New Nonfiction - September 1, 2018

New Nonfiction - September 1, 2018

 

Title The shadow president : the truth about Mike Pence
Author D'Antonio, Michael.
Subject(s)
  • Pence, Mike, 1959-
  • Vice-Presidents United States Biography.
  • Christianity and politics History 21st century.
  • Conservatism United States.
  • United States Politics and government.
Title Go ask Ali : half-baked advice (and free lemonade)
Author Wentworth, Alexandra
Subject(s)
  • Wentworth, Alexandra.
  • Television actors and actresses United States Biography.
  • Comedians United States Biography.
Title How to read poetry like a professor : a quippy and sonorous guide to verse
Author Foster, Thomas C.
Subject(s)
  • Poetry.
  • Poetics.
  • Poetry History and criticism.
Title Unconditional love : a guide to navigating the joys and challenges of being a grandparent today
Author Isay, Jane
Subject(s)
  • Grandparenting.
  • Grandparent and child.
Title The light within me : an inspirational memoir
Author Earhardt, Ainsley
Subject(s)
  • Earhardt, Ainsley, 1976-
  • Women television journalists Biography.
  • Christian life.
  • Christian biography.
Title Bono : the amazing story of a rescue cat who inspired a community
Author Brown, Helen
Subject(s)
  • Brown, Helen, 1954-
  • Bono (Cat)
  • Cat owners United States Biography.
  • Foster care of animals.
  • Cats Biography.
  • Human-animal relationships.
Title The perfectionists : how precision engineers created the modern world
Author Winchester, Simon
Subject(s)
  • Engineering History.
  • Technological innovations History.
Title All the pieces matter : the inside story of The wire
Author Abrams, Jonathan P. D.
Subject(s)
  • Wire (Television program)
  • Wire (Television program)
  • Popular culture.
  • Television History.
Title The book of mistakes : 9 secrets to creating a successful future
Author Prichard, Skip
Subject(s)
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Motivation (Psychology)
  • Success.
Title Everything is horrible and wonderful : a tragicomic memoir of genius, heroin, love, and loss
Author Wittels Wachs, Stephanie
Subject(s)
  • Wittels Wachs, Stephanie.
  • Wittels, Harris.
  • Drug addicts Family relationships United States.
  • Heroin abuse United States.
  • Brothers and sisters United States.
Title Experience on demand : what virtual reality is, how it works, and what it can do
Author Bailenson, Jeremy
Subject(s)
  • Virtual reality.
Title Feel free : essays
Author Smith, Zadie
Subject(s)
  • English essays.
  • English literature History and criticism.
Title How women rise : break the 12 habits holding you back from your next raise, promotion, or job
Author Helgesen, Sally
Subject(s)
  • Women Vocational guidance.
  • Success in business.
  • Self-realization in women.
Title Iris Apfel : accidental icon : musings of a geriatric starlet
Author Apfel, Iris Barrel
Subject(s)
  • Apfel, Iris Barrel, 1921-
  • Women textile designers United States Biography.
  • Textile designers United States Biography.
  • Fashion designers United States Biography.
  • Fashion.
Title The love gap : a radical plan to win in life and love
Author Birch, Jenna
Subject(s)
  • Single women Psychology.
  • Man-woman relationships.
  • Success.
Title Quirky : the remarkable story of the traits, foibles, and genius of breakthrough innovators who changed the world
Author Schilling, Melissa A.
Subject(s)
  • Inventors Psychology.
  • Personality and creative ability.
  • Genius.
  • Inventions.
  • Technological innovations.
Title Skin in the game : hidden asymmetries in daily life
Author Taleb, Nassim Nicholas
Subject(s)
  • Risk Sociological aspects.
  • Risk-taking (Psychology) Social aspects.
  • Information asymmetry Social aspects.
  • Uncertainty (Information theory) Social aspects.
  • Complexity (Philosophy)
Title Unsuccessful thug : one comedian's journey from Naptown to Tinseltown
Author Epps, Mike
Subject(s)
  • Epps, Mike.
  • Comedians United States Biography.
  • Actors United States Biography.
Title Wrestling with the devil : a prison memoir
Author Ngu?gi? wa Thiong?o
Subject(s)
  • Ngu?gi? wa Thiong?o, 1938-
  • Authors, Kenyan 20th century Biography.
  • Political prisoners Kenya.
  • Political crimes and offenses Kenya.
  • Authors, Kenyan 20th century.
  • Kenya Politics and government 1963-1978.
Title Yes we (still) can : politics in the age of Obama, twitter, and Trump
Author Pfeiffer, Dan.
Subject(s)
  • Pfeiffer, Dan.
  • Obama, Barack.
  • Trump, Donald, 1946-
  • Presidents United States Staff Biography.
  • United States Politics and government 2009-2017.
  • United States Politics and government 2017-
Title Run the storm : a savage hurricane, a brave crew, and the wreck of the SS El Faro
Author Foy, George.
Subject(s)
  • SS El Faro (Cargo ship)
  • Hurricane Joaquin, 2015.
  • Shipwrecks Bermuda Triangle.
Title Unmasked : [a memoir]
Author Lloyd Webber, Andrew
Subject(s)
  • Lloyd Webber, Andrew, 1948-
  • Composers England Biography.
Title The infernal library : on dictators, their books, and other catastrophes of literacy
Author Kalder, Daniel
Subject(s)
  • Dictators as authors History.
  • Revolutionary literature Authorship.
Title Three days in Moscow : Ronald Reagan and the fall of the Soviet empire
Author Baier, Bret
Subject(s)
  • Reagan, Ronald.
  • Gorbachev, Mikhail Sergeevich, 1931-
  • Summit meetings Russia (Federation) Moscow.
  • United States Foreign relations Soviet Union.
  • Soviet Union Foreign relations United States.
  • United States Foreign relations 1981-1989.
Title Bachelor nation : inside the world of America's favorite guilty pleasure
