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Nonfiction Book List

 

 

Countdown 1945: The Extraordinary Story of the Atomic Bomb and the 116 Days That Changed the World
Countdown 1945: The Extraordinary Story of the Atomic Bomb and the 116 Days That Changed the World
By Wallace, Chris
With Weiss, Mitch
2020-06 - Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster
9781982143343 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * "Propulsive." --Time * "Riveting." --The New York Times * "Reads like a tense thriller." --The Washington Post

From Chris Wallace, the veteran journalist and anchor of Fox News …More
 

Sunny Days: Sesame Street, Mister Rogers, and the Children's Television Revolution
Sunny Days: Sesame Street, Mister Rogers, and the Children's Television Revolution
By Kamp, David
2020-05 - Simon & Schuster
9781501137808 Check Our Catalog

 

From bestselling writer David Kamp, the engrossing, behind-the-scenes story of the cultural heroes who created the beloved children's TV programs Sesame Street, The Electric Company, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, Free to Be...You and Me, and Schoolhouse Rock --which collectively transformed American childhood for the better, teaching kids about …More
 

My Vanishing Country: A Memoir
My Vanishing Country: A Memoir
By Sellers, Bakari
2020-05 - Amistad Press
9780062917454 Check Our Catalog

 

 

New York Times Bestseller

What J. D. Vance did for Appalachia with Hillbilly Elegy, CNN analyst and one of the youngest state representatives in South Carolina history Bakari Sellers does for the rural South, in this important book that illuminates the lives of America's forgotten black working-class men and women.

Part …More
 

Team of Five: The Presidents Club in the Age of Trump
Team of Five: The Presidents Club in the Age of Trump
By Brower, Kate Andersen
2020-05 - Harper
9780062668974 Check Our Catalog

 

 

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Residence and First Women--also a New York Times bestseller--comes a poignant, news-making look at the lives of the five former presidents in the wake of their White House years, including the surprising friendships they have formed through shared perspective and empathy.

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Social Security Handbook 2020: Overview of Social Security Programs
Social Security Handbook 2020: Overview of Social Security Programs
By Social Security Administration
2020-04 - Bernan Press
9781641434003 Check Our Catalog

 

The Social Security Handbook: Overview of Social Security Programs, 2020 provides information about Social Security programs and services, and identifies rights and obligations under the Social Security laws. The completely updated Handbook, organized by section number, is a readable, easy-to-understand reference for comprehending complex Social Security programs and services and contains …More
 

Manipulated: Inside the Global War to Hijack Elections and Distort the Truth
Manipulated: Inside the Global War to Hijack Elections and Distort the Truth
By Payton, Theresa
2020-04 - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
9781538133507 Check Our Catalog

 

Cybersecurity expert Theresa Payton tells battlefront stories from the global war being conducted through clicks, swipes, internet access, technical backdoors and massive espionage schemes. She investigates the cyberwarriors who are planning tomorrow's attacks, weaving a fascinating yet bone-chilling tale of Artificial Intelligent mutations carrying out attacks without human intervention, …More
 

I Don't Want to Die Poor
I Don't Want to Die Poor
By Arceneaux, Michael
2020-04 - Atria Books
9781982129309 Check Our Catalog

 

From the New York Times bestselling author of I Can't Date Jesus, which Vogue called "a piece of personal and cultural storytelling that is as fun as it is illuminating," comes a wry and insightful essay collection that explores the financial and emotional cost of chasing your dreams.

Ever since Oprah Winfrey told the 2007 graduating class of …More
 

The Address Book: What Our Street Names Reveal about Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power
The Address Book: What Our Street Names Reveal about Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power
By Mask, Deirdre
2020-04 - St. Martin's Press
9781250134769 Check Our Catalog

 

 

An extraordinary debut in the tradition of classic works from authors such as Mark Kurlansky, Mary Roach, and Rose George.

An exuberant and insightful work of popular history of how streets got their names, houses their numbers, and what it reveals about class, race, power, and identity.

