New adult nonfiction

  • 2015-08Aug-GiveUsTheBallot“Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America,” by Ari  Berman, published August 2015
  • “Upside: The New Science of Post-Traumatic Growth,” by Jim Rendon, published August 2015
  • “Walking with Abel: Journeys with the Nomads of the African Savannah,” by Anna Badkhen, published August 2015
  • “Applied Minds: How Engineers Think,” by Guru Madhavan, published August 2015
  • “The ADHD Advantage: What You Thought Was a Diagnosis May Be Your Greatest Strength,” by Dale Archer, MD, published July 2015
  • “On Writing,” by Charles Bukowski, published July 2015
  • “Between the World and Me,” by Ta-Nehisi Coates, published July 2015
  • “The Hirschfeld Century: Portrait of an Artist and His Age,” by David Leopold and Al Hirschfeld, published July 2015
  • “Bald, Fat & Crazy: How I Beat Cancer While Pregnant with One Daughter and Adopting Another,” by Stephanie Hosford, published June 2015
  • “The Community-Scale Permaculture Farm: The D Acres Model for Creating and Managing an Ecologically Designed Educational Center,” by Josh Trought, published March 2015
  • “The Battle of Versailles: The Night American Fashion Stumbled Into the Spotlight and Made History,” by Robin Givhan, published March 2015
  • “Bettyville: A Memoir,” by George Hodgman, published March 2015
  • “Displacement,” by Lucy Knisley, published February 2015
  • “Washington’s Revolution: The Making of America’s First Leader,” by Robert Middlekauff, published February 2015
  • “The Age of Consequences: A Chronicle of Concern and Hope,” by Courtney White, published January 2015
  • “Tasty: The Art and Science of What We Eat,” by John McQuaid, published January 2015
  • “The Moosewood Cookbook: 40th Anniversary Edition,” by Mollie Katzen, published November 2014
  • “Knock ’em Dead: The Ultimate Job Search Guide, by Martin Yate, published October 2014
  • “Say It Out Loud: Revealing and Healing the Scars of Sexual Abuse,” by Roberta Dolan, published October 2014
  • “Cannabis Pharmacy: The Practical Guide to Medical Marijuana,” by Michael Backes, published September 2014
  • “If Nuns Ruled the World: Ten Sisters on a Mission,” by Jo Piazza, published September 2014
  • “The Essential Guide to Cultivating Mushrooms: Simple and Advanced Techniques for Growing Shiitake, Oyster, Lion’s Mane, and Maitake Mushrooms at Home,” by Stephen Russell, published August 2014
  • “Sous Chef: 24 Hours on the Line,” by Michael Gibney, published March 2014
  • “Nijigahara Holograph,” by Inio Asano, published March 2014
  • “Prepare to Defend Yourself: How to Navigate the Healthcare System & Escape with Your Life,” by Matthew Minson, published March 2014
  • “The End of Eve,” by Ariel Gore, published March 2014
  • “The Age of Spiritual Machines,” by Ray Kurzweil, published January 2000

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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.