Adult Non-fiction

These non-fiction books are new to our shelves in the last 30 days (most recent on top).

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Karamo : my story of embracing purpose, healing, and hope / Karamo Brown with Jancee Dunn.
"An insightful, candid, and inspiring memoir from Karamo Brown--Queer Eye's beloved culture expert--as he shares his story for the first time, exploring how the challenges in his own life have allowed him to forever transform the lives of those in need"--…
In the closet of the Vatican : power, homosexuality, hypocrisy / Frédéric Martel ; translated by Shaun Whiteside.
"A startling account of corruption and hypocrisy at the heart of the Vatican. In the Closet of the Vatican exposes the rot at the heart of the Vatican and the Roman Catholic Church today. This brilliant piece of investigative writing is based on four year…
So here's the thing... : notes on growing up, getting older, and trusting your gut / Alyssa Mastromonaco with Lauren Oyler.
Presents a collection of personal reflections, essays, and interviews on topics of relevance to today's young women, from politics and careers to social media and relationships.
Nature's best remedies : top medicinal herbs, spices, and foods for health and well-being / Nancy J. Hajeski ; foreword by Tieraona Low Dog, M.D.
"Explore healing properties of plants ; discover remedies to ailments ; uncover ways to stay healthy naturally"--Cover.
Savage feast : three generations, two continents, and a dinner table (a memoir with recipes) / Boris Fishman.
The author shares the story of his family, their immigration, and the challenges of navigating two cultures.
#Charlottesville : white supremacy, populism, and resistence / edited by Christopher Howard-Woods, Colin Laidley, and Maryam Omidi.
"When white nationalists and their supporters clashed with counter-demonstrators in the college town of Charlottesville over the removal of a Confederate statue, resulting in the death of one anti-racist activist and the wounding of thirty-five more, a si…
MacOS Mojave : the missing manual / David Pogue.
"Apples latest Mac software, macOS Mojave, is a glorious boxcar full of new features and refinements. What’s still not included, though, is a single page of printed instructions. Fortunately, David Pogue is back, delivering the expertise and humor …
The big book of Fortnite : the deluxe unofficial guide to Battle Royale / content packaged by Mojo Media, Inc. ; Joe Funk, editor ; Jason Hinman, creative director ; Samantha M Skinner, writer.
Fortnite: Battle Royale has taken the world by storm, combining the high-octane action of traditional shooters with the creative construction elements of sandbox games like Minecraft. With 50 million players and counting, competition is fierce, and strate…
A grand success! : the Aardman journey, one frame at a time / Peter Lord & David Sproxton ; foreword by Matt Groening ; introduction by Nick Park.
Aardman Animations was founded in 1972 by Peter Lord and David Sproxton. Joined by animator Nick Park in 1985, Aardman pioneered a quirky, lovable style of stop-motion animation and is behind a string of unforgettable award-winning hits including Chicken …
Good trouble : lessons from the civil rights playbook / Christopher Noxon ; [forward by Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III ; edited by David Cashion].
"In words and vivid pen-and-watercolor illustrations, journalist Christopher Noxon dives into the real stories behind the front lines of the Montgomery bus boycott and the Greensboro lunch counter sit-ins and notable figures such as Rosa Parks and Bayard …
Cyber smart : five habits to protect your family, money, and identity from cyber criminals / Bart R. McDonough.
"In Cyber Smart, author Bart McDonough uses his extensive cybersecurity experience speaking at conferences for the FBI, major financial institutions, and other clients to answer the most common question he hears: "How can I protect myself at home, on a pe…
Arizona & the Grand Canyon / Nicky Leach.
From deciding when to go, to choosing what to see when you arrive, this Insight Guides book is all you need to plan your trip and experience the best of Arizona and the Grand Canyon, with in-depth insider information on must-see, top attractions like Monu…
Estate & trust administration / by Margaret Atkins Munro, EA, and Kathryn A. Murphy, Esq.
"A plain-English guide to managing an estate."--Back cover.
Cali'flour kitchen : 125 cauliflower-based recipes for the carbs you crave / Amy Lacey with Leda Scheintaub.
"Cali’Flour Foods has helped millions transform splurge foods into superfoods. And now, their first cookbook, Cali’Flour Kitchen, offers recipes for the dishes you haven’t been able to enjoy for years—from French Onion Soup and Quiche Lorraine to pizza, c…
Rock stars at home / with contributions from Chris Charlesworth, Daryl Easlea, Eddi Fiegel, Bryan Reesman, Colin Salter, Simon Spence.
