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The military advantage - the Military.com guide to military and veterans benefits by Howell, Terry, author.

The military advantage - the Military.com guide to military and veterans benefits

A guide to military benefits for active-duty service members, veterans, military retirees, and family members. The 2016 edition of the guide includes: updated TRICARE co-pays, fees, and cost-shares; 2016 active-duty and reserve pay charts; active-duty, veterans, and family education program changes; updated VA disability and pension rates; veteran support resources; expanded servicemember protection policies; the latest on VA-provided health care programs.

May 20, 2016
Missing man - the American spy who vanished in Iran by Meier, Barry.

Missing man - the American spy who vanished in Iran

May 20, 2016
The mindbody code - how to change the beliefs that limit your health, longevity, and success by Martinez, Mario E., author

The mindbody code - how to change the beliefs that limit your health, longevity, and success

Why is it so difficult to change our beliefs and behaviors even when we know they no longer serve us? How can certain individuals reverse incurable disease while others suffer the effects of childhood wounds despite years of therapy? These are the questions readers will explore in the much-anticipated new book from clinical neuropsychologist and biocognitive science founder Dr. Mario Martinez. In The MindBody Code, Dr. Martinez challenges us to embrace a radically new paradigm for health and wel

May 20, 2016
The modified keto cookbook - quick, convenient great-tasting recipes for following a low-ratio ketogenic diet by Martenz, Dawn Marie.

The modified keto cookbook - quick, convenient great-tasting recipes for following a low-ratio ketogenic diet

Includes tips, strategies, and an abundance of great-tasting, simple to prepare recipes, The Modified Keto Cookbook makes following a low-ratio ketogenic diet easy. The high-fat, low carbohydrate modified ketogenic diet, based on a ratio of fat to non-fat (protein and carbohydrates) of 2:1 and 1:1, has been used to improve seizure control in people with epilepsy and new research suggests that the diet may promote weight loss and provide benefit to those with cancer, brain injury, forms of dement

May 20, 2016
More lovely knitted lace - contemporary patterns in geometric shapes by Nico, Brooke.

More lovely knitted lace - contemporary patterns in geometric shapes

"Brooke Nico, author of Lovely Knitted Lace and a nationally known lace teacher and designer, presents 16 new projects that offer a fresh and original take on lace knitting. Think sweaters, capelets, tunics and cowls, knit in yarns both thick and thin--contemporary designs that give knitters a wealth of new possibilities. Organized by overall shape--circle, square, triangle, and rectangle--these lovely garments will change the way you look at lace knitting. Step-by-step illustrations clearly exp

May 20, 2016
Wedding papercrafts - add handmade charm to your celebration. by

Wedding papercrafts - add handmade charm to your celebration.

Created by top designers, 20 exquisitely unique projects provide a creative outlet for brides during the hustle and bustle of the planning process. Mostly beginner-friendly, these handmade accessories and add charm to any ceremony and reception.

May 20, 2016
Socks - the rule book - 10 essential rules for the wearing and appreciation of men's hosiery. by

Socks - the rule book - 10 essential rules for the wearing and appreciation of men's hosiery.

May 20, 2016
Shoe dog - a memoir by the creator of Nike by Knight, Philip H., 1938- author.

Shoe dog - a memoir by the creator of Nike

Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company's early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world's most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands. In 1962, fresh out of business school, Phil Knight borrowed $50 from his father and created a company with a simple mission: import high-quality, low-cost athletic shoes from Japan. Selling the shoes from the trunk of his lime green Plymouth Valiant, Knight grossed $8,000 his first year. Today, Ni

May 20, 2016
My lost brothers - the untold story by the Yarnell Hill Fire's lone survivor by McDonough, Brendan, author.

My lost brothers - the untold story by the Yarnell Hill Fire's lone survivor

In this gripping memoir, the sole survivor of the disastrous 2013 fire in Yarnell, Arizona recalls the natural disaster that took the lives of 19 firefighters trained specifically to battle wildfires. On June 30, 2013, during a fire at which McDonough was serving as lookout, a freak inferno trapped and killed all 19 members of his crew. "My Lost Brothers" traces McDonough's minute-by-minute account of witnessing his fellow firefighters' brave, selfless battle-as well as its aftermath.

May 20, 2016
Negotiating the nonnegotiable - how to resolve your most emotionally charged conflicts by Shapiro, Daniel, 1971- author.

Negotiating the nonnegotiable - how to resolve your most emotionally charged conflicts

""A masterpiece--clear, insightful, and practical. Highly recommended!"--William Ury, coauthor of Getting to Yes and author of Getting to Yes with Yourself Find out how to successfully resolve your most emotionally charged conflicts. In this landmark book, world-renowned Harvard negotiation expert Daniel Shapiro presents a groundbreaking, practical method to reconcile your most contentious relationships and untangle your toughest conflicts. Before you get into your next conflict, read Negotiatin

May 20, 2016
New directions in sock knitting - 18 innovative designs knitted from every which way by Budd, Ann, 1956- author.

New directions in sock knitting - 18 innovative designs knitted from every which way

May 20, 2016
Not forgotten - the true story of my imprisonment in North Korea by Bae, Kenneth, author.

Not forgotten - the true story of my imprisonment in North Korea

"Driven by his passion to help the people of North Korea, Bae moves to neighboring China to lead guided tours into the secretive nation. Six years later, after eighteen successful excursions in and out of the country, Ken is suddenly stopped at the border: he inadvertently brought his hard drive, that reveals the true nature of his visits, to customs. He is arrested, brought to Pyongyang for further questioning, and sentenced to fifteen years of hard labor. His crime? Attempting to overthrow the

May 20, 2016
Ode to Billie Joe by Murtha, Tara, author.

Ode to Billie Joe

May 20, 2016
Real visitors, voices from beyond, and parallel dimensions by Steiger, Brad, author.

Real visitors, voices from beyond, and parallel dimensions

May 20, 2016
Prince - the man and his music by Thorne, Matt, author.

Prince - the man and his music

Famously reticent, perverse, and controversial, Prince is one of the few remaining superstars of the 1980s who still, perhaps, remains an enigma. Now a firm fixture in the pop canon, where such classics as "Purple Rain," "Sign o' the Times," and "Parade" regularly feature in Best Ever Album polls, Prince is widely held to be the greatest musician of his generation. His live performances are legendary and his influence on music|across pop, indie rock, hip hop, and R&B|has never been more evident.

May 20, 2016
Righteous carnage- the list murders in Westfield by Benford, Timothy

Righteous carnage- the list murders in Westfield

May 20, 2016
Route 66 still kicks - driving America's main street by Antonson, Rick, 1949- author.

Route 66 still kicks - driving America's main street

The original U.S. Route 66 was 2,448 miles long, and 90 percent of it can still be driven today. Antonson set out to follow that original route, tracing its rich history and discovering the vitality and American character sill beating through our heartland.

May 20, 2016
Salmon - everything you need to know + 45 recipes by Morgan, Diane, 1955- author.

Salmon - everything you need to know + 45 recipes

"Salmon is the third-most consumed seafood in North America, not only for its exceptional flavor and versatility, but for its undeniable health benefits. Rich in Omega-3s, it's a rich protein source for those looking to eat healthier, consume less meat, or transitioning to a paleo or pescatarian diet. Salmon features 45 recipes showcasing the best ways to prepare this luscious, accessible fish. Acclaimed author Diane Morgan has crafted a go-to reference for home cooks who want to add more creati

May 20, 2016
Shallcross by Wright, C. D., 1949-2016, author.

Shallcross

May 20, 2016
Stranger in the mirror - the scientific search for the self by Levine, Robert, 1945- author.

Stranger in the mirror - the scientific search for the self

"In Stranger in the Mirror, Robert Levine offers a provocative and entertaining scientific exploration of the most personal and important of all landscapes: the physical and psychological entity we call our self. Who are we? Where is the boundary between us and everything else? Are we all multiple personalities? And how can we control who we become? Levine tackles these and other questions with a combination of surprising stories, case studies, and cutting-edge research--from psychology, biology

May 20, 2016
The underdogs - children, dogs, and the power of unconditional love by Greene, Melissa Fay, author.

The underdogs - children, dogs, and the power of unconditional love

"Describes the unbreakable bond between humans and canines through the story of a severely disabled woman who began training her own service dogs after she was deemed “too disabled” to receive one by every agency in the U.S.,"--NoveList.

May 20, 2016
Tessa Kiros - the recipe collection by Kiros, Tessa.

Tessa Kiros - the recipe collection

Tessa Kiros: The Recipe Collection is a carefully curated selection of recipes from the author's culinary publishing career to date. With over 130 family- friendly meal ideas pulled from some of Tessa's most-popular books, The Recipe Collection focuses solely on the recipes she has lovingly collected and created on her many travels. Food from Tessa's own Finnish and Greek Cypriot heritage appear alongside dishes she has discovered in the osterias, tavernas, street stalls and neighborhood kitchen

May 20, 2016
Journey to the heart - daily meditations on the path to freeing your soul by Beattie, Melody.

Journey to the heart - daily meditations on the path to freeing your soul

A collection of daily meditations contends that discovering and nurturing the soul is the key to unlocking personal creativity and discovering one's divine purposes in life.

May 20, 2016
Growing up mindful - essential practices to help children, teens, and families find balance, calm, and resilience by Willard, Christopher (Psychologist)

Growing up mindful - essential practices to help children, teens, and families find balance, calm, and resilience

May 20, 2016
Gap gardening - selected poems by Waldrop, Rosmarie, author.

Gap gardening - selected poems

"Rosmarie Waldrop says Gap Gardening 'spans forty years of exploring the language I breathe and move in and that continues to condition me even while I try to contribute to it. It tracks my turn from verse to prose poems, to focusing on the sentence and its boundaries, my increasing reliance on collage and source texts as a way of engaging with other voices, of being in dialogue.' Gap Gardening also traces Waldrop|s growing sense of writing as an exploration of what happens in between. Between w

May 20, 2016
This brave new world - India, China and the United States by Manuel, Anja, author.

This brave new world - India, China and the United States

"In the next decade and a half, China and India will become two of the world's indispensable powers--whether they rise peacefully or not. During that time, Asia will surpass the combined strength of North America and Europe in economic might, population size, and military spending. Both India and China will have vetoes over many international decisions, from climate change to global trade, human rights, and business standards. From her front row view of this colossal shift, first at the State De

May 20, 2016
Labor of love - the invention of dating by Weigel, Moira, 1984- author.

Labor of love - the invention of dating

"A brilliant and surprising investigation into why we date the way we do"--

May 20, 2016
Knitting without needles - a stylish introduction to finger and arm knitting by Weil, Anne (Anne B.), author.

Knitting without needles - a stylish introduction to finger and arm knitting

Knitting Without Needles brings cool home, gifts, and clothing accessories--cowls, totes, rugs, poufs, scarves, and more--within arm's reach. An all-in-one resource for a new kind of craft, this book shows you how to loop yarn with your fingers or your forearms with thirty-two patterns that are simple to follow and produce stylish results.

May 20, 2016
Illuminating the way- embracing the wisdom of monks and mystics by Painter, Christine Valters

Illuminating the way- embracing the wisdom of monks and mystics

May 20, 2016
The ultimate bicycle owner's manual - the universal guide to bikes, riding, and everything for beginner and seasoned cyclists by Weiss, Eben, author.

The ultimate bicycle owner's manual - the universal guide to bikes, riding, and everything for beginner and seasoned cyclists

"Everything you need to know to purchase, maintain, and ride a bike for recreation, commuting, competition, travel, and beyond! From the bike world's most beloved and trusted advocate. Eben Weiss, aka Bike Snob, is the voice of cyclists everywhere. Through his popular blog he has been informing, entertaining, and critiquing the bike-riding community since 2007. With his latest book, The Ultimate Bicycle Owner's Manual, Weiss makes his vast experience and practical advice available to bike "newbi

May 20, 2016
Incredibly decadent desserts - over 100 divine treats with 300 calories or less by Wise, Deb, author.

Incredibly decadent desserts - over 100 divine treats with 300 calories or less

May 20, 2016
Men with cats - intimate portraits of feline friendship by Williams, David (Photographer)

Men with cats - intimate portraits of feline friendship

A photographer for "Cat Fancy" and "Time Out New York" celebrates cat-owning men and the kitties who have stolen their hearts via photographs and complementary text.--

May 20, 2016
Williams-Sonoma baking book- essential recipes for today's home baker by Williams-Sonoma

Williams-Sonoma baking book- essential recipes for today's home baker

May 20, 2016
Blue laws - selected & uncollected poems, 1995-2015 by Young, Kevin, 1970- author.

Blue laws - selected & uncollected poems, 1995-2015

Blue Laws gathers poems written over the past two decades, drawing from all nine of Kevin Young's previously published books of poetry and including a number of uncollected, often unpublished, poems.

May 20, 2016
Blood year - the unraveling of Western counterterrorism by Kilcullen, David, author.

Blood year - the unraveling of Western counterterrorism

"2014 has the potential to go down as a crucial year in modern world history. A resurgent and bellicose Russia took over Crimea and fueled a civil war in Eastern Ukraine. Post-Saddam Iraq, in many respects a creature of the United States because of the war that began in 2003, lost a third of its territory to an army of hyper-violent millennialists. The peace process in Israel seemed to completely collapse. Finally, after coalescing in Syria as a territorial entity, the Islamic State swept into n

May 20, 2016
The big book of exit strategies by May, Jamaal, author.

The big book of exit strategies

"Praise for Jamaal May: "Linguistically acrobatic [and] beautifully crafted. [Jamaal May's] poems, exquisitely balanced by a sharp intelligence mixed with earnestness, makes his debut a marvel."--Publishers Weekly -- Following May's award-winning debut collection, Hum (2013), these new poems explore parallel landscapes of the poet's interior and an insidious American condition. Using dark humor that helps illuminate the pains of maturity and loss of imagination, May uncovers language like a skil

May 20, 2016
Ancient Rome - the rise and fall of an empire by Baker, Simon, author

Ancient Rome - the rise and fall of an empire

Focusing on six turning points in Roman history, Simon Baker's narrative charts the rise and fall of the world's first superpower--a political machine unmatched in its brutality, genius, and lust for power. From the conquest of the Mediterranean in the 3rd century BC to the destruction of the Empire at the hands of barbarian invaders 700 years later, we discover the pivotal episodes in Roman history. At the heart of this account are some of the most powerful rulers in history: men like Julius Ca

May 20, 2016
American Pharoah - the untold story of the Triple Crown winner's legendary rise by Drape, Joe, author.

American Pharoah - the untold story of the Triple Crown winner's legendary rise

"History was made at the 2015 Belmont Stakes when American Pharoah won the Triple Crown, the first since Affirmed in 1978. As magnificent as the champion is, the team behind him has been all too human while on the road to immortality. Written by an award-winning New York Times sportswriter, American Pharoah is the definitive account not only of how the ethereal colt won the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, and Belmont Stakes, but how he changed lives. Through extensive interviews, Drape explores the m

May 20, 2016
Aleppo cookbook- celebrating the legendary cuisine of Syria by Matar, Marlene

Aleppo cookbook- celebrating the legendary cuisine of Syria

May 20, 2016
The age of genomes - tales from the front lines of genetic medicine by Lipkin, Steven Monroe, author.

The age of genomes - tales from the front lines of genetic medicine

"A leading geneticist explores what promises to be one of the most transformative advances in health and medicine in history. Almost every week, another exciting headline appears about new advances in the field of genetics. Genetic testing is experiencing the exponential growth once seen with the Internet, and the plummeting cost of DNA sequencing makes it increasingly accessible for individuals and families. Dr. Steven M. Lipkin suggests that today's genomics is like the last century's nuclear

May 20, 2016
Breakfast for dinner - morning meals get a decadent makeover in this inspiring collection of rule-breaking recipes by Hilker, Carol, author.

Breakfast for dinner - morning meals get a decadent makeover in this inspiring collection of rule-breaking recipes

Morning favourites get jazzed up and dressed for dinner.

May 20, 2016
Absolute beginners. Ukulele by Sproat, Steven.

Absolute beginners. Ukulele

May 20, 2016
70Candles! women thriving in their 8th decade by Giddan, Jane

70Candles! women thriving in their 8th decade

May 20, 2016
[Insert] boy by Smith, Danez, author.

[Insert] boy

May 20, 2016
Free days with George - learning life's little lessons from one very big dog by Campbell, Colin, 1962- author.

Free days with George - learning life's little lessons from one very big dog

May 20, 2016
Floating, brilliant, gone - poems by Choi, Franny, author.

Floating, brilliant, gone - poems

May 20, 2016
False choices - the faux feminism of Hillary Rodham Clinton by

False choices - the faux feminism of Hillary Rodham Clinton

"Hillary Clinton presents her campaign for the presidency and her long career in public life as a triumph of feminism. But an all-star lineup of American feminists here says, "It's not that simple." In a history of proposals and policies on welfare, Wall Street, crime and policing, immigration, international health, and war, Clinton has advanced ideas and laws that have actually hurt women--and restricted the powerful idea of feminism itself. From leading feminist figures like Laura Flanders, Ma

May 20, 2016
The end of American childhood - a history of parenting from life on the frontier to the managed child by Fass, Paula S., author.

The end of American childhood - a history of parenting from life on the frontier to the managed child

"The End of American Childhood takes a sweeping look at the history of American childhood and parenting, from the nation's founding to the present day. Renowned historian Paula Fass shows how, since the beginning of the American republic, independence, self-definition, and individual success have informed Americans' attitudes toward children. But as parents today hover over every detail of their children's lives, are the qualities that once made American childhood special still desired or possib

May 20, 2016
Einstein at home - recollections of his housekeeper, 1927 to 1933 by Herneck, Friedrich.

Einstein at home - recollections of his housekeeper, 1927 to 1933

May 20, 2016
Earth system science - a very short introduction by Lenton, Tim (Timothy), author.

Earth system science - a very short introduction

The concept of the Earth's atmosphere, biosphere, oceans, soil, and rocks operating as a closely interacting system has rapidly gained ground in science. This new field, involving geographers, geologists, biologists, oceanographers, and atmospheric physicists, is known as Earth system science. This introductory text considers how a world in which humans could evolve was created; how, as a species, we are now reshaping that world; and what a sustainable future for humanity within the Earth system

May 20, 2016
Denim - fashion's frontier by Fashion Institute of Technology (New York, N.Y.). Museum, creator.

Denim - fashion's frontier

May 20, 2016
Cagney & Lacey ...and me- an inside Hollywood story or how I learned to stop worrying and love the blonde by Rosenzweig, Barney

Cagney & Lacey ...and me- an inside Hollywood story or how I learned to stop worrying and love the blonde

May 20, 2016
A plant-based life - your complete guide to great food, radiant health, boundless energy, and a better body by Karlsen, Micaela Cook, author.

