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Have a happy family by Friday - how to improve communication, respect & teamwork in 5 days by Leman, Kevin.

Have a happy family by Friday - how to improve communication, respect & teamwork in 5 days

Aug 28, 2014
Home harvesting - canning, curing, pickling, preserving, vegetables, fruits, meats by Pezza, Kim.

Home harvesting - canning, curing, pickling, preserving, vegetables, fruits, meats

Aug 28, 2014
The house of Morgan - an American banking dynasty and the rise of modern finance by Chernow, Ron.

The house of Morgan - an American banking dynasty and the rise of modern finance

The winner of the National Book Award and now considered a classic, The House of Morgan is the most ambitious history ever written about an American banking dynasty. Acclaimed by The Wall Street Journal as "brilliantly researched and written", the book tells the rich, panoramic story of four generations of Morgans and the powerful, secretive firms they spawned. It is the definitive account of the rise of the modern financial world. A gripping history of banking and the booms and busts that shape

Aug 28, 2014
How to raise a drug-free kid - the straight dope for parents by Califano, Joseph A., Jr., 1931-

How to raise a drug-free kid - the straight dope for parents

Aug 28, 2014
House of spirits and whispers - the true story of a haunted house by Wilder, Annie, 1961-

House of spirits and whispers - the true story of a haunted house

Aug 28, 2014
Glow - the autobiography of Rick James by James, Rick, 1948-2004, author.

Glow - the autobiography of Rick James

"Best known for his song "Super Freak," hitmaker, singer, innovator, producer, award-winning pioneer in the fusion of funk groove and rock, the late Rick James collaborated with music biographer David Ritz in this posthumously published, wildly entertaining, and profound expression of a rock star's life and soul. He was the nephew of Temptations singer Melvin Franklin; a boy who watched and listened, mesmerized from underneath cocktail tables at the shows of Etta James and Miles Davis. He was a

Aug 28, 2014
Gasa gasa girl goes to camp - a Nisei youth behind a World War II fence by Havey, Lily Yuriko Nakai, 1938- author.

Gasa gasa girl goes to camp - a Nisei youth behind a World War II fence

"What should by now be a familiar, if always disturbing event in American history--the internment of Japanese American citizens and aliens during World War II--is given an original treatment in this creative memoir. Lily Havey was ten years old when her family of four was uprooted and sent first to Santa Anita Assembly Center in southern California and subsequently for the duration of the war to the Amache (or Granada) internment camp in southeastern Colorado. She experienced removal and confine

Aug 28, 2014
I ching = Yijing - the essential translation of the ancient Chinese oracle and book of wisdom by Minford, John

I ching = Yijing - the essential translation of the ancient Chinese oracle and book of wisdom

" A landmark new translation of the ancient Chinese oracle and book of wisdom With our lives changing at dizzying speed, the I Ching, or Book of Change, is increasingly consulted for answers to fundamental questions about the world and our place in it. The oldest extant book of divination, it dates back three thousand years to ancient shamanistic practices involving the ritual preparation of the shoulder bones of oxen. From this early form of communication with the other world, it has

Aug 28, 2014
Good morning, Mr. Mandela by La Grange, Zelda, author.

Good morning, Mr. Mandela

One of Mandela's three private secretaries and now working for the Nelson Mandela Foundation, "La Grange pays tribute to Nelson Mandela as she knew him: a teacher who gave her the most valuable lessons of her life. The Mr. Mandela we meet in these pages is a man who refused to be defined by his past, who forgave and respected all, but who was also frank, teasing, and direct. As he renewed his country, he also freed La Grange from a closed world of fear and mistrust, giving her life true meaning"

Aug 28, 2014
I need some help here! - hope for when your kids don't go according to plan by Lipp, Kathi, 1967-

I need some help here! - hope for when your kids don't go according to plan

Aug 28, 2014
In Clancy's Boots - the greatest ever round-the-world motorbike adventure by Hill, Geoff, 1956 May 21-

In Clancy's Boots - the greatest ever round-the-world motorbike adventure

Aug 28, 2014
I'll drink to that - a life in fashion, straight, no chaser by Halbreich, Betty, 1927-

I'll drink to that - a life in fashion, straight, no chaser

A personal account by the legendary Bergdorf Goodman personal shopper traces her rise from a cosseted young girl to an influential fashion authority, covering such topics as her difficult marriage, her struggles with depression, and her work with Hollywood clients.

Aug 28, 2014
Interrupted - when Jesus wrecks your comfortable Chrisitianity by Hatmaker, Jen, author.

Interrupted - when Jesus wrecks your comfortable Chrisitianity

Aug 28, 2014
Italian neighbors by Parks, Tim.

Italian neighbors

In this seductive account of an Italian neighborhood with a statue of the Virgin at one end of the street, a derelict bottle factory at the other, and a wealth of exotic flora and fauna in between, novelist Tim Parks celebrates ten years of living with his wife in Verona, Italy. More than a travel book, this is a tale of how the most curious people and places gradually assume the familiarity of home, a work that manages to be both a portrait and an invitation for everyone who has ever dreamed ab

Aug 28, 2014
The Jane Austen rules - a classic guide to modern love by Murphy, Sinéad.

The Jane Austen rules - a classic guide to modern love

"What Would Jane Do? What's a strong, independent-minded woman supposed to do in a world of insipid dating guides? Sinead Murphy responds by asking: Who has more time-tested secrets than Jane Austen, whose novels continue to captivate us almost two hundred years later? Whether you can recite paragraphs from Pride and Prejudice or just admired Colin Firth in his wet t-shirt, the romance of Jane Austen's world is one you'll never forget. Does love like that even exist today? Yes, it does. If yo

Aug 28, 2014
Judy Garland on Judy Garland - interviews and encounters by Garland, Judy.

Judy Garland on Judy Garland - interviews and encounters

Aug 28, 2014
Judaism's Ten Best Ideas - A Brief Guide for Seekers by Green, Arthur

Judaism's Ten Best Ideas - A Brief Guide for Seekers

Aug 28, 2014
Kingdom conspiracy - returning to the radical mission of the local church by McKnight, Scot.

Kingdom conspiracy - returning to the radical mission of the local church

Aug 28, 2014
Juice - recipes for juicing, cleansing & living well by De Castro, Carly, 1984-

Juice - recipes for juicing, cleansing & living well

Explains how juicing and juice cleansing can be part of a healthy lifestyle, and shares recipes for a variety of smoothies, tonics, elixirs, and detox meals.

Aug 28, 2014
God's smuggler by Andrew, Brother.

God's smuggler

The classic, true-life thriller of Brother Andrew, who risked everything to smuggle Bibles across closed borders. Over 1 million copies in print!

Aug 28, 2014