LJ Nonfiction Reviews: June 15, 2017

Below is a list of Nonfiction titles to be reviewed in the June 15, 2017, issue of Library Journal. These lists include pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience. Also included are titles recently reviewed as online-only Xpress Reviews.

Starred reviews are indicated with **.

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Arts & Humanities


Art Instruction

Chelsea, David. Perspective in Action: Creative Exercises for Depicting Spatial Representation from the Renaissance to the Digital Age. Watson-Guptill. Jun. 2017. 176p. illus. index. ISBN 9781607749462. pap. $22.99; ebk. ISBN 9781607749479. ART INSTRUCTION

**Owen, Imogen. Modern Calligraphy Workshop: The Creative Art of Pen, Brush and Chalk Lettering. Quadrille. Apr. 2017. 144p. illus. index. ISBN 9781849499071. pap. $19.99. ART INSTRUCTION


Fabricius, Karen-Marie. Paper Stars: 25 Festive Decorations for Every Occasion. Guild of Master Craftsman. Apr. 2017. 144p. illus. index. ISBN 9781784943370. pap. $19.95. CRAFTS

Legenhausen, Courtney. Fashion Jewelry: A Beginner’s Guide to Jewelry Making. Lark Crafts: Sterling. Jun. 2017. 176p. illus. index. ISBN 9781454710325. pap. $21.95. CRAFTS


**Calvo, Janit. The Gardening in Miniature Prop Shop: Handmade Accessories for Your Tiny Living World. Timber. May 2017. 248p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781604697018. pap. $19.95; ebk. ISBN 9781604698091. DIY

Purdy, Strother. Doormaking: Materials, Techniques, and Projects for Building Your First Door. Linden. Jun. 2017. 144p. illus. index. ISBN 9781610352918. pap. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781610353106. DIY

Fiber Crafts

Barnden, Betty. 350+ Knitting Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets: How To Be Better at What You Do. rev. ed. Griffin: St. Martin’s. Jul. 2017. 160p. illus. index. ISBN 9781250125125. pap. $22.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250125132. FIBER CRAFTS

**Conahan, Gillian. The Hero’s Closet: Sewing for Cosplay and Costuming. Abrams. Apr. 2017. 208p. illus. photos by Karen Pearson. index. ISBN 9781419723964. pap. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781683350095. FIBER CRAFTS

Conner, Lindsay & Carla Hegeman Crim. The T-Shirt Quilt Book: Create One-of-a-Kind Keepsakes; Make 8 Projects or Design Your Own. C&T. Jun. 2017. 80p. illus. ISBN 9781617455308. pap. $24.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Hoey, Aneela. Stitched Sewing Organizers: Pretty Cases, Boxes, Pouches, Pincushions & More. Stash: C&T. Jun. 2017. 112p. illus. ISBN 9781617455100. pap. $26.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Jensen, Lynette. Thimbleberries Quilts with a New Attitude: 23 Tried and True Quilt Designs Made in Both Traditional and Modern Fabrics. Landauer. Mar. 2017. 144p. illus. ISBN 9781935726920. pap. $24.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Mooncie, Vanessa. The Gentleman’s Wardrobe: Vintage-Style Projects for the Modern Man. Guild of Master Craftsman. Apr. 2017. 176p. illus. index. ISBN 9781861087478. pap. $24.95. FIBER CRAFTS

Interior Design

Gold, Jamie. Taunton’s New Bathroom Idea Book. Taunton. May 2017. 224p. photos. ISBN 9781631864056. pap. $21.95. INTERIOR DESIGN

Fine Arts

Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect. Yale Univ. Jun. 2017. 240p. ed. by Patricia Junker & Audrey Lewis. illus. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9780300223958. $55. FINE ARTS

Begley, Adam. The Great Nadar: The Man Behind the Camera. Tim Duggan: Crown. Jul. 2017. 256p. illus. index. ISBN 9781101902608. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781101902615. PHOTOG

Hopps, Walter with others. The Dream Colony: A Life in Art. Bloomsbury Pr. Jun. 2017. 336p. illus. index. ISBN 9781632865298. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781632865311. FINE ARTS

Moore, Katheryn Blair. The Architecture of the Christian Holy Land: Reception from Late Antiquity Through the Renaissance. Cambridge Univ. Feb. 2017. 437p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781107139084. $120; ebk. ISBN 9781316942178. ARCH

Otto Dix: The Evil Eye. Prestel. Apr. 2017. 240p. ed. by Susanne Meyer-Buser. illus. notes. ISBN 9783791356303. $60. FINE ARTS

Stanislaus, Grace C. Instill and Inspire: The John and Vivian Hewitt Collection of African-American Art. Univ. of Pittsburgh. Apr. 2017. 240p. illus. ISBN 9780822945048. $49.95. FINE ARTS


Byrne, Paula. The Genius of Jane Austen: Her Love of Theatre and Why She Works in Hollywood. Harper Perennial. Jun. 2017. 352p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780062674494. pap. $16.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062674500. LIT

Dearborn, Mary V. Ernest Hemingway: A Biography. Knopf. May 2017. 752p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780307594679. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781101947982. LIT
Everett, Daniel L. How Language Began: The Story of Humanity’s Greatest Invention. Liveright: Norton. Aug. 2017. 384p. illus. maps. notes. ISBN 9780871407955. $28.95; ebk. ISBN 9780871404770. LANG

Freed, Lynn. The Romance of Elsewhere. Counterpoint. Oct. 2017. 224p. ISBN 9781619029279. $25; ebk. ISBN 9781619029828. LIT

Goldstein, Bill. The World Broke in Two: Virginia Woolf, T.S. Eliot, D.H. Lawrence, E.M. Forster, and the Year That Changed Literature. Holt. Aug. 2017. 368p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780805094022. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781627795296. LIT

**Handy, Bruce. Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children’s Literature as an Adult. S. & S. Aug. 2017. 336p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781451609950. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501150425. LIT

Helgason, Jón Karl. Echoes of Valhalla: The Afterlife of the Eddas and Sagas. Reaktion. Jun. 2017. 256p. tr. from Icelandic by Jane Appleton. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781780237152. $24.95. LIT

Hood, Ann. Morningstar: Growing Up with Books. Norton. Aug. 2017. 192p. ISBN 9780393254815. $22.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393254822. LIT

Performing Arts

Carlson, Erin. I’ll Have What She’s Having: How Nora Ephron’s Three Iconic Films Saved the Romantic Comedy. Hachette. Aug. 2017. 304p. notes. index. ISBN 9780316353885. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780316353908. FILM

Daniel, Douglass K. Anne Bancroft. Univ. Pr. of Kentucky. Sept. 2017. 396p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780813169682. $34.95; ebk. ISBN 9780813169705. BIOG

**Friedwald, Will. The Great Jazz and Pop Vocal Albums. Pantheon. Oct. 2017. 432p. photos. discog. ISBN 9780307379078. $40; ebk. ISBN 9781101871751. MUSIC

Joni: The Anthology. Picador. Oct. 2017. 320p. ed. by Barney Hoskyns. index. ISBN 9781250148629. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781250148643. MUSIC

**Powers, Ann. Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music. Dey St: HarperCollins. Aug. 2017. 416p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780062463692. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062463715. MUSIC

Womack, Kennith. Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin, The Early Years, 1926–1966. Chicago Review. Sept. 2017. 368p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781613731895. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781613731925. MUSIC


Papineau, David. Knowing the Score: What Sports Can Teach Us About Philosophy (And What Philosophy Can Teach Us About Sports). Basic. May 2017. 304p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780465049684. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780465094943. PHIL


Greger, Debora. In Darwin’s Room. Penguin Pr. Jun. 2017. 128p. ISBN 9780143131311. pap. $18; ebk. ISBN 9781524705053. POETRY

**Joseph, Lawrence. So Where Are We? Farrar. Aug. 2017. 80p. ISBN 9780374266677. $23; ebk. ISBN 9780374717186. POETRY

Mlinko, Ange. Distant Mandate. Farrar. Jul. 2017. 112p. ISBN 9780374248215. $24; ebk. ISBN 9780374716141. POETRY

