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Ty Cobb - a terrible beauty by Leerhsen, Charles, author.

Ty Cobb - a terrible beauty

"An authoritative, reliable and compelling biography of perhaps the most significant and controversial player in baseball history, Ty Cobb, drawing in part on newly discovered letters and documents"--

May 18, 2015
Uchic college girls - real advice for your first year (and beyond) by Garton, Christie, author.

Uchic college girls - real advice for your first year (and beyond)

May 23, 2015
Uchic college girls - real advice for your first year (and beyond) by Garton, Christie.

Uchic college girls - real advice for your first year (and beyond)

May 18, 2015
Unbuttoning America - a biography of Peyton Place and the unquiet reader by Cameron, Ardis, author.

Unbuttoning America - a biography of Peyton Place and the unquiet reader

May 20, 2015
Undemocratic - how unelected, unaccountable bureaucrats are stealing your liberty and freedom by Sekulow, Jay.

Undemocratic - how unelected, unaccountable bureaucrats are stealing your liberty and freedom

"Jay Sekulow--one of America's most influential attorneys--explores the current political landscape in which bureaucracy has taken over our government and provides a practical roadmap to help take back our personal liberties. From Ellis Island to the Supreme Court in just two generations, Jay Sekulow is on a mission to defend the American right to individual freedom--and he will protect it from any threat, even if that includes our current administration. According to Jay, the warning signs we

May 23, 2015
Unfair - the new science of criminal injustice by Benforado, Adam.

Unfair - the new science of criminal injustice

"A crusading legal scholar exposes the powerful psychological forces that undermine our criminal justice system--and affect us all Our nation is founded on the notion that the law is impartial, that legal cases are won or lost on the basis of evidence, careful reasoning and nuanced argument. But they may, in fact, turn on the temperature of the courtroom, the camera angle of a defendant's taped confession, or a simple word choice or gesture during a cross-examination. In Unfair, law professor A

May 23, 2015
Universal man - the lives of John Maynard Keynes by Davenport-Hines, R. P. T. (Richard Peter Treadwell), 1953- author.

Universal man - the lives of John Maynard Keynes

May 18, 2015
Universal principles of design - 125 ways to enhance usability, influence perception, increase appeal, make better design decisions, and teach through design by Lidwell, William.

Universal principles of design - 125 ways to enhance usability, influence perception, increase appeal, make better design decisions, and teach through design

This volume is a comprehensive, cross-disciplinary encyclopedia of visual design elements and principles. Organized alphabetically, it pairs clear explanations of every design concept with visual examples of the concepts applied in practice.

May 23, 2015
Up your score - SAT - the underground guide by Berger, Larry, author.

Up your score - SAT - the underground guide

Presents a study guide intended to improve the reader's score on the SAT test, and includes vocabulary words, concentration and memory activities, and sample test questions.

May 20, 2015
Visual Basic - a beginner's tutorial by Ky, Jayden, author.

Visual Basic - a beginner's tutorial

Introduces the fundamentals of Visual Basic programming, covering such topics as VB language syntax, object-oriented programming, working with numbers and dates, error handling, input output, generics, annotations, and database access.

May 23, 2015
Walking and trekking in Iceland by Dillon, Paddy.

Walking and trekking in Iceland

May 19, 2015
Walking the weight off for dummies by Palinski-Wade, Erin, author.

Walking the weight off for dummies

May 19, 2015
War bonds - love stories from the greatest generation by Hval, Cindy.

War bonds - love stories from the greatest generation

May 19, 2015
Warrior goddess training by Amara, HeatherAsh, author.

Warrior goddess training

"It's no secret that women today are juggling a lot. We now make up more than half the workforce in the United States and are busier than ever with partners, children, family and friends, often putting the needs of others ahead of our own. And if we feel overwhelmed by it all or fall short of perfection, many of us have learned to be our own worst critic rather than our own best friend. That's where finding our inner warrior goddess comes in. In "Warrior Goddess Training," bestselling author Hea

May 19, 2015
Waterfalls and wildflowers in the Southern Appalachians - thirty great hikes by Spira, Timothy P.

Waterfalls and wildflowers in the Southern Appalachians - thirty great hikes

"If you love waterfalls, here are some of the best hikes in the Southern Appalachians. And if you love plants--or simply would like to learn more about them--you will be in hiking heaven: naturalist Tim Spira's guidebook links waterfalls and wildflowers in a spectacularly beautiful region famous for both. Leading you to gorgeous waterfalls in Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, South Carolina, and Georgia, the book includes many hikes in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and along the Blu

May 23, 2015
Waterfalls and wildflowers in the Southern Appalachians - thirty great hikes by Spira, Timothy P.

Waterfalls and wildflowers in the Southern Appalachians - thirty great hikes

May 18, 2015
We don't need roads - the making of the Back to the future trilogy by Gaines, Caseen, 1986-

We don't need roads - the making of the Back to the future trilogy

"A behind-the-scenes look at the making of the wildly successful and beloved Back to the Future trilogy, just in time for the 30th anniversary Long before Marty McFly and Doc Brown traveled through time in a flying DeLorean, director Robert Zemeckis, and his friend and writing partner Bob Gale, worked tirelessly to break into the industry with a hit. During their journey to realize their dream, they encountered unprecedented challenges and regularly took the difficult way out. For the first t

May 23, 2015
When bad things happen to good quilters - survival guide for fixing & finishing any quilting project by Ford, Joan, 1961-

When bad things happen to good quilters - survival guide for fixing & finishing any quilting project

May 23, 2015
When parents part - how mothers and fathers can help their children deal with separation and divorce by Leach, Penelope, author.

When parents part - how mothers and fathers can help their children deal with separation and divorce

"From the author of the best-selling Your Baby & Child: completely practical, comprehensively researched information and advice on how you can do what is best for your child when you are going through a separation or divorce. Using the latest scientific research in child development, Penelope Leach covers the various effects of divorce on children in five stages of life (infants, toddlers/preschoolers, primary school children, teenagers, college students/young adults), many of whom are far more

May 19, 2015
Where I'm reading from - the changing world of books by Parks, Tim.

Where I'm reading from - the changing world of books

"Why do we need fiction? Why do books need to be printed on paper, copyrighted, read to the finish? Why should a group of aging Swedish men determine what "world" literature is best? Do books change anything? Did they use to? Do we read to challenge our vision of the world or to confirm it? Has novel writing turned into a job like any other? In Where I'm Reading From, the internationally acclaimed novelist and critic Tim Parks ranges over a lifetime of critical reading--from Leopardi, Dickens an

May 19, 2015