Patriot Picks

A Patriotic Pick: April 2021
“John Adams” by David McCullough

Whether it’s via their tone, topic, or tenor, certain works just say “America.” Here is one such title, suggested by Grateful American™ Book Prize judge Neme Alperstein, a longtime teacher of gifted and talented students in the New York City Public School system: John Adams by David McCullough. One of the nation’s Founding Fathers comes […]

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A Patriotic Pick: March 2021
“The American Story: Conversations with Master Historians”
by David M. Rubenstein

Whether it’s via their tone, topic, or tenor, certain works just say “America.” Here is one such title, suggested by Grateful American™ Book Prize judge Dr. Louise Mirrer, president and CEO of the New-York Historical Society: The American Story: Conversations with Master Historians by David M. Rubenstein. From Ron Chernow on Alexander Hamilton and Doris Kearns […]

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A Patriotic Pick: February 2021
“Mornings on Horseback: The Story of Theodore Roosevelt”
by David McCullough

Whether it’s via their tone, topic, or tenor, certain works just say “America.” Here is one such title, suggested by Grateful American™ Book Prize judge John Danielson, founder of Chartwell Education Group and former chief of staff at the U.S. Department of Education: “Mornings on Horseback: The Story of an Extraordinary Family, a Vanished Way […]

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A Patriotic Pick: January 2021
“Centennial History of the Civil War” by Bruce Catton

Whether it’s via their tone, topic, or tenor, certain works just say “America.” Here is one such title, suggested by Grateful American™ Book Prize judge Dr. Peter S. Carmichael, the Robert C. Fluhrer Professor of Civil War Studies and director of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College: The three-volume “Centennial History of the Civil […]

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A Patriotic Pick: December 2020
“Gone with the Wind” by Margaret Mitchell

Whether it’s via their tone, topic, or tenor, certain works just say “America.” Here is one such title, suggested by author and publisher David Bruce Smith, founder of the Grateful American™ Foundation and the Grateful American™ Book Prize: “Gone with the Wind” by Margaret Mitchell. Few books so vividly capture the death of the Old […]

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A Patriotic Pick: November 2020
“Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead”
by Jim Mattis and Bing West

Whether it’s via their tone, topic, or tenor, certain works just say “America.” Here is one such title suggested by Grateful American Book Prize judge Dr. Douglas Bradburn, president and CEO of George Washington’s Mount Vernon: “Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead” by Jim Mattis and Bing West. This clear-eyed recollection of the lessons learned […]

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