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
One magic square - vegetable gardening - the easy, organic way to grow your own food on a 3-foot square by Houbein, Lolo, author.

One magic square - vegetable gardening - the easy, organic way to grow your own food on a 3-foot square

Discusses the importance of local, organic gardening, and provides guidelines for cultivating a variety of herb, fruit, and vegetable gardens on one square yard of land.

Jun 28, 2016
Oman and the UAE by Marcinkowska, Katarzyna, author.

Oman and the UAE

Jun 24, 2016
Noro Silk Garden - the 20th anniversary collection by Sixth & Spring Books (COR)

Noro Silk Garden - the 20th anniversary collection

Presents thirty knitting patterns showcasing the Noro Silk Garden line of yarns, including patterns for hats, sweaters, scarves, shawls, and mittens.

Jun 28, 2016
Normal life - administrative violence, critical trans politics, and the limits of law by Spade, Dean, 1977- author.

Normal life - administrative violence, critical trans politics, and the limits of law

"In Normal Life Dean Spade presents revelatory critiques of the legal equality framework for social change and points to examples of transformative grassroots trans activism that are raising demands that go beyond traditional civil rights reforms. Spade explodes the assumptions about what legal rights can do for marginalized populations and describes transformative resistance processes and formations that address the root causes of harm and violence. Setting forth a politic that goes beyond the

Jun 28, 2016
Normal life - administrative violence, critical trans politics, and the limits of law by Spade, Dean, 1977- author.

Normal life - administrative violence, critical trans politics, and the limits of law

Jun 23, 2016
Never a dull moment - 1971-- the year that rock exploded by Hepworth, David, 1950- author.

Never a dull moment - 1971-- the year that rock exploded

"David Hepworth, an ardent music fan and well regarded critic, was twenty-one in '71, the same age as many of the legendary artists who arrived on the scene. Taking us on a tour of the major moments, the events and songs of this remarkable year, he shows how musicians came together to form the perfect storm of rock and roll greatness, starting a musical era that would last longer than anyone predicted. Those who joined bands to escape things that lasted found themselves in a new age, its colossa

Jun 28, 2016
Negrophobia and Reasonable Racism - The Hidden Costs of Being Black in America by Armour, Jody David

Negrophobia and Reasonable Racism - The Hidden Costs of Being Black in America

Jun 23, 2016
Naturally, delicious / 100 Recipes for Healthy Eats That Make You Happy by Seo, Danny, author.

Naturally, delicious / 100 Recipes for Healthy Eats That Make You Happy

Jun 23, 2016
Mythology by Hamilton, Edith, 1867-1963, author.

Mythology

A retelling of Greek, Roman and Norse myths.

Jun 27, 2016
My secret - a PostSecret book by

My secret - a PostSecret book

A collection of artfully decorated postcards with secrets anonymously written on them by people from all over the world and sent to the founder of PostSecret, a community art project that evolved into a website.

Jun 28, 2016
My partner, my enemy - an unflinching view of domestic violence and new ways to protect victims by Leventhal, John Michael, author.

My partner, my enemy - an unflinching view of domestic violence and new ways to protect victims

Jun 28, 2016
My journey into the heart of terror - ten days in the Islamic State by Todenhöfer, Jürgen, 1940- author.

My journey into the heart of terror - ten days in the Islamic State

The German journalist documents his ten days in the Islamic State, a time during which he interviewed fighters in Mosul to consider their point of view to better understand the ways to combat their fundamentalism.

Jun 23, 2016
My journey into the heart of terror - ten days in the Islamic State by Todenhöfer, Jürgen, 1940-

My journey into the heart of terror - ten days in the Islamic State

ISIS, IS, the Islamic State. Understanding them is the key to battling their radical vision and the terror and destruction it brings. Todenho¨fer spent time with ISIS fighters in Mosul, and visited their strongholds. He asked them to explain their beliefs, motivations, and goals. This book is the result of those conversations.

Jun 28, 2016
My father before me - a memoir by Forhan, Chris, 1959-

My father before me - a memoir

Jun 28, 2016
My father & Atticus Finch - a lawyer's fight for justice in 1930s Alabama by Beck, Joseph Madison, author.

My father & Atticus Finch - a lawyer's fight for justice in 1930s Alabama

"As a child, Joseph Beck heard the stories--when other lawyers came up with excuses, his father courageously defended a black man charged with raping a white woman. Now a lawyer himself, Beck reconstructs his father's role in State of Alabama vs. Charles White, Alias, a trial that was much publicized when Harper Lee was twelve years old"--Dust jacket flap.

Jun 28, 2016
My Fairytale Wedding - Planning Your Dream Wedding Without Breaking the Bank by Hartsock, Desiree

My Fairytale Wedding - Planning Your Dream Wedding Without Breaking the Bank

Jun 23, 2016
More Chocolate, No Cavities - How Diet Can Keep Your Kid Cavity-Free by Lucas, Roger W.

More Chocolate, No Cavities - How Diet Can Keep Your Kid Cavity-Free

Over 60% of children have a cavity by the age of 5, according to a survey by the AAPD. Doctors' kids, dentists' kids, nutritionists' kids, and children from all backgrounds get surprised by a cavity diagnosis every day across the country. It is often too late because well-meaning parents think it won't happen to them. Cavities don't care that much about effort. The dentist blames it on weak enamel or genetics, which means nothing changes. It doesn't have to be this way anymore. This guide is the

Jun 28, 2016
Modern monopolies - what it takes to dominate the 21st-century economy by Moazed, Alex, author.

Modern monopolies - what it takes to dominate the 21st-century economy

Looks at the platform model businesses that dominate today's markets by facilitating exchanges between groups, as well as how this model is causing profound structural economic changes and how companies and individuals can thrive in the new environment.

Jun 28, 2016
Mini homes = Minihäuser = Le livre des petites maisons = Mini huizen = Il libro delle piccole case =El libro de las casas mini by

Mini homes = Minihäuser = Le livre des petites maisons = Mini huizen = Il libro delle piccole case =El libro de las casas mini

Creative and daring examples of restructuring the traditional home... With the increasing difficulty of getting off the grid in today's fast-paced world, the home remains sacred. Choosing the lifestyle of a mini home allows occupants to downsize, save money, and live more sustainably - without sacrificing style. Mini Homes presents a wildly unique selection of mini homes in a variety of locations: on the water, embedded in a hillside, or in a forest surround by fauna. It can be challenging for a

Jun 24, 2016
Matthias Buchinger - The Greatest German Living- Whose Peregrinations in Search of the "Little Man of Nuremberg" Are Herein Revealed by Jay, Ricky

Matthias Buchinger - The Greatest German Living- Whose Peregrinations in Search of the "Little Man of Nuremberg" Are Herein Revealed

Jun 23, 2016