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Healing Herbs for Women - A Guide to Natural Remedies by Soule, Deb/ Szwed, Susan (ILT)

Healing Herbs for Women - A Guide to Natural Remedies

Apr 29, 2016
God gave me you - the true story of love, loss, and a heaven-sent miracle by Seaman, Tricia.

God gave me you - the true story of love, loss, and a heaven-sent miracle

Terminal cancer patient Trish Somers asks oncology nurse Tricia Seaman to care for her son.

Apr 29, 2016
God is round - tackling the giants, villains, triumphs, and scandals of the world's favorite game by Villoro, Juan, 1956- author.

God is round - tackling the giants, villains, triumphs, and scandals of the world's favorite game

What was the greatest goal of all time? Why do the Hungarians have a more philosophical sense of defeat than the Mexicans? Do the dead play soccer? On a planet where FIFA has more members than the United Nations, Juan Villoro's examination of soccer and its 3.5 billion-person fandom has stakes beyond those of such playful questions. Soccer is more than just a game; it is a catalyst for panglobal unity and even, Villoro suggests, the "recovery of childhood."

Apr 29, 2016
Cured - Handcrafted Charcuteria & More by Wekselbaum, Charles

Cured - Handcrafted Charcuteria & More

Apr 29, 2016
Collected poems - 1950-2012 by Rich, Adrienne, 1929-2012, author.

Collected poems - 1950-2012

Apr 29, 2016
Chicken Soup for the Soul The Joy of Less - 101 Stories About Having More by Simplifying Our Lives by Newmark, Amy

Chicken Soup for the Soul The Joy of Less - 101 Stories About Having More by Simplifying Our Lives

Apr 29, 2016
The chew - an essential guide to cooking and entertaining by Archer, Ashley (EDT)

The chew - an essential guide to cooking and entertaining

Offers practical recipes and entertaining advice, as well as wit, wisdom, answers to viewer questions, and photos from the daytime television show, "The Chew."

Apr 29, 2016
Chasing heaven - what dying taught me about living by McVea, Crystal, author.

Chasing heaven - what dying taught me about living

The author recalls how, after her near-death visit to Heaven, her life changed and she embraced a life of love, faith, and passion in this world, and advises readers to adopt the path of faith in order to make the most of the time they have.

Apr 29, 2016
Changing normal - how I helped my husband beat cancer by Henner, Marilu, author.

Changing normal - how I helped my husband beat cancer

Apr 29, 2016
Catastrophic happiness - finding joy in childhood's messy years by Newman, Catherine, 1968- author.

Catastrophic happiness - finding joy in childhood's messy years

The author discusses the bittersweet joy of raising children as she describes her family's own journey.

Apr 29, 2016
Calming your anxious child - words to say and things to do by Trainor, Kathleen, 1955- author.

Calming your anxious child - words to say and things to do

Apr 29, 2016
Bind us apart - how enlightened Americans invented racial segregation by Guyatt, Nicholas, 1973-

Bind us apart - how enlightened Americans invented racial segregation

""All men are created equal" is America's most cherished proposition. But for more than a century after Thomas Jefferson wrote those words, the Founding Fathers and their successors failed to extend the promise of the Declaration of Independence to blacks and Indians. Why? We take refuge in the notion that white people at the time were the prisoners of racist ideas and that we today are more enlightened. In this popular view, the history of America demonstrates how racist beliefs have been slowl

Apr 29, 2016
Bigfoot, Yeti, and the Last Neanderthal by Sykes, Bryan

Bigfoot, Yeti, and the Last Neanderthal

Apr 29, 2016
Best Dump and Freeze Treats - Frozen Fruit Salads, Pies, Fluffs and More Retro Desserts by Sweeney, Monica

Best Dump and Freeze Treats - Frozen Fruit Salads, Pies, Fluffs and More Retro Desserts

Apr 29, 2016
The bee book by Chadwick, Fergus, 1993- author.

The bee book

"Discover the wonder of bees and how to protect them for generations to come"--

Apr 29, 2016
Beaks, bones, and bird songs - how the struggle for survival has shaped birds and their behavior by Lederer, Roger J, author.

Beaks, bones, and bird songs - how the struggle for survival has shaped birds and their behavior

Apr 29, 2016
The Bakersfield Sound - How a Generation of Displaced Okies Revolutionized American Music by Price, Robert E.

The Bakersfield Sound - How a Generation of Displaced Okies Revolutionized American Music

Apr 29, 2016
The awakened family - a revolution in parenting by Tsabary, Shefali, 1972- author.

The awakened family - a revolution in parenting

Explains how parents can raise children to be their best, most authentic selves without harmful competition, challenging popular parenting beliefs while discussing how to minimize anxiety and let go of impossible societal ideals.

Apr 29, 2016
Assertiveness for earth angels - how to be loving instead of "too nice" by Virtue, Doreen, 1958-

Assertiveness for earth angels - how to be loving instead of "too nice"

Counsels the selfless on how to assert their own wants and needs, instead of always trying to please everyone else, in order to be happier and more able to help others.

Apr 29, 2016
Half truths - God helps those who help themselves and other things the Bible doesn't say by Hamilton, Adam, 1964- author.

Half truths - God helps those who help themselves and other things the Bible doesn't say

They are simple phrases. They sound Christian -- like something you might find in the Bible. We've all heard these words. Maybe we've said them. They capture some element of truth, yet they miss the point in important ways. Join Adam Hamilton in searching for the whole truth by comparing common Christian cliche´s to the message and ministry of Jesus. The cliche´s include : Everything happens for a reason ; God helps those who help themselves ; God won't give you more than you can handle ; God sa

Apr 29, 2016
Game hacking - developing autonomous bots for online games by Cano, Nick, author.

Game hacking - developing autonomous bots for online games

"A hands-on guide to hacking computer games. Shows programmers how to dissect computer games and create bots to alter their gaming environment. Covers the basics of game hacking, including reverse engineering, assembly code analysis, programmatic memory manipulation, persistent hacks, responsive hacks, and code injection"--

Apr 29, 2016
The 4 x 4 diet - 4 key foods, 4-minute workouts, four weeks to the body you want by Oprea, Erin.

The 4 x 4 diet - 4 key foods, 4-minute workouts, four weeks to the body you want

"Discover the 4 key foods and the 4-minute workouts that will change the way readers look and feel in just 4 weeks. Celebrity trainer and former marine Erin Oprea's motto is "lean and clean." Her unique 4 x 4 diet shows readers how to get clean by reducing the 4 major hitches in most diets: sugar, starch, sodium, and alcohol. She also tells readers how to get lean, using her 4-minute tabata workouts: 8 repititions of 20 seconds of high-intensity moves, then 10 seconds of rest. Within 4 weeks, th

Apr 29, 2016
God and the afterlife - the groundbreaking new evidence for God and near-death experience by Long, Jeffrey, M.D, author.

God and the afterlife - the groundbreaking new evidence for God and near-death experience

Offers a case for the existence of God based on a study of the near-death experiences of three thousand people from different religious traditions and the similarities between how they report their experience of God, even when other aspects of their experiences differ.

Apr 29, 2016
Detroit resurrected - to bankruptcy and back by Bomey, Nathan, author.

Detroit resurrected - to bankruptcy and back

Apr 29, 2016
China phrasebook & dictionary by

China phrasebook & dictionary

Lonely Planet: The world's #1 phrasebook publisher* Lonely Planet China Phrasebook & Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. Get more from your multi-country trip with easy-to-find phrases for Mandarin, Cantonese, Chaozhou, Dongbei Hua, Hakka, Hunanese, Shanghainese, Sichuanese, Xi'an, Yunnan Hua, Zhuang, Mongolian, Tibetan, Uighur. With language tools in your back pocket, you can truly

Apr 29, 2016
Diabetes A to Z - what you need to know about diabetes--simply put by American Diabetes Association (COR)

Diabetes A to Z - what you need to know about diabetes--simply put

Apr 29, 2016
Black swan by Clief-Stefanon, Lyrae

Black swan

Apr 29, 2016
Haynes Moon Owners' Workshop Manual - From 4.5 Billion Years Ago to the Present- an Insight into the Study and Exploration of Our Nearest Celestial Neighbour by Harland, David M.

Haynes Moon Owners' Workshop Manual - From 4.5 Billion Years Ago to the Present- an Insight into the Study and Exploration of Our Nearest Celestial Neighbour

Apr 29, 2016
Handmade beauty - natural recipes for your face, body and hair by Goggin, Juliette, author.

Handmade beauty - natural recipes for your face, body and hair

Apr 29, 2016
The Habsburg empire - a new history by Judson, Pieter M., author.

The Habsburg empire - a new history

"Moving beyond older approaches to the history of the Habsburgs in Central Europe in which nations are the main actors and nationalist conflict the inevitable moving force in the monarchy's trajectory, Pieter Judson offers an alternate narrative framework for the history of Habsburg Central Europe from the eighteenth century to the demise of the empire in World War I. He investigates how shared imperial institutions, administrative practices, and cultural programs helped to shape local society i

Apr 29, 2016
A guide to the good life - the ancient art of Stoic joy by Irvine, William Braxton, 1952-

A guide to the good life - the ancient art of Stoic joy

Apr 29, 2016
Eve of a hundred midnights - the star-crossed love story of two WWII correspondents and their epic escape across the Pacific by Lascher, Bill, author.

Eve of a hundred midnights - the star-crossed love story of two WWII correspondents and their epic escape across the Pacific

Documents the story of two married journalists who toured the Pacific islands after the fall of Manila during World War II, describing how they had many near-brushes with the Japanese and risked their lives to cover the war in the Pacific Theater.

Apr 29, 2016
The estrogen window - the breakthrough guide to being healthy, energized, and hormonally balanced--through perimenopause, menopause, and beyond by Seibel, Mache, author.

The estrogen window - the breakthrough guide to being healthy, energized, and hormonally balanced--through perimenopause, menopause, and beyond

" When administered at the right time, estrogen therapy can lead to substantial improvements in a woman's quality of life. Yet, for more than a decade, women have been told about many worrisome side effects of hormone replacement therapy, including an increased risk of cancer, blood clots, and heart disease. In The Estrogen Window, Dr. Mache Seibel shows that not taking estrogen at the right time following menopause actually increases the risk of suffering one of those events. Falling estrogen l

Apr 29, 2016
The elements of pizza - unlocking the secrets to world-class pies at home by Forkish, Ken, author.

The elements of pizza - unlocking the secrets to world-class pies at home

Apr 29, 2016
Are we smart enough to know how smart animals are? by Waal, F. B. M. de (Frans B. M.), 1948- author.

Are we smart enough to know how smart animals are?

"People often assume a cognitive ladder, from lower to higher forms, with our own intelligence at the top. But what if it is more like a bush, with cognition taking different forms that are often incomparable to ours? Would you presume yourself dumber than a squirrel because you're less adept at recalling the locations of hundreds of buried acorns? Or would you judge your perception of your surroundings as more sophisticated than that of a echolocating bat? De Waal reviews the rise and fall of t

Apr 29, 2016
Arduino - A Technical Reference- a Handbook for Technicians, Engineers, and Makers by Hughes, John M.

Arduino - A Technical Reference- a Handbook for Technicians, Engineers, and Makers

Apr 29, 2016
Failed - what the "experts" got wrong about the global economy by Weisbrot, Mark.

Failed - what the "experts" got wrong about the global economy

"Ties together some of the most important economic developments of recent years, with the common theme that they have been widely misunderstood and in some cases almost completely ignored"--

Apr 29, 2016
Dungeons & dragons monster manual - core rulebook III v.3.5 /[monster manual design, Skip Williams ; monster manual revisions, Richard Baker, Skip Williams ; editors, Jennifer Clarke Wilkes, Jon Pickens ; interior artists, Glen Angus ... et al. ; photogra

Dungeons & dragons monster manual - core rulebook III v.3.5 /[monster manual design, Skip Williams ; monster manual revisions, Richard Baker, Skip Williams ; editors, Jennifer Clarke Wilkes, Jon Pickens ; interior artists, Glen Angus ... et al. ; photogra

A comprehensive guide to hundreds of creatures in games of Dungeons and Dragons.

Apr 29, 2016
Beyond schizophrenia - living and working with a serious mental illness by Baldwin, Marjorie L., 1949- author.

Beyond schizophrenia - living and working with a serious mental illness

If someone you know is living and working with schizophrenia, their life is often fraught with challenges and setbacks. Baldwin makes a comprehensive attempt to explain why, in spite of near-miraculous advances in medication and treatment, persons with mental illness fare worse than almost any other disadvantaged group in the labor market. She looks at societal factors that affect employment outcomes for persons with serious mental illness, and then examines workplace factors that affect employm

Apr 29, 2016
DIY temporary tattoos - draw it, print it, ink it by Baldwin, Pepper, author.

DIY temporary tattoos - draw it, print it, ink it

Apr 29, 2016
Catify to satisfy - simple solutions for creating a cat-friendly home by Galaxy, Jackson.

Catify to satisfy - simple solutions for creating a cat-friendly home

The star of Animal Planet's "My Cat From Hell" offers DIY design tricks and hacks to help address common cat behavioral problems, including litter box issues and furniture scratching.

Apr 29, 2016
The cry of the soul - how our emotions reveal our deepest questions about God by Allender, Dan B.

The cry of the soul - how our emotions reveal our deepest questions about God

Apr 29, 2016
A different kind of daughter - the girl who hid from the Taliban in plain sight by Toorpakai, Maria, 1990-

A different kind of daughter - the girl who hid from the Taliban in plain sight

Apr 29, 2016
Delicious dump cakes - 50 super simple desserts to make in 15 minutes or less by Wyss, Roxanne, author.

Delicious dump cakes - 50 super simple desserts to make in 15 minutes or less

Apr 29, 2016
A guide to natural areas of southern Indiana - 119 unique places to explore by Higgs, Steven, 1951- author.

A guide to natural areas of southern Indiana - 119 unique places to explore

Apr 29, 2016
Frequency - tune in, hear God by Morris, Robert (Robert Preston), 1961-

Frequency - tune in, hear God

Apr 29, 2016
The auctioneer - adventures in the art trade by De Pury, Simon, author.

The auctioneer - adventures in the art trade

"Just as William Goldman, the ultimate screenwriter, took us inside Hollywood, Simon de Pury, the ultimate art player, will take us inside an even more secretive business, whose staggering prices, famous collectors, and high crimes are front page news almost every day. The former Chairman of Sotheby's Europe, the former owner of Sotheby's rival Phillips de Pury, and currently a London-based dealer and advisor to great collectors around the world, Simon has one of the highest profiles of any non-

Apr 29, 2016
The assassination complex - inside the government's secret drone warfare program by Scahill, Jeremy, author.

The assassination complex - inside the government's secret drone warfare program

Apr 29, 2016
The artist's compass - the complete guide to building a life and a living in the performing arts by Moore, Rachel, 1964-

The artist's compass - the complete guide to building a life and a living in the performing arts

"An inspiring, real world guide for artists in the classic bestselling tradition of What Color Is Your Parachute? that shows how to build a successful, stable career in the performing arts, from the President and CEO of the Los Angeles Music Center who has carved her own success through her creative talent and business skill. While performing artists have many educational opportunities to perfect their craft, they are often on their own when it comes to learning the business skills necessary to

Apr 29, 2016
American Heiress - The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst by Toobin, Jeffrey

American Heiress - The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst

Apr 29, 2016
Alter egos - Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, and the twilight struggle over American power by Landler, Mark, author.

