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The hills of Chianti - the story of a Tuscan winemaking family, in seven bottles by Antinori, Piero.

The hills of Chianti - the story of a Tuscan winemaking family, in seven bottles

"The head of Italy's 'first family' of winemaking reflects on the Antinoris' six-hundred-year legacy and a life of good food and drink in the hills of Tuscany. If you know wine, you know the name Antinori. Since 1385, this noble Florentine family has produced some of Italy's finest wines. The Hills of Chianti tells the story of the Antinoris and the Tuscany they call home, through seven iconic bottles that define their legacy. From the Tignanello that ushered in the era of Super Tuscans to limit

Sep 15, 2014
The human age - the world shaped by us by Ackerman, Diane, 1948-

The human age - the world shaped by us

"Humans have subdued 75 percent of the land surface, concocted a wizardry of industrial and medical marvels, strung lights all across the darkness. We tinker with nature at every opportunity; we garden the planet with our preferred species of plants and animals, many of them invasive; and we have even altered the climate, threatening our own extinction. Yet we reckon with our own destructive capabilities in extraordinary acts of hope-filled creativity ... Ackerman [explores] our new reality, int

Sep 16, 2014
The hunt for the golden mole - all creatures great and small and why they matter by Girling, Richard, author.

The hunt for the golden mole - all creatures great and small and why they matter

Sep 16, 2014
The immortal evening - a legendary dinner with Keats, Wordsworth, and Lamb by Plumly, Stanley.

The immortal evening - a legendary dinner with Keats, Wordsworth, and Lamb

Sep 12, 2014
The innovator's method - bringing the lean start-up into your organization by Furr, Nathan R.

The innovator's method - bringing the lean start-up into your organization

"Whether you call it "lean start-up," "design thinking," or "agile," a new method is revolutionizing how to successfully create, refine, and bring ideas to market--without traditional business planning. But because these ideas and techniques run counter to conventional managerial thinking and practice, managers in established organizations have difficulty implementing them. Innovation experts Nathan Furr and Jeff Dyer aim to change that. Based on field work with thousands of managers and validat

Sep 12, 2014
The investigator - fifty years of uncovering the truth by Lenzner, Terry F, author.

The investigator - fifty years of uncovering the truth

A memoir by a Washington insider and former chief counsel to the Senate Watergate Committee traces his investigative role in some of the most culturally and politically significant world events and news stories from the past half century.

Sep 16, 2014
The Jesus family tomb - the evidence behind the discovery no one wanted to find by Jacobovici, Simcha.

The Jesus family tomb - the evidence behind the discovery no one wanted to find

Sep 16, 2014
The joy of yoga - fifty sequences for your home and studio practice by Silverman, Emma.

The joy of yoga - fifty sequences for your home and studio practice

"Thousands of people take time out of their busy schedules every day to attend yoga classes where they learn postures and breathing techniques that make them feel more energized and balanced. Thousands of other people, however, have yet to find the time in their day to do anything but work, study, or chase after their children. In The Joy of Yoga, author and expert Emma Silverman teaches readers how to take advantage of the health benefits yoga offers even when they can't make it to regularly sc

Sep 15, 2014
The last great walk - the true story of a 1909 walk from New York to San Francisco, and why it matters today by Curtis, Wayne.

The last great walk - the true story of a 1909 walk from New York to San Francisco, and why it matters today

Sep 16, 2014
The last great walk - the true story of a 1909 walk from New York to San Francisco, and why it matters today by Curtis, Wayne.

The last great walk - the true story of a 1909 walk from New York to San Francisco, and why it matters today

Sep 12, 2014
The leap - the science of trust and why it matters by Boser, Ulrich.

The leap - the science of trust and why it matters

Sep 16, 2014
The little book of yoga by Isaacs, Nora.

The little book of yoga

Sep 15, 2014
The Lost Gospel - Decoding the Ancient Text That Reveals Jesus' Marriage to Mary the Magdalene by Jacobovici, Simcha/ Wilson, Barrie

The Lost Gospel - Decoding the Ancient Text That Reveals Jesus' Marriage to Mary the Magdalene

Sep 16, 2014
The lost Khrushchev - a journey into the gulag of the Russian mind by Khrushcheva, Nina L., 1962-

The lost Khrushchev - a journey into the gulag of the Russian mind

The author presents her personal memories and her research into her family's history, including the mysterious circumstances surrounding the fate of her grandfather, Leonid Khrushchev, as well as the legacy of her great grandfather, the Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev.

Sep 12, 2014
The meat cookbook by Fletcher, Nichola, 1951- author.

The meat cookbook

Sep 16, 2014
The metabolism-boost cleanse - a 3-day detox to reset your system for maximum health, energy and fat burning by Westen, Robin.

The metabolism-boost cleanse - a 3-day detox to reset your system for maximum health, energy and fat burning

Sep 12, 2014
The Middle East Conflict by Axelrod, Alan, Ph.d.

The Middle East Conflict

Sep 16, 2014
The narcissist next door - understanding the monster in your family, in your office, in your bed--in your world by Kluger, Jeffrey.

The narcissist next door - understanding the monster in your family, in your office, in your bed--in your world

"A lively and perceptive exploration of narcissism that examines its causes, the science and psychology at its core, and the opportunities and challenges it presents to those who suffer from it (and those who contend with it in others)"--

Sep 15, 2014
The new puberty - how to navigate early development in today's girls by Greenspan, Louise.

The new puberty - how to navigate early development in today's girls

"The coming-of-age experience has changed dramatically, with girls maturing sooner than ever. But what happens when a girl has the body of a 13-year-old and the brain of an 8-year-old? Contrary to popular wisdom, early puberty is not merely a reflection of physical changes--it's deeply psychological, too, with effects that can put a girl at higher risk for behavioral problems and long-term health challenges, such as obesity, depression, eating disorders, and even cancer.The New Puberty is a reas

Sep 16, 2014
The other talk- a guide to talking with your adult children about the rest of your life by Prosch, Timothy.

The other talk- a guide to talking with your adult children about the rest of your life

The Other Talk gives you the tools to develop a strong partnership with your kids to plan for the rest of your life. Who will manage your finances and how will you budget for unknown needs? Where can your children find important documents they will need to help? Where will you live if you need assistance? What type of medical treatments do you want--and not want--and who will advocate for your needs?

Sep 15, 2014