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The joy of keeping a root cellar - canning, freezing, drying, smoking and preserving the harvest by Megyesi, Jennifer, 1963-, author

The joy of keeping a root cellar - canning, freezing, drying, smoking and preserving the harvest

A comprehensive, full-color guide to root cellaring storing vegetables, meat, and more.

Jul 20, 2016
The Jane Austen Writers' Club - Inspiration and Advice from the World|s Best-loved Novelist by Smith, Rebecca

The Jane Austen Writers' Club - Inspiration and Advice from the World|s Best-loved Novelist

Jul 26, 2016
The infiltrator - the true story of one man against the biggest drug cartel in history by Mazur, Robert, author.

The infiltrator - the true story of one man against the biggest drug cartel in history

Describes the author's exploits as an undercover agent infiltrating the illegal drug cartels of Columbia, detailing how he helped bring down criminal bankers and drug lords.

Jul 26, 2016
The infiltrator - the true story of one man against the biggest drug cartel in history by Mazur, Robert, author.

The infiltrator - the true story of one man against the biggest drug cartel in history

Describes the author's exploits as an undercover agent infiltrating the illegal drug cartels of Colombia, detailing how he helped bring down criminal bankers and drug lords.

Jul 21, 2016
The human microbiome - the germs that keep you healthy by Hirsch, Rebecca E., author.

The human microbiome - the germs that keep you healthy

Jul 26, 2016
The human microbiome - the germs that keep you healthy by Hirsch, Rebecca E, author.

The human microbiome - the germs that keep you healthy

"This book explores the human microbiome--the trillions of microbes that share our bodies--and why it has become one of the hottest areas of research in human health. The book discusses the microbes that live on us and in us, how scientists study them, and how they relate to health issues such as infections, obesity, allergies, and autoimmune disorders. The book delves into the Human Microbiome Project (HMP), a US government/National Institutes of Health initiative launched in 2007, in which sci

Jul 21, 2016
The Hourglass - Life As an Aging Mortal by Cuming, Pamela

The Hourglass - Life As an Aging Mortal

Jul 26, 2016
The homegrown paleo cookbook - over 100 delicious, gluten-free, farm-to-table recipes, and a complete guide to growing your own healthy food by Rodgers, Diana, author.

The homegrown paleo cookbook - over 100 delicious, gluten-free, farm-to-table recipes, and a complete guide to growing your own healthy food

"Anyone can have the same healthy, balanced lifestyle and a closer connection to their food--whether you live in a house in the suburbs, a farmhouse in the countryside, or an apartment in the city...With over 100 seasonal Paleo recipes, guides to growing your own food and raising animals, and inspiring how-tos for crafts and entertaining, The Homegrown paleo cookbook is a guide not just for better eating, but for better living -- and a better world" -- Back cover.

Jul 21, 2016
The Hemlock cup - Socrates, Athens, and the search for the good life by Hughes, Bettany.

The Hemlock cup - Socrates, Athens, and the search for the good life

A dual portrait of the classical philosopher and fifth-century B.C. Athens draws on the latest sources to offer insight into the period's daily realities and elements ranging from the gymnasia and the red-light district to the battlefields and the teeming Agora where Socrates frequently spoke and was condemned to death.

Jul 26, 2016
The healthy workplace - how to improve the well-being of your employees--and boost your company's bottom line by Stringer, Leigh, author.

The healthy workplace - how to improve the well-being of your employees--and boost your company's bottom line

Jul 26, 2016
The healing path - how the hurts in your past can lead you to a more abundant life by Allender, Dan B.

The healing path - how the hurts in your past can lead you to a more abundant life

Jul 26, 2016
The grid - the fraying wires between Americans and our energy future by Bakke, Gretchen Anna, author.

The grid - the fraying wires between Americans and our energy future

"The grid is an accident of history and of culture, in no way intrinsic to how we produce, deliver and consume electrical power. Yet this is the system the United States ended up with, a jerry-built structure now so rickety and near collapse that a strong wind or a hot day can bring it to a grinding halt. The grid is now under threat from a new source: renewable and variable energy, which puts stress on its logics as much as its components. In entertaining, perceptive, and deeply researched fash

Jul 24, 2016
The grid - the fraying wires between Americans and our energy future by Bakke, Gretchen Anna, author.

The grid - the fraying wires between Americans and our energy future

"The grid is an accident of history and of culture, in no way intrinsic to how we produce, deliver and consume electrical power. Yet this is the system the United States ended up with, a jerry-built structure now so rickety and near collapse that a strong wind or a hot day can bring it to a grinding halt. The grid is now under threat from a new source: renewable and variable energy, which puts stress on its logics as much as its components. In entertaining, perceptive, and deeply researched fash

Jul 26, 2016
The great spiritual migration / How the World's Largest Religion Is Seeking a Better Way to Be Christian by McLaren, Brian D., 1956- author.

The great spiritual migration / How the World's Largest Religion Is Seeking a Better Way to Be Christian

Jul 26, 2016
The great good thing - a secular Jew comes to faith in Christ by Klavan, Andrew, author.

The great good thing - a secular Jew comes to faith in Christ

Jul 26, 2016
The girl who escaped ISIS - this is my story by Khalaf, Farida, author.

The girl who escaped ISIS - this is my story

"A rare and riveting first-hand account of the terror and torture inflicted by ISIS on young Iraqi Yazidi women, and an inspiring personal story of bravery and resilience in the face of unspeakable horrors. In the early summer of 2014, Farida Khalaf was a typical Yazidi teenager living with her parents and three brothers in her village in the mountains of Northern Iraq. In one horrific day, she lost everything: ISIS invaded her village, destroyed her family, and sold her into sexual slavery. The

Jul 22, 2016
The gentle messenger - an authentic psychic's story by Bartlett, Rebecca.

The gentle messenger - an authentic psychic's story

Professional psychic Rebecca Bartlett details her journey as a psychic from her teen years on with true stories of her experiences in pre-cognition, medical intuition and mediumship. Prophetic dreams were her first indication that she had a special ability. She tells of her desire to help humanity in the face of skeptics, insults and challenges in being recognized by those who could use her ability to save lives. Bartlett concludes with a review of scientific literature verifying the psychic exp

Jul 25, 2016
The Gefilte Manifesto - New Recipes for Old World Jewish Foods by Yoskowitz, Jeffrey/ Alpern, Liz

The Gefilte Manifesto - New Recipes for Old World Jewish Foods

Jul 26, 2016
The Games - a global history of the Olympics by Goldblatt, David, 1965- author.

The Games - a global history of the Olympics

"The definitive sports and social history of the modern Olympic Games--by one of the most celebrated sportswriters of our time,"--NoveList.

Jul 26, 2016
The fractured Republic - renewing America's social contract in the Age of Individualism by Levin, Yuval, author.

The fractured Republic - renewing America's social contract in the Age of Individualism

Americans today are frustrated and anxious. Our economy is sluggish, and leaves workers insecure. Income inequality, cultural divisions, and political polarization increasingly pull us apart. Our governing institutions often seem paralyzed. And our politics has failed to rise to these challenges. No wonder, then, that Americans -- and the politicians who represent them -- are overwhelmingly nostalgic for a better time. The Left looks back to the middle of the twentieth century, when unions were

Jul 26, 2016