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The encyclopedia of drawing techniques by Harrison, Hazel, author.

The encyclopedia of drawing techniques

Detailed photographic sequences explore pencil, charcoal, pen and technical pen techniques, including shading, building up, blending, hatching, highlighting, stippling and more. Colored pencils, chalks, pastels, and pen and ink are also covered with inspirational pictures across a full range of subject matter, including landscapes, buildings, figures, animals, flowers and still life. Techniques are discussed in detail including layering, feathering, burnishing, linear marks and pointillism. The

Mar 1, 2015
The energy bus - 10 rules to fuel your life, work, and team with positive energy by Gordon, Jon, 1971-

The energy bus - 10 rules to fuel your life, work, and team with positive energy

Mar 1, 2015
The everything bartender's book by Charming, Cheryl.

The everything bartender's book

Mar 1, 2015
The exercise factor ease into the best shape of your life regardless of your age, weight or current fitness level by Kirwan, Jim.

The exercise factor ease into the best shape of your life regardless of your age, weight or current fitness level

Feb 27, 2015
The Fangirl's Guide to the Galaxy - A Handbook for Girl Geeks by Maggs, Sam

The Fangirl's Guide to the Galaxy - A Handbook for Girl Geeks

Mar 1, 2015
The fear cure - cultivating courage as medicine for the body, mind, and soul by Rankin, Lissa, 1969- author.

The fear cure - cultivating courage as medicine for the body, mind, and soul

"Not many people in the medical world are talking about how being afraid can make us sick--but the truth is that fear, left untreated, becomes a serious risk factor for conditions from heart disease to diabetes to cancer. Now Lissa Rankin, M.D., explains why we need to heal ourselves from the fear that puts our health at risk and robs our lives of joy--and shows us how fear can ultimately cure us by opening our eyes to all that needs healing in our lives"--

Mar 1, 2015
The forgiving life - a pathway to overcoming resentment and creating a legacy of love by Enright, Robert D.

The forgiving life - a pathway to overcoming resentment and creating a legacy of love

Feb 26, 2015
The forgotten skills of self-sufficiency used by the Mormon pioneers by Warnock, Caleb (Caleb J.), 1973-

The forgotten skills of self-sufficiency used by the Mormon pioneers

Mar 1, 2015
The fringe hours - making time for you by Turner, Jessica N., author.

The fringe hours - making time for you

"While life is busy with a litany of must-dos--work, parenting, keeping house, grocery shopping, laundry, and on and on--women do not have to push their own needs aside. Yet this is often what happens. There's just no time, right? Wrong. In this ... book, Jessica Turner empowers women to take back pockets of time they already have in their day in order to practice self-care and do the things they love"--Amazon.com.

Mar 1, 2015
The gene therapy plan - taking control of your genetic destiny with diet and lifestyle by Gaynor, Mitchell L., 1956-

The gene therapy plan - taking control of your genetic destiny with diet and lifestyle

"From a renowned oncologist and pioneer in integrative medicine, a breakthrough in treating and preventing disease by altering our genetic blueprint. What if the food we eat could target not only diabetes, obesity, heart disease, and cancer but the effects of aging? What if our diets could affect every aspect of our health by controlling the expression of our genes? While modern medicine largely focuses on treating symptoms with prescription drugs, Dr. Gaynor's revolutionary approach goes str

Mar 1, 2015
The Gluten Lie - And Other Myths About What You Eat by Levinovitz, Alan

The Gluten Lie - And Other Myths About What You Eat

Mar 1, 2015
The Great Divide - Unequal Societies and What We Can Do About Them by Stiglitz, Joseph E.

The Great Divide - Unequal Societies and What We Can Do About Them

Mar 1, 2015
The Hand on the Mirror - A True Story of Life Beyond Death by Durham, Janis Heaphy

The Hand on the Mirror - A True Story of Life Beyond Death

Mar 1, 2015
The Hungry Girl Diet Cookbook - Healthy Recipes for Mix-n-match Meals & Snacks by Lillien, Lisa

The Hungry Girl Diet Cookbook - Healthy Recipes for Mix-n-match Meals & Snacks

Mar 1, 2015
The illustrated world encyclopedia of butterflies & moths - a natural history and identification guide to the most significant species, including swallowtails, hairstreaks, yellows, fritillaries, blues, skippers and tiger moths by Morgan, Sally, 1957-

The illustrated world encyclopedia of butterflies & moths - a natural history and identification guide to the most significant species, including swallowtails, hairstreaks, yellows, fritillaries, blues, skippers and tiger moths

Adored for their fairy-like beauty and power of flight, butterflies and moths captivate enthusiasts world-wide. As well as being attractive to watch, these exquisite insects are also of huge biological importance. Not only are they useful pollinators, they also act as scientific 'indicators' of changing levels of light, heat and availability of food. Consequently, some species are the subject of intense study to see how well they are adapting to environmental challenges. This book has a photogra

Feb 24, 2015
The imperial presidency by Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007.

The imperial presidency

This book traces the growth of presidential power over two centuries, from George Washington to George W. Bush, examining how it has both served and harmed the Constitution and what Americans can do about it in years to come.

Mar 1, 2015
The interstellar age - inside the forty-year Voyager mission by Bell, Jim, 1965- author.

The interstellar age - inside the forty-year Voyager mission

"The story of the men and women who drove the Voyager spacecraft mission- told by a scientist who was there from the beginning. The Voyager spacecraft are our farthest-flung emissaries-11.3 billion miles away from the crew who built and still operate them, decades since their launch. Voyager 1 left the solar system in 2012; its sister craft, Voyager 2, will do so in 2015. The fantastic journey began in 1977, before the first episode of Cosmos aired. The mission was planned as a grand tour beyond

Mar 1, 2015
The irrational season / Book Three by L'Engle, Madeleine.

The irrational season / Book Three

A persistent woman journeys through the annual and liturgical seasons, reflecting on and celebrating her humanity, her Christianity, and her conflicts as woman, wife, mother, and writer

Mar 1, 2015
The Islamist phoenix - The Islamic State and the redrawing of the Middle East by Napoleoni, Loretta.

The Islamist phoenix - The Islamic State and the redrawing of the Middle East

Feb 26, 2015
The last hockey game by McDougall, Bruce, 1950- author.

The last hockey game

Feb 24, 2015