LJ Nonfiction Reviews: April 15, 2016

Pulitzer Prize winner Lahiri writes In Other Words; new fashion titles; a must-read Lesson Plan; an important overview of Academic E-Books; Ackerman takes flight with The Genius of Birds
Below is a list of Nonfiction titles to be reviewed in the April 15, 2016 issue, of Library Journal, organized by subject. The list includes pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience. Starred reviews are indicated with **. Publishers: Please remember to send us one finished copy of each book that is scheduled for review (i.e., all of the forthcoming titles listed below) if you initially submitted a galley or bound manuscript. Our reviewers are not paid, and we like to send a finished copy of the reviewed book as a thank you. Materials should be mailed to: Library Journal, 123 William Street, Suite 802, New York, NY 10038.


CRAFTS & DIY ART INSTRUCTION Krahula, Beckah. Tangle Journey: Exploring the Far Reaches of Tangle Drawing, from Simple Strokes to Color and Mixed Media. Quarry: Quarto. 2016. 144p. illus. index. ISBN 9781631590559. pap. $22.99. ART INSTRUCTION CRAFTS supercraft.jpg41416Pester, Sophie & Catharina Bruns. Supercraft: Easy Projects for Every Weekend. DK.  2016. 176p. tr. from German by Alison Tunley. illus. ISBN 9781465449207. pap. $14.95. CRAFTS Power, Jean. Beading: Techniques and Projects To Build a Lifelong Passion for Beginners Up. Barron’s. (Learn It. Love It.). 2016. 160p. illus. index. ISBN 9781438007588. pap. $18.99. CRAFTS Wedding Papercrafts: Add Handmade Charm to Your Celebration. Lark: Sterling. Apr. 2016. 128p. illus. index. ISBN 9781454709220. pap. $19.95. CRAFTS DIY Blondel, Rachelle. Forgotten Ways for Modern Days: Kitchen Cures and Household Lore for a Natural Home and Garden. Perigee. Jun. 2016. 144p. illus. index. ISBN 9780143110583. $25. DIY Faiola, Anne-Marie. Pure Soapmaking: How To Create Nourishing, Natural Skin Care Soaps. Storey. 2016. 240p. illus. index. ISBN 9781612125336. spiral. $19.95; ebk. ISBN 9781612125343. DIY FIBER CRAFTS **Budd, Ann. New Directions in Sock Knitting: 18 Innovative Designs Knitted From Every Which Way. Interweave. 2016. 168p. illus. index. ISBN 9781620339435. pap. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781620339459. FIBER CRAFTS Nico, Brooke. More Lovely Knitted Lace: Contemporary Patterns in Geometric Shapes. Lark: Sterling. Apr. 2016. 128p. illus. index. ISBN 9781454709183. pap. $19.95. FIBER CRAFTS Scheidig, Hannah. Fascinators: 25 Stylish Accessories To Top Off Your Look. Running Pr.  Apr. 2016. 224p. illus. index. ISBN 9780762459674. pap. $20; ebk. ISBN 9780762459681. FIBER CRAFTS Watson, Sarah. Pen to Thread: 750+ Hand-Drawn Embroidery Designs To Inspire Your Stitches. Interweave. 2016. 160p. illus. index. ISBN 9781620339527. pap. $26.99. w/CD. FIBER CRAFTS FINE ARTS **Cogeval, Guy & Isabelle Cahn. Pierre Bonnard: Painting Arcadia. DelMonico: Prestel. 2016. 336p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9783791355245. $75. FINE ARTS Japan’s Love for Impressionism: From Monet to Renoir. Prestel. 2015. 256p. ed. by Bundeskunsthalle. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9783791354965. $60. FINE ARTS


Breward, Christopher. The Suit: Form, Function and Style. Reaktion. May 2016. 256p. illus. ISBN 9781780235233. $27. DEC ARTS Calahan, April & Cassidy Zachary. Fashion and the Art of Pochoir: The Golden Age of Illustration in Paris. Thames & Hudson. 2015. 240p. illus. ISBN 9780500239391. $85. DEC ARTS **Dirix, Emanuelle. Dressing the Decades: Twentieth-Century Vintage Style. Yale Univ. 2016. 224p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780300215526. $30. DEC ARTS gamechangers.jpg41416Fashion Game Changers: Reinventing the 20th-Century Silhouette. Bloomsbury Visual Arts. Apr. 2016. 292p. ed. by Karen Van Godtsenhoven & others. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781474279048. $40. DEC ARTS **Geczy, Adam & Vicki Karaminas. Fashion’s Double: Representations of Fashion in Painting, Photography and Film. Bloomsbury Academic. (Dress, Body, Culture). 2015. 