A plant-based life - your complete guide to great food, radiant health, boundless energy, and a better body

May 21, 2016
Beckett Racing Collectibles Price Guide 2016 by Hitt, Dan (EDT)/ Beckett, James, III (CON)

Beckett Racing Collectibles Price Guide 2016

May 21, 2016
Escape from Dark Places - Guideposts to Hope in an Age of Anxiety & Depression by Watkins, Ambra

Escape from Dark Places - Guideposts to Hope in an Age of Anxiety & Depression

May 21, 2016
City of sedition - the history of New York during the Civil War by Strausbaugh, John, author.

City of sedition - the history of New York during the Civil War

May 21, 2016
Calling the shots - why parents reject vaccines by Reich, Jennifer A, author.

Calling the shots - why parents reject vaccines

May 21, 2016
Cake magic! - mix + match your way to 100 amazing cakes by Wright, Caroline, author.

Cake magic! - mix + match your way to 100 amazing cakes

"It's a simple formula for dessert bliss: batter + syrup + frosting = 100 different cakes! An innovative and remarkable easy way to bake luscious, flavorful cakes, Cake Magic! is a full-color visual cookbook-photos in the front, recipes in the back-for every cake lover, for fans of the genius of The Cake Mix Doctor series, and for home bakers who obsess over colorful cakes on Pinterest and Instagram (where cakes are consistently in the "most popular" feed). The key to the cakes' ease is the home

May 21, 2016
Classic crochet blankets - 18 timeless patterns to keep you warm. by Interweave (COR)

Classic crochet blankets - 18 timeless patterns to keep you warm.

Provides eighteen crochet projects for creating blankets which incorporate a variety of stitches, including lacework, textured cables, color blocks, and granny squares.

May 21, 2016
The Classical World - The Foundations of the West and the Enduring Legacy of Antiquity by Spivey, Nigel

The Classical World - The Foundations of the West and the Enduring Legacy of Antiquity

May 21, 2016
Collector Car Price Guide 2017 - From the Editors of Old Cars Report Price Guide by Old Cars Report Price Guide Editors (EDT)

Collector Car Price Guide 2017 - From the Editors of Old Cars Report Price Guide

May 21, 2016
Lonely Planet Indonesia by Lonely Planet Publications (COR)

Lonely Planet Indonesia

May 21, 2016
Complete Guide on Anemia by Meselson, Alec

Complete Guide on Anemia

May 21, 2016
The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list by Husnain, Ali.

The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list

Recounts the author's experience converting to Christianity and the violent backlash he received from his family and neighbors in Pakistan, causing him to flee for his life.

May 21, 2016
Cracking the aging code - the new science of growing old---and what it means for staying young by Mitteldorf, Josh, author.

Cracking the aging code - the new science of growing old---and what it means for staying young

" A revolutionary examination of why we age, what it means for our health, and how we just might be able to fight it. In Cracking the Aging Code, theoretical biologist Josh Mitteldorf and award-winning writer and ecological philosopher Dorion Sagan reveal that evolution and aging are even more complex and breathtaking than we originally thought. Using meticulous multidisciplinary science, as well as reviewing the history of our understanding about evolution, this book makes the case that aging i

May 21, 2016
Afeni Shakur - Evolution Of A Revolutionary by Shakur, Afeni/ Guy, Jasmine

Afeni Shakur - Evolution Of A Revolutionary

May 21, 2016
Adult stuff - things you need to know to win at real life by Boesel, Robert.

Adult stuff - things you need to know to win at real life

May 21, 2016
Almighty - courage, resistance, and existential peril in the nuclear age by Zak, Dan.

Almighty - courage, resistance, and existential peril in the nuclear age

Documents how a small band of activists infiltrated one of the most secure nuclear weapons sites in the U.S., tracing the history of America's nuclear stewardship while exploring questions about the country's disproportionate nuclear capabilities.

May 21, 2016
The Alzheimer's prevention & treatment diet - using nutrition to combat the effects of Alzheimer's disease by Isaacson, Richard S., author.

The Alzheimer's prevention & treatment diet - using nutrition to combat the effects of Alzheimer's disease

May 21, 2016
American plagues - lessons from our battles with disease by Gehlbach, Stephen H, author.

American plagues - lessons from our battles with disease

May 21, 2016
Apocrypha Now! by Russell, Mark/ Wheeler, Shannon/ Wheeler, Shannon (CON)

Apocrypha Now!

May 21, 2016
The one life we're given - finding the wisdom that waits in your heart by Nepo, Mark, author.

The one life we're given - finding the wisdom that waits in your heart

May 21, 2016
Available - a memoir of heartbreak, hookups, love and brunch by Perry, Matteson, author.

Available - a memoir of heartbreak, hookups, love and brunch

"Matteson Perry is a Nice Guy. He remembers birthdays, politely averts his eyes on the subway, and enjoys backgammon. A serial monogamist, he's never asked a stranger out. But when the girl he thought might be The One dumps him, he decides to turn his life around. He comes up with The Plan: 1. Be single for a year. 2. Date a lot of women. 3. Hurt no one's feelings. He's not out to get revenge or to become a pickup artist; he just wants to disrupt his pattern, have some fun, and discover who he i

May 21, 2016
The Art of History - Unlocking the Past in Fiction and Nonfiction by Bram, Christopher/ Baxter, Charles (EDT)

The Art of History - Unlocking the Past in Fiction and Nonfiction

May 21, 2016
The Art and Business of Teaching Yoga - The Yoga Professional's Guide to a Fulfilling Career by Ippoliti, Amy/ Smith, Taro

The Art and Business of Teaching Yoga - The Yoga Professional's Guide to a Fulfilling Career

May 21, 2016
Eat Real Food or Else - A Cookbook for the 21st Century by Nguyen, Lien/ Nichols, Mike, M.D./ Volmar, Charles (CON)

Eat Real Food or Else - A Cookbook for the 21st Century

May 21, 2016
Eat your drink - culinary cocktails by Biancaniello, Matthew, author.

Eat your drink - culinary cocktails

"Create your own artisanal "farm-to-glass" specialty cocktails using local, seasonal, unusual, and organic produce with this illustrated bartending guide from the renowned cocktail chef who is transforming modern mixology.Matthew Biancaniello, the formercocktail chef for the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel's famous Library Bar, is creating cocktails the world has never tasted before. Going beyond the quotidian Whiskey Sour or Tom Collins, Biancaniello is mixing it up with imaginative drinks such as "T

May 21, 2016
It gets worse - a collection of essays by Dawson, Shane, 1988- author.

It gets worse - a collection of essays

"New York Times bestselling author Shane Dawson returns with another highly entertaining and uproariously funny essay collection, chronicling a mix of real life moments both extraordinary and mortifying, yet always full of heart. Shane Dawson shared some of his best and worst experiences in I Hate Myselfie, the critically acclaimed book that secured his place as a gifted humorist and keen observer of millennial culture. Fans felt as though they knew him after devouring the New York Times, Publi

May 21, 2016
The Irresistible Introvert - Harness the Power of Quiet Charisma in a Loud World by Chung, Michaela

The Irresistible Introvert - Harness the Power of Quiet Charisma in a Loud World

May 21, 2016
Introduction to world Christian history by Cooper, Derek, 1978- author.

Introduction to world Christian history

May 21, 2016
Intelligent conversationalist, the - 31 cheat sheets that will show you how to talk to anyone about anything, anytime by Lloyd Webber, Imogen, author.

Intelligent conversationalist, the - 31 cheat sheets that will show you how to talk to anyone about anything, anytime

"Have you ever been at a cocktail party when all of a sudden you feel like an outsider in the conversation because you have absolutely no idea what the person is talking about? You're standing around with a glass of wine and someone starts talking about how the stock market did that day leading to the career highs of Ben Bernanke and the best way to short a stock. You stand there completely silent because you know nothing about the stock market, let alone the history of economics. You're being p

May 21, 2016
Ingredienti - Marcella's Guide to the Market by Hazan, Marcella/ Hazan, Victor

Ingredienti - Marcella's Guide to the Market

May 21, 2016
The inefficiency assassin - time management tactics for working smarter, not longer by Segura, Helene, 1941- author.

The inefficiency assassin - time management tactics for working smarter, not longer

"Who doesn't complain about not having the time and energy they'd like for family, friends, and personal passions? Author Helene Segura coaches real people in the real world to shift past these issues. Her engaging program differs from others in the way it recognizes diverse learning styles - reflective learners, right-brained creative learners, and even "just give me a quick fix" types. Case studies allow readers to self-diagnose and zero in on the strategies most appropriate for them. These wo

May 21, 2016
Tell the truth and shame the devil - the life, legacy, and love of my son Michael Brown by McSpadden, Lezley, author.

Tell the truth and shame the devil - the life, legacy, and love of my son Michael Brown

The author shares the story of her life and that of her son, Michael Brown, telling of her difficult early life, the birth of her first son when she was sixteen, her efforts to raise four children, and life after the death of Michael at the hands of a police officer.

May 21, 2016
Tattoo Masters by Hardy, Lal (EDT)

Tattoo Masters

May 21, 2016
The Tao of Running - Your Journey to Mindful and Passionate Running by Dudney, Gary

The Tao of Running - Your Journey to Mindful and Passionate Running

May 21, 2016
Swami in a Strange Land - How Krishna Came to the West; The Biography of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada by Greene, Joshua M./ Klostermaier, Klaus K. (FRW)

Swami in a Strange Land - How Krishna Came to the West; The Biography of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

May 21, 2016
The sun & the moon & the Rolling Stones by Cohen, Rich.

The sun & the moon & the Rolling Stones

Describes the history of the English rock group, documenting the formation of the band in the 1960s, their rise to world fame, skills as innovative songwriters, and continuing endurance into the present day.

May 21, 2016
Studio Olafur Eliasson - The Kitchen by Eliasson, Olafur/ Waters, Alice (FRW)

Studio Olafur Eliasson - The Kitchen

May 21, 2016
The St. Teresa of Avila prayer book by Wright, Vinita Hampton, 1958-

The St. Teresa of Avila prayer book

May 21, 2016
The space within - inside great Chicago buildings by Cannon, Patrick F.

The space within - inside great Chicago buildings

"Original photographs and essays on more than forty Chicago-area residences, religious institutions, and public and commercial buildings, focusing on the structures' interiors and the stories behind them"--

May 21, 2016
South of the Etowah - The View from the Wrong Side of the River by Atkins, Raymond L.

South of the Etowah - The View from the Wrong Side of the River

May 21, 2016
Some enchanted evenings - the glittering life and times of Mary Martin by Kaufman, David, 1951-

Some enchanted evenings - the glittering life and times of Mary Martin

A biography of the American actress and singer describes her childhood in Texas, her early marriage and subsequently quick divorce, and her arrival in New York City, where she became a huge star of Broadway.

May 21, 2016
Sketching people - an urban sketcher's manual to drawing figures and faces by Chapman, Lynne, 1960- author, illustrator.

Sketching people - an urban sketcher's manual to drawing figures and faces

Offers practical help to beginning artists by teaching them how to draw different types of people in many different settings.

May 21, 2016
Mr. memory & other poems by Levin, Phillis, 1954- author.

Mr. memory & other poems

"An intimate, richly textured new collection from Phillis Levin, a poet whose work "shimmers with gracefulness" (David Baker) Phillis Levin's fifth collection of poems encompasses a wide array of styles and voices while staying true to a visionary impulse sparked as much by the smallest detail as the most sublime landscape. From expansive meditation to haiku, in ode and epistle, dream sequence and elegy, Levin's new poems explore motifs deeply social and historical, personal and metaphysical. T

May 21, 2016
Unseen city - the majesty of pigeons, the discreet charm of snails & other wonders of the urban wilderness by Johnson, Nathanael.

Unseen city - the majesty of pigeons, the discreet charm of snails & other wonders of the urban wilderness

Examines the biodiversity of the animals and insects found in an urban landscape, describing their behavior and the adaptations they have made to survive city life.

May 21, 2016
The Unknown Universe - A New Exploration of Time, Space, and Modern Cosmology by Clark, Stuart

The Unknown Universe - A New Exploration of Time, Space, and Modern Cosmology

May 21, 2016
Uncontrolled - the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society by Manzi, Jim.

Uncontrolled - the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society

Outlines an approach to using applications of the scientific method to address economic and social issues, citing successes in randomized trials and explaining how adjustable experiments have the potential for formulating working solutions.

May 21, 2016
The Tyrannosaur Chronicles - The Biology of the Tyrant Dinosaurs by Hone, David

The Tyrannosaur Chronicles - The Biology of the Tyrant Dinosaurs

May 21, 2016
Troubled refuge - struggling for freedom in the Civil War by Manning, Chandra, author.

Troubled refuge - struggling for freedom in the Civil War

May 21, 2016
Trials of the Earth - The True Story of a Pioneer Woman by Hamilton, Mary Mann

Trials of the Earth - The True Story of a Pioneer Woman

May 21, 2016
Trash talks - revelations in the rubbish by Spelman, Elizabeth V.

Trash talks - revelations in the rubbish

May 21, 2016
Tong Wars - The Untold Story of Vice, Money, and Murder in New York's Chinatown by Seligman, Scott D.

Tong Wars - The Untold Story of Vice, Money, and Murder in New York's Chinatown

May 21, 2016
Craft-a-Doodle Deux - 73 Exercises for Creative Drawing by Doh, Jenny

Craft-a-Doodle Deux - 73 Exercises for Creative Drawing

May 21, 2016
Excel Sales Forecasting for Dummies by Alexander, Mike

Excel Sales Forecasting for Dummies

May 21, 2016
The war at home - a wife's search for peace (and other missions impossible) by Starnes, Rachel, author.

The war at home - a wife's search for peace (and other missions impossible)

May 21, 2016
The Waldorf Astoria bar book by Caiafa, Frank, author.

The Waldorf Astoria bar book

May 21, 2016
How to choose a leader - Machiavelli's advice to citizens by Viroli, Maurizio, author.

How to choose a leader - Machiavelli's advice to citizens

"One of the greatest political advisers of all time, Niccolo` Machiavelli thought long and hard about how citizens could identify great leaders--ones capable of defending and enhancing the liberty, honor, and prosperity of their countries. Drawing on thefull range of the Florentine's writings, acclaimed Machiavelli biographer Maurizio Viroli gathers and interprets Machiavelli's timeless wisdom about choosing leaders. The brief and engaging result is a new kind of Prince--one addressed to citizen

May 21, 2016
How to be a person in the world - ask Polly's guide through the paradoxes of modern life by Havrilesky, Heather.

How to be a person in the world - ask Polly's guide through the paradoxes of modern life

May 21, 2016
How the World Breaks - Life in Catastrophe's Path, from the Caribbean to Siberia by Cox, Stan/ Cox, Paul

How the World Breaks - Life in Catastrophe's Path, from the Caribbean to Siberia

May 21, 2016
Home game - big-league stories from my life in baseball's first family by Boone, Bret, 1969-

Home game - big-league stories from my life in baseball's first family

The first third-generation baseball player in Major League Baseball history provides a candid look at his family's seventy years in the world of professional baseball.

May 21, 2016
Hillary's America by D'Souza, Dinesh

Hillary's America

May 21, 2016
Helping Children Succeed - What Works and Why by Tough, Paul

Helping Children Succeed - What Works and Why

May 21, 2016
Heaven's ditch - God, gold, and murder on the Erie Canal by Kelly, Jack, 1949- author.

Heaven's ditch - God, gold, and murder on the Erie Canal

" The technological marvel of its age, the Erie Canal grew out of a sudden fit of inspiration. Proponents didn't just dream; they built a 360-mile waterway entirely by hand and largely through wilderness. As excitement crackled down its length, the canal became the scene of the most striking outburst of imagination in American history. Zealots invented new religions and new modes of living. The Erie Canal made New York the financial capital of America and brought the modern world crashing into

May 21, 2016
The healthy bones nutrition plan and cookbook - how to prepare and combine whole foods to prevent and treat osteoporosis naturally by Kelly, Laura, 1967- author.

The healthy bones nutrition plan and cookbook - how to prepare and combine whole foods to prevent and treat osteoporosis naturally

Presents information for women about bones and the prevention of bone loss, with a diet plan, recommendations for supplements, and recipes designed to provide the nutrients and minerals needed to build and maintain healthy bones.

May 21, 2016
The jaguar man by Naughton, Lara.

The jaguar man

May 21, 2016
Finding north - how navigation makes us human by Foy, George.

Finding north - how navigation makes us human

"Navigation is the key human skill. It's something we do everywhere, whether feeling our way through a bedroom in the dark, or charting a ship's course. But how does navigation affect our brains, our memory, ourselves? Blending scientific research and memoir, and written in beautiful prose, Finding North starts with a quest by the author to understand this most basic of human skills---and why it's in mortal peril. In 1844, Foy's great-great grandfather, captain of a Norwegian cargo ship, perishe

May 21, 2016
The Fabulous Fiber Cookbook - Great Recipes You Can|t Live Without by Woodruff, Sandra

The Fabulous Fiber Cookbook - Great Recipes You Can|t Live Without

May 21, 2016
Water in Plain Sight - Hope for a Thirsty World by Schwartz, Judith D.

Water in Plain Sight - Hope for a Thirsty World

May 21, 2016
Warning signs - how to protect your kids from becoming victims or perpetrators of violence and aggression by Johnson, Brian D., 1962 October 3-

Warning signs - how to protect your kids from becoming victims or perpetrators of violence and aggression

"Warning Signs provides practical methods to reduce harm to and by children. Doctors Johnson and Berdahl present the most common risk factors and warning signs, along with practical parenting advice and strategies for raising strong, safe kids and protecting them from becoming either perpetrators or victims. They explain how the "old" risk factors--child abuse and neglect, domestic violence, sexual assault, and poverty--have been compounded by new ones in the past 20 years, such as violent media

May 21, 2016
Thinner Leaner Stronger - The Simple Science of Building the Ultimate Female Body by Matthews, Michael

Thinner Leaner Stronger - The Simple Science of Building the Ultimate Female Body

May 21, 2016
Threading my prayer rug - one woman's journey from Pakistani Muslim to American Muslim by Rehman, Sabeeha, author.

Threading my prayer rug - one woman's journey from Pakistani Muslim to American Muslim

"This enthralling story of the making of an American is also a timely meditation on religion and culture. Beginning with a sweetly funny, moving account of an arranged marriage in Pakistan that would become a love match lasting forty years, Threading MyPrayer Rug is the story of many journeys: from Pakistan to America, from which her husband-to-be returned to wed and collect her while he completed his medical residency; from masters candidate to young bride and mother; from secular Muslim in an

May 21, 2016
Pound for pound - a story of one woman's recovery and the shelter dogs who loved her back to life by Kopp, Shannon, author.

Pound for pound - a story of one woman's recovery and the shelter dogs who loved her back to life

Recounts the author's struggle with an eating disorder and how caring for shelter dogs gave her the strength and courage to heal.

May 21, 2016
I've got sand in all the wrong places by Scottoline, Lisa, author.

I've got sand in all the wrong places

"Lisa and Francesca are back with another collection of warm and witty stories that will strike a chord with every woman. This six book series is among the best reviewed humor books published today and has been compared to the late greats, Erma Bombeck and Nora Ephron. Delia Ephron said of the fifth book in the series, Have a Nice Guilt Trip, "Lisa and Francesca, mother and daughter, bring you the laughter of their lives once again and better than ever. You will identify with these tales of guil

May 21, 2016
The Games - A Global History of the Olympics by Goldblatt, David

The Games - A Global History of the Olympics

May 21, 2016
Get Rich, Lucky Bitch!- Release Your Money Blocks and Live a First Class Life by Duffield-Thomas, Denise

Get Rich, Lucky Bitch!- Release Your Money Blocks and Live a First Class Life

May 21, 2016
The golden rules - 10 steps to world-class excellence in your life and work by Bowman, Bob, author.

The golden rules - 10 steps to world-class excellence in your life and work

"Bob Bowman, best known as the coach for the record-breaking run of Michael Phelps, is one of the most successful coaches in Olympic history. He is lauded for his intense personality, incredible dedication to his athletes, and his ability to nurture talent in athletes who have the heart and drive to win. This is his motivational book about winning in all walks of life and what you have to do to get there. He presents ten key concepts that all people should live by. Illuminating his lessons with

May 21, 2016
Grace without God - the search for meaning, purpose, and belonging in a secular age by Ozment, Katherine, author.

Grace without God - the search for meaning, purpose, and belonging in a secular age

Looks at the trends and ramifications of a country increasingly leaving organized religion behind, focusing on how this growing number of nonreligious Americans find meaning, purpose, and community.

May 21, 2016
Great doubt - practicing Zen in the world by Yuanlai, 1575-1630, author.

Great doubt - practicing Zen in the world

"Learn to face and overcome the pitfalls of Zen practice--self-indulgence, suppression, speculation, asceticism--with this first complete translation of a Zen classic. "In Zen practice, the essential point is to arouse doubt. What is this doubt? When youare born, for example, where do you come from? You cannot help but remain in doubt about this. When you die, where do you go? Again, you cannot help but remain in doubt. Since you cannot pierce this barrier of life and death, suddenly doubt will

May 21, 2016
The Healing Power of Illness - Understanding What Your Symptoms Are Telling You by Dethlefsen, Thorwald/ Dahlke, Ruediger, M.d./ Lemesurier, Peter (TRN)

The Healing Power of Illness - Understanding What Your Symptoms Are Telling You

May 21, 2016
Hand drawn lettering - draw, print, paint by Marlborough, Max, author.

Hand drawn lettering - draw, print, paint

A step-by-step guide to hand drawn lettering includes material lists, instructions, and samples.

May 21, 2016
Kierkegaard and the paradox of religious diversity by Connell, George, 1957-

Kierkegaard and the paradox of religious diversity

May 21, 2016
The joys of travel - and stories that illuminate them by Swick, Thomas, author.

The joys of travel - and stories that illuminate them

May 21, 2016
Our separate ways - the struggle for the future of the U.S.-Israel alliance by Allin, Dana H., 1958- author.

Our separate ways - the struggle for the future of the U.S.-Israel alliance

"The future of the relationship between Israel and America is deeply uncertain: the current political leadership of both countries is hostile to the other, there is no longer a sense of shared strategic focus, and demographic changes are forcing the countries further apart with every passing year. The Start-up Nation may be enjoying a tech boom, but it also has booming inequality, booming numbers of poor and underemployed people, and booming numbers of orthodox religious conservatives (half of a

May 21, 2016
Only Humans Need Apply - Winners and Losers in the Age of Smart Machines by Davenport, Thomas Hayes/ Kirby, Julia

Only Humans Need Apply - Winners and Losers in the Age of Smart Machines

May 21, 2016
Best cobblers & crisps ever - no-fail recipes for rustic fruit desserts by Sweeney, Monica, author.

Best cobblers & crisps ever - no-fail recipes for rustic fruit desserts

May 21, 2016
Berries - the complete guide to cooking with power-packed berries by Pedersen, Stephanie, author.

Berries - the complete guide to cooking with power-packed berries

Presents recipes for using berries to add fiber, vitamins, antioxidants, and phytonutrients to diets, including such options as superfood purple smoothie, multi-berry luncheon salad, berry nut butter pocket, and healthy berry streusel bars.

May 21, 2016
Food & Beer by Burns, Daniel/ Jarnit-bjergso, Jeppe/ Stein, Joshua David (CON)/ Redzepi, Rene (FRW)/ Stabile, Gabriele (PHT)

Food & Beer

May 21, 2016
The first signs - my quest to unlock the mysteries of the world's oldest symbols by Von Petzinger, Genevieve.

The first signs - my quest to unlock the mysteries of the world's oldest symbols

May 21, 2016
Project smoke - seven steps to smoked food nirvana, plus 100 irresistible recipes from classic (slam-dunk brisket) to adventurous (smoked bacon-bourbon apple crisp) by Raichlen, Steven, author.

Project smoke - seven steps to smoked food nirvana, plus 100 irresistible recipes from classic (slam-dunk brisket) to adventurous (smoked bacon-bourbon apple crisp)

"Project Smoke is the How to Grill of smoking, both a complete step-by-step guide to mastering the gear and techniques and a collection of 100 explosively flavorful recipes for smoking every kind of food, from starters to desserts. Project Smoke describes Raichlen's seven steps to smoked food nirvana, including: 1. Choose Your Smoker; 4. Source Your Fuel; 7. Know When Your Food Is Done. There's an in-depth rundown on various smokers; the essential brines,rubs, marinades, and barbecue sauces; and

May 21, 2016
A psychiatrist's guide to successful retirement and aging - coping with change by Zal, H. Michael, author.

A psychiatrist's guide to successful retirement and aging - coping with change

May 21, 2016
The first ladies fact book - the childhoods, courtships, marriages, campaigns, accomplishments and legacies of every first lady from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama by Harris, Bill, 1933-

The first ladies fact book - the childhoods, courtships, marriages, campaigns, accomplishments and legacies of every first lady from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama

May 21, 2016
Losing Susan - brain disease, the priest's wife, and the God who gives and takes away by Austin, Victor Lee, author.

Losing Susan - brain disease, the priest's wife, and the God who gives and takes away

May 21, 2016
Lonely Planet Cantonese Phrasebook & Dictionary by Lonely Planet Publications (COR)

Lonely Planet Cantonese Phrasebook & Dictionary

May 21, 2016
Learn to timber frame - craftsmanship, simplicity, timeless beauty by Beemer, Will, author.

Learn to timber frame - craftsmanship, simplicity, timeless beauty

May 21, 2016
The Shelf Life of Ashes - A Memoir by Giammatteo, Hollis

The Shelf Life of Ashes - A Memoir

May 21, 2016
The man who made things out of trees by Penn, Rob, author.

The man who made things out of trees

May 21, 2016
Dr. Vlassara's A.g.e.-less Diet - How a Chemical in the Foods We Eat Promotes Disease, Obesity, and Aging and the Steps We Can Take to Stop It by Vlassara, Helen/ Woodruff, Sandra

Dr. Vlassara's A.g.e.-less Diet - How a Chemical in the Foods We Eat Promotes Disease, Obesity, and Aging and the Steps We Can Take to Stop It

May 21, 2016
Product Management for Dummies by Consumer Dummies (COR)

Product Management for Dummies

May 21, 2016
Quantitative Medicine - Complete Guide to Getting Well, Staying Well, Avoiding Disease, Slowing Aging by Nichols, Mike, M.D./ Davis, Charles, Ph.D.

Quantitative Medicine - Complete Guide to Getting Well, Staying Well, Avoiding Disease, Slowing Aging

May 21, 2016
Queerspawn in Love by Kaiser, Kellen Anne

Queerspawn in Love

May 21, 2016
The real Peter Pan - J.M. Barrie and the boy who inspired him by Dudgeon, Piers, author.

The real Peter Pan - J.M. Barrie and the boy who inspired him

"The world has long been captivated by the story of Peter Pan and the countless movies, plays, musicals, and books that retell the story of Peter, Wendy, and the Lost Boys. Now, in this revealing behind-the-scenes book, author Piers Dudgeon examines the fascinating and complex relationships among Peter Pan's creator, J.M. Barrie, and the family of boys who inspired his work. After meeting the Llewelyn Davies family in London's Kensington Garden, Barrie struck up an intense friendship with the ch

May 21, 2016
The marvelous pigness of pigs - respecting and caring for all God's creation by Salatin, Joel, author.

The marvelous pigness of pigs - respecting and caring for all God's creation

Offers a call to Christians to be responsible stewards of the Earth in accordance with spiritual principles, and to move away from unhealthy eating habits and factory farming that goes against God's design.

May 21, 2016
Melba's American comfort - 100 recipes from my heart to your kitchen by Wilson, Melba (Chef), author.

Melba's American comfort - 100 recipes from my heart to your kitchen

A collection of recipes from the popular chef and founder of the famed Harlem restaurant, Melba's, for her signature dishes, including fried chicken with waffles, sweet potato pie, wine-braised short ribs, BBQ turkey meatloaf, and deviled eggs.

May 21, 2016
Meditations on intention and being - daily reflections on the path of yoga, mindfulness, and compassion by Gates, Rolf.

Meditations on intention and being - daily reflections on the path of yoga, mindfulness, and compassion

"Yoga has never been more popular. Throughout the United States, people are turning to this ancient practice as a response to the pressures of today's hectic world. In Meditations on Intention and Being, acclaimed yoga teacher Rolf Gates draws on twentyyears of teaching experience to explore and explain how to take the mindfulness of yoga off the mat and integrate it into every aspect of life. Presented in the form of 365 inspirational daily reflections, Gates helps readers--from experienced y

May 21, 2016
The New Cocktail Hour - The Essential Guide to Hand-Crafted Drinks by Darlington, Andr/̌ Darlington, Tenaya/ Varney, Jason (PHT)

The New Cocktail Hour - The Essential Guide to Hand-Crafted Drinks

May 21, 2016
The Nazi Titanic - the incredible untold story of a doomed ship in World War II by Watson, Robert P., 1962- author.

The Nazi Titanic - the incredible untold story of a doomed ship in World War II

Traces the untold story of a German luxury liner that was used as a movie prop for the Nazi propoganda film, "Titanic," before being acquired for military service as a people carrier and floating concentration camp.

May 21, 2016
The naughty diet - the 10-step plan to eat and cheat your way to the body you want by Milne, Melissa, author.

The naughty diet - the 10-step plan to eat and cheat your way to the body you want

"Last year, Melissa Milne asked 10,000 women how they feel about their bodies, weight, and food. The answers were shocking: more than 80 percent feel guilty after a decadent meal; nearly 60 percent have dieted down a dress size to appease a man; almost two-thirds say they have been body-shamed by another woman- and 50 percent would rather be skinnier than happier or smarter. These women are sick and tired of feeling bad while trying to lose weight. And Milne has the solution: Don't be perfect-ju

May 21, 2016
Keep Watching the Skies! - American Science Fiction Movies of the Fifties- The 21st Century Edition by Warren, Bill/ Thomas, Bill (CON)/ Waldrop, Howard (FRW)

Keep Watching the Skies! - American Science Fiction Movies of the Fifties- The 21st Century Edition

May 21, 2016
Just Shut Up and Do It! - 7 Steps to Conquer Your Goals by Tracy, Brian

Just Shut Up and Do It! - 7 Steps to Conquer Your Goals

May 21, 2016
Mortal trash - poems by Addonizio, Kim, 1954- author.

Mortal trash - poems

May 21, 2016
Leonardo's Holy Child - the discovery of a Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece - a connoisseur's search for lost art in America by Kline, Fred, author.

Leonardo's Holy Child - the discovery of a Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece - a connoisseur's search for lost art in America

An art historian describes how he accidentally bought and discovered the first work by Leonardo da Vinci to have come to light in more than one hundred years, discussing the research that took him around the world.

May 21, 2016
Lift - fitness culture, from naked Greeks and dumbbells to jazzercise and ninja warriors by Kunitz, Daniel, author.

Lift - fitness culture, from naked Greeks and dumbbells to jazzercise and ninja warriors

May 21, 2016
Life Begins at 60 - A New View on Motherhood, Marriage, and Reinventing Ourselves by Birnbaum, Frieda

Life Begins at 60 - A New View on Motherhood, Marriage, and Reinventing Ourselves

May 21, 2016
Pilgrim Wheels - Reflections of a Cyclist Crossing America by Hanson, Neil

Pilgrim Wheels - Reflections of a Cyclist Crossing America

May 21, 2016
Sew Happy - Stitch Yourself Stylish With 25 Step-by-step Projects, Incudes Pull-out Patterns by Ziegler, Karin

Sew Happy - Stitch Yourself Stylish With 25 Step-by-step Projects, Incudes Pull-out Patterns

May 21, 2016
Seagan eating - the lure of a healthy, sustainable seafood + vegan diet by Cramer, Amy, author.

Seagan eating - the lure of a healthy, sustainable seafood + vegan diet

"People choose to become vegan for different reasons, but for some it's tough to stick to such a strict diet. Seagan Eating offers a healthy alternative by motivating you to adopt a "seagan" diet--largely plant-based but including seafood. At the same time, the book discourages 'evil' ingredients and addresses many of today's food conundrums (GMOs, organic versus nonorganic, etc.). A recipe section features easy-to-make fish dishes, plus some of Amy's most decadent vegan recipes. As with the aut

May 21, 2016
Salt & Silver Latin America - Travel, Surf, Cook by Riffelmacher, Johannes/ Kosikowski, Thomas

Salt & Silver Latin America - Travel, Surf, Cook

May 21, 2016
Roar - How to Match Your Food and Fitness to Your Unique Female Physiology for Optimum Performance, Great Health, and a Strong, Lean Body for Life by Sims, Stacy/ Yeager, Selene

Roar - How to Match Your Food and Fitness to Your Unique Female Physiology for Optimum Performance, Great Health, and a Strong, Lean Body for Life

May 21, 2016
Rittenhouse writers - reflections on a fiction workshop, with ten stories from the Rittenhouse Writers' Group by Rahn, James, author.

Rittenhouse writers - reflections on a fiction workshop, with ten stories from the Rittenhouse Writers' Group

"James Rahn has led the Rittenhouse Writers' Group since he founded it in 1988, making it one of America's longest-running independent fiction workshops. Hundreds of writers and would-be writers have sought out the group for its remarkable level of instruction and collaboration. Rittenhouse Writers is Rahn's memoir of the workshop and how his own evolution as both a teacher and a writer-has been intertwined with the establishment and growth of the RWG. In addition, Rahn includes ten short storie

May 21, 2016
The Kamikaze Hunters - Fighting for the Pacific- 1945 by Iredale, Will

The Kamikaze Hunters - Fighting for the Pacific- 1945

May 21, 2016
The new milks - 100-plus dairy-free recipes for making and cooking with soy, nut, seed, grain & coconut milks by Cheney, Dina.

The new milks - 100-plus dairy-free recipes for making and cooking with soy, nut, seed, grain & coconut milks

Collects dairy-free recipes using milk alternatives, with information on how to make and customize all types of vegan milks, tips, and guidance for choosing the right dairy-free milks for cooking and baking.

May 21, 2016
Veronica's Grave - A Daughter's Memoir by Donsky, Barbara Bracht

Veronica's Grave - A Daughter's Memoir

May 21, 2016
How to Create Your Own Jewelry Line by Shapiro, Emilie

How to Create Your Own Jewelry Line

May 21, 2016
How women decide - what's true, what's not, and what strategies spark the best choices by Huston, Therese, author.

How women decide - what's true, what's not, and what strategies spark the best choices

A guide to decision-making in professional landscapes, specifically tailored to the needs of women, addresses the psychological and cultural obstacles women face, offering recommendations for handling important choices in accordance with a woman's strengths.

May 21, 2016
The human superorganism - how the microbiome is revolutionizing the pursuit of a healthy life by Dietert, Rodney R, author.

The human superorganism - how the microbiome is revolutionizing the pursuit of a healthy life

Outlines a new biological paradigm about the origins of such non-communicable diseases as asthma, autism, and cancer, arguing in favor of ancient-world dietary practices and protective measures against unsafe chemicals.

May 21, 2016
I am here now - a creative mindfulness guide and journal by Mindfulness Project (COR)

I am here now - a creative mindfulness guide and journal

May 21, 2016
Ignore Your Teeth and They'll Go Away - The Complete Guide to Gum Disease by Sydney, Sheldon D.

Ignore Your Teeth and They'll Go Away - The Complete Guide to Gum Disease

May 21, 2016
I don't know what to believe - making spiritual peace with your religion by Kamin, Ben.

I don't know what to believe - making spiritual peace with your religion

Offers a guide to spirituality and faith that addresses the decline in American young people's association with organized religion, offering thoughtful, practical advices for working with one's inherited religious tradition.

May 21, 2016
For the love of money - a memoir by Polk, Sam, author.

For the love of money - a memoir

May 21, 2016
The Food and Wine of France - Eating and Drinking from Champagne to Provence by Behr, Edward

The Food and Wine of France - Eating and Drinking from Champagne to Provence

May 21, 2016
Shakespeare's Gardens by Bennett, Jackie/ Lawson, Andrew (PHT)

Shakespeare's Gardens

May 21, 2016
Not Your Mama's Canning Book - Modern Canned Goods and What to Make With Them by Lindamood, Rebecca

Not Your Mama's Canning Book - Modern Canned Goods and What to Make With Them

May 21, 2016
Pen to paper - artists' handwritten letters from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art by Savig, Mary (EDT)

Pen to paper - artists' handwritten letters from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art

"Even in our age of emails, texts, and tweets, there is a growing fascination with the simple act of putting pen to paper. Associations such as the International Association of Master Penmen and The Society for Italic Handwriting keep the traditions of calligraphy and penmanship alive, script typefaces continue to be bestsellers, and hand-drawn display type and packaging of all sorts are having their own renaissance. The Art of Handwriting builds on this interest, revealing how the simple act of

May 21, 2016
Passing on the right - conservative professors in the progressive university by Shields, Jon A, author.

Passing on the right - conservative professors in the progressive university

May 21, 2016
Passed and present - keeping memories of loved ones alive by Gilbert, Allison, author.

Passed and present - keeping memories of loved ones alive

May 21, 2016
Passages - predictable crises of adult life by Sheehy, Gail.

Passages - predictable crises of adult life

May 21, 2016
Parent hacks - 134 genius shortcuts for life with kids by Dornfest, Asha, author.

