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The tricky art of co-existing - how to behave decently no matter what life throws your way by Toksvig, Sandi.

The tricky art of co-existing - how to behave decently no matter what life throws your way

Mar 28, 2015
The Top of His Game - The Best Sportswriting of W. C. Heinz by Heinz, W. C./ Littlefield, Bill (EDT)

The Top of His Game - The Best Sportswriting of W. C. Heinz

Mar 28, 2015
Top 40 democracy - the rival mainstreams of American music by Weisbard, Eric, author.

Top 40 democracy - the rival mainstreams of American music

Mar 28, 2015
This present moment - new poems by Snyder, Gary, 1930-

This present moment - new poems

"This present moment That lives on To become Long ago." For his first collection of new poems since his celebrated Danger on Peaks, published in 2004, Gary Snyder finds himself ranging over the planet. Journeys to the Dolomites, to the north shore of Lake Tahoe, from Paris and Tuscany to the shrine at Delphi, from Santa Fe to Sella Pass, Snyder lays out these poems as a map of the last decade. Placed side-by-side, they become a path and a trail of complexity and lyrical regard, a sort of r

Mar 28, 2015
Think like a baby - 33 simple research experiments you can do at home to better understand your child's developing mind by Ankowski, Amber.

Think like a baby - 33 simple research experiments you can do at home to better understand your child's developing mind

"This book gives parents tremendous insight into their children's physical, cognitive, language, and social development Think Like a Baby features 33 lab-tested research experiments parents can easily re-create at home to give them tremendous insight into their children's physical, cognitive, language, and social development. Presented in a lighthearted, entertaining, yet authoritative manner, each experiment is followed by a discussion of its practical implications for parents--why to bring mor

Mar 28, 2015
Teaching kids to think - raising confident, independent, & thoughtful children in an age of instant gratification by Sweetland, Darlene.

Teaching kids to think - raising confident, independent, & thoughtful children in an age of instant gratification

Intends to help children develop problem-solving skills in the age of instant gratification and over-dependence on parents.

Mar 28, 2015
Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange by Lyons, Malcolm C. (TRN)/ Irwin, Robert (INT)

Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange

Mar 28, 2015
Take back your life - recovering from cults and abusive relationships by Lalich, Janja.

Take back your life - recovering from cults and abusive relationships

Mar 28, 2015
How to read the Bible and still be a Christian - struggling with divine violence from Genesis through Revelation by Crossan, John Dominic.

How to read the Bible and still be a Christian - struggling with divine violence from Genesis through Revelation

Explains how to reconcile inconsistencies between scriptural depictions of a loving and vengeful God, sharing insights into the contrasting personalities of respective biblical writers.

Mar 28, 2015
Shenandoah - a story of conservation and betrayal by Eisenfeld, Sue.

Shenandoah - a story of conservation and betrayal

Mar 28, 2015
The shred diet cookbook by Smith, Ian, 1969- author.

The shred diet cookbook

"[An] answer to the question Dr. Ian is asked most often: 'Can I eat that on SHRED?' ... He's including nutritionally dense food to match up with the core tenets of meal spacing, meal replacement, and snacking ... Readers get more ideas for snacks than they'll know what to do with; over 75 all-new recipes for meal replacing smoothies and soups, including savory smoothies, warm smoothies, stews, and cold soups; protein-rich dinners ... side-dishes; carb recipes that really count, including breakf

Mar 28, 2015
The gift of Shamanism - visionary power, Ayahuasca dreams, and journeys to other realms by Beery, Itzhak, 1950-

The gift of Shamanism - visionary power, Ayahuasca dreams, and journeys to other realms

"Discover the shamanic powers within each of us"--

Mar 28, 2015
Sickened - the memoir of a Munchausen by proxy childhood by Gregory, Julie, 1969-

Sickened - the memoir of a Munchausen by proxy childhood

The author describes growing up as the victim of Munchausen by proxy, a form of child abuse in which her mother invented or caused a series of illnesses and ailments, and her struggle to escape her mother's problems to rebuild her life.

Mar 28, 2015
The Francis miracle - inside the transformation of the Pope and the Church by Allen, John L., Jr., 1965-

The Francis miracle - inside the transformation of the Pope and the Church

Mar 28, 2015
FDR and the American crisis by Marrin, Albert, author.

FDR and the American crisis

An accessible portrait of the 32nd president traces his privileged upbringing, the polio that cost him the use of his legs and his leadership during the Great Depression and World War II.

Mar 28, 2015
Behind every great man - forgotten women behind the world's famous and infamous by Wagman-Geller, Marlene.

Behind every great man - forgotten women behind the world's famous and infamous

Mar 28, 2015
The beautiful struggle - a father, two sons and an unlikely road to manhood by Coates, Ta-Nehisi.

The beautiful struggle - a father, two sons and an unlikely road to manhood

A memoir of growing up in the tough world of Baltimore in the 1980s chronicles the relationship between the author and his father, a Vietnam vet and Black Panther affiliate, and his campaign to keep his sons from falling victim to the temptations of the streets.

Mar 28, 2015
Handbook of practical solid-state troubleshooting by Lenk, John D.

Handbook of practical solid-state troubleshooting

For Technicians and engineers.

Mar 28, 2015
Get wise to your advisor - how to reach your investment goals without getting ripped off by Lockshin, Steven D.

Get wise to your advisor - how to reach your investment goals without getting ripped off

Describes how technology is ushering in an automated approach to investing and explains the tools necessary to understand current investments, plan for long-term goals, reduce debt, and allocate assets without paying a broker or advisor.

Mar 28, 2015
The authentic death and contentious afterlife of Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid - the untold story of Peckinpah's last Western Film by Seydor, Paul, 1947- author.

The authentic death and contentious afterlife of Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid - the untold story of Peckinpah's last Western Film

Mar 28, 2015