Alter egos - Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, and the twilight struggle over American power

"New York Times White House correspondent Mark Landler goes behind the speeches and press conferences, to the Situation Room debates and picnic-table lunches, where Obama and Clinton honed their two competing worldviews: his, cautious, inward-looking, suffused with a sense of limits; hers, muscular, optimistic, unabashedly old-fashioned. Alter Egos is about two ambitious political archrivals from very different backgrounds who became partners for a time, trailblazers who share a common sense of

Apr 29, 2016
Allah, liberty, and love - the courage to reconcile faith and freedom by Manji, Irshad.

Allah, liberty, and love - the courage to reconcile faith and freedom

Presents a guide to finding the God of love within Islam, explaining how everyone can develop moral courage for a life defined by purpose.

Apr 29, 2016
9 months of knitting- exquisite knits for baby and family by Ludeman, Alexa

9 months of knitting- exquisite knits for baby and family

Apr 29, 2016
Famous Nathan - a family saga of Coney Island, the American dream, and the search for the perfect hot dog by Handwerker, Lloyd, author.

Famous Nathan - a family saga of Coney Island, the American dream, and the search for the perfect hot dog

"Beginning with just five feet of counter space on Coney Island in 1916, Nathan's Famous - based on the basic principles of quality ingredients, hard work and a price everyone could afford -soon stretched across the globe, launching the hotdog as an American food staple and Nathan Handwerker to national fame. But the story behind the dog is even tastier... Fleeing Eastern Europe as the shadow of WWI looms large with nothing but twenty dollars in his socks, Nathan arrives in New York with the ins

Apr 29, 2016
Father Lincoln - the untold story of Abraham Lincoln and his boys--Robert, Eddy, Willie, and Tad by Manning, Alan (A. Alan), author.

Father Lincoln - the untold story of Abraham Lincoln and his boys--Robert, Eddy, Willie, and Tad

Apr 29, 2016
Fighting cockpits - in the pilot's seat of great military aircraft from World War I to today by Nijboer, Donald, 1959- author.

Fighting cockpits - in the pilot's seat of great military aircraft from World War I to today

Apr 29, 2016
Finley ball - how two outsiders turned the Oakland A's into a dynasty and changed the game forever by Finley, Nancy, author.

Finley ball - how two outsiders turned the Oakland A's into a dynasty and changed the game forever

"This is the story of a losing baseball team that became a 1970s dynasty, thanks to the unorthodox strategies and stunts of two very colorful men. When Charlie Finley bought the A's in 1960, he was an outsider to the game-a insurance businessman with a larger-than-life personality. He brought his cousin Carl on as his right-hand man, moved the team from Kansas City to Oakland, and pioneered a new way to put together a winning team. With legendary players like Reggie Jackson, Catfish Hunter, and

Apr 29, 2016
From war to peace in 1945 Germany - a GI's experience by Fleming, Malcolm L, author.

From war to peace in 1945 Germany - a GI's experience

"As an Official Army Photographer, "Mac" Fleming's assignment was to take motion pictures of significant wartime events for the U.S. Army. In the first-aid kit on his belt, he also carried a small personal camera, which he used to take pictures of the people and places that interested him, capturing in his field notes details of the life he observed. From these records, Fleming has assembled this absorbing private chronicle of war and peace. Assigned to the European Theater in February 1945, he

Apr 29, 2016
Giant Sloths and Sabertooth Cats - Archaeology of the Ice Age Great Basin by Grayson, Donald

Giant Sloths and Sabertooth Cats - Archaeology of the Ice Age Great Basin

Apr 29, 2016
Gluten free - easy & delicious recipes for every meal. by

Gluten free - easy & delicious recipes for every meal.

Apr 29, 2016
The GMO Deception - What You Need to Know about the Food, Corporations, and Government Agencies Putting Our Families and Our Environment at Risk by Krimsky, Sheldon (EDT)/ Gruber, Jeremy (EDT)/ Nader, Ralph (FRW)

The GMO Deception - What You Need to Know about the Food, Corporations, and Government Agencies Putting Our Families and Our Environment at Risk

Apr 29, 2016
The book of the people - how to read the Bible by Wilson, A. N., 1950- author.

The book of the people - how to read the Bible

A renowned historian, biographer, and novelist provides a deeply personal, literary, and historical exploration of the Bible.

Apr 29, 2016
Grand Canyon National Park by Denniston, Jennifer Rasin, author.

Grand Canyon National Park

Lonely Planet Grand Canyon National Park is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Go rafting on the Colorado River, ride a mule down into the Grand Canyon, or view it from above on a helicopter ride around the canyon's rim; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Grand Canyon National Park and begin your journey now!Inside the Lonely Planet Grand Canyon Travel Guide: User-friendly highlights and i

Apr 29, 2016
Beijing & Shanghai by

Beijing & Shanghai

The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Beijing and Shanghai will lead you straight to the best attractions both cities have to offer. The guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of Beijing and Shanghai's stunning architecture, plus 3D aerial views of the key districts to explore on foot. You'll find detailed listings of the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets in this fully updated and expanded guide, plus insider tips on everything from where to find the best

Apr 29, 2016
The complete guide to natural homemade beauty products & treatments - 175 recipes from scrubs & masks to moisturizers & shampoos by Ruiz, Amelia.

The complete guide to natural homemade beauty products & treatments - 175 recipes from scrubs & masks to moisturizers & shampoos

"These beauty-enhancing and soothing cosmetics and treatments use only completely chemical-free ingredients. Amelia Ruiz guides the reader to effective use of all of nature's possibilities in homemade beauty treatments for complete skin, body and hair care. From aromatic and medicinal plants to flowers, fruits and essential oils, these incredible recipes and lifestyle tips enhance beauty inside and out. The expert step-by-step instructions for preparing all kinds of cosmetics are simple and easy

Apr 29, 2016
Good and simple / Recipes to Eat Well and Thrive by Hemsley, Jasmine, author.

Good and simple / Recipes to Eat Well and Thrive

"Discover how simple and delicious eating well can be. Jasmine and Melissa Hemsley are revolutionizing how we eat. Experts on wholesome, nutritious cooking and living a healthy, fashionable lifestyle, the sisters teach people how to enjoy real food to feel happier and more energized. Their simple philosophy of eliminating gluten, grains, and refined sugars, while focusing on maximizing nutrition has revolutionized the way people think of "diet." And, the best part is, preparing such meals is ea

Apr 29, 2016
Eat what you love - quick & easy by Koch, Marlene, author.

Eat what you love - quick & easy

Apr 29, 2016
Dreams of Other Worlds - The Amazing Story of Unmanned Space Exploration by Impey, Chris/ Henry, Holly

Dreams of Other Worlds - The Amazing Story of Unmanned Space Exploration

Apr 29, 2016
Dog gone - a lost pet's extraordinary journey and the family who brought him home by Toutonghi, Pauls.

Dog gone - a lost pet's extraordinary journey and the family who brought him home

After his dog, Gonker, disappears along the Appalachian Trail, Fielding Marshall and his family begin a frantic search, one that is spurred on by the fact that Gonker will die from Addison's disease if he is not found within twenty-three days.

Apr 29, 2016
America's best breakfasts - favorite local recipes from coast to coast by Schrager, Lee.

America's best breakfasts - favorite local recipes from coast to coast

Featuring down-home diners, iconic establishments, and local hot spots, celebrates two of America's time-honored traditions in hitting the open road and enjoying an endless variety of breakfasts.

Apr 29, 2016
Air combat 1945 - the aircraft of World War II's final year by Nijboer, Donald, 1959-

Air combat 1945 - the aircraft of World War II's final year

Apr 29, 2016
Adultery - infidelity and the law by Rhode, Deborah L, author.

Adultery - infidelity and the law

Apr 29, 2016
Adobe Photoshop Restoration & Retouching by Eismann, Katrin/ Palmer, Wayne/ Dunbar, Dennis

Adobe Photoshop Restoration & Retouching

Apr 29, 2016
Accounting for Dummies by Tracy, John A.

Accounting for Dummies

Apr 29, 2016
37 seconds - dying revealed heaven's help--a mother's journey by Arnold, Stephanie.

37 seconds - dying revealed heaven's help--a mother's journey

Flat-lining for thirty-seven seconds after giving birth to her second child, the author, after remaining unconscious for more than two days and spending weeks in recovery, recounts details of her experience.

Apr 29, 2016
365 aircraft you must fly - the most sublime, weird, and outrageous aircraft from the past 100+ years - ... how many do you want to fly? by Dorr, Robert F.

365 aircraft you must fly - the most sublime, weird, and outrageous aircraft from the past 100+ years - ... how many do you want to fly?

Apr 29, 2016
The 1960s for Piano - Over 40 Pop Music Favorites by Alfred Publishing (COR)

The 1960s for Piano - Over 40 Pop Music Favorites

Apr 29, 2016
150 Best Tiny Home Ideas by Couto, Manel Gutierrez

150 Best Tiny Home Ideas

Apr 29, 2016
The 10% entrepreneur - live your startup dream without quitting your day job by McGinnis, Patrick J., author.

The 10% entrepreneur - live your startup dream without quitting your day job

"What if there was a way to combine the stability of a day job with the excitment of a startup? All of the benefits of entrepreneurship with none of the pitfalls? In the 10% Entrepreneur, Patrick McGinnis show you how, by investing just 10% of your time and resources, you can become an entrepreneur without losing a steady paycheck."-- front flap

Apr 29, 2016
"If you lean in, will men just look down your blouse?" - questions and thoughts for loud, smart women in turbulent times by Barreca, Regina, author.

"If you lean in, will men just look down your blouse?" - questions and thoughts for loud, smart women in turbulent times

"Gina Barreca is fed up with women who lean in, but don't open their mouths. In her latest collection of essays, she turns her attention to subjects like bondage which she notes now seems to come in fifty shades of grey and has been renamed Spanx. She muses on those lessons learned in Kindergarten that every woman must unlearn like not having to hold the hand of the person you're waking next to (especially if he's a bad boyfriend) or needing to have milk, cookies and a nap every day at 3:00 PM (

Apr 29, 2016
Eccentric Orbits - The Iridium Story by Bloom, John

Eccentric Orbits - The Iridium Story

Apr 29, 2016
Flight of dragons by Dickinson, Peter

Flight of dragons

Apr 29, 2016
Five presidents - my extraordinary journey with Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford by Hill, Clint, author.

Five presidents - my extraordinary journey with Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford

Apr 29, 2016
The Art of the Jungle Book by Wolff, Ellen

The Art of the Jungle Book

Apr 29, 2016
Blogging for Dummies by Bair, Amy Lupold/ Gardner, Susannah

Blogging for Dummies

Apr 29, 2016
The fire line - the story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots and one of the deadliest days in American firefighting by Santos, Fernanda, author.

The fire line - the story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots and one of the deadliest days in American firefighting

Apr 29, 2016
Federer and me - a story of obsession by Skidelsky, William, author.

Federer and me - a story of obsession

Apr 29, 2016
Grit - the power of passion and perseverance by Duckworth, Angela.

Grit - the power of passion and perseverance

"In this must-read book for anyone striving to succeed, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows parents, educators, athletes, students, and business people--both seasoned and new--that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a focused persistence called "grit." Why do some people succeed and others fail? Sharing new insights from her landmark research on grit, MacArthur "genius" Angela Duckworth explains why talent is hardly a guarantor of success. Rather, other factors ca

Apr 29, 2016
Harvey Penick's little red book - lessons and teachings from a lifetime in golf by Penick, Harvey.

Harvey Penick's little red book - lessons and teachings from a lifetime in golf

Draws on decades of experience by the late renowned golf pro as documented in a small red notebook throughout his career, sharing practical, non-technical wisdom for players of any experience level on how to maximize golf skills.

Apr 29, 2016
Credit repair kit for dummies by Bucci, Steve, author.

Credit repair kit for dummies

Jump-start your credit score with this comprehensive credit repair guide. If you need to clean up your credit, this updated resource is full of information to help you get your credit reports looking great, pay down debt, and keep your credit clean. You'll find out how to deal with debt collectors, dispute inaccurate information in your credit reports, and set financial goals to stay on track.

Apr 29, 2016
The complete idiot's guide to couponing by Gordon, Rachel Singer.

The complete idiot's guide to couponing

By combining the wealth of coupons with a few simple changes in the way you shop, you'll quickly see your bills drop while your pantry and other stockpiles grow!

Apr 29, 2016
The Founders and the Bible by Richard, Carl J., author.

The Founders and the Bible

Apr 29, 2016
Frommer's easyguide to Beijing, Shanghai & Xi'an by Bond, Graham (Graham L. R.), author.

Frommer's easyguide to Beijing, Shanghai & Xi'an

Apr 29, 2016
Everyday blessings - the inner work of mindful parenting by Kabat-Zinn, Myla, 1947-

Everyday blessings - the inner work of mindful parenting

In Everyday Blessings, Jon and Myla Kabat-Zinn show how parents can enrich their lives and the lives of their children through mindful parenting - that is, by honoring the fullness of the present moment, and within it, the inner potential and beauty that reside in both our children and ourselves. As parents, we are often caught up in moving so quickly and so automatically that we have trouble seeing our children fully in each moment, particularly when things are not occurring as we would like th

Apr 29, 2016
Celestial nights - visions of an ancient land - photographs from Israel and the Sinai by Folberg, Neil.

Celestial nights - visions of an ancient land - photographs from Israel and the Sinai

Apr 29, 2016
The grail guitar - the search for Jimi Hendrix's "Purple haze" Telecaster by Adams, Chris, 1967- author.

The grail guitar - the search for Jimi Hendrix's "Purple haze" Telecaster

Apr 29, 2016
The national parks coast to coast - the 100 best hikes by Alvarez, Ted, author.

The national parks coast to coast - the 100 best hikes

"Explore the crystal clear waters on the Summit Lakes Trail at Lassen Volcanic National Park, take in the expansive views at Shenandoah National Park's Old Rag Mountain, or traverse the sandstone cliffs at Angel's Landing in Zion National Park. Choose your adventure from any of the forty-four national parks profiled throughout the book. This book delivers jaw-dropping photos, detailed hike descriptions and maps, ranger essays, and more, all of which combine to create an intimate look at the best

Apr 29, 2016
The shock doctrine - the rise of disaster capitalism by Klein, Naomi, 1970-

The shock doctrine - the rise of disaster capitalism

The bestselling author of "No Logo" argues that by capitalizing on crises, created by nature or war, the disaster capitalism complex now exists as a booming new economy, and is the violent culmination of a radical economic project that has been incubating for 50 years.

Apr 29, 2016
Sh*tty Mom for All Seasons - Half-@ssing It All Year Long by Ybarbo, Alicia/ Zoellner, Mary Ann/ Clune, Erin

Sh*tty Mom for All Seasons - Half-@ssing It All Year Long

Apr 29, 2016
Sewing happiness - a year of simple projects for living well by Ishida, Sanae, author.