Parent hacks - 134 genius shortcuts for life with kids

"It's the indispensable handbook for the most seat-of-the-pants job there is--raising kids. Drawing from her award-winning blog, ParentHacks.com, which has been sharing MacGyver-like brilliance from real parenting experts-the moms and dads who are in thetrenches every day-Parent Hacks presents 134 ingenious tips and shortcuts for simplifying life with little kids, allowing the whole family to take a deep breath and have more fun. What's a parent hack? It can be as simple as putting the ketchup u

May 21, 2016
A Book About Love by Lehrer, Jonah

A Book About Love

May 21, 2016
In the arena - good citizens, a great republic, and how one speech can reinvigorate America by Hegseth, Pete.

In the arena - good citizens, a great republic, and how one speech can reinvigorate America

A call to reignite American citizenship at home and restore American power abroad draws on Theodore Roosevelt's "Man in the Arena" speech to explore how leadership, opportunity, and patriotism can overcome the obstacles of today's world.

May 21, 2016
The mushroom at the end of the world - on the possibility of life in capitalist ruins by Tsing, Anna Lowenhaupt.

The mushroom at the end of the world - on the possibility of life in capitalist ruins

May 21, 2016
Natalie Jill's 7 day jump start - unprocess your diet with super easy recipes - lose up to 5-7 pounds the first week by Jill, Natalie, author.

Natalie Jill's 7 day jump start - unprocess your diet with super easy recipes - lose up to 5-7 pounds the first week

Presents a seven day program to jump start weight loss from the popular fitness trainer and sports nutritionist, accompanied by recipes, tips, and easy-to-follow meal plans.

May 21, 2016
The Ethics of Ambiguity by Beauvoir, Simone de/ Frechtman, Bernard (TRN)

The Ethics of Ambiguity

May 21, 2016
Mixing quilt elements - a modern look at color, style & design by Doughty, Kathy, author.

Mixing quilt elements - a modern look at color, style & design

May 21, 2016
My healthy dish - more than 85 fresh & easy recipes for the whole family by Nguyen, My, author.

My healthy dish - more than 85 fresh & easy recipes for the whole family

Presents more than sixty nutritious recipes that are simple to prepare, including such options as strawberries and cream waffles, chicken cauliflower nuggets, blue corn tortilla nachos, watermelon slushies, and baked coconut chips.

May 21, 2016
The modern witchcraft grimoire - your complete guide to creating your own book of shadows by Alexander, Skye, author.

The modern witchcraft grimoire - your complete guide to creating your own book of shadows

May 21, 2016
Memoirs of the Second World War - an abridgement of the six volumes of The Second World War with an epilogue by the author on the postwar years written for this volume by Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.

Memoirs of the Second World War - an abridgement of the six volumes of The Second World War with an epilogue by the author on the postwar years written for this volume

Surveys the war and its politics

May 21, 2016
The knitting all around stitch dictionary - 150 new stitch patterns to knit top down, bottom up, back and forth & in the round by Bernard, Wendy (Wendy Jo), author.

The knitting all around stitch dictionary - 150 new stitch patterns to knit top down, bottom up, back and forth & in the round

Presents hundreds of stitch patterns organized by type, as well as a chapter on mosaic knitting.

May 21, 2016
The know-it-all - one man's humble quest to become the smartest person in the world by Jacobs, A. J., 1968-

The know-it-all - one man's humble quest to become the smartest person in the world

Chronicles the efforts of an NPR contributor to read the "Encyclopedia Britannica" from A to Z, sharing the humorous mishaps that occurred as a result of the endeavor, from changed family relationships to his efforts to join Mensa.

May 21, 2016
Love and Ruin - Tales of Obsession, Danger, and Heartbreak from the Atavist Magazine by Ratliff, Evan (EDT)/ Orlean, Susan (INT)

Love and Ruin - Tales of Obsession, Danger, and Heartbreak from the Atavist Magazine

May 21, 2016
Love unites us - winning the freedom to marry in America by Cathcart, Kevin (EDT)/ Gabel-brett, Leslie (EDT)/ Holder, Eric (INT)

Love unites us - winning the freedom to marry in America

"Victory may sometimes look like a sudden revolution when, in truth, it rests on years of struggle. The June 2015 decision in Obergefell v. Hodges is a sweeping victory for the freedom to marry, but it was one step in a long process. Love Unites Us is the history of activists' passion and persistence in the struggle for marriage rights for same-sex couples in the United States, told in the words of those who waged the battle. Launching the fight for the freedom to marry was neither an obvious n

May 21, 2016
Born to Be Wild - Hundreds of Free Nature Activities for Families by Garlick, Hattie/ Honey, Nancy (PHT)

Born to Be Wild - Hundreds of Free Nature Activities for Families

May 21, 2016
Brazillionaires - wealth, power, decadence, and hope in an American country by Cuadros, Alex.

Brazillionaires - wealth, power, decadence, and hope in an American country

Documents the era of global hyper-wealth through the stories of contemporary Brazil's colorful billionaires, tracing the rise and fall of Eike Batista and other Latin American tycoons and how their success has been shaped by politics, soccer, and violence.

May 21, 2016
Cake - A Slice of History by Levene, Alysa

Cake - A Slice of History

May 21, 2016
Bukowski in a sundress - confessions from a writing life by Addonizio, Kim, 1954- author.

Bukowski in a sundress - confessions from a writing life

"A dazzling, edgy, laugh-out-loud memoir from the award-winning poet and novelist that reflects on writing, drinking, dating, and more, Kim Addonizio is used to being exposed. As a writer of provocative poems and stories, she has encountered success along with snark: one critic dismissed her as "Charles Bukowski in a sundress." ("Why not Walt Whitman in a sparkly tutu?" she muses.) Now, in this utterly original memoir in essays, she opens up to chronicle the joys and indignities in the life o

May 21, 2016
Building blocks / Back to Quilt Basics by Califano, Diane, author.

Building blocks / Back to Quilt Basics

May 21, 2016
Brooklyn bartender - a modern guide to cocktails and spirits by Jones, Carey (Personal chef), author.

Brooklyn bartender - a modern guide to cocktails and spirits

May 21, 2016
Bright and Bold Wool Applique by Lawrence, Angela

Bright and Bold Wool Applique

May 21, 2016
Breast cancer surgery and reconstruction - what's right for you by Anstett, Patricia, 1947- author.

Breast cancer surgery and reconstruction - what's right for you

May 21, 2016
Money Changes Everything - How Finance Made Civilization Possible by William, William N.

Money Changes Everything - How Finance Made Civilization Possible

May 21, 2016
Llewellyn's complete book of mindful living - awareness and meditation practices for living in the present moment by Butera, Robert, Ph.D./ Byron, Erin

Llewellyn's complete book of mindful living - awareness and meditation practices for living in the present moment

May 21, 2016
Listening to a Continent Sing - Birdsong by Bicycle from the Atlantic to the Pacific by Kroodsma, Donald

Listening to a Continent Sing - Birdsong by Bicycle from the Atlantic to the Pacific

May 21, 2016
Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube - Chasing Fear and Finding Home in the Great White North by Braverman, Blair

Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube - Chasing Fear and Finding Home in the Great White North

May 21, 2016
Will & I - a memoir by Byars, Clay.

Will & I - a memoir

Twins Clay and Will Byars have different lives after Clay is in a traffic accident and suffers a stroke.

May 21, 2016
The Wicked Boy - The Mystery of a Victorian Child Murderer by Summerscale, Kate

The Wicked Boy - The Mystery of a Victorian Child Murderer

May 21, 2016
An English paper-pieced sampler by Justice, Teresa, author.

An English paper-pieced sampler

May 21, 2016
The year of living biblically - one man's humble quest to follow the Bible as literally as possible by Jacobs, A. J., 1968-

The year of living biblically - one man's humble quest to follow the Bible as literally as possible

Documents the author's quest to live one year in literal compliance with biblical rules, from being fruitful and multiplying to growing a beard and avoiding mixed-fiber clothing.

May 21, 2016
You Are a Complete Disappointment - A Triumphant Memoir of Failed Expectations by Edison, Mike

You Are a Complete Disappointment - A Triumphant Memoir of Failed Expectations

May 21, 2016
You'll grow out of it by Klein, Jessi, 1975-

You'll grow out of it

"YOU'LL GROW OUT OF IT hilariously, and candidly, explores the journey of the twenty-first century woman. As both a tomboy and a late bloomer, comedian Jessi Klein grew up feeling more like an outsider than a participant in the rites of modern femininity. In YOU'LL GROW OUT OF IT, Klein offers-through an incisive collection of real-life stories-a relentlessly funny yet poignant take on a variety of topics she has experienced along her strange journey to womanhood and beyond. These include her

May 21, 2016
A year of spiritual companionship - 52 weeks of wisdom for a life of gratitude, balance, and happiness by Kernion, Anne Kertz, 1958- author.

A year of spiritual companionship - 52 weeks of wisdom for a life of gratitude, balance, and happiness

May 21, 2016
You were always mom's favorite! - sisters in conversation throughout their lives by Tannen, Deborah.

You were always mom's favorite! - sisters in conversation throughout their lives

Explores the connections among sisters throughout their childhood years into adulthood, including competitiveness, age differences, and lifelong friendships.

May 21, 2016
101 Job Interview Questions You'll Never Fear Again by Reed, James

101 Job Interview Questions You'll Never Fear Again

May 21, 2016
101 Easy Homemade Products for Your Skin, Health & Home - A Nerdy Farm Wife's All-natural Diy Projects Using Commonly Found Herbs, Flowers & Other Plants by Berry, Jan

101 Easy Homemade Products for Your Skin, Health & Home - A Nerdy Farm Wife's All-natural Diy Projects Using Commonly Found Herbs, Flowers & Other Plants

May 21, 2016
Under glass - a Victorian obsession by Whitenight, John, author.

Under glass - a Victorian obsession

"An in-depth exploration of a unique segment of the Victorian decorative arts. In 650 beautiful images and fascinating text, many glass domes and the objects displayed under them are revealed and discussed in detail. Items from glorious taxidermy presentations of nature, seashell works, wax flowers and fruit, and even art formed of human hair are studied carefully"--Jacket.

May 23, 2016
Vision for life - ten steps to natural eyesight improvement by Schneider, Meir, 1954- author.

Vision for life - ten steps to natural eyesight improvement

All parts of the body need exercise for optimal health, and the eyes are no different. Vision for Life presents an approach to eye health for people with 20/20 vision who wish to maintain their perfect vision as well as people who see poorly and would like to improve their eyesight.

May 23, 2016
Texas Ranger - the epic life of Frank Hamer, the man who killed Bonnie and Clyde by Boessenecker, John, 1953- author.

Texas Ranger - the epic life of Frank Hamer, the man who killed Bonnie and Clyde

"Chronicles the life of Frank Hamer, whose extraordinary career as a Texas Ranger made him one of the West's most legendary lawmen."--NoveList.

May 23, 2016
Thief in the interior by Williams, Phillip B., author.

Thief in the interior

May 23, 2016
The only rule is it has to work - our wild experiment building a new kind of baseball team by Lindbergh, Ben, author.

The only rule is it has to work - our wild experiment building a new kind of baseball team

"It's the ultimate in fantasy baseball: You get to pick the roster, set the lineup, and decide on strategies -- with real players, in a real ballpark, in a real playoff race. That's what baseball analysts Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller got to do when an independent minor-league team in California, the Sonoma Stompers, offered them the chance to run its baseball operations according to the most advanced statistics. Their story in The Only Rule is it Has to Work is unlike any other baseball tale you

May 23, 2016
Native American almanac - more than 50,000 years of the cultures and histories of indigenous peoples by Dennis, Yvonne Wakim, author.

Native American almanac - more than 50,000 years of the cultures and histories of indigenous peoples

May 23, 2016
Pure soapmaking - how to create nourishing, natural skin care soaps by Faiola, Anne-Marie, author.

Pure soapmaking - how to create nourishing, natural skin care soaps

"Learn to make beautiful, nourishing soaps -- it's fun, and your skin will thank you! Moisturize with shea butter, exfoliate with crushed walnut shells, and soothe itchy skin with oatmeal. More than 30 expertly formulated recipes take advantage of the beneficial properties in many natural ingredients, "--Page 4 of cover.

May 23, 2016
Robert's rules for dummies. by Jennings, C. Alan.

Robert's rules for dummies.

You can get the most out of your meetings by following Robert's Rules, but knowing where to begin can be overshelming. This hands-on guide demystifies the rules of parliamentary procedure in clear, simple language and shows you how to keep meetings organized, efficient, and on track! Stop wasting time and start getting results.

May 23, 2016
A refugee from his race - Albion W. Tourgée and His Fight against White Supremacy by Karcher, Carolyn L., 1945- author.

A refugee from his race - Albion W. Tourgée and His Fight against White Supremacy

May 23, 2016
Recipes from many kitchens - celebrated local food artisans share their signature dishes by Rice, Valentina, author.

Recipes from many kitchens - celebrated local food artisans share their signature dishes

"Valentina Rice has scoured the country to find the most talented producers making the most innovative food. These renowned artisans share their signature recipes for this wholly original and accessible cookbook. This collection of over 80 recipes will see you through every occasion, from a decadent French Breakfast to an exotic Indian Feast. Learn to make the fluffiest of scones from a master baker or the creamiest of croquetas from Spanish aristocracy. Valentina introduces you to this talented

May 23, 2016
Weapon - a visual history of arms and armour by Holmes, Richard, 1946-2011, consultant, writer of foreword.

Weapon - a visual history of arms and armour

With a spectacular illustrated journey through 4,000 years of weaponry, Weapon: A Visual History of Arms and Armour is the most comprehensive visual reference charting the history of arms and armour worldwide. Follow the evolution of weaponry from stone maces to machine-guns, and discover the brutal history of the warriors who wielded them. Drawing extensively on the treasures of the Royal Armouries Museum, this fully updated guide uniquely details the date, weight, size, and country of origin o

May 23, 2016
Performance breakthrough - a radical approach to success at work by Salit, Cathy Rose, author.

Performance breakthrough - a radical approach to success at work

"Whether you're navigating your way on a new team, expanding your leadership role, or just trying to get heard in a meeting, you're facing the kind of workplace challenge we all run into sooner or later: you need a new performance. In Performance Breakthrough Cathy Salit presents the revolutionary approach to learning and growing that she's been using for twenty years with American Express, Nike, and Chanel, among a Who's Who of other brand name clients. Artfully blending techniques from theatri

May 23, 2016
The oxygen revolution - hyperbaric oxygen therapy - breakthrough gene therapy for traumatic brain injury & other disorders by Harch, Paul, author.

The oxygen revolution - hyperbaric oxygen therapy - breakthrough gene therapy for traumatic brain injury & other disorders

"Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is based on a simple idea -- that oxygen can be used therapeutically for a wide range of conditions where tissues have been damaged by oxygen deprivation. Inspiring and informative, The Oxygen Revolution, Third Edition is the comprehensive, definitive guide to the miracle of hyperbaric oxygen therapy."--provided by Amazon.com.

May 23, 2016
Mother tongue - my family's globe-trotting quest to dream in Mandarin, laugh in Arabic, and sing in Spanish by Gilbert, Christine, 1977- author.

Mother tongue - my family's globe-trotting quest to dream in Mandarin, laugh in Arabic, and sing in Spanish

"One woman's quest to learn Mandarin in Beijing, Arabic in Beirut, and Spanish in Mexico, with her young family along for the ride"--

May 23, 2016
Pen to thread - 750+ hand-drawn embroidery designs to inspire your stitches by Watson, Sarah, author.

Pen to thread - 750+ hand-drawn embroidery designs to inspire your stitches

"Looking to add some inspiration to your embroidery? Look to Pen to Thread! Illustrator and fabric designer Sarah Watson has hand drawn more than 750 whimsical, imaginative motifs in one place--sheer delight for anyone who wields a needle! From every day objects like birdcages and backpacks to sophisticated poodles, playful mermaids, and punchy pinatas, each pattern is more charming than the next. Sarah has also included embroidery and stitching basics in case you're new to this fun and addictiv

May 23, 2016
X child stars - where are they now? by Garver, Kathy, 1945- author.

X child stars - where are they now?

"Contains basic biographical information, rare photos, and interesting trivia about child stars, shows, networks, and the times that defined the shows. The book spans sixty years of television history"--

May 23, 2016
Beat osteoporosis with exercise - a low-impact program for building strength, increasing bone density and improving posture by Knopf, Karl G., author.

Beat osteoporosis with exercise - a low-impact program for building strength, increasing bone density and improving posture

May 23, 2016
Beading - learn it, love it by Power, Jean, author.

Beading - learn it, love it

May 23, 2016
Be bad first - get good at things fast to stay ready for the future by Andersen, Erika, author.

Be bad first - get good at things fast to stay ready for the future

May 23, 2016
Compass Rose by Sze, Arthur.

Compass Rose

May 23, 2016
Lovely knitted lace - a geometric approach to gorgeous wearables by Nico, Brooke.

Lovely knitted lace - a geometric approach to gorgeous wearables

Lace knitting gets a makeover in 'Lovely Knitted Lace'! Author Brooke Nico offers up 16 garments and accessories based on four basic shapes: triangles, circles, squares, and rectangles. Start with these simple shapes, then create a light-as-air Angle Shawl knit from the center out; a luxuriously soft Japanese Leaf Scarf that looks pretty on both sides of the fabric thanks to stockinette and twisted rib stitches; a pretty Aster Shirt with great drape and flow; and an ethereal Flutter Shawl featur

May 23, 2016
67 shots - Kent State and the end of American innocence by Means, Howard B., author.

67 shots - Kent State and the end of American innocence

"Using recently available oral histories from participants, Howard Means examines the Kent State shooting and the tumultuous era that reverberates still,"--NoveList.

May 23, 2016
9 presidents who screwed up America - and four who tried to save her by McClanahan, Brion T., author.

9 presidents who screwed up America - and four who tried to save her

May 23, 2016
The anatomy of story - 22 steps to becoming a master storyteller by Truby, John, 1952-

The anatomy of story - 22 steps to becoming a master storyteller

May 23, 2016
Antique Trader bottles - identification & price guide by Polak, Michael.

Antique Trader bottles - identification & price guide

May 23, 2016
The dry eye remedy - the complete guide to restoring the health and beauty of your eyes by Latkany, Robert, author.

The dry eye remedy - the complete guide to restoring the health and beauty of your eyes

"New 2016 edition of the best-selling, practical guide to help dry eye sufferers improve their vision, reduce wrinkles and redness, and restore overall eye health, Includes up-to-date information on medications, procedures, testing, after-care, and more. It can happen any time. Your eyes feel tired. You rub them. You look at yourself in the mirror and see lines, wrinkles, bags, redness that was never there before. Approximately 100 million people worldwide suffer from dry eye (also known as dysf

May 23, 2016
How the body works. by

How the body works.

