LJ Nonfiction Reviews: April 1, 2016

Below is a list of Nonfiction titles to be reviewed in the April 1, 2016, issue of Library Journal, organized by subject. The list includes pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience.

Starred reviews are indicated with **.

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ARTS & HUMANITIES

CRAFTS & DIY

ART INSTRUCTION

Peterson, Bryan. Understanding Exposure: How To Shoot Great Photographs with Any Camera. 4th ed. Amphoto: Crown. 2016. 176p. illus. index. ISBN 9781607748502. pap. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781607748519. ART INSTRUCTION

Präkel, David. Photography Exposure. 2d ed. Fairchild: Bloomsbury. (Basics Photography). 2016. 184p. illus. index. ISBN 9781472590916. pap. $39.95. ART INSTRUCTION

CRAFTS

beaditironitloveit.jpg33116Detrick, Judy. Simply Calligraphy: A Beginner’s Guide to Elegant Lettering. Watson-Guptill: Crown. Apr. 2016. 96p. illus. index. ISBN 9781607748564. pap. $14.99; ebk. ISBN 9781607748571. CRAFTS

Holsting, Kaisa. Bead It, Iron It, Love It! Over 300 Great Motifs for Fuse Beads. Barron’s. 2016. 128p. illus. index. ISBN 9781438007533. pap. $14.99. CRAFTS

Kemp, Beth. How To Make 50 Fabulous Kumihimo Braids: A Beginner’s Guide to Making Flat Braids for Beautiful Cord Jewelry and Fashion Accessories. Barron’s. 2016. 128p. illus. index. ISBN 9780764167997. $21.99. CRAFTS

Sheldon, Kathy & Amanda Carestio. Banners, Buntings, Garlands & Pennants: 40 Creative Ideas Using Paper, Fabric & More. Lark Crafts: Sterling. 2016. 128p. illus. index. ISBN 9781454708971. pap. $17.95. CRAFTS

DIY

**Baldwin, Pepper. DIY Temporary Tattoos: Draw It, Print It, Ink It. Griffin: St. Martin’s. Apr. 2016. 128p. illus. index. ISBN 9781250087706. pap. $18.99. DIY

Jackson, Katie (text) & Ellen Blackmar (photos). Hand-Built Outdoor Furniture: 20 Step-By-Step Projects Anyone Can Build. Timber. Apr. 2016. 264p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781604695830. pap. $19.95. DIY

FIBER CRAFTS

Haugland, Irene. Knits from the Heart of Norway: 30 Sweaters, Hats, Socks, and Mittens Inspired by the Telemark Region. Trafalgar Square. 2016. 128p. illus. ISBN 9781570767531. $24.95. FIBER CRAFTS

**Ishida, Sanae. Sewing Happiness: A Year of Simple Projects for Living Well. Sasquatch. Apr. 2016. 240p. illus. index. ISBN 9781570619953. pap. $22.95; ebk. ISBN 9781570619960. FIBER CRAFTS

Lintz, Leah. Cross-Stitch To Calm: Stitch and De-Stress With 40 Simple Patterns. Interweave. 2016. 112p. illus. ISBN 9781632504531. pap. $16.99. FIBER CRAFTS

INTERIOR DESIGN

Williams, Nathan. The Kinfolk Home: Interiors for Slow Living. Artisan. 2015. 368p. photos. ISBN 9781579656652. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781579656805. INTERIOR DESIGN

FINE ARTS

**Deeds, James Edward, Jr. The Electric Pencil: Drawings from Inside State Hospital No. 3. Princeton Architectural. 2016. 272p. illus. ISBN 9781616894542. pap. $29.95. FINE ARTS

Korean Art: The Power of Now. Thames & Hudson. 2016. 304p. ed. by Hossein Amirsadeghi. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780500970454. $95. FINE ARTS

Wolf, Thomas. Impressionism: Reimagining Art. Prestel. 2015. 272p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9783791349787. $75. FINE ARTS

battleforhome.jpg33116A WOMAN’S PLACE

**Al-Sabouni, Marwa. The Battle for Home: The Vision of a Young Architect in Syria. Thames & Hudson. May 2016. 208p. illus. notes. ISBN 9780500343173. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9780500773284. ARCH

**Stratigakos, Despina. Where Are the Women Architects? Princeton Univ. May 2016. 128p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780691170138. pap. $19.95; ebk. ISBN 9781400880294. ARCH

