LJ Nonfiction | Review Alert, December 2017

Below is a list of Nonfiction titles to be reviewed in the December 2017 issue of Library Journal. These lists include pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience. Also included are titles recently reviewed as online-only Xpress Reviews and in our LJ Reviews e-newsletter.

Starred reviews are indicated with **.

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arts & humanities

Crafts & Diy

Art Instruction

**Adam, Rhiannon. Polaroid: The Complete Guide to Experimental Instant Photography. Thames & Hudson. Oct. 2017. 240p. illus. index. ISBN 9780500544600. $29.95. ART INSTRUCTION

Gonzales, Annie O’Brien. The Joy of Acrylic Painting: Expressive Painting Techniques for Beginners. North Light. Nov. 2017. 144p. illus. ISBN 9781440351211. pap. $24.99. ART INSTRUCTION

Crafts

The Big Book of Jewelry Making: 75 Projects To Create. Guild of Master Craftsman. Sept. 2017. 360p. illus. index. ISBN 9781784941185. pap. $19.95. CRAFTS

Shapiro, Emilie. Creative Wax Carving: A Modern Approach to an Ancient Craft with 15 Jewelry Projects. Lark Crafts: Sterling. Oct. 2017. 144p. illus. index. ISBN 9781454709329. $24.95. CRAFTS

DIY

Collins, Matt. 50 Things To Do with a Penknife. Princeton Architectural. Oct. 2017. 144p. illus. by Maria Nilsson. ISBN 9781616896386. $16.95. DIY

**Whitney, Sue. Junk Beautiful: Furniture ReFreshed; 30 Clever Furniture Projects To Transform Your Home. Taunton. Sept. 2017. 208p. illus. index. ISBN 9781631868375. pap. $24.95. DIY

Fiber Crafts

Cline, Barbara H. Magic Add-A-Strip Quilts: Transform Simple Shapes into Dynamic Designs. C&T. Nov. 2017. 64p. illus. ISBN 9781617455537. pap. $22.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Fassett, Kaffe. Welcome Home Kaffe Fassett. new ed. Landauer. Aug. 2017. 128p. illus. ISBN 9781947163003. pap. $24.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Finnanger, Tone. Tilda Sewing by Heart: For the Love of Fabrics. SewandSo. Nov. 2017. 144p. illus. index. ISBN 9781446306710. pap. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781446376461. FIBER CRAFTS

Menardi, Riane & others. Modern Quilts: Designs of the New Century. Stash: C&T. Dec. 2017. 208p. illus. index. ISBN 9781617455988. $39.95; ebk. ISBN 9781617455995. FIBER CRAFTS

Plummer, Alicia & Melissa Schaschwary. Plum Dandi Knits: Simple Designs for Luxury Yarns. Interweave. Nov. 2017. 128p. illus. ISBN 9781632505941. pap. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781632505965. FIBER CRAFTS

Tresselt, Lydia. Lalylala’s Beetles, Bugs and Butterflies: A Crochet Story of Tiny Creatures and Big Dreams. SewandSo. Nov. 2017. 128p. illus. index. ISBN 9781446306666. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781446376324. FIBER CRAFTS

Interior Design

Grant, Jason. Modern Retro Home. Hardie Grant. Sept. 2017. 256p. photos by Lauren Bamford. ISBN 9781742709925. $40. INTERIOR DESIGN

Fine Arts

Donovan, Fiona. Jasper Johns: Pictures Within Pictures, 1980–2015. Thames & Hudson. Nov. 2017. 288p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780500239711. $60. FINE ARTS

Eisenman, Stephen F. William Blake and the Age of Aquarius. Princeton Architectural. Oct. 2017. 248p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780691175256. $45. FINE ARTS

Field, Ron. Silent Witness: The Civil War Through Photography and Its Photographers. Osprey. Oct. 2017. 328p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781472822765. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781472822772. PHOTOG

**Frank Lloyd Wright: Unpacking the Archive. Museum of Modern Art. Jun. 2017. 256p. ed. by Barry Bergdoll & Jennifer Gray. illus. maps. notes. index. ISBN 9781633450264. $65. ARCH

