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The truth about cheating - why men stray and what you can do to prevent it by Neuman, M. Gary.

The truth about cheating - why men stray and what you can do to prevent it

Through interviews with one hundred men from around the country, a study of the reasons why husbands have cheated are presented and discussed, along with tips and suggestions for making changes in behavior to keep a relationship new and fresh.

May 26, 2015
Down and dirty pictures - Miramax, Sundance, and the rise of independent film by Biskind, Peter.

Down and dirty pictures - Miramax, Sundance, and the rise of independent film

Down and Dirty Pictures chronicles the rise of independent filmmakers and of the twin engines--Sundance and Miramax--that have powered them. As he did in his acclaimed Easy Riders, Raging Bulls Peter Biskind profiles the people who took the independent movement from obscurity to the Oscars, most notably Sundance founder Robert Redford.

May 26, 2015
Things I've said, but probably shouldn't have - an unrepentant memoir by Dern, Bruce.

Things I've said, but probably shouldn't have - an unrepentant memoir

Bruce Dern has worked with practically every iconic actor and director in the last fifty years, and he's not afraid to say what he thinks about them. In this memoir, he looks back over his career, telling one memorable story after another and giving key insights into how placing artistic challenge over career development has kept one of Hollywood's greatest actors from also being one of its most rich and famous. He writes candidly about working with Alfred Hitchcock, John Frankenheimer, Claude C

May 27, 2015
That's just your interpretation - responding to skeptics who challenge your faith by Copan, Paul.

That's just your interpretation - responding to skeptics who challenge your faith

May 27, 2015
Uchic college girls - real advice for your first year (and beyond) by Garton, Christie, author.

Uchic college girls - real advice for your first year (and beyond)

May 27, 2015
The tyranny of the meritocracy - democratizing higher education in America by Guinier, Lani, author.

The tyranny of the meritocracy - democratizing higher education in America

"Standing on the foundations of America's promise of equal opportunity, our universities purport to "serve as engines of social mobility" and "practitioners of democracy." But as acclaimed scholar and pioneering civil rights advocate Lani Guinier argues, the merit systems that dictate the admissions practices of these institutions are functioning to select and privilege elite individuals rather than create learning communities geared to advance democratic societies. Having studied and taught at

May 27, 2015
The uses of the body by Landau, Deborah, Ph.D.

The uses of the body

May 27, 2015
Sugar smart express - the 21-day quick start plan to stop cravings, lose weight, and still enjoy the sweets you love! by Alexander, Anne (Anne Adele)

Sugar smart express - the 21-day quick start plan to stop cravings, lose weight, and still enjoy the sweets you love!

"Sugar is everywhere. Once confined to candy, desserts, and the sugar bowl, it has made its way into our peanut butter, bread, tomato sauce, and salad dressing. The average American eats nearly 130 pounds of added sugar a year, and 75 percent of 86,000 foods analyzed in one study contained added sweeteners. This information is now at the forefront of media, public policy, and water cooler conversation, and Americans are wising up to what a sugar-laden diet means for their health: added pounds th

May 27, 2015
Taking a stand - moving beyond partisan politics to unite America by Paul, Rand.

Taking a stand - moving beyond partisan politics to unite America

"Senator Rand Paul, leading national politician and 2016 Presidential candidate, presents his vision for America."--

May 27, 2015
On death and dying by Kübler-Ross, Elisabeth.

On death and dying

This book introduced the now-famous idea of the five stage s of dealing with death: denial and isolation, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance. It gives the reader a better understanding of how imminent death affects the patient, the professionals who serve the patient, and the patient's family.

May 27, 2015
Oil-pulling revolution - the natural approach to dental care, whole-body detoxification and disease prevention by Coleman, Michelle, author.

Oil-pulling revolution - the natural approach to dental care, whole-body detoxification and disease prevention

Holding and swishing organic oil in your mouth is an amazingly simple yet powerful technique for cleaning your teeth and detoxing the entire body. The Oil-Pulling Revolution combines ancient teachings and modern techniques to incorporate this healthy habit into your daily routine. Using the tips and instructions provided here you can remove harmful bacteria, eliminate cavities, reduce plaque, whiten teeth, and freshen breath. Beyond dental care, this book details how oil pulling benefits your en

May 27, 2015
The Snowden Reader by

The Snowden Reader

May 27, 2015
The Saint John's Bible. Gospels and Acts by

The Saint John's Bible. Gospels and Acts

"A full-color reproduction of the handwritten and illuminated work, The Saint John's Bible, in seven volumes."--Provided by publisher.

May 27, 2015
Ruby on rails tutorial - learn web development with rails by Hartl, Michael, author.

Ruby on rails tutorial - learn web development with rails

May 27, 2015
Rising to the challenge - my leadership journey by Fiorina, Carly, author.

Rising to the challenge - my leadership journey

Fiorina ran for the Senate as a Republican in deep-blue California; she battled breast cancer, and suffered the devastating loss of a daughter. Yet despite these setbacks and tragedies, she remains undaunted. Now Fiorina shares the lessons she's learned from both her difficulties and triumphs. She contends that, by ignoring conservative principles, politicians have failed their constituents, abandoning them to the crushing burden of our bloated government.

May 27, 2015
Red velvet lover's cookbook - best-ever recipes for everything red velvet, with more than 50 scrumptious sweets and treats by Harroun, Deborah.

Red velvet lover's cookbook - best-ever recipes for everything red velvet, with more than 50 scrumptious sweets and treats

May 27, 2015
Praying the word - illuminated prayers and wisdom from the Saint John's Bible by

Praying the word - illuminated prayers and wisdom from the Saint John's Bible

May 27, 2015
Plate tectonics - a very short introduction by Molnar, P. (Peter), author.

Plate tectonics - a very short introduction

Plate tectonics caused a revolution in our understanding of the Earth. It has aided our understanding of why earthquakes and volcanoes are found in distinct locations, how oceans form and disappear, and how mountain ranges were built. In this volume, Peter Molnar explores the history and significance of plate tectonics.

May 27, 2015
The odes of John Keats. by Vendler, Helen, 1933-

The odes of John Keats.

May 27, 2015
No-churn ice cream - over 100 simply delicious no-machine frozen treats by Bilderback, Leslie, author.

No-churn ice cream - over 100 simply delicious no-machine frozen treats

All you need to make your quick and easy no-churn ice cream are the following simple tools-- a freezer, a whisk or electric mixer, a can opener, a bowl and a freezable container, such as a loaf pan, and a sweet tooth!

May 27, 2015