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Your kid's a brat and it's all your fault by Glickman, Elaine Rose, author.

Your kid's a brat and it's all your fault

"In this wise and informative parenting guide, Elaine Rose Glickman shows readers how loving your kid enough to be the boss will result in happier, healthier, and much easier-to-be-around children! You've seen them--kids running wild through restaurants while the parents avert their gaze and order another cappuccino. You've heard them--kids telling their parents to "shut up" and "get me that." You've met them--kids who dress inappropriately and roll their eyes and never say thank you. Maybe

May 30, 2016
Your idea starts here - 77 mind-expanding ways to unleash your creativity by Eckert, Carolyn, 1964- author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
You were always mom's favorite! - sisters in conversation throughout their lives by Tannen, Deborah.

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

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

May 30, 2016
You don't have to be a shark - creating your own success by Herjavec, Robert, 1962- author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
You are a complete disappointment - a triumphant memoir of failed expectations by Edison, Mike, 1964- author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Wouldn't it be nice- my own story by Wilson, Brian

Wouldn't it be nice- my own story

May 30, 2016
Words for Pictures - the Art and Business of Writing Comics and Graphic Novels by Bendis, Brian Michael.

Words for Pictures - the Art and Business of Writing Comics and Graphic Novels

Step-by-step lessons teach comics writing hopefuls everything they'll need to take their ideas from script to dynamic sequential art. The book's complete coverage exposes the most effective methods for crafting comic scripts, showcases insights from Bendis's fellow creators, reveals business secrets all would-be comics writers must know, and challenges readers with exercises to jumpstart their own graphic novel writing success.

May 30, 2016
Women I want to grow old with - grow old together with courage, health, and attitude by Lofren, Diane Gage.

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

May 24, 2016
When women were birds - fifty-four variations on voice by Williams, Terry Tempest.

When women were birds - fifty-four variations on voice

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

May 30, 2016
When someone you know has depression - words to say and things to do by Noonan, Susan J., 1953- author.

When someone you know has depression - words to say and things to do

"Following on the success of Managing Your Depression, Susan Noonan's new book is for family members and friends of people with depression or bipolar disorder. A certified peer specialist at McLean Hospital (a comprehensive psychiatric hospital affiliated with Harvard University), Susan draws on her experiences providing support and education for those living with or caring for a person who has a mood disorder. A family member who has a mood disorder affects the entire family. Further, family me

May 30, 2016
Weight training without injury- over 350 step-by-step pictures including what not to do! by Stellabotte, Fred

Weight training without injury- over 350 step-by-step pictures including what not to do!

May 30, 2016
Walking the Himalayas by Wood, Levison, 1982- author.

Walking the Himalayas

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

May 25, 2016
Veronica's grave - a daughter's memoir by Donsky, Barbara Bracht

Veronica's grave - a daughter's memoir

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

May 30, 2016
Valley walls - a memoir of climbing & living in Yosemite by Denny, Glen.

Valley walls - a memoir of climbing & living in Yosemite

"Before the first free ascent of the Dawn Wall on El Capitan captivated the world, a rag-tag group of innovators build the sport of modern American rock climbing from a makeshift home base in Yosemite's Camp 4. Photographer Glen Denny was a key figure in that Golden Age of climbing, capturing pioneering feats on camera while tackling challenging ascents himself. Now, in prose both exhilarating and poignant, he gives us true tales of colorful characters and a legendary locale, of brotherhood and

May 30, 2016
Vaccine epidemic - how corporate greed, biased science, and coercive government threaten our human rights, our health, and our children by

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

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

May 24, 2016
Unseen city - the majesty of pigeons, the discreet charm of snails & other wonders of the urban wilderness by Johnson, Nathanael, author.

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

"Johnson argues that learning to see the world afresh, like a child, shifts the way we think about nature: Instead of something distant and abstract, nature becomes real all at once comical, annoying, and beautiful. This shift can add tremendous value to our lives, and it might just be the first step in saving the world...[C]hapter by chapter, "Unseen City" takes us on a journey that is part nature lesson and part love letter to the world's urban jungles. With the right perspective, a walk to th

May 30, 2016
Uncontrolled - the surprising payoff of trial-and-error for business, politics, and society by Manzi, Jim.

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

How do we know which social and economic policies work, which should be continued, and which should be changed? Jim Manzi argues that throughout history, various methods have been attempted--except for controlled experimentation. Experiments provide the feedback loop that allows us, in certain limited ways, to identify error in our beliefs as a first step to correcting them. Over the course of the first half of the twentieth century, scientists invented a methodology for executing controlled exp

May 30, 2016
Tribe - on homecoming and belonging by Junger, Sebastian, author.

Tribe - on homecoming and belonging

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

May 25, 2016
Trash talks - revelations in the rubbish by Spelman, Elizabeth V., author.

Trash talks - revelations in the rubbish

May 30, 2016
Thy neighbor's wife by Talese, Gay.

Thy neighbor's wife

"When first published, Gay Talese's 1981 groundbreaking work, Thy Neighbor's Wife, shocked a nation with its powerful, eye-opening revelations about the sexual activities and proclivities of the American public in the era before AIDS. A marvel of journalistic courage and craft, the book opened a window into a new world built on a new moral foundation, carrying the reader on a remarkable journey from the Playboy Mansion to the Supreme Court, to the backyards and bedrooms of -- the development of

May 30, 2016
This road I ride - sometimes it takes losing everything to find yourself by Buhring, Juliana, 1981- author.

This road I ride - sometimes it takes losing everything to find yourself

"This Road I Ride is the remarkable story of one woman|s solo journey around the world by bicycle,"--Amazon.com.

