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Boys Among Men: How the Prep-to-Pro Generation Redefined the NBA and Sparked a Basketball Revolution by Jonathan Abrams (2016)
Reviewed by flemtastic on January 8, 2016 tagged nonfiction
The Boys in the Boat Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown (2013)
Reviewed by darcy on February 14, 2014 tagged history • nonfiction
How a rowing crew of working-class boys from the University of Washington took gold in the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
Buried Alive The Terrifying History of Our Most Primal Fear by Jan Bondeson (2001)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by guest on September 20, 2009 tagged history • 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
Can't we talk about something more PLEASANT? A Memoir by Roz Chast (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on December 5, 2014 tagged graphic novel • nonfiction
Cartoonist Roz Chast tries to deal with her proudly codependent parents as they age into their nineties.
CCCP Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed by Frederic Chaubin (2011)
Reviewed by robert on January 2, 2015 tagged art • coffee table book • nonfiction
A coffee table book featuring photographs of space age architecture from the last decades of the Soviet Union.
Change Your Underwear Twice a Week Lessons from the Golden Age of Classroom Filmstrips by Danny Gregory (2004)
Reviewed by darcy on April 24, 2015 tagged coffee table book • history • nonfiction
Characters in Action (Adventures in Cartooning) by James Sturm, Andrew Arnold, Alexis Frederick-Frost (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on January 17, 2014 tagged art • graphic novel • humor • nonfiction
Knight and her horse try to save the king from a mob, but stumble on an instructive movie audition.
The Chitlin' Circuit and the Road to Rock 'n' Roll by Preston Lauterbach (2011)
Reviewed by flemtastic on October 7, 2011 tagged history • nonfiction
Cinderella Ate My Daughter Dispatches from the Front Lines of the New Girlie-Girl Culture by Peggy Orenstein (2011)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 16, 2012 tagged coming of age • nonfiction
Circus Maximus The Economic Gamble Behind Hosting the Olympics and the World Cup by Andrew Zimbalist (2015)
Reviewed by flemtastic on April 24, 2015 tagged nonfiction
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.
Cockpit Confidential: Everything You Need to Know About Air Travel by Patrick Smith (2013)
Reviewed by lynn on January 29, 2016 tagged essays • nonfiction
Come as You Are The Surprising New Science That Will Transform Your Sex Life by Emily Nagoski (2015)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on July 24, 2015 tagged nonfiction • science
Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture What the World's Wildest Trade Show Can Tell Us about the Future of Entertainment by Rob Salkowitz (2012)
Reviewed by geneambaum on October 5, 2012 tagged nonfiction
Common College Sense The Visual Guide to Understanding Everyday Tasks for College Students by James Pannafino (2010)
Reviewed by billba on October 1, 2010 tagged nonfiction
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.
The Confidence Game: Why We Fall For It... Every Time by Maria Konnikova (2016)
Reviewed by flemtastic on February 5, 2016 tagged 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.
Cool Japan Guide: Fun in the Land of Manga, Lucky Cats and Ramen by Abby Denson (2014)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on April 15, 2016 tagged nonfiction
Critical Care A New Nurse Faces Death, Life, and Everything in Between by Theresa Brown (2010)
Reviewed by silver on June 18, 2010 tagged biography • nonfiction
Crochet One-Skein Wonders: 101 Projects From Crocheters Around the World by Judith Durant, Edie Eckman (2013)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on August 26, 2016 tagged nonfiction
Crochet with Color 25 Contemporary Projects for the Yarn Lover by Kazuko Ryokai (2012)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on September 13, 2013 tagged nonfiction
David and Goliath Underdog, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on May 16, 2014 tagged essays • nonfiction
Malcolm Gladwell explains how some people and organizations succeed against impossible odds.
Deadliest Sea The Untold Story Behind the Greatest Rescue in Coast Guard History by Kalee Thompson (2010)
Reviewed by flemtastic on October 8, 2010 tagged history • nonfiction
Deadly! The Truth About the Most Dangerous Creatures on Earth by Nicola Davies, Neal Layton (2013)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on December 20, 2013 tagged nonfiction • science
Electric eels. Exploding ants. Stabby falcons. Venomous jellyfish. Sharks won’t be scary anymore.
Deep Freediving, Renegade Science, and What the Ocean Tells Us about Ourselves by James Nestor (2014)
Reviewed by flemtastic on September 5, 2014 tagged nonfiction • science
An exploration of the origins, rules, and dangers of freediving.