LJ Nonfiction | Review Alert, September 15, 2017

Below is a list of Nonfiction titles to be reviewed in the September 15, 2017, issue of Library Journal. These lists include pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience.

Starred reviews are indicated with **.

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arts & humanities

crafts/diy

Art Instruction

Bac, F. Sehnaz & others. Art on the Rocks: More Than 35 Colorful & Contemporary Rock-painting Projects, Tips, and Techniques To Inspire Your Creativity! Walter Foster: Quarto. May 2017. 128p. illus. ISBN 9781633222168. pap. $21.95; ebk. ISBN 9781633224322. ART INSTRUCTION

Rodriguez, Dina. The Big Awesome Book of Hand & Chalk Lettering. DK. Jul. 2017. 208p. illus. index. ISBN 9781465462725. pap. $19.95. ART INSTRUCTION

Crafts

Abelew, Theresa D. The Absolute Beginners Guide: Jewelry Making with Resin. Kalmbach. Jun. 2017. 96p. illus. ISBN 9781627004022. pap. $21.99. CRAFTS

Bolitho, Mark. The Art and Craft of Geometric Origami. Princeton Architectural. (Perfectly Mindful Origami). Oct. 2017. 128p. illus. photos by Brent Darby. ISBN 9781616896348. pap. $19.95. CRAFTS

DIY

Cao, K.L. DIY Temporary Tattoo Art: Easy Step-by-Step Instructions for Watercolor, Henna, Flash Tattoos, and More! Adams Media. Jul. 2017. 176p. illus. ISBN 9781507202371. pap. $16.99; ebk. ISBN 9781507202388. DIY

Iwai, Terutoshi. Miniature Bonsai: The Complete Guide to Super-Mini Bonsai. Tuttle. Aug. 2017. 80p. tr. from Japanese by Leeyong Soo. illus. ISBN 9784805314388. $16.95; ebk. ISBN 9781462919451. DIY

Fiber Crafts

Aldridge, Kelley. Raised Embroidery: Techniques, Projects & Pure Inspiration. Search. Jun. 2017. 144p. illus. index. ISBN 9781782211891. pap. $35. FIBER CRAFTS

Alm, Sara. Designing Clothes with the Flat Pattern Method: Customize Fitting Shells To Create Garments in Any Style. Creative Pub. Int’l: Quarto. May 2017. 176p. illus. ISBN 9781589239340. pap. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781631593604. FIBER CRAFTS

Betzina, Sandra. All New Fabric Savvy: How To Choose & Use Fabrics. Taunton. Aug. 2017. 256p. illus. index. ISBN 9781631868412. pap. $26.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Delaney, Sara. Design Your Own Crochet Projects: Magic Formulas for Creating Custom Scarves, Cowls, Hats, Socks, Mittens & Gloves. Storey. Oct. 2017. 256p. illus. index. ISBN 9781612126586. spiral. $18.95; ebk. ISBN 9781612126593. FIBER CRAFTS

Russell, Amanda & Juliet Bawden. Fat Quarter Home: 25 Projects To Make from Short Lengths of Fabric. Guild of Master Craftsman. Jun. 2017. 144p. illus. index. ISBN 9781784943851. pap. $19.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Visual Guide to Patchwork & Quilting: Fabric Selection to Finishing Techniques & Beyond. Stash: C&T. Sept. 2017. 176p. illus. index. ISBN 9781617455612. pap. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781617455629. FIBER CRAFTS

Interior Design

Cullman, Elissa & Tracey Pruzan. From Classic to Contemporary: Decorating with Cullman & Kravis. Monacelli. Sept. 2017. 272p. photos. ISBN 9781580934961. $65. INTERIOR DESIGN

Fine Arts

Bannos, Pamela. Vivian Maier: A Photographer’s Life and Afterlife. Univ. of Chicago. Oct. 2017. 352p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780226470757. $35. PHOTOG

**Gordon, Meryl. Bunny Mellon: The Life of an American Style Legend. Grand Central. Sept. 2017. 528p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781455588749. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781455588732. BIOG

