New Adult Non-fiction 000-399

May 27, 2011

 May 27, 2011
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Crush: 26 Real-Lifetales of First Love
Richesin, Andrea N. (EDT)In this intimate collection, 26 authors revisit their youth to share their stories of first love, some hilarious, some heartbreaking, that remind us to keeping searching for true love no matter how long it takes.
 
Fringe-ology: How I Tried to Explain Away the Unexplainable–and Couldn’t
Volk, Steve
Draws from psychical research conducted by military scientists and first-hand accounts of those who have had life-changing paranormal experiences to explore the areas where modern science converges with the paranormal universe.
 
The Man in the Rockefeller Suit: The Astonishing Rise and Spectacular Fall of a Serial Imposter
Seal, Mark
TheVanity Faircontributing editor and author ofWildflowertraces the 30-year con of Clark Rockefeller, a German-born immigrant who assumed numerous identities to charm his way into exclusive clubs and financial institutions before divorcing a Harvard graduate and kidnapping his own daughter.
 
The Murder of the Century: The Gilded Age Crime That Scandalized a City & Sparked the Tabloid Wars
Collins, Paul
Traces the 1897 murder of an unidentified victim and the ensuing tabloid war between media moguls Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst, chronicling the efforts of an anxious police officer, a cub reporter and an eccentric professor to solve the crime.
 
Reading With the Stars: A Celebration of Books and Libraries
Kniffell, Leonard (EDT) / Obama, Barack (CON) / Andrews, Julie (CON) / Gates, Bill (CON) / Mamet, David (CON)
Published with the American Library Association, Reading with the Stars uses the power of politicians, celebrities, and other prominent men and women to celebrate books, libraries, and reading.  Barack Obama, Laura Bush, Oprah Winfrey, and Bill Gates on the importance of reading, books, and libraries.
 
The Secret Knowledge: On the Dismantling of American Culture
Mamet, David
The author of “Glengarry Glen Ross” addresses key political issues from religion and political correctness to taxes and global warming while denouncing current administrative agendas and explaining why he has abandoned his liberal views.
 
Warren Buffett Invests Like a Girl: And Why You Should, Too
Motley Fool / Lofton, Louann
Featuring proven principles, a financial guide from The Motley Fool reveals that women, with their capability for patience and good decision-making, epitomize the Foolish investment philosophy and the investment practices of Warren Buffet.
 
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One Response to “New Adult Non-fiction 000-399”


  1. I’ve read “Warren Buffet invests like a girl” ! It was a GREAT book, I must say. I absolutely loved it, and it was like an eye-opener for me. It’s a must-read.


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