May 30, 2016
The year of living biblically - one man's humble quest to follow the Bible as literally as possible [with Reading Group guide] by Jacobs, A. J., 1968-, author

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

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

May 30, 2016
The Williams-Sonoma baking book by

The Williams-Sonoma baking book

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

May 30, 2016
The war that forged a nation - why the Civil War still matters by McPherson, James M.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The Waldorf Astoria bar book by Caiafa, Frank, author.

The Waldorf Astoria bar book

May 30, 2016
The unwritten rules of social relationships by Grandin, Temple.

The unwritten rules of social relationships

The authors share what they have learned about social relationships over the course of years struggling with the effects of autism, identifying Ten Unwritten Rules as general guidelines for handling social situations.

May 30, 2016
The sun and the moon and the Rolling Stones by Cohen, Rich, author.

The sun and the moon and the Rolling Stones

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

May 30, 2016
The suit - form, function and style by Breward, Christopher, 1965- author.

The suit - form, function and style

May 30, 2016
The St. Teresa of Avila prayer book by Wright, Vinita Hampton, 1958-

The St. Teresa of Avila prayer book

May 30, 2016
The shelf life of ashes - a memoir by Giammatteo, Hollis, author.

The shelf life of ashes - a memoir

When Hollis Giammatteo sought a job working with the elderly, she did so with the intention of finding models of healthy aging. And she failed. In The Shelf Life of Ashes, Giammatteo chronicles her experiences with her wards, as well as the trip she embarks upon when her mother, who is convinced she is dying, entreats her to come "home." Trips back, traumas triggered, identity in crisis, equanimity gained--this quasi-comic, concentrated journey engages the reader in the process of naming and fac

May 30, 2016
The politicians and the egalitarians - the hidden history of American politics by Wilentz, Sean, author.

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

May 30, 2016
The next pandemic - on the front lines against humankind's gravest dangers by Khan, Ali, MD, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The new milks - 100-plus dairy-free recipes for making and cooking with soy, nut, seed, grain, & coconut milks by Cheney, Dina, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The new cocktail hour - the essential guide to hand-crafted drinks by Darlington, André.

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

May 30, 2016
The Nazi Titanic - the incredible untold story of a doomed ship in World War II by Watson, Robert P., 1962- author.

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

May 30, 2016
The mushroom at the end of the world - on the possibility of life in capitalist ruins by Tsing, Anna Lowenhaupt.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The miracles in the Gospels - what do they teach us about Jesus? by Warrington, Keith.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The mindspan diet - reduce Alzheimer's risk, minimize memory loss, and keep your brain young by Estep, Preston W., author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The marvelous pigness of pigs - respecting and caring for all God's creation by Salatin, Joel, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The longest mile - a doctor, a food fight, and the footrace that rallied a community against cancer by Meyer, Christine, author.

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

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

May 25, 2016
The long game - a memoir by McConnell, Mitch, author.

The long game - a memoir

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

May 30, 2016
The know-it-all - one man's humble quest to become the smartest person in the world by Jacobs, A. J., 1968-

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

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

May 30, 2016
The knitting all around stitch dictionary - 150 new stitch patterns to knit top down, bottom up, back and forth & in the round by Bernard, Wendy (Wendy Jo), author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The kitchen by

The kitchen

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

May 30, 2016
The joys of travel - and stories that illuminate them by Swick, Thomas, author.

The joys of travel - and stories that illuminate them

May 30, 2016
The journey within - expolring the path of bhakti - a contemporary guide to yoga's ancient wisdom by Radhanath, Swami, 1950- author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The inefficiency assassin - time management tactics for working smarter, not longer by Segura, Helene, 1941- author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The ideal team player - how to recognize and cultivate the three essential virtues - a leadership fable by Lencioni, Patrick, 1965- author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The hockey stick principles - the 4 key stages to entrepreneurial success by Martin, Bobby (Robert H.), author.

The hockey stick principles - the 4 key stages to entrepreneurial success

"Many business books fuel unrealistic notions about what a good idea looks like, how fast a founder should attract investment, and how quickly growth will take off. The problem with this mythology is that it can sometimes end with entrepreneurs abandoning their dreams too soon if they don't see immediate results. In The Hockey Stick Principles, author Bobby Martin shifts his focus away from all the hype about rapid growth and the pursuit of funding and instead takes a look at the real process be

May 30, 2016
The heirloom tomato - from garden to table - recipes, portraits, and history of the world's most beautiful fruit by Goldman, Amy.

The heirloom tomato - from garden to table - recipes, portraits, and history of the world's most beautiful fruit

Looks at varieties of tomatoes - their botany, cultural background, and history, and includes recipes for main dishes, soups, sandwiches, and desserts that feature tomatoes.

May 30, 2016
The healing power of illness - understanding what your symptoms are telling you by Dethlefsen, Thorwald, author.

The healing power of illness - understanding what your symptoms are telling you

This classic book, long out of print in English, challenges accepted ideas of illness by suggesting it's not an enemy to be fought. When you see your symptoms as bodily expressions of psychological or spiritual conflicts, you can use them as guides to inner work. You can respond to troubles with infection, allergies, respiration, digestion, skin, nervous system, heart and circulation, sexuality and pregnancy, even accidents, with practical actions that heal the heart and mind.

May 30, 2016
The happy medium - life lessons from the other side by Russo, Kim, author.

The happy medium - life lessons from the other side

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

May 30, 2016
The golden rules - 10 steps to world-class excellence in your life and work by Bowman, Bob, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The first signs - my quest to unlock the mysteries of the world's oldest symbols by Von Petzinger, Genevieve.

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

May 30, 2016
The first ladies fact book - the childhoods, courtships, marriages, campaigns, accomplishments, and legacies of every first lady from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama by Harris, Bill, 1933-

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

May 30, 2016
The dragon behind the glass - a true story of power, obsession, and the world's most coveted fish by Voigt, Emily, author.

