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Wonder of chakra - a practical guide to using the seven chakras to balance and heal, with more than 200 stunning photographs and illustrations by Lilly, Sue.

Wonder of chakra - a practical guide to using the seven chakras to balance and heal, with more than 200 stunning photographs and illustrations

Jul 25, 2014
Women in Clothes by Heti, Sheila/ Julavits, Heidi/ Shapton, Leanne

Women in Clothes

Jul 25, 2014
Within arm's length - a Secret Service agent's definitive inside account of protecting the president by Emmett, Dan, 1955-

Within arm's length - a Secret Service agent's definitive inside account of protecting the president

"Dan Emmett was just eight years old when President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. The events surrounding the President's death shaped the course of young Emmett's life as he set a goal of becoming a US Secret Service agent--one of a special group of people willing to trade their lives for that of the President, if necessary. Within Arm's Length is the essential book on the Secret Service--a revealing and compelling inside look at the Presidential Protective Division (PPD) with stories from s

Jul 25, 2014
WordPress for dummies by Sabin-Wilson, Lisa.

WordPress for dummies

Learn to launch a blog on WordPress.com or on your own site.

Jul 25, 2014
Please stop helping us - how liberals make it harder for black to succeed by Riley, Jason (Jason L.)

Please stop helping us - how liberals make it harder for black to succeed

"This book explains why so many efforts by liberals to help the black underclass not only fail but often harm the intended beneficiaries. The intentions behind welfare programs may be noble, but in practice they have slowed the self-development that was necessary for other groups to advance. Minimum-wage laws may lift earnings for people who are already employed, but they also have a long history of pricing blacks out of the labor force. Affirmative action in higher education was intended to add

Jul 25, 2014
Plant-based diet for dummies by Wasserman, Marni, author.

Plant-based diet for dummies

Jul 25, 2014
The pious ones - the world of Hasidim and their battles with America by Berger, Joseph, 1945- author.

The pious ones - the world of Hasidim and their battles with America

"As the population of ultra-Orthodox Jews in the United States increases to record proportions after near-extinction during the Holocaust, award-winning New York Times journalist and author Joseph Berger takes us inside the notoriously insular world of the Hasidim to explore their origins, beliefs, and struggles--and the social and political implications of their expanding presence in America"--

Jul 25, 2014
Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions by Not Available (NA)

Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions

Jul 25, 2014
The ultimate allergy-free cookbook - over 150 easy-to-make recipes that contain no milk, eggs, wheat, peanuts, tree nuts, soy, fish, or shellfish by Zucker, Judi.

The ultimate allergy-free cookbook - over 150 easy-to-make recipes that contain no milk, eggs, wheat, peanuts, tree nuts, soy, fish, or shellfish

Jul 25, 2014
Rickey & Robinson - the true, untold story of the integration of baseball by Kahn, Roger.

Rickey & Robinson - the true, untold story of the integration of baseball

"In Rickey & Robinson, legendary sportswriter Roger Kahn at last reveals the true, unsanitized account of the integration of baseball, a story that for decades has relied on inaccurate secondhand reports. This story contains exclusive reporting and personal reminiscences that no other writer can produce, including revelatory material he'd buried in his notebooks in the '40s and '50s, back when sportswriters were still known to "protect" players and baseball executives. That starts first and fore

Jul 25, 2014
Tennis' greatest stars by Ryan, Mike, 1974- author.

Tennis' greatest stars

Jul 25, 2014
The practical spinner's guide Silk by Lamb, Sara, 1951-

The practical spinner's guide Silk

Teaches spinners how to create smooth lustrous yarns from a gorgeous but tricky and sometimes intimidating fiber in this second installment in a series of fiber specific books. Author Sara Lamb discusses the various forms in which silk is available--combed top, bricks, noils, hankies, and bells--and how best to card, prep, and spin them, specifically touching on trouble spots such as drafting and adding twist. She also covers finishing yarns--cleaning and degumming, setting twist, and plying--an

Jul 25, 2014
The practical spinner's guide - cotton, flax, hemp by Gaustad, Stephenie.

The practical spinner's guide - cotton, flax, hemp

Jul 25, 2014
Practical Game Development With Unity and Blender by Thorn, Alan

Practical Game Development With Unity and Blender

Jul 25, 2014
The power of no - because one little word can bring health, abundance, and happiness by Altucher, James.

The power of no - because one little word can bring health, abundance, and happiness

"Over the past three years James Altucher and Claudia Azula Altucher have answered tens of thousands of questions in their writings, retreats, talks, and online seminars. The questions cover the entire spectrum of life, from how to deal with bad relationships, to how to access your innate special uniqueness, to how to pay the rent when you're crying on the floor, broken and depressed,. Invariably, they look to one little word as the solution: No. No is not only a solution; it is a path for peopl

Jul 25, 2014
The power of chakras - unlock your 7 energy centers for healing, happiness, and transformation by Shumsky, Susan G.

The power of chakras - unlock your 7 energy centers for healing, happiness, and transformation

Jul 25, 2014
Poking a dead frog - conversations with today's top comedy writers by Sacks, Mike.

Poking a dead frog - conversations with today's top comedy writers

Offers a behind-the-scenes look at the world of comedy, with contributions from such noted writers as Mel Brooks, Carol Kolb, George Saunders, Amy Poehler, and James Downey, along with advice and tips for succeeding in the industry.

Jul 25, 2014
Underwater Puppies by Casteel, Seth

Underwater Puppies

Jul 25, 2014
The Unaborted Socrates - A Dramatic Debate on the Issues Surrounding Abortion by Kreeft, Peter

The Unaborted Socrates - A Dramatic Debate on the Issues Surrounding Abortion

Jul 25, 2014
The ultimate guide to art quilt techniques - surface design, patchwork, appliqué, quilting, embellishing, finishing by Seward, Linda.

The ultimate guide to art quilt techniques - surface design, patchwork, appliqué, quilting, embellishing, finishing

"Accessible, beautiful, and lavishly illustrated, this ultimate guide goes step-by-step through every creative option needed to create an art quilt. From the essentials, like enlarging and transferring patterns, to surface design techniques that add texture and color, to piecing, machine stitching, applique;, finishing, and embellishing, this has it all. Galleries of stunning art quilts from around the world provide extra inspiration. More than 1,500 illustrations! "--

Jul 25, 2014