**Rogers, Pattiann. Quickening Fields. Penguin Pr. Jun. 2017. 128p. ISBN 9780143131328. pap. $20; ebk. ISBN 9781524705060. POETRY

**Salter, Mary Jo. The Surveyors. Knopf. Aug. 2017. 112p. ISBN 9781524732660. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781524732677. POETRY

Spirituality & Religion

Augustine. Confessions. Modern Library. Jun. 2017. 528p. tr. from Latin by Sarah Ruden. ISBN 9780812996562. $28; pap. ISBN 9781593082598. REL

Iliffe, Rob. Priest of Nature: The Religious Worlds of Isaac Newton. Oxford Univ. Jul. 2017. 536p. notes. index. ISBN 9780199995356. $34.95. REL

Moghul, Haroon. How To Be a Muslim: An American Story. Beacon. Jun. 2017. 256p. ISBN 9780807020746. $17; ebk. ISBN 9780807020753. REL

Wright, Robert. Why Buddhism Is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment. S. & S. Aug. 2017. 304p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781439195451. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781439195475. REL

Sports & Recreation

Conn, David. The Fall of the House of FIFA: The Multimillion-Dollar Corruption at the Heart of Global Soccer. Nation. Jun. 2017. 336p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781568585963. pap. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781568585970. SPORTS

Kimberley, Hannah. A Woman’s Place Is at the Top: A Biography of Annie Smith Peck, Queen of the Climbers. St. Martin’s. Aug. 2017. 368p. notes. index. ISBN 9781250084002. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250105813. SPORTS

Kohan, Rafi. The Arena: Inside the Tailgating, Ticket-Scalping, Mascot-Racing, Dubiously Funded, and Possibly Haunted Monuments of American Sport. Liveright: Norton. Aug. 2017. 416p. index. ISBN 9781631491276. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9781631491283. SPORTS


Baker, James A. (Jim). Positive Parenting 101: A Handbook for Parents Undergoing Divorce. Bayou. Aug. 2017. 102p. index. ISBN 9781886298354. pap. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781886298675. CHILD REARING

Bradley, Michael J. Crazy-Stressed: Saving Today’s Overwhelmed Teens with Love, Laughter, and the Science of Resilience. AMACOM. Apr. 2017. 288p. notes. index. ISBN 9780814438046. $17.95; ebk. ISBN 9780814438053. CHILD REARING

Ellis, Biz & Theresa Thorn. You’re Doing a Great Job: 100 Ways You’re Winning at Parenting. Countryman Pr. Apr. 2017. 160p. ISBN 9781682680056. $17.95; ebk. ISBN 9781682680063. CHILD REARING

Hicks, Randall. Parenting: 50 One-Minute DOs & DON’Ts for Moms and Dads. Wordslinger. Jun. 2017. 97p. ISBN 9780979443053. pap. $9.95; ebk. ISBN 9780979443060. CHILD REARING

Morin, Amy. 13 Things Mentally Strong Parents Don’t Do: Raising Self-Assured Children and Training Their Brains for a Life of Happiness, Meaning, and Success. Morrow. Sept. 2017. 352p. ISBN 9780062358295. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062565747. CHILD REARING

Pearlman, Catherine. Ignore It! How Selectively Looking the Other Way Can Decrease Behavioral Problems and Increase Parenting Satisfaction. TarcherPerigee. Aug. 2017. 272p. notes. ISBN 9780143130338. pap. $18; ebk. ISBN 9781524704001. CHILD REARING

**Price, Adam. He’s Not Lazy: Empowering Your Son To Believe in Himself. Sterling. Aug. 2017. 288p. notes. ISBN 9781454916871. $19.95. CHILD REARING

Roginski, Dawn R. The Littlest Learners: Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten. Rowman & Littlefield. Aug. 2017. 160p. ISBN 9781475832761. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781475832785. CHILD REARING

Seldin, Tim. How To Raise an Amazing Child the Montessori Way: A Parent’s Guide to Building Creativity, Confidence, and Independence. DK. 2d. ed. Jun. 2017. 208p. index. ISBN 9781465462305. pap. $19.95. CHILD REARING