Sewing happiness - a year of simple projects for living well

Apr 29, 2016
A series of catastrophes & miracles - a true story of love, science, and cancer by Williams, Mary Elizabeth, (Journalist), author.

A series of catastrophes & miracles - a true story of love, science, and cancer

"A wry, witty account of what it is like to face death--and be restored to life. After being diagnosed in her early 40s with metastatic melanoma--a "rapidly fatal" form of cancer--journalist and mother of two Mary Elizabeth Williams finds herself in a race against the clock. She takes a once-in-a-lifetime chance and joins a clinical trial for immunotherapy, a revolutionary drug regimen that trains the body to vanquish malignant cells. Astonishingly, her cancer disappears entirely in just a few w

Apr 29, 2016
Sibley birds west - field guide to birds of western North America by Sibley, David, 1961- author.

Sibley birds west - field guide to birds of western North America

A guide for bird enthusiasts specifically designed for use in the field features descriptions of more than 777 species of birds from west of the Rocky Mountains, and illustrations that depict species from different views.

Apr 29, 2016
Sibley birds east - field guide to birds of eastern North America by Sibley, David, 1961- author.

Sibley birds east - field guide to birds of eastern North America

A guide for bird enthusiasts specifically designed for use in the field features descriptions of more than 698 species of birds from east of the Rocky Mountains, and illustrations that depict species from different views.

Apr 29, 2016
The science of getting rich - the original classic by Wattles, W. D., 1860-1911.

The science of getting rich - the original classic

As featured in the best-selling book The Secret, here is the landmark guide to wealth creation republished with his personal self-help book The Science of Being Great. In both books Wattles describes a definite science of wealth attraction and they are widely regarded as the forerunners of every personal finance and self-help book ever written.

Apr 29, 2016
Samsung Galaxy S7 for Dummies by Hughes, Bill

Samsung Galaxy S7 for Dummies

Apr 29, 2016
Saladin - the sultan who vanquished the crusaders and built an Islamic empire by Man, John, 1941- author.

Saladin - the sultan who vanquished the crusaders and built an Islamic empire

"Saladin remains one of the most iconic figures of his age. As the man who united the Arabs and saved Islam from Christian crusaders in the twelfth century, he is the Islamic world's preeminent hero. A ruthless defender of his faith and brilliant leader, he also possessed qualities that won admiration from his Christian foes. But Saladin is far more than a historical hero. Builder, literary patron, and theologian, he is a man for all times, and a symbol of hope for an Arab world once again divid

Apr 29, 2016
Running from office - why young Americans are turned off to politics by Lawless, Jennifer L., 1975-

Running from office - why young Americans are turned off to politics

"Running from Office is the first analysis of young people's political ambition, based on a national poll of over 4000 high school and college students. It has been well-documented that political socialization begins early in life, but this will be the first consideration of the way that political socialization influences political ambition among youth. In it, the authors delve into how young people view political figures, what traits they see as necessary for political success, and how they vie

Apr 29, 2016
Rules for Patriots - How Conservatives Can Win Again by Deace, Steve/ Limbaugh, David (FRW)

Rules for Patriots - How Conservatives Can Win Again

Apr 29, 2016
The rise and fall of nations - forces of change in the post-crisis world by Sharma, Ruchir, author.

The rise and fall of nations - forces of change in the post-crisis world

A reevaluation of economics as a practical art form distills economics into ten succinct rules whole discussing how to recognize political, economic, and social changes that affect everyday life.

Apr 29, 2016
Rick Steves Best of Ireland by Steves, Rick/ O'Connor, Pat

Rick Steves Best of Ireland

Apr 29, 2016
Reigning men - fashions in menswear, 1715-2015 by Takeda, Sharon Sadako

Reigning men - fashions in menswear, 1715-2015

Apr 29, 2016
Raw, vegan, not gross - all vegan and mostly raw recipes for people who love to eat by Miller, Laura (Cook), author.

Raw, vegan, not gross - all vegan and mostly raw recipes for people who love to eat

"Whether you already love vegan food or need some convincing, YouTube star Laura Miller offers more than a hundred entirely vegan and mostly raw recipes for all people who want to eat deliciously. Raw. Vegan. Not Gross. is the debut cookbook from YouTube's Tastemade star Laura Miller. A soon to be modern classic, Raw. Vegan. Not Gross. will engage your taste buds with strengthening breakfasts (avocado grapefruit bowls; ginger maple granola), easy weeknight dinners (golden gazpacho; sweet potato

Apr 29, 2016
Raspberry Pi Cookbook - Software and Hardware Problems and Solutions by Monk, Simon

Raspberry Pi Cookbook - Software and Hardware Problems and Solutions

Apr 29, 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

Apr 29, 2016
The man who counted - a collection of mathematical adventures by Tahan, Malba, 1895-

The man who counted - a collection of mathematical adventures

An exotic journey in which, time and again, Beremiz Samir, the man who counted, summons his extraordinary mathematical powers to settle disputes, give wise advice, overcome dangerous enemies, and win for himself fame, fortune, and rich rewards.

Apr 29, 2016
Sixteen for '16 - A Progressive Agenda for a Better America by Babones, Salvatore/ Cavanagh, John (FRW)

Sixteen for '16 - A Progressive Agenda for a Better America

Apr 29, 2016
Silence and beauty - hidden faith born of suffering by Fujimura, Makoto, 1960- author.

Silence and beauty - hidden faith born of suffering

Apr 29, 2016
Taming Your Photo Library With Lightroom by Sylvan, Rob

Taming Your Photo Library With Lightroom

Apr 29, 2016
Somethingtofoodabout - exploring creativity with innovative chefs by

Somethingtofoodabout - exploring creativity with innovative chefs

Apr 29, 2016
Teach Yourself Electricity and Electronics by Gibilisco, Stan/ Monk, Simon

Teach Yourself Electricity and Electronics

Apr 29, 2016
This Is Where You Belong - The Art and Science of Loving the Place You Live by Warnick, Melody

This Is Where You Belong - The Art and Science of Loving the Place You Live

Apr 29, 2016
This is your brain on parasites - how tiny creatures manipulate our behavior and shape society by McAuliffe, Kathleen, author.

This is your brain on parasites - how tiny creatures manipulate our behavior and shape society

"Based on a wildly popular Atlantic article: an astonishing investigation into the world of microbes, and the myriad ways they control how other creatures -- including humans -- act, feel, and think As we are now discovering, parasites -- microbes that cannot thrive and reproduce without another organism as a host -- are shockingly sophisticated and extraordinarily powerful. In fact, a plethora of parasites affect our behavior in ways we have barely begun to understand. In this mind-bending bo

Apr 29, 2016
Heyday - the 1850s and the dawn of the global age by Wilson, Ben, 1980- author.

Heyday - the 1850s and the dawn of the global age

Apr 29, 2016
Jubilee hitchhiker - the life and times of Richard Brautigan by Hjortsberg, William.

Jubilee hitchhiker - the life and times of Richard Brautigan

A biography of the author of "Trout Fishing in America" and "A Confederate General from Big Sur" portrays his career from life among the Beats in 1950s San Francisco to the hippies in the 1960s to his abrupt suicide in 1984.

Apr 29, 2016
Tom Paine's iron bridge - building a United States by Gray, Edward G., 1964-

Tom Paine's iron bridge - building a United States

Apr 29, 2016
Relic - how our constitution undermines effective government, and why we need a more powerful presidency by Howell, William G., author.

Relic - how our constitution undermines effective government, and why we need a more powerful presidency

"Our government is failing us. Can we simply blame polarization, the deregulation of campaign finance, or some other nefarious force? What if the roots go much deeper, to our nation's start? In Relic, the political scientists William Howell and Terry Moe boldly argue that nothing less than the U.S. Constitution is the cause of government dysfunction. The framers came from a simple, small, agrarian society, and set forth a government comprised of separate powers, one of which, Congress, was expec

Apr 29, 2016
Patent litigation primer - a guide for inventors and business owners by Klinck, Robert A.

Patent litigation primer - a guide for inventors and business owners

Apr 29, 2016
Tripping over the truth- the return of the metabolic theory of cancer illuminates a new and hopeful path to a cure by Christofferson, Travis

Tripping over the truth- the return of the metabolic theory of cancer illuminates a new and hopeful path to a cure

Apr 29, 2016
Tipping point for planet earth - how close are we to the edge? by Barnosky, Anthony D., author.

Tipping point for planet earth - how close are we to the edge?

"Tipping Point for Planet Earth explains why Earth is headed for a tipping point, a change so fast, dramatic, and unexpected that humanity will reel at the consequences. Midway through this century, there will be more than nine billion people on the planet. Already we are using most of the arable land that exists and overfishing the oceans. Water, too, is becoming scarce in many places. The services that humans depend upon--like a supply of clean water, food production, and protection from disea

Apr 29, 2016
Tied up in knots - how getting what we wanted made women miserable by Tantaros, Andrea, author.

Tied up in knots - how getting what we wanted made women miserable

"Fifty years after Betty Friedan unveiled The Feminine Mystique, relations between men and women in America have never been more dysfunctional. If women are more liberated than ever before, why aren't they happier? In this shocking, funny, and bluntly honest tour of today's gender discontents, Andrea Tantaros, one of Fox News' most popular and outspoken stars, exposes how the rightful feminist pursuit of equality went too far, and how the unintended pitfalls of that power trade have made women (

Apr 29, 2016
So much to be done - the writings of breast cancer activist Barbara Brenner by Brenner, Barbara A.

So much to be done - the writings of breast cancer activist Barbara Brenner

Apr 29, 2016
Sex with Shakespeare - here's much to do with pain, but more with love by Keenan, Jillian, author.

Sex with Shakespeare - here's much to do with pain, but more with love

"When it came to understanding love, a teenage Jillian Keenan had nothing to guide her--until a production of The Tempest sent Shakespeare's language flowing through her blood for the first time. In Sex with Shakespeare, she tells the story of how the Bard's plays helped her embrace her unusual sexual identity and find a love story of her own."--

Apr 29, 2016
The value of the Moon - how to explore, live, and prosper in space using the Moon's resources by Spudis, Paul D., author.

The value of the Moon - how to explore, live, and prosper in space using the Moon's resources

"While the Moon was once thought to hold the key to space exploration, in recent decades, the U.S. has largely turned its sights toward Mars and other celestial bodies instead. In The Value of the Moon, lunar scientist Paul Spudis argues that the U.S. can and should return to the moon in order to remain a world leader in space utilization and development and a participant in and beneficiary of a new lunar economy. Spudis explores three reasons for returning to the Moon: it is close, it is intere

Apr 29, 2016
The Vegas diaries - romance, rolling the dice, and the road to reinvention by Madison, Holly, author.

The Vegas diaries - romance, rolling the dice, and the road to reinvention

A candid and humorous memoir chronicles the author's journey toward reinvention and self-acceptance after breaking away from the Playboy mansion and her decision to begin her new life in the decadent glamour of Las Vegas.

Apr 29, 2016
Pistols and petticoats - 175 years of lady detectives in fact and fiction by Janik, Erika, author.

Pistols and petticoats - 175 years of lady detectives in fact and fiction

"A lively exploration of the struggles faced by women in law enforcement and mystery fiction for the past 175 years In 1910 Alice Wells took the oath to join the all-male Los Angeles Police Department. She wore no uniform, carried no weapon, and kept her badge stuffed in her pocketbook. She wasn't the first or only policewoman, but she became the movement's most visible voice. Police work from its very beginning was considered a male domain, far too dangerous and rough for a woman to even contem

Apr 29, 2016
We are as gods - back to the land in the 1970s on the quest for a new America by Daloz, Kate, author.

We are as gods - back to the land in the 1970s on the quest for a new America

"Between 1970 and 1974 ten million Americans abandoned the city, and the commercialism, and all the inauthentic bourgeois comforts of the Eisenhower-era America of their parents. Instead, they went back to the land. It was the only time in modern history that urbanization has gone into reverse. Kate Daloz follows the dreams and ideals of a small group of back-to-the-landers to tell the story of a nationwide movement and moment. And she shows how the faltering, hopeful, but impractical impulses o

Apr 29, 2016
White trash - the 400-year untold history of class in America by Isenberg, Nancy, author.

White trash - the 400-year untold history of class in America

A history of the class system in America from the colonial era to the present illuminates the crucial legacy of the underprivileged white demographic, citing the pivotal contributions of lower-class white workers in wartime, social policy, and the rise of the Republican Party.

Apr 29, 2016
Quick & easy ketogenic cooking - time-saving paleo recipes and meal plans to improve your health and help you lose weight by Emmerich, Maria, author.

Quick & easy ketogenic cooking - time-saving paleo recipes and meal plans to improve your health and help you lose weight

Collects recipes from the nutritionist and popular food blogger that support the body in ketosis to maximize fat burning, with an emphasis on real, whole foods, and includes nut-free, egg-free, and dairy-free options

Apr 29, 2016
Understanding fibromyalgia - an introduction for patients and caregivers by Ali, Naheed, 1981- author.

Understanding fibromyalgia - an introduction for patients and caregivers

Apr 29, 2016
Vintage camper trailers by Lacitinola, Paul.

Vintage camper trailers

Apr 29, 2016
Veterinary Medical School Admission Requirements Vmsar 2016 - For 2017 Matriculation by Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (COR)

Veterinary Medical School Admission Requirements Vmsar 2016 - For 2017 Matriculation

Apr 29, 2016
Wampum - How Indian Tribes, the Mafia, and an Inattentive Congress Invented Indian Casino Gaming and Created a $28 Billion Gambling Empire by Mitchell, Donald

Wampum - How Indian Tribes, the Mafia, and an Inattentive Congress Invented Indian Casino Gaming and Created a $28 Billion Gambling Empire

Apr 29, 2016
Where are the women architects? by Stratigakos, Despina, author.

Where are the women architects?

Apr 29, 2016
What's it like in space? - stories from astronauts who've been there by Waldman, Ariel, author.

What's it like in space? - stories from astronauts who've been there

"Everyone wonders what it's really like in space, but very few of us every have the chance to experience it firsthand. This captivating illustrated collection brings together stories from dozens of international astronauts who've actually been there, bringing back accounts of the fascinating, weird, often funny and awe inspiring sensations and realities of space travel in and beyond the Earth's orbit."--

Apr 29, 2016
Players - the story of sports and money, and the visionaries who fought to create a revolution by Futterman, Matthew.

Players - the story of sports and money, and the visionaries who fought to create a revolution

Traces the single-generation transformation of sports from a cottage industry to a global business, reflecting on how elite athletes, agents, TV executives, coaches, owners, and athletes who once had to take second jobs worked together to create the dominating, big-ticket industry of today.

Apr 29, 2016
How to read a book by Adler, Mortimer Jerome, 1902-2001, author.

How to read a book

Analyzes the art of reading and suggests ways to approach literary works, offering techniques for reading in specific literary genres ranging from fiction, poetry, and plays to scientific and philosophical works

Apr 29, 2016
How dogs work by Coppinger, Raymond, author.

How dogs work

Drawing on research and field experiments, two experts unlock the origins of many common, puzzling, and endearing dog behaviors, and explore such canine mysteries as how dogs feed and forage and why they play, bark, guard, and herd.