Examines "all the complex processes that keep our bodies alive and thriving, from the basic building blocks of the body--our cells--to skin, muscles, and bones and the ways in which our many parts work together. Learn about the senses, how we read faces and body language, nutrition and immunity, the brain, sleep, memory, dreams, and much more"--Amazon.com.

May 23, 2016
Father Joe - the man who saved my soul by Hendra, Tony.

Father Joe - the man who saved my soul

"How I met Father Joe. I was fourteen and having an affair with a married woman." These are the opening lines to the first chapter of this memoir by former National Lampoon Editor Tony Hendra, concerning hs lifelong mentorship with Dom Joseph Warrilow, a.k.a Father Joe.

May 23, 2016
Deskbound - standing up to a sitting world by Starrett, Kelly, author.

Deskbound - standing up to a sitting world

As recent studies show that too much sitting can wreak havoc on your health, a physical therapist and best-selling author provide creative solutions for reducing the amount of time sitting and strategies for the workplace and school that will improve productivity and overall health.

May 23, 2016
Fundamental analysis for dummies by Krantz, Matt, author.

Fundamental analysis for dummies

May 23, 2016
The great acceleration - how the world is getting faster, faster by Colvile, Robert, author.

The great acceleration - how the world is getting faster, faster

Colvile inspects the various ways in which the pace of life in our society is increasing and examines the evolutionary science behind our need for constant acceleration, as well as why it's unlikely we'll be able to slow down--or even want to.

May 23, 2016
The ketogenic and modified Atkins diets - treatments for epilepsy and other disorders by Kossoff, Eric, author.

The ketogenic and modified Atkins diets - treatments for epilepsy and other disorders

May 23, 2016
Jason Vale's 5-2 juice diet - the perfect weight loss & health management plan. by Vale, Jason, author.

Jason Vale's 5-2 juice diet - the perfect weight loss & health management plan.

Jason Vale - the world's number one name in juicing - brings you his final "juice diet plan" ever - the 5:2 Juice Diet. By taking 5:2 beyond simple calorie counting and combining the science behind it with some incredible, nutrient-rich and delicious juice recipes, Jason Vale's 5:2 Juice Diet revolutionizes 5:2 and takes the potential health benefits to another level. Jason believes that where you get your calories from on your "fasting" days and the rest of the week does matter. In this book, y

May 23, 2016
Drive! - Henry Ford, George Selden, and the race to invent the auto age by Goldstone, Lawrence, 1947- author.

Drive! - Henry Ford, George Selden, and the race to invent the auto age

"From the acclaimed author of Birdmen comes a revelatory new history of the birth of the automobile, an illuminating and entertaining true tale of invention, competition, and the visionaries, hustlers, and swindlers who came together to transform the world. In 1900, the Automobile Club of America sponsored the nation's first car show in New York's Madison Square Garden. The event was a spectacular success, attracting seventy exhibitors and nearly fifty thousand visitors. Among the spectators was

May 23, 2016
The basic writings of Bertrand Russell by Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970.

The basic writings of Bertrand Russell

An anthology of essays written by British philosopher Bertrand Russell between 1903 and 1959, including his thoughts on language, epistemology, metaphysics, politics, education, and other topics.

May 23, 2016
Lesson Plan - an agenda for change in American higher education by Bowen, William G., author.

Lesson Plan - an agenda for change in American higher education

American higher education faces some serious problems--but they are not the ones most people think. In this brief and accessible book, two leading experts show that many so-called crises--from the idea that typical students are drowning in debt to the belief that tuition increases are being driven by administrative bloat--are exaggerated or simply false. At the same time, many real problems--from the high dropout rate to inefficient faculty staffing--have received far too little attention. In re

May 23, 2016
Blood red snow - the memoirs of a German soldier on the Eastern Front by Koschorrek, Günter K., 1923-

Blood red snow - the memoirs of a German soldier on the Eastern Front

May 23, 2016
Mental health information for teens - health tips about mental wellness and mental illness, including facts about recognizing and treating mood, anxiety, personality, psychotic, behavioral, impulse control, and addiction disorders by

Mental health information for teens - health tips about mental wellness and mental illness, including facts about recognizing and treating mood, anxiety, personality, psychotic, behavioral, impulse control, and addiction disorders

"Provides basic consumer health information about the causes, warning signs, and symptoms of mental health disorders, along with facts about treatment approaches and tips for teens on coping with stress, building self-esteem, and maintaining mental wellness. Includes a further reading list, a directory of crisis helplines and related organizations, and an index"--

May 23, 2016
Lean in 15 - [15-minute meals and workouts to keep you lean and healthy] by Wicks, Joe, author.

Lean in 15 - [15-minute meals and workouts to keep you lean and healthy]

"Discover how to SHIFT your body fat and get the lean physique of your dreams by eating better and exercising less in this essential cookbook and exercise guide ... that combines 100 delicious recipes and signature HIIT (high intensity interval training) home workouts from personal trainer and Instagram sensation @thebodycoach, Joe Wicks."--Amazon.com.

May 23, 2016
Cooking with chia for dummies by Rogers, Barrie, author.

Cooking with chia for dummies

Shares over one hundred recipes for every meal of the day that incorporate the nutrient-dense chia seed, and discusses its nutritional benefits, disease-fighting powers, and versatility in cooking.

May 24, 2016
The 100 most influential musicians of all time by

The 100 most influential musicians of all time

Chronologically arranged entries profile one hundred of the world's most influential musicians from medieval times through the twentieth century.

May 24, 2016
Loving the little years - motherhood in the trenches by Jankovic, Rachel.

Loving the little years - motherhood in the trenches

"I didn't write this book because mothering little ones is easy for me. I wrote it because it isn't. I know that this is a hard job, because I am right here in the middle of it. I know you need encouragement because I do too. This is not a tender reminiscence from someone who had children so long ago that she only remembers the sweet parts. At the time of writing this, I have three children in diapers, and I can recognize the sound of hundreds of toothpicks being dumped out in the hall. This is

May 24, 2016
Vaccine epidemic - how corporate greed, biased science, and coercive government threaten our human rights, our health, and our children by

Vaccine epidemic - how corporate greed, biased science, and coercive government threaten our human rights, our health, and our children

Argues that vaccines are dangerous and that government mandates violate individual rights, shares stories of people injured by vaccinations, and suggests ways to reform the current American health-care system.

May 24, 2016
Krakatoa - the day the world exploded, August 27, 1883 by Winchester, Simon.

Krakatoa - the day the world exploded, August 27, 1883

In August 1883, a catastrophic volcanic eruption off the coast of Java was followed by a tsunami that killed nearly 40,000 people. The author brings new perspective to this iconic event, showing how it marked a change in East-West relations.

May 24, 2016
Black, white, and Jewish - autobiography of a shifting self by Walker, Rebecca, 1969 November 17-

Black, white, and Jewish - autobiography of a shifting self

The story of a child's unique struggle for identity and home when nothing in her world told her who she was or where she belonged. Poetic reflections on memory, time, and identity punctuate this gritty exploration of race and sexuality.

May 24, 2016
Women I want to grow old with - grow old together with courage, health, and attitude by Lofren, Diane Gage.

Women I want to grow old with - grow old together with courage, health, and attitude

May 24, 2016
North Carolina by Frye, Jason.

North Carolina

May 25, 2016
Neuroscience for dummies by Amthor, Frank, author.

Neuroscience for dummies

May 25, 2016
The longest mile - a doctor, a food fight, and the footrace that rallied a community against cancer by Meyer, Christine, author.

The longest mile - a doctor, a food fight, and the footrace that rallied a community against cancer

In the course of their lifetime, one out of two men and one out of three women will be diagnosed with cancer. Many of us watch in desperation as our friends and loved ones fight for their lives. But after seeing several of her patients and her dearest aunt engage in a battle with cancer, Dr. Christine Meyer decided to embark on a quest for hope--and through happenstance and love, a team of runners emerged that empowered a community to make a difference, not only in the lives of cancer patients,

May 25, 2016
Walking the Himalayas by Wood, Levison, 1982- author.

Walking the Himalayas

Levison Wood's most challenging expedition yet begins along the Silk Road route of Afghanistan and travels 1700 miles through five countries over the course of six months. Following in the footsteps of the great explorers, Wood walks the entire length of the Himalayas in an adventure of survival and endurance. In a personal story of perseverance and discovery, Wood forges bonds with local guides, porters, mountain men, soldiers, farmers, smugglers and shepherds. By travelling on foot, and follow

May 25, 2016
PSAT/NMSQT, 2017 strategies, practice, and review. by

PSAT/NMSQT, 2017 strategies, practice, and review.

Provides strategies for tackling the critical reading, math, and writing sections of the PSAT; offers practice tests with detailed answers; and contains review resources including a word list, word families, and math concepts.

May 25, 2016
Tribe - on homecoming and belonging by Junger, Sebastian, author.

Tribe - on homecoming and belonging

"Draws on history, psychology, and anthropology to discuss how the tribal connection--the instinct to belong to small groups with a clear purpose and common understanding--can satisfy the human quest for meaning and belonging,"--NoveList.

May 25, 2016
Bill O'Reilly's Legends & lies. The patriots by Fisher, David, 1946- author.

Bill O'Reilly's Legends & lies. The patriots

The American Revolution was not inevitable, nor was it a unanimous cause. It pitted neighbors against one another, as loyalists and colonial rebels faced off for their lives and futures. Through the remarkable lives of the first Americans, this book reveals the contentious arguments that turned friends into foes and the land into a war zone. From the riots over a child's murder that led to the Boston Massacre, to the Continental Army's first victory under George Washington's leadership, to the l

May 25, 2016
Owls - our most charming bird by Sewell, Matt.

Owls - our most charming bird

An illustrated guide to 50 of the world's owl species combines pop-up watercolors with lively, irreverent descriptions celebrating the unique characters of tiny elf owls, huge Eurasian eagle owls, elegant horned owls and other examples. --Publisher.

May 26, 2016
Night sky with exit wounds by Vuong, Ocean, 1988- author.

Night sky with exit wounds

May 26, 2016
The next pandemic - on the front lines against humankind's gravest dangers by Khan, Ali, MD, author.

The next pandemic - on the front lines against humankind's gravest dangers

"A former director of the Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response (PHPR) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lays out his theories on when, where and how the next major disease outbreak will arrive,"--NoveList.

May 26, 2016
Trash talks - revelations in the rubbish by Spelman, Elizabeth V., author.

Trash talks - revelations in the rubbish

May 26, 2016
African American writing - a literary approach by Sollors, Werner.

African American writing - a literary approach

May 26, 2016
Anatomy & 100 stretching exercises for cycling by Albir, Guillermo Seijas.

Anatomy & 100 stretching exercises for cycling

Addresses the specific needs of cyclists, bringing together information on the most recent studies of the effects on flexibility on cycling.

May 26, 2016
Your idea starts here - 77 mind-expanding ways to unleash your creativity by Eckert, Carolyn, 1964- author.

Your idea starts here - 77 mind-expanding ways to unleash your creativity

"In "Your Idea Starts Here," graphic designer Carolyn Eckert offers 77 specific questions, techniques, and exercises cleverly combined with fascinating infographics and other visuals to jump-start creative thinking."--Provided by publisher.

May 26, 2016
You were always mom's favorite! - sisters in conversation throughout their lives by Tannen, Deborah.

You were always mom's favorite! - sisters in conversation throughout their lives

Explores the connections among sisters throughout their childhood years into adulthood, including competitiveness, age differences, and lifelong friendships.

May 26, 2016
A year of spiritual companionship - 52 weeks of wisdom for a life of gratitude, balance, and happiness by Kernion, Anne Kertz, 1958- author.

A year of spiritual companionship - 52 weeks of wisdom for a life of gratitude, balance, and happiness

May 26, 2016
The year of living biblically - one man's humble quest to follow the Bible as literally as possible [with Reading Group guide] by Jacobs, A. J., 1968-, author

The year of living biblically - one man's humble quest to follow the Bible as literally as possible [with Reading Group guide]

Raised in a secular family but interested in the relevance of faith in our modern world, A.J. Jacobs decides to attempt to obey the Bible as literally as possible for one full year. He vows to follow the Ten Commandments. To be fruitful and multiply. To love his neighbor. But also to obey the hundreds of less publicized rules: to avoid wearing clothes made of mixed fibers; to stone adulterers. The resulting spiritual journey is at once funny and profound, reverent and irreverent, personal and un

May 26, 2016
Boy with thorn by Laurentiis, Rickey, author.

Boy with thorn

In a landscape at once the brutal American South as it is the brutal mind, Boy with Thorn interrogates the genesis of all poetic creation--the imagination itself, questioning what role it plays in both our fascinations with and repulsion from a national history of racial and sexual violence. The personal and political crash into one language here, gothic as it is supple, meditating on visual art and myth, to desire, the practice of lynching and Hurricane Katrina. Always at its center, though, is

May 26, 2016
Breaking Rockefeller - the incredible story of the ambitious rivals who toppled an oil empire by Doran, Peter B., author.

Breaking Rockefeller - the incredible story of the ambitious rivals who toppled an oil empire

"The author of the popular History of Oil podcast traces the early-20th-century rivalry between John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil and Royal Dutch Shell, describing the origins of partners Marcus Samuel, Jr. and Henri Deterding and how they used respective talents to break Rockefeller's daunting monopoly"--

May 26, 2016
Building blocks by Califano, Diane, author.

Building blocks

May 26, 2016
Charleston syllabus - readings on race, racism, and racial violence by

Charleston syllabus - readings on race, racism, and racial violence

May 26, 2016
Cake - a slice of history by Levene, Alysa, 1976- author.

Cake - a slice of history

Alysa Levene looks at cakes both ancient and modern, from the Fruit Cake, to the Pound Cake, from the ubiquitous birthday cake to the Angel Food Cake, all the way up to competitive baking shows on television and our modern obsession with macaroons and cup cakes. Along the way, she shows how cakes are so much more than just a delicious sugar hit, and reflects on how and why cakes became the food to eat in times of celebration. Cake reflects cultural differences, whether it is the changing role of

May 26, 2016
Best easy day hikes, Shenandoah National Park by Gildart, Robert C.

Best easy day hikes, Shenandoah National Park

May 26, 2016
Berries - the complete guide to cooking with power-packed berries by Pedersen, Stephanie, author.

Berries - the complete guide to cooking with power-packed berries

Berries have found a place among home cooks who wants a convenient, delicious way to add fiber, vitamins, antioxidants, and phytonutrients to their diets. Enjoy recipes for: Superfood Purple Smoothie, Blueberry banana oatmeal bread, Goji wild rice bowl, Avocadobeanberry sandwich, Chicken with berry sauce, Curried halibut with raspberry-mango relish, Berry kale quinoa, Flourless PB&B cookies, Lemon berry cornmeal cake, Key Lime avocado berry pie, Healthy berry streusel bars, Quinoa cranberry red

May 26, 2016
The kitchen by

The kitchen

"A cookbook with over 100 vegetarian recipes for the home cook from the studio kitchen of world-renowned artist Olafur Eliasson. Discover Featuring over 100 vegetarian recipes cooked at Olafur Eliasson's studio kitchen, these recipes have served as nourishment and source of creative inspiration and communal discussion every day for his staff, artists, and guest collaborators, including Rene´ Redzepi and Alice Waters."--provided by Amazon.com.

May 26, 2016
The Nazi Titanic - the incredible untold story of a doomed ship in World War II by Watson, Robert P., 1962- author.

The Nazi Titanic - the incredible untold story of a doomed ship in World War II

May 26, 2016
Never split the difference - negotiating as if your life depended on it by Voss, Chris, author.

Never split the difference - negotiating as if your life depended on it

"A former international hostage negotiator for the FBI offers a new, field-tested approach to high-stakes negotiations--whether in the boardroom or at home,"--Amazon.com.

May 26, 2016
Natural hair coloring - how to use henna and other pure herbal pigments for chemical-free beauty by Shahin, Christine, author.

Natural hair coloring - how to use henna and other pure herbal pigments for chemical-free beauty

Henna, indigo, cassia and amla have been used for coloring and healing since ancient times. These all-plant dyes are gentle and safe, can be applied over chemical dyes, and actually nourish the hair.

May 26, 2016
My healthy dish - more than 85 fresh & easy recipes for the whole family by Nguyen, My, 1980- author.

My healthy dish - more than 85 fresh & easy recipes for the whole family

May 26, 2016
The mushroom at the end of the world - on the possibility of life in capitalist ruins by Tsing, Anna Lowenhaupt.

The mushroom at the end of the world - on the possibility of life in capitalist ruins

"A tale of diversity within our damaged landscapes, The Mushroom at the End of the World follows one of the strangest commodity chains of our times to explore the unexpected corners of capitalism. Here, we witness the varied and peculiar worlds of matsutake commerce: the worlds of Japanese gourmets, capitalist traders, Hmong jungle fighters, industrial forests, Yi Chinese goat herders, Finnish nature guides, and more. These companions also lead us into fungal ecologies and forest histories to be

May 26, 2016
The long game - a memoir by McConnell, Mitch, author.

The long game - a memoir

"A candid memoir by the Republican Senate Majority Leader traces his childhood battle with polio and the philosophies that have shaped his career, sharing his views on such topics as the strained relationship between Congress and the Obama administration, Hillary Clinton's moderate stance and the government shutdowns surrounding the Obamacare battles,"--NoveList.

May 26, 2016
Learning PHP - a gentle introduction to the Web's most popular language by Sklar, David (Software engineer), author.

Learning PHP - a gentle introduction to the Web's most popular language

May 26, 2016
Lament for a son by Wolterstorff, Nicholas.

Lament for a son

The author describes the progress of his grief from the shock of learning of his son's accidental death to his final resignation a year later

May 26, 2016
Jewels of Allah - The Untold Story of Women in Iran by Ansary, Nina, Ph.D.

Jewels of Allah - The Untold Story of Women in Iran

May 26, 2016
Jane Doe January - my twenty-year search for truth and justice by Winslow, Emily (Emily Carroll), author.

Jane Doe January - my twenty-year search for truth and justice

"In the vein of Alice Sebold's Lucky, comes a compelling, real-life crime mystery and gripping memoir of the cold case prosecution of a serial rapist, told by one of his victims.On the morning of September 12, 2013, a fugitive task force broke down the door of Arthur Fryar's apartment in Brooklyn. His DNA, entered in the FBI's criminal database after a drug conviction, had been matched to evidence from a rape in Pennsylvania years earlier. Over the next year, Fryar and his lawyer fought his extr

May 26, 2016
It's ok to laugh - (crying is cool, too) by Purmort, Nora McInerny, author.

It's ok to laugh - (crying is cool, too)

May 26, 2016
The ideal team player - how to recognize and cultivate the three essential virtues - a leadership fable by Lencioni, Patrick, 1965- author.

