Fear: Trump in the White House

20 November 2019 | By Bob Woodward | Filed in: presidents.

With authoritative reporting honed through eight presidencies from Nixon to Obama, author Bob Woodward reveals in unprecedented detail the harrowing life inside President Donald Trump s White House and precisely how he makes decisions on major foreign and domestic policies Woodward draws from hundr

The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington

20 November 2019 | By Brad Meltzer | Filed in: presidents.

In 1776, an elite group of soldiers were handpicked to serve as George Washington s bodyguards Washington trusted them relied on them But unbeknownst to Washington, some of them were part of a treasonous plan In the months leading up to the Revolutionary War, these traitorous soldiers, along wit

Leadership: In Turbulent Times

20 November 2019 | By Doris Kearns Goodwin | Filed in: presidents.

Are leaders born or made Where does ambition come from How does adversity affect the growth of leadership Does the leader make the times or do the times make the leader In Leadership, Goodwin draws upon the four presidents she has studied most closely Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Frankli

Working: Researching, Interviewing, Writing

20 November 2019 | By Robert A. Caro | Filed in: presidents.

From the two time Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Power Broker and The Years of Lyndon Johnson an unprecedented gathering of vivid, candid, deeply revealing recollections about his experiences researching and writing his acclaimed books For the first time in his long career, Robert Caro gives

Lincoln's Last Trial: The Murder Case That Propelled Him to the Presidency

20 November 2019 | By Dan Abrams | Filed in: presidents.

The true story of Abraham Lincoln s last murder trial, a strange case in which he had a deep personal involvement and which was played out in the nation s newspapers as he began his presidential campaign.At the end of the summer of 1859, twenty two year old Peachy Quinn Harrison went on trial for m

From the Corner of the Oval

20 November 2019 | By Beck Dorey-Stein | Filed in: presidents.

The compulsively readable, behind the scenes memoir that takes readers inside the Obama White House, through the eyes of a young staffer learning the ropes, falling in love, and finding her place in the world In 2012, Beck Dorey Stein was just scraping by in DC when a posting on Craigslist landed h

Sisters First: Stories from Our Wild and Wonderful Life

20 November 2019 | By Jenna Bush Hager | Filed in: presidents.

Funny and poignant personal stories and reflections from former first daughters Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush Born into a political dynasty, Jenna and Barbara Bush grew up in the public eye As small children, they watched their grandfather become president just twelve years later they

Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House

20 November 2019 | By Michael Wolff | Filed in: presidents.

With extraordinary access to the West Wing, Michael Wolff reveals what happened behind the scenes in the first nine months of the most controversial presidency of our time in Fire and Fury Inside the Trump White House Since Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States, the

Whose Boat Is This Boat?: Comments That Don't Help in the Aftermath of a Hurricane

20 November 2019 | By The Staff of the Late Show with Stephen Colbert | Filed in: presidents.

100% of The Late Show s proceeds from this book go to hurricane relief.Whose Boat Is This Boat Comments That Don t Help in the Aftermath of a Hurricane is a picture book made entirely of quotations from President Donald Trump in the wake of Hurricane Florence It is the first children s book that d

The Threat: How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump

20 November 2019 | By Andrew G. McCabe | Filed in: presidents.

On March 16, 2018, just twenty six hours before his scheduled retirement from the organization he had served with distinction for than two decades, Andrew G McCabe was fired from his position as deputy director of the FBI President Donald Trump celebrated on Twitter Andrew McCabe FIRED, a g

American Moonshot: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race

20 November 2019 | By Douglas Brinkley | Filed in: presidents.

Instant New York Times Bestseller As the fiftieth anniversary of the first lunar landing approaches, the award winning historian and perennial New York Times bestselling author takes a fresh look at the space program, President John F Kennedy s inspiring challenge, and America s race to the moon W