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How to Build Dry-stacked Stone Walls - Design and Build Walls, Bridges and Follies Without Mortar by Shaw-rimmington, John

How to Build Dry-stacked Stone Walls - Design and Build Walls, Bridges and Follies Without Mortar

Jul 19, 2016
How to destroy the universe - and 34 other really interesting uses of physics by Parsons, Paul, 1971-

How to destroy the universe - and 34 other really interesting uses of physics

If you thought physics was all about measuring the temperature of ice in a bucket or trying to fathom what E=mc2 means, think again. How to Destroy the Universe and 34 other really interesting uses of physics demystifies the astonishing world of physics in a series of intriguing, entertaining and often extraordinary scenarios'that explain key physics concepts in plain and simple language. You'll find out how to save the planet from energy shortages by mining the vacuum of empty space, engineer t

Jul 21, 2016
How to love yourself (and sometimes other people) - spiritual advice for modern relationships by Watterson, Meggan, 1974-

How to love yourself (and sometimes other people) - spiritual advice for modern relationships

"How to Love Yourself (and Sometimes Other People) is a smart, hip guide for spiritual seekers who want to experience more love and stability in all forms of relationships. Told from the unique vantage points of authors Meggan Watterson and Lodro Rinzler, this book explores staying anchored in the foundation of self-love as you navigate the natural (and often stormy) cycle of a relationship. Their dual perspectives as teachers and scholars of Christian mysticism and Buddhism make for a rich and

Jul 19, 2016
How to love yourself (and sometimes other people) - spiritual advice for modern relationships by Watterson, Meggan, 1974-

How to love yourself (and sometimes other people) - spiritual advice for modern relationships

"How to Love Yourself (and Sometimes Other People) is a smart, hip guide for spiritual seekers who want to experience more love and stability in all forms of relationships. Told from the unique vantage points of authors Meggan Watterson and Lodro Rinzler, this book explores staying anchored in the foundation of self-love as you navigate the natural (and often stormy) cycle of a relationship. Their dual perspectives as teachers and scholars of Christian mysticism and Buddhism make for a rich and

Jul 23, 2016
How to play the world's most exclusive golf clubs - a journey through Pine Valley, Royal Melbourne, Augusta, Muirfield, and more by Sabino, John.

How to play the world's most exclusive golf clubs - a journey through Pine Valley, Royal Melbourne, Augusta, Muirfield, and more

Jul 21, 2016
How to ruin everything - essays by Watsky, 1986- author.

How to ruin everything - essays

Jul 23, 2016
How to ruin everything - essays by Watsky, 1986- author.

How to ruin everything - essays

Presents a collection of essays that chronicle the author's triumphs over humiliation, strange misadventures, and character-building experiences.

Jul 21, 2016
How to speak golf - an illustrated guide to links lingo by Cook, Sally, author.

How to speak golf - an illustrated guide to links lingo

"From ace to zinger, How to Speak Golf includes over 125 golf terms paired with charming and clever illustrations that decode the words and phrases that fly around a golf course. Clubhouse Chatter sections are sprinkled throughout where you'll learn about everything from the origins of golf, the worst courses and biggest sand bunkers in the world, to the reason why there are so many bird references in golf terminology, a history of famous holes-in-one, and much, much more! Some of the terms incl

Jul 21, 2016
How would Buddha act? - 801 right-action teachings for living with awareness and intention by Kipfer, Barbara Ann.

How would Buddha act? - 801 right-action teachings for living with awareness and intention

"In How Would Buddha Act?, best-selling author Barbara Ann Kipfer offers a unique, modern take on the ancient teachings of Right Action--the Buddhist concept of acting in loving, compassionate ways and responding to others with the intention of doing no harm. In the book, you'll learn that every thought, word, and deed has a consequence, and that by trying to be a better person in day-to-day life, you will be taking meaningful steps toward true enlightenment. If you're like many others, you prob

Jul 18, 2016
How would Buddha think? - 1,501 right-intention teachings for cultivating a peaceful mind by Kipfer, Barbara Ann, author.

How would Buddha think? - 1,501 right-intention teachings for cultivating a peaceful mind

Jul 18, 2016
Hunter S. Thompson - fear, loathing, and the birth of Gonzo by McEneaney, Kevin T., author.

Hunter S. Thompson - fear, loathing, and the birth of Gonzo

Jul 18, 2016
I Am Duran - My Autobiography by Duran, Roberto

I Am Duran - My Autobiography

Jul 23, 2016
I said yes - my story of heartbreak, redemption, and true love by Johnson, Emily Maynard, 1986-

I said yes - my story of heartbreak, redemption, and true love

"Millions know Emily Maynard Johnson from her ... double appearances on The Bachelor and The Bachelorette. Millions also know that neither of the relationships from those shows lasted much longer than a commercial break ... [In this book], Emily tells the story of her life before and after reality TV fame, describing the profound new reality she discovered when she forsook fame in favor of the Lord. At the end of a long, fruitless search for a man, this courageous young woman found the truest lo

Jul 21, 2016
I wish my teacher knew - how one question can change everything for our kids by Schwartz, Kyle, author.

I wish my teacher knew - how one question can change everything for our kids

One day, third-grade teacher Kyle Schwartz asked her students to fill the blank in this sentence: “I wish my teacher knew _____.” The results astounded her. Some answers were humorous, others were heartbreaking, but all were profoundly moving and enlightening. The results opened her eyes to the need for educators to understand the unique realities their students face in order to create an open, safe and supportive place in the classroom.

Jul 21, 2016
I'm judging you - the do-better manual by Ajayi, Luvvie.

I'm judging you - the do-better manual

"With over 500,000 readers a month at her enormously popular blog, AwesomelyLuvvie.com, Luvvie Ajayi is a go-to source for smart takes on pop culture. I'm Judging You is her debut book of humorous essays that dissects our cultural obsessions and calls out bad behavior in our increasingly digital, connected lives--from the importance of the newest Shonda Rhimes television drama to serious discussions of race and media representation to what to do about your fool cousin sharing casket pictures fro

Jul 19, 2016
I've got sand in all the wrong places by Scottoline, Lisa, author.

I've got sand in all the wrong places

"Lisa and Francesca are back with another collection of warm and witty stories that will strike a chord with every woman...You will identify with these tales of guilt and fall in love with them and fierce (grand) Mother Mary."--

Jul 18, 2016
Ice diaries - an Antarctic memoir by McNeil, Jean, author.

Ice diaries - an Antarctic memoir

"What do we stand to lose in a world without ice? A decade ago, novelist and short story writer Jean McNeil spent a year as writer in residence with the British Antarctic Survey, and four months on the world's most enigmatic continent--Antarctica. Access to the Antarctic remains largely reserved for scientists, and it is the only piece of earth which is nobody's country. Ice Diaries is the story of McNeil's years spent in ice, not only in the Antarctic but her subsequent travels in Greenland, Ic

Jul 21, 2016
Idiot brain - what your head is really up to by Burnett, Dean, author.

Idiot brain - what your head is really up to

"A delightful tour of our mysterious, mischievous gray matter from neuroscientist and massively popular Guardian blogger Dean Burnett,"--NoveList.

Jul 23, 2016
If Venice Dies by Settis, Salvatore/ Naffis-sahely, Andr ̌(TRN)

If Venice Dies

Jul 19, 2016
In Search of the World's Finest Wools by Dormeuil, Dominic/ Rabouan, Jean-baptiste

In Search of the World's Finest Wools

Jul 19, 2016