by Coates, Ta-Nehisi 973.932 COATES

We Were Eight Years in Power : an American Tragedy

"'We were eight years in power' was the lament of Reconstruction-era black politicians as the American experiment in multiracial democracy ended with the return of white supremacist rule in the South. In this sweeping collection of new and selected essays, Ta-Nehisi Coates explores the tragic echoes of that history in …

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by Mueller, Robert S., 973.933 MUELLER

The Mueller Report : The Washington Post

The only book with exclusive analysis by the Pulitzer Prize-winning staff of The Washington Post, and the most complete and authoritative available. Read the findings of the Special Counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, complete with accompanying analysis by the Post reporters who've c…

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by Hart, Kevin, B HART HART

I Can't Make This Up : Life Lessons

Superstar, comedian and Hollywood box-office star Kevin Hart turns his immense talent to the written word by writing some words. Some of those words include, the, a, for, above, and even even. Put them together and listeners have the funniest, most heartfelt, and most inspirational memoir on survival, success, and the …

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by Pitre, Urvashi 641.77 PITRE

Every Day Easy Air Fryer : 100 Recipes Bursting with Flavor

So you've bought an air fryer, and you're using it to make fries and packaged foods, but don't see what the fuss was about. Pitre shows you how to start with fresh ingredients to make delicious, healthy dishes which mostly require about ten minutes of prep, a little time to marinate, and approximately fifteen-minutes o…

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by Abrams, Stacey B ABRAMS ABRAMS

Lead from the Outside : How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change

Offers guidance for people who live outside of traditionally powerful social groups to pursue leadership and success by recognizing their own passion and pursuing it with the special perspective, tools, and strengths that come from being on the outside.…

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by O'Brien, Keith, 629.1309 OBRIEN

Fly Girls : How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History

"High adventure and high ideals merge when a corps of intrepid female aviators battle to take part in the hugely popular air shows of the 1920s and 1930s. Ultimately, one of our heroines would win a race that earned her the right to be called America's best pilot"--…

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by Macintyre, Ben, B GORDIEVSK MACINTY

The Spy and the Traitor : the Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War

If anyone could be considered a Russian counterpart to the infamous British double-agent Kim Philby, it was Oleg Gordievsky. The son of two KGB agents and the product of the best Soviet institutions, the savvy, sophisticated Gordievsky grew to see his nation's communism as both criminal and philistine. He took his firs…

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by Warner, Ana 618.9285 WARNER

The Warner Boys : Our Family's Story of Autism and Hope

"An emotional, revealing memoir of one family's life in seclusion--and the love, strength, and faith it took to save it. Seahawks star running back Curt Warner and his wife, Ana, were prominent figures in Seattle in the early 1990s. When they dropped from the public eye after Curt's retirement, everyone assumed it was …

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by Ginsburg, Ruth Bader 347.7326 GINSBUR

My Own Words

"The first book from Ruth Bader Ginsburg since becoming a Supreme Court Justice in 1993--a witty, engaging, serious, and playful collection of writings and speeches from the woman who has had a powerful and enduring influence on law, women's rights, and popular culture. My Own Words is a selection of writings and speec…

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by Fisch, Jen 641.5638 FISCH

The Easy 5-ingredient Ketogenic Diet Cookbook : Low-carb, High-fat Recipes for B

"Keep up with keto on even your busiest days. Finding quick and easy keto recipes that fit with your lifestyle and schedule can be difficult. That's why Jen Fisch, the blogger behind 'Keto in The City' and a busy working mom, shares her favorite stress-free keto meals in [this book]. With 130 recipes that require no mo…

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by Evans, Rachel Held, 248 EVANS

Inspired : Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again

If the Bible isn't a science book or an instruction manual, then what is it? What do people mean when they say the Bible is inspired? When Rachel Held Evans found herself asking these questions, she began a quest to better understand what the Bible is and how it is meant to be read. What she discovered changed her--and…

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The Line Becomes a River

"A former Border Patrol agent's haunting experience of an unnatural divide and the lives caught on either side, struggling to cross or to defend it"--…

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by MacLean, Nancy 320.5309 MACLEAN

Democracy in Chains : the Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for A

"An explosive expose of the right's relentless campaign to eliminate unions, suppress voting, privatize public education, and change the Constitution. "Perhaps the best explanation to date of the roots of the political divide that threatens to irrevocably alter American government." --Booklist (starred review) Behind t…