Author Kaufman, Amy.
Subject(s)
  • Bachelor (Television program)
  • Reality television programs United States.
  • Dating shows (Television programs) United States.
Title Brave new Arctic : the untold story of the melting North
Author Serreze, Mark C.
Subject(s)
  • Climatic changes Arctic Regions.
  • Climatology Arctic regions.
  • Global warming.
  • Global environmental change.
  • Arctic regions Environmental conditions.
  • Arctic regions Climate.
Title The culture code : the secrets of highly successful groups
Author Coyle, Daniel
Subject(s)
  • Teams in the workplace.
  • Corporate culture.
  • Leadership.
Title Everything Trump touches dies : a Republican strategist gets real about the worst president ever
Author Wilson, Rick.
Subject(s)
  • Trump, Donald, 1946-
  • Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
  • United States Politics and government 2017-
  • Conservatism United States.
Title The Four Noble Truths : a guide for everyday life
Author Thubten Zopa
Subject(s)
  • Four Noble Truths.
Title How to fix the future
Author Keen, Andrew
Subject(s)
  • Information society.
  • Information technology Economic aspects.
  • Information technology Social aspects.
Title The monk of Mokha
Author Eggers, Dave
Subject(s)
  • Alkhanshali, Mokhtar.
  • Coffee industry California San Francisco.
  • Businesspeople California San Francisco Biography.
  • Yemeni Americans California San Francisco Biography.
  • Coffee industry Yemen (Republic)
Title Mothers of Sparta : a memoir in pieces
Author Davies, Dawn
Subject(s)
  • Davies, Dawn (Dawn S.)
  • Mothers of autistic children United States Biography.
  • Sjogren's syndrome Patients Biography.
  • Women authors, American 21st century Biography.
Title Never get angry again : the foolproof way to stay calm and in control in any conversation or situation
Author Lieberman, David J.
Subject(s)
  • Anger.
  • Calmness.
  • Adjustment (Psychology)
Title Unhinged : an insider's account of the Trump White House
Author Omarosa.
Subject(s)
  • Omarosa.
  • Trump, Donald, 1946-
  • Television personalities United States Biography.
  • Presidents United States Staff Biography.
  • Press and politics United States History 21st century.
  • United States Politics and government 2009-2017.
  • United States Politics and government 2017-
Title Endure : mind, body, and the curiously elastic limits of human performance
Author Hutchinson, Alex
Subject(s)
  • Sports Physiological aspects.
Title The case against impeaching Trump
Author Dershowitz, Alan M.
Subject(s)
  • Trump, Donald, 1946- Impeachment.
  • Trump, Donald, 1946- Political and social views.
  • Impeachments United States.
  • Political corruption United States.
  • Misconduct in office United States.
  • United States Politics and government 2017-
Title The promise of the Grand Canyon : John Wesley Powell's perilous journey and his vision for the American West
Author Ross, John F.
Subject(s)
  • Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902.
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) Description and travel.
  • Grand Canyon (Ariz.) Description and travel.
  • Southwest, New Discovery and exploration.
Title 12 : the inside story of Tom Brady's fight for redemption
Author Sherman, Casey
Subject(s)
  • Brady, Tom, 1977-
  • New England Patriots (Football team) History.
  • Super Bowl 2017 : Houston, Tex.)
Title The briefing : politics, the press, and the president
Author Spicer, Sean
Subject(s)
  • Trump, Donald, 1946- Friends and associates.
  • Spicer, Sean, 1971-
  • Presidential press secretaries United States Biography.
  • United States Politics and government 2017-
Title Death of a nation : plantation politics and the making of the Democratic Party
Author D'Souza, Dinesh
Subject(s)
  • Democratic Party (U.S.) History.
Title My days : happy and otherwise
Author Ross, Marion
Subject(s)
  • Ross, Marion, 1928-
  • Television actors and actresses United States Biography.
Title The Russia hoax : the illicit scheme to clear Hillary Clinton and frame Donald Trump
Author Jarrett, Gregg
Subject(s)
  • Trump, Donald, 1946-
  • Clinton, Hillary Rodham.
  • Presidents United States Election 2016.
  • Elections Corrupt practices United States.
Title Spooked! : how a radio broadcast and The war of the worlds sparked the 1938 invasion of America
Author Jarrow, Gail.
Subject(s)
  • War of the worlds (Radio program)
  • Science fiction radio programs Psychological aspects.
  • Radio broadcasting United States History 20th century.
  • Hoaxes in mass media.
  • Fake news.
Title Believe me : the Evangelical road to Donald Trump
Author Fea, John
Subject(s)
  • Trump, Donald, 1946-
  • Christianity and politics United States.
  • Evangelicalism.
  • Voting Religious aspects Christianity.
  • Christians Political activity.
Title Discovering Pluto : exploration at the edge of the solar system
Author Cruikshank, Dale P.
Subject(s)
  • Pluto (Dwarf planet)
Title North American road trips : unforgettable journeys of a lifetime
Author Derrick, Martin.
Subject(s)
  • Automobile travel North America.
  • Scenic byways United States.
  • Scenic byways Canada.
  • United States Description and travel.
  • Canada Description and travel.
Title Through my father's eyes
Author Graham, Franklin
Subject(s)
  • Graham, Billy, 1918-2018.
  • Graham, Franklin, 1952-
  • Evangelists United States Biography.
  • Fathers and sons Religious aspects Christianity.
Title Unshakeable hope : building our lives on the promises of God
Author Lucado, Max
Subject(s)
  • Christian life.

 

 

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