Two Key Education Titles | Nonfiction Previews, Aug. 2018

Duncan, Arne. How Schools Work. Aug. 2018. 352p. ISBN 9781501173059. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781501173073. EDUCATION Duncan has been deeply involved in education for three decades, from his mother’s after-school program on Chicago’s South Side to his position as Secretary of Education under President Barack Obama, so he’s got a real insider’s perspective, from which he […]

Considering Education | Social Sciences Reviews

A detailed telling of how modern education may not match every students needs; a helpful tool for any parent seeking advice to address their child’s needs; honest insight into the available options for children’s education and the roles parents play

Test Prep | Best Sellers, July 2017

Acronyms galore—and how to study for them

Education, August 2017 | Best Sellers

November 2016 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

Boredom, Biltmore, & a Baffling Crime | September Nonfiction on Audio

Nonfiction audiobooks publishing in September 2017

Present and Future | Social Science Previews, Sept. 2017

Bruder, Jessica. Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century. Norton. Sept. 2017. 320p. ISBN 9780393249316. $26.95. SOCIAL SCIENCE Expanding her eye-opening Harper’s cover story, “The End of Retirement,” which shows that many Americans can no longer afford to quit work during the so-called golden years, Bruder introduces us to an intrepid bunch that give new […]

Education, December 2016 | Best Sellers

March 2016 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

LJ Reference Reviews: December 2016

This important work helps to develop community engagement in the field of ethnic studies; a multifaceted look at specters and their stories; a solid resource for African American Folklore; libraries serving serious film researchers will be interested in Alexander Street’s Criterion Collection

Hot-Button Issues | Nonfiction Previews, Feb. 2017, Pt. 1

Alexander, Brian. Glass House: The 1% Economy and the Shattering of the All-American Town. St. Martin’s. Feb. 2017. 304p. ISBN 9781250085801. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250085818. ECONOMICS In 1947, Forbes magazine declared Lancaster, OH, the quintessential all-American town. Seventy years later, it’s fighting for its life, with its main industry—Anchor Hocking Glass Company, once the world’s […]

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

Nonfiction audiobooks releasing in July 2016