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
All who go do not return - a memoir by Deen, Shulem, author.

All who go do not return - a memoir

Shulem Deen was raised to believe that questions are dangerous. As a member of the Skverers, one of the most insular Hasidic sects in the US, he knows little about the outside world--only that it is to be shunned. His marriage at eighteen is arranged and several children soon follow. Deen's first transgression--turning on the radio--is small, but his curiosity leads him to the library, and later the Internet. Soon he begins a feverish inquiry into the tenets of his religious beliefs, until, seve

Mar 27, 2015
All You Can Pay - The End of the Consumer Age by Bernasek, Anna/ Mongan, D. T.

All You Can Pay - The End of the Consumer Age

Mar 30, 2015
Almost a miracle - the American victory in the War of Independence by Ferling, John E.

Almost a miracle - the American victory in the War of Independence

Describes the military history of the American Revolution and the grim realities of the eight-year conflict while offering descriptions of the major engagements on land and sea and the decisions that influenced the course of the war.

Mar 30, 2015
Alone atop the hill - the autobiography of Alice Dunnigan, pioneer of the national Black press by Dunnigan, Alice Allison, 1906-1983, author.

Alone atop the hill - the autobiography of Alice Dunnigan, pioneer of the national Black press

"Alice Dunnigan (1906-1983) was the first African American woman to break the color and gender barriers of national journalism. During her time as a journalist, she reported for the Louisville Defender and Chicago Defender, and was a member of the Negro Associated Press. Dunnigan has been inducted into the Kentucky Hall of Fame for Journalism (1982) and for Human Rights (2010), and in 2013 was inducted into the National Association of Black Journalists Hall of Fame. [Her] original autobiography

Mar 30, 2015
America Invades - How We've Invaded or Been Militarily Involved With Almost Every County on Earth by Kelly, Christopher/ Laycock, Stuart

America Invades - How We've Invaded or Been Militarily Involved With Almost Every County on Earth

Mar 30, 2015
American murder houses - a coast-to-coast tour of the most notorious houses of homicide by Lehto, Steve.

American murder houses - a coast-to-coast tour of the most notorious houses of homicide

"From a colonial manse in New England to a small-town home in Iowa to a Beverly Hills mansion, these residences have taken on a life of their own, gaining everything from local lore and gossip to national--and even global--infamy. Writer Steve Lehto recounts the stories behind the houses where Lizzie Borden supposedly gave her stepmother "forty whacks," where the real Amityville Horror was first unleashed by gunfire, and where the demented acts of the Manson Family horrified a nation--as well so

Mar 30, 2015
American mythmaker - Walter Noble Burns and the legends of Billy the Kid, Wyatt Earp, and Joaquín Murrieta by Dworkin, Mark J., 1946-2012.

American mythmaker - Walter Noble Burns and the legends of Billy the Kid, Wyatt Earp, and Joaquín Murrieta

Mar 30, 2015
Amish confidential by Stoltzfus, Levi, author.

Amish confidential

"'Lebanon' Levi Stoltzfus, star of the #1 top-rated Discovery Channel reality show Amish Mafia, delivers a ... tell-all about Amish life today. From the forbidden joyrides to the senseless shunnings to the colorful family feuds, he shares his frank insider's view of this fascinating and secretive society, ... [weaving] his never-before-told personal story through some high-profile Amish episodes that rocked the news in recent years, including the Nickel Mines shooting massacre, the Amish sisters

Mar 30, 2015
Animal Knits for Kids - 30 Cute Knitted Projects They'll Love by Berry, Amanda

Animal Knits for Kids - 30 Cute Knitted Projects They'll Love

Mar 30, 2015
Apache Cordova 4 Programming by Wargo, John M.

Apache Cordova 4 Programming

Mar 27, 2015
Apples to cider - how to make cider at home by White, April, author.

Apples to cider - how to make cider at home

Mar 27, 2015
Arduino in Easy Steps by Yarnold, Stuart

Arduino in Easy Steps

Mar 27, 2015
Around the world in 50 years - my adventure to every country on earth by Podell, Albert.

Around the world in 50 years - my adventure to every country on earth

"In 2003, Albert Podell realized that he'd been to 110 countries in the world. What if, he wondered, he could go to them all? He would set foot in not just the well-known tourist destinations in Europe or the vacation spots in Latin America, but the little-known, far-off lands that most people don't know exist. In Around the World in 50 Years, Podell recounts the misunderstandings, detours, accidents, breakdowns, robberies, and even wars that he needed to overcome to visit every corner of Earth.

Mar 27, 2015
Arrival of the fittest - solviong evolution's greatest puzzle by Wagner, Andreas, 1967 January 26-

Arrival of the fittest - solviong evolution's greatest puzzle

Draws on experimental and computational technologies to argue that evolutionary adaptations are driven by a set of laws that allow for higher-speed natural adaptations that are far more efficient than random variation.

Mar 27, 2015
Art Nouveau Fashion by Rose, Clare

Art Nouveau Fashion

Mar 30, 2015
Artfully embroidered - motifs and patterns for bags and more by Shimoda, Naoko, 1953- author.

Artfully embroidered - motifs and patterns for bags and more

"Artfully Embroidered reinvents vintage embroidery through a modern aesthetic. Traditional Japanese and western motifs are made new with color and embellishment, and 25 hand embroidered patterns demonstrate the beauty of the traditional designs while keeping the projects fresh and modern-looking for today's sewists. Step-by-step instructions and templates allow readers to create lovely sewn or embroidered projects or use the embroidery motifs on their own designs. Projects include a variety of h

Mar 27, 2015
Arts & crafts furniture projects by Paolini, Gregory,, author.

Arts & crafts furniture projects

Shares nine furniture making projects in the style of the late-nineteenth-century aesthetic movement, each of which builds on previous skills while introducing new ones.

Mar 30, 2015
Arts & crafts furniture projects by Paolini, Gregory.

Arts & crafts furniture projects

Shares nine furniture making projects in the style of the late-nineteenth-century aesthetic movement, each of which builds on previous skills while introducing new ones.

Mar 27, 2015
Asvab 2015 / 2016 for Dummies by Powers, Rod

Asvab 2015 / 2016 for Dummies

Mar 30, 2015
Baby names - more than 3000 names, with origins and meanings by Emerson, Laura, author.

Baby names - more than 3000 names, with origins and meanings

Provides the origin and meanings of the popular baby names sorted by gender.

Mar 30, 2015