The dragon behind the glass - a true story of power, obsession, and the world's most coveted fish

"A journalist's quest to find a wild Asian arowana--the world's most expensive aquarium fish--takes her on a global tour through the bizarre realm of ornamental fish hobbyists to some of the most remote jungles on the planet."--Dust jacket.

May 30, 2016
The discovery of chance - the life and thought of Alexander Herzen by Kelly, Aileen, author.

The discovery of chance - the life and thought of Alexander Herzen

"Alexander Herzen--philosopher, novelist, essayist, political agitator, and one of the leading Russian intellectuals of the nineteenth century--was as famous in his day as Tolstoy and Dostoevsky. While he is remembered for his masterpiece "My Past and Thoughts" and as the father of Russian socialism, his contributions to the history of ideas defy easy categorization because they are so numerous. Aileen M. Kelly presents the first fully rounded study of the farsighted genius whom Isaiah Berlin ca

May 30, 2016
The cross and the switchblade by Wilkerson, David, 1931-2011.

The cross and the switchblade

Presents the story of a small-town pastor who found his real ministry among the street gangs of New York and succeeded in founding the Teen Challenge movement.

May 30, 2016
The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list by Husnain, Ali, author.

The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list

Born into a prominent Shia Muslim family in Pakistan, Ali had it all--prestige, security, wealth, social status. The Cost is the extraordinary story of his dramatic encounter with Jesus that would change everything. That life-altering choice to follow Jesus would turn Ali from a typical teenager into a target of a terrorist organization based in his hometown--a target they would soon act on. The Cost is the riveting and remarkable journey of a young man who left everything behind to follow the o

May 30, 2016
The complete idiot's guide to beer tasting by Kohn, Rita T.

The complete idiot's guide to beer tasting

The complete idiot's guide to beer tasting will provide readers with a comprehensive introduction to understanding and enjoying the vast styles and complex characteristics of beer. Understanding and enjoying beer is no longer a simple process, as beer has gone from a world of relatively small offerings from major brewers to a universe of literally hundreds of unique styles from craft brewers around the world. Like wine, the taste and subtle characteristics of beer can be affected by a number of

May 30, 2016
The complete guide on anemia - learn anemia symptoms, anemia causes, and anemia treatments by Meselson, Alec.

The complete guide on anemia - learn anemia symptoms, anemia causes, and anemia treatments

May 30, 2016
The coaching habit - say less, ask more & change the way you lead forever by Bungay Stanier, Michael, author.

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

May 30, 2016
The boys in the bunkhouse - servitude and salvation in the heartland by Barry, Dan, 1958- author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The Bonjour effect - the secret codes of French conversation revealed by Barlow, Julie, 1968- author.

The Bonjour effect - the secret codes of French conversation revealed

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

May 30, 2016
The battle for home - the vision of a young architect in Syria by Al-Sabouni, Marwa, author, illustrator.

The battle for home - the vision of a young architect in Syria

Drawing on the author's personal experience of living and working as an architect in Syria, this book offers an eyewitness perspective on the country's bitter conflict through the lens of architecture, showing how the built environment offers a mirror to the community that inhabits it. From Syria's tolerant past, with churches and mosques built alongside one another in Old Homs and members of different religions living harmoniously together, the book chronicles the recent breakdown of social coh

May 30, 2016
The awakened family - a revolution in parenting by Tsabary, Shefali, 1972- author.

The awakened family - a revolution in parenting

"New from the New York Times bestselling author of The Conscious Parent comes a radically transformative plan that shows parents how to raise children to be their best, truest selves,"--Amazon.com.

May 30, 2016
The Alzheimer's prevention & treatment diet - using nutrition to combat the effects of Alzheimer's Disease by Isaacson, Richard S., author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
The all new Ball book of canning and preserving - over 350 of the best canned, jammed, pickled, and preserved recipes. by

The all new Ball book of canning and preserving - over 350 of the best canned, jammed, pickled, and preserved recipes.

May 30, 2016
The 100 most influential musicians of all time by

The 100 most influential musicians of all time

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

May 24, 2016
Texture techniques for winning watercolors by Hendershot, Ray, 1931-

Texture techniques for winning watercolors

Traditional watercolor washes definitely have their place. But sometimes a painting calls for something more, something special. In this unique book, Ray Hendershot shares his proven tricks for taking paintings that extra step with texture. It's all expained step by step, so roll up your sleeves and put Ray's techniques to use in your paintings!

May 30, 2016
Terror in the city of champions - murder, baseball, and the secret society that shocked Depression-era Detroit by Stanton, Tom, 1960- author.

Terror in the city of champions - murder, baseball, and the secret society that shocked Depression-era Detroit

Detroit 1936: In a city abuzz over its unrivaled sports success, baseball fan Dayton Dean is arrested for murder. Though said to have a childlike intelligence, Dean possesses a vivid memory and a hunger for attention. He gives police a story about a secret Klan-like organization called the Black Legion, responsible for countless murders, floggings, and fire bombings. The Legion has tens of thousands of members in the Midwest, among them politicians and notable citizens--even, possibly, a beloved

May 30, 2016
Tennessee by Littman, Margaret.

Tennessee

May 30, 2016
Tell the truth and shame the devil - the life, legacy, and love of my son Michael Brown by McSpadden, Lezley, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Tao of running - your journey to mindful and passionate running by Dudney, Gary.

Tao of running - your journey to mindful and passionate running

May 30, 2016
System Center Configuration Manager reporting unleashed by Jones, Garth, author.

System Center Configuration Manager reporting unleashed

May 30, 2016
Sweet and savory fat bombs - 100 delicious treats for fat fasts, ketogenic, paleo, and low-carb diets by Slajerova, Martina, author.

