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Wind in a box by Hayes, Terrance, author. Wind in a box

"Terrance Hayes is an elegant and adventurous writer with disarming humor, grace, tenderness, and brilliant turns of phrase. He is very much interested in what it means to be an artist and a black man. In his first collection, Muscular Music, he took the reader through a living library of cultural icons, from Shaft and Fat Albert to John Coltrane and Miles Davis. His second collection, Hip Logic, continued these explorations of popular culture, fatherhood, cultural heritage, and loss. Wind in a

Jan 17, 2017
Why? - explaining the Holocaust by Hayes, Peter, 1946 September 7- author. Why? - explaining the Holocaust

An exploration of the most commonly asked questions about the Holocaust challenges misconceptions and discusses how no single theory fully explains the tragedy, drawing on a wealth of scholarly research and experience to offer new insights.

Jan 14, 2017
Why fonts matter by Hyndman, Sarah Why fonts matter

Jan 14, 2017
Whole food energy - 200 all-natural recipes to help you prepare, refuel, and recover by Museles, Elise, author. Whole food energy - 200 all-natural recipes to help you prepare, refuel, and recover

Jan 17, 2017
Whole bowls - complete gluten-free and vegetarian meals to power your day by Day, Allison (Nutritionist), author. Whole bowls - complete gluten-free and vegetarian meals to power your day

"From the creator of the award-winning food blog Yummy Beet, turn familiar and traditional tastes into healthy, one-bowl meals. Healthful, plentiful, and simple kitchen creations feel at home in a bowl. Whether a meal is enjoyed as a weekday breakfast for one or part of a leisurely dinner with friends, whole foods come to life when presented within the walls of this steadfast kitchen vessel. For Allison Day, the nutritionist and food blogger behind Yummy Beet, meal-sized bowl recipes showcase he

Jan 17, 2017
When your child is gay - what you need to know by Davidson, Wesley C., author. When your child is gay - what you need to know

Coming out can be fraught with difficulty for both parents and child--but Wesley C. Davidson, a popular blogger on gay rights issues, and Dr. Jonathan Tobkes, a New York City-based psychiatrist, provide a road map so families can better navigate this rocky emotional terrain. Emphasizing communication and unconditional love, Davidson and Tobkes help parents untangle their own feelings, identify and overcome barriers to acceptance, encourage strong self-esteem in their child, handle negative or ho

Jan 18, 2017
What we do now - standing up for your values in Trump's America by Johnson, Dennis (EDT)/ Merians, Valerie (EDT) What we do now - standing up for your values in Trump's America

A collection of essays on the future direction of the left following the 2016 election, covering such topics as immigration, racial justice, civil liberties, religious freedom, climate change, and the media.

Jan 20, 2017
What love is - and what it could be by Jenkins, Carrie, author. What love is - and what it could be

Jan 20, 2017
What falls from the sky - how I disconnected from the internet and reconnected with the God who made the clouds by Emery, Esther, author. What falls from the sky - how I disconnected from the internet and reconnected with the God who made the clouds

Esther Emery gives an honest, piercingly poetic account of a year without Internet - 365 days away from the good, the bad, and the ugly of our digital lives - in one woman's desperate attempt at a reset. Emery faces her addiction to electronica, her illusion of self-importance, and her longing to return to simpler days, but then the unexpected happens. Her experiment in analog is hijacked by a spiritual awakening, and she finds herself suddenly, inexplicably drawn to the faith she had rejected f

Jan 17, 2017
Ways of seeing by Berger, John, author. Ways of seeing

Contains seven essays. Three of them use only pictures. Examines the relationship between what we see and what we know.

Jan 20, 2017
Was Revolution Inevitable? - Turning Points of the Russian Revolution by Brenton, Tony Was Revolution Inevitable? - Turning Points of the Russian Revolution

Jan 20, 2017
Wake up to the joy of you - 52 meditations and practices for a calmer, happier life by Stassinopoulos, Agapi, author. Wake up to the joy of you - 52 meditations and practices for a calmer, happier life

"Stories, wisdom, and meditations to help you through 52 common issues and become your happiest self"--

Jan 20, 2017
Unprecedented - the election that changed everything by Lake, Thomas (Journalist), author. Unprecedented - the election that changed everything

"Packed with exclusive photojournalism and new revelations straight from the front lines, Unprecedented: The Election That Changed Everything chronicles the most hard- fought and newsworthy election of our time. The book tells the full story of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign, as a Republican field of seventeen candidates battled it out until one remained: a blustery billionaire and reality TV star with no respect for the rules of politics and no fear of offending people. Across the aisle, D

Jan 17, 2017
Under the big black sun - a personal history of LA punk by Doe, John/ Desavia, Tom (CON) Under the big black sun - a personal history of LA punk

Jan 14, 2017
Under the big black sun - a personal history of LA punk by Doe, John, 1954-, author. Under the big black sun - a personal history of LA punk

Jan 20, 2017
Undefeated - Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football team by Sheinkin, Steve, author. Undefeated - Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football team

"A great American sport and Native American history come together in this true story of how Jim Thorpe and Pop Warner created the legendary Carlisle Indians football team"--

Jan 14, 2017
Truth is a total defense- my fifty years in television by Bochco, Steven Truth is a total defense- my fifty years in television

Jan 14, 2017
True south - Henry Hampton and Eyes on the prize, the landmark television series that reframed the civil rights movement by Else, Jon, 1944- author. True south - Henry Hampton and Eyes on the prize, the landmark television series that reframed the civil rights movement

Presents the inside story of the making of one of the most important and influential TV shows in history and of its legacy as the film that reframed the entire history of the Civil Rights movement permanently.

Jan 20, 2017
Too hot to handle - the journey of a soul by Blackwell, Margo, author. Too hot to handle - the journey of a soul

"Too Hot to Handle" is an inspirational tale which begins as an historically rich, humorous, factual account of one woman's physical and spiritual battle with corporate giants and governments to save the planet. Along the path, it becomes the journey of a lifetime to discover the answers to the great mysteries of life--Who are we? Why are we here?--Amazon.com

Jan 14, 2017
Time to talk - what you need to know about your child's speech and language development by MacRoy-Higgins, Michelle, author. Time to talk - what you need to know about your child's speech and language development

Jan 20, 2017

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