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
Beyond the pale - folklore, family, and the mystery of our hidden genes by Urquhart, Emily.

Beyond the pale - folklore, family, and the mystery of our hidden genes

"A journalist and folklore scholar accustomed to processing the world through other people's stories, Emily is drawn to understanding her child's difference by researching the cultural beliefs associated with albinism worldwide. While navigating new territory as a first-time parent of a child with a disability, Emily embarks on a three-year journey across North America and Africa to discover how we explain human differences, not through scientific facts or statistics but through a system of cult

Apr 27, 2015
Big Data Baseball - Math, Miracles, and the End of a 20-year Losing Streak by Sawchik, Travis

Big Data Baseball - Math, Miracles, and the End of a 20-year Losing Streak

Apr 24, 2015
Big weed - an entrepreneur's high-stakes adventures in the budding legal marijuana business by Hageseth, Christian, 1968- author.

Big weed - an entrepreneur's high-stakes adventures in the budding legal marijuana business

Amazon.com

Apr 27, 2015
Birth of a theorem - a mathematical adventure by Villani, Cédric, 1973-, author.

Birth of a theorem - a mathematical adventure

"An intimate look inside a mathematician's mind as he wrestles with the theorem that will make his reputation Ce´dric Villani is a rock-star mathematician. An intellect of unusual depth and breadth, he is the director of France's greatest mathematics research institute. In 2010 he received the Fields Medal, the most coveted prize in mathematics, for his proofs resolving one of the most controversial theories of classical physics. Birth of a Theorem is his own account of the year leading up to th

Apr 21, 2015
Black hole - how an idea abandoned by Newtonians, hated by Einstein, and gambled on by Hawking became loved by Bartusiak, Marcia, 1950-

Black hole - how an idea abandoned by Newtonians, hated by Einstein, and gambled on by Hawking became loved

Apr 27, 2015
Blackout - Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget by Hepola, Sarah

Blackout - Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget

Apr 24, 2015
Blood, sweat and tears - an oral history of the American Red Cross by Turk, Michele.

Blood, sweat and tears - an oral history of the American Red Cross

Apr 23, 2015
Blue yodel by Elkins, Ansel, 1982- author.

Blue yodel

Apr 27, 2015
Body punishment - OCD, addiction, and finding the courage to heal by Simone, Maggie Lamond, author.

Body punishment - OCD, addiction, and finding the courage to heal

Apr 27, 2015
Born bad - a novel by Boyce, James, 1964-

Born bad - a novel

Apr 24, 2015
Bowie on Bowie - interviews and encounters with David Bowie by

Bowie on Bowie - interviews and encounters with David Bowie

"Bowie on Bowie presents some of the best interviews David Bowie has granted in his near five-decade career. Each featured interview traces a new step in his unique journey, successively freezing him in time in all of his various incarnations, from a young novelty hit-maker and Ziggy Stardust to plastic soul player, 1980s sell-out, and the artistically reborn and beloved elder statesman of challenging popular music. In all of these iterations he is remarkably articulate and also preternaturally

Apr 27, 2015
Brain maker - the power of gut microbes to heal and protect your brain--for life by Perlmutter, David, 1954- author.

Brain maker - the power of gut microbes to heal and protect your brain--for life

"Perlmutter explains the potent interplay between intestinal microbes and the brain, describing how the microbiome develops from birth and evolves based on lifestyle choices, how it can become 'sick,' and how nurturing gut health through a few easy strategies can alter your brain's destiny for the better. With ... dietary recommendations and a ... program of six steps to improving gut ecology, [this book] opens the door to ... brain health potential"--Amazon.com.

Apr 27, 2015
Breezeway - New Poems by Ashbery, John

Breezeway - New Poems

Apr 24, 2015
Bruno Mars - pop superstar by Watson, Stephanie, 1969- author.

Bruno Mars - pop superstar

Examines the life and career of Bruno Mars.

Apr 27, 2015
Building fireplace mantels - distinctive projects for any style home by Rodriguez, Mario, 1950-

Building fireplace mantels - distinctive projects for any style home

Projects include: Simple colonial mantel -- Georgian mantel -- Simple federal mantel -- Arts and crafts mantel -- The Mackintosh mantel -- Victorian mantel -- Greene and Greene mantel -- Art deco mantel -- Contemporary architectural mantel.

Apr 27, 2015
Building soil - a down-to-earth approach - natural solutions for better gardens and yards by Murphy, Elizabeth, 1976- author.

Building soil - a down-to-earth approach - natural solutions for better gardens and yards

Apr 24, 2015
Called - my journey to C.S. Lewis's house and back again by Pemberton, Ryan J., 1984-

Called - my journey to C.S. Lewis's house and back again

Apr 27, 2015
Camping Utah - a comprehensive guide to public tent and RV Campgrounds by Ikenberry, Donna Lynn.

Camping Utah - a comprehensive guide to public tent and RV Campgrounds

Apr 24, 2015
Cancún & Yucatán Peninsula by Arghiris, Richard, author.

Cancún & Yucatán Peninsula

Apr 27, 2015
Celebrity in chief - a history of the presidents and the culture of stardom by Walsh, Kenneth T.

Celebrity in chief - a history of the presidents and the culture of stardom

Analyzes the inherent celebrity that comes with being the United States president and explains how some presidents successfully capitalized on their fame to make themselves more effective leaders and others did not.

Apr 24, 2015