Shatkin, Jess P. Born To Be Wild: Why Teens Take Risks, and How We Can Help Keep Them Safe. TarcherPerigee. Oct. 2017. 304p. bibliog. ISBN 9780143129790. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781101993422. CHILD REARING

Additional Parenting

Wagner-Peck, Kari. Not Always Happy: An Unusual Parenting Journey. Central Recovery. May 2017. 288p. ISBN 9781942094371. pap. $16.95. CHILD REARING



Schenone, Laura. The Dogs of Avalon: The Race To Save Animals in Peril. Norton. Aug. 2017. 320p. photos. bibliog. ISBN 9780393073584. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393248784. PETS

Health & Medicine

Fitzharris, Lindsey. The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister’s Quest To Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine. Farrar. Oct. 2017. 304p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780374117290. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780374715489. MED

Home Economics

Patterson, Daniel & Mandy Aftel. The Art of Flavor: Practices and Principles for Creating Delicious Food. Riverhead. Aug. 2017. 288p. illus. bibliog. ISBN 9781594634307. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780698197169. COOKING

Ross, Marissa A. Wine. All The Time: The Casual Guide to Confident Drinking. Plume. Jun. 2017. 304p. illus. index. ISBN 9780399574160. pap. $20; ebk. ISBN 9780399574177. COOKING


Costa, James T. Darwin’s Backyard: How Small Experiments Led to a Big Theory. Norton. Sept. 2017. 496p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780393239898. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393249156. SCI

Dawkins, Richard. Science in the Soul: Selected Writings of a Passionate Rationalist. Random. Aug. 2017. 320p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780399592249. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780399592256. SCI

Fountain, Henry. The Great Quake: How the Biggest Earthquake in North America Changed Our Understanding of the Planet. Crown. Aug. 2017. 304p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781101904060. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781101904077. SCI

Goodell, Jeff. The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World. Little, Brown. Nov. 2017. 336p. notes. index. ISBN 9780316260244. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780316260237. SCI

Hanes, Stephanie. White Man’s Game: Saving Animals, Rebuilding Eden, and Other Myths of Conservation in Africa. Metropolitan: Holt. Jul. 2017. 304p. maps. index. ISBN 9780805097160. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780805097177. SCI

Maddox, Brenda. Reading the Rocks: How Victorian Geologists Discovered the Secret of Life. Bloomsbury. Nov. 2017. 272p. ISBN 9781632869128. $28. SCI


English, Ashley. A Year of Picnics: Recipes for Dining Well in the Great Outdoors. Roost. Apr. 2017. 240p. photos. index. ISBN 9781611802153. $24.95. COOKING

**Frazier, Matt & Stepfanie Romine. The No Meat Athlete Cookbook: Whole Food, Plant-Based Recipes To Fuel Your Workouts—And the Rest of Your Life. Experiment. May 2017. 288p. photos. index. ISBN 9781615192663. pap. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781615192670. COOKING

McNamara, Eddie. Toss Your Own Salad: The Meatless Cookbook with Burgers, Bolognese, and Balls. St. Martin’s. Jun. 2017. 256p. photos. index. ISBN 9781250099204. pap. $19.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250099211. COOKING

Middleton, Susie. Simple Green Suppers: A Fresh Strategy for One-Dish Vegetarian Meals. Roost. Apr. 2017. 272p. photos. index. ISBN 9781611803365. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9780834840768. COOKING

Parker, Hayley. Two in One Desserts: Cookie Pies, Cupcake Shakes, and More Clever Concoctions. Countryman. Jun. 2017. 240p. photos. index. ISBN 9781682680520. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781682680537. COOKING

Purchese, Darren. Lamingtons & Lemon Tart: Best-Ever Cakes, Desserts and Treats from a Modern Sweets Maestro. Hardie Grant. May 2017. 264p. photos. index. ISBN 9781743791868. $40. COOKING

**Taylor, Kathryne. Love Real Food: More Than 100 Feel-Good Vegetarian Favorites To Delight the Senses and Nourish the Body. Rodale. May 2017. 272p. photos. index. ISBN 9781623367411. $27.50; ebk. ISBN 9781623367428. COOKING

Whaite, John. Perfect Plates in 5 Ingredients. Kyle. Apr. 2017. 208p. photos. index. ISBN 9781909487598. $29.95. COOKING