When most people think about street addresses, if they think of them at all, it is in their …More
 

The Complete Summer Cookbook: Beat the Heat with 400 Recipes That Make the Most of Summer's Bounty
The Complete Summer Cookbook: Beat the Heat with 400 Recipes That Make the Most of Summer's Bounty
By America's Test Kitchen
2020-04 - America's Test Kitchen
9781948703147 Check Our Catalog

 

The only cookbook you'll need during the year's warmest months

A hot day and hanging over your stove were never meant to be. When fresh produce beckons but you haven't much energy to respond, these recipes help you settle into a more relaxed kind of cooking designed to keep you and your kitchen cool. Untether yourself from the oven with make-ahead meals best served cold (or at room …More
 

The Second Life of Tiger Woods
The Second Life of Tiger Woods
By Bamberger, Michael
2020-03 - Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster
9781982122829 Check Our Catalog

 

"Fascinating... Bamberger] knows the world of professional golf, and the pressures it exacts, like few others." --The Wall Street Journal

It's one of the greatest comebacks of all time. And for Tiger Woods--his game, his body, and his life in shambles--getting back to the winner's circle was only half the story. Here's the rest of it.

Tiger Woods's long descent …More
 

Easy Everyday Keto: Healthy Kitchen-Perfected Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and In-Between
Easy Everyday Keto: Healthy Kitchen-Perfected Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and In-Between
By America's Test Kitchen
2020-03 - America's Test Kitchen
9781948703123 Check Our Catalog

 

America's Test Kitchen raises the bar on keto cooking with dishes that offer fantastic flavor, efficiency, and ease.

Break free from the monotonous or time-consuming recipes that too often make up the reality of a keto diet and discover easier, naturally keto dishes that deliver inspiration, variety, and great taste--all while perfectly meeting your macros.

In this meticulously …More
 

The Firsts: The Women Who Shook Capitol Hill
The Firsts: The Women Who Shook Capitol Hill
By Steinhauer, Jennifer
2020-03 - Algonquin Books
9781616209995 Check Our Catalog

 

A riveting inside look at the women behind the headlines.

In the November 2018 midterms, the greatest number of women in history were elected to Congress. It was a group diverse in background, age, professional experience, and ideology. And from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and "the Squad" to a group with national security backgrounds calling themselves "the Badasses," from the first two …More
 

The Case for Climate Capitalism: Economic Solutions for a Planet in Crisis
The Case for Climate Capitalism: Economic Solutions for a Planet in Crisis
By Rand, Tom
2020-03 - ECW Press
9781770415232 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Tom Rand's climate change treatise is a rallying call to put aside our differences, reclaim capitalism, force profits to align with the planet, and transition to a low-carbon, clean-energy economy. Publishers Weekly hails it " a] strong, well-reasoned argument for the left and right to work together for the common good."

"A necessarily provocative take-down of economic, …More
 

The Story of More: How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here
The Story of More: How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here
By Jahren, Hope
2020-03 - Vintage
9780525563389 Check Our Catalog

 

"Hope Jahren is the voice that science has been waiting for." --Nature

"A superb account of the deadly struggle between humanity and what may prove the only life-bearing planet within ten light years, written in a brilliantly sardonic and conversational style." --E. O. Wilson

"Hope Jahren asks the central question of our time: how can we learn to live on a …More
 

Arguing with Socialists
Arguing with Socialists
By Beck, Glenn
2020-03 - Threshold Editions
9781982140502 Check Our Catalog

 

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

In Arguing With Socialists, New York Times bestselling author Glenn Beck arms readers to the teeth with information necessary to debunk the socialist arguments that have once again become popular, and proves that the free market is the only way to go

With his trademark humor, Beck lampoons the resurgence of this bankrupt …More
 

Our House Is on Fire: Scenes of a Family and a Planet in Crisis
Our House Is on Fire: Scenes of a Family and a Planet in Crisis
By Thunberg, Greta
Author Thunberg, Svante
Author Ernman, Malena
2020-03 - Penguin Books
9780143133575 Check Our Catalog

 

"A must-read ecological message of hope . . . Everyone with an interest in the future of this planet should read this book." --David Mitchell, The Guardian

When climate activist Greta Thunberg was eleven, her parents Malena and Svante, and her little sister Beata, were facing a crisis in their own home. Greta had stopped eating and speaking, and her mother and father had …More
 

The Baja Cookbook: 60 Recipes from Lower California
The Baja Cookbook: 60 Recipes from Lower California
By Castro Hussong, David
Author Porter, Jay
2020-03 - Ten Speed Press
9780399582837 Check Our Catalog

 

A joyful exploration of the cuisine of Baja California--hailed as Mexico's Napa Valley--with 60 recipes celebrating the laidback lifestyle found right across the border.