From Graceland to Neverland, private planes to island hideaways, Rock Stars at Home takes you inside the houses, pools, planes, music rooms, playgrounds, and more of the biggest names in rock and pop and some of the most extravagant home comforts ever kno…
Japanese picture dictionary : learn 1,500 Japanese words and phrases / Timothy G. Stout.
Containing culture-specific Japanese words and images not found in other picture dictionaries, Stout's provides the Japanese script forms along with Romanized pronunciations and English definitions. The words are grouped into 38 themes or topics, each wit…
The home edit : a guide to organizing and realizing your house goals / Clea Shearer & Joanna Teplin.
A masterclass and look book in one, The Home Edit is filled with bright photographs and detailed tips, from placing plastic dishware in a drawer where little hands can reach to categorizing pantry items by color (there's nothing like a little ROYGBIV to s…
Scotland's highlands & islands / Neil Wilson, Andy Symington.
Lonely Planets Scotlands Highlands & Islands is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Sip the water of life, whisky, in an ancient pub; walk the West Highland Way (or a little…
The upside : a memoir / Abdel Sellou ; preface by Philippe Pozzo di Borgo ; in collaboration with Caroline Andrieu ; translated by Lauren Sentuc.
"The acclaimed true story of an aristorcrat, a con man, and the friendship that transformed them both, now the inspiration for a major motion picture starring Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston, and Nicole Kidman."--Back cover.
Healthy habits for your heart : 100 simple, effective ways to lower your blood pressure and maintain your heart's health / Monique Tello, MD.
"100+ tips to improve your heart health in an easy-to-read, accessible guide with all of the advice you're looking for, without the confusing medical jargon. Your heart is the center of your body--treat it right! Understanding how your heart works and wh…
Call of Cthulhu / originally written by Sandy Petersen, with later revision by Lynn Willis.
Call of Cthulhu is a tabletop roleplaying game based upon the worlds of H. P. Lovecraft. It is a game of secrets, mysteries, and horror. Playing the role of steadfast investigators, you travel to strange and dangerous places, uncover foul plots, and stand…
Amigurumi monsters : revealing 15 scarily cute yarn monsters.
All patterns are accompanied by easy-to-follow instructions as well as explanations of all stitches used, and are easily customizable, so you can make an amigurumonster of your own.
Off-Balance : a humorous view of heartland America from the bench of a district court judge / Judge John L. Conover ; Karen D. Conover.
This book features a laugh-out-loud collection of actual stories in and around law enforcement from a long-standing District Court Judge. This humorous view of Heartland America is drawn from Judge Conover's twenty-one year tenure on the bench. Wonderful …
This is going to hurt : secret diaries of a junior doctor / Adam Kay.
Welcome to 97-hour weeks. Welcome to life and death decisions. Welcome to a constant tsunami of bodily fluids. Welcome to earning less than the hospital parking meter. Wave goodbye to your friends and relationships. Welcome to the life of a junior doctor.…
Is it you, me, or adult A.D.D.? : stopping the roller coaster when someone you love has attention deficit disorder / Gina Pera ; foreword by Russell Barkley.
Presents a guide to clear up misconceptions about unrecognized ADD symptoms, with information on treatment options, practical solutions, and how to identify the behaviors in an individual in a relationship.
First : Sandra Day O'Connor / Evan Thomas.
"Based on exclusive interviews and access to the Supreme Court archives, this is the intimate, inspiring, and authoritative biography of America's first female Justice, Sandra Day O'Connor--by New York Times bestselling author Evan Thomas. She was born i…
The unofficial guide to Disney Cruise Line 2019 / Erin Foster and Len Testa with Ritchey Halphen.
The Unofficial Guide to the Disney Cruise Line ... describes the best of Disney's ships and itineraries, including a couple of stellar restaurants, top-notch children's activities, and Castaway Cay, one of the best vacation islands in the Caribbean. The b…
The Jeopardy! : book of answers / Harry Friedman & Barry Garron.
"Celebrate the thirty-fifth anniversary of America's Favorite Quiz Show with The Jeopardy! Book of Answers. In honor of this extraordinary milestone, the show's producers have selected fifteen historic games from over seven thousand episodes that illustra…
Outdoor paint techniques & faux finishes / Marina Niven & Louise Hennigs.
