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¡Cuba! - recipes and stories from the Cuban kitchen by Goldberg, Dan, author.

¡Cuba! - recipes and stories from the Cuban kitchen

Jul 29, 2016
Zionism - the birth and transformation of an ideal by Viorst, Milton, author.

Zionism - the birth and transformation of an ideal

"From serving as the Middle East correspondent for The New Yorker to penning articles for the New York Times, Milton Viorst has dedicated his career to studying the Middle East. Now, in this new book, Viorst examines the evolution of Zionism, from its roots by serving as a cultural refuge for Europe's Jews, to the cover it provides today for Israel's exercise of control over millions of Arabs in occupied territories. Beginning with the shattering of the traditional Jewish society during the Enli

Jul 25, 2016
Zika - the emerging epidemic by McNeil, Donald G., Jr., author.

Zika - the emerging epidemic

An exploration of Zika's origins, how it's spreading, the race for a cure, and what we can do to protect ourselves now.

Jul 29, 2016
Young and beardless - the search for God, purpose, and a meaningful life by Robertson, John Luke, author.

Young and beardless - the search for God, purpose, and a meaningful life

The author shares his experiences growing up as part of the Robertson clan of Duck Dynasty fame, as well as how he faced the question of how to discover his God-given calling in order to make his dreams a reality.

Jul 29, 2016
Young & beardless - the search for God, purpose, and a meaningful life by Robertson, John Luke, author.

Young & beardless - the search for God, purpose, and a meaningful life

The author shares his experiences growing up as part of the Robertson clan of Duck Dynasty fame, as well as how he faced the question of how to discover his God-given calling in order to make his dreams a reality.

Jul 24, 2016
Winning isn't luck - how to succeed in racing dinghies and yachts by Imhoff, Fred.

Winning isn't luck - how to succeed in racing dinghies and yachts

Jul 25, 2016
Windows 10 for Seniors for Dummies by Weverka, Peter

Windows 10 for Seniors for Dummies

Jul 25, 2016
Wild things, wild places - adventurous tales of wildlife and conservation on planet Earth by Alexander, Jane, 1939-

Wild things, wild places - adventurous tales of wildlife and conservation on planet Earth

Jul 29, 2016
Why knowledge matters - rescuing our children from failed educational theories by Hirsch, E. D. (Eric Donald), 1928- author.

Why knowledge matters - rescuing our children from failed educational theories

In this provocative book, influential scholar E.D. Hirsch, Jr., addresses critical issues in contemporary education reform - over-testing, teacher blaming, preschool fadeout, and the persistence of achievement gaps over time. In each case, he shows how cherished truisms about education and child development have led to unintended and negative consequences. Drawing on recent findings in neuroscience and new data from France, he provides new evidence for the argument that a coherent, knowledge-bas

Jul 29, 2016
Why Are There Snowblowers in Miami? - Transform Your Business Using the Five Principles of Engagement by Goldstein, Steven D.

Why Are There Snowblowers in Miami? - Transform Your Business Using the Five Principles of Engagement

Jul 29, 2016
Who really feeds the world? - the failures of agribusiness and the promise of agroecology by Shiva, Vandana, author.

Who really feeds the world? - the failures of agribusiness and the promise of agroecology

Jul 29, 2016
Whistlestop - My Favorite Stories from Presidential Campaign History by Dickerson, John

Whistlestop - My Favorite Stories from Presidential Campaign History

Jul 25, 2016
When women were birds - fifty-four variations on voice by Williams, Terry Tempest.

When women were birds - fifty-four variations on voice

In fifty-four chapters that unfold like a series of yoga poses, each with its own logic and beauty, Williams (beloved author of "Refuge") creates a lyrical and caring meditation of the mystery of her mother's journals . and what it means to have a voice beyond a selfless existence informed by children and a husband.

Jul 29, 2016
When things fall apart - heart advice for difficult times by Chödrön, Pema, author.

When things fall apart - heart advice for difficult times

Describes a traditional Buddhist approach to suffering and how embracing the painful situation and using communication, negative habits, and challenging experiences leads to emotional growth and happiness.

Jul 27, 2016
When Strangers Meet - How People You Don|t Know Can Transform You by Stark, Kio

When Strangers Meet - How People You Don|t Know Can Transform You

Jul 29, 2016
When nobody was watching - my hard-fought journey to the top of the soccer world by Lloyd, Carli, 1982- author.

When nobody was watching - my hard-fought journey to the top of the soccer world

The celebrated star of the U.S. women's national soccer team chronicles her rise to the top, describing how she nearly quit the sport in 2003 until finding a trusted trainer who helped her become one of the best players in the world.

Jul 29, 2016
What you must know about liver disease - a practical guide to using conventional and complementary treatments by Snyder, Rich, author.

What you must know about liver disease - a practical guide to using conventional and complementary treatments

Jul 25, 2016
What the Luck? - The Surprising Role of Chance in Our Everyday Lives by Smith, Gary

What the Luck? - The Surprising Role of Chance in Our Everyday Lives

Jul 25, 2016
What great parents do - 75 simple strategies for raising kids who thrive by Reischer, Erica, author

What great parents do - 75 simple strategies for raising kids who thrive

"A golden rule book to parenting best practices, What Great Parents Do concisely presents key strategies to help parents reshape kids' challenging behaviors, create strong family bonds, and guide children toward becoming happy, kind, responsible adults.What Great Parents Do is an everything-you-need-to-know road map for parenting that you will consult again and again. Psychologist Erica Reischer draws on research in child development and cognitive science to distill the best information about pa

Jul 25, 2016
Water in plain sight - hope for a thirsty world by Schwartz, Judith D., author.

Water in plain sight - hope for a thirsty world

"In a refreshing perspective on water that transcends zero-sum thinking, the author of the groundbreaking Cows Save the Planet, sharing stories from around the globe, offers real-world solutions to today's water crisis,"--NoveList.

Jul 29, 2016