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Spiritual law - the essence of Swedenborg's Divine Providence by Hill, Joanna V.

Spiritual law - the essence of Swedenborg's Divine Providence

Oct 20, 2014
Spanish demystified by Petrow, Jenny.

Spanish demystified

A step-by-step guide through the key fundamentals of the Spanish language covers everyday topics and conversational expressions and includes an audio CD to provide oral practice and pronunciation basics.

Oct 20, 2014
Me, myself, and us - the science of personality and the art of well-being by Little, Brian R.

Me, myself, and us - the science of personality and the art of well-being

"In the past few decades, personality psychology has made considerable progress in raising new questions about human nature--and providing some provocative answers. New scientific research has transformed old ideas about personality based on the theories of Freud, Jung, and the humanistic psychologies of the nineteen sixties, which gave rise to the simplistic categorizations of the Meyer-Briggs Inventory and the 'enneagream'. But the general public still knows little about the new science and wh

Oct 20, 2014
Losing patience - the problems, alarms and psychological issues of shaken baby syndrome by Peinkofer, J. (Jim)

Losing patience - the problems, alarms and psychological issues of shaken baby syndrome

"All it takes is two or three violent shakes, in as little as five seconds, by an angry parent or caregiver to punish or quiet a crying child. Shaken Baby syndrome (DBD) is the leading cause of abuse-related deaths among infants. nearly one-third of shaken babies die; 80 percent of the survivors suffer permanent brain damage. James Peinkofer, an expert on Shaken Baby Syndrome, provides a major study of famous and recent cases (Virginia Jaspers, Patience Gill, Louise Woodward) and the key medical

Oct 20, 2014
Managing cover crops profitably by

Managing cover crops profitably

Oct 20, 2014
Make the most of your time on Earth - the rough guide to the world. by

Make the most of your time on Earth - the rough guide to the world.

Oct 20, 2014
The republic of imagination - America in three books by Nafisi, Azar.

The republic of imagination - America in three books

"A passionate hymn to the power of fiction to change people's lives, by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Reading Lolita in Tehran. Ten years ago, Azar Nafisi electrified readers with her million-copy bestseller, Reading Lolita in Tehran, which told the story of how, against the backdrop of morality squads and executions, she taught The Great Gatsby and other classics to her eager students in Iran. In this exhilarating followup, Nafisi has written the book her fans have been waiting fo

Oct 20, 2014
The Millionaire mystique - how working women become wealthy--and how you can, too! by Burke, Jude Miller.

The Millionaire mystique - how working women become wealthy--and how you can, too!

"Fifty years ago The Feminine Mystique uncovered the hidden world of the unhappy '50s housewife. In The Millionaire Mystique business psychologist Jude Miller Burke looks at today's self-made female millionaires and how they successfully manage career and family life. What can struggling women learn from them? Miller Burke backs up her findings using results from a groundbreaking study of millionaire women.In The Millionaire Mystique you'll learn: The surprising number of millionaire women who w

Oct 20, 2014
Knowledge is beautiful by McCandless, David.

Knowledge is beautiful

"In this sequel to the bestselling book The Visual Miscellaneum, author David McCandless uses stunning and unique visuals to reveal unexpected insights into how the world really works. Every day, every hour, every minute we are bombarded with information, from television, from newspapers, from the Internet, we're steeped in it. We need a way to relate to it. Enter David McCandless and his stunning infographics, simple, elegant ways to interact with information too complex or abstract to grasp an

Oct 20, 2014
More awesome than money - four boys and their heroic quest to save your privacy from Facebook by Dwyer, Jim, 1957-

More awesome than money - four boys and their heroic quest to save your privacy from Facebook

"Four NYU undergrads wanted to build a social network that would allow users to control what they shared about themselves. They were hoping to raised 10k in 30 days and their project was called Diaspora. Their 2010 Kickstarter campaign ended the first day with three backers. They raised 20 times their goal and had support from around the world. But as the months wore on and the money wore out, they couldn't get there--coding failures, bad business decisions, over-reach and under-organization, an

Oct 20, 2014
The new Indian slow cooker - recipes for curries, dals, chutneys, masalas, biryani, and more by Paniz, Neela.

The new Indian slow cooker - recipes for curries, dals, chutneys, masalas, biryani, and more

Oct 20, 2014
Neil Patrick Harris - choose your own autobiography by Harris, Neil Patrick, 1973-

Neil Patrick Harris - choose your own autobiography

The Emmy Award-winning star of How I Met Your Mother shares his experiences as a child star, Broadway performer and father in an over-the-top, humorous account creatively designed in the style of the popular interactive adventure series.

Oct 20, 2014
The paleo cookbook - 90 grain-free, dairy-free recipes the whole family will love by Conrad, Anna, author.

The paleo cookbook - 90 grain-free, dairy-free recipes the whole family will love

Draws on the author's own skeptical experiments with a paleo diet to outline its basics and potential benefits, providing recipes for grain- and dairy-free options ranging from basil pesto stir-fry to stuffed portobellos.

Oct 20, 2014
Off course - inside the mad, muddy world of obstacle course racing by Beresini, Erin.

Off course - inside the mad, muddy world of obstacle course racing

Oct 20, 2014
Pro - reclaiming abortion rights by Pollitt, Katha, author.

Pro - reclaiming abortion rights

Oct 20, 2014
Plenty more - vibrant vegetable cooking from London's Ottolenghi by Ottolenghi, Yotam.

Plenty more - vibrant vegetable cooking from London's Ottolenghi

Oct 20, 2014
Peter Reinhart's whole grain breads - new techniques, extraordinary flavor by Reinhart, Peter.

Peter Reinhart's whole grain breads - new techniques, extraordinary flavor

Provides guidance for making one's own whole grain bread, covering topics such as the wheat kernel, enzymes, and the process of delayed fermentation, and presents fifty-five recipes for whole grain sandwich, hearth, and specialty breads as well as bagels, crackers, and other items.

Oct 20, 2014
Powerful Paleo superfoods - the best primal-friendly foods for burning fat, building muscle, and optimal health by Connell, Heather.

Powerful Paleo superfoods - the best primal-friendly foods for burning fat, building muscle, and optimal health

Oct 20, 2014
United States of bread - our nation's homebaking heritage, from sandwich loaves to sourdough by Kane, Adrienne.

United States of bread - our nation's homebaking heritage, from sandwich loaves to sourdough

Oct 20, 2014
Reversible scarves - curing the wrong side blues by Knight, Audrey.

Reversible scarves - curing the wrong side blues

The author presents more than 25 different examples of reversible stitch patterns for scarves, as well as how to build reversible stitch patterns for other knitwear.

Oct 20, 2014