Apr 29, 2016
A rage for order - the Middle East in turmoil, from Tahrir Square to ISIS by Worth, Robert Forsyth, 1965- author.

A rage for order - the Middle East in turmoil, from Tahrir Square to ISIS

"A closely-reported work of literary journalism on the Arab Spring and its troubled aftermath"--

Apr 29, 2016
The Midwife by Cohen, Susan

The Midwife

Apr 29, 2016
The Middle Eastern vegetarian cookbook by Hage, Salma, author.

The Middle Eastern vegetarian cookbook

A collection of vegetarian dishes influenced by Middle Eastern flavors from Salma Hage, author of the bestselling classic, The Lebanese Kitchen, also published by Phaidon. A definitive, fresh and approachable collection of 150 traditional recipes from an authoritative voice on Middle Eastern home cooking, Salma Hage's new book is in line with the current Western trends of consciously reducing meat, and the ancient Middle Eastern culture of largely vegetarian, mezze style dining. Traditionally, t

Apr 29, 2016
USA's national parks by Pitts, Christopher, author.

USA's national parks

A new, full-colour guide; Packed with practical information, where most competitor guides are strictly coffee-table books; Features 25 top parks, plus worthwhile detours; The national parks featured here attracted 51.2 million visitors in 2010, and Great Smoky Mountains National Park alone attracted almost 9.5 million visitors.

Apr 29, 2016
The science of growth - how Facebook beat Friendster--and how nine other startups left the rest in the dust by Ammirati, Sean, author.

The science of growth - how Facebook beat Friendster--and how nine other startups left the rest in the dust

"The lean entrepreneurship movement has captivated Silicon Valley and entrepreneurs across the country. It's provided an agile framework to develop the right product solution for a given target market, and is now used by almost every fledgling company to do just that. The next challenge is growth - to achieve the financial returns and, more importantly, the impact they dreamed of when starting off on their adventure. Why do some companies realize the VC's goal of a 10x return on investment, whil

Apr 29, 2016
Secondhand time - the last of the Soviets by Aleksievich, Svetlana, 1948-

Secondhand time - the last of the Soviets

Apr 29, 2016
The vein of gold - a journey to your creative heart by Cameron, Julia.

The vein of gold - a journey to your creative heart

Arranged as "a journey to the heart of creativity," the book guides readers through seven kingdoms: The Kingdom of Story, where the formative power of language empowers the creation of our guiding self-image; The Kingdom of Sight, where we learn to receive information holistically and honor our most personal impressions, intuitions, and feelings; The Kingdom of Sound, where we tune in to the melodic flow of creative life, literally making each day more "sound"; The.

Apr 29, 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

The star of TLC's "My Big Fat Fabulous Life" reveals how she became one of the leading faces of the body-positivity movement and uses her story to teach other young women how to be confident no matter their shape or size.

Apr 29, 2016
If you can keep it - the forgotten promise of American liberty by Metaxas, Eric, author.

If you can keep it - the forgotten promise of American liberty

Presents a critical analysis of the Founding Fathers' original intentions that argues that America is a nation bound by a radical and unprecedented idea about liberty and freedom that must be upheld by every citizen.

Apr 29, 2016
The PDR pocket guide to prescription drugs. by

The PDR pocket guide to prescription drugs.

"Based on the Physicians' Desk Reference, the most highly trusted drug information references for more than 66 years, The PDR Pocket Guide to Prescription Drugs is an A to Z listing of more than 1,000 brand-name and generic drugs, all based on FDA-approved information. The guide answers frequently asked questions such as: Why was this drug prescribed for me? What are the benefits and risks of taking this drug? Are there any side effects I should watch for? What questions should I ask my doctor a

Apr 29, 2016
Whoosh! - 250 ways to get motion into your drawings by Cabral, Carlos Gomes, author.

Whoosh! - 250 ways to get motion into your drawings

"The best cartoonists jam-pack their work with action that moves the story along. So how do you capture this kind of motion in your work? Whoosh! 250 Ways to Get Motion into Your Drawings can help. Cartoonist and illustrator Carlos Gomes Cabral shares his tips and tricks to help you create attention-grabbing drawings that practically leap off the pages."--provided from Amazon.com.

Apr 29, 2016
Trust - mastering the four essential trusts by Vanzant, Iyanla, author.

Trust - mastering the four essential trusts

Explores what trust really is, how to trust, and why trust is so important to personal development.

Apr 29, 2016
To Belém & back - backroads Brazil with my black Lab by Batchelder, Ben, author.

To Belém & back - backroads Brazil with my black Lab

"Have you ever wondered how to travel with your favorite pet in a huge tropical country where footloose foreigners are suspect? Author Ben Batchelder abandoned a cozy corporate career and, instead of returning to the U.S., moved deep into the interior of Brazil. Here he drives his two-wheel drive station wagon into the Amazon, on the notoriously dangerous Bele´m-Brasi´lia highway, and back along Brazil's endless Atlantic Coast, on roads few if any Brazilians brave. Hence the need for such a fero

Apr 29, 2016
Tears to triumph - the spiritual journey from suffering to enlightenment by Williamson, Marianne, 1952- author.

Tears to triumph - the spiritual journey from suffering to enlightenment

Apr 29, 2016
Zen and tonic - savory and fresh cocktails for the enlightened drinker by Aron, Jules, author.

Zen and tonic - savory and fresh cocktails for the enlightened drinker

Collects recipes for boozy green drinks, including sage berry sparkler, Georgia peach gingerade, and tumeric honey bomb.

Apr 29, 2016
Yule - rituals, recipes, and lore for the winter solstice by Pesznecker, Susan Moonwriter.

Yule - rituals, recipes, and lore for the winter solstice

Apr 29, 2016
Your Body, Your Yoga by Clark, Bernie/ Grilley, Paul (FRW)/ Jeske, Morgan (ILT)/ Sheldon, Dania (EDT)

Your Body, Your Yoga

Apr 29, 2016
Writing Interactive Fiction With Twine by Ford, Melissa

Writing Interactive Fiction With Twine

Apr 29, 2016
Worth dying for - a Navy SEAL's call to a nation by Denver, Rorke, author.

Worth dying for - a Navy SEAL's call to a nation

The author applies his experience as a Navy SEAL commander to tackle several news-driven questions about war, peace, and heroism.

Apr 29, 2016
Paul McCartney - the life by Norman, Philip, 1943- author.

Paul McCartney - the life

"Since the age of twenty-one, Paul McCartney has lived one of the ultimate rock-n-roll lives played out on the most public of stages. Now, Paul's story is told by rock music's foremost biographer, with McCartney's consent and access to family members and close friends who have never spoken on the record before. PAUL McCARTNEY reveals the complex character behind the fac¸ade and sheds new light on his childhood--blighted by his mother's death but redeemed by the father who introduced him to music

Apr 29, 2016
PACs, super PACs, and fundraising by Petechuk, David, author.

PACs, super PACs, and fundraising

Apr 29, 2016
Pathways to possibility - transforming our relationship with ourselves, each other, and the world by Zander, Rosamund Stone, 1942- author.

Pathways to possibility - transforming our relationship with ourselves, each other, and the world

Shares uplifting advice on how to shed obstacles from the past to achieve true maturity, fulfillment, and limitless growth, demonstrating how a greater understanding of the self can positively transform relationships and enable greater connections with the universe.

Apr 29, 2016
Learning web app development by Purewal, Semmy, author.

Learning web app development

Provides information on the fundamentals of web application development, including how to create a user interface, write a server, build client-server communication, and use a cloud-based service to deploy the application.

Apr 29, 2016
Radical self-love - a guide to loving yourself and living your dreams by Darling, Gala, author.

Radical self-love - a guide to loving yourself and living your dreams

Apr 29, 2016
The quotidian mysteries - laundry, liturgy, and "women's work" by Norris, Kathleen, 1947-

The quotidian mysteries - laundry, liturgy, and "women's work"

Apr 29, 2016
In search of the third man by Drazin, Charles

In search of the third man

Apr 29, 2016
Imbolc - rituals, recipes & lore for Brigid's Day. by Neal, Carl F.

Imbolc - rituals, recipes & lore for Brigid's Day.

Apr 29, 2016
ISIS - a history by Gerges, Fawaz A., 1958- author.

ISIS - a history

"The Islamic State has stunned the world with its savagery, destructiveness, and military and recruiting successes. What explains the rise of ISIS and what does it portend for the future of the Middle East? In this book, one of the world's leading authorities on political Islam and jihadism sheds new light on these questions as he provides a unique history of the rise and growth of ISIS. Moving beyond journalistic accounts, Fawaz Gerges provides a clear and compelling account of the deeper condi

Apr 29, 2016
The life project the extraordinary story of 70,000 ordinary lives by Pearson, Helen.

The life project the extraordinary story of 70,000 ordinary lives

"In March 1946, scientists began to track thousands of children born in one cold week. No one imagined that this would become the longest-running study of human development in the world, growing to encompass five generations of children. Today they are some of the best-studied people on the planet, and the simple act of observing human life has changed the way we are born, schooled, parent, and die. This is the tale of these studies and the remarkable discoveries that have come from them. Touchi

Apr 29, 2016
Siddhartha's brain - unlocking the ancient science of enlightenment by Kingsland, James, author.

Siddhartha's brain - unlocking the ancient science of enlightenment

Looks at the science behind the ancient practices of Buddhism through the story of the spiritual life and teachings of Siddha°artha, the man who would become the Buddha, and how his discoveries anticipated the findings of modern neuroscience. --Publisher

Apr 29, 2016
It's okay to laugh - (crying is cool, too) by Purmort, Nora McInerny.

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

A woman who strengthened her relationship with the love of her life after he was diagnosed with a rare brain cancer discusses her journey with him during this tough time, from getting engaged on his hospital bed to having a baby while he was on chemotherapy.

Apr 29, 2016
Live happy - ten practices for choosing joy by Heisz, Deborah K., author.

Live happy - ten practices for choosing joy

Collects real-life happiness stories, thought-provoking examinations on the science of happiness, and simple "happy acts" intended to empower readers to achieve big happiness breakthroughs.

Apr 29, 2016
Lonely Planet Rio De Janeiro by Lonely Planet Publications/ St Louis, Regis

Lonely Planet Rio De Janeiro

Apr 29, 2016
Machine Learning for Dummies by Mueller, John Paul/ Massaron, Luca

Machine Learning for Dummies

Apr 29, 2016
Made Up - 40+ Easy Make-Up Tutorials and DIY Beauty Products by Jenkinson, Laura/ Melville, Jacqui (PHT)

Made Up - 40+ Easy Make-Up Tutorials and DIY Beauty Products

Apr 29, 2016
Leaning on the arc - a personal history of criminal defense by Schwartzbach, M. Gerald, author.

Leaning on the arc - a personal history of criminal defense

Apr 29, 2016
Let's get visible - [how to get noticed and sell more books] by Gaughran, David, author.

Let's get visible - [how to get noticed and sell more books]

"Leverage Amazon's famous recommendation engine to take advantage of the various opportunities it provides for exposure. Position your books for discoverability on other sales venues. Minimize the time you spend promoting so you have more time to spend writing. Promote in a cost-effective way that actually works"--

Apr 29, 2016
Main Street accounting by Wheeler, John R.

Main Street accounting

Apr 29, 2016
Master of the grill - foolproof recipes, top-rated gadgets, gear, & ingredients plus clever test kitchen tips & fascinating food science by

Master of the grill - foolproof recipes, top-rated gadgets, gear, & ingredients plus clever test kitchen tips & fascinating food science

Apr 29, 2016
Making polymer clay jewellery by Heaser, Sue.

Making polymer clay jewellery

The ability to make stunning jewelry is no longer confined to metalworkers, silversmiths, potters, woodworkers, ceramicists, and jewelers. Now you can learn how to make incredible items out of the new modeling clays and achieve amazing effects, such as the ability to mimic precious metals, porcelain, wood, and stone. No more expensive kilns either! This clay can be hardened using a traditional baking oven. Polymer clay comes in a vast array of colors and can be mixed to achieve further colors. E

Apr 29, 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 Bakewell, Lisa (EDT)

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"--

Apr 29, 2016
The menopause solution / A Doctor's Guide To- Relieving Hot Flashes, Enjoying Better Sex, Sleeping Well, Controlling Your Weight, and Being Happy! by Faubion, Stephanie S., M.D.

The menopause solution / A Doctor's Guide To- Relieving Hot Flashes, Enjoying Better Sex, Sleeping Well, Controlling Your Weight, and Being Happy!

Apr 29, 2016
Lessons of labor - one woman's self-discovery through birth & motherhood by Aziz, Julia S., author.

Lessons of labor - one woman's self-discovery through birth & motherhood

Apr 29, 2016
Migraines - More Than a Headache by Leroux, Elizabeth, M.D./ Marechal, Isabelle (FRW)/ Sandilands, Barbara (TRN)

Migraines - More Than a Headache

Apr 29, 2016
Memories of heaven - children's astounding recollections of the time before they came to earth by Dyer, Wayne W.

Memories of heaven - children's astounding recollections of the time before they came to earth

Presents a selection of accounts by very young children of their memories of previous lives and their time in heaven, with commentary by the authors.

Apr 29, 2016
Then come back - the lost Neruda poems by Neruda, Pablo, 1904-1973, author.

Then come back - the lost Neruda poems

"Pablo Neruda's lost poems-recently discovered in his archive to the delight of readers and scholars-comprise this remarkable and essential volume. Originally composed on napkins, playbills, receipts, and notebooks, Neruda's lost poems are full of eros and heartache, complex wordplay and deep wonder. Presented with the Spanish text, full-color reproductions of handwritten poems, and dynamic English translations, Then Come Back: The Lost Neruda simultaneously completes and advances the oeuvre of

Apr 29, 2016
House of Nails - A Memoir of Life on the Edge by Dykstra, Lenny/ Golenbock, Peter

House of Nails - A Memoir of Life on the Edge

Apr 29, 2016
Her again - becoming Meryl Streep by Schulman, Michael, author.

Her again - becoming Meryl Streep

The first thoroughly researched biography of Meryl Streep -- the "Iron Lady" of acting, nominated for nineteen Oscars and winner of three -- that explores her beginnings as a young woman of the 1970s grappling with love, feminism, and her astonishing talent.

Apr 29, 2016
Milestones of flight - the epic of aviation with the National Air and Space Museum by Van der Linden, F. Robert, author.

Milestones of flight - the epic of aviation with the National Air and Space Museum

Apr 29, 2016
It's personal - surviving and thriving on the journey of church planting by Bloye, Brian, 1965-

It's personal - surviving and thriving on the journey of church planting

Apr 29, 2016
The history of chemistry - a very short introduction by Brock, W. H. (William Hodson), author.

The history of chemistry - a very short introduction

Apr 29, 2016
The Jesus fractal - seven dimensions of faith by Frykberg, Elizabeth A., author.

The Jesus fractal - seven dimensions of faith

Apr 29, 2016
The Military Advantage 2016 - The Military.com Guide to Military and Veterans Benefits by Howell, Terry/ Giunta, Salvatore A. (FRW)

The Military Advantage 2016 - The Military.com Guide to Military and Veterans Benefits

Apr 29, 2016
What is a dog? by Coppinger, Raymond, author.

What is a dog?

Apr 29, 2016
Milk and honey by Kaur, Rupi, author.

Milk and honey

Milk and honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity. The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals a different heartache. Milk and honey takes readers through a journey of the most bitter moments in life and finds sweetness in them because there is sweetness everywhere if you are just willing to look.--Amazon.com.

Apr 29, 2016
Michelangelo's notebooks - the poetry, letters, and art of the great master by Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564, author, artist.

Michelangelo's notebooks - the poetry, letters, and art of the great master

"In the same format of the best-selling Leonardo's Notebooks, which has 320,000 copies in print worldwide, Michelangelo's Notebooks is an illustrated record of the artist's life and work. Michelangelo is considered one of the greatest poets of the sixteenth century. He also filled hundreds of sheets of paper with exquisite drawings, many of which went on to become some of the most celebrated masterpieces of all-time.Organized chronologically, this collection combines the artist's own words with

Apr 29, 2016
Modern military aircraft - the world's fighting aircraft, 1945 to the present day by Winchester, Jim (EDT)

Modern military aircraft - the world's fighting aircraft, 1945 to the present day

Profiles 220 military aircraft from around the world, showing the technological advances in aviation since 1945.

Apr 29, 2016
Money - master the game - 7 simple steps to financial freedom by Robbins, Anthony, author.

Money - master the game - 7 simple steps to financial freedom

Draws from research and interviews with financial experts to offer a seven-step blueprint for attaining financial freedom, simplifying complex financial concepts and providing advice for anyone to create a lifetime income plan at any income level.

Apr 29, 2016
Moon Southwest Road Trip - Las Vegas, Zion & Bryce, Monument Valley, Santa Fe & Taos, and the Grand Canyon by Hull, Tim

Moon Southwest Road Trip - Las Vegas, Zion & Bryce, Monument Valley, Santa Fe & Taos, and the Grand Canyon

Apr 29, 2016
The mother letters - sharing the laughter, joy, struggles, and hope by Haines, Amber C, author.

The mother letters - sharing the laughter, joy, struggles, and hope

Apr 29, 2016
National parks of America - experience America's 59 national parks. by

National parks of America - experience America's 59 national parks.

To celebrate America's amazing national parks, Lonely Planet, the world's leading travel publisher, takes you on an informative and gorgeous tour of all 59 parks with our lavishly finished hardcover gift guide packed with detailed itineraries and practical tips on what to do and see in each park to get you started planning your next adventure. America's national parks are full of timeless marvels that still rejuvenate the soul: the world's largest trees in Sequoia; its most spectacular geotherma

Apr 29, 2016
My father and Atticus Finch - a lawyer's fight for justice in 1930s Alabama by Beck, Joseph Madison, author.

My father and Atticus Finch - a lawyer's fight for justice in 1930s Alabama

Apr 29, 2016
New Horizons - rediscovering Pluto by

New Horizons - rediscovering Pluto

Apr 29, 2016
The new Arab wars - uprisings and anarchy in the Middle East by Lynch, Marc, 1969- author.

The new Arab wars - uprisings and anarchy in the Middle East

"Less than twenty-four months after the hope-filled Arab uprising, the popular movement had morphed into a dystopia of resurgent dictators, failed states, and civil wars. Egypt|s epochal transition to democracy ended in a violent military coup. Yemen and Libya collapsed into civil war, while Bahrain erupted in smothering sectarian repression. Syria proved the greatest victim of all, ripped apart by internationally fueled insurgencies and an externally supported, bloody-minded regime. Amidst the

Apr 29, 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.

Apr 29, 2016
November project, the book - inside the free, grassroots fitness movement that's taking over the world by Graham, Brogan, author.

November project, the book - inside the free, grassroots fitness movement that's taking over the world

"November Project: The Book is the story of how two irreverent, way-outside-the-box fitness fanatics are flipping the fitness industry on its head and literally making the world a better place, one city at a time. No facility. No machines. Just two dudesand a tribe of thousands. Welcome to November Project's world takeover. What started 4 years ago as a simple monthlong workout pact between two former Northeastern University oarsmen in Boston has grown into an international fitness phenomenon. N

Apr 29, 2016
Nutrition for intuition by Virtue, Doreen, 1958- author.

Nutrition for intuition

"Nutrition for Intuition shows the connection between what we eat and our spiritual abilities. Previous books have spoken about how to become psychic, and how to trust your intuition, through meditation, prayer, and so on. And, of course, these methods are extremely effective. However, this book is different because it recognizes that meditation alone may not change your intuition if you continue to ingest unhealthy, low-vibration foods. Nutrition for Intuition speaks about how to enhance your n

Apr 29, 2016
October 31, 1517 - Martin Luther and the day that changed the world by Marty, Martin E., 1928- author.

October 31, 1517 - Martin Luther and the day that changed the world

Apr 29, 2016
NFC for dummies by Sabella, Robert P., author.

NFC for dummies

Apr 29, 2016
The network - the battle for the airwaves and the birth of the communications age by Woolley, Scott, author.

The network - the battle for the airwaves and the birth of the communications age

Describes the friendship and partnership between David Sarnoff, the head of RCA, and Edwin Armstrong, the developer of the first amplifier, and how they combined efforts to bring the FM transmitter and modern radio to society and forever change the world.

Apr 29, 2016
Off script - an advance man's guide to White House stagecraft, campaign spectacle, and political suicide by King, Josh (Joshua), author.

Off script - an advance man's guide to White House stagecraft, campaign spectacle, and political suicide

"Being a public figure is no walk in the park - the world focuses on every move that politicians make and highlights their every mistake. "Image collapse" can befall anyone whose carefully cultivated persona is pitted against intermediaries in the broadcast booths of cable news networks or behind the photo desks of newspapers, magazines, and today's host of digital platforms. As a world-traveling "advance man," an operative who orchestrates TV- and photo-ready moments involving important politic

Apr 29, 2016
One - sons and daughters by Mapplethorpe, Edward, photographer.

One - sons and daughters

"This publication celebrates the first birthday as a pivotal milestone in life's journey and the hope and promise of what is to come"--Foreword.

Apr 29, 2016
Old age - a beginner's guide by Kinsley, Michael E, author.

Old age - a beginner's guide

"A collection of essays on aging, Parkinson's disease, fame, and the legacy of the Baby Boomer generation"--

Apr 29, 2016
One World Trade Center - biography of the building by Dupré, Judith, 1956- author.

One World Trade Center - biography of the building

In more than 150 photographs, drawings, and plans--most never seen by the public--Judith Dupre´ shares the background on the rise of the building.One World Trade Center showcases the skyscraper's groundbreaking design and engineering, from the initial excavation to the final placement of the spire and captures the hope, resiliency, and pride of those who built it. The book has in-depth explorations of the innovations, including a 360 degree view from the One World Observatory. --Publisher

Apr 29, 2016
Real artists have day jobs - (and other awesome things they don't teach you in school) by Benincasa, Sara, author.

Real artists have day jobs - (and other awesome things they don't teach you in school)

While the practical aspects of new adulthood can be nerve-wracking--dating, job-hunting, money-managing -- the most important task of all is figuring out who you are and where you fit in the world. Author and comedian Sara Benincasa, now in her mid-thirties, had an absolutely harrowing early twenties and now, on the other side, she has a LOT of hard-earned wisdom and common sense to share.

Apr 29, 2016
Raspberry Pi 2 - owners' workshop manual by Girling, Gray, author.

Raspberry Pi 2 - owners' workshop manual

Apr 29, 2016
Jungle of stone - the true story of two men, their extraordinary journey, and the discovery of the lost civilization of the Maya by Carlsen, William, author.

Jungle of stone - the true story of two men, their extraordinary journey, and the discovery of the lost civilization of the Maya

Documents the true story of the nineteenth-century rediscovery of the Mayan civilization by American ambassador John Lloyd Stephens and British architect Frederick Catherwood, illuminating how their findings profoundly changed Western understandings about human history.

Apr 29, 2016
The joy of less - a minimalist guide to declutter, organize, and simplify by Jay, Francine, author.

The joy of less - a minimalist guide to declutter, organize, and simplify

Apr 29, 2016
Inner runner - running to a more successful, creative, and confident you by Karp, Jason, author.

Inner runner - running to a more successful, creative, and confident you

Apr 29, 2016
Hiking Tennessee - [a guide to the state's greatest hiking adventures] by Roark, Kelley, 1957-

Hiking Tennessee - [a guide to the state's greatest hiking adventures]

Apr 29, 2016
Stanley tiling - a homeowner's guide by Truini, Joseph, author.

Stanley tiling - a homeowner's guide

"With a little time and even less money, DIYers can update and transform their home by tiling kitchens, bathrooms, and other spaces. Stanley's Homeowners Guide to Tiling clearly explains the tiling process with hundreds of step-by-step photographs offering accurate, dependable, and easy-to-understand instruction. Everything you need to know to get started is included here: Tools and Techniques, Choosing Tile, Tiling Basics, Preparation and Layout, and even Maintenance and Repair. You'll add pizz

Apr 29, 2016
Stanley trim - a homeowner's guide by Cory, Steve, author.

Stanley trim - a homeowner's guide

"Aimed at homeowners with limited DIY experience, this book immediately zeroes in on the basics from explaining trim styles--including Colonial, Arts and Crafts, Victorian, and others--to in-depth chapters on trim materials and tools and techniques. [Projects include] baseboard and picture rail, door trim, window trim, crown molding, wall treatments, and more"--Amazon.com.

Apr 29, 2016
Tartine Book No. 3 - modern, ancient, classic, whole by Robertson, Chad, author.

Tartine Book No. 3 - modern, ancient, classic, whole

"The third in a series of classic, collectible cookbooks from Tartine Bakery & Cafe, one of the great bakeries, Tartine Book No. 3 is a revolutionary, and altogether timely, exploration of baking with whole grains. The narrative of Chad Robertson's search for ancient flavors in heirloom grains is interwoven with 85 recipes for whole-grain versions of Tartine favorites. Robertson shares his groundbreaking new methods of bread baking including new techniques for whole-grain loaves, as well as porr

Apr 29, 2016
Top 10 Hong Kong by Fitzpatrick, Liam, 1965- author.

Top 10 Hong Kong

Top 10 Hong Kong will lead you straight to the best attractions Hong Kong has to offer. Whether you're looking for the liveliest nightlife in Hong Kong, wish to view the amazing skyline, or discover the city's captivating museums and modernist architecture, this pocket-sized travel guide is packed with essential information for every corner of Hong Kong, whatever your budget. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists. The pull-out map and guide includes fold-out maps of city metro systems, useful phone num

Apr 29, 2016
Understanding exposure - how to shoot great photographs with any camera by Peterson, Bryan, 1952- author.

Understanding exposure - how to shoot great photographs with any camera

Veteran photographer Bryan Peterson demystifies complex concepts of exposure in photography by explaining the fundamentals of light, aperture, shutter speed, and how they interact with and influence one another. This book explains how to get or lose sharpness and contrast in images, freeze in action, and take the best meter readings while also exploring filters, flash, and light. This forth edition inclides all new images as well as an expanded section on flash, tips for using colored gels, and

Apr 29, 2016
Yellow River odyssey by Porter, Bill, 1943-

Yellow River odyssey

"Bill Porter follows the Yellow River, the world's sixth longest river, from its mouth to its source high in the Tibetan Plateau, a journey of more than three thousand miles through nine Chinese provinces. The trip takes the master translator into what was once the cradle of Chinese civilization and to the hometowns and graves of key historical figures such as Confucius, Mencius, Lao-tzu, and Chuang-tzu."--Back cover.

Apr 29, 2016
Neither snow nor rain - a history of the United States Postal Service by Leonard, Devin, author.

Neither snow nor rain - a history of the United States Postal Service

Founded by Benjamin Franklin, USPS was the information network that bound far-flung Americans together, fostered a common culture, and helped American business to prosper. A first class stamp remains one of the greatest bargains of all time, and yet, the USPS is slowly vanishing. Critics say it is slow and archaic. Mail volume is down. The workforce is shrinking. Post offices are closing.This is a multifaceted history, full of remarkable characters, from the stamp-collecting FDR, to the revoluti

Apr 29, 2016
Oneida - from free love Utopia to the well-set table-- an American story by Wayland-Smith, Ellen.

Oneida - from free love Utopia to the well-set table-- an American story

"Amidst the religious fervor of the Second Great Awakening, John Humphrey Noyes, a spirited but socially awkward young man, attracted a group of devoted followers with his fiery sermons about creating Jesus' millennial kingdom here on earth. Noyes and his followers built a large communal house in rural New York where they engaged in what Noyes called "complex marriage," an elaborate system of free love where sexual relations with multiple partners was encouraged. Noyes was eventually inspired to

Apr 29, 2016
Planning, plotting, and progress / A Guide to Building Your Novel by Teppo, Mark, author.

Planning, plotting, and progress / A Guide to Building Your Novel

Apr 29, 2016
The Romanovs - 1613-1918 by Sebag Montefiore, Simon, 1965- author.

The Romanovs - 1613-1918

Apr 29, 2016
Route 66 road trip by Taylor, Candacy A.

Route 66 road trip

Apr 29, 2016
The Secret Language of the Heart - How to Use Music, Sound, and Vibration as Tools for Healing and Personal Transformation by Goldstein, Barry/ Dispenza, Joe, Dr. (FRW)

The Secret Language of the Heart - How to Use Music, Sound, and Vibration as Tools for Healing and Personal Transformation

Apr 29, 2016
Soldier, sister, spy, scout - women soldiers and patriots on the Western frontier by Enss, Chris, 1961- author.

Soldier, sister, spy, scout - women soldiers and patriots on the Western frontier

Apr 29, 2016
Worry-free living - trading anxiety for peace by Meyer, Joyce, 1943- author.

Worry-free living - trading anxiety for peace

Apr 29, 2016
A wilder life - a season-by-season guide to getting in touch with nature by Maddy, Celestine, author.

A wilder life - a season-by-season guide to getting in touch with nature

Shares hundreds of ideas for interacting with nature, from navigating by the stars and building an outdoor shelter to making dry shampoo and cultivating butterflies.

Apr 29, 2016
Having a Martha home the Mary way - 31 days to a clean house and a satisfied soul by Mae, Sarah, 1980- author.

Having a Martha home the Mary way - 31 days to a clean house and a satisfied soul

"We all know the dream: a clean, beautiful home where everything has its perfect place, where guests can feel relaxed and restored, and where we feel a sense of rest. But we all know the reality: many days it just doesn't happen, especially if you're a mom with little ones! When the mess and chaos of everyday life hits, is it possible to create a life-giving home filled with serenity? Sarah Mae wants to let you in on a little secret about being a homemaker: it's not about having a clean house. S

Apr 28, 2016
Here comes Exterminator! - the longshot horse, the Great War, and the making of an American hero by McGraw, Eliza R. L., author.

Here comes Exterminator! - the longshot horse, the Great War, and the making of an American hero

Apr 28, 2016
Here's the plan - your practical, tactical guide to advancing your career through pregnancy and parenting by Downey, Allyson, author.

