April 2018 Nonfiction

April's nonfiction was dominated by politics and environment in both hardcover and paperback. 

Textual Studies of the Doctrine and Covenants: The Plural Marriage Revelation Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781589586901
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Published: Greg Kofford Books, Inc. - February 5th, 2018

Joseph Smith's July 12, 1843, revelation on plural marriage was the last of his formal written revelations and a transformational moment in Mormonism.


A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250192455
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Published: Flatiron Books - April 17th, 2018

In his book, former FBI director James Comey shares his never-before-told experiences from some of the highest-stakes situations of his career in the past two decades of American government, exploring what good, ethical leadership looks like, and how it drives sound decisions.


Home Waters: A Year of Recompenses on the Provo River Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781607810230
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Published: University of Utah Press - October 31st, 2010

People who flyfish know that a favorite river bend, a secluded spot in moving waters, can feel like home—a place you know intimately and intuitively.


Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399590504
Availability: Backordered
Published: Random House - February 20th, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, AND BOSTON GLOBE BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW • ONE OF PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA’S FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR • BILL GATES’S HOLIDAY READING LIST • FINALIST FOR THE NATIO


You Are a Badass®: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780762447695
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Published: Running Press Adult - April 23rd, 2013

YOU ARE A BADASS IS THE SELF-HELP BOOK FOR PEOPLE WHO DESPERATELY WANT TO IMPROVE THEIR LIVES BUT DON'T WANT TO GET BUSTED DOING IT.


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The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781455540013
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 5th, 2017

NAMED A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2017

#1 New York Times and #1 Wall Street Journal bestseller!

A Best Book of 2017 from the Boston Globe

One of the 12 Best Books of the Year from National Geographic


Women & Power: A Manifesto Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781631494758
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - December 12th, 2017

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307742483
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Published: Vintage - April 3rd, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER   -  NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST 

A New York Times Notable Book


Silent Spring Cover Image
By Rachel Carson, Linda Lear (Introduction by), Edward O. Wilson (Afterword by)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780618249060
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Published: Mariner Books - October 22nd, 2002

Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring was first published in three serialized excerpts in the New Yorker in June of 1962. The book appeared in September of that year and the outcry that followed its publication forced the banning of DDT and spurred revolutionary changes in the laws affecting our air, land, and water.


Walden and Civil Disobedience Cover Image
By Henry David Thoreau, W. S. Merwin (Introduction by), William Howarth (Afterword by)
$5.95
ISBN: 9780451532169
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Published: Signet - July 3rd, 2012

Henry David Thoreau reflects on life, politics, and society in these two inspiring masterworks: Walden and Civil Disobedience.