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by Williams, Brittany, 641.5884 WILLIAM

Instant Loss Cookbook : Cook Your Way to a Healthy Weight with 125 Recipes for Y

"125 fast, easy, and tasty whole food-based recipes for anyone looking to lose weight, from the ... blogger who lost over 125 lbs in a year by making all her meals from scratch, aided by her Instant Pot"--…

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by Goff, Bob 248.4 GOFF

Everybody Always : Becoming Love in a World Full of Setbacks and Difficult Peopl

What happens when we stop avoiding difficult people and simply love everyone? In his wildly entertaining and inspiring follow-up to the New York Times bestselling phenomenon Love Does, Bob Goff takes readers on a life-altering journey into the secret of living without fear, care, constraint, or worry. The path toward t…

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by Orlean, Susan 020 ORLEAN

The Library Book

On the morning of April 28, 1986, a fire alarm sounded in the Los Angeles Public Library. As the moments passed, the patrons and staff who had been cleared out of the building realized this was not the usual fire alarm. As one fireman recounted, (3z(BOnce that first stack got going, it was Goodbye, Charlie.

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by Perry, Jackie Hill 248.843 PERRY

Gay Girl, Good God : the Story of Who I Was and Who God Has Always Been

"Jackie grew up fatherless and experienced gender confusion. She embraced masculinity and homosexuality with every fiber of her being. She knew that Christians had a lot to say about all of the above. But was she supposed to change herself? How was she supposed to stop loving women, when homosexuality felt more natural…

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by Fraser, Caroline B WILDER FRASER

Prairie Fires : the American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder

A comprehensive historical portrait of Laura Ingalls Wilder draws on unpublished manuscripts, letters, diaries and official records to fill in the gaps in Wilder's official story, sharing details about her pioneer experiences.…

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by Flanders, Cait, 153.8 FLANDER

The Year of Less : How I Stopped Shopping, Gave Away My Belongings, and Discover

"In her late twenties, Cait Flanders found herself stuck in the consumerism cycle that grips so many of us: earn more, buy more, want more, rinse, repeat. Even after she worked her way out of nearly $30,000 of consumer debt, her old habits took hold again. When she realized that nothing she was doing or buying was maki…

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by Vincent, Lynn 940.5426 VINCENT

Indianapolis : the True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in U.s. Naval History an

"Based on years of original research and new reporting, two acclaimed authors deliver the riveting and emotionally wrenching full story of the worst sea disaster in United States naval history: the sinking of the USS Indianapolis during World War II--and the fifty-year fight to exonerate the captain after a wrongful co…

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by Abrams, Stacey B ABRAMS ABRAMS

Lead from the Outside : How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change

Leadership is hard. Convincing others--and yourself--that you are capable of taking charge and achieving more requires insight and courage. Lead from the Outside is the handbook for outsiders, written with an eye toward the challenges that hinder women, people of color, the working class, members of the LGBTQ community…

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by Tisdale, Sallie 306.9 TISDALE

Advice for Future Corpses * and Those Who Love Them : a Practical Perspective on

From the sublime (the faint sound of Mozart as you take your last breath) to the ridiculous (lessons on how to close the sagging jaw of a corpse), Tisdale leads the reader through the peaks and troughs of death with a calm, wise, and humorous hand. Advice for Future Corpses is more than a how-to manual or a spiritual b…

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by Kaur, Rupi 811.6 KAUR

Milk and Honey

Milk and honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity. The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals a different heartache. Milk and honey takes readers through a jo…

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by Rallison, James 818.602 RALLISO

The Odd 1s out : How to Be Cool and Other Things I Definitely Learned from Growi

Like any shy teen turned young adult, YouTube star James Rallison ("The Odd 1s Out") is used to being on the outside looking in. He wasn't partying in high school or winning football games like his older brother. Instead, he posted comics on the Internet. Now, he's ready to share his hard-earned advice from his 21 year…

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by Lewis, Susannah B., B LEWIS LEWIS

Can't Make This Stuff Up! : Finding the Upside to Life's Downs

Millions of online fans have flocked to Susannah B. Lewis's hysterical, take-no-prisoners videos that capture her uproarious yet deeply faithful view of the world. Now she brings to book form her keen eye for the absurd as she reveals her experiences growing up in a small Tennessee town. From the time an escaped albino…

