New Adult Nonfiction Books

New Arrivals Added To Our Adult Nonfiction Collection in the last 7 days

View all on one page

Sign up for new Nonfiction emails

Title Date addedsort icon
Good morning, Mr. Mandela by La Grange, Zelda, author.

Good morning, Mr. Mandela

One of Mandela's three private secretaries and now working for the Nelson Mandela Foundation, "La Grange pays tribute to Nelson Mandela as she knew him: a teacher who gave her the most valuable lessons of her life. The Mr. Mandela we meet in these pages is a man who refused to be defined by his past, who forgave and respected all, but who was also frank, teasing, and direct. As he renewed his country, he also freed La Grange from a closed world of fear and mistrust, giving her life true meaning"

Aug 26, 2014
The glass closet - why coming out is good business by Browne, John, 1948-

The glass closet - why coming out is good business

Exposing the culture of homophobia that still runs rampant in corporations around the world, the former CEO of BP draws on his own experiences to reveal why self-disclosure is best for employees despite the risk.

Aug 26, 2014
God's smuggler by Andrew, Brother.

God's smuggler

The classic, true-life thriller of Brother Andrew, who risked everything to smuggle Bibles across closed borders. Over 1 million copies in print!

Aug 26, 2014
Hand to mouth - living in bootstrap America by Tirado, Linda.

Hand to mouth - living in bootstrap America

"An examination of what it means to be poor in America today"--

Aug 26, 2014
Grumman F-14 Tomcat - bye-bye, Baby ...! - images & reminiscences from 35 years of active service by

Grumman F-14 Tomcat - bye-bye, Baby ...!  - images & reminiscences from 35 years of active service

Aug 26, 2014
Hitler's scientists - science, war, and the devil's pact by Cornwell, John, 1940-

Hitler's scientists - science, war, and the devil's pact

In Hitler's Scientists, British historian John Cornwell explores German scientific genius in the first half of the twentieth century and shows how Germany's early lead in the new physics led to the discovery of atomic fission, which in turn led the way to the atom bomb, and how the ideas of Darwinism were hijacked to create the lethal doctrine of racial cleansing.

Aug 26, 2014
The history of rock 'n' roll in ten songs by Marcus, Greil.

The history of rock 'n' roll in ten songs

Aug 26, 2014
The good son - JFK Jr. and the mother he loved by Andersen, Christopher P, author.

The good son - JFK Jr. and the mother he loved

Details the life of John F. Kennedy, Jr., assessing his definitive relationships with his mother and other women while chronicling the aftermath of his early death.

Aug 26, 2014
The good dog - true stories of love, loss, and loyalty by Garden and Gun (COR)/ Dibenedetto, David

The good dog - true stories of love, loss, and loyalty

Inspired by "Garden & Gun" magazine's popular "Good Dog" column, a collection of true stories celebrating the unique relationship between humans and their canine companions includes contributions by Jon Meacham, Roy Blount Jr., Dominique Browning, and P.J. O'Rourke.

Aug 26, 2014
Greater community spirituality - a new revelation by Summers, Marshall Vian.

Greater community spirituality - a new revelation

Aug 26, 2014
Hand-lettering ledger by McDevitt, Mary Kate

Hand-lettering ledger

Aug 26, 2014
Mrs. Wheelbarrow's practical pantry - recipes and techniques for year-round preserving by Barrow, Cathy.

Mrs. Wheelbarrow's practical pantry - recipes and techniques for year-round preserving

Aug 26, 2014
Miracles - what they are, why they happen, and how they can change your life by Metaxas, Eric.

Miracles - what they are, why they happen, and how they can change your life

Shares compelling case studies that support theories about the plausibility of miracles to discuss what they are, why they happen, and how they can be understood.

Aug 26, 2014
Minecraft Redstone for Dummies - Portable Edition by Cordeiro (COR)

Minecraft Redstone for Dummies - Portable Edition

Aug 26, 2014
Minecraft Recipes for Dummies - Portable Edition by Stay, Jesse

Minecraft Recipes for Dummies - Portable Edition

Aug 26, 2014
Minecraft Construction for Dummies - Portable Edition by Cordeiro (COR)

Minecraft Construction for Dummies - Portable Edition

Aug 26, 2014
Matlab for Dummies by Sizemore, Jim

Matlab for Dummies

Aug 26, 2014
Masked - the life of Anna Leonowens, schoolmistress at the court of Siam by Habegger, Alfred, author.

Masked - the life of Anna Leonowens, schoolmistress at the court of Siam

Aug 26, 2014
Make it mighty ugly - exercises & advice for getting creative even when it ain't pretty by Werker, Kim Piper, author.

Make it mighty ugly - exercises & advice for getting creative even when it ain't pretty

"Fans of DIY projects and crafts will conquer their fear of failure and create their own masterpieces using this fun and inspiring handbook. Get Crafty. Make Great Stuff. Be Creative! The number one fear of all creative types--crafters, DIYers, makers, artists--is that failure lurks right around the corner. Crafty blogger and creativity guru Kim Piper Werker urges everyone to pick up their pen or paintbrush or scissors and make something mighty ugly: get that "failure" out of the way. This frien

Aug 26, 2014
Make it ahead / A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook by Garten, Ina.

Make it ahead / A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook

"For the first time, trusted and beloved cookbook author Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contessa, answers the number one question she receives from cooks: Can I make it ahead? If you've ever found yourself stuck in front of the stove at your own party, scrambling to get everything to the table at just the right moment, Ina is here to let you in on her secrets! Thanks to twenty years of running a specialty food store and fifteen years writing cookbooks, she has learned exactly which dishes you can prep

Aug 26, 2014