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Favorite mittens - best traditional mitten patterns from fox & geese & fences and flying geese & partridge feet by Hansen, Robin.

Favorite mittens - best traditional mitten patterns from fox & geese & fences and flying geese & partridge feet

Jul 1, 2015
Fashion in the Middle Ages by Scott, Margaret, 1951-

Fashion in the Middle Ages

Explore medieval fashions through illuminated manuscripts, from the luxurious attire of royalty to the modest clothes worn by the peasantry to medieval depictions of ancient and biblical garments.

Jul 2, 2015
Fantasy islands - Chinese dreams and ecological fears in an age of climate crisis by Sze, Julie, author.

Fantasy islands - Chinese dreams and ecological fears in an age of climate crisis

"The rise of China and its status as a leading global factory--combined with an increasing worldwide desire for inexpensive toys, clothes, and food--are altering the way people live and consume. At the same time, the world appears wary of the real costs of this desire: toys drenched in lead paint, dangerous medicines, and tainted pet food. Examining sites in China, including the plan for a new eco-city called Dongtan on the island of Chongming, suburbanization projects, and the Shanghai World Ex

Jul 2, 2015
Fanaticus - mischief and madness in the modern sports fan by Gubar, Justine.

Fanaticus - mischief and madness in the modern sports fan

Jul 2, 2015
Faces & expressions - master the art of drawing a range of faces and expressions--step by step by Cardaci, Diane, author.

Faces & expressions - master the art of drawing a range of faces and expressions--step by step

Jul 2, 2015
F*ck feelings - one shrink's practical advice for managing all life's impossible problems by Bennett, Michael, 1945-

F*ck feelings - one shrink's practical advice for managing all life's impossible problems

"The only self-help book you'll ever need, from a psychiatrist and his comedy writer daughter, who will help you put aside your unrealistic wishes, stop trying to change things you can't change, and do the best with what you can control--the first steps to managing all of life's impossible problems. Need to stop screwing up? Feel like you're under a loser's curse? Work with an ass? Want to clear your name or get justice, rescue an addicted person, get closure after childhood abuse, get a lover

Jul 2, 2015
Exploring English castles - evocative, romantic, and mysterious true tales of the kings and queens of the British Isles by Morris, Edd.

Exploring English castles - evocative, romantic, and mysterious true tales of the kings and queens of the British Isles

Castles have shaped England. For almost one thousand years, castles have been the settings of siege and battle, dens of plotting and intrigue, and refuges for troubled kings. Today, the romantic yet ruinous shapes of once grand fortresses stud the English countryside--a reminder of turbulent times past. Exploring English Castles provides readers with a breathtaking tour through the grandest castles of England. It brings ruins to life through true stories of royalty, chivalry, deception, and intr

Jul 2, 2015
Exceptional - Why the World Needs a Powerful America by Cheney, Dick/ Cheney, Liz

Exceptional - Why the World Needs a Powerful America

Jul 2, 2015
Ethical wills & how to prepare them - a guide to sharing your values from generation to generation by

Ethical wills & how to prepare them - a guide to sharing your values from generation to generation

Jun 30, 2015
Empty hands, a memoir - one woman's journey to save children orphaned by AIDS in South Africa by Ntleko, Abegail, Sister, author.

Empty hands, a memoir - one woman's journey to save children orphaned by AIDS in South Africa

"Now 79 years old, Sister Abegail looks back over her life and recounts the remarkable events that led to her becoming the mother of dozens of children orphaned by the AIDS crisis in South Africa"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 2, 2015
Embrace - my story from body loather to body lover by Brumfitt, Taryn, author.

Embrace - my story from body loather to body lover

"Body confidence does not come from trying to achieve the perfect body, it comes from embracing the one you've already got." This is the book for every woman who hates the way her body looks, and derides herself for not having the perfect figure. It is for those who have allowed those negative and harmful thoughts to affect their self-confidence and inform their everyday behaviour. Once a body builder with a lean, toned and taut figure, Taryn's obsession with muscle definition and the sleek line

Jul 2, 2015
Electronic dance music grooves - house, techno, hip-hop, dubstep, and more! by Bess, Josh.

Electronic dance music grooves - house, techno, hip-hop, dubstep, and more!

Jul 2, 2015
Eating Ice Cream With My Dog - A True Story of Food, Friendship, and Losing Weight--Again by Kuffel, Frances

Eating Ice Cream With My Dog - A True Story of Food, Friendship, and Losing Weight--Again

Jul 2, 2015
Dream brother - the lives & music of Jeff & Tim Buckley by Browne, David, 1960-

Dream brother - the lives & music of Jeff & Tim Buckley

Dual biography of father and son musicians based on interviews, journal entires and unreleased recordings.

Jun 30, 2015
Down the rabbit hole - curious adventures and cautionary tales of a former Playboy bunny by Madison, Holly, author.

Down the rabbit hole - curious adventures and cautionary tales of a former Playboy bunny

Jun 26, 2015
Don't get too comfortable by Rakoff, David.

Don't get too comfortable

From publisher description.

Jul 2, 2015
Don't Even Think About It - Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change by Marshall, George

Don't Even Think About It - Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change

Jul 2, 2015
Does this beach make me look fat? by Scottoline, Lisa, author.

Does this beach make me look fat?

"The unstoppable, irreverent mother-daughter team presents a new collection of funny stories and true confessions that every woman can relate to. From identity theft to the hazards of bicycling to college reunions and eating on the beach, Lisa and Francesca tackle the quirks, absurdities, and wonders of everyday life with wit and warmth. As Lisa says, "More and more, especially in the summertime when I'm sitting on the beach, I'm learning not to sweat it. To go back to the child that I used to b

Jul 2, 2015
Disrupt Yourself - Master Personal Transformation, Seize Opportunity, and Thrive in the Era of Endless Innovation by Samit, Jay

Disrupt Yourself - Master Personal Transformation, Seize Opportunity, and Thrive in the Era of Endless Innovation

Jul 2, 2015
Disaster profiteers - how natural disasters make the rich richer and the poor even poorer by Mutter, John C.

Disaster profiteers - how natural disasters make the rich richer and the poor even poorer

Jul 2, 2015