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by Conley, Garrard B-CONLEY CONLEY

Boy Erased : a Memoir

"The son of a Baptist pastor and deeply embedded in church life in small-town Arkansas, Garrard Conley was terrified and conflicted about his sexuality as a young man. When Garrard was a nineteen-year-old college student, he was outed to his parents, and was forced to make a life-changing decision: either agree to atte…

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by Werner-Gray, Liana, 616.994 WERNER

Cancer-free with Food : a Step-by-step Plan with 100+ Recipes to Fight Disease,

"Supported by the powerhouse team behind The Truth About Cancer, best-selling natural-health author Liana Werner-Gray offers a simple yet comprehensive guide to nutrition for those who have been diagnosed with cancer. You've been diagnosed with cancer, and all you want is a simple guide of what to eat and what to avoid…

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by Harari, Yuval N. 909.83 HARARI

Homo Deus : a Brief History of Tomorrow

"Over the past century humankind has managed to do the impossible and rein in famine, plague, and war. This may seem hard to accept, but, as Harari explains in his trademark style--thorough, yet riveting--famine, plague and war have been transformed from incomprehensible and uncontrollable forces of nature into managea…

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by Davies, Simone 371.392 DAVIES

The Montessori Toddler : a Parent's Guide to Raising a Curious and Responsible H

An inspiring, beautifully designed guide for parents of toddlers looking to bring the principles of Montessori education--curiosity, independence, respect--into their daily lives.…

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by Macy, Beth 362.2909 MACY

Dopesick : Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company That Addicted America

Chronicles America's more than twenty-year struggle with opioid addiction, from the introduction of OxyContin in 1996, through the spread of addiction in distressed communities in Central Appalachia, to the current national crisis.…

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by Sellou, Abdel, B SELLOU SELLOU

The Upside : a Memoir

Abdel Sellou and Philippe Pozzo di Borgo were two people marginalized by society: Sellou a wisecracking, unemployed immigrant, just out on parole; Pozzo a man born to wealth and privilege, recently paralyzed from the neck down after a paragliding accident. How they came to help each other, and the unlikely friendship t…

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Rising Strong

"With her 2010 TED talk on the power of vulnerability (over 18 million views), her bestselling books on the transformative gifts of shame and vulnerability, and her inspiring call for wholehearted living, Brene Brown has changed the cultural conversation. Her work has been embraced by Oprah Winfrey and corporate leader…

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by Blakeslee, Nate, 599.773 BLAKESL

American Wolf : a True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West

The story of the rise of a Yellowstone wolf, and what her life and death tell us about the struggle for the American West. --…

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by Thompson, Wright 796.0922 THOMPSO

The Cost of These Dreams : Sports Stories and Other Serious Business

"Whether it be Michael Jordan or Tiger Woods or Pat Riley or Urban Meyer, Wright Thompson strips the away the self-serving myths and fantasies to reveal his characters in full. There are fascinating common denominators: it may not be the case that every single great performer or coach had a complex relationship with hi…

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by Grann, David 364.1 GRANN

The Old Man and the Gun : and Other Tales of True Crime

Selection of the journalist's articles previously published in various periodicals.…

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by Maldonado, Guillermo 248.32 MALDONA

Breakthrough Prayer : Where God Always Hears and Answers

"Breakthrough Prayer shows how to build momentum in your prayer life--creating a spiritual atmosphere in which God moves powerfully--provides essential keys for breakthrough, and explains how to have all your prayers answered according to God's will and Word"--…

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by Chernow, Ron B GRANT CHERNOW

Grant

"Pulitzer Prize-winner and biographer of Alexander Hamilton, George Washington, and John D. Rockefeller, Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant. Ulysses S. Grant's life has typically been misunderstood. All too often he is carica…

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by Chapman, Gary D., 646.78 CHAPMAN

The 5 Love Languages : the Secret to Love That Lasts

Dr. Chapman explains how people communicate love in different ways, and shares the wonderful things that happen when men and women learn to speak each other's language.…

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by Byrd, Cathy, 133.9013 BYRD

