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Zinn & art of mountain bike maintenance by Zinn, Lennard.

Zinn & art of mountain bike maintenance

Jun 23, 2016
You don't lose 'til you quit trying - lessons on adversity and victory from a Vietnam veteran and Medal of Honor recipient by Davis, Sammy Lee.

You don't lose 'til you quit trying - lessons on adversity and victory from a Vietnam veteran and Medal of Honor recipient

Jun 20, 2016
You are the one - a bold adventure in finding purpose, discovering the real you, and loving fully by Blackson, Kute, author.

You are the one - a bold adventure in finding purpose, discovering the real you, and loving fully

"A charismatic visionary and transformational teacher offers a bold new look at spiritual awareness providing the tools needed to live a life truly inspired by love for a whole new generation. Kute Blackson comes from a long line of spiritual leaders and works with people from all walks of life, offering his own uniquely powerful process to transform lives from the inside out. His inspirational and life-changing YouTube videos, seminars, and conferences are known throughout the world, but it's

Jun 23, 2016
Yoga for teens by Schenk, Shawna, author

Yoga for teens

"Yoga shows that all beings (regardless of age) desire the same thing : peace. Yoga for Teens teaches how to attain this peace, for intermediate and high school aged kids, through using different yoga poses, breathing techniques, meditations, and writing "AUMwork" exercises. Each chapter focus on how using yoga can help teens properly cope with one emotion that they often face in their daily lives. Combining the teachings of yoga with the personal stories provided by the author and other yoga te

Jun 24, 2016
Wouldn't it be nice. by Wilson, Brian, 1942-

Wouldn't it be nice.

Jun 22, 2016
Wolsey - the life of King Henry VIII's Cardinal by Matusiak, John.

Wolsey - the life of King Henry VIII's Cardinal

Jun 23, 2016
Without rival - embrace your identity and purpose in an age of confusion and comparison by Bevere, Lisa, author.

Without rival - embrace your identity and purpose in an age of confusion and comparison

Jun 25, 2016
William Tecumseh Sherman - in the service of my country - a life by McDonough, James L., 1934- author.

William Tecumseh Sherman - in the service of my country - a life

"A major new biography of one of Americas most storied military figures. General Sherman's 1864 burning of Atlanta solidified his legacy as a ruthless leader. Yet Sherman proved far more complex than his legendary military tactics reveal. James Lee McDonough offers fresh insight into a man tormented by the fear that history would pass him by, who was plagued by personal debts, and who lived much of his life separated from his family. As a soldier, Sherman evolved from a spirited student at West

Jun 25, 2016
Will and I - a memoir by Byars, Clay, author.

Will and I - a memoir

Twins Clay and Will Byars have different lives after Clay is in a traffic accident and suffers a stroke.

Jun 24, 2016
Why you love music - from Mozart to Metallica - the emotional power of beautiful sounds by Powell, John, 1955- author.

Why you love music - from Mozart to Metallica - the emotional power of beautiful sounds

"Why does music affect us so profoundly? The songs we love do far more than bring back happy memories. They impact the way we think, talk, feel, behave, and even spend money. With his conversational style, humor, and endless knowledge, scientist and musician John Powell explores the fascinating science of music, showing that shoppers spend more money in stores that play classical music and that music can even change the flavor of wine! With chapters on music and our emotions (why do we listen to

Jun 20, 2016
White trash - the 400-year untold history of class in America by Isenberg, Nancy, author.

White trash - the 400-year untold history of class in America

"A history of the class system in America from the colonial era to the present illuminates the crucial legacy of the underprivileged white demographic, citing the pivotal contributions of lower-class white workers in wartime, social policy, and the rise of the Republican Party,"--NoveList.

Jun 24, 2016
Where am I eating? - an adventure through the global food economy by Timmerman, Kelsey, 1979- author.

Where am I eating? - an adventure through the global food economy

Cites America's increasing reliance on imported foods while revealing how consumer choices about food affect international worker rights, fair trade, and immigration.

Jun 23, 2016
When Shea was home - the story of the 1975 Mets, Yankees, Giants, and Jets by Topel, Brett, author.

When Shea was home - the story of the 1975 Mets, Yankees, Giants, and Jets

Discusses New York sports in 1975, when all four New York teams called Shea Stadium home.

Jun 23, 2016
When pride still mattered - a life of Vince Lombardi by Maraniss, David.

When pride still mattered - a life of Vince Lombardi

A biography of the legendary football coach covers his Italian American roots, his Jesuit training, his relationships with wife and family, and his rise to prominence.

Jun 25, 2016
What to expect when you have diabetes - 170 tips for living well with diabetes by American Diabetes Association (COR)/ Buse, John, M.D., Ph.D. (FRW)

What to expect when you have diabetes - 170 tips for living well with diabetes

Jun 23, 2016
What is a garden? by Merwin, W. S. (William Stanley), 1927-

What is a garden?

"Poet and environmentalist W. S. Merwin moved to Hawaii in 1976 and has spent the last forty years planting nineteen acres with more than eight hundred species of palm, creating a lush garden on a ruined former pineapple plantation. Now the Merwin Conservancy, this land has served as Merwin's muse and his passion, appearing as a consistent subject of his poems and his germinal essays on conservation. What Is a Garden? collects eight of Merwin's poems and three of his essays emblematic of his pal

Jun 23, 2016
What Have Plants Ever Done for Us? - Western Civilization in Fifty Plants by Harris, Stephen

What Have Plants Ever Done for Us? - Western Civilization in Fifty Plants

Jun 23, 2016
Well played - the ultimate guide to awakening your family's playful spirit by Sinclair, Meredith, author.

Well played - the ultimate guide to awakening your family's playful spirit

Jun 23, 2016
We are not such things - the murder of a young American, a South African township, and the search for truth and reconciliation by Van der Leun, Justine, author.

We are not such things - the murder of a young American, a South African township, and the search for truth and reconciliation

Recounts the story of a young American anti-apartheid activist and Fulbright scholar who was murdered by black residents of Cape Town, who ultimately were granted amnesty and worked with the woman's parents to create an educational foundation for justice.

Jun 25, 2016
Water from an ancient well- Celtic spirituality from modern life by McIntosh, Kenneth

Water from an ancient well- Celtic spirituality from modern life

Jun 20, 2016