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If it's going to be, it's up to me - the eight proven principles of possibility thinking by Schuller, Robert H. (Robert Harold), 1926-2015.

If it's going to be, it's up to me - the eight proven principles of possibility thinking

The author, promoter of Possibility Thinking, describes eight practical steps designed to lead to self-improvement, improved self-esteem, and personal and spiritual success.

Apr 29, 2015
The illustrated guide to professional haircare & hairstyles - with 280 style ideas and step-by-step techniques by Pope, Nicky.

The illustrated guide to professional haircare & hairstyles - with 280 style ideas and step-by-step techniques

Apr 29, 2015
The impulsive, disorganized child - solutions for parenting kids with executive functioning difficulties by Forgan, James W., author.

The impulsive, disorganized child - solutions for parenting kids with executive functioning difficulties

"Impulsive, scattered, lost, unfocused, unprepared, disorganized: These are just a few of the words used to describe kids with executive functioning deficits, which commonly affect many children already diagnosed with ADHD, learning disabilities, and autism. The Impulsive, Disorganized Child: Solutions for Parenting Kids with Executive Functioning Difficulties helps parents pinpoint weak executive functions in their children, then learn how to help their kids overcome these deficits with practic

Apr 29, 2015
Grow all you can eat in 3 square feet by

Grow all you can eat in 3 square feet

No matter how small your space, get every inch of it growing with tasty fruit and vegetables. Gather fruit fresh from your doorstep, pick herbs from your balcony, create walls of edible produce, and plant a raised bed that is both beautiful and productive. This guide proves you can grow food anywhere. Learn what to grow, how to use your space efficiently, and how to maximize your yield. You'll soon be harvesting a feast from your front door.-- Cover verso.

Apr 29, 2015
How baking works - exploring the fundamentals of baking science by Figoni, Paula.

How baking works - exploring the fundamentals of baking science

The essence of baking is chemistry, and anyone who wants to be a master pastry chef must understand the principles and science that make baking work. Learn the whys and hows of every chemical reaction, essential ingredient, and technique.

Apr 29, 2015
The great divide - unequal societies and what we can do about them by Stiglitz, Joseph E., author.

The great divide - unequal societies and what we can do about them

Apr 29, 2015
Got milked? - the great dairy deception and why you'll thrive without milk by Hamilton, Alissa, author.

Got milked? - the great dairy deception and why you'll thrive without milk

Dispels misconceptions about milk and its crucial role in health, revealing the many ways in which dairy can actually be harmful, and provides dairy-free recipes and full meal plans.

Apr 29, 2015
A girl and her greens - hearty meals from the garden by Bloomfield, April, author.

A girl and her greens - hearty meals from the garden

Apr 29, 2015
The gene therapy plan - taking control of your genetic destiny with diet and lifestyle by Gaynor, Mitchell L., 1956- author.

The gene therapy plan - taking control of your genetic destiny with diet and lifestyle

"From a renowned oncologist and pioneer in integrative medicine, a breakthrough in treating and preventing disease by altering our genetic blueprint. What if the food we eat could target not only diabetes, obesity, heart disease, and cancer but the effects of aging? What if our diets could affect every aspect of our health by controlling the expression of our genes? While modern medicine largely focuses on treating symptoms with prescription drugs, Dr. Gaynor's revolutionary approach goes straig

Apr 29, 2015
Airborne - the combat story of Ed Shames of Easy Company by Gardner, Ian, author

Airborne - the combat story of Ed Shames of Easy Company

Apr 29, 2015
Alabama Studio sewing patterns - a guide to customizing a hand-stitched Alabama Chanin wardrobe by Chanin, Natalie, author.

Alabama Studio sewing patterns - a guide to customizing a hand-stitched Alabama Chanin wardrobe

This compendium takes the Alabama Chanin library to the next level, offering all the patterns from Chanin's first three books on a convenient CD, plus instructions and patterns for 12 new skirts, dresses, tops, and jackets, with illustrated guidelines for customizing the fit and style of each. Chanin teaches readers the ins and outs of refashioning shapes, raising and lowering necklines, taking in and letting out waistlines, and many more key forms of customization; she also provides guidelines

Apr 29, 2015
In Montmartre - Picasso, Matisse and modernism in Paris, 1900-1910 by Roe, Sue.

