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Ten Ways Not to Commit Suicide by McDaniels, Darryl 'Dmc'.

Ten Ways Not to Commit Suicide

In this riveting memoir, Darryl McDaniels speaks openly about his emotional and psychological struggles and the impact on his life, and addresses the many reasons that led him, and thousands of others, to consider suicide. Some of the factors include, feelings of loneliness, isolation, and alienation, and a lack of understanding and support from friends and family when it's needed most. He also provides essential information on resources for getting help. Revealing how even the most successful p

May 27, 2016
Black Widow - forever red by Stohl, Margaret, author.

Black Widow - forever red

Enter the world of the Avengers' iconic master spy Natasha Romanoff is one of the world's most lethal assassins. Trained from a young age in the arts of death and deception, Natasha was given the title of Black Widow by Ivan Somodorov, her brutal teacher at the Red Room, Moscow's infamous academy for operatives. Ava Orlova is just trying to fit in as an average Brooklyn teenager, but her life has been anything but average. The daughter of a missing Russian quantum physicist, Ava was once subject

May 27, 2016
In the clearing by Dugoni, Robert, author.

In the clearing

Detective Tracy Crosswhite has a skill, and a soft spot, for tackling unsolved crimes. Having lost her own sister to murder at a young age, Tracy has dedicated her career to bringing justice and closure to the families and friends of victims of crime. So when Jenny, a former police academy classmate and prote´ge´, asks Tracy to help solve a cold case that involves the suspicious suicide of a Native American high school girl forty years earlier, Tracy agrees. Following up on evidence Jenny's dete

May 27, 2016
Love that boy - what two presidents, eight road trips, and my son taught me about a parent's expectations by Fournier, Ron, 1963- author.

Love that boy - what two presidents, eight road trips, and my son taught me about a parent's expectations

What parents want for their children - popularity, normalcy, genius -, and what they truly need - grit, empathy, character - are explored by National Journal's Ron Fournier, who weaves his extraordinary journey to acceptance around the latest research on childhood development and stories of other loving but struggling parents.

May 27, 2016
Sweetbitter a novel by Danler, Stephanie.

Sweetbitter a novel

"A lush, thrilling debut--a publishing event already the subject of an article in The New York Times--about a year in the life of a uniquely beguiling young woman, set in the wild, alluring world of a famous downtown New York restaurant. "Let's say I was born when I came over the George Washington Bridge ..." This is how we meet unforgettable Tess, the 22-year-old at the heart of this stunning debut. Shot like a bullet from a mundane past, she's come to New York to escape the provincial, to take

May 27, 2016
A tyranny of petticoats - 15 stories of belles, bank robbers & other badass girls by

A tyranny of petticoats - 15 stories of belles, bank robbers & other badass girls

From an impressive sisterhood of YA writers comes an edge-of-your-seat anthology of historical fiction and fantasy featuring a diverse array of daring heroines.

May 27, 2016
Troublemaker - a novel by Howard, Linda, 1950- author.

Troublemaker - a novel

For Morgan Yancy, an operative and team leader in a paramilitary group, nothing comes before his job. But when he's ambushed and almost killed, his supervisor is determined to find out who's after the members of his elite squad--and why. Due to worries that this unknown enemy will strike again, Morgan is sent to a remote location and told to lay low and stay vigilant. But between a tempting housemate he's determined to protect and a deadly threat waiting in the shadows, keeping under the radar i

May 27, 2016
The shift - one nurse, twelve hours, four patients' lives by Brown, Theresa, author.

The shift - one nurse, twelve hours, four patients' lives

In a book as eye-opening as it is riveting, practicing nurse and New York Times columnist Theresa Brown invites us to experience not just a day in the life of a nurse but all the life that happens in just one day in a hospital's cancer ward. In the span of twelve hours, lives can be lost, life-altering medical treatment decisions made, and dreams fulfilled or irrevocably stolen. In Brown's skilled hands--as both a dedicated nurse and an insightful chronicler of events--we are given an unpreceden

May 27, 2016
Heat and Light by Haigh, Jennifer.

Heat and Light

Depicts a community blessed and cursed by its natural resources. Soaring and ambitious, it zooms from drill rig to shareholders' meeting to the Three Mile Island nuclear reactor to the ruined landscape of the strippins, haunting reminders of Pennsylvania's past energy booms. This is a dispatch from a forgotten America, a work of searing moral clarity from one of the finest writers of her generation, a courageous and necessary book.

