Librarian Favorites--Nonfiction


Author
Meinzer, Kristen
Call Number
006.7876 MEI
Summary
A successful podcast commentator, producer, and director shares her step-by-step guide to creating a hit show.
Author
Brown, Brené
Call Number
158 BRO
Summary
Discusses how to embrace vulnerability in order to live whole, courageous lives.
Author
Manson, Mark
Call Number
158.1 MAN
Summary
Manson shows us that the key to being happier is to stop trying to be "positive" all the time and instead become better at handling adversity.
Summary
Offers a blunt and irreverent guide to achieving the money, relationships, career, and happiness that one desires through recognizing and doing away with self-sabotaging beliefs and behaviors.
Author
Wilson, Michelle
Call Number
248.4883 WIL
Summary
Humorous yet poignant insights help women examine the limitations we place on ourselves.
Author
Martin, Jamie C.
Call Number
248.8431 MAR
Summary
Shares experiences of introverted mothers, along with practical suggestions and creative inspiration to help mothers find hope, laughter, and quiet joy.
Author
Christofferson, Tom
Call Number
261.8357 CHR
Summary
Christofferson shares perspectives gained from his life's journey as a gay man who left The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and then returned to it.
Author
Gates, Melinda
Call Number
305.42 GAT
Summary
Tells of the women Melinda Gates has met around the world through her philanthropic work, and uses data to show that strong women are essential to strong societies.
Author
Popova, Maria
Call Number
305.435 POP
Summary
Looks at the lives of several famous figures whose public contributions have risen from their heartbreaking private search to understand, iaexperience, and appreciate the universe.
Author
Zuckoff, Mitchell
Call Number
363.325 ZUC
Summary
The harrowing, true account from the brave men on the ground who fought back during the Battle of Benghazi.
Author
Johnson, Kirk W.
Call Number
364.1628 JOH
Summary
Documents the astonishing 2009 theft of an invaluable collection of ornithological displays from the British Museum of Natural History.
Author
Tyson, Neil deGrasse
Call Number
523.01 TYS
Summary
Gives readers a basic understanding of the Universe from the Big Bang and black holes, to the search for planets and life.
Author
Brusatte, Stephen
Call Number
567.9 BRU
Summary
A narrative scientific history that tells the epic story of the dinosaurs, examining their origins, their habitats, their extinction, and their legacy.
Author
Sheridan, Sam
Call Number
613.6909 SHE
Summary
A former marine and Harvard College graduate describes his efforts to prepare himself for extreme disaster scenarios.
Author
Faber, Joanna
Call Number
649.1 FAB
Summary
This classic parenting book offers concrete tools and tips on communication strategies for parents with children ages two to seven.
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