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The kitchy kitchen - new classics for living deliciously by Thomas, Claire, 1986-

The kitchy kitchen - new classics for living deliciously

Aug 29, 2014
The joy of yoga - fifty sequences for your home and studio practice by Silverman, Emma.

The joy of yoga - fifty sequences for your home and studio practice

"Thousands of people take time out of their busy schedules every day to attend yoga classes where they learn postures and breathing techniques that make them feel more energized and balanced. Thousands of other people, however, have yet to find the time in their day to do anything but work, study, or chase after their children. In The Joy of Yoga, author and expert Emma Silverman teaches readers how to take advantage of the health benefits yoga offers even when they can't make it to regularly sc

Sep 2, 2014
The Jane Austen rules - a classic guide to modern love by Murphy, Sinéad.

The Jane Austen rules - a classic guide to modern love

"What Would Jane Do? What's a strong, independent-minded woman supposed to do in a world of insipid dating guides? Sinead Murphy responds by asking: Who has more time-tested secrets than Jane Austen, whose novels continue to captivate us almost two hundred years later? Whether you can recite paragraphs from Pride and Prejudice or just admired Colin Firth in his wet t-shirt, the romance of Jane Austen's world is one you'll never forget. Does love like that even exist today? Yes, it does. If yo

Aug 29, 2014
The insatiable gardener's guide - how to grow anything & everything indoors, year 'round by Brackney, Susan M.

The insatiable gardener's guide - how to grow anything & everything indoors, year 'round

Sep 2, 2014
The impulse society - America in the age of instant gratification by Roberts, Paul, 1961 August 2-

The impulse society - America in the age of instant gratification

Drawing on the fields of economics, psychology, history and political philosophy, Roberts shows how we have become so obsessed with "maximizing returns" that we embrace virtually any means--any technology, personal tactic, or corporate strategy--that can deliver, regardless of consequences. Roberts lays out the history and geography of this new social order and charts a clear pathway toward a different and brighter future.

Sep 2, 2014
The house of Morgan - an American banking dynasty and the rise of modern finance by Chernow, Ron.

The house of Morgan - an American banking dynasty and the rise of modern finance

The winner of the National Book Award and now considered a classic, The House of Morgan is the most ambitious history ever written about an American banking dynasty. Acclaimed by The Wall Street Journal as "brilliantly researched and written", the book tells the rich, panoramic story of four generations of Morgans and the powerful, secretive firms they spawned. It is the definitive account of the rise of the modern financial world. A gripping history of banking and the booms and busts that shape

Aug 29, 2014
The holiness of God by Sproul, R. C. (Robert Charles), 1939-

The holiness of God

Aug 29, 2014
The history of rock 'n' roll in ten songs by Marcus, Greil.

The history of rock 'n' roll in ten songs

Aug 27, 2014
The handmade marketplace - featuring new online strategies and crafter profiles by Chapin, Kari.

The handmade marketplace - featuring new online strategies and crafter profiles

Presents advice on turning a creative interest into a profitable craft business, covering basic business start-up practices, marketing, networking, advertising and publicity, blogging, participating in craft fairs, and online selling.

Aug 29, 2014
The grumpy guide to life / Observations from Grumpy Cat by Grumpy Cat, author.

The grumpy guide to life / Observations from Grumpy Cat

Demotivational messages and observations from Grumpy Cat provide guidance for living the ultimate grumpy life.

Aug 29, 2014
The greatest college football rivalries of all time - the Civil War, the Iron Bowl, and other memorable matchups by Gitlin, Marty.

The greatest college football rivalries of all time - the Civil War, the Iron Bowl, and other memorable matchups

Aug 29, 2014
The great Grisby - two thousand years of literary, royal, philosophical, and artistic dog lovers and their exceptional animals by Brottman, Mikita, 1966-

The great Grisby - two thousand years of literary, royal, philosophical, and artistic dog lovers and their exceptional animals

Aug 29, 2014
The gourmet Jewish cookbook - more than 200 recipes from around the world by Phillips, Denise.

The gourmet Jewish cookbook - more than 200 recipes from around the world

"From modern spins on classics, like Schnitzel Noodle Stir Fry and Matza Granola, to make-ahead meals, like Passover Beef Lasagna, to sophisticated dishes, like Veal Chops with Mushroom Sauce, this cookbook covers it all. Suited both for home chefs looking to introduce new foods into their repertoire as well as casual cooks searching for that perfect dinner party recipe to wow their guests, The Gourmet Jewish Cookbook is the ideal source for modern, gourmet twists on classic recipes. In addition

Sep 2, 2014
The good son - JFK Jr. and the mother he loved by Andersen, Christopher P, author.

The good son - JFK Jr. and the mother he loved

Details the life of John F. Kennedy, Jr., assessing his definitive relationships with his mother and other women while chronicling the aftermath of his early death.

Sep 2, 2014
The good dog - true stories of love, loss, and loyalty by Garden and Gun (COR)/ Dibenedetto, David

The good dog - true stories of love, loss, and loyalty

Inspired by "Garden & Gun" magazine's popular "Good Dog" column, a collection of true stories celebrating the unique relationship between humans and their canine companions includes contributions by Jon Meacham, Roy Blount Jr., Dominique Browning, and P.J. O'Rourke.

Sep 2, 2014
The glass closet - why coming out is good business by Browne, John, 1948-

The glass closet - why coming out is good business

Exposing the culture of homophobia that still runs rampant in corporations around the world, the former CEO of BP draws on his own experiences to reveal why self-disclosure is best for employees despite the risk.

Aug 27, 2014
The gentle art of preserving by Caldesi, Katie, author.

The gentle art of preserving

The growing popularity of vegetable gardening and buying locally grown produce has sparked an increase in home food preservation, such as canning, freezing, and drying. Join Katie and Giancarlo Caldesi on their two year-long journey discovering different methods of conserving food, as they combine traditional tried-and-tested preserving techniques with a thoroughly modern perspective, from smoking fish in Scotland to drying chiles in Sri Lanka. Learn how to cure Italian charcuterie, make sausage

Aug 29, 2014
The further adventures of an idiot abroad by Pilkington, Karl, author.

The further adventures of an idiot abroad

HUMOUR. The nation's favourite idiot is back. Safely home from his latest travels, Karl has decided it is time to share his hard-earned wisdom of the world. Taking the Bucket List of "100 Things to Do Before You Die" as his starting point, Karl combines brilliant stories from his recent adventuresto Alaska, Siberia and beyond with entertaining, highly-opinionated views on what other people aspire to do with their lives. Why on earth would anybody want to run with the bulls in Pamplona? Go 'storm

Aug 29, 2014
The First World War in 100 objects by Hughes-Wilson, John, author.

The First World War in 100 objects

Tells the story of World War I through one hundred events and developments, each of which is visualized through an object or artifact drawn in large part from the collections of the Imperial War Museums in the United Kingdom.

Aug 29, 2014
The first lady of Olympic track - the life and times of Betty Robinson by Gergen, Joe, author.

The first lady of Olympic track - the life and times of Betty Robinson

Aug 27, 2014