New Non Fiction
Written by Sales, Nancy Jo
A "New York Times" Bestseller Instagram. Whisper. Yik Yak. Vine. YouTube. Kik. Ask.fm. Tinder. The dominant force in the lives of girls coming of age in America today is social media.
Written by Wade, Lisa
The hookup is now part of college life. Yet the drunken encounter we always hear about tells only a fraction of the story. Rising above misinformation and moralizing, Lisa Wade offers the definitive account of this new sexual culture and demonstrates that the truth is both more heartening and more harrowing than we thought.
Written by Engeln, Renee Phd
An award-winning Northwestern University psychology professor reveals how the culturalobsession with women's appearanceis an epidemic that harms women's ability to get ahead and to live happy, meaningful lives, in this powerful, eye-opening work in the vein of Naomi Wolf, Peggy Orenstein, and Sheryl Sandberg.
Written by Goren, Leah
A fully illustrated celebration of female friendship that is a gift, a thank-you note, and a love letter all in one. "Besties" smartly captures all the reasons why best friends are . . . well, the best: they help you make decisions, are there through rough patches, and will always be your +1 for awkward parties.
Written by Hiltzik, Michael
From a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and "Los Angeles Times "contributor, the untold story of how science went big, built the bombs that helped win World War II, and became dependent on government and industry and the forgotten genius who started it all, Ernest Lawrence. Since the 1930s, the scale of scientific endeavors has grown exponentially.
Written by Davis, Kevin
In 1991, the police were called to East 72nd St. in Manhattan, where a woman's body had fallen from a twelfth-story window. The woman s husband, Herbert Weinstein, soon confessed to having hit and strangled his wife after an argument, then dropping her body out of their apartment window to make it look like a suicide.
Written by McIntyre, Jim
Written by one of the authorities on British infantry during the 18th century This is an annotated and illustrated guide and history of the British Light Infantry.