The ideal team player - how to recognize and cultivate the three essential virtues - a leadership fable

The author uses a fable to describe how a man taking over the family business is forced to rapidly build and create a culture based on the virtues of a true team player, before laying out the real framework for placing the system in real world institutions.

May 26, 2016
You don't have to be a shark - creating your own success by Herjavec, Robert, 1962- author.

You don't have to be a shark - creating your own success

"Many people assume that effective sales ability demands a unique personality and an aggressive attitude. It's not true, and Robert Herjavec is proof. Known as the "Nice Shark" on the ABC's Emmy Award-winning hit show SHARK TANK, Robert Herjavec is lovedby viewers, who respond to his affable nature. He has developed an honest and genuine approach to life and selling that has set him apart from his cut-throat colleagues, and rewarded him with a degree of wealth measured in hundreds of millions of

May 26, 2016
When women were birds - fifty-four variations on voice by Williams, Terry Tempest.

When women were birds - fifty-four variations on voice

In fifty-four chapters that unfold like a series of yoga poses, each with its own logic and beauty, Williams (beloved author of "Refuge") creates a lyrical and caring meditation of the mystery of her mother's journals .. and what it means to have a voicebeyond a selfless existence informed by children and a husband.

May 26, 2016
The war that forged a nation - why the Civil War still matters by McPherson, James M.

The war that forged a nation - why the Civil War still matters

"In The Long Shadow of War, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian James M. McPherson considers why the Civil War retains such a hold on our national psyche and identity. Though the drama and tragedy of the subject, from the war's scope and size--an estimated death toll of 750,000, far more than all the rest of the country's wars combined--to the nearly mythical individuals involved--Abraham Lincoln, Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson--help explain why the Civil War remains so popular among historians,

May 26, 2016
An unspoken hunger - stories from the field by Williams, Terry Tempest.

An unspoken hunger - stories from the field

May 26, 2016
Tennessee by Littman, Margaret.

Tennessee

May 26, 2016
Sweet and savory fat bombs - 100 delicious treats for fat fasts, ketogenic, paleo, and low-carb diets by Slajerova, Martina, author.

Sweet and savory fat bombs - 100 delicious treats for fat fasts, ketogenic, paleo, and low-carb diets

May 26, 2016
The new milks - 100-plus dairy-free recipes for making and cooking with soy, nut, seed, grain, & coconut milks by Cheney, Dina, author.

The new milks - 100-plus dairy-free recipes for making and cooking with soy, nut, seed, grain, & coconut milks

"The definitive guide to nondairy milks--the first comprehensive cookbook demystifying milk alternatives--here's how to make and customize all types of vegan milks, with one hundred delicious recipes and handy comparison charts, tips, and guidance for choosing the right dairy-free milks for cooking and baking,"--Amazon.com.

May 26, 2016
My heart can't even believe it - A Story of Science, Love, and Down Syndrome by Silverman, Amy, 1966- author.

My heart can't even believe it - A Story of Science, Love, and Down Syndrome

May 26, 2016
Shakespeare's gardens by Bennett, Jackie, author.

Shakespeare's gardens

Shakespeare's Gardens is a highly illustrated, informative book about the gardens that William Shakespeare knew as a boy and tended as a man, published to coincide with the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death in April 2016. This anniversary will be the focus of literary celebration of the man's life and work throughout the English speaking world and beyond. The book will focus on the gardens that Shakespeare knew, including the five gardens in Stratford upon Avon in which he gardened and ex

May 26, 2016
Saving my assassin by Prodan, Virginia, author.

Saving my assassin

May 26, 2016
Rittenhouse writers - reflections on a fiction workshop, with ten stories from the Rittenhouse Writers' Group by Rahn, James, author.

Rittenhouse writers - reflections on a fiction workshop, with ten stories from the Rittenhouse Writers' Group

"James Rahn has led the Rittenhouse Writers' Group since he founded it in 1988, making it one of America's longest-running independent fiction workshops. Hundreds of writers and would-be writers have sought out the group for its remarkable level of instruction and collaboration. Rittenhouse Writers is Rahn's memoir of the workshop and how his own evolution as both a teacher and a writer-has been intertwined with the establishment and growth of the RWG. In addition, Rahn includes ten short storie

May 26, 2016
Reports from the Zen wars - a memoir by Antinoff, Steve, author.

Reports from the Zen wars - a memoir

May 26, 2016
Reading and writing cancer - how words heal by Gubar, Susan, 1944- author.

Reading and writing cancer - how words heal

"Elaborating upon her “Living with Cancer” column in the New York Times, Susan Gubar helps patients, caregivers, and the specialists who seek to serve them. In a book both enlightening and practical, she describes how the activities of reading and writing can right some of cancer’s wrongs. To stimulate the writing process, she proposes specific exercises, prompts, and models. In discussions of the diary of Fanny Burney, the stories of Leo Tolstoy and Alice Munro, numerous memoirs, novels,

May 26, 2016
A psychiatrist's guide to successful retirement and aging - coping with change by Zal, H. Michael, author.

A psychiatrist's guide to successful retirement and aging - coping with change

May 26, 2016
Project smoke - seven steps to smoked food nirvana, plus 100 irresistible recipes from classic (slam-dunk brisket) to adventurous (smoked bacon-bourbon apple crisp) by Raichlen, Steven, author.

Project smoke - seven steps to smoked food nirvana, plus 100 irresistible recipes from classic (slam-dunk brisket) to adventurous (smoked bacon-bourbon apple crisp)

"Describes Raichlen's seven steps to smoked food nirvana, including choose your smoker, source your fuel, [and] know when your food is done. There's an in-depth rundown on various smokers; the essential brines, rubs, marinades, and barbecue sauces; ... a complete exposition of woods; and ways to smoke--cold smoking, hot smoking, smoke-roasting and smoke-braising"--

May 26, 2016
Perfectly imperfect - the art and soul of yoga practice by Baptiste, Baron, author.

Perfectly imperfect - the art and soul of yoga practice

"This book will shine new light on your journey, ignite your practice with new power, inspire new possibilities for growth, and infuse your life with the grace and confidence you seek."--Baron Baptiste A little over a decade ago, Baron Baptiste published his seminal book, Journey into Power. The first of its kind, it introduced the world to Baptiste Power Vinyasa, his signature method that marries a lifetime of studying with some of the world's most renowned yoga masters with his uniquely powerf

May 26, 2016
Parent hacks - 134 genius shortcuts for life with kids by Dornfest, Asha, author.

Parent hacks - 134 genius shortcuts for life with kids

"It's the indispensable handbook for the most seat-of-the-pants job there is--raising kids. Drawing from her award-winning blog, ParentHacks.com, which has been sharing MacGyver-like brilliance from real parenting experts-the moms and dads who are in the trenches every day-Parent Hacks presents 134 ingenious tips and shortcuts for simplifying life with little kids, allowing the whole family to take a deep breath and have more fun. What's a parent hack? It can be as simple as putting the ketchup

May 26, 2016
I do it with the lights on - and 10 more discoveries on the road to a blissfully shame-free life by Thore, Whitney Way, author.

I do it with the lights on - and 10 more discoveries on the road to a blissfully shame-free life

May 26, 2016
How to create your own jewelry line by Shapiro, Emilie, author.

How to create your own jewelry line

May 26, 2016
How women decide - what's true, what's not, and what strategies spark the best choices by Huston, Therese, author.

How women decide - what's true, what's not, and what strategies spark the best choices

Our futures depend not just on the results of the choices we make, but on how well we handle making these hard choices and the serious scrutiny that comes with them. Huston shows how men and women approach decisions differently, though not necessarily in the ways we have been led to believe. She opens up the conversation about how we can best shape our habits, perceptions, and strategies, not just to make the most of our own opportunities, but to reshape the culture and bring out the best decisi

May 26, 2016
Pilgrim wheels - reflections of a cyclist crossing America by Hanson, Neil (Neil M.), 1954-

Pilgrim wheels - reflections of a cyclist crossing America

"In 2011, at 57 years old, Neil Hanson began a 3400-mile cross-country bicycle journey, exploring an America that can only be discovered on winding backroads from the saddle of a bicycle. More than just a travelogue of a bike ride across the country, Hanson's delightful and beautifully written story takes the reader on a journey that is engaging and insightful, often hilarious, sometimes poignant, and always inspiring. It's a must-read adventure that will stir your soul"--Back cover.

May 26, 2016
70Candles! - women thriving in their 8th decade by Giddan, Jane J., author.

70Candles! - women thriving in their 8th decade

May 26, 2016
Righteous carnage - the List murders by Benford, Timothy B.

Righteous carnage - the List murders

May 26, 2016
The politicians and the egalitarians - the hidden history of American politics by Wilentz, Sean, author.

The politicians and the egalitarians - the hidden history of American politics

May 26, 2016
Ozone journal by Balakian, Peter, 1951- author.

Ozone journal

"A sequel of sorts to "Ziggurat," published in the Phoenix Poets series in 2010, the title poem from "Ozone Journal" recounts the memory of the speaker's excavating the bones of Armenian genocide victims in the Syrian desert with a TV journalist crew in 2009. The speaker "dreams back," as it were, to the 1980s, when, as a young man in his thirties and caring for a young daughter after a recent divorce, he is having to juggle both personal and cultural/historical complexities living as a single p

May 26, 2016
Only humans need apply - winners and losers in the age of smart machines by Davenport, Thomas H., 1954- author.

Only humans need apply - winners and losers in the age of smart machines

May 26, 2016
Once a cop - the street, the law, two worlds, one man by Pegues, Corey, author.

Once a cop - the street, the law, two worlds, one man

"Former cop sets the record straight in this controversial memoir about his youth selling crack in the 80s with one of NYC's toughest gangs and later rise through the ranks of the NYPD to become a community leader"--

May 26, 2016
No way but gentlenesse - a memoir of how Kes, my kestrel, changed my life by Hines, Richard, 1945- author.

No way but gentlenesse - a memoir of how Kes, my kestrel, changed my life

A memoir about a working-class kid whose passion for the elite pastime of falconry sets him on an unexpected path through adulthood.

May 26, 2016
The new cocktail hour - the essential guide to hand-crafted drinks by Darlington, André.

The new cocktail hour - the essential guide to hand-crafted drinks

May 26, 2016
Natalie Jill's 7-day jump start - unprocess your diet with super easy recipes and lose up to 5-7 pounds the first week by Jill, Natalie. author.

Natalie Jill's 7-day jump start - unprocess your diet with super easy recipes and lose up to 5-7 pounds the first week

"Natalie Jill's 7-Day Jump Start is a straightforward way to clean up your diet--and create a new lifestyle--one step at a time. After receiving a diagnosis of celiac disease and hitting rock-bottom, Natalie realized she needed to change. The secret to losing weight and getting her mojo back? Eating unprocessed and naturally gluten-free foods."--Amazon.com.

May 26, 2016
Money changes everything - how finance made civilization possible by Goetzmann, William N., author.

Money changes everything - how finance made civilization possible

May 26, 2016
The mindspan diet - reduce Alzheimer's risk, minimize memory loss, and keep your brain young by Estep, Preston W., author.

The mindspan diet - reduce Alzheimer's risk, minimize memory loss, and keep your brain young

"Studying the diets of the 'Mindspan elite'--those populations that live longest with low levels of dementia--as well as the ways that certain food additiives and ingredients interact with our genes, Dr. Preston Estep explains how the recent slew of popular brains-and-aging books have steered us down the wrong dietary path. Shattering myths about which foods are (and are not) benefitial to our brains, 'The mindspan diet' reveals a simple plan to slow cognitive decline."--Jacket.

May 26, 2016
Memoirs of the Second World War - an abridgement of the six volumes of The Second World War with an epilogue by the author on the postwar years written for this volume by Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.

Memoirs of the Second World War - an abridgement of the six volumes of The Second World War with an epilogue by the author on the postwar years written for this volume

Surveys the war and its politics.

May 26, 2016
How to choose a leader - Machiavelli's advice to citizens by Viroli, Maurizio, author.

How to choose a leader - Machiavelli's advice to citizens

"One of the greatest political advisers of all time, Niccolo` Machiavelli thought long and hard about how citizens could identify great leaders--ones capable of defending and enhancing the liberty, honor, and prosperity of their countries. Drawing on the full range of the Florentine's writings, acclaimed Machiavelli biographer Maurizio Viroli gathers and interprets Machiavelli's timeless wisdom about choosing leaders. The brief and engaging result is a new kind of Prince--one addressed to citize

May 26, 2016
The inefficiency assassin - time management tactics for working smarter, not longer by Segura, Helene, 1941- author.

The inefficiency assassin - time management tactics for working smarter, not longer

"Who doesn't complain about not having the time and energy they'd like for family, friends, and personal passions? Author Helene Segura coaches real people in the real world to shift past these issues. Her engaging program differs from others in the way it recognizes diverse learning styles - reflective learners, right-brained creative learners, and even "just give me a quick fix" types. Case studies allow readers to self-diagnose and zero in on the strategies most appropriate for them. These wo

May 26, 2016
In the Arena - good citizens, a great Republic, and how One Speech Can Reinvigorate America by Hegseth, Pete, author.

In the Arena - good citizens, a great Republic, and how One Speech Can Reinvigorate America

May 26, 2016
The journey within - expolring the path of bhakti - a contemporary guide to yoga's ancient wisdom by Radhanath, Swami, 1950- author.

The journey within - expolring the path of bhakti - a contemporary guide to yoga's ancient wisdom

World-renowned spiritual leader Radhanath Swami draws from his path toward enlightenment and his personal experiences to demystify the ancient devotional path of bhakti, capturing its essence and explaining its simple principles for balancing our lives.

May 26, 2016
The joys of travel - and stories that illuminate them by Swick, Thomas, author.

The joys of travel - and stories that illuminate them

May 26, 2016
Listening to a continent sing - birdsong by bicycle from the Atlantic to the Pacific by Kroodsma, Donald E.

Listening to a continent sing - birdsong by bicycle from the Atlantic to the Pacific

May 26, 2016
The knitting all around stitch dictionary - 150 new stitch patterns to knit top down, bottom up, back and forth & in the round by Bernard, Wendy (Wendy Jo), author.

The knitting all around stitch dictionary - 150 new stitch patterns to knit top down, bottom up, back and forth & in the round

Picking up where the first volume left off, each chapter includes a customizable pattern so that knitters can easily swap out stitch patterns to make their own unique knitted items.

May 26, 2016
Little black dress - from mourning to night by Meyer, Shannon, 1974- author.

Little black dress - from mourning to night

May 26, 2016
Little labors by Galchen, Rivka, author.

Little labors

Little Labors is a slanted, enchanted literary miscellany. Varying in length from just a sentence or paragraph to a several-page story or essay, Galchen's puzzle pieces assemble into a shining, unpredictable, mordant picture of the ordinary-extraordinary nature of babies and literature. Anecdotal or analytic, each part opens up an odd and tender world of wonder.

May 26, 2016
Managing OCD with CBT for dummies by d'Ath, Katie.

Managing OCD with CBT for dummies

Learn to break the patterns that have been holding you hostage-- and build a future free of OCD. d'Ath and Willson help you discover how to identify and correct negative thought patterns, confront your patterns with positive solutions, and recognize the power of cognitive thinking.

May 26, 2016
Make- DIY drone and quadcopter projects - a collection of drone-based essays, tutorials, and projects by

Make- DIY drone and quadcopter projects - a collection of drone-based essays, tutorials, and projects

May 26, 2016
Moon - from 4.5 billion years ago to the present by Harland, David M. (David Michael), 1955-

Moon - from 4.5 billion years ago to the present

May 26, 2016
Mixing quilt elements - a modern look at color, style & design by Doughty, Kathy, author.

Mixing quilt elements - a modern look at color, style & design

May 26, 2016
The miracles in the Gospels - what do they teach us about Jesus? by Warrington, Keith.

The miracles in the Gospels - what do they teach us about Jesus?

The first comprehensive scholarly survey of all the Gospel miracles for nearly fifty years. In this magisterial study, Keith Warrington paints a rounded picture of Jesus as a miracle worker by exploring each of the miracles in the Gospels in their literary and historical setting. He demonstrates that, while the miracles are historically authentic, there are several reasons for their presence in the Gospels other than simply to identify Jesus as a miracle worker. They are also intended to functio

May 26, 2016
Million dollar maverick - forge your own path to think differently, act decisively, and succeed quickly by Weiss, Alan, 1946- author.

Million dollar maverick - forge your own path to think differently, act decisively, and succeed quickly

"Drawing on over thirty years of experience as a consultant, speaker, and global expert, Weiss shares his story and "Million Dollar Tips" to help entrepreneurs gain influence, build confidence, and develop the critical thinking skills they need to discover the inside track to rapid success"--

May 26, 2016
Microsoft Project 2016 step by step by Chatfield, Carl S., 1964- author.

Microsoft Project 2016 step by step

"The quick way to learn Microsoft Project 2016! This is learning made easy. Get more done quickly with Project 2016. Jump in wherever you need answers--brisk lessons and colorful screenshots show you exactly what to do, step by step.

May 26, 2016
Melba's American comfort - 100 recipes from my heart to your kitchen by Wilson, Melba (Chef), author.

Melba's American comfort - 100 recipes from my heart to your kitchen

Wilson invites you to experience the delicious foods of her heritage. She melds the down-home country cooking of her Southern roots with the urban cultural influences of New York City. Also included is a treasure trove of delightful stories and wisdom from the heart of her bustling kitchen.

May 26, 2016
Meditations on intention and being - daily reflections on the path of yoga, mindfulness, and compassion by Gates, Rolf.

Meditations on intention and being - daily reflections on the path of yoga, mindfulness, and compassion

"Yoga has never been more popular. Throughout the United States, people are turning to this ancient practice as a response to the pressures of today's hectic world. In Meditations on Intention and Being, acclaimed yoga teacher Rolf Gates draws on twenty years of teaching experience to explore and explain how to take the mindfulness of yoga off the mat and integrate it into every aspect of life. Presented in the form of 365 inspirational daily reflections, Gates helps readers--from experienced yo

May 26, 2016
Maserati - all the cars by Cancellieri, Gianni, author.

Maserati - all the cars

Maserati turned 100 years old in 2014 - a century of history, graced by some of the world's greatest technicians, racing drivers, cars and victories. MASERATI ALL THE CARS is a 'catalogue' that celebrates the House of the Trident by bringing together almost all its production, from the Tipo 26 - the Grand Prix racer with which the Maserati brothers first became constructors back in 1926 - to current production cars like the GranTurismo, Quattroporte, Ghibli and the brand new Kubang. Between the

May 26, 2016
The marvelous pigness of pigs - respecting and caring for all God's creation by Salatin, Joel, author.

