LJ Nonfiction Reviews: July 1, 2016

Below is a list of Nonfiction titles to be reviewed in the July 1, 2016, issue of Library Journal organized by subject. The list includes pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience.

Starred reviews are indicated with **.

Publishers: Please remember to send us one finished copy of each book that is scheduled for review (i.e., all of the forthcoming titles listed below) if you initially submitted a galley or bound manuscript. Our reviewers are not paid, and we like to send a finished copy of the reviewed book as a thank you. Materials should be mailed to: Library Journal, 123 William Street, Suite 802, New York, NY 10038.




ideabook.jpg62816Palmer, Matthew. Painting Without Paint: Landscapes with Your Tablet. Search. May 2016. 128p. illus. index. ISBN 9781782212843. pap. $25.95. ART INSTRUCTION

Van Patten, James. The Acrylic Painter: Tools and Techniques for the Most Versatile Medium. Watson-Guptill: Crown. Apr. 2016. 176p. illus. index. ISBN 9780385346115. pap. $22.99; ebk. ISBN 9780385346122. ART INSTRUCTION


Powers, Heather. Bead-Making Lab: 52 Explorations for Crafting Beads from Polymer Clay, Plastic, Paper, Stone, Wood, Fiber, and Wire. Quarry: Quarto. May 2016. 144p. illus. index. ISBN 9781631591143. pap. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781631591822. CRAFTS


**Nerjordet, Arne & Carlos Zachrison. Make Your Own Ideabook with Arne & Carlos: Create Handmade Art Journals and Bound Keepsakes To Store Inspiration and Memories. Trafalgar Square. Jun. 2016. 168p. tr. from Norwegian. illus. ISBN 9781570767616. pap. $22.95. DIY


Cox, Lisa. A Spoonful of Sugar: Sew 20 Simple Projects To Sweeten Your Surroundings Zakka Style. Fons & Porter. Apr. 2016. 128p. illus. index. w/CD. ISBN 9781440243653. pap. $24.99. fiber crafts

Dackson, Elizabeth. The Quilter’s Paper-Piecing Workbook: Paper Piece with Confidence To Create 18 Gorgeous Quilted Projects. Fons & Porter. May 2016. 176p. illus. ISBN 9781632501806. pap. $25.99. w/CD. FIBER CRAFTS

Highland Knits: Knitwear Inspired by the Outlander Series. Interweave. May 2016. 112p. illus. index. ISBN 9781632504593. pap. $22.99; ebk. ISBN 9781632504616. FIBER CRAFTS

favoritefabric.jpg62816Howell, Vickie. Wee Garter Stitch: Must-Have Knits for Modern Babies & Toddlers. Sixth&Spring. May 2016. 96p. illus. index. ISBN 9781942021926. pap. $17.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Johansen, Linda. Favorite Fabric Bowls, Boxes & Vases: 15 Quick-To-Make Projects; 45 Inspiring Variations. C&T. May 2016. 80p. illus. ISBN 9781617452499. pap. $24.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Leinhauser, Jean. Embellishment Stitch Guide. Leisure Arts. Mar. 2016. 96p. illus. photos by Carol Wilson Mansfield. ISBN 9781464738852. pap. $9.99. FIBER CRAFTS

Volckening, Bill. Modern Roots: Today’s Quilts from Yesterday’s Inspiration; 12 Projects Inspired by Patchwork from 1840 to 1970. Stash: C&T. May 2016. 112p. illus. ISBN 9781617452031. pap. $27.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Zientara, Sharon. Modern Baby Crochet: 18 Crocheted Baby Garments, Blankets, Accessories, and More! Interweave. (3 Skeins or Less). May 2016. 128p. illus. index. ISBN 9781632502179. pap. $22.99; ebk. ISBN 9781632502209. FIBER CRAFTS


**Desimini, Jill & Charles Waldheim. Cartographic Grounds: Projecting the Landscape Imaginary. Princeton Architectural. Jun. 2016. 272p. illus. maps. index. ISBN 9781616893293. $50; ebk. ISBN 9781616895143. DEC ARTS

Eliasson, Olafur. Unspoken Spaces. Thames & Hudson. May 2016. 416p. illus. index. ISBN 9780500343135. $95. FINE ARTS

Hadid, Zaha. The Complete Zaha Hadid. Thames & Hudson. Sept. 2016. 288p. illus. index. ISBN 9780500342893. $40. ARCH