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

May 30, 2016
Swami in a strange land - how Krishna came to the west, the biography of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada by Greene, Joshua, 1950- author.

Swami in a strange land - how Krishna came to the west, the biography of A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

In 1965, a seventy-year-old man set sail from India to America with a few books in his bag, pennies in his pockets, and a message of love in his heart. He landed in New York at the peak of the revolutionary counterculture movement of the '60s, and went on to spark a global spiritual renaissance that led to the creation of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness. Through the depiction of Prabhupada as both an enlightened luminary and a personable, funny, and conscientious individual,

May 30, 2016
Supercraft - easy projects for every weekend by Pester, Sophie, author.

Supercraft - easy projects for every weekend

52 creative craft and sewing projects easy enough to complete in just one weekend, divided by season.

May 30, 2016
State of the world 2016 - Can a city be sustainable? by

State of the world 2016 - Can a city be sustainable?

Cities are the world's future. Today, more than half of the global population lives in urban areas, and that number is expected to double by 2050. There is no question that cities are growing; the only debate is over how they will grow. Will we invest in the physical and social infrastructure necessary for livable, equitable, and sustainable cities? In the latest edition of State of the World, the flagship publication of the Worldwatch Institute, experts from around the globe examine the core pr

May 30, 2016
South of the Etowah - the view from the wrong side of the river by Atkins, Raymond L., author.

South of the Etowah - the view from the wrong side of the river

Atkins offers a lighthearted change of pace in this collection of humorous essays. He explores a diverse range of topics as seen from the porch of his home on the southern bank of the mighty Etowah River in northern Georgia.

May 30, 2016
So much synth by Shaughnessy, Brenda, 1970- author.

So much synth

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

May 30, 2016
Shakespeare's gardens by Bennett, Jackie, author.

Shakespeare's gardens

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

May 30, 2016
Self made - becoming empowered, self-reliant, and rich in every way by Galan, Nely, 1963- author.

Self made - becoming empowered, self-reliant, and rich in every way

"For readers of #GIRLBOSS and viewers of Shark Tank--a global revolution in entrepreneurship is underway, inspiring women to blaze a trail of financial self-reliance and become self-made. What does it mean to be self-made? It's not just about having money, but financial empowerment is where it begins. It means getting out of survival mode, in which you are one problem away from catastrophe. It means changing your mind-set from instant gratification to goal orientation. It means being able to sle

May 30, 2016
Secret believers- what happens when Muslims believe in Christ by Brother Andrew

Secret believers- what happens when Muslims believe in Christ

May 30, 2016
Secondhand time - the last of the Soviets by Aleksievich, Svetlana, 1948- author.

Secondhand time - the last of the Soviets

May 30, 2016
Saving my assassin by Prodan, Virginia, author.

Saving my assassin

May 30, 2016
Rustic artistry for the home by Kylloe, Ralph R.

Rustic artistry for the home

May 30, 2016
Rogue justice - the making of the security state by Greenberg, Karen J., author.

Rogue justice - the making of the security state

"The definitive account of how America's War on Terror sparked a decade-long assault on the rule of law, weakening our courts and our Constitution in the name of national security. The day after September 11, President Bush tasked the Attorney General with preventing another terrorist attack on the United States. From that day forward, the Bush administration turned to the Department of Justice to give its imprimatur to activities that had previously been unthinkable--from the NSA's spying on US

May 30, 2016
Rittenhouse writers - reflections on a fiction workshop, with ten stories from the Rittenhouse Writers' Group by Rahn, James, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Righteous carnage - the List murders by Benford, Timothy B.

Righteous carnage - the List murders

May 30, 2016
Reports from the Zen wars - a memoir by Antinoff, Steve, author.

Reports from the Zen wars - a memoir

May 30, 2016
Red - passion and patience in the desert by Williams, Terry Tempest.

Red - passion and patience in the desert

A collection of poems, essays, and journal entries in which the author writes about her attachment to the Redrock Wilderness area of Utah and the urgent need for citizens and lawmakers to be actively involved in preserving it.

May 30, 2016
Reading and writing cancer - how words heal by Gubar, Susan, 1944- author.

Reading and writing cancer - how words heal

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

May 30, 2016
Rascal King- the life and times of James Michael Curley (1874-1958) by Beatty, Jack

Rascal King- the life and times of James Michael Curley (1874-1958)

May 30, 2016
Queering sexual violence- radical voices from within the anti-violence movement by Patterson, Jennifer

Queering sexual violence- radical voices from within the anti-violence movement

May 30, 2016
Quantitative medicine - a complete guide to getting well, staying well, avoiding disease, slowing aging by Nichols, Mike, author.

Quantitative medicine - a complete guide to getting well, staying well, avoiding disease, slowing aging

Quantitative Medicine Is a Complete Healthcare System -- Using its principles, degenerative diseases such as cancer, heart disease, adult onset diabetes, osteoporosis, and even aging can be prevented or even reversed. This book guides you in assessing your own health using simple blood tests, and based on these results, recommends changes to your lifestyle to attain optimum health and avoid or reverse all degenerative diseases. This method has been used over twenty years in Dr. Nichols's clinic

May 30, 2016
PSAT/NMSQT, 2017 strategies, practice, and review. by

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

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

May 25, 2016
Project smoke - seven steps to smoked food nirvana, plus 100 irresistible recipes from classic (slam-dunk brisket) to adventurous (smoked bacon-bourbon apple crisp) by Raichlen, Steven, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Pound for pound - a story of one woman's recovery and the shelter dogs who loved her back to life by Kopp, Shannon, author.

