Nonfiction Roundup: September 2017

Posted on Monday, September 4, 2017 by Kirk

Here is a quick look at the most noteworthy nonfiction titles being released in September. Visit our catalog for a more extensive list.

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What Happened book cover

What Happened” by Hillary Rodham Clinton

This book is a reflection on the former first lady’s unsuccessful bid to become president, examining the trials and tribulations she faced during the campaign, the lessons that can be learned from the election and how she has bounced back following her loss.

 

 

Braving the Wilderness book coverBraving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone” by Brene Brown

The influential speaker and writer redefines what it means to belong in this age of disconnection and polarization and provides counsel on how to find true belonging while also remaining true to oneself.

 

Ranger Games book coverRanger Games: A Story of Soldiers, Family and an Inexplicable Crime” by Ben Blum

An investigation into what caused the author’s cousin, who had always dreamed of becoming a U. S. Army Ranger, to join two fellow soldiers and two strangers in an armed bank robbery just days before being deployed to Iraq.

 

 

Last Castle book coverThe Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss and American Royalty in the Nation’s Largest Home” by Denise Kiernan

The author of “The Girls of Atomic City” presents the intriguing history of Biltmore, the largest private residence ever constructed in the United States, and its owners, the Vanderbilts, from the Gilded Age to the present.

 

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