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Without you, there is no us - my time with the sons of North Korea's elite by Kim, Suki, 1970- author.

Without you, there is no us - my time with the sons of North Korea's elite

"A ... memoir of teaching English to the sons of North Korea's ruling class during the last six months of Kim Jong-il's reign"--Amazon.com

Oct 20, 2014
Workbenches - from design and theory to construction and use by Schwarz, Christopher, 1968-

Workbenches - from design and theory to construction and use

Oct 21, 2014
Worn stories by Spivack, Emily, 1978- author.

Worn stories

"Everyone has a memoir in miniature in at least one piece of clothing. In Worn Stories, Emily Spivack has collected over sixty of these clothing-inspired narratives from cultural figures and talented storytellers. First-person accounts range from the everyday to the extraordinary, such as artist Marina Abramovic on the boots she wore to walk the Great Wall of China; musician Rosanne Cash on the purple shirt that belonged to her father; and fashion designer Cynthia Rowley on the Girl Scout sash t

Oct 17, 2014
Writers - Literary Lives in Focus by Fofi, Goffredo (FRW)

Writers - Literary Lives in Focus

Oct 17, 2014
Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow - My Life by Loren, Sophia

Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow - My Life

Oct 17, 2014
You are here - around the world in 92 minutes by Hadfield, Chris, 1959- author.

You are here - around the world in 92 minutes

Photographs from the International Space Station.

Oct 17, 2014
Your inner will - finding personal strength in critical times by Ferrucci, Piero, author.

Your inner will - finding personal strength in critical times

"The noted psychotherapist and bestselling author of The Power of Kindness offers a concrete, meaningful program in developing your willpower to face periods of crisis. Crisis is an inevitable fact of life. All of us experience times of despair, gloom, fear, and uncertainty. But we each possess core reserves of internal resilience that can be cultivated for overcoming and anticipating such setbacks. In this stirring and deeply practical work, Piero Ferrucci employs insights from classical mythol

Oct 21, 2014
Your inner will - finding personal strength in critical times by Ferrucci, Piero.

Your inner will - finding personal strength in critical times

"The noted psychotherapist and bestselling author of The Power of Kindness offers a concrete, meaningful program in developing your willpower to face periods of crisis. Crisis is an inevitable fact of life. All of us experience times of despair, gloom, fear, and uncertainty. But we each possess core reserves of internal resilience that can be cultivated for overcoming and anticipating such setbacks. In this stirring and deeply practical work, Piero Ferrucci employs insights from classical myth

Oct 17, 2014
Your left-handed child - making things easy for left-handers in a right-handed world by Milsom, Lauren, author.

Your left-handed child - making things easy for left-handers in a right-handed world

Oct 20, 2014
Your perfect presentation - speak in front of any audience anytime anywhere and never be nervous again by Hoogterp, Bill.

Your perfect presentation - speak in front of any audience anytime anywhere and never be nervous again

Public speaking coach to the C-suite Bull Hoogterp shows you proven tips, techniques, and exercises to amplify your effectiveness as a speaker and communicator. He explains how the brain processes information, what people respond to, and how to hold the audience in the palm of your hand. Great public speaking can be learned. Hoogterp's unique method turns fear into fun and shows you how to be your natural, authentic, unique self - and deliver your perfect presentation for any audience each and e

Oct 15, 2014
Zoologies - on animals and the human spirit by Deming, Alison Hawthorne, 1946-

Zoologies - on animals and the human spirit

"Humans were surrounded by other animals from the beginning of time: they were food, clothes, adversaries, companions, jokes, and gods. And yet, our companions in evolution are leaving the world - both as physical beings and spiritual symbols - and not returning. In this collection of linked essays, Alison Hawthorne Deming asks, and seeks to answer: what does the disappearance of animals mean for human imagination and existence? Moving from mammoth hunts to dying house cats, she explores profoun

Oct 17, 2014