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Relax, it's just God - how and why to talk to your kids about religion when you're not religious by Russell, Wendy Thomas, author.

Relax, it's just God - how and why to talk to your kids about religion when you're not religious

A rapidly growing demographic cohort in America, non-religious parents are at the forefront of a major and unprecedented cultural shift. Unable to fall back on what they were taught as children, many of these parents are struggling--or simply failing--to address complicated religious questions and issues with their children in ways that promote curiosity, kindness, and independence. Author Wendy Thomas Russell sifts through hard data--including the results of her own survey of 1,000 nonreligious

Jul 4, 2015
Putinism - Russia and its future with the West by Laqueur, Walter, 1921-

Putinism - Russia and its future with the West

Jul 4, 2015
The nitpicker's guide for classic trekkers by Farrand, Phil.

The nitpicker's guide for classic trekkers

Points out bloopers, errors, equipment oddities, and plot discrepancies for three seasons of "Star Trek" and all six movies

Jul 4, 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 unleashed by Rankins, Ray, author.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 unleashed

"You’ll find start-to-finish coverage of SQL Server’s core database server and management capabilities: all the real-world information, tips, guidelines, and examples you’ll need to install, monitor, maintain, and optimize the most complex database environments. The provided examples and sample code provide plenty of hands-on opportunities to learn more about SQL Server and create your own viable solutions."--

Jul 4, 2015
Magnificent obsessions - the artist as collector by

Magnificent obsessions - the artist as collector

Jul 4, 2015
Living luxe gluten free by Lee, Michelle, author.

Living luxe gluten free

Living Luxe Gluten Free features more than 110 new gluten free and lactose free recipes designed to make your gluten free life deliciously luxurious. Dishes are engineered for flavor, health, and simplicity.

Jul 4, 2015
Blood ransom - stories from the front line in the war against Somali piracy by Boyle, John, author.

Blood ransom - stories from the front line in the war against Somali piracy

For the first time in history, the navies of the world have united against a common enemy - a couple of thousand rag-tag, underfed men and boys in the western Indian Ocean. Crammed into open boats and armed with ancient AK-47s, they range up to a thousand miles from home shores in Somalia. No one knows how many die at sea. But occasionally they hit the jackpot, seizing vessels and crews to be ransomed for millions of dollars. This is a war that has estimated to have cost the global economy as mu

Jul 4, 2015
The country of planks = El pais de tablas by Zurita, Raúl.

The country of planks = El pais de tablas

Jul 4, 2015
Clymer Kawasaki Ninja 250R, 1988-2012 by Morlan, Michael.

Clymer Kawasaki Ninja 250R, 1988-2012

Jul 4, 2015
Bulls before breakfast - running with the bulls and celebrating fiesta de San Fermin in Pamplona, Spain by Milligan, Peter N.

Bulls before breakfast - running with the bulls and celebrating fiesta de San Fermin in Pamplona, Spain

Ever since Ernest Hemingway popularized the fiesta de San Fermi´n with the publication of The Sun Also Rises in 1926, the world has been enthralled with the concept of running with the bulls. For millions, running with the bulls remains on their bucket list, and for Hemingway fans it is a lifelong dream. For Peter N. Milligan, it is a way of life. Part memoir and part travel guide, Bulls Before Breakfast recounts Milligan's many adventures in Pamplona, Spain. In his dozen years of visiting the f

Jul 4, 2015
Battle cry of freedom - the Civil War era by McPherson, James M.

Battle cry of freedom - the Civil War era

Filled with fresh interpretations and information, puncturing old myths and challenging new ones, this fast-paced narrative fully integrates the political, social, and military events that crowded the two decades from the outbreak of one war in Mexico to the ending of another at Appomattox. Packed with drama and analytical insight, the book vividly recounts the momentous episodes that preceded the Civil War: the Dred Scott decision, the Lincoln-Douglas debates, John Brown's raid on Harper's Ferr

Jul 4, 2015
Bangalore & Karnataka by Stott, David, author.

Bangalore & Karnataka

Jul 4, 2015
Embrace - my story from body loather to body lover by Brumfitt, Taryn, author.

Embrace - my story from body loather to body lover

"Body confidence does not come from trying to achieve the perfect body, it comes from embracing the one you've already got." This is the book for every woman who hates the way her body looks, and derides herself for not having the perfect figure. It is for those who have allowed those negative and harmful thoughts to affect their self-confidence and inform their everyday behaviour. Once a body builder with a lean, toned and taut figure, Taryn's obsession with muscle definition and the sleek line

Jul 4, 2015
Managing anxiety with mindfulness for dummies by Marshall, Joelle Jane, author.

Managing anxiety with mindfulness for dummies

Jul 4, 2015
The ballet lover's companion by Anderson, Zoë, author.

The ballet lover's companion

"This engaging book is a welcome guide to the most successful and loved ballets seen on the stage today. Dance writer and critic Zoe Anderson focuses on 140 ballets, a core international repertory that encompasses works from the ethereal world of romantic ballet to the edgy, muscular works of modern choreographers. She provides a wealth of facts and insights, including information familiar only to dance world insiders, and considers such recent works as Alexei Ramansky's Shostakovich Trilogy and

Jul 4, 2015
How to climb 5.12! by Hörst, Eric J.

How to climb 5.12!

"A manual for intermediate climbers to make the physical and mental jump to advanced climbing ability. It offers streamlined tips and suggestions on such critical issues as cutting-edge strength training, mental training, and climbing strategy."--Publisher.

Jul 4, 2015
Healthy brain, happy life - a personal program to activate your brain and do everything better by Suzuki, Wendy, author.

Healthy brain, happy life - a personal program to activate your brain and do everything better

Suzuki interweaves her personal story with groundbreaking research in the neurosciences, and offers practical, short exercises--4 minute Brain Hacks--to engage your mind and improve your memory, your ability to learn new skills, and function more efficiently.

Jul 4, 2015
The gift of adult ADD - how to transform your challenges & build on your strengths by Honos-Webb, Lara.

The gift of adult ADD - how to transform your challenges & build on your strengths

Jul 4, 2015
Classic rock fake book by

Classic rock fake book

Jul 4, 2015
Cambodia by Spooner, Andrew, 1966- author.

Cambodia

From its powdery beaches and glittering, turreted skylines to ancient monuments and thatched ethnic villages, Cambodia never fails to excite the senses. Footprint's 7th edition Cambodia Handbook will guide you from floating villages and religious complexes, to stunning beaches and royal palaces. ; Great coverage of the top activities and sights in the country, including diving, cycling and elephant trekking ; Loaded with information and suggestions on how to get off the beaten track, from where

Jul 4, 2015