Murphy, Cullen. Cartoon County: My Father and His Friends in the Golden Age of Make-Believe. Farrar. Nov. 2017. 272p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780374298555. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780374713041. BIOG

Rogers, Fiona & Max Houghton. Firecrackers: Female Photographers Now. Thames & Hudson. Sept. 2017. 240p. photos. notes. ISBN 9780500544747. $45. PHOTOG

Zelevansky, Lynne & others. Helio Oiticica: To Organize Delirium. Prestel. Oct. 2017. 320p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9783791355221. $75. FINE ARTS

Literature

Etulain, Richard W. Ernest Haycox and the Western. Univ. of Oklahoma. Sept. 2017. 200p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780806157306. $29.95. LIT

**Galeano, Eduardo. Hunter of Stories. Nation. Nov. 2017. 272p. tr. from Spanish by Mark Fried. ISBN 9781568589909. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781568589916. LIT

**Grobe, Christopher. The Art of Confession: The Performance of Self from Robert Lowell to Reality TV. New York Univ. Nov. 2017. 320p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781479829170. $89; pap. ISBN 9781479882083. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781479839599. LIT

Jensen, Morten Høi. A Difficult Death: The Life and Work of Jens Peter Jacobsen. Yale Univ. Sept. 2017. 272p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780300218930. $30. LIT

**Light the Dark: Writers on Creativity, Inspiration, and the Artistic Process. Penguin. Sept. 2017. 352p. ed. by Joe Fassler. ISBN 9780143130840. pap. $17; ebk. ISBN 9781524704643. LIT

**O’Hagan, Andrew. The Secret Life: Three True Stories of the Digital Age. Farrar. Oct. 2017. 240p. ISBN 9780374277918. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780374717094. LIT

Swift, Daniel. The Bughouse: The Poetry, Politics, and Madness of Ezra Pound. Farrar. Nov. 2017. 320p. photos. index. ISBN 9780374284046. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780374709587. LIT

Willes, Margaret. The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn. Yale Univ. Sept. 2017. 304p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780300221398. $27.50. LIT

Performing Arts

50 Years of Rolling Stone: The Music, Politics and People That Shaped Our Culture. Abrams. May 2017. 288p. ed. by Jodi Peckman & Joy Levy. photos. ISBN 9781419724466. $65; ebk. ISBN 9781683350200. MUSIC

Davis, Stephen. Gold Dust Woman: A Biography of Stevie Nicks. St. Martin’s. Nov. 2017. 352p. photos. ISBN 9781250032898. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250032904. BIOG

**Gray, Beverly. Seduced by Mrs. Robinson: How “The Graduate” Became the Touchstone of a Generation. Algonquin. Nov. 2017. 304p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781616206161. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781616207663. FILM

**Hytner, Nicholas. Balancing Acts: Behind the Scenes at London’s National Theatre. Knopf. Nov. 2017. 352p. index. ISBN 9780451493408. $28.95; ebk. ISBN 9780451493415. THEATER

Lax, Eric. Start to Finish: Woody Allen and the Art of Moviemaking. Knopf. Oct. 2017. 352p. photos. index. ISBN 9780385352499. $28.95; ebk. ISBN 9780385352505. FILM

Philosophy

Landau, Iddo. Finding Meaning in an Imperfect World. Oxford Univ. Aug. 2017. 312p. notes. ISBN 9780190657666. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9780190657680. PHIL

Poetry

Melnick, Lynn. Landscape with Sex and Violence. YesYes. Oct. 2017. 110p. ISBN 9781936919550. pap. $18. Poetry

**Phillips, Carl. Wild Is the Wind. Farrar. Jan. 2018. 80p. ISBN 9780374290269. $23; ebk. ISBN 9780374717100. poetry

**Shockley, Evie. semiautomatic. Wesleyan Univ. (Poetry). Oct. 2017. 104p. ISBN 9780819577436. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9780819577450. Poetry

Sports & Recreation

Cohen, Rich. The Chicago Cubs: Story of a Curse. Farrar. Oct. 2017. 288p. illus. bibliog. ISBN 9780374120924. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780374717315. SPORTS

