Lists and Suggestions

List: New Nonfiction - February 2021

Quattro, Ken, author.

Stories of Black artists who drew -- mostly covertly behind the scenes -- superhero, horror, and ro...

Young, Kevin, 1970- editor.

Across a turbulent history, Black poets created a rich and multifaceted tradition that has been bot...

Tubbs, Anna Malaika, author.

"In her groundbreaking and essential debut The Three Mothers, scholar Anna Malaika Tubbs celeb...

Samuelsson, Marcus, author.

It is long past time to recognize Black excellence in the culinary world the same way it has been c...

Ayubi, Durkhanai, author.

Authentic Afghan recipes interwoven with family narratives and stunning photography. Parwana tells ...

Paredez, Petra, author.

"Petra (Petee) Paredez shares her personal repertoire of impeccable baking techniques that hav...

Michalsen, Andreas, author.

"The Fasting Fix lays out the science behind how fasting, when combined with a healthy diet, c...

Gupta, Sanjay, 1969- author.

"Throughout our life, we look for ways to keep our mind sharp and effortlessly productive. Now...

Chopra, Priyanka, author.

The popular actress reveals her journey of self-discovery through her childhood in India, her teena...

Tyson, Cicely, author.

The Academy, Tony, and Emmy Award-winning actor and trailblazer tells her stunning story, looking b...

George, Alice L., 1952- author.

On February 20, 1962, John Glenn became a national star. That morning at Cape Canaveral, the small-...

Clark, Peter, 1939- author.

"More books have been written about Winston Churchill than any modern historical figure, but P...

O'Connell, Caitlin, 1965- author.

"In a world of modern technology where we find ourselves living at a greater distant from natu...

Cordey, Huw.

The conditions of Earth are not just good for life, they are perfect. Everything about our planet -...

Bowman, Cynthia Grant, 1945- author.

""Living Apart Together" explores legal protections for families that do not live in...

Wilson, Sarah, 1974- author.

"Many of us are living with the sense that things are not right with the world and are in a st...

Centola, Damon, author.

"When it comes to lasting change in what we think or the way we live, the dynamics are differe...

Brander, Shelley, author.

"Shelley Brander was no stranger to the word 'can't.' You can't be an athl...

Oshry, Claudia, 1994- author.

"A tongue-in-cheek advice book from one of the most famous funemployed millennials in Manhatta...

Bliss, Harry, 1964- illustrator.

"'I've always looked upon cartooning as comedy's last frontier. I have done sta...

Beckman, Milo, author.

"Math Without Numbers is an illustrated, lucidly written guide to nothing less than the three ...

Stamatel, Janet P., author.

"A thorough and timely investigation of both well-established and emerging crime and punishmen...

Reardon, Patrick T., author.

"The book tells how the elevated Loop affected the development of Chicago, the way Chicagoans ...

Williams, Kate, 1974- writer of foreword.

"Travel back in time and witness both everyday life and great moments in history in this fasci...