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

"In an inspirational memoir, a writer, eating-disorder survivor and animal-welfare advocate shares how she overcame the disease of bulimia with the help of the shelter dogs she cared for, who helped her find the courage to forgive herself and find spiritual healing, reminding us all that animals are more than just friends and companions. 50,000 first printing,"--

May 30, 2016
Pilgrim wheels - reflections of a cyclist crossing America by Hanson, Neil (Neil M.), 1954-

Pilgrim wheels - reflections of a cyclist crossing America

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

May 30, 2016
Perfectly imperfect - the art and soul of yoga practice by Baptiste, Baron, author.

Perfectly imperfect - the art and soul of yoga practice

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

May 30, 2016
Passed and present - keeping memories of loved ones alive by Gilbert, Allison, author.

Passed and present - keeping memories of loved ones alive

May 30, 2016
Passages - predictable crises of adult life by Sheehy, Gail.

Passages - predictable crises of adult life

Describes predictable personality and sexual changes adults go through in their 20s, 30s, 40s, and beyond.

May 30, 2016
Parent hacks - 134 genius shortcuts for life with kids by Dornfest, Asha, author.

Parent hacks - 134 genius shortcuts for life with kids

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

May 30, 2016
Ozone journal by Balakian, Peter, 1951- author.

Ozone journal

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

May 30, 2016
Owls - our most charming bird by Sewell, Matt.

Owls - our most charming bird

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

May 30, 2016
Only humans need apply - winners and losers in the age of smart machines by Davenport, Thomas H., 1954- author.

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

May 30, 2016
Once a cop - the street, the law, two worlds, one man by Pegues, Corey, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
North Carolina by Frye, Jason.

North Carolina

May 25, 2016
No way but gentlenesse - a memoir of how Kes, my kestrel, changed my life by Hines, Richard, 1945- author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Night sky with exit wounds by Vuong, Ocean, 1988- author.

Night sky with exit wounds

May 30, 2016
Never split the difference - negotiating as if your life depended on it by Voss, Chris, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Neuroscience for dummies by Amthor, Frank, author.

Neuroscience for dummies

May 25, 2016
Natural hair coloring - how to use henna and other pure herbal pigments for chemical-free beauty by Shahin, Christine, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Natalie Jill's 7-day jump start - unprocess your diet with super easy recipes and lose up to 5-7 pounds the first week by Jill, Natalie. author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
My heart can't even believe it - A Story of Science, Love, and Down Syndrome by Silverman, Amy, 1966- author.

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

May 30, 2016
My healthy dish - more than 85 fresh & easy recipes for the whole family by Nguyen, My, 1980- author.

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

May 30, 2016
Mr. memory - & other poems by Levin, Phillis, 1954- author.

Mr. memory - & other poems

"An intimate, richly textured new collection from Phillis Levin, a poet whose work "shimmers with gracefulness" (David Baker) Phillis Levin's fifth collection of poems encompasses a wide array of styles and voices while staying true to a visionary impulse sparked as much by the smallest detail as the most sublime landscape. From expansive meditation to haiku, in ode and epistle, dream sequence and elegy, Levin's new poems explore motifs deeply social and historical, personal and metaphysical. Th

May 30, 2016
Moon - from 4.5 billion years ago to the present by Harland, David M. (David Michael), 1955-

Moon - from 4.5 billion years ago to the present

May 30, 2016
Money changes everything - how finance made civilization possible by Goetzmann, William N., author.

Money changes everything - how finance made civilization possible

May 30, 2016
Mixing quilt elements - a modern look at color, style & design by Doughty, Kathy, author.

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

May 30, 2016
Million dollar maverick - forge your own path to think differently, act decisively, and succeed quickly by Weiss, Alan, 1946- author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Microsoft Project 2016 step by step by Chatfield, Carl S., 1964- author.

Microsoft Project 2016 step by step

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

May 30, 2016
Memoirs of the Second World War - an abridgement of the six volumes of The Second World War with an epilogue by the author on the postwar years written for this volume by Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.

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

Surveys the war and its politics.

May 30, 2016
Melba's American comfort - 100 recipes from my heart to your kitchen by Wilson, Melba (Chef), author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Meditations on intention and being - daily reflections on the path of yoga, mindfulness, and compassion by Gates, Rolf.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Maserati - all the cars by Cancellieri, Gianni, author.

Maserati - all the cars

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

May 30, 2016
Managing OCD with CBT for dummies by d'Ath, Katie.

Managing OCD with CBT for dummies

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

May 30, 2016
Making it modern - the folk art collection of Elie and Viola Nadelman by Hofer, Margaret K., 1965- author.

Making it modern - the folk art collection of Elie and Viola Nadelman

Showcases the Nadelman's collection of folk art and collects essays exploring the definition of "folk art," its intersection with modernism, and the relationship between European and American folk art.

May 30, 2016
Making flowers - in paper, fabric and ribbon by Biddle, Steve.

Making flowers - in paper, fabric and ribbon

Presents instructions for creating twenty-seven fake floral arrangements, and offers tips on dyeing, sizing, petal cutting, and assembling bouquets and corsages.

May 30, 2016
Make- DIY drone and quadcopter projects - a collection of drone-based essays, tutorials, and projects by

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

May 30, 2016
Magic in Islam by Knight, Michael Muhammad, author.

Magic in Islam

"Magic in Islam offers a look at magical and occult technologies throughout Muslim history, starting with Islam's earliest and most canonical sources. In addition to providing a highly accessible introduction to magic as it is defined, practiced, condemned, and defended within Muslim traditions, Magic in Islam challenges common assumptions about organized religion"--

May 30, 2016
Loving the little years - motherhood in the trenches by Jankovic, Rachel.

Loving the little years - motherhood in the trenches

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

May 24, 2016
Little labors by Galchen, Rivka, author.

Little labors

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

May 30, 2016
Little black dress - from mourning to night by Meyer, Shannon, 1974- author.

