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

Titlesort icon Date added
Insight Guides Explore Melbourne by Insight Guides (COR)

Insight Guides Explore Melbourne

Jun 25, 2015
Iraq - A Short History by Robertson, John F.

Iraq - A Short History

Jul 1, 2015
Irrepressible - the Jazz Age life of Henrietta Bingham by Bingham, Emily, author.

Irrepressible - the Jazz Age life of Henrietta Bingham

"Raised like a princess in one of the most powerful families in the American South, Henrietta was offered the helm of a publishing empire. Instead, she ripped through the Jazz Age like an F. Scott Fitzgerald character: intoxicating and intoxicated, selfish and shameful, seductive and brilliant, and often terribly troubled. In New York, Louisville, and London she drove men and women wild with desire, and her youth blazed with sex. But her lesbian love affairs made her the subject of derision and

Jul 1, 2015
Irrepressible - the Jazz Age life of Henrietta Bingham by Bingham, Emily.

Irrepressible - the Jazz Age life of Henrietta Bingham

Jun 25, 2015
It's Not Always Racist| but Sometimes It Is - Reshaping How We Think About Racism by Poulton, Dionne Wright

It's Not Always Racist| but Sometimes It Is - Reshaping How We Think About Racism

Jul 1, 2015
Ivory Vikings- The King, the Walrus, the Artist and the Empire That Created the World's Most Famous Chessmen by Brown, Nancy Marie.

Ivory Vikings- The King, the Walrus, the Artist and the Empire That Created the World's Most Famous Chessmen

Jul 1, 2015
Kanye West - God and Monster by Beaumont, Mark

Kanye West - God and Monster

Jul 1, 2015
Keepers - the greatest films-and personal favorites-of a moviegoing lifetime by Schickel, Richard.

Keepers - the greatest films-and personal favorites-of a moviegoing lifetime

Jun 26, 2015
Kendo - culture of the sword by Bennett, Alexander, author.

Kendo - culture of the sword

"Kendo is the first book in English to provide an in-depth historical, cultural, and political account of the Japanese martial art of swordsmanship, from its beginnings in military training and arcane medieval schools to its widespread practice today as a global sport. Alexander Bennett shows how kendo evolved through a recurring process of 'inventing tradition', which served the changing ideologies and needs of Japanese warriors and governments over the course of history. Kendo follows the deve

Jul 1, 2015
Kill the silence - a survivor's life reclaimed by Korra, Monika.

Kill the silence - a survivor's life reclaimed

"In 2009, college sophomore and track star Monika Korra was grabbed by three men on her way home from a party and brutally raped. Within hours of being released, Monika resolved that she would not be a victim--she was going to be a survivor. Monika shares how she made herself whole again after the attack, describing the combination of mental, spiritual, and physical work that helped her heal. Kill the Silence is a gripping read about one woman's journey to recover from trauma and a call to arms

Jul 1, 2015
Kissinger's Shadow - The Long Reach of America's Most Controversial Statesman by Grandin, Greg

Kissinger's Shadow - The Long Reach of America's Most Controversial Statesman

Jul 1, 2015
Knit your own pet / Easy-to-Follow Patterns for a Cat, Mouse, Guinea Pig, Pony, and More Adorable Companions by Muir, Sally, author.

Knit your own pet / Easy-to-Follow Patterns for a Cat, Mouse, Guinea Pig, Pony, and More Adorable Companions

Presents patterns for knitting such soft toy animal pets as tortoises, rabbits, mice, and canaries.

Jul 1, 2015
Knitting in plain English by Righetti, Maggie.

Knitting in plain English

The first edition of this indispensable classic gave knitters easy-to-follow advice. Drawing on decades of experience as a knitting instructor and designer, Maggie Righetti offered step-by-step directions on avoiding common mistakes and getting out of tricky spots. In this updated and revised version, Righetti gives readers what they've asked for: advice on making various garments, working with new patterns and different kinds of yarn, and even an introduction to her own legendary history. Neith

Jul 1, 2015
Knock Wood by Bergen, Candice

Knock Wood

Jul 1, 2015
Kris Kristofferson - country highwayman by Hurd, Mary G.

Kris Kristofferson - country highwayman

Jul 1, 2015
Kundalini yoga - techniques for developing strength, awareness, and character by Singh Megarisiotis, Athanasios Karta.

Kundalini yoga - techniques for developing strength, awareness, and character

Shares step-by-step instructions on the basics of Kundalini yoga, explaining how its less-straining positions and meditative focus on stress reduction renders it an accessible and beneficial discipline regardless of fitness level.

Jul 1, 2015
Last chance mustang - the story of one horse, one horseman, and one final shot at redemption by Bornstein, Mitchell.

Last chance mustang - the story of one horse, one horseman, and one final shot at redemption

"Last Chance Mustang is the story of Samson, a formerly free-roaming, still wild-at-heart American mustang that was plucked from his mountainous Nevada home and thrown into the domestic horse world where he was brutalized and victimized. After years of abuse, Samson had evolved into a hateful and hated, maladjusted beast until the day he found his way to a rural Illinois farm, an ill-equipped owner, and one last chance. Mitch Bornstein's task was to tame the violent beast whose best defense had

Jul 1, 2015
Legal rights - the guide for deaf and hard of hearing people by National Association of the Deaf (COR)

Legal rights - the guide for deaf and hard of hearing people

Jul 1, 2015
Letters from my father's murderer - a journey of forgiveness by Coombs, Laurie A., 1979-

Letters from my father's murderer - a journey of forgiveness

"An extraordinary true story of grace, mercy, and the redemptive power of God When her father was murdered, Laurie Coombs and her family sought justice?and found it. Yet, despite the swift punishment of the killer, Laurie found herself increasingly full of pain, bitterness, and anger she couldn’t control. It was the call to love and forgive her father’s murderer that set her, the murderer, and several other inmates on the journey that would truly change their lives forever. This compelling story

Jul 1, 2015
Lighting the world - transforming our energy future by bringing electricity to everyone by Rogers, Jim E., 1947-

Lighting the world - transforming our energy future by bringing electricity to everyone

"1.2 billion people on Earth still don't have electricity. Even where cell phones are now common, like sub-Saharan Africa and parts of India, villagers still walk miles to charge them. But new large-scale, sustainable solutions will not only usher in a new era of light, but be an important first step in lifting people from poverty and putting them on a road of sustainable economic development. Also, a unique, transforming opportunity for Western thinkers and practitioners will be created. These

Jul 1, 2015