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Roots and sky - a journey home in four seasons by Purifoy, Christie.

Roots and sky - a journey home in four seasons

"When Christie Purifoy arrived at Maplehurst that September, she was heavily pregnant with both her fourth child and her dreams of creating a sanctuary that would be a fixed point in her busily spinning world. The sprawling Victorian farmhouse sitting atop a Pennsylvania hill held within its walls the possibility of a place where her family could grow, where friends could gather, and where Christie could finally grasp and hold the thing we all long for--home ... Anyone who has felt the longing f

Jun 27, 2016
Rubber band engineer - build slingshot-powered rockets, rubber band rifles, unconventional catapults, and more guerilla gadgets from household hardware by Akiyama, Lance, author.

Rubber band engineer - build slingshot-powered rockets, rubber band rifles, unconventional catapults, and more guerilla gadgets from household hardware

Offers instructions for twenty-five different gadgets, including a crossbow, pneumatic magic box, and slingshot rocket.

Jun 27, 2016
Run the World - My 3,500-mile Journey Through Running Cultures Around the Globe by Wade, Becky

Run the World - My 3,500-mile Journey Through Running Cultures Around the Globe

Jun 27, 2016
Running 5K and 10K - A Training Guide by Chalfen, David

Running 5K and 10K - A Training Guide

Jun 23, 2016
Running 5K and 10K - a training guide by Chalfen, David, author.

Running 5K and 10K - a training guide

"An accessible, jargon-free guide for all distance runners committed to improving their times. It doesn't offer any quick and easy answers; just tried-and-tested practical advice on how to train more effectively and shave a few seconds - or even minutes - off your personal best." --Back cover.

Jun 27, 2016
Sams Teach Yourself C++ in 24 Hours by Cadenhead, Rogers/ Liberty, Jesse

Sams Teach Yourself C++ in 24 Hours

Jun 27, 2016
Samsung Galaxy S7 for dummies by Hughes, Bill, 1960- author.

Samsung Galaxy S7 for dummies

Jun 27, 2016
SAT subject test - math level 2 by Joyce, Christine E, author.

SAT subject test - math level 2

Jun 27, 2016
Scalia's court - a legacy of landmark opinions and dissents by Scalia, Antonin, author.

Scalia's court - a legacy of landmark opinions and dissents

Presents speeches, rulings, and opinions that reveal the wit and intelligence of the controversial justice both on and off the bench.

Jun 27, 2016
Scapegoats - how Islamophobia helps our enemies and threatens our freedoms by Iftikhar, Arsalan, author.

Scapegoats - how Islamophobia helps our enemies and threatens our freedoms

When a murderous psychopath goes on a killing spree, law enforcement officials and the media never make his religion the central issue--unless he happens to be a Muslim. Then it sets off another frenzied wave of commentary about the inherent evils that lurk within the Muslim faith. From Fox News talking heads, who regularly smear Muslim leaders as secret terrorists, to Bill Maher, who has made Islam a routine target, it has become widely acceptable to libel a religion with a following of over 1.

Jun 27, 2016
Science of swimming faster by Riewald, Scott, Ph.D. (EDT)/ Rodeo, Scott, M.d. (EDT)

Science of swimming faster

Jun 27, 2016
Scrap quilt secrets - 6 design techniques for knockout results by Knott, Diane D., 1966- author.

Scrap quilt secrets - 6 design techniques for knockout results

Offers sixteen quilting projects using six design techniques that apply the S.C.R.A.P.S. system: style, contrast, repetition, accent color, palette, and selvages.

Jun 27, 2016
Sea kayaking - the classic manual for touring, from day trips to major expeditions by Dowd, John, author.

Sea kayaking - the classic manual for touring, from day trips to major expeditions

Still regarded as "the bible" for both new and experienced kayakers after more than thirty years in print, Sea Kayaking covers the basics of equipment and technique, including types of paddles and strokes, as well as such essential skills as how to read the weather and the water, how to navigate with and without GPS and how to travel with a group. Drawing on his many years of experience paddling in all climates, John Dowd presents practical advice on dealing with potential hazards (from surf to

Jun 27, 2016
Sea Kayaking - The Classic Manual for Touring, from Day Trips to Major Expeditions by Dowd, John/ Hoffmeister, Freya (FRW)

Sea Kayaking - The Classic Manual for Touring, from Day Trips to Major Expeditions

Jun 23, 2016
See America - a celebration of our national parks & treasured sites by

See America - a celebration of our national parks & treasured sites

Jun 27, 2016
See something, say nothing - a Homeland Security officer exposes the government's submission to jihad by Haney, Philip, author.

See something, say nothing - a Homeland Security officer exposes the government's submission to jihad

Exposes the submission, denial, and deception that run in the federal government, as it capitulates to the enemy and punishes those who reject its narrative.

Jun 27, 2016
Self-care for the Self-aware - A Guide for Highly Sensitive People, Empaths, Intuitives, and Healers by Markowitz, Dave

Self-care for the Self-aware - A Guide for Highly Sensitive People, Empaths, Intuitives, and Healers

Jun 27, 2016
Self-reg - how to help your child (and you) break the stress cycle and successfully engage with life by Shanker, Stuart, author.

Self-reg - how to help your child (and you) break the stress cycle and successfully engage with life

"The first parenting book to bring the science and psychology of children's behavior together to build brain/body awareness for self-regulation and success,"--Amazon.com.

Jun 24, 2016
Seoul man - a memoir of cars, culture, crisis, and unexpected hilarity inside a Korean corporate titan by Ahrens, Frank, 1963- author.

Seoul man - a memoir of cars, culture, crisis, and unexpected hilarity inside a Korean corporate titan

"Heartbreaking and hilarious, Seoul Man is Frank Ahrens' story of the three years he spent in Korea as the highest ranking non-Korean executive at Hyundai, shedding light on a business culture very few Western journalists have been able to experience"--

Jun 23, 2016
Seven skeletons - the evolution of the world's most famous human fossils by Pyne, Lydia V, author.

Seven skeletons - the evolution of the world's most famous human fossils

Jun 23, 2016