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How to handle low self-esteem by Coster, Patience.

How to handle low self-esteem

May 1, 2015
Legend - a harrowing story, from the Vietnam War, of one Green Beret's heroic mission to rescue a Special Forces team caught behind enemy lines by Blehm, Eric, author.

Legend - a harrowing story, from the Vietnam War, of one Green Beret's heroic mission to rescue a Special Forces team caught behind enemy lines

May 1, 2015
The hand on the mirror - a true story of life beyond death by Durham, Janis Heaphy, author.

The hand on the mirror - a true story of life beyond death

The author chronicles how--after intense paranormal activity in the wake of her husband's death--she launched into an investigative spiritual journey, interviewing scientists and spiritual practitioners along the way.

May 1, 2015
Quick check guide to organic foods by Wexler, Barbara, author.

Quick check guide to organic foods

"Following an organic diet can be a wise choice. But understanding the many terms out in the marketplace--from "natural" to "all natural" and even "organic" vs. "100% organic" can be tricky. What does it mean if a product is labeled "all natural?" Are the health benefits of buying organic even worth it? Which fruits and vegetables contain the lowest amounts of pesticides--and the highest? With the help of this no-nonsense guide, readers can make intelligent choices about the foods they eat with

May 1, 2015
Kaleidoscope city - a year in Varanasi by Ede, Piers Moore, author.

Kaleidoscope city - a year in Varanasi

A British travel writer's account of an extended stay in the northern Indian city of Varanasi, a 5,000-year-old "experiment in human cohabitation" on the banks of the Ganges River.

May 1, 2015
The practice of the presence of God by Lawrence, of the Resurrection, Brother, 1611-1691.

The practice of the presence of God

May 1, 2015
Pizza - award-winning pies for the home kitchen by Evans, Pete, 1973-

Pizza - award-winning pies for the home kitchen

A guide to making homemade pizzas features recipes for classic, modern, and special pies, including pizzas topped with potatoes and rosemary, shrimp with scallops and green olives, and smoky barbeque chicken.

May 1, 2015
Phishing dark waters - the offensive and defensive sides of malicious emails by Hadnagy, Christopher, author.

Phishing dark waters - the offensive and defensive sides of malicious emails

"Focusing on the basics of the phish, the underlying psychology, the skillful use of influence, and a creative program to use the phisher's weapons against him, this highly readable guide provides tools for both individuals and corporations. Hadnagy and Fincher examine some of the most current and effective phish, show you how to spot a spoofed e-mail or cloned website, explore phishing education platforms that work, and demonstrate how to create your own phish to use in your security awareness

May 1, 2015
The needlepoint book by Christensen, Jo Ippolito, author.

The needlepoint book

May 1, 2015
The matrix and philosophy - welcome to the desert of the real by

The matrix and philosophy - welcome to the desert of the real

Presents essays exploring the philosophical themes of the motion picture "The Matrix," which portrays a false world created from nothing but perceptions.

May 1, 2015
Managing meltdowns - using the S.C.A.R.E.D calming technique with children and adults with autism by Lipsky, Deborah.

Managing meltdowns - using the S.C.A.R.E.D calming technique with children and adults with autism

May 1, 2015
Making wooden jigsaw puzzles - creating heirlooms from photos & other favorite images by Ross, Charles W. (Charles Wothington), 1927-

Making wooden jigsaw puzzles - creating heirlooms from photos & other favorite images

May 1, 2015
Living passionately - 21 people who found their purpose--and how you can too! by

Living passionately - 21 people who found their purpose--and how you can too!

May 1, 2015
Motor auto repair manual 2008 - Chrysler LLC, Ford Motor Company, General Motors Corporation. by

Motor auto repair manual 2008 - Chrysler LLC, Ford Motor Company, General Motors Corporation.

May 1, 2015
Listening to stone - the art and life of Isamu Noguchi by Herrera, Hayden, author.

Listening to stone - the art and life of Isamu Noguchi

"From the author of Arshile Gorky, a major biography of the great American sculptor that redefines his legacy"--

May 1, 2015
Infamy - the shocking story of the Japanese American internment in World War II by Reeves, Richard, 1936- author.

Infamy - the shocking story of the Japanese American internment in World War II

Former Frontline journalist Reeves (Portrait of Camelot ) examines the key causes and dire consequences of the Japanese-American internment in relocation camps during WWII, concentrating on a shortsighted military strategy and anti-Japanese sentiment following the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor.

May 1, 2015
Passion pursuit - what kind of love are you making? by Dillow, Linda.

Passion pursuit - what kind of love are you making?

A ten-week study workbook designed to help you see that sex can be both holy and erotic. You can reclaim God's design for sex, make your marriage come alive, and bring God's truth and healing to your life.

May 1, 2015
On the move - a memoir by Sacks, Oliver W.

On the move - a memoir

Physician and writer Oliver Sacks recounts his experiences as a young neurologist; his physical passions--weight lifting and swimming; his love affairs, both romantic and intellectual; his guilt over leaving his family to come to America; his bond with his schizophrenic brother; and the writers and scientists--Thom Gunn, A. R. Luria, W. H. Auden, Gerald M. Edelman, Francis Crick--who influenced him.

May 1, 2015
God is not here - a soldier's struggle with torture, trauma, and the moral injuries of war by Edmonds, Bill Russell (Lieutenant Colonel), author.

God is not here - a soldier's struggle with torture, trauma, and the moral injuries of war

"In May of 2005, the U.S. government finally acknowledged that the invasion of Iraq had spawned an insurgency. With that admission, training the Iraqi Forces suddenly became a strategic priority. Lt. Col. Bill Edmonds, then a Special Forces captain, was in the first group of "official" military advisors. He arrived in Mosul in the wake of Abu Ghraib, at the height of the insurgency, and in the midst of America’s rapidly failing war strategy. In God Is Not Here, the weight of history is everywher

May 1, 2015
The great omission - reclaiming Jesus's essential teachings on discipleship by Willard, Dallas, 1935-2013.

The great omission - reclaiming Jesus's essential teachings on discipleship

The bestselling author of "The Divine Conspiracy" reveals that being a Christian is more than a ticket to heaven--it is a lifelong process of being trained by God to be like Jesus.

May 1, 2015