January 13, 2016

Check Out These New Titles for Adults!

Call Me Home
Megan Kruse
In this debut novel, Kruse, a Pacific Northwest native, constructs a powerful narrative about family, sexuality, and the choices we make as we navigate our daily lives. 

What if? Serious Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
Randall Munroe
This fascinating title (from the author of the web comic XKCD) scientifically answers questions like “What if I took a swim in a spent nuclear fuel pool?” and “How much Force power can Yoda output?” Seriously.

The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism
Edward E. Baptist
This groundbreaking book emphasizes the deep connections between slavery and the creation of the modern American economy, informed by the perspectives of slaves, entrepreneurs, the media, and many more.

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