by Harjo, Joy 811.6 HARJO

An American Sunrise : Poems

A stunning new volume from the first Native American Poet Laureate of the United States, informed by her tribal history and connection to the land.…

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by McWhirter, Cameron 305.8009 MCWHIRT

Red Summer : The Summer Of 1919 And The Awakening Of Black America

A narrative history of one of America's deadliest episodes of race riots and lynchings traces how black Americans were brutally targeted by anti-black uprisings that culminated in hundreds of deaths and set the stage for the civil rights movement.…

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by Petras, Kathryn 428.1 PETRAS

That Doesn't Mean What You Think It Means : The 150 Most Commonly Misused Words And Their Tangled Histories

"An entertaining and informative guide to the most common 150 words even smart people use incorrectly, along with pithy forays into their fascinating etymologies and tangled histories of use and misuse"--…

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by Alexander, Amir R. 516.009 ALEXAND

Proof! : How The World Became Geometrical

"An eye-opening narrative of how geometric principles fundamentally shaped our world"--…

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by Abbott, Karen 345.771 ABBOTT

The Ghosts Of Eden Park : The Bootleg King, The Women Who Pursued Him, And The Murder That Shocked Jazz- Age America

"A narrative history of George Remus, who the press called "king of the bootleggers," and a Jazz-Age murder trial"--…

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302.222 SIGNS
by Price, Leah 028 PRICE

What We Talk About When We Talk About Books : The History And Future Of Reading

In encounters with librarians, booksellers, and activists who are reinventing old ways of reading, Price offers fresh hope to bibliophiles and literature lovers alike.…

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by Wolman, David 978.719 WOLMAN

Aloha Rodeo : Three Hawaiian Cowboys, The World's Greatest Rodeo, And A Hidden History Of The American West

Traces the role of three Hawaiian cowboys who became champions at the 1908 Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo, detailing how their careers influenced post-annexation Hawaiian identity, island ranching, and the rodeo culture of Cheyenne.…

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by Newby, Kris 616.9246 NEWBY

Bitten : The Secret History Of Lyme Disease And Biological Weapons

"A deep dive into the history of chronic lyme disease that will make you question everything you knew about the disease and how to treat it"--…

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by Cink, Lorraine 741.5973 CINK

Powers Of A Girl : 65 Marvel Women Who Punched The Sky & Changed The Universe

Character guide to the women of the Marvel Universe, explaining their early lives and how they became superheroes.…

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by Kluger, Jeffrey J363.1241 KLUGER

Disaster Strikes! : The Most Dangerous Space Missions Of All Time

"A collection of stories about space missions gone wrong."--…

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by Sanders, Rob J323.3264 SANDERS

Stonewall : A Building. An Uprising. A Revolution.

Describes the Stonewall Riots in New York City in 1969, which sparked the gay liberation movement in the United States, and details the history of LGBTQ rights since the riots.…

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by Yazdani, Ashley Benham J974.71 YAZDANI

A Green Place To Be : The Creation Of Central Park

Nonfiction picture book tells the story of Central Park and how it was created out of barren swampland in the 1850s.…

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by Levin, Mark R. 070.4493 LEVIN
by Duncan, Dayton 781.642 DUNCAN

Country Music

The rich and colorful story of America's most popular music and the singers and songwriters who captivated, entertained, and consoled listeners throughout the 20th century--based on the upcoming eight-part film series to air on PBS in September 2019.…

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by Guinn, Jeff 917.3049 GUINN

The Vagabonds : The Story Of Henry Ford And Thomas Edison's Ten-year Road Trip

"A brilliant portrait of two American giants, Thomas Edison and Henry Ford, and America entering the automobile age, told through the fascinating but little-known narrative of the summer road trips taken by Edison and Ford"--…

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by Howe, Ben 277.3083 HOWE

The Immoral Majority : Why Evangelicals Chose Political Power Over Christian Values

Offers the history of the Christian Right and analyzes the rhetoric evangelical leaders use to convince Christians to stay with the Republican Party.…

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by Lepore, Jill 320.973 LEPORE