Here is a selection of new non-fiction titles that have recently hit our shelves:
The Homemade Kitchen: Recipes for Cooking With Pleasure by Alana Chernila. Beautifully photographed cookbook that encompasses from scratch pantry items to dinner dishes.
Infectious Madness: The Surprising Science of How We "Catch" Mental Illness by Harriet A. Washington. Examines the connection between our bodies' affect on our brain and mental health.
My Old Dog: Rescued Pets with Remarkable Second Acts by Laura T.
First off, how can you resist this book cover? You can't. And the
inside is just as sweet. If you love animals, not just dogs, you'll
enjoy this quick read.
Near and Distant Neighbors: A New History of Soviet Intelligence by Jonathan Haslam. "A uniquely comprehensive and rich account of the
Soviet intelligence services," according to the book jacket. For the
Russian history or spy enthusiasts among us.
Works Well with Others: An Outsider's Guide to Shaking Hands, Shutting Up, Handling Jerks, and Other Crucial Skills in Business That No One Ever Teaches You by Ross McCammon. Who couldn't use help with
Write Back Soon!: Adventures in Letter Writing by Karen Benke. This book
celebrates hand-written letters with trivia, ways to help you begin
anew with this lost art, tips and more.
Zahav: A World of Israeli Cooking by Michael Solomonov and Steven Cook.
Packed with photos (including some how-to photos) this cookbook would
help you expand your ethnic dish repertoire.