**Hook, Philip. Rogues’ Gallery: The Rise (and Occasional Fall) of Art Dealers, the Hidden Players in the History of Art. Experiment. Oct. 2017. 288p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781615194162. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9781615194285. BIOG

Matisse in the Studio. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Apr. 2017. 216p. ed. by Ellen McBreen & Helen Burnham. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780878468430. $55. FINE ARTS

Mattanza, Alessandra. Street Art: Famous Artists Talk About Their Vision. White Star. Nov. 2017. 256p. photos. ISBN 9788854411999. $35. FINE ARTS

Michals, Duane. Duane Michals: Portraits. Thames & Hudson. Nov. 2017. 176p. photos. ISBN 9780500544877. $45. PHOTOG

Popkin, Nathaniel & Peter Woodall. Philadelphia: Finding the Hidden City. Temple Univ. Nov. 2017. 200p. photos by Joseph E.B. Elliott. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781439913000. $40. ARCH

**Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power. D.A.P. Sept. 2017. 256p. ed. by Mark Godfrey & Zoe Whitley. illus. notes. ISBN 9781942884170. $39.95. FINE ARTS

**Trombly, Margaret. Fabergé and the Russian Crafts Tradition: An Empire’s Legacy. Thames & Hudson. Nov. 2017. 224p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780500480229. $39.95. DEC ARTS

Literature

**Gansel, Mireille. Translation as Transhumance. Feminist. Nov. 2017. 150p. tr. from French by Ros Schwartz. ISBN 9781558614444. pap. $14.95; ebk. ISBN 9781936932085. LIT

Knausgaard, Karl Ove. Winter. Penguin Pr. Jan. 2018. 272p. ISBN 9780399563331. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780399563348. LIT

Le Guin, Ursula K. No Time To Spare: Thinking About What Matters. Houghton Harcourt. Dec. 2017. 240p. ISBN 9781328661593. $22; ebk. ISBN 9781328661036. LIT

Performing Arts

Bentley, Bill. Smithsonian Rock and Roll: Live and Unseen. Smithsonian. Oct. 2017. 216p. photos. index. ISBN 9781588346001. $40. MUSIC

From the Third Eye: The Evergreen Review Film Reader. Seven Stories. Dec. 2017. 336p. ed. by Ed Halter & Barney Rosset. illus. index. ISBN 9781609806156. pap. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781609806163. FILM

Hallberg, David. A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back. Touchstone. Nov. 2017. 432p. ISBN 9781476771151. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781476771175. AUTOBIOG

Hepworth, David. Uncommon People: The Rise and Fall of the Rock Stars. Holt. Nov. 2017. 320p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781250124128. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781250124135. MUSIC

Philosophy

Ruse, Michael. On Purpose. Princeton Univ. Dec. 2017. 320p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780691172460. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9781400888603. PHIL

Poetry

Runyan, Tania. What Will Soon Take Place. Paraclete. Dec. 2017. 96p. ISBN 9781612618579. pap. $18.

**Wallace, Jennifer. Almost Entirely. Paraclete. Nov. 2017. 128p. ISBN 9781612618593. pap. $18. POETRY

Spirituality & Religion

Aslan, Reza. God: A Human History. Random. Nov. 2017. 320p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780553394726. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780553394733. REL

Dalai Lama & Franz Alt. An Appeal to the World: The Way to Peace in a Time of Division. Morrow. Nov. 2017. 128p. ISBN 9780062835536. $14.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062835550. REL

Sports & Recreation

**Crouse, Karen. Norwich: One Tiny Vermont Town’s Secret to Happiness and Excellence. S. & S. Jan. 2018. 288p. notes. ISBN 9781501119897. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501119910. SPORTS

Roberts, David. Limits of the Known. Norton. Feb. 2018. 336p. notes. ISBN 9780393609868. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393609875. SPORTS

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Agriculture

**Friedman, Elias Weiss. The Dogist Puppies. Artisan. Sept. 2017. 304p. photos. ISBN 9781579657437. $24.95. PETS

Lowry, Susan & Nancy Berner. Private Gardens of the Bay Area. Monacelli. Oct. 2017. 256p. photos by Marion Brenner. ISBN 9781580934763. $60. GARDENING

