By Nick Simson


Life on the Mississippi

Mark Twain


Annals of the Former World

John McPhee


Ramp Hollow: The Ordeal of Appalachia

Steven Stoll


The State of Jones: The Small Southern County That Seceded...

Sally Jenkins and John Stauffer


Krazy: George Herriman, a Life in Black and White

Michael Tisserand



Ellen Wayland-Smith


What You Are Getting Wrong about Appalachia (None)

Elizabeth Catte


The Fire Next Time

James Baldwin


Thick: And Other Essays

Tressie McMillan Cottom


Lower Ed: The Troubling Rise of For-Profit Colleges in the...

Tressie McMillan Cottom