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Eyes Wide Open by Paul Fleischman (2014)
    Reviewed by craigseasholes on March 6, 2015 tagged nonfictionscience

Wrapping with Fabric Your Complete Guide to Furoshiki: The Japanese Art of Wrapping by Etsuko Yamada, Kanji Okamoto (2014)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on March 6, 2015 tagged artnonfiction

The QB The Making of Modern Quarterbacks by Bruce Feldman (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on February 20, 2015 tagged nonfiction

Good Manners for Nice People Who Sometimes Say F*ck by Amy Alkon (2014)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on February 13, 2015 tagged nonfiction

Year of the Dunk A Modest Defiance of Gravity by Asher Price (2015)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on February 6, 2015 tagged nonfiction

I Heart My Little A-Holes A bunch of holy-crap moments nobody ever told you about parenting by Karen Alpert (2014)
    Reviewed by darcy on January 16, 2015 tagged essaysnonfiction

No-Drama Discipline The Whole-Brain Way to Calm the Chaos and Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind by Daniel J. Siegel, Tina Payne Bryson (2014)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by saracole on January 16, 2015 tagged nonfictionscience

Contested Will Who Wrote Shakespeare? by James Shapiro (2010)
    Reviewed by robert on January 9, 2015 tagged literarynonfiction

Think Like a Freak The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain by Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner (2014)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on January 9, 2015 tagged essaysnonfiction

The Gifts of Imperfection Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are by Brené Brown (2010)
    Reviewed by lynn on January 9, 2015 tagged nonfiction

What We See When We Read by Peter Mendelsund (2014)
    Reviewed by wally on January 2, 2015 tagged nonfiction
    A journey through how we experience reading, particularly how we see characters and places.

CCCP Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed by Frederic Chaubin (2011)
    Reviewed by robert on January 2, 2015 tagged artcoffee table booknonfiction
    A coffee table book featuring photographs of space age architecture from the last decades of the Soviet Union.

Fire the Pretty Girl by John Morton (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on December 26, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    An entertaining look at one man’s struggles to make it in management and business.

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.

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 essaysnonfiction
    A collection of essays about baseball and its place in American life.

Can't we talk about something more PLEASANT? A Memoir by Roz Chast (2014)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on December 5, 2014 tagged graphic novelnonfiction
    Cartoonist Roz Chast tries to deal with her proudly codependent parents as they age into their nineties.

Learning to Walk in the Dark by Barbara Brown Taylor (2014)
    Reviewed by emilyjones on December 5, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    An exploration of darkness in all its forms, both physical and metaphysical.

The True American Murder and Mercy in Texas by Anand Giridharadas (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on November 28, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    After 9/11 Mark Stroman got the death sentence for hunting “Arabs." One of his victims begged the courts for mercy.

Claim of Privilege A Mysterious Plane Crash, a Landmark Supreme Court Case, and the Rise of State Secrets, by Barry Siegel (2008)
    Reviewed by lynn on November 28, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    The crash of an Air Force B-29 and the U.S. v. Reynolds decision, which allows the government to keep its secrets.

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.

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.

Alice Waters and the Trip to Delicious by Jacqueline Briggs Martin, Hayelin Choi (2014)
    Reviewed by craigseasholes on November 7, 2014 tagged cookbooknonfictionpicture book
    A trip with chef Alice Waters in her pursuit of fresh, local ingredients for her restaurant and her school programs.

Billion Dollar Painter The Triumph and Tragedy of Thomas Kinkade, Painter of Light by G. Eric Kuskey, Bettina Gilois (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on October 24, 2014 tagged artnonfiction
    The rise and fall of Thomas Kinkade, the Painter of Light, whose work made over $4 billion during his lifetime.

Harlan Ellison's Watching by Harlan Ellison (2008)
    Reviewed by lynn on October 24, 2014 tagged essaysnonfiction
    A collection of essays on film that are full of personal anecdotes, scathing criticism, and rants against ignorance.

As You Wish Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride by Cary Elwes, Joe Layden (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on October 3, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    A behind-the-scenes look at the making of The Princess Bride, including lots of Andre the Giant anecdotes.

Cast On, Bind Off by Leslie Ann Bestor (2012)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on September 19, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    An illustrated guide to fifty-four techniques to start and end knitting projects.

Naked and Marooned by Ed Stafford (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on September 12, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    To test himself, adventurer Ed Stafford spent 60 days naked and alone on a deserted island.