Kunstmuseum Bern & Zentrum Paul Klee. Chinese Whispers: Recent Art of the Sigg and M+ Sigg Collections. Prestel. Jun. 2016. 368p. ed. by Kathleen Buhler & others. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9783791355252. $65. FINE ARTS

Pryce, Will. Architecture in Wood: A World History. Thames & Hudson. Jul. 2016. 320p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780500343180. $40. ARCH


**Corbett, Rachel. You Must Change Your Life: The Story of Rainer Maria Rilke and Auguste Rodin. Norton. Sept. 2016. 336p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780393245059. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393245066. LIT

Hutchisson, James M. Ernest Hemingway: A New Life. Pennsylvania State Univ. Jul. 2016. 312p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780271075341. $37.95. LIT

A Lillian Smith Reader. Univ. of Georgia. Sept. 2016. 360p. ed. by Margaret Rose Gladney & Lisa Hodgens. photos. ISBN 9780820349985. $84.95; pap. ISBN 9780820349992. $29.95. LIT

Patty, Ann. Living with a Dead Language: My Romance with Latin. Viking. Jun. 2016. 256p. ISBN 9781101980224. $25; ebk. ISBN 9781101980248. LANG

novelstalesjourneys.jpg62816**Pushkin, Alexander. Novels, Tales, Journeys: The Complete Prose of Alexander Pushkin. Knopf. Nov. 2016. 512p. tr. from Russian by Richard Pevear & Larissa Volokhonsky. notes. ISBN 9780307959621. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780307959638. LIT

**Rosenthal, Amy Krouse. Textbook Amy Krouse Rosenthal: Not Exactly a Memoir. Dutton. Aug. 2016. 336p. illus. ISBN 9781101984543. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781101985021. LIT


Bogle, Donald. Elizabeth and Michael: The Queen of Hollywood, the King of Pop; A Love Story. Atria. Aug. 2016. 400p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781451676976. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781451676990. BIOG

Burnett, Carol. In Such Good Company: Eleven Years of Laughter, Mayhem, and Fun in the Sandbox. Crown Archetype. Sept. 2016. 320p. photos. ISBN 9781101904657. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781101904664. TV

**Clayton, Jace. Uproot: Travels in 21st-Century Music and Digital Culture. Farrar. Aug. 2016. 288p. ISBN 9780374533427. pap. $15; ebk. ISBN 9780374708849. MUSIC

McDaniels, Darryl “DMC” with Darrell Dawsey. Ten Ways Not To Commit Suicide. Amistad: HarperCollins. Jul. 2016. 224p. ISBN 9780062368775. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062368799. MUSIC

Selvin, Joel. Altamont: The Rolling Stones, the Hells Angels, and the Inside Story of Rock’s Darkest Day. Dey St: HarperCollins. Aug. 2016. 368p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780062444257. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062444271. MUSIC

Tate, Greg. Flyboy 2: The Greg Tate Reader. Duke Univ. Aug. 2016. 376p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780822361800. $99.95; pap. ISBN 9780822361961. music


al-Nuwayri, Shihab al-Din. The Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition: A Compendium of Knowledge from the Classical Islamic World. Penguin Classics. Aug. 2016. 352p. ed. by Elias Muhanna. tr. from Arabic by Elias Muhanna. notes. index. ISBN 9780143107484. pap. $18; ebk. ISBN 9780698166769. PHIL

Irigaray, Luce & Michael Marder. Through Vegetal Being: Two Philosophical Perspectives. Columbia Univ. (Critical Life Studies). Jul. 2016. 208p. notes. index. ISBN 9780231173865. $85; pap. ISBN 9780231173872. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780231541510. PHIL


Gaydos, Rebecca. Güera. Omnidawn. Oct. 2016. 72p. ISBN 9781632430243. pap. $17.95.  poetry

houseoflords.jpg62816**Hutchinson, Ishion. House of Lords and Commons. St. Martin’s. Sept. 2016. 256p. ISBN 9780374173029. $23; ebk. ISBN 9781250096944. poetry

Levin, Dana. Banana Palace. Copper Canyon. Oct. 2016. 78p. ISBN 9781556595059. pap. $17. poetry


Miscavige, Ron & Dan Koon. Ruthless: Scientology, My Son David Miscavige, and Me. St. Martin’s. May 2016. 256p. photos. ISBN 9781250096937. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250096944. MEMOIR


Ackerman, Dan. The Tetris Effect: The Game That Hypnotized the World. PublicAffairs. Sept. 2016. 272p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781610396110. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9781610396127. GAMES

