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Nov 24

Nonfiction November Staff Picks, Part 3

Posted on November 24, 2020 at 8:27 AM by Bobbie Clark

Nonfiction November Staff Picks 


Do you have a special interest or hobby you’d enjoy reading about? Chances are the library has a book on the subjectand what a great way to delve into Nonfiction November! Arts & Recreation, classified in the 700s section of the Dewy Decimal system, is a fun place to browse. You’ll find everything from painting, landscaping, photography, and music to games and entertainment. Read below for a couple staff favorites from the 700s. 


Guil recommends . . . 


Blood, Sweat, and Pixels 

by Jason Schreier 

An up-close look into the very real human stories behind video game development. Schreier covers 10 different projects all with their own unique tribulations. The prose flows great, the stories are well researched, and the struggles of the creatives all make for an engaging and ultimately, uplifting journey. 

Find it in the library catalog Here 

Also available in digital format: 

Hoopla eBook & eAudiobook 



Rachel recommends . . . 



As you Wish  

by Cary Elwes 

Behind the scenes stories of filming one of the greatest cult classics The Princess Bride. Various cast members such as Robin Wright, Billy Crystal, Mandy Patinkin and even writer William Goldman offer their experience with this beloved film. 

Find it in the library catalog Here (audiobook only) 






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