FAN

The Family Action Network (FAN) is a 501(c)(3) organization that curates a high-quality speaker series each academic year. All FAN programs are free and open to the public. The Family Action Network (FAN) presents fresh ideas that elevate minds, expand hearts, and make the world a better place.

The Book Stall is proud to partner with FAN in their mission to spread knowledge and compassion.  As FAN's preferred bookseller, we provide access to the literature that accompanies their robust lecture series.

Please find a curated list of books presented by FAN speakers below.  From time-to-time, purchasing your FAN titles through The Book Stall will grant you access to exclusive content. 

 

Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525575320
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Published: Crown - June 30th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • James Baldwin grew disillusioned by the failure of the civil rights movement to force America to confront its lies about race. In our own moment, when that confrontation feels more urgently needed than ever, what can we learn from his struggle?
 


Forged in Crisis: The Making of Five Courageous Leaders Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781501174452
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Published: Scribner - May 15th, 2018

A WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER

“Five gritty leaders whose extraordinary passion and perseverance changed history…a gripping read on a timeless and timely topic” —Angela Duckworth, #1 bestselling author of Grit

An enthralling historical narrative filled with critical leadership insights, Forged in Crisis, by celebrat


Five Days: The Fiery Reckoning of an American City Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525512363
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Published: One World - June 23rd, 2020

“An illuminating portrait of Baltimore in the aftermath of the April 2015 death of Freddie Gray . . . Readers will be enthralled by this propulsive account.”—Publishers Weekly
 


Ready or Not: Preparing Our Kids to Thrive in an Uncertain and Rapidly Changing World Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062657756
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Published: Harper - February 11th, 2020

The New York Times bestselling author of The Price of Privilege and Teach Your Children Well explores how today’s parenting techniques and our myopic educational system are failing to prepare children for their certain-to-be-uncertain future—and how we can reverse course to ensure their lasting adaptability, resilience, health and happiness.


White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807047415
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Published: Beacon Press - June 26th, 2018

The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality.


Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399180071
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 11th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An urgently needed guide to the alarming increase in anxiety and stress experienced by girls from elementary school through college, from the author of Untangled


Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780553393071
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Published: Ballantine Books - April 4th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An award-winning guide to the sometimes erratic and confusing behavior of teenage girls that explains what’s going on, prepares parents for what’s to come, and lets them know when it’s time to worry.
 


Loving Bravely: Twenty Lessons of Self-Discovery to Help You Get the Love You Want Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781626255814
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Published: New Harbinger Publications - February 2nd, 2017

As seen on The TODAY Show

"A godsend to anyone searching for, but struggling to find, true love in their lives."
--Kristin Neff, PhD, author of Self-Compassion

"Empowering and compassionate, and its lessons are universal."
--Publishers Weekly


Taking Sexy Back: How to Own Your Sexuality and Create the Relationships You Want Cover Image
By Alexandra H. Solomon, Lori Brotto (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781684033461
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Published: New Harbinger Publications - February 2nd, 2020

It is time for a new sexual revolution. It's time to take sexy back.


Love, Money, and Parenting: How Economics Explains the Way We Raise Our Kids Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780691171517
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Published: Princeton University Press - February 5th, 2019

An international and historical look at how parenting choices change in the face of economic inequality