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Tin House Books

'What Is Otherwise Infinite' asks for granular honesty in our search for meaning

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Young people have been on the front lines of activist movements, including on the issue of climate change. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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A new look at how turmoil is defining the lives and politics of Generation Z

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Flatiron Books

Laura Coates teaches law at George Washington University Law School and is a senior analyst for CNN. She also hosts The Laura Coates Show, on radio SiriusXM's Urban View. Amanda Ghobadi /Simon & Schuster hide caption

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Attorney Laura Coates has witnessed the dissolution of voting rights first hand

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Flatiron Books

Carl Bernstein's new memoir honors the 'glorious chaos' of the newsroom

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Knopf/Milkweed
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22 tips for 2022: To fight "laziness," slow down and focus on your values

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Ecco

An illustration of Henry Barajas and his great-grandfather, Ramon Jaurigue, in the graphic novel La Voz De M.A.Y.O.: Tata Rambo. J. Gonzo hide caption

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J. Gonzo

For this Latinx graphic novelist, superheroes can be real. They can even be family

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Kal Penn speaks at the Global Citizen Festival in New York's Central Park on Sept. 28, 2019. Charles Sykes/Invision/AP hide caption

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Actor Kal Penn isn't afraid to take chances, on screen or in life

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