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Slow jogging - lose weight, stay healthy, and have fun with science-based, natural running by Tanaka, H. (Hiroaki), 1947- author.

Slow jogging - lose weight, stay healthy, and have fun with science-based, natural running

Jul 18, 2016
Seven women - and the secret of their greatness by Metaxas, Eric, author.

Seven women - and the secret of their greatness

Offers seven captivating portraits of some of history's greatest women, each of whom changed the course of history by following God's calling.--

Jul 18, 2016
Self-care for the self-aware - a guide for highly sensitive people, empaths, intuitives, and healers by Markowitz, Dave.

Self-care for the self-aware - a guide for highly sensitive people, empaths, intuitives, and healers

Jul 18, 2016
Samarkand - recipes & stories from Central Asia & the Caucases by Eden, Caroline, author.

Samarkand - recipes & stories from Central Asia & the Caucases

Jul 18, 2016
The real Peter Pan - J.M. Barrie and the boy who inspired him by Dudgeon, Piers, author.

The real Peter Pan - J.M. Barrie and the boy who inspired him

"The world has long been captivated by the story of Peter Pan and the countless movies, plays, musicals, and books that retell the story of Peter, Wendy, and the Lost Boys. Now, in this revealing behind-the-scenes book, author Piers Dudgeon examines the fascinating and complex relationships among Peter Pan's creator, J.M. Barrie, and the family of boys who inspired his work. After meeting the Llewelyn Davies family in London's Kensington Garden, Barrie struck up an intense friendship with the ch

Jul 18, 2016
A plant-based life - your complete guide to great food, radiant health, boundless energy, and a better body by Karlsen, Micaela Cook, author.

A plant-based life - your complete guide to great food, radiant health, boundless energy, and a better body

Jul 18, 2016
Why diets make us fat - the unintended consequences of our obsession with weight loss by Aamodt, Sandra.

Why diets make us fat - the unintended consequences of our obsession with weight loss

A neuroscientist uses her knowledge of brain science and biology to explain why dieting does not work and that a cycle of dieting and gaining is actually worse for one's health than being overweight.

Jul 18, 2016
Wear and tear - the threads of my life by Tynan, Tracy, author.

Wear and tear - the threads of my life

"The memoirs of a celebrity costume designer describe her upbringing in the fashionable celebrity circles of her literary parents, her family's artistic but traumatizing approaches to shopping and how the fashion-savvy perspectives of her early years shaped her relationships and career,"--NoveList.

Jul 18, 2016
Warren Buffett's ground rules - words of wisdom from the partnership letters of the world's greatest investor by Miller, Jeremy, 1978- author.

Warren Buffett's ground rules - words of wisdom from the partnership letters of the world's greatest investor

"Using the letters Warren Buffett wrote to his partners between 1956 and 1970, a veteran financial advisor presents the renowned guru's "ground rules" for investing--guidelines that remain startlingly relevant today."--

Jul 18, 2016
Wake up America - the nine virtues that made our nation great-and why we need them more than ever by Bolling, Eric, author.

Wake up America - the nine virtues that made our nation great-and why we need them more than ever

"A co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" draws on his life story to identify nine values on which America was built|including manliness, profit and religious faith|arguing that said values are under attack by Democratic leaders and must be embraced to revive the nation's dominance,"--NoveList.

Jul 18, 2016
The toughest show on earth - my rise and reign at the Metropolitan Opera by Volpe, Joseph.

The toughest show on earth - my rise and reign at the Metropolitan Opera

Behind-the-scenes look at more than forty years of the highlights, successes, and day-to-day inner workings of New York's Metropolitan Opera House by Joseph Volpe, the only general manager to have risen through the ranks. Volpe looks at the Met today as well as its glittering past. He writes about the general managers he worked under, his own embattled rise to the top, the maneuverings of its blue-chip board, and his masterful approach to making a family of highly charged artist-stars and vision

Jul 18, 2016
This bridge called my back - writings by radical women of color by

This bridge called my back - writings by radical women of color

"Through personal essays, criticism, interviews, testimonials, poetry, and visual art, this collection explores, as coeditor Cherrie Moraga writes, 'the complex confluence of identities--race, class, gender, sexuality--systemic to women of color oppression and liberation'"--Back cover.

Jul 18, 2016
Texas hold 'em made easy - a systematic process for steady winning at no-limit hold 'em by Hazelton, Walt, author.

Texas hold 'em made easy - a systematic process for steady winning at no-limit hold 'em

In the early 1900s, Charles Goren developed a simple point-count system for the game of bridge. It quickly became the most widely used process for evaluating a player's hand. It remains to this day the most commonly used process. Its popularity rests with its simplicity since it is so easy to remember. In this book, a similar point-count system is described for the game of Texas Hold'em. It allows players to quickly evaluate the strength of their cards and thereby eliminates the need to utilize,

Jul 18, 2016
Look - poems by Sharif, Solmaz, author.

Look - poems

Jul 18, 2016
The little book of healthy beauty - simple daily habits to get you glowing by LoGiudice, Pina, author.

The little book of healthy beauty - simple daily habits to get you glowing

"A revolutionary, naturopathic plan that enhances beauty, improves health, and reverses aging, Dr. Pina's powerful program is guaranteed to make readers glow from the inside out"--

Jul 18, 2016
Karate - aikido, ju-jitsu and judo by Goodman, Fay, author.

Karate - aikido, ju-jitsu and judo

The popularity of martial arts has grown tremendously in recent years as its many benefits have become apparent. As well as increasing physical fitness, they also serve to emphasize the importance of a balance between body and mind - and help encourage a sense of harmony and wellbeing. There is a wide range of disciplines to choose from and this book will introduce you to some of the most popular forms. The history and philosophy of each art is explained, followed by photographic step-by-step in

Jul 18, 2016
The Jolly Roger Social Club - a true story of a killer in paradise by Foster, Nick, 1966- author.

The Jolly Roger Social Club - a true story of a killer in paradise

"After fleeing his home in Bocas del Toro, Panama, William Dathan Holbert, aka "Wild Bill," is awaiting trial for the murder of five fellow American expatriates. Holbert's first victims were the Brown family, who lived on a remote part of the area's Darklands Peninsula. There, Holbert turned their property into the "Jolly Roger Social Club," using drink- and drug-fueled parties to get to know other ex-pats. The club's tagline was: "Over 90 percent of our members survive." But this is not just a

Jul 18, 2016
Jack Canfield's key to living the law of attraction - a simple guide to creating the life of your dreams by Canfield, Jack, 1944-

Jack Canfield's key to living the law of attraction - a simple guide to creating the life of your dreams

A guide for understanding and using the Law of Attraction--a concept which states that people attract whatever they focus on--that includes instructions, exercises, and techniques to improve people's lives by changing the way they think.

Jul 18, 2016
I've got sand in all the wrong places by Scottoline, Lisa, author.

I've got sand in all the wrong places

"Lisa and Francesca are back with another collection of warm and witty stories that will strike a chord with every woman...You will identify with these tales of guilt and fall in love with them and fierce (grand) Mother Mary."--

Jul 18, 2016
How would Buddha think? - 1,501 right-intention teachings for cultivating a peaceful mind by Kipfer, Barbara Ann, author.

How would Buddha think? - 1,501 right-intention teachings for cultivating a peaceful mind

Jul 18, 2016