Less than an hour's drive from San Diego, Baja California is an up-and-coming destination for tourists looking to experience the best of what Mexico has to offer. From Baja wine country to incredible seafood …More
 

American Animals: A True Crime Memoir
American Animals: A True Crime Memoir
By Borsuk, Eric
2020-03 - Turner
9781684424511 Check Our Catalog

 

 

AS SEEN IN THE MAJOR MOTION PICTURE

"One of the most esoteric and far-fetched crimes in 21st century annals." --The Hollywood Reporter

"A rare book heist that Danny Ocean may have applauded--except for one mistake." --Vanity Fair

"A tragicomedy of errors." --Salon

"They are the young people, the people with the idealism, the passion, the …More
 

The Trials of Barbara Briggs: Poverty, Race, and the Insanity Defense in America
The Trials of Barbara Briggs: Poverty, Race, and the Insanity Defense in America
By Vinocour, Susan Nordin
2020-03 - W. W. Norton & Company
9780393651928 Check Our Catalog

 

 

When a three-year-old child was found with a head wound and other injuries, it looked like an open-and-shut case of second-degree murder. Psychologist and attorney Susan Vinocour agreed to evaluate the defendant, the child's mentally ill and impoverished grandmother, to determine whether she was competent to stand trial. Even if she had caused the child's death, had she realized at the time …More
 

Free Thinker: Sex, Suffrage, and the Extraordinary Life of Helen Hamilton Gardner
Free Thinker: Sex, Suffrage, and the Extraordinary Life of Helen Hamilton Gardner
By Hamlin, Kimberley
2020-03 - W. W. Norton & Company
9781324004974 Check Our Catalog

 

 

When Ohio newspapers published the story of Alice Chenoweth's affair with a married man, she changed her name to Helen Hamilton Gardener, moved to New York, and devoted her life to championing women's rights and decrying the sexual double standard. She published seven books and countless essays, hobnobbed with the most interesting thinkers of her era, and was celebrated for her audacious ideas …More
 

In Our Prime: How Older Women Are Reinventing the Road Ahead
In Our Prime: How Older Women Are Reinventing the Road Ahead
By Douglas, Susan
2020-03 - W. W. Norton & Company
9780393652550 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Do you see women your age portrayed as puttering gardeners and docile grannies? Do you feel bombarded by anti-aging products that insist you must "defy" getting older? And have you had enough, and are ready to challenge the intertwining of sexism and ageism in our culture? Know that you are not alone.

Susan J. Douglas declares that it is time for the largest female generation over fifty …More
 

Footprints: In Search of Future Fossils
Footprints: In Search of Future Fossils
By Farrier, David
2020-03 - Farrar, Straus and Giroux
9780374157333 Check Our Catalog

 

 

A profound meditation on climate change and the Anthropocene and an urgent search for the fossils--industrial, chemical, geological--that humans are leaving behind

What will the world look like in ten thousand years--or ten million? What kinds of stories will be told about us?

In Footprints: In Search of Future Fossils, the award-winning author David Farrier …More
 

The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz
The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz
By Larson, Erik
2020-02 - Crown Publishing Group (NY)
9780385348713 Check Our Catalog

 

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake delivers an intimate chronicle of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz--an inspiring portrait of courage and leadership in a time of unprecedented crisis

One of Chicago Tribune's Best Books of the Year So Far - "A bravura performance by one of …More
 

The Ultimate Retirement Guide for 50+: Winning Strategies to Make Your Money Last a Lifetime
The Ultimate Retirement Guide for 50+: Winning Strategies to Make Your Money Last a Lifetime
By Orman, Suze
2020-02 - Hay House
9781401959920 Check Our Catalog

