New Adult Non-Fiction 000,100 & 300

October 21, 2010

October 21, 2010
Annotations from Baker & Taylor or Ingram
 
You Already Know How to Be Great: A Simple Way to Remove Interference and Unlock Your Greatest Potential
Fine, Alan / Merrill, Rebecca R. (CON)
A leading executive coach explains how employees can advance themselves by strategically applying current experience without seeking outside help or additional training, in a reference that outlines a process for navigating common mental stumbling blocks.
 
Faery Tale: One Woman’s Search for Enchantment in a Modern World
Pike, Signe
Details the true story of one woman’s international quest for the elusive magical faeries whose stories sparked her childhood imagination, a pilgrimage that took her through Mexico, England, Ireland, Scotland, New York and beyond.
 
Antony and Cleopatra
Goldsworthy, Adrian
In a book that is a dual biography, as well as a military history of the era, the author dispels the myths surrounding two of history’s most famous lovers, and provides a well-researched, historically accurate account of their exciting lives, putting them into historical context.
 
Without Hesitation: The Odyssey of an American Warrior
Shelton, Hugh / Levinson, Ronald / McConnell, Malcolm
A memoir by a former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff traces the story of his lengthy military career, from his contributions as a Special Forces soldier to his roles as a general, Special Operations commander, and the chief architect of the U.S. military response to 9/11.
 
America by Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith, and Flag
Palin, Sarah
In a book framed by her strong belief in the importance of family, faith and patriotism, the best-selling author of Going Rogue ranges widely over American history, culture and current affairs, and reflects on the key values “both national and spiritual” that have been such a profound part of her life and continue to inform her vision of America’s future.
 
Brain Rules for Baby: How to Raise a Smart and Happy Child From Zero to Five
Medina, John
The best-selling author of Brain Rules extends his popular plan to infants, sharing what the latest science says about raising smart and happy children, in a book that includes such advice as: TV is harmful for children under 2, the best predictor of academic performance is a child’s level of self-control, praising effort is better than praising intelligence and much more.
 
Love Your Life!: O’s Handbook for Your Best Today-and Tomorrow
O, the Oprah Magazine (EDT) / Winfrey, Oprah (INT)
A book of 75 articles illustrated with more than 300 color images includes advice on getting in shape mentally and physically and cultivating good relationships with family, friends and love interests, including tips from Dr. Phil, Suze Orman and Dr. Oz and interviews with Michelle Obama, Ellen DeGeneres, Tina Fey, Jay-Z and more.
 
Are You My Guru? How Medicine, Meditation & Madonna Saved My Life
Shanker, Wendy
From the author of The Fat Girl’s Guide to Life–an insightful and humorous memoir of one woman’s quest to navigate the world of alternative healing.
 
Book Lust to Go: Recommended Reading for Travelers, Vagabonds, and Dreamers
Pearl, Nancy
A latest installment in a popular series includes recommended reading for 120 travel destinations, such as V. S. Naipaul’s Among the Believers for Indonesia and J. P. Dunleavy’s Ireland in All Her Sins for Ireland. By the author of Book Lust.
Posted by Jenifer  Brown
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: