Dr. Valerie Biden Owens - Growing Up Biden

In-Conversation with Elaine Petrocelli A memoir from Valerie Biden Owens, Joe Biden’s younger sister, trusted confidante and lifelong campaign manager. Valerie, one of the first female campaign managers in United States history, writes of the role of family, faith, and fate in shaping her life, and the power of empathy and kindness in the face […]

Ravi Shankar with Nick Flynn - Correctional

Ravi Shankar’s bold and complex self-portrait—and portrait of America (Correctional)—challenges us to rethink our complicity in the criminal justice system and mental health policies that perpetuate inequity and harm. Correctional dives into the inner workings of his mind and heart, framing his unexpected encounters with law and order through the lenses of race, class, privilege, […]

Douglas W. Tallamy - The Nature of Oaks

With Bringing Nature Home, Doug Tallamy changed the conversation about gardening in America. His second book, the New York Times bestseller Nature’s Best Hope, urged homeowners to take conservation into their own hands. Now, he is turning his advocacy to one of the most important species of the plant kingdom—the mighty oak tree. Oaks sustain […]

Peter Coyote - Tongue of the Crow

Peter Coyote’s poems take us on a whirlwind tour of an eclectic and exciting life as an actor and Zen Buddhist priest, meandering from love affairs to marriage to divorce to the Sixties to psychedelic spirituality and beyond. Written over several decades, they read as a collage, each piece distinct and contributing to a cohesive […]

Joshua Weissman - An Unapologetic Cookbook

With no regrets, excuses, or apologies, Joshua Weissman will instruct you how to make the most incredible food with his irreverent humor, a little bit of light razzing, and over 100 perfectly delectable recipes in his newest book: An Unapologetic Cookbook.