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The big trip - your ultimate guide to gap years and overseas adventures. by

The big trip - your ultimate guide to gap years and overseas adventures.

Guides and instructs readers on preparing for overseas travel, with information on volunteer organizations, job opportunities for international travelers, education courses, and foreign festivals.

Sep 1, 2015
Big Freedia - God save the queen diva! by Big Freedia, author.

Big Freedia - God save the queen diva!

"From the eponymous star of the most popular reality show in Fuse TVs history, this no-holds-barred memoir tells the story of a gay, self-proclaimed mama's boy who exploded onto the formerly underground Bounce music scene--a hip-hop subgenre--and found acceptance, healing, self-expression, and stardom"--Amazon.com.

Sep 1, 2015
The art of sumi-e - beautiful ink painting using Japanese brushwork by Okamoto, Naomi, 1951- author, artist.

The art of sumi-e - beautiful ink painting using Japanese brushwork

In this beautiful book, Naomi Okamoto passes on her experience and knowledge of Sumi-e -- traditional Japanese ink painting that uses only ink, white space and simple brushstrokes to capture the essence of an object, person, animal or scene. With her deep understanding of both the technical and spiritual aspects of this ancient art, she guides the reader expertly through the materials required and the techniques involved, successfully conveying as she does so the cultural and historical backgrou

Sep 1, 2015
Anyone you want me to be - a true story of sex and death on the Internet by Douglas, John E.

Anyone you want me to be - a true story of sex and death on the Internet

Sep 1, 2015
$2.00 a day - living on almost nothing in America by Edin, Kathryn J., author.

$2.00 a day - living on almost nothing in America

"After two decades of...research on American poverty, Kathryn Edin noticed something she hadn't seen since the mid-1990s -- households surviving on virtually no income. Edin teamed with Luke Shaefer, an expert on calculating incomes of the poor, to discover that the number of American families living on $2.00 per person, per day, has skyrocketed to 1.5 million American households, including about 3 million children....The authors illuminate a troubling trend: a low-wage labor market that increas

Sep 1, 2015
AlexanderMcQueen - blood beneath the skin by Wilson, Andrew, 1967-

AlexanderMcQueen - blood beneath the skin

"The first definitive biography of the iconic, notoriously private British fashion designer Alexander McQueen explores the connections between his dark work and even darker life. When forty-year-old Alexander McQueen committed suicide in February 2010, a shocked world mourned the loss. McQueen had risen from humble beginnings as the son of an East London taxi driver to scale the heights of fame, fortune, and glamour. He designed clothes for the world's most beautiful women and royalty, most famo

Sep 1, 2015
The Blender Girl smoothies - 100 gluten-free, vegan, & paleo-friendly recipes by Masters, Tess.

The Blender Girl smoothies - 100 gluten-free, vegan, & paleo-friendly recipes

A collection of one hundred vegan smoothies shares advice on how to bolster nutrition and flavor using herbs, spices, and probiotics.

Sep 1, 2015
Black man in a white coat - a doctor's reflections on race and medicine by Tweedy, Damon.

Black man in a white coat - a doctor's reflections on race and medicine

"One doctor's passionate and profound memoir of his experience grappling with race, bias, and the unique health problems of black AmericansWhen Damon Tweedy begins medical school,he envisions a bright future where his segregated, working-class backgroundwill become largely irrelevant. Instead, he finds that he has joined a new world where race is front and center. The recipient of a scholarship designed to increase black student enrollment, Tweedy soon meets a professor who bluntly questions whe

Sep 1, 2015
Freedom in the Family - A Mother-daughter Memoir of the Fight for Civil Rights by Due, Tananarive/ Due, Patricia Stephens

Freedom in the Family - A Mother-daughter Memoir of the Fight for Civil Rights

Sep 1, 2015
Frommer's easyguide to Amsterdam, Brussels & Bruge by Heseltine, Sasha, author.

Frommer's easyguide to Amsterdam, Brussels & Bruge

Sep 1, 2015
Frida, a biography of Frida Kahlo / A Biography of Frida Kahlo by Herrera, Hayden.

Frida, a biography of Frida Kahlo / A Biography of Frida Kahlo

An in-depth biography of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo details her haunting and original painting style, her turbulent marriage to muralist Diego Rivera, her association with communism, and her love of Mexican culture and folklore.

Sep 1, 2015
Getting past your breakup - how to turn a devastating loss into the best thing that ever happened to you by Elliott, Susan J.

Getting past your breakup - how to turn a devastating loss into the best thing that ever happened to you

Sep 1, 2015
Getting Started With Processing - A Hands-on Introduction to Making Interactive Graphics by Reas, Casey/ Fry, Ben

Getting Started With Processing - A Hands-on Introduction to Making Interactive Graphics

Sep 1, 2015
Giants- the dwarfs of Auschwitz- the extraordinary story of the Lilliput Troupe by Koren, Yehuda

Giants- the dwarfs of Auschwitz- the extraordinary story of the Lilliput Troupe

Sep 1, 2015
Good profit - how creating value for others built one of the world's most successful companies by Koch, Charles G. (Charles de Ganahl), 1935-

Good profit - how creating value for others built one of the world's most successful companies

"A Legendary CEO's Unique Management System In 1967, Charles Koch took the reins of his father's company and began the process of growing it from a $21 million company into a global corporation with revenues of about $115 billion, according to Forbes. So how did this MIT engineer manage to grow Koch Industries into one of the largest private companies in the world today with growth exceeding that of the S&P 500 by almost 30-fold over the last five decades? Through his unique five-dimension

Sep 1, 2015
The Habit of Being - Letters of Flannery O'Connor by Fitzgerald, Sally (EDT)

The Habit of Being - Letters of Flannery O'Connor

Sep 1, 2015
Harrington on hold 'em - expert strategy for no-limit tournaments by Harrington, Dan.

Harrington on hold 'em - expert strategy for no-limit tournaments

Provides poker strategies for every phase of tournament play, covering the early phase where the stakes are small to later tactics such as bluffing, flops, scare cards, playing shorthanded, loose games, and endgame play.

Sep 1, 2015
Harrington on hold 'em - expert strategy for no-limit tournaments by Harrington, Dan.

Harrington on hold 'em - expert strategy for no-limit tournaments

Provides poker strategies for every phase of tournament play, covering the early phase where the stakes are small to later tactics such as bluffing, flops, scare cards, playing shorthanded, loose games, and endgame play.

Sep 1, 2015
Harrington on hold 'em - expert strategy for no-limit tournaments by Harrington, Dan.

Harrington on hold 'em - expert strategy for no-limit tournaments

Provides poker strategies for every phase of tournament play, covering the early phase where the stakes are small to later tactics such as bluffing, flops, scare cards, playing shorthanded, loose games, and endgame play.

Sep 1, 2015
The hop grower's handbook - the essential guide for sustainable, small-scale production for home and market by Eyck, Laura A. Ten, author.

The hop grower's handbook - the essential guide for sustainable, small-scale production for home and market

Sep 1, 2015