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The Nordic kitchen - one year of family cooking by Meyer, Claus (Cook), author.

The Nordic kitchen - one year of family cooking

Offers seasonal Scandinavian recipes, including pan-fried garfish with rhubarb chutney, seared hanger steak with frise´e lettuce, and crispy puff pastry apple pie.

Jun 23, 2016
The Nordic theory of everything - in search of a better life by Partanen, Anu, author.

The Nordic theory of everything - in search of a better life

A Finnish journalist and naturalized American citizen compares and contrasts life in the U.S. with life in the Nordic region to encourage Americans to draw on practices from the Nordic way of life to create a fairer, happier, more secure, and less stressful society.

Jun 29, 2016
The nuts and bolts of church planting - a guide for starting any kind of church by Malphurs, Aubrey.

The nuts and bolts of church planting - a guide for starting any kind of church

"Most books on church planting offer a model for churches to replicate--usually one that is tied to a particular style, generation, or even demographic. But what churches really need is a process that is flexible, not bound to a particular time or current fad. In The Nuts and Bolts of Church Planting, trusted author and church-planting expert Aubrey Malphurs shares the basic steps of a process that every church planter needs"--Publisher website.

Jun 29, 2016
The Official Ubuntu Book by Helmke, Matthew/ Joseph, Elizabeth K./ Rey, Jos ̌Antonio

The Official Ubuntu Book

Jun 29, 2016
The oracle of oil - a maverick geologist's quest for a sustainable future by Inman, Mason, author.

The oracle of oil - a maverick geologist's quest for a sustainable future

Describes the life and career of the geophysicist and Shell Oil researcher who shocked the scientific community with his brilliance but also with his controversial predictions about the peak and steady decline of American oil production.

Jun 29, 2016
The oracle of oil - a maverick geologist's quest for a sustainable future by Inman, Mason.

The oracle of oil - a maverick geologist's quest for a sustainable future

Describes the life and career of the geophysicist and Shell Oil researcher who shocked the scientific community with his brilliance but also with his controversial predictions about the peak and steady decline of American oil production.

Jun 28, 2016
The Power of Gratitude - 101 Stories About How Being Thankful Can Change Your Life by Newmark, Amy/ Norville, Deborah

The Power of Gratitude - 101 Stories About How Being Thankful Can Change Your Life

Jun 29, 2016
The power paradox - how we gain and lose influence by Keltner, Dacher, author.

The power paradox - how we gain and lose influence

An examination of the nature of power argues that empathy and giving are the ultimate sources of lasting power, discussing how people often misunderstand how they achieved power and end up losing it, and how power can be a demonstrably good thing.

Jun 28, 2016
The power paradox - how we gain and lose influence by Keltner, Dacher, author.

The power paradox - how we gain and lose influence

It is taken for granted that power corrupts. This is reinforced culturally by everything from Machiavelli to contemporary politics. But how do we get power? And how does it change our behavior? So often, in spite of our best intentions, we lose our hard-won power. Enduring power comes from empathy and giving. Above all, power is given to us by other people. This is what all-too-often we forget, and what Dr. Keltner sets straight. This is the crux of the power paradox: by fundamentally misunderst

Jun 29, 2016
The Pre-K Home Companion - Learning the Importance of Early Childhood Education and Choosing the Best Program for Your Family by Kaufman, Sherelyn R./ Kaufman, Michael J./ Nelson, Elizabeth Chase

The Pre-K Home Companion - Learning the Importance of Early Childhood Education and Choosing the Best Program for Your Family

Jun 29, 2016
The pug list - a ridiculous little dog, a family who lost everything, and how they all found their way home by Hodgson, Alison, author.

The pug list - a ridiculous little dog, a family who lost everything, and how they all found their way home

Jun 29, 2016
The pug list - a ridiculous little dog, a family who lost everything, and how they all found their way home by Hodgson, Alison, author.

The pug list - a ridiculous little dog, a family who lost everything, and how they all found their way home

Jun 23, 2016
The Purpose Effect - Building Meaning in Yourself, Your Role and Your Organization by Pontefract, Dan

The Purpose Effect - Building Meaning in Yourself, Your Role and Your Organization

Jun 23, 2016
The purpose effect - building meaning in youself, your role, and your organization by Pontefract, Dan, 1971- author.

The purpose effect - building meaning in youself, your role, and your organization

The Purpose Effect is aimed at both leaders and employees who wish to achieve a purpose mindset on a personal level, for the organization where they are employed and in their role at work, too. A business leader that is committed to purpose will create purpose for the organization. An employee that feels his/her personal sense of purpose is being fulfilled at work will be an invaluable asset to productivity and success. An organization centered on purpose will benefit every stakeholder, from emp

Jun 29, 2016
The Queen of Heartbreak Trail - the life and times of Harriet Smith Pullen, pioneering woman by Brackbill, Eleanor Phillips, author.

The Queen of Heartbreak Trail - the life and times of Harriet Smith Pullen, pioneering woman

Jun 29, 2016
The racing bicycle - design, function, speed by

The racing bicycle - design, function, speed

"With special feature sections dedicated to the fifty most legendary brands, this is the story of the visionaries who created two-wheeled legends. From the cradle of road biking on the plains of northern Italy to the rugged trails of Marin County, where mountain biking was born, the book explores the most hallowed names in bicycle design, from Cannondale and Campagnolo to Shimano and Specialized"--Provided by publisher.

Jun 29, 2016
The racing bicycle - design, function, speed by Moore, Richard (EDT)/ Benson, Daniel (EDT)/ Penn, Robert (FRW)

The racing bicycle - design, function, speed

Jun 23, 2016
The rest I will kill - William Tillman and the unforgettable story of how a free black man refused to become a slave by McGinty, Brian, author.

The rest I will kill - William Tillman and the unforgettable story of how a free black man refused to become a slave

Jun 23, 2016
The Reunited States of America - how we can bridge the partisan divide by Gerzon, Mark, author.

The Reunited States of America - how we can bridge the partisan divide

Jun 29, 2016
The Reunited States of America - how we can bridge the partisan divide by Gerzon, Mark, author.

The Reunited States of America - how we can bridge the partisan divide

Shows how Americans can restore the nation's greatness and describes how transpartisan activists all over the United States are finding common ground on some of the most divisive and difficult issues Americans face today.

Jun 23, 2016