Infinite City A San Francisco Atlas by Rebecca Solnit (2010)
    Reviewed by wally on September 5, 2014 tagged artessaysnonfiction
    Cartographers, artists, and writers show views of San Francisco through unique maps and essays.

Deep Freediving, Renegade Science, and What the Ocean Tells Us about Ourselves by James Nestor (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on September 5, 2014 tagged nonfictionscience
    An exploration of the origins, rules, and dangers of freediving.

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 essaysnonfiction
    Highlights from Daniel Jones’s “Modern Love” column about love and romance in contemporary America.

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.

All The Truth Is Out The Week Politics Went Tabloid by Matt Bai (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on August 29, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    The truth about the Gary Hart / Donna Rice scandal that erupted during the 1988 Presidential race.

Never Mind The Bullocks One Girl's 10,000 km Adventure around India in the World's Cheapest Car by Vanessa Able (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on August 29, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    A travel writer’s adventures driving the world’s cheapest car around India by herself.

The Hotel on Place Vendome Life, Death, and Betrayal at the Hotel Ritz in Paris by Tilar J. Mazzeo (2014)
    Reviewed by wally on August 22, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    Everyone who is anyone stayed at the Hotel Ritz in Paris in the first half of the 20th century.

Flash Boys A Wall Street Revolt by Michael Lewis (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on August 15, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    How the NYSE and other exchanges are rigged against smaller traders.

Pretty Good Number One An American Family Eats Tokyo by Matthew Amster-Burton (2013)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on August 15, 2014 tagged cookbooknonfiction
    An American family spends a month in Tokyo eating the best, worst, and most Japanese foods they can find.

Enduring Courage Ace Pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the Dawn of the Age of Speed by John F. Ross (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on August 15, 2014 tagged biographynonfiction
    Eddie Rickenbacker was a mechanic, race driver, WWI ace, automobile manufacturer, and president of Eastern Airlines.

Knitting Yarns Writers on Knitting by Ann Hood (2014)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on August 1, 2014 tagged essaysnonfiction
    Writers write about why they knit: stress relief, connecting with friends, grief, and getting through crises.

Raising My Rainbow Adventures in Raising a Fabulous, Gender Creative Son by Lori Duron (2013)
    Reviewed by dawnrutherford on August 1, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    As C.J. got older, he wanted only “girl” things, and his parents struggled with the best way to raise him.

Inside the Vault The True Story of a Master Bank Burglar by Amil Dinsio (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on August 1, 2014 tagged mysterynonfiction
    The story of two brothers who planned and executed an epic bank robbery after a tip from Jimmy Hoffa.

Learn to Program Second Edition by Chris Pine (2009)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on July 25, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    A thorough but lighthearted approach to learning programming using the language Ruby.

Gaysia Adventures in the Queer East by Benjamin Law (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on July 4, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    A gay Australian travels around Asia to see how gays are viewed and treated in different countries.

Hippos Can’t Swim and other fun facts by Lara Lyn DiSiena, Hannah Eliot, Pete Oswald (2014)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on July 4, 2014 tagged nonfictionpicture book
    A fun, illustrated book of odd facts about animals we think we already know.

The Hippest Trip in America Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture and Style by Nelson George (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on June 27, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    The history of the influential TV show Soul Train and its influence on American culture.

See How Much You Love Me by Amber Hunt (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on June 20, 2014 tagged coming of agemysterynonfiction
    Teen Tyler Hadley invited his friends to a party at his house. Then he killed his mother and father with a hammer.

The Webcomics handbook by Brad Guigar (2014)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on June 20, 2014 tagged artcomic stripsnonfiction
    How to make your own webcomic, from writing and drawing to technical details to making money.

Why We Get Fat And What To Do About It by Gary Taubes (2011)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on June 13, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    The conventional wisdom on weight loss is not supported by science or history. Here’s what is.

Drama High The Incredible True Story of a Brilliant Teacher, a Struggling Town, and the Magic of Theater by Michael Sokolove (2013)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on June 6, 2014 tagged coming of agenonfiction
    A journalist revisits high school to showcase a drama teacher’s impact on students over a forty-year career.

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 biographycoming of agenonfiction
    Autism kept Naoki from communicating with his family, but he learned to write and published this book about himself.

The Visual Display of Quantitative Information by Edward R. Tufte (2001)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on May 30, 2014 tagged nonfiction
    How to convey numerical data as effectively and meaningfully as possible.

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