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Caillou- The Magic of Compost by

Caillou- The Magic of Compost

Dec 21, 2014
Have Me- A Stark Ever After Novella by Kenner, J..

Have Me- A Stark Ever After Novella

-- -- Release Me   "An erotic, sexy and exciting ride."—Fresh Fiction   "(An) immensely satisfying series . . . The roller coaster events of Complete Me

Dec 21, 2014
In from the cold by Roberts, Nora, author.

In from the cold

-- New York Times -- Nora Roberts

Dec 25, 2014
I must say my life as humble comedy legend by Short, Martin, 1950- author.

I must say my life as humble comedy legend

In this engagingly witty, wise, and heartfelt memoir, Martin Short tells the tale of how a showbiz obsessed kid from Canada transformed himself into one of Hollywood's favorite funnymen, known to his famous peers as the "comedian's comedian."Short takes the reader on a rich, hilarious, and occasionally heartbreaking ride through his life and times, from his early years in Toronto as a member of the fabled improvisational troupe Second City to the all-American comic big time of Saturday Night Liv

Dec 25, 2014
Hope - entertainer of the century by Zoglin, Richard.

Hope - entertainer of the century

Draws on exclusive reporting to honor Bob Hope's top-rated successes while discussing such topics as his secret first marriage, stint in reform school and ambivalent relationships with fellow stars.

Dec 25, 2014
Home for Christmas by Roberts, Nora, author.

Home for Christmas

-- Praise for Nora Roberts:"America's favorite writer."--The New Yorker"Roberts has a warm feel for her characters and an eye for the evocative detail."--Chicago TribuneNora Roberts

Dec 25, 2014
Grammar smart by

Grammar smart

Dec 25, 2014
The ghost and Mrs. Mewer by Davis, Krista, author.

The ghost and Mrs. Mewer

Holly Miller doesn't believe in spirits, but the Sugar Maple Inn is filled with guests who do. The TV series in development, Apparition Apprehenders, has descended on Wagtail's annual Halloween festivities to investigate supernatural local legends, and Holly has her hands full showing the ghost hunters a scary-fun time.

Dec 25, 2014
Freedom for his princess 30 days to refresh your soul by Shepherd, Sheri Rose.

Freedom for his princess 30 days to refresh your soul

So many women love the Lord but still don't feel free. Instead their hearts are spiritually and emotionally enslaved by fear, insecurity, doubt, anger, codependency, depression, guilt, or pain from their past. But it doesn't have to be that way. Now bestselling author Sheri Rose Shepherd shows women how to break free and live fully as daughters of the King. In Freedom for His Princess, Sheri Rose mentors women, guiding them past coping mechanisms and into true freedom in Christ. She shows them h

Dec 25, 2014
An island Christmas a novel by Thayer, Nancy, 1943- author.

An island Christmas a novel

In this enchanting holiday novel from -- Praise for -- -- -- -- --Spa Week Daily From the Hardcover edition.

Dec 25, 2014
The Women's Murder Club Novels, Volumes 1-3 by Patterson, James, 1947-

The Women's Murder Club Novels, Volumes 1-3

-- San Francisco -- San Francisco Chronicle The Women's Murder Club is one of the bestselling detective series of all time, and the story begins here. In 1st To Die, 2nd Chance, and 3rd Degree, James Patterson at his most thrilling, most compelling, and most unstoppable best.

Dec 25, 2014
Robert B. Parker's The bridge - a novel by Knott, Robert, 1954- author.

Robert B. Parker's The bridge - a novel

Territorial Marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch are back in Appaloosa, where their work enforcing the law has been exceptionally quiet. All that is about to change. An ominous storm rolls in, and along with it a band of night riders with a devious scheme, who show up at the Rio Blanco camp, where a three-hundred-foot bridge is under construction.

Dec 25, 2014
Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead- Descent by Bonansinga, Jay R.

Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead- Descent

-- The Walking Dead These novels continue to be a great companion for fans of the television series and graphic novels!

Dec 25, 2014
Saint odd an odd thomas novel by Koontz, Dean.

Saint odd an odd thomas novel

The end is nigh! Prepare for the highly anticipated finale of the Odd Thomas series'starring "one of the most remarkable and appealing characters in current fiction" (The Virginian-Pilot)'from #1 New York Times bestselling Dean Koontz, "one of the master storytellers of this or any age" (The Tampa Tribune).

