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Forgotten skills of backyard herbal healing and family health by Skirvin, Kirsten, 1963- author.

Forgotten skills of backyard herbal healing and family health

Feb 6, 2016
Foraging by Vorderbruggen, Mark

Foraging

Feb 6, 2016
Floyd Cardoz - flavorwalla by Cardoz, Floyd, author.

Floyd Cardoz - flavorwalla

Feb 6, 2016
Five dollars and a pork chop sandwich - vote buying and the corruption of democracy by Berry, Mary Frances, author.

Five dollars and a pork chop sandwich - vote buying and the corruption of democracy

Feb 4, 2016
First, Break All the Rules - What the World's Greatest Managers Do Differently by Gallup Press/ Harter, James K. (FRW)

First, Break All the Rules - What the World's Greatest Managers Do Differently

Feb 4, 2016
First Women - The Grace and Power of America's Modern First Ladies by Brower, Kate Andersen

First Women - The Grace and Power of America's Modern First Ladies

Feb 6, 2016
First entrepreneur - how George Washington built his--and the nation's--prosperity by Lengel, Edward G., author.

First entrepreneur - how George Washington built his--and the nation's--prosperity

"Draws on primary sources to illuminate the first president's lesser-known achievements as an entrepreneur, citing his financial prowess in building the Mount Vernon estate, managing Continental Army resources and establishing a stable national economy,"--

Feb 4, 2016
Firefly stargazing with a telescope by Scagell, Robin, author.

Firefly stargazing with a telescope

ASTRONOMY, SPACE & TIME. "Firefly Complete Guide to Stargazing" is a comprehensive introduction to an increasingly popular leisure pursuit. The book's flexi-paperback format makes it easy to use while telescope viewing, a welcome feature for the growing number of stargazers. The rapid growth in astronomy is due in large part to the opportunity amateurs have to contribute to scientific research. For example, the amateur Skywatchers in the web-based Milky Way Project have classified more than 1.5

Feb 1, 2016
Finger painting weekend workshop - a beginner's guide to creating brush-free works of art by Scott, Iris, author, artist.

Finger painting weekend workshop - a beginner's guide to creating brush-free works of art

"Leave your brushes behind! Iris Scott's revolutionary finger-painting courses are designed for everyone, especially beginners. Watch your paintings flourish with life when you follow Iris's simple techniques that let the paint do the work. Complete with five masterpieces and clear, step-by-step instructions for recreating each one, this book makes you feel like you are sitting right in one of Iris's best-selling finger painting classes. Featuring beautiful artworks like Koi Fish, Wet Road, Clou

Feb 6, 2016
Finding them gone - visiting China's poets of the past by Red Pine, 1943-

Finding them gone - visiting China's poets of the past

"Bill Porter has been one of the most prolific translators of Chinese texts, while also developing into a travel writer with a cult following."-The New York Times "Red Pine's out-of-the-mainstream work is canny and clearheaded, and it has immeasurably enhanced Zen/Taoist literature and practice."-Kyoto Journal "Red Pine's succinct and informative notes for each poem are core samples of the cultural, political, and literary history of China." -Asian ReporterTo pay homage to China's greatest poets

Feb 2, 2016
Fiend - the shocking true story of America's youngest serial killer by Schechter, Harold.

Fiend - the shocking true story of America's youngest serial killer

When fourteen-year-old Jesse Pomeroy was arrested in 1874, a nightmarish reign of terror over an unsuspecting city came to an end. "The Boston Boy Fiend" was imprisoned at last. But the complex questions sparked by his ghastly crime spree-the hows and whys of vicious juvenile crime-were as relevant in the so-called Age of Innocence as they are today. Jesse Pomeroy was outwardly repellent in appearance, with a gruesome "dead" eye; inside, he was deformed beyond imagining. A sexual sadist of distu

Feb 1, 2016
Female genital cutting by Meyer, Terry Teague, author.

Female genital cutting

Feb 4, 2016
Felines of New York - a glimpse into the lives of New York's feline inhabitants by Tews, Jim, author.

Felines of New York - a glimpse into the lives of New York's feline inhabitants

"Featuring more than 100 photos and quotes from cats in America's most glamorous city, Felines of New York exposes the furry underbelly of New York City's most glamorous, self-important residents,"--Amazon.com.

Feb 1, 2016
Fat woman on the mountain - how I lost half of myself and found happiness - a memoir by Whitely, Kara Richardson.

Fat woman on the mountain - how I lost half of myself and found happiness - a memoir

The story of a woman who changed her focus from how many pounds she wanted to lose to doing what she wanted to do - climb Mount Kilimanjaro.

Feb 6, 2016
Fast into the night - a woman, her dogs, and their journey north on the Iditarod Trail by Moderow, Debbie Clarke, author.

Fast into the night - a woman, her dogs, and their journey north on the Iditarod Trail

Describes the author's experiences as a middle-aged mom whose initial resolve to train for and complete the Iditarod failed when her dogs refused to finish the race, detailing how she overcame daunting challenges to succeed during a second attempt. --

Feb 6, 2016
Fast from scratch by Crocker, Betty, author.

Fast from scratch

Feb 6, 2016
Fast food maniac - from Arby's to White Castle, one man's supersized obsession with America's favorite food by Hein, Jon, 1967- author.

Fast food maniac - from Arby's to White Castle, one man's supersized obsession with America's favorite food

Jon Hein is the ultimate fast food maniac, and in this book he draws on his extensive knowledge of, and love for, both nationwide chains and regional gems, from McDonald's and KFC to In-N-Out Burger and Carvel. He digs into their origin stories; reveals secret menu items; includes best lists for everything from fried chicken and shakes to connoisseur concerns such as straws and biscuits; takes a nostalgic look back at the best giveaways, slogans, and uniforms; and even provides a battle-tested d

Feb 6, 2016
Fargo rock city - a heavy metal odyssey in rural Nörth Daköta by Klosterman, Chuck, 1972-

Fargo rock city - a heavy metal odyssey in rural Nörth Daköta

Empirically proving that -- no matter where you are -- kids wanna rock, this is Chuck Klosterman's hilrious memoir of growing up as a shameless metalhead in Wyndmere, North Dakotoa (population: 498). With a voice like Ace Frehley's guitar, Klosterman hacks his way through hair-band history, beginning with that fateful day in 1983 when his older brother brought home Motley Crue's Shout at the Devil. The fifth-grade Chuck wasn't quite ready to rock -- his hair was too short and his farm was too qu

Feb 1, 2016
Failures of imagination - the deadliest threats to our homeland--and how to thwart them by McCaul, Michael, author.

Failures of imagination - the deadliest threats to our homeland--and how to thwart them

"From the Chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Homeland Security Committee, a gripping look at the most dangerous and unexpected threats to our national security--and the actions needed to protect us,"--Amazon.com.

Feb 1, 2016
Facebook for Dummies by Abram, Carolyn

Facebook for Dummies

Feb 6, 2016