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Central Piedmont Library - New Titles: November 2019

A list of new materials added to the library collection each month. Click the title to see more information about it, to place a request, or begin using it.

B: Philosophy, Psychology, Religion,Ethics

BF637.S4 R5736 2019  (It's great to) suck at something : the unexpected joy of wiping out and what it can teach us about patience, resilience, and the stuff that really matters / Karen Rinaldi



BF637.S8 W3285 2019  Life is a startup : what founders can teach us about making choices and managing change / Noam Wasserman



​BF81 .O24 2018  Our minds, our selves : a brief history of psychology / Keith Oatley




BH301.C4 M39 2019  The power of cute / Simon May




​BJ47 .S55 2019  Atheist overreach : what atheism can't deliver / Christian Smith




BL65.P7 S26 2019  America's religious wars : the embattled heart of our public life / Kathleen M. Sands




​B3317 .G5155 2017  Nietzsche's final teaching / Michael Allen Gillespie




​BF1611 .K84 2019  Experiencing the impossible : the science of magic / Gustav Kuhn




BF637.C45 F54 2018  The serious business of small talk : becoming fluent, comfortable, and charming / Carol A. Fleming




BF723.F35 W45 2019  The complete father : essential concepts and archetypes / Michael O. Weiner and Les Paul Gallo-Silver




BL2441.3 .P56 2004  Handbook of Egyptian mythology / Geraldine Pinch




​BL504 .P76 2019  Morbid magic : death spirituality & culture from around the world / Tomais Prower




​BX5145 .C86 2018  The Book of common prayer : a very short introduction / Brian Cummings

C & D: World History

DS35.74.U6 S66 2019  Why do they hate us? : making peace with the Muslim world / Steve Slocum

E & F: American History & Western Hemisphere

E179.5 .G76 2019  The end of the myth : from the frontier to the border wall in the mind of America / Greg Grandin




E184.A1 K344 2019  How to be an antiracist / Ibram X. Kendi




E185.86 .H379 2019  Wayward lives, beautiful experiments : intimate histories of social upheaval / Saidiya Hartman




E185.93.M6 T45 2019  Remembering Emmett Till / Dave Tell




​F213 .H768 2019  Spying on the South : an odyssey across the American divide / Tony Horwitz




​F3081 .R43 2019  The history of Chile / John L. Rector




​E441 .J33 2019  Force and freedom : black abolitionists and the politics of violence / Kellie Carter Jackson




E99.C5 I74 2019  Eastern Cherokee stories : a living oral tradition and its cultural continuance / Sandra Muse Isaacs ; foreword by Joyce Dugan

G: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation

​GE230 .W375 2019  A terrible thing to waste : environmental racism and its assault on the American mind / Harriet A. Washington




​GV425 .L36 2018 The design of childhood : how the material world shapes independent kids / Alexandra Lange




​GT4803 .C49 2018  Chase's calendar of events 2019 : the ultimate go-to guide for special days, weeks and months




​GV1111 .L4825 2016  Complete krav maga : the ultimate guide to over 250 self-defense and combative techniques / Darren Levine and John Whitman ; foreword by Bas Rutten



​GV709 .S38 2018  Women's sports : what everyone needs to know / Jaime Schultz

H: Social Sciences: Business, Economics, Sociology

​HB3722 .V338 2019  A brief history of doom : two hundred years of financial crises / Richard Vague




​HD2785 .L456 2019  Radical candor : be a kick-ass boss without losing your humanity / Kim Scott




HD9999.C9472 W353 2018  Digital renaissance : what data and economics tell us about the future of popular culture / Joel Waldfogel



​HM742 .B465 2019  It came from something awful : how a toxic troll army accidentally memed Donald Trump into office / Dale Beran



​HQ1237 .C75 2019  Invisible women : data bias in a world designed for men / Caroline Criado Perez




HQ799.2.V56 K68 2019  An American summer : love and death in Chicago / Alex Kotlowitz




