The Chickenshit Club

From Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Jesse Eisinger, a blistering account of corporate greed and impunity.

I Was Told to Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad

In this compelling and evocative memoir, we accompany Souad Mekhennet as she journeys behind the lines of jihad.

The Vaccine Race

The epic and controversial story of a major breakthrough in cell biology that led to the conquest of rubella and other devastating diseases.

Democracy Against Domination

K. Sabeel Rahman offers an alternative vision for how we should govern the modern economy in a democratic society.

What Have We Done: The Moral Injury of Our Longest Wars

From Pulitzer Prize-­winning journalist David Wood, a battlefield view of moral injury, the signature wound of America's 21st century wars.

How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything

Rosa Brooks traces this seismic shift in how America wages war from an unconventional perspective—that of a former top Pentagon official.

A Floating Chinaman

Hua Hsu describes how Chinese writers became ensnared in bitter rivalries over which could claim the title of America’s leading China expert


An intimate portrait of Louisa Catherine Adams, the wife of John Quincy Adams, who witnessed the greatest transformations of her time.


Splitopia challenges outdated, negative assumptions about divorce and offers guidance for healthier, happier splits.

Excellent Daughters: The Secret Lives of Young Women Who Are Transforming the Arab World

For more than a decade, Katherine Zoepf has lived in or traveled throughout the Arab world, reporting on the lives of women, whose role...

Broad Influence

Jay Newton-Small takes readers through the corridors of Washington, D.C. to demonstrate how women are affecting lasting change.

One Child

An intimate investigation of the world’s largest experiment in social engineering and how its effects will shape China for decades to come.