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Hank - the short life and long country road of Hank Williams by Ribowsky, Mark, author. Hank - the short life and long country road of Hank Williams

Nov 29, 2016
Girl, interrupted by Kaysen, Susanna, 1948- Girl, interrupted

In 1967, after a session with a psychiatrist she'd never seen before, eighteen-year-old Susanna Kaysen was put in a taxi and sent to McLean Hospital. She spent most of the next two years on the ward for teenage girls in a psychiatric hospital as renowned for its famous clientele--Sylvia Plath, Robert Lowell, James Taylor, and Ray Charles--as for its progressive methods of treating those who could afford its sanctuary. Kaysen's memoir encompasses horror and razor-edged perception while providing

Nov 29, 2016
Gem identification made easy - a hands-on guide to more confident buying & selling by Matlins, Antoinette Leonard. Gem identification made easy - a hands-on guide to more confident buying & selling

Nov 29, 2016
Game of queens - the women who made sixteenth-century Europe by Gristwood, Sarah, author. Game of queens - the women who made sixteenth-century Europe

"Sixteenth-century Europe saw an explosion of female rule. From Isabella of Castile and her granddaughter Mary Tudor, to Catherine de Medici, Anne Boleyn, and Elizabeth Tudor, women wielded enormous power over their territories for more than a hundred years. In the sixteenth century, as in our own, the phenomenon of the powerful woman offered challenges and opportunities. Opportunities, as when in 1529 Margaret of Austria and Louise of Savoy negotiated the "Ladies' peace" of Cambrai. Challenges,

Nov 29, 2016
From the errors of others - how to avoid embarrassing mistakes in writing and speaking by Lyles, Rebecca M., author. From the errors of others - how to avoid embarrassing mistakes in writing and speaking

"From the Errors of Others is a collection of crisp, witty, and slyly informative essays for grownups with a sense of humor. The subject is communication--good, bad, and patently bizarre. The author is Rebecca Lyles, an experienced editor but not a wrist-slapping schoolmarm. Neither giggly nor ponderous, she eagerly tells tales out of school. There are boneheads and blowhards in our midst, she says, but we don't have to take them seriously. And we certainly don't have to imitate them. In this co

Nov 29, 2016
Fodor's essential Caribbean by Adzich-Brander, Laura, author. Fodor's essential Caribbean

"Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of the Caribbean, including Anguilla's powdery white beaches, Grand Cayman's colorful coral reefs, and the scenic beauty of Jamaica's Blue Mountains. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or your fifth,"--page [4] of cover.

Nov 29, 2016
Foam rolling by Woodworth, Sam, author. Foam rolling

Nov 29, 2016
First 50 Christmas songs you should play on guitar. by First 50 Christmas songs you should play on guitar.

Nov 29, 2016
Family guide - France. by Family guide - France.

DK Eyewitness Travel: Family Guide France offers you the best things to see and do on a family vacation to Paris and the country of France. Each spread bursts with family-focused travel tips and ideas for activities that will engage children, from boat trips along the Canal du Midi in Languedoc-Roussillon to astronomy workshops at Le Pic du Midi de Bigorre in the Pyrenees to discovering the Muse´e du Louvre in Paris.

Nov 29, 2016
Facts from space! - from super-secret spacecraft to volcanoes in outer space, extraterrestrial facts to blow your mind! by Regas, Dean. Facts from space! - from super-secret spacecraft to volcanoes in outer space, extraterrestrial facts to blow your mind!

Nov 29, 2016
The EY tax guide 2017 by The EY tax guide 2017

"Everything you need to prepare your 2016 tax return" -- Cover.

Nov 29, 2016
The ethical carnivore - my year killing to eat by Gray, Louise (Writer on environmental issues), author. The ethical carnivore - my year killing to eat

"Many people claim to care about the meat that they eat, but do they really know how the animal died? The Ethical Carnivore addresses this universal question, through an emotional personal quest. Taking the current fashion for "ethical meat" to its logical conclusion, Louise vows to eat only animals she has killed herself for a year." --Amazon

Nov 29, 2016
Eat in my kitchen - to cook, to bake, to eat, and to treat by Peters, Meike, 1975- author. Eat in my kitchen - to cook, to bake, to eat, and to treat

"This cookbook, named after the food blog that inspired it, is a comprehensive collection of Berlin-based food writer and photographer Meike Peters' recipes. The recipes combine a northern European practical attitude, from the author's German roots, with a rustic Mediterranean-inspired palate, from her summers in Malta. This cookbook includes one hundred recipes, each accompanied by full-page images. Six "Meet In Your Kitchen" features include recipes by and interviews with Molly Yeh, Yossy Aref

Nov 29, 2016
Dire predictions - understanding climate change by Mann, Michael E., 1965- author. Dire predictions - understanding climate change

Presents findings from the 5th Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in easy to understand language and graphics.

Nov 29, 2016
Diane Arbus - in the beginning - 1956-1962 by Arbus, Diane, 1923 - 1971. FotografIn. Diane Arbus - in the beginning - 1956-1962

"Diane Arbus (1923-1971) is one of the most distinctive and provocative artists of the twentieth century. Her photographs of children and eccentrics, couples and circus performers, female impersonators and nudists, are among the most recognizable images of our time. This book is the definitive study of the artist's first seven years of work, from 1956 to 1962. Drawn primarily from the rich holdings of the Metropolitan Museum's Diane Arbus Archive--a remarkable treasury of photographs, negatives,

Nov 29, 2016
Debating Darwin by Richards, Robert J. (Robert John), 1942- author. Debating Darwin

Nov 29, 2016
David Brent songbook. by Brent, David (Fictitious character), composer, lyricist. David Brent songbook.

"The official companion to the hilarious Life on the Road, this book includes original song introductions written by David Brent, all music by David Brent and exclusive images of David Brent himself. All songs have been arranged for piano, voice and guitar so that anyone can play along"--Simon & Schuster website.

Nov 29, 2016
Cyprus by Micuła, Grzegorz, author. Cyprus

TRAVEL & HOLIDAY GUIDES. The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Cyprus is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Cyprus will help you to discover everything

Nov 29, 2016
Cook healthy & quick. by Cook healthy & quick.

Nov 29, 2016
The complete paleo slow cooker - a paleo cookbook for everyday meals that prep fast & cook slow by Frazier, Karen. The complete paleo slow cooker - a paleo cookbook for everyday meals that prep fast & cook slow

Nov 29, 2016

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