Assael, Shaun. The Murder of Sonny Liston: Las Vegas, Heroin, and Heavyweights. Blue Rider. Oct. 2016. 320p. illus. index. ISBN 9780399169755. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780698156661. BIOG

**Goldblatt, David. The Games: A Global History of the Olympics. Norton. Jul. 2016. 528p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780393292770. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393254112. SPORTS

Meyers, Dvora. The End of the Perfect 10: The Making and Breaking of Gymnastics’ Top Score from Nadia to Now. Touchstone. Jul. 2016. 336p. notes. index. ISBN 9781501101366. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501101403. SPORTS

Patterson, Pat & Bertrand Hébert. Accepted: How the First Gay Superstar Changed WWE. ECW. Aug. 2016. 320p. photos. ISBN 9781770412934. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9781770908642. SPORTS



**Bennett, Jackie. The Writer’s Garden: How Gardens Inspired Our Best-Loved Authors. Frances Lincoln. Jul. 2016. 176p. photos by Richard Hanson. index. ISBN 9780711238404. pap. $25.99. GARDENING


Brulé, Jennifer. Learn To Cook 25 Southern Classics 3 Ways: Traditional, Contemporary, International. Univ. of North Carolina. Sept. 2016. 248p. photos. index. ISBN 9781469629124. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781469629131. COOKING

londoncookbook.jpg62816**Crapanzano, Aleksandra. The London Cookbook: Recipes from the Restaurants, Cafes, and Hole-In-The-Wall Gems of a Modern City. Ten Speed: Crown. Oct. 2016. 320p. photos. index. ISBN 9781607748137. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781607748144. COOKING

Falk, Daina. The Hungry Fan’s Game Day Cookbook: 165 Recipes for Eating, Drinking & Watching Sports. Oxmoor. Aug. 2016. 256p. photos. index. ISBN 9780848745837. pap. $22.95; ebk. ISBN 9780848747695. COOKING

Flores, Eva Kosmas. Adventures in Chicken: 150 Amazing Recipes from the Creator of Adventuresincooking.com. Houghton Harcourt. Oct. 2016. 288p. photos. index. ISBN 9780544558205. $30. COOKING

Foung, Jessica Goldman. Low-So Good: A Guide to Real Food, Big Flavor, and Less Sodium with 70 Amazing Recipes. Chronicle. Jun. 2016. 272p. photos. index. ISBN 9781452135083. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781452143477. COOKING

McKenzie, Michelle. Dandelion and Quince: Exploring the Wide World of Unusual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs. Roost. Aug. 2016. 336p. photos. index. ISBN 9781611802870. $35. COOKING

Maffei, Yvonne. My Halal Kitchen: Global Recipes, Cooking Tips, and Lifestyle Inspiration. Agate. Jul. 2016. 224p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781572841741. $29.95. COOKING

Pomeroy, Naomi. Taste & Technique: Recipes To Elevate Your Home Cooking. Ten Speed: Crown. Sept. 2016. 400p. photos. index. ISBN 9781607748991. $40; ebk. ISBN 9781607749004. COOKING

**Silverton, Nancy & Carolynn Carreño. Mozza at Home: More Than 150 Crowd-Pleasing Recipes for Relaxed, Family-Style Entertaining. Knopf. Oct. 2016. 432p. photos. index. ISBN 9780385354325. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780385354332. COOKING


Domar, Alice D. with Sheila Curry Oakes. Finding Calm for the Expectant Mom: Tools for Reducing Stress, Anxiety, and Mood Swings During Your Pregnancy. TarcherPerigee. Sept. 2016. 288p. notes. index. ISBN 9780399173134. pap. $17; ebk. ISBN 9780698184442. HEALTH

Nagel, David. Needless Suffering: How Society Fails Those with Chronic Pain. ForeEdge. Jul. 2016. 320p. notes. index. ISBN 9781611688894. pap. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781611689631. MED


**Billis, Stacie. Make It Easy: 120 Mix-and-Match Recipes To Cook from Scratch with Smart Store-Bought Shortcuts When You Need Them. Da Capo. May 2016. 288p. photos. index. ISBN 9780738218861. pap. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9780738218878. COOKING

curatedcloset.jpg62816Olmsted, Larry. Real Food/Fake Food: Why You Don’t Know What You’re Eating and What You Can Do About It. Algonquin. Jul. 2016. 336p. notes. index. ISBN 9781616204211. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9781616206529. COOKING