Michener, David C. & Carol A. Adelman. Peony: The Best Varieties for Your Garden. Timber. Dec. 2017. 256p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781604695205. $27.95. GARDENING

Health & Medicine

**Lenzer, Jeanne. The Danger Within Us: America’s Untested, Unregulated Medical Device Industry and One Man’s Battle To Survive It. Little, Brown. Dec. 2017. 336p. notes. index. ISBN 9780316343763. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780316343787. MED

Quick, Jonathan D. & Bronwyn Fryer. The End of Epidemics: The Looming Threat to Humanity and How To Stop It. St. Martin’s. Jan. 2018. 304p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781250117779. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250117786. MED

Taylor, Madisyn. Unmedicated: The Four Pillars of Natural Wellness. Beyond Words: Atria. Jan. 2018. 208p. ISBN 9781582706573. $22; ebk. ISBN 9781501176906. HEALTH

Lyme Disease

Fallon, Brian & Jennifer Sotsky. Conquering Lyme Disease: Science Bridges the Great Divide. Columbia Univ. Dec. 2017. 384p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780231183840. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780231545181.

Ingels, Darin. The Lyme Solution: A 5-Part Plan To Fight the Inflammatory Auto-Immune Response and Beat Lyme Disease. Avery. Mar. 2018. 384p. notes. index. ISBN 9780735216303. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780735216327. med

Cooking

Chapman, Emma & Elsie Larson. A Beautiful Mess Weekday Weekend: How To Live a Healthy Veggie Life…and Still Eat Treats. Chronicle. Nov. 2017. 208p. photos. index. ISBN 9781452154718. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781452155760. COOKING

**Emberling, Amy & Frank Carollo. Zingerman’s Bakehouse. Chronicle. Oct. 2017. 240p. photos. ISBN 9781452156583. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781452157009. COOKING

Erickson, Meredith & Martyn Nail. Claridges: The Cookbook. Mitchell Beazley: Octopus. Nov. 2017. 256p. photos. index. ISBN 9781784723293. $40. COOKING 

Flay, Bobby with others. Bobby Flay Fit: 200 Recipes for a Healthy Lifestyle. Clarkson Potter: Crown. Dec. 2017. 256p. photos. index. ISBN 9780385345934. $32.50; ebk. ISBN 9780385345941. COOKING

Lemke, Lisa. The Winter Table: Fireside Feasts for Family and Friends. Sterling. Nov. 2017. 224p. photos. index. ISBN 9781454922544. $24.95. COOKING

Mistry, Preeti & Sarah Henry. The Juhu Beach Club Cookbook: Indian Spice, Oakland Soul. Running Pr: Perseus. Oct. 2017. 288p. photos. index. ISBN 9780762462452. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780762462469. COOKING

**Roman, Alison. Dining In: Highly Cookable Recipes. Clarkson Potter: Crown. Oct. 2017. 304p. photos. index. ISBN 9780451496997. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780451497000. COOKING

Shumski, Daniel. How to Instant Pot: Mastering All the Functions of the One Pot That Will Change the Way You Cook. Workman. Oct. 2017. 288p. photos. index. ISBN 9781523502066. $16.95; ebk. ISBN 9781523502097. COOKING

Home Economics

Carlson, Julie & Margot Guralnick. Remodelista: The Organized Home: Simple, Stylish Storage Ideas for All Over the House. Artisan. Nov. 2017. 224p. ISBN 9781579656935. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781579658151. HOME ECON

Turshen, Julia. Feed the Resistance: Recipes + Ideas for Getting Involved. Chronicle. Oct. 2017. 143p. index. ISBN 9781452168388. $14.95; ebk. ISBN 9781452168432. COOKING

Slow Cooking

Acheson, Hugh. The Chef and the Slow Cooker. Clarkson Potter: Crown. Oct. 2017. 256p. index. ISBN 9780451498540. $29.99; ebk. ISBN 9780451498557. COOKING

**Krissoff, Liana. Slow Cook Modern: 200 Recipes for the Way We Eat Today. Abrams. Sept. 2017. 272p. index. ISBN 9781419726675. pap. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781683351078. COOKING

Sciences

**Beehler, Bruce M. North on the Wing: Travels with the Songbird Migration of Spring. Smithsonian. Feb. 2018. 256p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781588346131. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781588346148. NAT HIST

