Patriot Picks

A Patriotic Pick: September 2021
“First: Sandra Day O’Connor” by Evan Thomas

Whether it’s via their tone, topic, or tenor, certain works just say “America.” Here is one such title, suggested by Louise Dubé, executive director of iCivics/CivXNow: First: Sandra Day O’Connor by Evan Thomas. “This book reflects on the life of the first woman on the Supreme Court and a national hero,” says Dubé. “I love […]

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A Patriotic Pick: August 2021
“Becoming Americans” edited by Ilan Stavans

Whether it’s via their tone, topic, or tenor, certain works just say “America.” Here is one such title, suggested by Erin Carlson Mast, president and CEO of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation: Becoming Americans: Immigrants Tell Their Stories from Jamestown to Today, edited by Ilan Stavans. “Containing letters, diary entries, poems, memoirs, and more […]

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A Patriotic Pick: July 2021
“George Washington’s Indispensable Men” by Arthur S. Lefkowitz

Whether it’s via their tone, topic, or tenor, certain works just say “America.” Here is one such title, suggested by 2016 Grateful American™ Book Prize winner Chris Stevenson, author of The Drum of Destiny: Gabriel Cooper & the Road to Revolution: George Washington’s Indispensable Men: Alexander Hamilton, Tench Tilghman, and the Aides-De-Camp Who Helped Win […]

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A Patriotic Pick: June 2021
“The Field of Blood” by Joanne B. Freeman

Whether it’s via their tone, topic, or tenor, certain works just say “America.” Here is one such title, suggested by 2018 Grateful American™ Book Prize winner L.M. Elliott, author of “Suspect Red”: “The Field of Blood: Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War” by Joanne B. Freeman. This vivid account of the fisticuffs […]

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A Patriotic Pick: May 2021
“Give Me Liberty” by Richard Brookhiser

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: Give Me Liberty: A History of America’s Exceptional Idea by Richard Brookhiser. By exploring the singular wisdom and probity […]

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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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