Thursday, November 3, 2011

Books and more!

New books are being churned out all the time at the Jessup Library!

There is definitely a music theme this go-around with titles like these.
From Pieces to Weight: Once Upon a Time in Southside Queens by 50 Cent
50 x 50: 50 Cent in His Own Words by 50 Cent
Decoded by Jay-Z
Lady Gaga: Behind the Fame by Emily Herbert
Bob Marley: The Untold Story by Chris Salewicz
Just Kids by Patti Smith
The Pop! Revolution: How an Unlikely Concatenation of Artists, Aficionados, Businessmen, Collectors, Critics, Curators, Dealers, and Hangers-on Radically Transformed the Art World by Alice Goldfarb Marquis

The World Series may be over, but we have plenty of baseball books to keep you satisfied until next season.
The Last Boy: Mickey Mantle and the End of America's Childhood
Steinbrenner: The Last Lion of Baseball
Sox and the City: A Fan's Love Affair with the White Sox from the Heartbreak of '67 to the Wizards of Oz
Red Sox Nation: An Unexpurgated History of the Boston Red Sox

Do you never have any time to do what you want? Then take a tip from Laura Vanderkam in 168 Hours: You Have More Time Than You Think.

And here's reason enough to continue playing video games: Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World by Jane McGonigal.

More students than ever have massive student loan debt. If you are one of them, then you should probably read The Student Loan Scam: The Most Oppressive Debt in U.S. History, and How We Can Fight Back by Alan Collinge.

This list barely scratches the surface, as usual. Check out all our great titles through either the new books list or catalog, and have a great rest of the week!