Wiedemann, Elettra & Claudia Ficca. Impatient Foodie: 100 Delicious Recipes for a Hectic, Time-Starved World. Scribner. Jun. 2017. 256p. photos. index. ISBN 9781501128912. $29.99; ebk. ISBN 9781501128936. COOKING

Winslow, Kate & Guy Ambrosino. Onions Etcetera: The Essential Allium Cookbook. Burgess Lea. Feb. 2017. 336p. photos. index. ISBN 9780997211313. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780760357712. COOKING




**Brennan, Thomas J. & Finbarr O’Reilly. Shooting Ghosts: A U.S. Marine, a Combat Photographer, and Their Journey Back from War. Viking. Aug. 2017. 352p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780399562549. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780399562563. BIOG

Hansen, Suzy. Notes on a Foreign Country: An American Abroad in a Post-American World. Farrar. Aug. 2017. 288p. notes. index. ISBN 9780374280048. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780374712440. BIOG

Luthman, Johanna. Love, Madness, and Scandal: The Life of Frances Coke Villiers, Viscountess Purbeck. Oxford Univ. Aug. 2017. 224p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780198754657. $27.95. HIST

Markel, Howard. The Kelloggs: The Battling Brothers of Battle Creek. Pantheon. Aug. 2017. 528p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780307907271. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780307907288. BIOG

**Sancton, Tom. The Bettencourt Affair: The World’s Richest Woman and the Scandal That Rocked Paris. Dutton. Aug. 2017. 416p. maps. notes. ISBN 9781101984475. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781101984482. BIOG

**Taubman, William. Gorbachev: His Life and Times. Norton. Sept. 2017. 928p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780393647013. $39.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393245684. BIOG


McPhee, John. Draft No. 4: On the Writing Process. Farrar. Sept. 2017. 208p. ISBN 9780374142742. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780374712396. COMM

Schuster, Lynda. Dirty Wars and Polished Silver: The Life and Times of a War Correspondent Turned Ambassatrix. Melville House. Jul. 2017. 352p. illus. notes. ISBN 9781612196343. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781612196350. BIOG


Bramen, Carrie Tirado. American Niceness: A Cultural History. Harvard Univ. Aug. 2017. 384p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780674976498. $45. HIST

Chistyakov, Ivan. The Day Will Pass Away: The Diary of a Gulag Prison Guard: 1935–1936. Pegasus. Aug. 2017. 288p. tr. from Russian by Arch Tait. illus. ISBN 9781681774602. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9781681774978. HIST

Hillsbery, Kief. Empire Made: My Search for an Outlaw Uncle Who Vanished in British India. Houghton Harcourt. Jul. 2017. 288p. maps. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9780547443317. $25; ebk. ISBN 9780544416895. HIST

Korda, Michael. Alone: Britain, Churchill, and Dunkirk: Defeat Into Victory. Liveright: Norton. Sept. 2017. 564p. illus. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781631491320. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781631491337. HIST

Lee, Jeffrey. God’s Wolf: The Life of the Most Notorious of all Crusaders, Scourge of Saladin. Norton. Aug. 2017. 320p. illus. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9780393609691. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393609707. HIST

Spinney, Laura. Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How It Changed the World. PublicAffairs. Sept. 2017. 352p. illus. maps. notes. index. ISBN 9781610397674. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781610397681. HIST

Sutton, Robert K. Stark Mad Abolitionists: Lawrence, Kansas, and the Battle over Slavery in the Civil War Era. Skyhorse. Aug. 2017. 288p. illus. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9781510716490. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781510716513. HIST

**Westad, Odd Arne. The Cold War: A World History. Basic. Sept. 2017. 720p. notes. index. ISBN 9780465054930. $35; ebk. ISBN 9780465093137. HIST

**White, Richard. The Republic for Which It Stands: The United States During Reconstruction and the Gilded Age, 1865–1896. Oxford Univ. (History of the United States). Sept. 2017. 968p. illus. maps. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780199735815. $35. HIST

Law & Crime

Caribe, Roman with Robert Cea. Confidential Source Ninety-Six: The Making of America’s Preeminent Confidential Informant. Hachette. Aug. 2017. 304p. ISBN 9780316315371. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780316315388. CRIME

