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The wheel - inventions & reinventions by Bulliet, Richard W., author.

The wheel - inventions & reinventions

Feb 12, 2016
Here, bullet by Turner, Brian, 1967-

Here, bullet

A collection of poems by Brian Turner that were inspired by his experiences as a soldier.

Feb 12, 2016
The woman's wakeup - how to shake up your looks, life, and love after 50 by Johnson, Lois Joy, author.

The woman's wakeup - how to shake up your looks, life, and love after 50

"The Woman's Wakeup is a user-friendly, inspirational guide that provides firsthand advice for women on everything from dating (again!) to being a glam grandmother, reviving a wardrobe, making friends in a new town, working in a new environment, and figuring out how to stand out in a youth-obsessed world. Filled with Johnson's expert tips--as well as interviews with medical professionals and women 50+ of various walks of life who have been there, done that, and are still on the road to adventure

Feb 12, 2016
Why didn't they teach me this in school? - 99 personal money management principles to live by by Siegel, Cary, author.

Why didn't they teach me this in school? - 99 personal money management principles to live by

This book includes eight important lessons focusing on 99 principles that will quickly and memorably enhance any individual's money management acumen. Unlike many of the personal money management books out there, this book is a quick, easily digested read that focuses more on the qualitative side than the quantitative side of personal money management. The principles are not from a textbook. Rather, they are practical principles learned by the author as he navigated through his financial life. M

Feb 12, 2016
The Mafia hit man's daughter by Scarpa, Linda, author.

The Mafia hit man's daughter

"Gregory Scarpa, Sr. was a stone-cold killer in the Colombo crime family, but to Linda, he was also a loving, devoted father. She reveals what it was like to grow up in the violent world of the mob and to come to grips with the truth about her father and the devastation he wrought"--

Feb 12, 2016
The rap year book - the most important rap song from every year since 1979, discussed, debated, and deconstructed by Serrano, Shea, author.

The rap year book - the most important rap song from every year since 1979, discussed, debated, and deconstructed

"The Rap Year Book takes readers on a journey that begins in 1979, widely regarded as the moment rap became recognized as part of the cultural and musical landscape, and comes right up to the present. Shea Serrano deftly pays homage to the most important song of each year. Serrano also examines the most important moments that surround the history and culture of rap music--from artists' backgrounds to issues of race, the rise of hip-hop, and the struggles among its major players--both personal an

Feb 12, 2016
Quilter's Academy. Vol. 5, Master's year - a skill-building course in quiltmaking by Hargrave, Harriet, author.

Quilter's Academy. Vol. 5, Master's year - a skill-building course in quiltmaking

Build upon skills developed in the first four volumes to learn how to invent your own medallion quilts sparked by historic and award-winning examples.

Feb 12, 2016
Quilter's academy. Vol. 3, Junior year - a skill-building course in quiltmaking by Hargrave, Harriet, author

Quilter's academy. Vol. 3, Junior year - a skill-building course in quiltmaking

The third volume in the Hargrave's quiltmaking series covers eight new methods of creating precise, half-square triangles, teaches how to make-three-triangle unit squares, quarter-square triangles, as well as the Flying Gesse and Feathered Stars blocks, and provides new "internal frame" border ideas to make quilt designs even more dynamic.

Feb 12, 2016
Puppy care by Gagne, Tammy, author

Puppy care

Becoming a dog owner can be one of the most rewarding decisions you will ever make. Whether you have never owned a pet or you already have one or two dogs at home, the idea of getting a new puppy may be appealing. After all, dogs make life more fun, and there is something truly exceptional about the bond you can form with these wonderful creatures. It is essential, though, that when you decide to add a puppy to your life and routine, you are truly ready for everything it entails. As adorable as

Feb 12, 2016
The Princeton history of modern Ireland by

The Princeton history of modern Ireland

Feb 12, 2016
Pomeranian by Mesmer, Sandy Bergstrom.

Pomeranian

Feb 12, 2016
Personal finance for dummies by Tyson, Eric (Eric Kevin), author.

Personal finance for dummies

Is your money working to increase your wealth? Tyson combines time-tested financial advice with updated strategies to help you put your money to work, and protect your financial future.

Feb 12, 2016
Personal finance after 50 for dummies by Tyson, Eric (Eric Kevin), author.

Personal finance after 50 for dummies

Your golden years will present unique financial opportunities and challenges. This hands-on, practical guide empowers you to chart your financial course with targeted advice for investing, spending, and protecting your wealth for the decades to come.

Feb 12, 2016
Pasta by Carluccio, Antonio, author.

Pasta

Feb 12, 2016
No-till gardening - the organic method for richer soil, healthier crops, and fewer weeds. by Warnock, Caleb (Caleb J.), 1973-, author

No-till gardening - the organic method for richer soil, healthier crops, and fewer weeds.

Feb 12, 2016
The next Africa - an emerging continent becomes a global powerhouse by Bright, Jake.

The next Africa - an emerging continent becomes a global powerhouse

"After decades of resting on the world's economic margins, Africa is in the midst of tectonic transformation, redefining itself as a source of innovation and a destination for capital investment"--

Feb 12, 2016
And then all hell broke loose - two decades in the Middle East by Engel, Richard, 1973- author.

And then all hell broke loose - two decades in the Middle East

"Based on two decades of reporting, NBC's chief foreign correspondent's riveting story of the Middle East revolutions, the Arab Spring, war, and terrorism seen up-close--sometimes dangerously so. When he was just twenty-three, a recent graduate of Stanford University, Richard Engel set off to Cairo with $2,000 and dreams of being a reporter. Shortly thereafter he was working freelance for Arab news sources and got a call that a busload of Italian tourists were massacred at a Cairo museum. This i

Feb 12, 2016
Maltese by Drastura, Jenny.

Maltese

Feb 12, 2016
Making books with kids - 25 paper projects to fold, sew, paste, pop, and draw by Smith, Esther K., author.

Making books with kids - 25 paper projects to fold, sew, paste, pop, and draw

"Spread the joy and craft of books in your family with Making Books with Kids. An inspiring collection of ideas and projects for encouraging an artistic spirit in children! Making Books with Kids features more than 25 creative, kid-friendly projects in design, illustration, paper decorating, binding techniques and more. Book artist and author Esther K. Smith offers an exciting resource of easy-to-follow instructions supported throughout with step-by-step, full-color photographs and illustrations

Feb 12, 2016
Mac OS X El Capitan for seniors - learn step by step how to work with Mac OS X El Capitan. by

Mac OS X El Capitan for seniors - learn step by step how to work with Mac OS X El Capitan.

Feb 12, 2016