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Nobody Ever Asked Me About the Girls: Women, Music and Fame

An intriguing (and occasionally snarky) look at the lives, loves, and off-stage personas of well-known women soloists and band members. With the increased visibility of women in entertainment generally, and music specifically, this title will find an audience in most libraries.

Standoff: Race, Policing, and a Deadly Assault That Gripped a Nation

Readers interested in issues of police violence, race relations, and true crime will find this work illuminating.
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Our Time Is Now: Power, Purpose, and the Fight for a Fair America

Insight into Abrams and her personal and political journey are the main strengths of this important book. Those not familiar with U.S. voting history will find it to be especially informative.
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The Eighth Detective

Although the stories in this first collection have twists and turns, and the book itself has a surprise ending, neither the tales, nor the writing are compelling, the latter containing more similes than imagination. [See Prepub Alert, 1/22/20.]
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A Star Is Bored

A peek inside the wacky life of beloved Hollywood royalty, this debut novel should have wide appeal. Read-alikes include Lauren Weisberger’s The Devil Wears Prada and Joyce Carol Oates’s Blonde.

Pelosi

This biography succeeds in illuminating the controversial politician and will be enjoyed by readers of current events, American government, and history.
 
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The Nazi Menace: Hitler, Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin, and the Road to War

This compelling work is highly recommended for those interested in World War II or in the history of fascism.

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Becoming Wild: How Animal Cultures Raise Families, Create Beauty, and Achieve Peace

Though wide ranging at times, this work should interest fans of Safina and general readers seeking to learn more about animal behavior.
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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.

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