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The art of forgery - the minds, motives and methods of master forgers by Charney, Noah, author.

The art of forgery - the minds, motives and methods of master forgers

Explores the stories, dramas and human intrigues surrounding the world's most famous forgeries - investigating the motivations of the artists and criminals who have faked great works of art, and in doing so conned the public and the art establishment alike.

Jul 6, 2015
The art of making gelato - 50 flavors to make at home by Morano, Morgan, author.

The art of making gelato - 50 flavors to make at home

Shares easy-to-follow instructions for preparing authentic gelato and sorbetto recipes, featuring such classic Italian flavors as chocolate chip, cinnamon, coconut cream, pistachio, hazelnut, and pine nut.

Jul 2, 2015
The Art of Painting Animals by Aaseng, Maury/ Gray, Lorraine/ Morgan, Jason/ Watson, Deb/ Watts, Toni

The Art of Painting Animals

Jul 2, 2015
The Art of Sumi-e by Okamoto, Naomi

The Art of Sumi-e

Jul 6, 2015
The Art of Weaving by Regensteiner, Else

The Art of Weaving

Jul 6, 2015
The art of Zentangle - 50 inspiring drawings, designs & ideas for the meditative artist by

The art of Zentangle - 50 inspiring drawings, designs & ideas for the meditative artist

An introduction to the tools, materials, and processes of the Zentangle art form, which uses doodling to create images of structured patterns which may increase creativity and provide artistic satisfaction.

Jul 6, 2015
The art of Zentangle - 50 inspiring drawings, designs & ideas for the meditative artist. by Bremner, Margaret (ART)/ Burnell, Norma J. (ART)/ Raile, Penny (ART)/ Williams, Lara (ART)

The art of Zentangle - 50 inspiring drawings, designs & ideas for the meditative artist.

Presents an introduction to the "doodling" art form, describing the basic tools and materials and providing step-by-step instructions on how to use repetitive patterns in imaginative ways to create unusual art pieces.

Jul 2, 2015
The autism playbook for teens - imagination-based mindfulness activities to calm yourself, build independence, & connect with others by McHenry, Irene.

The autism playbook for teens - imagination-based mindfulness activities to calm yourself, build independence, & connect with others

"Teens with autism are natural observers--able to study, imitate, and learn social behavior. The Autism Playbook for Teens is designed to empower these strengths with mindfulness strategies and scripts, while also helping teens reduce anxiety, manage emotions, be more aware in the present moment, and connect with others. This book offers a unique, strengths-based approach to help teens with autism and Asperger's develop social skills , strengthen communication, and thrive"--

Jul 6, 2015
The ballet lover's companion by Anderson, Zoë, author.

The ballet lover's companion

"This engaging book is a welcome guide to the most successful and loved ballets seen on the stage today. Dance writer and critic Zoe Anderson focuses on 140 ballets, a core international repertory that encompasses works from the ethereal world of romantic ballet to the edgy, muscular works of modern choreographers. She provides a wealth of facts and insights, including information familiar only to dance world insiders, and considers such recent works as Alexei Ramansky's Shostakovich Trilogy and

Jul 6, 2015
The Beatles by Davies, Hunter, 1936-

The Beatles

The only authorized biographer of the Beatles provides a behind-the-scenes look at the famous musical group from the beginning in Liverpool through the pinnacle of their popularity, the breakup of the band, and the subsequent solo careers.

Jul 6, 2015
The beer wench's guide to beer - an unpretentious guide to craft beer by Routson, Ashley V.

The beer wench's guide to beer - an unpretentious guide to craft beer

"Leveraging her love and knowledge of fine beer, Ashley Routson's book highlights how and why craft beer is such a popular (and growing) industry"--

Jul 2, 2015
The beginner's guide to classic motorcycle restoration / Your Step-by-Step Guide to Setting Up a Workshop, Choosing a Project, Sourcing Parts, Dismantling, Renovating & Rebuilding Classic Motorcycles from th by Burns, Ricky.

The beginner's guide to classic motorcycle restoration / Your Step-by-Step Guide to Setting Up a Workshop, Choosing a Project, Sourcing Parts, Dismantling, Renovating & Rebuilding Classic Motorcycles from th

Jul 2, 2015
The best homemade kids' snacks on the planet - more than 200 healthy homemade snacks you and your kids will love by Fuentes, Laura (Chef).

The best homemade kids' snacks on the planet - more than 200 healthy homemade snacks you and your kids will love

Provides recipes for over two hundred healthy homemade snacks that kids and adults will love, including caprese skewers, baked cheese twists, and Tex-Mex chicken salad bites.

Jul 2, 2015
The best simple recipes - more than 200 flavorful, foolproof recipes that cook in 30 minutes or less by America's Test Kitchen (EDT)/ Van Ackere, Daniel J. (PHT)

The best simple recipes - more than 200 flavorful, foolproof recipes that cook in 30 minutes or less

Jul 6, 2015
The Big Bad Book of Bill Murray - A Critical Appreciation of the World's Finest Actor by Schnakenberg, Robert

The Big Bad Book of Bill Murray - A Critical Appreciation of the World's Finest Actor

Jul 6, 2015
The Big Jones cookbook - recipes for savoring the heritage of regional Southern cooking by Fehribach, Paul, author.

The Big Jones cookbook - recipes for savoring the heritage of regional Southern cooking

A cookbook of Southern cuisine as featured at Big Jones Restaurant in Chicago, Illinois.

Jul 2, 2015
The billion dollar spy - a true story of Cold War espionage and betrayal by Hoffman, David E. (David Emanuel)

The billion dollar spy - a true story of Cold War espionage and betrayal

Jul 6, 2015
The boundaries of desire - bad laws, good sex, and changing identities by Berkowitz, Eric.

The boundaries of desire - bad laws, good sex, and changing identities

"The act of reproduction, and all of its variants, have been practiced in roughly the same ways since the beginning, but our ideas about the meaning and consequences of sex are in constant flux. At any given point in time, some forms of sex have been encouraged, while others have been punished without mercy. Jump forward or backward a century, or cross a border, and the harmless fun of one society becomes the gravest crime in another. Beginning at the point when courts guarded the sanctity of t

Jul 2, 2015
The boys who challenged Hitler - Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club by Hoose, Phillip M., 1947- author.

The boys who challenged Hitler - Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club

Jul 3, 2015
The Buddha's wife - the path of awakening together - her story and reader's companion by Surrey, Janet L.

The Buddha's wife - the path of awakening together - her story and reader's companion

"What do we know of the wife and child the Buddha abandoned when he went off to seek his enlightenment? For the first time, The Buddha's Wife brings this rarely told story to the forefront, offering a nuanced portrait of this compelling and compassionate figure while also examining the practical applications her teachings have on our modern lives. Princess Yasodhara's journey is one full of loss, grief, and suffering. But through it, she discovered her own enlightenment within the deep bonds of

Jul 2, 2015