Here's the plan - your practical, tactical guide to advancing your career through pregnancy and parenting

Apr 28, 2016
The language animal - the full shape of the human linguistic capacity by Taylor, Charles, 1931- author.

The language animal - the full shape of the human linguistic capacity

"In this book, Charles Taylor explains linguistic holism to people who believe language needs to be thought of as bits of information. According to one influential view of language, one that originated with Hobbes, Locke, and Condillac, language serves to encode information and to communicate it. This theory has been rendered more sophisticated over the last two centuries, but it still gives a central place to the encoding of information. The thesis of Taylor's new book is that this view neglect

Apr 28, 2016
Knits from the heart of Norway - 30 sweaters, hats, socks, and mittens inspired by the Telemark region by Haugland, Irene, author.

Knits from the heart of Norway - 30 sweaters, hats, socks, and mittens inspired by the Telemark region

"Talented knitwear designer Irene Haugland blends her love for the natural beauty, people, and cultural heritage of Telemark with her contemporary sense for color and pattern in these 30 inspiring works of art. Perfect for the ski slopes, a chilly country afternoon, or a busy city sidewalk, these designs include sweaters, cardigans, socks, hats, and mittens for men, women, and children, with step-by-step instructions, gorgeous color photographs, and the occasional finishing touch of traditional

Apr 28, 2016
Lonely Planet Banff, Jasper and Glacier National Parks by Sainsbury, Brendan, author.

Lonely Planet Banff, Jasper and Glacier National Parks

From snowcapped mountains and pristine valleys to shimmering lakes and glittering glaciers, few places on earth can match Banff, Jasper and Glacier when it comes to sky-topping scenery. Oliver Berry, Lonely Planet Writer Our Promise You can trust our travel information because Lonely Planet authors visit the places we write about, each and every edition. We never accept freebies for positive coverage so you can rely on us to tell it like it is.

Apr 28, 2016
Living a life of awareness by Ruiz, Miguel, Jr, author.

Living a life of awareness

Apr 28, 2016
Lonely Planet Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks by

Lonely Planet Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks

Amid dramatic red rock, wild desert and bizarre hoodoo formations lie Zion and Bryce Canyon. Whether you want to zigzag up the Angels Landing trail, snap a photo under a towering arch at sunset or have a road-trip adventure, gear up with this top-selling guide to southern Utah's national parks.

Apr 28, 2016
Make room for what you love by Michaels, Melissa, 1967- author.

Make room for what you love

Apr 28, 2016
Mandarin phrasebook & dictionary by Garnaut, Anthony, author.

Mandarin phrasebook & dictionary

This phrasebook provides comprehensive mix of practical and social words and phrases. -- Chat with the locals and discover their culture. --Order the right meal with our menu decoder. --Never get stuck for words with our 3500-word two-way dictionary. --With shortcuts, key phrases & common Q & As. --Feel at ease, with essential tips on culture & manners. Coverage includes: Basic language tools such as pronunciation; phrases for getting out and about, being social, food, safe travel, sustainable t

Apr 28, 2016
The new monasticism - an interspiritual manifesto for contemplative living by McEntee, Rory.

The new monasticism - an interspiritual manifesto for contemplative living

Apr 28, 2016
The Mormon Jesus - a biography by Turner, John G., author.

The Mormon Jesus - a biography

"The nineteenth-century Mormon prophet Joseph Smith published a new scripture dominated by the figure of Jesus Christ, dictated revelations presented as the words of the Christian savior, spoke of encountering Jesus in visions, and told his followers that their messiah and king would soon return to the earth. From the author of the definitive life of Brigham Young comes a biography of the Mormon Jesus that revises and enriches our understanding of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Apr 28, 2016
The new prophets of capital by Aschoff, Nicole Marie, 1980- author.

The new prophets of capital

Mythmaking is as central to sustaining our present economy as profit-making. In the 1980s, Thatcher and Reagan's stories about welfare queens, greedy workers and the beauty of the free market cleared the way for an assault on organized labor that led to the boom times of the 1990s. With severe environmental degradation, breathtaking inequality, lousy job prospects and increasing alienation among youth today, capitalism would seem to have come up against its own contradictions. Yet in this moment

Apr 28, 2016
On Broadway - from Rent to Revolution by Hodges, Drew.

On Broadway - from Rent to Revolution

A visual and oral history of the last twenty years of theater, containing a comprehensive collection of behind-the-scenes photos, comcept art, and posters, as well as personal anecdotes.

Apr 28, 2016
The curious map book by Baynton-Williams, Ashley, author.

The curious map book

"With The Curious Map Book, Ashley Baynton-Williams gathers an amazing, chronologically ordered variety of cartographic gems mainly from the vast collection of the British Library. He has unearthed a wide array of the whimsical and fantastic, from maps of board games to political ones, maps of the Holy Land to maps of the human soul. In his illuminating introduction, Baynton-Williams also identifies and expounds upon key themes of map production, peculiar styles, and the commerce and collection

Apr 28, 2016
Gandhi and Churchill - the epic rivalry that destroyed an empire and forged our age. by Herman, Arthur.

Gandhi and Churchill - the epic rivalry that destroyed an empire and forged our age.

Apr 28, 2016
Getting to green - saving nature, a bipartisan solution by Rich, Frederic C., author.

Getting to green - saving nature, a bipartisan solution

Apr 28, 2016
Ghetto - the invention of a place, the history of an idea by Duneier, Mitchell, author.

Ghetto - the invention of a place, the history of an idea

On March 29, 1516, the city council of Venice issued a decree forcing Jews to live in "il geto"--a closed quarter named for the copper foundry that once occupied the area. The term stuck. In this sweeping and original account, Mitchell Duneier traces the idea of the ghetto from its beginnings in the sixteenth century and its revival by the Nazis to the present. He argues that we cannot comprehend the entanglements of race, poverty, and place in America today without recalling the ghettos of Euro

Apr 28, 2016
The highest glass ceiling - women's quest for the American presidency by Fitzpatrick, Ellen F. (Ellen Frances), author.

The highest glass ceiling - women's quest for the American presidency

"A woman will one day occupy the Oval Office because women themselves have made it inevitable, says best-selling historian Ellen Fitzpatrick. She tells the remarkable 150-year story of the candidates, voters, activists, and citizens who, despite overwhelming odds against women in politics, set their sights on the highest glass ceiling in the land."--Provided by publisher.

Apr 28, 2016
Hippie, Inc. by Klassen, Michael L., author.

Hippie, Inc.

Apr 28, 2016
Hiking the Gulf Coast - a guide to the area's greatest hiking adventures by Cuhaj, Joe.

Hiking the Gulf Coast - a guide to the area's greatest hiking adventures

Apr 28, 2016
Hit by a farm - how I learned to stop worrying and love the barn by Friend, Catherine.

Hit by a farm - how I learned to stop worrying and love the barn

Describes how an urban bookworm and children's book author, along with her partner, set out to fulfill a lifelong dream of owning a working farm in Minnesota, offering a heartwarming, frequently humorous take on their crash course in living off and living with the land.

Apr 28, 2016
How to like yourself - a teen's guide to quieting your inner critic and building lasting self-esteem by Bradshaw, Cheryl, author.

How to like yourself - a teen's guide to quieting your inner critic and building lasting self-esteem

"Don|t let your inner critic get in the way of being confident! How to Like Yourself offers a quirky, inspiring, and practical guide to help you overcome feelings of self-criticism, improve self-esteem, and be the true star in your life,"--Amazon.com.

Apr 28, 2016
I'd know that voice anywhere - my favorite NPR commentaries by Deford, Frank, author.

I'd know that voice anywhere - my favorite NPR commentaries

Apr 28, 2016
The humane economy - how innovators and enlightened consumers are transforming the lives of animals by Pacelle, Wayne, author.

The humane economy - how innovators and enlightened consumers are transforming the lives of animals

From the leader of the nation's most powerful animal-protection organization comes a frontline account of how conscience and creativity are driving a revolution in American business that is changing forever how we treat animals and create wealth. Wayne Pacelle of the Humane Society of the United States reveals how entrepreneurs, Fortune 500 CEOs, world-class scientists, philanthropists, and a new class of political leaders are driving the burgeoning, unstoppable growth of the "humane economy." E

Apr 28, 2016
Illiberal reformers - race, eugenics, and American economics in the Progressive era by Leonard, Thomas C., 1960- author.

Illiberal reformers - race, eugenics, and American economics in the Progressive era

In Illiberal Reformers, Thomas Leonard reexamines the economic progressives whose ideas and reform agenda underwrote the Progressive Era dismantling of laissez-faire and the creation of the regulatory welfare state, which, they believed, would humanize and rationalize industrial capitalism. But not for all. Academic social scientists such as Richard T. Ely, John R. Commons, and Edward A. Ross, together with their reform allies in social work, charity, journalism, and law, played a pivotal role i

Apr 28, 2016
Investing with purpose - capitalize on the time and money you have to create the tomorrow you desire by Aardsma, Mark, author.

Investing with purpose - capitalize on the time and money you have to create the tomorrow you desire

"In Investing with Purpose, you will learn how to: *Use all your resources to build your future, especially your precious, limited time. *Avoid the emotional pitfalls that lead smart investors to make bad decisions. *Face your fear and take reasonable risks to capitalize on your best opportunities. *Apply your unique investment advantages--the only reliable path to superior results. Investing with Purpose will inspire you to use what you have to create the future you want. Whether your goal is t

Apr 28, 2016
Jeni's splendid ice cream desserts by Bauer, Jeni Britton.

Jeni's splendid ice cream desserts

In Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream Desserts, ice creams deliciously melt into hot brown Bettys, berry cobblers, sweet empanadas, and corn fritters. Her one-of-a-kind cakes and cookies are not only served with ice cream, they get crumbled on top and incorporated into the ice cream base itself. Thirty brand-new flavors, including Cumin & Honey Butterscotch and Extra-Strength Root Beer Ice Cream, attest to the magic of this unique and alluring collection.

Apr 28, 2016
Jump start Sass by Giraudel, Hugo, author.

Jump start Sass

"Sass bridges the gap between what CSS can offer an what we as web developers need in our daily routine. Using Sass, you can write your stylesheets in a more concise, dynamic, and readable way, and cut down on many of the tedious repetitive tasks that come with writing vanilla CSS. Sass simplifies your stylesheets, adding some useful features missing from applications, reduces the monotony and overhead writing CSS, and will save you time." -

Apr 28, 2016
Katie Chin's everyday Chinese cookbook - 101 delicious recipes from my mother's kitchen by Chin, Katie.

Katie Chin's everyday Chinese cookbook - 101 delicious recipes from my mother's kitchen

Apr 28, 2016
From the war on poverty to the war on crime - the making of mass incarceration in America by Hinton, Elizabeth Kai, 1983- author.

From the war on poverty to the war on crime - the making of mass incarceration in America

"In the United States today, one in every 31 adults is under some form of penal control, including one in eleven African American men. How did the "land of the free" become the home of the world's largest prison system? Challenging the belief that America's prison problem originated with the Reagan administration's War on Drugs, Elizabeth Hinton traces the rise of mass incarceration to an ironic source: the social welfare programs of Lyndon Johnson's Great Society at the height of the civil righ

Apr 28, 2016
Bonjour kale - a memoir of Paris, love, and recipes by Beddard, Kristen, author.

Bonjour kale - a memoir of Paris, love, and recipes

Apr 28, 2016
Biocentrism - how life and consciousness are the keys to understanding the true nature of the universe by Lanza, R. P. (Robert Paul), 1956-

Biocentrism - how life and consciousness are the keys to understanding the true nature of the universe

Apr 28, 2016
From junk food to joy food - all the foods you love to eat...only better by Bauer, Joy, author.

From junk food to joy food - all the foods you love to eat...only better

Author and TODAY show nutrition expert Joy Bauer revamps your favorite indulgent recipes to allow you to enjoy both delicious food and good health, using simple tricks that cut calories, fat, sugar, and sodium

Apr 28, 2016
Great food fast - Bob Warden's ultimate pressure cooker recipes by Warden, Bob.

Great food fast - Bob Warden's ultimate pressure cooker recipes

Warden heads back into the kitchen to develop some of his very best pressure cooker recipes ever, including five of his signature recipes that he perfected to even greater heights. Move over slow-cookers, it's time for great food fast!

Apr 28, 2016
Citizen Kane - a filmmaker's journey by Lebo, Harlan.

Citizen Kane - a filmmaker's journey

"With the approach of the 75th anniversary of Citizen Kane in May 2016, Harlan Lebo has written the full story of Orson Welles' masterpiece film. The book will explore: --Welles' meteoric rise to stardom in New York and the real reason behind his arrival in Hollywood --Welles' unprecedented contract with RKO Studios for total creative control and the deeper issues that impeded his work instead --The dispute over who wrote the script --The mystery of the "lost" final script, which the author has

Apr 28, 2016
China's Future by Shambaugh, David L., author.

China's Future

Apr 28, 2016
Chickpea flour does it all - Sweet, Savory, and Seasonal Gluten-Free Recipes by Love, Lindsey S., author.

Chickpea flour does it all - Sweet, Savory, and Seasonal Gluten-Free Recipes

Apr 28, 2016
Cheats and deceits - how animals and plants exploit and mislead by Stevens, Martin, 1982- author.

Cheats and deceits - how animals and plants exploit and mislead

Apr 28, 2016
A burglar's guide to the city by Manaugh, Geoff, author.

A burglar's guide to the city

Encompassing nearly 2,000 years of heists and tunnel jobs, break-ins and escapes, A Burglar's Guide to the City offers an unexpected blueprint to the criminal possibilities in the world all around us. You'll never see the city the same way again. At the core of A Burglar's Guide to the City is an unexpected and thrilling insight: how any building transforms when seen through the eyes of someone hoping to break into it. Studying architecture the way a burglar would, Geoff Manaugh takes readers th

Apr 28, 2016
Algorithms to live by - the computer science of human decisions by Christian, Brian, 1984- author.

Algorithms to live by - the computer science of human decisions

A fascinating exploration of how insights from computer algorithms can be applied to our everyday lives, helping to solve common decision-making problems and illuminate the workings of the human mind. All our lives are constrained by limited space and time, limits that give rise to a particular set of problems. What should we do, or leave undone, in a day or a lifetime? How much messiness should we accept? What balance of new activities and familiar favorites is the most fulfilling? These may se

Apr 28, 2016
Abounding in kindness - writings for the people of God by Johnson, Elizabeth A., 1941-

Abounding in kindness - writings for the people of God

Apr 28, 2016
Be here now, remember. by

Be here now, remember.

Ram Dass's 1971 bestseller presented the wisdom traditions of Asia in an accessible, illustrated format, introducing Eastern religion to an entire generation of young Americans.

Apr 28, 2016
Grand illusions - American art and the First World War by Lubin, David M., author.

Grand illusions - American art and the First World War

Apr 28, 2016
100 best Jewish recipes - traditional and contemporary kosher cuisine from around the world by Rose, Evelyn, author.

