New Non-fiction

Notes on Grief

Notes on Grief

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi
From the globally acclaimed, best-selling novelist and author of We Should All Be Feminists, a timely and deeply personal account of the loss of her father.

Essential. --Booklist...

May 11, 2021
Price of the Ticket: Collected Nonfiction: 1948-1985
An essential compendium of James Baldwin's most powerful nonfiction work, calling on us "to end the racial nightmare, and achieve our country."

Personal and prophetic, these essays...

September 21, 2021
Beacon Press
704 Pages
Sound of the Sea: Seashells and the Fate of the Oceans

Seashells have been the most coveted and collected of nature's creations since the dawn of humanity. They were money before coins, jewelry before gems, art before canvas.

In The Sound...

July 6, 2021
W. W. Norton & Company
Chasing History: A Kid in the Newsroom

In this triumphant memoir, Carl Bernstein, the Pulitzer Prize-winning coauthor of All the President's Men and pioneer of investigative journalism, recalls his beginnings as an audacious...

January 11, 2022
Sinner and the Saint: Dostoevsky and the Gentleman Murderer Who Inspired a Masterpiece
From the New York Times bestselling author of THE MOST DANGEROUS BOOK, the true story behind the creation of another masterpiece of world literature, Fyodor Dostoevsky's CRIME AND...
November 16, 2021
All about Me!: My Remarkable Life in Show Business
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - At 95, the legendary Mel Brooks continues to set the standard for comedy across television, film, and the stage. Now he shares his story for the first time...
November 30, 2021
Dilettante: True Tales of Excess, Triumph, and Disaster
A witty, insightful, and delightfully snarky blend of pop culture meets memoir meets real-life Devil Wears Prada as readers learn the stories behind twenty-five years at Vanity Fair...
March 22, 2022
Ballantine Books
288 Pages
Beauty of Dusk: On Vision Lost and Found
From New York Times columnist and bestselling author Frank Bruni comes a wise and moving memoir about aging, affliction, and optimism after partially losing his eyesight.


March 1, 2022
Four Thousand Weeks: Time Management for Mortals


Provocative and appealing . . . well worth your extremely limited time. --Barbara Spindel, The Wall Street Journal


August 10, 2021
Swearing Is Good for You: The Amazing Science of Bad Language

In this sparkling debut work of popular science, Emma Byrne examines the latest research to show how swearing can be good for you. She explores every angle of swearing--why we do it, how we do it...

February 26, 2019
W. W. Norton & Company

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