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Myths, Lies, and Downright Stupidity: Get Out the Shovel--Why Everything You Know Is Wrong

by John Stossel Of Abc 20/20

A mericas favorite investigative reporter, John Stossel, tackles our favorite myths in his characteristic style and challenges us to look at life differently. Myths and Misconceptions covered in the book include:...


Bomb Squad: A Year Inside the Nation's Most Exclusive Police Unit

by Richard Esposito

An unprecedented behind-the-scenes look at the men who protect us from the most frightening prospect of life in the age of terrorism

"In my mind it's all business; I don't worry about my family, I don't worry...


The Cell: Inside the 9/11 Plot, and Why the FBI and CIA Failed to Stop It

by John C. Miller, Michael Stone & Chris Mitchell

In The Cell, John Miller, an award-winning journalist and coanchor of ABC's 20/20, along with veteran reporter Michael Stone and Chris Mitchell, takes readers back more than 10 years to the birth of the terrorist...


A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the White House: Humor, Blunders, and Other Oddities from the Presidential Campaign Trail

by Charles Osgood

Charles Osgood, one of America's favorite news personalities, offers a hilarious compendium of anecdotes from the last seventy years of presidential campaigns. With anecdotes from Harry Truman to JFK to George...


Jacqueline Kennedy: Historic Conversations on Life with John F. Kennedy

by Caroline Kennedy

In 1964, Jacqueline Kennedy recorded seven historic interviews about her life with John F. Kennedy. Now, for the first time, they can be read in this deluxe, illustrated eBook.

Shortly after President John F....


This Is for the Mara Salvatrucha: Inside the MS-13, America's Most Violent Gang

by Samuel Logan

Like any American teenager, Brenda Paz spent much of her time with her friends. They would go to parties, listen to music, and show off their cars late into the night. But Brenda and her friends belonged to...


Pill Head: The Secret Life of a Painkiller Addict

by Joshua Lyon

This compelling, honest book investigates the growing epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse among today's Generation Rx. Through gripping profiles and heartbreaking confessions, this memoir dares to uncover...


The Mummy Congress: Science, Obsession, And the Everlasting Dead

by Heather Pringle

Now available in paperback--The Mummy Congress is "clear, direct and intense . . . all the stories sparkle. Pringle is a crack-shot storyteller." --New York Times Book Review

Perhaps the most eccentric of all...


Dirty Sexy Politics

by Meghan McCain

Meghan McCain came to prominence as the straight-talking, progressive daughter of the 2008 Republican presidential candidate Senator John McCain. And her profile has only risen since the election ended in favor...


Killer Politics: How Big Money and Bad Politics Are Destroying the Great American Middle Class

by Ed Schultz

The middle class, where the greatness of this nation is rooted, is under siege by an increasingly unethical system, managed by economic vampires who are sucking the lifeblood out of the American family and ripping...


On a Dollar a Day: One Couple's Unlikely Adventures in Eating in America

by Christopher Greenslate & Kerri Leonard

What happens when two high school teachers get fed up with their soaring grocery bills and decide to try to feed themselves on one dollar each, per day? Authors Kerri Leonard and Christopher Greenslate describe...


Secrets of Powerful Women: Leading Change for a New Generation

by Andrea Wong & Rosario Dawson

"There is something special that happens when you get a group of powerful women in a room . . . and shut the door."

--Andrea Wong, President and CEO, Lifetime Networks

"There's such a reservoir of power among...


Air Force One: A History of the Presidents and Their Planes

by Kenneth T. Walsh

Now in paperback, this definitive history of Air Force One by the award-winning chief White House correspondent for U.S. News & World Report is a "marvelous book brimming with unforgettable anecdotes" (David...


What We Could Have Done with the Money: 50 Ways to Spend the Trillion Dollars We've Spent on Iraq

by Rob Simpson

The war in Iraq is not only controversial, it's also astronomically expensive. Now Rob Simpson answers the question many concerned Americans have been asking: Wasn't there some other way the government could...


The Sea Is So Wide and My Boat Is So Small: Charting a Course for the Next Generation

by Marian Wright Edelman

In America today, the gap between the rich and the poor is the greatest ever recorded--larger than any other industrialized nation. It has become far too easy to ignore the hardships of millions of children...


Madness Under the Royal Palms: Love and Death Behind the Gates of Palm Beach

by Laurence Leamer

Love, lust, and fatal hatreds inside America's most exclusive enclave of wealth and privilege--Palm Beach.

Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme devastated the eternally sunny world of Palm Beach, bringing down multimillionaires...


Searching for Whitopia: An Improbable Journey to the Heart of White America

by Rich Benjamin

Between 2007 and 2009, Rich Benjamin, a journalist-adventurer, packed his bags and embarked on a 26,909-mile journey throughout the heart of white America, to some of the fastest-growing and whitest locales...


Not on Our Watch: The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond

by Don Cheadle & John Prendergast

An Academy Award-nominated actor and a renowned human rights activist team up to change the tragic course of history in the Sudan--with readers' help.

While Don Cheadle was filming Hotel Rwanda, a new crisis...


The Overachievers: The Secret Lives of Driven Kids

by Alexandra Robbins

The bestselling author of Pledged returns with a groundbreaking look at the pressure to achieve faced by America's teens

In Pledged, Alexandra Robbins followed four college girls to produce a riveting narrative...


Static: Government Liars, Media Cheerleaders, and the People Who Fight Back

by Amy Goodman

Torture. Kidnapping. Bogus wars. Illegal wiretapping. Propaganda. Spies in the newsrooms. Oil profiteers. Soldiers who won't fight. Mothers of fallen soldiers Who will.

In Static, the bestselling brother-sister...