Category Archives: Featured Books

TALK RADIO’S AMERICA

TALK RADIO’S AMERICA

TALK RADIO’S AMERICA: HOW AN INDUSTRY TOOK OVER A POLITICAL PARTY THAT TOOK OVER THE UNITED STATES,  by Brian Rosenwald  (Author) Publisher: Harvard University Press (August 13, 2019)  The cocreator of the Washington Post’s “Made by History” blog reveals how the rise of conservative talk radio gave us a Republican Party incapable of governing and paved…MORE

GET YOUR DUCKS IN A ROW

GET YOUR DUCKS IN A ROW

GET YOUR DUCKS IN A ROW: THE BABY BOOMERS GUIDE TO ESTATE PLANNING, by Harry S. Margolis (Author) Publisher: Ducks in a Row Publishing (June 3, 2019) If you’re over 55, you probably know you need an estate plan. What you might not know is how to create one. Questions about cost, confusion about options, and…MORE

WOODSTOCK

WOODSTOCK

WOODSTOCK 50TH ANNIVERSARY: BACK TO YASGUR’S FARM , by Mike Greenblatt  (Author) Publisher: Krause Publications (July 9, 2019)  “We’re all still at Woodstock” –Richie Havens The year was 1969. Richard Nixon was in the White House. Neil Armstrong was on the Moon. And revolution was in the air. In that backdrop, 500,000 young people gathered on…MORE

Gotti’s Boys

Gotti’s Boys

GOTTI’S BOYS: THE MAFIA CREW THAT KILLED FOR JOHN GOTTI, by Amthony DeStephano (Author) Publisher: Citadel Press (July 30, 2019) They called him the “Teflon Don.” But in his short reign as the head of the Gambino crime family, John Gotti wracked up a lifetime of charges from gambling, extortion, and tax evasion to racketeering, conspiracy,…MORE

WHY YOUNG MEN

WHY YOUNG MEN

WHY YOUNG MEN: RAGE, RACE AND THE CRISIS OF IDENTITY, by Jamil Jivani (Author) All Points Books | Hardcover | June 25, 2019 | Longlisted for the Toronto Book Award The day after the 2015 Paris terror attacks, twenty-eight-year-old Canadian Jamil Jivani opened the newspaper to find that the men responsible were familiar to him.…MORE

THE WASHINGTON OPERATOR

THE WASHINGTON OPERATOR

THE WASHINGTON OPERATOR  Publisher: Independently published (May 3 2019) Published May 2019 on Amazon The Washington landscape is littered with the carcasses of Washington Operators and lobbyists, who often end up in jail. But none is as venal and greedy as George Corbin, the villain in The Washington Operator, a fast-moving political thriller. Corbin works…MORE

THE RUSSIAN

THE RUSSIAN

THE RUSSIAN: A NOVEL, by Ben Coes  (Author) Publisher: St. Martin’s Press (July 30, 2019) As the brutal Russian mafia becomes the most powerful and deadly criminal enterprise in the U.S., it’s up to covert operative Rob Tacoma to fight back, in a new series by New York Times bestseller Ben Coes. Ruthless, clever, and unbelievably…MORE

HOW TO READ THE CONSTITUTION–AND WHY

HOW TO READ THE CONSTITUTION–AND WHY

HOW TO READ THE CONSTITUTION–AND WHY, by Kim Wehle Publisher: Harper Paperbacks (June 25, 2019) An insightful, urgent, and perennially relevant handbook that lays out in common sense language how the United States Constitution works, and how its protections are eroding before our eyes—essential reading for anyone who wants to understand and parse the constantly breaking…MORE

RULES OF ENGAGEMENT

RULES OF ENGAGEMENT

RULES OF ENGAGEMENT: A NOVEL, David Bruns  (Author), J. R. Olson (Author) Publisher: St. Martin’s Press (June 25, 2019) “In Rules of Engagement, David Bruns and J. R. Olson deliver a captivating and utterly authentic portrayal of modern day combat that compares with the best of the timeless classics by Tom Clancy, Dale Brown, and Stephen Coonts.…MORE

TO CATCH A SPY

TO CATCH A SPY

TO CATCH A SPY: THE ART OF COUNTERINTELLIGENCE, by James M. Olson  (Author) Publisher: Georgetown University Press (March 29, 2019)  The United States is losing the counterintelligence war. Foreign intelligence services, particularly those of China, Russia, and Cuba, are recruiting spies in our midst and stealing our secrets and cutting-edge technologies. In To Catch a Spy:…MORE