Choose a book (at least 200 pages in length) that seems interesting to you.

The book must pertain to government/politics in America today.

The book needs to be current, written within the past five years.

Upon reading the book, your assignment will be to give a booktalk to the class, between two and three minutes in length.

The talk must include the following:
  1. A brief synopsis of the book.
  2. An analysis of the author's political agenda: why did they write the book? (Where would they fit in on the political spectrum?).
  3. A recommendation for others to read the book (or not).