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
School of fish by Pollinger, Ben.

School of fish

"From the acclaimed executive chef of a Michelin-starred seafood restaurant comes a comprehensive, beautifully designed guide to cooking fish, for home cooks of all skill levels. School of Fish is an all-encompassing culinary education in one handy--not to mention gorgeously photographed--cookbook. Ben Pollinger, executive chef of upscale Manhattan restaurant Oceana, distills years of experience working in some of the world's best restaurants in this no-nonsense book that demystifies the art of

Oct 16, 2014
Say it out loud - revealing and healing the scars of sexual abuse by Dolan, Roberta.

Say it out loud - revealing and healing the scars of sexual abuse

"In this unique blend of memoir and how-to, learn strategies for transforming the scarred life of a victim into the healed and joyous life of a survivor. Find inspiration, courage, and hope as you follow Roberta Dolan's journey toward healing after a childhood of sexual abuse."--from cover, page [4].

Oct 22, 2014
Rookie smarts - why learning beats knowing in the new game of work by Wiseman, Liz, author.

Rookie smarts - why learning beats knowing in the new game of work

Leadership expert Liz Wiseman argues that the most successful rookies are hunter-gatherers, cautious but quick like firewalkers, and hungry and relentless like frontiersmen. Most importantly, she identifies a breed of leaders she refers to as 'perpetual rookies.' Despite years of experience, they retain their rookie smarts, thinking and operating with the mindsets and practices of these high-performing rookies.

Oct 20, 2014
Robin Robertson's Vegan Without Borders - Easy Everyday Meals from Around the World by Robertson, Robin/ Remington, Sara (PHT)

Robin Robertson's Vegan Without Borders - Easy Everyday Meals from Around the World

Oct 22, 2014
Revolution by Brand, Russell, 1975-

Revolution

"Are you fed up with the status quo? Do you ask yourself why 1% of the world owns nearly half the wealth? Are you appalled that in a year of recession, banker's bonuses rose by around 64%? Does it anger you that multi-million dollar corporations pay hardly any tax? Do you trust your government? Always insightful, irreverent but funny, Russell Brand is asking the questions the public wants answered. This is his call to arms. This is Russell Brand's Revolution"--Provided by publisher.

Oct 20, 2014
Reversible scarves - curing the wrong side blues by Knight, Audrey.

Reversible scarves - curing the wrong side blues

The author presents more than 25 different examples of reversible stitch patterns for scarves, as well as how to build reversible stitch patterns for other knitwear.

Oct 20, 2014
Rebellion - the history of England, from James I to the Glorious Revolution by Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.

Rebellion - the history of England, from James I to the Glorious Revolution

Examines the Stuart dynasty during a turbulent seventeenth century marked by civil war, the execution of Charles I, the rule of Oliver Cromwell, and the deposition and exile of James II.

Oct 22, 2014
Real good church - how our church came back from the dead, and yours can, too by Baskette, Molly Phinney, 1970-

Real good church - how our church came back from the dead, and yours can, too

Oct 20, 2014
Ready to run - unlocking your potential to run naturally by Starrett, Kelly, author.

Ready to run - unlocking your potential to run naturally

Are you ready to run? Is there a bridge from the injury-ridden world of the modern runner to the promised land that barefoot running and Born to Run have led us to believe exists? Is there an approach designed to unlock all the athletic potential that may be hidden within? Can we run faster, longer, and more efficiently? In a direct answer to the modern runner's needs, Dr. Kelly Starrett has focused his revolutionary movement and mobility philosophy on the injury-plagued world of running. Despit

Oct 22, 2014
Rasputin - a short life by Welch, Frances, 1957-

Rasputin - a short life

"Told with humor, intrigue, and a shrewd eye for detail, this riveting short biography sheds much-needed light on the life of nineteenth-century Russian icon Grigory Rasputin. Grigory Rasputin, a Siberian peasant turned mystic and court sage, was as fascinating as he was unfathomable. He played the role of the simple man, eating with his fingers and boasting, 'I don't even know the ABC.' But, as the only person able to relieve the symptoms of hemophilia in the Tsar's heir Alexei, he gained almo

Oct 17, 2014
Pro - reclaiming abortion rights by Pollitt, Katha, author.

Pro - reclaiming abortion rights

Oct 20, 2014
Primal teams - harnessing the power of emotions to fuel extraordinary performance by Barretta, Jackie.

Primal teams - harnessing the power of emotions to fuel extraordinary performance

Oct 17, 2014
Powerful Paleo superfoods - the best primal-friendly foods for burning fat, building muscle, and optimal health by Connell, Heather.

Powerful Paleo superfoods - the best primal-friendly foods for burning fat, building muscle, and optimal health

Oct 20, 2014
Post-photography - the artist with a camera by Shore, Robert (Robert M.), author.

Post-photography - the artist with a camera

The real world is full of cameras; the virtual world is full of images. Where does all this photographic activity leave the artist-photographer? Post-Photography tries to answer that question by investigating the exciting new language of photographic image-making that is emerging in the digital age of anything-is-possible and everything-has-been-done-before.

Oct 17, 2014
Plenty more - vibrant vegetable cooking from London's Ottolenghi by Ottolenghi, Yotam.

Plenty more - vibrant vegetable cooking from London's Ottolenghi

Oct 20, 2014
Playing big - find your voice, your mission, your message by Mohr, Tara, 1968-

Playing big - find your voice, your mission, your message

Oct 17, 2014
Peter Reinhart's whole grain breads - new techniques, extraordinary flavor by Reinhart, Peter.

Peter Reinhart's whole grain breads - new techniques, extraordinary flavor

Provides guidance for making one's own whole grain bread, covering topics such as the wheat kernel, enzymes, and the process of delayed fermentation, and presents fifty-five recipes for whole grain sandwich, hearth, and specialty breads as well as bagels, crackers, and other items.

Oct 20, 2014
Peru by Blacker, Maryanne, author.

Peru

Oct 17, 2014
People tools for business - 50 strategies for building success, creating wealth, and finding happiness by Fox, Alan C.

People tools for business - 50 strategies for building success, creating wealth, and finding happiness

"Author of People Tools follows up his first book describing simple strategies for success in our daily lives with more advice that focuses on achieving success in business"--

Oct 20, 2014
Penguins - The Ultimate Guide by De Roy, Tui/ Jones, Mark/ Cornthwaite, Julie

Penguins - The Ultimate Guide

Oct 22, 2014