Colletti, Ned with Joseph A. Reaves. The Big Chair: The Smooth Hops and Bad Bounces from the Inside World of the Acclaimed Los Angeles Dodgers General Manager. Putnam. Oct. 2017. 464p. index. ISBN 9780735215726. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780735215733. SPORTS

Oxenham, Gwendolyn. Under the Lights and In the Dark: Untold Stories of Women’s Soccer. Icon. Sept. 2017. 320p. illus. notes. ISBN 9781785781537. $22.95; ebk. ISBN 9781785781544. SPORTS

Pappu, Sridhar. The Year of the Pitcher: Bob Gibson, Denny McLain, and the End of Baseball’s Golden Age. Houghton Harcourt. Oct. 2017. 400p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780547719276. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781328768131. SPORTS

Ross, Jim with Paul O’Brien. Slobberknocker: My Life in Wrestling. Sports Pub. Oct. 2017. 352p. index. ISBN 9781683581130. $24.99. SPORTS

PARENTING

**Bianchi, Anna. Becoming an Ally to the Gender-Expansive Child: A Guide for Parents and Carers. Jessica Kingsley. Nov. 2017. 240p. ISBN 9781785920516. pap. $19.95; ebk. ISBN 9781784503055. CHILD REARING

**Ella’s Kitchen. Ella’s Kitchen: The Easy Family Cookbook; More Than 100 Recipes for the Family Table. Hamlyn: Octopus. Aug. 2017. 192p. illus. ISBN 9780600631859. $19.99; ebk. ISBN 9780600632276. CHILD REARING

Hawbaker, Emily. Energy Lab for Kids: 40 Exciting Experiments To Explore, Create, Harness, and Unleash Energy. Quarry: Quarto. May 2017. 142p. photos. index. ISBN 9781631592508. pap. $22.99; ebk. ISBN 9781631594014. CHILD REARING

Martens, China. The Future Generation: The Zine-Book for Subculture Parents, Kids, Friends & Others. PM. Nov. 2017. 234p. illus. ISBN 9781629634500. $22; ebk. ISBN 9781629634562. SOCIOLOGY

Siegler, Ava. How Do I Explain This to My Kids? Parenting in the Age of Trump. New Pr. Jul. 2017. 170p. ISBN 9781620973561. $15.95. CHILD REARING

Silbernagel, Shantel. The Many Faces of Home Birth: 25 Honest, Firsthand Accounts from Parents Around the World. Skyhorse. Sept. 2017. 188p. ISBN 9781510724976. pap. $17.99. health & medicine

Walker, Bridget Flynn. Anxiety Relief for Kids: On-the-Spot Strategies To Help Your Child Conquer Worry, Panic & Avoidance. New Harbinger. Nov. 2017. 152p. ISBN 9781626259539. pap. $16.95. CHILD REARING

Wetter, Michael G. & Eileen Bailey. Earn It: What To Do When Your Kid Needs an Entitlement Intervention. Hazelden. Oct. 2017. 200p. ISBN 9781616497170. $16.95. CHILD REARING

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Agriculture

Lanier, Karen. The Woman Hobby Farmer: Female Guidance for Growing Food, Raising Livestock, and Building a Farm-Based Business. CompanionHouse. Aug. 2017. 240p. photos. index. ISBN 9781620082607. pap. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781620082614. AGRI

**Schwartz, Bobbie. Garden Renovation: Transform Your Yard into the Garden of Your Dreams. Timber. Nov. 2017. 264p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781604696127. pap. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781604698329. GARDENING

Health & Medicine

Quigley, Fran. Prescription for the People: An Activist’s Guide to Making Medicine Affordable for All. Cornell Univ. Nov. 2017. 341p. illus. index. ISBN 9781501713750. pap. $19.95. HEALTH

COOKING

Bastianich, Lidia & Tanya Bastianich Manuali. Lidia’s Celebrate Like an Italian: 220 Foolproof Recipes That Make Every Meal a Party. Knopf. Oct. 2017. 416p. photos. index. ISBN 9780385349482. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780385349499. COOKING

Bertinelli, Valerie. Valerie’s Home Cooking: More Than 100 Delicious Recipes To Share with Friends and Family. Oxmoor. Oct. 2017. 272p. photos. index. ISBN 9780848752286. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780848755447. COOKING

