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Dewey Who? New Popular Non-Fic

By Madeleine

Welcome to this month’s selection of newly acquired popular non-fiction books.

This month’s picks are as much a potluck as ever, taking us from the Cold War era to an emergency room in Aotearoa, onwards into the lives of American jazz musicians, then through the biome of a rubbish dump and down the slopes of a deadly mountain – everywhere and anywhere, basically. Is there any common thread to link them? Probably not! We have total disregard for such pesky categories as Dewey and genre on this popular non-fiction blog, so take your pick of the spread or read them all if you dare – perhaps you’ll uncover some unexpected commonalities along the way.