**Rees, Anuschka. The Curated Closet: A Simple System for Discovering Your Personal Style and Building Your Dream Wardrobe. Ten Speed: Crown. Sept. 2016. 272p. photos. index. ISBN 9781607749486. pap. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781607749493. PERSONAL GROOMING

Rosenstrach, Jenny. How To Celebrate Everything: Recipes and Rituals for Birthdays, Holidays, Family Dinners, and Every Day in Between. Ballantine. Sept. 2016. 336p. photos. index. ISBN 9780804176309. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780804176316. COOKING


Dittrich, Luke. Patient H.M.: A Story of Memory, Madness, and Family Secrets. Random. Aug. 2016. 464p. illus. ISBN 9780812992731. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780679643807. SCI

McIlrath, Grant M. Meerkats. New Holland. Jul. 2016. 240p. photos. index. ISBN 9781921517655. $29.99. NAT HIST

Muir-Wood, Robert. The Cure for Catastrophe: How We Can Stop Manufacturing Natural Disasters. Basic. Sept. 2016. 368p. notes. index. ISBN 9780465060948. $28.99; ebk. ISBN 9780465096473. SCI

Nordgren, Tyler. Sun Moon Earth: The History of Solar Eclipses from Omens of Doom to Einstein and Exoplanets. Basic. Sept. 2016. 256p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780465060924. $26.99. SCI

Wilcox, Christie. Venomous: How Earth’s Deadliest Creatures Mastered Biochemistry. Farrar. Aug. 2016. 256p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780374283377. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780374712211. NAT HIST

Wohlleben, Peter. The Hidden Life of Trees. Greystone. Sept. 2016. 288p. illus. notes. ISBN 9781771642484. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781771642491. SCI


Herold, Eve. Beyond Human: How Cutting-Edge Science Is Extending Our Lives. Thomas Dunne: St. Martin’s. Aug. 2016. 304p. notes. ISBN 9780312375218. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466842946. TECH

Winkless, Laurie. Science and the City: The Mechanics Behind the Metropolis. Bloomsbury USA. Oct. 2016. 288p. index. ISBN 9781472913210. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781472913227. TECH


Bechtle, Mike. I Wish He Had Come with Instructions: The Woman’s Guide to a Man’s Brain. Revell. Aug. 2016. 224p. ISBN 9780800723835. pap. $13.99; ebk. ISBN 9781441220677. RELATIONSHIPS

designingyourlife.jpg62816**Burnett, Bill & Dave Evans. Designing Your Life: How To Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life. Knopf. Sept. 2016. 272p. bibliog. ISBN 9781101875322. $25; ebk. ISBN 9781101875339. SELF-HELP

Chung, Michaela. The Irresistible Introvert: Harness the Power of Quiet Charisma in a Loud World. Skyhorse. Jul. 2016. 208p. ISBN 9781510704787. pap. $14.99. SELF-HELP

**Holiday, Ryan. Ego Is the Enemy. Portfolio. Jun. 2016. 256p. ISBN 9781591847816. $25; ebk. ISBN 9780698192157. SELF-HELP

Levin, Kendra. The Hero Is You: Sharpen Your Focus, Conquer Your Demons, and Become the Writer You Were Born To Be. Conari. Nov. 2016. 256p. bibliog. ISBN 9781573246880. pap. $18.95. SELF-HELP

Ley, Emily. Grace Not Perfection: Embracing Simplicity, Celebrating Joy. Thomas Nelson. Oct. 2016. 224p. ISBN 9780718085223. $16.99; ebk. ISBN 9780718085254. MOTIVATIONal & Inspirational

Love, Candace V. No More Narcissists! How To Stop Choosing Self-Absorbed Men and Find the Love You Deserve. New Harbinger. Jun. 2016. 224p. ISBN 9781626253674. pap. $16.95; ebk. ISBN 9781626253698. relationships

Nelson, Heather Davis. Unashamed: Healing Our Brokenness and Finding Freedom from Shame. Crossway. Jun. 2016. 208p. bibliog. ISBN 9781433550706. pap. $12.99. Psych/Mental Health

Sand, Ilse. Highly Sensitive People in an Insensitive World: How To Create a Happy Life. Jessica Kingsley. Jun. 2016. 160p. tr. from Danish by Elisabeth Svanholmer. ISBN 9781785920660. pap. $15.95; ebk. ISBN 9781784503246. PSYCH/MENTAL HEALTH

Schab, Lisa M. Self-Esteem for Teens: Six Principles for Creating the Life You Want. New Harbinger. (Instant Help Solutions). Jul. 2016. 176p. ISBN 9781626254190. pap. $16.95. SELF-HELP

