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Conquer your chronic pain - a life-changing drug-free approach for relief, recovery, and restoration by Abaci, Peter, author.

Conquer your chronic pain - a life-changing drug-free approach for relief, recovery, and restoration

"Conquer Your Chronic Pain offers the millions of chronic-pain sufferers throughout the world a transformative model for pain management. Dr. Abaci is a pioneer in understanding the biopsychosocial aspect of chronic pain and patients' demands for a more holistic and personal approach to pain management. Dr. Abaci details his own struggle with injury, surgery, and conventional recovery and pain management, then offers a wide variety of case studies and clear explanations of the latest scientific

Jun 29, 2016
The complete idiot's guide to short meditations by Gregg, Susan, 1949-

The complete idiot's guide to short meditations

This book provides expert advice on how to meditate--anytime, anywhere; brief meditations that will help you get in touch with your innermost thoughts and feelings; refreshing reflections that will inspire you to think more creatively; simple techniques to use when you need to relax and unwind.

Jun 29, 2016
Cleopatra's needles - the lost obelisks of Egypt by Brier, Bob, author.

Cleopatra's needles - the lost obelisks of Egypt

Jun 29, 2016
The classic guide to boxing by Underwood, Walt.

The classic guide to boxing

Jun 29, 2016
Christmas with Southern Living, 2016 - the complete guide to holiday cooking and decorating ;special bonus section celebrates the magazine's 50th year. by

Christmas with Southern Living, 2016 - the complete guide to holiday cooking and decorating ;special bonus section celebrates the magazine's 50th year.

Jun 29, 2016
Championship fighting - explosive punching and aggressive defense by Dempsey, Jack, 1895-1983, author.

Championship fighting - explosive punching and aggressive defense

"Jack Dempsey, one of the greatest and most popular boxers of all time, reveals the techniques behind his unparalleled success in the ring. Straightforward and with detailed illustrations, Championship Boxing instructs the reader in the theory, training, and application of powerful punching, aggressive defense, proper stance, feinting, and footwork. The methods Dempsey reveals will prove useful to both amateurs and professionals"--Page 4 of cover.

Jun 29, 2016
Catch a star - shining through adversity to become a champion by Catchings, Tamika, author.

Catch a star - shining through adversity to become a champion

WNBA, Olympic and NCAA star Tamika Catchings describes how she overcame a profound hearing loss and her parents' divorce to become an all-star college player, Olympic champion, and a professional basketball player and recounts some of the highlights of her career. --Publisher's description.

Jun 29, 2016
Bowhunter's guide to accurate shooting by Lauber, Lon E.

Bowhunter's guide to accurate shooting

Jun 29, 2016
Born on the edge of race and gender - a voice for cultural competency by Wilkinson, Willy, author.

Born on the edge of race and gender - a voice for cultural competency

In this historic moment of transgender visibility in the U.S., writer, activist, and public health consultant Willy Wilkinson's Born on the Edge of Race and Gender: A Voice for Cultural Competency uses the power of storytelling to contextualize one of the most misunderstood social issues of our time. This poetic, journalistic memoir shines an intersectional beacon on the ambiguity and complexity of mixed heritage, transgender, and disability experience, and offers an intimate window into how cur

Jun 29, 2016
A bestiary by Hoang, Lily K., author.

A bestiary

Jun 29, 2016
Bargain fever - how to shop in a discounted world by Ellwood, Mark.

Bargain fever - how to shop in a discounted world

A spirited investigation into the world of bargain hunting and how shoppers and sellers try to one-up each other -- from the haggling bazaars of Istanbul to Black Friday at a mall in upstate New York to pinnacles of global luxury such as Hermes and Louis Vuitton.

Jun 29, 2016
Archery fundamentals by Johnson, Teresa, 1977- author.

Archery fundamentals

"Archery is one of the hottest sports out there, and there's no better introduction to the sport than Archery Fundamentals, Second Edition. Inside are all of the essentials you need to succeed and get on target. Instructions and photographs guide you through every step of the process of becoming an archer, from stringing your bow to learning basic shooting technique. You'll also find insider tips for choosing, adjusting, and maintaining archery equipment as well as recommendations to improve you

Jun 29, 2016
Zinn and the art of mountain bike maintenance by Zinn, Lennard.

Zinn and the art of mountain bike maintenance

Jun 29, 2016
You are the one - a bold adventure in finding purpose, discovering the real you, and loving fully by Blackson, Kute, author.

You are the one - a bold adventure in finding purpose, discovering the real you, and loving fully

"A charismatic visionary and transformational teacher offers a bold new look at spiritual awareness providing the tools needed to live a life truly inspired by love for a whole new generation. Kute Blackson comes from a long line of spiritual leaders and works with people from all walks of life, offering his own uniquely powerful process to transform lives from the inside out. His inspirational and life-changing YouTube videos, seminars, and conferences are known throughout the world, but it's h

Jun 29, 2016
Fix your garden - how to make small spaces into green oases by Moseley, Jane, author.

Fix your garden - how to make small spaces into green oases

Jun 29, 2016
Hot dudes reading. by

Hot dudes reading.

"Based on the viral @hotdudesreading Instagram account, a gift book featuring all-new candid photos, clever captions, and hilarious hashtags celebrating handsome and highly-literate men spotted in the wilds of New York City"--

Jun 29, 2016
Florence! Foster!! Jenkins!!! - the life of the world's worst opera singer by Bullock, Darryl W. author.

Florence! Foster!! Jenkins!!! - the life of the world's worst opera singer

"Madame Jenkins couldn't carry a tune in a bucket: despite that, in 1944 at the age of 76, she played Carnegie Hall to a capacity audience and had celebrity fans by the score. Her infamous 1940s recordings are still highly-prized today. In his well-researched and thoroughly entertaining biography, Darryl W. Bullock tells of Florence Foster Jenkins meteoric rise to success and the man who stood beside her, through every sharp note. Florence was ridiculed for her poor control of timing, pitch, an

Jun 29, 2016
Flyover nation - you can't run a country you've never been to by Loesch, Dana, author.

Flyover nation - you can't run a country you've never been to

"Blaze TV and top radio host Dana Loesch explains that the biggest political problem today is that the people who run this country have no idea what life is really like for ordinary Americans. In fact, they have contempt for the very people they claim to represent. When the owners of a small pizza parlor in Indiana were asked by the local press whether they would ever cater a gay wedding, they said no, citing their personal religious beliefs. The internet responded with immediate outrage, postin

Jun 29, 2016
When pride still mattered - a life of Vince Lombardi by Maraniss, David.

When pride still mattered - a life of Vince Lombardi

This book "is the quintessential story of the American family: how Vince Lombardi, the son of an immigrant Italian butcher, rose to the top, and how his character and will to prevail transformed him, his wife, his children, his players, his sport, and ultimately the entire country. It is also a vibrant football story as well as a study of national myths and an absorbing account of mythmakers"--Jacket.

Jun 29, 2016
The botany of desire - a plant's eye view of the world by Pollan, Michael.

The botany of desire - a plant's eye view of the world

An Idaho farmer cultivates Russet Burbank potatoes so that a customer at a McDonald's half a world away can enjoy a long, golden French fry. A gardener plants tulip bulbs in the fall and, come spring, has a riotous patch of color to admire. Two straightforward examples of how humans act on nature to get what we want. Or are they? What if those potatoes and tulips have evolved to gratify certain human desires so that humans will help them multiply? What if, in other words, these plants are using

Jun 29, 2016