Here are some recently published and soon-to-be-published nonfiction titles, both hardcover and paperbacks.
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity Cover Image
$28.35
ISBN: 9781400067558
Availability: Special Order
Published: Random House - February 7th, 2012

Steve Jobs Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781451648539
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - October 24th, 2011

Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781594202995
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Press - August 23rd, 2011

Bossypants Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780316056878
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Reagan Arthur Books - January 3rd, 2012

Crazy Enough: A Memoir Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781439192405
Availability: Backordered
Published: Free Press - January 10th, 2012

We've got signed copies of Storm Large's memoir!!!


A History of the World in 100 Objects Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9780670022700
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Viking Books - October 27th, 2011

Thinking, Fast and Slow Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780374275631
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - October 25th, 2011

What It Is Like to Go to War Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780802119926
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - August 30th, 2011

Nonfiction title by the author of the bestselling novel Matterhorn, about Vietnam. (The author grew up in Seaside, Oregon!)


Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780385526265
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Published: Doubleday Books - September 20th, 2011

The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781439170915
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner Book Company - August 9th, 2011

Up the Capitol Steps: A Woman's March to the Governorship Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780870716102
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Oregon State University Press - October 1st, 2011

Just One Catch: A Biography of Joseph Heller Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780312596859
Availability: Special Order
Published: St. Martin's Press - August 2nd, 2011

Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World Cover Image
$27.25
ISBN: 9780393081817
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 3rd, 2011

Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781439190135
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Simon & Schuster - September 27th, 2011

1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780307265722
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - August 9th, 2011

Just My Type: A Book about Fonts Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9781592406524
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Gotham Books - September 1st, 2011

That Used to Be Us: How America Fell Behind in the World It Invented and How We Can Come Back Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374288907
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 5th, 2011

Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise and Fall of the Comanches, the Most Powerful Indian Tribe in American History Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781416591061
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner Book Company - May 10th, 2011

Drawing from Memory Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780545176866
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - September 1st, 2011

In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780307408846
Availability: Backordered
Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - May 10th, 2011

The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris Cover Image
$37.50
ISBN: 9781416571766
Availability: Special Order
Published: Simon & Schuster - May 24th, 2011

The story of American artists and scientists who lived and studied in Paris and how that experience led to change back home.


Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307279187
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - March 29th, 2011

Walking Home: A Traveler in the Alaskan Wilderness, a Journey Into the Human Heart Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781608194643
Availability: Special Order
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - May 10th, 2011

The Puppy Diaries: Raising a Dog Named Scout Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780805093421
Availability: Special Order
Published: Times Books - October 11th, 2011

Here Comes Trouble: Stories from My Life Cover Image
$28.34
ISBN: 9780446532242
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 13th, 2011

Storycraft: The Complete Guide to Writing Narrative Nonfiction Cover Image
$31.25
ISBN: 9780226318141
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: University of Chicago Press - July 15th, 2011

Sex at Dawn: How We Mate, Why We Stray, and What It Means for Modern Relationships Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780061707810
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - July 5th, 2011

Ryan read at our store last summer to a standing-room-only crowd from his book on the ancient roots of human sexuality. Now out in paperback.


The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780316051637
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 6th, 2011

Interestingly, books on the periodic table have been hot hot hot lately. Kean's is now available in paperback.


Jacqueline Kennedy: Historic Conversations on Life with John F. Kennedy [With 8 CD's] Cover Image
By Caroline Kennedy (Foreword by), Michael Beschloss (Introduction by)
$60.00
ISBN: 9781401324254
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Published: Hyperion Books - September 14th, 2011

At Home: A Short History of Private Life Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780767919395
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor Books - October 4th, 2011

Following Ezra: What One Father Learned about Gumby, Otters, Autism, and Love from His Extraordi Nary Son Cover Image
$15.75
ISBN: 9780451234636
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Berkley Books - September 6th, 2011

         

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