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Learn to play keyboards by Ashworth, Steve.

Learn to play keyboards

Jan 28, 2015
Kentucky by Blackinton, Theresa Dowell.

Kentucky

Jan 28, 2015
Journeys out of the body by Monroe, Robert A.

Journeys out of the body

Jan 28, 2015
The lean muscle diet - a customized nutrition and workout plan - eat the foods you love to build the body you want and keep it for life! by Schuler, Lou, author.

The lean muscle diet - a customized nutrition and workout plan - eat the foods you love to build the body you want and keep it for life!

"Research shows that although people can lose 5 to 10 percent of their body weight on any given diet, dieting itself is a consistent predictor of future weight gain. Why? At some point, everyone stops dieting. The lean muscle diet [seeks to solve] the sustainability problem while offering immediate results. It's simple: act as if you already have the body you want. If a reader is, say, a 220-pound man who wants to become a muscular 180-pounder, he then uses [the book's] formula to eat and train

Jan 28, 2015
The illustrated encyclopedia of small arms - from hand cannons to automatic weapons by Matthews, Rupert.

The illustrated encyclopedia of small arms - from hand cannons to automatic weapons

Jan 28, 2015
Illumination - the shaman's way of healing by Villoldo, Alberto.

Illumination - the shaman's way of healing

"Illumination takes us on a healing journey, inspired by the timeless wisdom of indigenous cultures and the latest theories of neurobiology." --P. [2] of cover

Jan 28, 2015
The Simpsons handbook - secret tips from the pros by Groening, Matt.

The Simpsons handbook - secret tips from the pros

This detailed artist's manual unveils the complex secrets behind the deceptively simple and universally loved "Simpsons" characters. With creative insights, artist' sketches, helpful insider hints, and step-by-step instructions, enter the imagination of master doodler Matt Groening, creator of "The Simpsons," and receive some professional "how-to" advice from many of the animators and directors who have made the show the comedic standard, as well as the longest running animated show and situatio

Jan 28, 2015
The new American herbal by Orr, Stephen, 1965-

The new American herbal

"Orr covers the entire spectrum of herbaceous plants, from culinary to ornamental to aromatic and medicinal, presenting them in an ... A to Z format packed with recipes, DIY projects, and ... examples of garden design highlighting herbal plantings"--Amazon.com.

Jan 28, 2015
Mr. Lincoln goes to war by Marvel, William.

Mr. Lincoln goes to war

Jan 28, 2015
Moral tribes - emotion, reason, and the gap between us and them by Greene, Joshua David, 1974-

Moral tribes - emotion, reason, and the gap between us and them

Our brains were designed for tribal life, for getting along with a select group of others (Us) and for fighting off everyone else (Them). But modern times have forced the world's tribes into a shared space, resulting in epic clashes of values along with unprecedented opportunities. As the world shrinks, the moral lines that divide us become more salient and more puzzling. We fight over everything from tax codes to gay marriage to global warming, and we wonder where, if at all, we can find our co

Jan 28, 2015
Positive options for complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)* - self-help and treatment by Juris, Elena.

Positive options for complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)* - self-help and treatment

"This book explains CRPS in an accessible style for all readers, and provides self-help techniques, complementary therapies, and holistic strategies for maximizing the potential for healing. Readers will find a wealth of tips on life modifications to help better manage their condition. They'll find two interviews with practitioners who offer insights every patient should know, with the help of pain specialist Edward Carden, MD, and occupational therapist and neurological acupuncturist Sheri Barn

Jan 28, 2015
Popular skullture - the skull motif in pulps, paperbacks, and comics by Beauchamp, Monte, editor.

Popular skullture - the skull motif in pulps, paperbacks, and comics

"Our culture embraces the skull: apparel and products with skulls abound. Popular Skullture features the oddest, creepiest, and weirdest skull covers from 1930s to mid-'50s comics, pulps, and paperbacks."--

Jan 28, 2015
Peaks on the horizon - two journeys in Tibet. by Carroll, Charlie.

Peaks on the horizon - two journeys in Tibet.

"Charlie Carroll's obsession began with his chance discovery of 'Seven Years in Tibet' in the Adult Reading section of his grade school library. The battered hardcover with faded gold lettering sparked a twenty-year fascination with Tibet, and after combing through every book, article, and documentary on the mysterious and controversial nation, Charlie finally decided it was time to stop reading other people's records and thoughts. A high school English teacher by then, he took a sabbatical and

Jan 28, 2015
One thousand things worth knowing by Muldoon, Paul, author.

One thousand things worth knowing

"A new collection of poems by Pulitzer Prize-winner Paul Muldoon"--

Jan 28, 2015
Old-fashioned jams, jellies, and sweet preserves - the best way to grow, preserve, and bake with small fruit by Gardner, Jo Ann, author.

Old-fashioned jams, jellies, and sweet preserves - the best way to grow, preserve, and bake with small fruit

Jan 28, 2015
Novel living - collecting, decorating, and crafting with books by Occhipinti, Lisa, author.

Novel living - collecting, decorating, and crafting with books

Presents ideas for collecting and restoring print books, and includes crafting and decorating suggestions to incorporate them into a person's living space.

Jan 28, 2015
The match girl and the heiress by Koven, Seth, 1958-

The match girl and the heiress

"Nellie Dowell was a match-factory girl in Victorian London who spent her early years consigned to orphanages and hospitals. Muriel Lester, the daughter of a wealthy shipbuilder, longed to be free of the burden of money and possessions. Together, these unlikely soul mates sought to remake the world according to their own utopian vision of Christ's teachings. The Match Girl and the Heiress paints an unforgettable portrait of their late-nineteenth-century girlhoods of wealth and want, and their da

Jan 28, 2015
Seed bead chic - 25 elegant projects inspired by fine jewelry by Katz, Amy.

Seed bead chic - 25 elegant projects inspired by fine jewelry

"Amy Katz teaches how to make seed bead jewelry projects resembling beautiful fine jewelry. Along with the stunning photography, step-by-step instructions, and beading diagrams, this book will introduce Amy's newly invented beading stitch: the right angle ladder stitch. This book will position primarily toward the dedicated intermediate to advanced audience"--

Jan 28, 2015
Recovery and renewal - your essential guide to overcoming dependency and withdrawal from sleeping pills, other 'benzo' tranquillisers and antidepressants by Frederick, Baylissa.

Recovery and renewal - your essential guide to overcoming dependency and withdrawal from sleeping pills, other 'benzo' tranquillisers and antidepressants

Jan 28, 2015
Indoor salad - how to grow vegetables indoors by Booth, Ginger.

Indoor salad - how to grow vegetables indoors

Jan 28, 2015