The Boy Who Knew Too Much : an Astounding True Story of a Young Boy's Past-life

This is a powerful and inspirational story about a young baseball prodigy who, at the age of two, began sharing vivid memories of being a baseball player in the 1920s and 30s. Christian Haupt described historical facts about Lou Gehrig that he could not have possibly known at the time. Distraught by their son's uncanny…

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by Lieberstein, Andrea 616.8526 LIEBERS

Well Nourished : Mindful Practices to Heal Your Relationship with Food, Feed You

There is much more to nourishing yourself than simply eating food. After a long day of feeling run down and exhausted, what you're really hungering for is other forms of nourishment. Well Nourished is here to show you how to live a life where feel nourished emotionally, intellectually, physically, socially, and creativ…

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by Lillien, Lisa 641.512 LILLIEN

Hungry Girl Simply 6 : All-natural Recipes with 6 Ingredients or Less

People everywhere are craving super-simple recipes with short ingredient lists, and Hungry Girl has come to their rescue with Hungry Girl Simply 6: All-Natural Recipes with 6 Ingredients or Less! For the first time ever, chapters are organized by main ingredientlike CHICKEN, VEGGIES, EGGS, OATSmaking it…

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by Sheff, Nic 362.299 SHEFF

Tweak : Growing Up on Methamphetamines

The author details his immersion in a world of hardcore drugs, revealing the mental and physical depths of addiction, and the violent relapse one summer in California that forever changed his life, leading him down the road to recovery.…

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by Johnson, Kirk W. 364.1628 JOHNSON

The Feather Thief : Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Cent

On a cool June evening in 2009, twenty-year-old American flautist Edwin Rist grabbed hundreds of bird skins - some collected 150 years earlier - and escaped into the darkness. Two years later, Kirk Wallace Johnson was consumed by the strange case of the feather thief. What would possess a person to steal dead birds? Th…

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by Harari, Yuval N. 909 HARARI

Sapiens : a Brief History of Humankind

"One hundred thousand years ago, at least six different species of humans inhabited Earth. Yet today there is only one--homo sapiens. What happened to the others? And what may happen to us? Most books about the history of humanity pursue either a historical or a biological approach, but Dr. Yuval Noah Harari breaks the…

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by Smith, Joyce 248.32 SMITH

Breakthrough : the Miraculous Story of a Mother's Faith and Her Child's Resurrec

When Joyce Smith's fourteen-year-old son John fell through an icy Missouri lake one winter morning, she and her family had seemingly lost everything. At the hospital, John lay lifeless for more than sixty minutes. But Joyce was not ready to give up on her son. She mustered all her faith and strength into one force and …

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by Lamott, Anne 808.02 LAMOTT

Bird by Bird : Some Instructions on Writing and Life

The author of five books, including the novels Hard Laughter, Rosie and Joe Jones, offers an "inspiring book about writing as a way of finding truth" (San Francisco Chronicle). "A reveille to get off our duffs and start writing now, while we still can".--Seattle Times. "Thirty years ago my older brother, who was ten ye…

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by Yousafzai, Malala, B-YOUSAFZAI YOUSAFZ

I Am Malala: the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban

When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday October 9, 2012, she almost paid the ultimate price.…

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by Willis-Abdurraqib, Hanif 782.4216 WILLIS

Go Ahead in the Rain : Notes to A Tribe Called Quest

How does one pay homage to A Tribe Called Quest? The seminal rap group brought jazz into the genre, resurrecting timeless rhythms to create masterpieces such as The Low End Theory and Midnight Marauders. Seventeen years after their last album, they resurrected themselves with an intense, socially conscious record, We G…

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by Cavallari, Kristin, 641.563 CAVALLA

True Roots : a Mindful Kitchen with More Than 100 Recipes Free of Gluten, Dairy,

In her first book, Kristin Cavallari shared her personal journey along with her tips on everything from style to relationships. And now, with True Roots, Cavallari shows you that improving the way you eat doesn't have to be difficult--a clean and toxin-free diet can and should be fun, easy, and enjoyable. She learned t…

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by Blakeslee, Nate, 599.773 BLAKESL

American Wolf : a True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West

The story of the rise of a Yellowstone wolf, and what her life and death and death tell us about the struggle for the American West. --…

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by Kellogg, Kathryn 640.286 KELLOGG

