Caren Nichter

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Had I Known: Collected Essays

For readers interested in social justice issues in late 20th- to early 21st-century America.
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Rust: A Memoir of Steel and Grit

This beautifully told, nuanced memoir will strike a chord with fans of J.D. Vance’s Hillbilly Elegy, and pique the interest of sociology scholars.

Some Assembly Required: Decoding Four Billion Years of Life, from Ancient Fossils to DNA

In the end, the genetic constructions of all creatures are variations on a theme; we are all related. An engaging, must-read for anyone with an interest in evolution.
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I Am Not Your Slave

For readers who wish to understand more fully the grim reality of human trafficking.

Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope

Enlightening for all concerned Americans, but especially for those interested in social justice issues.
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Fashionopolis: The Price of Fast Fashion—and the Future of Clothes

Fascinating reading for anyone who wears clothing.

Floating Coast: An Environmental History of the Bering Strait

A cautionary, instructive tale highly recommended for readers with an interest in environmental conservation.

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The Lines Between Us: Two Families and a Quest To Cross Baltimore’s Racial Divide

A solid choice for those who study urban race relations
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The Body Papers

This transformative memoir will especially appeal to readers who have experienced some of the trials Talusan discusses.

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