DeMent, Jamie. The Farmhouse Chef: Recipes and Stories from My Carolina Farm. Univ. of North Carolina. Sept. 2017. 288p. photos. index. ISBN 9781469635064. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781469635071. COOKING

**Jennings, Matt. Homegrown: Cooking from My New England Roots. Artisan. Oct. 2017. 352p. photos. index. ISBN 9781579656744; ebk. ISBN 9781579658144. COOKING

Kimball, Christopher. Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street: The New Home Cooking. Little, Brown. Sept. 2017. 336p. photos. index. ISBN 9780316437288. $40; ebk. ISBN 9780316437271. COOKING

McDowell, Erin Jeanne. The Fearless Baker: Simple Secrets for Baking Like a Pro. Rux Martin: Houghton Harcourt. Oct. 2017. 384p. photos. index. ISBN 9780544791435. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780544791442. COOKING

Morales, Bonnie Frumkin & Deena Prichep. Kachka: A Return to Russian Cooking. Flatiron: Macmillan. Nov. 2017. 400p. photos. index. ISBN 9781250087607. $40; ebk. ISBN 9781250089205. COOKING

**Perelman, Deb. Smitten Kitchen Every Day: Triumphant and Unfussy New Favorites. Knopf. Oct. 2017. 352p. photos. index. ISBN 9781101874813. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781101874820. COOKING

Stovel, Edith. The Pumpkin Cookbook: 139 Recipes Celebrating the Versatility of Pumpkin and Other Winter Squash. 2d ed. Storey. Jul. 2017. 248p. photos. ISBN 9781612128337. $16.95; ebk. ISBN 9781612128344. COOKING

Tanis, David. David Tanis Market Cooking: Recipes and Revelations, Ingredient by Ingredient. Artisan. Oct. 2017. 480p. notes. index. ISBN 9781579656287. $40; ebk. ISBN 9781579658205. COOKING

Home Economics

Liem, Peter. Champagne: The Essential Guide to the Wines, Producers, and Terroirs of the Iconic Region. Ten Speed: Crown. Oct. 2017. 328p. photos. maps. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781607748427. $80; ebk. ISBN 9781607748434. COOKING

The Turmeric Cookbook. Aster. Sept. 2017. 128p. ed. by Aster Eds. illus. index. ISBN 9781912023110. $12.99. COOKING

Sciences

Freeman, Dave & Amy Freeman. A Year in the Wilderness: Four Seasons in the Boundary Waters. Milkweed. Sept. 2017. 288p. photos. ISBN 9781571313669. $35. NAT HIST

Kelly, Scott. Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery. Knopf. Oct. 2017. 400p. illus. index. ISBN 9781524731595. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781524731601. SCI

**Kodas, Michael. Megafire: The Race To Extinguish a Deadly Epidemic of Flame. Houghton Harcourt. Aug. 2017. 384p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780547792088. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780547792125. NAT HIST

Miles, Kathryn. Quakeland: On the Road to America’s Next Devastating Earthquake. Dutton. Aug. 2017. 368p. notes. index. ISBN 9780525955184. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780698411463. NAT HIST

**Philipps, David. Wild Horse Country: The History, Myth, and Future of the Mustang, America’s Horse. Norton. Oct. 2017. 368p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780393247138. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393635300. NAT HIST

**Wray, Britt. Rise of the Necrofauna: The Science, Ethics, and Risks of De-Extinction. Greystone. Oct. 2017. 288p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781771641647. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781771641630. SCI

Technology

Tegmark, Max. Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence. Knopf. Aug. 2017. 384p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781101946596. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781101946602. TECH

SOCIAL SCIENCES

Biography

Guo Xiaolu. Nine Continents: A Memoir In and Out of China. Grove. Oct. 2017. 336p. ISBN 9780802127136. $26. memoir

Mazower, Mark. What You Did Not Tell: A Russian Past and the Journey Home. Other. Oct. 2017. 400p. photos. maps. notes. ISBN 9781590519073. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9781590519097. BIOG

