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Basketball essentials by Goodson, Ryan, 1986- Basketball essentials

Sep 22, 2016
Beautiful scars by Brookbank, Kilee. Beautiful scars

Kilee Brookbank was a typical sixteen-year-old girl, thinking about school, soccer, her friends and her boyfriend. But her last ordinary day erupted in an explosion that consumed her house, burning 45 percent of her body and sending her to the very brink of death. After 38 days of surgeries, skin grafts, perpetual physical therapy and excruciating pain, she had to discover how to live again. In each moment of her long journey back to everyday life, she had to make choices that would define who s

Sep 19, 2016
Becoming Amish - a family's search for faith, community and purpose by Smith, Jeff, author. Becoming Amish - a family's search for faith, community and purpose

Sep 19, 2016
Beginner's guide to quiltmaking by Simon, Jeri. Beginner's guide to quiltmaking

Beautiful quilt projects with easy-to-follow, clear how-to instructions, complete step-by-step photos and techniques with a variety of projects.

Sep 21, 2016
Beginning Illumination - Learning the Ancient Art, Step by Step by Travers, Claire Beginning Illumination - Learning the Ancient Art, Step by Step

Sep 25, 2016
Belichick and Brady - Two Men, the Patriots, and How They Revolutionized Football by Holley, Michael Belichick and Brady - Two Men, the Patriots, and How They Revolutionized Football

Sep 25, 2016
Between two worlds / Lessons from the Other Side by Henry, Tyler, author. Between two worlds / Lessons from the Other Side

The star of E!'s hit reality series "Hollywood Medium With Tyler Henry" describes how he discovered his gift for communicating with the dead at the age of ten and became a go-to clairvoyant for top Hollywood celebrities after learning to accept his abilities and share them with others.

Sep 25, 2016
Big bad breakfast - the most important book of the day by Currence, John, author. Big bad breakfast - the most important book of the day

"John Currence is one of the most celebrated and well-loved chefs in the South. Among his string of highly successful restaurants in Oxford, Mississippi, Big Bad Breakfast holds a special place in diners' hearts: It is a gathering place where people from all walks come together to share the most important meal of the day, breakfast. Southerners know how to do breakfast right, and Currence has elevated it to an artform: dishes like Banana-Pecan Coffee Cake, Spicy Boudin and Poached Eggs, and Oyst

Sep 20, 2016
Big science for little people - 52 activities to help you and your child discover the wonders of science by Brunelle, Lynn, author. Big science for little people - 52 activities to help you and your child discover the wonders of science

Sep 22, 2016
Bird brain - an exploration of avian intelligence by Emery, Nathan, 1971- author. Bird brain - an exploration of avian intelligence

Sep 21, 2016
Birnbaum's 2017 Walt Disney World for kids - the official guide by Birnbaum's 2017 Walt Disney World for kids - the official guide

A guide to Walt Disney World for kids, describing the attractions of the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom, and other parts of the resort, including water parks, mini-golf courses, and restaurants. Features autograph and scrapbook pages, as well as reviews by kids.

Sep 22, 2016
Blackberry winter- my earlier years by Mead, Margaret Blackberry winter- my earlier years

Sep 25, 2016
Blitzkrieg - myth, reality, and Hitler's lightning war-- France, 1940 by Clark, Lloyd, 1967- author. Blitzkrieg - myth, reality, and Hitler's lightning war-- France, 1940

"A leading military historian from the UK presents a controversial reassessment of the infamous German warfare tactic and its role in the fall of France to the Nazis in 1940, arguing that better Allied competence may have prevented German success,"--NoveList.

Sep 22, 2016
Blood at the root - a racial cleansing in America by Phillips, Patrick, 1970- author. Blood at the root - a racial cleansing in America

"A gripping tale of racial cleansing in Forsyth County, Georgia and ... testament to the deep roots of racial violence in America ... Patrick Phillips breaks the century-long silence of his hometown and uncovers a history of racial terrorism that continues to shape America in the twenty-first century"--

Sep 25, 2016
Blood brother - Jonathan Daniels and his sacrifice for civil rights by Wallace, Rich, author. Blood brother - Jonathan Daniels and his sacrifice for civil rights

"Jonathan Daniels, a white seminary student from New Hampshire, traveled to Selma, Alabama, in 1965 to help with voter registration of black residents. After the voting rights marches, he remained in Alabama, in the area known as “Bloody Lowndes,” an extremely dangerous area for white freedom fighters, to assist civil rights workers. Five months later, Jonathan Daniels was shot and killed while saving the life of Ruby Sales, a black teenager. Through Daniels&#x;s poignant letters, papers, photog

Sep 21, 2016
Blood in the water - the Attica Prison uprising of 1971 and its legacy by Thompson, Heather Ann, 1963- author. Blood in the water - the Attica Prison uprising of 1971 and its legacy

"Historian Heather Ann Thompson offers the first definitive telling of the Attica prison uprising, the state's violent response, and the victims' decades-long quest for justice--in time for the forty-fifth anniversary of the events"--

Sep 21, 2016
Blood, bones, & butter - the inadvertent education of a reluctant chef by Hamilton, Gabrielle. Blood, bones, & butter - the inadvertent education of a reluctant chef

The chef of New York's East Village Prune restaurant presents an account of her search for meaning and purpose in the central rural New Jersey home of her youth, marked by a first chicken kill, an international backpacking tour, and the opening of a first restaurant.

Sep 22, 2016
Born to run by Springsteen, Bruce, author. Born to run

Over the past seven years, Bruce Springsteen has privately devoted himself to writing the story of his life, bringing to these pages the same honesty, humor, and originality found in his songs. He describes growing up Catholic in Freehold, New Jersey, amid the poetry, danger, and darkness that fueled his imagination, leading up to the moment he refers to as "The Big Bang": seeing Elvis Presley's debut on The Ed Sullivan Show. He vividly recounts his relentless drive to become a musician, his ear

Sep 25, 2016
Breakfast - recipes to wake up for by Weld, George (Restaurateur), author. Breakfast - recipes to wake up for

Sep 21, 2016
Breaking breads / A New World of Israeli Baking--flatbreads, Stuffed Breads, Challahs, Cookies, and the Legendary Chocolate Babka by Scheft, Uri, author. Breaking breads / A New World of Israeli Baking--flatbreads, Stuffed Breads, Challahs, Cookies, and the Legendary Chocolate Babka

Sep 25, 2016