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Zodiac Signs by Collins Zodiac Signs

Sep 29, 2016
Your body and the stars - the zodiac as your wellness guide by Marango, Stephanie P., author. Your body and the stars - the zodiac as your wellness guide

A revolutionary approach to wellness through astrology and the zodiac includes practical tips and exercises based on sun signs and body regions to prevent illness and illuminate one's connection to the cosmos.

Sep 29, 2016
Your best health care now - get doctor discounts, save with better health insurance, find affordable prescriptions by Lalli, Frank, author. Your best health care now - get doctor discounts, save with better health insurance, find affordable prescriptions

"Inspired by his viral New York Times article, prize-winning investigative journalist Frank Lalli details how he mastered the ins and outs of health care--and how you, too, can get the best care for your money. Frank Lalli, the former editor of Money and George magazines, has devoted his career to getting to the bottom of a good story. When he was diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma, a rare but potentially deadly blood cancer, he put his reporter's instincts to work and got the wonder drug he needed

Sep 26, 2016
You can't touch my hair and other things I still have to explain by Robinson, Phoebe author. You can't touch my hair and other things I still have to explain

Sep 30, 2016
You can knit that - foolproof instructions for fabulous sweaters by Herzog, Amy, 1975- author. You can knit that - foolproof instructions for fabulous sweaters

Intends to provide knitters of all skill levels with the sweater-making confidence they need through instructions for six sweater styles--vests, all-in-one construction, drop shoulders, raglans, yokes, and set-in sleeves.

Sep 29, 2016
You can knit that - foolproof instructions for fabulous sweaters by Herzog, Amy, 1975- author. You can knit that - foolproof instructions for fabulous sweaters

"When knitting superstar Amy Herzog gets complimented on her hand-knit sweaters, the compliments are often followed by "but I could never knit that." Now, you can! You Can Knit That is a clear, simple reference book and pattern collection that gives knitters the sweater-making confidence they need. Whether you're knitting a sweater for the first time or seeking to expand your skills to knit sweaters in styles you've never tried before, this essential guide starts with basic sweater know-how and

Sep 30, 2016
Yoga and Parkinson's disease - a journey to health and healing by Van Hulsteyn, Peggy. Yoga and Parkinson's disease - a journey to health and healing

Encourages the use of yoga as a complimentary therapy for Parkinson's disease, including step-by-step instructions and seated and assisted postures for those with limited mobility.

Sep 29, 2016
Wonderland - how play made the modern world by Johnson, Steven, 1968- author. Wonderland - how play made the modern world

"From the New York Times-bestselling author of How We Got to Now and Where Good Ideas Come From, a look at he world-changing innovations we made while keeping ourselves entertained. This lushly illustrated history of popular entertainment takes along-zoom approach, contending that the pursuit of novelty and wonder is a powerful driver of world-shaping technological change. Steven Johnson argues that, throughout history, the cutting edge of innovation lies wherever people are working the hardest

Sep 29, 2016
Wolf haven - sanctuary and the future of wild wolves in North America by Musselman, Annie Marie. Wolf haven - sanctuary and the future of wild wolves in North America

Sep 30, 2016
Wild things, wild places - adventurous tales of wildlife and conservation on planet Earth by Alexander, Jane, 1939- author. Wild things, wild places - adventurous tales of wildlife and conservation on planet Earth

In Wild Things, Wild Places, Jane Alexander movingly, with a clear eye and a knowing, keen grasp of the issues and on what is being done in conservation and the worlds of science to help the planet's most endangered species to stay alive and thrive, writes of her steady and fervent immersion into the worlds of wildlife conservation, of her coming to know the scientists throughout the world--to her, the prophets in the wilderness--who are steeped in this work, of her travels with them--and on her

Sep 30, 2016
Wild and precious life by Ziegler, Deborah, 1956- author. Wild and precious life

"Written by Deborah Ziegler, the mother of Brittany Maynard--a twenty-nine-year-old woman with a terminal brain tumor--this touching and beautiful memoir captures and celebrates her daughter's spirit and the mostly untold story of Brittany's last year oflife as she chose her right to die with dignity, a journey that inspired millions. On October 6, 2014, a video of my daughter, Brittany Maynard, was posted on YouTube. Brittany asked me to do the video with her, to support her. The first words m

Sep 29, 2016
When rivers burned - the Earth Day story by Brennan, Linda Crotta, author. When rivers burned - the Earth Day story

Presents a history of Earth Day, highlighting the people, events, and legislation responsible for changing attitudes about ecology.

Sep 30, 2016
When nobody was watching - my hard-fought journey to the top of the soccer world by Lloyd, Carli, 1982- author. When nobody was watching - my hard-fought journey to the top of the soccer world

"The celebrated star of the U.S. women's national soccer team chronicles her amazing journey to the top,"--NoveList.

Sep 30, 2016
What Washington gets wrong - the unelected officials who actually run the government and their misconceptions about the American people by Bachner, Jennifer, 1983- author. What Washington gets wrong - the unelected officials who actually run the government and their misconceptions about the American people

"Each year unelected federal administrators write thousands of regulations possessing the force of law. What do these civil servants know about the American people whom they ostensibly serve? Not much, according to this enlightening and disturbing study. The authors surveyed federal agency officials, congressional and White House staffers, and employees of various policy-making organizations about their attitudes toward and knowledge of the public. They found a significant chasm between what off

Sep 30, 2016
Weekend Wraps - 18 Quick Knit Cowls, Scarves & Shawls by Macdonald, Cecily Glowik/ Labarre, Melissa Weekend Wraps - 18 Quick Knit Cowls, Scarves & Shawls

Sep 29, 2016
Weekend wraps - 18 quick knit cowls, scarves & shawls by MacDonald, Cecily Glowik, author. Weekend wraps - 18 quick knit cowls, scarves & shawls

"Looking for knits that take only a little time but are big on style? Weekend Wraps features 18 designs that make short work of knitting gorgeous accessories. Cecily Glowik MacDonald and Melissa LaBarre, along with some of today's top design stars, have created a chic and cozy collection of cowls, shawls, shrugs, and ponchos. Many of these quick knits require less yarn than a sweater making them the perfect projects for those special skeins you've been hoarding. The projects are all worked in wo

Sep 30, 2016
Waiting for contact - the search for extraterrestrial intelligence. by Squeri, Lawrence Louis, 1942- Waiting for contact - the search for extraterrestrial intelligence.

Sep 30, 2016
Wages of rebellion by Hedges, Chris. Wages of rebellion

"Revolutions come in waves and cycles. We are again riding the crest of a revolutionary epic, much like 1848 or 1917, from the Arab Spring to movements against austerity in Greece to the Occupy movement. In Wages of Rebellion, Chris Hedges--who has chronicled the malaise and sickness of a society in terminal moral decline in his books Empire of Illusion and Death of the Liberal Class--investigates what social and psychological factors cause revolution, rebellion, and resistance. Drawing on an am

Sep 30, 2016
Waffle Street- the confession and rehabiltation of a financier by Adams, James Waffle Street- the confession and rehabiltation of a financier

Sep 29, 2016
Vogue knitting shawls & wraps. 2 by Vogue knitting shawls & wraps. 2

"Vogue® Knitting Shawls & Wraps 2 contains 35 of the most iconic patterns published in the popular magazine. Knitters of every level will find the perfect technique to try, from lace and Fair Isle to the two hottest trends: beading and double-knitting. This high-quality book will become a favorite,"--Amazon.com.

Sep 30, 2016