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The curated closet - a simple system for discovering your personal style and building your dream wardrobe by Rees, Anuschka, author. The curated closet - a simple system for discovering your personal style and building your dream wardrobe

Sep 22, 2016
The coveteur - private spaces, personal style by Mark, Stephanie, author. The coveteur - private spaces, personal style

Shares the insides of celebrity closets, including Karlie Kloss, Tavi Gevinson, and Dita Von Teese.

Sep 24, 2016
The brain warrior's way - ignite your energy and focus, attack illness and aging, transform pain into purpose by Amen, Daniel G. The brain warrior's way - ignite your energy and focus, attack illness and aging, transform pain into purpose

Shares strategies for optimizing the brain to safeguard against disease while promoting overall wellness and improving focus, memory, energy, mood, inner peace, and relationships.

Sep 24, 2016
The boys' war - Confederate and Union soldiers talk about the Civil War by Murphy, Jim, 1947-, author. The boys' war - Confederate and Union soldiers talk about the Civil War

Includes diary entries, personal letters, and archival photographs to describe the experiences of boys, sixteen years old or younger, who fought in the Civil War.

Sep 24, 2016
The book of veganish by Freston, Kathy, author. The book of veganish

Sep 19, 2016
The book of luck - a guide to your success, fortune, future, palmistry, and astrology. by Whitman Publishing Co. (COR) The book of luck - a guide to your success, fortune, future, palmistry, and astrology.

Sep 24, 2016
The book of joy - lasting happiness in a changing world by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935- author. The book of joy - lasting happiness in a changing world

Two leading spiritual masters share their wisdom about living with joy even in the face of adversity, sharing personal stories and teachings about the science of profound happiness and the daily practices that anchor their emotional and spiritual lives.

Sep 22, 2016
The book of dog magic - spells, charms & tales by Sophia, 1955- author. The book of dog magic - spells, charms & tales

Sep 24, 2016
The book of destinies - discover the life you were born to live by Parkyn, Chetan, 1951- author. The book of destinies - discover the life you were born to live

Sep 24, 2016
The body in pain - the making and unmaking of the world by Scarry, Elaine. The body in pain - the making and unmaking of the world

Part philosophical meditation, part cultural critique, this work explores the nature of physical suffering. Elaine Scarry bases her study on a wide range of sources: literature and art, medical case histories, documents on torture compiled by Amnesty International, legal transcripts of personal injury trials, and military and strategic writings by such figures as Clausewitz, Churchill, Liddell Hart, and Henry Kissinger. Scarry begins with the fact of pain's inexpressibility. Not only is physical

Sep 22, 2016
The Black Panthers - portraits from an unfinished revolution by The Black Panthers - portraits from an unfinished revolution

"October 2016 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party. Photojournalist Bryan Shih, who has been interviewing and taking portraits of the surviving Panthers around the country for years, has partnered with Yohuru Williams, dean and history professor at Fairfield University, to deliver the definitive celebration of the Black Panthers. Part oral history, part scrapbook, this is a beautifully produced book of forty-five black-and-white portraits of the Panthers toda

Sep 23, 2016
The Biggest Book of Horoscopes Ever - Learn More About Your Future and Past With This Extraordinary Collection of Astrological Readings by MacGregor, Trish The Biggest Book of Horoscopes Ever - Learn More About Your Future and Past With This Extraordinary Collection of Astrological Readings

Sep 24, 2016
The bestseller code - anatomy of the blockbuster novel by Archer, Jodie. The bestseller code - anatomy of the blockbuster novel

"What if there was an algorithm that could predict which novels become mega-bestsellers? Are books like Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code and Gillian Flynn's Gone Girl the Gladwellian outliers of publishing? The Bestseller Code boldly claims that the New York Times bestsellers in fiction are predictable and that it's possible to know with 97% certainty if a manuscript is likely to hit number one on the list as opposed to numbers two through fifteen. The algorithm does exist; the code has been cracke

Sep 24, 2016
The Beltway Bible - a totally serious A-Z guide to our no-good, corrupt, incompetent, terrible, depressing, and sometimes hilarious government by Nelson, Eliot, author. The Beltway Bible - a totally serious A-Z guide to our no-good, corrupt, incompetent, terrible, depressing, and sometimes hilarious government

"How is legislation crafted? How do you lose an election? What do "bundler," "quorum call" and "omnibus" mean? Why do some of the White House's most important meetings occur at a Starbucks? Why are Washington insiders obsessed with something called JumboSlice? What, exactly, is a "skintern?" Eliot Nelson, one of Washington's funniest and most admired young journalists, knows how the sausage factory works and his new book, The Beltway Bible, is every citizen's must-have owner's manual. Arranged f

Sep 24, 2016
The beginner's guide to divination - learn the secrets of astrology, numerology, tarot, and palm reading--and predict your future. by Adams Media (COR) The beginner's guide to divination - learn the secrets of astrology, numerology, tarot, and palm reading--and predict your future.

Introduces the divinatory arts of astrology, numerology, tarot, and palm reading and teaches how to use each to predict the future.

Sep 24, 2016
The autoimmune fix - how to stop the hidden autoimmune damage that keeps you sick, fat, and tired before it turns into disease by O'Bryan, Tom, author. The autoimmune fix - how to stop the hidden autoimmune damage that keeps you sick, fat, and tired before it turns into disease

"Millions of people suffer from autoimmunity whether they know it or not. The root cause of most weight gain, brain and mood problems, and fatigue, autoimmunity can take years; or even decades; for symptoms and a clear diagnosis to arise. Through years of research, Dr. Tom O'Bryan has discovered that autoimmunity is actually a spectrum, and many people experiencing general malaise are already on it. And while autoimmune diseases, such as Alzheimer's, Multiple Sclerosis, osteoporosis, diabetes, a

Sep 22, 2016
The art of paper flowers - creating realistic blossoms from ordinary papers by Pearce, Bobby, 1961- author. The art of paper flowers - creating realistic blossoms from ordinary papers

Sep 22, 2016
The art of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Gallo, Leah, author. The art of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Shares stills, behind the scenes images, and visual effects concepts from the film, as well as insights from the cast and crew.

Sep 24, 2016
The ancestor's tale - a pilgrimage to the dawn of evolution by Dawkins, Richard, 1941- author. The ancestor's tale - a pilgrimage to the dawn of evolution

Sep 21, 2016
The American war in Vietnam - crime or commemoration? by Marciano, J. D, author. The American war in Vietnam - crime or commemoration?

Sep 24, 2016