Drew, Liam. I, Mammal: The Story of What Makes Us Mammals. Bloomsbury Sigma. Jan. 2018. 336p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781472922892. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781472922922. SCI

Lee, Sang-Hee with Shin-Young Yoon. Close Encounters with Humankind: A Paleoanthropologist Investigates Our Evolving Species. Norton. Feb. 2018. 352p. index. ISBN 9780393634822. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393634839. SCI

Mitchell, Alanna. The Spinning Magnet: The Force That Created the Modern World—and Could Destroy It. Dutton. Jan. 2018. 320p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781101985168. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781101985182. SCI

Tickell, Josh. Kiss the Ground: How the Food You Eat Can Reverse Climate Change, Heal Your Body & Ultimately Save Our World. Atria. Nov. 2017. 352p. illus. notes. ISBN 9781501170256. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501170270. NAT HIST

Wilson, A.N. Charles Darwin: Victorian Mythmaker. Harper. Dec. 2017. 448p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780062433497. $32.50; ebk. ISBN 9780062433510. BIOG

Technology

Bailenson, Jeremy. Experience on Demand: What Virtual Reality Is, How It Works, and What It Can Do. Norton. Jan. 2018. 304p. notes. index. ISBN 9780393253696. $28.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393253702. TECH

Husain, Amir. The Sentient Machine: The Coming Age of Artificial Intelligence. Scribner. Nov. 2017. 224p. notes. index. ISBN 9781501144677. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781501144691. TECH

SOCIAL SCIENCES

Biography

Heminway, John. In Full Flight: A Story of Africa and Atonement. Knopf. Feb. 2018. 336p. illus. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9781524732974. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9781524732981. BIOG

**Kotkin, Stephen. Stalin: Waiting for Hitler, 1929–1941. Penguin Pr. Oct. 2017. 1184p. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781594203800. $40; ebk. ISBN 9780735224483. BIOG

Mandela, Nelson & Mandla Langa. Dare Not Linger: The Presidential Years. Farrar. Oct. 2017. 384p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780374134716. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780374717735. BIOG

Weiss, Piper. You All Grow Up and Leave Me: A Memoir of Teenage Obsession. Morrow. Apr. 2018. 352p. ISBN 9780062456571. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062456595. MEMOIR

Economics

**Hickel, Jason. The Divide: Global Inequality from Conquest to Free Markets. Norton. Feb. 2018. 352p. illus. maps. notes. index. ISBN 9780393651362. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393651379. ECON

Lipman, Joanne. That’s What She Said: What Men Need To Know (and Women Need To Tell Them) About Working Together. Morrow. Feb. 2018. 320p. illus. notes. ISBN 9780062437211. $28.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062437235. BUS

Education

**Barsh, Joanna. Grow Wherever You Work: Straight Talk To Help with Your Toughest Challenges. McGraw-Hill Education. Oct. 2017. 272p. index. ISBN 9781260026467. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781260026474. CAREERS

Lewis, Mike. When To Jump: If the Job You Have Isn’t the Life You Want. Metropolitan: Holt. Jan. 2018. 336p. ISBN 9781250124210. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781250124227. CAREERS

History

**Brooks, Lisa. Our Beloved Kin: A New History of King Philip’s War. Yale Univ. Jan. 2018. 448p. maps. notes. index. ISBN 9780300196733. $35. HIST

**Field, Kendra Taira. Growing Up with the Country: Family, Race, and Nation after the Civil War. Yale Univ. Jan. 2018. 256p. illus. maps. notes. index. ISBN 9780300180527. $38. HIST

Lause, Mark. The Great Cowboy Strike: Bullets, Ballots & Class Conflicts in the American West. Verso. Nov. 2017. 304p. index. ISBN 9781786631961. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781786631978. HIST

Stout, Harry S. American Aristocrats: A Family, a Fortune, and the Making of American Capitalism. Basic. Nov. 2017. 432p. notes. index. ISBN 9780465098989. $32; ebk. ISBN 9780465098996. HIST

**Theoharis, Jeanne. A More Beautiful and Terrible History: The Uses and Misuses of Civil Rights History. Beacon. Jan. 2018. 288p. notes. index. ISBN 9780807075876. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9780807075883. HIST

