Lynne Maxwell

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The Angel and the Assassin: The Tiny Brain Cell That Changed the Course of Medicine

Indispensable for psychology professionals and students and fans of Susannah Cahalan’s Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness.

The Mitford Scandal

It is hardly surprising that Fellowes, author of Downton Abbey companion books and niece of Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes, has skillfully captured the essence of an era and a family. Perfect for admirers of Rhys Bowen’s “Royal Spyness Mystery” series. [See Prepub Alert, 7/8/19.]
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Bedlam: An Intimate Journey into America’s Mental Health Crisis

Providing a comprehensive overview of critical issues continuing to plague our mental health system, this well-researched volume serves as a nice companion to Pete Earley’s Crazy: A Father’s Search Through America’s Mental Health Madness.

The Great Pretender: The Undercover Mission That Changed Our Understanding of Madness

Indispensable reading for aficionados of Cahalan’s Brain on Fire and Merve Imre’s The Personality Brokers.

Unto Us a Son Is Given

Ideal for aficionados of Louise Penny's Kingdom of the Blind. [See Prepub Alert, 10/1/18.]
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HATE: Why We Should Resist It with Free Speech, Not Censorship

Essential for readers moved by Jeremy Waldron's The Harm in Hate Speech.
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We the Corporations: How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights

Eminently readable and entertaining, this work is highly recommended for fans of Corporations and American Democracy, edited by Naomi R. Lamoreaux and William J. Novak.
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Without Precedent: Chief Justice John Marshall and His Times

This masterly work elucidates the indelible imprint that Marshall made on the U.S. Constitution and its subsequent interpretation. Perfect for readers of Jean Edward Smith's John Marshall: Definer of a Nation.
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Justice Failed: How "Legal Ethics" Kept Me in Prison for 26 Years

A powerful argument that will appeal to readers of Michael Morton's Getting Life: An Innocent Man's 25-Year Journey from Prison to Peace.

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