100 best Jewish recipes - traditional and contemporary kosher cuisine from around the world

Modern classics from everyday meals to special occasions. 100 Best Jewish Recipes is comprised of the highlights from Evelyn Rose's culinary life, which spanned several decades and earned her the recognition as one of the worlds foremost Jewish food writers. Packed with mouthwatering ideas for both family meals and those special occasions when you want to impress without spending hours in the kitchen, this book contains 100 fail-safe recipes for which the author is justly celebrated. Ideal for n

Apr 28, 2016
Foolproof preserving - a guide to small batch jams, jellies, pickles, condiments, and more by

Foolproof preserving - a guide to small batch jams, jellies, pickles, condiments, and more

Apr 28, 2016
Fodor's Hong Kong - with a side trip to Macau by Lanyon, Charley, author.

Fodor's Hong Kong - with a side trip to Macau

"Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of Hong Kong, including the city's favorite shopping spots and tailors, most evocative temples, and tastiest dim sum destinations. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or you fifth,"--back cover.

Apr 28, 2016
Fodor's 25 best. Hong Kong by Sheehan, Joseph Levy, author.

Fodor's 25 best. Hong Kong

Apr 28, 2016
The fires of spring - a post-Arab Spring journey through the turbulent new Middle East by Culbertson, Shelly, author.

The fires of spring - a post-Arab Spring journey through the turbulent new Middle East

"The 'Arab Spring' all started when a young Tunisian fruit-seller set himself on fire in protest of a government official confiscating his apples without cause and slapping his face. The aftermath of that one personal protest grew to become the Middle East movement known as the Arab Spring -- a wave of disparate events that included revolutions, protests, government overthrows, hopeful reform movements, and bloody civil wars. This book will be the first to bring the post Arab Spring world to lig

Apr 28, 2016
The everything Low-FODMAP diet cookbook by Francioli, Colleen, author.

The everything Low-FODMAP diet cookbook

"Delicious recipes and meal plans to ease symptoms and improve digestion If you are suffering from symptoms of IBS, you know that digestive troubles and pain can disrupt your day-to-day life. Fortunately, scientists have discovered that FODMAPs, a collection of short-chain carbohydrates that are difficult to digest, are often the source of these digestive issues. FODMAPs are found in many common foods, like wheat, milk, beans, and some vegetables, fruits, and sweeteners. The Everything Low-FODMA

Apr 28, 2016
Enter Helen - the invention of Helen Gurley Brown and the rise of the modern single woman by Hauser, Brooke, author.

Enter Helen - the invention of Helen Gurley Brown and the rise of the modern single woman

"By veteran magazine journalist and author Brooke Hause, Enter Helen is an intimate, in-depth portrait of the inimitable, iconic, and highly controversial champion of Sex and the Single Girl: Helen Gurley Brown"--

Apr 28, 2016
The Electric Pencil - drawings from inside State Hospital No. 3 by Deeds, Edward, 1908-1987, artist.

The Electric Pencil - drawings from inside State Hospital No. 3

"This is the story of Edward Deeds, a man who spent his entire adult life in mental institutions. Deeds's subtle and wonderfully imaginative drawings are populated with a remarkable cast of characters. His subjects include striking portraits, landscapes and architecture, fanciful boats, trains, and cars, birds and animals--a meticulous rendering of Deeds's inner world and his poignant tribute to a faded, genteel past. Rescued from a trash heap by a 14 year old boy in 1970, and discovered thirty

Apr 28, 2016
Cuba by Cameron, Sarah, 1954- author.

Cuba

From its ramshackle mansions and retro motors to stunning white beaches and fine cigars, Cuba's unique culture is one of extremes. Footprint's Cuba Handbook will guide you from the faded colonial splendour of Old Havana to pristine diving reefs and vibrant, eclectic towns.

Apr 28, 2016
Continental divide - a history of American mountaineering by Isserman, Maurice, author.

Continental divide - a history of American mountaineering

In Continental Divide, Maurice Isserman tells the history of American mountaineering through four centuries of landmark climbs and first ascents. Mountains were originally seen as obstacles to civilization; over time they came to be viewed as places of redemption and renewal. The White Mountains stirred the transcendentalists; the Rockies and Sierras pulled explorers westward toward Manifest Destiny; Yosemite inspired the early environmental conservationists. Isserman traces the evolving social,

Apr 28, 2016
Class war - the privatization of childhood by Erickson, Megan (Erickson Kilpatrick)

Class war - the privatization of childhood

"What is at stake when some American children go to school hungry and others go to school in $1,000 Bugaboo strollers? Class War argues that under free market capitalism, life paths prescribed by class but framed as parental choices--public or private? Gifted & Talented, general or special education?--segregate American children from birth through adolescence, and into adulthood, as never before. In an age of austerity, an elite class of corporate education reformers has found new ways to transf

Apr 28, 2016
Eat drink paleo cookbook - over 110 paleo-inspired recipes for everyone by Macri, Irena, author.

Eat drink paleo cookbook - over 110 paleo-inspired recipes for everyone

"The popular paleo diet involves eating more leafy greens, fruits, meats, and fish, while eschewing processed foods and dairy. Sounds healthy, right? And strict! Popular blogger Irena Macri follows the diet 80 percent of the time, allowing room for the occasional dessert or drink. The result? She looks and feels great, but not deprived. More than 100 recipes, beautiful photographs of colorful creative dishes, and can-do messages from Irena make Eat, Drink, Paleo Cookbook a book that appeals to c

Apr 28, 2016
Dream on it - unlock your dreams, change your life by Loewenberg, Lauri Quinn.

Dream on it - unlock your dreams, change your life

"There is a reason why we dream at night. It's NOT random nonsense. When we're dreaming, we are thinking on a much deeper, more focused and insightful level than when we're awake. When we're dreaming we're actually problem solving ... it's just in a different language. Our minds are speaking to us in codes: warning, helping, identifying our constantly evolving situations in life. Internationally renowned dream analyst Lauri Loewenberg gives readers the tools to interpret this language, and to he

Apr 28, 2016
Down for the count - dirty elections and the rotten history of democracy in America by Gumbel, Andrew, author.

Down for the count - dirty elections and the rotten history of democracy in America

"Down for the Count explores in an accessible, engaging style the tawdry continuing history of votes bought, stolen, suppressed, lost, miscounted, thrown into rivers, and litigated up to the Supreme Court in the world's most powerful democracy. First published to great acclaim and controversy in 2005 as Steal this Vote, this thoroughly revised edition lifts the lid off the largely undiscussed corruption at the core of our democracy-elections so poorly regulated and administered they fall short o

Apr 28, 2016
Dips & spreads - 45 gorgeous & good-for-you recipes by Yanagihara, Dawn.

Dips & spreads - 45 gorgeous & good-for-you recipes

Everyone loves a good dip, but these dips love you back. There's no mayo- and sour cream-laden guilt here! These festive, healthy options are a snap to whip up, travel well, and are sure to be the talk of the party. With inspiration from the Middle East, the Mediterranean, Asia, and the Americas, these 45 go-to recipes featuring root veggies, legumes, pulses, and nuts are guaranteed palate and waistline pleasers.

Apr 28, 2016
Brimstone - the art and act of holy nonjudgment by Halter, Hugh, 1966-

Brimstone - the art and act of holy nonjudgment

Apr 28, 2016
Best hikes near Philadelphia by Young, John L. (Writer on outdoor life and travel)

Best hikes near Philadelphia

Apr 28, 2016
Packed for the wrong trip - a new look inside Abu Ghraib and the citizen-soldiers who redeemed America's honor by Griffith, W. Zach, author.

Packed for the wrong trip - a new look inside Abu Ghraib and the citizen-soldiers who redeemed America's honor

Apr 28, 2016
Photography exposure - basics photography by Prakel, David, author.

Photography exposure - basics photography

Apr 28, 2016
Photoshop elements 14 - tips, tricks & shortcuts by Vandome, Nick, author.

Photoshop elements 14 - tips, tricks & shortcuts

Adobe's best-selling Photoshop Elements for editing images is updated with even more features to enhance pictures. And 'Photoshop Elements 14 in Easy Steps' reveals all the key features on offer for you to perfect your photos.

Apr 28, 2016
Play dead by Harris, Francine J., author.

Play dead

""This book talks smack. This book chews with its open mouth full of the juiciest words, the most indigestible images. This book undoes me. Francine J. Harris brilliantly ransacks the poet's toolkit, assembling art from buckets of disaster and shreds of hope. Nothing she lays her mind's eye on escapes. You, too, will be captured by her work."--Evie Shockley -- Lyrically raw and dangerously unapologetic, play dead challenges us to look at our cultivated selves as products of circumstance and atte

Apr 28, 2016
The plant lover's guide to hardy geraniums by Parer, Robin, author.

The plant lover's guide to hardy geraniums

Hardy geraniums are a mainstay of the garden, treasured as much for their handsome foliage and easy-going nature as for their charming flowers, which range fro pure white to pink, rose, magenta, lilac, violet, and blue. Whether you're looking for a groundcover, a shade-lover, a rock-garden specimen, or a border beauty, you'll find it here, along with expert advice on cultivation , design, and propagation. Robin Parer is the owner of Geraniaceae, a mail-order nursery specializing in members of

Apr 28, 2016
Power without constraint - the post-9/11 presidency and national security by Edelson, Chris, author.

Power without constraint - the post-9/11 presidency and national security

Apr 28, 2016
Primary politics - everything you need to know about how America nominates its presidential candidates by Kamarck, Elaine Ciulla, author.

Primary politics - everything you need to know about how America nominates its presidential candidates

Apr 28, 2016
The quick and easy college cookbook. by

The quick and easy college cookbook.

Apr 28, 2016
Project Mercury by Reichl, Eugen.

Project Mercury

"Project Mercury was America's entry into the manned spaceflight program. When the program began in 1958, the Soviet Union was far ahead of the United States in the race for supremacy in space. With immense effort, and in record time, NASA, the newly created spaceflight organization, developed a space transport system with orbital capsule and booster rockets. They used it to send Alan Shepard on a first suborbital 'jump' into space in May 1961, and in February 1962 to make John Glenn the firs

Apr 28, 2016
Religion, art, and money - Episcopalians and American culture from the Civil War to the Great Depression by Williams, Peter W.

Religion, art, and money - Episcopalians and American culture from the Civil War to the Great Depression

Apr 28, 2016
Raising the perfectly imperfect child - facing challenges with strength, courage, and hope by Vujicic, Boris, author.

Raising the perfectly imperfect child - facing challenges with strength, courage, and hope

Apr 28, 2016
Remarkable trees of the world by Pakenham, Thomas, 1933-

Remarkable trees of the world

A landmark volume celebrating the most remarkable trees on our planet. The Spirit of nineteenth-century exploration lives in British historian Thomas Pakenham, who has spent the last decade investigating the lives of the world's most dramatic trees, many of which are in danger of destruction. After the worldwide success of his previous work, Meetings with Remarkable Trees -- a stunning collection of 60 individual trees (and groups of trees) in Britain and Ireland chosen for their unusually stron

Apr 28, 2016
Selected poems by Waldrop, Keith, author.

Selected poems

Apr 28, 2016
Revolutionary dissent - how the founding generation created the freedom of speech by Solomon, Stephen D., author.

Revolutionary dissent - how the founding generation created the freedom of speech

"When members of the founding generation protested against British authority, debated separation, and then ratified the Constitution, they formed the American political character we know today-raucous, intemperate, and often mean-spirited. Revolutionary Dissent brings alive a world of colorful and stormy protests that included effigies, pamphlets, songs, sermons, cartoons, letters and liberty trees. Solomon explores through a series of chronological narratives how Americans of the Revolutionary

Apr 28, 2016
Sharks get cancer, mole rats don't - how animals could hold the key to unlocking cancer immunity in humans by Welsh, James S., 1960- author.

Sharks get cancer, mole rats don't - how animals could hold the key to unlocking cancer immunity in humans

"A radiation oncologist looks to the animal kingdom for clues to the use of immunotherapy for promising new treatments of cancer in humans"--

Apr 28, 2016
Strike for America - Chicago teachers against austerity by Uetricht, Micah.

Strike for America - Chicago teachers against austerity

The 2012 Chicago Teachers Union strike was the most important domestic labor struggle so far this century--and perhaps for the last forty years--and the strongest challenge to the conservative agenda for restructuring education, which advocates for more charter schools and tying teacher salaries to standardized testing, among other changes. In 2012, Chicago teachers built a grassroots movement through education and engagement of an entire union. -- Provided by publisher.

Apr 28, 2016
The world's emergency room - the growing threat to doctors, nurses, and humanitarian workers by VanRooyen, Michael J., author.

The world's emergency room - the growing threat to doctors, nurses, and humanitarian workers

Twenty years ago, the most common cause of death for medical humanitarians and other aid workers was traffic accidents; today, it is violent attacks. And the death of each doctor, nurse, paramedic, midwife, and vaccinator is multiplied untold times in the vulnerable populations deprived of their care. In a 2005 report, the ICRC found that for every soldier killed in the war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, more than 60 civilians died due to loss of immunizations and other basic health se

Apr 28, 2016
Silent sparks - the wondrous world of fireflies by Lewis, Sara Margery, 1953- author.

Silent sparks - the wondrous world of fireflies

Apr 28, 2016
The Silk Road - taking the bus to Pakistan by Porter, Bill, 1943- author.

The Silk Road - taking the bus to Pakistan

"To travel upon the Silk Road is to travel through history. Millennia older than California's Camino Real, and perhaps even a few years senior to the roads of the Roman Empire, the Silk Road is a network of routes stretching from delta towns of China all the way to the Mediterranean Sea -- a cultural highway considered to be essential to the development of some of the world's oldest civilizations. It was upon this road that that Chinese silk traveled and was exchanged for incense, precious stone

Apr 28, 2016
Sleeping your way to the top - how to get the sleep you need to succeed by Cralle, Terry, author.

Sleeping your way to the top - how to get the sleep you need to succeed

Apr 28, 2016
Smart is the new rich - money guide for millennials by Romans, Christine, 1971-

Smart is the new rich - money guide for millennials

"Time is on your side--smart money management for Millennials Smart is the New Rich: Money Guide for Millennials is aninteractive, step-by-step guide to all things money. From credit, student debt, savings, investing, taxes, and mortgages, CNN's chiefbusiness correspondent Christine Romans shows this newest generation of earners how to build wealth. You'll learn the old-fashioned approach that leads to a healthier financial lifestyle, and open the door on a straightforward conversation about ear

Apr 28, 2016
Sorting the beef from the bull - the science of food fraud forensics by Evershed, Richard, author.

Sorting the beef from the bull - the science of food fraud forensics

Apr 28, 2016
Snatched - from drug queen to informer to hostage - a harrowing true story by Porter, Bruce, author.

Snatched - from drug queen to informer to hostage - a harrowing true story

"Raised an aristocrat in Colombia and educated in European schools, Pilar transfixes everyone with her charm and her guile. She also falls for dangerous men and finds herself drawn into the highest levels of the cocaine trade. After two failed marriages and a harrowing escape from the drug life, she settles down to a quiet existence in Florida with her children-- until her second husband tries to cut short his prison term by giving her name over to members of a new task force being formed by the

Apr 28, 2016
The spoons in the grass are there to dig a moat - poems by Martens, Amelia.

The spoons in the grass are there to dig a moat - poems

Apr 28, 2016
The star and the stripes - a history of the foreign policies of American Jews by Barnett, Michael N., 1960- author.