Zygar, Mikhail. The Empire Must Die: Russia’s Revolutionary Collapse, 1900–1917. PublicAffairs. Nov. 2017. 576p. illus. bibliog. ISBN 9781610398312. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781610398329. HIST

Political Science

**Ellsberg, Daniel. The Doomsday Machine: Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner. Bloomsbury USA. Dec. 2017. 432p. notes. index. ISBN 9781608196708. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781608196746. POL SCI

Rather, Dan & Elliot Kirschner. What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism. Algonquin. Nov. 2017. 288p. ISBN 9781616207823. $22.95; ebk. ISBN 9781616207847. POL SCI 

Professional Media

Davis, Jeffrey T. The Collection All Around: Sharing Our Cities, Towns, and Natural Places. ALA Editions. May. 2017. 134p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780838915059. pap. $57. PRO MEDIA

Downey, Jennifer. Public Library Collections in the Balance: Censorship, Inclusivity, and Truth. Libraries Unlimited: Teacher Ideas. Jul. 2017. 208p. ISBN 9781440849640. pap. $55; ebk. ISBN 9781440849657. PRO MEDIA

Snow, Karen. A Practical Guide to Library of Congress Classification. Rowman & Littlefield. Aug. 2017. 172p. illus. index. ISBN 9781538100677. $29; ebk. ISBN 9781538100684. PRO MEDIA

Psychology

Bar-Eli, Michael. Boost! How the Psychology of Sports Can Enhance Your Performance in Management and Work. Oxford Univ. Nov. 2017. 336p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780190661731. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9780190661755. PSYCH

DeSteno, David. Emotional Success: The Power of Gratitude, Compassion, and Pride. Eamon Dolan: Houghton Harcourt. Jan. 2018. 240p. notes. index. ISBN 9780544703100. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780544703124. PSYCH 

Horowitz, Daniel. Happier? The History of a Cultural Movement that Aspired To Transform America. Oxford Univ. Dec. 2017. 320p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780190655648. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9780190655662. PSYCH

Watkins, Light. Bliss More: How To Succeed in Meditation Without Really Trying. Ballantine. Jan. 2018. 256p. illus. index. ISBN 9780399180354. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780399180361. SELF-HELP

Social Science

Austen, Ben. High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing. Harper. Feb. 2018. 400p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780062235060. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062235084. SOC SCI

**Chute, Hillary L. Why Comics? From Underground to Everywhere. Harper. Dec. 2017. 464p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780062476807. $40; ebk. ISBN 9780062476814. SOC SCI

**Hattery, Angela J. & Earl Smith. Policing Black Bodies: How Black Lives Are Surveilled and How To Work for Change. Rowman & Littlefield. Dec. 2017. 284p. illus. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9781442276956. $34; ebk. ISBN 9781442276963. SOC SCI

**Weiss-Wolf, Jennifer. Periods Gone Public: Taking a Stand for Menstrual Equity. Arcade: Skyhorse. Oct. 2017. 328p. notes. index. ISBN 9781628727975. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781628727982. SOC SCI 

Voices to be heard: celebrate black women all yearlong with these noteworthy books

**Black Ink: Literary Legends on the Peril, Power, and Pleasure of Reading and Writing. 37 Ink: Atria. Jan. 2018. 272p. ed. by Stephanie Stokes Oliver. ISBN 9781501154287. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501154300. COMM 

**Cooper, Brittney. Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower. St. Martin’s. Feb. 2018. 288p. ISBN 9781250112576. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250112897. memoir

**Eddo-Lodge, Reni. Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race. Bloomsbury Circus. Nov. 2017. 272p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781408870556. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781408870570. SOC SCI 

Haddish, Tiffany. The Last Black Unicorn. Gallery: S. & S. Dec. 2017. 288p. ISBN 9781501181825. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501181849. MEMOIR

**How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective. Haymarket. Dec. 2017. 200p. ed. by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor. ISBN 9781608468553. pap. $15.95; ebk. ISBN 9781608468683. SOC SCI