​HT1506 .S25 2019  Superior : the return of race science / Angela Saini




HV6248.H4527 C64 2019  The last pirate of New York : a ghost ship, a killer, and the birth of a gangster nation / Rich Cohen




HV6432.7 .Z835 2019  Fall and rise : the story of 9/11 / Mitchell Zuckoff




HV6465.S6 G73 2019  They stole him out of jail : Willie Earle, South Carolina's last lynching victim / William B. Gravely




​HV6626 .H3249 2019  Gender, power, and violence : responding to sexual and intimate partner violence in society today / Angela J. Hattery and Earl Smith



HV6773.54.C43 H39 2019  Grace will lead us home : the Charleston Church Massacre and the hard, inspiring journey to forgiveness / Jennifer Berry Hawes



​HX418 .L68 2019  Maoism : a global history / Julia Lovell




HD58.8 .C6567 2005  Appreciative inquiry : a positive revolution in change / David L. Cooperrider & Diana Whitney




​HQ1090 .L675 2019  Awards for good boys : tales of dating, double standards, and doom / Shelby Lorman




​HQ1206 .T69 2019  Geek girls don't cry : real-life lessons from fictional female characters / Andrea Towers




HQ73.3.U6 F86 2019  The book of pride : LGBTQ heroes who changed the world / Mason Funk


J: Political Science

JC573.2.U6 W54 2019  The conservative sensibility / George F. Will.




​JF799 .F85 2018  Identity : the demand for dignity and the politics of resentment / Francis Fukuyama




​JK1896 .W37 2019  Why they marched : untold stories of the women who fought for the right to vote / Susan Ware




​JK275 .C645 2019  Clear and present safety : the world has never been better and why that matters to Americans / Michael A. Cohen and Micah Zenko



​JK609 .C59 2019  Accidental presidents : eight men who changed America / Jared Cohen

K: Law

​KF4150 .S36 2019  Troublemakers : students' rights and racial justice in the long 1960s / Kathryn Schumaker




​KF3821 .F55 2018  Law, liability, and ethics for medical office professionals / Myrtle Flight, Wendy Mia Pardew

L: Education

​LB2336 .F57 2018  Fixing the college fundraising crunch / editors Liz McMillen and Stacy Palmer




LB2343.4 .L56 2019  The truth about student success : myths, realities, and 30 practices that are working / the Chronicle of Higher Education



​LB2369 .T82 2019  Student's guide to writing college papers / Kate L. Turabian ; revised by Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams, Joseph Bizup, William T. Fitzgerald, and the University of Chicago Press editorial staff



LB2395.7 .S444 2018  The new generation of students : how colleges can recruit, teach, and serve Gen Z / Jeffrey J. Selingo




​LB1065 .C68 2018  Mindfulness for students / Stella Cottrell




LB3013.32 .S3473 2019  School shootings / Lisa Idzikowski, Book Editor




LC212.4 .A398 2012  On being included : racism and diversity in institutional life / Sara Ahmed


M: Music

ML3917.U6 S85 2019  Which side are you on? : 20th century American history in 100 protest songs / James Sullivan ; foreword by Reverend Lennox Yearwood and Bill McKibben

P: Language, Literature

P120.I6 M28 2019  Because internet : understanding the new rules of language / Gretchen McCulloch




P95.82.U6 T35 2019  Hate Inc. : why today's media makes us despise one another / Matt Taibbi




PR9199.3.A8 T478 2019  The testaments / Margaret Atwood




PS3513.E2 Z687 2019  Becoming Dr. Seuss : Theodor Geisel and the making of an American imagination / Brian Jay Jones




PS3558.O467 A6 2017  Beneath the bamboo sky : poems & pieces on loss and consolation / Irene Blair Honeycutt




PS3613.I5445 C57 2018  Circe / Madeline Miller




PC4120.M3 H37 2017  Spanish for health care professionals / William C. Harvey, M.S.




