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The Rough Guide to Fiji by Osborn, Ian

The Rough Guide to Fiji

Sep 4, 2015
The Santa Claus Man - The Rise and Fall of a Jazz Age Con Man and the Invention of Christmas in New York by Palmer, Alex

The Santa Claus Man - The Rise and Fall of a Jazz Age Con Man and the Invention of Christmas in New York

Sep 3, 2015
The shape of the new - four big ideas and how they made the modern world by Montgomery, Scott L, author.

The shape of the new - four big ideas and how they made the modern world

Sep 3, 2015
The silo effect - the peril of expertise and the promise of breaking down barriers by Tett, Gillian, author.

The silo effect - the peril of expertise and the promise of breaking down barriers

"From award-winning columnist and journalist Gillian Tett comes a brilliant examination of how our tendency to create functional departments—silos—hinders our work…and how some people and organizations can break those silos down to unleash innovation."--

Sep 4, 2015
The simple road - a handbook for the contemporary seeker by Harris, Obadiah Silas.

The simple road - a handbook for the contemporary seeker

"The Simple Road is more than a book. This concise statement is a spiritual GPS that guides the earnest seeker past dead-ends and switchbacks to locate the path that most intimately and directly connect us with the Source of all life. The methods and ideas in this book can help rescue you from a crisis and provide a daily source of practice."--

Sep 4, 2015
The soul of a pilgrim - eight practices for the journey within by Paintner, Christine Valters.

The soul of a pilgrim - eight practices for the journey within

Sep 3, 2015
The Spoonflower handbook - a DIY guide to designing fabric, wallpaper & gift wrap by Fraser, Stephen, author.

The Spoonflower handbook - a DIY guide to designing fabric, wallpaper & gift wrap

Provides detailed information on using Spoonflower to design fabric, wallpaper, and gift wrap, along with instructions for projects that range from pillows and tea towels to quilt labels and napkins.

Sep 4, 2015
The story of life in 25 fossils - tales of intrepid fossil hunters and the wonders of evolution by Prothero, Donald R., author.

The story of life in 25 fossils - tales of intrepid fossil hunters and the wonders of evolution

"Every fossil tells a story. Best-selling paleontology author Donald R. Prothero describes twenty-five famous, beautifully preserved fossils in a gripping scientific history of life on Earth. Recounting the adventures behind the discovery of these objects and fully interpreting their significance within the larger fossil record, Prothero creates a riveting history of life on our planet."--

Sep 4, 2015
The Sufi path of love - the spiritual teachings of Rumi by Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, Maulana, 1207-1273.

The Sufi path of love - the spiritual teachings of Rumi

Sep 4, 2015
The Tao of innovation - nine questions every innovator must answer by Tan, Teng-Kee.

The Tao of innovation - nine questions every innovator must answer

The Tao of Innovation is the first book to blend Eastern philosophy with tried-and-true innovation strategies. It presents a holistic, intuitive and practical approach to developing game-changing innovation.

Aug 31, 2015
The Toltec art of life and death - a story of discovery by Ruiz, Miguel, 1952-

The Toltec art of life and death - a story of discovery

Sep 4, 2015
The truth - an uncomfortable book about relationships by Strauss, Neil, author.

The truth - an uncomfortable book about relationships

An ultra-successful pickup artist chronicles how he met the one woman who forced him to choose between her and his lifestyle--a decision that forced him to confront his past and exposed how conflicted his life had become.

Sep 4, 2015
The walk by Petit, Philippe, 1949- author.

The walk

In 1974, 100,000 people on the ground watched 24-year-old high wire artist Petit make eight crossings between the World Trade Towers. In this visually and verbally stunning book, Petit tells for the first time the story of his walk, from conception and clandestine planning to the performance and its aftermath. 140 illustrations.

Sep 4, 2015
The West Point history of World War II by United States Military Academy (COR)

The West Point history of World War II

Sep 4, 2015
The WikiLeaks files - the world according to US empire by

The WikiLeaks files - the world according to US empire

Aug 31, 2015
The witches - Salem, 1692 by Schiff, Stacy, author.

The witches - Salem, 1692

Analyzes the Salem Witch Trials to offer key insights into the role of women in its events while explaining how its tragedies became possible.

Sep 4, 2015
The World's 60 Best Burgers...period. by Paradis, Veronique/ Sicotte, Antoine (PHT)

The World's 60 Best Burgers...period.

Sep 4, 2015
The worst of times - how life on earth survived eighty million years of extinctions by Wignall, P. B.

The worst of times - how life on earth survived eighty million years of extinctions

Sep 3, 2015
The year of fear - Machine Gun Kelly and the manhunt that changed the nation by Urschel, Joe, author.

The year of fear - Machine Gun Kelly and the manhunt that changed the nation

"It's 1933 and Prohibition has given rise to the American gangster--now infamous names like Bonnie and Clyde and John Dillinger. Bank robberies at gunpoint are commonplace and kidnapping for ransom is the scourge of a lawless nation. With local cops unauthorized to cross state lines in pursuit and no national police force, safety for kidnappers is just a short trip on back roads they know well from their bootlegging days. Gangster George "Machine Gun" Kelly and his wife, Kathryn, are some of the

Sep 4, 2015
The year without a purchase - one family's quest to stop shopping and start connecting by Dannemiller, Scott.

The year without a purchase - one family's quest to stop shopping and start connecting

The author and his wife chronicle their year of making no nonessential purchases, while examining modern America's spending habits and consumer culture.

Sep 4, 2015