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Great new ways with granny squares by P., Rosa

Great new ways with granny squares

May 24, 2015
Great garden design by Hodgson, Ian, author.

Great garden design

Offers garden design suggestions for every taste and income level, including urban chic, cottage and country style, and water gardens.

May 24, 2015
Great American songbook, complete - the best hits from timeless songwriters by

Great American songbook, complete - the best hits from timeless songwriters

May 21, 2015
Grain of truth - the real case for and against wheat and gluten by Yafa, Stephen H., 1941- author.

Grain of truth - the real case for and against wheat and gluten

May 18, 2015
Good dog, happy baby - preparing your dog for the arrival of your child by Wombacher, Michael, 1959-

Good dog, happy baby - preparing your dog for the arrival of your child

Provides a twelve-step process that gives families the skills they need to prepare their dog for the arrival of a newborn, including evaluating a dog's responsiveness, resolving common behavior problems, and using training equipment.

May 24, 2015
Goggles & Dust - Images from Cycling's Glory Days by Horton, Shelly/ Horton, Brett

Goggles & Dust - Images from Cycling's Glory Days

May 18, 2015
Goggles & dust - images from cycling's glory days by Horton, Shelly, compiler.

Goggles & dust - images from cycling's glory days

"Drawn from the one of the world’s finest collections of cycling artifacts, Goggles & Dust collects over 100 stunning photographs from competitive cycling’s heyday. Spanning the 1920s and '30s, Goggles & Dust: Images from Cycling’s Glory Days celebrates the grit and determination of the bicycle racing pioneers who established the records, traditions, and distinct flavors of Europe’s most hallowed races."--

May 24, 2015
Gluten-free classic snacks - 100 recipes for the brand-name treats you love by Hunn, Nicole.

Gluten-free classic snacks - 100 recipes for the brand-name treats you love

"In this country, we love our snack cakes and chips. But what if you found out, suddenly, that some of your favorite snacks, like Twinkies or Girl Scout Cookies, were off-limits? Or that your child couldn't have Oreos in his lunchbox any more, or a Twix bar after a long day? More and more people are learning they must give up gluten, or choosing to forego it for their health. Though many supermarkets now stock gluten-free goods, and large food manufacturers have even begun selling gluten-free ve

May 24, 2015
Glaciers - the politics of ice by Taillant, Jorge Daniel, 1968-

Glaciers - the politics of ice

"Glaciers is a volume about the role glaciers play in our daily lives (often without us knowing), the risks posed to glaciers from natural and anthropogenic activity (including climate change and industrial pollution), and policies and practices that should be employed to protect this fundamental hydrological reserve"--

May 18, 2015
Getting there - a book of mentors by Segal, Gillian Zoe, author.

Getting there - a book of mentors

The path to success is rarely easy or direct, and good mentors are hard to find. In Getting there, thirty leaders in diverse fields share their secrets to navigating the rocky road to the top. In an honest, direct, and engaging way, these role models describe the obstacles they faced, the setbacks they endured, and the vital lessons they learned. They dispense not only essential and practical career advice, but also priceless wisdom applicable to life in general. Getting there is for everyone--f

May 20, 2015
Getting laid - everything you need to know about raising chickens, gardening and preserving -- with over 100 recipes! by Webb, Barb.

Getting laid - everything you need to know about raising chickens, gardening and preserving -- with over 100 recipes!

"Sustainable living boasts no boundaries. You don't need massive amounts of acreage or even a fenced-in backyard. We may not be 100 percent sustainable in our lifestyle, but we can become better in-tune with our environment and conscientious of our actions. Like all aspects of life, it's about balance, finding ways to live a greener, cleaner life within the parameters of your current lifestyle. Top blogger for country living, Rural Mom, shows us the (actually very easy) way to live a sustainable

May 20, 2015
George the dog, John the artist - a rescue story. by Dolan, John, 1971-

George the dog,  John the artist - a rescue story.

May 24, 2015
Geek Physics - Surprising Answers to the Planet's Most Interesting Questions by Allain, Rhett

Geek Physics - Surprising Answers to the Planet's Most Interesting Questions

May 18, 2015
Gay and Catholic - accepting my sexuality, finding community, living my faith by Tushnet, Eve.

Gay and Catholic - accepting my sexuality, finding community, living my faith

May 24, 2015
Functional inefficiency - the unexpected benefits of wasting time and money by Wenz, Peter S.

Functional inefficiency - the unexpected benefits of wasting time and money

"How can we reduce unemployment? As this insightful and counterintuitive book shows, the surprising answer is inefficiency. Some of the most labor-intensive sectors of the economy, the author notes, are also the most inefficient. But this inefficiency isfunctional--rather than impairing the economy, it bolsters employment and fosters economic growth. Technological progress increases efficiency and reduces the need for workers in manufacturing, mining, agriculture, and many services. So how do w

May 18, 2015
Full belly - good eats for a healthy pregnancy by Desmond, Tara Mataraza, author.

Full belly - good eats for a healthy pregnancy

Shares healthy recipes that provide for optimal nutrition, in a book that features such dishes as a blueberry kefir smoothie, kickin' chicken with pineapple salsa, and an iced coffee thickshake.

May 18, 2015
Fresh prints - 25 easy and enticing printing projects to make at home by Leech, Christine, author.

Fresh prints - 25 easy and enticing printing projects to make at home

Shares step-by-step instructions for custom printing articles of clothing, shoes, pillows, and other materials using found objects and everyday household items.

May 24, 2015
Freedom of speech - mightier than the sword by Shipler, David K., 1942- author.

Freedom of speech - mightier than the sword

"Anchored in personal stories--sometimes shocking, sometimes absurd, sometimes dishearteningly familiar--but encompassing a theme as sweeping and essential as democracy itself, [this book] ... reveals the triumphs and challenges of defining and protecting the boundaries of free expression in modern America"--

May 19, 2015
Founding grammars - how early America's war over words shaped today's language by Ostler, Rosemarie, author.

Founding grammars - how early America's war over words shaped today's language

"Who decided not to split infinitives? With whom should we take issue if in fact, we wish to boldly write what no grammarian hath writ before? In Founding Grammars, Rosemarie Ostler delves into the roots of our grammar obsession to answer these questions and many more. Standard grammar and accurate spelling are widely considered hallmarks of a good education, but their exact definitions are much more contentious -- capable of inciting a full-blown grammar war at the splice of a comma, battles r

May 18, 2015
Fodor's South Africa - with the best safari destinations. by

Fodor's South Africa - with the best safari destinations.

May 19, 2015