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as published by The New York Times. Updated weekly: March 5, 2017
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HILLBILLY ELEGY
By Vance, J. D.
A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America's white working class through his own childhood in the Rust Belt.

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THIS LIFE I LIVE
By Feek, Rory Lee
The songwriter describes his difficult childhood, love for his wife, and her death from cancer in 2016

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KILLING THE RISING SUN
By O'Reilly, Bill and Dugard, Martin
The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the final years of World War II.

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THE MAGNOLIA STORY
By Gaines, Chip and Gaines, Joanna with Dagostino, Mark
The lives of the couple who star in the HGTV show “Fixer Upper.”

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BIG AGENDA
By Horowitz, David A battle plan for the Trump White House.

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THE BOOK OF JOY
By Lama, Dalai and Tutu, Desmond
A discussion between two spiritual leaders about how to find joy in the face of suffering.

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THREE DAYS IN JANUARY
By Baier, Bret
Eisenhower’s farewell address and his role in the Kennedy transition.

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BORN A CRIME
By Noah, Trevor
A memoir about growing up in South Africa by the comedian, now the host of “The Daily Show,” whose birth was the result of an illegal (under apartheid) relationship between a white Swiss father and a black Xhosa mother.

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HIDDEN FIGURES
By Lee Shetterly, Margot
The black women mathematicians who worked at then-segregated NASA. The basis of the movie.

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YOU ARE THE UNIVERSE
By Chopra, Deepak
Defining a human universe in which each of us is a co-creator of reality.

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THANK YOU FOR BEING LATE
By Friedman, Thomas L.
How the accelerating pace of technology, globalization and climate change are reshaping the world, and what we can do about it.

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WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR
By Kalanithi, Paul
A memoir by a physician who received a diagnosis of Stage IV lung cancer at the age of 36.

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TEARS WE CANNOT STOP
By Dyson, Michael Eric
A frank and searing discussion of race.

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HAMILTON: THE REVOLUTION
By Miranda, Lin-Manuel and McCarter, Jeremy
The libretto of the Grammy- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, annotated by its creator, along with backstage photos, a production history and interviews with the cast.

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THE UNDOING PROJECT
By Lewis, Michael
How the psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky upended assumptions about the decision-making process and invented the field of behavioral economics.

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