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Your song changed my life - from Jimmy Page to St. Vincent, Smokey Robinson to Hozier, thirty-five beloved artists on their journey and the music that inspired it by Boilen, Bob.

Your song changed my life - from Jimmy Page to St. Vincent, Smokey Robinson to Hozier, thirty-five beloved artists on their journey and the music that inspired it

Feb 10, 2016
Your Golden Retriever Puppy Month by Month by Albert, Terry/ Eldredge, Deb/ Gunther, Alan

Your Golden Retriever Puppy Month by Month

Feb 10, 2016
Writing fantasy & science fiction - how to create out-of-this-world novels and short stories by Card, Orson Scott, author.

Writing fantasy & science fiction - how to create out-of-this-world novels and short stories

Feb 10, 2016
Writing Down the Bones - Freeing the Writer Within by Goldberg, Natalie/ Cameron, Julia (FRW)/ Addison, Bill (FRW)

Writing Down the Bones - Freeing the Writer Within

Feb 10, 2016
Worms eat my garbage by Appelhof, Mary, author

Worms eat my garbage

Provides complete illustrated instructions on setting up and maintaining small-scale worm composting systems. Topics include: bin types, worm species, reproduction, care and feeding of worms, harvesting, and how to make the finished product of potting soil.

Feb 9, 2016
Women of Colonial America - 13 stories of courage and survival in the New World by Miller, Brandon Marie, author

Women of Colonial America - 13 stories of courage and survival in the New World

"Using a host of primary sources, author Brandon Marie Miller recounts the roles, hardships, and daily lives of Native American, European, and African women in 17th- and 18th-century colonial America. Hard work proved a constant for most women--they ensured their family's survival through their skills while others sold their labor or lived in bondage as indentured servants and slaves. Even in this world defined entirely by men, a world where no one thought it important to record a female's thoug

Feb 9, 2016
Windows Internals - User Mode by Catlin, Brian/ Hanrahan, Jamie/ Russinovich, Mark E./ Solomon, David A.

Windows Internals - User Mode

Feb 10, 2016
Windows 10 tips, tricks & shortcuts by Yarnold, Stuart, author.

Windows 10 tips, tricks & shortcuts

Feb 4, 2016
Wind sprints - shorter essays by Epstein, Joseph, 1937-

Wind sprints - shorter essays

Feb 10, 2016
Wild Drinks & Cocktails - Handcrafted Squashes, Shrubs, Switchels, Tonics, and Infusions to Mix at Home by Han, Emily

Wild Drinks & Cocktails - Handcrafted Squashes, Shrubs, Switchels, Tonics, and Infusions to Mix at Home

Feb 10, 2016
Wild by nature - from Siberia to Australia, three years alone in the wilderness on foot by Marquis, Sarah, 1972- author.

Wild by nature - from Siberia to Australia, three years alone in the wilderness on foot

One woman, 10,000 miles on foot, 6 countries, 8 pairs of hiking boots, 3,000 cups of tea, 1,000 days and nights. Not since Cheryl Strayed's adventure on the Pacific Crest Trail has there been such a powerful epic by a woman alone. In Wild by Nature, National Geographic Explorer Sarah Marquis takes you on the trail of her ten-thousand-mile solo hike from Siberia to Thailand, at which point she was transported by boat to complete the hike at her favorite tree in Australia. Against nearly insurmoun

Feb 10, 2016
Why save the bankers? - and other essays on our economic and political crisis by Piketty, Thomas, 1971- author.

Why save the bankers? - and other essays on our economic and political crisis

Feb 10, 2016
While the city slept - a love lost to violence and a young man's descent into madness by Sanders, Eli, author.

While the city slept - a love lost to violence and a young man's descent into madness

"A Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter's gripping account of one young man's path to murder--and a wake-up call for mental health care in America On a summer night in 2009, three lives intersected in one American neighborhood. Two people newly in love--Teresa Butz and Jennifer Hopper, who spent many years trying to find themselves and who eventually found each other--and a young man on a dangerous psychological descent: Isaiah Kalebu, age twenty-three, the son of a distant, authoritarian father and

Feb 4, 2016
Where the light gets in - losing my mother only to find her again by Williams-Paisley, Kimberly, 1971- author.

Where the light gets in - losing my mother only to find her again

"Many know Kimberly Williams-Paisley as the bride in the popular Steve Martin remakes of the Father of the Bride movies, the calculating Peggy Kenter on Nashville, or the wife of country megastar Brad Paisley. But in 2014, Williams-Paisley revealed a tragic secret: Her mother had been diagnosed with a rare form of dementia called Primary Progressive Aphasia at the age of sixty-one. In Where the Light Gets In, Williams-Paisley tells the full story of her mother's illness, from diagnosis through t

Feb 10, 2016
When helping hurts - how to alleviate poverty without hurting the poor-- and yourself by Corbett, Steve.

When helping hurts - how to alleviate poverty without hurting the poor-- and yourself

Churches and individual Christians typically have faulty assumptions about the causes of poverty, resulting in the use of strategies that do considerable harm to poor people and themselves. When Helping Hurts provides foundational concepts, clearly articulated general principles and relevant applications. The result is an effective and holistic ministry to the poor, not a truncated gospel. A situation is assessed for whether relief, rehabilitation, or development is the best response to a situat

Feb 4, 2016
What your financial advisor isn't telling you - the 10 essential truths you need to know about your money by Davidson, Liz (Financial advisor), author.

What your financial advisor isn't telling you - the 10 essential truths you need to know about your money

A "personal finance book that translates financial jargon and enables readers to ask the tough questions to protect their money and their financial well-being."--

Feb 9, 2016
What would Jesus craft? - 30 simple projects for making a blessed home by MacDonald, Ross, 1957-

What would Jesus craft? - 30 simple projects for making a blessed home

A humorous take on Sunday school crafts shares instructions for creating such unique items as a fedora of thorns, an Infant-of-Prague lucky lottery ticket caddy, and war-on-Christmas action figures.

Feb 10, 2016
What we gain as we grow older - on Gelassenheit by Schmid, Wilhelm, 1953-

What we gain as we grow older - on Gelassenheit

Feb 10, 2016
What to feed your baby - a pediatrician's guide to the eleven essential foods to guarantee veggie-loving, no-fuss, healthy-eating kids by Remer Altmann, Tanya, author.

What to feed your baby - a pediatrician's guide to the eleven essential foods to guarantee veggie-loving, no-fuss, healthy-eating kids

"A practicing pediatrician, bestselling author, and spokesperson for the American Academy of Pediatrics offers a simple, fool-proof, no fuss plan for raising kids who love eating nutritious food.As a pediatrician and mother of three boys, Dr. Tanya Altmann knows that good nutrition is essential for healthy kids. But parents today are bombarded with confusing, and sometimes harmful, information. Nutritional guidelines are constantly changing, and parents don't know who to trust for medically soun

Feb 10, 2016
What I Told My Daughter - Lessons from Leaders on Raising the Next Generation of Empowered Women by Tassler, Nina/ Littleton, Cynthia (CON)

What I Told My Daughter - Lessons from Leaders on Raising the Next Generation of Empowered Women

Feb 10, 2016