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Our kids - the American dream in crisis by Putnam, Robert D., author.

Our kids - the American dream in crisis

It's the American dream: get a good education, work hard, buy a house, and achieve prosperity and success. This is the America we believe in7a nation of opportunity, constrained only by ability and effort. But during the last twenty-five years we have seen a disturbing "opportunity gap" emerge. Americans have always believed in equality of opportunity, the idea that all kids, regardless of their family background, should have a decent chance to improve their lot in life.

Apr 18, 2015
One mile under - a Ty Hauck novel by Gross, Andrew, 1952- author.

One mile under - a Ty Hauck novel

A thriller "about a whitewater rafting guide who investigates a suspicious death and uncovers a multinational conspiracy"--

Apr 18, 2015
On immunity - an inoculation by Biss, Eula.

On immunity - an inoculation

Upon becoming a new mother, Eula Biss addresses a chronic condition of fear: fear of the government, the medical establishment, and what is in children's food, mattresses, medicines, and vaccines. Biss investigates the metaphors and myths surrounding the conception of immunity and its implications for the individual and the social body. As she hears more and more fears about vaccines, Biss researches what they mean for her own child, her immediate community, America, and the world.

Apr 18, 2015
Natural born heroes - how a daring band of misfits mastered the lost secrets of strength and endurance by McDougall, Christopher, 1962-

Natural born heroes - how a daring band of misfits mastered the lost secrets of strength and endurance

Apr 18, 2015
Murder in the mystery suite by Adams, Ellery.

Murder in the mystery suite

"Tucked away in the rolling hills of rural western Virginia lies the storybook resort of Storyton Hall, catering to book lovers who want to get away from it all. To increase her number of bookings, resort manager Jane Steward has decided to host a Murder and Mayhem week so that fans of the mystery genre can gather together for some role-playing and fantasy crime solving. But when the winner of the scavenger hunt, Felix Hampden, is found dead in the Mystery Suite, and the valuable book that he wo

Apr 18, 2015
Mrs. Grant and Madame Jule by Chiaverini, Jennifer, author.

Mrs. Grant and Madame Jule

"The New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker and Mrs. Lincoln's Rival imagines the inner life of Julia Grant, beloved as a Civil War general's wife and the First Lady, yet who grappled with a profound and complex relationship with the slave who was her namesake-until she forged a proud identity of her own. In 1844, Missouri belle Julia Dent met dazzling horseman Lieutenant Ulysses S Grant. Four years passed before their parents permitted them to wed, and the groom's abolit

Apr 15, 2015
Miss Julia stirs up trouble by Ross, Ann B.

Miss Julia stirs up trouble

"With a crisp bite in the air, Miss Julia is enjoying a well-earned respite by her new fireplace. But autumn leaves aren't the only things falling: James, Hazel Marie's housekeeper, has had a nasty tumble down some stairs. How can Hazel Marie feed and take care of him--not to mention a husband and two babies--when she barely knows how to boil water? Miss Julia jumps in to help by convincing the ladies of Abbotsville to put on their aprons and give cooking lessons. With success so close she can t

Apr 15, 2015
Miracle at Augusta by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Miracle at Augusta

A year ago Travis McKinley, an unknown golfing amateur, shocked the world by winning the PGA Senior Open at Pebble Beach. Now he makes his living playing golf in paradise, and everything should be perfect--but Travis can't shake the feeling that he's a fraud, an impostor who doesn't deserve his success. Then Travis blows a tournament and is suspended for assaulting another player. His family and friends are shocked, and Travis realizes he needs to find his purpose. His quest leads him to befrien

Apr 18, 2015
Meaning of human existence by Wilson, Edward O.

Meaning of human existence

Apr 18, 2015
Map of betrayal by Jin, Ha

Map of betrayal

Apr 15, 2015
Love without end by Hatcher, Robin Lee.

Love without end

When 84-year-old Anna McKenna returns to King's Meadow and to the Leonard ranch, she becomes an agent of change and healing for the two hurting families.

