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The wonder of the human hand - care and repair of the body's most marvelous instrument by Wilgis, E. F. Shaw (EDT)

The wonder of the human hand - care and repair of the body's most marvelous instrument

Oct 30, 2014
The world of ice & fire - the untold history of Westeros and the Game of Thrones by Martin, George R. R.

The world of ice & fire - the untold history of Westeros and the Game of Thrones

"This is the comprehensive guide to all things Game of Thrones and beyond. From the prehistory to the coming of the First Men, through the reign of the Targaryen kings and Robert's Rebellion, this guide--co-written by George R.R. Martin and the immensely knowledgeable founders and keepers of the www.westeros.org site--will tell series readers old and new all they might want to know about the history and culture of Westeros and the lands beyond the Narrow Sea--a tapestry of all new history that G

Oct 30, 2014
The World We Create - A Message of Hope for a Planet in Peril by Beinecke, Frances/ Deans, Bob (CON)/ Weaver, Sigourney (FRW)

The World We Create - A Message of Hope for a Planet in Peril

Oct 30, 2014
The world's best cities - celebrating 220 great destinations by

The world's best cities - celebrating 220 great destinations

"Delving into the heart and soul of more than 225 cities around the globe, The World's Best Cities is a glossy, glorious tribute to cosmopolitan life. In photos and words, this irresistible volume showcases long-established great cities like Paris, Rome, New York, London, and Tokyo, as well as exciting up-and-comers, including Denver, Asheville, Oslo, and Abu Dhabi. As readable as it is beautiful, this expansive travel guide offers a playful, informative mix of inspirational personal narratives;

Oct 30, 2014
The wounded heart - hope for adult victims of childhood sexual abuse by Allender, Dan B.

The wounded heart - hope for adult victims of childhood sexual abuse

Oct 29, 2014
The wreath recipe book - year-round wreaths, swags, and other decorations to make with seasonal branches by Harampolis, Alethea.

The wreath recipe book - year-round wreaths, swags, and other decorations to make with seasonal branches

Oct 28, 2014
The zimzum of love - a new way of understanding marriage by Bell, Rob.

The zimzum of love - a new way of understanding marriage

"Despite the divorce statistics, people are still committing to each other, instinctively believing and hoping that theirs is a sacred union that will last forever. Yet when these couples encounter problems, they often lack the resources that keep them connected to this greater mystery surrounding marriage. Rob and Kristin Bell introduce a startling new way of looking at marriage, The Zimzum of Love. Zimzum is a Hebrew term where God, in order to have a relationship with the world, contracts, cr

Oct 30, 2014
The zombie book - the encyclopedia of the living dead by Redfern, Nicholas, 1964-

The zombie book - the encyclopedia of the living dead

"Rampaging, driven, killing machines. Soulless and dead. Infected and infectious. Zombies. The epidemic of the living dead is stronger than ever in today's pop-culture, but long before exotic viruses, biological warfare, and sinister military experimentsbrought the dead back to life in our cinemas and on our television screens, there were the dark spells and incantations of the ancient Egyptians, the Sumerians, and the Babylonians. Blending the historical with the modern, the biographical with t

Oct 30, 2014
Think forward to thrive - how to use the mind's power of anticipation to transcend your past and transform your life by Vilhauer, Jennice.

Think forward to thrive - how to use the mind's power of anticipation to transcend your past and transform your life

""Based on the author's research and client experiences as a psychologist, outlines 'future-directed therapy,' her method for overcoming depression, anxiety, etc. Includes practices and worksheets for redirecting thoughts and increasing readers' sense that they can create positive outcomes. Incorporates cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, meditation, and recent neuroscience"--Provided by publisher"--

Oct 30, 2014
Third chimpanzee for young people / On the Evolution and Future of the Human Animal by Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

Third chimpanzee for young people / On the Evolution and Future of the Human Animal

Examines the less than two percent of human genes that distinguish humans from chimpanzees and that link human behaviors--including genocide and drug addiction as well as language, art, and culture--to animal predecessors.

Oct 30, 2014
Thoughts are not the enemy - an innovative approach to meditation practice by Siff, Jason.

Thoughts are not the enemy - an innovative approach to meditation practice

"A revolutionary new approach to meditation: a mindfulness of thinking that accepts and investigates the thoughts that arise as you meditate--from the author of Unlearning Meditation. In most forms of meditation, the meditator is instructed to let go of thoughts as they arise. As a result, thinking is often taken, unnecessarily, to be something misguided or evil. This approach is misguided, says Jason Siff. In fact, if we allow thoughts to arise and become mindful of the thoughts themselve

Oct 30, 2014
Thrown by Howley, Kerry.

Thrown

""Thrown is Kerry Howley's masterful debut. A work of rigorous nonfiction that's sure to be branded experimental, but that's as involving and page-turning as any book I've read in a while." -Gary Shteyngart "Who can explain what draws a young brilliant writer-and a woman no less-to be mesmerized by the sight of a young man being pummeled in the ring? But out of this passion-maybe obsession-comes a great American story about overlooked heroes, the nature of violence, hope, love and nearly everyth

Oct 28, 2014
To keep time by Massey, Joseph, author.

To keep time

Oct 30, 2014
Tom Cruise by Nicholson, Amy, author.

Tom Cruise

This series takes ten roles by a single actor, each studied in a dedicated chapter, and identifies the key elements that made the performances exceptional - carefully examining the actor's craft for both a professional audience and movie fans alike. Tom Cruise first cast by Francis Ford Coppola in The Outsiders (1983), gained international notoriety in the mid-1980s thanks to Tony Scott's Top Gun (1986). One of the most sought-after actors in Hollywood, Cruise has oriented his career to blockbus

Oct 29, 2014
Too big to jail - how prosecutors compromise with corporations by Garrett, Brandon, author.

Too big to jail - how prosecutors compromise with corporations

Oct 30, 2014
Top 10 New England by Harris, Patricia, 1949- author.

Top 10 New England

Oct 30, 2014
Top 10 of everything 2015 by Terry, Paul, 1978- author.

Top 10 of everything 2015

Oct 28, 2014
Top dog - the story of marine hero Lucca by Goodavage, Maria, 1962- author.

Top dog - the story of marine hero Lucca

"The New York Times bestselling author of Soldier Dogs returns with the incredible story of K-9 Marine hero Lucca, and the handlers who fought alongside her through two bloody wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. In Top Dog, Maria Goodavage takes readers into the life of Lucca K458, a decorated and highly skilled military working dog. An extraordinary bond develops between Lucca and Marine Corps dog handlers Chris Willingham and Juan Rodriguez, in what would become a legendary 400-mission career. A Spe

Oct 29, 2014
Top piano hits for dummies by Perlmutter, Adam

Top piano hits for dummies

Oct 30, 2014
Tory Burch - In Color by Burch, Tory (ART)/ Wintour, Anna (FRW)/ Wolfe, Nandini D'souza (EDT)

Tory Burch - In Color

Oct 30, 2014