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Recreational Reading: Find Non-Fiction at Fondren

Latinx & Hispanic Heritage Month

An African American and Latinx history of the United StatesOrdinary Girls: A Memoir by Jaquira DiazThe Undocumented Americans by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio.My broken language by Quiara Alegría HudesInventing Latinos: a new story of American racism by Laura E. GomezHola Papi: how to come out in a Walmart parking lot and other life lessons by John Paul Brammer

Memoirs & Autobiographies

I was better last night by Harvey FiersteinGo back to where you came from and other helpful recommendations on how to become American by Wajahat Ali.Mean Baby: A Memoir of Growing Up by Selma BlairIn Love: A Memoir of Love and Loss by Amy BloomAncestor Trouble: A reckoning and reconciliation Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner

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Business Success & Motivation

Kill Reply All by Victoria TurkRange: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized WorldBroke Millennial Ask a manager: how to navigate clueless colleagues, lunch-stealing bosses and the rest of your life at work by Alison Green.

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2022 Awards & Finalists

The Family Roe: An American Story by Joshua PragerOrwell's Roses by Rebecca SolnitHow the word is passed by Clint SmithInvisible child: poverty, survival, and hope in an American cityA Little Devil in America: notes in praise of Black performance

US Political Biographies

The trials of Harry S. Truman: the extraordinary presidency of an ordinary man, 1945-1953.The Fighting Soul: On the Road with Bernie SandersWatergate: A New History by Garrett M. GraffFierce and Fearless: Patsy Takemoto Mink, first woman of color in CongressThe Truths We Hold: An American Journey by Kamala Harris

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