Little black dress - from mourning to night

May 30, 2016
Listening to a continent sing - birdsong by bicycle from the Atlantic to the Pacific by Kroodsma, Donald E.

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

May 30, 2016
Leonardo's holy child - the discovery of a Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece - a connoisseur's search for lost art in America - a memoir of discovery by Kline, Fred, author.

Leonardo's holy child - the discovery of a Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece - a connoisseur's search for lost art in America - a memoir of discovery

Fred Kline is a well-known art historian, dealer, connoisseur, and explorer who has made a career of scouring antique stores, estate sales, and auctions looking for unusual and often misidentified works of art. Many of the gems he has found are now in major museum collections like the Frick, the Getty, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. About ten years ago, when Kline was routinely combing through a Christie's catalog, a beautiful little drawing caught his eye. Attributed to Carracci, it came w

May 30, 2016
Learning PHP - a gentle introduction to the Web's most popular language by Sklar, David (Software engineer), author.

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

May 30, 2016
Learn to timber frame - craftsmanship, simplicity, timeless beauty by Beemer, Will, author.

Learn to timber frame - craftsmanship, simplicity, timeless beauty

"A classic timber frame is as practical and beautiful as it has been for centuries. In this beginner-friendly guide, veteran builder and educator Will Beemer brings the historic craft of timber framing within reach by walking you through the process of building a simple 12' x 16' structure -- a starter project large enough to serve as a cabin, workshop, or studio -- that can be modified to suit your needs. Along the way, you'' learn what makes timber framing distinctive, how to acquire and use l

May 30, 2016
Lament for a son by Wolterstorff, Nicholas.

Lament for a son

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

May 30, 2016
Krakatoa - the day the world exploded, August 27, 1883 by Winchester, Simon.

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

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

May 24, 2016
Joshua Tree - the complete guide by Kaiser, James, author.

Joshua Tree - the complete guide

May 30, 2016
Jewels of Allah - The Untold Story of Women in Iran by Ansary, Nina, Ph.D.

Jewels of Allah - The Untold Story of Women in Iran

May 30, 2016
Jesus was a migrant by Cornell, Deirdre

Jesus was a migrant

May 30, 2016
Jane Doe January - my twenty-year search for truth and justice by Winslow, Emily (Emily Carroll), author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
It's ok to laugh - (crying is cool, too) by Purmort, Nora McInerny, author.

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

May 30, 2016
In the Arena - good citizens, a great Republic, and how One Speech Can Reinvigorate America by Hegseth, Pete, author.

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

May 30, 2016
Illuminating the way - embracing the wisdom of monks and mystics by Paintner, Christine Valters, author.

Illuminating the way - embracing the wisdom of monks and mystics

May 27, 2016
I fought with Custer- the story of Sergeant Windolph, last survivor of the Battle of the Little Big Horn by Windolph, Charles

I fought with Custer- the story of Sergeant Windolph, last survivor of the Battle of the Little Big Horn

May 30, 2016
I don't know what to believe - making spiritual peace with your religion by Kamin, Ben.

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

Americans{u2014}especially young people{u2014}are more un-churched and less affiliated with organized religion than at any other time in our history. I Don{u2019}t Know What to Believe addresses that decline and presents an insightful examination of authentic spirituality for those who desire answers, guidance, and perspective regarding an important aspect of their lives: their beliefs, and relationship to, a higher power.

May 30, 2016
I do it with the lights on - and 10 more discoveries on the road to a blissfully shame-free life by Thore, Whitney Way, author.

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

May 30, 2016
How women decide - what's true, what's not, and what strategies spark the best choices by Huston, Therese, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
How to listen to jazz by Gioia, Ted, author.

How to listen to jazz

May 30, 2016
How to create your own jewelry line by Shapiro, Emilie, author.

How to create your own jewelry line

May 30, 2016
How to choose a leader - Machiavelli's advice to citizens by Viroli, Maurizio, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
How the other half lives - studies among the tenements of New York by Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914.

How the other half lives - studies among the tenements of New York

May 30, 2016
Home game - big-league stories from my life in baseball's first family by Boone, Bret, 1969- author.

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

"The first third-generation baseball player in Major League Baseball history provides a sometimes moving, always candid look at his family's 70 years in the world of professional baseball,"--NoveList.

May 30, 2016
Home before night by Leonard, Hugh.

Home before night

May 30, 2016
Herbs - gardens, decorations, and recipes by Tolley, Emelie.

Herbs - gardens, decorations, and recipes

This lifestyle book about gardening, decorating, and cooking with herbs features recipes and provides a directory of sources for herbs.

May 30, 2016
Helping children succeed - what works and why by Tough, Paul, author.

Helping children succeed - what works and why

"What should we do to improve the lives of children growing up in adversity? From the best-selling author of How children succeed, a handbook to guide readers through the new science of success." -- From dustjacket.

May 30, 2016
Handspinning by McCuin, Judith MacKenzie.

Handspinning

This visual guide shows you the basics, beginning with the tools and fibers, and takes you through spinning, plying, making novelty yarns, using exotic fibers, dyeing, and more. Whether you use an inexpensive hand spindle or splurge on a spinning wheel, stick with wool or try alpaca, cashmere, or cotton, you'll learn how to create fun, original, one-of-a-kind yarns that you can knit or weave into truly unique, handmade, and all-natural creations. Concise two-page lessons show you all the steps t

May 30, 2016
Handcuffed - what holds policing back, and the keys to reform by Sparrow, Malcolm K., author.

