New adult nonfiction

  • 2015-08Aug-DancingWithDevil“Dancing with the Devil in the City of God: Rio de Janeiro on the Brink,” by Juliana Barbassa, published July 2015
  • “Nagasaki: Life After Nuclear War,” by Susan Southard, published July 2015
  • “Undocumented: A Dominican Boy’s Odyssey from a Homeless Shelter to the Ivy League,” by Dan-El Padilla Peralta, published July 2015
  • “All Together Now,” by Gill Hornby, published July 2015
  • “Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life,” by William Finnegan, published July 2015
  • “Fodor’s Israel,” by Fodor’s, published July 2015
  • “How to Survive Retirement: Reinventing Yourself for the Life You’ve Always Wanted,” by Steven D. Price, published July 2015
  • “Lessons from Tara: Life Advice from the World’s Most Brilliant Dog,” by David Rosenfelt, published July 2015
  • “Our Man in Charleston: Britain’s Secret Agent in the Civil War South,” by Christopher Dickey, published July 2015
  • “The Pine Tar Game: The Kansas City Royals, the New York Yankees, and Baseball’s Most Absurd and Entertaining Controversy,” by Filip Bondy, published July 2015
  • “Yes!: My Improbable Journey to the Main Event of Wrestlemania,” by Daniel Bryan and Craig Tello, published July 2015
  • “Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel,” by Carl Safina, published July 2015
  • “Good and Cheap: Eat Well on $4/Day,” by Leanne Brown, published July 2015
  • “The Rebel of Rangoon: A Tale of Defiance and Deliverance in Burma,” by Delphine Schrank, published July 2015
  • “The Goddess Pose: The Audacious Life of Indra Devi, the Woman Who Helped Bring Yoga to the West, by Michelle Goldberg, published June 2015
  • “Skyfaring: A Journey with a Pilot,” by Mark Vanhoenacker, published June 2015
  • “The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into the Wonder of Consciousness,” by Sy Montgomery, published May 2015
  • “Classic Recipes for Modern People,” by Max Sussman and Eli Sussman, published March 2015
  • “Grilled Pizza the Right Way: The Best Technique for Cooking Incredible Tasting Pizza & Flatbread on Your Barbecue, by John Delpha, published March 2015
  • “Rattlesnakes and Bald Eagles: Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail,” by Chris Townsend, published February 2015
  • “Ten Million Aliens: A Journey Through the Entire Animal Kingdom, by Simon Barnes, published February 2015
  • “The Nuns of Sant’ambrogio: The True Story of a Convent in Scandal,” by Hubert Wolf, published January 2015
  • “Seattle’s Waterfront,” by Joy Keniston-Longrie, published December 2014
  • “Weapons of Mass Diplomacy,” by Abel Lanzac, published May 2014
  • “Teenage Pregnancy – The Essential Guide (Revised),” by Nicolette Heaton-Harris, published December 2013

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This is just a sampling of new books now available from any of the four branches of Josephine Community Libraries, thanks to funding from the Carpenter Foundation, the Meyer Memorial Trust, Grants Pass Friends of the Library, and donors like you and your neighbors.