New Adult Non-fiction
Places I stopped on the way home : a memoir of chaos and grace
"In Places I Stopped on the Way Home, Meg Fee plots a decade of her life in New York City--from falling in love at the Lincoln Center to escaping the roommate (and bedbugs) from hell on Thompson Street, chasing false promises on 66th Street and the wrong men everywhere to finding true friendships over glasses of wine in Harlem and Greenwich Village. Weaving together her joys and sorrows, expectations and uncertainties, aspirations and realities, the result is an exhilarating collection of essays about love and friendship, failure and suffering, and above all hope. Join Meg on her heart-wrenching journey, as she cuts the difficult path to finding herself and finding home."--From publisher.
Animal kind : lessons on love, fear and friendship from the the animals in our lives
Our animal companions offer inspiration, friendship, health, and rela0life opportunities for recovery that we can't achieve without them. In Animal Kind, Emma "Em" Lock, animal education on YouTube and former zookeeper, shares stories of the incredible ways that animals keep us healthy and happy, physically and mentally. You'll be inspired by tales of remarkable recovery from a woman putting the pieces of her life back together after her husband's infidelity with the help of a new feathered friend, to a surprisingly trainable (and grouchy) tortoise named Bubbles" -- back cover.
Susanna Moodie : roughing it in the bush
This graphic novel was inspired by British-born Susanna Strickland Moodie, who settled in Canada in 1832, with her husband and first of six children. It is a wonderful introduction to the struggles of pioneer life and to this fascinating and often misunderstood author.