New Adult Nonfiction Books

New Arrivals Added To Our Adult Nonfiction Collection in the last 7 days

View all on one page

RSS

Sign up for new Nonfiction emails

Title Date added
The way of the writer - reflections on the art and craft of storytelling by Johnson, Charles, 1948- author. The way of the writer - reflections on the art and craft of storytelling

"Organized into six accessible, easy-to-navigate sections, The Way of the Writer is both a literary reflection on the creative impulse and a utilitarian guide to the writing process. Johnson shares his lessons and exercises from the classroom, starting with word choice, sentence structure, and narrative voice, and delving into the mechanics of scene, dialogue, plot and storytelling before exploring the larger questions at stake for the serious writer. What separates literature from industrial fi

Dec 6, 2016
The Whole30 cookbook - 150 delicious and totally compliant recipes to help you succeed with the Whole30 and beyond by Hartwig, Melissa, author. The Whole30 cookbook - 150 delicious and totally compliant recipes to help you succeed with the Whole30 and beyond

"The groundbreaking Whole30 program has helped countless people transform their lives by bringing them better sleep, more energy, fewer cravings, weight loss, and new healthy habits that last a lifetime. In this cookbook, best-selling author and Whole30 co-creator Melissa Hartwig delivers over 150 all-new recipes to help readers prepare delicious, healthy meals during their Whole30 and beyond." --Publisher's description.

Dec 5, 2016
The wood for the trees - one man's long view of nature by Fortey, Richard A., author. The wood for the trees - one man's long view of nature

Scientist Richard Fortey chronicles what he found on his four acres of woodland in the Chiltern Hills of Oxfordshire, England over the course of one year.

Dec 3, 2016
Three Tearless Histories by Hackl, Erich/ Mitchell, Mike (TRN) Three Tearless Histories

Dec 3, 2016
Tools of titans - the tactics, routines, and habits of billionaires, icons, and world-class performers by Ferriss, Timothy, author. Tools of titans - the tactics, routines, and habits of billionaires, icons, and world-class performers

"Fitness, money, and wisdom--here are the tools. Over the last two years...Tim Ferriss has collected the routines and tools of world-class performers around the globe. Now, the distilled notebook of tips and tricks that helped him double his income, flexibility, happiness, and more is available as Tools of Titans"--Page 4 of cover.

Dec 8, 2016
Turkish delights - stunning regional recipes from the Bosphorus to the Black Sea by Gregory-Smith, John, author. Turkish delights - stunning regional recipes from the Bosphorus to the Black Sea

"From the sumptuous buttery pide of Samsun on the Black Sea to the fiery kebabs of the east, Turkish cuisine is regional, seasonal, and steeped in history. Opulent Ottoman dishes first eaten centuries ago in the sultans' palaces, humble peasant stews, and mouth-watering street food all come together in this collection of over 100 aromatic and alluring recipes. Turkey is home to a varied cuisine that begs to be explored, region by region; from the huge, snow-capped mountains of the East and the v

Dec 7, 2016
Turn of the tortoise - the challenge and promise of India's future by Ninan, T. N., author. Turn of the tortoise - the challenge and promise of India's future

Dec 3, 2016
Unlikely partners - Chinese reformers, Western economists, and the making of global China by Gewirtz, Julian B., 1989- author. Unlikely partners - Chinese reformers, Western economists, and the making of global China

How did China emerge from isolation and poverty under Mao Zedong to become the economic powerhouse shaping the 21st century? Soon after Mao died in 1976, China's leaders invited many of the leading foreign economists to come to China and sought their input on economic policy. This book demonstrates the constantly negotiated receptivity of Chinese policymakers who reached out to foreign economists and interpreted their ideas as they sought to incorporate market elements into their country's socia

Dec 9, 2016
Unloved again - Breaking your serial addiction by Golomb, Elan. author Unloved again - Breaking your serial addiction

"Love can be hell. It is not an accident which moves us to love the wrong person or to hate the right one, over and over again. Most of us remain unaware of how to escape this perpetual cycle of bad relationships. Do you continually fall for the wrong person? Do you find yourself driving the right person away? Do your relationships quickly switch from blissful to tortured? Do you criticize unreasonably or find yourself being criticized disproportionally? In 'Unloved Again', Dr. Elan Golomb ident

Dec 9, 2016
Urban Jungle - Living and Styling With Plants by Josifovic, Igor/ De Graaff, Judith Urban Jungle - Living and Styling With Plants

Dec 9, 2016
Vagabonding with kids by Turner, A. K. (Amanda K.), author. Vagabonding with kids

Determined to prove that long-term travel need not be reserved for the lone male traveler, Turner tackles obstacles including working while traveling, affording an extended trip, pulling kids out of school, and what to do with them once you've done so.

Dec 3, 2016
Vaster than sky, greater than space - what you are before you became by Mooji, 1954- author. Vaster than sky, greater than space - what you are before you became

Dec 5, 2016
Vegetable gardening by Klein, Carol, 1945- author. Vegetable gardening

Describes how readers can have a "backyard to table" system by cultivating their own vegetable plots of any size, offering profiles on forty different varieties, their most suitable locations, and tips for nurturing them.

Dec 9, 2016
Victory gardens for bees - a DIY guide to saving the bees by Weidenhammer, Lori, author. Victory gardens for bees - a DIY guide to saving the bees

Shares plans and guides for planting a garden that will attract bees and serve as a healthy sanctuary for these insects suffering from declining populations.

Dec 9, 2016
Waiting for Buddy Guy - Chicago blues at the crossroads by Harper, Alan (Editor), author. Waiting for Buddy Guy - Chicago blues at the crossroads

Dec 9, 2016
Walking San Francisco|s 49 Mile Scenic Drive - Explore the Famous Sites, Neighborhoods, and Vistas in 17 Enchanting Walks by Poggioli, Kristine/ Eidson, Carolyn Walking San Francisco|s 49 Mile Scenic Drive - Explore the Famous Sites, Neighborhoods, and Vistas in 17 Enchanting Walks

Dec 9, 2016
War against war - the American fight for peace, 1914-1918 by Kazin, Michael, 1948- author. War against war - the American fight for peace, 1914-1918

"The untold story of the movement that came close to keeping the United States out of the First World War. This book is about the Americans who tried to stop their nation from fighting in one of history's most destructive wars and then were hounded by the government when they refused to back down. In the riveting War Against War, Michael Kazin brings us into the ranks of the largest, most diverse, and most sophisticated peace coalition up to that point in US history. They came from a variety o

Dec 3, 2016
War Diaries 1939-1945 by Lindgren, Astrid/ Death, Sarah (TRN) War Diaries 1939-1945

Dec 3, 2016
Washington's farewell - the founding father's warning to future generations by Avlon, John P, author. Washington's farewell - the founding father's warning to future generations

"The Farewell was published at the end of Washington's second term. It was reprinted in newspapers across the country. The President began the letter during his first term intending to retire but was persuaded by Hamilton and Jefferson to run for a second. By the end of that term he was the object of scurrilous press attacks and alarmed by the growing partisan bitterness. Fearful for the country's future, Washington pled with his countrymen to resist hyper-partisanship and foreign alliances. He

Dec 9, 2016
Watercolor fairy art / Rules for Making the Best Art Ever by Burrier, Sara, author. Watercolor fairy art / Rules for Making the Best Art Ever

Collects tips and techniques for designing, drawing, and painting fairies.

Dec 3, 2016

Pages