SOCIETY

The titles in this category deal with society at large - politics, history, religion, science, crime, etc.

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  1. Communal Nude

    Communal Nude: Collected Essays

    $18.95

    "I read and wrote to invoke what seemed impossible -- relation itself -- in order to take part in a world that ceaselessly makes itself up, to "wake up" to the world, to recognize the world, to be convinced that the world exists, to take revenge on the world for not existing." -- from Communal Nude Learn More
  2. Confessions of a Prairie Bitch

    Confessions of a Prairie Bitch: How I Survived Nellie Oleson and Learned to Love Being Hated

    $14.99

    For seven years, Alison Arngrim played a wretched, scheming, selfish, lying, manipulative brat on one of TV history's most beloved series. Though millions of Little House on the Prairie viewers hated Nellie Oleson and her evil antics, Arngrim grew to love her character—and the freedom and confidence Nellie inspired in her. Learn More
  3. Confessions Of A Raving Unconfined Nut

    Confessions of a Raving, Unconfined Nut: Misadventures in the Counterculture

    $18.95

    Uncensored, uncontained, and thoroughly demented, the memoirs of Paul Krassner are back in an updated and expanded edition. Learn More
  4. The Cook Up: A Crack Rock Memoir

    Cook Up: A Crack Rock Memoir

    $26.00

    Reminiscent of the classic Random Family and The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace, but told by the man who lived it, THE COOK UP is a riveting look inside the Baltimore drug trade portrayed in The Wire and an incredible story of redemption. Learn More
  5. Cooking Dirty

    Cooking Dirty: A Story of Life, Sex, Love and Death in the Kitchen

    $15.00

    The grit and glory of restaurant life, as told by a survivor of kitchens across America. Learn More
  6. Crate Digger

    Crate Digger: An Obsession With Punk Records

    $14.95

    A small town Florida teenager discovers punk rock through a loaned mix tape and punk music and culture slowly takes over all aspects of his life. Learn More
  7. Culture

    Culture

    $25.00

    Culture is a defining aspect of what it means to be human. Learn More
  8. Curb Service

    Curb Service: A Memoir

    $18.95

    Cruising nighttime byways for an adrenaline fix, Scot Sothern first patronized the marketplace of curbside prostitution surfing the prurient whims of a young man. Learn More
  9. The Curious Case of H. P. Lovecraft

    Curious Case of H.P. Lovecraft

    $19.95

    H. P. Lovecraft is widely regarded as one of the greatest writers of modern horror fiction and a pervasive influence on popular culture. Learn More
  10. Dancing Barefoot

    Dancing Barefoot: The Patti Smith Story

    $16.99

    Dancing Barefoot is the full and true story of Patti Smith, widely acknowledged as one of the most significant American artists of the rock ’n’ roll era, a performer whose audience and appeal reach far beyond the parameters of rock. Learn More
  11. Dashiell Hammett: Man Of Mystery (paperback)

    Dashiell Hammett: Man of Mystery

    $16.99

    Dashiell Hammett changed the face of crime fiction. Learn More
  12. David Foster Wallace: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations

    David Foster Wallace: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations

    $15.95

    In intimate and eloquent interviews, including the last he gave before his suicide, the writer hailed by A.O. Scott of The New York Times as “the best mind of his generation” considers the state of modern America, entertainment and discipline, adulthood, literature, and his own inimitable writing style. Learn More
  13. Dear Diary

    Dear Diary

    $14.00

    'I hate my life' is teen speak for 'Things are going pretty good.' Learn More
  14. Death Confetti

    Death Confetti: Pickers, Punks, and Transit Ghosts in Portland, Oregon

    $19.95

    With savage humor, Death Confetti features performance artist Jennifer Robin's autobiographical sketches of Portland, Oregon, from the grunge-era obscurity of the '90s to its current media-darling status. Learn More
  15. The Death Instinct

    Death Instinct

    $16.95

    France's Public Enemy Number One from the late 1960s to the end of the 1970s--when he was killed by police in a sensational traffic shootout--Jacques Mesrine (1936-1979) is the best-known criminal in French history. Learn More
  16. Diane Arbus: A Biography cover

    Diane Arbus: A Biography

    $18.95

    Diane Arbus was the archetypal artist living on the edge. Learn More
  17. The Difficulty of Being

    Difficulty of Being

    $15.95

    Reflections on life and art from the legendary filmmaker-novelist-poet-genius. Learn More
  18. Dirty Secret

    Dirty Secret: A Daughter Comes Clean About Her Mother's Compulsive Hoarding

    $15.00

    To be the child of a compulsive hoarder is to live in a permanent state of unease. Because if my mother is one of those crazy junk-house people, then what does that make me? Learn More
  19. Dishwasher

    Dishwasher

    $13.99

    One Man's Quest to Wash Dishes in All Fifty States Learn More
  20. Does This Happen to Everyone?

    Does This Happen to Everyone?: A Budding Adult's Guide to Puberty

    $24.95

    Insightful and considerate answers to 70 questions boys and girls have about puberty and young love. Learn More
  21. Don't Quit Your Day Job

    Don't Quit Your Day Job: Acclaimed Authors and the Day Jobs they Quit

    $15.95

    They’ve worked on the railroad. They’ve busted rocks with a sledgehammer. They’ve fought fires, wiped tables, soldiered and carpentered and spied, delivered pizzas, lacquered boat paddles, counted heads for the church, sold underwear, delivered mail, driven garbage trucks. And they’ve all quit their day jobs. Learn More
  22. Don't Suck, Don't Die

    Don't Suck, Don't Die: Giving Up Vic Chesnutt

    $22.95

    "Friend, asshole, angel, mutant,” singer-songwriter Vic Chesnutt “came along and made us gross and broken people seem . . . I dunno, cooler, I guess." Learn More
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    Down The Tube

    $10.95

    'The Diary of My Week in TV Hell. 200 Channels. No Escape.' Learn More
  24. Down Where the Devil Don't Go

    Down Where the Devil Don't Go

    $10.00

    In his debut collection of short fiction, Paul Bingham confronts us with four sardonic tales of men at war. Learn More
  25. Drawing Blood

    Drawing Blood

    $29.99

    Art was my dearest friend.
    To draw was trouble and safety, adventure and freedom.
    In that four-cornered kingdom of paper, I lived as I pleased.
    This is the story of a girl and her sketchbook. Learn More

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