The marvelous pigness of pigs - respecting and caring for all God's creation

"Joel Salatin is perhaps the nation's best known farmer, whose environmentally friendly, sustainable Polyface Farms has been featured in Food, Inc. and Time magazine. Now in his first book written for a faith audience, Salatin offers a deeply personal argument for earth stewardship, and calls for fellow Christians to join him in looking to the Bible for a foodscape in line with spiritual truth. Salatin urges Christians to rethink America's allegiance to cheap corporate food that destroys creatio

May 26, 2016
So much synth by Shaughnessy, Brenda, 1970- author.

So much synth

""Shaughnessy's particular genius. is utterly poetic, but essayistic in scope."-The New Yorker"Brenda Shaughnessy's work is a good place to start for any passionate woman feeling daunted by poetry." -Cosmopolitan"Shaughnessy's voice is smart, sexy, self-aware, hip. consistently wry, and ever savvy."-Harvard ReviewSubversions of idiom and cliche; punctuate Shaughnessy's fourth collection as she approaches middle age and revisits the memories, romances, and music of adolescence. So Much Synth is a

May 26, 2016
The know-it-all - one man's humble quest to become the smartest person in the world by Jacobs, A. J., 1968-

The know-it-all - one man's humble quest to become the smartest person in the world

Biography detailing the comic effects on Jacobs' life that occur when he attempts to read the Encyclopaedia Britannica volumes A to Z.

May 26, 2016
The sun and the moon and the Rolling Stones by Cohen, Rich, author.

The sun and the moon and the Rolling Stones

Rich Cohen enters the Stones epic as a young journalist on the road with the band and quickly falls under their sway, privy to the jokes, the camaraderie, the bitchiness, the hard living. Inspired by a lifelong appreciation of the music that borders on obsession, Cohen's chronicle of the band is informed by the rigorous views of a kid who grew up on the music and for whom the Stones will always be the greatest rock 'n' roll band of all time.

May 26, 2016
Android tips and tricks by Hart-Davis, Guy, author.

Android tips and tricks

"You'll learn how to use your Android smartphone or tablet as a powerful communication, organization, and productivity tool as well as a feature-packed entertainment device. You will dig deep into the settings and capabilities of both Android itself and the preinstalled apps, developing the knowledge and skills to exploit them to the fullest."--Back cover.

May 26, 2016
The Alzheimer's prevention & treatment diet - using nutrition to combat the effects of Alzheimer's Disease by Isaacson, Richard S., author.

The Alzheimer's prevention & treatment diet - using nutrition to combat the effects of Alzheimer's Disease

"Alzheimer s disease (AD) is a type of dementia that can be very hard for both the patient and the caregiver. Currently, five million Americans have been diagnosed with AD--and that number is likely to triple by 2050. While the cause of Alzheimer s disease is still a mystery, new research has increased our knowledge of certain aspects of the disease. Perhaps most significant, studies show that proper diet may make a real difference, not only in slowing the progression of AD, but also in preventi

May 26, 2016
Secondhand time - the last of the Soviets by Aleksievich, Svetlana, 1948- author.

Secondhand time - the last of the Soviets

May 26, 2016
Veronica's grave - a daughter's memoir by Donsky, Barbara Bracht

Veronica's grave - a daughter's memoir

No one told Barbara Bracht that her mother had died, and she is left a confused child whose blue-collar father is intent upon erasing any memory of her mother. Barbara struggles to keep from being crushed under the weight of family secrets as she comes of age and strives to educate herself, despite her father's stance against women's education.

May 26, 2016
Tell the truth and shame the devil - the life, legacy, and love of my son Michael Brown by McSpadden, Lezley, author.

Tell the truth and shame the devil - the life, legacy, and love of my son Michael Brown

"When Michael Orlandus Darrion Brown was born, he was adored and doted on by his aunts, uncles, grandparents, his father, and most of all by his sixteen-year-old mother, who nicknamed him Mike Mike. Lezley McSpadden never imagined that her son's name would inspire the resounding chants of protestors in Ferguson, Missouri. In Tell the truth & shame the devil, McSpadden picks up the pieces of the tragedy that shook her life and the country to its core, and reveals the unforgettable story of her

May 26, 2016
The Williams-Sonoma baking book by

The Williams-Sonoma baking book

Nothing evokes the comforts of home better than freshly baked treats straight from the oven. Here you'll find recipes that both fit into your busy schedule and suit nearly every occasion, from quick desserts for weeknight suppers to fancy cakes for holiday tables.

May 26, 2016
You are a complete disappointment - a triumphant memoir of failed expectations by Edison, Mike, 1964- author.

You are a complete disappointment - a triumphant memoir of failed expectations

It begins with a child's hunger for love and acceptance and continues through years of withering criticism, perverse expectations, and unfounded competition from a narcissistic father who couldn't tolerate his son's happiness and libertine spirit. In the end, the author unravels a relationship that could never be fixed -- but perhaps didn't need to be.

May 26, 2016
Chosen? - reading the Bible amid the Israeli-Palestinian conflict by Brueggemann, Walter.

Chosen? - reading the Bible amid the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

May 26, 2016
The coaching habit - say less, ask more & change the way you lead forever by Bungay Stanier, Michael, author.

The coaching habit - say less, ask more & change the way you lead forever

May 26, 2016
Architecture's odd couple - Frank Lloyd Wright and Philip Johnson by Howard, Hugh, 1952- author.

Architecture's odd couple - Frank Lloyd Wright and Philip Johnson

"In architectural terms, the twentieth century can be largely summed up with two names: Frank Lloyd Wright and Philip Johnson. Wright (1867-1959) began it with his romantic prairie style; Johnson (1906-2005) brought down the curtain with his spare postmodernist experiments. Between them, they built some of the most admired and discussed buildings in American history. Differing radically in their views on architecture, Wright and Johnson shared a restless creativity, enormous charisma, and an out

May 26, 2016
Adventures of a female medical detective - in pursuit of smallpox and AIDS by Guinan, Mary E., author.

Adventures of a female medical detective - in pursuit of smallpox and AIDS

"In 1974, a young doctor arrived at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention with one goal in mind: to help eradicate smallpox. The only woman physician in her class in the Epidemic Intelligence Service, a two-year epidemiology training program, Mary Guinan soon was selected to join India's Smallpox Eradication Program, which searched out and isolated patients with the disease. By May of 1975, the World Health Organization declared Uttar Pradash smallpox-free. During her barrier-crossing c

May 26, 2016
Cracking the GRE 2017 by

Cracking the GRE 2017

May 26, 2016
Cracking the GMAT 2017 by

Cracking the GMAT 2017

May 26, 2016
Court-martial - how military justice has shaped America from the revolution to 9/11 and beyond by Bray, Chris (Historian), author.

Court-martial - how military justice has shaped America from the revolution to 9/11 and beyond

"Tells the sweeping story of military justice, from the institution of the court martial in the earliest days of the Republic to contemporary arguments over how to use military courts to try foreign terrorists or soldiers accused of sexual assault,"--NoveList.

May 26, 2016
Champagne, uncorked - the house of Krug and the timeless allure of the world's most celebrated drink by Tardi, Alan, 1956- author.

Champagne, uncorked - the house of Krug and the timeless allure of the world's most celebrated drink

May 26, 2016
The boys in the bunkhouse - servitude and salvation in the heartland by Barry, Dan, 1958- author.

The boys in the bunkhouse - servitude and salvation in the heartland

A full-length account of the author's prize-winning New York Times story chronicles the exploitation and abuse case of a group of developmentally disabled workers, who for 25 years, were forced to work under harrowing conditions for virtually no wages until tenacious advocates helped them achieve their freedom.

May 26, 2016
The Bonjour effect - the secret codes of French conversation revealed by Barlow, Julie, 1968- author.

The Bonjour effect - the secret codes of French conversation revealed

"Jean-Benoit Nadeau and Julie Barlow spent a decade traveling back and forth to Paris as well as living there. Yet one important lesson never seemed to sink in: how to communicate comfortably with the French, even when you speak their language. In The Bonjour Effect Jean-Benoit and Julie chronicle the lessons they learned after they returned to France to live, for a year, with their twin daughters. They offer up all the lessons they learned and explain, in a book as fizzy as a bottle of the fine

May 26, 2016
Bluets by Nelson, Maggie, 1973-

Bluets

May 26, 2016
Bitter freedom - Ireland in a revolutionary world by Walsh, Maurice, author.

Bitter freedom - Ireland in a revolutionary world

May 26, 2016
Food and beer by Burns, Daniel, author.

Food and beer

"A book with more than 75 recipes from an internationally acclaimed chef/brewer duo dedicated to elevating and pairing beer with high-end dining. The debut book by Danish gypsy brewer Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergsø of the bar Tørst, and Canadian chef Daniel Burns of the Michelin-starred restaurant Luksus -- both in a shared space in Greenpoint, Brooklyn where they elevate beer to the level of wine in fine dining. With a dialogue running throughout the book, Food & Beer examines the vision and philosophy o

May 26, 2016
The golden rules - 10 steps to world-class excellence in your life and work by Bowman, Bob, author.

The golden rules - 10 steps to world-class excellence in your life and work

"Bob Bowman, best known as the coach for the record-breaking run of Michael Phelps, is one of the most successful coaches in Olympic history. He is lauded for his intense personality, incredible dedication to his athletes, and his ability to nurture talent in athletes who have the heart and drive to win. This is his motivational book about winning in all walks of life and what you have to do to get there. He presents ten key concepts that all people should live by. Illuminating his lessons with

May 26, 2016
Gluten exposed - the science behind the hype and how to navigate to a healthy, symptom-free life by Green, Peter H. R., author.

Gluten exposed - the science behind the hype and how to navigate to a healthy, symptom-free life

"From Dr. Peter H.R. Green, internationally renowned expert on celiac disease and director of the Celiac Disease Center at Columbia University, and Rory Jones, M.S. (authors of CELIAC DISEASE: A HIDDEN EPIDEMIC), here is the definitive book on gluten, uncovering the truth and explaining the science behind the current gluten-free craze, and examining what's really going on in our bodies and our brains"--

May 26, 2016
Get scrappy - smarter digital marketing for businesses big and small by Westergaard, Nick, author.

Get scrappy - smarter digital marketing for businesses big and small

It's an exciting time to be in marketing: The Internet, social media, and content marketing are powerful equalizers, resetting the playing field for businesses large and small. Yet, it's also a challenging time, with much work to do and an ever-changing array of platforms, features, and networks to master--all on a tighter budget than before. Don't get discouraged, get scrappy! Shattering the myth that only big brands can do big things, Get Scrappy will help you: demystify digital marketing in a

May 26, 2016
Fodor's Philadelphia by

Fodor's Philadelphia

"Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of Philadelphia, including its hsitoric landmarks, lively neighborhoods, and the latest restaurants, hotels, shops, and bars. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or your fifth,"--page [4] of cover.

May 26, 2016
The first signs - my quest to unlock the mysteries of the world's oldest symbols by Von Petzinger, Genevieve.

The first signs - my quest to unlock the mysteries of the world's oldest symbols

May 26, 2016
The first ladies fact book - the childhoods, courtships, marriages, campaigns, accomplishments, and legacies of every first lady from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama by Harris, Bill, 1933-

The first ladies fact book - the childhoods, courtships, marriages, campaigns, accomplishments, and legacies of every first lady from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama

May 26, 2016
Extracting the stone of madness - poems 1962-1972 by Pizarnik, Alejandra, 1936-1972.

Extracting the stone of madness - poems 1962-1972

May 26, 2016
An English paper-pieced sampler by Justice, Teresa, author.

An English paper-pieced sampler

May 26, 2016
Encyclopedia of electronic components. Volume 2, Signal processing by Platt, Charles, author.

Encyclopedia of electronic components. Volume 2, Signal processing

May 26, 2016
Eat your drink - culinary cocktails by Biancaniello, Matthew, author.

Eat your drink - culinary cocktails

"Create your own artisanal "farm-to-glass" specialty cocktails using local, seasonal, unusual, and organic produce with this illustrated bartending guide from the renowned cocktail chef who is transforming modern mixology. Matthew Biancaniello, the former cocktail chef for the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel's famous Library Bar, is creating cocktails the world has never tasted before. Going beyond the quotidian Whiskey Sour or Tom Collins, Biancaniello is mixing it up with imaginative drinks such as

May 26, 2016
The happy medium - life lessons from the other side by Russo, Kim, author.

The happy medium - life lessons from the other side

"The medium star of Lifetime's The Haunting Of& shares her personal story and behind-the-scenes details from some of her celebrity seances, counseling readers on how to harness energy from one's surrounding world to gain better understandings of life's biggest questions,"--NoveList.

May 26, 2016
Garden revolution - how our landscapes can be a source of environmental change by Weaner, Larry, author.

Garden revolution - how our landscapes can be a source of environmental change

May 26, 2016
Crafting the personal essay - a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction by Moore, Dinty W., 1955-

Crafting the personal essay - a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction

A guide to writing the personal essay, including the basics of essay writing, how to move past private "journaling," and instructions for revision and strategies for getting published.

May 26, 2016
The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list by Husnain, Ali, author.

The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list

Born into a prominent Shia Muslim family in Pakistan, Ali had it all--prestige, security, wealth, social status. The Cost is the extraordinary story of his dramatic encounter with Jesus that would change everything. That life-altering choice to follow Jesus would turn Ali from a typical teenager into a target of a terrorist organization based in his hometown--a target they would soon act on. The Cost is the riveting and remarkable journey of a young man who left everything behind to follow the o

May 26, 2016
The cross and the switchblade by Wilkerson, David, 1931-2011.

The cross and the switchblade

Presents the story of a small-town pastor who found his real ministry among the street gangs of New York and succeeded in founding the Teen Challenge movement.

May 26, 2016
Craft-a-doodle deux - 73 exercises for creative drawing by Doh, Jenny, author.

Craft-a-doodle deux - 73 exercises for creative drawing

Presents techniques, ideas, and exercises for original doodles made with materials such as paint, markers, and gel pens. Seventeen contributors share inventive prompts to jumpstart and expand your inspiration for drawing abstract designs and doodles.

May 26, 2016
Double cup love - on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China by Huang, Eddie, 1982-

Double cup love - on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China

May 26, 2016
Don't make me think, revisited - a common sense approach to web usability by Krug, Steve, author.

Don't make me think, revisited - a common sense approach to web usability

Offers observations and solutions to fundamental Web design problems, as well as a new chapter about mobile Web design.

May 26, 2016
Encyclopedia of electronic components. Volume 3, Sensors - location, presence, proximity, orientation, oscillation, force, load, human input, liquid and gas properties, light, heat, sound, electricity by Platt, Charles, author.

Encyclopedia of electronic components. Volume 3, Sensors - location, presence, proximity, orientation, oscillation, force, load, human input, liquid and gas properties, light, heat, sound, electricity

May 26, 2016
Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket by Bartlett, Ray.

Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket

May 26, 2016
Cagney & Lacey ... and me - an inside look at Hollywood - or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the blonde by Rosenzweig, Barney.

Cagney & Lacey ... and me - an inside look at Hollywood - or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the blonde

A fast-paced, comprehensive look at how the network dramatic series Cagney & Lacey was made. Features many of television show's producers, writers, and craftspeople, sharing their insights.

May 26, 2016
Baking and pastry - mastering the art and craft by

Baking and pastry - mastering the art and craft

The leading learning tool for all levels of baking and pastry ability, newly illustrated and updated. Praised by top pastry chefs and bakers as "an indispensable guide" and "the ultimate baking and pastry reference," the latest edition of Baking and Pastry from The Culinary Institute of America improves upon the last with more than 300 new recipes, photographs, and illustrations, and completely revised and up-to-date information on creating spectacular breads and desserts. Covering the full rang

May 26, 2016
101 easy homemade products for your skin, health & home - a nerdy farm wife's all-natural DIY projects using commonly found herbs, flowers & other plants / Jan Berry. by Berry, Jan, author.

101 easy homemade products for your skin, health & home - a nerdy farm wife's all-natural DIY projects using commonly found herbs, flowers & other plants / Jan Berry.

"Kick toxic, synthetic skin care products and cleaners out the door and bring the healing joy of nature into your life with the simple, versatile projects in 101 Easy Homemade Products for Your Skin, Health & Home." Amazon.com.

May 26, 2016
The dragon behind the glass - a true story of power, obsession, and the world's most coveted fish by Voigt, Emily, author.

The dragon behind the glass - a true story of power, obsession, and the world's most coveted fish

"A journalist's quest to find a wild Asian arowana--the world's most expensive aquarium fish--takes her on a global tour through the bizarre realm of ornamental fish hobbyists to some of the most remote jungles on the planet."--Dust jacket.

May 26, 2016
Illuminating the way - embracing the wisdom of monks and mystics by Paintner, Christine Valters, author.

Illuminating the way - embracing the wisdom of monks and mystics

May 26, 2016
Complicity and moral accountability by Mellema, Gregory, 1948- author.

Complicity and moral accountability

May 26, 2016
The complete guide on anemia - learn anemia symptoms, anemia causes, and anemia treatments by Meselson, Alec.

The complete guide on anemia - learn anemia symptoms, anemia causes, and anemia treatments

May 26, 2016
The St. Teresa of Avila prayer book by Wright, Vinita Hampton, 1958-

The St. Teresa of Avila prayer book

May 26, 2016
South of the Etowah - the view from the wrong side of the river by Atkins, Raymond L., author.

South of the Etowah - the view from the wrong side of the river

Atkins offers a lighthearted change of pace in this collection of humorous essays. He explores a diverse range of topics as seen from the porch of his home on the southern bank of the mighty Etowah River in northern Georgia.

May 26, 2016
Words for Pictures - the Art and Business of Writing Comics and Graphic Novels by Bendis, Brian Michael.

Words for Pictures - the Art and Business of Writing Comics and Graphic Novels

Step-by-step lessons teach comics writing hopefuls everything they'll need to take their ideas from script to dynamic sequential art. The book's complete coverage exposes the most effective methods for crafting comic scripts, showcases insights from Bendis's fellow creators, reveals business secrets all would-be comics writers must know, and challenges readers with exercises to jumpstart their own graphic novel writing success.

May 26, 2016
When someone you know has depression - words to say and things to do by Noonan, Susan J., 1953- author.

When someone you know has depression - words to say and things to do

"Following on the success of Managing Your Depression, Susan Noonan's new book is for family members and friends of people with depression or bipolar disorder. A certified peer specialist at McLean Hospital (a comprehensive psychiatric hospital affiliated with Harvard University), Susan draws on her experiences providing support and education for those living with or caring for a person who has a mood disorder. A family member who has a mood disorder affects the entire family. Further, family me

May 26, 2016
The Waldorf Astoria bar book by Caiafa, Frank, author.

The Waldorf Astoria bar book

May 26, 2016
Valley walls - a memoir of climbing & living in Yosemite by Denny, Glen.

