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Eleanor - the years alone by Lash, Joseph P., 1909-1987, author.

Eleanor - the years alone

Recounts Eleanor Roosevelt's efforts on behalf of world peace and social betterment following Franklin Roosevelt's death in 1945.

Dec 19, 2014
Einstein - the life of a genius by Isaacson, Walter.

Einstein - the life of a genius

Dec 19, 2014
Echoes of heartsounds - a memoir by Lear, Martha Weinman, author.

Echoes of heartsounds - a memoir

When Lear is examined by a doctor the day after a seemingly minor medical episode, "the verdict is shocking. So begins an account, filled with grace, humor, and ferocity, of her harrowing journey to recovery, beset by mysterious complications. She finds herself in the same hospital--in the same coronary unit, being treated by the same cardiologist--where her late husband Hal was a staff doctor and then a patient before he died there. The past is inescapably present"--Amazon.com.

Dec 22, 2014
Ebola for Dummies by Consumer Dummies (COR)

Ebola for Dummies

Dec 16, 2014
Eat Yourself Pregnant - Essential Recipes to Boosting Your Fertility Naturally by West, Zita/ Bailey, Christine (CON)

Eat Yourself Pregnant - Essential Recipes to Boosting Your Fertility Naturally

Dec 19, 2014
Eat Smart in Denmark - How to Decipher the Menu, Know the Market Foods & Embark on a Tasting Adventure by Schroeder, Carol L./ Schroeder, Katrina A.

Eat Smart in Denmark - How to Decipher the Menu, Know the Market Foods & Embark on a Tasting Adventure

Dec 19, 2014
Eat right for your sight - simple, tasty recipes that help reduce the risk of vision loss from macular degeneration by Thompson, Jennifer Trainer.

Eat right for your sight - simple, tasty recipes that help reduce the risk of vision loss from macular degeneration

Dec 22, 2014
Earth is my witness - the photography of Art Wolfe by Wolfe, Art, author, photographer.

Earth is my witness - the photography of Art Wolfe

Gathers photographs from throughout Wolfe's career, including views of natural phenomena, wildlife, and traditional peoples, some of them opening out into four-page-wide spreads.

Dec 22, 2014
Ducks, geese, and swans of North America by Baldassarre, Guy

Ducks, geese, and swans of North America

Dec 22, 2014
Driven to distraction at work - how to focus and be more productive by Hallowell, Edward M.

Driven to distraction at work - how to focus and be more productive

"From the bestselling author of Driven to Distraction, the world's leading expert on ADD and ADHD tackles attention deficit inside today's workplaces. Ned Hallowell, known for his work with children and adults, now identifies the underlying reasons why people really lose their ability to focus at work--where many of today's adults feel distracted and unproductive. He explains why commonly offered solutions like "learn to manage your time better" or "make a to-do list" just don't work because th

Dec 19, 2014
Drink time! - in the company of Patrick Leigh Fermoir - a memoir by Payás, Dolores, author.

Drink time! - in the company of Patrick Leigh Fermoir - a memoir

In 2009, Patrick Leigh Fermor's Spanish-language translator, Dolores Paya´s, visited her subject for the first time in his house in Greece. Out of this first encounter came a friendship that lasted until the writer's death two years later. This charming account was born of those hours spent in his company, a highly personal and moving depiction of the legendary adventurer and man of letters during his final years, surrounded by his drinks, his guests and, above all, his books.

Dec 19, 2014
Dreaming in Indian - contemporary Native American voices by Charleyboy, Lisa (EDT)/ Leatherdale, Mary Beth (EDT)

Dreaming in Indian - contemporary Native American voices

Profiles over fifty emerging and established contemporary Native American artists and provides samples of their work.

Dec 19, 2014
Dragon NaturallySpeaking for dummies by Diamond, Stephanie, author.

Dragon NaturallySpeaking for dummies

Dec 17, 2014
Downton Abbey rules for household staff by Barnes, Justyn, author.

Downton Abbey rules for household staff

"Containing the most approved directions and guidance for staff in every station within the household in order to discharge their duties correctly & with efficiency, with particular instructions for the butler, housekeeper, cook, valet. lady's maid, footman, housemaid, kitchen staff, and including useful information on tried and tested methods for all."

Dec 22, 2014
Downton Abbey - rules for household staff. by St Martins Press (COR)

Downton Abbey - rules for household staff.

Covers all the main positions of the Downton, household footman, lady's maid, housekeeper, and groundsman and includes a general introduction for new members of the staff from Carson the Butler.

Dec 16, 2014
Double wedding ring quilts - traditions made modern - full-circle sketches from life by Wolfe, Victoria Findlay, 1970-

Double wedding ring quilts - traditions made modern - full-circle sketches from life

Dec 16, 2014
Doable - the girls' guide to accomplishing just about anything by Reber, Deborah.

Doable - the girls' guide to accomplishing just about anything

Dec 16, 2014
DJing for dummies by Steventon, John, 1975- author.

DJing for dummies

DJ like a pro-without skipping a beat The bestselling guide to spinning and scratching is back! If you''ve ever spent hours in your bedroom with two turntables and an earful of tracks that sound off-beat or out of key, DJing For Dummies is the go-to guide for taking your skills to the next level. Inside, John Steventon, a successful club DJ, walks you through the basics of mixing, the techniques and tricks you need to create your own DJ style and how to make DJing work for you. Covering both dig

Dec 18, 2014
Distant neighbors - the selected letters of Wendell Berry and Gary Snyder by Berry, Wendell, 1934- author.

Distant neighbors - the selected letters of Wendell Berry and Gary Snyder

In 1969 Gary Snyder returned from a long residence in Japan to a homestead in the Northern Sierra foothills, where he intended to build a house and settle with his wife and young sons. He had just published his first book of essays, Earth House Hold. A few years before, Wendell Berry left New York City to return to homestead near his grandfather's farm in Port Royal, Kentucky, where he built a small studio and lived with his wife. Berry had just published Long-Legged House. These two founding me

Dec 22, 2014
Distant neighbors - the selected letters of Wendell Berry and Gary Snyder by Berry, Wendell, 1934- author.

Distant neighbors - the selected letters of Wendell Berry and Gary Snyder

Shares nearly 250 letters exhanged between the authors from 1973 to 2013 on topics ranging from religion, spirituality, and environmentalism to the relationship between art and commerce.

Dec 16, 2014