 

The instant NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BESTSELLER

USA TODAY BESTSELLER

THE PATH TO YOUR ULTIMATE RETIREMENT STARTS RIGHT HERE

Retirement today is more complex than ever before. It is most definitely …More
 

Smacked: A Story of White-Collar Ambition, Addiction, and Tragedy
Smacked: A Story of White-Collar Ambition, Addiction, and Tragedy
By Zimmerman, Eilene
2020-02 - Random House
9780525511007 Check Our Catalog

 

A journalist pieces together the mysteries surrounding her ex-husband's descent into drug addiction while trying to rebuild a life for her family, taking readers on an intimate journey into the world of white-collar drug abuse.

"A rare combination of journalistic rigor, personal courage, and writerly grace."--Bill Clegg, author of Portrait of an Addict as a Young Man

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18 Tiny Deaths: The Untold Story of Frances Glessner Lee and the Invention of Modern Forensics
18 Tiny Deaths: The Untold Story of Frances Glessner Lee and the Invention of Modern Forensics
By Goldfarb, Bruce
Introduction by Melinek, Judy
2020-02 - Sourcebooks
9781492680475 Check Our Catalog

 

 

A captivating blend of history, women in science, and true crime, 18 Tiny Deaths tells the story of how one woman changed the face of forensics forever.

Frances Glessner Lee, born a socialite to a wealthy and influential Chicago family in the 1870s, was never meant to have a career, let alone one steeped in death and …More
 

Designing Your Work Life: How to Thrive and Change and Find Happiness at Work
Designing Your Work Life: How to Thrive and Change and Find Happiness at Work
By Burnett, Bill
Author Evans, Dave
2020-02 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780525655244 Check Our Catalog

 

When Designing Your Life was published in 2016, Stanford's Bill Burnett and Dave Evans taught readers how to use design thinking to build meaningful, fulfilling lives ("Life has questions. They have answers." -The New York Times). The book struck a chord, becoming an instant #1 New York Times bestseller. Now, in DESIGNING YOUR WORK LIFE: How to Thrive and Change …More
 

Meals, Music, and Muses: Recipes from My African American Kitchen
Meals, Music, and Muses: Recipes from My African American Kitchen
By Smalls, Alexander
Author Chambers, Veronica
2020-02 - Flatiron Books
9781250098092 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Iconic chef and world-renowned opera singer Alexander Smalls marries two of his greatest passions--food and music--in Meals, Music, and Muses. More than just a cookbook, Smalls takes readers on a delicious journey through the South to examine the food that has shaped the region. Each chapter is named for a type of music to help readers understand the spirit that animates these recipes. …More
 

Suffrage: Women's Long Battle for the Vote
Suffrage: Women's Long Battle for the Vote
By DuBois, Ellen Carol
2020-02 - Simon & Schuster
9781501165160 Check Our Catalog

 

Honoring the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment to the Constitution, this exciting history explores the full scope of the movement to win the vote for women through portraits of its bold leaders and devoted activists.

Distinguished historian Ellen Carol DuBois begins in the pre-Civil War years with foremothers Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, and Sojourner …More
 

Supreme Inequality: The Supreme Court's Fifty-Year Battle for a More Unjust America
Supreme Inequality: The Supreme Court's Fifty-Year Battle for a More Unjust America
By Cohen, Adam
2020-02 - Penguin Press
9780735221505 Check Our Catalog

 

A New York Times "20 Books We're Watching For in 2020" pick

From New York Times bestselling author Adam Cohen, a revelatory examination of the conservative direction of the Supreme Court over the last fifty years since the Nixon administration

In 1969, newly elected president Richard Nixon launched an assault on the Supreme Court. He appointed four conservative …More
 

The Second Chance Club: Finding Hardship and Seeking Hope After Prison
The Second Chance Club: Finding Hardship and Seeking Hope After Prison
By Hardy, Jason
2020-02 - Simon & Schuster
9781982128593 Check Our Catalog

 

A former parole officer shines a bright light on a huge yet hidden part of our justice system through the intertwining stories of seven parolees striving to survive the chaos that awaits them after prison in this illuminating and dramatic book.

