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The Midwife by Cohen, Susan

The Midwife

Apr 28, 2016
The Middle Eastern vegetarian cookbook by Hage, Salma, author.

The Middle Eastern vegetarian cookbook

A collection of vegetarian dishes influenced by Middle Eastern flavors from Salma Hage, author of the bestselling classic, The Lebanese Kitchen, also published by Phaidon. A definitive, fresh and approachable collection of 150 traditional recipes from an authoritative voice on Middle Eastern home cooking, Salma Hage's new book is in line with the current Western trends of consciously reducing meat, and the ancient Middle Eastern culture of largely vegetarian, mezze style dining. Traditionally, t

Apr 28, 2016
The book of the people - how to read the Bible by Wilson, A. N., 1950- author.

The book of the people - how to read the Bible

A renowned historian, biographer, and novelist provides a deeply personal, literary, and historical exploration of the Bible.

Apr 28, 2016
Bonjour kale - a memoir of Paris, love, and recipes by Beddard, Kristen, author.

Bonjour kale - a memoir of Paris, love, and recipes

Apr 28, 2016
Biocentrism - how life and consciousness are the keys to understanding the true nature of the universe by Lanza, R. P. (Robert Paul), 1956-

Biocentrism - how life and consciousness are the keys to understanding the true nature of the universe

Apr 28, 2016
From junk food to joy food - all the foods you love to eat...only better by Bauer, Joy, author.

From junk food to joy food - all the foods you love to eat...only better

Author and TODAY show nutrition expert Joy Bauer revamps your favorite indulgent recipes to allow you to enjoy both delicious food and good health, using simple tricks that cut calories, fat, sugar, and sodium

Apr 28, 2016
Grand Canyon National Park by Denniston, Jennifer Rasin, author.

Grand Canyon National Park

Lonely Planet Grand Canyon National Park is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Go rafting on the Colorado River, ride a mule down into the Grand Canyon, or view it from above on a helicopter ride around the canyon's rim; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Grand Canyon National Park and begin your journey now!Inside the Lonely Planet Grand Canyon Travel Guide: User-friendly highlights and i

Apr 28, 2016
Great food fast - Bob Warden's ultimate pressure cooker recipes by Warden, Bob.

Great food fast - Bob Warden's ultimate pressure cooker recipes

Warden heads back into the kitchen to develop some of his very best pressure cooker recipes ever, including five of his signature recipes that he perfected to even greater heights. Move over slow-cookers, it's time for great food fast!

Apr 28, 2016
Citizen Kane - a filmmaker's journey by Lebo, Harlan.

Citizen Kane - a filmmaker's journey

"With the approach of the 75th anniversary of Citizen Kane in May 2016, Harlan Lebo has written the full story of Orson Welles' masterpiece film. The book will explore: --Welles' meteoric rise to stardom in New York and the real reason behind his arrival in Hollywood --Welles' unprecedented contract with RKO Studios for total creative control and the deeper issues that impeded his work instead --The dispute over who wrote the script --The mystery of the "lost" final script, which the author has

Apr 28, 2016
China's Future by Shambaugh, David L., author.

China's Future

Apr 28, 2016
Chickpea flour does it all - Sweet, Savory, and Seasonal Gluten-Free Recipes by Love, Lindsey S., author.

Chickpea flour does it all - Sweet, Savory, and Seasonal Gluten-Free Recipes

Apr 28, 2016
Cheats and deceits - how animals and plants exploit and mislead by Stevens, Martin, 1982- author.

Cheats and deceits - how animals and plants exploit and mislead

Apr 28, 2016
A burglar's guide to the city by Manaugh, Geoff, author.

A burglar's guide to the city

Encompassing nearly 2,000 years of heists and tunnel jobs, break-ins and escapes, A Burglar's Guide to the City offers an unexpected blueprint to the criminal possibilities in the world all around us. You'll never see the city the same way again. At the core of A Burglar's Guide to the City is an unexpected and thrilling insight: how any building transforms when seen through the eyes of someone hoping to break into it. Studying architecture the way a burglar would, Geoff Manaugh takes readers th

Apr 28, 2016
Beijing & Shanghai by

Beijing & Shanghai

The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Beijing and Shanghai will lead you straight to the best attractions both cities have to offer. The guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of Beijing and Shanghai's stunning architecture, plus 3D aerial views of the key districts to explore on foot. You'll find detailed listings of the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets in this fully updated and expanded guide, plus insider tips on everything from where to find the best

Apr 28, 2016
The complete guide to natural homemade beauty products & treatments - 175 recipes from scrubs & masks to moisturizers & shampoos by Ruiz, Amelia.

The complete guide to natural homemade beauty products & treatments - 175 recipes from scrubs & masks to moisturizers & shampoos

"These beauty-enhancing and soothing cosmetics and treatments use only completely chemical-free ingredients. Amelia Ruiz guides the reader to effective use of all of nature's possibilities in homemade beauty treatments for complete skin, body and hair care. From aromatic and medicinal plants to flowers, fruits and essential oils, these incredible recipes and lifestyle tips enhance beauty inside and out. The expert step-by-step instructions for preparing all kinds of cosmetics are simple and easy

Apr 28, 2016
I do it with the lights on - and 10 more discoveries on the road to a blissfully shame-free life by Thore, Whitney Way, author.

I do it with the lights on - and 10 more discoveries on the road to a blissfully shame-free life

The star of TLC's "My Big Fat Fabulous Life" reveals how she became one of the leading faces of the body-positivity movement and uses her story to teach other young women how to be confident no matter their shape or size.

Apr 28, 2016
If you can keep it - the forgotten promise of American liberty by Metaxas, Eric, author.

If you can keep it - the forgotten promise of American liberty

Presents a critical analysis of the Founding Fathers' original intentions that argues that America is a nation bound by a radical and unprecedented idea about liberty and freedom that must be upheld by every citizen.

Apr 28, 2016
Algorithms to live by - the computer science of human decisions by Christian, Brian, 1984- author.

Algorithms to live by - the computer science of human decisions

A fascinating exploration of how insights from computer algorithms can be applied to our everyday lives, helping to solve common decision-making problems and illuminate the workings of the human mind. All our lives are constrained by limited space and time, limits that give rise to a particular set of problems. What should we do, or leave undone, in a day or a lifetime? How much messiness should we accept? What balance of new activities and familiar favorites is the most fulfilling? These may se

Apr 28, 2016
Abounding in kindness - writings for the people of God by Johnson, Elizabeth A., 1941-

Abounding in kindness - writings for the people of God

Apr 28, 2016
Be here now, remember. by

Be here now, remember.

Ram Dass's 1971 bestseller presented the wisdom traditions of Asia in an accessible, illustrated format, introducing Eastern religion to an entire generation of young Americans.

Apr 28, 2016