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Harris, Kamala D.

Summary: Harris communicates a vision of shared struggle, shared purpose, and shared values while offering a master class in problem solving, in crisis management, and leadership in challenging times. In examining the core truths that unite us, and the long struggle to discern what those truths are and how best to act upon them, she shows how our shared efforts will continue to sustain us and this great...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B HARRIS HAR

Simon, Charnan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1994

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB RENO SIM

Summary: A look inside the Department of Justice under Attorney General Eric Holder and the growing list of scandals, congressional investigations, left-wing political activism, and corruption surrounding him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadside Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 353.4 FUN

Atkins, Ace.

Summary: No one dares to cross the machine (organized crime) in Phenix City, Alabama; but when crime-fighting attorney Albert Patterson is gunned down in a Phenix City alley in the spring of 1954, a small group of men meet and decide that they have had enough.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gale Cengage Learning 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M ATK

Harris, Kamala

Summary: Now adapted for young readers, Senator Kamala Harris's empowering memoir about the values and inspirations that guided her life. As the first woman, African American, and South Asian American to become attorney general of California, and the second black woman ever elected to the U.S. Senate, Kamala Harris has blazed trails on her path to the national stage. But how did she achieve her goals?...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 HAR

Hersh, Burton.

Summary: An evaluation of the complex relationship between the Kennedy family and the FBI director traces their shared political years through their parallel rises and controversial deaths and considers the roles played by such figures as Joe McCarthy and Martin Luther King.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carroll & Graf 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.923 HER

Gibney, Alex

Summary: Explores the former New York State governor's rise to power and his political and personal downfall in the wake of a prostitution scandal.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Magnolia Home Entertainment 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC CLI

Kelley, Frank J. (Frank Joseph)

Summary: Kelley and co-author Jack Lessenberry reflect on the personal and professional journey of the so-called godfather of the Michigan Democratic Party during his incredible life and thirty-seven years in office as Michigan's Attorney General.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KELLEY, FRANK J. KEL

Talbot, David

Summary: Journalist Talbot sheds a dramatic new light on the tumultuous inner life of the Kennedy presidency and its stunning aftermath. The book begins on the shattering afternoon of November 22, 1963, as a grief-stricken Robert Kennedy urgently demands answers about the assassination of his brother, then shifts back in time, revealing the shadowy conflicts that tore apart the Kennedy administration,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.922 TAL

Lippman, Laura

Summary: Luisa "Lu" Brant is the newly elected-- and first female-- state's attorney of Howard County, Maryland, a job in which her widower father famously served. Fiercely intelligent and ambitious, she sees an opportunity to make her name by trying a mentally disturbed drifter accused of beating a woman to death in her home. It's not the kind of case that makes headlines, but peaceful Howard County...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIP

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Lippman 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M LIP

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY LIP