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Riley unlikely - with simple, child-like faith, amazing things can happen by Banks Snyder, Riley, author. Riley unlikely - with simple, child-like faith, amazing things can happen

"The inspiring story of Riley Banks, who first traveled to Kenya at age 13, and has been back every year since bringing backpacks of school supplies and hygiene kits for young girls, developing relationships and friendships, and is currently, as a young millenial, raising money to build a complete learning complex in Kibwezi, Kenya for those who have nothing,"--NoveList.

Sep 23, 2016
Let them eat dirt - saving your child from an oversanitized world by Finlay, B. Brett, 1959- author. Let them eat dirt - saving your child from an oversanitized world

Microbiologists Brett Finlay and Marie-Claire Arrieta explain how the trillions of microbes that live in and on our bodies influence childhood development; why an imbalance of those microbes can lead to obesity, diabetes, and asthma, among other chronic conditions; and what parents can do -- from conception on -- to positively affect their own behaviors and those of their children. They describe how natural childbirth, breastfeeding, and solid foods influence children's microbiota. They also off

Sep 23, 2016
Language hacking German - a conversation course for beginners by Lewis, Benny (Brendan Richard), author. Language hacking German - a conversation course for beginners

Sep 23, 2016
The Jane Austen writers' club - inspiration and advice from the world's best-loved novelist by Smith, Rebecca, 1966- author. The Jane Austen writers' club - inspiration and advice from the world's best-loved novelist

"Pretty much anything anyone needs to know about writing can be learned from Jane Austen. While creative writing manuals tend to use examples from twentieth- and twenty-first-century writers, The Jane Austen Writers' Club is the first to look at the methods and devices used by the world's most beloved novelist. Austen was a creator of immortal characters and a pioneer in her use of language and point of view; her advice continues to be relevant two centuries after her death. Here Rebecca Smith

Sep 23, 2016
Terminated for reasons of taste - other ways to hear essential and inessential music by Eddy, Chuck, author. Terminated for reasons of taste - other ways to hear essential and inessential music

Sep 23, 2016
My Facebook for seniors by Miller, Michael, 1958- author. My Facebook for seniors

Sep 23, 2016
Military life 101 - basic training for new military families by Farley, Janet I., author. Military life 101 - basic training for new military families

"Making the most of all your new military life has to offer can be difficult when you aren&#x;t familiar with what life in the military really means. Military Life 101: Basic Training for New Military Families answers many of the questions that service members and their family may have about life in and around the armed forces. Janet I. Farley addresses what to expect from life on the home front in the military and how this career path not only affects the service members but their families. Thi

Sep 23, 2016
Reasons to smile - celebrating people living with down syndrome by Reasons to smile - celebrating people living with down syndrome

Sep 23, 2016
Television series of the 1960s - essential facts and quirky details by Terrace, Vincent, 1948- author. Television series of the 1960s - essential facts and quirky details

Sep 23, 2016
The great derangement - climate change and the unthinkable by Ghosh, Amitav, 1956- author. The great derangement - climate change and the unthinkable

Sep 23, 2016
The God particle - God-talk in a "Big Bang" world by Godsey, R. Kirby (Raleigh Kirby), 1936- author. The God particle - God-talk in a "Big Bang" world

Sep 23, 2016
From Washington to Moscow - US-Soviet relations and the collapse of the USSR by Sell, Louis, 1947- author. From Washington to Moscow - US-Soviet relations and the collapse of the USSR

Sep 23, 2016
Financial literacy for millennials - a practical guide to managing your financial life for teens, college students, and young adults by Smith, Andrew O., 1962- author. Financial literacy for millennials - a practical guide to managing your financial life for teens, college students, and young adults

Sep 23, 2016
Falling free - rescued from the life I always wanted by Martin, Shannan, 1976- author. Falling free - rescued from the life I always wanted

Sep 23, 2016
Everything is possible - finding the faith and courage to follow your dreams by Bricker, Jen, 1987- author. Everything is possible - finding the faith and courage to follow your dreams

Sep 23, 2016
Designing your life - how to build a well-lived, joyful life by Burnett, William (Consulting professor of design), author. Designing your life - how to build a well-lived, joyful life

Bill Burnett and Dave Evans, the Silicon Valley innovators and Stanford University design educators in their hugely successful course, Designing Your Life, have helped thousands change the way they live. Burnett and Evans believe that in order to change, people need a process--a design process--to help them figure out what they want and how to create it. In this long-awaited book, Burnett and Evans make clear, step by step, how to think like a designer, and how to design and build a life--at any

Sep 23, 2016
Chevrolet Cruze automotive repair manual by Killingsworth, Jeff. Chevrolet Cruze automotive repair manual

A comprehensive maintenance manual for the Chevrolet HHR.

Sep 23, 2016
The Black Panthers - portraits from an unfinished revolution by The Black Panthers - portraits from an unfinished revolution

"October 2016 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party. Photojournalist Bryan Shih, who has been interviewing and taking portraits of the surviving Panthers around the country for years, has partnered with Yohuru Williams, dean and history professor at Fairfield University, to deliver the definitive celebration of the Black Panthers. Part oral history, part scrapbook, this is a beautifully produced book of forty-five black-and-white portraits of the Panthers toda

Sep 23, 2016
Against everything - essays, 2004-2015 by Greif, Mark, 1975- author. Against everything - essays, 2004-2015

Sep 23, 2016
Room where I get what I want by Holmes, S. Whitney, 1984- author. Room where I get what I want

Sep 23, 2016