Paperback Nonfiction

This week's paperback nonfiction bestsellers at The Book Table.

How to Fight Cover Image
By Thich Nhat Hanh, Jason DeAntonis (Illustrator)
$7.95
ISBN: 9781941529867
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Parallax Press - September 19th, 2017

Learn how to relax the bonds of anger, attachment, and delusion through mindfulness and kindness toward ourselves and others.


Have Black Lives Ever Mattered? Cover Image
$12.76
ISBN: 9780872867383
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: City Lights Books - July 4th, 2017

"A must-read for anyone interested in social justice and inequalities, social movements, the criminal justice system, and African American history. An excellent companion to Michelle Alexander's The New Jim Crow and Ava DuVernay's documentary 13th."--Library Journal, Starred review


The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781250118332
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Picador USA - April 4th, 2017

Mayors Richard M. Daley and Rahm Emanuel have touted and promoted Chicago as a "world class city." The skyscrapers kissing the clouds, the billion-dollar Millennium Park, Michelin-rated restaurants, pristine lake views, fabulous shopping, vibrant theater scene, downtown flower beds and stellar architecture tell one story.


Bad Feminist Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062695697
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Harper Perennial - October 10th, 2017

New York Times Bestseller

From Roxane Gay comes this collection of essays spanning politics, criticism, and feminism from one of the most-watched young cultural observers of her generation--now available in a limited Olive Edition.


The Best American Essays 2017 Cover Image
By Leslie Jamison (Editor), Robert Atwan (Editor)
$12.79
ISBN: 9780544817333
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Mariner Books - October 3rd, 2017

"Jamison has done an exceptional job curating this volume, selecting essayists who are diverse in ideas and experiences, and essays that are challenging, passionate, sobering, and clever."
--Publishers Weekly