Patriotic Betrayal

Patriotic Betrayal

March 1, 2015

In this revelatory book, Karen M. Paget shows how the CIA turned the National Student Association into an intelligence asset during the Cold War, with students used — often wittingly and sometimes unwittingly — as undercover agents inside America and abroad.

Boy on Ice

Boy on Ice

Oct. 1, 2014

The tragic death of hockey star Derek Boogaard at twenty-eight was front-page news across the country in 2011 and helped shatter the silence about violence and concussions in professional sports.

A Printer’s Kiss

A Printer’s Kiss: The Life and Letters of a Civil War Newspaperman (Civil War in the North Series)

July 24, 2014

In language that resonates with power and beauty, this compilation of personal letters written from 1844 to 1864 tells the compelling story of controversial newspaper editor Will Tomlinson, his opinionated wife (Eliza Wylie Tomlinson), and their two children (Byers and Belle) in the treacherous borderlands around that abolitionist hellhole, Ripley, Ohio.

The Romeo Boys

The Romeo Boys

June 7, 2014

Pumping gas in a small Colorado town in the summer of 1964 is hot, grimy work — especially if you want to be a rock ‘n roll star, like Bobby Masters and the members of his struggling band.

Radical Distortion

Radical Distortion: How Emotions Warp What We Hear

Sept. 18, 2012

Our social unity is under attack from extremists on opposite sides of the political spectrum.

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