Dec 25, 2014
Say What You Really Mean! How Women Can Learn to Speak Up. by Johanyak, Debra, 1953-

Say What You Really Mean! How Women Can Learn to Speak Up.

Say What you Mean! How Women Can Learn to Speak Up offers hope for improving personal and professional communication for those who struggle to find the right words. This book has grown out of years of research, observation, and practice of effective communication in college teaching, and from consulting and training in the business world. Debra Johanyak's articles and workshops have helped people learn how to become more articulate and enjoy

Dec 25, 2014
Scandals of classic hollywood sex, deviance, and drama from the golden age of american cinema by Petersen, Anne Helen.

Scandals of classic hollywood sex, deviance, and drama from the golden age of american cinema

Gossip meets history'a compulsively readable collection of Hollywood's most notorious clashes and controversies in the spirit of Hollywood Babylon Believe it or not, America's fascination with celebrity culture was thriving well before the days of TMZ, Perez Hilton, Charlie Sheen's breakdown and allegations against Woody Allen. And the stars of yesteryear' They weren't always the saints that we make them out to be. Film professor Anne Helen Petersen is here to set the record straight with Scanda

Dec 25, 2014
There was a little girl - the real story of my mother and me by Shields, Brooke, 1965- author.

There was a little girl - the real story of my mother and me

Actress and author of the New York Times Brooke Shields never had what anyone would consider an ordinary life. She was raised by her Newark-tough single mom, Teri, a woman who loved the world of show business and was often a media sensation all by herself. Brooke's iconic modeling career began by chance when she was only eleven months old, and Teri's skills as both Brooke's mother and manager were formidable. But in private she was troubled and drinking heavily. As Brooke became an adult the pai

Dec 25, 2014
Speak by Anderson, Laurie Halse.

Speak

A traumatic event near the end of the summer has a devastating effect on Melinda's freshman year in high school.

Dec 25, 2014
Snow Drop. volume one by Ch'oe, Kyŏng-a, 1969-

Snow Drop. volume one

Dec 25, 2014
Small victories - spotting improbable moments of grace by Lamott, Anne, author.

Small victories - spotting improbable moments of grace

"Anne Lamott writes about community, family and faith in essays that are wise, irreverent, funny and poignant - a style that has become her trademark. Now in Small Victories, Lamott has once again written a brilliant and insightful book that offers a message of hope that celebrates the triumph of light over the darkness in our lives. Our victories over hardships and pain may be small, they may be infrequent, but they keep us going and they often come from the most unexpected places: within ourse

Dec 25, 2014
A simple Christmas wish by Carlson, Melody.

A simple Christmas wish

After her seven-year-old niece, Holly, becomes the ward of an Amish aunt, Rachel Milligan sets out to do whatever it takes to ensure that Holly has the loving family she needs.

Dec 25, 2014
Sidelined - overcoming odds through unity, passion and perseverance by Pagano, Chuck, 1960- author.

Sidelined - overcoming odds through unity, passion and perseverance

Dec 25, 2014
Sea of glory America's voyage of discovery - the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 by Philbrick, Nathaniel.

Sea of glory America's voyage of discovery - the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842

The U.S. Exploring Expedition of 1838-1842 was one of the most ambitious undertakings of the nineteenth century and one of the largest voyages of discovery the Western world had ever seen - six magnificent sailing vessels and a crew of hundreds that included botanists, geologists, mapmakers, and biologists, all under the command of the young, brash Lieutenant Charles Wilkes. Their goal was to cover the Pacific Ocean, top to bottom, and to plant the American flag around the world. Four years afte

Dec 25, 2014
Jason by Hamilton, Laurell K., author.

Jason

But sometimes you have to explain the unexplainable, especially if the love of your life needs to understand, or she'll leave you. Jason Schuyler is one of Anita Blake's best friends and favorite werewolves, with benefits. J.J. is his lady love, an old flame from childhood who dances at one of the top ballet companies in New York. She's accomplished, beautiful, and she's crazy about him, too. Neither of them wants to be monogamous, so what could go wrong?

Dec 25, 2014
Leroy Ninker saddles up by DiCamillo, Kate, author.

