Caren Nichter

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The Least of Us: True Tales of America and Hope in the Time of Fentanyl and Meth

Highly recommended for those interested in social justice and the strength of communities. Quinones argues that community can and must save “the least of us.”
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Those We Throw Away Are Diamonds: A Refugee’s Search for Home

Those interested in international relations, immigration, and social work will find Dogon’s firsthand account essential reading.

Dirty Work: Essential Jobs and the Hidden Toll of Inequality in America

Americans might ignore dirty work, Eyal concludes, but we are all complicit in it. Essential reading for those interested in social justice issues.
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Below the Edge of Darkness: A Memoir of Exploring Light and Life in the Deep Sea

Highly recommended for those interested in marine and environmental studies.
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Pure Flame: A Legacy

Part memoir, part social commentary, this book is a meditation on the evolving role of white women in Western society. Especially of interest for social science and gender studies collections.
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Holding Back the River: The Struggle Against Nature on America’s Waterways

Kelley’s engaging work will draw in those interested in personal stories of the effects of climate change, and use of natural resources.
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Lost in Summerland: Essays

This wide-ranging work is part literary collection, part cultural examination; it should appeal to armchair travelers interested in learning about different worldviews and finding meaning in the everyday.
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This Is the Voice

A fascinating book for those interested in this amazing human capacity.
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The Light Ages: The Surprising Story of Medieval Science

Offering a window into the world of medieval monks, this will appeal to lovers of scientific history.
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