The New York Times Selects Four Lavin Speakers for Its 100 Notable Books of 2021 List
Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival and Hope in an American City by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Andrea Elliott is an astonishing story about the power of resilience, the importance of family, and the cost of inequality.
Last Best Hope: America in Crisis and Renewal by National Book Award-winning author George Packer is a frank and bracing meditation on America’s discontents, offering a path forward to restoring unity.
On Juneteenth by Pulitzer Prize–winning historian and bestselling author Annette Gordon-Reed is the essential, sweeping story of Juneteenth’s integral importance to American history.
Dirty Work: Essential Jobs and the Hidden Toll of Inequality in America by journalist Eyal Press is a groundbreaking, urgent report from the front lines of “dirty work”: the work that society considers essential yet would prefer not to see.