Patriot Picks

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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A Patriotic Pick: October 2020
“This Infernal War”
The Civil War Letters of William and Jane Standard

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: “This Infernal War” The Civil War Letters […]

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A Patriotic Pick: September 2020
“Washington: A Life” by Ron Chernow

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: “Washington: A Life” by Ron Chernow. The father of our country becomes fully three-dimensional in this masterful, Pulitzer Prize-winning […]

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A Patriotic Pick: August 2020
“Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation” by Joseph J. Ellis

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. Neme Alperstein, a teacher of gifted and talented students in the New York City Public Schools system: “Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation” by Joseph J. Ellis. In this lively, […]

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