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Healthy and fit with tai chi - perfect your posture, balance, and breathing by Newton, Peter (Peter T.), author.

Healthy and fit with tai chi - perfect your posture, balance, and breathing

Jun 30, 2015
Irrepressible - the Jazz Age life of Henrietta Bingham by Bingham, Emily, author.

Irrepressible - the Jazz Age life of Henrietta Bingham

"Raised like a princess in one of the most powerful families in the American South, Henrietta was offered the helm of a publishing empire. Instead, she ripped through the Jazz Age like an F. Scott Fitzgerald character: intoxicating and intoxicated, selfish and shameful, seductive and brilliant, and often terribly troubled. In New York, Louisville, and London she drove men and women wild with desire, and her youth blazed with sex. But her lesbian love affairs made her the subject of derision and

Jun 30, 2015
Heist - the oddball crew behind the $17 million Loomis Fargo theft by Diamant, Jeff, 1972-

Heist - the oddball crew behind the $17 million Loomis Fargo theft

Jun 30, 2015
The house of twenty thousand books by Abramsky, Sasha.

The house of twenty thousand books

"The House of Twenty Thousand Books is journalist Sasha Abramsky's elegy to the vanished intellectual world of his grandparents, Chimen and Miriam, and their vast library of socialist literature and Jewish history. A rare book dealer and self-educated polymath who would go on to teach at Oxford and consult for Sotheby's, Chimen Abramsky drew great writers and thinkers like Isaiah Berlin and Eric Hobsbawm to his north London home; his library grew from his abiding passion for books and his search

Jun 30, 2015
Finger knitting fun - 28 cute, clever, and creative projects for kids by Howell, Vickie.

Finger knitting fun - 28 cute, clever, and creative projects for kids

Explains how to use fingers, rather than needles, to knit and weave with yarn and similar materials, and offers instructions for a variety of wearable, decorative, and useful projects.

Jun 30, 2015
Figure Drawing Master Class - Lessons in Life Drawing by Gheno, Dan

Figure Drawing Master Class - Lessons in Life Drawing

Jun 30, 2015
How to build chicken coops - everything you need to know by Johnson, Samantha.

How to build chicken coops - everything you need to know

Jun 30, 2015
The good shufu - finding love, self, and home on the far side of the world by Slater, Tracy.

The good shufu - finding love, self, and home on the far side of the world

"In this memoir of travel and love, a fiercely independent American woman finds everything she ever wanted in the most unexpected place. Shufu. In Japanese it means "housewife," and it's the last thing Tracy Slater ever thought she'd call herself. A writer and academic, Tracy had carefully constructed a life she loved in her beloved hometown of Boston. But everything was upended when she fell head over heels for the most unlikely mate: a Japanese salaryman based in Osaka who barely spoke her lan

Jun 30, 2015
Gifts from the garden - 100 gorgeous homegrown presents by Robertson, Debora.

Gifts from the garden - 100 gorgeous homegrown presents

A collection of projects--such as chamomile bubble bath and scented room spray--using plants and produce that can be easily grown in your garden.

Jun 30, 2015
The imitation of Christ by Thomas, à Kempis, 1380-1471.

The imitation of Christ

Thomas ?Kempis' masterpiece, completed in 1427, shows the way by which the faithful may follow Christ's teachings.

Jun 30, 2015
The impulsive, disorganized child - solutions for parenting kids with executive functioning difficulties by Forgan, James W.

The impulsive, disorganized child - solutions for parenting kids with executive functioning difficulties

Jun 30, 2015
Improbable libraries - a visual journey to the world's most unusual libraries by Johnson, Alex, 1969- author.

Improbable libraries - a visual journey to the world's most unusual libraries

Jun 30, 2015
I'm Working on It in Therapy - How to Get the Most Out of Pyschotherapy by Trosclair, Gary

I'm Working on It in Therapy - How to Get the Most Out of Pyschotherapy

Jun 30, 2015
Ice Pops! - 50 Delicious, Fresh and Fabulous Icy Treats by Roden, Cesar/ Roden, Nadia/ Slama, Adam (PHT)/ Roden, Peter (ILT)/ Scialo, Divya (ILT)

Ice Pops! - 50 Delicious, Fresh and Fabulous Icy Treats

Jun 30, 2015
I am Scout - the biography of Harper Lee by Shields, Charles J., 1951-

I am Scout - the biography of Harper Lee

Tells the story of how Harper Lee struggled to become an author and created one of the most popular novels of the twentieth century.

Jun 30, 2015
How we live now - redefining home and family in the 21st century by DePaulo, Bella M.

How we live now - redefining home and family in the 21st century

"A close-up examination and exploration, How We Live Now challenges our old concepts of what it means to be a family and have a home, opening the door to the many diverse and thriving experiments of living in twenty-first century America. Across Americaand around the world, in cities and suburbs and small towns, people from all walks of life are redefining our "lifespaces"--the way we live and who we live with. The traditional nuclear family in their single-family home on a suburban lot has los

Jun 30, 2015
How to use automotive diagnostic scanners by Martin, Tracy, 1951-

How to use automotive diagnostic scanners

Jun 30, 2015
How to rebuild and restore classic Japanese motorcycles by Young, Sid, 1963-

How to rebuild and restore classic Japanese motorcycles

"Everything you need to know to restore or customize your classic Japanese motorcycle.Whether you want to correctly restore a classic Japanese motorcycle or create a modified, custom build, you need the right information about how to perform the mechanical and cosmetic tasks required to get an old, frequently neglected, and often long-unridden machine back in working order. How to Rebuild and Restore Classic Japanese Motorcycles is your thorough, hands-on manual, covering all the mechanical subs

Jun 30, 2015
How to fake real beauty - tricks of the trade to master your makeup by Gafni, Ramy, author.

How to fake real beauty - tricks of the trade to master your makeup

Shares professional makeup artist secrets for enhancing a woman's beautiful traits, while faking those she may be lacking, including tips on faking a clear complexion, full lips, bright eyes, and youthful skin.

Jun 30, 2015
Lighting the world - transforming our energy future by bringing electricity to everyone by Rogers, Jim E., 1947-

Lighting the world - transforming our energy future by bringing electricity to everyone

"1.2 billion people on Earth still don't have electricity. Even where cell phones are now common, like sub-Saharan Africa and parts of India, villagers still walk miles to charge them. But new large-scale, sustainable solutions will not only usher in a new era of light, but be an important first step in lifting people from poverty and putting them on a road of sustainable economic development. Also, a unique, transforming opportunity for Western thinkers and practitioners will be created. These

Jun 30, 2015