Nonfiction on Warren Buffett, “Hamilton,” Skulls, Science, Networks, Cybernetics | Xpress Reviews

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Buffett’s investment ground rules; Hamilton says it all; skulls in art; the study of the politics of science; a thought-provoking view of the changes a networked world; of broad appeal to readers interested in the history of science and technology

Nonfiction: Library Careers, One World Trade Center, Cooking Burgers, Laurie Notaro | Xpress Reviews

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A detailed profession guide with a self-help approach for librarians, the biography of One World Trade Center, Good Housekeeping on cooking burgers, Notaro’s humor gets a bit tedious

Nonfiction on Pie Baking, Teaching History, the Middle East, a Football Memoir, Banking | Xpress Reviews

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A tasty title for pie lovers, an illuminating look at teaching, an excellent resource for those who want to understand Middle East unrest, reliving one’s high school glory days, and one of finest titles on the 2007–08 financial crisis

Nonfiction on Healthy Habits, Le Corbusier, Start-Up Culture, Jewish Vaudeville | Xpress Reviews

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An overall health plan that is well researched and engaging; a title of special interest to artists, art historians, art faculty, and Le Corbusier scholars; Lyon’s story of start-up culture leaves readers flabbergasted yet wanting more

Nonfiction: Canada’s Native Peoples, Futurism, Louis XVI, “Star Wars,” Little Gibraltar | Xpress Reviews

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An eye-opening series on Canada’s Native peoples; futurism; a solid birth-to-death biography of Louis XVI; for fans of “Star Wars,” George Lucas, and sf movies; bitcoin potential; Little Gibraltar and the stories of individual participants

Nonfiction from Nic Dhiarmada on the Irish Rebellion | Xpress Reviews

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Nic Dhiarmada’s excellent companion volume [to a PBS documentary] that will also be enjoyed by readers interested in modern Irish history.

Nonfiction from Sara Lewis on the Wondrous World of Fireflies | Xpress Reviews

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Covering anatomy, courtship and mating, life cycles, and the chemistry of light production, Lewis’s title is an excellent option for insect fans and anyone curious about the lightning bugs in their yards

Nonfiction: Freegans, Nostalgia, Cougars, Los Angeles, the Dodgers, and Jackie Robinson | Xpress Reviews

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On reducing food waste; an informative look at collecting and consumerism; a lone mountain lion’s two-year, 2,000-mile trek from South Dakota to Connecticut; Los Angeles in the Seventies; and Jackie Robinson for all times

Nonfiction on Child Stars: Where Are They Now? | Xpress Reviews

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This chronological compendium of TV shows from the 1950s through the 1980s features the kids who starred and relates how they have fared, though the breathless, immature quality to the writing becomes annoying. Still, TV fans will enjoy this veritable love fest

Nonfiction: Decadent Desserts That Won’t Pile on the Pounds | Xpress Reviews

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Bakers and especially eaters will appreciate this collection of delicious treats that are visually appealing yet light on calories