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Your water footprint - the shocking facts about how much water we use to make everyday products by Leahy, Stephen, author.

Your water footprint - the shocking facts about how much water we use to make everyday products

The average American lifestyle is kept afloat by about 2,000 gallons of H2O a day. The numbers are shocking. Your Water Footprint reveals the true cost of our lifestyle. A "water footprint" is the amount of fresh water used to produce the goods and services we consume, including growing, harvesting, packaging, and shipping. From the foods we eat to the clothes we wear to the books we read and the music we listen to, all of it costs more than what we pay at the check-out. The 125 footprint facts

Oct 24, 2014
Your left-handed child - making things easy for left-handers in a right-handed world by Milsom, Lauren, author.

Your left-handed child - making things easy for left-handers in a right-handed world

Oct 20, 2014
Your inner will - finding personal strength in critical times by Ferrucci, Piero, author.

Your inner will - finding personal strength in critical times

"The noted psychotherapist and bestselling author of The Power of Kindness offers a concrete, meaningful program in developing your willpower to face periods of crisis. Crisis is an inevitable fact of life. All of us experience times of despair, gloom, fear, and uncertainty. But we each possess core reserves of internal resilience that can be cultivated for overcoming and anticipating such setbacks. In this stirring and deeply practical work, Piero Ferrucci employs insights from classical mythol

Oct 24, 2014
Your hidden riches - unleashing the power of ritual to create a life of meaning and purpose by Attwood, Janet Bray, author.

Your hidden riches - unleashing the power of ritual to create a life of meaning and purpose

"Rituals are [a] common feature of every ancient culture on earth. Yet modern society has lost touch with the power and value of ritual to create a rhythm for daily life, balance, and a connection with others. In the process, many of us have lost touch with ourselves. [This books presents] a call to reignite the power of personal and community rituals--to sustain us in the midst of an ever-increasing onslaught of information and expectations, and to sustain our world by reawakening the awareness

Oct 24, 2014
Yoga and body image - 25 personal stories about beauty, bravery & loving your body by Klein, Melanie, 1972-

Yoga and body image - 25 personal stories about beauty, bravery & loving your body

Oct 24, 2014
World of quilts - 25 modern projects - reinterpreting quilting heritage from around the globe by Ellis, Cassandra, author.

World of quilts - 25 modern projects - reinterpreting quilting heritage from around the globe

Oct 24, 2014
World heritage sites - a complete guide to 981 Unesco world heritage sites. by

World heritage sites - a complete guide to 981 Unesco world heritage sites.

Oct 24, 2014
Workbenches - from design and theory to construction and use by Schwarz, Christopher, 1968-

Workbenches - from design and theory to construction and use

Oct 24, 2014
Wood heat - a practical guide to heating your home with wood by Jones, Andrew, 1963-, author.

Wood heat - a practical guide to heating your home with wood

Oct 24, 2014
Without you, there is no us - my time with the sons of North Korea's elite by Kim, Suki, 1970- author.

Without you, there is no us - my time with the sons of North Korea's elite

"A ... memoir of teaching English to the sons of North Korea's ruling class during the last six months of Kim Jong-il's reign"--Amazon.com

Oct 20, 2014
Without frontiers - the life and music of Peter Gabriel by Easlea, Daryl.

Without frontiers - the life and music of Peter Gabriel

Oct 20, 2014
Windows 8.1 - in easy steps by Price, Michael, 1942- author.

Windows 8.1 - in easy steps

Oct 24, 2014
Whole grains for a new generation - light dishes, hearty meals, sweet treats, and sundry snacks for the everyday cook by Krissoff, Liana.

Whole grains for a new generation - light dishes, hearty meals, sweet treats, and sundry snacks for the everyday cook

Presents over one hundred fifty recipes for breakfast, appetizers, entrees, and desserts that feature whole grains, including spicy soba noodle salad, shrimp and quinoa spring rolls, and browned-butter oatmeal cookies.

Oct 24, 2014
Who we be - the colorization of America by Chang, Jeff, author.

Who we be - the colorization of America

Oct 24, 2014
Whiskey distilled - a populist guide to the water of life by Greene, Heather, author.

Whiskey distilled - a populist guide to the water of life

Oct 20, 2014
What to bake & how to bake it by Hornby, Jane, author.

What to bake & how to bake it

What to Bake and How to Bake It is the ultimate cookbook for amateur bakers looking to master the classics and expand their repertoires. Each of the 50 delicious and accessible recipes is accompanied by photographs of the ingredients, a clear image of every step and a stunning finished dish shot, ensuring foolproof results every time. Every element of the bakers craft is covered, from everyday cakes and cookies to special occasion breads and pastries.

Oct 20, 2014
Werner Herzog - a guide for the perplexed by Cronin, Paul, author.

Werner Herzog - a guide for the perplexed

An invaluable set of career-length interviews with the German genius hailed by Francois Truffaut as "the most important film director alive" Most of what we've heard about Werner Herzog is untrue. The sheer number of false rumors and downright lies disseminated about the man and his films is truly astonishing. Yet Herzog's body of work is one of the most important in postwar European cinema. His international breakthrough came in 1973 with 'Aguirre, The Wrath of God, ' in which Klaus Kinski play

Oct 24, 2014
Walter Lippmann - public economist by Goodwin, Craufurd D. W.

Walter Lippmann - public economist

Oct 24, 2014
Victoria - a life by Wilson, A. N., 1950- author.

Victoria - a life

Wilson explores the curious set of circumstances that led to Victoria's coronation, her strange and isolated childhood, her passionate marriage to Prince Albert and his pivotal influence even after death and her widowhood and subsequent intimate friendship with her Highland servant John Brown, all set against the backdrop of a momentous epoch in Britain's history -- and the world's.

Oct 24, 2014
United States of bread - our nation's homebaking heritage, from sandwich loaves to sourdough by Kane, Adrienne.

United States of bread - our nation's homebaking heritage, from sandwich loaves to sourdough

Oct 20, 2014