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Baking with kids - make breads, muffins, cookies, pies, pizza dough, and more! by Brooks, Leah.

Baking with kids - make breads, muffins, cookies, pies, pizza dough, and more!

"Get ready to measure, mix, and decorate! Baking with Kids is just the book you need to help teach children to bake. Show your children how to safely use basic equipment in the kitchen and explain all about the important ingredients they'll need to make the most delicious baked goods. Recipes include muffins, scones, breads, pretzels, crackers, pizza dough, pie crust, cake, cookies, cupcakes, and more! Celebrated chef and instructor, Leah Brooks creates activities with simple step-by-step photo

Dec 27, 2014
Amazing feats of electrical engineering by Swanson, Jennifer, author.

Amazing feats of electrical engineering

Explains what electrical engineering is, how most people get into the profession, and discusses what the future might hold for this area of engineering.

Dec 27, 2014
Amazing feats of civil engineering by Carmichael, L. E. (Lindsey E.) author.

Amazing feats of civil engineering

Explains what civil engineering is, how most people get into the profession, and discusses notable civil engineers and their projects.

Dec 27, 2014
Affirmative action - legislating equality and opportunity by Kamberg, Mary-Lane, 1948-

Affirmative action - legislating equality and opportunity

Explores the history of affirmative action, looks at how the laws are applied in the workplace and on college campuses, and considers changing attitudes toward affirmative action practices.

Dec 27, 2014
Adventures in Minecraft by O'Hanlon, Martin, author.

Adventures in Minecraft

Offers aspiring Minecraft programmers step-by-step instructions on extending the game experience through programming projects that include building intelligent objects, creating alien invasions, and writing interactive games.

Dec 27, 2014
The age of acquiescence - the life and death of American resistance to organized wealth and power by Fraser, Steve, 1945-

The age of acquiescence - the life and death of American resistance to organized wealth and power

"A groundbreaking investigation of how and why, from the 18th century to the present day, American resistance to our ruling elites has vanished. From the American Revolution through the Civil Rights movement, Americans have long mobilized against political, social, and economic privilege. Hierarchies based on inheritance, wealth, and political preferment were treated as obnoxious and a threat to democracy. Mass movements envisioned a new world supplanting dog-eat-dog capitalism. But over the la

Dec 27, 2014
Albert Einstein by McCormick, Lisa Wade, 1961- author.

Albert Einstein

Presents the life and work of the Nobel Prize-winning scientist who penned the theory of relativity and whose theories altered perceptions of time, energy, and the universe.

Dec 27, 2014
Everyday Easy - 100 Fabulous Recipes for Fuss-free Home Cooking by Pascale, Lorraine

Everyday Easy - 100 Fabulous Recipes for Fuss-free Home Cooking

Dec 27, 2014
Ever Yours - The Essential Letters by Gogh, Vincent Van/ Jansen, Leo (EDT)/ Luijten, Hans (EDT)/ Bakker, Nienke (EDT)

Ever Yours - The Essential Letters

Dec 27, 2014
Envy and jealousy by Hill, Z. B.

Envy and jealousy

Introduces the emotions envy and jealousy, describing what they are, how and why they affect people, and what can be done about them.

Dec 27, 2014
Empathy and compassion by Waters, Rosa, 1957-

Empathy and compassion

Introduces the emotions empathy and compassion, describing what they are, how and why they affect people, and what can be done about them.

Dec 27, 2014
Emotional self-awareness by Waters, Rosa, 1957-

Emotional self-awareness

Introduces the topic of emotions, describing how positive and negative emotions differ and how those emotions can change over time.

Dec 27, 2014
Embarrassment, shame, and guilt by Etingoff, Kim.

Embarrassment, shame, and guilt

Introduces the emotions of embarassment, shame, and guilt, describing what they are, how and why they affect people, and what can be done about them.

Dec 27, 2014
Einstein - the life of a genius by Isaacson, Walter, author.

Einstein - the life of a genius

"Albert Einstein is synonymous with genius. From his remarkable theory of relativity and the famous equation E=mc², to his concept of a unified field theory, no one else has contributed as much to science in the last 150 years. Published to commemorate the centenary of Einstein developing his theory of general relativity, Einstein : the Life of a Genius reveals the man behind the science, from his early years and experiments in Germany and his struggle to find work, to his marriages and children

Dec 27, 2014
The einkorn cookbook - discover the world's purest and most ancient form of wheat by Mallon, Shanna.

The einkorn cookbook - discover the world's purest and most ancient form of wheat

"If you haven't heard of einkorn yet, get ready to get excited. Easy to digest, less likely to cause gut inflammation, tolerable for those with gluten sensitivity these are just a few reasons why the ancient grain known as einkorn is quickly becoming oneof the most popular grains/flours on the market--not to mention its sweet flavor and silky texture. How does one prepare this ancient grain? Popular food bloggers, Tim and Shanna Mallon of Food Loves Writing, bring einkorn right to your table wit

Dec 27, 2014
Decorating the way I see it by Roberts, Markham.

Decorating the way I see it

"Known for his ability to work in any design vernacular, Markham Roberts brings a fresh approach to traditional and contemporary styles alike. His work is not defined by signature looks or design trends. Rather, using an inventive combination of layered patterns and color as well as bold juxtapositions of furniture of different styles and periods, custom designs, and works of art from around the world, he creates interiors that have been described as "the very definition of chic." Roberts struc

Dec 27, 2014
Cycling's strangest tales - extraordinary but true stories by Spragg, Iain.

Cycling's strangest tales - extraordinary but true stories

Dec 27, 2014
The altruistic brain - how we are naturally good by Pfaff, Donald W., 1939- author.

The altruistic brain - how we are naturally good

Dec 27, 2014
Amazing feats of aerospace engineering by Smibert, Angie, author.

Amazing feats of aerospace engineering

Discusses the field of aerospace engineering, including its history, some of its most famous feats, and what the future holds for the field, and explains how most people get into the profession.

Dec 27, 2014
13 things mentally strong people don't do - take back your power, embrace change, face your fears, and train your brain for happiness and success by Morin, Amy, author.

13 things mentally strong people don't do - take back your power, embrace change, face your fears, and train your brain for happiness and success

Examines "how mentally strong people avoid negative behaviors: feeling sorry for themselves, resenting other people's success, and dwelling on the past. Instead, they focus on the positive to help them overcome challenges and become their best"--Amazon.com.

Dec 27, 2014