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 addedsort icon
Appalachian Trail - a photographic tour by Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-

Appalachian Trail - a photographic tour

This book tells of the Appalachian Trail, the scenic north-south trail that connects fourteen states from Maine to Georgia and that winds through mountains, valleys, and meadows.

Jul 4, 2015
Addictions - a banquet in the grave - finding hope in the power of the Gospel by Welch, Edward T., 1953-

Addictions - a banquet in the grave - finding hope in the power of the Gospel

Will we worship ourselves and our own desires, or will we worship the true God? Scripture reveals addicts' true condition: like guests at a banquet thrown by "the woman Folly," they are already in the grave. (Prov. 9:13-18) Can we not escape our addictions? Following Jesus, we have immense hope that God can give power so that we are no longer mastered by the addiction. - Publisher.

Jul 4, 2015
After the wrath of God - AIDS, sexuality, and American religion by Petro, Anthony Michael, 1981-

After the wrath of God - AIDS, sexuality, and American religion

Jul 4, 2015
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC - 2015 release - lightroom 6 by Evans, John.

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC - 2015 release - lightroom 6

"Serious digital photographers, amateur or pro, who seek the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC / Lightroom 6 choose Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC 2015 release / 6 Classroom in a Book from the Adobe Creative Team at Adobe Press. The 11 project-based lessons in this book show readers step-by-step the key techniques for working in Photoshop Lightroom CC / 6. And a stunning showcase of extraordinary images by working professional photographers provides the

Jul 4, 2015
American mojo- lost and found - restoring our middle class before the world blows by by Kiernan, Peter D.

American mojo- lost and found - restoring our middle class before the world blows by

Award-winning author Peter D. Kiernan focuses on America's greatest challenge--and opportunity--restoring the middle class to its full promise and potential. Our educated, skilled, and motivated middle class was the cornerstone of America's postwar economic might, but the country's dynamic core has struggled and changed dramatically through the last three decades. Kiernan's extensively researched story, told through individual histories, shows how the middle class flourished under unique circums

Jul 4, 2015
Apparitions - architecture that has disappeared from our cities by Hughes, T. John (Thomas John), 1947- author, photographer.

Apparitions - architecture that has disappeared from our cities

"Architectural Apparitions is a photography project about buildings that that have vanished from our cities. Ghosted pictures of these structures are combined with current photos of their former locations in single images, with informative text panels to outline the design aesthetics. This unique aesthetic approach provides an engaging way of telling stories of change in our built environments, exploring a wonderful historical narrative that commemorates architecture in space and time, a way to

Jul 4, 2015
The addictocarb diet - avoid the 9 highly addictive carbs while eating anything else you want by Roseman, Bruce.

The addictocarb diet - avoid the 9 highly addictive carbs while eating anything else you want

"Forget about fad diets. There's a reason why so many popular diets don't work in the long term. If you're struggling to lose weight, counting calories and shrinking portions are not the answer. The answer lies in a how your brain reacts when you eat certain foods- foods that are chemically addictive because they directly stimulate the addiction center of the brain, causing irresistible cravings. But there's a way to overcome this addiction. It's called The Addictocarb Diet, and it's a cure--not

Jul 4, 2015
Sams teach yourself JavaScript in 24 hours by Ballard, Phil, author.

Sams teach yourself JavaScript in 24 hours

"Designed for beginners with no previous programming experience, this book's straightforward, step-by-step approach shows you how to use JavaScript to add a wide array of interactive features and effects to your web pages. Every lesson builds on what you've already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success. Practical, hands-on examples show you how to apply what you learn. Quizzes and exercises help you test your knowledge and stretch your skills" --

Jul 4, 2015
Pidgin phrasebook. by

Pidgin phrasebook.

Jul 4, 2015
Old sparky - the electric chair and the history of the death penalty by Galvin, Anthony.

Old sparky - the electric chair and the history of the death penalty

"In early 2013, Robert Gleason became the latest victim of the electric chair, a peculiarly American execution method. Shouting Pog mo thin ("Kiss my ass" in Gaelic) he grinned electricity shot through his system. When the current was switched off his body slumped against the leather restraints, and Gleeson, who had strangled two fellow inmates to ensure his execution was not postponed, was dead. The execution had gone flawlessly-not a guaranteed result with the electric chair, which has gone ho

Jul 4, 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 4, 2015
Inside the painter's studio by Fig, Joe

Inside the painter's studio

Jul 4, 2015
Holy Bible- from the ancient eastern test by Lamsa, George M.

Holy Bible- from the ancient eastern test

Jul 4, 2015
Hilter's hangman- the life of Heydrich by Gerwarth, Robert

Hilter's hangman- the life of Heydrich

Jul 4, 2015
Scholarship handbook 2016. by

Scholarship handbook 2016.

2170 programs offering private, federal, and state money. Over 1.8 million awards including scholarships, internships, loans.

Jul 4, 2015
Life's greatest secret - the race to crack the genetic code. by Cobb, Matthew.

Life's greatest secret - the race to crack the genetic code.

Life's Greatest Secret is the story of the discovery and cracking of the genetic code. This great scientific breakthrough has had far-reaching consequences for how we understand ourselves and our place in the natural world. The code forms the most striking proof of Darwin's hypothesis that all organisms are related, holds tremendous promise for improving human well-being, and has transformed the way we think about life. Matthew Cobb interweaves science, biography and anecdote in a book that mixe

Jul 4, 2015
Independence lost - lives on the edge of the American Revolution by DuVal, Kathleen.

Independence lost - lives on the edge of the American Revolution

Jul 4, 2015
The Hirschfeld century - portait of an artist and his age by Leopold, David, 1965-

The Hirschfeld century - portait of an artist and his age

"Al Hirschfeld redefined caricature and exemplified Broadway and Hollywood, enchanting generations with his mastery of line. His art appeared in every major publication during nine decades of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, as well as on numerous book, record, and program covers; film posters and publicity art; and on fifteen U.S. postage stamps. Now, The Hirschfeld Century brings together for the first time the artist's extraordinary eighty-two-year career, revealed in more than 360 o

Jul 4, 2015
Getting financial aid 2016 by

Getting financial aid 2016

"Describes the financial aid opportunities at over three thousand two- and four-year colleges, universities, and technical schools, accompanied by worksheets, tables, and step-by-step directions. The ultimate goal of this book is to connect students to colleges that match both their needs and their means."

Jul 4, 2015
Confederate and neo-confederate reader- the "Great Truth" about the "Lost Cause" by Loewen, James W.

Confederate and neo-confederate reader- the "Great Truth" about the "Lost Cause"

Jul 4, 2015