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The Dorito effect - the surprising new truth about food and flavor by Schatzker, Mark, author.

The Dorito effect  - the surprising new truth about food and flavor

Mark Schatzker shows how the approach to the nation's number one public health crisis has gotten it wrong. The epidemics of obesity, heart disease, and diabetes are not tied to the overabundance of fat or carbs. Instead, people have been led astray by the growing divide between flavor, the tastes they crave, and the underlying nutrition.

Aug 31, 2015
The closers a Bosch novel by Connelly, Michael, 1956-

The closers a Bosch novel

He walked away from the job three years ago. But Harry Bosch cannot resist the call to join the elite Open/Unsolved Unit. His mission: solve murders whose investigations were flawed, stalled, or abandoned to L.A.'s tides of crime. With some people openly rooting for his failure, Harry catches the case of a teenager dragged off to her death on Oat Mountain, and traces the DNA on the murder weapon to a small-time criminal. But something bigger and darker beckons and Harry must battle to fit all th

Aug 31, 2015
The China challenge shaping the choices of a rising power by Christensen, Thomas J., 1962- author.

The China challenge shaping the choices of a rising power

Many see China's rise as a threat to the U.S. leadership in Asia and beyond. Thomas J. Christensen argues instead that the real challenge lies in dissuading China from regional aggression while eliciting its global cooperation. Drawing on decades of scholarship and experience as a senior diplomat, Christensen offers a deep perspective on China's military and economic capacity. Assessing China's political outlook and strategic goals, Christensen shows how nationalism and the threat of domestic in

Aug 31, 2015
The boy most likely to by Fitzpatrick, Huntley, author.

The boy most likely to

Surprises abound and sparks ignite in the highly anticipated, utterly romantic companion to My life next door-- Tim Mason was The boy most likely to: - find the liquor cabinet blindfolded - need a liver transplant - drive his car into a house. Alice Garrett was The girl most likely to: - well, not date her little brother's baggage-burdened best friend, for starters. For Tim, it wouldn't be smart to fall for Alice. For Alice, nothing could be scarier than falling for Tim. But Tim has never been k

Aug 31, 2015
Blood on snow by Nesbø, Jo, 1960- author.

Blood on snow

"From the internationally acclaimed author of the Harry Hole novels--a new, electrifying stand-alone thriller set in Oslo in the 1970s: the story of an unusually complicated contract killer--the perfectly sympathetic antihero--that is, as well, an edgy, almost lyrical meditation on death and love. This is the story of Olav: an extremely talented "fixer" whose unexpected capacity for love is as far-reaching as his talent for murder. He works for Oslo's crime kingpin, "fixing" anyone who causes hi

Aug 31, 2015
Blackout - remembering the things I drank to forget by Hepola, Sarah, author.

Blackout - remembering the things I drank to forget

Sarah Hepola, a single woman with a rising career in media, was also a serious blackout drinker. Mornings became detective work on her own life: What did I say last night? Can I ever stop drinking like this? In her spirited memoir, Hepola pieces together her story, along with the science and history of the blackout itself. As she stares down her past in sobriety, she also learns how to live, love, create, and be a friend without the comfort of her crutch.

Aug 31, 2015
Black dog summer by Sherry, Miranda.

Black dog summer

A mother watches from the afterlife as her teenage daughter recovers amidst the startling dysfunction of her extended family.

Aug 31, 2015
Being Nixon a man divided by Thomas, Evan, 1951-

Being Nixon a man divided

Brings new life to one of American history's most infamous, paradoxical, and enigmatic politicians: Richard Nixon. Dispensing with myths to achieve an intimate and evenhanded look at the actual man, Evan Thomas delivers the best single-volume biography of Nixon to date, a radical, unique portrait of a complicated figure who was both determinedly optimistic and tragically flawed.

Aug 31, 2015
Avenue of spies a true story of terror, espionage, and one American family's heroic resistance in Nazi-occupied Paris by Kershaw, Alex.

Avenue of spies a true story of terror, espionage, and one American family's heroic resistance in Nazi-occupied Paris

Dr. Sumner Jackson smuggled fallen Allied fighter pilots safely out of France, a job complicated by the hospital director's close ties to collaborationist Vichy. After witnessing the brutal round-up of his Jewish friends, Jackson invited Liberation to officially operate out of his home at Number 11. But the noose soon began to tighten. When his secret life was discovered by his Nazi neighbors, he and his family were forced to undertake a journey into the dark heart of the war-torn continent.

Aug 31, 2015
Another day by Levithan, David, author.

Another day

"Rhiannon is disappointed that her neglectful boyfriend Justin doesn't remember the one perfect day they shared, until a stranger tells her that the Justin she spent that day with, the one who made her feel like a real person... wasn't Justin at all"--

Aug 31, 2015
Among the ten thousand things a novel by Pierpont, Julia.

