Thriller Book Mix

Cover mania!

More cover mania!

Random book reviews

The political structures of the Scandinavian nations have long stood as models for government and public policy. This comprehensive study examines how that "Nordic model" of government developed, as well as its far-reaching influence. Respected Sc...

The Nordic Model: Scandinavia since 1945 (Reaktion Books - Contemporary Worlds)

Bill O'Reilly is even madder today than when he wrote his last book, The O'Reilly Factor, and his fans love him even more. He's mad because things have gone from bad to worse in politics, in Hollywood, in every social stratum of the nation. True t...

The No Spin Zone: Confrontations with the Powerful and Famous in America

Develop an understanding of how values connote principles, goals, or standards that an individual, class, organization, or society holds dear with this affordable CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS version of PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: CLASHING VALUES IN THE ADM...

Public Administration: Clashing Values in the Administration of Public Policy (with InfoTrac) (Thomson Advantage Books)

One of the most captivating heroes of the last decade and the author of the New York Times bestseller Highest Duty explores the nature of leadership with some of America's best and brightest. At a time of political polarization and economic turmoi...

Making a Difference: Stories of Vision and Courage from America's Leaders

In his controversial book, John Perkins tells the gripping tale of the years he spent working for an international consulting firm where his job was to convince underdeveloped countries to accept enormous loans, much bigger than they really needed...

Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

Khrushchev's 1959 trip across America was one of the strangest exercises in international diplomacy ever conducted. Khrushchev told jokes, threw tantrums, sparked a riot in a San Francisco supermarket, wowed the coeds in a home economics class in ...

K Blows Top: A Cold War Comic Interlude, Starring Nikita Khrushchev, America's Most Unlikely Tourist

A remarkable look at day-to-day life of the codebreakers whose clandestine efforts helped win World War II. Bletchley Park looked like any other sprawling country estate. In reality, however, it was the top-secret headquarters of Britain's Governm...

The Secret Lives of Codebreakers: The Men and Women Who Cracked the Enigma Code at Bletchley Park

As a child, Elias Chacour lived in a small Palestinian village in Galilee. The townspeople were proud of their ancient Christian heritage and lived at peace with their Jewish neighbors. But early in 1947, their idyllic lifestyle was swept away as ...

Blood Brothers: The Dramatic Story of a Palestinian Christian Working for Peace in Israel

In this work on the preservation of national parks, the author compares the US National Park Service (NPS) and Canadian Parks Service (CPS) and reveals that, although similar in many regards, they have changed their relative priorities in recent y...

The Capacity for Wonder: Preserving National Parks

Fast's book on his break with the Communist Party, and a riveting tribute to the importance of justice and beauty over dogma and rigidity. The Naked God is Howard Fast's public repudiation of the Communist Party, of which he was a devoted member f...

The Naked God: The Writer and the Communist Party

More reviews