The star and the stripes - a history of the foreign policies of American Jews

Apr 28, 2016
The statesman and the storyteller - John Hay, Mark Twain, and the rise of American imperialism by Zwonitzer, Mark, author.

The statesman and the storyteller - John Hay, Mark Twain, and the rise of American imperialism

Apr 28, 2016
Strength training for women by Shepherd, John, 1961- author.

Strength training for women

Afraid of training with weights? Worried of putting on muscles? Think again. Strength training is for women. This book is the ultimate guide to toning up, burning fat and getting the body you want. It shows you why women should train with weights and why you should not be afraid of them. Dispelling the myth that weight training makes a woman 'bulky and unfeminine', the book shows that weights and resistance training methods could be the single most important element in your fitness regime. Packe

Apr 28, 2016
Think big - overcoming obstacles with optimism by Arnold, Jennifer, 1974- author.

Think big - overcoming obstacles with optimism

"Bestselling authors and stars of TLC's The Little Couple return with an inspirational book that encourages readers to reach for their dreams, no matter what obstacles they may face. Jennifer Arnold and Bill Klein have faced some big challenges in their lives. On the way to becoming a preeminent neonatologist and a successful entrepreneur--as well as parents and television stars--these two have faced prejudice, medical scares, and the uncertainty of life with special needs children. And even tho

Apr 28, 2016
Tried by fire - the story of Christianity's first thousand years by Bennett, William J. (William John), 1943-

Tried by fire - the story of Christianity's first thousand years

Apr 28, 2016
The touch remedy - hands-on solutions to de-stress your life by Kluck-Ebbin, Michelle.

The touch remedy - hands-on solutions to de-stress your life

A fresh, contemporary approach to natural health, which draws on a unique combination of ancient wisdom and cutting edge research,The Touch Remedy is a collection of proven touch therapy solutions to calm and heal every member of the family, from babies to grandparents to pets. Demystifying time-tested touch therapy techniques such as Acupressure, Reflexology, Cranial Sacral Therapy, among others, Ebbin shares her invaluable insight and provides clear, step-by-step remedies, accompanied by beaut

Apr 28, 2016
Trapped! - the story of Floyd Collins by Murray, Robert K.

Trapped! - the story of Floyd Collins

Apr 28, 2016
Trespassing across America - one man's epic, never-done-before (and sort of illegal) hike across the heartland by Ilgunas, Ken, author.

Trespassing across America - one man's epic, never-done-before (and sort of illegal) hike across the heartland

"Told with sincerity, humor, and wit, Trespassing Across America is both a fascinating account of one man's remarkable journey along the Keystone XL pipeline and a meditation on climate change, the beauty of the natural world, and the extremes to which we can push ourselves--both physically and mentally"--

Apr 28, 2016
Trouble the water - poems by Austin, Derrick, 1989- author.

Trouble the water - poems

"Rich in religious and artistic imagery, Trouble the Water is an intriguing exploration of race, sexuality, and identity, particularly where self-hood is in constant flux. These intimate, sensual poems interweave pop culture and history--moving from the Bible through several artistic eras--to interrogate what it means to be, as Austin says, fully human as a "queer, black body" in 21st century America"--

Apr 28, 2016
The war before independence, 1775-1776 by Beck, Derek W., author.

The war before independence, 1775-1776

Apr 28, 2016
Unequal gains - American growth and inequality since 1700 by Lindert, Peter H., author.

Unequal gains - American growth and inequality since 1700

Apr 28, 2016
The universe in your hand - a journey through space, time, and beyond by Galfard, Christophe, author.

The universe in your hand - a journey through space, time, and beyond

"Christophe Galfard's mission in life is to spread modern scientific ideas to the general public in entertaining ways. Using his considerable skills as a brilliant theoretical physicist and successful young adult author, The Universe in Your Hand employs the immediacy of simple, direct language to show us, not explain to us, the theories that underpin everything we know about our universe. To understand what happens to a dying star, we are asked to picture ourselves floating in space in front of

Apr 28, 2016
The unquiet frontier - rising rivals, vulnerable allies, and the crisis of American power by Grygiel, Jakub J., 1972- author.

The unquiet frontier - rising rivals, vulnerable allies, and the crisis of American power

Apr 28, 2016
The vanishing American corporation - navigating the hazards of a new economy by Davis, Gerald F. (Gerald Fredrick), 1961- author.

The vanishing American corporation - navigating the hazards of a new economy

Apr 28, 2016
Veterans voices - remarkable stories of heroism, sacrifice, and honor by Miller, Robert H., 1954-

Veterans voices - remarkable stories of heroism, sacrifice, and honor

Apr 28, 2016
The vegetable butcher - how to select, prep, slice, dice, and masterfully cook vegetables from artichokes to zucchini by Mangini, Cara, author.

The vegetable butcher - how to select, prep, slice, dice, and masterfully cook vegetables from artichokes to zucchini

"Marrying the art of butchery with the joy of gorgeous seasonal produce, The Vegetable Butcher is the fresh, inspiring and essential guide that demystifies the world of vegetables, from exotic crosnes and gnarly celeriac to the amazingly versatile everyday potato. It's the book that show exactly how to prepare an artichoke-plus peel a tomato, chiffonade kale, slice kohlrabi into carpaccio, break down a butternut squash, and cut a cauliflower into steaks. This is a complete vegetable education, f

Apr 28, 2016
The wholehearted church planter - leadership from the inside out by Karr, Allan, 1963-

The wholehearted church planter - leadership from the inside out

Apr 28, 2016
Women in tech - take your career to the next level with practical advice and inspiring stories by Van Vlack, Tarah Wheeler, author.

Women in tech - take your career to the next level with practical advice and inspiring stories

Apr 28, 2016
31 days of living well and spending zero - freeze your spending. change your life. by Soukup, Ruth, 1978- author.

31 days of living well and spending zero - freeze your spending. change your life.

Apr 27, 2016
College hacks - (kä-lij, haks) noun. by Bradford, Keith, 1989- author.

College hacks - (kä-lij, haks) noun.

"Hacks every college student needs to know! Want to ace your next exam? Claim victory as a beer pong champ? Remove that gross stain from your shirt before your interview? College Hacks gives you the tricks and tips you need to get ahead in life without breaking a sweat. Filled with hundreds of ways to simplify nearly every college situation, this guide tells you just what to do when your professor assigns you a twenty-page paper or you run out of clean dishes in your dorm room (chip bag bowl, an

Apr 26, 2016
50 for your future - lessons from down the road by Smiley, Tavis, 1964- author.

50 for your future - lessons from down the road

"Stepping into your authentic life can be difficult. There are pitfalls of ego, of convenience, of modern society's pressure to put yourself out there before you've even figured out what you really want. It's easy to lose yourself along the way, conforming to those around you, obsessing over trivialities, letting fear drive your actions. Fortunately, though, you're not the first one to walk this path...On these gorgeously illustrated pages, you'll find the hard-won wisdom of media mogul and soci

Apr 26, 2016
The bloat cure - 101 natural solutions for real and lasting relief by Chutkan, Robynne, author.

The bloat cure - 101 natural solutions for real and lasting relief

"The must-have A to Z manual to banish your bloat for good, from the author of Gutbliss and The Microbiome Solution. If you're bloated and looking for relief, you've come to the right place. In her medical practice The Digestive Center for Women, Dr. Robynne Chutkan has helped thousands of women get back into their skinny jeans, and she can do the same for you. Understanding what's behind your suffering is the key to deflating for good. The Bloat Cure helps you identify the root cause of your bl

Apr 26, 2016
The coyote's bicycle - the untold story of seven thousand bicycles and the rise of a borderland empire by Taylor, Kimball, author.

The coyote's bicycle - the untold story of seven thousand bicycles and the rise of a borderland empire

Touching on immigration, globalization, and the history of the US-Mexico border, a story of seven thousand bikes that made an incredible journey traces the rise of one of Tijuanas most innovative human smugglers, also known as a coyote.

Apr 26, 2016
Chasing the last laugh - Mark Twain's raucous and redemptive round-the-world comedy tour by Zacks, Richard, author.

Chasing the last laugh - Mark Twain's raucous and redemptive round-the-world comedy tour

"From Richard Zacks, bestselling author of The Pirate Hunter and Island of Vice, a rich and lively account of Mark Twain's late-life adventures abroad In 1895, at age sixty, Mark Twain was dead broke and miserable--his recent novels had been critical and commercial failures, and he was bankrupted by his inexplicable decision to run a publishing company. His wife made him promise to pay every debt back in full, so Twain embarked on an around-the-world comedy lecture tour that would take him from

Apr 26, 2016
The end of heart disease - the Eat to Live Plan to prevent and reverse heart disease by Fuhrman, Joel, author.

The end of heart disease - the Eat to Live Plan to prevent and reverse heart disease

"The New York Times bestselling author of Eat to Live, Super Immunity, The End of Diabetes, and The End of Dieting presents a scientifically proven, practical program to prevent and reverse heart disease, the leading cause of death in America--coincidingwith the author's new medical study revealing headline-making findings.Dr. Joel Fuhrman, one of the country's leading experts on preventative medicine, offers his science-backed nutritional plan that addresses the leading cause of death in Americ

Apr 26, 2016
The Shetland bus - a WWII epic of escape, survival, and adventure by Howarth, David Armine, 1912-1991.

The Shetland bus - a WWII epic of escape, survival, and adventure

Apr 26, 2016
Rich is not a four-letter word - how to survive Obamacare, trump Wall Street, kick-start your retirement, and achieve financial success by Willis, Gerri, author.

Rich is not a four-letter word - how to survive Obamacare, trump Wall Street, kick-start your retirement, and achieve financial success

Veteran financial journalist and pundit Gerri Willis takes on the progressive mind-set championed by liberals that gives government bureaucrats the right to decide what's best for us, resulting in bigger government programs, more bureaucracy, and more wasted taxpayer money. She dissects Obamacare and Democratic tax initiatives to show how they have hamstrung the average American. Then she shows us how to overcome these left-wing financial hurdles and grow our nest eggs, despite the political pic

Apr 26, 2016
The rarest bird in the world - the search for the Nechisar nightjar by Head, Vernon R. L., 1967- author.

The rarest bird in the world - the search for the Nechisar nightjar

"In 1990, a group of Cambridge scientists arrived at the Plains of Nechisar in Ethiopia. On that expedition, they collected more than two dozen specimens and saw more than three hundred species of birds plus a plethora of rare butterflies, dragonflies, reptiles, mammals, and plants. As they were gathering up their findings, a wing of an unidentified bird was packed into a brown paper bag. It was to become the most famous wing in the world. This wing would set the world of science aflutter. Exper

Apr 26, 2016
Pushout - the criminalization of Black girls in schools by Morris, Monique W., 1972- author.

Pushout - the criminalization of Black girls in schools

"Fifteen-year-old Diamond stopped going to school the day she was expelled for lashing out at peers who constantly harassed and teased her for something everyone on the staff had missed: she was being trafficked for sex. After months on the run, she was arrested and sent to a detention center for violating a court order to attend school. Black girls represent 16 percent of female students but almost half of all girls with a school-related arrest. The first trade book to tell these untold stories

Apr 26, 2016
Platform revolution - how networked markets are transforming the economy and how to make them work for you by Parker, Geoffrey (Geoffrey G.), author.

Platform revolution - how networked markets are transforming the economy and how to make them work for you

An inside look at the transformative potential of the platform business model shares comprehensive explanations of how platforms use technology to match producers and consumers while unlocking hidden resources and creating new forms of value.

Apr 26, 2016
Peter Arno - the mad, mad world of the New Yorker's greatest cartoonist by Maslin, Michael, author.

Peter Arno - the mad, mad world of the New Yorker's greatest cartoonist

In the summer of 1925, The New Yorker was struggling to survive its first year in print. They took a chance on a young, indecorous cartoonist who was about to give up his career as an artist. His name was Peter Arno, and his witty social commentary, blush-inducing content, and compositional mastery brought a cosmopolitan edge to the magazine's pages-- a vitality that would soon cement The New Yorker as one of the world's most celebrated publications.

Apr 26, 2016
Peak - secrets from the new science of expertise by Ericsson, K. Anders (Karl Anders), 1947- author.

Peak - secrets from the new science of expertise

Draws on the examples of chess champions, violin virtuosos, star athletes, and memory mavens to outline a powerful approach to learning that enables proficiency through strategic goal setting, self-motivation, and feedback exercises.

Apr 26, 2016
Only in Naples - lessons in food and famiglia from my Italian mother-in-law by Wilson, Katherine, 1974-

Only in Naples - lessons in food and famiglia from my Italian mother-in-law

Apr 26, 2016
Trouble in the tribe - the American Jewish conflict over Israel by Waxman, Dov, author.

Trouble in the tribe - the American Jewish conflict over Israel

"Trouble in the Tribe explores the increasingly contentious place of Israel in the American Jewish community. In a fundamental shift, growing numbers of American Jews have become less willing to unquestioningly support Israel and more willing to publicly criticize its government. More than ever before, American Jews are arguing about Israeli policies, and many, especially younger ones, are becoming uncomfortable with Israel's treatment of Palestinians. Dov Waxman argues that Israel is fast becom

Apr 26, 2016
No fears, no excuses - what you need to do to have a great career by Smith, Larry, 1945- author.

No fears, no excuses - what you need to do to have a great career

"A provocative new approach to discovering your true calling in life and achieving not just a good career, but a great one,"--Amazon.com.

Apr 26, 2016
Infamy - how one woman brought an international sex trafficking ring to justice by Cacho, Lydia, 1963- author.

Infamy - how one woman brought an international sex trafficking ring to justice

Apr 26, 2016
Harvey Penick - the life and wisdom of the man who wrote the book on golf by Robbins, Kevin.

Harvey Penick - the life and wisdom of the man who wrote the book on golf

Apr 26, 2016
The happiness equation - want nothing + do anything = have everything by Pasricha, Neil.

The happiness equation - want nothing + do anything = have everything

"What's the formula for a happy life? In THE HAPPINESS EQUATION, Neil illustrates how to want nothing, do anything, and have everything"--

Apr 26, 2016
The great departure - mass migration from Eastern Europe and the making of the free world by Zahra, Tara, author.

The great departure - mass migration from Eastern Europe and the making of the free world

Apr 26, 2016
We the people - the modern-day figures who have reshaped and affirmed the Founding Fathers' vision of America by Williams, Juan, author.

We the people - the modern-day figures who have reshaped and affirmed the Founding Fathers' vision of America

"In We the People, renown journalist, Fox political analyst, and bestselling author Juan Williams examines the lives of the men and women in the 20th century who have extended the Founding Fathers' original vision of the country and reshaped what America is"--

Apr 26, 2016
The Wander Society by Smith, Keri, author.

The Wander Society

Several years ago when Keri Smith, bestselling author of Wreck This Journal, discovered cryptic handwritten notations in a worn copy of Walt Whitman{19}s Leaves of Grass, her interest was piqued. Little did she know at the time that those simple markings would become the basis of a years-long, life-changing exploration into a mysterious group known only as The Wander Society, as well as the subject of this book. Within these pages, you'll find the results of Smith's research: A guide to the Wand

Apr 26, 2016