LITERATURE

**Frazier, Ian. Hogs Wild: Selected Reporting Pieces. Farrar. Jun. 2016. 384p. ISBN 9780374298524. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780374713539. LIT

Lepore, Jill. Joe Gould’s Teeth. Knopf. May 2016. 256p. notes. index. ISBN 9781101947586. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781101947593. LIT

Lerner, Ben. The Hatred of Poetry. Farrar. Jun. 2016. 96p. ISBN 9780865478206. pap. $12; ebk. ISBN 9780374712334. LIT

Richardson, Robert D. Nearer the Heart’s Desire: Poets of the Rubaiyat; A Dual Biography of Omar Khayyam and Edward FitzGerald. Bloomsbury. Jun. 2016. 208p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781620406533. $22; ebk. ISBN 9781620406557. LIT

**Zacks, Richard. Chasing the Last Laugh: Mark Twain’s Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour. Doubleday. Apr. 2016. 464p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780385536448. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780385536455. LIT

TOP SPRING POETRY: SEVENTEEN DON’T-MISS TITLES FROM VETERAN AND UPCOMING AUTHORS

Chai, Eleanor. Standing Water: Poems. Farrar. Apr. 2016. 112p. ISBN 9780374269487. $23; ebk. ISBN 9780374714918. POETRY

**Girmay, Aracelis. The Black Maria. BOA. Apr. 2016. 104p. ISBN 9781942683025. pap. $16; ebk. ISBN 9781942683032. POETRY

oppositeoflight.jpg33116Grey, Kimberly. The Opposite of Light. Persea. Apr. 2016. 64p. ISBN 9780892554713. pap. $15.95. POETRY

harris, francine j. play dead. Alice James. Apr. 2016. 100p. ISBN 9781938584251. pap. $15.95; ebk. ISBN 9781938584374. POETRY

Hejinian, Lyn. The Unfollowing. Omnidawn. Apr. 2016. 96p. ISBN 9781632430151. pap. $17.95. POETRY

Joseph, Janine. Driving Without a License. Alice James. May 2016. 100p. ISBN 9781938584183. pap. $15.95. POETRY

Kirby, David. Get Up, Please. Louisiana State Univ. 2016. 88p. ISBN 9780807162903. $39.95; pap. ISBN 9780807162903. $17.95; ebk. ISBN 9780807162910. POETRY

Leonard, Keith. Ramshackle Ode. Houghton Harcourt. Apr. 2016. 112p. ISBN 9780544649675. pap. 17.95; ebk. ISBN 9780544649682. POETRY

**Lima, Frank. Incidents of Travel in Poetry: New and Selected Poems. City Lights. 2016. ed. by Garrett Caples. 300p. ISBN 9780872866676. pap. $19.95. POETRY

Lux, Thomas. To the Left of Time. Mariner: Houghton Harcourt. Apr. 2016. 96p. ISBN 9780544649651. pap. $16.95; ebk. ISBN 9780544649668. POETRY

mzn.jpg33116**McLane, Maureen N. Mz N: the serial: A Poem-in-Episodes. Farrar. May 2016. 128p. ISBN 9780374218874. $24; ebk. ISBN 9780374714796. POETRY

May, Jamaal. The Big Book of Exit Strategies. Alice James. Apr. 2016. 100p. ISBN 9781938584244. pap. $15.95. POETRY

**Meek, Sandra. An Ecology of Elsewhere. Persea. May 2106. 120p. ISBN 9780892554737. pap. $16.95. POETRY

Mohabir, Rajiv. The Taxidermist’s Cut. Four Way. 2016. 112p. ISBN 9781935536727. pap. $15.95. POETRY

Rosal, Patrick. Brooklyn Antediluvian. Braziller: Persea. May 2016. 80p. ISBN 9780892554744. pap. $15.95. POETRY

Saito, Brynn. Power Made Us Swoon. Red Hen. Apr. 2016. 80p. ISBN 9781597099912. pap. $11.95. POETRY

Whitaker, Jennifer. The Blue Hour. Univ. of Wisconsin. 2016. 64p. ISBN 9780299308643. pap. $14.95. POETRY

PERFORMING ARTS

Armstrong, Jennifer Keishin. Seinfeldia: How a Show About Nothing Changed Everything. S. & S. Jul. 2016. 293p. notes. index. ISBN 9781476756103. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781476756127. TV

Boilen, Bob. Your Song Changed My Life: From Jimmy Page to St. Vincent, Smokey Robinson to Hozier, Thirty-five Beloved Artists on Their Journey and the Music That Inspired It. Morrow. Apr. 2016. 262p. photos. ISBN 9780062344441. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062344465. MUSIC