**Mitchell, Barbara. Mapmaker: Philip Turnor in Rupert’s Land in the Age of Enlightenment. Univ. of Regina. Oct. 2017. 352p. illus. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780889775039. $29.95. HIST

**Nelson, Anne. Suzanne’s Children: A Daring Rescue in Nazi Paris. S. & S. Oct. 2017. 336p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781501105326. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501105340. BIOG

Stillman, Deanne. Blood Brothers: The Story of the Strange Friendship Between Sitting Bull and Buffalo Bill. S. & S. Oct. 2017. 288p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781476773520. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781476773544. BIOG

**Weir, Alison. Queens of the Conquest: England’s Medieval Queens. Bk. 1. Ballantine. Sept. 2017. 592p. illus. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781101966662. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781101966679. BIOG

Communications

Favilla, Emmy J. A World Without “Whom”: The Essential Guide to Language in the BuzzFeed Age. Bloomsbury Pr. Nov. 2017. 400p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781632867575. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781632867599. COMM

**Young, Kevin. Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News. Graywolf. Nov. 2017. 480p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781555977917. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781555979829. COMM

Economics

**Riel, Jennifer & Roger L. Martin. Creating Great Choices: A Leader’s Guide to Integrative Thinking. Harvard Business Review. Sept. 2017. 256p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781633692961. $32; ebk. ISBN 9781633692978. BUS

Simon, Morgan. Real Impact: The New Economics of Social Change. Nation. Oct. 2017. 256p. notes. index. ISBN 9781568589800. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781568589817. ECON

Education

**Hechinger, John. True Gentlemen: The Broken Pledge of America’s Fraternities. PublicAffairs. Sept. 2017. 320p. notes. index. ISBN 9781610396820. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781610396837. ED

Koretz, Daniel. The Testing Charade: Pretending To Make Schools Better. Univ. of Chicago. Sept. 2017. 288p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780226408712. $25. ED

History

**Ayers, Edward L. The Thin Light of Freedom: The Civil War and Emancipation in the Heart of America. Norton. Oct. 2017. 640p. illus. maps. notes. index. ISBN 9780393292633. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780393292640. HIST

**de Hamel, Christopher. Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts: Twelve Journeys into the Medieval World. Penguin Pr. Oct. 2017. 640p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781594206115. $45; ebk. ISBN 9780698163386. HIST

**Freedman, Lawrence. The Future of War. PublicAffairs. Oct. 2017. 400p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781610393058. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781610393065. HIST

Gandt, Robert. Angels in the Sky: How a Band of Volunteer Airmen Saved the New State of Israel. Norton. Oct. 2017. 464p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780393254778. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393254785. HIST

Lewis Jr., James E. The Burr Conspiracy: Uncovering the Story of an Early American Crisis. Princeton Univ. Nov. 2017. 728p. illus. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780691177168. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781400888825. HIST

Manseau, Peter. The Apparitionists: A Tale of Phantoms, Fraud, Photography, and the Man Who Captured Lincoln’s Ghost. Houghton Harcourt. Oct. 2017. 352p. illus. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9780544745971. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780544745988. HIST

Plokhy, Serhii. Lost Kingdom: The Quest for Empire and the Making of the Russian Nation. Basic. Oct. 2017. 432p. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780465098491. $32; ebk. ISBN 9780465097395. SOC SCI

Ross, Steven J. Hitler in Los Angeles: How Jews Foiled Nazi Plots Against Hollywood and America. Bloomsbury Pr. Oct. 2017. 432p. illus. maps. notes. index. ISBN 9781620405628. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781620405642. HIST

Rounding, Virginia. The Burning Time: Henry VIII, Bloody Mary, and the Protestant Martyrs of London. St. Martin’s. Oct. 2017. 480p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781250040640. $29.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466836242. HIST

Van Cleve, George William. We Have Not a Government: The Articles of Confederation and the Road to the Constitution. Univ. of Chicago. Oct. 2017. 400p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780226480503. $30. HIST

Law & Crime

**Dawson, Kate Winkler. Death in the Air: The True Story of a Serial Killer, the Great London Smog, and the Strangling of a City. Hachette. Oct. 2017. 320p. maps. notes. index. ISBN 9780316506861. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780316506854. CRIME