101 Ways to Go Zero Waste Kathryn Kellogg.

We all know how important it is to reduce our environmental footprint, but it can be daunting to know where to begin. Enter Kathryn Kellogg, who can fit all her trash from the past two years into a 16-ounce mason jar. How? She starts by saying (3z(Bno(3y (Bto straws and grocery bags, and (3z(Byes(3y (Bto a reus…

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by Gunter, Jennifer 618.1 GUNTER

The Vagina Bible : the Vulva and the Vagina - Separating the Myth from the Medic

"OB/GYN, writer for The New York Times, USA Today, and Self, and host of the show Jensplaining, Dr. Jen Gunter now delivers the definitive book on vaginal health, answering the questions you've always had but were afraid to ask--or couldn't find the right answers to. She has been called Twitter's resident gynecologist,…

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by Kaku, Michio 629.455 KAKU

The Future of Humanity : Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, an

"Formerly the domain of fiction, moving human civilization to the stars is increasingly becoming a scientific possibility--and a necessity. Whether in the near future due to climate change and the depletion of finite resources, or in the distant future due to catastrophic cosmological events, we must face the reality t…

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by Hochschild, Arlie Russell, 320.5209 HOCHSCH

Strangers in Their Own Land : Anger and Mourning on the American Right

"In Strangers in Their Own Land, the renowned sociologist Arlie Hochschild embarks on a thought-provoking journey from her liberal hometown of Berkeley, California, deep into Louisiana bayou country--a stronghold of the conservative right. As she gets to know people who strongly oppose many of the ideas she famously ch…

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by Stallworth, Ron 322.4209 STALLWO

Black Klansman : Race, Hate, and the Undercover Investigation of a Lifetime

"The extraordinary true story of a black police officer who goes undercover to investigate the KKK, the basis for the forthcoming major motion picture directed by Spike Lee and produced by Jordan Peele. When detective Ron Stallworth, the first black detective in the history of the Colorado Springs Police Department, co…

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by Callahan, John, B CALLAHAN CALLAHA

Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot

In 1972, at the age of 21, John Callahan was involved in a car crash that severed his spine and made him a quadriplegic. A heavy drinker since the age of 12 (alcohol had played a role in his crash), the accident could have been the beginning of a downward spiral. Instead, it sparked a personal transformation. After ext…

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by Quinones, Sam, 362.293 QUINONE

Dreamland : the True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic

In fascinating detail, Sam Quinones chronicles how, over the past 15 years, enterprising sugar cane farmers in a small county on the west coast of Mexico created a unique distribution system that brought black tar heroin--the cheapest, most addictive form of the opiate, 2 to 3 times purer than its white powder cousin--…

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by Kshirsagar, Suhas G. 612.022 KSHIRSA

Change Your Schedule, Change Your Life : How to Harness the Power of Clock Genes

"An eye-opening handbook from a leading Ayurvedic physician that blends cutting-edge science on "clock genes" with ancient eastern wisdom to help us understand how to harness the power of chronobiology to effortlessly lose weight, sleep better, exercise stronger, reduce stress, and boost our well being. "It's not you, …

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by Pollan, Michael 615.7883 POLLAN

How to Change Your Mind : What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About

"A brilliant and brave investigation by Michael Pollan, author of five New York Times best sellers, into the medical and scientific revolution taking place around psychedelic drugs--and the spellbinding story of his own life-changing psychedelic experiences. When Michael Pollan set out to research how LSD and psilocybi…

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by Gaiman, Neil 293.13 GAIMAN

Norse Mythology

Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he presents his fashioning of the primeval Norse myths into a novel, which begins with the genesis of the legendary nine worlds, delves into the exploits of the deities, dwarves, and giants, and culminates in …

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by Kshirsagar, Suhas G. 612.022 KSHIRSA

Change Your Schedule, Change Your Life : How to Harness the Power of Clock Genes

We've all heard of circadian rhythms, those biological processes that give us jet lag and make us night owls or early birds. But few of us know just how profoundly these diurnal patterns affect our overall health. Skipping meals, working late into the night to maximize productivity disrupt our natural cycles. The human…

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by Chan, Francis, 248.4 CHAN

Letters to the Church

Reminds us how powerful the Church can be and calls this generation to passionately pursue God's vision for His beloved Bride.…

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by Andersen, Sarah 741.5973 ANDERSE