Prompted by a dead-end retail job and a vague desire to increase the amount of justice in his hometown, Jason Hardy became a parole officer in …More
 

Dark Towers: Deutsche Bank, Donald Trump, and an Epic Trail of Destruction
Dark Towers: Deutsche Bank, Donald Trump, and an Epic Trail of Destruction
By Enrich, David
2020-02 - Custom House
9780062878816 Check Our Catalog

 

 

#1 WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER * NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

New York Times finance editor David Enrich's explosive expos of the most scandalous bank in the world, revealing its shadowy ties to Donald Trump, Putin's Russia, and Nazi Germany

"A jaw-dropping …More
 

The Hidden History of the War on Voting: Who Stole Your Vote and How to Get It Back
The Hidden History of the War on Voting: Who Stole Your Vote and How to Get It Back
By Hartmann, Thom
2020-02 - Berrett-Koehler Publishers
9781523087785 Check Our Catalog

 

"Hartmann's history of voter suppression in America is necessary information given current news about voter registration purges and redistricting...a particularly timely topic for an election year, and anyone who is seriously concerned about the survival of American democracy will want to read this book and apply its lessons."--Booklist

America's #1 progressive radio host looks …More
 

The Ones We've Been Waiting for: How a New Generation of Leaders Is Transforming America
The Ones We've Been Waiting for: How a New Generation of Leaders Is Transforming America
By Alter, Charlotte
2020-02 - Viking
9780525561507 Check Our Catalog

 

An optimistic look at the future of American leadership by a brilliant young reporter

A new generation is stepping up. There are now twenty-six millennials in Congress--a fivefold increase gained in the 2018 midterms alone. They are governing Midwestern cities and college towns, running for city councils, and serving in state legislatures. They are acting urgently on climate change …More
 

Nature's Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation That Starts in Your Yard
Nature's Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation That Starts in Your Yard
By Tallamy, Douglas W.
2020-02 - Timber Press (OR)
9781604699005 Check Our Catalog

 

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Douglas W. Tallamy's first book, Bringing Nature Home, awakened thousands of readers to an urgent situation: wildlife populations are in decline because the native plants they depend on are fast disappearing. His solution? Plant more natives. In this new book, Tallamy takes the next step and outlines his vision for a grassroots approach to …More
 

Me and White Supremacy: A 28-Day Challenge to Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor
Me and White Supremacy: A 28-Day Challenge to Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor
By Saad, Layla F.
Foreword by Diangelo, Robin
2020-01 - Sourcebooks
9781728209807 Check Our Catalog

 

 

The New York Times and USA Today bestseller This eye-opening book challenges you to do the essential work of unpacking your biases, and helps white people take action and dismantle the privilege within themselves so that you can stop (often unconsciously) inflicting damage on people of color, and in …More
 

A Black Women's History of the United States
A Black Women's History of the United States
By Berry, Daina Ramey
Author Gross, Kali Nicole
2020-02 - Beacon Press
9780807033555 Check Our Catalog

 

A vibrant and empowering history that emphasizes the perspectives and stories of African American women to show how they are--and have always been--instrumental in shaping our country

In centering Black women's stories, two award-winning historians seek both to empower African American women and to show their allies that Black women's unique ability to make their own communities while …More
 

Code Red: How Progressives and Moderates Can Unite to Save Our Country
Code Red: How Progressives and Moderates Can Unite to Save Our Country
By Dionne, E. J.
2020-02 - St. Martin's Press
9781250256478 Check Our Catalog

 

 

An exquisitely timed book ... Code Red is a worthwhile exploration of the shared goals (and shared enemies) that unite moderates and progressives. But more than that, it is a sharp reminder that the common ground on which Dionne built his career has been badly eroded, with little prospect that it will soon be restored." --The New York Times Book …More
 

Brother & Sister: A Memoir
Brother & Sister: A Memoir
By Keaton, Diane
2020-02 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780451494504 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From the beloved film star and best-selling author of Then Again--a heartfelt memoir about Diane Keaton's relationship with her younger brother, and a poignant exploration of the divergent paths siblings' lives can take.

