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Breast cancer surgery and reconstruction - what's right for you by Anstett, Patricia, 1947- author.

Breast cancer surgery and reconstruction - what's right for you

"Breast Cancer Surgery and Reconstruction offers a glimpse into the big picture of the various stages and types of breast reconstruction using stories and photos of real women. It offers a true picture of what breast reconstruction entails, and offers hope to those facing it. This is a book to help women with a variety of issues surrounding their choices, with powerful insights from women who have been there,"--Amazon.com.

Jun 30, 2016
Breaking Cardinal rules - basketball and the escort queen by Powell, Katina.

Breaking Cardinal rules - basketball and the escort queen

"An expose´ of sexual recruiting tactics from the journal pages of an escort queen." From front cover.

Jun 27, 2016
Boy with a knife - a story of murder, remorse, and a prisoner's fight for justice by Trounstine, Jean R., 1946- author.

Boy with a knife - a story of murder, remorse, and a prisoner's fight for justice

"Nearly a quarter of a million youth are tried, sentenced, or imprisoned as adults every year across the United States. Boy With A Knife tells the story of Karter Kane Reed, who, at the age of sixteen, was sentenced to life in an adult prison for a murder he committed in 1993 in a high school classroom"--

Jun 30, 2016
Bowhunter's guide to accurate shooting by Lauber, Lon E.

Bowhunter's guide to accurate shooting

Jun 30, 2016
Both sides of the line - my coach, the Boston mob enforcer, my mentor, the murderer - the true story of Clyde Dempsey and the 1974 Don Bosco Bears by Kelly, Kevin (Educator), author.

Both sides of the line - my coach, the Boston mob enforcer, my mentor, the murderer - the true story of Clyde Dempsey and the 1974 Don Bosco Bears

"A Story of Good and Evil, of Right and Wrong, of an Inspiring Football Coach, and of a Mobster Turned Murderer. Everyone comes in shades of gray, with a forward face and one kept in shadow. What happens when the darkness takes over, when action overrides intention, when what is done cannot be undone? Kevin Kelly's Both Sides of the Line tells the story of Jack Clyde Dempsey, a football coach at a Catholic school in Boston who forever changed the lives of countless young men. He brought unity

Jun 30, 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 30, 2016
Bluets by Nelson, Maggie, 1973-

Bluets

Jun 24, 2016
Blending families - merging households with kids 8-18 by Crow, Trevor, author.

Blending families - merging households with kids 8-18

Jun 30, 2016
Black slaves, Indian masters - slavery, emancipation, and citizenship in the Native American south by Krauthamer, Barbara, 1967-

Black slaves, Indian masters - slavery, emancipation, and citizenship in the Native American south

Jun 28, 2016
Black slaves, Indian masters - slavery, emancipation, and citizenship in the Native American south by Krauthamer, Barbara, 1967-

Black slaves, Indian masters - slavery, emancipation, and citizenship in the Native American south

"From the late eighteenth century through the end of the Civil War, Choctaw and Chickasaw Indians bought, sold, and owned Africans and African Americans as slaves, a fact that persisted after the tribes' removal from the Deep South to Indian Territory. The tribes formulated racial and gender ideologies that justified this practice and marginalized free black people in the Indian nations well after the Civil War and slavery had ended. Through the end of the nineteenth century, ongoing conflicts a

Jun 30, 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
Bipolar Faith - A Black Woman's Journey With Depression and Faith by Coleman, Monica A.

Bipolar Faith - A Black Woman's Journey With Depression and Faith

Jun 30, 2016
Beyond Human - How Cutting-edge Science Is Extending Our Lives by Herold, Eve

Beyond Human - How Cutting-edge Science Is Extending Our Lives

Jun 30, 2016
Beyond consequences, logic, and control. [Volume 1] - a love based approach to helping children with severe behaviors by Forbes, Heather T.

Beyond consequences, logic, and control. [Volume 1] - a love based approach to helping children with severe behaviors

Jun 30, 2016
Beyond consequences, logic, and control- a love-based approach to helping attachment-challenged children with severe behaviors by Forbes, Heather T.

Beyond consequences, logic, and control- a love-based approach to helping attachment-challenged children with severe behaviors

Jun 28, 2016
Best State Ever - A Florida Man Defends His Homeland by Barry, Dave

Best State Ever - A Florida Man Defends His Homeland

Jun 30, 2016
Best dump and freeze treats - frozen fruit salads, pies, fluffs, and more retro desserts by Sweeney, Monica, author.

Best dump and freeze treats - frozen fruit salads, pies, fluffs, and more retro desserts

Jun 30, 2016
Being Jazz - my life as a (transgender) teen by Jennings, Jazz, author.

Being Jazz - my life as a (transgender) teen

The author reccounts how her public experiences have influenced her attitude towards the transgender community, as she works to educate others about transgenderism while navigating the challenges of being a teenager.

Jun 30, 2016
Being human in God's world - an Old Testament theology of humanity by McConville, J. G. (J. Gordon), author.

Being human in God's world - an Old Testament theology of humanity

Jun 30, 2016
Being a beast - adventures across the species divide by Foster, Charles, 1962- author.

Being a beast - adventures across the species divide

To test the limits of our ability to inhabit lives that are not our own, Charles Foster set out to know the ultimate other: the nonhumans. To do that, he chose five animals and lived alongside them, sleeping as they slept, eating what they ate, learning to sense the landscape through the senses they used. In this lyrical, intimate, and completely radical look at the lives of animals, Charles Foster mingles neuroscience and psychology, nature writing and memoir, and ultimately presents an inquiry

Jun 24, 2016