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Vintage modern crochet - classic crochet lace techniques for contemporary style by Chachula, Robyn, 1978- author.

Vintage modern crochet - classic crochet lace techniques for contemporary style

Presents five classic crochet lace techniques and explains how to use them to create tunics, cowls, shawls, pullovers, and even a crochet dress.

Aug 19, 2016
The quarter-life breakthrough - invent your own path, find meaningful work, and build a life that matters by Poswolsky, Smiley, author.

The quarter-life breakthrough - invent your own path, find meaningful work, and build a life that matters

"Have you ever known that you needed to make a change, but felt unable to do anything about it? Have you ever felt like you aren't where you are supposed to be, and wondered how the people around you managed to find their purpose in life? After realizing that his well-paying, prestigious job was actually making him miserable, Adam "Smiley" Poswolsky started asking these big questions: How do you actually find meaning in the workplace? How do you find work that makes your heart sing, creates im

Aug 19, 2016
QB - my life behind the spiral by Young, Steve, 1961- author.

QB - my life behind the spiral

Aug 19, 2016
Purely Pumpkin - More Than 100 Seasonal Recipes to Share, Savor, and Warm Your Kitchen by Day, Allison (PHT)

Purely Pumpkin - More Than 100 Seasonal Recipes to Share, Savor, and Warm Your Kitchen

Aug 19, 2016
Pumpkin - The Raccoon Who Thought She Was a Dog by Young, Laura L.

Pumpkin - The Raccoon Who Thought She Was a Dog

Aug 19, 2016
Prosperity for all - how to prevent financial crises by Farmer, Roger E. A, author.

Prosperity for all - how to prevent financial crises

" In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, economists around the world have advanced theories to explain the persistence of high unemployment and low growth rates. According to Roger E. A. Farmer, these theories can be divided into two leading schools of thought: the ideas of pre-Keynesian scholars who blame the recession on bad economic policy, and the suggestions of "New Keynesian" scholars who propose standard modifications to select assumptions of Keynes' General Theory. But Farmer es

Aug 19, 2016
Prepper's armed defense - lifesaving firearms and alternative weapons to purchase, master and stockpile by Cobb, Jim, author.

Prepper's armed defense - lifesaving firearms and alternative weapons to purchase, master and stockpile

Aug 19, 2016
Powered by girl - a field guide for supporting youth activists by Brown, Lyn Mikel, 1956- author.

Powered by girl - a field guide for supporting youth activists

"A playbook for working with and training girls to be activists of their own social movements Armed with a rich array of online media platforms, seemingly endless reserves of creativity, and a keen sense of justice, girl activists are getting things done. But scholar and activist Lyn Mikel Brown knows that for every provocative news story about one "exceptional" girl out to change the world, there is a strong network of passionate adults and seasoned activists behind her. Drawing from a divers

Aug 19, 2016
The politics of mourning - death and honor in Arlington National Cemetery by McElya, Micki, 1972- author.

The politics of mourning - death and honor in Arlington National Cemetery

Arlington National Cemetery holds a distinctive place in American culture and self-conception. An active cemetery that averages thirty interments every weekday, it receives four million visitors each year who come to pay their respects to those who have sacrificed their lives to defend and protect the nation through war and peace. It is a sacred shrine in the popular imagination, hallowed ground that stands not only for those buried within but also for the ideals for which they died and which co

Aug 19, 2016
The plots against Hitler by Orbach, Danny, author.

The plots against Hitler

"A new and definitive account of the anti-Nazi underground in Germany and its numerous plots to assassinate Adolf Hitler"--

Aug 19, 2016
Please enjoy your happiness by Brinkley-Rogers, Paul, author.

Please enjoy your happiness

A war correspondent recounts his love affair with a mysterious older Japanese woman in 1959, when he served as a sailor aboard the USS Shangri-La.

Aug 19, 2016
Pirates and Pompoms - How to Make Children's Toys and Costumes by Bee, Stella/ Bell, Jemma

Pirates and Pompoms - How to Make Children's Toys and Costumes

Aug 19, 2016
Pig Manual - The Complete Step-by-step Guide to Keeping Pigs by Shankland, Liz

Pig Manual - The Complete Step-by-step Guide to Keeping Pigs

Aug 19, 2016
Water - Exploring the Blue Planet by Eisl, Markus/ Mansberger, Gerald/ Schreilechner, Paul

Water - Exploring the Blue Planet

Aug 19, 2016
The War on Guns - Arming Yourself Against Gun Control Lies by Lott, John R., Jr., Ph.D.

The War on Guns - Arming Yourself Against Gun Control Lies

Aug 19, 2016
The voices within - the history and science of how we talk to ourselves by Fernyhough, Charles, 1968- author.

The voices within - the history and science of how we talk to ourselves

Aug 19, 2016
Present over perfect - leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living by Niequist, Shauna, author.

Present over perfect - leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living

A collection of essays that focuses on the most important transformation in Niequist's life, and maybe yours, too: leaving behind busyness and frantic living and rediscovering the person you were made to be.

Aug 19, 2016
Remaking History - Early Makers by Gurstelle, William

Remaking History - Early Makers

Aug 19, 2016
Reel history - the world according to the movies by Von Tunzelmann, Alex, 1977- author.

Reel history - the world according to the movies

Aug 19, 2016
Reductionism in art and brain science - from figuration to abstraction of form, line, color, and light by Kandel, Eric R, author.

Reductionism in art and brain science - from figuration to abstraction of form, line, color, and light

Aug 19, 2016