PN1995.9.M86 S73 2019  A Star is born




PN1995.9.T684 B45 2019  Transgender cinema / Rebecca Bell-Metereau




​PN1997 .B666 2005  Boogeyman




PN1997.2 .H35 2010  Halloween II (2009)




​PN2061 .R745 2019  Michael Chekhov's acting technique : a practitioner's guide / Sinead Rushe




PR6029.R8 N543 2019  The ministry of truth : the biography of George Orwell's 1984 / Dorian Lynskey




PS3515.E37 A15 2003  The complete short stories of Ernest Hemingway / Ernest Hemingway




PS374.F27 T475 2019  The dark fantastic : race and the imagination from Harry Potter to The hunger games / Ebony Elizabeth Thomas



PZ7 .F69 Fo 2012  The fox and the stork: an Aesop's fable


PZ7 .H16 Ha 2012  Ham with jam?



PZ7.1 .L59 2019  Llama Llama dance recital fun / based on the bestselling children's book series by Anna Dewdney




PZ8.1.G25 .G5 2007  The gingerbread boy / Paul Galdone

Q: Mathematics, Computer Science, Sciences

​QA117 .H78  Contemporary's number power 2 : fractions, decimals, and percents / Jerry Howett




​QA155 .M583  Contemporary's number power 3 : algebra / Robert Mitchell




​QC127 .H24 1995  Schaum's outline of theory and problems of beginning physics I : mechanics and heat / Alvin Halpern




QL31.M53 S53 2018  The girl who drew butterflies : how Maria Merian's art changed science / Joyce Sidman




QP360.5 .R57 2019  Gender and our brains : how new neuroscience explodes the myths of the male and female minds / Gina Rippon



QA303.2 .F47 2019  Calculus simplified / Oscar E. Fernandez


R: Medicine, Nursing

R855.3 .M3774 2018  Debating modern medical technologies : the politics of safety, effectiveness, and patient access / Karen J. Maschke and Michael K. Gusmano




RC480.8 .G68 2019  Maybe you should talk to someone : a therapist, her therapist, and our lives revealed / Lori Gottlieb




RC568.O45 R54 2019  In pain : a bioethicist's personal struggle with opioids / Travis Rieder




RS55.2 .E23 2019  Bottle of lies : the inside story of the generic drug boom / Katherine Eban




RT86.7 .G78 2018  Infiltrating healthcare : how marketing works underground to influence nurses / Quinn Grundy




​RA638 .H38 2019  Anti/vax : reframing the vaccination controversy / Bernice L. Hausman




RC552.P67 J35 2019  The unspeakable mind : stories of trauma and healing from the frontlines of PTSD science / Shaili Jain




​RC554 .M223 2019  Personality disorders : elements, history, examples, and research / Vera Sonja Maass




RC606.54 .H88 2019  A reason to live : HIV and animal companions / Vicki Hutton




RM301.12 .V35 2019  Davis's drug guide for nurses / April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski ; contributing editor, Courtney Quiring




RT48.6 .C39 2017  Nursing diagnosis : application to clinical practice / [edited by] Lynda Juall Carpenito, et al




​RT68 .B68 2016  Math for nurses : a pocket guide to dosage calculation and drug preparation / Mary Jo Boyer, RN, PhD, et al





RT86.54 .T73 2017  Transcultural nursing : assessment & intervention / Joyce Newman Giger, EdD, APRN, BC, FAAN,et al



​RT89 .M387 2017  Leadership roles and management functions in nursing : theory and application / Bessie L. Marquis, Carol J. Huston

T: Technology

TD883.1 .G37 2019  Choked : life and breath in the age of air pollution / Beth Gardiner




TK5105.8868.Y68 S76 2019  YouTubers : how Youtube shook up TV and created a new generation of stars / Chris Stokel-Walker




T14.5 .B745 2018  New dark age : technology and the end of the future / James Bridle

Z: Publishing, Library Science, Information Resources

Z675.U5 O15 2017  Academic library value : the impact starter kit / Megan Oakleaf




​Z731 .A47 Library and book trade almanac. (2019)

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