Archive for June, 2012

Shari Johnson, Alex Grecian

June 29 . 2012

Christians can change their minds on homosexuality says Shari Johnson who is the author of Above All Things and is president of the PFLAG chapter in Odessa, Texas.  Alex Grecian‘s debut novel, The Yard is an imaginative historical thriller that takes readers to London, circa 1889, in the years of the city’s legendary police force.

Theresa Payton

June 28 . 2012

Protecting Your Internet Identity helps you understand the implications of your online persona, how you may be putting yourself at risk. Co-author Theresa Payton tells you how to take charge of this important new aspect of your lives for career and personal success.

Ross Douthat

June 27 . 2012

In Bad Religion, Ross Douthat offers a masterful and hard-hitting account of how American Christianity has gone off the rails—and why it threatens to take American society with it.

Robert Mazur

June 26 . 2012

Robert Mazur began infiltrating  bankers behind the Medellín cartel and meticulously gathered evidence for years until, during a fake wedding, federal agents arrested over 40 high-ranking criminals and he tells how in The Infiltrator.

Pierre Desrochers, Jim Hecker

June 25 . 2012

In The Locavore’s Dilemma, Pierre Desrochers explains the history, science, and economics of food supply to reveal what locavores miss or misunderstand. Then,  Jim Hecker with Public Justice talks about mountaintop mining and  how it continues around the country.

Chris Hedges

June 22 . 2012

Pulitzer Prize winner Chris Hedges and award-winning cartoonist and journalist Joe Sacco set out to take a look at areas in America that have been offered up for exploitation in the name of profit, progress, and technological advancement. Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt is the searing account of their travels.

Lynn Stout, John Coates

June 21 . 2012

Lynn Stout shows how shareholder value thinking endangers not only investors but the rest of us as well in The Shareholder Value Myth. Then, neuroscientist John Coates reveals the biology of how risk taking transforms our body chemistry in The Hour Between Dog and Wolf.

James Mann, Fredrick Harris

June 20 . 2012

In The Obamians, James Mann tells the compelling story of the administration’s struggle to enact a coherent and effective set of policies in a time of global turmoil. Then Frederick Harris
puts Obama’s career in the context of decades of black activism, showing how his election undermined the very movement that made it possible in The Price of the Ticket.

Jordan Goodman

June 19 . 2012

Financial expert, Jordan Goodman offers strategies and tools to live debt free in Master Your Debt.

Candice Millard

June 18 . 2012

Destiny of the Republic is author Candice Millard‘s account of James A. Garfield rise from poverty to the presidency and the history of his assassination and legacy.