Leroy Ninker saddles up

Yippie-i-oh! Saddle up for the first in a spin-off series starring favorite characters from Kate DiCamillo's New York Times best-selling Mercy Watson books. Leroy Ninker has a hat, a lasso, and boots. What he doesn't have is a horse--until he meets Maybelline, that is, and then it's love at first sight. Maybelline loves spaghetti and sweet nothings, and she loves Leroy, too. But when Leroy forgets the third and final rule of caring for Maybelline, disaster ensues. Can Leroy wrestle fate to the g

Dec 25, 2014
Women and the White House gender, popular culture, and presidential politics by

Women and the White House gender, popular culture, and presidential politics

Dec 25, 2014
Woman of courage by Brunstetter, Wanda E.

Woman of courage

A Quaker woman dares the unknown to be a missionary in the western wilderness of the United States in 1837.

Dec 25, 2014
The westward Christmas brides collection - 9 historical romances answer the call of the American West. by

The westward Christmas brides collection - 9 historical romances answer the call of the American West.

Take the journey into the American west alongside nine women who are chasing their dreams Cynthia, for security; Beryl, for a new family; Adeline, for freedom; Molly, for marriage; Beth, for a new start; Belinda, for a place to heal; Suzette, for adventure; Juliet, for peace; and Caroline, for a future for her children. Celebrate Christmas alongside these pioneers as love finds them in nine distinctly different romances penned by leading Christian fiction authors, including New York Times bestse

Dec 25, 2014
Weight Watchers new complete cookbook over 500 delicious recipes for the healthy cook's kitchen. by

Weight Watchers new complete cookbook over 500 delicious recipes for the healthy cook's kitchen.

The newest and fully revised edition of one of America's best-selling cookbooks showcases delicious recipes for people who love to eat while embracing a healthier lifestyle Weight Watchers knows the secrets for pairing good nutrition with great taste. From hearty breakfasts to flavorful dinners, you'll discover new recipes that rely on lean meats, whole grains, and fresh produce. Try new favorites like Cremini Mushrooms with Quinoa and Thyme or Swiss Chard au Gratin, or family standbys like Butt

Dec 25, 2014
Think big unleashing your potential for excellence by Carson, Ben.

Think big unleashing your potential for excellence

A pediatric neurosurgeon offers his philosophy on life and success.

Dec 25, 2014
Treasure of Khan by Cussler, Clive.

Treasure of Khan

When an oil survey team is abducted after a suspicious accident, Dirk Pitt follows leads to Mongolia, where he learns about a megalomaniac's plot to supply oil to China and to undermine global oil markets.

Dec 25, 2014
Trapped a novel by Hannon, Irene.

Trapped a novel

Dec 25, 2014
The chocolate clown corpse a chocoholic mystery by Carl, JoAnna.

The chocolate clown corpse a chocoholic mystery

Revenge is sweet for a killer on the loose'and it all started with the murder of Warner Pier's most hated clown... Everyone who knew the bozo wanted him dead. Odd, then, that a complete stranger was accused of bursting Moe Davidson's balloons. But it's been a month since the miserable shop owner of Clowning Around was killed, and everybody's moving on, including Lee Woodyard. Her chocolate shop, TenHuis Chocolade, is next door to Moe's shuttered tourist trap, and it's giving her delicious ideas

Dec 25, 2014
Buttermilk sky by Watson, Jan.

Buttermilk sky

After Mary Pelfrey goes to business school in Lexington, Kentucky to improve her chances for a better life, she meets a young man from a wealthy family, but she can't seem to forget Chanis Clay, the young sheriff she left behind in her mountain hometown.

Dec 25, 2014
Love inspired suspense. May 2014, bundle 2 of 2 by

Love inspired suspense. May 2014, bundle 2 of 2

Dec 25, 2014
The light between oceans a novel by Stedman, M. L.

The light between oceans a novel

"A novel set on a remote Australian island, where a childless couple live quietly running a lighthouse, until a boat carrying a baby washes ashore"--

Dec 25, 2014
A Cup of Comfort for Christians Inspirational Stories of Faith. by Bell, James Stuart.

A Cup of Comfort for Christians Inspirational Stories of Faith.

Jesus speaks clearly from the midst for the more than fifty Christians from all walks of life who gather in this special little book.

Dec 25, 2014
Creative block by Krysa, Danielle.

Creative block

Dec 25, 2014
Constructive wallowing by Gilbertson, Tina.

