1491: New Revelations of the...
Contrary to what so many Americans learn in school, the pre-Columbian Indians were not sparsely settled in a pristine wilderness;...
Non Fiction  Charles C. Mann
A Thousand Boy Kisses
One kiss lasts a moment. But a thousand kisses can last a lifetime. One boy. One girl. A bond that...
Non Fiction  Tillie Cole
Addicted to You
No one would suspect shy Lily Calloway's biggest secret. While everyone is dancing at college bars, Lily stays in the...
Non Fiction  Krista Ritchie, Becca Ritchie
At Home
Bill Bryson and his family live in a Victorian parsonage in a part of England where nothing of any great...
Non Fiction  Bill Bryson
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
As India starts to prosper, the residents of Annawadi are electric with hope. Abdul, an enterprising teenager, sees “a fortune...
Non Fiction  Katherine Boo
Bomb Shelter
As a daughter, mother, and friend, Mary Laura Philpott considered herself an “anxious optimist”—a natural worrier with a stubborn sense...
Non Fiction  Mary Laura Philpott
Bonk
In ?Bonk, ?the best-selling author of Stiff turns her outrageous curiosity and insight on the most alluring scientific subject of all: sex. Can a...
Non Fiction  Mary Roach
Building a Second Brain
For the first time in history, we have instantaneous access to the world’s knowledge. There has never been a better...
Non Fiction  Tiago Forte
Cosmos
This book is about science in its broadest human context, how science and civilization grew up together. It is the...
Non Fiction  Carl Sagan
Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist...
A few years ago, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie received a letter from a childhood friend, a new mother who wanted to...
Non Fiction  Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie