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Fanaticus: Mischief and Madness in the Modern Sports Fan by Justine Gubar (2015)
Reviewed by flemtastic on August 7, 2015 tagged nonfiction
The Webcomics handbook by Brad Guigar (2014)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on June 20, 2014 tagged art • comic strips • nonfiction
How to make your own webcomic, from writing and drawing to technical details to making money.
For the Love of Baseball A Celebration of the Game That Connects Us All by Lee Gutkind, Andrew Blauner (2014)
Reviewed by danritchie on December 12, 2014 tagged essays • nonfiction
A collection of essays about baseball and its place in American life.
The Ten Cent Plague The Great Comic-Book Scare and How It Changed America by David Hajdu (2008)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by guest on August 17, 2008 tagged graphic novel • nonfiction
Console Wars Sega, Nintendo, and the Battle that Defined a Generation by Blake J. Harris (2014)
Reviewed by flemtastic on May 30, 2014 tagged nonfiction
How Sega took on Nintendo in the early 1990s.
Vertical Vegetables and Fruit Creative Gardening Techniques for Growing Up in Small Spaces by Rhonda Massingham Hart (2011)
Reviewed by silver on March 16, 2012 tagged nonfiction
The Reason I Jump The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old-Boy with Autism by Naoki Higashida, David Mitchell, KA Yoshida (2013)
Reviewed by dawnrutherford on June 6, 2014 tagged biography • coming of age • nonfiction
Autism kept Naoki from communicating with his family, but he learned to write and published this book about himself.
Bad Girls of the Bible: And What We Can Learn From Them by Liz Curtis Higgs (2013)
Reviewed by sarahevans on February 19, 2016 tagged nonfiction
John Hughes: A Life in Film: The Genius Behind Ferris Bueller, The Breakfast Club, Home Alone, and more by Kirk Honeycutt (2015)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by emilyreads on January 15, 2016 tagged biography • nonfiction
Knitting Yarns Writers on Knitting by Ann Hood (2014)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on August 1, 2014 tagged essays • nonfiction
Writers write about why they knit: stress relief, connecting with friends, grief, and getting through crises.
Unknown Pleasures Inside Joy Division by Peter Hook (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on February 22, 2013 tagged biography • nonfiction
The story of the influential band Joy Division, from its early days to lead singer Ian Curtis’s suicide.
The Tree Lady by H. Joseph Hopkins, Jill McElmurry (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on January 31, 2014 tagged nonfiction • picture book
Katherine Olivia Sessions transformed San Diego into a beautiful place by planting trees.
Imperfect Harmony Finding Happiness Singing with Others by Stacy Horn (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on February 28, 2014 tagged nonfiction
An amateur choral singer explores the joy of singing together.
Shady Characters The Secret Life of Punctuation, Symbols & Other Typographical Marks by Keith Houston (2013)
Reviewed by robert on November 7, 2014 tagged nonfiction
Stories of how punctuation symbols were born and developed.
See How Much You Love Me by Amber Hunt (2014)
Reviewed by flemtastic on June 20, 2014 tagged coming of age • mystery • nonfiction
Teen Tyler Hadley invited his friends to a party at his house. Then he killed his mother and father with a hammer.
World Peace and Other 4th Grade Achievements by John Hunter (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on August 29, 2014 tagged nonfiction
A veteran teacher shares what he’s learned by having his students play a game to solve the world’s crises.
What Caesar Did for My Salad The Curious Stories Behind Our Favorite Foods by Albert Jack (2011)
Reviewed by sharonlevin on January 18, 2013 tagged nonfiction
Slow Getting Up A Story of NFL Survival from the Bottom of the Pile by Nate Jackson (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on December 13, 2013 tagged biography • nonfiction
Nate Jackson’s NFL tell-all focuses on the less glamorous, impersonal, boring side of playing pro football.
Lincoln's Flying Spies Thaddeus Lowe and the Civil War Balloon Corps by Gail Jarrow (2010)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on May 27, 2011 tagged history • nonfiction
High Society The Central Role of Mind-Altering Drugs in History, Science and Culture by Mike Jay (2010)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on July 29, 2011 tagged history • nonfiction
Bookshelf by Alex Johnson (2012)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on July 26, 2013 tagged coffee table book • nonfiction
Amazing bookshelves that are cow-shaped, invisible, round, tree-like, steps, straps, sticks, and squishy.
Perfect Chaos A Daughter's Journey to Survive Bipolar, a Mother's Struggle to Save Her by Linea Johnson, Cinda Johnson (2012)
Reviewed by silver on October 12, 2012 tagged biography • nonfiction
The Ultimate Survival Manual 333 Skills That Will Get You Out Alive by Rich Johnson (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on July 6, 2012 tagged nonfiction
Love Illuminated Exploring Life’s Most Mystifying Subject (With the Help of 50,000 Strangers) by Daniel Jones (2014)
Reviewed by emilyreads on September 5, 2014 tagged essays • nonfiction
Highlights from Daniel Jones’s “Modern Love” column about love and romance in contemporary America.
Wrestling Reality The Life and Mind of Chris Kanyon, Wrestling's Gay Superstar by Chris Kanyon, Ryan Clark (2011)
Reviewed by flemtastic on December 30, 2011 tagged biography • nonfiction
Grey Wolves The U-Boat War 1939-1945 by Philip Kaplan (2014)
Reviewed by flemtastic on November 14, 2014 tagged nonfiction
During WWII, German U-boats sank 2,779 ships, though most of the sailors who crewed the submarines didn’t survive.
The Confidence Code The Science and Art of Self-Assurance -- What Women Should Know by Katty Kay, Claire Shipman (2014)
Reviewed by emilyreads on December 12, 2014 tagged nonfiction
An exploration of the nature of confidence as it relates to women in the workplace.
Pink is for Blobfish: Discovering the World's Perfectly Pink Animals by Jess Keating, David DeGrand (2016)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by sarahhunt on October 14, 2016 tagged coffee table book • nonfiction • picture book • science
In the President’s Secret Service Behind the Scenes With Agents in the Line of Fire and the Presidents They Protect by Ronald Kessler (2010)
Reviewed by flemtastic on February 18, 2011 tagged history • nonfiction
Sew Adorkable: 15 DIY Projects to Keep You Out of Trouble -- Quilts, Clothes, & Gear for the Chic Geek by Samarra Khaja (2015)
Reviewed by snow on May 27, 2016 tagged nonfiction