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Beacon Press books seek to change the way readers think about fundamental issues, promoting such values as freedom of speech and thought, the importance of economic and social justice issues, religious pluralism, respect for our environment, and the importance of the arts in a civil society.Beacon has published several national bestsellers, and its books are frequently reviewed and discussed in national print and broadcast media.They are also used in university and secondary school curricula, citywide reading programs, and reading groups, and within a variety of organizational and faith - based reading programs.

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An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States for Young People
Author: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz   Adapted bys: Debbie Reese, Jean Mendoza
Product Code: 6888
Binding Info: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 07/30/2019
 
Spanning more than 400 years, this classic bottom-up history examines the legacy of Indigenous peoples’ resistance, resilience, and steadfast fight against imperialism
 
 
Price: $18.95
Anarcha Speaks
Author: Dominique Christina
Product Code: 6774
Binding Info: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 10/16/2018
 
The reimagined story of Anarcha, an enslaved Black woman, subjected to medical experiments by Dr. Marion Sims. Selected by Tyehimba Jess as a National Poetry Series winner.
 
 
Price: $16.00
Are We Born Racist?
Authors: Jason Marsh, Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton, Jeremy Adam Smith
Product Code: 4828
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 06/29/2010
 

From UC-Berkeley's Greater Good Science Center, a powerful tour of what science reveals about the roots of prejudice—and how we can overcome it

 
 
Price: $18.00
As Long as Grass Grows
Author: Dina Gilio-Whitaker
Product Code: 6884
Binding Info: Hardback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 04/02/2019
 
The story of Native peoples’ resistance to environmental injustice and land incursions, and a call for environmentalists to learn from the Indigenous community’s rich history of activism
 
 
Price: $26.95
At Blackwater Pond
Author: Mary Oliver
Product Code: 5053
Binding Info: CD
Publisher: Beacon
Publication Date: 04/15/2006
 

The first-ever Mary Oliver recording, featuring the poet reading her selection of forty poems.

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Price: $18.95
At the Broken Places
Authors: Mary Collins, Donald Collins
Product Code: 6569
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 04/25/2017
 

In this collaborative memoir a mother and trans son reflect on the emotionally complex journey they shared as Donald transitioned from female to male.


 
 
Price: $16.00
Before They're Gone
Author: Michael Lanza
Product Code: 4966
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 04/09/2013
 
A veteran outdoors writer embarks on a one-year journey to introduce his children to the grandeur of America's national parks before they are radically altered by the effects of climate change.
 
 
Price: $16.00
Being Both
Author: Susan Katz Miller
Product Code: 2934
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 10/28/2014
 
A book on the growing number of interfaith families raising children in two religions.
 
 
Price: $20.00
Believer Beware
Editors: Jeff Sharlet, Peter Manseau
Product Code: 6132
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 07/01/2009
 
In a world riven by absolute convictions, these ambivalent confessions, skeptical testimonies, and personal revelations speak to the subtler and stranger dilemmas of faith and doubt.
 
 
Price: $16.00
Beyond $15
Author: Jonathan Rosenblum
Product Code: 6557
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 03/14/2017
 

The inside story of the first successful $15 minimum wage campaign that renewed a national labor movement


 
 
Price: $16.00
Beyond (Straight and Gay ) Marriage
Author: Nancy D. Polikoff
Product Code: 3974
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 01/01/2009
 
Nancy Polikoff writes a brilliant argument for the true equality of love and marriage and how the law can, and must, value all families.
 
 
Price: $18.00
Billionaires' Ball
Authors: Linda McQuaig, Neil Brooks
Product Code: 4427
Binding Info: Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 03/26/2013
 
Through vivid profiles of billionaires, Stephen Schwarzman debunks the notion that they "deserve" their grand fortunes, when such wealth is really a by-product of a legal and economic system that's become deeply flawed.
 
 
Price: $18.00
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