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From time to time, when we get a collection of related books into the library we like to share a list on a particular topic, but lately we’ve had some books  come in that are too good not to share, even if they don’t fit with a particular theme. These titles are housed in Cedar Rapids, but you can request them to be delivered to any of the other centers at any time.

Active Measures: The Secret History of Disinformation and Political Warfare by Thomas Rid, Call Number: 327.12 R542a

Billion Dollar Brand Club: How Dollar Shave Club, Warby Parker, and Other Disruptors Are Remaking What We Buy by Lawrence Ingrassia, Call Number: 658.827 I549b

Cover of "Bold and Brave"Bold and Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to Vote by Kirsten Gillbrand, Call Number: Children’s Literature 324.623 G481b

What is a Refugge? by Elise Gravel, Call Number: Children’s Literature 305.9 G775w

Angels: A Very Short Introduction by David Albert Jones, Call Number: Very Short Introduction 202.15 J766a

Animal Languages: The Secret Conversations of the Living World by Eva Meijer, Call Number: 591.59 M512a

Between Hope and Fear: A History of Vaccines and Human Immunity by Michael Kinch, Call Number: 614.47 K513b

Between Two Fires: Truth, Ambition and Compromise in Putin’s Russia by Joshua Yaffa, Call Number: 947.086 P988b

The Cat: A Natural History by Sarah Brown, Call Number: 636.8 B879c

Cover of "Hope and Fear"Evolution: What Everyone Needs to Know by Robin Dunbar, Call Number: 576.82 D899e

Facebook: The Inside Story by Steven Lacy, Call Number: 302.302 L668f

Fashionopolis: Why What We Wear Matters by Dana Thomas, Call Number: 338.476 T455f

Food or War by Julian Cribb, Call Number: 338.19 C928f

Forensic Science: A Very Short Introduction by James Curtis Fraser, Call Number: Very Short Introduction 363.25 F841f

The Girl: A Life in the Shadow of Roman Polanski by Samantha Geimer, Call Number: 362.883 G312g

Girls: An All-American Town, A Predatory Doctor, and the Untold Story of the Gymnasts Who Brought Him Down by Abigail Pesta, Call Number: 364.153 P476g

The Global Economy by David A. Dieterle, Call Number: 337 D565g

Cover of "The Girls"Greece: Biography of a Modern Nation by Roderick Beaton, Call Number: 949.5 B369g

Hacker and the State: Cyber Attacks and the New Normal of Geopolitics by Ben Buchanan, Call Number: 005.87 B918h

Hood Feminism: Notes From the Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall, Call Number: 305.42 K334h

How to Eat: All Your Food and Diet Questions Answered by Mark Bittman and David L. Katz, Call Number: 613.2 B624h

Javascript: A Beginner’s Guide by John Pollock, Call Number: 006.74 P776j

Lie Machines: How to Save Democracy from Troll Armies, Deceitful Robots, Junk News Operations, and Political Operatives by Philip Howard, Call Number: 303.375 H851L

NRA: The Unauthorized History by Frank Smyth, Call Number: 363.33 S667n

Pharma: Greed, Lies, and the Poisoning of America by Gerald Posner, Call Number: 338.476 P855p

A Rope From the Sky: The Making and Unmaking of the World’s Newest State by Zach Vertin, Call Number: 962.9 V567r
NOTE: The story of South Sudan how it’s creation was celebrated around the world and whose destruction came about through foreign hubris.

Cover of "Suffrage"The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume One, 1929-1964, Edited Robert Silverberg, Call number: 813.087 S416s

Socrates by William J. Prior, Call Number: 183.2 S678p

Suffrage: Women’s Long Battle for the Vote by Ellen Carol Dubois, Call Number: 324.623 D815s

Transcendence: How Humans Evolved Through Fire, Language, Beauty, and Time by Gaia Vince, Call Number: 599.938 V767t

Trump and Us: What He Says and Why People Listen by Roderick P. Hart, Call Number: 973.933 T871h

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