Sports | Best Sellers, November 2017

Women in Sports; The Cubs Way; Shark Drunk

Leveling the Field: Women in Sports | Collection Development

Title IX relates to equality for everyone in sports. Recently it has been in the news for issues other than athletics and physical education. These 30 resources will level any collection.

Nonfiction on Dirt, James Thurber’s Columbus, and Sports vs. Business | Xpress Reviews

Bogard’s premise doesn’t quite get off the ground; for Columbus and Thurber aficionados, this book offers the background behind the Ohioan scenes of his life and writings; an interesting take on the sports metaphor as applied to business

Bat, a Boy; Ree, a Girl; and The Tooth Fairy | Early Grade Titles

From a bat boy to the tooth fairy and missing best friends, early grade fiction sounds fine.

Last of the April 2017 Nonfiction | Nonfiction Previews, Apr. 2017, Pt. 4

Drezner, Daniel. The Ideas Industry. Oxford Univ. Apr. 2017. 344p. ISBN 9780190264604. $27.95. SOCIAL SCIENCE Professor of International Politics at Tufts University and author of such books as The System Worked, Drezner examines the uncomfortable evolution of the public intellectual, once someone who debated issues in an open forum and now more likely someone with […]

Olympic Reading | Wyatt’s World

Starting August 5, media broadcasts turn their attention from the divisiveness of American politics to the united and global celebration of sport. There are plenty of titles to provide parallel reading. Here are five starting examples.

Carol Burnett, Tracy Kidder, & Tom Rinaldi | Audio in Advance September 2016 | Nonfiction

Nonfiction audiobooks coming out in September 2016

LJ Nonfiction Reviews: June 1, 2016

From beginning photography to Creative Cut Cards, fan favorites Neil Gaiman and the Ramones at 40, plus best memoirs, spies and espionage, with Gooley, Pilkey & Co., and Schwartz on water scarcity issues

Cynthia Ozick & Marcella Hazan | Audio in Advance July 2016 | Nonfiction

Nonfiction audiobooks releasing in July 2016

LJ Nonfiction Reviews: May 1, 2016

In 1971, there was Never a Dull Moment, Hasson on Believers, Thinkers, and Founders, how to do Adult Stuff, plus military picks, baseball books, and writerly advice from Mattison in The Kite and the String