Horovitz, Israel. My Old Lady: Complete Stage Play and Screenplay with an Essay on Adaptation. Three Rooms. 2016. 334p. ISBN 9781941110362. pap. $16.99; ebk. ISBN 9781941110379. THEATER

Norman, Philip. Paul McCartney: The Life. Little, Brown. May 2016. 624p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780316327961. $24; ebk. ISBN 9780316327992. MUSIC

Powell, John. Why You Love Music: From Mozart to Metallica—The Emotional Power of Beautiful Sounds. Little, Brown. Jun. 2016. 320p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780316260657. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780316260688. MUSIC

MORE MJ

83minutes.jpg33116**Richards, Matt & Mark Langthorne. 83 Minutes: The Doctor, the Damage, and the Shocking Death of Michael Jackson. Thomas Dunne: St. Martin’s. Jun. 2016. 432p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781250108920. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250108937. BIOG

**Smiley, Tavis & David Ritz. Before You Judge Me: The Triumph and Tragedy of Michael Jackson’s Last Days. Little, Brown. Jun. 2016. 288p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780316259095. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780316259101. MUSIC

PHILOSOPHY

**Taylor, Charles. The Language Animal: The Full Shape of the Human Linguistic Capacity. Belknap: Harvard Univ. 2016. 368p. notes. index. ISBN 9780674660205. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780674970274. PHIL

SPIRITUALITY & RELIGION

**Kingsland, James. Siddhartha’s Brain: Unlocking the Ancient Science of Enlightenment. Morrow. Apr. 2016. 352p. index. ISBN 9780062403858. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062403865. REL

Turner, John G. The Mormon Jesus: A Biography. Belknap: Harvard Univ. Apr. 2016. 368p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780674737433. $29.95. REL

Wetzel, David N. The Vanishing Messiah: The Life and Resurrections of Francis Schlatter. Univ. of Iowa. Jun. 2016. 262p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781609384234. pap. $19.95. biog

SPORTS & RECREATION

Finn, Adharanand. The Way of the Runner: A Journey Into the Fabled World of Japanese Running. Pegasus. Jun. 2016. 326p. ISBN 9781681771212. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781681771847. SPORTS

Shanahan, Tim. Running with the Champ: My Forty-Year Friendship with Muhammad Ali. S. & S. May 2016. 320p. photos. index. ISBN 9781501102301. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781501102356. SPORTS

Villoro, Juan. God Is Round: Tackling the Giants, Villains, Triumphs, and Scandals of the World’s Favorite Game. Restless. Apr. 2016. 256p. tr. from Spanish by Thomas Bunstead. ISBN 9781632060587. pap. $16.99. ebook available. SPORTS

 

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

AGRICULTURE

Arnold, Jennifer. Love Is All You Need: The Art and Science of Non-Training Your Dog. Spiegel & Grau. Apr. 2016. 185p. photos. ISBN 9780812996173. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780812996180. PETS

Coppinger, Raymond & Lorna Coppinger. What Is a Dog? Univ. of Chicago. Apr. 2016. 245p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780226127941. $30. PETS

esther.jpg33116Jenkins, Steve & others. Esther the Wonder Pig: Changing the World One Heart at a Time. Grand Central. May 2016. 207p. ISBN 9781455560783. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781455560776. PETS

HEALTH & MEDICINE

**Liptan, Ginevra. The Fibromanual: A Complete Fibromyalgia Treatment Guide for You—and Your Doctor. Ballantine. May 2016. 384p. illus. index. ISBN 9781101967201. pap. $18; ebk. ISBN 9781101967218. HEALTH

HOME ECONOMICS

**America’s Test Kitchen Eds. Foolproof Preserving: A Guide to Small Batch Jams, Jellies, Pickles, Condiments and More. America’s Test Kitchen. Apr. 2016. 310p. photos. index. ISBN 9781940352510. pap. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781940352534. COOKING

**McClellan, Marisa. Naturally Sweet Food in Jars: 100 Preserves Made with Coconut, Maple, Honey, and More. Running Pr. 2016. 216p. photos. index. ISBN 9780762457786. $24; ebk. ISBN 9780762458264. COOKING

Macri, Irena. Eat Drink Paleo Cookbook: Over 110 Paleo-Inspired Recipes for Everyone. Chronicle. 2016. 224p. photos. index. ISBN 9781452152233. $24.95. COOKING

