October - December 2016 Issue
Bacevich, Andrew J. America’s War for the Greater Middle East: A Military History.
Baker, Nicholson. Substitute: Going to School with a Thousand Kids.
Bingham, Clara. Witness to the Revolution: Radicals, Resisters, Vets, Hippies, and the Year America Lost Its Mind and Found Its Soul.
Boruch, Marianne. Eventually One Dreams the Real Thing. (poetry)
Brant, John. The Boy Who Runs: The Odyssey of Julius Achon.
Braverman, Blair. Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube: Chasing Fear and Finding Home in the Great White North.
Brower, Kate Andersen. First Women: The Grace and Power of America’s Modern First Ladies.
Chaudry, Rabia. Adnan’s Story: The Search for Truth and Justice After Serial.
Clayton, Jace. Uproot: Travels in 21st-Century Music and Digital Culture.
Cliff, Nigel. Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story; How One Man and His Piano Transformed the Cold War.
Cole, Teju. Known and Strange Things: Essays.
Cooper, Elisha. Falling: A Daughter, a Father, and a Journey Back.
Cox, Lynne. Swimming in the Sink: An Episode of the Heart.
Dittrich, Luke. Patient H.M.: A Story of Memory, Madness, and Family Secrets.
Doyle, Sady. Trainwreck: The Women We Love to Hate, Mock, and Fear...and Why.
Everhart, Ruth. Ruined.
Faludi, Susan. In the Darkroom.
Fass, Paula S. The End of American Childhood: A History of Parenting from Life on the Frontier to the Managed Child.
Foster, Charles. Being a Beast: Adventures Across the Species Divide.
Franklin, Ruth. Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life.
French, Kelley and Thomas. Juniper: The Girl Who Was Born Too Soon.
Gaiman, Neil. The View from the Cheap Seats: Selected Nonfiction.
Gleick, James. Time Travel.
Goldblatt, David. The Games: A Global History of the Olympics.
Goldrick-Rab, Sara. Paying the Price: College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal of the American Dream.
Graetz, Michael J. The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right.
Gross, Edward. The Fifty-Year Mission: The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of Star Trek, Volume One: The First Twenty-Five Years.
Guyatt, Nicholas. Bind Us Apart: How Enlightened Americans Invented Racial Segregation.
Hammer, Joshua. The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World’s Most Precious Manuscripts.
Havrilesky, Heather. How to Be a Person in the World: Ask Polly’s Guide through the Paradoxes of Modern Life.
Hazleton, Lesley. Agnostic: A Spirited Manifesto.
Hinton, Elizabeth. From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America.
Hirshey, Gerri. Not Pretty Enough: The Unlikely Triumph of Helen Gurley Brown.
Howard, Hugh. Architecture’s Odd Couple: Frank Lloyd Wright and Philip Johnson.
Kanigel, Robert. Eyes on the Street: The Life of Jane Jacobs.
Keenan, Jillian. Sex with Shakespeare: Here’s Much to Do with Pain, but More with Love.
Kessler, David A. Capture: Unraveling the Mystery of Mental Suffering.
King, Ross. Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies.
Kluger, Richard. Indelible Ink: The Trials of John Peter Zenger and the Birth of America’s Free Press.
Kunitz, Daniel. Lift: Fitness Culture, from Naked Greeks and Acrobats to Jazzercise and Ninja Warriors.
Lascher, Bill. Eve of a Hundred Midnights: The Star-Crossed Love Story of Two WWII Correspondents and Their Epic Escape Across the Pacific.
Lehmann, Chris. The Money Cult: Capitalism, Christianity, and the Unmaking of the American Dream.
Mac Donald, Heather. The War on Cops: How the New Attack on Law and Order Makes Everyone Less Safe.
Marcal, Katrine. Who Cooked Adam Smith’s Dinner?: A Story About Women and Economics.
Mattison, Alice. The Kite and the String: How to Write with Spontaneity and Control - and Live to Tell the Tale.
McDonough, James Lee. William Tecumseh Sherman: In the Service of My Country: A Life. 9780393241570
Millard, Candice. Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, A Daring Escape and the Making of Winston Churchill.
Nussbaum, Martha C. Anger and Forgiveness: Resentment, Generosity, Justice.
Parkin, Simon. Death by Video Game: Danger, Pleasure, and Obsession on the Virtual Frontline.
Pearlman, Jeff. Gunslinger: The Remarkable, Improbable, Iconic Life of Brett Favre.
Phillips, Patrick. Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America.
Ramadan, Al. Play Bigger: How Pirates, Dreamers, and Innovators Create and Dominate Markets.
Rich, Adrienne. Collected Poems: 1950-2012.
Rieff, David. In Praise of Forgetting: Historical Memory and Its Ironies.
Rybczynski, Witold. Now I Sit Me Down: From Klismos to Plastic Chair: A Natural History.
Seligman, Scott D. Tong Wars: The Untold Story of Vice, Money, and Murder in New York’s Chinatown.
Sharif, Solmaz. Look: Poems.
Shetterly, Caitlin. Modified: GMOs and the Threat to Our Food, Our Land, Our Future.
Slater, Dan. Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico’s Most Dangerous Drug Cartel.
Smee, Sebastian. The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art.
Smith, Mychal Denzel. Invisible Man, Got the Whole World Watching: A Young Black Man’s Education.
Spiegelman, Nadja. I’m Supposed to Protect You from All This.
Stein, Judith E. Eye of the Sixties: Richard Bellamy and the Transformation of Modern Art.
Summerscale, Kate. The Wicked Boy: The Mystery of a Victorian Child Murderer.
Sykes, Charles J. Fail U: The False Promise of Higher Education.
Tinniswood, Adrian. The Long Weekend: Life in the English Country House, 1918-1939.
Toobin, Jeffrey. American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes, and Trial of Patty Hearst.
Ullrich, Volker. Hitler: Ascent 1889-1939.
van der Leun, Justine. We Are Not Such Things: The Murder of a Young American, a South African Township, and the Search for Truth and Reconciliation.
Vincent, Isabel. Dinner With Edward: The Story of a Remarkable Friendship.
Wade, Becky. Run the World: My 3,500-Mile Journey through Running Cultures Around the Globe.
Ward, Jesmyn (editor). The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks About Race.
Whitefield-Madrano, Autumn. Face Value: The Hidden Ways Beauty Shapes Women’s Lives.
Witt, Stephen. How Music Got Free: The End of an Industry, the Turn of the Century, and the Patient Zero of Privacy.
Yang, Kao Kalia. The Song Poet: A Memoir of My Father.
Yong, Ed. I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life.