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Female serial killers by Rauf, Don, author.

Female serial killers

Aug 29, 2016
Evolution by Ayala, Francisco José, 1934-

Evolution

Aug 29, 2016
3 skeins or less - modern baby knits - 23 knitted baby garments, blankets, toys, and more! by Gray, Tanis, author.

3 skeins or less - modern baby knits - 23 knitted baby garments, blankets, toys, and more!

"When it comes to baby knits, only the cutest garments will do! It's even better when they use only 1, 2, or 3 skeins of yarn. Whether you're whipping up something special for your own little one or need an easy gift for a baby shower, you'll find lots of adorable options in 3 Skeins or Less: Modern Baby Knits. Create a chic, kimono-style sweater for a budding fashionista, or an adorable striped romper for a bouncing baby boy. A cozy colorwork beanie will keep little one|s head warm through the

Aug 29, 2016
The ABCs of socialism by

The ABCs of socialism

"Slim, accessible, inexpensive, irreverent introduction to socialism by the writers of Jacobin magazine The remarkable run of self-proclaimed "democratic socialist" Bernie Sanders for president of the United States has prompted--for the first time in decades and to the shock of many--a national conversation about socialism. A New York Times poll in late November found that a majority of Democrats had a favorable view of socialism, and in New Hampshire in February, more than half of Democratic vo

Aug 29, 2016
Golden girls forever by Colucci, Jim, author.

Golden girls forever

"The complete, first-ever Golden Girls retrospective, packed with hundreds of exclusive interviews, behind-the-scenes and never-before-revealed stories, more than two hundred color and black-and-white photos, commentary, and more."--Provided by publisher.

Aug 29, 2016
Halloween - for organs, pianos and electronic keyboards by

Halloween - for organs, pianos and electronic keyboards

Aug 29, 2016
The costume party book - easy-to-make and inexpensive outfits for Halloween, theater, and creative play. by

The costume party book - easy-to-make and inexpensive outfits for Halloween, theater, and creative play.

"Inspire your child's imagination with an easy-to-make and fun-to-wear costume."--Cover back.

Aug 29, 2016
1 out of 10 doctors recommend - drinking urine, eating worms, and other weird cures, cases, and research from the annals of medicine by Bender, H. Eric.

1 out of 10 doctors recommend - drinking urine, eating worms, and other weird cures, cases, and research from the annals of medicine

Three doctors explore and explain the least recommended techniques lurking in the darkest corners of medicine through the ages.

Aug 29, 2016
Now I sit me down - from klismos to plastic chair - a natural history by Rybczynski, Witold, author.

Now I sit me down - from klismos to plastic chair - a natural history

"In the hands of one of our best writers on architectures and design, a history of chairs becomes a revealing history of design and leisure, and ultimately of how we see ourselves"--

Aug 29, 2016
New York exposed - the gilded age police scandal that launched the progressive era by Czitrom, Daniel J., 1951- author.

New York exposed - the gilded age police scandal that launched the progressive era

Aug 29, 2016
A new history of life - the radical new discoveries about the origins and evolution of life on earth by Ward, Peter D. (Peter Douglas), 1949- author.

A new history of life - the radical new discoveries about the origins and evolution of life on earth

"The history of life on Earth is, in some form or another, known to us all-- or so we think. [This book] offers a provocative new account, based on the latest scientific research, of how modern lifeforms evolved"--Amazon.com.

Aug 29, 2016
Muhammad Ali - the tribute by

Muhammad Ali - the tribute

The definitive tribute that celebrates the life and legacy of Muhammad Ali, an American original. From his unlikely transformation from Louisville Golden Gloves winner to Olympic gold medalist to three-time heavyweight champion, civil rights hero and at one point, the most famous person on earth, Muhammad Ali and his journey were always chronicled and celebrated by Sports Illustrated's writers and photographers. Now, all of those moments and memories are collected in Muhammad Ali: The Tribute, a

Aug 29, 2016
Of gods and strangers by Chang, Tina.

Of gods and strangers

A meditation on history and the imagination that bears witness to acts of genocide and to natural disasters in Ethiopia, Haiti, and Sri Lanka, Of Gods & Strangers interweaves lyrical, arresting accounts of our contemporary world with stories of "Empress Dowager" Tzu Hsi, last empress of China (1861-1908). An urgent reminder that poetry can offer us a social consciousness--"in my locked mouth an urge"--Of Gods & Strangers deftly traces the human dimensions of the "great modern machine," looking t

Aug 29, 2016
Partly - new and selected poems, 2001-2015 by Armantrout, Rae, 1947-

Partly - new and selected poems, 2001-2015

Aug 29, 2016
Mudras of India - a comprehensive guide to the hand gestures of yoga and Indian dance by Carroll, Cain.

Mudras of India - a comprehensive guide to the hand gestures of yoga and Indian dance

Aug 29, 2016
The politics of mourning - death and honor in Arlington National Cemetery by McElya, Micki, 1972- author.

The politics of mourning - death and honor in Arlington National Cemetery

Arlington National Cemetery holds a distinctive place in American culture and self-conception. An active cemetery that averages thirty interments every weekday, it receives four million visitors each year who come to pay their respects to those who have sacrificed their lives to defend and protect the nation through war and peace. It is a sacred shrine in the popular imagination, hallowed ground that stands not only for those buried within but also for the ideals for which they died and which co

Aug 29, 2016
Zero belly smoothies by Zinczenko, David, author.

Zero belly smoothies

Provides more than one hundred recipes for fruit and vegetable smoothies designed to boost metabolism, improve digestion, and promote weight loss in a fourteen-day eating plan. --Publisher's description.

Aug 29, 2016
Yoga for grief and loss - poses, meditation, devotion, self-reflection, selfless acts, ritual by Helbert, Karla, author.

Yoga for grief and loss - poses, meditation, devotion, self-reflection, selfless acts, ritual

Just as grief is an experience that affects us physically, mentally, emotionally, cognitively, and spiritually, yoga sustains and strengthens us in all of those same areas. This book demonstrates how the principles and practices of yoga can help relieve symptoms of grief allowing those who have experienced loss to move toward wholeness, peace, and feelings of connection with loved ones who have died. Exploring the six branches of yoga, the book shows how each branch can support us through grief

Aug 29, 2016
Naturally sweet - bake all your favorites with 30% to 50% less sugar by

Naturally sweet - bake all your favorites with 30% to 50% less sugar

"It's no secret that sugar is in the crosshairs right now--but simply taking the sugar out of your favorite dessert recipes can have disastrous results. Add to that the challenges inherent in using natural sweeteners (like coconut sugar, honey, and maple syrup), and it becomes clear that baking this way requires creative techniques and thoughtful solutions. Enter America's Test Kitchen. We've developed more than 100 revolutionary recipes for great-tasting baked goods and desserts that rely o

Aug 29, 2016
Paris nights - my year at the Moulin Rouge by Simon, Cliff, 1962- author.

Paris nights - my year at the Moulin Rouge

"Leaving Johannesburg, South Africa for the City of Lights, Cliff Simon rises through the ranks from swing dancer to principal in the review, 'Formidable,' on the stage of the iconic Parisian cabaret, the Moulin Rouge. We follow him through his rigorous paces and out onto the streets of Pigalle. After a year, he returns to south Africa to pursue a career in television. Eight years later, Cliff honeymoons in Paris and thanks the City of Lights for the best year of his life."--Back cover.

Aug 29, 2016