James, Peter “Big Pete” with Kerrie Droban. The Last Chicago Boss: My Life with the Chicago Outlaws Motorcycle Club. St. Martin’s. Sept. 2017. 304p. photos. ISBN 9781250105912. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250187307. CRIME

Political Science

Drozdiak, William. Fractured Continent: Europe’s Crises and the Fate of the West. Norton. Sept. 2017. 320p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780393608687. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393608694. POL SCI

Epstein, Helen. Another Fine Mess: America, Uganda, and the War on Terror. Columbia Global Reports. Sept. 2017. 262p. maps. notes. ISBN 9780997722925. pap. $14.99; ebk. ISBN 9780997722932. POL SCI

**Golden, Daniel. Spy Schools: How the CIA, FBI, and Foreign Intelligence Secretly Exploit America’s Universities. Holt. Oct. 2017. 352p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781627796354. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781627796361. POL SCI

Hawley, George. Making Sense of the Alt-Right. Columbia Univ. Sept. 2017. 232p. notes. index. ISBN 9780231185127. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780231546003. POL SCI

Professional Media

Goldsmith, Francisca. The Readers’ Advisory Guide to Graphic Novels. 2d ed. ALA. Feb. 2017. 215p. index. ISBN 9780838915097. pap. $54. PRO MEDIA

Monson, Jane D. Getting Started with Digital Collections: Scaling To Fit Your Organization. ALA Editions. Feb. 2017. 192p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780838915431. $69. PRO MEDIA

Verminski, Alana & Kelly Marie Blanchat. Fundamentals of Electronic Resource Management. ALA Editions. Mar. 2017. 251p. illus. index. ISBN 9780838915417. pap. $65. PRO MEDIA

Psychology

**Bargh, John. Before You Know It: The Unconscious Reasons We Do What We Do. Touchstone. Oct. 2017. 352p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781501101212. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501101236. PSYCH

Wicks, Robert J. Night Call: Embracing Compassion and Hope in a Troubled World. Oxford Univ. Oct. 2017. 280p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780190669638. $24.95. PSYCH

Social Science

Carlson, Gretchen. Be Fierce: Stop Harassment and Take Your Power Back. Center Street. Oct. 2017. 256p. notes. ISBN 9781478992172. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781478992158. SOC SCI

Maron, Marc & Brendan McDonald. Waiting for the Punch: Words To Live By from the WTF Podcast. Flatiron: Macmillan. Oct. 2017. 416p. index. ISBN 9781250088888. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250088895. SOC SCI

Nasty Women: Feminism, Resistance, and Revolution in Trump’s America. Picador. Oct. 2017. 256p. ed. by Samhita Mukhopadhyay & Kate Harding. ISBN 9781250155504. pap. $16; ebk. ISBN 9781250155511. SOC SCI

Parry, Richard Lloyd. Ghosts of the Tsunami: Death and Life in Japan’s Disaster Zone. MCD. Oct. 2017. 320p. notes. index. ISBN 9780374253974. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780374710934. SOC SCI

Scutts, Joanna. The Extra Woman: How Marjorie Hillis Led a Generation of Women To Live Alone and Like It. Liveright: Norton. Nov. 2017. 288p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781631492730. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9781631492747. SOC SCI

Women Writing Resistance: Essays on Latin America and the Caribbean. Beacon. Oct. 2017. 240p. ed. by Jennifer Browdy. illus. bibliog. ISBN 9780807088197. pap. $18; ebk. ISBN 9780807088203. SOC SCI

Travel & Geography

The Best American Travel Writing 2017. Mariner: Houghton Harcourt. Oct. 2017. 320p. ed. by Lauren Collins. ISBN 9781328745736. pap. $15.99; ebk. ISBN 9781328742339. TRAV

Fili, Louise & Lise Apatoff. The Cognoscenti’s Guide to Florence: Shop and Eat Like a Florentine. rev. ed. Princeton Architectural. Aug. 2017. 224p. photos. maps. index. ISBN 9781616896362. $15.95; ebk. ISBN 9781616896904. TRAV

 

 

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