Apr 18, 2015
Lock in by Scalzi, John, 1969- author.

Lock in

Not too long from today, a new, highly contagious virus makes its way across the globe. Most who get sick experience nothing worse than flu, fever, and headaches. But for the unlucky one percent, the disease causes 'Lock In.' Victims fully awake and aware, but unable to move or respond to stimulus. The disease affects young, old, rich, poor, people of every color and creed. The world changes to meet the challenge.

Apr 18, 2015
Live right and find happiness (although beer is much faster) life lessons and other ravings from Dave Barry by Barry, Dave.

Live right and find happiness (although beer is much faster) life lessons and other ravings from Dave Barry

During the course of living (mumble, mumble) years, Dave Barry has learned much of wisdom,* (*actual wisdom not guaranteed) and he is eager to pass it on--to the next generation, the generation after that, and to those idiots who make driving to the grocery store in Florida a death-defying experience.

Apr 18, 2015
Leaving Berlin - a novel by Kanon, Joseph, author.

Leaving Berlin - a novel

Berlin 1948. Almost four years after the war's end, the city is still in ruins, a physical wasteland and a political symbol about to rupture. In the west, a blockaded city is barely surviving on airlifted supplies. In the east, the early days of political reconstruction are being undermined by the compromises of the Cold War. Alex Meier, a young Jewish writer, fled the Nazis for America before the war. But the politics of his youth have now put him in the crosshairs of the McCarthy witch hunts.

Apr 18, 2015
Jackaby by Ritter, R. William.

Jackaby

Newly arrived in New England, 1892, and in need of a job, Abigail meets R. F. Jackaby, an investigator of the unexplained with a keen eye for the extraordinary. Abigail has a gift for noticing ordinary but important details, which makes her perfect for Jackaby's assistant. Abigail finds herself on a thrilling case: A serial killer is on the loose. The police believe it's an ordinary villain, but Jackaby is certain it is the work of a creature whose existence the police seem adamant to deny.

Apr 15, 2015
It's what I do - a photographer's life of love and war by Addario, Lynsey, author.

It's what I do - a photographer's life of love and war

Lynsey Addario was just a young photographer when the events of September 11, 2001, changed the world. She makes a decision she would often find herself making: to set out across the world, face the chaos of crisis, and make a name for herself. This is the story of her singular calling: how it shapes and drives her life and how it changes the lives of others. It is more than just a snapshot of life on the front lines; it is witness to the human cost of war.

Apr 18, 2015
Increase your financial IQ - get smarter with your money by Kiyosaki, Robert T., 1947-, author.

Increase your financial IQ - get smarter with your money

Robert T. Kiyosaki has firmly believed that the best investment one can ever make is in taking the time to truly understand how their finances work. Too many people are more interested in finding quick-hitting schemes or shortcuts to real wealth. Kiyosaki provides his five key principles of Financial Intelligence that will have listeners building their own wealth in no time.

Apr 18, 2015
In the unlikely event by Blume, Judy

In the unlikely event

Apr 15, 2015
Hot pursuit by Woods, Stuart, author.

Hot pursuit

"Stone Barrington is back in the exciting new adventure from perennial fan favorite Stuart Woods. It's not often that Stone Barrington finds a woman as accustomed to the jet-set lifestyle as he, so he's pleasantly surprised when he meets a gorgeous pilot who's soon moving to New York, and available for closer acquaintance. Their travels together lead them from Wichita to Europe, but trailing them is some unwanted baggage his new lady love's unstable, criminal ex-boyfriend. And while Stone is fen

Apr 14, 2015
Holmes on the range by Hockensmith, Steve, author.

Holmes on the range

In 1893, inspired by their hero, master sleuth Sherlock Holmes, two cowboys, Big Red and Old Red Amlingmeyer, put their detecting skills to use to uncover the truth about the murder of a ranch hand on their Montana cattle ranch.

Apr 18, 2015