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Way below the angels - the pretty clearly troubled but not even close to tragic confessions of a real live Mormon missionary by Harline, Craig.

Way below the angels - the pretty clearly troubled but not even close to tragic confessions of a real live Mormon missionary

When Craig Harline set off on his two-year Mormon mission to Belgium in the 1970s, he had big dreams of doing miracles, converting the masses, and coming home a hero. What he found instead was a lot of rain and cold, one-sentence conversations with irritated people, and silly squabbles with fellow missionaries-- a range of experiences that nothing, including his own missionary training, had prepared him for. He also found a wealth of friendships with fellow Mormons as well as unconverted locals

Aug 27, 2014
The ultimate guide to art quilting - surface design, patchwork, appliqué, quilting, embellishing, finishing by Seward, Linda.

The ultimate guide to art quilting - surface design, patchwork, appliqué, quilting, embellishing, finishing

"Accessible, beautiful, and lavishly illustrated, this ultimate guide goes step-by-step through every creative option needed to create an art quilt. From the essentials, like enlarging and transferring patterns, to surface design techniques that add texture and color, to piecing, machine stitching, applique;, finishing, and embellishing, this has it all. Galleries of stunning art quilts from around the world provide extra inspiration. More than 1,500 illustrations! "--

Aug 27, 2014
The selfish path to romance - how to love with passion and reason by Locke, Edwin A.

The selfish path to romance - how to love with passion and reason

Aug 27, 2014
Willpower for dummies by Ryan, Frank, author.

Willpower for dummies

Willpower. You've either got it or not, right? Wrong! Willpower can be taught and learned just like any other skill. And it's something that can be trained and strengthened. Willpower For Dummies shows you in seven easy steps how to improve your willpower. Inside you'll find out: How to how to set goals; How to train your willpower; Simple exercises for strengthening your willpower; Coping strategies for those days when you're at risk of breaking. Whether you have a specific goal in mind, a habi

Aug 27, 2014
What they didn't teach you in design school by Cleaver, Phil.

What they didn't teach you in design school

Aug 27, 2014
The wastewater gardener - preserving the planet one flush at a time! by Nelson, Mark, 1947-

The wastewater gardener - preserving the planet one flush at a time!

Aug 27, 2014
Part-time vegetarian smoothies and juices - boost your immune system and increase your energy with a flexitarian diet by Haupert, Tina.

Part-time vegetarian smoothies and juices - boost your immune system and increase your energy with a flexitarian diet

Aug 27, 2014
Meals that heal inflammation - embrace healthy living and eliminate pain, one meal at a time by Daniluk, Julie.

Meals that heal inflammation - embrace healthy living and eliminate pain, one meal at a time

Provides information, advice, and recipes for controlling inflammatory diseases, including arthritis, asthma, and allergies, with diet--

Aug 27, 2014
Mastering running by Utzschneider, Cathy, 1955-

Mastering running

Aug 27, 2014
The perfect apron - 35 fun and flirty designs for you to make by Merrett, Rob, author.

The perfect apron - 35 fun and flirty designs for you to make

Aug 27, 2014
The official Scrabble players dictionary. by

The official Scrabble players dictionary.

Aug 27, 2014
Paracord! - how to make the best bracelets, lanyards, key chains, buckles, and more by Mikkelsen, Todd.

Paracord! - how to make the best bracelets, lanyards, key chains, buckles, and more

Aug 27, 2014
Oliver Twist - notes ... by Kaste, Harry, author.

Oliver Twist - notes ...

Aug 27, 2014
An ocean garden - the secret life of seaweed by Iselin, Josie.

An ocean garden - the secret life of seaweed

Aug 27, 2014
Parenting on the go - birth to six, A to Z by Elkind, David, 1931-

Parenting on the go - birth to six, A to Z

"Parenting on the Go offers a novel approach to the crowded parenting genre. In an information economy, attention is the currency. Today, there are so many contenders for parental attention there is less time to go through the traditional parenting books. That is why today's parents of infants and young children need a resource that provides brief, to the point answers to the multitude of questions that constantly come up. This book is that resource, bringing together over 100 easy-to-digest ent

Aug 27, 2014
Owls of the world - a photographic guide by Mikkola, Heimo, author.

Owls of the world - a photographic guide

Owls of the World is the ultimate photographic resource dedicated to the identification of these charismatic birds of prey. Dozens of the world's finest photographers have contributed 750 spectacular photographs covering all of the world's 268 species of owls. The photos are accompanied by detailed text describing identification codes; population status; food; accurate range maps; habitat; voice; distribution; and similar species. For photographers, birders, naturalists, researchers and any f

Aug 27, 2014
Posterity - letters of great Americans to their children by

Posterity - letters of great Americans to their children

Aug 27, 2014
Please stop helping us - how liberals make it harder for Blacks to succeed by Riley, Jason (Jason L.)

Please stop helping us - how liberals make it harder for Blacks to succeed

Provided by publisher.

Aug 27, 2014
First-time machine appliqué by Pittman, Janet, author.

First-time machine appliqué

Aug 27, 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