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Embracing the body - finding God in our flesh and bone by Owens, Tara M., 1976-

Embracing the body - finding God in our flesh and bone

Apr 25, 2015
Elegy for Iris by Bayley, John, 1925-2015.

Elegy for Iris

Elegy for Iris is a luminous memoir about the beauty of youth and of aging and a clebration of a brilliant life and an undying love. So John Bayley descibes his life with his wife, Iris Mudoch who has Alzheimer's.

Apr 25, 2015
Eat bacon, don't jog - get strong - get lean - no bullshit by Petersen, Grant, author.

Eat bacon, don't jog - get strong - get lean - no bullshit

Apr 25, 2015
Blue yodel by Elkins, Ansel, 1982- author.

Blue yodel

Apr 25, 2015
Best hikes near Colorado Springs by Green, Stewart M., author.

Best hikes near Colorado Springs

It's not necessary to travel far from home for a great hike. With forty of the area's best hikes, all of them within an hour's drive of Colorado Springs, and these information packed guides in hand, readers have everything they need for the adventure they seek, from an easy nature walk to a multiday backpack. Each hike includes everything about the trail: color photos, brief route description, directions to the trailhead (including GPS coordinates), length, hiking time, level of difficulty, fees

Apr 25, 2015
First wilderness - my quest in the territory of Alaska by Keith, Sam.

First wilderness - my quest in the territory of Alaska

Apr 25, 2015
Beyond basics with natural yeast by Richardson, Melissa, author.

Beyond basics with natural yeast

"With allergies to commercial yeast on the rise, natural yeast is the easy and healthy solution to baking all the foods you love. Brush up on your techniques with Melissa Richardson's newest book, Beyond Basics with Natural Yeast, with mouthwatering recipes like Soft Pretzel Rolls, Honey Whole Wheat Bread, and Lemon Chiffon Cake. Say goodbye to commercial yeast, and hello to a healthier body!"--

Apr 25, 2015
Betting the farm on a drought - stories from the front lines of climate change by McGraw, Seamus, author.

Betting the farm on a drought - stories from the front lines of climate change

Shows how farmers, ranchers, and fisherman--many of whom are not ideologically inclined to believe in man-made climate change--are affected by extreme weather, and the risks they are taking to deal with it.

Apr 25, 2015
Beach house happy - the joy of living by the water by Van der Meer, Antonia, author.

Beach house happy - the joy of living by the water

"Beach people are not only 'house proud,' but they are irrevocably 'house happy.' With a unique attachment to their homes, coastal dwellers and their homes exude a certain warmth and beauty found nowhere else. [This book] reveals six routes to the happiness found in beach houses, exposing how the walls and windows, doors and floors, decor and architecture combine to create an atmosphere in which we can breathe easier and be our best selves"--Amazon.com.

Apr 25, 2015
The barbecue lover's big book of BBQ sauces - 225 extraordinary sauces, rubs, marinades, mops, bastes, pastes, and salsas, for smoke-cooking or grilling by Jamison, Cheryl Alters.

The barbecue lover's big book of BBQ sauces - 225 extraordinary sauces, rubs, marinades, mops, bastes, pastes, and salsas, for smoke-cooking or grilling

Apr 25, 2015
The cognoscenti's guide to Florence - shop and eat like a Florentine by Fili, Louise.

The cognoscenti's guide to Florence - shop and eat like a Florentine

Apr 25, 2015
Classic cocktails by Calabrese, Salvatore, author.

Classic cocktails

"Salvatore “The Maestro” Calabrese is one of the world's foremost cocktail experts—and drinks lovers will salut this expanded version of his classic guide. The New York Times called the original edition "a must-have," and now it contains even more: new chapters and loads of new images; up-to-the-minute information on the most exciting cocktail trends, tastes, and techniques; and newly uncovered historical tidbits (like the true origin of the Bloody Mary). Fifty new recipes include long-buried fa

Apr 25, 2015
A friendship like no other - experiencing God's amazing embrace by Barry, William A.

A friendship like no other - experiencing God's amazing embrace

Apr 25, 2015
The angels in Catholic teaching and tradition by Parente, Pascal P., 1890-

The angels in Catholic teaching and tradition

Apr 25, 2015
Cooking through cancer treatment to recovery - easy, flavorful recipes to prevent and decrease side effects at every stage of conventional therapy by Price, Lisa A.

Cooking through cancer treatment to recovery - easy, flavorful recipes to prevent and decrease side effects at every stage of conventional therapy

Apr 25, 2015
101 baseball places to see before you strike out by Pahigian, Josh, author.

101 baseball places to see before you strike out

A brand new edition of the finalist for the 2008 Casey Award, presented annually to the best baseball book, 101 Baseball Places to See Before You Strike Out profiles America's greatest baseball museums, shrines, sports bars, pop culture landmarks and ballpark sites. From sandlots and skyboxes to TV rooms and sports bars, America's love for baseball has inspired countless memories, discussions, and tributes. Josh Pahigian takes us across America to explore the places where the game's history, cul

Apr 25, 2015
100 years of Who's who in baseball by

100 years of Who's who in baseball

In celebration of the 100th issue of Who's Who in Baseball--one of the game's most venerable publications--comes a century's worth of the annual's iconic covers, insightful breakdowns of the players featured on those covers, and informative accounts of the baseball history tied to each year's issue.

Apr 25, 2015
Crochet the perfect gift - designs just right for giving and ideas for every occasion by Goldin, Kat, author.

Crochet the perfect gift - designs just right for giving and ideas for every occasion

Apr 25, 2015
Creative schools - the grassroots revolution that's transforming education by Robinson, Ken, 1950- author.

Creative schools - the grassroots revolution that's transforming education

"At a time when standardized testing businesses are raking in huge profits, when many schools are struggling, and students and educators everywhere are suffering under the strain, Robinson points the way forward. He argues for an end to our outmoded industrial educational system and proposes a highly personalized, organic approach that draws on today’s unprecedented technological and professional resources to engage all students, develop their love of learning, and enable them to face the real c

Apr 25, 2015
Complete self-massage workbook - over 100 simple techniques for re-energizing body and mind by Weber, Kristine Kaoverii.

Complete self-massage workbook - over 100 simple techniques for re-energizing body and mind

100 quick-and-effective exercises designed to relieve stress and other minor health problems. Drawing on Taoist studies as well as shiatsu, reflexology and Indian Head Massage, Kristine Kaoverii Weber shows you how to harness the healing power of self-massage. All the techniques are explained with step-by-step pictures alongside clear instructions, so they're easy to understand and perform. Plus, each exercise focuses on accessible areas of the body3 hands and feet, face and head, neck, shoulder

Apr 25, 2015