Total Pageviews

Monday, April 2, 2012

You CAN handle the truth (new non-fiction picks for April)

Posted by the Information Services Department (Gwen B., Amanda E., Lisa E., & Mary M.)
Every month, the cataloging department gets to see new books before everyone else.  Listed below, along with their Dewey Decimal classification, are our picks of the non-fiction books that looked most interesting, informative, or just plain fun.

0's: General Works
The Information: A History, A Theory, A Flood by James Gleick (003.54 GLE)

200's: Religion
American Experience: The Amish (DVD 287.73)
Almost Amish: One Woman's Quest For a Slower, Simpler, More Substantial Life by Nancy Sleeth (248.4 SLE)

600's: Technology
Vegan Holiday Kitchen by Nava Atlas (641.5636 ATL)

700's: The Arts
Complete Photo Guide to Needlework by Linda Wyszynski (746.44 WYS)

900's: Geography and History
Finally A Locally Produced Guidebook To St. Louis By and For St. Louisans: Neighborhood by Neighborhood by Amada Doyle (97.7866 DOY)
Wicked St. Louis by Janice Tremecar (977.866 TRE)
Shadow of the Titanic by Andrew Wilson (910.91634 WIL)

No comments:

Post a Comment