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Everything You Wanted to Know about Indians But Were Afraid to Ask by Anton Treuer (2012)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by saracole on June 26, 2015 tagged history • nonfiction
The Great American Cereal Book How Breakfast Got Its Crunch by Marty Gitlin, Topher Ellis (2012)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on November 2, 2012 tagged 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.
Robbers! True Stories of the World's Most Notorious Thieves (It Actually Happened) by Andreas Schroeder, Rémy Simard (2012)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on August 28, 2015 tagged chapter book • history • nonfiction
Mean Moms Rule Why Doing the Hard Stuff Now Creates Good Kids Later by Denise Schipani (2012)
Reviewed by emilyreads on May 2, 2014 tagged nonfiction
A manifesto for parents who need to stop catering to their kids’ every whim and relax.
Geek Chic Crochet 35 Retro-Inspired Projects That Are Off the Hook by Nicki Trench (2012)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on November 1, 2013 tagged nonfiction
Vintage crochet meets trendy London looks.
How To Be A World Explorer (Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents) by (2012)
Reviewed by darcy on July 12, 2013 tagged nonfiction
The Lovely Horrible Stuff by Eddie Campbell (2012)
Reviewed by emilyreads on January 17, 2014 tagged biography • graphic novel • nonfiction
Eddie Campbell meditates on his personal finances and the huge stone currency once used on Yap.
Part Wild Caught Between the Worlds of Wolves and Dogs by Ceiridwen Terrill (2012)
Reviewed by darcy on December 20, 2013 tagged biography • nonfiction
Terrill sees the beauty in her adopted wolf-dog puppy even when others worry he’s a monster.
Why Is the Penis Shaped Like That? And Other Reflections on Being Human by Jesse Bering (2012)
Reviewed by sharonlevin on September 27, 2013 tagged nonfiction • science
The Lost Bank The Story of Washington Mutual -- The Biggest Bank Failure in American History by Kirsten Grind (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on December 13, 2013 tagged history • nonfiction
How hubris, greed, dysfunction, and just plain bad leadership brought down Washington Mutual Bank.
Practical Paleo a customized approach to health and a whole-foods lifestyle by Diane Sanfilippo (2012)
Reviewed by saracole on October 4, 2013 tagged cookbook • nonfiction
Scaling Force Dynamic Decision-Making Under Threat of Violence by Rory Miller, Lawrence A. Kane (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on January 11, 2013 tagged nonfiction
Improv Sewing A Freeform Approach To Creative Techniques: 101 Fast, Fun and Fearless Projects by Nicole Blum, Debra Immergut (2012)
Reviewed by darcy on January 11, 2013 tagged nonfiction
How the SEC Became Goliath The Making of College Football's Most Dominant Conference by Ray Glier (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on January 18, 2013 tagged nonfiction
The Half-life of Facts Why everything we know has an expiration date by Samuel Arbesman (2012)
Reviewed by wally on November 22, 2013 tagged nonfiction
Arbesman’s history of information shows that facts change as we examine them and adapt to an ever-changing world.
Superman Versus the Ku Klux Klan The True Story of How the Iconic Superhero Battled the Men of Hate by Rick Bowers (2012)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on January 18, 2013 tagged nonfiction • superhero
Monty Python's Flying Circus Complete and Annotated...All the Bits by Monty Python, Luke Dempsey (2012)
Reviewed by billba on February 1, 2013 tagged coffee table book • humor • nonfiction
Every word from every episode of *Monty Python's Flying Circus*, annotated, with photos.
The Holy or the Broken Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley, and the Unlikely Ascent of "Hallelujah" by Alan Light (2012)
Reviewed by ang on February 8, 2013 tagged nonfiction
The origin of Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah" and its numerous, nuanced reinterpretations.
The Longest Way Home One Man’s Quest for the Courage to Settle Down by Andrew McCarthy (2012)
Reviewed by sharonlevin on February 8, 2013 tagged biography • nonfiction
After life as a teen idol, Andrew McCarthy avoids settling down by becoming a globe-trotting travel writer.
Crochet with Color 25 Contemporary Projects for the Yarn Lover by Kazuko Ryokai (2012)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on September 13, 2013 tagged nonfiction
Knitmare on Elm Street 20 Projects That Go Bump In The Night by Hannah Simpson (2012)
Reviewed by darcy on March 1, 2013 tagged horror • nonfiction
Photographs and easy instructions for how to knit zombies, vampires and other monsters.
Eat Like a Dinosaur Recipe & Guidebook for Gluten-Free Kids by Stacy Toth, Matthew McCarry (2012)
Reviewed by saracole on June 21, 2013 tagged cookbook • nonfiction
We Learn Nothing Essays and Cartoons by Tim Kreider (2012)
Reviewed by geneambaum on March 22, 2013 tagged comic strips • essays • humor • nonfiction
Columnist and cartoonist Tim Kreider’s funny, moving essays and comics about family, friends, and relationships.
Quilt It with Love The Project Linus Story: 20+ Quilt Patterns & Stories to Warm Your Heart by Mary Balagna, Carol Babbitt (2012)
Reviewed by snow on August 16, 2013 tagged nonfiction
The Year of Learning Dangerously Adventures in Homeschooling by Quinn Cummings (2012)
Reviewed by snow on April 26, 2013 tagged nonfiction
A mother homeschools her smart, creative, manipulative daughter.
Leaving Mundania Inside the Transformative World of Live Action Role-Playing Game by Lizzie Stark (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on May 18, 2012 tagged 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
Buried in the Sky The Extraordinary Story of the Sherpa Climbers on K2’s Deadliest Day by Peter Zuckerman, Amanda Padoan (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on July 27, 2012 tagged nonfiction
Heads in Beds A Reckless Memoir of Hotels, Hustles, and So-Called Hospitality by Jacob Tomsky (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on August 3, 2012 tagged humor • nonfiction
Final Victory FDR's Extraordinary World War II Presidential Campaign by Stanley Weintraub (2012)
Reviewed by billba on May 4, 2012 tagged history • nonfiction
Retail Truths The Unconventional Wisdom of Retailing by Chip Averwater (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on April 27, 2012 tagged nonfiction
Boom, Bust, Boom A Story About Copper, the Metal that Runs the World by Bill Carter (2012)
Reviewed by flemtastic on August 24, 2012 tagged nonfiction