"Gives information about painting on various outdoor surfaces, such as wood, cement, and plaster. Includes guidance for choosing color, tools, and equipment, and provides detailed step-by-step procedures for each type of outdoor surface discussed"--Provid…
The unofficial guide to Universal Orlando, 2019 / Seth Kubersky with Bob Sehlinger & Len Testa.
Honest advice about Universal Orlando from the 'Unofficial' experts including comprehensive reviews, touring plans, hotel recommendations, dining guide, invaluable advice, and sneak peaks. With special coverage of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
Anger management for everyone : 10 proven strategies to help you control anger and live a happier life / Raymond Chip Tafrate, Howard Kassinove ; foreword by Matthew McKay.
""A practical, easy-to-follow guide to getting control of your anger so that you can live a more productive life today.
Now you see the sky : [a memoir] / by Catharine H. Murray.
"Now You See the Sky is a memoir about love, motherhood, and loss. When Catharine H. Murray travels to a small town on the banks of the Mekong River to work at a refugee camp, she falls in love and marries a local man with whom she has three sons. When th…
The alcohol experiment : a 30-day, alcohol-free challenge to interrupt your habits and help you take control / Annie Grace.
In The Alcohol Experiment, Annie Grace offers a judgment-free action plan for anyone who's ever wondered what life without alcohol is like. The rules are simple: Abstain from drinking for 30 days and just see how you feel. Annie arms her readers with the …
The man who would be Sherlock : the real-life adventures of Arthur Conan Doyle / Christopher Sandford.
Though best known for the fictional cases of his creation Sherlock Holmes, Conan Doyle was involved in dozens of real life cases, solving many, and zealously campaigning for justice in all. Stanford thoroughly and convincingly makes the case that the deta…
The McDougall quick & easy cookbook : over 300 delicious low-fat recipes you can prepare in fifteen minutes or less / John A. McDougall and Mary McDougall.
Presents more than three hundred recipes for wholesome salads, appetizers, main and side dishes, and desserts, all of which are meatless, dairyless, and virtually fat-free
Pre-Raphaelite girl gang : fifty makers, shakers and heartbreakers from the Victorian era / Kirsty Stonell Walker ; illustrations by Kingsley Nebechi
"Tapping into the Rebel Girl and Bad Girl publishing trend, this is the first book to cover the female role within art. A fabulous introduction to the Pre-Raphaelite movement, through the muses and artists that helped shape the era. Kirsty Stonell Walker …
The courage to rise : using movement, mindfulness, and healing foods to triumph over trauma / Liz Arch.
Whether or not we're consciously aware of it, no one is spared from trauma. From catastrophic events to everyday experiences of traumatic stress, acclaimed yoga teacher Liz Arch is willing to bet that trauma has touched you or someone you love and may be …
Love, money, and parenting : how economics explains the way we raise our kids / Matthias Doepke & Fabrizio Zilibotti.
An international and historical look at how parenting choices change in the face of economic inequality. Love, Money, and Parenting investigates how economic forces and growing inequality shape how parents raise their children. From medieval times to the …
Affordable eats : 100+ all-time favorites that won't break the bank.
Cook delicious meals your family will love and save money, too!"--Page 4 of cover.
Home cheese making : from fresh and soft to firm, blue, goat's milk, and more / Ricki Carroll.
Widely acclaimed as “the Cheese Queen,” Ricki Carroll has guided thousands of home cheese makers and inspired the burgeoning popularity of artisanal cheese making with her classic book, Home Cheese Making, first published in 1982, with over 400,000 copies…
Kindness & salt : recipes for the care and feeding of your friends and neighbors / Ryan Angulo & Doug Crowell.
From the owners of two of Brooklyn's most beloved restaurants, Buttermilk Channel and French Louie, a home cook's handbook with all the delicious, welcoming comfort food and drink (and brunch!) you'd want from your favorite neighborhood bistro. Brooklyn …
Grit and gold : the Death Valley Jayhawkers of 1849 / Jean Johnson.
"The Death Valley Jayhawkers were a group of young gold seekers who blundered into Death Valley at Christmas 1849. They were an uncongealed group when they left western Illinois, although many had been friends at school in Galesburg, but while traveling a…
The new cottage : inspiration for America's favorite home / Katie Hutchison.
