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Visual Basic 2015 Unleashed by Del Sole, Alessandro

Visual Basic 2015 Unleashed

Jul 2, 2015
Wabi-sabi art workshop - mixed media techniques for embracing imperfection and celebrating happy accidents by Barton, Serena.

Wabi-sabi art workshop - mixed media techniques for embracing imperfection and celebrating happy accidents

Presents artistic ideas and instructions for such mixed media techniques as sponging, incising, layering, staining, and attaching embellishments that can be used to create original compositions in the Wabi-Sabi style.

Jul 4, 2015
Walking New Orleans - 30 tours exploring historic neighborhoods, waterfront districts, culinary and music corridors, and recreational wonderlands by Bronston, Barri, 1958- author.

Walking New Orleans - 30 tours exploring historic neighborhoods, waterfront districts, culinary and music corridors, and recreational wonderlands

"In Walking New Orleans, lifelong resident and writer Barri Bronston shares her love of her hometown through 30 self-guided tours that range from majestic St. Charles Avenue and funky Magazine Street to Bywater and Faubourg Marigny, two of the city's hippest neighborhoods. Within each tour, she offers tips on where to eat, drink, dance, and play, for in addition to all the history, culture, and charm tha New Orleans has to offer--and there's plenty--the Crescent City provides tourists and local

Jul 3, 2015
Weaving without a loom by Rainey, Sarita R.

Weaving without a loom

A guide to hand weaving as an art form demonstrates textures and weaves in paper, burlap, wire, yarn, and reed.

Jun 29, 2015
Web Design - Start Here - Master the Fundamentals of Website Design and Explore the Infinite Potential of Html, Html5, CSS and CSS3 by Mischook, Stefan

Web Design - Start Here - Master the Fundamentals of Website Design and Explore the Infinite Potential of Html, Html5, CSS and CSS3

Jul 2, 2015
Weekend wonder detox - quick cleanses to strengthen your body and enhance your beauty by Cook, Michelle Schoffro.

Weekend wonder detox - quick cleanses to strengthen your body and enhance your beauty

" Detoxify! Cleanse! Avoid processed foods! Detox regimens have never been more popular. But they're not always easy or completely healthy. In fact, many are arduous, lengthy, costly, and minimally effective. Now, natural health and wellness expert Michelle Schoffro Cook offers a new approach to purifying your body. In Dr. Cook's quiz, she helps you pinpoint which areas of your health and body need attention. Then she offers targeted two-day tune-up plans. Sample spa-like weekend itineraries inc

Jul 4, 2015
What's your story? - true experiences from complete strangers by Doman, Brandon, author.

What's your story? - true experiences from complete strangers

"In 2009, Brandon Doman, who has always been curious about the people with whom we share our world, sat at a local coffeehouse and decided to ask passersby a simple question: "What's your story?" Providing only paper and pens, Doman created an exploratory space that instantly intrigued people to share their stories anonymously. Now, more than 10,000 stories later, the Strangers Project has become a momentous movement, engaging strangers of all ages and backgrounds to reflect, rejoice, heal, and

Jul 4, 2015
Where the wind leads - a refugee family's miraculous story of loss, rescue, and redemption by Chung, Vinh, 1975-

Where the wind leads - a refugee family's miraculous story of loss, rescue, and redemption

A family's journey from pre-war Vietnam, through pirate attacks in the open sea, to a new home in Fort Smith, Arkansas, where poverty and discrimination could not prevent the author from graduating from Harvard Medical School.

Jul 3, 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
Who built that - awe-inspiring stories of American tinkerpreneurs by Malkin, Michelle.

Who built that - awe-inspiring stories of American tinkerpreneurs

Conservative journalist Malkin provides an eclectic journey of American capitalism, from the colonial period to the Industrial Age to the present, spotlighting little-known "tinkerpreneurs" who achieved their dreams of doing well by doing good. Learn how Paul Revere became America's first tech titan, how famous patent holders Abraham Lincoln and Mark Twain championed the nation's unique system of intellectual property rights, and more.

Jul 1, 2015
Why I wake early - new poems by Oliver, Mary, 1935-

Why I wake early - new poems

Features forty new poems that continue to express the poet's fascination and love affair with the natural world.

Jul 4, 2015
Why information grows - the evolution of order, from atoms to economies by Hidalgo, César A., 1979- author.

Why information grows - the evolution of order, from atoms to economies

"Why do some nations prosper while others do not? Economists usually turn to measures such as gross domestic product or per capita income to answer this question, but interdisciplinary theorist Cesar Hidalgo argues that we can learn more by measuring a country's ability to make complex products. In Why Information Grows, Hidalgo combines the seemingly disparate fields of economic development and physics to present this new rubric for economic growth. He believes that we should investigate what m

Jul 4, 2015
Why we need nuclear power - the environmental case by Fox, Michael H.

Why we need nuclear power - the environmental case

"Makes a case for nuclear energy as a clean-energy solution."--

Jul 2, 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
William Shakespeare's the clone army attacketh - Star Wars part the second by Doescher, Ian, author.

William Shakespeare's the clone army attacketh - Star Wars part the second

"To Shmi or not to Shmi? Torn between duty to the Jedi, attraction to Padme´, and concern for his beloved mother, yeoman Jedi Anakin Skywalker struggles to be master of his fate. The path he chooses will determine not just his own destiny, but that of the entire Republic. And thereby hangs a tale. Alack the day! A noble lady in danger. A knight and squire in battle. And a forbidden love that's written in the stars. Once again, the quill of William Shakespeare meets the galaxy of George Lucas in

Jul 4, 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
Woman-powered farm - manual for a self-sufficient lifestyle from homestead to field by Levatino, Audrey, author.

Woman-powered farm - manual for a self-sufficient lifestyle from homestead to field

Presents advice for women on how to manage a farm, discussing internships, buying or leasing a farm, tools, animals, planting techniques, sources of funding, and best business practices.

Jul 2, 2015
Women who kill- profiles of female serial killers by Davis, Carol Anne

Women who kill- profiles of female serial killers

Jul 2, 2015
Women's car DIY - the multi-tasker's manual - the girl's guide to car DIY including basic maintenance, servicing, and preparing for the MoT test by Lake, Caroline, author.

Women's car DIY - the multi-tasker's manual - the girl's guide to car DIY including basic maintenance, servicing, and preparing for the MoT test

Offers a manual written by a woman mechanic that details how to maintain and perform simple repairs on a car, from replacing a tail light to changing engine oil.

Jul 2, 2015
Wordpress for Dummies by Sabin-wilson, Lisa

Wordpress for Dummies

Jul 2, 2015