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12 hot political books to read during the election year


Jan 29, 2024

Ready or not, it’s election season. On Nov. 5, Americans will head to the polls to decide the next president of the United States. Across the political spectrum, there are plenty of opinions about today’s democracy and those in and running for office—and you can easily find a book that aligns with yours. Or take on a new perspective and “read across the aisle” with a book that challenges your point of view. Whatever you add to your election year reading list, these books on the Libby reading app can help you get ready to make your decision.

Prepare for a pivotal year in politics with these buzzworthy books from both sides, including candidate biographies, current affairs and policies, behind the headlines and more.

*Title availability may vary by library and region.


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