"The mere thought of 'cottage' puts the mind at ease, as a cottage is where life is simple, comforting, and true. Cottages are an informal, often hardy subset of small houses, generally possessing a visceral grab on homeowners' imaginations. The New Cotta…
The art of botanical drawing : an introductory guide / Agathe Ravet-Haevermans.
Presents instructions for drawing a variety of plants, including succulents, vegetables, trees, and grasses.
Brain body diet : 40 days to a lean, calm, energized, and happy self / Sara Gottfried, MD.
"New York Times bestselling author and Harvard-MIT educated women's health expert, Sara Gottfried, M.D., delivers a revolutionary program to prevent and reverse the myriad symptoms and diseases that result from an unhealthy connection between the brain an…
Simply Shetland lace : 6 knitted stitches, 20 beautiful projects / Brooke Nico
Explore traditional Shetland lace knitting with expert teacher Brooke Nico! She shows how just three simple motifs, Feather and Fan and Old Shale; Acre and Razor; and Horseshoe and Leaf, can yield a variety of lovely items, from fashion, to accessories, t…
Creative watercolor : a step-by-step guide for beginners / Ana Victoria Calderon.
Creative Watercolor offers beginners a fun, modern, and practical approach to a timeless medium with instructions on how to paint simple motifs and lettering and embellish projects beautifully.
Watercolor flowers : tips, techniques, and step-by-step lessons for learning to paint whimsical artwork in vibrant watercolor / Bley Hack.
Teaches artists of all skill levels how to paint harmonious, vibrant, and colorful renditions of flora.
Frommer's easyguide to Disney World, Universal & Orlando 2019 / by Jason Cochran.
"Disney World, Universal Studios and Orlando come alive--quickly, enjoyably, and affordably--with an EasyGuide from the most trusted name in travel, "--Page 4 of cover.
Work optional : retire early the non-penny-pinching way / Tanja Hester.
"A practical action guide for financial independence and early retirement from the popular 'Our Next Life' blogger."--Amazon.com.
Alexa / by Paul McFedries.
"Whether you'll use Alexa to send text messages, play music, control your thermostat, look up recipes, replenish your pantry, or just search the internet for information, you'll find detailed instructions in this fun and easy-to-understand guide. Amazon's…
Possum living : how to live well without a job and with (almost) no money / Dolly Freed ; introduction by Novella Carpenter.
In the late seventies, at the age of eighteen and with a seventh-grade education, Dolly Freed wrote Possum Living, about the five years she and her father lived off the land on a half-acre lot outside of Philadelphia. At the time of its publication in 197…
Designing an internet / David D. Clark.
How do you design an internet? The architecture of the current Internet is the product of basic design decisions made early in its history. What would an internet look like if it were designed, today, from the ground up? In this book, MIT computer scienti…
Biblical grandparenting : exploring God's design for disciple-making and passing faith to future generations / Dr. Josh Mulvihill.
"Many powerful voices are influencing our grandchildren, from those at home and in their schools to those in the world of entertainment and media. What can you as a grandparent do to speak wisdom and godliness into their lives? Biblical Grandparenting is …
Eight dates : essential conversations for a lifetime of love / John Gottman, PhD, Julie Schwartz Gottman, PhD ; Doug Abrams & Rachel Carlton Abrams, MD.
Navigating the challenges of long-term commitment takes effort—and it just got simpler, with this empowering, step-by-step guide to communicating about the things that matter most to you and your partner. Drawing on forty years of research from their worl…
American cipher : Bowe Bergdahl and the U.S. tragedy in Afghanistan / Matt Farwell and Michael Ames.
"The explosive narrative of the life, captivity, and trial of Bowe Bergdahl, the soldier who was abducted by the Taliban and whose story has served as a symbol for America's foundering war in Afghanistan"--Provided by publisher.
The trial of Lizzie Borden : a true story / Cara Robertson.
"The remarkable new account of an essential piece of American mythology--the trial of Lizzie Borden--based on twenty years of research and recently unearthed evidence. The Trial of Lizzie Borden tells the true story of one of the most sensational murder …
Seamless knit sweaters in 2 weeks : 20 patterns for flawless cardigans, pullovers, tees and more / Marie Greene.
Marie Greenes twenty gorgeous new patterns make knitting the sweater of your dreams a breeze. If youve ever struggled to complete a pullover or been too intimidated to start a cardigan, these seamless, top-down designs will change the way you think about …
Love does : discover a secretly incredible life in an ordinary world / Bob Goff.
