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Barron's essential words for the GRE by Geer, Philip, author.

Barron's essential words for the GRE

Presents lists of advanced vocabulary words to be studied for the Graduate Record Examination, with definitions, examples of how the words are used, a pretest and posttest, and a special section on high-frequency words and their roots.

Jul 21, 2014
Accentuate the negative - making the most of negative space in modern quilts by Price, Trisch author

Accentuate the negative - making the most of negative space in modern quilts

Trisch Price left QuiltCon 2013 inspired. She was intrigued by the negative space in modern quilts, seeing it as not empty space but room for positive design. She returned to her studio full of ideas. Eighteen dynamic quilts are the result. Join Trisch as she explores six aspects of negative space design: gradation, reversal, interruption, negative form, ghosting and piecing. Each category features three original quilt designs. Trisch takes you through her thought process and guides you to accen

Jul 21, 2014
A wilderness of monkeys by Kirby, David, 1944- author.

A wilderness of monkeys

Jul 22, 2014
Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions by Not Available (NA)

Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions

Jul 22, 2014
The ultimate allergy-free cookbook - over 150 easy-to-make recipes that contain no milk, eggs, wheat, peanuts, tree nuts, soy, fish, or shellfish by Zucker, Judi.

The ultimate allergy-free cookbook - over 150 easy-to-make recipes that contain no milk, eggs, wheat, peanuts, tree nuts, soy, fish, or shellfish

Jul 22, 2014
The World Atlas of Street Photography by Higgins, Jackie (EDT)/ Kozloff, Max (FRW)

The World Atlas of Street Photography

Jul 22, 2014
Tennis' greatest stars by Ryan, Mike, 1974- author.

Tennis' greatest stars

Jul 22, 2014
Underwater Puppies by Casteel, Seth

Underwater Puppies

Jul 22, 2014
The Unaborted Socrates - A Dramatic Debate on the Issues Surrounding Abortion by Kreeft, Peter

The Unaborted Socrates - A Dramatic Debate on the Issues Surrounding Abortion

Jul 22, 2014
The ultimate guide to art quilt techniques - surface design, patchwork, appliqué, quilting, embellishing, finishing by Seward, Linda.

The ultimate guide to art quilt techniques - surface design, patchwork, appliqué, quilting, embellishing, finishing

"Accessible, beautiful, and lavishly illustrated, this ultimate guide goes step-by-step through every creative option needed to create an art quilt. From the essentials, like enlarging and transferring patterns, to surface design techniques that add texture and color, to piecing, machine stitching, applique;, finishing, and embellishing, this has it all. Galleries of stunning art quilts from around the world provide extra inspiration. More than 1,500 illustrations! "--

Jul 22, 2014
Ultimate guitar chord decoder - the most essential chords for all guitar styles by Charupakorn, Joe, author.

Ultimate guitar chord decoder - the most essential chords for all guitar styles

Jul 22, 2014
Square-agonals - 12 easy pieces by Blackwell, Sandi.

Square-agonals - 12 easy pieces

Jul 22, 2014
Violins of hope - violins of the Holocaust, instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour by Grymes, James A, author.

Violins of hope - violins of the Holocaust, instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour

"A stirring testament to the strength of the human spirit and the power of music, Violins of Hope tells the remarkable stories of violins owned by Jewish musicians during the Holocaust (some surviving when their owners did not) through the work of internationally-recognized Israeli violin maker Amnon Weinstein, who has spent two decades bringing these neglected, severely damaged instruments back to life"--

Jul 22, 2014
True Stories, Well Told - From the First 20 Years of Creative Nonfiction Magazine by Gutkind, Lee (EDT)/ Fletcher, Hattie (EDT)/ Orlean, Susan (INT)

True Stories, Well Told - From the First 20 Years of Creative Nonfiction Magazine

Jul 22, 2014
Trolls - An Unnatural History by Lindow, John

Trolls - An Unnatural History

Jul 22, 2014
Sleep soundly every night, feel fantastic every day - a doctor's guide to solving your sleep problems by Rosenberg, Robert S. (Robert Steven), 1948- author.

Sleep soundly every night, feel fantastic every day - a doctor's guide to solving your sleep problems

Jul 22, 2014
The Simpsons Family History by Groening, Matt/ Matt Groening Productions, Inc. (CRT)

The Simpsons Family History

Jul 22, 2014
Silent witnesses - the often gruesome but always fascinating history of forensic science by McCrery, Nigel, 1953-

Silent witnesses - the often gruesome but always fascinating history of forensic science

"Crime novelist and former police officer Nigel McCrery provides an account of all the major areas of forensic science from around the world over the past two centuries. The book weaves dramatic narrative and scientific principles together in a way that allows readers to figure out crimes along with the experts. Readers are introduced to such fascinating figures as Dr. Edmond Locard, the "French Sherlock Holmes;" Edward Heinrich, "Wizard of Berkeley," who is credited with having solved more than

Jul 22, 2014
Unretirement - How Baby Boomers Are Changing the Way We Think About Work, Community, and the Good Life by Farrell, Chris

Unretirement - How Baby Boomers Are Changing the Way We Think About Work, Community, and the Good Life

Jul 22, 2014
The unlikely peace at Cuchumaquic - the parallel lives of people as plants, Keeping the seeds alive by Prechtel, Martín.

The unlikely peace at Cuchumaquic - the parallel lives of people as plants, Keeping the seeds alive

"A memoir, spiritual adventure story, and ecological fable, this book shares the message that plants and humanity are interconnected, and that the survival of one depends upon the other"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 22, 2014