176p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780857857118. $120. DEC ARTS Golbin, Pamela (text) & Yann Legendre (illus.). Couture Confessions: Twentieth-Century Fashion Icons in Their Own Words. Rizzoli Ex Libris. May 2016. 272p. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9780847849031. $39.95; ebk. ISBN 9780847849055. DEC ARTS Gross, Michael. Focus: The Sexy, Secret, Sometimes Sordid World of Fashion Photographers. Atria. Jul. 2016. 385p. notes. ISBN 9781476763460. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781476763484. DEC ARTS Kimono: The Art and Evolution of Japanese Fashion. Thames & Hudson. 2015. 320p. ed. by Anna Jackson. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780500518021. $80. DEC ARTS Meyer, Shannon. Little Black Dress: From Mourning to Night. Missouri History Museum. Apr. 2016. 160p. photos. ISBN 9781883982843. pap. $35. DEC ARTS Wild, Benjamin. A Life in Fashion: The Wardrobe of Cecil Beaton. Thames & Hudson. 2016. 144p. illus. notes. bibliog. ISBN 9780500518335. $50. DEC ARTS Woolton, Carol. Vogue: The Jewellery. Octopus. Apr. 2016. 304p. photos. index. ISBN 9781840916577. $125. DEC ARTS SHORT TAKES Corbett, Patricia & others. Jewelry by Suzanne Belperron: My Style Is My Signature. Thames & Hudson. 2016. 240p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780500517901. $85. DEC ARTS De La Hoz, Cindy. Audrey and Givenchy: A Fashion Love Affair. Running Pr. Apr. 2016. 176p. photos. ISBN 9780762460175. $18; ebk. ISBN 9780762460182. DEC ARTS Gucci, Patricia with Wendy Holden. In the Name of Gucci. Crown Archetype. May 2016. 320p. photos. ISBN 9780804138932. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780804138949. MEMOIR McClendon, Emma. Denim: Fashion’s Frontier. Yale Univ. 2016. 212p. photos. ISBN 9780300219142. $50. DEC ARTS Sock Club of London. Socks: The Rule Book; 10 Essential Rules for the Wearing and Appreciation of Men’s Hosiery. Mitchell Beazley: Octopus. Apr. 2016. 112p. illus. index. ISBN 9781784721336. $12.99. Webb, Anthony. East End Fashionistas. Thames & Hudson. 2016. 272p. photos. ISBN 9780500292136. pap. $24.95. DEC ARTS
LITERATURE **Lahiri, Jhumpa. In Other Words. Knopf. 2016. 256p. tr. from Italian by Ann Goldstein. ISBN 9781101875551. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781101875568. LIT **Santagata, Marco. Dante: The Story of His Life. Belknap: Harvard Univ. Apr. 2016. 496p. tr. from Italian by Richard Dixon. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780674504868. $35. LIT Shakespeare and the Stuff of Life: Treasures from the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. Arden Shakespeare: Bloomsbury Academic. Apr. 2016. 136p. ed. by Delia Garratt & Tara Hamling. photos. ISBN 9781474222266. pap. $17.95. LIT PERFORMING ARTS Doe, John with Tom DeSavia. Under the Big Black Sun: A Personal History of L.A. Punk. Da Capo. May 2016. 320p. illus. index. ISBN 9780306824081. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9780306824098. MUSIC lifemovesfast.jpg41416Freeman, Hadley. Life Moves Pretty Fast: The Lessons We Learned from Eighties Movies (and Why We Don’t Learn Them from Movies Anymore). S & S. Jun. 2016. 352p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9781501130458. pap. $16; ebk. ISBN 9781501130663. FILM Gioia, Ted. How To Listen to Jazz. Basic. May 2016. 272p. illus. notes. index. ISBN 9780465060894. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9780465097777. MUSIC PHILOSOPHY **Mellema, Gregory. Complicity and Moral Accountability. Univ. of Notre Dame. Apr. 2016. 176p. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780268035396. $40. PHIL POETRY Dower, Kim. Last Train to the Missing Planet. Red Hen. 2016. 144p. ISBN 9781597093538. $17.95. POETRY Nadler, Daniel. Lucanae: 100 Imagined Ancient Love Poems. Farrar. Jul. 2016. 128p. ISBN 9780374182694. $23; ebk. ISBN 9780374714819. POETRY **Wright, C.D. ShallCross. Copper Canyon. Apr. 2016. 140p. ISBN 9781556594960. $23. POETRY SPORTS & RECREATION Darling, Ron with Daniel Paisner. Game 7, 1986: Failure and Triumph in the Biggest Game of My Life. St. Martin’s. Apr. 2016. 256p. index. ISBN 9781250069191. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466878105. SPORTS Deford, Frank. I’d Know That Voice Anywhere: My Favorite NPR Commentaries. Atlantic Monthly. May 2016. 240p. ISBN 9780802125248. $25; ebk. ISBN 9780802190352. SPORTS Denny, Glen. Valley Walls: A Memoir of Climbing & Living in Yosemite. Yosemite Conservancy. May 2016. 240p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9781930238633. pap. $18.95. SPORTS Finley, Nancy. Finley Ball: How Two Baseball Outsiders Turned the Oakland A’s Into a Dynasty and Changed the Game Forever. Regnery. 2016. 272p. notes. ISBN 9781621574774. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781621575429. SPORTS Ross, Charles K. Mavericks, Money, and Men: The AFL, Black Players, and the Evolution of Modern Football. Temple Univ. May 2016. 200p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781439913079. $19.95. SPORTS Weiss, Eben. The Ultimate Bicycle Owner’s Manual: The Universal Guide to Bikes, Riding, and Everything for Beginner and Seasoned Cyclists. Black Dog & Leventhal. May 2016. 240p. illus. index. ISBN 9780316352680. pap. $19.99; ebk. ISBN 9780316352673. SPORTS


AGRICULTURE Pierce, Jessica. Run, Spot, Run: The Ethics of Keeping Pets. Univ. of Chicago. May 2016. 256p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780226209890. $26. PETS COOKING **Cardoz, Floyd with Marah Stets. Floyd Cardoz: Flavorwalla; Big Flavor. Bold Spices. A New Way To Cook the Foods You Love. Artisan. Apr. 2016. 352p. photos. index. ISBN 9781579656218. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781579657116. COOKING salmon.jpg41416Fernald, Anya & Jessica Battilana. Home Cooked: Essential Recipes for a New Way To Cook. Ten Speed: Crown. Apr. 2016. 304p. photos. index. ISBN 9781607748403. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781607748410. COOKING Honor, Chris & Laura Washburn Hutton. Big Flavors from a Small Kitchen. Mitchell Beazley: Octopus. 2016. 224p. photos. index. ISBN 9781784721053. $29.99. COOKING Kiros, Tessa. Tessa Kiros: The Recipe Collection. Murdoch. 2015. 376p. photos. index. ISBN 9781743316764. $40.95; ebk. ISBN 9781743437575. COOKING Makan, Chetna. The Cardamom Trail: Chetna Bakes with Flavours of the East. Mitchell Beazley: Octopus. May 2016. 240p. photos. index. ISBN 9781784721299. $29.99; ebk. ISBN 9781784721961. COOKING Moore, Christine. Little Flower Baking. Prospect Park. Apr. 2016. 288p. photos. index. ISBN 9781938849602. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781938849756. COOKING **Morgan, Diane (text) & Leigh Beisch (photos). Salmon: Everything You Need to Know + 45 Recipes. Chronicle. 2016. 160p. photos. index. ISBN 9781452148359. $19.95; ebk. ISBN 9781452148502. COOKING Rice, Valentina. Recipes from Many Kitchens: Celebrated Local Food Artisans Share Their Signature Dishes. Page Street. 2016. 192p. photos. index. ISBN 9781624142024. pap. $21.99; ebk. ISBN 9781624142093. COOKING Roux, Michel, Jr. The French Kitchen: 200 Recipes from the Master of French Cooking. Weldon Owen Intl. 2016. 352p. photos. index. ISBN 9781681880600. $40. COOKING HEALTH & MEDICINE


mindspan.jpg411416Beard, Renée. Living with Alzheimer’s: Managing Memory Loss, Identity, and Illness. New York Univ. Apr. 2016. 336p. notes. index. ISBN 9781479889808. pap. $30; ebk. ISBN 9781479849253. HEALTH Borrie, Cathie. The Long Hello: Memory, My Mother, and Me. Arcade: Skyhorse. Apr. 2016. 240p. ISBN 9781628726640. $19.99. MEMOIR Estep III, Preston. The Mindspan Diet: Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk, Minimize Memory Loss, and Keep Your Brain Young. Ballantine. May 2016. 304p. notes. index. ISBN 9781101886120. $27; ebk. ISBN 9781101886137. HEALTH
