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Be a Changemaker - How to Start Something That Matters by Thompson, Laurie Ann/ Drayton, Bill (FRW)

Be a Changemaker - How to Start Something That Matters

Jul 11, 2014
Beasts - what animals can teach us about the origins of good and evil by Masson, J. Moussaieff (Jeffrey Moussaieff), 1941-

Beasts - what animals can teach us about the origins of good and evil

There are two supreme predators on the planet with the most complex brains in nature: humans and orcas. In the twentieth century alone, one of these animals killed 200 million members of its own species, the other has killed none. The author's book begins here: there is something different about us. In his previous books the author has showed that animals can teach us much about our own emotions: love (dogs), contentment (cats), grief (elephants), among others. But animals have much to teach us

Jul 11, 2014
Apache Cordova API cookbook by Wargo, John M.

Apache Cordova API cookbook

Jul 11, 2014
Angry optimist - the life and times of Jon Stewart by Rogak, Lisa, 1962-

Angry optimist - the life and times of Jon Stewart

Jul 11, 2014
All you need to know about the music business by Passman, Donald S.

All you need to know about the music business

Through seven editions and twenty years, All You Need to Know About the Music Industry has been the essential go-to reference for music business pros--musicians, songwriters, entertainment lawyers, agents, concert promoters, music publishers, record company execs, and music managers--as they try to navigate the rapid transformation of their industry. Now in its eighth edition--revised and updated with crucial information on the industry's major changes in response to rapid technological advances

Jul 11, 2014
The alliance - managing talent in the networked age by Hoffman, Reid.

The alliance - managing talent in the networked age

"For most of the 20th century, the relationship between employers and employees in the developed world was all about stability and lifetime loyalty. That has recently changed, giving way to a transactional, laissez-faire approach that serves neither party well. A new arrangement is needed, the authors argue--one built on alliance (usually temporary) and reciprocity. The high-tech start-up community of Silicon Valley is pointing the way--and companies that wish to be similarly agile and entrepren

Jul 11, 2014
The banh mi handbook - recipes for crazy-delicious Vietnamese sandwiches by Nguyen, Andrea Quynhgiao.

The banh mi handbook - recipes for crazy-delicious Vietnamese sandwiches

"A cookbook devoted to the beloved Vietnamese sandwich, with 50 recipes ranging from classic fillings to innovative modern combinations. The Banh Mi Handbook opens a new realm of flavor for cooks who are tired of the same old sandwiches. Who can resist the addictive combination of crisp baguette, succulent fillings (such as grilled pork, roast chicken, or "the special," which is loaded with garlicky pork liver pa^te and thin slices of Vietnamese cold-cuts) and toppings (like tangy daikon and car

Jul 11, 2014
The blender girl - super-easy, super-healthy meals, snacks, desserts & drinks by Masters, Tess.

The blender girl - super-easy, super-healthy meals, snacks, desserts & drinks

Presents one hundred recipes for gluten-free, vegan dishes which can be made with a blender, offering such options as smoothies, soups, spreads, and desserts, along with salads and entrees with a blender component.

Jul 11, 2014
The big bang theory - Edwin Hubble and the origins of the universe by Bortz, Fred, 1944- author.

The big bang theory - Edwin Hubble and the origins of the universe

Examines how the discoveries of Edwin Hubble changed the way scientists viewed the field of cosmology and the origins of the universe.

Jul 11, 2014
Breaking free - true stories of girls who escaped modern slavery by Sher, Abby, author.

Breaking free - true stories of girls who escaped modern slavery

Tells the stories of three girls who survived sexual slavery and how they are now working to help others who face the same struggle.

Jul 11, 2014
Charles Darwin and the theory of evolution by natural selection by Bortz, Fred, 1944- author.

Charles Darwin and the theory of evolution by natural selection

Provides an overview of Darwin's life, describes the naturalist's voyages and theory of evolution.

Jul 11, 2014
A Chinaman's chance - one family's journey and the Chinese American dream by Liu, Eric.

A Chinaman's chance - one family's journey and the Chinese American dream

"From Tony Hsieh to Amy Chua to Jeremy Lin, Chinese Americans are now arriving at the highest levels of American business, civic life, and culture. But what makes this story of immigrant ascent unique is that Chinese Americans are emerging at just the same moment when China has emerged - and indeed may displace America - at the center of the global scene. What does it mean to be Chinese American in this moment? And how does exploring that question alter our notions of just what an American is an

Jul 11, 2014
Choosing gratitude - your journey to joy by DeMoss, Nancy Leigh.

Choosing gratitude - your journey to joy

Derived from a popular Revive Our Hearts radio series, "Choosing Gratitude: The Path to Joy" challenges and equips the reader to live a life of intention--a life based on thankfulness and for the freedom Christ has provided and for the blessings of others.

Jul 11, 2014
The Beat of My Own Drum - A Memoir by Holden, Wendy (CON)/ E., Sheila

The Beat of My Own Drum - A Memoir

Jul 11, 2014
A beautiful mess happy handmade home - a room-by-room guide to painting, crafting, and decorating a cheerful, more inspiring space by Larson, Elsie, author.

A beautiful mess happy handmade home - a room-by-room guide to painting, crafting, and decorating a cheerful, more inspiring space

"Give your home a "happiness makeover" with the more than 90 DIY projects, decorating tips, and inspiring ideas in this first-ever home decor book from the creators of the mega-popular style blog A Beautiful Mess"--

Jul 11, 2014
Beginning Android programming / Develop and Design by Grant, Kevin, author.

Beginning Android programming / Develop and Design

Explains how to create Android applications, showing how to build programs using interfaces, fragments, actionbars, and navigation drawers.

Jul 11, 2014
Apple cider vinegar for health - 100 amazing and unexpected uses for apple cider vinegar by Brandon, Britt.

Apple cider vinegar for health - 100 amazing and unexpected uses for apple cider vinegar

Jul 11, 2014
The best of Rose Elliot - the ultimate vegetarian collection by Elliot, Rose, author.

The best of Rose Elliot - the ultimate vegetarian collection

This title features over 150 recipes from Britain's best-loved vegetarian chef. With over four million vegetarians in the UK and more and more of us choosing to reduce our meat consumption, The Best of Rose Elliot is a timely compilation of the very best that vegetarian cuisine has to offer. Notable for her dependable, uncomplicated and trustworthy dishes, Rose Elliot's food is nevertheless imaginative, stylish and mouthwatering. In this collection you'll find Rose's favourite recipes from two o

Jul 11, 2014
Bad Feminist by Gay, Roxane

Bad Feminist

Jul 11, 2014
Autocad and Autocad Lt Bible 2015 - The Comprehensive Tutorial Resource by Finkelstein, Ellen

Autocad and Autocad Lt Bible 2015 - The Comprehensive Tutorial Resource

Jul 11, 2014