Constructive wallowing

Dec 25, 2014
Wyoming strong by Palmer, Diana, author.

Wyoming strong

New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author DIANA PALMER returns to Wyoming with a fiery new couple! Wolf Patterson and Sara Brandon are archenemies from ages ago, but mischievous fate has brought the tall rancher with the pale blue eyes together with the dark-haired beauty'on neighboring Wyoming ranches. At first, sparks fly, but despite Wolf's misguided notions about the spirited Sara and her indignance over the assorted injustices he has thrown her way, a truce'of sorts'forms. Suddenly Sa

Dec 25, 2014
Christmas miracles inspirational true stories of holiday magic by Steiger, Brad.

Christmas miracles inspirational true stories of holiday magic

Recounts examples of contemporary miracles that took place at Christmastime, including healings, encounters with angels, and holiday visions.

Dec 25, 2014
America the beautiful rediscovering what made this nation great by Carson, Ben.

America the beautiful rediscovering what made this nation great

Tackling the issues at the forefront of the American mind--healthcare, education, capitalism, and more America the Beautiful is indispensable reading. From four-time bestselling author, internationally renowned neurosurgeon, and humanitarian Dr. Ben Carson, here is a sobering and inspiring manifesto of America's greatness, her failings, and the values and changes it will take to carry our country into a brilliant and prosperous future.

Dec 25, 2014
All in you are one decision away from a totally different life by Batterson, Mark.

All in you are one decision away from a totally different life

Dec 25, 2014
Food - a love story by Gaffigan, Jim, author.

Food - a love story

""What are my qualifications to write this book? None really. So why should you read it? Here's why: I'm a little fat. If a thin guy were to write about a love of food and eating I'd highly recommend that you do not read his book." Bacon. McDonalds. Cinnabon. Hot Pockets. Kale. Stand-up comedian and author Jim Gaffigan has made his career rhapsodizing over the most treasured dishes of the American diet ("choking on bacon is like getting murdered by your lover") and decrying the worst offenders (

Dec 25, 2014
A farewell to arms by Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961, author.

A farewell to arms

An unforgettable story of an American ambulance driver on the Italian front and his passion for a beautiful English nurse. Set against the looming horrors of the battlefield--weary, demoralized men marching in the rain during the German attack on Caporetto; the profound struggle between loyalty and desertion--this gripping, semiautobiographical work captures the harsh realities of war and the pain of lovers caught in its inexorable sweep. This edition collects all of the alternative endings toge

Dec 25, 2014
Faith commander - living five family values from the parables of Jesus by Robertson, Korie, 1973- author.

Faith commander - living five family values from the parables of Jesus

Dec 25, 2014
Eight Twenty Eight When Love Didn't Give Up. by Murphy, Larissa.

Eight Twenty Eight When Love Didn't Give Up.

What if that thing you really feared happened? Would the joy you hold pop? Or would you experience love and joy deeper than you can imagine? They met in college and fell in love. They talked about getting married, and he started looking for a ring. They dreamed about life together, a life of beauty and joy, raising babies and laughing with friends and growing old. They did not imagine a car accident. They did not imagine his brain injury. They did not dream about the need for constant care and a

Dec 25, 2014
The drop by Lehane, Dennis.

The drop

Dennis Lehane returns to the streets of Mystic River with this love story wrapped in a crime story wrapped in a journey of faith'the basis for the major motion picture The Drop, from Fox Searchlight Pictures directed by Michael Roskam, screenplay by Dennis Lehane, and starring Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, and James Gandolfini. Three days after Christmas, a lonely bartender looking for a reason to live rescues an abused puppy from a trash can and meets a damaged woman looking for something to believe

Dec 25, 2014
Don't give up, don't give in lessons from an extraordinary life by Zamperini, Louis, 1917-2014.

