Maus: A Survivor's Tale
Reading Lolita in Tehran
A teacher dares to start a book club for women in Tehran.
No Excuses: Closing the Racial Gap in Learning
Author Abigail Thernstrom takes a close look at the racial gaps that still exist in learning and proposes causes and solutions.
Zeitoun by Dave Eggers
A hurricane unnerves a town.
Columbine by Dave Cullen
How did two boys become killers?
The Last Shot: City Streets, Basketball Dreams
Athletics is a way out for many in poverty.
But is it really?
Material World: A Global Family Portrait
What things does an average family in America have in their home?
How about in Egypt? Denmark?
Peter Menzel finds an average family in countries around the world
and photographs their possessions.
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
What is wrong with our world?
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America
Ehrenreich explores what life is like for those earning minimum wage in America.
What happened to the sense of community in America?
What are your favorite top ten books tackling tough issues?
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