SOCIETY

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

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    Ballad Of The Whiskey Robber

    $13.99

    A True Story of Bank Heists, Ice Hockey, Transylvanian Pelt Smuggling, Moonlighting Detectives, And Broken Hearts Learn More
  2. Barracuda In The Attic

    Barracuda In The Attic

    $26.99

    Whether shooting pool with the mobster Crazy Joey Gallo, attending a dinner party hosted by an aged but remarkably spry Groucho Marx, or simply playing doctor with a classmate in the former estate of F. Scott Fitzgerald, Kipp Friedman led a colorful childhood. Learn More
  3. Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother (trade paperback)

    Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

    $16.00

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    An awe-inspiring, often hilarious, and unerringly honest story of one mother's exercise in extreme parenting, revealing the rewards-and the costs-of raising her children the Chinese way. Learn More
  4. Beggars Of Life

    Beggars Of Life: A Hobo Autobiography

    $15.00

    A bestseller in 1924, this vivid piece of outlaw history has inexplicably faded from the public consciousness. Jim Tully takes us across the seamy underbelly of pre-WWI America on freight trains, and inside hobo jungles and brothels while narrowly averting railroad bulls (cops) and wardens of order. Learn More
  5. Beyond Belief

    Beyond Belief: My Secret Life Inside Scientology and My Harrowing Escape

    $15.99

    Jenna Miscavige Hill, niece of Church of Scientology leader David Miscavige, was raised as a Scientologist but left the controversial religion in 2005. Learn More
  6. Biographical Novel: Che Guevara

    Biographical Novel: Che Guevara

    $14.95

    Ernesto 'Che' Guevara, the legendary Argentinian revolutionary, was at the forefront of the Cuban revolution, tearing down the power of a corrupt government and investing it in the hands of the people. Learn More
  7. Blue Nights (trade paperback)

    Blue Nights

    $15.00

    From one of our most powerful writers, a work of stunning frankness about losing a daughter. Richly textured with bits of her own childhood and married life with her husband, John Gregory Dunne, and daughter, Quintana Roo, this new book by Joan Didion examines her thoughts, fears, and doubts regarding having children, illness, and growing old. Learn More
  8. The Book of Drugs: A Memoir

    Book of Drugs: A Memoir

    $16.00

    Mike Doughty first came to prominence as the leader of the band Soul Coughing then did an abrupt sonic left turn, much to the surprise of his audience, transforming into a solo performer of stark, dusky, but strangely hopeful tunes. Learn More
  9. Booky Wook 2

    Booky Wook 2: This Time It's Personal

    $14.99

    Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the bookstore . . . Booky Wook 2! Learn More
  10. Born Standing Up

    Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life

    $15.00

    In the mid-seventies, Steve Martin exploded onto the comedy scene. By 1978 he was the biggest concert draw in the history of stand-up. In 1981 he quit forever. Learn More

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