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Chocolate-covered Katie - over 80 delicious recipes that are secretly good for you by Higgins, Katie.

Chocolate-covered Katie - over 80 delicious recipes that are secretly good for you

Shares recipes for healthy desserts that use only natural ingredients and feature no unnecessary fats or artifical sweeteners, including such options as chocolate brownie waffles, red velvet fudge pie, and carrot raisin cookie bites.

Feb 28, 2015
Chowderland - hearty soups & stews with sides & salads to match by Dojny, Brooke.

Chowderland - hearty soups & stews with sides & salads to match

Feb 28, 2015
A circle of quiet by L'Engle, Madeleine.

A circle of quiet

The author describes life at her family's old country farmhouse and shares her observations on nature, writing, and the human community

Feb 28, 2015
The anger management workbook - use the STOP method to replace destructive responses with constructive behavior by Nay, W. Robert.

The anger management workbook - use the STOP method to replace destructive responses with constructive behavior

"Out-of-control anger can destroy relationships, reputations, careers--even your health. But Dr. Robert Nay knows from extensive clinical experience that nearly anyone can learn to manage anger constructively--with enough practice. This systematic workbook builds core anger management skills using interactive exercises that readers can tailor to their own needs. Dr. Nay provides practical tools for identifying anger triggers, recognizing the different faces of anger, replacing aggression with ap

Feb 28, 2015
Core Java for the impatient by Horstmann, Cay S., 1959-, author.

Core Java for the impatient

The release of Java SE 8 introduced significant enhancements that impact the Core Java technologies and APIs at the heart of the Java platform. Many old Java idioms are no longer required and new features like lambda expressions will increase programmer productivity, but navigating these changes can be challenging. Core Java for the Impatient is a complete but concise guide to Java SE 8. Written by Cay Horstmann -- the author of Java SE 8 for the Really Impatient and Core Java, the classic, two-

Feb 28, 2015
Becoming a mountain - Himalayan journeys in search of the sacred and the sublime by Alter, Stephen.

Becoming a mountain - Himalayan journeys in search of the sacred and the sublime

"Stephen Alter was raised by American missionary parents in the hill station of Mussoorie, in the foothills of the Himalayas, where he and his wife, Ameeta, now live. Their idyllic existence was brutally interrupted when four armed intruders invaded their house and viciously attacked them, leaving them for dead. The violent assault and the trauma of almost dying left him questioning assumptions he had lived by since childhood. For the first time, he encountered the face of evil and the terror of

Feb 28, 2015
The case for grace - a journalist explores the evidence of transformed lives by Strobel, Lee, 1952- author.

The case for grace - a journalist explores the evidence of transformed lives

Feb 28, 2015
Airborne - The Combat Story of Ed Shames of Easy Company by Gardner, Ian

Airborne - The Combat Story of Ed Shames of Easy Company

Feb 28, 2015
Against Our Better Judgment - The Hidden History of How the United States Was Used to Create Israel by Weir, Alison

Against Our Better Judgment - The Hidden History of How the United States Was Used to Create Israel

Feb 28, 2015
The 5 love languages of children by Chapman, Gary D., 1938-

The 5 love languages of children

Feb 28, 2015
40 days of dating / An Experiment by Goodman, Timothy, author.

40 days of dating / An Experiment

Provides a full-length account of the authors' experiment with dating each other for forty days to analyze their relationship problems, collecting artwork, photographs, and texts.

Feb 28, 2015
The 22-day Revolution - The Plant-based Program That Will Transform Your Body, Reset Your Habits, and Change Your Life by Borges, Marco/ Beyonc ̌(FRW)

The 22-day Revolution - The Plant-based Program That Will Transform Your Body, Reset Your Habits, and Change Your Life

Feb 28, 2015
21 things you need to know about diabetes and your heart by Weisenberger, Jill.

21 things you need to know about diabetes and your heart

"21 Things You Need to Know About Diabetes and Your Heart is a quick way to learn about the affect of diabetes on the heart. Part of the American Diabetes Association's 21 Things series, this book gives the reader brief, concise answers to the many questions about how diabetes affects the body. Jill Weisenberger and David S. Schade describe the effects of diabetes on the heart in plain language, making it easier to understand and remember. Written and reviewed by healthcare professionals with ye

Feb 28, 2015
Alan Turing - the enigma - the book that inspired the film The Imitation Game by Hodges, Andrew.

Alan Turing - the enigma - the book that inspired the film The Imitation Game

A gripping story of mathematics, computers, cryptography, and homosexual persecution. Hodges tells how Turing's revolutionary idea of 1936-- the concept of a universal machine-- laid the foundation for the modern computer. Turing brought the idea to practical realization in 1945 with his electronic design. This work was directly related to Turing's leading role in breaking the German Enigma ciphers during World War II, a scientific triumph that was critical to Allied victory in the Atlantic. Des

Feb 28, 2015
The age of earthquakes - a guide to the extreme present by Basar, Shumon. author.

The age of earthquakes - a guide to the extreme present

Feb 28, 2015
100 essential things you didn't know you didn't know about math and the arts by Barrow, John D., 1952- author.

100 essential things you didn't know you didn't know about math and the arts

"At first glance, the worlds of math and the arts might not seem like comfortable neighbors. But as mathematician John D. Barrow points out, they have a strong and natural affinity--after all, math is the study of all patterns, and the world of the arts is rich with pattern. Barrow whisks us through 100 thought-provoking and often whimsical intersections between math and many arts, from the golden ratios of Mondrian's rectangles and the curious fractal-like nature of Pollock's drip paintings to

Feb 28, 2015
1989 - Piano, Vocal, Guitar by Swift, Taylor (COP)

1989 - Piano, Vocal, Guitar

Feb 28, 2015
17 Carnations - The Royals, The Nazis and the Biggest Cover-Up in History by Morton, Andrew

17 Carnations - The Royals, The Nazis and the Biggest Cover-Up in History

Feb 28, 2015
1,000 foods to eat before you die - a food lover's life list by Sheraton, Mimi, author.

1,000 foods to eat before you die - a food lover's life list

Features the tastes, ingredients, restaurants, dishes, and recipes from around the globe every food lover should try, including blood oranges from Italy, poutine from Canada, and piri-piri shrimp from Mozambique.

Feb 28, 2015