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  • Generous justice : how God's grace makes us just

    Generous justice : how God's grace makes us just2010

    by Timothy J Keller

    (5,526)

    BOOK

    Call #: 261.8 KEL

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  • No voice too small : fourteen young Americans making history

    No voice too small : fourteen young Americans making history2020

    (69)

    Summary: Joseph Bruchac, Guadalupe Garcia McCall, and others present poems about young activists who have stepped up to make changes in their community and in the United States.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 811 NO

    Location: New Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Oh, the things we're for!

    Oh, the things we're for!2020

    by Innosanto Nagara , illustrator

    (22)

    Summary: A celebration of the better world that is not only possible, but is here today if we choose it. Today's kids are well aware of the many challenges that they face in a world they are inheriting, from...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E NAGARA

    Location: New Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Make trouble : standing up, speaking out, and finding the courage to lead

    Make trouble : standing up, speaking out, and finding the courage to lead2018

    by Cecile Richards

    (3,083)

    Summary: To make change, you have to make trouble. From Cecile Richards -- president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and the Planned Parenthood Action Fund for more than a decade, daughter of the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.42 RIC

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Locking up our own : crime and punishment in black America

    Locking up our own : crime and punishment in black America2018

    by James Forman

    (2,944)

    Summary: Critics of America's criminal justice system have assailed the rise of mass incarceration, emphasizing its disproportionate impact on people of color. As James Forman Jr. points out, however, the war...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 365 FOR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Locking up our own [eBook] : crime and punishment in black America

    Locking up our own : crime and punishment in black America2017

    by James Forman

    (2,944)

    Summary: Critics of America's criminal justice system have assailed the rise of mass incarceration, emphasizing its disproportionate impact on people of color. As James Forman Jr. points out, however, the war...  more »

    EBOOK

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  • Green Arrow. Book 5, Hard-traveling hero

    Green Arrow. Book 5, Hard-traveling hero2018

    by Benjamin Percy writer

    (301)

    Summary: "They killed Oliver Queen. They made an outlaw of Green Arrow. Now the Ninth Circle will gather its forces to destroy the hero's very soul. Buildings will topple. Innocents will starve. Disease will...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL GRE

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The divide : American injustice in the age of the wealth gap

    The divide : American injustice in the age of the wealth gap2014

    by Matt Taibbi

    (6,825)

    Summary: "Matt Taibbi's genius is in untangling complex stories and making us care about them by providing striking moral clarity and a genuine sense of outrage. He has become among the most read journalists...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 339.22 TAI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • An ABC of equality

    An ABC of equality2019

    by Chana Ginelle Ewing

    (177)

    Summary: Introduces complicated concepts to the youngest of children, from celebrating our differences, understanding everyone's beliefs, and treating everyone with kindness.

    BOOK

    Call #: BB EWI

    Location: Board Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A song below water

    A song below water2020

    by Bethany C. Morrow

    (4,613)

    Summary: In a society determined to keep her under lock and key, Tavia must hide her siren powers. Meanwhile, Effie is fighting her own family struggles, pitted against literal demons from her past. Together,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MORROW

    Location: New YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • In the place of justice [downloadable ebook] / a story of punishment and deliverance

    In the place of justice / a story of punishment and deliverance2010

    by Wilbert Rideau

    (495)

    Summary: Rideau brings to vivid life the world of the infamous Angola penitentiary and his long struggle for justice, giving his readers a searing expose of the failures of our legal system framed within his...  more »

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  • Just mercy : adapted for young adults : a true story of the fight for justice

    Just mercy : adapted for young adults : a true story of the fight for justice2018

    by Bryan Stevenson

    (2,610)

    Summary: In this young adult adaptation, Bryan Stevenson delves deep into the broken U.S. justice system, detailing from his personal experience his many challenges and efforts as a lawyer and social...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.569 STE YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Just mercy [eBook] : adapted for young adults : a true story of the fight for justice

    Just mercy : adapted for young adults : a true story of the fight for justice2018

    by Bryan Stevenson

    (2,672)

    Summary: In this young adult adaptation, Bryan Stevenson delves deep into the broken U.S. justice system, detailing from his personal experience his many challenges and efforts as a lawyer and social...  more »

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  • Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption

    Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption2014

    by Bryan Stevenson

    (147,542)

    Summary: Bryan Stevenson was a young lawyer when he founded the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal practice dedicated to defending those most desperate and in need: the poor, the wrongly condemned, and women...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.569 STE

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • Just mercy [eBook] : a story of justice and redemption

    Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption2014

    by Bryan Stevenson

    (146,062)

    Summary: The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama recounts his experiences as a lawyer working to assist those desperately in need, reflecting on his pursuit of the ideal of compassion in American justice.

