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Tennessee by Littman, Margaret.

Tennessee

May 27, 2016
Sweet and savory fat bombs - 100 delicious treats for fat fasts, ketogenic, paleo, and low-carb diets by Slajerova, Martina, author.

Sweet and savory fat bombs - 100 delicious treats for fat fasts, ketogenic, paleo, and low-carb diets

May 27, 2016
Making flowers - in paper, fabric and ribbon by Biddle, Steve.

Making flowers - in paper, fabric and ribbon

Presents instructions for creating twenty-seven fake floral arrangements, and offers tips on dyeing, sizing, petal cutting, and assembling bouquets and corsages.

May 27, 2016
The new milks - 100-plus dairy-free recipes for making and cooking with soy, nut, seed, grain, & coconut milks by Cheney, Dina, author.

The new milks - 100-plus dairy-free recipes for making and cooking with soy, nut, seed, grain, & coconut milks

"The definitive guide to nondairy milks--the first comprehensive cookbook demystifying milk alternatives--here's how to make and customize all types of vegan milks, with one hundred delicious recipes and handy comparison charts, tips, and guidance for choosing the right dairy-free milks for cooking and baking,"--Amazon.com.

May 27, 2016
My heart can't even believe it - A Story of Science, Love, and Down Syndrome by Silverman, Amy, 1966- author.

My heart can't even believe it - A Story of Science, Love, and Down Syndrome

May 27, 2016
Home before night by Leonard, Hugh.

Home before night

May 27, 2016
Shakespeare's gardens by Bennett, Jackie, author.

Shakespeare's gardens

Shakespeare's Gardens is a highly illustrated, informative book about the gardens that William Shakespeare knew as a boy and tended as a man, published to coincide with the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death in April 2016. This anniversary will be the focus of literary celebration of the man's life and work throughout the English speaking world and beyond. The book will focus on the gardens that Shakespeare knew, including the five gardens in Stratford upon Avon in which he gardened and ex

May 27, 2016
Saving my assassin by Prodan, Virginia, author.

Saving my assassin

May 27, 2016
Rittenhouse writers - reflections on a fiction workshop, with ten stories from the Rittenhouse Writers' Group by Rahn, James, author.

Rittenhouse writers - reflections on a fiction workshop, with ten stories from the Rittenhouse Writers' Group

"James Rahn has led the Rittenhouse Writers' Group since he founded it in 1988, making it one of America's longest-running independent fiction workshops. Hundreds of writers and would-be writers have sought out the group for its remarkable level of instruction and collaboration. Rittenhouse Writers is Rahn's memoir of the workshop and how his own evolution as both a teacher and a writer-has been intertwined with the establishment and growth of the RWG. In addition, Rahn includes ten short storie

May 27, 2016
Reports from the Zen wars - a memoir by Antinoff, Steve, author.

Reports from the Zen wars - a memoir

May 27, 2016
Reading and writing cancer - how words heal by Gubar, Susan, 1944- author.

Reading and writing cancer - how words heal

"Elaborating upon her “Living with Cancer” column in the New York Times, Susan Gubar helps patients, caregivers, and the specialists who seek to serve them. In a book both enlightening and practical, she describes how the activities of reading and writing can right some of cancer’s wrongs. To stimulate the writing process, she proposes specific exercises, prompts, and models. In discussions of the diary of Fanny Burney, the stories of Leo Tolstoy and Alice Munro, numerous memoirs, novels,

May 27, 2016
A psychiatrist's guide to successful retirement and aging - coping with change by Zal, H. Michael, author.

A psychiatrist's guide to successful retirement and aging - coping with change

May 27, 2016
Project smoke - seven steps to smoked food nirvana, plus 100 irresistible recipes from classic (slam-dunk brisket) to adventurous (smoked bacon-bourbon apple crisp) by Raichlen, Steven, author.

Project smoke - seven steps to smoked food nirvana, plus 100 irresistible recipes from classic (slam-dunk brisket) to adventurous (smoked bacon-bourbon apple crisp)

"Describes Raichlen's seven steps to smoked food nirvana, including choose your smoker, source your fuel, [and] know when your food is done. There's an in-depth rundown on various smokers; the essential brines, rubs, marinades, and barbecue sauces; ... a complete exposition of woods; and ways to smoke--cold smoking, hot smoking, smoke-roasting and smoke-braising"--

May 27, 2016
Perfectly imperfect - the art and soul of yoga practice by Baptiste, Baron, author.

Perfectly imperfect - the art and soul of yoga practice

"This book will shine new light on your journey, ignite your practice with new power, inspire new possibilities for growth, and infuse your life with the grace and confidence you seek."--Baron Baptiste A little over a decade ago, Baron Baptiste published his seminal book, Journey into Power. The first of its kind, it introduced the world to Baptiste Power Vinyasa, his signature method that marries a lifetime of studying with some of the world's most renowned yoga masters with his uniquely powerf

May 27, 2016
Parent hacks - 134 genius shortcuts for life with kids by Dornfest, Asha, author.

Parent hacks - 134 genius shortcuts for life with kids

"It's the indispensable handbook for the most seat-of-the-pants job there is--raising kids. Drawing from her award-winning blog, ParentHacks.com, which has been sharing MacGyver-like brilliance from real parenting experts-the moms and dads who are in the trenches every day-Parent Hacks presents 134 ingenious tips and shortcuts for simplifying life with little kids, allowing the whole family to take a deep breath and have more fun. What's a parent hack? It can be as simple as putting the ketchup

May 27, 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

May 27, 2016
How to create your own jewelry line by Shapiro, Emilie, author.

How to create your own jewelry line

May 27, 2016
How women decide - what's true, what's not, and what strategies spark the best choices by Huston, Therese, author.

How women decide - what's true, what's not, and what strategies spark the best choices

Our futures depend not just on the results of the choices we make, but on how well we handle making these hard choices and the serious scrutiny that comes with them. Huston shows how men and women approach decisions differently, though not necessarily in the ways we have been led to believe. She opens up the conversation about how we can best shape our habits, perceptions, and strategies, not just to make the most of our own opportunities, but to reshape the culture and bring out the best decisi

May 27, 2016
Pilgrim wheels - reflections of a cyclist crossing America by Hanson, Neil (Neil M.), 1954-

Pilgrim wheels - reflections of a cyclist crossing America

"In 2011, at 57 years old, Neil Hanson began a 3400-mile cross-country bicycle journey, exploring an America that can only be discovered on winding backroads from the saddle of a bicycle. More than just a travelogue of a bike ride across the country, Hanson's delightful and beautifully written story takes the reader on a journey that is engaging and insightful, often hilarious, sometimes poignant, and always inspiring. It's a must-read adventure that will stir your soul"--Back cover.

May 27, 2016
70Candles! - women thriving in their 8th decade by Giddan, Jane J., author.

70Candles! - women thriving in their 8th decade

May 27, 2016