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They left us everything - a memoir by Johnson, Plum, author.

They left us everything - a memoir

Aug 25, 2016
The world turned upside down - the global battle over god, truth, and power by Phillips, Melanie, 1951-

The world turned upside down - the global battle over god, truth, and power

In what we tell ourselves is an age of reason, we are behaving increasingly irrationally. An astonishing number of people subscribe to celebrity-endorsed cults, Mayan Armageddon prophecies, scientism, and other varieties of New Age, anti-enlightenment philosophies. Millions more advance popular conspiracy theories. Here, Melanie Phillips explains that the basic cause of this explosion of irrationality is the slow but steady marginalization of religion. We tell ourselves that faith and reason are

Aug 25, 2016
The world turned upside down - the global battle over God, truth, and power by Phillips, Melanie, 1951-

The world turned upside down - the global battle over God, truth, and power

Aug 19, 2016
The World Atlas of Tea - From the Leaf to the Cup, the World's Teas Explored and Enjoyed by Smith, Krisi

The World Atlas of Tea - From the Leaf to the Cup, the World's Teas Explored and Enjoyed

Aug 19, 2016
The Wealthy Renter - How to Choose Housing That Will Make You Rich by Avery, Alex

The Wealthy Renter - How to Choose Housing That Will Make You Rich

Aug 19, 2016
The War on Guns - Arming Yourself Against Gun Control Lies by Lott, John R., Jr., Ph.D.

The War on Guns - Arming Yourself Against Gun Control Lies

Aug 19, 2016
The voices within - the history and science of how we talk to ourselves by Fernyhough, Charles, 1968- author.

The voices within - the history and science of how we talk to ourselves

Aug 19, 2016
The verging cities - poems by Scenters-Zapico, Natalie, author.

The verging cities - poems

"From undocumented men named Angel, to angels falling from the sky, Natalie Scenters-Zapico's gripping debut collection, The Verging Cities, is filled with explorations of immigration and marriage, narco-violence and femicide, and angels in the domestic sphere. Deeply rooted along the US-Mexico border in the sister cities of El Paso, Texas, and Cd. Juarez, Chihuahua, these poems give a brave new voice to the ways in which international politics affect the individual. Composed in a variety of for

Aug 19, 2016
The vaccine guide - risks and benefits for children and adults by Neustaedter, Randall, 1949-

The vaccine guide - risks and benefits for children and adults

""This completely updated edition of The Vaccine Guide gives consumers the facts they need to make informed decisions about vaccines, with clear discussions of childhood and adult diseases, their incidence, and the likelihood of exposure and complications"--Provided by publisher"--

Aug 19, 2016
The Unofficial guide to Walt Disney World. 2017 by Sehlinger, Bob, 1945- author.

The Unofficial guide to Walt Disney World. 2017

Hotels, attractions, and restaurants in all price categories are listed with evaluations based on reader surveys and critiques--compiled by unbiased inspectors of Orlando's most famed attractions.

Aug 23, 2016
The ultimate winter survival handbook by MacWelch, Tim, author.

The ultimate winter survival handbook

A guide to living through the worst of winter weather covers everything from perennial winter safety concerns to extreme winter emergencies, including how to winterize a car, drive on black ice, walk through a whiteout, and build a snow cave.

Aug 25, 2016
The tunnels - escapes under the Berlin Wall and the historic films the JFK White House tried to kill by Mitchell, Greg, 1947-

The tunnels - escapes under the Berlin Wall and the historic films the JFK White House tried to kill

A Cold War narrative of two attempts to rescue East Germans by tunneling beneath the Berlin Wall also describes the involvement of two U.S. television networks who sought to document the stories and the Kennedy administration's efforts to suppress both films.

Aug 25, 2016
The terror years - from al-Qaeda to the Islamic State by Wright, Lawrence, 1947- author.

The terror years - from al-Qaeda to the Islamic State

"Ten powerful pieces first published in The New Yorker recall the path terror in the Middle East has taken from the rise of al-Qaeda in the 1990s to the recent beheadings of reporters and aid workers by ISIS. With the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Looming Tower, Lawrence Wright became generally acknowledged as one of our major journalists writing on terrorism in the Middle East. This collection draws on several articles he wrote while researching that book as well as many that he's written since, f

Aug 25, 2016
The Tao of Bill Murray - real-life stories of joy, enlightenment, and party crashing by Edwards, Gavin, 1968- author.

The Tao of Bill Murray - real-life stories of joy, enlightenment, and party crashing

Aug 19, 2016
The sultan and the queen - the untold story of Elizabeth and Islam by Brotton, Jerry.

The sultan and the queen - the untold story of Elizabeth and Islam

Aug 19, 2016
The subtle art of not giving a fu*k - a counterintuitive approach to living a good life by Manson, Mark, author.

The subtle art of not giving a fu*k - a counterintuitive approach to living a good life

"In this generation-defining self-help guide, a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be "positive" all the time so that we can truly become better, happier people. For decades, we've been told that positive thinking isthe key to a happy, rich life. "F**k positivity," Mark Manson says. "Let's be honest, shit is f**ked and we have to live with it." In his wildly popular Internet blog, Mason doesn't sugarcoat or equivocate. He tells it like it is--a dose of raw,

Aug 19, 2016
The string book by Hart-Davis, Adam, author.

The string book

Aug 25, 2016
The spoils of war - greed, power, and the conflicts that made our greatest presidents by Bueno de Mesquita, Bruce, 1946- author.

The spoils of war - greed, power, and the conflicts that made our greatest presidents

"It's striking how many of the presidents Americans venerate--Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and John F. Kennedy, to name a few--oversaw some of the republic's bloodiest years. Perhaps it's because they looked out for important political causes. Or maybe they just looked out for themselves. This revealing and entertaining book puts some of America's greatest leaders under the microscope, showing how their calls for war, usually remembered as brave and noble, were in

Aug 19, 2016
The spirit of Indian painting - close encounters with 101 great works, 1100-1900 by Goswamy, B. N., 1933-

The spirit of Indian painting - close encounters with 101 great works, 1100-1900

Aug 25, 2016
The Spirit of Indian Painting - Close Encounters With 101 Great Works 1100-1900 by Goswamy, B. N.

The Spirit of Indian Painting - Close Encounters With 101 Great Works 1100-1900

Aug 19, 2016