"In this book of compelling stories coupled with eye-opening truths, Goff shows a new way to live, a way that's drenched with the whimsy of God's love and the spontaneity of following where he leads."--Syndetics.
The empire and the five kings : America's abdication and the fate of the world / Bernard-Henri Lévy ; translated by Steven B. Kennedy.
"The Empire and the Five Kings is a cri de coeur that draws upon lessons from history and the eternal touchstones of human culture to reveal the stakes facing the West as America retreats from its leadership role, a process that did not begin with Donald …
Handbook to life in ancient Egypt / Rosalie David.
Explores the lifestyles of the ancient Egyptians including, economy and industry, foreign trade and transportation, architecture, and more.
The best of enemies : race and redemption in the new South / Osha Gray Davidson ; with a new introduction by the author.
C. P. Ellis grew up in the poor white section of Durham, North Carolina, and as a young man joined the Ku Klux Klan. Ann Atwater, a single mother from the poor black part of town, quit her job as a household domestic to join the civil rights fight. During…
Cook this, not that! : Kitchen survival guide: the no-diet weight loss solution / by David Zinczenko and Matt Coulding..
"Tired of paying top dollar for food that's making you fat? From the informative minds that brought you 'Eat this, not that!' comes the ultimate cookbook for people who can't cook, who don't want to cook, or who love the kitchen but just need a healthy do…
101 best jump rope workouts / Buddy Lee ; foreword by Greg Glassman.
"A jump rope is the most effective fitness equipment you can own. It is versatile, portable, and efficient. Buddy Lee, recognized internationally as the world's expert at jump rope fitness, provides 100 challenging, dynamic and varied workouts in this uni…
The real McCoy and 149 other eponyms / Claire Cock-Starkey.
The English language is rich with eponyms - words that are named after an individual - some better known than others. This book features 150 of the most interesting and enlightening specimens, delving into the origins of the words and describing the fasci…
Dark star : a biography of Vivien Leigh / Alan Strachan.
Vivien Leigh was perhaps the most iconic actress of the twentieth-century. As Scarlett O'Hara and Blanche Du Bois she took on some of the most pivotal roles in cinema history. Yet she was also a talented theatre actress with West End and Broadway plaudits…
Goddess wisdom made easy : connect to the power of the sacred feminine through ancient teachings and practices / Tanishka.
"Ancient civilizations once worshipped female deities and women were the leaders, counsellors and healers of their communities. Through the ages, the wisdom of the Goddess was then forgotten, and people around the world lost their connection to ancient fe…
Beyond blessed : God's perfect plan to overcome all financial stress / Robert Morris ; with a foreword by Dave Ramsey.
Explains that the way the way for Christians to eliminate financial stress and achieve economic goals is to follow the principles of stewardship not just in money matters but throughout life.
Unicorns, dragons and more : fantasy amigurumi.
Designs submitted to the annual design contest at amigurumipatterns.net.
The healthy 5-ingredient air fryer cookbook : 70 easy recipes to bake, fry, or roast your favorite foods / Bonnie Matthews and Dawn E. Hall ; photographs by Bonnie Matthews.
Quick and nutritious meals and snacks made in your air fryer! This exciting cookbook is an exploration of all that your air fryer do for you. The authors have incorporated a myriad of world flavors with a generous selection of vegetarian and vegan options…
Unfollowing you / Komal Kapoor
"How does it feel to no longer be my favorite notification? A modern love story told through poetry." -- Back cover
Sissy : a coming-of-gender story / Jacob Tobia.
"A heart-wrenching, eye-opening, and giggle-inducing memoir about what it's like to grow up not sure if you're (a) a boy, (b) a girl, (c) something in between, or (d) all of the above"--Provided by publisher.
Outer order, inner calm : declutter & organize to make more room for happiness / Gretchen Rubin.
"With clarity and humor, bestselling author of The Four Tendencies and The Happiness Project Gretchen Rubin illuminates one of her key realizations about happiness: For most of us, outer order contributes to inner calm. And for most of us, a rigid, one-si…
The elephant in the room : one fat man's quest to get smaller in a growing America / Tommy Tomlinson.
"In the tradition of Roxane Gay's Hunger, a searing, honest, and candid exploration of what it's like to live as a fat man, from acclaimed journalist Tommy Tomlinson, who decided he had to change his life as he neared the age of fifty weighing in at 460 p…
A pilgrim's guide to the Camino de Santiago : Camino Francés : St. Jean Pied de Port, Santiago de Compostela : the ancient pilgrim path also known as The Way of St. James : a practical & mystical manual for the modern-day pilgrim / John Brierley.
"Now updated to include newer maps and photos, with height reduced by 20mm to make it even lighter in weight to support carefree traveling, this comprehensive guidebook to the Camino de Santiago and its offshoots contains all the information needed by mod…
Cambridge English IELTS 10 with answers : authentic examination papers from Cambridge English language assessment.
Cambridge IELTS 10 contains four authentic IELTS past papers from Cambridge English Language Assessment, providing excellent exam practice. The Student's Book with answers allows students to familiarise themselves with IELTS and to practise examination te…
Buddha's bedroom : the mindful loving path to sexual passion & lifelong intimacy / Cheryl Fraser, PhD ; foreword by Jack Kornfield, PhD, & Trudy Goodman, PhD.
"The beginning of a relationship is always thrilling--butterflies in the stomach; that sense that someone really gets you; that "love drunk," "walking on air" feeling. But as time goes by, and the tedium of daily life intervenes, you may find yourself too…
Zero waste home : the ultimate guide to simplifying your life by reducing your waste / Bea Johnson.
"In Zero Waste Home, Bea Johnson shares the story of how she simplified her life by reducing her waste. Today, Bea, her husband, Scott, and their two young sons produce just one quart of garbage a year, and their overall quality of life has changed for th…
Am I dying?! : a complete guide to your symptoms — and what to do next / Christopher Kelly, M.D., M.S., Marc Eisenberg, M.D., F.A.C.C..
Most new symptoms turn out to be minor issues, but if you have one, how worried should you be. The authors walk you through the most common symptoms and provide helpful, conversational guidance on what to do. Organized in a humorous, easy-to-access format…
Just a French guy cooking : easy recipes and kitchen hacks for rookies / Alexis Gabriel Aïnouz ; photography by Dan Jones ; [foreword by Jamie Oliver].
French Guy Cooking is a YouTube sensation. A Frenchman living in Paris, Alexis loves to demystify cooking by experimenting with food and cooking methods to take the fear factor out of cooking, make it fun and accessible, and charm everyone with his geeky …
The conspiracy book : a chronological journey through secret societies and hidden histories / John Michael Greer.
"In this fascinating exploration of 100 of the most intriguing conspiracies and secret societies in the Western world -extending from ancient times to the modern era- John Michael Greer shed light on mysterious organizations such as the Knights Templar, t…
Western Europe / editor, Rachel Lawrence.
"An in-depth book. Europe is the heart of Western civilization, nourishing a rich mix of cultures and home to a wealth of historical sights. This new Insight guide to Western Europe, now with free app and eBook, covers the top attractions, from Modernist …
TASC prep : 2 Practice Tests + Proven Strategies + Online.
Our book and online resources are designed for self-study so you can prep at your own pace, on your own schedule. Kaplan is so certain that TASC Prep offers the guidance you need that we guarantee it: after studying with our book, you'll pass the TASC, or…
Good Sam 2019 North American RV travel & savings guide for the RV & outdoor enthusiast / contributors, Jen Alexander, Margot Bigg, Sarah Campbell, Kerri Cox, Seana Dawson, Shelley Dennis, Greg Donahue, Steve Edwards [and 9 others].
"The comprehensive volume features information for 12,100+ private RV parks, public campgrounds and services, including more than 2,400 Good Sam Parks. It includes RV travel articles and lifestyle tips and Good Sam's exclusive RV park ratings to help you …
Put your best face forward : the ultimate guide to skincare from acne to anti-aging / Sandra Lee, MD.
The author presents an entertaining, comprehensive, illustrated skin care guide. Offers essential information on skin care, whether you're hitting adolescence or the middle years--including acne treatments, anti-aging advice, step-by-step tutorials, quizz…
Machine sewing : top tips and techniques for successful sewing / Debbie Shore.
Jam-packed with sewing essentials and techniques, Debbie Shore's latest unmissable book brings you 10 must-make machine sewing projects to build your confidence and repertoire. In this, Debbie's new series, each book takes an aspect of sewing as its subje…
Magic is dead : my journey into the world's most secretive society of magicians / Ian Frisch.
"Accomplished young journalist Ian Frisch, whose writing has appeared in The New Yorker, Vice, Playboy and The New York Times, threads together a personal story of the sudden death of his father, his mother's escape to the poker tables, and how his fascin…
The hormone fix : burn fat naturally, boost energy, sleep better, and stop hot flashes, the keto-green way / Anna Cabeca, DO, OBGYN, FACOG.
"As women approach the age at which they stop having their monthly period, many start to experience the physical and emotional indignities of hormonal fluctuation and an ensuing "metabolic stall." The result: hot flashes, night sweats, insomnia, weight ga…
Say nothing : a true story of murder and memory in Northern Ireland / Patrick Radden Keefe.
""Meticulously reported, exquisitely written, and grippingly told, Say Nothing is a work of revelation." --David Grann, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon From award-winning New Yorker staff writer Patrick Radden Keefe, a …
Cooking light annual recipes 2019 / editor: Rachel Quinlivan West, R.D.
Includes more than 650 recipes that highlight ingredients and flavors from cuisines around the world; translates the latest research in nutrition science into easy weeknight meals; and provides recipes for all special occasions.
Natural histories. Innumerable insects : the story of the most diverse and myriad animals on earth / Michael S. Engel ; foreword by Tom Baione.
A fascinating look at the world's most numerous inhabitants, illustrated with stunning images from the American Museum of Natural History's Rare Book Collection. To date, we have discovered and described or named around 1.1 million insect species, and tho…
Flavors of Africa : discover authentic family recipes from all over the continent / Evi Aki, founder of Ev's Eats.
"In Flavors of Africa, Evi Aki shares the traditional Nigerian dishes she grew up enjoying, as well as typical eats from all across the continent. She introduces customary recipes from each of Africa’s different regions, including meals from Ethiopia, Gha…
A pebble for your thoughts : how one kindness rock at the right moment can change your life / Megan Murphy.
"It all started with a single stone on a beach in Cape Cod and now spans the globe. The Kindness Rocks Project, founded by Megan Murphy, is based on the profound truth that one kind message at the right moment can change someone's day, their outlook, and …
Writers and their cats / by Alison Nastasi.
Photographs of famous writers and their feline companions--Provided by publisher.
The uninhabitable earth : life after warming / David Wallace-Wells.
"It is worse, much worse, than you think. If your anxiety about global warming is dominated by fears of sea-level rise, you are barely scratching the surface of what terrors are possible. In California, wildfires now rage year-round, destroying thousands …
The art of dying well : a practical guide to a good end of life / Katy Butler.
"An inspiring, informative, and practical guide to navigating end of life issues, by a groundbreaking expert in the field and the New York Times bestselling author of Knocking on Heaven's Door. In the mid-1400s, an unnamed Catholic monk composed a popula…
Never enough : the neuroscience and experience of addiction / Judith Grisel.
"Addiction is epidemic and catastrophic. With more than one in every five people over the age of fourteen addicted, drug abuse has been called the most formidable health problem worldwide. If we are not victims ourselves, we all know someone struggling wi…
Cozy : the art of arranging yourself in the world / Isabel Gillies.
"New York Times bestselling author Isabel Gillies picks up where our cultural fascination with hygge leaves off in this fresh and inspiring look on the subtle art of cozy: Part manifesto, part lifestyle guide, part memoir, Cozy shows readers that true com…
I think you're wrong (but I'm listening) : a guide to grace-filled political conversations / Sarah Stewart Holland and Beth Silvers.
"Two friends on opposite sides of the aisle provide a practical guide to grace-filled political conversation while challenging readers to put relationship before policy and understanding before argument. More than ever, politics seems driven by conflict a…
How to be loved : a memoir of lifesaving friendship / Eva Hagberg Fisher.
"A luminous memoir about how friendship saved one woman's life, for anyone who has loved a friend who was sick, grieving, or lost--and for anyone who has struggled to seek or accept help. Eva Hagberg Fisher spent her lonely youth looking everywhere for co…
The dumb things smart people do with their money : thirteen ways to right your financial wrongs / Jill Schlesinger.
"Do you have a "friend" who is super smart, has a great career, holds a graduate degree, has even saved a chunk of money for retirement, but who keeps making the same dumb mistakes when it comes to money? Is this "friend" you? After decades working as a W…
Shortest way home : one mayor's challenge and a model for America's future / Pete Buttigieg.
"A mayor's inspirational story of a Midwest city that has become nothing less than a blueprint for the future of American renewal. Once described by the Washington Post as "the most interesting mayor you've never heard of," Pete Buttigieg, the thirty-six-…
The orchid and the dandelion : why some children struggle and how all can thrive / W. Thomas Boyce, MD.
"From one of the world's foremost researchers and pioneers of pediatric health--a book that offers hope and a pathway to success for parents, teachers, psychologists, psychiatrists, and child development experts coping with "difficult" children, fully ex…
Weird parenting wins : bathtub dining, family screams, and other hacks from the parenting trenches / Hillary Frank.
"Unconventional--yet effective--parenting strategies, carefully curated by the creator of the popular podcast The Longest Shortest Time. Some of the best parenting advice that Hillary Frank ever received did not come from parenting experts, but from frie…
Healthy habits for managing & reversing prediabetes : 100 simple, effective ways to prevent and undo prediabetes / Marie Feldman, RD.
"100 simple lifestyle changes you can make right now to prevent Type 2 diabetes and reverse a pre-diabetic diagnosis in an easy-to-use, user-friendly handbook. There are currently 84 million people in the United States living with a prediabetes diagnosis…
Hero dogs : how a pack of rescues, rejects, and strays became America's greatest disaster-search partners / Wilma Melville with Paul Lobo.
"The incredible memoir of how Wilma Melville turned a band of shelter dogs into one of America's foremost disaster-response assets in catastrophes from 9/11 to Katrina. Ana and Hunter were failed service dogs. Recon was left for dead on the train tracks. …
Act natural : a cultural history of misadventures of parenting / Jennifer Traig.
"From a distinctive, inimitable voice, a wickedly funny and fascinating romp through the strange, and often contradictory history of Western parenting"-- Provided by publisher.
Burned : a story of murder and the crime that wasn't / Edward Humes.
"More than a gripping detective story, Burned is a shocking tale that upends the almost universal confidence we have in flawed forensics -- the "CSI" so long celebrated in fiction and film-- that has put thousands in prison as our justice system chose to …
Bluff City : the secret life of photographer Ernest Withers / Preston Lauterbach.
"The little-known story of an iconic photographer, whose work captured--and influenced--a critical moment in American history. Ernest Withers took some of the most legendary images of the 1950s and 60s: Martin Luther King Jr. riding a newly integrated bus…
Reimagining death : stories and practical wisdom for home funerals and green burials / Lucinda Herring ; foreword by David Spangler.
"For all those seeking to reclaim their innate and legal right to care for their own dead, create home funeral vigils, and choose greener after-death care options that are less toxic and more sustainable for the earth More natural after-death care option…
Hollywood's Eve : Eve Babitz and the secret history of L.A. / Lili Anolik.
"Written by one of Vanity Fair's rising stars, Hollywood's Eve is a pulp propulsive account of the birth, adolescence, and adulthood of 20th-century Hollywood through the vivid and unashamed life of Los Angeles-born glamour girl, bohemian, artist, muse, s…
True you : letting go of your false self to uncover the person God created / Michelle DeRusha.
"Weaving relatable personal narrative with practical suggestions, this book offers a way to get past our culture's noise and empty promises to find something far more significant and valuable: our truest God-created selves"--Provided by publisher.
Everyday glory : the revelation of God in all of reality / Gerald R. McDermott.
"A widely-respected theologian recaptures a Christian vision of reality--that all the world is full of divine signs--and shows how and where meaning can be found outside the church and special revelation"--Provided by publisher.
The CBT workbook for perfectionism : evidence-based skills to help you let go of self-criticism, build self-esteem, and find balance / Sharon Martin ; foreword by Julie de Azevedo Hanks.
"If you feel an intense pressure to be perfect, this evidence-based workbook offers real strategies based in cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) to help you develop a more balanced and healthy perspective. Do you hold yourself--and perhaps others--to extre…
Mastering adulthood : go beyond adulting to become an emotional grown-up / Lara E. Fielding.
"Whoever said being a grownup was easy? If you're up to the challenge, Mastering Adulthood offers smart and entertaining strategies for dealing with difficult emotions like anxiety, sadness, and anger, or even just a lack of motivation and uncertainty. Mo…
Kid confidence : help your child make friends, build resilience, and develop real self-esteem / Eileen Kennedy-Moore ; foreword by Michele Borba.
"Help your child cultivate real, lasting confidence! In Kid Confidence, a licensed clinical psychologist and parenting expert offers practical, evidence-based parenting strategies to help kids foster satisfying relationships, develop competence, and make …