EXTRAORDINARY NONFICTION FOR EXTRAORDINARY TIMES

By Walden Pond Books

By Walden Pond Books

Timely and relevant. . .  Intriguing concepts, fascinating subject matter, impeccable scholarship, and just sheer literary entertainment... These are books that deserve your attention!

Wow, No Thank You.: Essays

Samantha Irby

$15.95 $14.67

A new essay collection from the smart, edgy, unabashedly raunchy Samantha Irby. This is one of our culture's most hilariously scathing critics at her most riotous and relatable.

Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland

Patrick Radden Keefe

$16.95 $15.59

A spellbinding account of a murder and its consequences set during Northern Ireland's brutal civil strife. A piercing inquiry into the nature of political violence and its aftermath.

Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster

Adam Higginbotham

$19.00 $17.48

The definitive account of the most momentous man-made disaster of the 20th century. A complex and terrifying story of human resilience and ingenuity confronting government incompetence.

The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming

David Wallace-Wells

$18.00 $16.56

David Wallace-Wells brings into stark relief the climate troubles that await: food shortages, refugee emergencies, and other crises that will reshape the globe. Journalism of the highest order.

Everything in Its Place: First Loves and Last Tales

Oliver Sacks

$16.95 $15.59

The late, great Oliver Sacks' fascination with human behavior at its most unexpected and unfamiliar resounds through his final collection of essays. Piercingly insightful and delightfully strange.