Jerkins, Morgan. This Will Be My Undoing: Living at the Intersection of Black, Female, and Feminist in (White) America. HarperCollins. Jan. 2018. 272p. notes. ISBN 9780062666154. pap. $15.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062666161. SOC SCI

**Khan-Cullors, Patrisse & Asha Bandele. When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir. St. Martin’s. Jan. 2018. 272p. ISBN 9781250171085. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250171092. MEMOIR

Lewis, Jenifer. The Mother of Black Hollywood. Amistad: HarperCollins. Nov. 2017. 336p. ISBN 9780062410405. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062410429. MEMOIR

**Oluo, Ijeoma. So You Want To Talk About Race. Seal. Jan. 2018. 256p. notes. ISBN 9781580056779. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781580056786. SOC SCI

**Union, Gabrielle. We’re Going To Need More Wine: Stories That Are Funny, Complicated, and True. Dey Street: HarperCollins. Oct. 2017. 272p. ISBN 9780062693983. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062694003. MEMOIR

Travel & Geography

Sinclair, Iain. The Last London: True Fictions from an Unreal City. Oneworld Pubs. Jan. 2018. 336p. photos. index. ISBN 9781786071743. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781786071750. TRAV

SPIRITUALITY & RELIGION

History & Philosophy

Crane, Tim. The Meaning of Belief: Religion from an Atheist’s Point of View. Harvard Univ. Oct. 2017. 224p. notes. ISBN 9780674088832. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9780674982734. PHIL

Dallmayr, Fred. Spiritual Guides: Pathfinders in the Desert. Univ. of Notre Dame. Dec. 2017. 176p. notes. ISBN 9780268102586. $45; ebk. ISBN 9780268102609. PHIL

Icons and the Liturgy, East and West: History, Theology, and Culture. Univ. of Notre Dame. Nov. 2017. 216p. ed. by Nicholas Denysenko. illus. notes. ISBN 9780268101381. $75; ebk. ISBN 9780268101411. REL

Sengupta, Hindol. Being Hindu: Understanding a Peaceful Path in a Violent World. Rowman & Littlefield. Nov. 2017. 200p. notes. index. ISBN 9781442267459. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781442267466. REL

Theology & Biblical Studies

Campbell, Douglas A. Paul: An Apostle’s Journey. Eerdmans. Jan. 2018. 200p. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9780802873477. pap. $22. BIOG

**Crump, David. I Pledge Allegiance: A Believer’s Guide to Kingdom Citizenship in Twenty-First-Century America. Eerdmans. Feb. 2018. 240p. notes. index. ISBN 9780802871749. pap. $24.99. REL

Hall, Christopher A. Living Wisely with the Church Fathers. IVP. Oct. 2017. 276p. notes. index. ISBN 9780830851881. pap. $24. REL

Walton, John H. Old Testament Theology for Christians: From Ancient Context to Enduring Belief. IVP. Nov. 2017. 320p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780830851928. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780830889044. REL

William Desmond and Contemporary Theology. Univ. of Notre Dame. Nov. 2017. 288p. ed. by Christopher Ben Simpson & Brendan Thomas Sammon. notes. index. ISBN 9780268102210. $50; ebk. ISBN 9780268102241. REL

Sociology of Religion

**Moultrie, Monique. Passionate and Pious: Religious Media and Black Women’s Sexuality. Duke Univ. Dec. 2017. 200p. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9780822370048. pap. $23.95. SOC SCI

Memoirs & Biographies

Griffith, Jessica Mesman & Jonathan Ryan. Strange Journey: How Two Homesick Pilgrims Stumbled Back into the Catholic Church. Loyola Pr. Nov. 2017. 96p. ISBN 9780829444995. pap. $16.95; ebk. ISBN 9780829445008. BIOG

Kumar, Anjali. Stalking God: My Unorthodox Search for Something To Believe In. Seal. Jan. 2018. 256p. notes. ISBN 9781580056618. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781580056625. BIOG

**Parsan, Annahita with Craig Borlase. Stranger No More: A Muslim Refugee’s Story of Harrowing Escape, Miraculous Rescue, and the Quiet Call of Jesus. Thomas Nelson. Nov. 2017. 288p. ISBN 9780718095710. $22.99; ebk. ISBN 9780718095727. MEMOIR

 

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