Mattie Cook

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Cry of Murder on Broadway: A Woman’s Ruin and Revenge in Old New York

Bound to appeal to true crime readers, especially those with an interest in the intersection of crime and socioeconomic issues.
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The Happily Ever After: A Memoir of an Unlikely Romance Novelist

With a journalist’s perspective and a penchant for wit and storytelling, Steinberg crafts a compelling narrative of his quest to find love and to write postdivorce.

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Mill Town: Reckoning with What Remains

This story will resonate with readers grappling with similar crises in their hometowns and is a recommended addition to memoir collections.

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Thank You for Voting: The Maddening, Enlightening, Inspiring Truth About Voting in America

Smith’s resource will appeal to those looking for a short introduction to voting rights; readers will appreciate her hopeful message forecasting a nonpartisan future of increasing voter participation.
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Butch Cassidy: The True Story of an American Outlaw

While not as detailed as Kerry Ross Boren’s Butch Cassidy: The Untold Story, Leerhsen’s biography is an accessible, quick read that is sure to delight fans of the genre.

Resources to Support Home Caregivers

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The Feminist War on Crime: The Unexpected Role of Women’s Liberation in Mass Incarceration

Gruber brings to light the ties between feminist movements and mass incarceration in this deeply researched, timely analysis. Likely too academic for casual readers, this offering is recommended for women’s, gender studies, and criminal justice collections.
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Assume Nothing: A Memoir of Intimate Violence

A critical and timely piece in the era of the #metoo movement, this work will appear to a wide audience.

The Kidnap Years: The Astonishing True History of the Forgotten Kidnapping Epidemic That Shook Depression-Era America

At turns fascinating and heartbreaking, this expertly crafted history is a must-read for true crime aficionados.

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