Tardi, Alan. Champagne, Uncorked: The House of Krug and the Timeless Allure of the World’s Most Celebrated Drink. PublicAffairs. May 2016. 296p. notes. index. ISBN 9781610396882. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781610396899. COOKING

SCIENCES

Barnosky, Anthony D. & Elizabeth A. Hadly. Tipping Point for Planet Earth: How Close Are We to the Edge? Thomas Dunne: St. Martin’s. Apr. 2016. 272p. index. ISBN 9781250051158. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466852013. SCI

**Levin, Ted. America’s Snake: The Rise and Fall of the Timber Rattlesnake. Univ. of Chicago. May 2016. 520p. bibliog. ISBN 9780226040646. $35. SCI

**Mukherjee, Siddhartha. The Gene: An Intimate History. Scribner. May 2016. 592p. notes. index. ISBN 9781476733500. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781476733531. SCI

Spudis, Paul D. The Value of the Moon: How To Explore, Live, and Prosper in Space Using the Moon’s Resources. Smithsonian. Apr. 2016. 272p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781588345035. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9781588345042. SCI

**Vikhanski, Luba. Immunity: How Elie Metchnikoff Changed the Course of Modern Medicine. Chicago Review. Apr. 2016. 336p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781613731109. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781613731130. SCI

Wilkes, Jason. Burn Math Class: And Reinvent Mathematics for Yourself. Basic. 2016. 389p. illus. ISBN 9780465053735. $29.99; ebk. ISBN 9780465073818. MATH

arewesmartenough.jpg33116INTELLIGENT LIFE

**de Waal, Frans. Are We Smart Enough To Know How Smart Animals Are? Norton. Apr. 2016. 320p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780393246186. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393246193. SCI

Stevens, Martin. Cheats and Deceits: How Animals and Plants Exploit and Mislead. Oxford Univ. May 2016. 296p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780198707899. $39.95; ebk. ISBN 9780191017612. SCI

SOCIAL SCIENCES

BIOGRAPHY

Guy, John. Elizabeth: The Forgotten Years. Viking. May 2016. 512p. illus. maps. notes. index. ISBN 9780670786022. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781101609019. BIOG

fivepresidents.jpg33116Hill, Clint & Lisa McCubbin. Five Presidents: My Extraordinary Journey with Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford. Gallery. May 2016. 448p. photos. ISBN 9781476794136. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781476794174. BIOG

McKean, David. Suspected of Independence: The Life of Thomas McKean, America’s First Power Broker. PublicAffairs. May 2016. 320p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781610392211. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781610392228. BIOG

Man, John. Saladin: The Sultan Who Vanquished the Crusades and Built an Islamic Empire. Da Capo. Apr. 2016. 312p. illus. maps. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780306824876. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9780306824883. BIOG

**Montefiore, Simon Sebag. The Romanovs: 1613–1918. Knopf. May 2016. 784p. illus. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780307266521. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781101946978. BIOG

COMMUNICATIONS

Boyle, Denis. Everything Explained That Is Explainable: On the Creation of the Encyclopaedia Britannica’s Celebrated Eleventh Edition, 1910–1911. Knopf. Jun. 2016. 464p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780307269171. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781101947777. comm

ECONOMICS

Benmosche, Bob with others. Good for the Money: My Fight To Pay Back America. St. Martin’s. Apr. 2016. 288p. ISBN 9781250072184. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466883574. BUS

Jones, Anna Newell. The Spender’s Guide to Debt-Free Living: How a Spending Fast Helped Me Get From Broke to Badass in Record Time. Morrow. Apr. 2016. 240p. ISBN 9780062367181. pap. $16.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062367303. BUS

Stone, James M. Five Easy Theses: Commonsense Solutions to America’s Greatest Economic Challenges. Houghton Harcourt. May 2016. 288p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780544749009. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780544749658. ECON

SUCCESS AS A START-UP

crowdfundinghandbook.jpg33116**Ennico, Cliff. The Crowdfunding Handbook: Raise Money for Your Small Business or Start-Up with Equity Funding Portals. AMACOM. May 2016. 288p. index. ISBN 9780814433607. pap. $19.95; ebk. ISBN 9780814433614. BUS

McGinnis, Patrick J. The 10% Entrepreneur: Live Your Startup Dream Without Quitting Your Day Job. Portfolio. Apr. 2016. 240p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781591848097. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780698402775. BUS

