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Gender failure by Spoon, Rae, author.

Gender failure

Ivan E. Coyote and Rae Spoon are accomplished, award-winning writers, musicians, and performers; they are also both admitted "gender failures." In their first collaborative book, a poignant collection of autobiographical essays, lyrics, and images, Ivan and Rae explore and expose their failed attempts at fitting into the gender binary, and how ultimately our expectations and assumptions around traditional gender roles fail us all.

Jun 26, 2016
Follow me - a memoir in challenges by Dillon, Ricky, author.

Follow me - a memoir in challenges

"In this inspiring and hilarious memoir, YouTube star Ricky Dillon gives you an exciting look into his personal life and reveals the ins and outs of being a young star online"--

Jun 26, 2016
Finishing school - a master class for knitters by Newton, Deborah.

Finishing school - a master class for knitters

"The word "finishing" fills many knitters, beginners and more experienced alike, with dread. Some even abandon projects at this stage, rather than complete the necessary steps to achieve beautiful, wearable garments. In Finishing School, master knitter and designer Deborah Newton, shares her expertise and love of (yes, love of) finishing with knitters of all skill levels. She takes them step by step through the ins and outs of blocking, seaming, edging and embellishments, giving knitting the con

Jun 26, 2016
Flyover nation - you can't run a country you've never been to by Loesch, Dana, author.

Flyover nation - you can't run a country you've never been to

A conservative radio and television personality discusses the apparent disconnect between the government and media elites on both coasts and the hardworking, God-fearing Americans who live in the rest of the country.

Jun 26, 2016
The Fly Creek Cider Mill cookbook - more than 100 delicious apple recipes by Michaels, Brenda, author.

The Fly Creek Cider Mill cookbook - more than 100 delicious apple recipes

Presents a collection of apple- and cider-based recipes, ranging from sauces and drinks to breads and soups to starters and main courses, including such options as apple butter, cider baked beans, cider chili, apple pandowdy, and apple fritters.

Jun 26, 2016
Florence! Foster!! Jenkins!!! - the life of the world's worst opera singer by Bullock, Darryl W., author.

Florence! Foster!! Jenkins!!! - the life of the world's worst opera singer

Shares the story of the socialite turned opera singer who was famously untalented but incredibly successful.

Jun 26, 2016
Fix Your Garden - How to Make Small Spaces into Green Oases by Moseley, Jane/ Strachan, Jackie/ Rollet, Claire (ILT)

Fix Your Garden - How to Make Small Spaces into Green Oases

Jun 26, 2016
Fitting in by Thompson, Colin, 1942- author.

Fitting in

Jun 26, 2016
Figure drawing- design and invention by Hampton, Michael

Figure drawing- design and invention

Jun 26, 2016
The fifty year mission - the complete, uncensored, unauthorized oral history of Star trek by Gross, Edward (Edward A.), author.

The fifty year mission - the complete, uncensored, unauthorized oral history of Star trek

An incisive, no-holds-barred oral history, told exclusively by the people who were there during the first 25 years of Star Trek, in their own words, sharing the inside scoop they've never revealed before, unveiling the oftentimes shocking true story of the history of Star Trek, and chronicling the trials, tribulations--and tribbles--that have remained deeply buried secrets--until now.

Jun 26, 2016
Fencing - skills, tactics, training by Sowerby, Andrew.

Fencing - skills, tactics, training

Provides techniques and photographs for different forms of competitive fencing, demonstrating basic movements, fighting techniques, footwork exercises, drills, and tactics to use against left-handed opponents.

Jun 26, 2016
Female and armed - a woman's guide to advanced situational awareness, concealed carry, and defensive shooting techniques by Finch, Lynne.

Female and armed - a woman's guide to advanced situational awareness, concealed carry, and defensive shooting techniques

In Female and Armed Lynne Finch offers an information-packed follow-up to her first book, Taking Your First Shot. Based on questions and requests from readers, this book addresses more advanced techniques for personal defense as well as range drills to help readers practice and hone those skills. It's important to know how to defend yourself, and Finch provides the building blocks necessary to successfully navigate some dangerous, real-life scenarios. Be it a carjacking, robbery, or home invasio

Jun 26, 2016
The farmers market cookbook - the ultimate guide to enjoying fresh, local, seasonal produce by Shanks, Julia, author.

The farmers market cookbook - the ultimate guide to enjoying fresh, local, seasonal produce

Jun 26, 2016
Family Photography Now by Howarth, Sophie/ Mclaren, Stephen

Family Photography Now

Jun 26, 2016
F is for France - a curious cabinet of French wonders by Eatwell, Piu Marie, author.

F is for France - a curious cabinet of French wonders

"Exploring a culture filled with arcane laws, historical incidents, and bizarre paradoxes, Piu Eatwell's follow up to her award-winning and critically acclaimed myth-buster They Eat Horses, Don't They is a delightful exploration of France's quirky, literary, and culinary heritage. From absinthe and catacombs to former French soccer player Zinedine Zidane, Eatwell leaves no stone unturned, taking readers off the beaten path to explore the kind of information that gets missed in guidebooks and 'of

Jun 26, 2016
Eventually one dreams the real thing by Boruch, Marianne, 1950- author.

Eventually one dreams the real thing

Jun 26, 2016
Entwined - sisters and secrets in the silent world of artist Judith Scott by Scott, Joyce (Joyce Wallace), 1943-

Entwined - sisters and secrets in the silent world of artist Judith Scott

Joyce Wallace Scott, MA, is the twin sister of Judith Scott. As an RN and developmental specialist she has worked for many years with children with Down Syndrome and other special needs. --

Jun 26, 2016
Eldercare 101- a practical guide to later life planning, care, and wellbeing by Saavedra, Mary Jo

Eldercare 101- a practical guide to later life planning, care, and wellbeing

Jun 26, 2016
Draw Horses in 15 Minutes - Capture the Beauty of the Equine Form by Hand, Diana

Draw Horses in 15 Minutes - Capture the Beauty of the Equine Form

Jun 26, 2016
Digital photography for dummies by King, Julie Adair, author.

Digital photography for dummies

"Take the fast route to better pictures with this guide packed with the advice of expert photographer Julie Adair King. It doesn't matter if you're shooting with a basic point-and-shoot camera, a pro camera, or the camera on your phone, the insights in this book help you get better results. Start with applying basic composition rules while you use your camera's automatic setting then move on to take full control of focus, color, and exposure,"--page [4] of cover.

Jun 26, 2016