HOME ECONOMICS Handwerker, Lloyd. Famous Nathan: A Family Saga of Coney Island, the American Dream, and the Search for the Perfect Hot Dog. Flatiron: Macmillan. Jun. 2016. 320p. photos. notes. ISBN 9781250074546. $29.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250074560. BIOG Ripert, Eric. 32 Yolks: From My Mother’s Table to Working the Line. Random. May 2016. 256p. ISBN 9780812992984. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780679644460. COOKING Venezia, Ray with Chris Peterson. The Everyday Meat Guide: A Neighborhood Butcher’s Advice Book. Chronicle. Apr. 2016. 184p. illus. index. ISBN 9781452142883. pap. $19.95; ebk. ISBN 9781452147185. COOKING Yalof, Ina. Food and the City: New York’s Professional Chefs, Restaurateurs, Line Cooks, Street Vendors, and Purveyors Talk About What They Do and Why They Do It. Putnam. May 2016. 384p. illus. index. ISBN 9780399168925. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780698152809. COOKING SCIENCES Ackerman, Jennifer. The Genius of Birds. Penguin Pr. Apr. 2016. 327p. notes. ISBN 9781594205217. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781101980842. NAT HIST Aitchison, John. The Shark and the Albatross: A Wildlife Filmmaker Reveals Why Nature Matters to Us All. Greystone. May 2016. 256p. maps. index. ISBN 9781771642187. pap. $19.95. SCI Flores, Dan. Coyote America: A Natural & Supernatural History. Basic. Jun. 2016. 288p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780465052998. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9780465098538. SCI Herneck, Friedrich. Einstein at Home. Prometheus. May 2016. 200p. tr. from German by Josef Eisinger. notes. ISBN 9781633881464. pap. $18; ebk. ISBN 9781633881471. SCI Levin, Janna. Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space. Knopf. Apr. 2016. 256p. notes. index. ISBN 9780307958198. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780307958204. SCI Thornton, Tamara Plakins. Nathaniel Bowditch and the Power of Numbers: How a Nineteenth-Century Man of Business, Science, and the Sea Changed American Life. Univ. of North Carolina. Apr. 2016. 400p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781469626932. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781469626949. SCI TECHNOLOGY Heffernan, Virginia. Magic and Loss: The Internet as Art. S. & S. Jun. 2016. 272p. index. ISBN 9781439191705. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781439191712. TECH


BIOGRAPHY **Friedman, Matti. Pumpkinflowers: A Soldier’s Story. Algonquin. May 2016. 256p. maps. notes. ISBN 9781616204587. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9781616206086. MEMOIR pumpkinflowers.jpg41416Hamilton, Mary Mann. Trials of the Earth: The True Story of a Pioneer Woman. Little, Brown. Jul. 2016. 336p. ISBN 9780316341394. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780316341363. BIOG Keay, Anna. The Last Royal Rebel: The Life and Death of James, Duke of Monmouth. Bloomsbury. May 2016. 480p. maps. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781620409343. $35. BIOG Livingstone, Natalie. The Mistresses of Cliveden: Three Centuries of Scandal, Power, and Intrigue in an English Stately Home. Ballantine. Jun. 2016. 512p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780553392074. $32; ebk. ISBN 9780553392081. BIOG Risen, Alexandra. Unearthed: How an Abandoned Garden Taught Me To Accept and Love My Parents. Houghton Harcourt. Jul. 2016. 256p. illus. bibliog. ISBN 9780544633360. $24; ebk. ISBN 9780544636477. MEMOIR COMMUNICATIONS Maslin, Michael. Peter Arno: The Mad, Mad World of The New Yorker’s Greatest Cartoonist. Regan Arts. Apr. 2016. 304p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781942872610. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781942872627. BIOG ECONOMICS Andersen, Erika. Be Bad First: Get Good at Things Fast To Stay Ready for the Future. Bibliomotion. 2016. 240p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781629561080. $27.95; ebk. ISBN 9781629561097. BUS Case, Steve. The Third Wave: An Entrepreneur’s Vision of the Future. S. & S. Apr. 2016. 240p. illus. notes.index. ISBN 9781501132582. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781501132605. BUS Shapiro, Daniel. Negotiating the Nonnegotiable: How To Resolve Your Most Emotionally Charged Conflicts. Viking. Apr. 2016. 336p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780670015566. $28; ebk. ISBN 9781101626962. BUS


