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A stray cat struts - my life as a rockabilly rebel by Phantom, Slim Jim, author.

A stray cat struts - my life as a rockabilly rebel

Jun 23, 2016
Well played - the ultimate guide to awakening your family's playful spirit by Sinclair, Meredith, author.

Well played - the ultimate guide to awakening your family's playful spirit

Jun 23, 2016
Walking with the muses - a memoir by Cleveland, Pat, author.

Walking with the muses - a memoir

One of the first black supermodels describes her time jet-setting around the world, walking runways, and partying with rock stars and actors during the wild, glamorous, and gritty 1960s and 1970s.

Jun 23, 2016
Voyage Le Corbusier - drawing on the road by Brillhart, Jacob.

Voyage Le Corbusier - drawing on the road

Presents the sketchbook drawings and watercolors of the French architect created when he was a young student traveling through Europe, demonstrating his ability for composition, design, and abstraction.

Jun 23, 2016
What Have Plants Ever Done for Us? - Western Civilization in Fifty Plants by Harris, Stephen

What Have Plants Ever Done for Us? - Western Civilization in Fifty Plants

Jun 23, 2016
What is a garden? by Merwin, W. S. (William Stanley), 1927-

What is a garden?

"Poet and environmentalist W. S. Merwin moved to Hawaii in 1976 and has spent the last forty years planting nineteen acres with more than eight hundred species of palm, creating a lush garden on a ruined former pineapple plantation. Now the Merwin Conservancy, this land has served as Merwin's muse and his passion, appearing as a consistent subject of his poems and his germinal essays on conservation. What Is a Garden? collects eight of Merwin's poems and three of his essays emblematic of his pal

Jun 23, 2016
What to expect when you have diabetes - 170 tips for living well with diabetes by American Diabetes Association (COR)/ Buse, John, M.D., Ph.D. (FRW)

What to expect when you have diabetes - 170 tips for living well with diabetes

Jun 23, 2016
Where am I eating? - an adventure through the global food economy by Timmerman, Kelsey, 1979- author.

Where am I eating? - an adventure through the global food economy

Cites America's increasing reliance on imported foods while revealing how consumer choices about food affect international worker rights, fair trade, and immigration.

Jun 23, 2016
The wired soul - finding spiritual balance in a hyperconnected age by Rhodes, Tricia McCary, author.

The wired soul - finding spiritual balance in a hyperconnected age

Jun 23, 2016
The Nordic kitchen - one year of family cooking by Meyer, Claus (Cook), author.

The Nordic kitchen - one year of family cooking

Offers seasonal Scandinavian recipes, including pan-fried garfish with rhubarb chutney, seared hanger steak with frise´e lettuce, and crispy puff pastry apple pie.

Jun 23, 2016
Wolsey - the life of King Henry VIII's Cardinal by Matusiak, John.

Wolsey - the life of King Henry VIII's Cardinal

Jun 23, 2016
Raising the floor - how a universal basic income can renew our economy and rebuild the American dream by Stern, Andy, author.

Raising the floor - how a universal basic income can renew our economy and rebuild the American dream

"The former president of the Service Employees International Union draws on extensive interviews with economists, labor leaders, bankers and others on how advances in technology are creating better products at the expense of the middle class, outlining strategies focused on a controversial "universal basic income" that provides for near-future needs,"--NoveList.

Jun 22, 2016
Wouldn't it be nice. by Wilson, Brian, 1942-

Wouldn't it be nice.

Jun 22, 2016
Fodor's New England 2016 - with the best fall foliage drives & scenic road trips by Baskin, Kara, author.

Fodor's New England 2016 - with the best fall foliage drives & scenic road trips

"Fodor's New England highlights the best this classic American destination has to offer: Boston's Revolutionary-era sites, Connecticut's antiques, Rhode Island's mansions, the rocky Maine coast, Vermont's Green Mountains, and New Hampshire's Lake District. Every recommendation has been vetted by a local Fodor’s correspondent to ensure travelers plan the perfect trip, from leaf peeping and skiing to antiquing and fine dining,"--Amazon.com.

Jun 21, 2016
Dear daycare parent by Rioux, Jackie, author.

Dear daycare parent

Jun 21, 2016
The dark side of genius - the life of Alfred Hitchcock by Spoto, Donald, 1941-

The dark side of genius - the life of Alfred Hitchcock

Chronicles the film producing career and personal life of Alfred Hitchcock.

Jun 21, 2016
Every landlord's legal guide 2016 by Stewart, Marcia, author.

Every landlord's legal guide 2016

Guide for landlords and property managers with legal forms and state rules covering topics such as screening tenants, preparing leases, keeping up with repairs, and complying with laws regarding tenant privacy and disclosures. The 13th edition is revised to provide current state laws.

Jun 21, 2016
A paperboy's fable - the 11 principles of success by Patel, Deep K.

A paperboy's fable - the 11 principles of success

Jun 21, 2016
Douglas MacArthur - American warrior by Herman, Arthur, 1956- author.

Douglas MacArthur - American warrior

"The Pulitzer Prize finalist and author of Gandhi & Churchill goes beyond the mythologies of the World War II general to illuminate his strengths and weaknesses, placing his career against a backdrop of history while discussing how he shaped his character to meet national needs,"--NoveList.

Jun 20, 2016
Dog gone - a lost pet's extraordinary journey and the family who brought him home by Toutonghi, Pauls, author.

Dog gone - a lost pet's extraordinary journey and the family who brought him home

"After its dog, Gonker, disappears along the Appalachian Trail, a family begins a frantic search, one that is spurred on by the fact that Gonker will die from Addison's disease if he is not found within 23 days,"--NoveList.

Jun 20, 2016