Herding Cats : a "sarah's Scribbles" Collection

(3z(BWith characteristic wit and charm, Sarah Andersens third collection of comics and illustrated personal essays offers a survival guide for frantic modern life: from the importance of avoiding morning people, to Internet troll defense 101, to the not-so-life-changing futility of tidying up. But when all else fails…

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by Hester, Tanja 332.024 HESTER

Work Optional : Retire Early the Non-penny-pinching Way

"A practical action guide for financial independence and early retirement from the popular "Our Next Life" blogger."--…

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The How Can It Be Gluten Free Cookbook : Revolutionary Techniques, Groundbreakin

Successful gluten free recipes require more than just new ingredients. The cooks at America's Test Kitchen tried thousands of recipes (most were pretty awful) to figure out the secrets to making favorite foods without gluten. This landmark book tells what works, and why, so you can successfully prepare lasagna, fried c…

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by Sheff, David 362.299 SHEFF

Beautiful Boy : a Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction

The story of one teenager's descent into methamphetamine addiction is told from his father's point of view, describing how a varsity athlete and honor student became addicted to the dangerous drug and its impact on his family.…

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by Duckworth, Angela 158.1 DUCKWOR

Grit : the Power of Passion and Perseverance

"In this must-read book for anyone striving to succeed, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows parents, educators, athletes, students, and business people--both seasoned and new--that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a focused persistence called "grit." Why do some people succeed and othe…

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by Strayed, Cheryl, B-STRAYED STRAYED

Wild : from Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail

A powerful, blazingly honest, inspiring memoir: the story of a 1,100 mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe--and built her back up again.…

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by Franta, Connor, B FRANTA FRANTA

A Work in Progress : a Memoir

In this intimate memoir of life beyond the camera, Connor Franta shares the lessons he has learned on his journey from small-town boy to Internet sensation--so far. Connor offers a look at his Midwestern upbringing as one of four children in the home and one of five in the classroom; his struggles with identity, body i…

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by Mundy, Liza, 940.5486 MUNDY

Code Girls : the Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War I

Recruited by the U.S. Army and Navy from small towns and elite colleges, more than ten thousand women served as codebreakers during World War II. While their brothers and boyfriends took up arms, these women moved to Washington and learned the meticulous work of code-breaking. Their efforts shortened the war, saved cou…

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by Knight, Philip H., B-KNIGHT KNIGHT

Shoe Dog : a Memoir by the Creator of Nike

"In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company's early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world's most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands. In 1962, fresh out of business school, Phil Knight borro…

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by Meacham, Jon 973 MEACHAM

The Soul of America : the Battle for Our Better Angels

"The current climate of partisan fury is not new, and in The Soul of America, Meacham shows us how what Lincoln called the "better angels of our nature" have won the day. Painting surprising portraits of Presidents, including Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Ulysses S. Grant, Woodrow Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, …

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by Brown, Craig, B MARGARET BROWN

Ninety-nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret

She made John Lennon blush and Marlon Brando tongue-tied. She iced out Princess Diana and humiliated Elizabeth Taylor. Andy Warhol photographed her. Jack Nicholson offered her cocaine. Gore Vidal revered her. Francis Bacon heckled her. Peter Sellers was madly in love with her. For Pablo Picasso, she was the object of s…

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by Davidson, Osha Gray 305.8009 DAVIDSO

The Best of Enemies : Race and Redemption in the New South

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 the 1960s, as the country struggled with the explosive issue of …

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by Cole, Will 613.2833 COLE

Keto-tarian : the (mostly) Plant-based Plan to Burn Fat, Boost Your Energy, Crus

The keto craze is just getting warmed up. The ketogenic diet kick-starts your body's metabolism so it burns fat, instead of sugar, as its primary fuel. But most ketogenic plans are meat- and dairy-heavy, creating a host of other problems, especially for those who prefer plants at the center of the plate. Dr. Will Cole …

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by Walker, Matthew P. 612.821 WALKER

Why We Sleep : Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams

"The first sleep book by a leading scientific expert--Professor Matthew Walker, Director of UC Berkeley's Sleep and Neuroimaging Lab--reveals his groundbreaking exploration of sleep, explaining how we can harness its transformative power to change our lives for the better. Sleep is one of the most important but least u…

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