Don't give up, don't give in lessons from an extraordinary life

"Champion. Survivor. Hero. Legend. Completed just two days before Louis Zamperini's death at age 97, Don't Give Up, Don't Give In shares a lifetime of wisdom, insight, and humor from one of America's most inspiring lives. Zamperini's story has touched millions through Laura Hillenbrand's biography Unbroken, soon to be a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie. Now, in his own words, Louis Zamperini reveals, with warmth and great charm, the essential values and lessons that sustained him

Dec 25, 2014
Dog tales by Flory, Susy, 1965-

Dog tales

Dec 25, 2014
A dog gone murder josie marcus, mystery shopper by Viets, Elaine, 1950-

A dog gone murder josie marcus, mystery shopper

New in the national bestselling Josie Marcus, Mystery Shopper series, from the Agatha and Anthony Award-winning author of the Dead End Job Mystery series. Mystery shopper Josie Marcus is getting the dirt on doggy day-care centers, and discovers that one dog-loving local celebrity is really bad to the bone. Josie has been asked to investigate Uncle Bob's Doggy Day Camp, known for its commercials featuring Uncle Bob liking dogs so much that he acts like one. But Josie soon learns how Uncle Bob act

Dec 25, 2014
Days like these even in the Darkest Moments, light can shire through by Anderson, Kristian.

Days like these even in the Darkest Moments, light can shire through

Dec 25, 2014
The Daniel plan - 40 days to a healthier life by

The Daniel plan - 40 days to a healthier life

God designed our bodies to be healthy, providing everything we need to thrive and live abundantly. And with assistance from medical and fitness experts, Pastor Rick Warren and thousands of people from his congregation at Saddleback Church started a journey to transform their lives. The result: 15,000 people lost over 260,000 pounds in the first year. But the changes in people's lives went far beyond the pounds they lost. The Daniel Plan encourages people to get healthier together by optimizin

Dec 25, 2014
The dancing universe from creation myths to the big bang by Gleiser, Marcelo.

The dancing universe from creation myths to the big bang

Surveying scientists' and philosophers' ideas about the universe over the past twenty-five centuries, a prominent physicist plumbs the relationship between science and mythology, showing how recent theories of the universe's origin recall ancient creation myths.

Dec 25, 2014
Damn! - a cultural history of swearing in modern America by Chirico, Rob.

Damn! - a cultural history of swearing in modern America

Swearing, cussing, or cursing, out of anger, excitement, or just because, is something most of us do, at least to some degree. Turn on the television or open a magazine, and there it is. Damn! is an insightful and entertaining look at our evolving use of profanity over the last half-century or so, from a time when Gone with the Wind came under fire for using the word "damn" to an age where the f-bomb is dropped in all walks of life. Writer and artist Rob Chirico follows the course of swearing th

Dec 25, 2014
Blade of Heaven. Volume 1 by Hwang, Yong-su.

Blade of Heaven. Volume 1

Heaven, Hell, and the human world are all thrown off kilter when the sword of the Heaven King is stolen and a human named Soma is accused of the crime. Once the King of Heaven accepts that Soma didn't steal the sword, he tasks him with finding and retrieving it, with the help the Princess of Heaven.

Dec 25, 2014
The big picture getting perspective on what's really important in life by Carson, Ben.

The big picture getting perspective on what's really important in life

Dec 25, 2014
As you wish - inconceivable tales from the making of The princess bride by Elwes, Cary, 1962-

As you wish - inconceivable tales from the making of The princess bride

From actor Cary Elwes, who played the iconic role of Westley in The Princess Bride, comes a first-person account and behind-the-scenes look at the making of the cult classic film filled with never-before-told stories, exclusive photographs, and interviews with costars Robin Wright, Wallace Shawn, Billy Crystal, Christopher Guest, and Mandy Patinkin, as well as author and screenwriter William Goldman, producer Norman Lear, and director Rob Reiner.

Dec 25, 2014
Forbidden ground by Harper, Karen (Karen S.), author.

Forbidden ground

Www.KarenHarperAuthor.com Let the dead stay dead' Despite a traumatic childhood in Cold Creek, Ohio, the Lockwood sisters have reunited there for the wedding of youngest sister Tess to the town's sheriff. Maid of honor Kate Lockwood is determined to break through best man Grant Mason's defences. An anthropologist, Kate makes her living studying the dead. She is particularly interested in the prehistoric Adena civilization that once called the area home. A large burial mound sits on Mason family

Dec 25, 2014
Love inspired suspense. May 2014, bundle 2 of 2 by

Love inspired suspense. May 2014, bundle 2 of 2

Dec 25, 2014
The madman of Piney Woods by Curtis, Christopher Paul, author.

The madman of Piney Woods

Even though it is now 1901, the people of Buxton, Canada (originally a settlement of runaway slaves) and Chatham, Canada are still haunted by two events of half a century before--the American Civil War, and the Irish potato famine, and the lasting damage those events caused to the survivors.