whysavebankers.jpg41416**Lindert, Peter H. & Jeffrey G. Williamson. Unequal Gains: American Growth and Inequality Since 1700. Princeton Univ. (Economic History of the Western World). May 2016. 424p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780691170497. $35; ebk. ISBN 9781400880348. ECON **Piketty, Thomas. Why Save the Bankers? And Other Essays on Our Economic and Political Crisis. Houghton Harcourt. Apr. 2016. 224p. tr. from French by Seth Ackerman. notes. index. ISBN 9780544663329. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780544663299. ECON
EDUCATION **Bowen, William G. & Michael S. McPherson. Lesson Plan: An Agenda for Change in American Higher Education. Princeton Univ. Apr. 2016. 184p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780691172101. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9781400881369. ED Salit, Cathy. Performance Breakthrough: A Radical Approach to Success at Work. Hachette. Apr. 2016. 256p. index. ISBN 9780316382489. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780316382472. CAREERS HISTORY Brier, Bob. Cleopatra’s Needles: The Lost Obelisks of Egypt. Bloomsbury Academic. Apr. 2016. 248p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781474242936. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781474242943. HIST Fitz, Caitlin. Our Sister Republics: The United States in an Age of American Revolutions. Liveright: Norton. Jul. 2016. 352p. illus. maps. notes. index. ISBN 9780871407351. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9780871407658. HIST Leamer, Laurence. The Lynching: The Epic Courtroom Battle That Brought Down the Klan. Morrow. Jun. 2016. 384p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780062458346. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062458353. HIST Means, Howard. 67 Shots: Kent State and the End of American Innocence. Da Capo. Apr. 2016. 288p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780306823794. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9780306823800. HIST Ostrovsky, Arkady. The Invention of Russia: From Gorbachev’s Freedom to Putin’s War. Viking. Jun. 2016. 384p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780399564161. $30; ebk. ISBN 9780399564185. HIST Romesha, Clinton. Red Platoon: A True Story of American Valor. Dutton. May 2016. 400p. photos. notes. ISBN 9780525955054. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780698404151. HIST Rubenstein, Joshua. The Last Days of Stalin. Yale Univ. May 2016. 288p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780300192223. $35. HIST Viorst, Milton. Zionism: The Birth and Transformation of an Ideal. Thomas Dunne: St. Martin’s. May 2016. 336p. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781250078001. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466890329. HIST

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Gallagher, Winifred. How the Post Office Created America: A History. Penguin. Jun. 2016. 336p. notes. index. ISBN 9781594205002. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780399564031. HIST Leonard, Devin. Neither Snow Nor Rain: A History of the United States Postal Service. Grove. Apr. 2016. 288p. notes. ISBN 9780802124586. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780802189974. HIST
LAW & CRIME Boessenecker, John. Texas Ranger: The Epic Life of Frank Hamer, the Man Who Killed Bonnie and Clyde. Thomas Dunne: St. Martin’s. Apr. 2016. 528p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9781250069986. $29.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466879867. CRIME Houlbrook, Matt. Prince of Tricksters: The Incredible True Story of Netley Lucas, Gentleman Crook. Univ. of Chicago. Jul. 2016. 448p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780226133157. $40. CRIME Janik, Erika. Pistols and Petticoats: 175 Years of Lady Detectives, in Fact and Fiction. Beacon. Apr. 2016. 248p. photos. notes. index. ISBN 9780807039380. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9780807039397. CRIME POLITICAL SCIENCE The Presidents and the Constitution: A Living History. New York Univ. May 2016. 672p. ed. by Ken Gormley. photos. index. ISBN 9781479839902. $45; ebk. ISBN 9781479872077. POL SCI McHugh, Erin. Political Suicide: Missteps, Peccadilloes, Bad Calls, Backroom Hijinx, Sordid Pasts, Rotten Breaks, and Just Plain Dumb Mistakes in the Annals of American Politics. Pegasus. Apr. 2016. 256p. ISBN 9781605989785. