Category Archives: Featured Books

I THINK YOU’RE WRONG (BUT I’M LISTENING)

I THINK YOU’RE WRONG (BUT I’M LISTENING)

I THINK YOU’RE WRONG (BUT I’M LISTENING): A GUIDE TO GRACE-FILLED POLITICAL CONVERSATIONS, by Sarah Stewart Holland  (Author), Beth A. Silvers  (Author) Publisher: Thomas Nelson (February 5, 2019) More than ever, politics seems driven by conflict and anger. People sitting together in pews every Sunday have started to feel like strangers, loved ones at the dinner…MORE

ARMED IN AMERICA

ARMED IN AMERICA

ARMED IN AMERICA: A HISTORY OF GUN RIGHTS FROM COLONIAL MILITIAS TO CONCEALED CARRY, by Patrick J. Charles  (Author) Publisher: Prometheus Books (January 23, 2018) This accessible legal history describes how the Second Amendment has been interpreted throughout most of American history and shows that today’s gun-rights advocates have drastically departed from the long-held interpretation of…MORE

NOTES FROM THE DOCKSIDE

NOTES FROM THE DOCKSIDE

NOTES FROM THE DOCKSIDE, by Mike Yurk (Author) Publisher: AuthorHouse Publishing (July 15, 2011)  There is more to fishing then catching fish and the Notes From The Dockside takes you there. It is a collection of short stories that are all about what fishing is. There is humor, memories, and tales plus observations of life and…MORE

AMERICAN MOONSHOT

AMERICAN MOONSHOT

AMERICAN MOONSHOT: JOHN F. KENNEDY AND THE GREAT SPACE RACE, by Douglas Brinkley Publisher: Harper (April 2, 2019)  As the fiftieth anniversary of the first lunar landing approaches, the award winning historian and perennial New York Times bestselling author takes a fresh look at the space program, President John F. Kennedy’s inspiring challenge, and America’s race…MORE

DISCRIMINATION and DISPARITIES

DISCRIMINATION and DISPARITIES

DISCRIMINATION AND DISPARITIES, by Thomas Sowell  (Author) Publisher: Basic Books; Revised, Enlarged ed. edition (March 5, 2019) An enlarged edition of Thomas Sowell’s brilliant examination of the origins of economic disparities Economic and other outcomes differ vastly among individuals, groups, and nations. Many explanations have been offered for the differences. Some believe that those with…MORE

AN ELEGANT DEFENSE

AN ELEGANT DEFENSE

AN ELEGANT DEFENSE: THE EXTRAORDINARY NEW SCIENCE OF THE IMMUNE SYSTEM: A TALE IN FOUR LIVES, by Matt Richtel  (Author) Publisher: William Morrow; 1 edition (March 12, 2019) A terminal cancer patient rises from the grave. A medical marvel defies HIV. Two women with autoimmunity discover their own bodies have turned against them. Matt Richtel’s An Elegant…MORE

HEAVEN ON EARTH

HEAVEN ON EARTH

HEAVEN ON EARTH: THE RISE AND FALL OF SOCIALISM (Brief Encounters), by Joshua Muravchik (Author)  Publisher: Encounter Books (November 1, 2003)  Socialism was man’s most ambitious attempt to supplant religion with a doctrine claiming to ground itself in “science.” Indeed, no religion ever spread so far so fast. Yet while socialism had established itself as a…MORE

THE STORM ON OUR SHORES

THE STORM ON OUR SHORES

THE STORM ON OUR SHORES: ONE ISLAND, TWO SOLDIERS, AND THE FORGOTTEN BATTLE OF WORLD WAR II, by Mark Obmascik  (Author)  Publisher: Atria Books (April 9, 2019)  The heart-wrenching but ultimately redemptive story of two World War II soldiers—a Japanese surgeon and an American sergeant—during a brutal Alaskan battle in which the sergeant discovers the medic’s…MORE

BAD SEED

BAD SEED

BAD SEED, by Richard Lieberman  (Author) Publisher: Eyewear Publishing (April 1, 2019) Bad Seed, out in late March from Eyewear Publishing, is the first novel to base its plot on genetic engineering in the food industry.  Although it is fiction, the author has tried to be as factually accurate as possible in describing current scientific and…MORE

HITLER’S LAST PLOT

HITLER’S LAST PLOT

HITLER’S LAST PLOT: THE 139 VIP HOSTAGES SELECTED FOR DEATH IN THE FINAL DAYS OF WORLD WAR II, by Ian Sayer  (Author), Jeremy Dronfield (Author) Publisher: Hachette Books (April 16, 2019) Revealed for the first time: how the SS rounded up the Nazis’ most prominent prisoners to serve as human shields for Hitler in the last…MORE