Reading lists

Books to help you understand today’s complicated world

Spend this summer with the experts. 


Who said summer reads shouldn't be challenging? This holiday, banish the hot takes and spend your time with some experts instead. In this list of mind-expanding non-fiction you'll find deep dives on everything from the nature of Western democracy to the history of European racial politics to a fresh look at parenting. 

Penguin pick: Upheaval by Jared Diamond

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