by Van Landingham, Andrea 384.8097 VAN LAN

Hollywood Horrors : Murders, Scandals, And Cover-ups From Tinseltown

"Features known and lesser-known stories from Hollywood such as the Black Dahlia murder, Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle's trial for the murder of Virginia Rappe, Johnny Stompanato's murder, and more"--…

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by Cline-Ransome, Lesa JB COLVIN CLINE

Claudette Colvin

"A biography of Claudette Colvin in the She Persisted series"--…

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by Magoon, Kekla JB BRIDGES MAGOON

Ruby Bridges

"A chapter book biography of Ruby Bridges, part of the She Persisted series"--…

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by Patrick, Denise Lewis EB LEWIS PATRICK
by Crane, Cody J551.552 CRANE

All About Hurricanes : Discovering Earth's Wildest Storms

"This book shows readers the awesome power of hurricanes"--…

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by Romero, Libby J551.22 ROMERO

All About Earthquakes : Discovering How Earth Moves And Shakes

"This book shows readers the awesome power of earthquakes"--…

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by Sharpton, Al 323.092 SHARPTO

Righteous Troublemakers : Untold Stories Of The Social Justice Movement In America

Brings to light the stories of the unsung heroes of the civil rights movement, drawing on the author's unique perspective in the history of the fight for social justice in America.…

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by Gabriele, Matthew 940.1 GABRIEL

The Bright Ages : A New History Of Medieval Europe

"A lively and magisterial popular history that refutes common misperceptions of the European Middle Ages, showing the beauty and communion that flourished alongside the dark brutality--a brilliant reflection of humanity itself."--Dust jacket.…

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by Gottlieb, Robert B GARBO GOTTLIE

Garbo

"Award-winning master critic Robert Gottlieb takes a singular and multifaceted look at the life of silver screen legend Greta Garbo, and the culture that worshiped her"--…

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by Burgess, Ann Wolbert 364.3092 BURGESS

A Killer By Design : Murderers, Mindhunters, And My Quest To Decipher The Criminal Mind

"A behind-the-scenes look at the creation and development of the FBI's Behavioral Science Unit, written by the pioneering forensic nurse who transformed the way the FBI studies, profiles, and catches serial killers"--…

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by Canavan, Kathryn 364.9748 CANAVAN

True Crime Philadelphia : From America's First Bank Robbery To The Real-life Killers Who Inspired Boardwalk Empire

"A tour through Philadelphia that highlights the locations within each neighborhood where crime occurred"--…

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by Feldman, Noah 973.7092 FELDMAN

The Broken Constitution : Lincoln, Slavery, And The Refounding Of America

"An innovative account of Abraham Lincoln, constitutional thinker and doer"--…

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by Miller, James A. 384.555 MILLER

Tinderbox : HBO's Ruthless Pursuit Of New Frontiers

Drawing on more than 750 interviews with key sources, an award-winning journalist captures the drama and comedy off-camera and inside boardrooms as HBO created and mobilized a daring new content universe, upending our entertainment lives forever.…

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by Moore, Leonard N. 973.0496 MOORE
by Pell, Dave 071.309 PELL

Please Scream Inside Your Heart : Breaking News And Nervous Breakdowns In The Year That Wouldn't End

Fueled by the wisdom and advice of his two Holocaust-surviving parents, a well-known news addict puts the key stories of 2020 into context during a time when historic turmoil and media mania stretched American sanity, democracy, and toilet paper.…

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by Diesen, Deborah E324.6209 DIESEN

Equality's Call : The Story Of Voting Rights In America

"A powerful look at the evolution of voting rights in the United States, from our nation's founding to the present day"--…

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by Cope, Suzanne 323.0922 COPE

Power Hungry : Women Of The Black Panther Party And Freedom Summer And Their Fight To Feed A Movement

"Two unsung Black women, Cleo Silvers and Aylene Quin, used food as a political weapon during the civil rights movement, generating influence and power so great that it brought the ire of government agents down on them"--…

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by Messner, Kate E591.754 MESSNER
by Applegate, Debby B ADLER APPLEGA

Madam : The Biography Of Polly Adler, Icon Of The Jazz Age

"A biography of Pearl "Polly" Alder, New York City madam and icon of the Jazz Age"--…

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by Moore, Jeff 338.4767 MOORE
by Peterka, Dale 385.0979 PETERKA
by Questlove 782.4216 QUESTLO

Music Is History

Music Is History combines Questlove's deep musical expertise with his curiosity about history, examining America over the past fifty years.…

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909.0496 BLACK

The Black History Book

Discover the rich and complex history of the peoples of Africa, and the struggles and triumphs of Black cultures and communities around the world.…

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by Holton, Woody 973.308 HOLTON

Liberty Is Sweet : The Hidden History Of The American Revolution

"A celebrated scholar's history of the American Revolution, from its origins to its aftermath, which emphasizes the contributions of groups usually omitted in this story: Native Americans, African Americans, and women"--…

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by O'Meara, Mallory 362.292 OMEARA

Girly Drinks : A World History Of Women And Alcohol

Provides a tour through the feminist history of women drinking, revealing the untold female distillers, drinkers, and brewers that played vital roles in potent potable history, from ancient Sumerian beer goddess Ninkasi to 1920s bartender Ada Coleman.…

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by Karl, Jonathan 973.933 KARL

Betrayal : The Final Act Of The Trump Show

The chief Washington correspondent for ABC News examines the turbulent final weeks and months of the Trump presidency and what it means for the future of the Republican Party.…

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by Macintyre, Ben B WERNER MACINTY

Agent Sonya : The Spy Next Door

The New York Times best-selling author of "The Spy and the Traitor" reveals the story of the female spy hidden in plain sight who set the stage for the Cold War--one of the last great intelligence secrets of the 20th century.…

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by Pearl, Matthew 976.902 PEARL

The Taking Of Jemima Boone : Colonial Settlers, Tribal Nations, And The Kidnap That Shaped America

Explores the little-known true story of the kidnapping of thirteen-year-old Jemima Boone, Daniel Boone's daughter, by a Cherokee-Shawnee raiding party and the ensuing battle with reverberations that nobody could predict.…

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by Adams, Simon J910.9163 ADAMS

Titanic

Detailed descriptions of the "Titanic," including its accommodations and a retelling of its sinking in the North Atlantic in April, 1912.…

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by Wright, Jennifer 364.1523 WRIGHT

She Kills Me : The True Stories Of History's Deadliest Women

"A powerful collection of stories about women who murdered--for revenge, for love, and even for pleasure--rife with historical details that will have any true crime junkie on the edge of their seat"--Amazon.com.…

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