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Calming your anxious child - words to say and things to do by Trainor, Kathleen, 1955- author.

Calming your anxious child - words to say and things to do

Jun 27, 2016
A cabinet of philosophical curiosities - a collection of puzzles, oddities, riddles, and dilemmas by Sorensen, Roy A., author.

A cabinet of philosophical curiosities - a collection of puzzles, oddities, riddles, and dilemmas

Jun 27, 2016
Black man, White House - an oral history of the Obama years by Hughley, D. L. (Darryl L.), 1963- author.

Black man, White House - an oral history of the Obama years

"Drawing upon satirical interviews with the most notorious public figures of our day, a stand-up comic, actor and radio and TV host presents a hilarious send-up of the Obama years that looks at the president's successes and failures through the imagined eyes of those who saw history unfold,"--NoveList.

Jun 27, 2016
Banjo - an illustrated history by Carlin, Bob, author.

Banjo - an illustrated history

Jun 27, 2016
As the Romans do - la dolce vita in a cookbook - classic and reinvented recipes from Rome by Galasso, Eleonora.

As the Romans do - la dolce vita in a cookbook - classic and reinvented recipes from Rome

Jun 27, 2016
The art of whimsical stitching - creative stitch techniques and inspiring projects by Sharpe, Joanne, 1959- author.

The art of whimsical stitching - creative stitch techniques and inspiring projects

Paint, Stitch, Play! In The Art of Whimsical Stitching, bestselling author and teacher Joanne Sharpe shares her favorite, go-to methods for creating exuberant stitch art. If you're a sewer or quilter, you'll take your stitching in a new direction with paints, markers, and dyes. If you're a mixed-media artist, you'll learn to embellish your work with stitching. Follow step-by-step instructions and photos demonstrating a dozen inspiring techniques, including collage, stenciling, free-motion stitc

Jun 27, 2016
Bowhunter's guide to accurate shooting by Lauber, Lon E.

Bowhunter's guide to accurate shooting

Jun 27, 2016
Born on the edge of race and gender - a voice for cultural competency by Wilkinson, Willy, author.

Born on the edge of race and gender - a voice for cultural competency

In this historic moment of transgender visibility in the U.S., writer, activist, and public health consultant Willy Wilkinson's Born on the Edge of Race and Gender: A Voice for Cultural Competency uses the power of storytelling to contextualize one of the most misunderstood social issues of our time. This poetic, journalistic memoir shines an intersectional beacon on the ambiguity and complexity of mixed heritage, transgender, and disability experience, and offers an intimate window into how cur

Jun 27, 2016
A bestiary by Hoang, Lily K., author.

A bestiary

Jun 27, 2016
Bargain fever - how to shop in a discounted world by Ellwood, Mark.

Bargain fever - how to shop in a discounted world

A spirited investigation into the world of bargain hunting and how shoppers and sellers try to one-up each other -- from the haggling bazaars of Istanbul to Black Friday at a mall in upstate New York to pinnacles of global luxury such as Hermes and Louis Vuitton.

Jun 27, 2016
Archery fundamentals by Johnson, Teresa, 1977- author.

Archery fundamentals

"Archery is one of the hottest sports out there, and there's no better introduction to the sport than Archery Fundamentals, Second Edition. Inside are all of the essentials you need to succeed and get on target. Instructions and photographs guide you through every step of the process of becoming an archer, from stringing your bow to learning basic shooting technique. You'll also find insider tips for choosing, adjusting, and maintaining archery equipment as well as recommendations to improve you

Jun 27, 2016
The book of the people - how to read the Bible by Wilson, A. N., 1950- author.

The book of the people - how to read the Bible

A renowned historian, biographer, and novelist provides a deeply personal, literary, and historical exploration of the Bible.

Jun 27, 2016
Anecdotal Shakespeare - a new performance history by Menzer, Paul, 1966- author.

Anecdotal Shakespeare - a new performance history

Jun 27, 2016
Acres and pains by Perelman, S. J. (Sidney Joseph), 1904-1979.

Acres and pains

Jun 27, 2016
The beginner's photography guide - the ultimate step-by-step manual for getting the most from your digital camera by Gatcum, Chris, author.

The beginner's photography guide - the ultimate step-by-step manual for getting the most from your digital camera

Presents step-by-step digital SLR camera basics, while introducing and demonstrating a wide variety of techniques.

Jun 27, 2016
All but normal - life on Victory Road by Thornton, Shawn, author.

All but normal - life on Victory Road

Jun 27, 2016
150 best tiny home ideas by Gutiérrez, Manel Couto, author.

150 best tiny home ideas

Jun 27, 2016
The botany of desire - a plant's-eye view of the world by Pollan, Michael.

The botany of desire - a plant's-eye view of the world

Focusing on the human relationship with plants, uses botany to explore four basic human desires--sweetness, beauty, intoxication, and control--through of four plants that embody them: the apple, tulip, marijuana, and potato.

Jun 27, 2016
A botanist's vocabulary - 1300 terms explained and illustrated by Pell, Susan K., author.

A botanist's vocabulary - 1300 terms explained and illustrated

Jun 27, 2016
Blending families - merging households with kids 8-18 by Crow, Trevor, author.

Blending families - merging households with kids 8-18

Jun 27, 2016