Wednesday, February 22, 2023

New Nonfiction

“James Clear, an expert on habit formation, reveals practical strategies that will teach you how to form good habits, break bad ones, and master the tiny behaviors that lead to remarkable results. He draws on proven ideas from biology and neuroscience to create an easy-to-understand guide.”- WorldCat
“A young adult edition of the best-selling classic about the Holocaust and finding meaning in suffering, with a photo insert, a glossary of terms, a chronology of Frankl’s life, and supplementary letters and speeches.” -Amazon
“The WWII German army used the Colditz Castle, one of history's most notorious prisons, to hold defiant Allied captives. The author portrays the POWs who tried relentlessly to escape their Nazi captors.” -WorldCat
“This book outlines the laws of power in their unvarnished essence, synthesizing the philosophies of Machiavelli, Sun-Tzu, Carl von Clausewitz, and other infamous strategists. This volume will fascinate any reader interested in gaining, observing, or defending against ultimate control.” -WorldCat
“Charlie Mackesy offers inspiration and hope in uncertain times in this beautiful book, following the tale of a curious boy, a greedy mole, a wary fox and a wise horse who find themselves together in sometimes difficult terrain, sharing their greatest fears and biggest discoveries.” -Amazon
“Clearly explaining more than 100 groundbreaking ideas in the field, The Psychology Book uses accessible text and easy-to-follow graphics and illustrations to explain the complex theoretical and experimental foundations of psychology.” -Amazon
“As told by award-winning author Donald J. Savoie, and featuring a dozen photos from Bragg’s personal archive, this is the story of a tremendous business success born and grown in the Maritimes—one that is sure to inspire the next generation of Maritime entrepreneurs." -WorldCat
“An inspiring memoir of resilience by a young survivor of the war in Ukraine, as told through her diary entries—a harrowing and ultimately hopeful survival story.” -Amazon