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Restless ambition - Grace Hartigan, painter by Curtis, Cathy (Writer on art)

Restless ambition - Grace Hartigan, painter

Jan 26, 2015
Rise - get up and live in God's great story by Trip Lee, 1987-

Rise - get up and live in God's great story

Jan 26, 2015
Rocket and lightship - essays on literature and ideas by Kirsch, Adam, 1976-

Rocket and lightship - essays on literature and ideas

"A collection of essays from a "great poet-critic-intellectual" (Daily Beast). In these brilliant, wide-ranging essays, published over the last seven years in the New Republic, The New Yorker, and elsewhere, renowned American critic Adam Kirsch explores the intersection of literature with larger questions about ideas, history, and society. Kirsch has been described as "elegant and astute . . . [a] critic of the very first order" (Michiko Kakutani, New York Times). In Rocket and Lightship he exam

Jan 22, 2015
Rocket and lightship - essays on literature and ideas by Kirsch, Adam, 1976- author.

Rocket and lightship - essays on literature and ideas

"A collection of essays from a "great poet-critic-intellectual" (Daily Beast). In these brilliant, wide-ranging essays, published over the last seven years in the New Republic, The New Yorker, and elsewhere, renowned American critic Adam Kirsch explores the intersection of literature with larger questions about ideas, history, and society. Kirsch has been described as "elegant and astute . . . [a] critic of the very first order" (Michiko Kakutani, New York Times). In Rocket and Lightship he exam

Jan 26, 2015
Rumours of glory - a memoir by Cockburn, Bruce.

Rumours of glory - a memoir

The Canadian singer and songwriter chronicles his long music career and activist efforts, as well as his Christian convictions.

Jan 26, 2015
Run of his life - the People v. O.J. Simpson by Tobin, Jeffrey

Run of his life - the People v. O.J. Simpson

Jan 23, 2015
Running dry - the global water crisis by Kallen, Stuart A., 1955-

Running dry - the global water crisis

Discusses how droughts, floods, and massive storms along with the human population affects water usage, and explains how the competition for clean water has increased.

Jan 26, 2015
Sams Teach Yourself Swift in 24 Hours by Miller, B. J.

Sams Teach Yourself Swift in 24 Hours

Jan 23, 2015
Sams teach yourself Swift in 24 hours by Miller, B.J., author.

Sams teach yourself Swift in 24 hours

Jan 26, 2015
Samsung Galaxy Tab for Seniors - Get Started Quickly With This User-friendly Tablet by Studio Visual Steps (COR)

Samsung Galaxy Tab for Seniors - Get Started Quickly With This User-friendly Tablet

Jan 26, 2015
Scary Close - Dropping the Act and Finding True Intimacy by Miller, Donald/ Goff, Bob (FRW)

Scary Close - Dropping the Act and Finding True Intimacy

Jan 26, 2015
School integration - Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka by Klein, Rebecca T, author.

School integration - Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka

Discusses the circumstances surrounding the 1954 Supreme Court case that struck down the "separate but equal" doctrine, the impact of the Court's landmark decision, and its significance in the present day.

Jan 23, 2015
Schubert's Winter Journey - anatomy of an obsession by Bostridge, Ian, author.

Schubert's Winter Journey - anatomy of an obsession

Draws on the author's first-hand experience with Franz Schubert's "Winterreise," his musical knowledge, and his training as a scholar to explore the meanings of the songs comprising this masterpiece, one of the greatest pieces of music ever written for the male solo voice.

Jan 26, 2015
Secrets and Lies - Digital Security in a Networked World by Schneier, Bruce

Secrets and Lies - Digital Security in a Networked World

Jan 26, 2015
See mom run / Every Mother's Guide to Getting Fit and Running Her First 5k by Searfoss, Megan.

See mom run / Every Mother's Guide to Getting Fit and Running Her First 5k

Jan 26, 2015
Seed bead chic - 25 elegant projects inspired by fine jewelry by Katz, Amy.

Seed bead chic - 25 elegant projects inspired by fine jewelry

"Amy Katz teaches how to make seed bead jewelry projects resembling beautiful fine jewelry. Along with the stunning photography, step-by-step instructions, and beading diagrams, this book will introduce Amy's newly invented beading stitch: the right angle ladder stitch. This book will position primarily toward the dedicated intermediate to advanced audience"--

Jan 26, 2015
Selfish, Shallow, and Self-absorbed - Sixteen Writers on the Decision Not to Have Kids by Daum, Meghan

Selfish, Shallow, and Self-absorbed - Sixteen Writers on the Decision Not to Have Kids

Jan 26, 2015
Sensational buttercream decorating - 50 projects for luscious cakes, mini-cakes & cupcakes by Madden, Carey, 1974-, author.

Sensational buttercream decorating - 50 projects for luscious cakes, mini-cakes & cupcakes

Collects fifty cake decorating projects that feature Swiss-style buttercream, with step-by-step, illustrated recipes for cakes, cupcakes, icings, and fillings, and detailed explanations of icing techniques and decorating fundamentals.

Jan 26, 2015
Sensational buttercream decorating - 50 projects for luscious cakes, mini-cakes & cupcakes by Madden, Carey, author.

Sensational buttercream decorating - 50 projects for luscious cakes, mini-cakes & cupcakes

Collects fifty cake decorating projects that feature Swiss-style buttercream, with step-by-step, illustrated recipes for cakes, cupcakes, icings, and fillings, and detailed explanations of icing techniques and decorating fundamentals.

Jan 21, 2015
Sew useful - 23 simple storage solutions to sew for the home by Shore, Debbie, author.

Sew useful - 23 simple storage solutions to sew for the home

Jan 23, 2015