Non Fiction

Adult Non-Fiction

 
March 28, 2017

PORTRAITS OF COURAGE, by George W. Bush. Sixty-six color paintings and a four-panel mural, accompanied by brief biographies, show members of the military who have served since 9/11. By the president.

HILLBILLY ELEGY, by J.D. Vance.  A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America’s white working class through his own childhood in the Rust Belt.

 KILLING THE RISING SUN, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugar. The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the final years of World War II.

DEAR IJEAWELE, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. A feminist manifesto in 15 suggestions for empowering a daughter to become a strong, independent woman.

WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR, by Paul Kalanithi. A memoir by a physician who received a diagnosis of Stage IV lung cancer at the age of 36.

THE BOOK OF JOY, by Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu. A discussion between two spiritual leaders about how to find joy in the face of suffering.

BIG AGENDA, by David Horowitz. A battle plan for the Trump White House.

MAGNOLIA STORY, by Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines with Mark Dagostino. The live of the couple who star in the HGTV show “Fixer Upper.”

SOUTH AND WEST, by Joan Didion. Notebook excerpts about a Southern road trip and Patty Hearst’s trial.

THANK YOU FOR BEING LATE, by  Thomas L. Friedman. How globalization, climate change and the accelerating pace of technology are reshaping the world.

(NOTE: Titles in green are available for check-out, by clicking on the title it will bring you to our Online Catalog, were you could place a hold on that book.  This list was taken from the New York Times Bestseller List)