**Elva, Thordis & Tom Stranger. South of Forgiveness: A True Story of Rape and Responsibility. Skyhorse. May 2017. 320p. ISBN 9781510730014. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781510730021. CRIME

Friedman, Ralph with Patrick Picciarelli. Street Warrior: The True Story of the NYPD’s Most Decorated Detective and the Era That Created Him. St. Martin’s. Jul. 2017. 272p. ISBN 9781250106902. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250106919. CRIME

Political Science

Jeffreys-Jones, Rhodri. We Know All About You: The Story of Surveillance in Britain and America. Oxford Univ. Jun. 2017. 304p. photos. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780198749660. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9780191066559. POL SCI

Marshall, Tim. A Flag Worth Dying For: The Power and Politics of National Symbols. Scribner. Jul. 2017. 304p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781501168338. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501168352. POL SCI

Olsen, Henry. The Working Class Republican: Ronald Reagan and the Return of Blue-Collar Conservatism. Broadside: HarperCollins. Jun. 2017. 368p. notes. index. ISBN 9780062475268. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062475282. POL SCI

Professional media

Curating Research Data. 2 vols. ACRL. Jan. 2017. 632p. ed. by Lisa R. Johnston. illus. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9780838989180. pap. $110. PRO MEDIA

**Rice, Robin & John Southall. The Data Librarian’s Handbook. Facet. Jan. 2017. 192p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781783300471. pap. $95. PRO MEDIA


Fagan, Kate. What Made Maddy Run: The Secret Struggles and Tragic Death of an All-American Teen. Little, Brown. Aug. 2017. 320p. ISBN 9780316356541. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780316356534. PSYCH

Frazzetto, Giovanni. Together, Closer: The Art and Science of Intimacy in Friendship, Love, and Family. Penguin. Jul. 2017. 208p. notes. index.ISBN 9780143109440. pap. $16; ebk. ISBN 9781101992227. PSYCH

Livio, Mario. Why? What Makes Us Curious. S. & S. Jul. 2017. 272p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781476792095. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781476792125. PSYCH

Social Science

Allen, Danielle. Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A. Liveright: Norton. Jul. 2017. 256p. photos. notes. ISBN 9781631493119. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781631493126. MEMOIR

Lee, Chol Soo. Freedom Without Justice: The Prison Memoirs of Chol Soo Lee. Univ. of Hawaii. Jun. 2017. 344p. ed. by Richard S. Kim. ISBN 9780824857912. $68; pap. ISBN 9780824872885. $19.99. SOC SCI

O’Mahony, Seamus. The Way We Die Now: The View from Medicine’s Front Line. Thomas Dunne: St. Martin’s. Jul. 2017. 304p. bibliog. ISBN 9781250112798. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250112804. SOC SCI

Quinn, Zoë. Crash Override: How Gamergate (Nearly) Destroyed My Life, and How We Can Win the Fight Against Online Hate. PublicAffairs. Sept. 2017. 256p. ISBN 9781610398084. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781610398091. SOC SCI


**Bussola, Matteo. Sleepless Nights and Kisses for Breakfast: Reflections on Fatherhood. TarcherPerigee. May 2017. 288p. tr. from Italian by Jamie Richards. illus. ISBN 9780143131373. $18; ebk. ISBN 9781524705107. MEMOIR

Marks, Mary Dana. Walled In, Walled Out: A Young American Woman in Iran. Peace Corps. Apr. 2017. 348p. photos. ISBN 9781935925828. pap. $16. MEMOIR

**Myles, Eileen. Afterglow (a dog memoir). Grove. Sept. 2017. 224p. ISBN 9780802127099. $24; ebk. ISBN 9780802188786. MEMOIR

**Verzemnieks, Inara. Among the Living and the Dead: A Tale of Exile and Homecoming on the War Roads of Europe. Norton. Jul. 2017. 288p. ISBN 9780393245110. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393245127. MEMOIR


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  1. Kenny H says:

    I’m pretty sure my dad read the “He’s not that Lazy” book a few years ago… How embarrassing is that to admit!

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