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Cravings / Recipes for All the Food You Want to Eat by Teigen, Chrissy, author.

Cravings / Recipes for All the Food You Want to Eat

Feb 4, 2016
Container theme gardens - 42 combinations, each using 5 perfectly matched plants by Ondra, Nancy J., author.

Container theme gardens - 42 combinations, each using 5 perfectly matched plants

Ondra shows you how to choose a container and a five-plant theme, and use them to create a beautiful combination for any season, situation, or taste. She shows you how to choose the color scheme, arrangement, and container that will fit your style.

Feb 2, 2016
Consciousness explained by Dennett, D. C. (Daniel Clement), author

Consciousness explained

Advances a new theory of consciousness based on insights gleaned from the fields of neuroscience, psychology, and artificial intelligence, and clears away obsolete myths about the process of thinking in conscious beings.

Feb 1, 2016
Confessions of a failed Southern lady by King, Florence.

Confessions of a failed Southern lady

Feb 3, 2016
Complete guide to a healthy dog by Adamson, Eve

Complete guide to a healthy dog

Feb 4, 2016
Climate change - what everyone needs to know® by Romm, Joseph J., author.

Climate change - what everyone needs to know®

"This book offers the most up-to-date examination of climate change's foundational science, implications for our future, and clean energy solutions that can mitigate its effects. It offers authoritative answers to the topic's most vexing questions: how will climate change impact you and your family in the coming decades? What are the future implications for owners of coastal property? Should you plan on retiring in South Florida or the U.S. Southwest or Southern Europe? Does carbon dioxide at ex

Feb 1, 2016
Classroom management strategies - targeting noncompliance by Fredericks, Robin, author.

Classroom management strategies - targeting noncompliance

Feb 4, 2016
Children of paradise - the struggle for the soul of Iran by Secor, Laura, author.

Children of paradise - the struggle for the soul of Iran

In 1979, seemingly overnight-- moving at a clip some thirty years faster than the rest of the world-- Iran became the first revolutionary theocracy in modern times. Since then, the country has been largely a black box to the West, a sinister presence looming over the horizon. But inside Iran, a breathtaking drama has unfolded since then, as religious thinkers, political operatives, poets, journalists, and activists have imagined and reimagined what Iran should be. They have drawn as deeply on th

Feb 4, 2016
Chicken soup to inspire a woman's soul - stories celebrating the wisdom, fun and freedom of midlife by

Chicken soup to inspire a woman's soul - stories celebrating the wisdom, fun and freedom of midlife

A celebration of a woman's special capacity to embrace life, redefine herself, and experience renewed passion and purpose includes stories about friendship, family, romance, and adventure.

Feb 1, 2016
Casting lots - creating a family in a beautiful, broken world by Silverman, Susan, author.

Casting lots - creating a family in a beautiful, broken world

"What does it mean to be a mother? Professional woman? Wife and partner? Sister, daughter...? How do we discover the true meaning of identity? As a child, Susan Silverman was surrounded with a loving family--even if her parents weren't happily married, they were devoted to their kids. Not a terribly faith-based family, social justice was the religion practiced at the Silvermans' home. Susan's vibrant, funny, imminently relatable voice tells of a family growing up, from her parents' devastating l

Jan 29, 2016
Capture - a theory of the mind by Kessler, David A., 1951- author.

Capture - a theory of the mind

Feb 4, 2016
C.S. Lewis's "Mere Christianity" - a biography by Marsden, George M., 1939-

C.S. Lewis's "Mere Christianity" - a biography

Jan 29, 2016
Buyer's remorse - how Obama let progressives down by Press, Bill, 1940- author.

Buyer's remorse - how Obama let progressives down

"The prominent liberal syndicated radio and television host concisely explains the many ways President Obama has failed to live up to either his promises or his progressive potential, leaving Democrats disillusioned on the issues that matter most"--

Feb 4, 2016
But you did not come back by Loridan, Marceline, 1928- author.

But you did not come back

An activist and documentary filmmaker, who was arrested in occupied France at the age of fifteen, presents this deeply personal account of her experiences during the Holocaust and the death of her father in a concentration camp that overshadowed her whole life.

Feb 1, 2016
But I love him - protecting your teen daughter from controlling, abusive dating relationships by Murray, Jill, Dr.

But I love him - protecting your teen daughter from controlling, abusive dating relationships

Is your daughter in danger? One in three girls will be in a controlling, abusive dating relationship before she graduates from high school -- from verbal or emotional abuse to sexual abuse or physical battering. Many young women -- and their parents -- aren't even aware of the indications of a potentially abusive relationship. What's most alarming is that these warning signs are also some of the behaviors that girls find most flattering: a boy pages and calls a girl often -- but as a form of con

Jan 29, 2016
Bulldog by Ricciotti, Lisa.

Bulldog

Feb 4, 2016
Brown is the new white - how the demographic revolution has created a new American majority by Phillips, Steve, 1964- author.

Brown is the new white - how the demographic revolution has created a new American majority

Describes the historical and demographic origins of the new majority in America, consisting of progressive people of color combined with progressive whites, who now stand to create social policy shifts and finally overcome a divisive racial barrier.

Feb 4, 2016
Brilliant beacons - a history of the American lighthouse by Dolin, Eric Jay, author.

Brilliant beacons - a history of the American lighthouse

Feb 4, 2016
Breast cancer by

Breast cancer

Feb 4, 2016
Boston terrier by Lehman, Patricia F., 1955-

Boston terrier

The Boston Terrier is a versatile dog who thrives as both a family lapdog and active competitor in several canine sports. Loving and loyal, small and compact, the Boston is the perfect size to snuggle under the covers and also accompany his family on their daily excursions. All newly authored text explains how the Boston can be trained to do almost anything, from performing cute tricks to excelling in obedience training and performance sports.

Feb 4, 2016