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How to be a Victorian - a dawn-to-dusk guide to Victorian life by Goodman, Ruth, 1963-

How to be a Victorian - a dawn-to-dusk guide to Victorian life

Oct 17, 2014
How the heather looks - a joyous journey to the British sources of children's books by Bodger, Joan.

How the heather looks - a joyous journey to the British sources of children's books

Oct 20, 2014
How Adam Smith can change your life - an unexpected guide to human nature and happiness by Roberts, Russell, 1953-

How Adam Smith can change your life - an unexpected guide to human nature and happiness

"How the insights of an 18th century economist can help us live better in the 21st century Adam Smith became famous for The Wealth of Nations, but the Scottish economist also cared deeply about our moral choices and behavior--the subjects of his other brilliant book, The Theory of Moral Sentiments (1759). Now, economist Russ Roberts shows why Smith's neglected work might be the greatest self-help book you've never read. Roberts explores Smith's unique and fascinating approach to fundamental ques

Oct 15, 2014
House of spirits and whispers - the true story of a haunted house by Wilder, Annie, 1961-

House of spirits and whispers - the true story of a haunted house

Oct 16, 2014
History of international fashion by Grumbach, Didier

History of international fashion

Oct 20, 2014
Hip pressure cooking - fast, fresh, and flavorful by Pazzaglia, Laura D. A., author.

Hip pressure cooking - fast, fresh, and flavorful

"Hip Pressure Cooking offers over 240 surefire recipes for all types of food. The range is astounding, including sections on cooking with ingredients like eggs, and the special cooking techniques Laura has developed and perfected over the years. The emphasis on fresh ingredients is sure to appeal to today's modern consumer. Additionally Laura shares her in-depth knowledge about the basic operation of your pressure cooker, walking you through reading the pressure signal, removing the pressure val

Oct 15, 2014
Hijacking the runway - how celebrities are stealing the spotlight from fashion designers by Agins, Teri.

Hijacking the runway - how celebrities are stealing the spotlight from fashion designers

" A fascinating chronicle of how celebrity has inundated the world of fashion, realigning the forces that drive both the styles we covet and the bottom lines of the biggest names in luxury apparel. From Coco Chanel's iconic tweed suits to the miniskirt's surprising comeback in the late 1980s, fashion houses reigned for decades as the arbiters of style and dictators of trends. Hollywood stars have always furthered fashion's cause of seducing the masses into buying designers' clothes, acting as li

Oct 17, 2014
High performance Python by Gorelick, Micha, author.

High performance Python

Oct 14, 2014
Heroes of the comics by Friedman, Drew, 1958- author, artist.

Heroes of the comics

Friedman features portraits of the pioneering legends of American comic books. Each drawing is accompanied by a one-page synopsis of their life and work.

Oct 17, 2014
Hello, my name is awesome - how to create brand names that stick by Watkins, Alexandra, author.

Hello, my name is awesome - how to create brand names that stick

"Naming a business or product has always been challenging--and sometimes costly--for entrepreneurs and inventors, but it's one of the most important decisions they have to make. Alexandra Watkins presents a foolproof model that anyone can use to create and evaluate brand names like a pro"--

Oct 15, 2014
Heaven at home - establishing and enjoying a peaceful home by Plowman, Ginger.

Heaven at home - establishing and enjoying a peaceful home

Oct 20, 2014
Healthy running step by step - self-guided methods for injury-free running- training, technique, nutrition, rehab by Forster, Robert, 1957-

Healthy running step by step - self-guided methods for injury-free running- training, technique, nutrition, rehab

Healthy Running Step by Step will help runners of all ages and abilities understand why running injuries occur, how to prevent them, and how to speed up recovery. Injuries plague the majority of runners, wrecking training plans and cutting running careers short by decades, but they are not inevitable.

Oct 17, 2014
Head to heart - mindfulness moments for every day by Madson, Jenifer.

Head to heart - mindfulness moments for every day

"Madson captures the heart of the simple. These daily thoughts can emphatically change any moment in any one's life. Each day's suggestion is captured in the simplicity of the thought; making it magical, joyful, meaningful and doable. "Awakening think of it as something we need to do every day; it is a process, a gradual awareness and growing insight," Madson writes. Practice awakening to: generate more compassion or love, create an unshakable sense of well-being better understand your mind and

Oct 15, 2014
Happy @ work - 60 simple ways to stay engaged and be successful by Donovan, Jim, 1946 June 11-

Happy @ work - 60 simple ways to stay engaged and be successful

"Tips, advice, and practices to help employees find happiness, fulfillment, and productivity in the workplace, illustrated with vignettes drawn from the author's career and consulting practice"--

Oct 15, 2014
Hand in hand - the beauty of God's sovereignty and meaningful human choice by Alcorn, Randy C.

Hand in hand - the beauty of God's sovereignty and meaningful human choice

Oct 20, 2014
Good and cheap- eat well on $4/day by Brown, Leanne

Good and cheap- eat well on $4/day

"I think everyone should eat great food every day. Eating well means learning to cook. It means banishing the mindset that preparing daily meals is a huge chore or takes tremendous skill." -- Author's website.

Oct 15, 2014
God's traitors - terror and faith in Elizabethan England by Childs, Jessie, 1976-

God's traitors - terror and faith in Elizabethan England

Oct 17, 2014
God's planet by Gingerich, Owen.

God's planet

Oct 20, 2014
GI brides - the wartime girls who crossed the Atlantic for love by Barrett, Duncan, author.

GI brides - the wartime girls who crossed the Atlantic for love

"Worn down by years of war and hardship, girls like Sylvia, Margaret, and Gwendolyn were thrilled when American GI's arrived in Britain with their exotic accents, handsome uniforms and aura of Hollywood glamor. Others, like Rae, who distrusted the Yanks, were eventually won over by their easy charm. So when VE Day finally came, for the 70,000 women who'd become GI brides, it was tinged with sadness--it meant leaving their homeland behind to follow their husbands across the Atlantic. And the long

Oct 17, 2014
Get unstuck, be unstoppable by Burton, Valorie, 1973-

Get unstuck, be unstoppable

Oct 20, 2014