LJ Nonfiction | Review Alert, October 1, 2017

May Morris is an excellent resource for art history students but may be too specific for public libraries; new photography titles explore the essentials of the medium; highly recommended presidential picks; an affecting and personal look into the experiences of minor migrants; chef Waters comes of age in Coming to My Senses

Here’s to the Home Cooks! Ten Cookbooks Fit for the Home Chef

Plenty of party planning know-hows and presentation strategies, recipes that are clever yet practical, and no-nonsense dishes that will have you “falling” in love with seasonal treats; any of these books would be a great addition to the home cook’s collection

LJ Nonfiction | Review Alert, September 15, 2017

Bunny Mellon‘s story presents keen insights into the complex fabric of American culture and history; Creating Great Choiceswill improve anyone’s career; this useful guide to Garden Renovation is an excellent resource for the casual or inexperienced gardener and particularly new homeowners

Breast Cancer Awareness: Six Titles To Aid the Fight

Encompassing a variety of perspectives, the titles below will benefit individuals with a family history of breast cancer, those who have been diagnosed, survivors, caregivers, and health-care providers.

Editors’ Fall Picks 2017

Forty-one timely titles for autumn and beyond

LJ Reference | Review Alert, September 1, 2017

The Ancient World will be helpful to high school and undergraduate students; a terrific starting point for anyone wanting to learn more about The Vietnam War; for adult fans of all things werewolf, there’s The Werewolf Filmography; plus six databases and websites that will be of use to academic and public libraries

LJ Nonfiction | Review Alert, September 1, 2017

A journey well worth taking, Hirschfeld‘s world traverses Moscow, Paris, and Hollywood; entertaining and exhilarating, Schlesinger will appeal mostly to historians but also be enjoyed by popular history readers; six titles to aid in the fight against breast cancer; Soonish technology that is decidedly nonacademic in the best way

Collection Development: Prostate Health & Wellness

Some 240,000 patients are diagnosed with prostate cancer in the United States each year, yet, there are very few evidenced-based titles on prostate health published annually. Here are 27 resources to help.

10 Crave-Worthy Cookbooks

Here you will find foods and beverages that meld Italian traditions with American influences, a variety of cookies that will make your mouth water, and tips on shopping, meal planning, and using up leftovers; whatever your passion there is a cookbook waiting here for you

History of Science, July 2017 | Best Sellers

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