When they were children in the suburbs of Los Angeles in the 1950s, Diane Keaton and her younger brother, Randy, were …More
 

Rage Baking: The Transformative Power of Flour, Butter, Sugar, and Women's Voices
Rage Baking: The Transformative Power of Flour, Butter, Sugar, and Women's Voices
By Gunst, Kathy
Author Gunst, Kathy
2020-02 - Tiller Press
9781982132675 Check Our Catalog

 

50+ recipes, short essays, and quotes from some of the best bakers, activists, and outspoken women in our country today--this cookbook encourages women to use sugar and sass as a way to defend, resist, and protest.

Since the 2016 election, many women across the country have felt rage, fury, and frustration, wondering how we got here. Some act by calling their senators, some write …More
 

Invisible Americans: The Tragic Cost of Child Poverty
Invisible Americans: The Tragic Cost of Child Poverty
By Madrick, Jeff
2020-01 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780451494184 Check Our Catalog

 

"A clarion call to address this most unjust blight upon the American landscape. Madrick has provided a valuable service in presenting a highly readable and cogent argument for change."--Mark R. Rank, The Washington Post

By official count, more than one out of every six American children live beneath the poverty line. But statistics alone tell little of the story. In Invisible …More
 

Leadership Strategy and Tactics: Field Manual
Leadership Strategy and Tactics: Field Manual
By Willink, Jocko
2020-01 - St. Martin's Press
9781250226846 Check Our Catalog

 

 

#1 New York Times Bestseller

#1 USA Today bestseller

The ultimate guide on leadership from the bestselling co-author of Extreme Ownership.

In the military, a field manual provides instructions in simple, clear, step-by-step language to help soldiers complete their mission. In the civilian sector, …More
 

Martha Stewart's Organizing: The Manual for Bringing Order to Your Life, Home & Routines
Martha Stewart's Organizing: The Manual for Bringing Order to Your Life, Home & Routines
By Stewart, Martha
2020-01 - Houghton Mifflin
9781328508256 Check Our Catalog

 

The ultimate guide to getting your life in order--with hundreds of practical and empowering ideas, projects, and tips--from America's most trusted lifestyle authority

Trust Martha to help you master all things organizing--sorting, purging, tidying, and simplifying your life--with smart solutions and inspiration. Here, she offers her best guidance, methods, and DIY projects for …More
 

Successful Aging: A Neuroscientist Explores the Power and Potential of Our Lives
Successful Aging: A Neuroscientist Explores the Power and Potential of Our Lives
By Levitin, Daniel J.
2020-01 - Dutton Books
9781524744182 Check Our Catalog

 

INSTANT TOP 10 BESTSELLER *New York Times *USAToday *Washington Post *LA Times

"Debunks the idea that aging inevitably brings infirmity and unhappiness and instead offers a trove of practical, evidence-based guidance for living longer and better."

--Daniel H. Pink, author of When and Drive

SUCCESSFUL AGING delivers …More
 

A New Way to Age
A New Way to Age
By Somers, Suzanne
2020-01 - Gallery Books
9781982110949 Check Our Catalog

 

At seventy-three years young, #1 New York Times bestselling author and health guru Suzanne Somers has established herself as a leading voice on antiaging. With A New Way to Age, she takes things a step further to present a revolutionary philosophy for a longer and better quality life--in the form of easy-to-understand lessons and doctor interviews that will make you feel like …More
 

Cannabis Capital
Cannabis Capital
By O'Brien, Ross
2020-01 - Entrepreneur Press
9781599186610 Check Our Catalog

 

Welcome to Cannabis Capital Raising capital, like any other core business function, requires strategy, a managed process, strong execution, and the ability to handle a lot of rejection--and the added challenges and popularity of the cannabis economy mean that you need to create a pitch that really sets you apart from your competitors.

Cannabis venture capitalist Ross O'Brien shares his insights …More
 

Yard and Garden Furniture, 2nd Edition: Plans & Step-By-Step Instructions to Create 20 Useful Outdoor Projects
Yard and Garden Furniture, 2nd Edition: Plans & Step-By-Step Instructions to Create 20 Useful Outdoor Projects
By Hylton, Bill
2020-01 - Creative Homeowner
9781580118507 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Looking to spruce up your outdoor space with creative DIY furniture? Yard and Garden Furniture will provide you with 20 creative and useful outdoor projects, from simple to sophisticated. With step-by-step instructions, coordinating photography, supply lists, cutting plans, and assembly views, you'll be equipped with inspiration and guidance to complete a wide variety of yard and garden …More
 

Everything Chocolate
Everything Chocolate
By America's Test Kitchen
2020-01 - America's Test Kitchen
9781948703086 Check Our Catalog

 

Make your decadent dreams come true with this chocolate-covered collection of more than 200 foolproof recipes that showcase the treasured dessert ingredient--from delicious morning baked goods and pick-me-up treats to rich after-dinner delights for special occasions.

Chocolate may be the most universally loved (and craved) flavoring, and Everything Chocolate is the definitive …More
 

Big Flavors from Italian America: Family-Style Favorites from Coast to Coast
Big Flavors from Italian America: Family-Style Favorites from Coast to Coast
By America's Test Kitchen
2020-01 - America's Test Kitchen
9781945256790 Check Our Catalog

 

Celebrate the generous, comforting red sauce cooking that defines Italian America.

Dig into the best of Italian American cooking with recipes that would make any nonna proud. Bubbling lasagna and drop meatballs are hard to resist, but save room for Braciole and Chicken Scarpariello. Then go on the road to discover dishes from humble delis and hole-in-the-wall restaurants, like …More
 

Incredible One Day Woodworking Projects: Build Quality, Custom Furniture and Decor the Fast and Easy Way
Incredible One Day Woodworking Projects: Build Quality, Custom Furniture and Decor the Fast and Easy Way
By Spillman, Liz
Author Spillman, Liz
2020-01 - Page Street Publishing
9781624149337 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Fast Weekend Projects for an Upscale, Rustic Home

In their debut book, JP Strate and Liz Spillman, creators of the popular DIY YouTube channel The Rehab Life, bring over 20 new beginner-friendly furniture projects to your home. Their distinctive style pairs clean, contemporary designs with natural wood and warm stains to give your space that urban farmhouse look. There's no need …More
 

Cat Tale: The Wild, Weird Battle to Save the Endangered Florida Panther
Cat Tale: The Wild, Weird Battle to Save the Endangered Florida Panther
By Pittman, Craig
2020-01 - Hanover Square Press
9781335938800 Check Our Catalog

 

"Witty and passionate." --Lauren Groff

"Craig Pittman has a remarkable talent for telling stories set in the Sunshine State that never fail to fascinate and entertain."--Gilbert King

"The definitive book on one of America's least understood apex predators. The story of how Florida's panthers were saved from extinction is one that both deserves and needs to be told." --Dane …More
 

The Contact Paradox: Challenging Our Assumptions in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence
The Contact Paradox: Challenging Our Assumptions in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence
By Cooper, Keith
2020-01 - Bloomsbury SIGMA
9781472960429 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Inside the difficult questions about humanity's search for extraterrestrial intelligence.

What will happen if humanity makes contact with another civilization on a different planet? In The Contact Paradox, space journalist Keith Cooper tackles some of the myths and assumptions that underlie SETI--the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence.

In 1974 a message was beamed …More
 

Unmaking the Presidency: Donald Trump's War on the World's Most Powerful Office
Unmaking the Presidency: Donald Trump's War on the World's Most Powerful Office
By Hennessey, Susan
Author Wittes, Benjamin
2020-01 - Farrar, Straus and Giroux
9780374175368 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Unmaking the Presidency, devastating in its understatedness, may prove to be the most important book about the Trump presidency. --Tabatha Southey, Maclean's

Perhaps the most penetrating book to have been written about Trump in office. --Lawrence Douglas, The Times Literary Supplement

The definitive …More
 

A Very Stable Genius: Donald J. Trump's Testing of America
A Very Stable Genius: Donald J. Trump's Testing of America
By Leonnig, Carol
Author Leonnig, Carol
2020-01 - Penguin Press
9781984877499 Check Our Catalog

 

The instant #1 bestseller.

