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Tarot triumphs - using the tarot trumps for divination and inspiration by Gilchrist, Cherry, author.

Tarot triumphs - using the tarot trumps for divination and inspiration

Aug 24, 2016
Table manners - how to behave in the modern world and why bother by Tower, Jeremiah, author.

Table manners - how to behave in the modern world and why bother

"An authoritative and witty guide to modern table manners for all occasions by one of the world's most acclaimed chefs and restaurateurs Table Manners is an entertaining and practical guide to manners for everyone and every occasion. Whether you are a guest at a potluck or the host of a dinner party, a patron of your local bar or an invitee at a state dinner, this book tells you exactly how to behave: what to talk about, what to wear, how to eat. Jeremiah Tower has advice on everything: food al

Aug 24, 2016
A super upsetting cookbook about sandwiches by Kord, Tyler, author.

A super upsetting cookbook about sandwiches

The chef of a popular New York sandwich shop presents a collection of recipes for unique sandwich combinations, using meat, fish, veggie burgers, condiments, sauces, purees, and sides.

Aug 24, 2016
Natural color by Duerr, Sasha, author.

Natural color

Aug 24, 2016
Uproot - travels in twenty-first-century music and digital culture by Clayton, Jace, author.

Uproot - travels in twenty-first-century music and digital culture

Aug 24, 2016
A little thing called life - on loving Elvis Presley, Bruce Jenner, and songs in between by Thompson, Linda, 1950- author.

A little thing called life - on loving Elvis Presley, Bruce Jenner, and songs in between

Songwriter and actress Linda Thompson breaks her silence for the first time to share the extraordinary story of her life, career, and her epic romances with two of the most celebrated, yet enigmatic, modern American superstars--Elvis Presley and Bruce Jenner. Contains lyrics to many of her songs.

Aug 24, 2016
The lion in the living room - how house cats tamed us and took over the world by Tucker, Abigail.

The lion in the living room - how house cats tamed us and took over the world

Aug 24, 2016
The world turned upside down - the global battle over god, truth, and power by Phillips, Melanie, 1951-

The world turned upside down - the global battle over god, truth, and power

In what we tell ourselves is an age of reason, we are behaving increasingly irrationally. An astonishing number of people subscribe to celebrity-endorsed cults, Mayan Armageddon prophecies, scientism, and other varieties of New Age, anti-enlightenment philosophies. Millions more advance popular conspiracy theories. Here, Melanie Phillips explains that the basic cause of this explosion of irrationality is the slow but steady marginalization of religion. We tell ourselves that faith and reason are

Aug 24, 2016
Parental incarceration and the family - psychological and social effects of imprisonment on children, parents, and caregivers by Arditti, Joyce A.

Parental incarceration and the family - psychological and social effects of imprisonment on children, parents, and caregivers

Over 2% of U.S. children under the age of 18--more than 1,700,000 children--have a parent in prison. These children experience very real disadvantages when compared to their peers: they tend to experience lower levels of educational success, social exclusion, and even a higher likelihood of their own future incarceration. Meanwhile, their new caregivers have to adjust to their new responsibilities as their lives change overnight, and the incarcerated parents are cut off from their children's dev

Aug 24, 2016
Sixty - a diary of my sixty-first year - the beginning of the end, or the end of the beginning? by Brown, Ian, 1954- author.

Sixty - a diary of my sixty-first year - the beginning of the end, or the end of the beginning?

Aug 24, 2016
Why only us - language and evolution by Berwick, Robert C., author.

Why only us - language and evolution

Aug 24, 2016
Vintage modern crochet - classic crochet lace techniques for contemporary style. by Chachula, Robyn, 1978- author.

Vintage modern crochet - classic crochet lace techniques for contemporary style.

Aug 24, 2016
They left us everything - a memoir by Johnson, Plum, author.

They left us everything - a memoir

Aug 24, 2016
Survival - a prepper's guide to life after the crash by Mattoon, Steven., author.

Survival - a prepper's guide to life after the crash

Aug 24, 2016
The spirit of Indian painting - close encounters with 101 great works, 1100-1900 by Goswamy, B. N., 1933-

The spirit of Indian painting - close encounters with 101 great works, 1100-1900

Aug 24, 2016
So you want to publish a magazine? by Lewis, Angharad, author.

So you want to publish a magazine?

Aug 24, 2016
Slow lightning - poems by Corral, Eduardo C., 1973-

Slow lightning - poems

"Eduardo C. Corral is the 2011 recipient of the Yale Series of Younger Poets award, joining such distinguished previous winners as Adrienne Rich, W.S. Merwin, and John Ashbery. Corral is the first Latino poet to win the competition. Seamlessly braiding English and Spanish, Corral's poems hurtle across literary and linguistic borders toward a lyricism that slows down experience. He employs a range of forms and phrasing, bringing the vivid particulars of his experiences as a Chicano and gay man to

Aug 24, 2016
Mind = blown - amazing facts about this weird, hilarious, insane world by Santoro, Matthew, 1985- author.

Mind = blown - amazing facts about this weird, hilarious, insane world

"Matthew Santoro's originality and humor has attracted millions of fans, making him a beloved YouTube star. His weekly videos on amazing and little-known facts are eagerly anticipated by his many subscribers and followers around the world. In his first-ever book, Matthew's love of weird and wacky knowledge explodes with new facts and stories from around the planet, and beyond. Surprising, and always entertaining, Mind = Blown offers even more of Matthew's unique take on this hilarious, crazy wor

Aug 24, 2016
Super food family classics by Oliver, Jamie

Super food family classics

Aug 24, 2016
Living with excuses - the remarkable rebirth of an American soldier by Galloway, Noah, author.

Living with excuses - the remarkable rebirth of an American soldier

The Army veteran and Dancing with the Stars contestant shares his life story, revealing how his refusal to give up in an unfair world has led him to succeed against all odds.

Aug 24, 2016