    EBOOK

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  • The summer wives [CD book] : a novel

    The summer wives : a novel2018

    by Beatriz Williams

    (33,361)

    Summary: In the summer of 1951, Miranda Schuyler arrives on elite, secretive Winthrop Island as a schoolgirl from the margins of high society, still reeling from the loss of her father in the Second World...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F WILLIAMS

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The summer wives [eAudio] : a novel

    The summer wives : a novel2018

    by Beatriz Williams

    (33,414)

    Summary: In the summer of 1951, Miranda Schuyler arrives on elite, secretive Winthrop Island as a schoolgirl from the margins of high society, still reeling from the loss of her father in the Second World...  more »

    E-AUDIOBOOK

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  • The summer wives

    The summer wives2018

    by Beatriz Williams

    (33,481)

    Summary: In the summer of 1951, Miranda Schuyler arrives on elite, secretive Winthrop Island as a schoolgirl from the margins of high society, still reeling from the loss of her father in the Second World...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WILLIAMS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The summer wives [eBook]

    The summer wives2018

    by Beatriz Williams

    (33,164)

    Summary: In the summer of 1951, Miranda Schuyler arrives on elite, secretive Winthrop Island as a schoolgirl from the margins of high society, still reeling from the loss of her father in the Second World...  more »

    EBOOK

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  • The Mueller report : The Washington Post

    The Mueller report : The Washington Post2019

    by Robert S. Mueller III

    (2,215)

    Summary: The only book with exclusive analysis by the Pulitzer Prize-winning staff of The Washington Post, and the most complete and authoritative available. Read the findings of the Special Counsel's...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 973.933 MUE

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dear Zachary [DVD] : a letter to a son about his father

    Dear Zachary : a letter to a son about his father2009

    Summary: Filmmaker Kurt Kuenne begins making a film for Zachary, son of his oldest friend who was murdered by Zachary's mother. The film's focus shifts to Zachary's grandparents as they fight to win custody of Zachary from the woman who took their son's life.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 364.152 DEA

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A touch of sin [DVD] = Tian zhu ding

    A touch of sin = Tian zhu ding2014

    Summary: Inspired by four shocking and true events, the film focuses on four characters who are driven to violent ends. An angry miner, enraged by widespread corruption, decides to take justice into his own...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA TOUCH

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Empire of deception : the incredible story of a master swindler who seduced a city and captivated the nation

    Empire of deception : the incredible story of a master swindler who seduced a city and captivated the nation2015

    by Dean Jobb

    (1,477)

    Summary: "It was a time of unregulated madness. And nowhere was it madder than in Chicago at the dawn of the Roaring Twenties ... Enter a slick, smooth-talking, charismatic lawyer named Leo Koretz, who...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.163 JOB

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Empire of deception [CD book] : the incredible story of a master swindler who seduced a city and captivated the nation

    Empire of deception : the incredible story of a master swindler who seduced a city and captivated the nation2015

    by Dean Jobb (read by Peter Berkrot)

    (1,477)

    Summary: A rollicking story of greed, financial corruption, dirty politics, over-the-top and under-the-radar deceit, illicit sex, and a brilliant and wildly charming con man who kept a Ponzi scheme alive...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 364.163 JOB

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Chickenshit Club : why the Justice Department fails to prosecute executives

    The Chickenshit Club : why the Justice Department fails to prosecute executives2017

    by Jesse Eisinger

    (1,335)

    Summary: Why were no bankers put in prison after the financial crisis of 2008? Why do CEOs seem to commit wrongdoing with impunity? The problem goes beyond banks deemed "Too Big to Fail" to almost every large...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 345.73 EIS

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I can't breathe : a killing on Bay Street

    I can't breathe : a killing on Bay Street2017

    by Matt Taibbi

    (1,923)

    Summary: A work of riveting literary journalism that explores the roots and repercussions of the infamous killing of Eric Garner by the New York City police.

    BOOK

    Call #: 363.23 TAI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A peculiar indifference : the neglected toll of violence on black America

    A peculiar indifference : the neglected toll of violence on black America2020

    by Elliott Currie

    (42)

    Summary: In the United States today, a young black man has a sixteen times greater chance of dying from violence than his white counterpart. Violence takes more years of life from black men than cancer,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 305.8 CUR

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Where law ends : inside the Mueller investigation

    Where law ends : inside the Mueller investigation2020

    by Andrew Weissmann

    (263)

    Summary: In May 2017, Robert Mueller was tapped to lead an inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, coordination by foreign agents with Donald Trump's campaign, and obstruction of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 973.933 WEI

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details