Valley walls - a memoir of climbing & living in Yosemite

"Before the first free ascent of the Dawn Wall on El Capitan captivated the world, a rag-tag group of innovators build the sport of modern American rock climbing from a makeshift home base in Yosemite's Camp 4. Photographer Glen Denny was a key figure in that Golden Age of climbing, capturing pioneering feats on camera while tackling challenging ascents himself. Now, in prose both exhilarating and poignant, he gives us true tales of colorful characters and a legendary locale, of brotherhood and

May 26, 2016
Unseen city - the majesty of pigeons, the discreet charm of snails & other wonders of the urban wilderness by Johnson, Nathanael, author.

Unseen city - the majesty of pigeons, the discreet charm of snails & other wonders of the urban wilderness

"Johnson argues that learning to see the world afresh, like a child, shifts the way we think about nature: Instead of something distant and abstract, nature becomes real all at once comical, annoying, and beautiful. This shift can add tremendous value to our lives, and it might just be the first step in saving the world...[C]hapter by chapter, "Unseen City" takes us on a journey that is part nature lesson and part love letter to the world's urban jungles. With the right perspective, a walk to th

May 26, 2016
101 job interview questions you'll never fear again by Reed, James. 1963- author.

101 job interview questions you'll never fear again

"Learn the secrets to excelling at job interviews, directly from top interviewers and recruiters. You can't prepare an answer for every interview question. So, of the thousands of questions a potential employer might ask, which ones will they ask? And what should you say? After extensive research among hundreds of interviewers and thousands of interviewees, finally here's the book that will give you the answer."--Amazon.com.

May 26, 2016
50 bars to blow your mind by Handicott, Ben, author.

50 bars to blow your mind

Lonely Planet's '50 Bars to blow your mind' handpicks the world's most extraordinary drinking holes, from underground caverns and island party havens to a bar nestled in an ancient tree trunk. Whether they boast a jaw-dropping location, world-class artisan cocktails or that elusive sense of effortless cool, the bars spotlighted in these pages are among the best place on the planet to enjoy a drink or two.--back page of cover.

May 26, 2016
Terror in the city of champions - murder, baseball, and the secret society that shocked Depression-era Detroit by Stanton, Tom, 1960- author.

Terror in the city of champions - murder, baseball, and the secret society that shocked Depression-era Detroit

Detroit 1936: In a city abuzz over its unrivaled sports success, baseball fan Dayton Dean is arrested for murder. Though said to have a childlike intelligence, Dean possesses a vivid memory and a hunger for attention. He gives police a story about a secret Klan-like organization called the Black Legion, responsible for countless murders, floggings, and fire bombings. The Legion has tens of thousands of members in the Midwest, among them politicians and notable citizens--even, possibly, a beloved

May 26, 2016
Uncontrolled - the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society by Manzi, Jim.

Uncontrolled - the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society

How do we know which social and economic policies work, which should be continued, and which should be changed? Jim Manzi argues that throughout history, various methods have been attempted--except for controlled experimentation. Experiments provide the feedback loop that allows us, in certain limited ways, to identify error in our beliefs as a first step to correcting them. Over the course of the first half of the twentieth century, scientists invented a methodology for executing controlled exp

May 26, 2016
Fodor's Nova Scotia & Atlantic Canada 2016 by Deming, Emily, author.

Fodor's Nova Scotia & Atlantic Canada 2016

"Fodor's Correspondents highlight the best of Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada, including rich Celtic and Acadian culture, gorgeous hikes, and rugged coastal beauty. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or your fifth,"--page [4] of cover.

May 26, 2016
Finding north - how navigation makes us human by Foy, George, author.

Finding north - how navigation makes us human

"Navigation is the key human skill. It's something we do everywhere, whether feeling our way through a bedroom in the dark, or charting a ship's course. But how does navigation affect our brains, our memory, ourselves? Blending scientific research and memoir, and written in beautiful prose, Finding North starts with a quest by the author to understand this most basic of human skills--and why it's in mortal peril. In 1844, Foy's great-great grandfather, captain of a Norwegian cargo ship, perished

May 26, 2016
Your kid's a brat and it's all your fault by Glickman, Elaine Rose, author.

Your kid's a brat and it's all your fault

"In this wise and informative parenting guide, Elaine Rose Glickman shows readers how loving your kid enough to be the boss will result in happier, healthier, and much easier-to-be-around children! You've seen them--kids running wild through restaurants while the parents avert their gaze and order another cappuccino. You've heard them--kids telling their parents to "shut up" and "get me that." You've met them--kids who dress inappropriately and roll their eyes and never say thank you. Maybe

May 26, 2016
How the other half lives - studies among the tenements of New York by Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914.

How the other half lives - studies among the tenements of New York

May 26, 2016
Home game - big-league stories from my life in baseball's first family by Boone, Bret, 1969- author.

Home game - big-league stories from my life in baseball's first family

"The first third-generation baseball player in Major League Baseball history provides a sometimes moving, always candid look at his family's 70 years in the world of professional baseball,"--NoveList.

May 26, 2016
Handcuffed - what holds policing back, and the keys to reform by Sparrow, Malcolm K., author.

Handcuffed - what holds policing back, and the keys to reform

"The police shooting of an unarmed young black man in the St. Louis, Missouri, suburb of Ferguson earlier this year sparked riots and the beginning of a national conversation on race and policing. Much of that conversation has focused more on social issues. Malcolm Sparrow, who teaches at Harvard's Kennedy School and is a former British police detective, argues in this new book that there is another dimension that played a role not only in Ferguson but in many other high-profile police killings

May 26, 2016
Helping children succeed - what works and why by Tough, Paul, author.

Helping children succeed - what works and why

"What should we do to improve the lives of children growing up in adversity? From the best-selling author of How children succeed, a handbook to guide readers through the new science of success." -- From dustjacket.

May 26, 2016
The healing power of illness - understanding what your symptoms are telling you by Dethlefsen, Thorwald, author.

The healing power of illness - understanding what your symptoms are telling you

This classic book, long out of print in English, challenges accepted ideas of illness by suggesting it's not an enemy to be fought. When you see your symptoms as bodily expressions of psychological or spiritual conflicts, you can use them as guides to inner work. You can respond to troubles with infection, allergies, respiration, digestion, skin, nervous system, heart and circulation, sexuality and pregnancy, even accidents, with practical actions that heal the heart and mind.

May 26, 2016
Making it modern - the folk art collection of Elie and Viola Nadelman by Hofer, Margaret K., 1965- author.

Making it modern - the folk art collection of Elie and Viola Nadelman

Showcases the Nadelman's collection of folk art and collects essays exploring the definition of "folk art," its intersection with modernism, and the relationship between European and American folk art.

May 26, 2016
Mr. memory - & other poems by Levin, Phillis, 1954- author.

Mr. memory - & other poems

"An intimate, richly textured new collection from Phillis Levin, a poet whose work "shimmers with gracefulness" (David Baker) Phillis Levin's fifth collection of poems encompasses a wide array of styles and voices while staying true to a visionary impulse sparked as much by the smallest detail as the most sublime landscape. From expansive meditation to haiku, in ode and epistle, dream sequence and elegy, Levin's new poems explore motifs deeply social and historical, personal and metaphysical. Th

May 26, 2016
This road I ride - sometimes it takes losing everything to find yourself by Buhring, Juliana, 1981- author.

This road I ride - sometimes it takes losing everything to find yourself

"This Road I Ride is the remarkable story of one woman|s solo journey around the world by bicycle,"--Amazon.com.

May 26, 2016
Tao of running - your journey to mindful and passionate running by Dudney, Gary.

Tao of running - your journey to mindful and passionate running

May 26, 2016
System Center Configuration Manager reporting unleashed by Jones, Garth, author.

System Center Configuration Manager reporting unleashed

May 26, 2016
Swami in a strange land - how Krishna came to the west, the biography of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada by Greene, Joshua, 1950- author.

Swami in a strange land - how Krishna came to the west, the biography of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

In 1965, a seventy-year-old man set sail from India to America with a few books in his bag, pennies in his pockets, and a message of love in his heart. He landed in New York at the peak of the revolutionary counterculture movement of the '60s, and went on to spark a global spiritual renaissance that led to the creation of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness. Through the depiction of Prabhupada as both an enlightened luminary and a personable, funny, and conscientious individual,

May 26, 2016
Supercraft - easy projects for every weekend by Pester, Sophie, author.

Supercraft - easy projects for every weekend

52 creative craft and sewing projects easy enough to complete in just one weekend, divided by season.

May 26, 2016
Magic in Islam by Knight, Michael Muhammad, author.

Magic in Islam

"Magic in Islam offers a look at magical and occult technologies throughout Muslim history, starting with Islam's earliest and most canonical sources. In addition to providing a highly accessible introduction to magic as it is defined, practiced, condemned, and defended within Muslim traditions, Magic in Islam challenges common assumptions about organized religion"--

May 26, 2016
Leonardo's holy child - the discovery of a Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece - a connoisseur's search for lost art in America - a memoir of discovery by Kline, Fred, author.

Leonardo's holy child - the discovery of a Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece - a connoisseur's search for lost art in America - a memoir of discovery

Fred Kline is a well-known art historian, dealer, connoisseur, and explorer who has made a career of scouring antique stores, estate sales, and auctions looking for unusual and often misidentified works of art. Many of the gems he has found are now in major museum collections like the Frick, the Getty, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. About ten years ago, when Kline was routinely combing through a Christie's catalog, a beautiful little drawing caught his eye. Attributed to Carracci, it came w

May 26, 2016
Learn to timber frame - craftsmanship, simplicity, timeless beauty by Beemer, Will, author.

Learn to timber frame - craftsmanship, simplicity, timeless beauty

"A classic timber frame is as practical and beautiful as it has been for centuries. In this beginner-friendly guide, veteran builder and educator Will Beemer brings the historic craft of timber framing within reach by walking you through the process of building a simple 12' x 16' structure -- a starter project large enough to serve as a cabin, workshop, or studio -- that can be modified to suit your needs. Along the way, you'' learn what makes timber framing distinctive, how to acquire and use l

May 26, 2016
Thy neighbor's wife by Talese, Gay.

Thy neighbor's wife

"When first published, Gay Talese's 1981 groundbreaking work, Thy Neighbor's Wife, shocked a nation with its powerful, eye-opening revelations about the sexual activities and proclivities of the American public in the era before AIDS. A marvel of journalistic courage and craft, the book opened a window into a new world built on a new moral foundation, carrying the reader on a remarkable journey from the Playboy Mansion to the Supreme Court, to the backyards and bedrooms of -- the development of

May 26, 2016
Dressing the decades - twentieth-century vintage style by Dirix, Emmanuelle, author.

Dressing the decades - twentieth-century vintage style

"An authoritative and visually stunning look at the fashion of the 20th century, Dressing the Decades examines in depth the origins of the most important luxury garments. Each sumptuously illustrated chapter features a detailed overview of a particular decade, including the historical events, politics, technology, and advertising that inspired its most celebrated designs. By offering a thorough socio-economic context for the progress of high fashion through the years, the book provides a new per

May 26, 2016
How to listen to jazz by Gioia, Ted, author.

How to listen to jazz

May 26, 2016
Rogue justice - the making of the security state by Greenberg, Karen J., author.

Rogue justice - the making of the security state

"The definitive account of how America's War on Terror sparked a decade-long assault on the rule of law, weakening our courts and our Constitution in the name of national security. The day after September 11, President Bush tasked the Attorney General with preventing another terrorist attack on the United States. From that day forward, the Bush administration turned to the Department of Justice to give its imprimatur to activities that had previously been unthinkable--from the NSA's spying on US

May 26, 2016
Red - passion and patience in the desert by Williams, Terry Tempest.

Red - passion and patience in the desert

A collection of poems, essays, and journal entries in which the author writes about her attachment to the Redrock Wilderness area of Utah and the urgent need for citizens and lawmakers to be actively involved in preserving it.

May 26, 2016
Passed and present - keeping memories of loved ones alive by Gilbert, Allison, author.

Passed and present - keeping memories of loved ones alive

May 26, 2016
Passages - predictable crises of adult life by Sheehy, Gail.

Passages - predictable crises of adult life

Describes predictable personality and sexual changes adults go through in their 20s, 30s, 40s, and beyond.

May 26, 2016
The all new Ball book of canning and preserving - over 350 of the best canned, jammed, pickled, and preserved recipes. by

The all new Ball book of canning and preserving - over 350 of the best canned, jammed, pickled, and preserved recipes.

May 26, 2016
The hockey stick principles - the 4 key stages to entrepreneurial success by Martin, Bobby (Robert H.), author.

The hockey stick principles - the 4 key stages to entrepreneurial success

"Many business books fuel unrealistic notions about what a good idea looks like, how fast a founder should attract investment, and how quickly growth will take off. The problem with this mythology is that it can sometimes end with entrepreneurs abandoning their dreams too soon if they don't see immediate results. In The Hockey Stick Principles, author Bobby Martin shifts his focus away from all the hype about rapid growth and the pursuit of funding and instead takes a look at the real process be

May 26, 2016
I don't know what to believe - making spiritual peace with your religion by Kamin, Ben.

I don't know what to believe - making spiritual peace with your religion

Americans{u2014}especially young people{u2014}are more un-churched and less affiliated with organized religion than at any other time in our history. I Don{u2019}t Know What to Believe addresses that decline and presents an insightful examination of authentic spirituality for those who desire answers, guidance, and perspective regarding an important aspect of their lives: their beliefs, and relationship to, a higher power.

May 26, 2016
The awakened family - a revolution in parenting by Tsabary, Shefali, 1972- author.

The awakened family - a revolution in parenting

"New from the New York Times bestselling author of The Conscious Parent comes a radically transformative plan that shows parents how to raise children to be their best, truest selves,"--Amazon.com.

May 26, 2016
Available - a memoir of heartbreak, hookups, love and brunch by Perry, Matteson, author.

Available - a memoir of heartbreak, hookups, love and brunch

"Matteson Perry is a Nice Guy. He remembers birthdays, politely averts his eyes on the subway, and enjoys backgammon. A serial monogamist, he's never asked a stranger out. But when the girl he thought might be The One dumps him, he decides to turn his life around. He comes up with The Plan: 1. Be single for a year. 2. Date a lot of women. 3. Hurt no one's feelings. He's not out to get revenge or to become a pickup artist; he just wants to disrupt his pattern, have some fun, and discover who he i

May 26, 2016
Pound for pound - a story of one woman's recovery and the shelter dogs who loved her back to life by Kopp, Shannon, author.

Pound for pound - a story of one woman's recovery and the shelter dogs who loved her back to life

"In an inspirational memoir, a writer, eating-disorder survivor and animal-welfare advocate shares how she overcame the disease of bulimia with the help of the shelter dogs she cared for, who helped her find the courage to forgive herself and find spiritual healing, reminding us all that animals are more than just friends and companions. 50,000 first printing,"--

May 26, 2016
The battle for home - the vision of a young architect in Syria by Al-Sabouni, Marwa, author, illustrator.

The battle for home - the vision of a young architect in Syria

Drawing on the author's personal experience of living and working as an architect in Syria, this book offers an eyewitness perspective on the country's bitter conflict through the lens of architecture, showing how the built environment offers a mirror to the community that inhabits it. From Syria's tolerant past, with churches and mosques built alongside one another in Old Homs and members of different religions living harmoniously together, the book chronicles the recent breakdown of social coh

May 26, 2016
Adult stuff - things you need to know to win at real life by Boesel, Robert, author.

Adult stuff - things you need to know to win at real life

"You don't have to be an Einstein to survive adult life. You don't even have to abandon your standards to get what you want. All you have to do is keep your expectations realistic. Adult Stuff gives every aspiring grown-up a much-needed reality check on how to conquer life's challenges like a champ." Amazon.com.

May 26, 2016
The discovery of chance - the life and thought of Alexander Herzen by Kelly, Aileen, author.

The discovery of chance - the life and thought of Alexander Herzen

"Alexander Herzen--philosopher, novelist, essayist, political agitator, and one of the leading Russian intellectuals of the nineteenth century--was as famous in his day as Tolstoy and Dostoevsky. While he is remembered for his masterpiece "My Past and Thoughts" and as the father of Russian socialism, his contributions to the history of ideas defy easy categorization because they are so numerous. Aileen M. Kelly presents the first fully rounded study of the farsighted genius whom Isaiah Berlin ca

May 26, 2016
The suit - form, function and style by Breward, Christopher, 1965- author.

The suit - form, function and style

May 26, 2016
State of the world 2016 - Can a city be sustainable? by

State of the world 2016 - Can a city be sustainable?

Cities are the world's future. Today, more than half of the global population lives in urban areas, and that number is expected to double by 2050. There is no question that cities are growing; the only debate is over how they will grow. Will we invest in the physical and social infrastructure necessary for livable, equitable, and sustainable cities? In the latest edition of State of the World, the flagship publication of the Worldwatch Institute, experts from around the globe examine the core pr

May 26, 2016
The shelf life of ashes - a memoir by Giammatteo, Hollis, author.

The shelf life of ashes - a memoir

When Hollis Giammatteo sought a job working with the elderly, she did so with the intention of finding models of healthy aging. And she failed. In The Shelf Life of Ashes, Giammatteo chronicles her experiences with her wards, as well as the trip she embarks upon when her mother, who is convinced she is dying, entreats her to come "home." Trips back, traumas triggered, identity in crisis, equanimity gained--this quasi-comic, concentrated journey engages the reader in the process of naming and fac

May 26, 2016
Self made - becoming empowered, self-reliant, and rich in every way by Galan, Nely, 1963- author.

Self made - becoming empowered, self-reliant, and rich in every way

"For readers of #GIRLBOSS and viewers of Shark Tank--a global revolution in entrepreneurship is underway, inspiring women to blaze a trail of financial self-reliance and become self-made. What does it mean to be self-made? It's not just about having money, but financial empowerment is where it begins. It means getting out of survival mode, in which you are one problem away from catastrophe. It means changing your mind-set from instant gratification to goal orientation. It means being able to sle

May 26, 2016
Eat complete - the 21 nutrients that fuel brainpower, boost weight loss, and transform your health by Ramsey, Drew, author.

Eat complete - the 21 nutrients that fuel brainpower, boost weight loss, and transform your health

"From leading psychiatrist and author of Fifty Shades of Kale comes a collection of 100 simple, delicious, and affordable recipes to help you get the core nutrients your brain and body need to stay happy and healthy,"--Amazon.com.

May 26, 2016
East West Street - on the origins of "genocide" and "crimes against humanity" by Sands, Philippe, 1960- author.

East West Street - on the origins of "genocide" and "crimes against humanity"

"A ... personal detective story, an uncovering of secret pasts, and a book that explores the creation and development of world-changing legal concepts that came about as a result of the unprecedented atrocities of Hitler's Third Reich"--Dust jacket flap.

May 26, 2016
Dinner with Edward - the story of a remarkable friendship by Vincent, Isabel, 1965- author.

Dinner with Edward - the story of a remarkable friendship

May 26, 2016