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781681771175. POL SCI Thurow, Roger. The First 1,000 Days: A Crucial Time for Mothers and Children—and the World. PublicAffairs. May 2016. 304p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781610395854. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781610395861. POL SCI Willcox, Peter with Ronald B. Weiss. Greenpeace Captain: My Adventures in Protecting the Future of Our Planet. St. Martin’s. Apr. 2016. 336p. maps. index. ISBN 9781250079541. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466892194. POL SCI PROFESSIONAL MEDIA **Academic E-Books: Publishers, Librarians, and Users. Purdue Univ. 2015. 400p. ed. by Suzanne M. Ward & others. illus. index. ISBN 9781557537270. pap. $29.95; ebk. ISBN 9781612494296. PRO MEDIA copyrightlibrarian.jpg41416Chen, Jiangping. Multilingual Access and Services for Digital Collections. Libraries Unlimited: Teacher Ideas. 2016. 200p. illus. index. ISBN 9781440839542. pap. $75; ebk. ISBN 9781440839559. PRO MEDIA Frederiksen, Linda. The Copyright Librarian: A Practical Handbook. Chandos. 2015. 148p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780081001721. pap. $78.95; ebk. ISBN 9780081002117. PRO MEDIA How To Launch an Author Awards Program at Your Library: Curating Self-Published Books, Reaching Out to the Community. Libraries Unlimited: Teacher Ideas. 2015. 143p. ed. by Julianne Stam & Elizabeth Clemmons. illus. index. ISBN 9781440841644. pap. $45; ebk. ISBN 9781440841651. PRO MEDIA PSYCHOLOGY Ericsson, Anders & Robert Pool. Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise. Houghton Harcourt. Apr. 2016. 336p. notes. index. ISBN 9780544456235. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780544456259. PSYCH Pearson, Helen. The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of 70,000 Ordinary Lives. Soft Skull: Counterpoint. May 2016. 256p. index. ISBN 9781593766450. pap. $17.95; ebk. ISBN 9781619028104. PSYCH SOCIAL SCIENCE Barry, Dan. The Boys in the Bunkhouse: Servitude and Salvation in the Heartland. Harper. May 2016. 352p. ISBN 9780062372130. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062372154. SOC SCI Egan, Sophie. Devoured: From Chicken Wings to Kale Smoothies—How What We Eat Defines Who We Are. Morrow. May 2016. 416p. illus. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780062390981. $28.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062391001. SOC SCI **Klosterman, Chuck. But What If We’re Wrong? Thinking About the Present as If It Were the Past. Blue Rider. Jun. 2016. 288p. index. ISBN 9780399184123. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780399184147. SOC SCI TRAVEL & GEOGRAPHY Bures, Frank. The Geography of Madness: Penis Thieves, Voodoo Death, and the Search for the Meaning of the World’s Strangest Syndromes. Melville House. Apr. 2016. 256p. notes. ISBN 9781612193724. $25.95. TRAV de Tocqueville, Aude. Atlas of Lost Cities: A Travel Guide to Abandoned and Forsaken Destinations. Black Dog & Leventhal. Apr. 2016. 144p. illus. maps. ISBN 9780316352024. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9780316355827. TRAV Freudenheim, Ellen. The Brooklyn Experience: The Ultimate Guide to Neighborhoods & Noshes, Culture & the Cutting Edge. Rutgers Univ. May 2016. 352p. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9780813577432. pap. $23.95. TRAV Williams, Terry Tempest. The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America’s National Parks. Sarah Crichton: Farrar. Jun. 2016. 416p. photos. ISBN 9780374280093. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780374712266. TRAV

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Pittman, Craig. Oh, Florida! How America’s Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country. St. Martin’s. Jul. 2016. 336p. photos. notes. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781250071200. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466882171. TRAV Silk, Robert. An Ecotourist’s Guide to the Everglades and the Florida Keys. Univ. Pr. of Florida. Apr. 2016. 176p. illus. maps. ISBN 9780813062655. pap. $16.95. TRAV

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