Category Archives: Featured Books

DON’T VOTE

DON’T VOTE

DON’T VOTE: IT JUST ENCOURAGES THE BASTARDS, by P.J. O’Rourke  (Author) “[A] merciless but often humorous look at the shortcomings of American politics” by the #1 New York Times–bestselling author of Parliament of Whores (Booklist). Don’t Vote: It Just Encourages the Bastards is a brilliant, disturbing, hilarious, and sobering look at why politics and politicians are a necessary evil—but…MORE

CAMPUSLAND

CAMPUSLAND

CAMPUSLAND: A NOVEL, by Scott Johnston  (Author) Publisher: St. Martin’s Press; Advanced Reader Copy edition (August 13, 2019)  Joyous, fast and funny, Scott Johnston’s Campusland is a satiric howl at today’s elite educational institutions―from safe spaces to tribal infighting to the sheer sanctimony. A wickedly delightful novel that may remind you of Tom Wolfe and David Lodge.…MORE

SAFE ENOUGH PLACES

SAFE ENOUGH PLACES

SAFE ENOUGH SPACES: A PRAGMATIST’S APPROACH TO INCLUSION, FREE SPEECH, AND POLITICAL CORRECTNESS ON COLLEGE CAMPUSES, by Michael S. Roth  (Author) Publisher: Yale University Press (August 20, 2019)  From the president of Wesleyan University, a compassionate and provocative manifesto on the crises confronting higher education In this bracing book, Michael S. Roth stakes out a…MORE

BALL OF COLLUSION

BALL OF COLLUSION

BALL OF COLLUSION: THE PLOT TO RIG AN ELECTION AND DESTROY A PRESIDENCY, by Andrew C. McCarthy  (Author) Publisher: Encounter Books (August 13, 2019) The real collusion in the 2016 election was not between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin. It was between the Clinton campaign and the Obama administration. The media–Democrat “collusion narrative,” which paints Donald…MORE

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