Dec 25, 2014
Love inspired suspense. November 2013 bundle. by

Love inspired suspense. November 2013 bundle.

Four contemporary heart-pounding tales of suspense, romance, hope, and faith.

Dec 25, 2014
Rizzoli & Isles - die again - a novel by Gerritsen, Tess, author.

Rizzoli & Isles - die again - a novel

"Boston Detective Jane Rizzoli is on the case of a big game hunter found dead in his apartment, alone with the body of a beautiful white snow leopard he had recently been commissioned to procure and stuff for a high-profile museum in the area. Medical examiner Maura Isles connects the case to a number of seemingly unrelated deaths where the victims have all been found hanging upside down, the hallmark of a leopard's kill. Rizzoli follows the puzzling trail of clues all the way to Botswana, where

Dec 25, 2014
The presidential book of lists from most to least, elected to rejected, worst to cursed - fascinating facts about our chief executives by Strock, Ian Randal.

The presidential book of lists from most to least, elected to rejected, worst to cursed - fascinating facts about our chief executives

Offers an exciting, educational, and irresistible new take on a favored subject. Features rankings of all U.S. presidents in more than one hundred unique and often unexpected categories.

Dec 25, 2014
A place to belong by Snelling, Lauraine.

A place to belong

Desiring a home, Cassie's promised herself to a rancher already living on the land she inherited, but is her heart leading her towards another?

Dec 25, 2014
No fortunate son by Taylor, Brad, 1965- author.

No fortunate son

Dec 25, 2014
A new york christmas a novel by Perry, Anne.

A new york christmas a novel

Anne Perry's new Christmas novel is an irresistible tale of love, betrayal, greed, murder, and selfless devotion. For the first time, Perry's annual yuletide offering is set in New York City'a sparkling young metropolis bursting with life, promise, and subtle menace. The year is 1904. Twenty-three-year-old Jemima Pitt, the daughter of Thomas Pitt, head of the Special Branch of the Metropolitan Police, is crossing the Atlantic as companion to Delphinia Cardew, who is to marry the aristocratic Bre

Dec 25, 2014
Neil Patrick Harris choose your own autobiography by Harris, Neil Patrick.

Neil Patrick Harris choose your own autobiography

Tired of memoirs that only tell you what really happened' Sick of deeply personal accounts written in the first person' Seeking an exciting, interactive read that puts the "u" back in "aUtobiography"' Then look no further than Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography! In this revolutionary, Joycean experiment in light celebrity narrative, actor/personality/carbon-based life-form Neil Patrick Harris lets you, the reader, live his life. You will be born in New Mexico. You will get your b

Dec 25, 2014
Nathan hale - the life and death of america's first spy by Phelps, William M., author.

Nathan hale - the life and death of america's first spy

Dec 25, 2014
My Amish childhood by Eicher, Jerry S.

My Amish childhood

Dec 25, 2014
Murder tightly knit by Chapman, Vannetta, author.

Murder tightly knit

When a local Amish man is found dead, the Middlebury Amish Artisan Village comes under suspicion. Two amateur sleuths---one Amish, one English--will have to work quickly to keep fear from dividing their community. As fall blankets the Pumpkinvine Trail with leaves of brown, gold, and orange, a local Amish man is found dead on the path. The only clues to the murderer's identity point in two very different directions--toward the local survivalist group and toward the Amish Village--specifically th

Dec 25, 2014
The miracle of Christmas by Omartian, Stormie.

The miracle of Christmas

Dec 25, 2014
Mind in the Balance Meditation in Science, Buddhism, and Christianity. by Wallace, B. Alan.

Mind in the Balance Meditation in Science, Buddhism, and Christianity.

By establishing a dialogue in which the meditative practices of Buddhism and Christianity speak to the theories of modern philosophy and science, B. Alan Wallace reveals the theoretical similarities underlying these disparate disciplines and their unified approach to making sense of the objective world. Wallace begins by exploring the relationship between Christian and Buddhist meditative practices. He outlines a sequence of meditations the reader can undertake, showing that, though Buddhism and

Dec 25, 2014
A merry heart by Brunstetter, Wanda E.