In Montmartre - Picasso, Matisse and modernism in Paris, 1900-1910

Apr 29, 2015
Lean habits for lifelong weight loss - mastering 4 core eating behaviors to stay slim forever by Fear, Georgie, author.

Lean habits for lifelong weight loss - mastering 4 core eating behaviors to stay slim forever

Lean Habits isn't about quick-fixes, restrictive dieting or calorie-counting. The four staples of lean living are all about adjusting your relationship with food so you can eat what you want, when you want but with a smarter approach. Easy modifications like learning to sense when you are truly hungry and knowing the difference between satisfied and stuffed, will be your stepping-stones to a healthy life in which you don't have to stress about your diet.

Apr 29, 2015
In the all-night café amemoir of Belle and Sebation's formative year by David, Stuart, author.

In the all-night café amemoir of Belle and Sebation's formative year

"Determined to make his living writing stories and songs, Stuart had spent several years scraping by on the dole in his small, industrial hometown. Then he had the fateful idea to learn bass guitar, and to head for Glasgow in search of likeminded artists. In the All-Night Café describes his fortuitous meeting with the group’s cofounder Stuart Murdoch in a course for unemployed musicians. It tells of their adventures in two early incarnations of Belle and Sebastian and culminates in the recording

Apr 29, 2015
The appetite solution - lose weight effortlessly and never be hungry again by Colella, Joseph.

The appetite solution - lose weight effortlessly and never be hungry again

Apr 29, 2015
The anthropocene - the human era and how it shapes our planet by Schwägerl, Christian.

The anthropocene - the human era and how it shapes our planet

Apr 29, 2015
And the good news is-- - lessons and advice from the bright side by Perino, Dana, author.

And the good news is-- - lessons and advice from the bright side

"From her years as a presidential press secretary to her debates with colleagues on Fox News' The Five, Dana Perino reveals the lessons she's learned that have guided her through life, including stories from behind the scenes at the White House with President George W. Bush that the cameras never captured. Thoughtful, inspiring and often surprising, AND THE GOOD NEWS IS... traces Dana's unlikely journey through politics, the White House, and television. She has an uncanny ability for knowing wha

Apr 29, 2015
Bowie on Bowie - interviews and encounters with David Bowie by

Bowie on Bowie - interviews and encounters with David Bowie

"Bowie on Bowie presents some of the best interviews David Bowie has granted in his near five-decade career. Each featured interview traces a new step in his unique journey, successively freezing him in time in all of his various incarnations, from a young novelty hit-maker and Ziggy Stardust to plastic soul player, 1980s sell-out, and the artistically reborn and beloved elder statesman of challenging popular music. In all of these iterations he is remarkably articulate and also preternaturally

Apr 29, 2015
The light of the world - a memoir by Alexander, Elizabeth, 1962- author.

The light of the world - a memoir

"Elizabeth Alexander--poet, mother, and wife--finds herself at an existential crossroads after the sudden death of her husband, who was just 49. Reflecting with gratitude on the exquisite beauty of her married life that was, grappling with the subsequent void, and feeling a re-energized devotion to her two teenage sons, Alexander channels her poetic sensibilities into a rich, lucid prose that describes a very personal and yet universal quest for meaning, understanding, and acceptance. She examin

Apr 29, 2015
The crossroads of should and must - find and follow your passion by Luna, Elle, author.

The crossroads of should and must - find and follow your passion

"It was her own personal journey that inspired Elle Luna to write a brief online manifesto that, in a few short months, has touched hundreds of thousands of people who've read it or heard Elle speak on the topic. Now Ms. Luna expands her ideas into [a] ... gift book for every recent graduate, every artist, every seeker, every career changer"--Amazon.com.

Apr 29, 2015