EDUCATION

Childress, Herb. The PhDictionary: A Glossary of Things You Don’t Know (But Should) About Doctoral and Faculty Life. Univ. of Chicago. (Guides to Academic Life). Apr. 2016. 304p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780226359144. $60; pap. ISBN 9780226359281. $20; ebk. ISBN 9780226359311. CAREERS

Hacker, Andrew. The Math Myth: And Other STEM Delusions. New Pr. 2016. 240p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781620970683. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9781620970690. ED

**Van Vlack, Tarah Wheeler. Women in Tech: Take Your Career to the Next Level with Practical Advice and Inspiring Stories. Sasquatch. 2016. 272p. illus. bibliog. ISBN 9781632170668. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781632170675. CAREERS

HISTORY

**Haag, Pamela. The Gunning of America: Business and the Making of American Gun Culture. Basic. Apr. 2016. 528p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780465048953. $29.99; ebk. ISBN 9780465098569. HIST

Ishizuka, Karen L. Serve the People: Making Asian America in the Long Sixties. Verso. 2016. 288p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781781688625. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781781688649. HIST

Jacobs, Meg. Panic at the Pump: The Energy Crisis and the Transformation of American Politics in the 1970s. Hill & Wang: Farrar. Apr. 2016. 384p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780809058471. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780374714895. HIST

Pierce, Todd James. Three Years in Wonderland: The Disney Brothers, C.V. Wood, and the Making of a Great Theme Park. Univ. Pr. of Mississippi. 2016. 304p. notes. ISBN 9781628462418. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781496803818. HIST

THE REAL LINCOLN

aselfmademan.jpg33116Blumenthal, Sidney. A Self-Made Man: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln, 1809–1849. S. & S. May 2016. 576p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781476777252. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781476777276. BIOG

Crofts, Daniel W. Lincoln and the Politics of Slavery: The Other Thirteenth Amendment and the Struggle To Save the Union. Univ. of North Carolina. Apr. 2016. 368p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781469627311. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781469627328. HIST

Manning, Alan. Father Lincoln: The Untold Story of Abraham Lincoln and His Boys—Robert, Eddy, Willie, and Tad. Globe Pequot. May 2016. 288p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781493018239. $26.95. BIOG

Strozier, Charles B. Your Friend Forever, A. Lincoln: The Enduring Friendship of Abraham Lincoln and Joshua Speed. Columbia Univ. May 2016. 352p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780231171328. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780231541305. BIOG

papertrail.jpg33116THE WRITTEN WORD

Kurlansky, Mark. Paper: Paging Through History. Norton. May 2016. 416p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780393239614. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393285482. HIST

**Monro, Alexander. The Paper Trail: An Unexpected History of a Revolutionary Invention. Knopf. 2016. 384p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780307271662. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780307962300. HIST

LAW & CRIME

Cohen, Stanley. Convicting the Innocent: Death Row and America’s Broken System of Justice. Skyhorse. Apr. 2016. 312p. bibliog. ISBN 9781632206466. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781632208132. CRIME

Di Maio, Vincent & Ron Franscell. Morgue: A Life in Death. St. Martin’s. May 2016. 288p. photos. index. ISBN 9781250067142. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466875067. CRIME

Schwartzbach, M. Gerald. Leaning on the Arc: A Personal History of Criminal Defense. Ankerwycke: American Bar Assn. 2016. 254p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9781634251372. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781634251389. LAW

Stratmann, Linda. The Secret Poisoner: A Century of Murder. Yale Univ. Apr. 2016. 344p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780300204735. $40; ebk. ISBN 9780300219548. CRIME

POLITICAL SCIENCE

**Budiansky, Stephen. Code Warriors: NSA’s Codebreakers and the Secret Intelligence War Against the Soviet Union. Knopf. Jun. 2016. 416p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780385352666. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780385352673. POL SCI

Gumbel, Andrew. Down for the Count: Dirty Elections and the Rotten History of Democracy in America. New Pr. Apr. 2016. 304p. notes. index. ISBN 9781620971680. pap. $18.95; ebk. ISBN 9781620971697. POL SCI

Kaplan, Fred. Dark Territory: The Secret History of Cyber War. S. & S. 2016. 352p. notes. index. ISBN 9781476763255. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781476763279. POL SCI

**King, Josh. Off Script: An Advance Man’s Guide to White House Stagecraft, Campaign Spectacle, and Political Suicide. St. Martin’s. Apr. 2016. 384p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9781137280060. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466878921. POL SCI

