Volume 1 [BOCD] : mysterious stories, lost notes and unfinished manuscripts from one of the world's most popular novelists
L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988, author.
A collection of mysterious stories, lost notes, and unfinished manuscripts from one of the world's most popular novelists.....View in Catalog
To the land of long lost friends [BOCD]
McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.
Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni usually steers clear of Mma Ramotswe's cases, but on this occasion he is approached by a client of the garage who tells a tale of woe. This man has entrusted his brother to oversee the building of a house, yet the project is complete a....View in Catalog
Civilized to death [BOCD] : what was lost on the way to modernity
Ryan, Christopher, 1962- author, narrator.
Christopher Ryan counters the idea that progress is inherently good, arguing that the "progress" defining our age is analogous to an advancing disease. At a time when our ecology, our society, and our own sense of selves feels increasingly imperiled, an a....View in Catalog
The marriage clock [BOCD] : a novel
Raheem, Zara, author.
To Leila Abid's traditional Indian parents, finding a husband in their South Asian-Muslim American community is as easy as match, meet, marry. But for Leila, a marriage of arrangement clashes with her lifelong dreams of a Bollywood romance which has her c....View in Catalog
Blowout [BOCD] : corrupted democracy, rogue state Russia, and the richest, most destructive industry on earth
Maddow, Rachel, author, narrator.
Rachel Maddow offers a dark, serpentine, riveting tour of the unimaginably lucrative and corrupt oil and gas industry. With her trademark black humor, Maddow takes us on a switchback journey around the globe, from Oklahoma City to Siberia to Equatorial Gu....View in Catalog
Agent running in the field [BOCD] : a novel
Le Carre&, John, 1931- author, narrator.
At nearly fifty, Nat is certain his years as an agent runner are over, but Britain's Secret Intelligence Service offers him an alternative to retirement: take over a small substation with a group of rough and unready spies. With this new assignment come s....View in Catalog
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