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The local economy solution - how innovative, self-financing "pollinator" enterprises can grow jobs and prosperity by Shuman, Michael, author.

The local economy solution - how innovative, self-financing "pollinator" enterprises can grow jobs and prosperity

"Reinventing economic development as if small business mattered. In cities and towns across the nation, economic development is at a crossroads. A growing body of evidence has proven that its current cornerstone--incentives to attract and retain large, globally mobile businesses--is a dead end. Even those programs that focus on local business, through buy-local initiatives, for example, depend on ongoing support from government or philanthropy. The entire practice of economic development has bec

Jun 30, 2015
Will Bonsall's essential guide to radical, self-reliant gardening - innovative techniques for growing vegetables, grains, and perennial food crops with minimal fossil fuel and animal inputs by Bonsall, Will, 1949- author.

Will Bonsall's essential guide to radical, self-reliant gardening - innovative techniques for growing vegetables, grains, and perennial food crops with minimal fossil fuel and animal inputs

Jun 30, 2015
Whitney & Bobbi Kristina - the deadly price of fame by Halperin, Ian, author.

Whitney & Bobbi Kristina - the deadly price of fame

Investigative journalist Ian Halperin tells the tragic story of Whitney Houston, exploring the devastating , self-destructive secrets that plagued the singer and led Whitney--and later her daughter--down a dark and dangerous road.

Jun 30, 2015
Understanding mental disorders - your guide to DSM-5 by

Understanding mental disorders - your guide to DSM-5

Jun 30, 2015
The time Mom met Hitler, Frost came to dinner, and I heard the greatest story ever told - a memoir by Eberhart, Dikkon.

The time Mom met Hitler, Frost came to dinner, and I heard the greatest story ever told - a memoir

Jun 30, 2015
This book is gay by Dawson, James (Young adult fiction writer), author.

This book is gay

"Lesbian. Bisexual. Queer. Transgender. Striaght. Curious. This book is for everyone, regardless of gender or sexual preference. This book is for anyone who's ever dared to wonder"--Back cover.

Jun 30, 2015
There's a woman in the pulpit - Christian clergywomen share their hard days, holy moments & the healing power of humor by

There's a woman in the pulpit - Christian clergywomen share their hard days, holy moments & the healing power of humor

Jun 30, 2015
Storey's guide to raising poultry - chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, guineas, game birds by Drowns, Glenn, author.

Storey's guide to raising poultry - chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, guineas, game birds

An introductory guidebook to raising poultry for hobby, show, food, or sale, covering such topics as housing and equipment, poultry biology, flock health, and home processing of eggs and meat.

Jun 30, 2015
SPSS statistics for dummies by McCormick, Keith (Consultant), author.

SPSS statistics for dummies

Jun 30, 2015
Speed writing skills training course - speedwriting for faster not taking and dictation, an alternative to shorthand to help you take notes - easy exercises to learn faster writing in just 6 hours - free downloadable dictionary and workbook by Baker, Heat

Speed writing skills training course - speedwriting for faster not taking and dictation, an alternative to shorthand to help you take notes - easy exercises to learn faster writing in just 6 hours - free downloadable dictionary and workbook

Jun 30, 2015
You deserve a drink - boozy misadventures and tales of debauchery by Hart, Mamrie, 1983- author.

You deserve a drink - boozy misadventures and tales of debauchery

"Mamrie Hart is a drinking star with a YouTube problem. As host of the bawdy cult hit You Deserve a Drink, Hart has been entertaining viewers with her signature concoction of tasty libations and raunchy puns since 2011. Finally, Hart has compiled her best drinking stories--and worst hangovers--into one hilarious volume. From the spring break where she and her girlfriends avoided tan lines by staying at an all-male gay nudist resort, to the bachelorette party where she accidentally hired a sixty-

Jun 30, 2015
Winning the money game - lessons learned from the financial fouls of pro athletes by Foyle, Adonal, author.

Winning the money game - lessons learned from the financial fouls of pro athletes

A successful NBA veteran offers essential financial management advice for athletes, their families, and the fans to help them protect and keep their wealth. Over his sixteen-year career, former NBA center Adonal Foyle has watched other pros burn through their salaries, endorsement, and merchandising money, creating serious financial and legal hardships. While top professional athletes make millions, many have little in their bank accounts soon after hanging up their jerseys. Sixty percent of NBA

Jun 30, 2015
Art installations by Wood, Alix, author.

Art installations

Jun 29, 2015
Great balls of cheese by Buffardi, Michelle, 1979-

Great balls of cheese

"The first cookbook to bring cheese balls back into style -- with contemporary flavor combinations and adorable designs too"--

Jun 29, 2015
A Court divided - the Rehnquist court and the future of constitutional law by Tushnet, Mark V., 1945-

A Court divided - the Rehnquist court and the future of constitutional law

Jun 29, 2015
iBrain - surviving the technological alteration of the modern mind by Small, Gary, 1951-

iBrain - surviving the technological alteration of the modern mind

Neuroscientist and expert on brain function and behavior Dr. Gary Small explores how technology's march forward has altered the way young minds develop, function, and interpret information. iBrain reveals a new evolution catalyzed by technological advancement and its future implications: Where do you fit in on the evolutionary chain? What are the professional, social, and political impacts of this new brain evolution? How must you adapt and at what price? While high-tech immersion can accelerate

Jun 29, 2015
In defense of food - an eater's manifesto by Pollan, Michael.

In defense of food - an eater's manifesto

"Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants." These simple words go to the heart of food journalist Pollan's thesis. Humans used to know how to eat well, he argues, but the balanced dietary lessons that were once passed down through generations have been confused and distorted by food industry marketers, nutritional scientists, and journalists. As a result, we face today a complex culinary landscape dense with bad advice and foods that are not "real." Indeed, plain old eating is being replaced by an

Jun 29, 2015
Technopoly - the surrender of culture to technology by Postman, Neil.

Technopoly - the surrender of culture to technology

In this witty, often terrifying work of cultural criticism, the author of Amusing Ourselves to Death chronicles our transformation into a Technopoly: a society that no longer merely uses technology as a support system but instead is shaped by it--with radical consequences for the meanings of politics, art, education, intelligence, and truth.

Jun 29, 2015
Selected Poems by Ford, Mark, 1962 June 24-

Selected Poems

Jun 29, 2015
The new livestock farmer - the business of raising and selling ethical meat by Thistlethwaite, Rebecca, author.

The new livestock farmer - the business of raising and selling ethical meat

Jun 29, 2015