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Behind the Smile

Behind the Smile

An enthralling and candid memoir by award-winning journalist Jeannie Morris about Carol Moseley Braun's groundbreaking and tumultuous, yet ultimately victorious, 1992 US Senate campaign. Credited by Barack Obama as an important predecessor for his own campaigns, Moseley Braun is still the only African-American woman ever elected to the US Senate.

A Giant Reborn

A Giant Reborn

Acclaimed economic journalist and current Belgian finance minister Johan Van Overtveldt, author of The End of the Euro, Bernanke's Test, and The Chicago School, makes the case for why the United States will continue to be the world's sole superpower well into the 21st century, fending off China, Europe, and Russia.

Culture Worrier: Selected Columns 1984–2014

The first collection of columns from the Pulitzer Prize-winning and nationally syndicated journalist Clarence Page, touching on politics, social commentary, pop culture, new media, race, and family.