May 27, 2016
The awakened family [sound recording] - a revolutionary in parenting by Tsabary, Shefali, 1972-

The awakened family [sound recording] - a revolutionary in parenting

May 27, 2016
32 yolks - from my mother's table to working the line by Ripert, Eric, author.

32 yolks - from my mother's table to working the line

Even before he knew how to make a proper omelet, Eric Ripert was a young boy in the South of France who felt that his world had come to an end. The only place he felt at home was in the kitchen. His desire to not only cook, but to become the best would lead him into some of the most celebrated and demanding restaurants in Paris and trying to survive the brutal, exacting environment of their kitchens.

May 27, 2016
The Only Rule is It Has to Work by Miller, Sam.

The Only Rule is It Has to Work

What would happen if two statistics minded outsiders were allowed to run a professional baseball team? It's the ultimate in fantasy baseball, pick the roster, set the lineup, and decide on strategies, with real players, in a real ballpark, in a real playoff race. That's what baseball analysts Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller got to do when an independent minor league team in California offered them the chance to run its baseball operations according to the most advanced statistics.

May 27, 2016
My Grandfather's Son by Thomas, Clarence.

My Grandfather's Son

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas presents a stirring memoir, covering his life and career. Here, he reveals the truth behind his harrowing rise to prominence, including his drawn-out, controversial Senate confirmation hearing and the scandalous accusations of Anita Hill, his former aide.

May 27, 2016
A Lowcountry Wedding by Monroe, Mary Alice.

A Lowcountry Wedding

Nothing could be more enchanting than a summer wedding in Charleston's fabled lowcountry. A centuries-old church, an avenue of ancient oaks dripping moss, a storied ballroom, a sand dune at sunset. Yet when a stranger arrives, a long held family secret could silence the bells ringing for the Muir sisters. Scandals surface, family bonds are questioned, and promises are broken and renewed.

May 27, 2016
Let the people rule - Theodore Roosevelt and the birth of the presidential primary by Cowan, Geoffrey, author.

Let the people rule - Theodore Roosevelt and the birth of the presidential primary

A portrait of Theodore Roosevelt's controversial 1912 campaign describes how he unsuccessfully challenged close friend William Howard Taft for the nomination, established key practices in primary elections, and created a new political party.

May 27, 2016
Risen by Hunt, Angela.

Risen

Epic in scope, yet deeply personal, this novelization offers a unique perspective on the story of the resurrection. Roman Tribune Clavius is assigned by Pilate to keep the radical followers of the recently executed Yeshua from stealing the body and inciting revolution. When the body goes missing despite his precautions, Clavius must hunt it down. His investigation leads him from the halls of Herod Antipas to the Garden of Gethsemane and brings him in touch with believer and doubter alike. But as

May 27, 2016
Vengeance by Zane.

Vengeance

After fleeing from Atlanta years ago following a traumatic event, Caprice Tatum decides it's time to return to her roots-only this time, she's coming back as Wicket, the international pop sensation who's the very definition of fame and fortune. And while she may be the perfect diva onstage, offstage she's desperate to finally lay her past to rest. Her plan? Revenge.

May 27, 2016
Freedom by Dugard, Jaycee.

Freedom

In the follow-up to her number one best selling memoir, A Stolen Life, Jaycee Dugard tells the story of her first experiences after years in captivity: the joys that accompanied her newfound freedom and the challenges of adjusting to life on her own.

May 27, 2016
For the glory Eric Liddell's journey from Olympic champion to modern martyr by Hamilton, Duncan, 1958-

For the glory Eric Liddell's journey from Olympic champion to modern martyr

Many people will remember Eric Liddell as the Olympic gold medalist from the Academy Award winning film 'Chariots of Fire'. Famously, Liddell would not run on Sunday because of his strict observance of the Christian sabbath, and so he did not compete in his signature event, the 100 meters, at the 1924 Paris Olympics. He was the greatest sprinter in the world at the time, and his choice not to run was ridiculed by the British Olympic committee, his fellow athletes, and most of the world press. Ye

May 27, 2016
A fine imitation a novel by Brock, Amber.

A fine imitation a novel

Set in the glamorous 1920s, this is an intoxicating debut that sweeps readers into a privileged Manhattan socialite's restless life and the affair with a mysterious painter that upends her world. Vera Bellington has beauty, pedigree, and a penthouse at The Angelus. Emil Hallan arrives at The Angelus to paint a mural above its glittering subterranean pool. The handsome French artist shrouds his work in secrecy, and piques Vera's curiosity. When the dangerous mysteries of Emil's past are revealed,

May 27, 2016