Among the ten thousand things a novel

Jack Shanley is a well-known New York artist, charming and vain, who doesn't mean to plunge his family into crisis. His wife, Deb, gladly left behind a difficult career as a dancer to raise the two children she adores. In the ensuing years, she has mostly avoided coming face-to-face with the weaknesses of the man she married. But then an anonymously sent package arrives in the mail: a cardboard box containing sheaves of printed emails chronicling Jack's secret life. The package is addressed to D

Aug 31, 2015
"N" is for noose by Grafton, Sue.

"N" is for noose

PI Kinsey Millhone of California is hired by the widow of a policeman who refused to tell her what was on his mind. Kinsey learns he suspected some policemen of murder. When Kinsey opens an investigation, the town clams up.

Aug 31, 2015
The alphabet house by Adler-Olsen, Jussi.

The alphabet house

Two British pilots during World War II are shot down during a raid over Germany. They survive the crash, but are faced with a German dog patrol. They manage to save themselves by jumping aboard a hospital train and hide among the patients. But when they reach their destination, it occurs to them that it is a mental hospital. Now they can either try to simulate insanity or try to escape.

Aug 31, 2015
The butterfly and the violin by Cambron, Kristy. author.

The butterfly and the violin

Manhattan art dealer Sera James watched her world crumble at the altar two years ago, and her desire for distraction reignites a passion for a mysterious portrait she first saw as a young girl: a painting of a young violinist with piercing blue eyes. Sera crosses paths with William Hanover, and together they slowly unravel the story behind the painting's subject: Austrian violinist Adele Von Bron, daughter to a high-ranking member of the Third Reich ... who risked everything when she began smugg

Aug 31, 2015
Candy corn murder - a Lucy Stone mystery by Meier, Leslie, author.

Candy corn murder - a Lucy Stone mystery

Lucy's getting very annoyed that her husband Bill and his friend Evan have been working seemingly nonstop on their potentially prize-winning pumpkin catapult. But when the day of the big contest arrives, Evan is nowhere to be found, until a catapulted pumpkin busts open the trunk of the Dodge. Amid the pumpkin gore is a very deceased Evan. Bill is on the hook for the Halloween homicide, so Lucy knows she's got some serious sleuthing to do. With each new lead pointing her in a different direction

Aug 31, 2015
The cartel - a novel by Winslow, Don, 1953- author

The cartel - a novel

It's 2004. DEA agent Art Keller has been fighting the war on drugs for thirty years in a blood feud against Ada´n Barrera, the head of El Federacio´n, the world's most powerful cartel, and the man who brutally murdered Keller's partner. Finally putting Barrera away cost Keller dearly--the woman he loves, the beliefs he cherishes, the life he wants to lead. Then Barrera gets out, determined to rebuild the empire that Keller shattered. Unwilling to live in a world with Barrera in it, Keller goes o

Aug 31, 2015
Diamond of Jeru by L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988, author

Diamond of Jeru

A couple bored with their marriage travel to Borneo in search of adventure and a legendary diamond belonging to a local chieftain.

Aug 31, 2015
Delicious foods - a novel by Hannaham, James, author

Delicious foods - a novel

Darlene, a young widow and mother devastated by the death of her husband, turns to drugs to erase the trauma. In this fog of grief, she is lured with the promise of a great job to a mysterious farm run by a shady company, with disastrous consequences for both her and her eleven-year-old son, Eddie, left behind in a panic-stricken search for her.

Aug 31, 2015
Down among the dead men - a Peter Diamond investigation by Lovesey, Peter.

Down among the dead men - a Peter Diamond investigation

In a Sussex town on the southeast coast of England, a widely disliked art teacher at a posh private girls' school disappears without explanation. Meanwhile, detective Peter Diamond finds himself in Sussex, much against his wishes. His irritating and often obtuse supervisor, Assistant Chief Constable Georgina Dallymore, has made Diamond accompany her on a Home Office internal investigation. A Sussex detective has been suspended for failing to follow up on DNA evidence that linked a relative to a

Aug 31, 2015
The end of diabetes - the eat to live plan to prevent and reverse diabetes by Fuhrman, Joel.

The end of diabetes - the eat to live plan to prevent and reverse diabetes

"Despite what you might have heard, diabetes is not a lifelong condition. It does not have to shorten your life span or result in high blood pressure, heart disease, kidney failure, blindness, or other life-threatening ailments. In fact, most diabetics can get off medication and become 100 percent healthy in just a few simple steps. In The End of Diabetes, Dr. Joel Fuhrman shows how you can prevent and reverse diabetes and its related symptoms and lose weight in the process" --

Aug 31, 2015