Handcuffed - what holds policing back, and the keys to reform

"The police shooting of an unarmed young black man in the St. Louis, Missouri, suburb of Ferguson earlier this year sparked riots and the beginning of a national conversation on race and policing. Much of that conversation has focused more on social issues. Malcolm Sparrow, who teaches at Harvard's Kennedy School and is a former British police detective, argues in this new book that there is another dimension that played a role not only in Ferguson but in many other high-profile police killings

May 30, 2016
Gluten exposed - the science behind the hype and how to navigate to a healthy, symptom-free life by Green, Peter H. R., author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Get scrappy - smarter digital marketing for businesses big and small by Westergaard, Nick, author.

Get scrappy - smarter digital marketing for businesses big and small

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

May 30, 2016
Garden revolution - how our landscapes can be a source of environmental change by Weaner, Larry, author.

Garden revolution - how our landscapes can be a source of environmental change

May 30, 2016
Food and beer by Burns, Daniel, author.

Food and beer

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

May 30, 2016
Fodor's Philadelphia by

Fodor's Philadelphia

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

May 30, 2016
Fodor's Nova Scotia & Atlantic Canada 2016 by Deming, Emily, author.

Fodor's Nova Scotia & Atlantic Canada 2016

"Fodor's Correspondents highlight the best of Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada, including rich Celtic and Acadian culture, gorgeous hikes, and rugged coastal beauty. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or your fifth,"--page [4] of cover.

May 30, 2016
Finding north - how navigation makes us human by Foy, George, author.

Finding north - how navigation makes us human

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

May 30, 2016
Extracting the stone of madness - poems 1962-1972 by Pizarnik, Alejandra, 1936-1972.

Extracting the stone of madness - poems 1962-1972

May 30, 2016
Everything I know about love I learned from romance novels by Wendell, Sarah, 1975-

Everything I know about love I learned from romance novels

A romance novel blogger provides wisdom and insights about love that she has discovered in the romance genre, with selected passages from representative works.

May 30, 2016
Encyclopedia of electronic components. Volume 3, Sensors - location, presence, proximity, orientation, oscillation, force, load, human input, liquid and gas properties, light, heat, sound, electricity by Platt, Charles, author.

Encyclopedia of electronic components. Volume 3, Sensors - location, presence, proximity, orientation, oscillation, force, load, human input, liquid and gas properties, light, heat, sound, electricity

May 30, 2016
Encyclopedia of electronic components. Volume 2, Signal processing by Platt, Charles, author.

Encyclopedia of electronic components. Volume 2, Signal processing

May 30, 2016
Eat your drink - culinary cocktails by Biancaniello, Matthew, author.

Eat your drink - culinary cocktails

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

May 30, 2016
Eat complete - the 21 nutrients that fuel brainpower, boost weight loss, and transform your health by Ramsey, Drew, author.

Eat complete - the 21 nutrients that fuel brainpower, boost weight loss, and transform your health

"From leading psychiatrist and author of Fifty Shades of Kale comes a collection of 100 simple, delicious, and affordable recipes to help you get the core nutrients your brain and body need to stay happy and healthy,"--Amazon.com.

May 30, 2016
East West Street - on the origins of "genocide" and "crimes against humanity" by Sands, Philippe, 1960- author.

East West Street - on the origins of "genocide" and "crimes against humanity"

"A ... personal detective story, an uncovering of secret pasts, and a book that explores the creation and development of world-changing legal concepts that came about as a result of the unprecedented atrocities of Hitler's Third Reich"--Dust jacket flap.

May 30, 2016
Dressing the decades - twentieth-century vintage style by Dirix, Emmanuelle, author.

Dressing the decades - twentieth-century vintage style

"An authoritative and visually stunning look at the fashion of the 20th century, Dressing the Decades examines in depth the origins of the most important luxury garments. Each sumptuously illustrated chapter features a detailed overview of a particular decade, including the historical events, politics, technology, and advertising that inspired its most celebrated designs. By offering a thorough socio-economic context for the progress of high fashion through the years, the book provides a new per

May 30, 2016
Double cup love - on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China by Huang, Eddie, 1982-

Double cup love - on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China

May 30, 2016
Don't make me think, revisited - a common sense approach to web usability by Krug, Steve, author.

Don't make me think, revisited - a common sense approach to web usability

Offers observations and solutions to fundamental Web design problems, as well as a new chapter about mobile Web design.

May 30, 2016
Dinner with Edward - the story of a remarkable friendship by Vincent, Isabel, 1965- author.

Dinner with Edward - the story of a remarkable friendship

May 30, 2016
Death blossoms- reflections from a prisoner of conscience by Abu-Jamal, Mumia

Death blossoms- reflections from a prisoner of conscience

May 30, 2016
Crafting the personal essay - a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction by Moore, Dinty W., 1955-

Crafting the personal essay - a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction

A guide to writing the personal essay, including the basics of essay writing, how to move past private "journaling," and instructions for revision and strategies for getting published.

May 30, 2016
Craft-a-doodle deux - 73 exercises for creative drawing by Doh, Jenny, author.

Craft-a-doodle deux - 73 exercises for creative drawing

Presents techniques, ideas, and exercises for original doodles made with materials such as paint, markers, and gel pens. Seventeen contributors share inventive prompts to jumpstart and expand your inspiration for drawing abstract designs and doodles.

May 30, 2016
Cracking the GRE 2017 by

Cracking the GRE 2017

May 30, 2016
Cracking the GMAT 2017 by

Cracking the GMAT 2017

May 30, 2016
Court-martial - how military justice has shaped America from the revolution to 9/11 and beyond by Bray, Chris (Historian), author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Cooking with chia for dummies by Rogers, Barrie, author.

Cooking with chia for dummies

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

May 24, 2016
Complicity and moral accountability by Mellema, Gregory, 1948- author.

Complicity and moral accountability

May 30, 2016
Chosen? - reading the Bible amid the Israeli-Palestinian conflict by Brueggemann, Walter.

