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Whiskey - what to drink next - craft whiskeys, classic flavors, new distilleries, future trends by Roskrow, Dominic, author.

Whiskey - what to drink next - craft whiskeys, classic flavors, new distilleries, future trends

Offers a guide to whiskeys from around the world, grouping entries according to styles of whiskey and exploring the tastes and brand names of those styles.

Aug 27, 2015
While glaciers slept - being human in a time of climate change by Jackson, M. author.

While glaciers slept - being human in a time of climate change

"While Glaciers Slept weaves together the parallel stories of what happens when the climates of family and planet change. Jackson, a National Geographic Expert, reveals how these events are deeply similar and intertwined. She tells the story of her parents' struggles with cancer while describing in detail the planetary changes she's witnessed. Above all else, Jackson shows that even in the darkest of times there is clear reason for hope and light. Readers are drawn into a world where complex cli

Aug 26, 2015
Wherever you go, there you are - mindfulness meditation in everyday life by Kabat-Zinn, Jon, author.

Wherever you go, there you are - mindfulness meditation in everyday life

"In his follow-up to Full Catastrophe Living--a book in which he presented basic meditation techniques as a way of reducing stress and healing from illness--here Jon Kabat-Zinn goes much more deeply into the practice of meditation for its own sake"--Amazon.com.

Aug 31, 2015
When it was just a game - remembering the first Super Bowl by Frommer, Harvey.

When it was just a game - remembering the first Super Bowl

"Written by acclaimed sports author and oral historian Harvey Frommer and with an introduction by pro football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford, When It Was Just a Game tells the fascinating story of the ground-breaking AFL-NFL World Championship Football game played on January 15, 1967: Packers vs. Chiefs"--

Aug 27, 2015
When I say no, I feel guilty - how to cope--using skills of systematic assertive therapy by Smith, Manuel J., 1934-

When I say no, I feel guilty - how to cope--using skills of systematic assertive therapy

Sep 1, 2015
Wellington. [Volume 2], Waterloo and the fortunes of peace 1814-1852 by Muir, Rory, 1962- author.

Wellington. [Volume 2], Waterloo and the fortunes of peace 1814-1852

Aug 26, 2015
We're still here, ya bastards - how the people of New Orleans rebuilt their city by Gratz, Roberta Brandes, author.

We're still here, ya bastards - how the people of New Orleans rebuilt their city

"[Katrina] completely transformed one of the most beloved cities in America, leaving nearly 80 percent of New Orleans flooded and damaging 134,000 housing units, causing unprecedented destruction. The response to Katrina is a topic of unending debate and anger ... Watching coverage of the hurricane on television in 2005 ... Roberta Brandes Gratz knew that the best chance for the city's recovery came from the people who would return to New Orleans. She also knew that she wanted to see for herself

Sep 1, 2015
We're still here ya bastards - how the people of New Orleans rebuilt their city by Gratz, Roberta Brandes.

We're still here ya bastards - how the people of New Orleans rebuilt their city

An urbanist and author recounts her decision to help rebuild post-Katrina New Orleans, sharing panoramic perspectives based on the stories of people who returned and took personal roles in recovery efforts.

Aug 27, 2015
We are Market Basket - the story of the unlikely grassroots movement that saved a beloved business by Korschun, Daniel.

We are Market Basket - the story of the unlikely grassroots movement that saved a beloved business

Recounts the history of Market Basket, a New England grocery chain whose employees and customers rallied to restore its CEO, Arthur T. Demoulas, in a book demonstrating the power of consumer loyalty in the American economy.

Sep 1, 2015
Washington and Hamilton - the alliance that forged America by Knott, Stephen F.

Washington and Hamilton - the alliance that forged America

Aug 31, 2015
Wampeters, foma & granfalloons (opinions) by Vonnegut, Kurt.

Wampeters, foma & granfalloons (opinions)

Wampeters, Foma & Granfalloons (Opinions) is a rare opportunity to experience Kurt Vonnegut speaking in his own voice about his own life, his views of the world, his writing, and the writing of others. An indignant, outrageous, always witty, and deeply felt collection of reviews, essays, and speeches, this work is a window not only into Vonnegut' s mind ... but also into his heart.

Sep 1, 2015
Wampeters, foma & granfalloons (opinions) by Vonnegut, Kurt.

Wampeters, foma & granfalloons (opinions)

Aug 27, 2015
Walt Disney World with kids 2016 - with Universal Orlando® by Wright, Kim, 1955- author.

Walt Disney World with kids 2016 - with Universal Orlando®

Inside this new edition is all the information you need to have the family vacation of a lifetime at the Orlando theme parks. Up-to-date and written with the help of more than 500 families, this guide is packed with details on all the attractions at Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando. It's user-friendly, fun and designed for at-a-glance reference. You'll find time- and money-saving tips, insider secrets, and scare factors for every ride and venue; clear, easy-to-read maps; full restaurant a

Sep 1, 2015
Unknown travels and dubious pursuits of William Clark by Trogdon, Jo Ann, author.

Unknown travels and dubious pursuits of William Clark

Sep 1, 2015
Uncovered - how I left Hasidic life and finally came home - a memoir by Lax, Leah, author.

Uncovered - how I left Hasidic life and finally came home - a memoir

In Uncovered, Leah Lax tells her story--beginning as a young teen who left her liberal, secular home for life as a Hasidic Jew and ending as a forty-something woman who has to abandon the only world she's known for thirty years in order to achieve personal freedom. In understated, crystalline prose, Lax details her experiences with arranged marriage, fundamentalist faith, and motherhood during her years with the Hasidim, and explores how her creative, sexual, and spiritual longings simmer beneat

Aug 26, 2015
Twenty dinners by Schori, Ithai, author.

Twenty dinners

"When he's on tour with his band Grizzly Bear, the thing Chris Taylor misses most about home is the kitchen and the company. With his friend Ithai Schori, the two are constantly cooking dinner parties for four to forty, using skills Chris learned from his mom and techniques Ithai picked up in high-end restaurants. Their food is full of smart techniques that make everything taste just a little better than you thought possible--like toasting nuts by swirling them in browned butter, or burning appl

Aug 28, 2015
Tudor roses by Starmore, Alice, author.

Tudor roses

Features hand-knitted designs inspired by members of the Tudor dynasty, includes charts and instructions, color photographs, and historical background.

Aug 28, 2015
Traveling With Your Pet - The AAA Petbook by AAA (COR)

Traveling With Your Pet - The AAA Petbook

Sep 1, 2015
Traditional Blacksmithing - The Fine Art of Horseshoeing and Wagon Making by Holmstrom, J. G.

Traditional Blacksmithing - The Fine Art of Horseshoeing and Wagon Making

Sep 1, 2015
Tracking dog - theory & method by Johnson, Glen R.

Tracking dog - theory & method

Aug 27, 2015