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All about dog daycare ... a blueprint for success by Bennett, Robin K. (Robin Knepp), author.

All about dog daycare ... a blueprint for success

Aug 28, 2015
Changing faith - questions, doubts & choices about an unchanging God by Hidalgo, Michael.

Changing faith - questions, doubts & choices about an unchanging God

Aug 28, 2015
Caravaggio - the complete works by Schütze, Sebastian, author.

Caravaggio - the complete works

Aug 28, 2015
Circle of eight - creating magic for your place on earth by Meredith, Jane, 1964-

Circle of eight - creating magic for your place on earth

Aug 28, 2015
Coming to our senses - healing ourselves and the world through mindfulness by Kabat-Zinn, Jon, author.

Coming to our senses - healing ourselves and the world through mindfulness

As stress continues to exact a toll on everyday life, people are increasingly turning to meditative methods, tested by science, to relieve its ill effects and become more focused, healthy, and proactive. Kabat-Zinn is a leader of the mind/body revolution in medicine and health care, demystifying it and bringing it into the mainstream. This book offers insight into how to use the five senses -- touch, hearing, sight, taste, and smell, plus awareness itself -- as a path to a healthier, saner, and

Aug 28, 2015
The complete idiot's guide to alchemy by Hauck, Dennis William, author.

The complete idiot's guide to alchemy

Where else can one combine chemistry and philosophy to turn base metal into gold while discovering a magical elixir to prolong life? Here's a simple and straightforward guide to alchemy that explains its basic principles. Written by one of the world's few practicing alchemists, it's a concise reference guide that provides easy-to-follow information so that anybody can be a wizard-in-training.

Aug 28, 2015
Contraband - smuggling and the birth of the American century by Cohen, Andrew Wender, 1968-

Contraband - smuggling and the birth of the American century

Aug 28, 2015
Co-parenting 101 - helping your kids thrive in two households after divorce by Philyaw, Deesha, author.

Co-parenting 101 - helping your kids thrive in two households after divorce

A successful co-parenting relationship with your ex is as vital to your child's well-being and health as nutritious food or proper exercise. The authors share their own experiences to provide advice, practical tips, and powerful co-parenting strategies.

Aug 28, 2015
Courage & defiance - stories of spies, saboteurs, and survivors in World War II Denmark by Hopkinson, Deborah.

Courage & defiance - stories of spies, saboteurs, and survivors in World War II Denmark

"Critically acclaimed Sibert Honor author Deborah Hopkinson brings to bold life the remarkable story of the Danish resistance and rescue of over 7,000 Jews during WWII. When the Nazis invaded Denmark on Tuesday, April 9, 1940, the people of this tiny country to the north of Germany awoke to a devastating surprise. The government of Denmark surrendered quietly, and the Danes were ordered to go about their daily lives as if nothing had changed. But everything had changed. Award-winning author De

Aug 28, 2015
Creative lettering and beyond by Kirkendall, Gabri Joy, author.

Creative lettering and beyond

Learn to create beautiful, hand-lettered arts and crafts with this interactive book full of creative prompts, exercises, and step-by-step projects.

Aug 28, 2015
Diana - in pursuit of love by Morton, Andrew, 1953-, author.

Diana - in pursuit of love

Aug 28, 2015
Discover Las Vegas - experience the best of Las Vegas by Benson, Sara, author.

Discover Las Vegas - experience the best of Las Vegas

Aug 28, 2015
Dinner solved! - 100 ingenious recipes that make the whole family happy, including you by Workman, Katie.

Dinner solved! - 100 ingenious recipes that make the whole family happy, including you

Aug 28, 2015
Drop the rock - removing character defects - steps six and seven by P., Bill, 1947-

Drop the rock - removing character defects - steps six and seven

Aug 28, 2015
Drought-Adapted Vine - poems by Revell, Donald, 1954-

Drought-Adapted Vine - poems

"Revell pushes boundaries between words and music, transcending our current notion of beauty and innocence. Personal memory, the visionary, the eccentric, and the divine intertwine between networks of stories that connect past and present through paint strokes, composition and pastoral lyric. Pure of heart poems lie down in a vibrant field of paradox, basking gratefully in the sun of unknowing"--

Aug 28, 2015
The earth-sheltered house - an architect's sketchbook by Wells, Malcolm, 1926-2009, author.

The earth-sheltered house - an architect's sketchbook

Aug 28, 2015
Points of inspiration - an artist's journey with painting and photography by Brook, LeeAnn.

Points of inspiration - an artist's journey with painting and photography

"What source does an artist use for inspiration? What inspires the idea for a painting? Is it a mood, a setting or a feeling? And how does the interplay of photography and painting relate to the artistic process as a whole? A book about the creative process, Points of Inspiration is a personal story about an artist's journey. Steeped in the art world for more than 40 years, acclaimed contemporary landscape painter/photographer LeeAnn Brook explores the process of creating her vivid work. How did

Aug 28, 2015
Enchanted air - two cultures, two wings - a memoir by Engle, Margarita.

Enchanted air - two cultures, two wings - a memoir

"In this ... memoir, Margarita Engle, the first Latina woman to receive a Newbery Honor, tells of growing up as a child of two cultures during the Cold War"--Amazon.com.

Aug 28, 2015
Epidemiology - the fight against Ebola & other diseases by Hand, Carol, 1945-

Epidemiology - the fight against Ebola & other diseases

Ebola: story of an epidemic--What is epidemiology?--The earliest epidemiology--Worldwide diseases--Scientific study of disease--New weapons against epidemics--modern epidemiology--getting a handle on pandemics--Epidemiology present and future.

Aug 28, 2015
Everyday witchcraft - making time for spirit in a too-busy world by Blake, Deborah, 1960- author.

Everyday witchcraft - making time for spirit in a too-busy world

Aug 28, 2015