**Steinberg, Neil & Sara Bader. Out of the Wreck I Rise: A Literary Companion to Recovery. Univ. of Chicago. Sept. 2016. 256p. index. ISBN 9780226140131. $22.50. SELF-HELP

**Walts, Charles & Tommye White. Rest in Peace: A Planning Guide for the Inevitable. Midpoint. Sept. 2016. 156p. ISBN 9781681021492. pap. $17.95. SELF-HELP, DEATH

Williamson, Marianne. Tears to Triumph: The Spiritual Journey from Suffering to Enlightenment. HarperOne. Jun. 2016. 240p. ISBN 9780062205445. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062205469. SELF-HELP



**Coram, Robert. Double Ace: The Life of Robert Lee Scott Jr., Pilot, Hero, and Teller of Tall Tales. Thomas Dunne: St. Martin’s. Aug. 2016. 336p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781250040183. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466835429. BIOG

**Cox, Lynne. Swimming in the Sink: An Episode of the Heart. Knopf. Sept. 2016. 240p. ISBN 9781101947623. $25; ebk. ISBN 9781101947630. MEMOIR

Gavron, Jeremy. A Woman on the Edge of Time: A Son Investigates His Trailblazing Mother’s Young Suicide. Experiment. Sept. 2016. 272p. photos. ISBN 9781615193387. $24.95. MEMOIR

Golembesky, Michael. Dagger 22: U.S. Marine Corps Special Operations in Bala Murghab, Afghanistan. St. Martin’s. Sept. 2016. 336p. photos. maps. ISBN 9781250082961. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250082978. BIOG

Hess, Earl J. Braxton Bragg: The Most Hated Man of the Confederacy. Univ. of North Carolina. Sept. 2016. 368p. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781469628752. $35. BIOG

Smith, Kathryn. The Gatekeeper: Missy LeHand, FDR, and the Untold Story of the Partnership That Defined a Presidency. Touchstone. Sept. 2016. 336p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781501114960. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781501114984. BIOG


Arlen, Alice & Michael J. Arlen. The Huntress: The Adventures, Escapades, and Triumphs of Alicia Patterson; Aviatrix, Sportswoman, Journalist, Publisher. Pantheon. Aug. 2016. 368p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781101871133. $28.95; ebk. ISBN 9781101871140. BIOG

**Baird, Julia. Victoria: The Queen; An Intimate Biography of the Woman Who Ruled an Empire. Random. Nov. 2016. 720p. illus. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781400069880. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780679605058. BIOG

firstwomen.jpg62816**Brower, Kate Andersen. First Women: The Grace and Power of America’s Modern First Ladies. Harper. Apr. 2016. 400p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780062439659. $28.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062439673. BIOG

Kanigel, Robert. Eyes on the Street: The Life of Jane Jacobs. Knopf. Sept. 2016. 512p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780307961907. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780307961914. BIOG

Maggs, Sam. Wonder Women: 25 Innovators, Inventors, and Trailblazers Who Changed History. Quirk. Oct. 2016. 240p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781594749254. $16.99; ebk. ISBN 9781594749261. BIOG

Sebba, Anne. Les Parisiennes: How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved, and Died Under Nazi Occupation. St. Martin’s. Oct. 2016. 480p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781250048592. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466849563. HIST


Sjodin, Terri L. Scrappy: A Little Book About Choosing To Play Big. Portfolio. Aug. 2016. 256p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781591848356. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780698411821. BUS


Blake, Jenny. Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One. Portfolio. Sept. 2016. 272p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781591848202. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780698406704. CAREERS

Poswolsky, Adam Smiley. The Quarter-Life Breakthrough: Invent Your Own Path, Find Meaningful Work, and Build a Life That Matters. TarcherPerigee. Oct. 2016. 224p. illus. ISBN 9780143109525. pap. $15; ebk. ISBN 9781101992296. CAREERS

**Schwartz, Kyle. I Wish My Teacher Knew: How One Question Can Change Everything for Our Kids. Da Capo. Jul. 2016. 256p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780738219141. $19.99; ebk. ISBN 9780738219158. ED


The Black Panthers: Portraits from an Unfinished Revolution. Nation. Sept. 2016. 288p. ed. by Bryan Shih & Yohuru Williams. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9781568585550. $24.99. HIST

Hall, Simon. 1956: The World in Revolt. Pegasus. Sept. 2016. 528p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781681772059. $29.95. HIST

