Adult Non-Fiction

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    DK Denmark.

    DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Denmark is your in-depth guide to the very best of the country of Denmark.....

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    Soulless : the case against R. Kelly

    DeRogatis, Jim, author.

    In November 2000 DeRogatis, a Chicago journalist and music critic, received an anonymous fax that alleged R. Kelly had a problem with 'young girls.' DeRogatis thought breaking the story would have an impact. Instead, Kelly's career flourished. After eight....

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    Washington : off the beaten path : discover your fun

    Hill, Megan, author.

    Whether you're a visitor or a local looking for something different, Washington Off the Beaten Path shows you the Evergreen State with new perspectives on timeless destinations and introduces you to those you never knew existed.....

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    Solito, solita : crossing borders with youth refugees from Central America

    "They are a mass migration of thousands, yet each one travels alone. Solito, Solita (Alone, Alone) is an urgent collection of oral histories that tells--in their own words--the story of young refugees fleeing countries in Central America and traveling for....

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    The handmade teardrop trailer : design & build a classic tiny camper from scratch

    Berger, Matt (Woodworker), author.

    The Handmade Teardrop Trailer guides readers step-by-step through the journey, from sketchbook to first road trip. It will prepare you to design and build your own pull-behind tiny trailer (or at least consult with someone who can). And you don't need too....

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    When your best isn't good enough : breaking free from perfectionism

    Leman, Kevin, author.

    "Are you an expert at finding flaws within yourself? Do you tend to procrastinate, set unrealistic goals, or continually try to please others? Writing in his warm and direct style, Dr. Kevin Leman shows you how to value your talents and gifts and accept y....

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    Ticket to ride : the essential guide to the world's greatest roller coasters and thrill rides

    Hook, Patrick B., 1960- author.

    The adrenaline rush of a roller coaster ride provides its fans with a leg-wobbling wave of euphoria and exhilaration unmatched by any other experience. It takes a certain amount of courage-or foolhardiness-to climb onto a roller coaster, but what a ride. ....

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    For the good of the game : the inside story of the surprising and dramatic transformation of Major League Baseball

    Selig, Bud, 1934- author.

    The former MLB commissioner provides an insider's assessment of professional baseball, revealing how he worked with players, managers, fellow owners, and fans to help bring the game into the modern age.....

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    Trust first : a true story about the power of giving people second chances

    Deel, Bruce, author.

    When Pastor Bruce Deel took over the Mission Church in the 30314 zip code of Atlanta, he had orders to shut it down. The church was old and decrepit, and its neighborhood--known as "Better Leave, You Effing Fool," or "the Bluff," for short--had the highes....

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    Everything below the waist : why health care needs a feminist revolution

    Block, Jennifer, author.

    "American women visit more doctors, have more surgery, and fill more prescriptions than men. In Everything Below the Waist, Jennifer Block asks: Why is the life expectancy of women today declining relative to women in other high-income countries, and even....

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    Infinite baseball : notes from a philosopher at the ballpark

    Noe�, Alva, author.

    "...Philosopher and baseball fan Alva Noe� explores the many unexpected ways in which baseball is truly a philosophical kind of game. For example, he ponders how observers of baseball are less interested in what happens, than in who is responsible for wha....

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    Fodor's essential New Zealand

    Darby, Anabel, author.

    Ready to experience New Zealand? The experts at Fodor's are here to help. Fodor's Essential New Zealand travel guide is packed with customizable itineraries with top recommendations, detailed maps of New Zealand, and exclusive tips from locals. Whether yo....

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