A merry heart

Miriam Stoltzfus is a young Pennsylvania Amish woman once filled with dreams for a future with a man ... who jilted her. Now she is known as the old maid schoolteacher with a heart of stone. Could a forbidden romantic friendship with an English newspaper reporter stir the embers of her heart? Or, will she follow the traditional path and settle for a marriage of convenience born out of the sake of a child? Either way, she must find the key to letting go of the bitterness that binds her ability to

Dec 25, 2014
Making habits, breaking habits why we do things, why we don't, and how to make any change stick by Dean, Jeremy, 1974-

Making habits, breaking habits why we do things, why we don't, and how to make any change stick

Dean examines of one of the most powerful and under-appreciated processes in the mind: habits. He explains why seemingly easy habits, like eating an apple a day, can be surprisingly difficult to form, and how to take charge of your brain's natural "autopilot" to make any change stick. Any behavior is more than just a product of what you think. It is possible to bend your habits to your will-- and be happier, more creative, and more productive.

Dec 25, 2014
Make it ahead a barefoot contessa cookbook by Garten, Ina.

Make it ahead a barefoot contessa cookbook

For the first time, trusted and beloved cookbook author Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contessa, answers the number one question she receives from cooks: Can I make it ahead' If you've ever found yourself stuck in front of the stove at your own party, scrambling to get everything to the table at just the right moment, Ina is here to let you in on her secrets! Thanks to twenty years of running a specialty food store and fifteen years writing cookbooks, she has learned exactly which dishes you can prep,

Dec 25, 2014
Love inspired suspense. October 2013 bundle. by

Love inspired suspense. October 2013 bundle.

Dec 25, 2014
Foreign Policy Begins at Home the Case for Putting America's House in Order. by Haass, Richard.

Foreign Policy Begins at Home the Case for Putting America's House in Order.

"A rising China, climate change, terrorism, a nuclear Iran, a turbulent Middle East, and a reckless North Korea present serious challenges to our national security. But the biggest threat to the United States comes not from abroad-but from within. Burgeoning deficit and debt, crumbling infrastructure, second class schools, and an outdated immigration system have resulted in a country less competitive and far more vulnerable than it should be. In Foreign Policy Begins at Home, Council on Foreign

Dec 25, 2014
Possess A shamed novel by Altom, Laura Marie.

Possess A shamed novel

Dec 26, 2014
Captivated By You by Day, Sylvia.

Captivated By You

"Gideon calls me his angel, but he's the miracle in my life. My gorgeous, wounded warrior, so determined to slay my demons while refusing to face his own. The vows we'd exchanged should have bound us tighter than blood and flesh. Instead they opened old wounds, exposed pain and insecurities, and lured bitter enemies out of the shadows. I felt him slipping from my grasp, my greatest fears becoming my reality, my love tested in ways I wasn't sure I was strong enough to bear. At the brightest time

Dec 26, 2014
Love That Dog by Creech, Sharon.

Love That Dog

With a fresh and deceptively simple style, acclaimed author Sharon Creech tells a story with enormous heart. Written as a series of free-verse poems from Jack's point of view. Jack hates poetry. Only girls write it and every time he tries to, his brain feels empty. But his teacher, Ms. Stretchberry, won't stop giving her class poetry assignments -- and Jack can't avoid them. But then something amazing happens. The more he writes, the more he learns he does have something to say. Supports the Com

Dec 26, 2014
See How They Run by Patterson, James.

See How They Run

Outside New York City, the palatial home of Dr. David Strauss's parents is attacked by gunmen during a glittering party. As he watches helplessly, his wife is murdered. In Los Angeles, Strauss's brother is killed during the Academy Award ceremonies. In Manhattan, his past sweetheart, Alix Rothchild, is running for her life. Dr. David Strauss is soon obsessed with finding the explosive secret behind the murders of his family members. His dangerous odyssey takes him across Europe, and finally to t

Dec 27, 2014
The Client by Grisham, John.

The Client

In a weedy lot on the outskirts of memphis, two  boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull upt ot the  curb... Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother  were sharing a forbidden cigarrette when a chance  encounter with a suicidal laywer left Mark knowing  a bloody and explosive secret: the whereabouts of  the most sought-after dead body in America. Now  Mark is caught between a legal system gone mad  and a mob killer desperate to cover up his crime.  And his only ally is a woman named Reggie Love

Dec 27, 2014