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The reluctant shaman - a woman's first encounters with the unseen spirits of the earth by Whitaker, Kay Cordell. The reluctant shaman - a woman's first encounters with the unseen spirits of the earth

Jan 18, 2017
The price for their pound of flesh - the value of the enslaved, from womb to grave, in the building of a nation by Berry, Daina Ramey, author. The price for their pound of flesh - the value of the enslaved, from womb to grave, in the building of a nation

"Groundbreaking look at slaves as commodities through every phase of life, from birth to death and beyond, in early America. The Price for Their Pound of Flesh is the first book to explore the economic value of enslaved people through every phase of their lives--including from before birth to after death--in the American domestic slave trades. Covering the full "life cycle" (including preconception, infancy, childhood, adolescence, adulthood, the senior years, and death), historian Daina Berry s

Jan 20, 2017
The powers - 12 principles to transform your life from ordinary to extraordinary by Erwin, Mark W., author. The powers - 12 principles to transform your life from ordinary to extraordinary

Jan 18, 2017
The power bowl recipe book - 150 nutrient-rich dishes for mindful eating by Brandon, Britt, author. The power bowl recipe book - 150 nutrient-rich dishes for mindful eating

Jan 18, 2017
The poké cookbook by Cheng, Martha, author. The poké cookbook

"Poke´ has hit the mainland! Meaning "to slice or cut" in Hawaiian, poke´ is pieces of raw ahi marinated in soy sauce and sesame oil and topped with seaweed. The dish has a long history in Hawaii: It originated as simple sustenance, the raw fish just a way to eat and live on an island. But it has survived many decades, influenced by different chefs' creativity over time. Today this classic can be made with almost anything as its base--think salmon or beets--and with a multitude of different seas

Jan 20, 2017
The picky eater project - 6 weeks to happier, healthier family mealtimes by Muth, Natalie Digate, author. The picky eater project - 6 weeks to happier, healthier family mealtimes

Jan 17, 2017
The permaculture transition manual - a comprehensive guide to resilient living by Mars, Ross, author. The permaculture transition manual - a comprehensive guide to resilient living

Argues that the world must transition away from fossil fuels and offers information and instructions on using permaculture to make that transition at home.

Jan 20, 2017
The Paris bath & beauty book - embrace your natural beauty with timeless secrets and recipes from the French by Callahan, Chrissy, author. The Paris bath & beauty book - embrace your natural beauty with timeless secrets and recipes from the French

Jan 17, 2017
The parent's guide to homeopathy - safe, natural remedies for children, from newborns through teens by Keneipp, Shelley, author. The parent's guide to homeopathy - safe, natural remedies for children, from newborns through teens

"A practical, concise, comprehensive and easy-to-use guide for parents who want to use homeopathy to treat their children's illnesses, with remedies for more than 150 acute conditions that arise in the everyday lives of their children, from annoying to threatening. Includes instructions on how to observe physical and emotional symptoms in children from newborns to teens"--

Jan 20, 2017
The Paleo journey - recipes for weight loss, allergies, and superior health-the natural way by McGrath, Simone. The Paleo journey - recipes for weight loss, allergies, and superior health-the natural way

"Enthusiasm in "going paleo" continues to grow as more people embrace the diet our ancestors thrived on. However, choosing paleo is more than just a diet--it's a lifestyle. And this is more than just a cookbook. In The Paleo Journey, Simone McGrath will teach you about various lifestyle components, such as the hard facts about the diet, what's taboo, and what's up for debate. It highlights the many benefits of the paleo lifestyle and addresses exercise, dining out, and stress factors, to name a

Jan 17, 2017
The New Old Me - My Late-life Reinvention by Maran, Meredith The New Old Me - My Late-life Reinvention

Jan 20, 2017
The natural baby sleep solution - use your child's internal sleep rhythms for better nights and naps by Moore, Polly, author. The natural baby sleep solution - use your child's internal sleep rhythms for better nights and naps

"Put your baby to sleep! Based on the scientifically established rest and activity cycle that occurs every hour and a half, here's a proven program to help every parent give their baby better nights and naps. Simply note the time your baby wakes up. Play, feed, or engage with the baby for 90 minutes; then begin to soothe him back to sleep. That's right, 90 minutes after baby wakes up in the morning, it's time for a nap; and 90 minutes after the nap, it's time for another one. In a reassuring sty

Jan 17, 2017
The National Geographic traveler. San Francisco by Dunn, Jerry Camarillo, author. The National Geographic traveler. San Francisco

Provides information on accommodations, restaurants, sightseeing, outdoor activities, shopping, and entertainment.

Jan 20, 2017
The Mystery of Sleep - Why a Good Night's Rest Is Vital to a Better, Healthier Life by Kryger, Meir The Mystery of Sleep - Why a Good Night's Rest Is Vital to a Better, Healthier Life

Jan 20, 2017
The mistress of Paris - the 19th-century courtesan who built an empire on a secret by Hewitt, Catherine, author. The mistress of Paris - the 19th-century courtesan who built an empire on a secret

"Comtesse Valtesse de la Bigne was a celebrated nineteenth-century Parisian courtesan. She was painted by Manet and inspired Emile Zola, who immortalized her in his scandalous novel Nana. Her rumored affairs with Napoleon III and the future Edward VII kept gossip columns full. But her glamorous existence hid a dark secret: she was no Comtesse. She was born into abject poverty, raised on a squalid Paris backstreet; the lowest of the low. Yet she transformed herself into an enchantress who possess

Jan 19, 2017
The metabolism plan - discover the foods and exercises that work for your body to reduce inflammation and drop pounds fast by Recitas, Lyn-Genet, author. The metabolism plan - discover the foods and exercises that work for your body to reduce inflammation and drop pounds fast

"The New York Times bestselling author of The Plan is back to help readers customize their diet and exercise less to lose more weight! The Plan--the instant New York Times and USA Today bestseller that helped readers pinpoint which "healthy" foods were making them gain weight--has helped hundreds of thousands of readers slim down. Now nutritionist Lyn-Genet Recitas shares her groundbreaking new 30-day program that helps readers create a customized diet and exercise plan to boost their metabolism

Jan 14, 2017
The Mayor of Mogadishu - A Story of Chaos and Redemption in the Ruins of Somalia by Harding, Andrew, author. The Mayor of Mogadishu - A Story of Chaos and Redemption in the Ruins of Somalia

Jan 17, 2017
The magic of trees- a guide to their sacred wisdom and metaphysical properties / A Guide to Their Sacred Wisdom & Metaphysical Properties by Whitehurst, Tess, 1977- author. The magic of trees- a guide to their sacred wisdom and metaphysical properties / A Guide to Their Sacred Wisdom & Metaphysical Properties

Jan 20, 2017
The magic of flowers - a guide to their metaphysical uses & properties by Whitehurst, Tess, 1977- The magic of flowers - a guide to their metaphysical uses & properties

Jan 20, 2017
The Maddie Diaries - A Memoir by Ziegler, Maddie The Maddie Diaries - A Memoir

Jan 14, 2017

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