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War of words - getting to the heart of your communication struggles by Tripp, Paul David, 1950-

War of words - getting to the heart of your communication struggles

Apr 15, 2014
We animals by McArthur, Jo-Anne

We animals

Apr 11, 2014
We make the road by walking - a year-long quest for spiritual formation, reorientation, and activation by McLaren, Brian D., 1956-

We make the road by walking - a year-long quest for spiritual formation, reorientation, and activation

Apr 16, 2014
What happened to Johnnie Jordan? - the story of a child turning violent by Toth, Jennifer.

What happened to Johnnie Jordan? - the story of a child turning violent

Apr 16, 2014
What to do when there's too much to do - reduce tasks, increase results, and save 90 minutes a day by Stack, Laura.

What to do when there's too much to do - reduce tasks, increase results, and save 90 minutes a day

Stack shows how to hone in on the high-value tasks, protect the time to do them, focus on their execution, and organize life around the stuff that really matters. Her innovative, step-by-step Productivity Workflow Formula (PWF) allows readers to work differently and do less to achieve more.

Apr 15, 2014
What works - commonsense solutions to the nation's problems by Thomas, Cal.

What works - commonsense solutions to the nation's problems

Apr 16, 2014
When a friend or loved one dies- grieving, mourning, and healing by Hanson-Harding, Alexandra.

When a friend or loved one dies- grieving, mourning, and healing

Apr 15, 2014
When I was a kid, this was a free country by Liddy, G. Gordon.

When I was a kid, this was a free country

Donated.

Apr 16, 2014
When your life is on fire - what would you save? by Kolbell, Erik.

When your life is on fire - what would you save?

"If your life was on fire, what would be the one thing you save? Psychotherapist and pastor Erik Kolbell asks that question of 13 remarkable and unique individuals. The answers, provided by celebrities such as Jane Pauley and Alan Alda, artists such as Regina Carter and Tao Porchon Lynch, and ordinary people put into extraordinary situations like Don Lange and Brenda Berkman, will help all of us consider what it is that we value most in life. His goal, Kolbell says, is not to examine the worth

Apr 11, 2014
Why government fails so often - and how it can do better by Schuck, Peter H.

Why government fails so often - and how it can do better

"From healthcare to workplace conduct, the federal government is taking on ever more responsibility for managing our lives. At the same time, Americans have never been more disaffected with Washington, seeing it as an intrusive, incompetent, wasteful giant. The most alarming consequence of ineffective policies, in addition to unrealized social goals, is the growing threat to the government's democratic legitimacy. Understanding why government fails so often--and how it might become more effectiv

Apr 16, 2014
Wild rides and wildflowers - philosophy and botany with bikes. by Abbott, Scott.

Wild rides and wildflowers - philosophy and botany with bikes.

Two university professors set out to repeatedly bike the Great Western Trail, observing and writing about its variations with every season. The accounts of their adventures, however, refuse to be limited to flora and fauna. In "Wild Rides and Wildflowers" Abbott and Rushforth share their deeply personal explorations of the male psyche, true friendship, biking and botany.

Apr 16, 2014
William Newton's complete guide to watercolour painting. by Newton, William.

William Newton's complete guide to watercolour painting.

Apr 11, 2014
Wilton wedding dream cakes by Shankman, Jeff

Wilton wedding dream cakes

Apr 16, 2014
With or without God - why the way we live is more important than what we believe by Vosper, Gretta.

With or without God - why the way we live is more important than what we believe

Envisioning a future in which the Christian church plays a viable and transformative role in shaping society, Gretta Vosper argues that if the church is to survive at all, the heart of faith must undergo a radical change. Vosper, founder of the Canadian Centre for Progressive Christianity and a minister in Toronto, believes that what will save the church is an emphasis on just and compassionate living -- a new and wholly humanistic approach to religion. Without this reform, the church as we know

Apr 16, 2014
Women in space - 23 stories of first flights, scientific missions, and gravity-breaking adventures by Gibson, Karen Bush.

Women in space - 23 stories of first flights, scientific missions, and gravity-breaking adventures

Stories of the female pilots, physicists, and doctors who broke the stratospheric ceiling.

Apr 16, 2014
World War I - The Definitive Visual History by Grant, R. G.

World War I - The Definitive Visual History

Apr 11, 2014
Wounds to bind - a memoir of the folk-rock revolution by Burgan, Jerry, author.

Wounds to bind - a memoir of the folk-rock revolution

Apr 11, 2014
Yarn works - how to spin, dye, and knit their own yarn by Johnson, W. J. (Wendy J.), 1957- author.

Yarn works - how to spin, dye, and knit their own yarn

Introduces the processes of spinning and dying yarn and explains how to match homespun fiber and yarn to knitted projects.

Apr 16, 2014
Yarn works - how to spin, dye, and knit your own yarn by Johnson, W. J. (Wendy J.), 1957- author.

Yarn works - how to spin, dye, and knit your own yarn

Introduces the processes of spinning and dying yarn and explains how to match homespun fiber and yarn to knitted projects.

Apr 11, 2014
Year of no sugar - a memoir by Schaub, Eve O., author.

Year of no sugar - a memoir

Apr 15, 2014