Paperback Nonfiction

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

Act Like You're Having a Good Time: Essays Cover Image
$20.66
ISBN: 9780810142947
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Published: Northwestern University Press - September 15th, 2020

In this honest and tender collection of essays, award-winning memoirist Michele Weldon asks what it means to be a mature woman seeking a life of purpose and meaning through work, family, and relationships.


My Own Words Cover Image
$16.20
ISBN: 9781501145254
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 7th, 2018

The New York Times bestselling book from Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg—“a comprehensive look inside her brilliantly analytical, entertainingly wry mind, revealing the fascinating life of one of our generation's most influential voices in both law and public opinion” (Harper’s Bazaar).

My Own Words “showcases Ruth Ginsburg


The Truths We Hold: An American Journey Cover Image
$16.20
ISBN: 9780525560739
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Published: Penguin Books - August 4th, 2020

A New York Times bestseller

From Kamala Harris, one of America's most inspiring political leaders and Joe Biden’s pick for his 2020 running mate, a book about the core truths that unite us, and the long struggle to discern what those truths are and how best to act upon them, in her own life and across the life of our country


The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration Cover Image
$16.16
ISBN: 9780679763888
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Published: Vintage - October 4th, 2011

In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search of a better life.

NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD WINNER

      


White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780807047415
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Published: Beacon Press - June 26th, 2018

The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality.