What a month for nonfiction! Investigative reports on politics and sports, reflections on art and fashion, calls to arms from activists, historical assessments and books about books await you this September. Happy reading!
– Yuval Noah Harari. The author of 21 Lessons for the 21st Century Sapiens addresses the most urgent and complex issues we face today.
– Mark Leibovich. An immersive look at current state of the NFL. Big Game
– Rebecca Solnit. New essays from the feminist firebrand and author of Call Them By Their True Names Men Explain Things to Me .
– Greg Lukianoff. A controversial assessment of the climate on college campuses. The Coddling of the American Mind Continue reading “New Nonfiction Roundup – September 2018”
What’s new in August? Incisive books about the brain, reflections on “adulting” and parenthood, challenges to the concept of identity, and much more!
– Howie Southworth & Greg Matza. A pair of food authors share authentic recipes for small bites from the streets of China. Chinese Street Food
– Beth Macy. An overview of America’s opioid crisis implicates “Big Pharma” while profiling those who have become addicted. Dopesick
– Rick Wilson. An indictment of the Trump administration from a Republican strategist. Everything Trump Touches Dies
– Keith O’Brien. Five women, including Amelia Earhart, who competed in the national air races of the 1920s and 1930s. Fly Girls
– Maeve Higgins. An Irish comedian leaves her homeland to find herself in America. Maeve in America Continue reading “New Nonfiction Roundup – August 2018”
Looking for some new nonfiction for the summer months? A host of thoughtful and unique memoirs and gripping historical narratives are coming your way this July. Happy Reading!
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What’s new in June? A bevy of biographies and memoirs, travel guides to places near and far, and so much more!
– Stephanie Rosenbloom. Consider the pleasures of traveling solo through the author’s visits to Paris, Istanbul, Florence and New York. Alone Time
– Matthew Polly. An authoritative biography of the prominent Asian American actor and martial arts expert who died at 32. Bruce Lee: A Life
– Kate Andersen Brower. The author of First in Line looks at the modern vice-presidency by looking at 13 men who have occupied the role. The Residence Continue reading “New Nonfiction Roundup: June 2018”
What’s hot in May? Stimulating science, bold biographies, moving memoirs, intriguing interviews and the promise of psychedelics. Happy reading!
– Alison Green. Practical advice for graduates entering the workforce, from the “Dear Abby of the work world.” Ask A Manager Continue reading “New Nonfiction Roundup – May 2018”