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Factory Man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local - and Helped Save an American Town
3.84
really liked it
Apr 19, 2016
Apr 10, 2016
 
The Birth of the Pill: How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched a Revolution
3.97
really liked it
Mar 23, 2016
Mar 24, 2016
 
Data Smog: Surviving the Information Glut
3.73
liked it
Jan 18, 2016
Jan 14, 2016
 
Review of THE GENIUS IN ALL OF US by David Shenk (Books Reviewed by Georganna Hancock)
4.00
really liked it
Mar 24, 2016
Jan 07, 2016
 
To the End of June: The Intimate Life of American Foster Care
3.92
really liked it
Sep 03, 2015
Aug 24, 2015
 
Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China
4.22
liked it
Jul 09, 2015
Jul 01, 2015
 
On Paper: The Everything of Its Two-Thousand-Year History
3.89
it was ok
May 12, 2015
May 13, 2015
 
My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel
4.21
it was amazing
Apr 16, 2015
Apr 03, 2015
 
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital
3.86
liked it
Mar 11, 2015
Mar 07, 2015
 
Whistling Vivaldi: And Other Clues to How Stereotypes Affect Us
3.83
really liked it
Sep 21, 2014
Sep 19, 2014
 
The American Way of Poverty: How the Other Half Still Lives
3.61
really liked it
Sep 03, 2014
Aug 30, 2014
 
Nothin' But Blue Skies: The Heyday, Hard Times, and Hopes of America's Industrial Heartland
4.04
really liked it
Apr 15, 2014
Apr 15, 2014
 
The Price of Inequality: How Today's Divided Society Endangers Our Future
4.01
really liked it
Aug 29, 2013
Aug 30, 2013
 
Not for Sale: The Return of the Global Slave Trade—and How We Can Fight It
4.25
it was amazing
Jun 26, 2013
Jun 26, 2013
 
Unnatural Selection: Choosing Boys over Girls and the Consequences of a World Full of Men
3.83
really liked it
Jun 19, 2013
Jun 21, 2013
 
The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined
4.17
it was amazing
Mar 19, 2012
Jan 14, 2012
 
Uncertain Peril: Genetic Engineering and the Future of Seeds
3.65
really liked it
Jul 03, 2011
Jul 04, 2011
 
Smart World: Breakthrough Creativity And the New Science of Ideas
3.60
really liked it
Jun 02, 2010
May 21, 2010
 
The Lexicographer's Dilemma: The Evolution of "Proper" English, from Shakespeare to South Park
4.00
it was amazing
May 04, 2010
May 06, 2010
 
Outliers: The Story of Success
4.09
liked it
Feb 23, 2010
Feb 23, 2010
 
The Average American: The Extraordinary Search for the Nation's Most Ordinary Citizen
3.05
liked it
Feb 18, 2010
Feb 13, 2010
 
Nobodies: Modern American Slave Labor and the Dark Side of the New Global Economy
3.94
liked it
Feb 05, 2010
Feb 08, 2010
 
Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal
3.72
liked it
Jan 25, 2010
Jan 19, 2010
 
Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry Into the Value of Work
3.73
it was ok
Nov 21, 2009
Nov 14, 2009
 
Doing Nothing: A History of Loafers, Loungers, Slackers, and Bums in America
3.40
really liked it
Nov 12, 2009
Nov 14, 2009
 
The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe v. Wade
4.12
really liked it
Oct 05, 2008
Oct 06, 2008
 
What is the What
4.15
really liked it
Sep 29, 2008
Sep 29, 2008
 
The Great War and Modern Memory
4.20
liked it
Jul 30, 2008
Jul 30, 2008
 
The Geography of Bliss: One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places in the World
3.82
liked it
Apr 11, 2008
Apr 12, 2008
 
The Working Poor: Invisible in America
4.00
it was amazing
Oct 2007
Oct 16, 2007