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 Books Written by Senators in the 113th Congress

These books, which were written by senators who served in the 113th Congress (2013-2014), range from public policy to fiction to history to children's literature.

 
Lamar Alexander
Friends, Japanese and Tennesseans: A Model of U.S.-Japan Cooperation. New York: Harper and Row, 1986.
Going to War in Sailboats: Why Nuclear Power Beats Windmills for America's Green Energy Future. 2010.
Lamar Alexander's Little Plaid Book. Nashville: Rutledge Hill Press, 1998.
Six Months Off: An American Family's Australian Adventure. New York: William Morrow, 1988.
Steps Along the Way: A Governor's Scrapbook. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1981.
The Tennesseans: A People and Their Land. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1981.
We Know What to Do: A Political Maverick Talks with America. New York: William Morrow, 1995.
 
Roy Blunt
Jobs without People: The Coming Crisis for Missouri's Workforce: Final Report of the Governor's Council on Literacy. Jefferson City, MO: Governor's Advisory Council on Literacy, October 1989.
 
Barbara Boxer
Blind Trust. San Francisco: Chronicle, 2009.
Nine and Counting: The Women of the Senate. New York: Perennial, 2001.
Strangers in the Senate: Politics and the New Revolution of Women in America. Washington, D.C.: National Press Books, 1994.
A Time to Run. San Francisco: Chronicle, 2005.
 
Sherrod Brown
Congress from the Inside: Observations from the Majority and the Minority, 3rd ed. Kent, OH: Kent State University Press, 2004.
Myths of Free Trade: Why American Trade Policy Has Failed. New York: New Press, 2004.
 
Maria Cantwell
Nine and Counting: The Women of the Senate. New York: Perennial, 2001.
 
Dan Coats
Mending Fences: Renewing Justice between Government and Civil Society. Washington, D.C.: Center for Public Justice, 1998.
 
Tom Coburn
Breach of Trust: How Washington Turns Outsiders into Insiders. Nashville: WND Books, 2003.
The Debt Bomb: A Bold Plan to Stop Washington from Bankrupting America. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2012.
 
Susan M. Collins
Nine and Counting: The Women of the Senate. New York: Perennial, 2001.
 
Dianne Feinstein
Nine and Counting: The Women of the Senate. New York: Perennial, 2001.
 
Al Franken
I'm Good Enough, I'm Smart Enough, and Doggone It, People Like Me! Affirmations by Stuart Smalley. New York: Dell Publishing, 1992.
Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right. New York: Dutton, 2003.
Oh, the Things I Know! A Guide to Success, or, Failing That, Happiness. New York: Dutton, 2002.
Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot and Other Observations. New York: Delacorte Press, 1996.
The Truth (With Jokes). New York: Dutton, 2005.
Why Not Me? The Inside Story of the Making and Unmaking of the Franken Presidency. New York: Dell Publishing, 2000.
 
Tom Harkin
Five Minutes to Midnight: Why the Nuclear Threat Is Growing Faster than Ever. New York: Carol Publishing Group, 1990.
 
Orrin G. Hatch
An American, a Mormon, and a Christian: What I Believe. Cedar Fort, Inc./C F I Distribution , 2012.
The Equal Rights Amendment: Myths and Realities. Savant Press, 1983.
Higher Laws: Understanding the Doctrines of Christ. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1995.
Square Peg: Confessions of a Citizen Senator. New York: Basic Books, 2002.
 
James Inhofe
The Greatest Hoax: How the Global Warming Conspiracy Threatens Your Future. Washington, D.C.: WND Books, 2012.
 
Angus S. King, Jr.
Governor’s Travels: How I Left Politics, Learned to Back Up a Bus, and Found America. Camden, ME: Down East, 2011.
 
Amy Klobuchar
Uncovering the Dome. Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press, 1982.
 
Mary L. Landrieu
Nine and Counting: The Women of the Senate. New York: Perennial, 2001.
 
Mike Lee
The Freedom Agenda: Why a Balanced Budget Amendment Is Necessary to Restore Constitutional Government. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing, 2011.
 
John McCain
Character Is Destiny: Inspiring Stories Every Young Person Should Know and Every Adult Should Remember. New York: Random House, 2005.
Faith of My Fathers. New York: Random House, 1999.
Hard Call: Great Decisions and the Extraordinary People Who Made Them. New York: Twelve Books, 2007.
Why Courage Matters: The Way to a Braver Life. New York: Random House, 2004.
Worth the Fighting For: A Memoir. New York: Random House, 2002.
 
Edward J. Markey
Nuclear Peril: The Politics of Proliferation. Cambridge, MA: Ballinger Publishing Company, 1982.
 
Robert Menendez
Growing American Roots: Why Our Nation Will Thrive as Our Largest Minority Flourishes. New York: New American Library, 2009.
 
Barbara A. Mikulski
Capitol Offense. New York: Dutton, 1996.
Capitol Venture: A Novel. New York: Dutton, 1997.
Nine and Counting: The Women of the Senate. New York: Perennial, 2001.
 
Patty Murray
Nine and Counting: The Women of the Senate. New York: Perennial, 2001.
 
Bill Nelson
Mission: An American Congressman's Voyage to Space. San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1998.
 
Rand Paul
Government Bullies: How Everyday Americans Are Being Harassed, Abused, and Imprisoned by the Feds. New York: Center Street, 2012.
The Tea Party Goes to Washington. New York: Center Street, 2011.
 
Rob Portman
Wisdom's Paradise: The Forgotten Shakers of Union Village. Wilmington, OH: Orange Frazer Press, 2004.
 
Harry Reid
The Good Fight: Hard Lessons from Searchlight to Washington. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2008.
Searchlight: The Camp That Didn't Fail. Reno: University of Nevada Press, 1998.
 
Marco Rubio
100 Innovative Ideas for Florida's Future. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing, 2006.
An American Son: A Memoir. New York: Sentinel, 2012.
 
Bernard Sanders
Outsider in the House. New York: Verso, 1997.
The Speech: A Historic Filibuster on Corporate Greed and the Decline of Our Middle Class. New York: Nation Books, 2011.
 
Charles E. Schumer
Positively American: Winning Back the Middle-Class Majority One Family at a Time. Emmaus, PA: Rodale Books, 2007.
 
Debbie Stabenow
Nine and Counting: The Women of the Senate. New York: Perennial, 2001.
 
Patrick Toomey
The Road to Prosperity: How to Grow Our Economy and Revive the American Dream. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons, 2009.
 
Elizabeth Warren
All Your Worth: The Ultimate Lifetime Money Plan. New York: Free Press, 2005.
As We Forgive Our Debtors: Bankruptcy and Consumer Credit in America. New York: Oxford University Press, 1980.
Bankruptcy and Revised Article 9: Statutory Supplement. New York: Aspen Law and Business, 2001-2002.
Business Bankruptcy. Washington, DC: Federal Judicial Center, 1993.
Chapter 11: Reorganizing American Businesses: Essentials. New York: Aspen Publishers, 2008.
Comprehensive Commercial Law: Statutory Supplement. New York: Aspen Publishers, 2003.
The Fragile Middle Class: Americans in Debt. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2000.
The Law of Debtors and Creditors: Text, Cases, and Problems. New York: Aspen Publishers, various editions.
Secured Credit: A Systems Approach . New York: Wolters Kluwer Law and Business, various editions.
The Two-Income Trap: Why Middle-Class Parents Are Going Broke. New York: Basic Books, 2004.
 
Sheldon Whitehouse
On Virtues: Quotations and Insight to Live a Full, Honorable, and Truly American Life. Avon, MA: Adams Media, 2012.