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Is that all there is? - the strange life of Peggy Lee by Gavin, James, 1964- author.

Is that all there is? - the strange life of Peggy Lee

"A biography of singer Peggy Lee"--

Sep 16, 2014
Israel - can it survive? by Cohen, Richard M.

Israel - can it survive?

"A very personal journey through Jewish history (and Cohen's own), and a passionate defense of Israel's legitimacy. Richard Cohen's book is part reportage, part memoir--an intimate journey through the history of Europe's Jews, culminating in the establishment of Israel. A veteran, syndicated columnist for The Washington Post, Cohen began this journey as a skeptic, wondering in a national column whether the creation of a Jewish State was "a mistake." As he recounts, he delved into his own and Jew

Sep 16, 2014
Jesus on trial - a lawyer affirms the truth of the gospel by Limbaugh, David.

Jesus on trial - a lawyer affirms the truth of the gospel

Offers an affirmation of Christian faith, spirituality, and tradition based on an extensive scrutiny of the Gospels.

Sep 16, 2014
Jewelry for All Seasons - 24 Bead and Wire Designs Inspired by Nature by Alford, Linzi

Jewelry for All Seasons - 24 Bead and Wire Designs Inspired by Nature

Sep 16, 2014
JJ Virgin's sugar impact diet - drop 7 hidden sugars to lose up to 10 pounds in just 2 weeks by Virgin, JJ.

JJ Virgin's sugar impact diet - drop 7 hidden sugars to lose up to 10 pounds in just 2 weeks

"Most people know sugar is bad for them, but few people know the sugar impact of seven common foods-grains, roots, fruit, low-fat and no-fat diet and dairy foods, sugary sauces and condiments, alcohol and sugary drinks, and natural and artificial sweeteners-can be the real cause of inflammation, bloating, metabolic disorders, fatigue, and weight gain. JJ VIRGIN'S SUGAR IMPACT DIET will revolutionize how readers think about (and eat) sugar. This two-week, low-sugar diet helps retrain taste buds,

Sep 16, 2014
Keto clarity - your definitive guide to the benefits of a low-carb, high-fat diet by Moore, Jimmy, author.

Keto clarity - your definitive guide to the benefits of a low-carb, high-fat diet

Outlines the therapeutic potential of a ketogenic diet that combines customized carbohydrate restrictions with moderate protein intake and food-based fats.

Sep 12, 2014
Killing lions - a guide through the trials young men face by Eldredge, Sam.

Killing lions - a guide through the trials young men face

"This book was born out of a series of weekly phone calls between Sam Eldredge, a young writer in his twenties, and his dad, bestselling author John Eldredge. Join the conversation as a father and son talk about pursuing beauty, dealing with money, getting married, chasing dreams, knowing something real with God, and how to find a life you can call your own"--Page 4 of jacket.

Sep 15, 2014
Knitting double - mastering the two-color technique with over 30 reversible projects by Belle, Anja, 1972- author.

Knitting double - mastering the two-color technique with over 30 reversible projects

"Knitting double, also known as double knitting, is a technique by which knitters can create two fabrics at the same time, and this guidebook includes step-by-step instructions with photographs to help master this method. Crafters learn how the front and back are knitted simultaneously and the stitches are worked in pairs. While the "right side" of the fabric normally faces outward, and the "wrong side" faces the inside of the work, double knitting creates the illusion of a fabric with no wrong

Sep 16, 2014
Knitting double - mastering the two-color technique with over 30 reversible projects by Belle, Anja, author.

Knitting double - mastering the two-color technique with over 30 reversible projects

Provides instructions for creating reversible two-color knitted projects, including scarves, hats, and socks.

Sep 11, 2014
Kurt Cobain - The Last Session by Frohman, Jesse (PHT)/ O'Brien, Glenn/ Savage, Jon

Kurt Cobain - The Last Session

Sep 16, 2014
Learn simple serging by Cedolia, Diana, author.

Learn simple serging

"By following the step-by-step instructions within the pages of this book, you'll be amazed by how simple it is to use your serger. Using a serger allows you to create professional-looking projects quickly and easily, leaving you more time to do what you really love--sewing even more projects with your serger!"--Page 4 of cover.

Sep 15, 2014
LEGO architecture - the visual guide by Wilkinson, Philip.

LEGO architecture - the visual guide

"Iconic buildings reimagined in LEGO bricks"--Container.

Sep 12, 2014
Leonardo's brain - understanding da Vinci's creative genius by Shlain, Leonard.

Leonardo's brain - understanding da Vinci's creative genius

"Explores the life, art, and mind of Leonardo da Vinci, seeking to explain his singularity by looking at his achievements in art, science, psychology, and military strategy and then employing state of the art left-right brain scientific research to explain his universal genius"--

Sep 12, 2014
Lessons of Hope - How to Fix Our Schools by Klein, Joel

Lessons of Hope - How to Fix Our Schools

Sep 12, 2014
Liar, temptress, soldier, spy - four women undercover in the Civil War by Abbott, Karen, 1973-

Liar, temptress, soldier, spy - four women undercover in the Civil War

"The never-before-told story of four real-life women who risked everything to take on a life of espionage during the Civil War"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 12, 2014
Lincoln's Gamble - The Tumultuous Six Months That Gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and Changed the Course of the Civil War. by Brewster, Todd.

Lincoln's Gamble - The Tumultuous Six Months That Gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and Changed the Course of the Civil War.

A brilliant, authoritative, and riveting account of the most critical six months in Abraham Lincoln's presidency, when he penned the Emancipation Proclamation and changed the course of the Civil War.

Sep 15, 2014
Linguistics - a complete introduction by Hornsby, David, 1963- author.

Linguistics - a complete introduction

A comprehensive yet easy-to-use introduction to understanding linguistics. Hornsby explains linguistic thought, syntax, sound systems, language acquisition, and much more. This book will be helpful whether you are studying for an exam or essay, or you simply want to improve your knowledge.

Sep 12, 2014
Lives in Ruins - Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble by Johnson, Marilyn

Lives in Ruins - Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble

Sep 16, 2014
Living courageously - you can face anything, just do it afraid by Meyer, Joyce, 1943-

Living courageously - you can face anything, just do it afraid

"Explains how, as Christians, we can overcome the paralyzing power of fear by calling upon the Lord. 'Fear not' is written throughout the Bible. God knows His children will be confronted with fear, but He can help us resist it"--Amazon.com.

Sep 16, 2014
Living like a runaway by Ford, Lita, author.

Living like a runaway

The legendary lead guitarist of The Runaways presents a brutally honest memoir in which she opens up about her violently abusive marriage to a metal rocker and how her escape and freedom cost her the sons she stayed in the marriage to protect.

Sep 16, 2014