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Healing oils - 500 formulas for aromatherapy by Schiller, Carol, author.

Healing oils - 500 formulas for aromatherapy

Feb 6, 2016
Hearing God - developing a conversational relationship with God by Willard, Dallas, 1935-2013.

Hearing God - developing a conversational relationship with God

"God spoke to me." "The Spirit spoke to my heart." "God revealed the idea to me." Being close to God means communicating with him -- telling him what is on our hearts in prayer and hearing and understanding what he is saying to us. It is this second half of our conversation with God that is so important but that can also be so difficult. How do we hear his voice? How can we be sure that what we think we hear is not our own subconscious? What role does the Bible play? What if what God says to us

Feb 6, 2016
Hearing God - developing a conversational relationship with God by Willard, Dallas, 1935-2013.

Hearing God - developing a conversational relationship with God

"God spoke to me." "The Spirit spoke to my heart." "God revealed the idea to me." Being close to God means communicating with him -- telling him what is on our hearts in prayer and hearing and understanding what he is saying to us. It is this second halfof our conversation with God that is so important but that can also be so difficult. How do we hear his voice? How can we be sure that what we think we hear is not our own subconscious? What role does the Bible play? What if what God says to us i

Feb 4, 2016
Heartificial intelligence - embracing our humanity to maximize machines by Havens, John C., author.

Heartificial intelligence - embracing our humanity to maximize machines

Feb 4, 2016
Hell is a very small place - voices from solitary confinement by

Hell is a very small place - voices from solitary confinement

"The UN Special Rapporteur on Torture has denounced the use of solitary confinement beyond fifteen days as a form of cruel and degrading treatment that often rises to the level of torture. Yet the United States holds more than eighty thousand people in isolation on any given day. Now sixteen authors vividly describe the miserable realities of life in solitary. In a book that will add a startling new dimension to the debates around human rights and prison reform, former and current prisoners desc

Feb 6, 2016
Here lies Hugh Glass - a mountain man, a bear, and the rise of the American nation by Coleman, Jon T., 1970-

Here lies Hugh Glass - a mountain man, a bear, and the rise of the American nation

Explores period frontier life and contradictory accounts in an effort to discern the true story of a 19th-century bear-mauling victim who pursued vengeance against the companions who left him for dead.

Feb 2, 2016
Here, bullet by Turner, Brian, 1967-

Here, bullet

A collection of poems by Brian Turner that were inspired by his experiences as a soldier.

Feb 6, 2016
Hope - a school, a team, a dream by Reynolds, Bill, 1945- author.

Hope - a school, a team, a dream

"Hope High School in Providence, Rhode Island was once a model city school, graduating a wide range of students from different backgrounds. But the tumult of the 1960s and the drug wars of the 70s changed both Providence and Hope. Today, the aging school is primarily Hispanic and African-American, with kids traveling for miles by bus and foot each day. Hope was known for its state championship basketball teams in the 1960s, but its 2012 team is much different. Disobedient, distracted, and overwh

Feb 1, 2016
How to eat in the woods - a complete guide to foraging, trapping, fishing, and finding sustenance in the wild by Angier, Bradford, author.

How to eat in the woods - a complete guide to foraging, trapping, fishing, and finding sustenance in the wild

"A comprehensive, practical, and reliable guide to staying alive in the woods and living off the land, by one of the most respected wilderness survivalists. With text by wilderness survivalist, Bradford Angier, the information in How to Eat in the Woods is tried, trusted, and true. One of the most complete books written on the subject, this portable guide includes essential information on how to track, trap, kill, and prepare various types of animals; select bait, land fish, and clean and cook t

Feb 4, 2016
How to have a good day - harnessing the power of behavioral science to transform our working lives by Webb, Caroline, 1971-, author

How to have a good day - harnessing the power of behavioral science to transform our working lives

"In How to Have a Good Day, Caroline Webb, business consultant and former partner at powerhouse McKinsey and Co., brings together the findings on behavioral economics and neuroscience--subjects that have led to dozens of bestselling books over the last decade--to show us how we can use these revolutionary new findings to improve how we work. Organized around seven factors that determine whether we have a good day at work, Webb offers us specific tools that we can use based on what we now know ab

Feb 4, 2016
How to heal yourself when no one else can - a total self-healing approach for mind, body, and spirit by Scher, Amy B.

