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Good and simple / Recipes to Eat Well and Thrive by Hemsley, Jasmine, author.

Good and simple / Recipes to Eat Well and Thrive

"Discover how simple and delicious eating well can be. Jasmine and Melissa Hemsley are revolutionizing how we eat. Experts on wholesome, nutritious cooking and living a healthy, fashionable lifestyle, the sisters teach people how to enjoy real food to feel happier and more energized. Their simple philosophy of eliminating gluten, grains, and refined sugars, while focusing on maximizing nutrition has revolutionized the way people think of "diet." And, the best part is, preparing such meals is ea

Apr 28, 2016
Grand illusions - American art and the First World War by Lubin, David M., author.

Grand illusions - American art and the First World War

Apr 28, 2016
In search of the third man by Drazin, Charles

In search of the third man

Apr 28, 2016
Imbolc - rituals, recipes & lore for Brigid's Day. by Neal, Carl F.

Imbolc - rituals, recipes & lore for Brigid's Day.

Apr 28, 2016
ISIS - a history by Gerges, Fawaz A., 1958- author.

ISIS - a history

"The Islamic State has stunned the world with its savagery, destructiveness, and military and recruiting successes. What explains the rise of ISIS and what does it portend for the future of the Middle East? In this book, one of the world's leading authorities on political Islam and jihadism sheds new light on these questions as he provides a unique history of the rise and growth of ISIS. Moving beyond journalistic accounts, Fawaz Gerges provides a clear and compelling account of the deeper condi

Apr 28, 2016
The life project the extraordinary story of 70,000 ordinary lives by Pearson, Helen.

The life project the extraordinary story of 70,000 ordinary lives

"In March 1946, scientists began to track thousands of children born in one cold week. No one imagined that this would become the longest-running study of human development in the world, growing to encompass five generations of children. Today they are some of the best-studied people on the planet, and the simple act of observing human life has changed the way we are born, schooled, parent, and die. This is the tale of these studies and the remarkable discoveries that have come from them. Touchi

Apr 28, 2016
100 best Jewish recipes - traditional and contemporary kosher cuisine from around the world by Rose, Evelyn, author.

100 best Jewish recipes - traditional and contemporary kosher cuisine from around the world

Modern classics from everyday meals to special occasions. 100 Best Jewish Recipes is comprised of the highlights from Evelyn Rose's culinary life, which spanned several decades and earned her the recognition as one of the worlds foremost Jewish food writers. Packed with mouthwatering ideas for both family meals and those special occasions when you want to impress without spending hours in the kitchen, this book contains 100 fail-safe recipes for which the author is justly celebrated. Ideal for n

Apr 28, 2016
Foolproof preserving - a guide to small batch jams, jellies, pickles, condiments, and more by

Foolproof preserving - a guide to small batch jams, jellies, pickles, condiments, and more

Apr 28, 2016
Fodor's Hong Kong - with a side trip to Macau by Lanyon, Charley, author.

Fodor's Hong Kong - with a side trip to Macau

"Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of Hong Kong, including the city's favorite shopping spots and tailors, most evocative temples, and tastiest dim sum destinations. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or you fifth,"--back cover.

Apr 28, 2016
Fodor's 25 best. Hong Kong by Sheehan, Joseph Levy, author.

Fodor's 25 best. Hong Kong

Apr 28, 2016
The fires of spring - a post-Arab Spring journey through the turbulent new Middle East by Culbertson, Shelly, author.

The fires of spring - a post-Arab Spring journey through the turbulent new Middle East

"The 'Arab Spring' all started when a young Tunisian fruit-seller set himself on fire in protest of a government official confiscating his apples without cause and slapping his face. The aftermath of that one personal protest grew to become the Middle East movement known as the Arab Spring -- a wave of disparate events that included revolutions, protests, government overthrows, hopeful reform movements, and bloody civil wars. This book will be the first to bring the post Arab Spring world to lig

Apr 28, 2016
The everything Low-FODMAP diet cookbook by Francioli, Colleen, author.

The everything Low-FODMAP diet cookbook

"Delicious recipes and meal plans to ease symptoms and improve digestion If you are suffering from symptoms of IBS, you know that digestive troubles and pain can disrupt your day-to-day life. Fortunately, scientists have discovered that FODMAPs, a collection of short-chain carbohydrates that are difficult to digest, are often the source of these digestive issues. FODMAPs are found in many common foods, like wheat, milk, beans, and some vegetables, fruits, and sweeteners. The Everything Low-FODMA

Apr 28, 2016
Enter Helen - the invention of Helen Gurley Brown and the rise of the modern single woman by Hauser, Brooke, author.

Enter Helen - the invention of Helen Gurley Brown and the rise of the modern single woman

"By veteran magazine journalist and author Brooke Hause, Enter Helen is an intimate, in-depth portrait of the inimitable, iconic, and highly controversial champion of Sex and the Single Girl: Helen Gurley Brown"--

Apr 28, 2016
The Electric Pencil - drawings from inside State Hospital No. 3 by Deeds, Edward, 1908-1987, artist.

The Electric Pencil - drawings from inside State Hospital No. 3

"This is the story of Edward Deeds, a man who spent his entire adult life in mental institutions. Deeds's subtle and wonderfully imaginative drawings are populated with a remarkable cast of characters. His subjects include striking portraits, landscapes and architecture, fanciful boats, trains, and cars, birds and animals--a meticulous rendering of Deeds's inner world and his poignant tribute to a faded, genteel past. Rescued from a trash heap by a 14 year old boy in 1970, and discovered thirty

Apr 28, 2016
Eat what you love - quick & easy by Koch, Marlene, author.

Eat what you love - quick & easy

Apr 28, 2016
Dreams of Other Worlds - The Amazing Story of Unmanned Space Exploration by Impey, Chris/ Henry, Holly

Dreams of Other Worlds - The Amazing Story of Unmanned Space Exploration

Apr 28, 2016
Dog gone - a lost pet's extraordinary journey and the family who brought him home by Toutonghi, Pauls.

Dog gone - a lost pet's extraordinary journey and the family who brought him home

After his dog, Gonker, disappears along the Appalachian Trail, Fielding Marshall and his family begin a frantic search, one that is spurred on by the fact that Gonker will die from Addison's disease if he is not found within twenty-three days.

Apr 28, 2016
It's okay to laugh - (crying is cool, too) by Purmort, Nora McInerny.

It's okay to laugh - (crying is cool, too)

A woman who strengthened her relationship with the love of her life after he was diagnosed with a rare brain cancer discusses her journey with him during this tough time, from getting engaged on his hospital bed to having a baby while he was on chemotherapy.

Apr 28, 2016
Cuba by Cameron, Sarah, 1954- author.

Cuba

From its ramshackle mansions and retro motors to stunning white beaches and fine cigars, Cuba's unique culture is one of extremes. Footprint's Cuba Handbook will guide you from the faded colonial splendour of Old Havana to pristine diving reefs and vibrant, eclectic towns.

Apr 28, 2016
Continental divide - a history of American mountaineering by Isserman, Maurice, author.

Continental divide - a history of American mountaineering

In Continental Divide, Maurice Isserman tells the history of American mountaineering through four centuries of landmark climbs and first ascents. Mountains were originally seen as obstacles to civilization; over time they came to be viewed as places of redemption and renewal. The White Mountains stirred the transcendentalists; the Rockies and Sierras pulled explorers westward toward Manifest Destiny; Yosemite inspired the early environmental conservationists. Isserman traces the evolving social,

Apr 28, 2016