Women and Their Cars, Survival Tactics, Love-Eat-Train, Climate Change, Hygge | Self-Help Reviews

The titles reviewed this month outline ways to achieve happiness and success in careers and relationships. While some authors address challenges that seem to be ongoing, others explain how to feel even better.

From Politics to Broadway to Life-Saving Spy Secrets | Reference Short Takes, September 1, 2015

Buckley and Rensink offer a solid starting point for readers seeking further exploration of Western history; a strange-bedfellows compendium from Butler-Bowdon; Dietz shines the spotlight on 1940s Broadway

Survival and Rescue | Wyatt’s World

The bravery, luck, resourcefulness, and generosity of individuals facing extraordinarily difficult circumstances—personal, cultural, and natural—have long fascinated readers. Here are five titles to suggest to fans of the genre.