Judah, Tim. In Wartime: Stories from Ukraine. Tim Duggan: Crown. Oct. 2016. 240p. illus. maps. bibliog. ISBN 9780451495471. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780451495495. HIST

Khilnani, Sunil. Incarnations: A History of India in Fifty Lives. Farrar. Sept. 2016. 464p. maps. notes. index. ISBN 9780374175498. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780374715427. HIST

Macy, Beth. Truevine: Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother’s Quest; A True Story of the Jim Crow South. Little, Brown. Oct. 2016. 432p. ISBN 9780316337540. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780316337564. HIST

Phillips, Patrick. Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America. Norton. Sept. 2016. 304p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780393293012. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393293029. HIST

Reece, Erik. Utopia Drive: A Road Trip Through America’s Most Radical Idea. Farrar. Aug. 2016. 368p. notes. ISBN 9780374106577. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780374710750. HIST


Chasin, Alexandra. Assassin of Youth: A Kaleidoscopic History of Harry J. Anslinger’s War on Drugs. Univ. of Chicago. Oct. 2016. 352p. photos. notes. ISBN 9780226276977. $35. CRIME

tongwards.jpg62816**Seligman, Scott D. Tong Wars: The Untold Story of Vice, Money, and Murder in New York’s Chinatown. Viking. Jul. 2016. 368p. photos. maps. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780399562273. $29; ebk. ISBN 9780399562297. CRIME

**Slater, Dan. Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico’s Most Dangerous Drug Cartel. S. & S. Sept. 2016. 352p. ISBN 9781501126543. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781501126628. CRIME


Danner, Mark. Spiral: Trapped in the Forever War. S. & S. Jun. 2016. 288p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781476747767. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781476747781. POL SCI

Wright, Lawrence. The Terror Years: From al-Qaeda to the Islamic State. Knopf. Aug. 2016. 384p. index. ISBN 9780385352055. $28.95; ebk. ISBN 9780385352079. POL SCI


**Brown, Nicole E. & others. Visual Literacy for Libraries: A Practical, Standards-Based Guide. ALA. Mar. 2016. 208p. index. ISBN 9780838913819. $70. PRO MEDIA

Burke, John J. Neal-Schuman Library Technology Companion: A Basic Guide for Library Staff. ALA Neal-Schuman. Feb. 2016. 234p. illus. index. ISBN 9780838913826. pap. $80. PRO MEDIA

**Ross, Sheri V.T. & Sarah W. Sutton. Guide to Electronic Resource Management. Libraries Unlimited: Teacher Ideas. Feb. 2016. 159p. illus. index. ISBN 9781440839580. pap. $55; ebk. ISBN 9781440839597. PRO MEDIA


Ibrahim, Issa. The Hospital Always Wins: A Memoir. Chicago Review. Jun. 2016. 288p. ISBN 9781613735121. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781613735152. PSYCH

Schaffner, Anna Katharina. Exhaustion: A History. Columbia Univ. Jun. 2016. 288p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780231172301. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780231538855. PSYCH

Tracy, Jessica. Take Pride: Why the Deadliest Sin Holds the Secret to Human Success. Houghton Harcourt. Sept. 2016. 272p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780544273177. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780544273085. PSYCH

Whippman, Ruth. America the Anxious: How Our Pursuit of Happiness Is Creating a Nation of Nervous Wrecks. St. Martin’s. Oct. 2016. 272p. notes. index. ISBN 9781250071521. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466882669. PSYCH


Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem. Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White. Time. Aug. 2016. 240p. index. ISBN 9781618931719. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9781618935434. SOC SCI

**Duneier, Mitchell. Ghetto: The Invention of a Place, the History of an Idea. Farrar. Apr. 2016. 304p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780374161804. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781429942751. SOC SCI

Goldsmith, Kenneth. Wasting Time on the Internet. Harper Perennial. Aug. 2016. 256p. notes. ISBN 9780062416476. pap. $14.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062416483. SOC SCI

Hill, Marc Lamont. Nobody: Casualties of America’s War on the Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond. Atria. Aug. 2016. 272p. notes. index. ISBN 9781501124945. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501124976. SOC SCI

McSpadden, Lezley & Lyah Beth Leflore. Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil: The Life, Legacy, and Love of My Son Michael Brown. Regan Arts. May 2016. 272p. ISBN 9781942872528. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781942872931. MEMOIR


Booth, Michael. Super Sushi Ramen Express: One Family’s Journey Through the Belly of Japan. Picador. Sept. 2016. 336p. index. ISBN 9781250099808. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781250099792. TRAV

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