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Sports Illustrated Basketball's Greatest by Sports Illustrated (COR)

Sports Illustrated Basketball's Greatest

Aug 29, 2014
Small things with great love - adventures in loving your neighbor by Starbuck, Margot, 1969-

Small things with great love - adventures in loving your neighbor

Aug 29, 2014
Small Business Kit for Dummies by Harroch, Richard D.

Small Business Kit for Dummies

Aug 29, 2014
Shock factor - America's snipers in the War on Terror by Coughlin, Jack.

Shock factor - America's snipers in the War on Terror

Aug 29, 2014
Shamanic journeying - a beginners guide by Ingerman, Sandra.

Shamanic journeying - a beginners guide

The shamanic journey is a practice common to all indigenous societies throughout history. By listening to a drumbeat or other rhythimic percussion, the shaman enters "non-ordinary" reallity -- an altered state of consciousness beyond time and space --to access spiritual guidance and healing, assist others and the planet, and reconnect eith the cycles of nature.

Aug 29, 2014
The secret history of Wonder Woman by Lepore, Jill, 1966-

The secret history of Wonder Woman

A cultural history of Wonder Woman traces the character's creation and enduring popularity, drawing on interviews and archival research to reveal the pivotal role of feminism in shaping her seven-decade story.

Aug 29, 2014
The Rock raw by Johnson, Dwayne, 1972- author.

The Rock raw

The actor and former professional wrestling star chronicles his journey to fame.

Aug 29, 2014
Revolution by Brand, Russell, 1975-

Revolution

"Are you fed up with the status quo? Do you ask yourself why 1% of the world owns nearly half the wealth? Are you appalled that in a year of recession, banker's bonuses rose by around 64%? Does it anger you that multi-million dollar corporations pay hardly any tax? Do you trust your government? Always insightful, irreverent but funny, Russell Brand is asking the questions the public wants answered. This is his call to arms. This is Russell Brand's Revolution"--

Aug 29, 2014
Respect - the life of Aretha Franklin by Ritz, David.

Respect - the life of Aretha Franklin

Aug 29, 2014
The removers - a memoir by Meredith, Andrew, 1975-

The removers - a memoir

"A literature professor, ... Andrew Meredith's father was fired after unspecified allegations of sexual misconduct. It's a transgression [he] cannot forgive, for it brought about long-lasting familial despair ... [He] treads water, stuck in a kind of suspended adolescence--falling in and out of school, moving blindly from one half-hearted relationship to the next ... Broke, Andrew moves back home to his childhood neighborhood ... and takes a job alongside his father as a 'remover,' the name for

Aug 29, 2014
Raising everyday heroes - parenting children to be self-reliant by Medhus, Elisa.

Raising everyday heroes - parenting children to be self-reliant

A guide to raising healthy, well adjusted, independent children shows readers how to strike a delicate balance between the instinct to protect and the imperative to allow children to make and learn from mistakes.

Aug 29, 2014
The roommates - true tales of friendship, rivalry, romance, and disturbingly close quarters by

The roommates - true tales of friendship, rivalry, romance, and disturbingly close quarters

In this collection of true stories about roommates, people of all ages reveal their disastrous, hilarious, and sometimes moving stories of making their best friend for life or their lifelong nemesis. Learn what it's like to share a room in places as unusual as a thirty-person beach house, a billionaire's yacht, a reality show mansion, and a retirement hotel, and those as familiar as sleepaway camps, boarding schools, and college dorms.

Aug 29, 2014
Ring of Steel - Germany and Austria-hungary in World War I by Watson, Alexander

Ring of Steel - Germany and Austria-hungary in World War I

Aug 29, 2014
The republic of imagination - America in three books by Nafisi, Azar.

The republic of imagination - America in three books

"A passionate hymn to the power of fiction to change people's lives, by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Reading Lolita in Tehran. Ten years ago, Azar Nafisi electrified readers with her million-copy bestseller, Reading Lolita in Tehran, whichtold the story of how, against the backdrop of morality squads and executions, she taught The Great Gatsby and other classics to her eager students in Iran. In this exhilarating followup, Nafisi has written the book her fans have been waiting for

Aug 29, 2014
The religious art of Pablo Picasso by Dillenberger, Jane, author.

The religious art of Pablo Picasso

"The first critical examination of Picasso's use of religious imagery and the religious import of many of his works with secular subject matter. Though Picasso was an avowed aetheist, his work employs themes of spirituality -- and, often, traditional religious iconography. In five engagingly written, accessible chapters, the authors address Picasso's cryptic 1930 painting of the Crucifixion; the artist's early life in the catholic church, trained as a religious painter; elements of transcendence

Aug 29, 2014
Rebellion - The History of England from James I to the Glorious Revolution by Ackroyd, Peter

Rebellion - The History of England from James I to the Glorious Revolution

Aug 29, 2014
Rasputin - A Short Life by Welch, Frances

Rasputin - A Short Life

Aug 29, 2014
The Sobo cookbook - recipes from the Tofino restaurant at the end of the Canadian road by Ahier, Lisa.

The Sobo cookbook - recipes from the Tofino restaurant at the end of the Canadian road

Aug 29, 2014
The slanted door / Modern Vietnamese Food by Phan, Charles.

The slanted door / Modern Vietnamese Food

Aug 29, 2014
Skinnygirl cocktails - 100 fabulous and flirty recipes for any occasion--without the guilt by Frankel, Bethenny, 1970-

Skinnygirl cocktails - 100 fabulous and flirty recipes for any occasion--without the guilt

Aug 29, 2014