Wendy Davis, Dana Goldstein, Steven Pinker, Terry Pratchett, Tavis Smiley | Barbara’s Nonfiction Picks, Sept. 2014, Pt. 5


Davis, Wendy. Untitled Memoir. Blue Rider. Sept. 2014. 272p. ISBN 9780399170577. $27.95. MEMOIR/POLITICS A women’s rights heroine for her nearly 11-hour filibuster to block a bill that aimed to close all but five abortion clinics in Texas, Texas state senator Wendy Davis is equally famed for being a single mom who eventually got herself into […]

Science & Technology Reviews | November 15, 2013


Reviews of Chaser: Unlocking the Genius of the Dog Who Knows a Thousand Words, In Meat We Trust: An Unexpected History of Carnivore America, Ivory, Horn and Blood: Behind the Elephant and Rhinoceros Poaching Crisis, plus a full list of Science & Technology reviews from the November 15, 2013 issue.

Reference Reviews | March 15, 2013


Reviews of the Dictionary of American Regional English, Art in Oceania, and Spencer C. Tucker’s Almanac of American Military History, plus a full list of reference reviews from the Mar. 15 issue.

Best Sellers: Language, February 21, 2013

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Nonfiction Previews, Jun. 2013, Pt. 3: Of Hamlet, English Spelling, Italy by Rail, and More


Chopra, Aneesh. Big Small Smart: How American Government Can Accomplish More with Less Through Open Innovation, Collaboration, and Participation. Atlantic Monthly. Jun. 2013. 288p. ISBN 9780802121332. $25. POLITICAL SCIENCE As the federal government’s first chief technology officer, Chopra worked hard to help Americans through online means, bringing in everything from electronic records for veterans to […]

Best Sellers: Language, May 24, 2012

Best Sellers: Language, May 24, 2012

Nonfiction Previews, Apr. 2012, Pt. 4: Chopra, Covey, and Ancient Babylon


Nonfiction Previews, Apr. 2012, Pt. 4: Chopra, Covey, and Ancient Babylon