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The mother letters - sharing the laughter, joy, struggles, and hope by Haines, Amber C, author.

The mother letters - sharing the laughter, joy, struggles, and hope

May 6, 2016
The cultural revolution - a people's history, 1962-1976 by Dikötter, Frank, author.

The cultural revolution - a people's history, 1962-1976

May 6, 2016
Cross-stitch to calm - stitch and de-stress with 40 simple patterns by Lintz, Leah, author.

Cross-stitch to calm - stitch and de-stress with 40 simple patterns

In Cross-Stitch to Calm you'll stitch away your stress with this simple, yet meditative craft. Only a bit of embroidery floss, a needle, and fabric are needed. 40 unique, yet simple cross-stitch patterns are featured, along the themes of Creatures, Nature, Symbols, and Words. Through beautiful imagery and easy-to-stitch shapes, Cross-Stitch to Calm will help you enjoy a new pastime while creating beautiful art for yourself and others."--Provided by Amazon.com.

May 6, 2016
Crochet one-skein wonders for babies by

Crochet one-skein wonders for babies

May 6, 2016
The bridge ladies - a memoir by Lerner, Betsy, author.

The bridge ladies - a memoir

"A fifty-year-old Bridge game provides an unexpected way to cross the generational divide between a daughter and her mother. Betsy Lerner takes us on a powerfully personal literary journey, where we learn a little about Bridge and a lot about life. After a lifetime defining herself in contrast to her mother's "don't ask, don't tell" generation, Lerner finds herself back in her childhood home, not five miles from the mother she spent decades avoiding. When Roz needs help after surgery, it falls t

May 6, 2016
Who rules the world? by Chomsky, Noam, author.

Who rules the world?

"The world's leading intellectual offers a probing examination of the waning American Century, the nature of U.S. policies post-9/11, and the perils of valuing power above democracy and human rights In an incisive, thorough analysis of the current international situation, Noam Chomsky argues that the United States, through its military-first policies and its unstinting devotion to maintaining a world-spanning empire, is both risking catastrophe and wrecking the global commons. Drawing on a wide

May 6, 2016
Herbert Hoover in the White House - the ordeal of the presidency by Rappleye, Charles, author.

Herbert Hoover in the White House - the ordeal of the presidency

Describes the uphill battle faced by the thirty-first president, who served his single term during the Great Depression, portraying the man as bright, well-meaning, and energetic but ultimately lacking in the tools of leadership. --Publisher

May 6, 2016
How the Body Works by Horobin, Wendy (EDT)/ Szudek, Andy (EDT)/ Van Zyl, Miezan (EDT)

How the Body Works

May 6, 2016
How God became God - what scholars are really saying about God and the Bible by Smoley, Richard, 1956- author.

How God became God - what scholars are really saying about God and the Bible

May 6, 2016
No Quarter - The Three Lives of Jimmy Page by Power, Martin

No Quarter - The Three Lives of Jimmy Page

May 6, 2016
Night sky with exit wounds by Vuong, Ocean, 1988- author.

Night sky with exit wounds

May 6, 2016
New directions in sock knitting - 18 innovative designs knitted from every which way by Budd, Ann, 1956- author.

New directions in sock knitting - 18 innovative designs knitted from every which way

Presents a collection of sock patterns categorized by type of knitting construction, including top-down, toe-up, zigzag, boomerang, and u-turn.

May 6, 2016
Never a dull moment - 1971--the year that rock exploded by Hepworth, David, 1950- author.

Never a dull moment - 1971--the year that rock exploded

May 6, 2016
Negotiating the nonnegotiable - how to resolve your most emotionally charged conflicts by Shapiro, Daniel, 1971- author.

Negotiating the nonnegotiable - how to resolve your most emotionally charged conflicts

""A masterpiece--clear, insightful, and practical. Highly recommended!"--William Ury, coauthor of Getting to Yes and author of Getting to Yes with Yourself Find out how to successfully resolve your most emotionally charged conflicts. In this landmark book, world-renowned Harvard negotiation expert Daniel Shapiro presents a groundbreaking, practical method to reconcile your most contentious relationships and untangle your toughest conflicts. Before you get into your next conflict, read Negotiat

May 6, 2016
The Nazi hunters by Nagorski, Andrew, author.

The Nazi hunters

"Describes the small group of men and women who sought out former Nazis all over the world after the Nuremberg trials, refusing to let their crimes be forgotten or allowing them to quietly live inconspicuous, normal lives,"--NoveList.

May 6, 2016
Native American almanac - more than 50,000 years of the cultures and histories of indigenous peoples by Dennis, Yvonne Wakim, author.

Native American almanac - more than 50,000 years of the cultures and histories of indigenous peoples

May 6, 2016
My lost brothers - the untold story by the Yarnell Hill Fire's lone survivor by McDonough, Brendan, author.

My lost brothers - the untold story by the Yarnell Hill Fire's lone survivor

The lone survivor of the Yarnel Hill Fire recounts the events of the day that nineteen Granite Mountain Hotshots lost their lives while battling a wildfire.

May 6, 2016
My father before me - a memoir by Forhan, Chris, 1959-

My father before me - a memoir

May 6, 2016
Music Theory by Miller, Michael

Music Theory

May 6, 2016
More Lovely Knitted Lace - Contemporary Patterns in Geometric Shapes by Nico, Brooke

More Lovely Knitted Lace - Contemporary Patterns in Geometric Shapes

May 6, 2016