Verkaik, Robert. Jihadi John: The Making of a Terrorist. Oneworld. 2016. 320p. notes. index. ISBN 9781780749433. pap. $14.99; ebk. ISBN 9781780749440. POL SCI

foundationsoflibraryservice.jpg33116PROFESSIONAL MEDIA

Keeler, Hali R. Foundations of Library Services: An Introduction for Support Staff. Rowman & Littlefield. (Library Support Staff Handbooks, Bk. 1). 2015. 234p. illus. index. ISBN 9781442256415. pap. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781442256422. PRO MEDIA

Metaliteracy in Practice. ALA Neal-Schuman. 2016. 258p. ed. by Trudi E. Jacobson & Thomas P. Mackey. index. ISBN 9780838913796. pap. $70. PRO MEDIA

Rubin, Richard E. Foundations of Library and Information Science. 4th ed. ALA Neal-Schuman. 2016. 648p. illus. index. ISBN 9780838913703. pap. $85. PRO MEDIA

 

PSYCHOLOGY

Cheyette, Sarah others. ADHD & the Focused Mind: A Guide to Giving Your ADHD Child Focus, Discipline & Self-Confidence. Square One. 2016. 260p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780757004148. pap. $17.95. PSYCH

Noonan, Susan J. When Someone You Know Has Depression: Words To Say and Things To Do. Johns Hopkins. Jun. 2016. 160p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781421420141. $35; pap. ISBN 9781421420158. $16.95; ebk. ISBN 9781421420165. PSYCH

Safer, Jeanne. The Golden Condom: And Other Essays on Love Lost and Found. Picador. Apr. 2016. 288p. notes. ISBN 9781250055750. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781250055767. PSYCH

SOCIAL SCIENCE

Bergstein, Rachelle. Brilliance and Fire: A Biography of Diamonds. Harper. Jun. 2016. 384p. notes. index. ISBN 9780062323774. $29.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062323798. SOC SCI

Browning, Frank. The Fate of Gender: Nature, Nurture, and the Human Figure. Bloomsbury. Jun. 2016. 320p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781620406199. $28. SOC SCI

Charleston Syllabus: Readings on Race, Racism, and Racial Violence. Univ. of Georgia. May 2016. 368p. ed. by Chad Williams & others. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9780820349572. pap. $29.95. SOC SCI

**Forbes, Sarah. Sex in the Museum: My Unlikely Career at New York’s Most Provocative Museum. St. Martin’s. Apr. 2016. 224p. ISBN 9781250041678. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466838574. BIOG

Valenti, Jessica. Sex Object. Dey Street: HarperCollins. Jun. 2016. 224p. ISBN 9780062435088. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062435101. soc sci

**Whitefield-Madrano, Autumn. Face Value: The Hidden Ways Beauty Shapes Women’s Lives. S. & S. Jun. 2016. 288p. notes. index. ISBN 9781476754000. $25; ebk. ISBN 9781476754055. SOC SCI

CULINARY CULTURE

kosherusa.jpg33116**Horowitz, Roger. Kosher USA: A Journey Through Its History. Columbia Univ. Apr. 2016. 304p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780231158329. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780231540933. HIST

**Wex, Michael. Rhapsody in Schmaltz: Yiddish Food and Why We Can’t Stop Eating It. St. Martin’s. Apr. 2016. 320p. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9781250071514. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466882652. SOC SCI

TRAVEL & GEOGRAPHY

Antonson, Rick. Full Moon Over Noah’s Ark: An Odyssey to Mount Ararat and Beyond. Skyhorse. Apr. 2016. 384p. illus. maps. index. ISBN 9781510705654. $24.99. TRAV

Carr, Dawson. NC 12: Gateway to the Outer Banks. Univ. of North Carolina. Apr. 2016. 176p. photos. maps. index. ISBN 9781469628141. pap. $14; ebk. ISBN 9781469628158. TRAV

Marron, Catie. City Squares: Eighteen Writers on the Spirit and Significance of Squares Around the World. Harper. Apr. 2016. 304p. photos. ISBN 9780062380203. $32.50; ebk. ISBN 9780062380210. TRAV

Simmons, Wendy E. My Holiday in North Korea: The Funniest/Worst Place on Earth. Rosetta. May 2016. 312p. photos. ISBN 9780795347047. pap. $19.95; ebk. ISBN 9780795347221. TRAV

Williams, Marjorie R. Markets of Provence: Food, Antiques, Crafts, and More. Griffin: St. Martin’s. May 2016. 304p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9781250051271. pap. $19.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250091635. TRAV

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