How to heal yourself when no one else can - a total self-healing approach for mind, body, and spirit

A guide to self-healing outlines such techniques as subconscious release, chakra clearing, and energy therapy.

Feb 6, 2016
How to retire with enough money - and how to know what enough is by Ghilarducci, Teresa, author.

How to retire with enough money - and how to know what enough is

Here is a single-sit read than can change the course of your retirement. Written by Dr. Teresa Ghilarducci, an economics professor, a retirement and savings specialist, and a trustee to two retiree health-care trusts worth over $54 billion, How to Retire with Enough Money cuts through the confusion, misinformation, and bad policy-making that keeps us spending or saving poorly. It begins with acknowledging what a person or household actually needs to have saved--the rule of thumb is eight to ten

Feb 4, 2016
How to See the World - An Introduction to Images, from Self-portraits to Selfies, Maps to Movies, and More by Mirzoeff, Nicholas

How to See the World - An Introduction to Images, from Self-portraits to Selfies, Maps to Movies, and More

Feb 6, 2016
How to study by Fry, Ronald W., author

How to study

Feb 1, 2016
How to talk about places you've never been - on the importance of armchair travel by Bayard, Pierre, 1954- author.

How to talk about places you've never been - on the importance of armchair travel

"Written in the irreverent style that made How to Talk About Books You Haven’t Read a critical and commercial success, Pierre Bayard takes readers on a trip around the world, giving us essential guidance on how to talk about all those fantastic places we’ve never been. Practical, funny, and thought-provoking, How to Talk About Places You’ve Never Been will delight and inform armchair globetrotters and jet-setters, all while never having to leave the comfort of the living room."--

Feb 1, 2016
I was blind (dating), but now I see - my misadventures in dating, waiting, and stumbling into love by Rische, Stephanie.

I was blind (dating), but now I see - my misadventures in dating, waiting, and stumbling into love

"Stephanie Rische was starting to feel invisible. All around her, her friends were getting married, and she found herself decidedly alone. Stephanie couldn’t help but wonder if there was something broken in her?was she not pretty enough? Not fun enough? Not dateable enough (whatever that meant)? So she started praying in earnest for God to bring the right man into her life. And instead, He brought her matchmakers. Eight of them, to be precise. Beloved blogger Stephanie Rische debuts with this ch

Feb 4, 2016
I Will Find You - A Reporter Investigates the Life of the Man Who Raped Her by Connors, Joanna

I Will Find You - A Reporter Investigates the Life of the Man Who Raped Her

Feb 4, 2016
Imac for Dummies by Chambers, Mark L.

Imac for Dummies

Feb 6, 2016
In the fields and the trenches - the famous and the forgotten on the battlefields of World War I by Hollihan, Kerrie Logan, author.

In the fields and the trenches - the famous and the forgotten on the battlefields of World War I

"When it started, many thought the Great War would be a great adventure. Yet, as those who saw it up close learned, it was anything but. In the Fields and the Trenches traces the stories of eighteen young idealists swept into the brutal conflict, many of whom would go on to become well-known 20th-century figures in film, science, politics, literature, and business. Writer J. R. R. Tolkien was a signals officer with the British Expeditionary Force and fought at the Battle of the Somme. Scientist

Feb 4, 2016
Indigo quilts - 30 quilts from the Poos collection - history of indigo by Triplett, Kay, 1957-

Indigo quilts - 30 quilts from the Poos collection - history of indigo

"The beauty of Indigo quilts is undeniable. Explore the origins of the fiber and fabric presented by two members of the American Quilt Study Group. Step inside the Poos Collection of quilts, one of the largest privately held collections in the world. Featuring stunning quilts circa 1750 to 1890. Get inspired and make one of the gorgeous quilt projects using present day Indigo or reproduction fabrics."--

Feb 4, 2016