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Shenandoah - a story of conservation and betrayal by Eisenfeld, Sue.

Shenandoah - a story of conservation and betrayal

Mar 28, 2015
Shrubs - an old-fashioned drink for modern times by Dietsch, Michael, author.

Shrubs - an old-fashioned drink for modern times

A simple shrub is made from fruit, sugar, and . . . vinegar? Raise your glass to a surprising new taste sensation for cocktails and sophisticated sodas: Shrubs. Not the kind that grow in the ground, but a vintage drink mixer that will knock your socks off. "Mixologists across the country are reaching back through the centuries to reclaim vinegar's more palatable past...embracing it as 'the other acid,' an alternative to the same-old-same-old lemons and limes," said the New York Times. The histor

Mar 23, 2015
Sickened - the memoir of a Munchausen by proxy childhood by Gregory, Julie, 1969-

Sickened - the memoir of a Munchausen by proxy childhood

The author describes growing up as the victim of Munchausen by proxy, a form of child abuse in which her mother invented or caused a series of illnesses and ailments, and her struggle to escape her mother's problems to rebuild her life.

Mar 28, 2015
Smoke - how a small town girl accidentally wound up smuggling seven tons of marijuana with the pot princess of Beverly Hills by Cady, Meile.

Smoke - how a small town girl accidentally wound up smuggling seven tons of marijuana with the pot princess of Beverly Hills

Aspiring actress Meili Cady left small-town Washington State for the glamorous lure of Los Angeles.

Mar 28, 2015
Sneaky math - a graphic primer with projects - ace the basics of algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus with everyday things by Tymony, Cy, author.

Sneaky math - a graphic primer with projects - ace the basics of algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus with everyday things

Offers projects designed to improve readers' understanding of aritmetic, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus.

Mar 28, 2015
So that happened - my unexpected life in Hollywood by Cryer, Jon, 1965-

So that happened - my unexpected life in Hollywood

Mar 28, 2015
Spring 1865 - the closing campaigns of the Civil War by Jamieson, Perry D.

Spring 1865 - the closing campaigns of the Civil War

Mar 28, 2015
Stalin - new biography of a dictator by Khlevni͡|uk, O. V. (Oleg Vitalʹevich).

Stalin - new biography of a dictator

Mar 28, 2015
Stand out - how to find your breakthrough idea and build a following around it by Clark, Dorie.

Stand out - how to find your breakthrough idea and build a following around it

"A guide to becoming a recognized expert in your field Too many people believe that if they keep their heads down and work hard, they will be lauded as experts on the merits of their work. But that's simply not true anymore. To make a name for yourself, you have to capitalize on your unique perspective and knowledge and inspire others to listen and take action. But becoming a "thought leader" is a mysterious and opaque process. Where do the ideas come from, and how do they get noticed? Dorie

Mar 28, 2015
Stitch love - sweet creatures big & small by Johanson, Mollie.

Stitch love - sweet creatures big & small

Mar 27, 2015
Storyteller- the photographs of Duane Michals by Benedict-Jones, Linda

Storyteller- the photographs of Duane Michals

Mar 28, 2015
Straw bale gardens complete - breakthrough vegetable gardening method by Karsten, Joel, 1969- author.

Straw bale gardens complete - breakthrough vegetable gardening method

Provides information about how to use straw bales as planting containers for vegetable gardening.

Mar 27, 2015
Street craft - guerrilla gardening / yarnbombing / light graffiti / street sculpture / and more by Kuittinen, Riikka, author.

Street craft - guerrilla gardening / yarnbombing / light graffiti / street sculpture / and more

One of the richest movements in street art has been the development of an alternative, crafts-based, three-dimensional movement, broadly identified as Street Craft. This new generation of artists is creating uncommissioned, site-specific works employing a range of art and craft techniques, including weaving, crocheting, sculpting, painting, gardening, light installation, and more.

Mar 27, 2015
Summer for the gods - the Scopes trial and America's continuing debate over science and religion by Larson, Edward J. (Edward John)

Summer for the gods - the Scopes trial and America's continuing debate over science and religion

Mar 27, 2015
Sunday dinner at Grandma's. by

Sunday dinner at Grandma's.

Presents over two hundred recipes for traditional, home-style meals which require a minimum of preparation and readily-available ingredients, covering such categories as breakast, salads, soups, breads, main dishes, and desserts.

Mar 23, 2015
Take back your life - recovering from cults and abusive relationships by Lalich, Janja.

Take back your life - recovering from cults and abusive relationships

Mar 28, 2015
Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange by Lyons, Malcolm C. (TRN)/ Irwin, Robert (INT)

Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange

Mar 28, 2015
Teach Yourself Visually Apple Watch by Hart-Davis, Guy

Teach Yourself Visually Apple Watch

Mar 27, 2015
Teaching kids to think - raising confident, independent, & thoughtful children in an age of instant gratification by Sweetland, Darlene.

Teaching kids to think - raising confident, independent, & thoughtful children in an age of instant gratification

Intends to help children develop problem-solving skills in the age of instant gratification and over-dependence on parents.

Mar 28, 2015
Teaming with your therapy dog by Howie, Ann R., 1955- author.

Teaming with your therapy dog

Mar 27, 2015