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

May 30, 2016
Charleston syllabus - readings on race, racism, and racial violence by

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

May 30, 2016
Champagne, uncorked - the house of Krug and the timeless allure of the world's most celebrated drink by Tardi, Alan, 1956- author.

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

May 30, 2016
Cartooning for the beginner by Hart, Christopher, 1957-

Cartooning for the beginner

Covers the basic techniques beginning cartoonists need to get started drawing both comic strips and animation.

May 30, 2016
Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket by Bartlett, Ray.

Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket

May 30, 2016
Cake - a slice of history by Levene, Alysa, 1976- author.

Cake - a slice of history

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

May 30, 2016
Cagney & Lacey ... and me - an inside look at Hollywood - or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the blonde by Rosenzweig, Barney.

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

A fast-paced, comprehensive look at how the network dramatic series Cagney & Lacey was made. Features many of television show's producers, writers, and craftspeople, sharing their insights.

May 30, 2016
Building blocks by Califano, Diane, author.

Building blocks

May 30, 2016
Breaking Rockefeller - the incredible story of the ambitious rivals who toppled an oil empire by Doran, Peter B., author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Boy with thorn by Laurentiis, Rickey, author.

Boy with thorn

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

May 30, 2016
Bobby Rydell- teen idol on the rocks- a tale of second chances by Rydell, Bobby

Bobby Rydell- teen idol on the rocks- a tale of second chances

May 30, 2016
Bluets by Nelson, Maggie, 1973-

Bluets

May 30, 2016
Black, white, and Jewish - autobiography of a shifting self by Walker, Rebecca, 1969 November 17-

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

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

May 24, 2016
Bitter freedom - Ireland in a revolutionary world by Walsh, Maurice, author.

Bitter freedom - Ireland in a revolutionary world

May 30, 2016
Bill O'Reilly's Legends & lies. The patriots by Fisher, David, 1946- author.

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

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

May 25, 2016
Best easy day hikes, Shenandoah National Park by Gildart, Robert C.

Best easy day hikes, Shenandoah National Park

May 30, 2016
Berries - the complete guide to cooking with power-packed berries by Pedersen, Stephanie, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Baking and pastry - mastering the art and craft by

Baking and pastry - mastering the art and craft

The leading learning tool for all levels of baking and pastry ability, newly illustrated and updated. Praised by top pastry chefs and bakers as "an indispensable guide" and "the ultimate baking and pastry reference," the latest edition of Baking and Pastry from The Culinary Institute of America improves upon the last with more than 300 new recipes, photographs, and illustrations, and completely revised and up-to-date information on creating spectacular breads and desserts. Covering the full rang

May 30, 2016
Available - a memoir of heartbreak, hookups, love and brunch by Perry, Matteson, author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Architecture's odd couple - Frank Lloyd Wright and Philip Johnson by Howard, Hugh, 1952- author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Android tips and tricks by Hart-Davis, Guy, author.

Android tips and tricks

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

May 30, 2016
Anatomy & 100 stretching exercises for cycling by Albir, Guillermo Seijas.

Anatomy & 100 stretching exercises for cycling

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

May 27, 2016
An unspoken hunger - stories from the field by Williams, Terry Tempest.

An unspoken hunger - stories from the field

May 30, 2016
An English paper-pieced sampler by Justice, Teresa, author.

An English paper-pieced sampler

May 30, 2016
African American writing - a literary approach by Sollors, Werner.

African American writing - a literary approach

May 30, 2016
Adventures of a female medical detective - in pursuit of smallpox and AIDS by Guinan, Mary E., author.

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

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

May 30, 2016
Adult stuff - things you need to know to win at real life by Boesel, Robert, author.

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

"You don't have to be an Einstein to survive adult life. You don't even have to abandon your standards to get what you want. All you have to do is keep your expectations realistic. Adult Stuff gives every aspiring grown-up a much-needed reality check on how to conquer life's challenges like a champ." Amazon.com.

May 30, 2016
A year of spiritual companionship - 52 weeks of wisdom for a life of gratitude, balance, and happiness by Kernion, Anne Kertz, 1958- author.

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

May 30, 2016
A psychiatrist's guide to successful retirement and aging - coping with change by Zal, H. Michael, author.

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

May 30, 2016
70Candles! - women thriving in their 8th decade by Giddan, Jane J., author.

70Candles! - women thriving in their 8th decade

May 30, 2016
50 bars to blow your mind by Handicott, Ben, author.

50 bars to blow your mind

Lonely Planet's '50 Bars to blow your mind' handpicks the world's most extraordinary drinking holes, from underground caverns and island party havens to a bar nestled in an ancient tree trunk. Whether they boast a jaw-dropping location, world-class artisan cocktails or that elusive sense of effortless cool, the bars spotlighted in these pages are among the best place on the planet to enjoy a drink or two.--back page of cover.

May 30, 2016
101 job interview questions you'll never fear again by Reed, James. 1963- author.

101 job interview questions you'll never fear again

"Learn the secrets to excelling at job interviews, directly from top interviewers and recruiters. You can't prepare an answer for every interview question. So, of the thousands of questions a potential employer might ask, which ones will they ask? And what should you say? After extensive research among hundreds of interviewers and thousands of interviewees, finally here's the book that will give you the answer."--Amazon.com.

May 30, 2016
101 easy homemade products for your skin, health & home - a nerdy farm wife's all-natural DIY projects using commonly found herbs, flowers & other plants / Jan Berry. by Berry, Jan, author.

101 easy homemade products for your skin, health & home - a nerdy farm wife's all-natural DIY projects using commonly found herbs, flowers & other plants / Jan Berry.

"Kick toxic, synthetic skin care products and cleaners out the door and bring the healing joy of nature into your life with the simple, versatile projects in 101 Easy Homemade Products for Your Skin, Health & Home." Amazon.com.

May 30, 2016