"This taut and terrifying book is among the most closely observed accounts of Donald J. Trump's shambolic tenure in office to date."

- Dwight Garner, The New York Times

Washington Post national investigative reporter Carol Leonnig and White House bureau chief Philip Rucker, both Pulitzer Prize winners, provide the definitive insider narrative …More
 

Genetics for Dummies
Genetics for Dummies
By Spock, Lisa
Author Spock, Lisa
2020-01 - For Dummies
9781119633037 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Your no-nonsense guide to genetics

With rapid advances in genomic technologies, genetic testing has become a key part of both clinical practice and research. Scientists are constantly discovering more about how genetics plays a role in health and disease, and healthcare providers are using this information to more accurately identify their patients' particular medical needs. …More
 

Don't Believe a Word: The Surprising Truth about Language
Don't Believe a Word: The Surprising Truth about Language
By Shariatmadari, David
2020-01 - W. W. Norton & Company
9781324004257 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Think you know language? Think again.

  • There are languages that change when your mother-in-law is present.
  • The language you speak could make you more prone to accidents.
  • Swear words are produced in a special part of your brain.

Over the past few decades, we have reached new frontiers of linguistic knowledge. Linguists can now explain how and why language …More
 

Overground Railroad: The Green Book & Roots of Black Travel in America
Overground Railroad: The Green Book & Roots of Black Travel in America
By Taylor, Candacy
2020-01 - Abrams Press
9781419738173 Check Our Catalog

 

The first book to explore the historical role and residual impact of the Green Book, a travel guide for black motorists

Published from 1936 to 1966, the Green Book was hailed as the "black travel guide to America." At that time, it was very dangerous and difficult for African-Americans to travel because black travelers couldn't eat, sleep, or buy gas at most white-owned …More
 

Edibles for Beginners: A Cannabis Cookbook
Edibles for Beginners: A Cannabis Cookbook
By Wolf, Laurie
Author Wolf, Mary
2019-12 - Rockridge Press
9781646111176 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Go from budding baker to edible expert with this cannabis cookbook

Mastering homemade cannabis creations is a true art and science-but every edible enthusiast knows there's a fine line between a relaxing munchie and a bite of reefer madness. This cannabis cookbook shows you how to confidently bake uniquely yummy sweet and savory goods in the comfort of your own …More
 

The Joy of Movement: How Exercise Helps Us Find Happiness, Hope, Connection, and Courage
The Joy of Movement: How Exercise Helps Us Find Happiness, Hope, Connection, and Courage
By McGonigal, Kelly
2019-12 - Avery Publishing Group
9780525534105 Check Our Catalog

 

The bestselling author of The Willpower Instinct introduces a surprising science-based book that doesn't tell us why we should exercise but instead shows us how to fall in love with movement.

Exercise is health-enhancing and life-extending, yet many of us feel it's a chore. But, as Kelly McGonigal reveals, it doesn't have to be. Movement …More
 

The Defined Dish Wholesome Weeknights: Whole30 Endorsed, 100 Real Food Recipes That Work for Everyday Life
The Defined Dish Wholesome Weeknights: Whole30 Endorsed, 100 Real Food Recipes That Work for Everyday Life
By Snodgrass, Alex
Foreword by Hartwig Urban, Melissa
2019-12 - Houghton Mifflin
9780358004417 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Healthy, easy, and delicious recipes from the Defined Dish blog--fully endorsed by Whole30

Alex Snodgrass of TheDefinedDish.com is the third author in the popular Whole30 Endorsed series. With gluten-free, dairy-free, and grain-free recipes that sound and look way too delicious to be healthy, this is a cookbook people can turn to after …More
 

Campaigns and Elections: What Everyone Needs to Know(r)
Campaigns and Elections: What Everyone Needs to Know(r)
By Johnson, Dennis W.
2019-10 - Oxford University Press, USA
9780190935573 Check Our Catalog

 

Frequent and fair elections, open to all, are fundamental elements of a democracy. The United States, through its local, state, and national contests, holds more elections, more often, than any other democracy in the world. But in recent years, there have been troubling signs that our system of campaigns and elections has become much more fragile than we had previously thought. More specifically, …More