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The Tippling bros. - a lime and a shaker by Carducci, Tad.

The Tippling bros. - a lime and a shaker

Apr 27, 2015
The Third Reich in history and memory by Evans, Richard J.

The Third Reich in history and memory

"In the seventy years since the demise of the Third Reich, there has been a significant transformation in the ways in which the modern world understands Nazism. In this brilliant and eye-opening collection, Richard J. Evans, the acclaimed author of the Third Reich trilogy, offers a critical commentary on that transformation, exploring how major changes in perspective have informed research and writing on the Third Reich in recent years. Drawing on his most notable writings from the last two deca

Apr 24, 2015
The straight talk on parenting - a no-nonsense approach on how to grow a grown-up by Hoefle, Vicki, author.

The straight talk on parenting - a no-nonsense approach on how to grow a grown-up

"Vicki Hoefle's Straight Talk on Parenting makes the bold claim that parenting is not about perfection. Her book teaches parents to trust their intuition and develop an intentional strategy for meeting each child's unique needs."--

Apr 27, 2015
The sound of water - the psychology of the soul. by Linden, Joshua K., author.

The sound of water - the psychology of the soul.

"Underlying the words in The Sound Of Water is essence. This essence is the same that exists when one looks out at a natural landscape and recognizes a wholeness or oneness. This essence permeates the trees, the fields, the clouds, the streams, the creatures - all that is. It is also the essence of each of us before knowledge and human consciousness. It is the essence of creation. This essence is who each of us are when first born. It exists before anyone teaches us that we are something other t

Apr 27, 2015
The screenplays. Volume II by Chayefsky, Paddy, 1923-1981.

The screenplays. Volume II

Apr 24, 2015
The road home - a contemporary exploration of the Buddhist path by Nichtern, Ethan, author.

The road home - a contemporary exploration of the Buddhist path

In The Road Home, Ethan Nichtern, a senior teacher in the Shambhala Buddhist tradition, investigates the journey each of us takes to find where we belong. Drawing from contemporary research on meditation and mindfulness and his experience as a Buddhist teacher and practitioner, Nichtern describes in fresh and deeply resonant terms the basic existential experience that gives rise to spiritual seeking--and also to its potentially dangerous counterpart, spiritual materialism. He reveals how our ind

Apr 27, 2015
The Rival Queens - Catherine De' Medici, Her Daughter Marguerite de Valois, and the Betrayal That Ignited a Kingdom by Goldstone, Nancy

The Rival Queens - Catherine De' Medici, Her Daughter Marguerite de Valois, and the Betrayal That Ignited a Kingdom

Apr 24, 2015
The Revolution of Everyday Life by Vaneigem, Raoul/ Nicholson-Smith, Donald (TRN)

The Revolution of Everyday Life

Apr 24, 2015
The religion of democracy - seven liberals and the American moral tradition by Kittelstrom, Amy, author.

The religion of democracy - seven liberals and the American moral tradition

"Today we associate liberal thought and politics with secularism. When we argue over whether the nation's founders meant to keep religion out of politics, the godless side is said to be liberal. But the role of religion in American politics has always been far more nuanced and complex than today's debates would suggest and closer to the heart of American intellectual life than is commonly understood. American democracy was intended by its creators to be more than just a political system, and in

Apr 27, 2015
The real thing - lessons on love and life from a wedding reporter's notebook by McCarthy, Ellen, 1979- author.

The real thing - lessons on love and life from a wedding reporter's notebook

"From a Washington Post weddings reporter who's covered more than two hundred walks down the aisle comes a ... book about relationships--the mystery, the science, and the secrets of how we find love and make it last"--Dust jacket flap.

Apr 27, 2015
The real girl's kitchen by Duff, Haylie, 1985- author.

The real girl's kitchen

Collects the actress's favorite recipes for soups, breakfasts, salads, and snacks, and includes kitchen and entertaining tips.

Apr 27, 2015
The prenatal bombshell - help and hope when continuing or ending a precious pregnancy after an abnormal diagnosis by Azri, Stephanie, 1977- author.

The prenatal bombshell - help and hope when continuing or ending a precious pregnancy after an abnormal diagnosis

Apr 24, 2015
The practice of the presence of God by Lawrence, of the Resurrection, Brother, 1611-1691.

The practice of the presence of God

Apr 27, 2015
The postage stamp vegetable garden - grow tons of organic vegetables in tiny spaces and containers by Newcomb, Karen.

The postage stamp vegetable garden - grow tons of organic vegetables in tiny spaces and containers

Provides guidelines and instructions on creating and maintaining a garden as small as sixteen square feet, and includes information on heirloom vegetable varieties, organic gardening, sustainable gardening, and increasing vegetable yield.

Apr 24, 2015
The picnic - recipes and inspiration from basket to blanket by Hanel, Marnie, author.

The picnic - recipes and inspiration from basket to blanket

"A picnic is a great escape from our day-to-day and a chance to turn a meal into something more festive and memorable ... With variations on everyone's favorite deviled eggs, 99 uses for a Mason jar (think cocktail shaker, firefly catcher, or cookie jar), rules for scoring lawn games, and refreshing drinks to mix up in crowd-friendly batches, let The Picnic take the stress out of your next party and leave only the fun"--Amazon.com.

Apr 27, 2015
The physicist and the philosopher - Einstein and Bergson and the debate that changed our understanding of time by Canales, Jimena, author.

The physicist and the philosopher - Einstein and Bergson and the debate that changed our understanding of time

Apr 24, 2015
The perfection of the paper clip - curious tales of invention, accidental genius, and stationery obsession by Ward, James, 1981-

The perfection of the paper clip - curious tales of invention, accidental genius, and stationery obsession

"This wonderfully quirky book will change the way you look at your desk forever with stories of accidental genius, bitter rivalries, and an appreciation for everyday objects, like the humble but perfectly designed paper clip and the utilitarian, irreplaceable pencil. How many of humanity's brightest ideas started out on a scrap of paper, a Post-It, or in the margins of a notebook? In a delightfully witty and fresh voice, James Ward--cofounder of the Boring Conference and collector of the arcane-

Apr 27, 2015
The outskirts of hope - a memoir - based on the journals of her mother, Aura Kern Kruger by Ivester, Jo, author.

The outskirts of hope - a memoir - based on the journals of her mother, Aura Kern Kruger

Apr 24, 2015
The original basement waterproofing handbook by Masters, Jack.

The original basement waterproofing handbook

Apr 22, 2015
The organic composting handbook - techniques for a healthy, abundant garden by Cummings, Dede, author.

The organic composting handbook - techniques for a healthy, abundant garden

A comprehensive guide to composting discusses what can be composted, how to balance a bin's contents for optimum decomposition, vermicomposting, and how and when to use compost in a garden.

Apr 24, 2015