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 added
The Roosevelts by Grayson, Robert, 1951- author.

The Roosevelts

Introduces the Roosevelt family, discussing their impact on the government and politics of the United States.

Jul 25, 2016
The Rose temple - a child holocaust survivor's vision of faith, hope and our collective future by Weitzman, S. Mitchell, author.

The Rose temple - a child holocaust survivor's vision of faith, hope and our collective future

The Rose Temple is the dramatic, inspirational account of a woman's transformation from child Holocaust survivor to spiritual messenger. Part memoir; part call to action, it follows the life of Lucia Weitzman from a small town in Poland, where at age five she discovered her Jewish origins after the Second World War--yet remained, under often trying circumstances, with the adoptive Catholic parents who saved her--to a worldwide spiritual quest, begun in midlife long after she'd reconnected with t

Jul 22, 2016
The rough guide to South America on a budget by Baverstock, Alasdair.

The rough guide to South America on a budget

A guide to travelling the continent - and getting the most value for every dollar, peso, real or sol. It features detailed colour maps and in depth coverage of how to get around that go hand in hand with suggested itineraries and authoritative accounts of every attraction. Eleven chapters include all the South American countries.

Jul 26, 2016
The rules of golf in plain English. by

The rules of golf in plain English.

Jul 21, 2016
The secrets of your handwriting by Conway, Allan.

The secrets of your handwriting

Jul 27, 2016
The Self-Esteem Team's guide to sex, drugs and WTFs!? by Devon, Natasha, author.

The Self-Esteem Team's guide to sex, drugs and WTFs!?

"Being a teenager can seem [like] nothing but people telling you what you should do, and how spectacularly you are effing it all up. The Self-Esteem Team know this, because they were teenagers once, enduring bullying, chronic skin issues, 'puppy fat,' and angst. Later, they battled self-harm, depression, and an eating disorder. That's why The Self-Esteem Team offers real answers"--Amazon.com.

Jul 21, 2016
The simple beauty of the unexpected - a natural philosopher's quest for trout and the meaning of everything by Gleiser, Marcelo, author.

The simple beauty of the unexpected - a natural philosopher's quest for trout and the meaning of everything

Jul 21, 2016
The Star Trek book by Ruditis, Paul, author.

The Star Trek book

Celebrate 50 years of one of the longest running and beloved sci-fi franchises with "The Star Trek Book." This comprehensive guide to the series delves into the myriad worlds and different dimensions visited by the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise. Perfect for fans of the various "Star Trek" TV series, including "The Next Generation," "Deep Space Nine," "Voyager," and "Enterprise," "The Star Trek Book" details everything you need to know about 50 years of excitement and adventure on the final front

Jul 27, 2016
The Star Trek book by Ruditis, Paul, author.

The Star Trek book

A guide to the Star Trek universe contains explanations of key events and technological advances, along with profiles of Starfleet personal, their allies and enemies, and other memorable characters.

Jul 24, 2016
The storyteller - tales out of loneliness by Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940, author.

The storyteller - tales out of loneliness

"A beautiful collection of the legendary thinker's short stories. This is the first major collection of short stories from the legendary German-Jewish critic and philosopher Walter Benjamin (1892-1940). Benjamin is best known for his groundbreaking studies on culture and literature, including the collections Illuminations, One-Way Street and The Arcades Project, but here for the first time are gathered his experiments in fiction, with forms including novellas, fables, histories, aphorisms, parab

Jul 27, 2016
The tide - the science and stories behind the greatest force on earth by Aldersey-Williams, Hugh, author.

The tide - the science and stories behind the greatest force on earth

An exploration of the science and history of the Earth's tides chronicles humanity's efforts to understand its cycles as reflected by the strong tides of Nova Scotia's Bay of Fundy, Norway's Maelstrom tidal whirlpool, the Homeric tale of Scylla, and other examples.

Jul 27, 2016
The triathlon training book by Beckinsale, James, author.

The triathlon training book

Jul 25, 2016
The voyeur's motel by Talese, Gay, author.

The voyeur's motel

Reveals the story of a man who bought a motel and secretly observed his guests to satisfy his voyeuristic desires, and kept extensive journals capturing the changing sexual mores of the country.

Jul 21, 2016
The walking dead psychology - psych of the living dead by Langley, Travis (EDT)

The walking dead psychology - psych of the living dead

Nineteen essays analyze the psychological forces behind the action in the television program "The Walking Dead."

Jul 27, 2016
The wired soul - finding spiritual balance in a hyperconnected age by Rhodes, Tricia McCary, author.

The wired soul - finding spiritual balance in a hyperconnected age

Jul 25, 2016
The world in flames - a black boyhood in a white supremacist doomsday cult by Walker, Jerald.

The world in flames - a black boyhood in a white supremacist doomsday cult

Jul 27, 2016
The Year of Voting Dangerously - The Derangement of American Politics by Dowd, Maureen

The Year of Voting Dangerously - The Derangement of American Politics

Jul 25, 2016
Then and now - a memoir by Cook, Barbara, author.

Then and now - a memoir

A legend of the American theater, Barbara Cook burst onto the scene in the 1950s to become Broadway's leading inge´nue in roles such as Cunegonde in Candide, Amalia Balash in She Loves Me, and her career-defining, Tony Award-winning role as the original Marian the librarian in The Music Man. But in the late 1960s, Barbara's extraordinary talent onstage was threatened by debilitating depression and alcoholism, forcing her to step away from the limelight. Emerging from the shadows in the early 197

Jul 21, 2016
They call me supermensch - my amazing adventures in rock 'n' roll, Hollywood, and haute cuisine by Gordon, Shep, author.

They call me supermensch - my amazing adventures in rock 'n' roll, Hollywood, and haute cuisine

The legendary talent agent behind such superstars as Groucho Marx, Blondie, and Raquel Welch chronicles his life and career in the entertainment industry, discussing his Jewish childhood on Long Island and his international travels at the sides of half acentury of celebrities.

Jul 27, 2016
This land is our land - the history of American immigration by Osborne, Linda Barrett, 1949-

This land is our land - the history of American immigration

Explores the way government policy and popular responses to immigrant groups have evolved throughout U.S. history, from 1800 to today.

Jul 24, 2016